Steppin' Out for June 1
'A Preview of the Summer Sky'
WHAT: Mt. Hood Planetarium Director Pat Hanrahan will show attendees how to locate Saturn and Jupiter as well as prominent constellations, star clusters, galaxies and a new comet that will make a close approach to Earth in mid-August. Visitors can ask questions during each 45-minute production.
WHEN: 7 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. Monday, June 6.
WHERE: Mt. Hood Community College Planetarium, 26000 S.E. Stark St.
COST: Admission is $2 but free for Mt. Hood students.
INFO: Call 503-491-7297. Call 503-491-6923 or 503-491-7670 (TDD) for disability assistance; the planetarium is wheelchair-accessible.
Fire District 14 Firehouse Breakfast
WHAT: Enjoy blueberry pancakes, scrambled eggs, ham, coffee and juice. In addition, visitors can see hot rods, old cars and fire equipment, get balloons for the kids, win door prizes and meet Sparky the Fire Dog and Smokey the Bear.
WHO: Guest pancake flippers will be Tim Moore, Tracie Swanson and Phil DuFresne, former owner of Big Bear's Country Market.
WHEN: 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 4.
WHERE: Corbett Fire Hall, 36930 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Corbett.
COST: Tickets are $5.50 for adults and $3.25 for children ages 10 and younger. Proceeds will benefit the Ferd Riehl Scholarship.
INFO: Visit corbettoregon.com or call Dennis Bryson at 503-695-5540.