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October 10, 2018


First Kids Stuff

First & Third Mondays

• Rainbow Girls meeting at 210 S. Columbus. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. open to the public with meeting following. (509) 773-4567

Every Wednesday

• Community Grace Brethren Church has an AWANA program for children 4th to 6th grade from 2-3:45 p.m.

First and Third Fridays

• Goldendale moms group/play group from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Goldendale Community Grace Brethren Church. For more information, call Jennifer at (503) 703-1330.

Support Groups

Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

• Alcoholics Anonymous Goldendale United Methodist Church 8-9PM

Every Monday

• Narcotics Anonymous meeting in Wishram from 3-4 p.m. at 425 Main St., across from the post office. Newcomers welcome.

Tuesday & Thursday

• Narcotics Anonymous, 8 p.m. At Father’s House Fellowship, 207 S. Klickitat in Goldendale.

Every Tuesday

• Take Off Pounds Sensibly (T.O.P.S.) meets in the Riverview Bank meeting room at 9 a.m. For more information, call (509) 261-0330.

• Domestic Violence Victim’s Support Group 10:30 a.m. at Programs for Peaceful Living for more information please call 509-773-6100.

Second Wednesday

• Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group at the Goldendale Senior Center, located at 115 E. Main, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

Every Thursday

• T.O.P.S. (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) meets from 6-7 p.m. at the Riverview Bank in Goldendale. Phone (509) 261-0330.

Second Thursday

• Coalition for Preventing Abuse in Klickitat County (formerly Klickitat County Drug Awareness Team and Relationship Abuse Prevention Program) meeting at Pete’s Pizza from noon to 1 p.m. Everyone is invited.

• Weight Loss Support Group-Free-at the Water’s Edge in The Dalles. Please call Jennifer at 541-993-4853.

Every Saturday

• Narcotics Anonymous, Noon at Father’s House Fellowship, 207 S. Klickitat in Goldendale.

Monday & Friday

• Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 4p.m. at the Ponderosa motel.775 E Broadway st, Goldendale, WA 98620.


Every Monday

• Yoga at the United Methodist Church 109 E Broadway, Goldendale from 6-7:30 p.m. Please call Jill Kieffer RN Instructor to pre-register (541) 490-3704

Every Tuesday

• Senior Meals at noon. Lyle Lions Community Ctr. Corner of Hwy 13 & 5th St. Public is welcome.

First Monday

• American Legion meeting, 7 p.m. at the Legion building, 108 N. Grant.

First and Third Monday

• Goldendale City Council meetings 7:00 p.m. at 1103 S Columbus.

• Lyle Lions Club Meeting. Potluck at 6:00 pm. meeting at 6:30 pm. Contact (509) 365-2921 for more information. During the months of July & August, There will be only one meeting per month on the first Monday.

• A.B.A.T.E. Legislative motorcycle rights organization 6:30 p.m. social, meeting at 7 p.m. at the Goldendale American Legion. Open to public.

First Wednesday

• Soroptimist International of Goldendale business meeting at 6 p.m. Dedicated to helping women and youth in our community and worldwide. Guests and new members welcome. Location varies. Call Naomi at 773-6091 for information.

First and Third Tuesdays

• Leah Rebekah Lodge 22 at Odd Fellows Lodge, 301 NW Second Street, 7:30 p.m.

Second Tuesday

• Klickitat Republicans meet at 6 p.m. Various Locations.

Second and Fourth Tuesdays

• International Order of Oddfellows meeting at 8 p.m. at the Goldendale Oddfellows Lodge.

Every Wednesday

• Kiwanis meets at 7 a.m. at the Simcoe Cafe in Goldendale.

First Wednesday

• Coffee and Conversation 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Goldendale Senior Center. Topics of conversation include aging, travel, fraud, health issues, and activities. For more information please call Virginia at 509-773-3757.

First Thursday

• Masonic Lodge, 210 S. Columbus. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. open to the public with meeting following. For more information, visit or call (509) 773-5785.

• Mid-Columbia Public safety Activity League (MCPAL) meeting at various locations. For more information, call LeAndra (509) 250-0539.

Second Thursday

• Goldendale Motorsports Association meeting at the American Legion, at 6 p.m. for dinner, meeting at 7 p.m.

