r Mountain Times - Events
   
  Your Mountain,
 Your Newspaper
· Home ·  Classifieds · Columnists · Events · Gallery · Opinion ·
· Local Links · Story Archives · Tell A Friend · Contact Us ·
 
Pic of the month

Main Menu
· Home
· Classifieds
· Columnists
· Contact Us
· Event Calendar
· Gallery
· Lead Stories
· Tell A Friend
· View from the mountain

Who's Online
There are currently, 35 guest(s) and 0 Staff Online.

ABOUT THE CALENDAR-

Listed are events happening in The Mountain area and surrounding communities. Public Meetings, Events & Things to Do, Support Groups, Clubs/Groups/Classes/Clinics, Senior Center Events, Recreation Providers, Visitor Information, Volunteer Opportunities, Bulletin Board, Music Line Up and The Dining Guide. Submit calendar items to peggy@mountaintimesoregon.com by the 22nd of the month.


PUBLIC MEETINGS-

TUESDAYS, ONGOING 

  • Sandy Toastmasters weekly meetings, (Lower Rec Room), 6:15-7:30pm, 39495 Cascadia Village Dr., Sandy. Sandy Toastmasters provides a mutually supportive and positive learning environment to develop communication and leadership skills. All that and fun at the same time! Info: Steven Winkler, 503-668-3607, stevesandy9@gmail.com. 

WEDNESDAYS, ONGOING 

  • Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce’s Good Morning Sandy, various locations, 7:30am. Info: 503-668-4006, www.sandyoregonchamber.org. 

TUESDAY, JULY 11 

  • Hoodland Fire District Board of Directors, 7pm, (second Tues each month), Hoodland Fire District, 69634 E Hwy 26, Welches. Info: 503-622-3256, www.hoodlandfire.com. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12 

  • Mt. Hood Lions Club monthly business meeting, 7pm (second Wed each month), at their building on the corner of E Hwy 26 and E Woodsey Way, Welches. Info: 503-622-4223. 

SATURDAY, JULY 15 

  • Rhododendron CPO meeting, 10:30am, Osprey Room at the Resort at The Mountain, Welches. 

MONDAY, JULY 17 

  • Sandy City Council Meeting, 7pm, (first & third Mon each month), Council Chambers, 39250 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. Info: 503-668-5533. 

TUESDAY, JULY 18 

  • Clackamas County Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Directors meeting, 1pm, (third Tues each month) 221 Molalla Ave, Ste 102, Oregon City. Info: 503-655-3144 X119.
  • Disability Services Advisory Council of Clackamas County (third Tues each month) 1:30-3:30pm, at Aging & Disability Office, 221 Molalla Ave., Ste 104, Oregon City.  Promoting education and advocacy on state and local issues that impact the physically disabled community, their families and caregivers. Meetings are held in an accessible space. Clackamas Co. residents invited to attend. Info: Bruce, 503-663-5452 or 503-298-3045, www.dsac-cc.org or like us on Facebook.
  • Committee for Citizen Involvement (CCI) of Clackamas County, 7-9pm, (third Tues each month) Public Services Building, 2051 Kaen Rd., Oregon City. A process-oriented committee, providing resources and opportunities for citizens to participate effectively in Clackamas County's land use planning and decision making process. Info: 503-655-8552.
EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO-

DAILY 

  • Mt. Hood Community Seed Library at Green Canyon Apothecary, 68272 E Hwy 26, Welches. Seeds available to give or trade. Come celebrate the season. Available during shop hours.
  • Mt. Hood Cultural Center & Museum, 88900 E Hwy 26 Business Loop, Government Camp. Hours: 9am-5pm every day except Christmas and New Year. No admission, but donations accepted. Exhibits interpret history of winter sports, early exploration, settlement and natural history of Mt. Hood. Internet access/WiFi available. Info: 503-272-3301, www.mthoodmuseum.org.
  • Art at the Hoodland Public Library, 24525 E Welches Rd., Welches. Visit the library to see the beautiful quilts made by the local group, The Piecemakers! A different quilt is on exhibit each month. The Clackamas County Arts Alliance also exhibits the works of local (county) artists. Exhibit changes quarterly.
  • OMSI, O1945 SE Water Street, Portland. "Pompeii: The Exhibition." Through October 22, 2017. Experience the splendor of Ancient Rome and travel back in time to 79 A.D. when Pompeii bustled as a commercial port and strategic military and trading city. Forgotten for centuries after the catastrophic eruption of Mount Vesuvius, and then rediscovered over 250 years ago, this exhibit features a 4D theater experience and nearly 200 artifacts including frescoes, mosaics, and precious items belonging to the residents of Pompeii. Info: www.omsi.edu. 

TUESDAYS 

  • Preschool Story Time, 10am, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Ages 3-5 years. 

THURSDAYS 

  • Wee Ones Story Time, 10am, Sandy Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Appropriate for children 6 months to 3 years old.
  • Story Time, 10:30am, Hoodland Library, 24525 E Welches Rd., Welches. Appropriate for children through preschool age.
  • Open Mic hosted by Chris Stoltz, 9pm, at The Skyway Bar & Grill, 71545 E Hwy 26, ZigZag. 

THURS/FRI/SAT/SUN 

  • "Chapter Two," a play by Neil Simon and presented by the Wolf Pack Theater, 39570 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy, (runs through July 2). In this funny yet emotionally charged play, a writer struggles to escape the memory of his recently deceased wife by falling in love all over again. Show times: Thurs/Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun matinees 2pm. Tickets: General Admission $18, Students/Seniors $15. Info: www.wolfpacktheater.com. 

