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CAST presents Good People by David Lindsay-Abaire on May 22-23 at 7:30 p.m. at Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River.  Tickets $18 for adults, $15 for students and seniors, available at Waucoma Bookstore and at the Center in downtown Hood River.

Columbia Gorge Pregnancy Resource Center annual fundraising banquet…May 21 at 6 p.m. at the Hood River Inn Gorge Room.  Guest speaker is Gail McWilliams on how becoming visually impaired transformed her life.  Tickets $75 per person or $250 for four, call 541-386-1050 for reservations.

“Thirteen Moons”…a concert with Mezcal Jazz Unit and GrayHawk Perkins…7 p.m. on May 21 at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center.  Concert only $10, concert and cajun dinner at 6 p.m. $25.  Call 541-296-8600, ext. 201 or go to gorgediscovery.org.

Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…May 22 with The 9 String Band…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

The Dalles Relay For Life Flagstone Show Stoppers Spaghetti Feed…May 23, 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at Flagstone Senior Living.  Tickets $10 adults, $5 ages 10 and under, available at the door or in advance at Flagstone.  Live music by Jody Moreau and silent auction.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Chili Cook Off for Cancer…May 24, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the church in The Dalles.  For information call 503-866-9874.

Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…May 29 with The Simcoe Boys…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Hood 2 River Relay…May 30 in the Hood River Valley.

Meet the Author Series…May 30 with Brian Doyle…2 p.m. at The Dalles-Wasco County Public Library.

Cascade Singers spring concert “New and Old Friends”…May 30 and 31 at 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church on 1805 Minnesota in The Dalles.  Suggested donation $10 for adults, $5 for students, under 12 free.

The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce “Hospitality U” seminar…June 11, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Fairfield Inn.  To reserve a spot call 541-296-2231.

Oregon Department of Transportation I-84 Construction Projects public information event…June 11, 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at the Hood River Farmers Market at Hood River Middle School.

“Henry K.W. Perkins”  Forgotten Wascopam Missionary”…presentation by author Robert Boyd…7 p.m. on June 12 at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center.  For tickets call 541-296-8600, ext. 201 or go to gorgediscovery.org.

The Dalles Civic Summer Kick-Off Beer Festival…June 13, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. at The Dalles Civic Auditorium.  Tickets $10 at the door and includes four tastings and a commemorative mug.  21 & over event.

TrackTown Youth League All-Comers Meet for boys and girls ages 8-14…June 15 at Hood River Valley High School.

Relay For Life The Dalles Area…June 20 beginning at 9 a.m. at Sid White Field in The Dalles.

Splash For Pink…in Maupin on the Deschutes River to benefit breast cancer care…June 27.  For information go to SplashForPink.com.

“Mammoth Endeavors”…Culture a la Carte at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center on June 27.  Ice age drawing/painting workshop, 1 p.m.-5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., presentation on the ice age by archaeologist Gary Kleinknecht at 7 p.m.  Workshop $65 including dinner and evening presentation, dinner and presentation $15, presentation only $3.  Call 541-296-8600, ext. 201 or go to gorgediscovery.org.

Columbia Gorge Windsurfing Association Beach Bash…June 25-28 centered on the Hood River Waterfront.

Fort Dalles Fourth Weekend…July 3-4 in downtown The Dalles.  Concert with county artist James Otto on July 3, activities and fireworks on July 4.  For information go to fortdallesfourth.com.

Trout Lake Fair…July 31-August 2.  For information go to troutlakefair.org.

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.









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