Canby Adult Center in need of drivers
The Canby Adult Center is in urgent need of volunteer drivers to deliver lunchtime meals to homebound seniors in the Canby area. There are routes available for Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Approximate time commitment is 1.5-2 hours, using your own vehicle.
Stop by the Canby Adult Center to pick up an application at 1250 S Ivy St. For more information, call 503-266-2970.
Walk and bike day set for Oct. 9
International Walk and Bike to School Day is on Wednesday, Oct. 9.
This is the chance to join the millions of children, teachers and community members across the world who will be using foot and pedal power to get to school that morning.
When students arrive at school, look for the volunteer handing out a congratulations and a sticker.
American Legion Auxilary sets breakfast for Sunday
The Canby American Legion Auxiliary will serve breakfast Sunday from 8:30-11:30 a.m. at 424 NW First Ave.
The menu includes bacon, sausage, chicken fried steak or ham, hot cakes, hash browns, eggs to order with coffee, milk and juice. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children ages 10 and under.
Use the Fir Street entrance.
Gem and rock show set for Oct. 26-27
The Clackamette Mineral and Gem Club will hold its 49th Gem and Rock Show Oct. 26-27 at the Clackamas Event Center. Hours for the two-day CGMC 2013 Golden Jubilee show will be Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission and parking are free.
For more information on the club or the Gem and Rock Show, contact Bea Settle at 503-631-3128 or Rick Maurer at 503-691-6395 or visit the club website at http://clackamettegem.org.
Haunted manor is back this season
Milburns Haunted Manor is back this Halloween season, offering a pumpkin patch and three PG-13 haunted attractions, including the award–winning Haunted Manor. Admission is $9 or $20 for a multi-pass to visit all three haunts.
Milburns Haunted Manor is at 11503 Broadacres Road NE near Hubbard. Check the website at www.milburnmanor.com for more details, or call 503-830-0865.
The facility is open at 7 p.m. each weekend and the entire last week of October.
Christmas bazaar vendors sought
The Hope Village Christmas Bazaar is looking for vendors for this years event, slated for Nov. 8-9. Anyone interested in having a vendor table or more information, call Bess at 503-263-8373.
Pumpkin carving event slated
American Family Insurance, Advantage Mortgage and RE/MAX equity group have teamed up for their second Pumpkin Carve-a-thon on Saturday, Oct. 19, from noon to 3 p.m. in the parking lot at 255 SW First Ave.
Children ages 12 and under need to bring one can of food to pick a pumpkin to carve.
There will be live music, grab bags, child ID kits and face painting.
For more information, call Shirleen at 503-266-4747.
Canby Clinic, Cutsforths team up for healthy talk
The Canby Clinic has partnered with Cutsforth's Thriftway for a free health talk workshop the fourth Thursday of every month from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Cutsforths Town Hall.