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, 37 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.


EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO-

SATURDAY, JUNE 30-JULY 1 

  • 60th Annual Lions Club Chuckwagon breakfast, 7am-1pm Saturday and Sunday, at Mt Hood Lions Club building, Hwy 26 and Woodsey Way, Welches. Eggs to order, pancakes, sausage, bacon, orange juice and coffee. Breakfast price: $6 pre-sale at Clackamas Co. Bank, Welches Mtn Building Supply, and from any Lions Club member, $7 at door, and $4 for children 10 yrs old and under. 

SATURDAY, JUNE 30 

  • Sandy River Basin Watershed Summer Picnic, 11am-2pm, Dodge Park, 11021 SE Lusted Rd., Sandy. Come and join in for a summer celebration. Bring a potluck dish to share and play some lawn games. Info: www.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.
  • 11th Annual Party on the Patio, 5-10pm, Zig Zag Inn, 70162 Hwy 26, Welches. A benefit concert sponsored by Clackamas County Bank honoring Randy Proctor. Music by The Substitutes. Proceeds go to Mt Hood Hospice. $10 cover charge/person. Kids under 12 are free (minors allowed, but not in the bar). Please bring your own folding chairs.
  • Mt. Hood Cultural Center and Museum's Social History Happy Hour (last Sat each month). 7pm. 88900 Government Camp Loop, Govt. Camp. Info: 503-272-3301.

DAILY 

  • Mt. Hood Cultural Center & Museum, 88900 E Hwy 26 Business Loop, Government Camp. Hours: 9am-5pm every day except Christmas & 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 on exhibit each month. The Clackamas County Arts Alliance also exhibits the works of local (county) artists. Exhibit changes quarterly.
  • OMSI, 1945 SE Water Street, Portland. "Robot Revolution." (Runs through Sept 3, 2018). A collection of cutting-edge robots from some of the most innovative global robotics companies and universities. Guests will have the opportunity to react with robots that are rarely seen by the public. Info: www.omsi.edu. 

MONDAYS 

  • Trivia Night, 7pm. Mallards Pub & Cafe, at Mt Hood Oregon Resort (golf course side), 68010 E Fairway, Welches. Info: 503-622-3101, mthood-resort.com. 

WEDNESDAYS 

  • Live Music at Timberline Lodge on the Back Patio, 3-5pm. See Music Line up for musical artists. Info: timberlinelodge.com.
  • Karaoke, 8pm, Mallards Pub & Cafe, at Mt Hood Oregon Resort (golf course side), 68010 E Fairway, Welches. Info: 503-622-3101, mthood-resort.com. 

THURSDAYS 

  • Open Mic hosted by Dillon Coran, 9pm, at The Skyway Bar & Grill, 71545 E Hwy 26, ZigZag. 

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. 

FRIDAYS 

  • Mt Hood Farmers Market, 3-7pm 38600 Proctor Blvd., Sandy (every Friday, 3-7pm). 

THROUGH JULY 22 

  • Clackamas Repertory Theatre presents "Sense & Sensibility," Osterman Theater, 19600 Molalla Ave., Oregon City. Written by Kate Hamill, Directed by Karlyn Love. Showtimes: Thur-Sun 7:30pm, Suns 2:30pm. A wildly funny classic tale. Info: 503-594-6047, www.ClackamasRep.org. Cost: Tickets various prices, check online. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 4 

  • 4th of July Fireworks, at Sandy High School, begins at dusk, 37400 Bell Street, Sandy. 

FRIDAY, JULY 6 

  • First Friday in Downtown Sandy, 5-8pm. Info: sandyoregonchamber.com.
  • Bingo, Sandy Grange Hall, 34705 SW Kelso Rd., Sandy (first & 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.
  • Library Coffee House, 6pm, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy (first Fri each month), featuring Adlai Alexander. Always a fun, family event. Music, coffee and dessert. Info: 503-668-5537. 

THURSDAY, JULY 12-15 

  • Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce Music Fair & Feast, Sandy Centennial Plaza, 39295 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. For list of musical artists, see the Music Line Up. 

