Middle school track volunteers, coaches needed; Little League sign-ups Feb. 4-6; HR Babe Ruth returning, sign-ups Jan. 29, Feb. 9; HRVHS baseball fundraiser Feb. 8
Columbia River Gorge Songwriter Summit Jan. 31; more
The second-annual Young Life Father-Daughter Dance happens Feb. 22 at the Hood River Elks Lodge from 6-8 p.m.
The first Dive-In Movie in Hood River happens Saturday at the Hood River Aquatic Center.
Middle school track and field volunteers, coaches needed; more
An interactive event promises romance, an Italian dinner, dancing, troubadours, and intrigue as you discover how Valentine’s Day began when you step back to 269 AD and meet Father Valentine, (played by Lou DeSitter) Feb. 14, at the Hood River Elks Club at 6 p.m.
CASCADE LOCKS — The Columbia Gorge Lions Club invites vendors to the 39th annual Sternwheeler Days Festival June 27- 29 in Marine Park next to the Columbia River.
‘With a Kite’ premieres Jan. 22 at Skylight; Mark your calendar: Little League sign-ups Feb. 4-6; Avalanche awareness presentation Jan. 24; HRVST nets top finishes at Seth Dawson meet
The big story in last week’s 10-pin action at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes Bowling Center has to be the terrific display by young Levi Phelps in the Wednesday night Fraternal league. Levi fired a fine 671 series that vaulted him back to the heady status of a 200 average bowler and, for the first time, vaulted him to the honorable Team of the Week.
Improvements include replacing old pool with new workout room
The Hood River Elks Lodge will welcome more than a dozen new members at its next meeting — a direct result, says Manager Gary Griffith, of recently remodeled athletic facilities at the downtown Hood River location.
PORTLAND, Ore. – Would you like to meet people from all over the world and teach them about historic places, or help protect our natural resources? Bonneville Lock and Dam needs volunteers on weekends during the spring, fall and winter months to help run its visitor centers, powerhouse display gallery, bookstore and Natural Resource program.
Tryouts for soccer academy teams Jan. 18 and 25-26
Hood River-based SO Samba FC is holding tryouts Saturday, Jan. 18, for a range of youth soccer teams the club is trying to assemble for upcoming seasons. Tryouts will run from 10 a.m. to noon for girls and 1-3 p.m. for boys at the St. Mary’s Church field (1501 Belmont Ave.), with age groups from U12 to U18.
Earning top honors last week was righty Randy Nieto, who scorched the boards with a 267 game that propelled him to a solid 681 series in the Monday night Industrial league at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes. The pro painter from across the river ended up 132 pins over his average, the most by anyone at the lanes last week, which makes him the latest Bowler of the Week.
Hillstomp at CEBU Jan. 17; more
This month, the Hood River Library Book Club is discussing “Look Again,” by Lisa Scottoline, the thrilling tale of a journalist who discovers that the child she adopted may have been stolen before he came into her life.
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