FRIDAYS 

  • Mt. Hood Farmers Market, 3-7pm (through Oct. 29), 38600 Proctor Blvd., Sandy (adjacent to Dairy Queen). More than a dozen vendors. Local, organic baked goods, produce, meat, berries as well as flowers, crafts and much more. Info: mounthoodfarmersmarket.org. 

FRI/SAT/SUN 

  • Timberline Lodge tours Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 11am, 1pm & 2pm. Join a US Forest Service Ranger for a 25-minute tour of historic Timberline Lodge. Explore the rich history of the lodge and all it has to offer. Tours are free and available to everyone. Donations not required but appreciated to ensure programs can be continued. Meet at US Forest Service desk inside Timberline Lodge. Info: 503-622-2033, www.timberlinelodge.com. 

SAT-SUN, JULY 1-2 

  • 59th Annual Chuckwagon Breakfast, 7am-1pm, at the Mt. Hood Lions Club, Hwy 26 and Woodsey Way. Tickets may be purchased at Welches Bldg. Supply, Clackamas County Bank, Barlow Trail Roadhouse or from any Mt. Hood Lions member. 

SATURDAY, JULY 1 

  • Graduation Ceremony at Guide Dogs for the Blind, 1:30pm, Oregon Campus, 32901 SE Kelso Rd, Boring. Ceremonies commemorate the efforts of students and their dogs. Groups welcome with reservation. Guests should bring tissues, this is a moving event and one of the best ways to get acquainted with the program. Info: 503-668-2100.
  • Mt. Hood Stargazing Party, 8pm, at Timberline Lodge, hosted by US Forest Service and Timberline. Held in the Salmon River Parking Lot just east of the lodge, beginning with a brief into at 8pm followed by stargazing throughout the evening. View the Moon, Saturn, ancient star clusters, dying stars and the center of the Milky Way from an elevation of 6,000 feet. Telescopes provided. Children are encouraged to attend. Cost: Free but donations appreciated. Info: timberlinelodge.com 

SUNDAY, JULY 2 

  • Cross country Mountain Bike Relay Race at Skibowl. Come and race for 6 hours straight on a fun and varied loop at Skibowl. Info: www.skibowl.com 

TUESDAY, JULY 4 

  • Fireworks display, begins at dusk. Sandy High School, Sandy. Sponsored by City of Sandy and Clackamas Co. Bank. 

THURSDAY, JULY 6-9 

  • Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce Music Fair & Feast, Downtown Sandy Centennial Plaza. Beer and wine garden, music. Sunday from noon-2pm, Kids Bake Off & Chili Cook Off. Info: sandyoregonchamber.com. 

FRIDAY, JULY 7 

  • First Friday in Sandy is a fun way for residents & visitors to sample a taste of Sandy. 5-8 pm (first Friday each month). Treat yourself to a stroll around town and enjoy an evening of dining, art, wine & beer tastings, in-store specials, music, special raffles and more. Info: sandyoregonchamber.org.
  • Library Coffee House, 6pm, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy (first Fri each month). Terry Robb, acoustic blues. A family friendly event, with music, coffee, desserts and a craft for kids. Info: 503-668-5537.
  • Bingo, Sandy Grange Hall, 34705 SW Kelso Rd., Sandy (first and third Fridays). Doors open 5:30pm. Hot meal served at 6pm. Cost $5 per person. Bingo at 7pm, 3 cards for 12 games, $12. Info: 503-637-6608. 

SATURDAY, JULY 8-9 

  • Sandy Mountain Festival, Meinig Park, Sandy. Art, music, food, artisans, vendors and more. Info: sandymountainfestival.org. 

SATURDAY, JULY 15 

  • Graduation Ceremony at Guide Dogs for the Blind, 1:30pm, Oregon Campus, 32901 SE Kelso Rd, Boring. Ceremonies commemorate the efforts of students and their dogs. Groups welcome with reservation. Guests should bring tissues, this is a moving event and one of the best ways to get acquainted with the program. Info: 503-668-2100. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 16 

  • Wine in the Woods, 4:30-8:30pm, Dale Nichols Main Stage, Meinig Park, Sandy. Music by Blue Orchid at 5pm, Junebugs at 7pm. Wine, beer, cider and food. Bench seating limited. Bring blanket or stadium chair. 

FRIDAY, JULY 21 

  • Bingo, Sandy Grange Hall, 34705 SW Kelso Rd., Sandy (first and third Fridays). Doors open 5:30pm. Hot meal served at 6pm. Cost $5 per person. Bingo at 7pm, 3 cards for 12 games, $12. Info: 503-637-6608. 

SUNDAY, JULY 23 

  • Kiwanis Cruise in Pancake Breakfast, 7am-1pm, McKinnon Airport, Sandy. Cost: $7 adults, $4 children 10 and under. Visit the Show and Shine Car Show, vendor booths and a fun-filled family day. sandykiwanis.org, 503-819-0511.
  • Sunday Sounds, 6:30pm, Meinig Park, Sandy. Music by Jackalope Saints. Info: ci.sandy.or.us. 

MON, JULY 24-FRI, JULY 28 

  • Vacation Bible Camp, sponsored by and held at the Hoodland Lutheran Church, 9am-Noon. Kids ages 4 through 6th grade are invited to attend this fun, week-long day camp. Free event. Info: Mary O'Dea, 503-622-4896 or check website: HoodlandLutheranChurch.org. 