THURSDAY, JULY 12 

  • Sandy Mountain Festival Hometown Parade, downtown Sandy. Theme is "Oh, The Places You'll Go." Horses, antique cars, floats, marching groups, 5-generation court, and more. Info: sandymountainfestival.org. 

SATURDAY, JULY 14-15 

  • Sandy Mountain Festival, Meinig Park, Sandy. Art, music, events and kids events, food, artisans, vendors. 

SATURDAY, JULY 14 

  • Meet a Scientist at OMSI, 1-4pm, OMSI, 1945 SE Water Street, Portland. Features local scientists who share their research and knowledge with you through hands-on activities and conversation. Info: www.omsi.edu.
  • 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 Event, 8:30pm, Timberline Lodge, Timberline. The program will be held in the Salmon River Parking Lot just east of the lodge, beginning with a brief introduction at 8:30pm followed by stargazing throughout the evening. Astronomy Professor Dr Todd Duncan will provide telescopes for the public to view the Moon, Saturn, ancient star clusters, dying stars and the center of the Milky Way from an elevation of 6,000 feet. Children are encouraged to attend. Program is free and available to everyone. Donations not required but appreciated to continue programs in future. Info: www.timberlinelodge.com. 

SUNDAY, JULY 15 

  • "Happy Days Are Here Again" musical performance by Susannah Mars and Merideth Kaye Clark, singing the hits of Barbara Streisand and Judy Garland. 7pm, Osterman Theater, 19600 Molalla Ave., Oregon City. Tickets: $20. Info: Info: 503-594-6047, www.ClackamasRep.org. 

THURSDAY, JULY 19 

  • Timberline! A Magical History Tour for adults 55+. 8:45-4pm, leaving from Sandy Transit Operations Center, 16610 Champion Way, Sandy. Take a trip on the Mt Hood Express and enjoy a tour at Timberline Lodge. Bring a bag lunch or purchase lunch at the lodge. Wear comfy shoes. Space is limited, register at Sandy Library or at Sandy Senior Ctr. This program part of Mind-Body-Spirit: Creating a Vibrant Life series. Info: Susie Jenkins, sjenkins@ci.sandy.or.us. 

FRIDAY, JULY 20 

  • Bingo, Sandy Grange Hall, 34705 SW Kelso Rd., Sandy (first & 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 22 

  • Sunday Sounds, 6:30-8pm, Meinig Park, Theater in the Woods Stage, Sandy. Music by The Honey Dewdrops (country). Info: ci.sandy.or.us. 

FRIDAY, JULY 27-29 

  • 14th Annual Northwest World Reggae Festival. Gates open at 9am, closed at 11:45pm Friday and Saturday, show ends 8pm Sunday. held at Pfau Pfamily Pfarma, 58800 E Marmot Road, Sandy. Roots reggae and world music from musical artists from around the globe. Unique art, fair trade goods and crafts from more than 30 craft vendors. Organic food and family friendly. Info: www.nwwrf.com. 

SATURDAY, JULY 28 

  • Mt Hood Revel Marathon and Half Marathon, taking place from Timberline Lodge to Rainbow Trout Farm (Marathon) and Lolo Pass to Rainbow Trout Farm (Half-Marathon). (Starts at 5:30am). Info: https://www.runrevel.com/rmh to register to run, volunteer or get more information.
  • Meet a Scientist at OMSI, 1-4pm, OMSI, 1945 SE Water Street, Portland. Features local scientists who share their research and knowledge with you through hands-on activities and conversation. Info: www.omsi.edu.
  • 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 Sat each month). 7pm. 88900 Government Camp Loop, Govt. Camp. Info: 503-272-3301.
  • Starlight Cinema starting at dusk, Dale Nichols Main Stage, Meinig Park, Sandy. Family friendly feature length movie. "Coco." (105 minutes, PG). Info: ci.sandy.or.us. 

