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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.

Every Monday & Friday

• Goldendale Narcotics Anonymous. Father’s House Fellowship, 207 South Klickitat Avenue. 4:00 pm. Topic Discussion, Discussion/Participation.

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.

Every Saturday

• Goldendale Narcotics Anonymous. Father’s House Fellowship, 207 South Klickitat Avenue. 12:00 pm. Open Basic Text. Business meeting every third Saturday following meeting.

Every Tuesday & Thursday

• Goldendale Narcotics Anonymous. Father’s House Fellowship, 207 South Klickitat Avenue. 6:00 pm. It works how and why study.

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

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

fourth Monday

• Coalition for Preventing Abuse in Klickitat County 4th Monday of every month 4:00pm-5:30pm. Goldendale Community Library basement


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.

• LD14 Democratic Party will hold their monthly meeting May 8 at 6pm and then every first Monday of the month after that. The event will have virtual options to attend and there will also be a group at the Hedgewald Center in Stevenson and the Yakima County Democrats office. Email to learn more.

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.

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.

First Saturday

• Lyle Lions Pancake Breakfast, 7:00 - 10:00 am. at the Lyle Lions Community Ctr. located on the corner of Hwy 14 & 5th St. Everyone is welcome!

Second Monday

• Friends of the Goldendale Library Meeting. Camplan Community room, 131 W. Burgen Street, Goldendale. 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

• 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.

Second Tuesday

• Klickitat County Republicans meet at 6pm the second Tuesday each month at rotating meeting locations. The May meeting will be at the Dallesport Community Center across from the Post Office Tuesday May 14th at 6pm.

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 Month 6:30-8pm Improvised Jam Session Instructed by Ryan Murtfeldt $5-10 Suggested Donation.

Third Thursday

• Veterans and their families are invited to a free appreciation dinner hosted by Christ the King Lutheran Church. Dinners are held the third Thursday of each month. (May 16th, June 20th, July 18th, August 15th) Christ the King Lutheran Church 104 E Simcoe Drive Goldendale. For more information please call 509-773-5750.

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 Blue Sage Café. 118 W Main St, Goldendale, WA 98620, USA

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 Roadhouse 97, 1533 US-97, Goldendale, WA 98620 at 8:00am.

For the Ladies

Second 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.

• 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.

Goldendale Library This Week

• Goldendale Community Library is located at 131 W. Burgen Street, Goldendale. For more information on any events please call 1(509)773-4487

June 20

• Personalized adult computer session. Study Room – Main. 1:00pm – 5:00pm. Program description: Call the library to reserve your spot for a personalized 30-minute computer instruction, available every third Thursday of the month.

June 21

• Steve’s Creature Feature Reptile Zoo. 11:00am – 12:00pm. Camplan Community Room. Prepare yourself for the ultimate reptile adventure! Steve goes beyond the scope of TV's exciting wildlife programs with a live intimate look at some of the world's most fascinating creatures. Kids and adults alike will be captivated by this exciting, interactive experience. Ages 4 and up.

June 22

• Dungeons & Dragon. Camplan community room. 2:00pm – 4:00pm. Immerse yourself in a world of adventure! Explore forbidding keeps, ancient ruins and dangerous dungeons. Join your fellow heroes and do battle with monsters while seeking legendary treasures. Experienced players or those wanting to learn, come play Dungeons & Dragons from 2–4 pm. This group is intended for 7th grade through high school.

June 26

• Family storytime. Children’s room. 10:30am – 11:30am. Hear stories, sing songs, and enjoy fun activities for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.

• Misson Control: Mars Rover Challenge. Can you build a craft to survive on Mars? Participants will work together to complete a series of NASA challenges including building a robotic arm, creating a roving science lab and more! All ages. No experience necessary.


June 20-22

• BookFest ’19! Bigger, better, and more exciting than just any old used-book sale, its BookFest ’19! BookFest ’19 will be held in Library Hall, downstairs at the FVRLibraries Operations Center at 1007 E. Mill Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA, 98663. Hours will be from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. all three days. BookFest ’19 will feature used books for kids and adults in a wide variety of genres. Books will be bargain priced at $1 for most hardbacks and paperbacks, and 50 cents for mass-Market adult fiction paperbacks. We will also have some DVDs and CDs for $1 per disc. For more information about this book sale, please visit FVRL Foundation’s website at and Facebook page at If you have any questions, please contact the FVRL Foundation office at 360-906-4700 or

June 22

• Eddieville Playday. Bikes, ATV's & UTV's. For more information visit, or call; Scott-541-9807971 Debbie-509-261-0308.

• Afternoon Tea & Vintage Fashion Show. 1 p.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church Community Room. On the corner of Simcoe and Columbus in Gioldendale. Doors open at noon for silent auction item viewing. Tickets: $20.00. Limited seating, reserve early. Call 509-773-6249 for tickets. Tickets are also available at Monkey Shines Gallery & Studio. Sponsored by Soroptimist International of Goldendale.

June 23

• Eddieville Bouncing Bra team race. 1:00 pm. 2 person teams (Serious, Semi Serious, Family, Kids and Iron man/women.) Race includes a running portion, pedal bike portion and a motorcyle portion. MUST HAVE AT LEAST ONE PEDAL BIKE PER TEAM. For more information visit, or call; Scott-541-9807971 Debbie-509-261-0308.

• Eddieville Playday. Bikes, ATV's & UTV's. For more information visit, or call; Scott-541-9807971 Debbie-509-261-0308.

June 24

• The Bickleton School District regular school board meeting will be held on Monday, June 24 at 7pm at the main building.

July 4


July 5

• Class of 57 Annual Potluck. Open to all past graduates, bring a side dish, drink and come join us to visit. 5:30-? Marjorie & Ray LaFond 805 Fairground Rd., Goldendale, Wa 98620 509 773 5001 or Audrey McEwen 7730485.

July 5 & 7

• Goldendale Community Days. Spend your post-Independence Day weekend with the always-spectacular Goldendale Community Days, from July 5-7, featuring the parade on Saturday at 10 a.m., the Show 'n Shine car show all day Saturday, Presby Museum Quilt Show, live music Friday and Saturday until 11 p.m., food and children's activities all in downtown Goldendale.

July 6

• 23rd Annual Quilt Show at the Presby Museum, 127 W. Broadway Goldendale WA 98620. 10:00 – 4:00. Register your quilt before July 4. Call 773-4970, or stop at the Presby. Museum admission is free during the quilt show, but donations are appreciated.

July 13

• Opening Reception: West Coast Woodcut at Maryhill Museum. 4:00 – 6:00 pm. Opening Reception: at Maryhill Museum View the new special exhibition West Coast Woodcut: Contemporary Relief Prints by Regional Artists. The exhibition features 60 woodcuts, linocuts and wood engravings by artists from Washington, Oregon, and California, all drawn from Maryhill’s collection.

July 21

• Free County Weekend at Maryhill Museum. 10:00am – 5:00 pm. For nearly two decades, Maryhill Museum of Art has extended free admission on designated weekends to its neighbors in Oregon and Washington. On July 21 & 22, 2018 residents from the following counties are granted free admission upon presentation of an I.D. with address: Oregon — Benton, Clackamas, Hood River, Jefferson, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Wasco, Sherman, Gilliam. Washington — Benton, Clallam, Columbia, Franklin, Island, King, Kitsap, Klickitat, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Walla Walla, and Whatcom.


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