OSU Extension Service Food Preservation classes on jams and jellies…July 22 at 1 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in The Dalles and July 23 at 6 p.m. at the OSU Extension office in Hood River. Cost is $10. To sign-up go to OSU Extension websites for Wasco and Hood River counties.
Hood River County Fair…July 23-26 in Odell. For a full schedule go to hoodriverfair.org. Headliner John Michael Montgomery performs at 8 p.m. on the Griffith Stage.
American Red Cross Blood Drive…1 p.m.-6 p.m. on July 24 at the Hood River Inn. For an appointment call 541-387-3669.
Columbia Gorge Bluegrass Festival…July 24-27 at the Skamania County Fairgrounds in Stevenson. For schedule information visit columbiagorgebluegrass.net.
Author Gary Beaudoin presents the art of Navajo weavers Lucy and Ellen Begay…July 24 at 7 p.m. at the Hood River Library.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…July 25 with the Strawberry Mountain Band…11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Stevenson Grange Community Resiliency Program on “Wild Edibles”…July 26 at 2 p.m. at the Stevenson Library.
Benefit dance for the Bingen Youth Center with Big Dawgz…July 26, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. at the Bingen Eagles Lodge on 318 W. Steuben. Door fee is $4.
Northern Wasco County Parks and Recreation District Kayak Camp…July 28-30, August 5-7 and 12-14. $40 per camp, for ages 11 and up. To register go to NWPRD at 414 Washington in The Dalles.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…August 1 with the For the Good Times Band…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.Columbia Gorge Habitat For Humanity celebration events on August 2…no-host breakfast at 7 a.m. at the Lyle Lions Community Center, home site tour at 202 4th in Lyle at 9 a.m., home site tour and celebration at 1301 East 12th in The Dalles at 10 a.m, reception at 11 a.m. at the ReStore on 1001 West 6th in The Dalles.
Movies in the Park in Hood River’s Jackson Park Saturdays at dusk…August 2 feature is Madagascar 3 (Europe’s Most Wanted). Free for the whole family.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…August 8 with the Strawberry Mountain Band…11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
American Legion Riders Poker Run…11 a.m. August 9 at the American Legion Hall in Carson on the Wind River Highway across from the Bungalow. $10 first hand, $5 for extra hands. After the run Hogs and Rice Dinner $12 all you can eat, kids under 12 free. All profit goes to Veterans’ charities.
Movies in the Park in Hood River’s Jackson Park Saturdays at dusk…August 9 feature is We Are Marshall. Free for the whole family.
The Mellow Guitar of Bill Davis…11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. August 13 at the Hood River Valley Adult Center.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…August 15 with the Simcoe Boys…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Movies in the Park in Hood River’s Jackson Park Saturdays at dusk…August 16 feature is Wall-E. Free for the whole family.
Starry, Starry Nights…benefit for WINGS…August 17 at 5 p.m. at Mt. Hood Winery on 2882 Van Horn in Hood River. Tickets $75, call 541-380-3820.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…August 22 with the Strawberry Mountain Band…11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Movies in the Park in Hood River’s Jackson Park Saturdays at dusk…August 23 feature is Holes. Free for the whole family.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…August 29 with the Simcoe Boys…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
The Dalles Kiwanis Club Steak Feed…September 4, 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. at Sorosis Park. $15 per person. Free hot dog dinner for children 12 and under. Entertainment by the Dufur Boys. Tickets available from any The Dalles Kiwanis member.
The Dalles Lions Club 18-hole golf scramble…September 20 at Pine Meadows Golf Club in Wamic. Tee time at 11 a.m. $35 includes green-fee, cart, BBQ. Enter by September 13, call 541-370-5117 or 503-869-4524.
Gorge Kids Triathlon…September 21 at 9:45 a.m. at Hood River’s Waterfront Park. Open to grades K-5. For entry information go to gorgekidstri.com.
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 Thursday at 6 p.m. Minimum buy-in is $8.
The Dalles Farmers Market…every Saturday through October 11, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in City Park on 5th and Union in The Dalles.
Wasco County 4-H Youth Development Day Camps all summer long. Click here for more information.
Coffee at the DIG summer gardening series with the Wasco County Master Gardeners…every Saturday in June, July, and August, 9 a.m.-9:30 a.m. at The Dalles Imagination Garden on Klindt Dr. and Steelhead Way.