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Veterans Day Ceremonies:  May 30 at 11 a.m. at Idlewilde Cemetery in Hood River and Veterans’ Memorial at Kelly Viewpoint in The Dalles.

Hood River Aquatic Center Special $1 Open Swim…May 30, 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Fresh Start Culinary Arts Program…Second session begins on May 31 at Riverside Community Church in Hood River.  Go to freshstartculinaryarts.org for more information, or call 541-399-6929.

Mid-Columbia Senior Center Tuesday Night Music and Dance…May 31 with the Dufur Boys. Doors open at 6 p.m., music at 7 p.m.

Ultimate Frisbee After-School Mini-Camp…June 1 for grades 4-8, 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. at Henkle Middle School.  Register through the school.

Hood River Valley Parks and Recreation District Golden Eagle Park public meetings…June 2 at 6 p.m. and June 7 at 6 p.m. at Ty Taylor Fire Station Community Room on 1785 Meyer Parkway in Hood River.

Goin’ To The Dogs Rummage Sale…June 3, noon-3 p.m., June 4-5, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Cody Fruit Stand at 3475 Graves Road in Odell.  Benefits Hood River Adopt-A-Dog.

WINGS Treasure Sale…June 3-5 at Cascade Commons Shopping Center.  Preview sale on June 3, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., June 4, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., and June 5, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Gorge Gulp Beer and Cider Festival…June 3, at Venue 301 Oak in Hood River, 5 p.m.-9 p.m.  Tickets $15.  Benefits the Hood River County Education Foundation.  21 & over event.

Hood River Library Harry Potter Trivia Challenge…June 3 at 6 p.m.  For ages 9-25.

Lyle Lions June Breakfast…June 4, 7 a.m.-10 a.m. at the Lyle Lions Community Center.  $7 adults, $4 for children ages 6-12, 5 and under are free.

Hood River Invitational Handball Tournament…June 4-5 at the Hood River Elks Club.  Benefits Kyle McCarthy of Odell.  June 4, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and June 5, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Hood2River Relay…June 4 in Hood River.  For information go to hood2riverrelay.com.

Heart of Hospice 8th Annual Community Memorial Butterfly Release…June 4 at 10 a.m. at Sorosis Park in The Dalles and at 2 p.m. at Jackson Park in Hood River, and June 11 at 10 a.m. at Rock Cove in Stevenson.

Original Wasco County Courthouse annual meeting and program…June 4 at 1:30 p.m. at the Original Courthouse on 410 West 2nd Place in The Dalles.  Program is a showing of OPB Oregon Experience program “Thomas Condon, of Faith and Fossils.”

“Forty Years of Happy Singing”…Cascade Singers concerts on June 4 at 7 p.m. and June 5 at 3 p.m. at St. Peter’s Landmark in The Dalles.  Former singers invited to join in…contact director Lloyd Walworth at 541-340-9858.

Springfest Fun Run/Walk…June 5 at 10 a.m., beginning and ending at Rheingarten Park in White Salmon.  For information go to MAPARD.org.

Washington State Department of Transportation Open House…June 7, 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at the Hegewald Center in Stevenson.  On the SR 14/Wind River Road Intersection Improvement Project.

Mt. Hood Classic Livestock Jackpot…June 11 at the Hood River County Fairgrounds in Odell.  Shows start at 9 a.m., open to any one up to 21 years old showing sheep, goats, and swine.  To enter go to mthoodclassicjackpot.com.

The Dalles Civic Auditorium Summer Kick-off Beer Festival…June 11, noon-8 p.m. at Lewis & Clark Festival Park in The Dalles.  $5 admission, $20 for commemorative mug & eight tastings.  21 & over event.

Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society Meeting…”What Is Genealogy Proof Standard” presented by Linda Cohen…1 p.m. on June 11 at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center.

Wasco County Historical Society Presentation…by Bill Johnson on the Ft. Dalles to Ft. Boise Military Road.  June 11 at 2 p.m. at the Moody/Rorick House on 300 West 13th Street in The Dalles.  Free event.

Time Travels Through The American West…highlights from the critically acclaimed documentary concert Romancing The West with Butch Martin and Christina Lynn Martin…June 12 at 2 p.m. at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center.  Tickets $15, call 541-296-8600, ext. 201 or go to gorgediscovery.org.

Free Cherry Harvest Concert and Book Signing…with Jim & Shirley O’Brien playing a wide variety of music on their Roland digital accordions…June 12, 3 p.m. at Mosier Community School.

Tough Enough To Wear Pink Paint Nite Fundraiser…June 16 at 6 p.m. at The Dalles Country Club.  Benefit for the Breast Health for Strong Families Program.  Call Mid-Columbia Health Foundation at 541-296-7275 to register.

Mt. Adams Country Bike Tour…June 25 beginning at 7 a.m. from Trout Lake School.  Click here for more information.

Community Volunteer Fair…July 16, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at The Dalles Civic Auditiorium.

Big Bingo at Hood River Valley Adult Center Every Tuesday night at 6 p.m., doors open and food available at 5 p.m. Funds raised support the Meals on Wheels program.

Bingo for Meals on Wheels at Mid-Columbia Senior Center in The Dalles…every Saturday at 6 p.m.  Minimum buy-in is $10.

Wahtonka Community School Farmer’s Market…every Thursday, 8:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. in front of the Wahtonka campus on 3601 West 10th in The Dalles.  Seeking vendors, consignors, and customers.  Call 541-506-3410 for information.

Free car seat checks the second Wednesday of each month, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Hood River Fire Station on 1785 Meyer Parkway.

Hood River Farmers Market…every Saturday from May 7 to November 19, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at 5th and Columbia.

The Dalles Farmers Market…Saturdays, June 4 to October 8, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 5th and Union.

The Dalles School District Archive Museum…open every Saturday from May 7 to September 24, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Wahtonka Community School campus.