The 2017 Family and Community Education annual spring tour, “Blooms, Bulbs, Bogies and Bread,” will explore the sites of nearby Woodland, Wash., on Thursday, April 27.
“It lets the architecture speak,” Mark Nilsson said of his new mural in the children’s section of Hood River County Library. “There are a lot of walls here, and angles, and they’re broken up. Initially I was going to paint on the angles but I decided to keep them as natural breaks.”
Columbia Arts is hosting an exciting live auction in the theatre on April 9 at 3 p.m., starting with music, silent auction and social hour at 2 p.m. The live auction will feature: 18 original works by artist Ellen Dittebrandt; three original pastels by artist Judith Cunningham; and additional collector pieces by Sherrie Wolfe, Sydney Roark, Roland White, and more.
Emily & Julie at Lyle Hotel; Young Irelanders in TD April 3; more
Youth star in ‘Superhero-Sized’ Lions musical opening April 21
It’s the year of the Superhero show, starting with the Mid-Columbia Lions Follies. The 2017 show will be “Kid Awesome and the Disco Girls.” It is an original script with story by Terri Tyler and Bev Bridgewater, written by Tyler.
Students at Parkdale Elementary took advantage of the snowpack around campus to do a little cross country skiing Feb. 28 and March 1.
CGOA’s Jazz Collective April 7, Garoutte, Mayer play, more
Through a partnership for literacy and social justice in the region, The Dalles will be hosting its American Indian Cultural Festival in April.
Kat Blackmar, left, and Barb Berry, right, prepare their calendar poses in the comedy ‘Calendar Girls’ continuing its run at Wy'east Middle School Performing Arts Center in Odell. Also shown, from left, are Kathleen Morrow, Blaire Carroll, Kathy Williams, and Maren Euwer.
Waucoma Bookstore and Columbia Center for the Arts are hosting author Jeff Alworth for a book and beer discussion on Thursday, March 23.
Community gathered Saturday, March 18 for the kickoff celebration of Hood River County Reads.
The basement of the Rockford Grange was packed Saturday, March 18 as community members came together to learn how to save seeds and go through the grange’s extensive seed collection.
Fools Fest at Walking Man; Pink Floyd tribute March 25; more
Waucoma Bookstore, Columbia Center for the Arts and Double Mountain Brewery are hosting author Leif Whittaker for a book talk March 25 at 7 p.m. at Columbia Center for the Arts, 215 Cascade Ave.
Congratulations to the Got Sand team, who won the popular Tuesday Nite Mixed (TNM) league at Orchard Lanes last week. To win, the newly crowned champs won a four-team total pin roll-off against You Can’t See Me, Oh She Hit, and Take Ten.