SUNDAY, JULY 29 

  • Breakfast at the Sandy Grange, 8-11am (last Sun of every month). 34705 SW Kelso Rd., Sandy. Ham, pancakes, eggs cooked to order, juice and coffee. Cost $4. Info: 503-637-6608.
  • Kiwanis Cruise-In lunch, 9am-2pm, Oral Hull Park, 43233 SE Oral Hull Road, Sandy. Cruise in Show 'n Shine, Trophies, Dash Plaques. Registration $15 per car. Info: sandykiwanis.org.
  • Sunday Sounds, 6:30-8pm, Meinig Park, Theater in the Woods Stage, Sandy. Music by The Steelhead Stalkers (Jazz trio). Info: ci.sandy.or.us.
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. 

MONDAY, JULY 2 

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

TUESDAY, JULY 3 

  • Boring CPO Meeting, 7pm (first Tues each month), Boring Fire Station, 28655 SE Hwy 212, Boring. 

TUESDAY, JULY 10 

  • 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 11 

  • Library Advisory Board Meeting, 6-7:30pm, Sandy Public Library Community Rm, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Info: Sarah McIntyre, smcintyre@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Mt. Hood Lions Club monthly business meeting, 6:30pm (second Wed each month), at their building on the corner of E Hwy 26 and E Woodsey Way, Welches. Info: 503-622-4223. 

MONDAY, JULY 16 

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

TUESDAY, JULY 17 

  • 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.
  • 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. 

SATURDAY, JULY 21 

  • Rhododendron CPO, 10:30am, Mt Hood Oregon Resort, 68010 E Fairway, Welches.
MUSIC-

Friday, June 29 

  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Eric Kallio (slide & finger style guitarist), Skyway 

Saturday, June 30 

  • Party on the Patio w/The Substitutes (benefit concert), 5-10pm. Zig Zag Inn
  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop
  • Rae Gordon Band (blues), Skyway   

Every Wednesday 

  • Karaoke, 8pm, Mallards. 

Every Thursday 

  • Open Mic hosted by Dillon Coran, 9pm, Skyway 

Every Friday 

  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop 

Every Saturday 

  • Karaoke, 9pm, The Whistle Stop  

Sunday, July 1 

  • Pete Kartsounes (bluegrass), 7-9:30pm, Skyway 

Monday, July 2 

  • Fingers & Chilly w/special guest Chapin Andersen, Skyway  

Wednesday, July 4 

  • Tara Velarde, 3-5pm, Timberline 

Friday, July 6 

  • Library Coffee House, Adlai Alexander, 6pm, Sandy Public Library
  • DJ Simply Ryan, 8pm, Mallards
  • The Van Rontens (folk/gypsy/grass), Skyway  

Saturday, July 7 

  • JoyTribe (funk/rock), Skyway  

Sunday, July 8 

  • Son of Trees (latin rock), 7-9:30pm, Skyway  

Monday, July 9 

  • Fingers & Chilly w/special guest Pablo Gabriel, Skyway  

Wednesday, July 11 

  • Melodie Ayres, 3-5pm, Timberline  

Thursday, July 12 

  • Britnee Kellogg (Family Night), Music Fair & Feast  

Friday, July 13 

  • Rae Gordon Band/NW Sugar Shakers, Music Fair & Feast
  • Bob Shoemaker & The Vaporizers (delta blues), Skyway  

Saturday, July 14 

  • Haley Johnson & Leo London/Countryside Ride/Crush, Music Fair & Feast
  • Feral Cats (rock & roll), Skyway  

Sunday, July 15 

  • Sofa Kings (Family Day), Music Fair & Feast
  • Susannah Mars and Merideth Kay Clark, 7pm, Osterman Theater
  • Eric Leadbetter (rock), 7pm, Skyway  

Monday, July 16 

  • Fingers & Chilly w/special guest Tony Graham, Skyway  

Wednesday, July 18 

  • Gayle Ritt, 3-5pm, Timberline  

Friday, July 20 

  • Steelhead Stalkers (Cuban jazz), Skyway  

Saturday, July 21 

  • Sugar Shakers, 8pm, Mallards
  • Terry Robb Band (blues) Skyway  

Sunday, July 22 

  • The Honey Dewdrops (country), 6:30-8pm, Meinig Park
  • Redwood Son (westicana), 7pm, Skyway  

