Increasingly popular, Thursday ‘Trivia Night’ at Pressed in Dallas is celebrating its one year anniversary this week
DALLAS — Do you know which traditional, popular Christmas song was originally written for Thanksgiving?
INDEPENDENCE — The Ash Creek Arts Center is no longer in jeopardy of losing its facility at the old Independence library — a fact that many were unaware was even a possibility.
RICKREALL — Partnerships in Community Living Inc. will host its 20th annual Summer Solstice Benefit Auction on Saturday at 5 p.m. at Eola Hills Wine Cellars, 501 S. Pacific Highway, Rickreall.
Dedication of amphitheater to include Oregon’s largest kazoo concert
MONMOUTH — The city of Monmouth is preparing to host Oregon’s largest kazoo concert on Monday at 6 p.m., part of the dedication of the new Main Street Park Amphitheater. “We’re going to attempt a record for the largest group to play the Star-spangled Banner on kazoos,” said Mark Fancey, community development director.
MONMOUTH — Submissions for the Monmouth Fourth of July Festival’s Community Art Exhibition will be accepted on July 2 from 9 a.m. to noon.
COMMUNITY CALENDAR, June 15
Library Calendar, June 15
LIBRARY CALENDAR, June 8
COMMUNITY CALENDAR, June 8
Warmer temperatures this spring are generally promoting early flowering of plants as well as moving up the timetable for pollinator activity.
Community Notebook for June 1
Community Calendar for June 1
Library Calendar for June 1
Today is the first day of the brand-spanking-new month of June — and thoughts quickly turn to high school and college graduations, sunny days, evenings on the deck after a busy day, baseball games, concerts and movies in MI Town’s parks, farmers markets, vacations and a bright ribbon of summertime almost within reach.
Since I was at a meeting in The Dalles and didn’t report last week, I wanted to be sure to mention that Mahayla Benoit celebrated her sixth birthday with her mother Lana and other family members at grandmother Sheri Tilden’s house a week ago.