Archives for July 2014

Dufur Threshing Bee

[ August 9, 2014; August 10, 2014; ] Step Back in Time for a a Weekend at the Dufur Threshing Bee.
August 9th & 10th in Dufur Oregon.

Using old-time machinery and draft horses, wheat is harvested as you would have seen at the turn of the 20th centry. This year’s Threshing Bee is August 9th & 10th.

Highlights of the Threshing Bee

Grange Breakfast. Both … Read More.

Become a Stream Steward!

Clark Public Utilities’ StreamTeam sponsors the Stream Stewards program for those interested in making a difference in the great outdoors.
Six Saturdays (8:30am – 2pm) and three Tuesday evening (6 – 8:30pm) workshops provide FREE hands-on training focused on our local environment.
Topics include:
· Local plants and animals
· Water quality and aquatic insects
· Stream restoration theory
Classes start … Read More.

Crackedpots Art Show and “ReClaim It!” Store Opening

[ July 22, 2014; 10:00 am to 8:00 pm. July 23, 2014; 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. ] Cracked Pots 15th Annual Art Show at McMenimens Edgefield
Creatively Reducing Waste
Over 100 artists will showcase and sell their up-cycled art featuring indoor, outdoor, and wearable pieces at McMenamins Edgefield July 22 & 23. Come see what was saved from the trash and given a new life.

If you just can not make that date, never fear … Read More.

The Clark County Habitat for Humanity ReStore Grand Opening!

[ July 25, 2014; July 26, 2014; ] The Clark County Habitat for Humanity ReStore moves to 10811 SE Mill Plain Blvd in Vancouver (just off I-205). this July. The new building will house both the HFH Store and Evergreen Habitat for Humanity offices. The HFH Store closes its 5000 E 4th Plain Blvd address by June 30.

The new site offers a convenient … Read More.

“Bikes Mean Business” July Green Drinks in the Gorge

[ July 8, 2014; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] The Green Living Journal along with the Port of Cascade Locks and Gorge Owned are hosting Green Drinks on July 8, 2014, in Cascade Locks at the Marine Park Pavilion from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM.

In response to the growing interest in biking in the Gorge, the theme is “Bikes Mean Business”  and bicycles will … Read More.