Monday, July 23 

  • Fingers & Chilly w/special guests Ashley, Leanna & Dillon, Skyway  

Wednesday, July 25 

  • Jess Clemons, 3-5pm, Timberline  

Friday, July 27 

  • Music TBA, Skyway  

Friday, July 27-29 

  • Northwest World Reggae Festival (3 days), Gates open 9am daily. Roots Reggae with world performers, NWWRF  

Saturday, July 28 

  • Strange Tones w/The Vixen Dancers (surf rock/blues), Skyway

Sunday, July 29 

  • The Steelhead Stalkers (jazz trio), 6:30-8pm, Meinig Park
  • Tony Graham, 7-9:30pm, Skyway  

Monday, July 30 

  • Fingers & Chilly w/special guest Jon Tullis, Skyway  

Saturday, Aug 4 

  • Kris Deelane & The Hurt (motown), Skyway  

Sunday, Aug 5 

  • Green Neck Daredevils (bluegrass), Skyway  

Aug 18 & 19 

  • 15th Annual Crawdad Festival, noon-10pm, Skyway  

Music Venues

Mallards Pub & Cafe, Mt Hood Oregon Resort (golf course side), 68010 E Fairway, Welches. 503.622.3101, mthood-resort.com.

Meinig Park (Theater in the Woods), Sandy.

Music Fair & Feast, Sandy Centennial Plaza, 39295 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy.

NWWRF, 58800 E Marmot Rd., Sandy. nwwrf.com.

Osterman Theater, 19600 Molalla Ave., Oregon City. www.ClackamasRep.org

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

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 (music on the back patio), Timberline. timberlinelodge.com.

Zig Zag Inn, 70162 E Hwy 26, Welches.

DINING-

BRIGHTWOOD TAVERN, Brightwood Bridge Rd. 503-622-1568. Burgers, chicken, soups. Lunch specials Mon - Fri. Full menu every night.  Happy Hour daily 3:30-6:30 pm. Pool Tourneys. 

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, calzones, pasta, wings, salads, homemade dressings, ice cream floats. Wine/Beer/Soda. 

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, pizzas. Handcrafted beers. Happy Hour daily 4-6 pm. Family friendly. Dog friendly deck. 

MT. HOOD OREGON RESORT, Welches. 503-622-2214. Altitude: B’fast/Lunch/Dinner. Happy Hour & specials. mallards café & pub B’fast at 7am. Lunch/Dinner menu 11am. 

MULTORPOR LODGE at Skibowl East, 503-272-3206. OUTBACK CAFÉ & ESPRESSO at Skibowl, 503-272-3206, RATSKELLER BAR & PIZZERIA, downtown Gov’t Camp.  503-272-3635.  HIGH MOUNTAIN CAFÉ, downtown Gov’t Camp.  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). 

THE RENDEZVOUS, 67149 Hwy 26. Welches, 503-622-6837. Lunch & Dinner, fresh local seafood. Grill & Tap Room. Patio. Chef’s Daily Specials.  Wine Down Wed. Take & Bake specials. 

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 w/stunning views; Blue Ox Bar - Casual Dining. 

WHISTLE STOP, Hwy 26, Brightwood. 503-622-3440. Homemade soups & breads. Breakfast until 2pm,  Moon’s famous Whistle Burger, Lunch & Dinner. Fri/Sat Karaoke at 9pm. 

COFFEE/ESPRESSO/TEA/SMOOTHIES 

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

MT HOOD ROASTERS, 73451 Hwy 26, Rhododendon (By DQ) 503-622-6574. Espresso, summer drink specials, outdoor seating, freshly roasted coffee beans by the pound. 7 days a week, 8-5.

SENIOR CENTERS-

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

There are many additional outings with the Hoodland Senior Center during July, including a trip to Seaside, Indian Head Casino, a Cracker Barrel lunch and Tualatin River Walk, and local lunches out. Please check with the Senior Center for a full list of activities.

Bus Drivers needed for shopping and day trips. Valid Class C Driver's License and completion of two classes and a written test (at no cost to you) is required.  Can you help?

If you are a senior and feel lonely or experiencing anxiety or depression, there is a Senior Loneliness Line. Call 503-200-1633, or visit SeniorLonelinessLine.org.