FRIDAY, JULY 28-30 

  • 13th Annual Northwest World Reggae Festival (Gates open each day at 9am, close at 11pm), 58800 E Marmot Road, Sandy. Roots reggae and world music.  Info, cost and lineup: www.nwwrf.com. 

SATURDAY, JULY 29 

  • Sandy River Basin Watershed Council Annual Summer Picnic at Marmot Recreation Center, 10:30am-1:30pm. Enjoy an informational tour of the former Marmot Dam site. SRBWC will provide food and  drinks. Info: katherine@sandyriver.org
  • Graduation Ceremony at Guide Dogs for the Blind, 1:30pm, Oregon Campus, 32901 SE Kelso Rd, Boring. Ceremonies commemorate the efforts of students and their dogs. Groups welcome with reservation. Guests should bring tissues, this is a moving event and one of the best ways to get acquainted with the program. Info: 503-668-2100.
  • Mt. Hood Cultural Center and Museum's Social History Happy Hour (last Saturday each month). 7pm. 88900 Government Camp Loop, Govt. Camp. Info: 503-272-3301.
  • Mt. Hood Stargazing Party, 8pm, at Timberline Lodge, hosted by US Forest Service and Timberline. Held in the Salmon River Parking Lot just east of the lodge, beginning with a brief intro at 8pm followed by stargazing throughout the evening. View the Moon, Saturn, ancient star clusters, dying stars and the center of the Milky Way from an elevation of 6,000 feet. Telescopes provided. Children are encouraged to attend. Cost: Free but donations appreciated. Info: timberlinelodge.com
  • Starlight Cinema starting at dusk, Dale Nichols Main Stage, Meinig Park, Sandy. Family friendly feature length movie. "Sing." (114 minutes, PG). Info: ci.sandy.or.us. 

SUNDAY, JULY 30 

  • Breakfast at the Sandy Grange, 8-11am (last Sunday of every month). 34705 SW Kelso Rd., Sandy. Ham, pancakes, eggs cooked to order, juice and coffee. Cost $4. Info: 503-637-6608.
  • Sunday Sounds, 6:30pm, Meinig Park, Sandy. Music by 3-Leg Torso. Info: ci.sandy.or.us.
MUSIC-

Thursday, June 29 

  • Open Mic hosted by Chris Stolz, 9pm, Skyway 

Friday, June 30 

  • Van Rotens (original folk fusion), Skyway
  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop

JULY

Saturday, July 1 

  • Elke Robitaille Band (alt-folk rock), Skyway 

Sunday, July 2

  •  Open Mic, 6pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Steelhead Stalkers (jazz), 7pm, Skyway 

Monday, July 3 

  • Redwood Son (americana), Skyway 

Wednesday, July 5 

  • Matt & Melodie of the Van Rontens, 3-5pm, Timberline 

Thursday, July 6 

  • Hit Machine (evening), Music Fair & Feast
  • Open Mic hosted by Chris Stolz, 9pm, Skyway 

Friday, July 7 

  • Britnee Kellog, 5:30pm; NW Sugar Shakers, 8:30pm, Music Fair & Feast
  • Terry Robb (Acoustic Blues) 6pm at the Library Coffee House, Sandy Public Library
  • 26 East (cover band), Skyway
  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop 

Saturday, July 8 

  • Megan James, 3pm; Countryside Ride, 5:30pm; Crush, 8:30pm, Music Fair & Feast
  • The Feral Cats (rock & roll), Skyway
  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop  

Sunday, July 9 

  • Rae Gordon Band, 2pm, Music Fair & Feast
  • Tony Graham, 5-7pm, The Shack
  • Open Mic, 6pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Shaky Hand String Band (mountain grass), Skyway 

Monday, July 10 

  • Pete Kartsounes (solo loop), Skyway  

Wednesday, July 12 

  • Jess Clemons, 3-5pm, Timberline  

Thursday, July 13 

  • Open Mic hosted by Chris Stolz, 9pm, Skyway  

Friday, July 14 

  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Mr. Musu (psychadelic rock), Skyway 

Saturday, July 15 

  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Joy Tribe (funk rock), Skyway  

Sunday, July 16 

  • Wine in the Woods. Blue Orchid, 5pm; Junebugs 7pm, Meinig Park
  • Open Mic, 6pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Jaimie Leopold & The Short Stories (americana country), 7pm, Skyway  

Monday, July 17 

  • The Good Time Travelers Duo (soul/folk), 7pm, Skyway  

Wednesday, July 19 

  • Tara Velarde, 3-5pm, Timberline 

Thursday, July 20 

  • Open Mic hosted by Chris Stolz, 9pm, Skyway 

Friday, July 21 

  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Bob Shoemaker (delta blues), Skyway 

Saturday, July 22 

  • Karaoke , 9pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Dryland Farmers (americana), Skyway  

Sunday, July 23 

  • Open Mic, 6pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Jackalope Saints (americana), 6:30pm, Menig Park
  • Joey Capoccia & Derek McSwain (mandolin & guitar), Skyway 

Monday, July 24 

  • Backup & Push (bluegrass) 7pm, Skyway 

Thursday, July 27 

  • Open Mic hosted by Chris Stolz, 9pm, Skyway 

Friday, July 28 

  • Roots Reggae & World Music. 9am-11pm. Artists from around the globe. NW World Reggae Festival.
  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Worth (bohemian blues hop), Skyway 

Saturday, July 29 

  • Karaoke , 9pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Roots Reggae & World Music. Artists from around the globe. 9am-11pm. NW World Reggae Festival.
  • Kris Deelane & The Hurt (motown), Skyway 

