What's Up: Feb. 7-13
The Molalla Public Library is hosting a Valentine's Day stamping craft time on Wednesday, Feb. 7 at 5:30 p.m. Instructor Linda Dundon will teach participants how to use stamps to create cards. Each person will make two cards. Space is limited, so sign up early at the library front desk.
The Molalla Planning Commission will have a meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 7, at 6:30 p.m. in the city hall courtroom, 117 N. Molalla Ave.
The Knights of Columbus is hosting a blood drive at St. James Catholic Church, 301 Frances St. in Molalla, on Thursday, Feb. 8 from 2-7 p.m. Your blood is needed more than you may think. Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. Make an appointment to donate and join a nationwide family of generous donors in a lifesaving cause. To make an appointment, download the Red Cross Blood Donor app, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS.
The Molalla Public Library is holding an Olympics craft time for kids ages preschool through 5th grade on Friday, Feb. 9 from 3-5 p.m. Families can drop in to participate.
Mt. Angel Wurstfest takes place Friday and Saturday, Feb. 9-10, in the Mt. Angel Festhalle, 500 S. Wilco Hwy.The event runs from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. both days. Adult admission is $5 or $10 with specialty stein or glass (limited availability).
Special events include Senior Day from opening to 3 p.m. on Friday for those over age 65 with some limited, but special, giveaways. On Saturday, RaceNorthwest sponsors the Wurst 5 and 10K Run & Walk starting at 9:30 a.m. Fees include registration, course map, entry to Wurstfest, beer glass and a complimentary beverage. Register at http://racenorthwest.com/wurstrun/
The Molalla Area Historical Society will have a meeting in Ivor Davies Hall on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 1 p.m. Parking is behind the museum on the 600 block of Metzler Street. Anyone interested in the history of Molalla and helping to preserve it is welcome to attend. Topic for discussion: displays for 2018, docent training. Membership packets will be available.
The movie Goodbye Christopher Robin, rated PG, will play at the Molalla Public Library on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. The film is a biography of A.A. Milne, the author of the Winnie the Pooh books.
OREGON TRIVIA NIGHT
In celebration of Oregon's birthday, the Molalla Public Library is hosting an Oregon Trivia Night on Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 5 p.m. Fun for the whole family!