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WLHS alumni to hold annual Forever Picnic

The West Linn High School All Alumni Forever Picnic will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 16 at Hammerle Park, 1505 Lewis St. West Linn. This year the picnic honors the Class of 1964, celebrating its 50th reunion.

Guests with last names beginning with letters A through G are asked to bring a salad to share. Guests with last names beginning with letters H through Q are to bring a main dish and those with names beginning with R through Z are to bring a dessert to share.

For more information call Dottie Larsen, Class of 1960 at 503-236-2448.

Music in the Park lineup set

The 2014 Music in the Park lineup is all set and the city invites all to come out for music, food and beverages at Tanner Creek Park.

The lineup is as follows:

July 24 - Paperback Writer: The Beatles Experience

July 31 - Soulmates

August 7 - Hit Machine

August 14 - Tyler Stenson

August 21 - The Ty Curtis Band

August 28 - Red Light Romeos

Visit westlinnoregon.gov/musicinthepark for more information.

Living History Tour tickets available

Tickets are now on sale for the 2014 Willamette Living History Tour. The tour date is Sept. 20.

On the tour, costumed guides will lead you through the historic neighborhood of Willamette and into some of the homes and lives of the first citizens living there. Guests will walk into the past of one of the first suburban towns from the early 20th century.

Learn more at willamettelivinghistory.org or contact info@westlinnhistory.org.

Apply for position on Committee for Citizen Involvement

The City of West Linn seeks applicants for three open positions on its Committee for Citizen Involvement. The City Council considered a resolution July 14 that will potentially add three at-large members to the Committee for Citizen Involvement. West Linn residents with an interest in citizen involvement in land use planning, the citizen involvement process and ways improve the citizen involvement process are encouraged to apply online at westlinnoregon.gov/citycouncil/citizen-advisory-group-application.

Movies in the Park selected

The community has spoken, and this summer’s Movies in the Park have been selected:

n July 25 - Midhill Park: “Rudy”

n Aug. 1 - Marylhurst Heights Park: “Despicable Me 2”

n Aug. 8 - Willamette Park: “Iron Man 3”

n Aug. 22 - Tanner Creek Park: “The LEGO Movie”

Movies begin at dusk.

Trail runs available

If you want to start your weekend off with a healthy family activity, take a trail run at Mary S. Young Park.

These trail runs are geared for all ages and are 5K (3.1 miles) in length and take place on some of the greatest trails in West Linn.

While the first run on June 28 was flat and fast, on July 26 the 5K will be a little more challenging and on Aug. 2 there will be a hilly and challenging run.

Mark those dates and join other families and individuals who choose to start their weekend on a healthy and positive note.

Schedule: 9 a.m. Free Kids Dash; 9:15 a.m. 5K — $5

Contact Richard Gross for registration questions:

Richardgross999@msn.com or 503-657-4790

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