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ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - 'Writers Night': Authors Stevan Allred (pictured), Jean Hart, Mark Pomeroy and Joanna Rose will read works during Writers Night starting 7 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at the Springwater Grange, 24951 S. Wallens Road. The theme this year is 'Work: An Evening of Stories.' Writers Night is presented by the Estacada Area Arts Commission. Donations are gratefully accepted.
March 26, 2015

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ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Doug Jamieson gets serious about demonstrating that the Estacada Community Center is a fun place to be, by engaging in a lively ping pong game against Sherril Osborn.
March 18, 2015

Community Center poised for change

by Isabel Gautschi
Facility looks to expand focus to all ages while continuing to cater to seniors As the leaders of the Estacada Community Center consider how to use a bequest of 16 acres on Southeast River Mill…
ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Open House on Broadway Streetscape Construction: The Estacada Urban Renewal Agency will hold an open house on the Broadway Streetscape Construction from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19, in the Council Chambers of City Hall, 275 S.E. Main St. A brief update will be given, followed by a question and answer session. Anyone may attend the open house, but officials note it may be of particular interest to downtown business owners, people who work or shop downtown or community members who have followed the project.
March 19, 2015

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ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - The Clackamas River Basin Council will present 'Estacada: A River Runs Through It' lecture at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 12 in the Flora Room of the Estacada Public Library, 825 N.W. Wade Street. This free talk will discuss the importance of the Clackamas River Watershed and what you can do to appreciate and preserve it. Refreshments will be served. This is the last the 2014-15 Friends of the Estacada Library lecture series. For more information call the library at 503-630-8273.
March 12, 2015

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CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: PAUL STROBEL - Nicola Sampair, portraying Anne Gilbreth, and James Dodd, in the role of Larry,  perform a scene in a rehearsal for the Performing Arts Group of Estacada's production of 'Cheaper by the Dozen.'
March 11, 2015

Prepare to laugh, cry, cringe with "Cheaper by the Dozen"

by Estacada News
PAGE stages performances March 12-15 The Performing Arts Group of Estacada (PAGE) is getting ready to stage its latest production: “Cheaper by the Dozen,” a play by Frank B. Gilbreth Jr. and…
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - 'A Day in the Life' depicts Koslova's sister fishing at the river. '(It) reminds me of the days when I was little and played with my sister,' Koslova wrote in an artists statement.
March 11, 2015

Alena Kozlova named art student of the month

by Estacada News
Junior Alena Kozlova has been named Estacada High School art student of the month for March. “She works patiently and methodically, pulling out and finessing the tiniest details of an image,…
Photo Credit: ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO - Following musician Ellen Whyte's residency at Estacada Junior High School, the Ellen Whyte Band will be joined on stage by Estacada Junior High School students for a concert showcasing Music from Stories of Africa at 7 p.m. Friday, April 17, in the Estacada Community Auditorium at the Estacada Junior High School. Among the selection, three student-created songs will be featured. The show is presented by Estacada Together. Tickets are $8, $5 for seniors and $2 for students. For more information visit www.estacadatogether.org.
March 05, 2015

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Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Christine Voigt is the Spiral Gallery's featured artist for March. Don't miss her First Friday show Kaleidoscope on Friday, March 6.
March 04, 2015

Christine Voigt: First Friday featured artist

by Estacada News
The Spiral Gallery will feature Christine Voigt’s show “Kaleidoscope” during a First Friday artists reception 6-9 p.m. Friday, March 6. “I think of all my work as being sculptural; whether…
Photo Credit: ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO - The Man Who Loved Flowers screening 
There will be a screening of Bricker-Down Productions' 'The Man Who Loved Flowers' followed by a question and answer session with the filmmakers beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 14, at the Estacada Public Library, 825 N.W. Wade Street. The short, indie film based on a Stephen King short story filmed in Estacada this fall. Bloom Cafe is catering the event.
February 26, 2015

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February 19, 2015

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Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED - Hanna Wood's watercolor 'Broken' won a Silver Key Scholastic Art award in the Portland Metro Region contest.
Feb 15, 2015

Hanna Wood named EHS art student of the month

by Isabel Gautschi
Senior Hanna Wood has been named Estacada High School art student of the month. Wood recently won a Gold Key Scholastic Art Award in mixed media and a Silver Key award for painting in the…
Photo Credit: ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO - There will be a screening of Bricker-Down Productions' 'The Man Who Loved Flowers' followed by a question and answer session with the filmmakers beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 14, at the Estacada Public Library, 825 N.W. Wade Street. The short, indie film based on a Stephen King short story filmed in Estacada this fall. Bloom Cafe is catering the event.
Feb 11, 2015

Around Town

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Feb 11, 2015

Working hard to be work-ready

by Kylie Wray
AntFarm internship program strives to provide employment skills for youths During a Friday-night lecture in AntFarm’s Axis Learning Center — home base for the nonprofit’s youth internship…
Feb 05, 2015

Around Town

by Isabel Gautschi
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Jan 29, 2015

Around Town

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