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Fairgrounds Plan Comments Sought

DAYTON – Columbia County Planning and Building is requesting additional public comments regarding the Fairgrounds Facilities Improvement Plan. Please submit written comments via email to Meagan_bailey@co.columbia.wa.us or deliver to the Department...

 

Free Mobile Food Bank Visits Sept. 28

DAYTON – The Free Mobile Food Bank will visit Dayton on Thurs., Sept. 28 at the Columbia County Fairgrounds from noon – 2 p.m. Bring a box to take your food home. Volunteers are needed to open boxes, bag produce and hand out food. If you would...

 

Adult Volleyball Players Wanted

WAITSBURG – Danielle Carpenter is looking to organize co-ed pickup volleyball games on Sundays at the Waitsburg High School gymnasium. Games will be fun and free. Beginners are welcome and non-players are invited to come and learn. Times will be...

 

Modern Western Square Dance Lessons

MILTON-FREEWATER – Dill and Neva Reid will offer square dance lessons from 2-3 p.m. , on Sundays in the Milton-Freewater Community Building located at 109 NE Fifth St. Lessons are sequential with open sessions on Oct. 1, 8, and 15. No experience...

 

Frenchtown Rendezvous, Oct. 7

WALLA WALLA – The annual Frenchtown Rendezvous will be held on Sat., Oct. 7, beginning at 2 p.m. at the Assumption Church Parish Hall located at 2098 E. Alder St. in Walla Walla. The free event is the main fundraiser for the Frenchtown Historical F...

 

WhooPemup Wednesday

WAITSBURG - The next Whoopemup Wednesday event will be Sept. 20 from 6-8 p.m. The $15 dinner includes summer vegetable pasta bake with roasted heirloom tomato sauce, fontina and fresh mozzarella, Caesar salad, garlic bread and mini timamisu...

 

First Aid Class Time Change

WAITSBURG – The First Aid/CPR Class at Waitsburg High School on Wed. Sept. 27 will now begin at 4:30 p.m. and is a 3 ½ to 4 hour course. The cost is still $30. Please contact Stephanie Wooderchak at the high school to register....

 

Dayton Dog Park Grand Opening

DAYTON – Everyone with a four-legged-friend is invited to celebrate the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for the Dayton Dog Park on Tues., Sept. 26 at 5 p.m. The dog park is located just south of the fishing pond near the city park....

 

Free Health Fair, Sept. 17

WALLA WALLA - Providence St. Mary Medical Center will host a free community health fair on Sixth Avenue next to St. Patrick Catholic Church Sept. 17 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. The event will include 30 health care booths with lots of giveaways and free...

 

Pheasants Forever Events

WALLA WALLA – Blue Mountain Pheasants Forever will host a Family Challenge Trap Shoot on Sept. 17. This is a team event, consisting of one adult and one youth. Youth will get first shot. Scores will be kept and prizes awarded to the team with the...

 

Fairgrounds Committee To Talk Grandstands

WAITSBURG – Anyone with an interest in the Waitsburg fairgrounds is encouraged to attend a public meeting of the Fairgrounds Committee on Tues., Sept. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at Ten Ton Press (316 Main) in Waitsburg. The focus will be on the proposed...

 

Christian Church Changes Service Time

WAITSBURG – After many years, the Waitsburg Christian Church is changing its service time. Previously, church serviced began at 9:30 a.m. in the summer and 11 a.m. during the school year. Beginning Sept. 24, Sunday services will begin at 10 a.m....

 

Dayton Lions to Host Fair Barbeque Saturday

DAYTON – The Columbia County Fair will hold its annual Barbeque on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Barbeque will be sponsored by Pioneer West in Dayton, who has provided funding for the food. Don Kirkwood, of Othello, will volunteer his time...

 

DW Golf Scramble to Support Football Team

DAYTON – The Dayton-Waitsburg Quarterback Club will host a Golf Scramble and Barbeque fundraiser on Sept. 17 at Touchet Valley Golf Club. First tee time is 1 p.m. Barbeque to follow. The tournament will feature teams of four. Entry is $25 per...

 

Dayton Elementary School Open House, Aug. 29

DAYTON – Dayton Elementary School students and parents are invited to an open house at the DSD multipurpose room on Tues., Aug. 29. Students are invited to bring school supplies and see their classrooms. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m. followed by...

 

Christmas Kickoff Meeting

DAYTON – The Christmas Kickoff Committee would like to extend an invitiation to anyone who would like to participate, to attend a planning meeting on Thurs., Sept. 14 at noon at Fiesta En Jalisco. Anyone interested in contributing to the planning...

 

Fairgrounds Improvement Plan Public Hearing

DAYTON - The Columbia County Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing on the Columbia County Facilities Improvement Plan for the fairgrounds and the Touchet Valley Golf Course, in the Columbia County Courthouse, Superior Courtroom, on...

 

Host Families Needed

ASSE International Exchange Program is looking for families to host boys and girls between the ages of 15 to 18 from a variety of countries to experience American culture while practicing their English. They also love to share their own culture and...

 

American Legion Celebrates Patriots Day

WAITSBURG - Waitsburg American Legion Post #35 will celebrate Patriots Day on Sept. 11 with a dinner and annual installation of officers. The dinner will take place at Town Hall at 6 p.m. and all veterans and their families are invited to attend....

 

Christian Women's Connection Luncheon

WAITSBURG - The September Christian Women’s Connection Luncheon will take place on Sept. 13 at Waitsburg Town Hall from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. The cost is $10 and the meal will be catered by Melissa Weatherford. Speaker Wendy Cowell from...

 

Free Community Gratitude BBQ

DAYTON – The Dayton First Congregational Church is hosting a Community Gratitude BBQ at 6 p.m. on Fri., Sept. 1 at the church, located at 214 S. 3rd St. Community members are invited to bring a dish to share, if able, and enjoy free hamburgers and...

 

First Aid/CPR/Defib. Refresher Course

WAITSBURG – ESD 123 is offering a First Aid/CPR/Defibrillation Refresher Course at Waitsburg High School on Wed., Sept. 27 at 6:30 p.m. for those needing to update their cards. The cost is $30 and participants must contact Stephanie Wooderchak at...

 

Waitsburg HASA Elects New Leadership

WAITSBURG – The Waitsburg Home and School Association met on Aug. 16 to prepare for the coming year and elect new leadership. This year’s president is Kristy Taylor, with Brooke Mikesell serving as vice president, Deanna Coulston as secretary...

 

Summer Food Program Ends

WAITSBURG – The last day for the Waitsburg School District summer food program will be Fri., Aug. 25. The regular breakfast/lunch program will begin when school resumes on Sept. 5....

 

State Park Free Day, Aug. 25

OLYMPIA – To celebrate the National Park System’s 101st birthday, the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is offering free entrance to state parks on Fri. Aug. 25. Day-use visitors will not need a Discover Pass to visit state parks...

 

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