It’s beginning to look a lot like 🎄 Christmas! Saturday 14th has many events:. SHPD Donut Day 2019: New LocationlChristmas Ships Parade & City Of St. Helens – Government Tree Lightening at 5:30 PM. The plaza is decorated & beautiful.
Posted by Beyond The Burbs – Faces, Places and Happenings of Columbia County on Friday, December 13, 2019
ST. HELENS – Live music, food vendors, informational booths and more will be featured tomorrow, Sept. 29, during the 14th Night on the River benefit at Columbia View Park in St. Helens.
The free event, from 5:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., is a fundraiser for the St. Helens Community Foundation. There also will be a beer garden, and the city of St. Helens will hold a drawing for a $50 credit toward a resident’s utility bill. Visit their booth for details.
Bands to perform are:
Youth are welcome to attend until 10 p.m.
The St. Helens Community Foundation provides legal status and protection for many community groups in the city, including 13 Nights on the River and Lost and Found Youth.
Proceeds from the event will go towards deferring the cost of insurance coverage required for the foundation to offer future community activities.
For more information, contact Keith Locke at 503-369-0575, or email@example.com.
ST. HELENS — The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office will hold an informational meeting for people who are interested in becoming a search and rescue volunteer at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 901 Port Ave., St. Helens.
The search and rescue team is mostly made up of volunteers from the community and is overseen by commanders from the sheriff’s office. They assist in locating missing people, inside and outside of Columbia County, as well as helping to find important evidence in a crime.
Members train yearly and are required to keep a minimum level of training current in able to maintain their certification.
For details, call 503-366-4611 and request to speak to the search and rescue coordinator. Volunteer applications also are available for download by clicking here.
Images from the 2012 Sauerkraut Festival in Scappoose, Ore. The annual event was held Saturday, Sept. 15, in Heritage Park. For more information, visit the festival Web site at www.scappoosecommunity.org.