Sunday, July 30 

  • Roots Reggae & World Music. Artists from around the globe. 9am-11pm. NW World Reggae Festival.
  • Open Mic, 6pm, The Whistle Stop
  • 3 Leg Torso (eclectic chamber band) 6:30pm, Meinig Park
  • Left Coast Country (bluegrass), Skyway  

Music Venues

Meinig Park, 17670 Meinig Avenue, Sandy. ci.sandy.or.us

Music Fair & Feast, held in downtown Sandy on the Plaza. sandyoregonchamber.org

Northwest World Reggae Festival, Pfau Pfamily Pfarma, 58800 E Marmot Rd., Sandy. www.nwwrf.com

Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy - ci.sandy.or.us

The Shack, 67350 E Hwy 26, Welches. 503.622.3876

The Skyway Bar & Grill, 71545 E Hwy 26, Zigzag, 503.622.3775. skywaybarandgrill.com

The Whistle Stop, E Hwy 26, Brightwood, 503.622.3400

Timberline Lodge (Back Patio), 27500 E Timberline Road, Timberline Lodge. 503-272-3293. timberlinelodge.com

DINING-

AL FORNO FERRUZZA, 72385 Hwy 26, Rhododendron. 503-622-1212. Hot oven rustic Sicilian pizza. Dine in, carry out, delivery. Bar. Organic Elixir cocktails. 

BRIGHTWOOD TAVERN, Brightwood Bridge Rd. 503-622-1568. Burgers, chicken, soups. Lunch specials Monday - Friday. Happy Hour daily 3:30-6:30 pm. Pool Tourneys, Free Pool Sundays. 

COFFEE BREWSTERS, Hoodland Shopping Ctr., 503-622-3396. Espresso, Scones, Bagels, Sandwiches, Snacks. Free Wi-Fi. Monthly Coffee Special. 

DRAGONFLY CAFÉ & BAKERY, Mt Hood Village Resort. 503-622-2400. Home-baked breads, pastries. Dine In/Take Out/Catering/Cocktails. Fri & Sat Prime Rib/Seafood. 

EL BURRO LOCO, 67149 Hwy 26, Welches. 503-622-6780. Lunch, Dinner, Mexican favorites, Take out available. Margaritas. Cantina. Patio. 

IVY BEAR FAMILY PIZZERIA, 54735 E Hwy 26, Sandy. 503-208-9111. Fresh made pizza, pasta, calzones, wings, salads, homemade dressings, ice cream floats. Wine/Beer/Soda. Growlers. 

MOGUL MOUNTAIN PIZZA, Hoodland Park Plaza, Welches. 503-622-4323. Pizza. Dine In, Take Out and Delivery available. 

MT HOOD BREWING CO, 87304 E Gov’t.  Camp Loop, Gov’t Camp. 503-272-3172. Entrees, sandwiches, signature pizzas. Handcrafted beers. Happy Hour daily 4-6 pm. Family friendly. 

MULTORPOR LODGE at Skibowl East, 503-272-3206. Luncheon specials, soups,  speciality coffees and the OUTBACK CAFÉ & ESPRESSO at Skibowl, 503-272-3206, Slope-side lodge with convenient seating, music, TVs, brown bag area. RATSKELLER BAR & PIZZERIA, downtown Gov’t Camp. Pizza, dips, salads, wraps, burgers. 503-272-3635.  HIGH MOUNTAIN CAFÉ, downtown Gov’t Camp. Coffee, pastries, sandwiches. 503-272-3059. 

SKYWAY BAR & GRILL, 71545 Hwy 26, Zigzag. 503-622-3775. Dining, all ages til 10pm. Firepit. Handmade foods, famous mac’n cheese. Live Music (see lineup). 

STILL CREEK INN, 73365 E Hwy 26, Rhododendron, 503-622-4618. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. Specialty German Menu. Cocktails, steaks, seafood. 

THE RENDEZVOUS, 67149 Hwy 26. Welches, 503-622-6837. Lunch & Dinner, fresh local seafood. Grill & Tap Room. Patio Dining. Chef’s Daily Specials. 

THE RESORT AT THE MOUNTAIN, Welches. 503-622-2214. Altitude: B’fast/Lunch/Dinner. Happy Hour & specials. mallards café & pub B’fast at 7am. Lunch/Dinner menu 11am. Patio Dining, stunning views. 

THE SHACK, 67350 Hwy 26. Welches.  503-622-3876. B’fast, Lunch & Dinner. Sports Bar-Big Screen TVs. Taco Tues. Military & Vet Discounts. Free Pool Sun & Mon. Patio. 

TIMBERLINE LODGE, Timberline. 503-272-3267. Cascade Dining Room - Fine Dining; Ram’s Head Bar - Casual Dining with stunning views; Blue Ox Bar - Casual Dining. 

WHISTLE STOP, Hwy 26, Brightwood. 503-622-3440. Homemade soups & breads. Breakfast, Moon’s famous Whistle Burger. Lunch & Dinner.  Fri/Sat Karaoke. Sunday Open Mic.

SENIOR CENTERS-

HOODLAND SENIOR CTR-65000 E. Hwy 26, Welches. Info: 503-622.3331.

DAILY - Blood Pressure checks, 8am-5pm, at Hoodland Fire Dept. No appointment necessary.

MONDAYS 

  • Better Bones for Balance, 10-11am. Beginning class will improve fitness, strength and balance. Dress in comfy clothing, sneakers/running shoes.
  • Bible study, 1pm 

TUESDAYS 

  • Tai Chi Class, 10-11am. 

