Marbach hosts sale to close photo studio

Silent auction helps Rotary scholarship

Local photographer Peter Marbach will hold a one day only fine art studio close out sale on Saturday, April 22 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 3121 Eliot Drive in Hood River.

The Porch: A place to sit and watch, but more than that …

WELL SAID: “I tend to live in the past because most of my life is there.” — Herb Caen

Amy Hawk at Double Mountain April 18

Waucoma Bookstore and Double Mountain Brewery host Hood River author Amy Shively Hawk for a book talk on Tuesday, April 18 at 6 p.m. Shively Hawk will be discussing her new book, “Six Years in the Hanoi Hilton.” The book is the story of her father, Captain James Shively, a Vietnam POW who survived six years in captivity. This event is free and open to the public.

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Eagle Creek Trail Reopens

A destination hike, Eagle Creek Trail in westernmost Hood River County, is ready for spring visitors — a major stretch that had been closed due to landslides reopened last week. Above, a team of hikers enjoy the early steps of the trail in late March.

Entertainment Update for April 12

Kit Garoutte at White Buffalo; Kay Floria at The Pines; more

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Craft, quilt show returns April 15-16

The Blossom Craft Show and the Blossom Fest Quilt Show take place Saturday and Sunday, April 15-16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Hood River County Fairgrounds. Admission and parking are free.

Entertainment Update for April 8

Daredevils at Everybody’s; Solera celebrates April 15; more

Annual Easter egg hunt, safety fair April 15 at Jackson Park

The annual Community Easter Egg Hunt, held each year on the Saturday morning before Easter at Jackson Park, will be held April 15 and again be combined with the annual Children’s Safety Fair.

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‘After Hours’ Music

Gorge band Oakenfir plays Thursday at the Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event at Underground Music Station in Hood River.

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May St. Dinner-Auction

May Street students created a number of artworks in class that will be sold to benefit the school’s Artists in Residence program, including bowls and tiled mirrors, at the annual Teddy Webber Scholarship Dinner and Student Art Auction on Thursday, April 13.

Sports Briefs: ICMGA Red, White, and Black Tourney results; Horizon golf has home match at Indian Creek

ICMGA Red, White, and Black Tourney results; Horizon golf has home match at Indian Creek

Meadows will give Crag Rats ‘bonus days’ proceeds in April

Mt. Hood Meadows will give proceeds from midweek bonus days to Hood River Crag Rats

Entertainment Update for April 5

CGOA’s Jazz Collective April 7; Dixon, Garoutte at The Pines; more

‘Astronomy for Everyone’ lecture April 15

Astronomer Kevin Manning, a former consultant with NASA, has always been passionate about astronomy, and wants to share the excitement. Visit the Hood River Library on Saturday, April 15, at 2 p.m. to learn more about astronomy and the universe.

Mid Columbia Community Concerts on tap for April-May

The Mid Columbia Community Concert Association is bringing two more concerts to The Dalles High School this season:


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