• Trout Lake hosts Senior Meals at noon at the Jerry Lunch Community Center. Come and have a great meal with events featuring music, entertainment or guest speaker. For more information please call 509-369-0031.

Second and Fourth Thursday

• Columbia Center of the Arts presents: The Gorge Expression Session Music Jam Second & Fourth Thursdays of each Month6:30-8pm Improvised Jam Session Instructed by Ryan Murtfeldt $5-10 Suggested Donation.

Every Thursday

• Goldendale American Legion Bingo 6:30 p.m. Call Diane for more info: (509)773-5332

First and Third Friday

• Java Talk 8 a.m. at the Town House Restaurant.

Every Saturday

• The Goldendale Farmers’ Market will be open Saturdays at Ekone Park from 9 to 2. Ekone Park the end of North Wilbur Avenue, off Broadway (Highway 142). For our EBT users at the park we will give you an additional $5 if you purchase at least $15 in EBT coupons.

First Sunday

• Except July-September. Traditional county jams, dancing encouraged. Simcoe Boys at the American Legion 1-4 p.m.

Hobbies and Crafts

Second Tuesday

• Goldendale Photo Club meets at 6 p.m. at Golden Photo, 105 W. Main. Anyone with a passion for photography welcome. (509) 772-2717.

Every Thursday

• Bowman Creek Fiber Arts Guild meeting from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the basement of the Goldendale Grange. Spinners and weavers welcome.

Every Tuesday and Friday

• At Last Yarn Benders meets from noon to 2 pm. at Shirley & Don Smiley’s. 513 W. Court St. Goldendale, WA 98620. Want to learn? Come on down. Men are welcome.

Animals and Outdoor

Second Tuesday

• Klickitat County Search and Rescue general meeting and training at 6:30 p.m. at the KPUD meeting room. (509) 773-4455.

• Columbia Basin Goat Guild class. Contact Mary to register for more information, (509) 261-1991.

Every Wednesday

• Sorting Practice at BC Mello arena—by reservation only. 176 Horseshoe Bend Road, Goldendale. (509) 250-0726

First Thursday

• Columbia Basin Goat Guild meeting at 2 p.m. Open to anyone interested in or has goats (509) 261-1991.


Tuesday and Thursdays

• Family History Center, located at the corner of N. Columbus and McKinley is open Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday from 1-4 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m. plus more. Appointments available outside these hours. Open to the public. 509-341-9428

For the Guys

First Saturday

• Men’s breakfast at Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, located at 815 N. Columbus, at 8 a.m. (509) 773-5075.

• Men’s breakfast at Community Grace Brethren Church, located at 1180 S. Roosevelt at 8 a.m. (509) 773-3388.

• United Methodist men’s Breakfast at Sodbusters, 1040 E Broadway St, Goldendale at 8:00am.

For the Ladies

First Wednesday

• Soroptimist International of Goldendale business meeting 6 p.m. Dedicated to helping women and youth in our community and worldwide. Guests and new members welcome. Location varies. Call Naomi at 773-6091 for information.

Second Wednesday

• Order of Eastern Star No. 1 Evergreen meeting at 7:30 at the Goldendale Masonic Lodge 210 S. Columbus

Fourth Wednesday

• Order of Eastern Star No. 1 Evergreen Dinner at 6:30 p.m. open to the public with meeting following at 7:30 at the Goldendale Masonic Lodge 210 S. Columbus.

Third Thursday

• Girl’s Night Out: Women’s Dinner Party from 6-9 p.m. at the Historic Balch Hotel in Dufur, OR. Our monthly dinner is a new social space for women to connect, laugh and have inspiring conversations. Come for dinner, and be nourished by delicious food and drink as well as nurturing conversation with other women. Join a big table, order dinner, drink wine, savor dessert as you meet new women or get to know girlfriends better. Pure femme fun. Bring a friend or come alone and meet new ones. Please call 541.467.2277 for more information.

Fourth Saturday

• Goldendale Aglow meets at 10 a.m. for fellowship meeting at the Goldendale Grange (509) 773-0496.

Goldendale Library This Week

Ongoing through Nov. 16

• My Library Art Show. Goldendale Community Library Camplan Community Room 131 W. Burgen St., Goldendale. Art show of two-dimensional works in all mediums - photography, painting, lithography - by local artists.