WEDNESDAYS 

  • Mountain Motivators Weight Loss Club. Walk with the Motivators at 9am and then meet at 10am. Emphasis on nutrition and exercise. Info: Donna 503-882-9246.
  • Better Bones for Balance, 10-11am. Beginning class will improve fitness, strength and balance. Dress in comfy clothing, sneakers/running shoes. (No classes July 12-25.)
  • Knitting with Valerie, 11:30am 

THURSDAYS 

  • Tai Chi Class, 10-11am.
  • Cards and Board Games, 2pm. Everyone is welcome to come and play. 

SAT, JULY 1- 2 

  • 59th Annual Chuckwagon Breakfast, 7am-1pm, at the Mt. Hood Lions Club, Hwy 26 & Woodsey Way. Tickets may be purchased at Welches Bldg. Supply, Clackamas County Bank, Barlow Trail Roadhouse or from any Mt. Hood Lions member. 

TUESDAY, JULY 11 

  • Board Meeting, 10am at the Center. Everyone welcome to share ideas. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12 

  • Dental Hygiene Workshop. Lori Killen Aus, RDHEP, MA Oral Health for Life, will provide an entertaining and fun workshop that centers on connecting oral health with total health and well being. There will be a free goodie bag for participants as well as information regarding low cost dental options for seniors. Please call the center to register so Lori will know how many people will be attending. 

THURSDAY, JULY 13 

  • Legal services provided free by Sandy attorney at Sandy Senior Ctr. Call for appointment, 503-668-5569. 

TUESDAY, JULY 25 

  • Parkinson's Class/Support Group. 11am (fourth Tues of every month). Educational materials available. Support and sharing to help develop a program that will benefit those afflicted with Parkinson's and caregivers. 

SANDY SENIOR CTR-38348 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. Info: 503-668-5569.

MONDAYS 

  • Silvertones Music Group, 10am. New members welcome at all times.
  • Oil Painting, 1pm. Info: Anna Mae Lindsay, 503-668-4476.
  • Pinochle, 1pm. Everyone welcome.
  • Bridge, 6:30pm. Veteran players and newcomers welcome. 

TUESDAYS 

  • Flex & Stretch, 11am. Increase flexibility and strength. Sitting and standing routines.
  • Oil Painting, 1pm. Info: Anna Mae Lindsay, 503-668-4476.
  • Tai Chi, 1pm. 

WEDNESDAYS 

  • Silvertones Music Group, 10am. New members welcome at all times.
  • A Change of Pace, 1-5pm. Appropriately structured activities for individuals with Alzheimer's Disease or related dementia disorders. 

THURSDAYS 

  • Flex & Stretch, 11am. Increase flexibility and strength. Sitting and standing routines. 

FRIDAYS 

  • Tai Chi, 1pm 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12 

  • Foot clinic, 9am.
  • Alzheimer's Support Group, 1-3pm. Open to anyone whose life is affected by Alzheimer's or related dementia disorders. 

THURSDAY, JULY 13 

  • Legal services, 9am-Noon. Call 503-668-5569 to schedule appointment. 

TUESDAY, JULY 18 

  • Parkinson's Support Group, 11am. Share experiences and tips for living with Parkinson's Disease.
  • Bingo, 12:45pm. 

THURSDAY, JULY 27 

  • Mystery Book Club, 2-4pm, Info: Susie Jenkins, sjenkins@ci.sandy.or.us. 

SATURDAY, JULY 29 

  • Mountain Jamboree, 7pm, Dining Room. Sing, play and dance. Bring a dessert to share. Coffee is provided. 
SUPPORT GROUPS/SERVICES-

MONDAYS 

  • Estacada Friendship Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 7pm, St. Aloysius Community Hall, 297 N. Broadway Street, Estacada.
  • Sandy Discovery Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 7pm, Foursquare Church of Sandy, 39300 Dubarko Drive, Sandy. 

TUESDAYS 

  • Sandy Principles and Progress - Al Anon Family Group, 6-7pm, 38348 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy.
  • Sandy Discovery Group-Alcoholics Anonymous (Sandy Women's meeting-closed meeting), 7-8:15pm, Immanuel Church, Fellowship Hall, 39901 Pleasant Street, Sandy.
  • Sandy Tuesday Night-Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30-9pm, Sandy Community Ctr, 38348 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. 

WEDNESDAYS 

  • Clackamas Women's Services offers a free domestic violence support group, 11:30am-1pm, (each Wed). A Safe Place, Family Justice Ctr. for Clackamas Co., 256 Warner Milne Rd, Oregon City. If you would like support from healing in an abusive relationship, join in this confidential group. Bring your lunch or snack if you wish. Info: CWS Crisis and Support Line, 503-654-2288; A Safe Place, 503-655-8600.
  • Courage to Change Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 12-1pm, Sandy Actors Theater, 17433 Meinig Ave, Sandy.
  • Courage to Change Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30-6:30pm, Immanuel Church, Fireside Room, 39901 Pleasant St., Sandy.
  • Welches Timberline Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30-9pm, St. John in the Woods Church, 24905 Woodsey Way, Welches. 

THURSDAYS 

  • Welches Timberline Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 6:30-7:30pm, St. John in the Woods Church, 24905 Woodsey Way, Welches.
  • Sandy Discovery Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 7-8pm, Foursquare Church of Sandy, 39300 Dubarko Drive, Sandy. 

