Theatre Company of The Dalles presents “Same Time, Next Year”…February 27-28, March 6-7 and 13-14 at 7:30 p.m. and March 8 at 2 p.m. at The Dalles Civic Auditorium. $15 adults, $12 students and seniors over 62. Tickets available at Klindt’s and at the door.
Hood River Valley High School theater production of “The Madwoman of Chaillot”…Feb. 27-28, March 6-7 and 13-14 at 7 p.m. and March 1 at 2 p.m.
Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital Hearts of Gold Awards…March 7 at 6 p.m. at the Best Western Hood River Inn. Tickets $75, RSVP by February 27 by calling 541-387-6242.
YouthThink Free Saturday Movies…doors open at 9:15 a.m., movie starts at 10 a.m. Canned food donations taken at all movies. February 28 movie is Puss In Boots.
Original Wasco County Courthouse Regional History Forum Series…February 28 on St. Paul’s Chapel…the oldest church building in The Dalles…program begins at 1:30 p.m. in the upstairs courtroom of the 1859 Courthouse on 410 West 2nd Place in The Dalles.
“Koobdooga” events at White Salmon Valley Community Library: American Indians in Cinema: Portrayals and Participation, On screen and Behind the Screen presented by cinema scholar Lance Rhoades, 2 p.m. on February 28.
Author Peter Stark discusses his book Astoria: Astor and Jefferson’s Lost Pacific Empire, A Story of Ambition and Survival…February 28 at 1 p.m. at the Hood River Library.
Create A Scrapbook class…February 28 at 2 p.m. at the Cascade Locks Library. Free and open to the public, call 541-386-2535 for more information.
Mid-Columbia Middle and High School Art Show reception and awards…February 28, 3 p.m.-4 p.m. at The Dalles Art Center.
Gorge Roller Girls vs. Skagit Valley and Storm City…roller derby bouts beginning at 5 p.m. at The Dalles Armory on 402 East Scenic Drive. Tickets $10 for adults, $5 for students/seniors at gorgerollergirls.org.
Bone Soup…a benefit for Home At Last Humane Society…February 28 at 6 p.m. at The Dalles Civic Auditorium. Live music/food/auction…tickets available at Klindt’s, Waucoma Books,, and Home At Last. Call 541-296-5189.
Clink! A Taste of Oregon Wine…History Museum of Hood River County exhibit grand opening and wine tasting gala…February 28, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. at the museum in Port Marina Park. General admission $35 ($30 for museum members). Tickets available at Waucoma Bookstore, the museum, and by calling 541-386-6772.
Remembering Nhu Fundraiser…benefit concert with Kelly Bosworth, Kit Garoutte, Avery Hill, & Chris Stewart. February 28, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. at The Pines Tasting Room in Hood River. Supports local teams traveling to Kenya in support of the non-profit organization that prevents children from entering the sex trade.
Planetree Health Resource Center Spring Health Lecture Series…March 3 on This Aging Body with geriatrician Dorothy Sherwood. 7 p.m. at Water’s Edge in The Dalles, call 541-296-8444 to register.
Gorge Owned Sense of Place Lecture Series…March 4 on Oregon’s Special History in Conserving its Environment with former Sierra Club CEO Michael McCloskey….7 p.m. at Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., cost $8, $5 for GO! members.
Gorge Grown Food Network Community Conversation…March 5 on Gleaning in the Gorge…5:30 p.m. at Springhouse Cellars in Hood River.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…March 6 with For the Good Time Band…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Oregon Battle of the Books Officials Training…March 4, 5:30 p.m. at The Dalles Middle School. Call 541-506-3449, ext. 4010 for more information.
The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce Power Breakfast…with Lee Weinstein on “Welcome to The Dalles: Creating an Invitation and Experience for Visitors”…March 6 at 7 a.m. at Columbia Gorge Community College. Cost is $10 for Chamber members registering before February 27, and $13 for non-members and registration after February 27. $5 coffee and information rate available…call 541-296-2231.
Lyle Lions Saturday Breakfast…March 7, 7 a.m.-10 a.m. at the Lyle Lions Community Center on Highway 14 and 5th Street. $6 for adults, $3 for children age 6-12, under 5 free.
