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Kid’s Art, Craft Day scheduled for June 4

Estacada students in kindergarten through high school will have the opportunity to sell their art work and craft items at the city’s Kid’s Art & Craft Day in Wade Creek Park. The event is sponsored by the city’s parks and recreation commission and will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 4. For more information and a registration form, visit www.cityofestacada.org.

City hosts discussion for nonprofit groups

The city of Estacada will partner with the Spirit Mountain Fund and the Oregon Community Foundation to host a panel discussion with founders of nonprofit organizations in Oregon.

Rural nonprofit organizations will gain a better understanding of the grant application process. The event will take place from 1-3 p.m. Wednesday, June 8, at the Estacada City Hall, 475 S.E. Main St. Registration is required for this free event. For further information or to register, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Forest Service offers youth fishing clinic

The Mt. Hood National Forest will host its annual free youth fishing clinic from 10 a.m.

to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 4, at Small Fry Pond at North Fork Reservoir along the Clackamas River. Participants will have the opportunity to fish with an expert angler, to learn catch and release techniques and how to fly fish. For more information, contact the Clackamas River Ranger District at 503-630-8798.

Library hosts workshops

The Estacada Public Library will host several civics workshops, which will strive to enhance both knowledge and political participation.

At 11 a.m. Saturday, June 4, teacher and librarian Donna Cohen will host a workshop on misinformation and political propaganda at the Estacada library, 825 N.W. Wade St. The workshop will teach participants to differentiate truth from fiction using critical thinking strategies, and learn where to find accurate information.

At 11 a.m. Saturday, June 11, Cohen will return to the Estacada library to facilitate a workshop on the constitution's influence on political conversation. The workshop will encourage a broader perspective on the creation of the Constitution and dispel some myths to help participants evaluate current political events more thoughtfully.