FRIDAYS 

  • Welches Timberline Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, Woodsey Way Women's AA - closed meeting. 6-7pm, St. John in the Woods Church, 24905 Woodsey Way, Welches.
  • Estacada Friendship Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 7pm, St. Aloysius Community Hall, 297 N. Broadway Street, Estacada.
  • Sandy Discovery Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 7-8:15pm, Foursquare Church of Sandy, 39300 Dubarko Drive, Sandy. 

SATURDAYS 

  • Welches Timberline Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 5-6pm, St. John in the Woods Church, 24905 Woodsey Way, Welches. 

SUNDAYS 

  • Sandy Discovery Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 9-10:15am, Living Way Fellowship Foursquare Church, 39300 Dubarko Road, Sandy.
  • Grace in Govy-Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30-7:30pm every Sunday at Mt Hood Cultural Center & Museum, Government Camp.
  • Welches Timberline Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30-9pm, St. John in the Woods Church, 24905 Woodsey Way, Welches. 

SATURDAY, JULY 15 

  • NAMI Family Support Group, 9-10:30am, (third Sat each month) Immanuel Lutheran Church, 39901 Pleasant Street, Sandy (behind police station). Please enter by the back door. This is a family support group for loved ones of persons with a mental illness. Info: Blythe Nordbye, 503-680-2849, blythenordbye@gmail.com. 

THURSDAY, JULY 20 

  • Veteran's assistance, 9:30am-noon, Sandy VFW Hall, 38452 Proctor Blvd., Sandy (third Thurs of month). Janice Tafoya, Veterans Service Officer for Clackamas County, will assist veterans on a first-come, first-served basis. Or schedule an appointment at Clackamas County Veterans Service Office, 1810 Red Soils Court, Oregon City at 503-605-5631. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 26 

  • Alzheimer’s Support Group, 1-2:30pm, (fourth Wed each month), Trinity Lutheran Church, 507 W. Powell Blvd., Gresham. Info: Emilie Cartoun, 503-668-5545, e.cartoun@mthoodhospice.org. 
CLUBS/GROUPS/CLASSES/INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS-

ONGOING 

  • Sandy School Based Health Center, Mon-Fri 7am-3pm for Oregon Trail School District Students, grades K-12 at Sandy High School (east entrance) while school is in session (closed through summer). Provides a range of medical services, including injury and illness diagnosis and treatment, physicals, screenings, lab tests, immunizations and more. Students and families are not billed for services - insurance is billed when available. Info/Appt: 503-668-3483. Also open to everyone from 3pm-8pm Mon-Fri. Call 503-655-8471 to schedule appt. www.clackamas.us/healthcenters. 

MONDAYS 

  • Game Factory/Coding Club, (no meetings 3rd Mon) 4-5 pm, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Learn how to code and play games. Teens age 11-17 and all skill levels welcome. Use one of the library's laptops or bring your own device. 

TUESDAYS 

  • "Book a Librarian" from 2-6pm at the Hoodland Library, 24525 E Welches Rd., Welches. Make an appointment or drop in for assistance with research, using library resources or catching up on the latest technologies. Info: 503-622-3460, email hoodlandlibrary@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Art Class at Ant Farm, 3:30-5pm, 39140 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Free to the public. Info: 503-668-9955. 

WEDNESDAYS 

  • Community Acupuncture with Stacey McCarthy, L. AC, 2-6pm. Call 503-754-9053 to sign up. Info: www.stickwithstacey.com.
  • Meditation at the Wy'East Zen Center, 39641 Scenic St., Sandy. 6:30-7pm with Dharma talk and discussion from 7-8pm. Newcomers are welcome to arrive at 6:15pm for a brief orientation or instruction. The forms are Zen Buddhist but all faith traditions are welcome. Info: Emilie Cartoun, 503-997-3193. 

THURSDAYS 

  • "Wise Walkers" is about getting moderate walking exercise in the center of downtown Sandy. 10-11am through July with the potential to go longer if there is interest. Wear comfortable clothing and good walking shoes. Info and register: Susan Winsinger, swinsinger@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • "Read to the Dog," 4-5pm, Sandy Public Library. Kids learning to read can practice their skills. Reading to a dog will help struggling kids gain confidence in a no-stress, non-judgmental environment. Call 503-668-5537 to make an appointment for your child. 

SATURDAYS 

  • Saturday Afternoon Kids' Club, 2-4 pm, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. (1st Sat Lego Club; 2nd Sat Scratch: game coding club; 3rd Sat Art Club; 4th Sat Video Games & Minecraft). Appropriate for kids 7-12. Free and no registration required.
  • Saturday Afternoon Kids' Club, 1-3pm, Hoodland Public Library, 24525 E. Welches Rd. (2nd Sat Lego Club, 3rd Sat Art Club, ages 7-12; 4th Sat Lego Club). Info: hoodlandlibrary@ci.sandy.or.us, 503-622-3460. 

MONDAY, JULY 3 

  • Book Group (Men's group), 7pm, (first Mon of each month) Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 5 

  • Teen MakerSpace, 2pm, Sandy Public Library, 38980 SE Proctor Blvd., Sandy. (First & third Wed each month.) MakerSpace is an analog program that fosters opportunities for teens to have experiences that ignite creativity, imagination, pique interest and connect with a community of creators. Teens 12-17, be inspired.
  • Library Advisory Board, 6-7:30pm, Sandy Public Library Community Room. Info: Sarah McIntyre, smcintyre@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Prime Timers Dining Club for singles age 50 and up. Meeting at Heidi's Restaurant, 1230 NE Cleveland Ave., Gresham, 503-667-4200. Come and start some new friendships! (first Wed each month). Social Time 6pm, dinner at 6:30pm. Dinner is Dutch treat. Info: www.PrimeTimersDiningClub, Pat, 503-936-5861 email pat@ PrimeTimersDning@aol.com. 

