Auditions will be held Monday, Feb. 24, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the Wy’east Middle School Performing Arts Center for the Missoula Children’s Theater production of “Hansel and Gretel,” courtesy of the Columbia Center for the Arts.
Unfamiliar sounds of hooting and hollering have returned to the powder-laden slopes and forests of Mount Hood this week, as Jack Frost laid to rest any doubts that the ski season would be spared from what looked to be a frightfully dismal winter. And powder hounds with perma-grins and frosted facial hair aren’t the only ones rejoicing in the reported 134 inches of snow that has fallen so far this month on the slopes of Mount Hood.
Craven house concert rescheduled to Feb. 24; Red and Ruby bring swing to house concert; Hear Barley Draught at Sunshine Mill; more
Gorge Roller Girls win season opener; Paid youth lacrosse referees sought; HRV soccer hosts youth indoor academy
Cripple Hop at Double Mountain; Body Vox returns March 1; Trail Lovers movies March 12; more
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center is celebrating Mardi Gras Friday, Feb. 28, beginning at 6 p.m. Put on your masks, beads and other bright colored bling and celebrate Fat Tuesday (a few days early) with Mardi Gras Creole cuisine and all that jazz.
Defending champion Bruce Ludwig will face nine other community members in the 2014 SMART Tongue Twister Tournament, Feb. 28, at a new location, Columbia Center for the Arts.
On side note, school carnival is March 14
Parkdale Elementary School students worked up a sweat this week during their annual Healthy Heart Jog-A-Thon fundraiser. Under the watchful eye of the school’s iconic Pete’s Dragon painting (extra credit to those who can remember the dragon’s name), students took turns running laps around the gymnasium and, with the help of teachers and parent volunteers, getting punch-cards as Swiss-cheesy as possible during their allotted time.
HRV basketball eyes end of season; Eagle lacrosse gearing up; Cooper Spur scheduled open this weekend
Jelly Bread, more at CEBU; more
Center for the Arts presents a comedy about aesthetic and emotional discernment
How do you judge a piece of art?
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Aaron Troxel scorched the boards at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes in last week’s league action, racking up his first ever 700 series.
‘Buttons’ at Trillium Feb. 22; more
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