Wendy’s Tea and Auction…presented by Sonrise Academy for the Wendy Ott Memorial Scholarship Foundation…March 7, 1:30 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church in The Dalles. $18 in advance, tickets available at Sonrise Academy, call 541-298-8922. Tickets at the door $22. Children 10 and under $10.
Community Forum…”Child Trafficking in the Gorge?”…March 10, 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at Solstice Wood Fire Cafe and Bar in Hood River.
White Salmon Community Garden Brainstorm Session…March 10, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at North Shore Coffee Shop in White Salmon.
Decoding Dyslexia 2015 Parent & Educator Workshop Series…March 10 on What Parents & Teachers Need to Know About Learning to Read with Cheryl Anthony…6:30 p.m. at the Hood River Hotel. Free event.
Planetree Health Resource Center Spring Health Lecture Series…March 10 on “Could You Repeat That? Hearing Loss and Protection” with Matt Proctor and James Petrusich. 7 p.m. at Water’s Edge in The Dalles, call 541-296-8444 to register.
Designing and Establishing Insectary Plantings in Oregon Orchards and Vineyards…short course for farmers and ag professionals from the Integrated Plant Protection Center at OSU…March 11, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Columbia Gorge Community College in The Dalles. Free, registration required, call Wasco County Soil and Water Conservation District at 541-737-6272.
The Mellow Guitar of Bill Davis…March 11, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Hood River Valley Adult Center.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…March 13 with Jack Shepherd and Friends…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Lunafest…short films by, for, about women…March 13 at 7 p.m. at Water’s Edge in The Dalles. Tickets $10, call 541-490-5796.
Oregon Battle of the Books Region 4 East Tournament…March 14, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at The Dalles Middle School.
Delta Kappa Spring Fling Bingo…March 14 at 1 p.m. at the Hood River Inn. Tickets $25, includes lunch and two bingo cards. Tickets available at Tammy’s Floral on 1215 12th Street in Hood River, call 541-387-0280 for information.
Cultural Performance Series…”Cellobop” with Gideon Freudmann on March 14…1 p.m. at The Dalles-Wasco County Library.
Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society…March 14 meeting on research and documentation…1 p.m. at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center.
Cultivate Columbia…gala event for the Skyline Foundation…March 14, 6 p.m. at Skyline Hospital in White Salmon. Four course farm-to-table dinner, artist reception, and silent auction. Tickets $85, call 509-637-2602.
“What if Heroes Were Not Welcome Home?”…Columbia Gorge Discovery Center Culture a la Carte evening with a presentation by author Linda Tamura on the experiences of Japanese-American veterans returning home from World War II…dinner at 6 p.m. on March 14, presentation at 7 p.m. Dinner and presentation $18, presentation only $3. Reservations required by March 11…call 541-296-8600, ext. 201 or go to gorgediscovery.org.
Meet the Author Series…March 17 with Phillip Margolin…1 p.m. at The Dalles-Wasco County Public Library.
Cascade Singers St. Patrick’s Day Concert…7 p.m. on March 17 at St. Peter’s Landmark in The Dalles. Admission is a free-will offering to benefit St. Peter’s Landmark.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…March 20 with The Simcoe Boys…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Scott Helmer in concert to benefit The Dalles Civic Theatre…March 20 at 7 p.m. at the Civic. Tickets $15, $10 for Civic members, available for sale March 1 at thedallescivic.org.
Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…March 27 with the 9 String Band…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Cultural Performance Series…”Legends of Mexico” on April 11…1 p.m. at The Dalles-Wasco County Library.
Decoding Dyslexia 2015 Parent & Educator Workshop Series…April 14 on Technology for People with Learning Differences with Mathieu Jazbinschek of Evergreen Public Schools…6:30 p.m. at the Hood River Hotel. Free event.
Meet the Author Series…April 18 with Molly Gloss…1 p.m. at The Dalles-Wasco County Public Library.
Fifth biennial Organ Crawl…April 19 beginning at 2 p.m. at St. Peter’s Landmark in The Dalles. Continues to United Church of Christ, First Church of Christ Scientist, Zion Lutheran Church, and concluding at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church at 5 p.m.
Cultural Performance Series…storyteller Habiba Addo on May 2…1 p.m. at The Dalles-Wasco County Library.
Meet the Author Series…May 30 with Brian Doyle…2 p.m. at The Dalles-Wasco County Public Library.
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.