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Friends of the fairgrounds Meeting Venue Change

DAYTON - Because the Delany Room is unavailable, the Columbia County Friends of the Fairgrounds will meet on Thurs., Oct. 19 at Chief Springs Fire & Irons Brew Pub at 7 p.m....

 

Camp Wooten State Park Open House

POMEROY, Wash. – The Washington State Parks Blue Mountain Area is holding a Fall Open House at Camp Wooten State Park on Sat., Oct. 21 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. All the facilities will be open for viewing and there will be a discussion regarding...

 

Chamber Awards Banquet

DAYTON – Tickets are available on sale now for the Nov. 9 Annual Chamber Awards Banquet at 6 p.m. at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Pavilion. Tickets are $25. This year’s event’s theme is, “Wind, Powering our Future,” with guest speaker...

 

Input Sought For Blue Mountain Region Trails Project

There is one more opportunity to offer input into the BMRT, RTT Project before the plan is submitted to cities, counties, ports, planning organizations, and other entities, for adoption and implementation into their Comprehensive Plans, according to...

 

Cookies & Recipes Needed

DAYTON – The Dayton Memorial Library is in need of cookie recipes and participants to make their 2017 Cookie Social and Recipe Exchange a success. Recipes are due by Oct. 23 and the cookie social will take place Fri., Nov. 3 from 1-4 p.m. in the...

 

Dayton General Hospital Aux. Luncheon

DAYTON – The annual Dayton General Hospital Auxiliary Luncheon will be held on Sat., Oct. 28 at the First Congregational Church (214 S. 3rd, Dayton) from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Tickets are $10 and all proceeds go to support community scholarships and...

 

AAUW Candidates Forum, Oct. 18

DAYTON – The Dayton branch of the American Association of University Women will host a candidates forum on Wed., Oct. 18 from 7-9 p.m. at the Liberty Theater (344 E. Main, Dayton). Candidates traditionally give five-minutes speeches followed by a m...

 

Lions Host Guide Dog Presentation

DAYTON – The Dayton Lions Club will host a Guide Dog presentation at the Dayton Memorial Library Delany Building at 7 p.m. on Wed., Oct. 18. Tri-Cities Lions members Al and Cheryl Harper will give a video presentation about guide dog schools and...

 

Mass Band and Choir Concert, Oct. 25

WAITSBURG – The Southeastern Washington Music Educators Association (SEWMEA) high school mass band and choir will return to Waitsburg on Wed., Oct. 25. Hundreds of high school musicians from small schools all over southeastern Washington will bus...

 

Dayton Library Book Sale

DAYTON – The Friends of the Dayton Memorial Library will hold their fall book sale on Fri., Oct. 13 from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Sat., Oct. 14 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; and Sun., Oct. 15 from 1-4 p.m. Thousands of books will be available for sale at...

 

Whitman Professor gives Book Talk

DAYTON - Dayton Historic Depot is pleased to have Michelle Janning, a Whitman College sociology professor, discuss and sign her new book The Stuff of Family Life: How Our Homes Reflect Our Lives. Janning examines what the objects and spaces within...

 

Former Prescott Superintendent Passes Away

CLE ELUM, Wash. – Former Prescott school district superintendents, Lloyd Olson, passed away on Sept. 24 at his home in Cle Elum, at age 84, of natural causes. Olson was credited with having a positive impact on the Chumicum School District where...

 

Double-Shot Drive-Through Flu Shots

The Columbia County Health System is planning a Double-Shot Drive-Through Flu Clinic for Thurs., Oct. 12 at Flour Mill Park (120 W. Main, Dayton) from 5 p.m.- 7 p.m., and on Sat., Oct. 14 at the Preston Park in Waitsburg from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Get a...

 

Human Migration Community Conversation

DAYTON – The Dayton Memorial Library and Humanities Washington have collaborated to bring speaker David Fenner to Dayton for a free speaker’s bureau event titled The Long Haul: Stories of Human Migration. The community is invited to engage in...

 

Comprehensive Plan Apps. Open Early

WALLA WALLA COUNTY – Walla Walla County is starting considerations for Comprehensive Plan and Development amendments for 2018. The county normally opens applications for amendments on Jan. 1, but with the plan due June 30, the application cycle...

 

Water Conservancy Board Opening

WALLA WALLA COUNTY – Walla Walla County is seeking applicants to fill a position as alternate to the three-member county Water Conservancy Board of Commissioners, to serve in a reserve capacity as a replacement for absent or recused commissioners....

 

Free Dental Clinic

WAITSBURG – The Waitsburg Resource Center will host a free dental clinic on Mon. Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Preston Avenue. Appointments are required. Contact Pam Conover at (509) 337-8876 for an appointment or more info...

 

Port of WW Meeting in Waitsburg

WAITSBURG – The Waitsburg Commercial Club will host the October Port of Walla Walla meeting at the Waitsburg Lions Club Building at the fairgrounds. A meet and greet will take place on Thurs., Oct. 12 from 4-6 p.m.. followed by a port business...

 

Oktoberfest Whoopemup Wednesday

WAITSBURG – The Waitsburg Commercial Club is partnering with the Whoopemup Hollow Café and Laht Neppur Brewery to provide an Oktoberfest-style meal on Oct. 11. The menu will include: Sweet Onion, Beer, & Muenster Soup, Red Cabbage with Bacon &...

 

Drive Through Flu Shots, Oct. 21

WALLA WALLA – Providence will offer its sixth annual free drive through flu shot clinic on Oct. 21 at Providence St. Mary Medical Center from 9 a.m. – noon, or until the vaccine is gone. Free immunizations are offered to adults, ages 19 and...

 

CWC Luncheon

POMEROY – They October Christian Women’s Connection Luncheon will take place on Wed., Oct. 11 at 11 a.m. at the Pataha Flour Mill (50 Hutchens Hill Rd.) in Pomeroy. Reservations are needed by Oct. 6 and childcare is available by reservation....

 

Short Line Grand Opening

DAYTON - The Port of Columbia Short Line Railroad Grand Re-opening Celebration is planned for 10 am Sat., Oct. 7 at the Dayton Historic Depot, at 222 E Commercial St. in Dayton. After a short ribbon-cutting celebration, attendees are invited to...

 

YoungLife Annual Banquet/Pie Auction

DAYTON – The Dayton/Waitsburg YoungLife will hold its annual banquet and pie auction fundraiser on Sun., Oct. 1 at Running T Ranch (802 N. Touchet Rd) from 3:53 – 5:39 p.m. Learn what has been happening at YoungLife throughout the last year and...

 

Sheep to Shawl, Sept. 30

WALLA WALLA – The Kirkman House Museum (214 N. Colville, Walla Walla) will hold their popular Sheep to Shawl family festival on Sat., Sept. 30 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Visitors will enjoy demonstrations of sheep shearing, wool carding, dyeing,...

 

Archeology Kids Camp, Oct. 7

WALLA WALLA – Fort Walla Walla Museum will honor Archaeology Awareness Month with a hands-on Archaeology Kids Camp on Sat. Oct. 7 from 8:30 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. Kids ages 9-11 will work alongside real archaeologists to get practical experience...

 

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