Langdon Cook is the author of the award-winning book, The Mushroom Hunters, a book that reveals the hidden economy surrounding wild mushroom harvesters in the Pacific Northwest. At this lecture and slideshow, follow itinerant pickers and field buyers as they hunt for mushroom in an effort to supply restaurants from coast to coast with one of nature’s best ingredients.
Danny Barnes returns to Double Mountain Oct 1 “Danny Barnes, oft-cited as a visionary in American music, has led an illustrious solo career following decades of work with the Austin-based Bad Livers.
Just because school is back in session and the leaves are beginning to change color and fall from the trees doesn’t mean that it’s time to hibernate. There are plenty of fun activities for kids of all ages — and their parents, too — like those listed below.
The Chess Club at the Hood River Library welcomes kids of all ages for friendly competition. The club meets downstairs on Tuesdays from 6-7 p.m. Bring a friend and a chess set.
A climate change march held Sunday afternoon in downtown Hood River drew approximately 200 people, many of whom were children.
Almost 300 kids from around the northwest stormed the Hood River Waterfront Park last Sunday for the annual Gorge Kids Triathlon.
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Polo as the program’s adoptable pet of the week. They describe him as follows:
If you are a woman of any age, who loves to sing and make people happy, then you won’t want to miss the “Girls’ Night Out” guest night with the Harmony of the Gorge Chorus Sept. 30 at 6:15 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Valley Christian Church.
Colette Todorov likes numbers. And it’s a good thing she does, because her job as office manager for Green Home Construction involves a lot of them.
The Ale List is an occasional series on local beers
Hops Fest Entertainment Preview, funk rock band Manimalhouse headlines
Cripple Hop plans pre-Hops Fest show Sept. 26
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Berkeley as the program’s adoptable pet of the week. They describe him as follows:
Columbia Center for the Arts will have its Semi Annual Gallery Overstock/Seconds sale Sept. 27-28 in the studio of Art Center from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Ensemble of Oregon is Oregon’s premiere professional vocal and instrumental chamber ensemble.
- Dar Williams is concerned with bees, sings about myth and power and likes towns with ‘positive proximity’
- Expect familiar and new songs from Quarterflash
- Sounds of Summer series kicks off with the Pat Travers Band July 21
- Lavender Daze features new music from MMB
- All she wants to do is dance
- 'Here' is there and everywhere
- These guys will probably grow on you
- Quiet on the set: An interview with Aaron Keim
- Lost radios and happy memories
- Welcome to our new site!