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.
  • Knitting with Valerie, 1pm. Plenty of knitting needles and yarn available or bring your own. 

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. 

THURSDAYS 

  • Tai Chi Class, 10-11am.
  • Pinochle and cards, 1:30pm. Everyone is welcome to come and play. 

TUESDAY, JULY 10

  • Board Meeting, 10am at the Center. Everyone welcome to share ideas.
  • Caregiver Support Group, 2:30pm (second Tuesday each month). Info: Donna, 503-622-3226. 

THURSDAY, JULY 12 

  • Legal Service-free one half hour consultation (for seniors 60 or older), provided by a Sandy attorney. Call 503-668-5569 for appointment. At the Sandy Senior Center.

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

There are many additional outings with the Sandy Senior Center during the month, including shopping trips and dining out. Please check with the Senior Center for a full list of activities at ci.sandy.or.us. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 11 

  • Alzheimer's Support Group, 1-3pm. 

SATURDAY, JULY 28 

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

MONDAYS 

  • The Grief Support Group (sponsored by Mt Hood Hospice) meets 2-3:30pm each Monday, Trinity Lutheran Church, 507 W Powell Blvd., Gresham. No charge, but registration is required. For more information call Cindy Johnson, 503-668-5545.
  • 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 Courage to Change Alcoholics Anonymous (Ongoing recovery meeting), 2pm. Sandy Actors Theatre, 17333 Meinig, Sandy.
  • 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, Lutheran Church, 39901 Pleasant St., (lower level), Sandy.
  • Courage to Change Group-Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30-6:30pm, Immanuel Church, Upstairs, 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. 

THURSDAY, JULY 19 

  • 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. 

SATURDAY, JULY 21 

  • 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. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 25 

  • Alzheimer’s Support Group, 1-2:30pm, (fourth Wed each month), Trinity Lutheran Church, 507 W. Powell Blvd., Gresham. Info: Jeanette Vice, 503-666-4305.
CLUBS/GROUPS/CLASSES/INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS-

FRIDAY, JUNE 29-30 

  • Friends of the Hoodland Library Book Sale, 12-4pm, Hoodland Public Library, 24525 E Welches Rd., Welches. The book sales raise money to help fund programs and buy equipment for the library. Info: hoodlandlibrary@ci.sandy.or.us, 503-622-3460. 

JULY

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. 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. 

TUESDAYS 

  • Preschool Story Time, 10-11am, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy.
  • Book a Librarian, 2-6pm, Hoodland Public Library, 24525 E Welches Rd., Welches. Make an appointment or drop in for assistance from a reference librarian with research, using library resources. Info: hoodlandlibrary@ci.sandy.or.us or 503-622-3460. 

WEDNESDAYS 

  • Youth Art Class, 10-11:30am, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. In partnership with the Wy'East Artisans Guild. For 1-6th graders. Preschooler activities available with parent present. Info: Monica, msmith@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Community Acupuncture with Stacey McCarthy, L. AC, 2-6pm. Call 503-754-9053 to sign up. Info: www.stickwithstacey.com.
  • Teen Events (Summer Schedule). Each Wednesday, 2:30-4:30pm July and August. 1st Wednesday, MakerSpace. 2nd Wednesday, Anime Club. 3rd Wednesday, MakerSpace. 4th Wednesday, Game Factory & Coding Club. Sandy Library's Learning Garden open Wednesdays, 2:30-4:40 and teens may work in the garden to pay off their library fines. 30 minutes = $5 fine waiver. Info: Rebecca, rrobinowitz@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Silent meditation and discussion with Wy'East Zen Center, meeting at Celtic Spirit Yoga, 38736 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. 6:30-8pm. Doors open at 5:45pm. The forms are Soto Zen but all faith traditions are welcome. Beginner instruction is available. Info: Emile Cartoun, 503-997-3193, emilie@wyeastzencenter.org. 

