Blueprint at Underground Music Station July 1; ‘Retro punk,’ windsurfing mash up; more
This Pongo kayak will be the prize at the summer kickoff party at Kickstand Coffee and Kitchen, 13th and State streets, on June 23, 4-7 p.m. — and the Columbia Gorge Peace Village the beneficiary.
WELL DONE: The kids in the Westside Elementary talent show, with a special shout-out to emcee Ben Bauman, a fourth-grader, who ably kept things moving with a dryly humorous touch, at Wednesday’s event.
Hood River Middle School students “painted” the newest “Art for the Sky” image on June 3, directed by Daniel Dancer, the Mosier resident who has done dozens of images involving large numbers of students forming an image and photographed aerially (www.artforthesky.com).
The recently merged Lutheran/Methodist congregation, formerly known as Asbury Our Redeemer Partnership, officially changed its name to Spirit of Grace on June 5.
Luminaria remain, but changes abound in revamped ‘Relay For Life’ July 9 at Hood River Marina
This year’s Columbia River Relay For Life, titled “Evening of Hope,” moves to a new location, and proceeds on a different, shorter schedule, with an emphasis on music, dancing, and active fun while honoring cancer survivors and treasuring loved ones’ memories.
poTENtial series brings short play about cultural stereotypes to CCA stage
Auditions for two theater productions are announced by the Columbia Center for the Arts:
Maryhill concert with Tears For Fears postponed; more
Photographer Linda Steider offers a display of nature, landscape and wildlife photography in the Hood River Library Jeanne Marie Gaulke Community Meeting Room during the month of June.
Negotiations, aiming at the extension of Pacific Power & Light Co.’s service to Dee Flat, which have been in progress for nearly two years, were brought to an end on Tuesday of this week, when the power company announced that work will be started in the near future in putting through the desired extension, and making available a modern light and power service for the progressive community of Dee Flat. Foremost in the project is Rory A. Collins, prominent orchardist and dairyman of the Flat.
Horizon Christian School sent off its Class of 2016 with a call to action: share your faith and wisdom with the world.
It was rainy, it was windy, it was cold, but the weather Friday night at Henderson Community Stadium failed to dampen the spirits of the Hood River Valley High School students and their loved ones who gathered to watch the Class of 2016 graduate.
JeanHarmon named grand marshal
Henry Schifter at The Pines; Tillinghast at Double Mt.; more
Classic old-school Gorge wind sports video footage will be screened while Ben Bonham and the guys in Bonneville Power Trio play “retro punk and old wave” music in the Classic Windsurfing Show, set for June 25, 7 to 9 p.m. at Columbia Center for the Arts.
- 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!