THURSDAY, JULY 6 

  • Sandy Kiwanis, 6:30pm, (first & third Thurs) at Sandy Family Restaurant, 39024 Proctor Blvd., Sandy  Order off the menu. Info: www.sandykiwanis.org, 503-819-0511. 

MONDAY, JULY 10 

  • HEART, Emergency Response Team, 7pm, Hoodland Fire Station, 69634 E Hwy 26, Welches. Local training every month (second Monday). "Save Your House." Fire will come to this area, sooner or later. Now's the time to "firewise" your home. Bring a friend. Everyone welcome. Info: 503-622-3256. 

TUESDAY, JULY 11 

  • Anime Club, 2pm, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Specifically designed for 6-8th graders. Watch some Anime, talk about favorites, eat popcorn with other anime fans. Teens 12-17 welcome. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12 

  • "Wild is the Way," Cascade Stream Watch Viewing Area, Wildwood Park, Welches, 1-3pm. Preschool to grade 5, all abilities. A kids' art-based Outdoor Ed Summer Program. (July 12 and 19. Cost $13/day.) Explore the great outdoors, native culture, natural arts and sciences. Info/Online Reg: www.eruptionart.com 

THURSDAY, JULY 13 

  • Women's Book Club, 7pm, Sandy Public Library (second Thurs each month). 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Info: Susie Jenkins, sjenkins@ci.sandy.or.us. 

FRIDAY, JULY 14 

  • Sandy VFW Post 4273 Auxiliary Monthly Meeting, 6pm, (second Fri each month) at VFW Hall, 38452 Proctor Blvd., Sandy.
  • Adult Paint Night, 6:30 pm, Sandy Public Library. A free, two-hour guided painting class using acrylic paints on canvas. The pre-determined painting will be taught step-by-step by an instructor in front of the class. No painting experience necessary. Info: Susie Jenkins, SJenkins@ci.sandy.or.us. 

MONDAY, JULY 17 

  • Teen Advisory Board meeting, 2pm, Sandy Public Library Community Room, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy (third Monday each month). Teens interested in joining are welcome to fill out a volunteer application. TAB provides an opportunity for teens to have a say in what happens at the library and to develop planning and leadership skills. Teens aged 12-17 welcome. Info: Rebecca, rrobinowitz@ci.sandy.or.us. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 19 

  • "Wild is the Way," Cascade Stream Watch Viewing Area, Wildwood Park, Welches, 1-3pm. Preschool to grade 5, all abilities. A kids' art-based Outdoor Ed Summer Program. (July 12 and 19. Cost $13/day.) Explore the great outdoors, native culture, natural arts and sciences. Info/Online Reg: www.eruptionart.com
  • Teen MakerSpace, 2pm, Sandy Public Library, 38980 SE Proctor Blvd., Sandy. (First & third Wed each month.) MakerSpace is an analog program that fosters opportunities for teens to have experiences that ignite creativity, imagination, pique interest and connect with a community of creators. Teens 12-17, be inspired.
  • Hoodland Book Group, 6:30-8:30pm, Hoodland Public Library, 24525 E Welches Road, Welches. Under discussion: "The Sympathizer," by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Info: hoodlandlibrary@ci.sandy.or.us, 503-622-3460. 

THURSDAY, JULY 20 

  • Sandy Kiwanis, 6:30pm, (first & third Thurs) at Sandy Family Restaurant, 39024 Proctor Blvd., Sandy  Order off the menu. Info: www.sandykiwanis.org, 503-819-0511.
  • Photography Outing-Music Crawl, 7pm. Meet at the main stage next to the Estacada Thriftway. During the Music Crawl, businesses in downtown Estacada host various musical acts. Bring your camera and walking shoes. Info: Thea Kuziemski, tkusiemski@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Trivia Night at the Sandy Public Library, 7pm. Get a team together and compete against other teams to win a prize. Teens are encouraged to register team but can show up at the event and then be assigned to a team. Be inspired. Teens 12-17 welcome. Info: Thea Kuziemski, tkusiemski@ci.sandy.or.us. 

FRIDAY, JULY 21 

  • Sandy Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4273 Meeting, 6pm, (third Fri each month), VFW Hall, 38452 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. 

MONDAY, JULY 24-29 

  • Nutz-n'Boltz Theater Company will be offering a fun one-week theater camp. 10am-12:30pm, Mon-Fri and 3-5:30pm Sat, followed by a performance of "The Gingerbread Girl," a snappy retelling of "Frankenstein and The Gingerbread Man." Camp is limited to 15 students, ages 7-14 years. Older students can participate and run sound/light board. Cost $70, includes all materials. Email: info@nnbtheater.com. 