Oct. 10

• Family Story time. 11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Goldendale Community Library Camplan Community Room, 131 W. Burgen St., Goldendale. Hear stories, sing songs, and enjoy fun activities for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.

• Teen Xbox Game Time. 2:00 - 4:00 pm. Goldendale Community Library Teen Area, 131 W. Burgen St., Goldendale. Teens ages 12 - 18 are invited to play library-owned games on the Xbox One in the new teen area of the library.

• Learn & Play. 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm. Goldendale Primary School cafeteria, 820 S. Schuster, Goldendale. Build vocabulary with songs, books, and movement. Learn & Play programs, for children ages 0-5 and their parents or caregivers, are held in locations throughout our community. This program is provided in collaboration with Mid-Columbia Children's Council.

Bookmobile Schedule

Oct. 10

• Centerville School...................9:30–11:30

• Simcoe Manor.........................12:30–1:30

• Willis Road................................1:45–2:15

• Georgeville...............................2:45–3:30

Oct. 11

• Lee...........................................9:15–9:30

• Roosevelt School...................10:00–11:30

• *Alderdale/Mercer Ranch

• Main Office..........................1:00–1:30

• *Book return available at this location

• Columbia River Country Store...2:00–2:30

• Sundale Fruit Company.............3:15–3:30

Oct. 16

• Cleveland..............................11:00–11:30

• Bickleton Post Office...............12:15–1:15

• Bickleton School......................1:30–3:00

Oct. 17

• *Lyle Market...........................9:45–10:15

• *Book return available at this location

• Lyle Community School.........10:30–12:30

• Dallesport Church of Christ......1:45–3:00


Oct. 13

• Hunter’s Breakfast at Louis Leidl American Legion Post 116. All you can eat pancakes with coffee and juice, only five bucks! 4am-6am

• Harvest Fest. Presentation and dinner. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 104 McKinley St. Presentation features Mike Lummio of Bushcraſt Northwest. 4:30 pm Presentation: In Case of Emergency 1. Wild fire prevention 2. How to shut off gas & water to house; use of proper tools 3. How to use Bushcraſt Northwest Survival Kit 6:00 pm Chili Dinner

Oct. 15

• Goldendale School District No. 404 School Board Meeting. 7:00pm. At the Primary School Library located at 820 S. Schuster, Goldendale, WA.

• An evening with Darryl Lloyd author of Ever Wild: A lifetime on Mount Adams.7:00pm. Benefit for Mt. Adams Institute at Trout Lake School, 2310 WA-141, Trout Lake, WA 98650. A $5-10 donation is suggested to support student scholarships to attend nature-based summer camps through Mt. Adams Institute’s Cascade Mountain School. For more info and other events visit

Oct. 17

• Meet the Candidates Night. 6:30 - 8:30 pm Light refreshments served. Goldendale Grange Hall 228 E Darland, Goldendale

Oct. 19

• Paint a masterpiece with Felicia Gray. 6:30pm at the Goldendale Primary School. All materials provided along with snacks and door prizes. Tickets are $40 each available at KC Pharmacy or contact Karen Conroy 509-773-5394. Proceeds will provide educational scholarships for teachers. Hosted by Delta Kappa Gamma.

• Laughter is the best Medicine. There will be a ladies night out on October, 19th, Friday night at 7:00pm. It will be a comedy night at the Church of the Nazarene at 124 W. Allyn St. The group will be watching a comedy video. Admission is free as popcorn, and beverages will be provided. Come bring your friends and laugh and enjoy your evening out! Contact 773-3286 for more information.

• Centerville Grange Pinochle party on Friday, October 19th at 7:00p.m. Everyone welcome. Delicious refreshments

Oct. 19-21

• STREAM Explorers Camp: A fall weekend full of watershed exploration, new friends and fun for 4-6th graders. Brooks Memorial State Park. $25 registration, financial assistance available. Campers will see streams in ways that they never would have imagined! Sessions include aquatic bug investigation, stream dynamics, watershed reflections and introductions to fly fishing, fly tying and nature art. Camp is led by D’Ann Horrocks (educator), Laurie Wilhite (retired educator), Lisa Beranek (former educator) and vetted volunteer staff. Space is limited so contact us today! Register at

Oct. 20

• 4th Annual Oktoberfest Auction & Dinner. 5pm – 8pm. The Woolery Project Fundraising Event you won't want to miss out on this year's Oktoberfest in Arlington, Oregon on October 20, 2018 Savor a Prime Rib dinner prepared by Paradise Rose Chuckwagon Catering with dinner music by One Hum & Wheeler County Ramblers. Then a huge Silent and Live Auction finished off by a dance with music by Countryfied.