THURSDAYS 

  • Wee Ones Story Time, 10-11am, Sandy Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Appropriate for children 6 months to 3 years old. Info: Monica, msmith@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Art Farm, 10am-5pm (runs through Aug 30), by Sue Jones. Drawing, painting & sculpture, on 4 acres with creeks, woods, fields. Ages 6-15. Info: 503-622-3306.
  • Weekly Story Time, 10:30-11am, Hoodland Public Library, 24525 E Welches Rd., Welches. Appropriate for children through preschool age. Info: Monica, msmith@ci.sandy.or.us. 

THURSDAYS 

  • AntFarm & Sandy Library Learning Garden Reward Program, 3-5pm, Hwy 2, next to Tollgate Restaurant. Participating teens will receive $5 fine vouchers for overdue library fines, for each time they participate a minimum of 30 mins a day. Teens who participate in at least 5 Learning Garden days will be invited to an end of summer pizza party. Ages 12-17. Info: cierra@antfarmyouthservices.com, 503-668-9955.
  • "Read to the Dog," 4-5pm, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. 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.
  • Yoga with a View at Timberline Lodge, Timberline. (Thursdays, July 12-August 30), 5:30-6:30pm (weather permitting). All ages and skill levels welcome. Check in at the Front Desk to pay, $5 per person. Bring your own mat. 

SATURDAYS 

  • AntFarm & Sandy Library Learning Garden Reward Program, 10am-2pm, Hwy 2, next to Tollgate Restaurant. Participating teens will receive $5 fine vouchers for overdue library fines, for each time they participate a minimum of 30 mins a day. Teens who participate in at least 5 Learning Garden days will be invited to an end of summer pizza party. Ages 12-17. Info: cierra@antfarmyouthservices.com, 503-668-9955.
  • Saturday Afternoon Kids' Club, 1-3pm, Hoodland Public Library, 24525 E. Welches Rd. (1st Sat Art Club, 2nd Sat Lego Club, 4th Sat Lego Club), ages 6-12. Legos and art supplied provided. Info: Dianne, ddowney@ci.sandy.or.us. 

MONDAY, JULY 2 

  • Men's Book Club, 7-9pm, Sandy Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. "Proof of Guilt," by Charles Todd. Info: Susie Jenkins, sjenkins@ci.sandy.or.us. 

THURSDAY, JULY 5 

  • Sandy Kiwanis, 6:30pm, (first & third Thurs) at Stephanie's Cafe, 39400 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy.  Order off the menu. Info: www.sandykiwanis.org, 503-819-0511. 

SATURDAY, JULY 7 

  • Saturday Afternoon Kids' Club, 2-4 pm, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Lego Club. For kids 7-12. Free and no registration required. Info: Monica, msmith@ci.sandy.or.us. 

MONDAY, JULY 9-13 

  • Church on The Mountain Bible Camp, 6-8:30pm, at Church on The Mountain, 68211 Hwy 26, Welches. Ages 4 years to 6th grade. For registration, go to tcotm.org and come with the registration form filled out. Info: 503-622-4079. Free.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 11 
  • Prime Timers Dining Club for singles age 50 and up. Meeting at Heidi's Restaurant, 1230 NE Cleveland, Gresham, 503-667-4200. Come and start some new friendships! (typically 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 12 

  • Women's Book Club, 7-9pm, Sandy Public Library (second Thurs). 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Info: Susie Jenkins, sjenkins@ci.sandy.or.us. 

FRIDAY, JULY 13 

  • Sandy VFW Post 4273 Auxiliary Monthly Meeting, 6pm, (second Fri each month) at VFW Hall, 38452 Proctor Blvd., Sandy.
  • Adult Paint Night, 6:30pm, Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Local artist Melissa Lawrence will lead you, step by step, from bare canvas to a finished painting. Please register. Register/questions: Rebecca, rrobinowitz@ci.sandy.or.us. 

MONDAY, JULY 16-21 

  • Nutz N Boltz Theater Company Summer Performance Camp, 10am-12:30pm. Performance on Saturday, July 21 at 7pm, "A Bad Case of Stripes." A fun one-week theater camp for kids ages 7-14. Cost: $80. Info/registration: info@nnbtheater.com. 

