Sports Briefs for April 15

Meadows adds bonus days; Girls tennis canceled; more

Shakespeare Week is April 21-25

Here are the events taking place at the Hood River Library:

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‘Chasing the Light’ art class April 26

Local photographers Peter Marbach and Brian Chambers will teach “Chasing the Light: Six simple steps to the Art of Landscape Photography” on April 26 from 9 a.m. to noon at Columbia Center for the Arts. The class is limited to 20; cost is $75.

Entertainment Update for April 11

Tickets available for tonight’s Taste of Tsuruta Dinner; Blackberry Bushes at CEBU; more

Sports Briefs for April 11

Trail gates reopen; Ski to Defeat ALS Saturday; more

Kegler's Corner: Randy’s Painting & Columbia Hills RV

Last week, the Monday night Industrial League at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes had its final four bracket matches in its season-ending championship tournament: in a contest that was much closer than it shook out, Randy’s Painting topped Hood River Supply 19 points to 11 and in an epic battle, Columbia Hills RV and defending champion 3 Fingers Deep tied at 15 points each, so the deciding factor became which team had rolled the most total pins in their three game contest.

Parkdale News: Health Fair comes to Parkdale on April 23

The new Parkdale Health and Wellness Committee is hosting a free Health Fair for the Upper Valley community on Thursday, April 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Parkdale Elementary School.

Entertainment Update for April 8

‘Magnificent Seven’ April 19; Cider Fest returns April 11; more

‘Celebrate the Journey’: Gay Men’s Chorus performs Sunday

Portland Gay Men’s Chorus performs at the Old St. Peter’s Landmark in The Dalles on Sunday, April 12, at 3:p.m. Their concert, “Celebrate the Journey,” is part of its Celebrate Oregon Tour. Celebrating its 35th anniversary, PGMC has taken concerts to Ashland and Roseburg in the Fall, Astoria during the holidays, and now travels to Pendleton and The Dalles.

Sports Briefs for April 4

Tennis matches rescheduled; Rain halts softball game; more

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GRG gets some sweet revenge

The Gorge Roller Girls All Stars put a hurt on the Rose City Rollers Fresh Meat during the team’s March 28 at The Dalles Armory, with GRG annihilating their opponent by a score of 299-182.

Kegler's Corner: Hickman, Ross, Fishtrom & Boyle Star in City

Last week’s league action produced another remarkable team of the week. Topping everybody and making the big five for the fourth time this season was Your Rental Center’s main man, Woody Eskildsen, who pummeled the pins in the Wednesday night Fraternal League with a nice scratch 667 series. Woody finished this outing a whopping 178 pins over his average.

Entertainment Update for April 4

Brothers Gow return April 10; Polecat at CEBU April 3; more

Entertainment Update for April 1

‘Normal’ auditions April 1-2; ‘Junebug,’ Albatross April 3; more

Sports Briefs for April 1

HRMGA holds first 2015 tourney; HRMGA seeking new members; Work party plants trees at Kleeway; more