Oct. 26 & 27

• Ladies, join us for a terrific weekend of worship, bible teaching, food door prizes, and fellowship as we explore what it looks like to live a life with authentic faith. With Guest speaker Gail Johnsen. Registrations available at new life assembly of god or online at Cost: $25-This includes breakfast and lunch (scholarships available). Open to women 14 and up (sorry no child care). We ask that you pre-register. For more information call Karen Austin at 1(509)261-1116

Oct. 28

• Gorge Winds Concert Band October Spooktacular Concert. 7pm at the Dalles middle School 1100 E 12th St, The Dalles, OR.

Oct. 31

• Goldendale’s Annual Trunk or Treat on Main Street. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. Celebrate with us October 31st, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. in a safe family friendly event, Goldendale's Annual Trunk or Treat on Main St, (100 blocks of East Main and the 100 and 200 blocks of West Main). There will be 50+ decorated trunks for the kids to see and friendly ghosts and goblins galore. Contact LeAndra with any questions at 509-250-0539.

Nov. 2

• Mid-Columbia Economic Development District (MCEDD) annual Gorge Economic Symposium. 9:00am-1:00pm. at the Civic Auditorium in The Dalles. More information and tickets ($25) are available at This yearly, half-day event shares economic and employment trends at the regional and county level. This year the symposium will also include a focus on understanding the current status and future potential of the high tech industry in the Gorge.

• The Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum is thrilled to welcome Darryl Lloyd, Friday, November 2nd at 6 pm for dinner ($15) and 7 pm program only (free) for a 45 minute narrated slide show. He will be talking about his newly released book Ever Wild: A Lifetime on Mount Adams. Afterwards he will be available for questions and book signing. The dinner menu is halibut, roasted butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, wild rice pilaf, sourdough rolls, and apple crisp for dessert. Tickets on sale now at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center or online at Call 541-296-8600 x 201 or visit for more information.

Nov. 3

• Lyle Lions Pancake Breakfast; 7:00 to 10:00 am. At Lyle Lions Community Ctr. Corner of 5th St. and Hwy 14. Everyone is welcome. Donation jar for early monetary donations will be accepted for the Christmas Food Box Project. Canned & non-perishable food items will also be accepted.

Nov. 11

• Veterans Day Parade. 2:00pm. Presented by the Goldendale Masonic Lodge. Parade lineup begins at 1:00pm Please return your completed entry form by 3:00pm Wednesday November 7th to the Masonic Hall in Goldendale or to Umpqua bank.

Nov. 12

• All Klickitat County offices will be closed on Monday, November 12, 2018 in observance of Veterans Day.

Nov. 15

• Soroptimist Live Your Dream Award deadline. Soroptimist International of Goldendale is offering a $1500 educational award to a qualifying woman. To qualify: 1.She has primary financial responsibility for herself and her dependents. 2. She attends a vocational skills training program or is in an undergraduate degree program. 3. She has financial need. Deadline is 11/15/18. An additional $500 award may be given to another eligible woman. For more information, contact Adar at 509-773-6249.

Nov. 19

• Goldendale School District No. 404 School Board Meeting. 7:00pm. At the Primary School Library located at 820 S. Schuster, Goldendale, WA.

Nov. 22 & 23

• All Klickitat County offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23, 2018 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday

Nov. 30

• The African Children's Choir to Perform in Goldendale. At Christ the King Lutheran Church 104 E Simcoe Dr. Goldendale, WA 98620. 7:00pm. The African Children's Choir melts the hearts of audiences with their charming smiles, beautiful voices and lively African songs and dances. The program features well-loved children's songs, traditional Spirituals and Gospel favorites. The African Children's Choir is a nonprofit humanitarian and relief organization dedicated to helping Africa's most vulnerable children today so they can help Africa tomorrow. No tickets. Donations appreciated. For more information please visit


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