MONDAY, JULY 16 

  • Teen Library Advisory Board meeting, 3-4pm, Sandy Public Library Community Room, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy (third Mon each month). Help the library plan programs and events for other teens. Teens aged 12-17 welcome. Info: Rebecca, rrobinowitz@ci.sandy.or.us. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18 

  • Hoodland Book Group, 6:30-8:30pm, Hoodland Public Library, 24525 E Welches Rd., Welches. Discussing "Exit West," by Mohsin Hamid. Info: Dianne Downey, ddowney@ci.sandy.or.us.

THURSDAY, JULY 19 

  • Sandy Kiwanis, 6:30pm, (first & third Thurs) at Stephanie's Cafe, 39400 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy.  Order off the menu. Info: www.sandykiwanis.org, 503-819-0511.
  • Photography Group, 7pm, Sandy Library Community Rm., 38980 Proctor Blvd, Sandy. Takes place every third Thursday and location varies. Planning a community event. Info: tkuziemski@ci.sandy.or.us. 

FRIDAY, JULY 20 

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

TUESDAY, JULY 24 

  • 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 25 

  • 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. 

THURSDAY, JULY 26 

  • Mystery Book Club, 2-4pm, Sandy Community Center, 38348 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. Info: Suzie Jenkins, sjenkins@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Growing Vegetables with Increased Summer Drought Presentation, 6:30pm, Sandy Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd., Sandy. Presentation by Clackamas Co. Master Gardener, Jean Erickson. Info: Susie Jenkins, sjenkins@ci.sandy.or.us.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES-
  • Volunteers needed for Mt Hood Revel Marathon and Half Marathon on Saturday, July 28. More information at https://www.runrevel.com/rmh.
  • 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 needs Bus Drivers for shopping and day trips. Valid Class C Driver's License and completion of two classes and a written test (at no cost to you) is required.  Can you help? Info: 503-622.3331.
  • Guide Dogs for the Blind, Sandy, has various volunteer opportunities. Info: www.guidedogs.com, 503-668-2100.
  • Firefighters, Special Task Group, Support Group, CERT and Explorers. Call the Hoodland Fire District for further information. Do you have what it takes? 503-622-3256, hoodland@hoodlandfire.org. 
RECREATION/VISITOR INFO-
  • Timberline Lodge & Ski Area. Year-round skiing/snowboarding, lodge tours. Night skiing 4-9pm Fri/Sat and holidays. 503-622-7979, www.timberlinelodge.com.
  • Mt. Hood Skibowl. Winter: skiing, snowboarding, cosmic tubing. Summer: Adventure Park. Pony rides, alpine slide, bungee tower, zip lines and much more.Info: www.skibowl.com or 503-222-2695.
  • The Fly Fishing Shop. Equipment, information, instruction. 503-622-4607, www.flyfishusa.com.
  • Mt Hood Oregon Resort (formerly Resort at The Mountain), Welches. 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.

 

BULLETIN BOARD-
  • Clases de Inglés Gratis, Póngase en contacto con Katie, kmurphy@ci.sandy.or.us. Free English Classes offered at the Sandy Public Library. One to three participants will be paired with a native-English speaking tutor. Info/Registration: Katie, 503-783-2583, kmurphy@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Hoodland Library's community room available for use by groups. Reservation requirements. Call for more information, 503-622-3460.
  • Cultural Pass Program offers free or discounted adventures at local venues. Available at the Hoodland Library. Call for information as to which passes are available, 503-622-3460 or hoodlandlibrary@ci.sandy.or.us.
  • Summer Reading Programs ("Libraries Rock") start June 1, at the Hoodland and Sandy Public Libraries. Pick up a reading log and stickers, and read your way to prizes. Events for Kids, Teens and Adults throughout the summer.
  • Transit tokens at the Sandy and Hoodland Libraries. Daily unlimited passes for SAM and Mt Hood Express ($5), SAM 24 trip passes ($20). SAM monthly passes ($30), SAM/STAR 5 individual ride tokens ($5). Info: www.ci.sandy.or.us/fares.
  • Save the Date for Thursday, Aug 9th for the Hoodland Women's Club Golf Tournament & Auction at the Mt Hood Oregon Resort. If you have auction items you would like to donate, contact Brigette (stillcreekinn@frontier.com) or Nicole (icknole@msn.com).

 

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.