The Dalles
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Wasco County Commission Town Hall…May 22 at 5:30 p.m. at Maupin City Hall.

Love in 4/4/Time…May 24-25 at 7 p.m. and May 26 at 2 p.m. at the Hood River Valley Adult Center. The story of two couples struggling with the effects of Alzheimers & other dementias and the life changes these illnesses bring. Tickets $10 at the door. Free tickets available for family members, caregivers, and those participating in the community read of Memory’s Last Breath, available at Hood River, The Dalles, and White Salmon libraries, Providence Down/Brookside Manors, Hawks Ridge, Parkhurst House, and the Hood River Valley Adult Center.

Lyle Pioneer Days…May 25, all day long in downtown Lyle. Parade at 10 a.m.

Columbia Gorge Discovery Center Solar Saturday…May 25, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on the Discovery Center grounds. With Bob Yoesle. Events free and will be held outside the museum.

What You Need To Know About Vaping…May 28 at 7 p.m. in the White Salmon Grange. Presented by ESD 112 and local healthcare professionals, schools, and prevention coalitions.

You Are Not Special: Understanding Our Big, Messy Existence with Astrophysicist Dr. Paul M. Sutter…May 29 at 7 p.m. at Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River. Benefit for the White Salmon Valley Education Foundation. For more information go to wsvef.org.

Graveyard Tales…May 30-June 1 at the Pioneer Cemetery in White Salmon. Portrayals at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. each day. Learn the history of some who settled the area in 1870’s and 1880’s. Tickets $25 benefits the Gorge Heritage Museum.

Columbia Gorge Discovery Center Exhibit Preview…Women of Vision:  Artwork by Apolonia Susana Santos on May 31…exhibit preview and social time on at 5:30 p.m., drumming and blessing followed by an introduction of the artwork and artist by Cheri Hyde at 6:30 p.m., with optional dinner ($16) at 6:45 p.m. Tickets for dinner available until May 29 by calling 541-296-8600, ext. 201.

White Salmon Spring Festival…May 31-June 2, based in Rheingarten Park in White Salmon. For schedule information go to whitesalmonspringfestival.com.

White Salmon Fireman’s Breakfast…June 1, 7 a.m.-10 a.m. at the White Salmon Fire Station on 220 NE Church St. $7 adults, $5 kids.

The Dalles Farmers Market…opens for the season on June 1 in The Dalles City Park. Open on Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. through October 12.

Wasco County Historical Society Summer Program Series…program at the historic French House on June 1 at 11 a.m. RSVP to 541-478-3429 as seating is limited.

Original Wasco County Courthouse annual meeting…1:30 p.m. on June 1. Presentation on “The Elusive Dr. Brooks, Early Physician in The Dalles” by Sandy Bisset. No admission charge, attendees do not have to be members. At the 1859 Courthouse on 410 West 2nd Place in The Dalles.

White Salmon Spring Fest Fun Run…June 2 with start/finish at Rheingarten Park. Kids 1K at 9 a.m., 5K/1OK run/walk at 9:30 a.m. Day of registration begins at 8 a.m. Pre-register at wsfunrun.com

Cascade Singers Spring Concert…”Compositori Femminili: A Global Celebration of Female Composers”…June 15 at 7 p.m. and June 16 at 3 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in The Dalles.

Columbia Gorge Discovery Center Earth Science Rocks Field Trip with Steve Carlson…June 15th to the high lava plains of central Oregon…8 a.m. departure, $50 per person. Call 541-296-8600, ext. 201 or go to gorgediscovery.org.

Hail to the Jeep Car Show…June 16, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. on Court Street in The Dalles between East 1st and 2nd Streets. Open to all cars and motorcycles, $20 per entry. Online registration at vetsmuseum.org. Presented by Columbia Gorge Veterans Museum.

Central Gorge Master Gardeners Association Garden Tour…June 22, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. This year’s theme is “Attracting Birds To Your Garden.” Tickets $15, available at Waucoma Bookstore, Good News Gardening, and Hood River County OSU Extension in Hood River, Klindt’s in The Dalles, Dickey Farms in Bingen, Bloomsbury in Stevenson, and online. Day of event tickets at the Columbia Gorge Hotel.