TUESDAY, JULY 25 

  • Clackamas County House District 52 Oregon Trail Democrats, 7pm, (fourth Tues each month), Clackamas Co. Bank Sunset Room, 38935 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Everyone is welcome! Info: Susan Gates, 503-668-9628, www.oregontraildemocrats.org. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 26 

  • Anime Club, 3:30-5pm, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy, (second & fourth Wednesday each month). Specifically designed for 6-8th graders. Watch some Anime, talk about favorites, eat popcorn with other anime fans. Teens 12-17 welcome.
  • Cool Season Vegetable Gardening, Sandy Public Library, 6:30pm. Pick a home-grown salad for your Thanksgiving meal, harvest leeks and parsnips fresh for a winter soup or stew. Discover what you can grow during the cooler season, learn about planting times, and tips to keep your vegetable garden growing year-round. Nicole Forbes, Education & Events Coordinator for Dennis' 7 Dees Landscaping and Garden Centers. Contact Susie Jenkins, SJenkins@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Mt Hood Lions Club (fourth Weds. each month), 6:30pm, Social Time, 7 pm, Dinner meeting. At their building on the corner of E Hwy 26 and E Woodsey Way, Welches. Info: 503-622-4223. 
RECREATION/VISITOR INFO-
  • Timberline Lodge & Ski Area. Year-round skiing/snowboarding, lodge tours. 503-622-7979, www.timberlinelodge.com.
  • Mt. Hood Skibowl. Summer activities.  Adventure Park. 503-272-3206, www.skibowl.com.
  • The Fly Fishing Shop. Equipment, information, instruction. 503-622-4607, www.flyfishusa.com.
  • The Resort at The Mountain. Golf, Croquet, Spa, Dining. 503-622-3101, www.mthood-resort.com.
  • Mt. Hood Adventures. Concierge-type services for recreational activities in the area. 88335 E. Government Camp Loop, Government Camp. 503-715-2175, 888-422-4776, www.mthoodadventure.com.
  • Mt. Hood Village Resort. Fitness center/pool. 503-622-4011, www.mthoodvillage.com.
  • Windells Camp, 59550 E Hwy 26, Sandy. Indoor skate facility and BMX. info@windells.com 503 622-3736. 

VISITOR INFO 

  • Mt. Hood Cultural Center & Museum, 88900 E Hwy 26 Business Loop, Government Camp. Open daily (except Christmas & New Year), 9am-5pm, 503-272-3301, www.mthoodmuseum.org. Brochures, maps, guide books, passes, etc.
  • Mt. Hood Adventures, 88335 E. Government Camp Loop, Government Camp. Open daily, 9am-6pm 503-715-2175, 888-422-4776, www.mthoodadventure.com.
  • Mt. Hood Info. www.mthood.info, 1-888-622-4822.
  • Mt. Hood National Forest, Zig Zag Ranger District, 70220 E Hwy 26, Zig Zag. Open Daily, 7:45 am – 4:30 pm (closed for lunch noon – 1 pm). 503-622-3191, Ext. 668, www.fs.fed.us/r6/mthood.
  • Sandy Historical Society Museum, 39345 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. Open 7 days/wk. Mon-Sat 10-4 pm, Sun 12-4 pm Free Admission. 503-668-3378, sandyhistorical@sandynet.org, www.sandyhistorical.org.
  • Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce, 38979 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. Open Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 10 - 4 pm (Tuesday and Thursday available to members by appointment only) 503-668-4006.

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES-
  • Sandy/Hoodland Advisory Board is looking for two members. The open positions are for residents of the Sandy Library Service area. For more information, contact Library Director Sarah McIntyre at 503-489-2168 or smcintyre@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Guide Dogs for the Blind, Sandy, has various volunteer opportunities. Info: www.guidedogs.com, 503-668-2100.
  • Firefighters, Special Task Group, Support Group, HEART and Explorers. Call the Hoodland Fire District for further information. Do you have what it takes? 503-622-3256, hoodland@hoodlandfire.org.
  • Consider being a volunteer at the Mt. Hood Cultural Center & Museum, Government Camp. Hours and days very flexible. Call the museum at 503-272-3301 or drop by if interested.
  • The Hoodland Senior Center is in need of drivers for Meals on Wheels. Must have a valid Oregon driver's license, proof of insurance and a dependable vehicle. Also, bus drivers are needed for day trips. Class C driver's license is required as well as attendance at three classes with Ride Connection (no cost to volunteers).

 

BULLETIN BOARD-
  • The Hoodland Fire Dept's Volunteer Support Group's Annual Garage sale will be on August 5 from 10 - 3 pm at the Hoodland Fire Dept. Main station. Vendors wishing to rent tables please contact Rochelle at purple-girl@frontier.com, 503-622-4432.
  • If you're a veteran and need information regarding VA benefits, counseling, healthcare, home loans, etc. call 503-650-5631 or e-mail veterans@co.clackamas.or.us.
  • Donations accepted for delivery to several veterans hospitals in Oregon: Men’s/women’s clothing, boots/shoes, backpacks, quilts, toothbrushes and toothpaste, books and puzzles etc. Cotton fabrics especially sought. Please call Jean Bettencourt, VFW at 503-663-0510 or email at jean.bettencourt@aol.com for guidelines and to arrange drop-off in Sandy.
  • The Sandy Community Action Center at 38982 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy, is the food pantry for residents from Boring to Government Camp. The Center provides emergency food assistance to those in need. The pantry is open for income-eligible people from 10am-4pm Wed & Fri and 10am-1pm Sat. Proof that you reside in the Oregon Trail School District is required. Food boxes through the community Basket Program are available on the third Thursday of the month from 9am to Noon. Info: www.sandyactioncenter.org, 503-668-4746. 

 

Weather

Advertisements


Information

Valid HTML 4.01!

Valid CSS!



 
All material ©2008 The Mountain Times and may not be reproduced/distributed in any form without written permission from the publisher.

Web Site Design Precision Artists 
PHP-Nuke Copyright © 2005 by Francisco Burzi. This is free software, and you may redistribute it under the GPL. PHP-Nuke comes with absolutely no warranty, for details, see the license.