North Wasco Parks and Recreation District Pick-Up Basketball…Saturdays in January at Chenowith Elementary, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. For ages 12 to adult, $5 fee.
Hood River Valley High School Swim Team providing free swim lessons…at the Hood River Aquatic Center on Friday nights, 6 p.m.-6:20 p.m., Jan. 11-Feb. 1. Sign up by Thursday each week, call the Hood River Aquatic Center at 541-386-1303.
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center Eagle Creek Fire Exhibit…opens January 19. Go to gorgediscovery.org for more information.
The Dalles Lock & Dam Eagle Watch…January 19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free to the public, visitors are encouraged to bring their own binoculars and cameras.
North Wasco Parks and Recreation 3 on 3 Basketball League…Sundays beginning January 20 at Wahtonka School. For ages 16 to adult, $210 fee per team, call 541-296-9533.
North Wasco Parks and Recreation Boys & Girls Youth Baseball Clinics…for ages 4-9 on Saturdays in February at Chenowith Elementary School. Ages 4-6 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., ages 7-9 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fee $45 ($49.50 out of district), registration deadline January 20, go to nwprd.org or call 541-296-9533.No School?
Swim at the Pool!…North Wasco Parks & Recreation District trip for kids 8 & up to the Hood River Aquatic Center on January 21, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. In-district fee $10, go to nwprd.org or call 541-296-9533.
History of Railroading in the Columbia Gorge…Columbia Gorge Discovery Center program with former Union Pacific Chief Train Dispatcher Bill Burgel, January 25. Dinner at 6 p.m., program at 7 p.m. Dinner & program $16, program only $5. Call 541-296-8600, ext. 201 or go to gorgediscovery.org to purchase tickets by January 23.
Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple (female version)…presented by Big Britches Productions…at the Bingen Theater on February 8-9, 14-16, 21-23 at 7:30 p.m. and February 10 & 17 at 2 p.m. Adults $18, students $12, ticket information at bigbritches.org.
Big Bingo at Hood River Valley Adult Center Every Tuesday night at 6 p.m., doors open and food available at 5 p.m. Funds raised support the Meals on Wheels program.
Bingo for Meals on Wheels at Mid-Columbia Senior Center in The Dalles…every Saturday at 6 p.m. Minimum buy-in is $10.
Free car seat checks the second Wednesday of each month, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Hood River Fire Station on 1785 Meyer Parkway.
Hood River Farmers Market…every Saturday from May 5 to November 17, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at 5th and Columbia.