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Texas hold’em tournament set Saturday

Pioneer Pump will hold a Texas hold’em tournament Saturday from 3 to 10 p.m. at its facility, 310 S. Sequoia Parkway. The initial buy-in is $40 and all proceeds go to support the Canby Adult Center. There will also be a raffle as part of the tournament.

Historical society planning annual fall flea market

The Canby Historical Society will hold its annual Fall Flea Market Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the main pavilion, Clackamas County Event Center. Approximately 70 vendor spaces are available for the ninth year event.

Admission is $2.

For more information, call 503-266-6876 or check the website at www.canbyhistoricalsociety.org.

Halloween themed fun set for county event center

This year’s “Journey through Oz’ and “Scare If You Dare” Halloween experiences will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 29-30, from 4-7 p.m., and Thursday, Oct. 31, from 4-8 p.m. at the Clackamas County Event Center. Oz is more kid friendly, while Scare has a more frightful theme.

The past five years, the event has been put on downtown by Yvonne and Bill Scott, along with Donald Gagliardi. This year is has moved. Admission is $2 or two cans of food. Proceeds benefit the Canby Community Food and Toy Drive.

Aurora Unit 110 has first Saturday flea market

The Aurora Unit 110 of the American Legion Auxiliary will hold its first Saturday of the month flea market Saturday at 21510 Main St., from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m..

Vendor display tables upstairs and down will feature memorabilia, crafts, newly created items, and always the unusual. Lunch is available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. No admission is required, but donations of canned or packaged food for the Portland VA Medical Center’s Liver and Kidney Transplant units will be accepted.

For more information, call 503-678-6251.

Canby Adult Center needs senior meals drivers

The Canby Adult Center is in urgent need of volunteer drivers to deliver lunchtime meals to homebound seniors in the Canby area. Routes available for Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Approximate time commitment is 1.5-2 hours, using your own vehicle.

The Canby Adult Center will provide lunch and mileage reimbursement if needed. Background check required — Canby Adult Center will provide and process the paperwork.

Stop by the Canby Adult Center to pick up an application at 1250 S Ivy St.

For more information, call 503-266-2970.

Canby Sons will offer breakfast on Sunday

Canby Sons of the American Legion will hold a breakfast Sunday from 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Legion hall.

The meal will feature bacon, sausage, chicken-fried steak or ham, hot cakes, hash browns, eggs to order with coffee, milk and juice. Cost is $6 with children ages 10 and younger, $3.

The Legion hall, 424 NW First Ave. Use Fir Street entrance.

St. Francis of Assisi celebrates All Souls’ Day

St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church in Wilsonville will celebrate the annual All Souls' Day service of remembrance and thanksgiving on Saturday at 5 p.m. People are invited to light candles and offer prayers in memory of loved ones during this quiet and moving service.

St. Francis is located at 8818 Miley Road, across from Charbonneau. The community is invited.

For more information, contact Patti Jones at 503-678-5422.

Ministry sets fundraising event for Saturday night

Mark 2 Ministries, a nonprofit organizations new to the Canby area, will hold its 2013 Friends Fall Festival Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Clackamas County Event Center. The fundraiser includes a tri-tip dinner along with silent and oral auctions. Proceeds will help create opportunities for friends with developmental disabilities.

For tickets or more information, check the website at 222.mark2inc.com or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Teens invited to local Halloween party Oct. 31

A Hallowteen Halloween party will be held Thursday from 8-10 p.m. at The Place to Be Café. The event will feature live music, a costume contest, movies and more. The band In Retrospect will play.

Cost is $5 with a can of food to support the Canby Community Food Drive.

Haunted manor is back this Halloween season

Milburn’s Haunted Manor is back this Halloween season, offering a pumpking patch and three PG-13 haunted attractions, including the award –winning Haunted Manor. Admission is $9 or $20 for a multi-pass to visit all three haunts.

Milburn’s Haunted Manor is at 11503 Broadacres Road NE near Hubbard. Check the website at www.milburnmanor.com for more details, or call 503-830-0865.

The facility is open at 7 p.m. each weekend and the last week of October.

The Canby Adult Center offers new Tai Chi class

The Canby Adult Center holds a Tai Chi class every Wednesday and Friday, from 9-10 a.m. This class is specifically targeted to the needs of older adults and has been proven to improve balance and strength.

The classes are at the CAC, 1250 S. Ivy St. and are free, though a donation is encouraged. No prior experience is necessary.

Canby unit of UMW set for general meeting Nov. 7

The Canby unit of the United Methodist Women will hold a general meeting Thursday, Nov. 7, at 10 a.m. World thanks offering boxes will be taken after fellowship and refreshments.

The program will be a study of the “Lord’s Prayer” led by Lorraine Dworschak and Nadine Gilmore, president of the Cascade District of United Methodist Women.

The public is welcome to attend.

Pickleball group wants to expand play to all levels

A group in Canby is offering open pickleball play for all skill levels.

Currently, the group plays Thursday mornings at the Canby First Baptist Church gym but is open to starting new play times depending on what is needed.

For more information, call 503-263-1232.

Every Tuesday is bingo at Canby Adult Center

The Canby Adult Center’s bingo game runs from 1-4 p.m. Tuesdays. Doors open at noon.

There are 10 regular games, four specials and a weekly blackout game. The first regular packet is $5 and the second is $3. There’s also a blackout pot of $200 and weekly raffles.

Canby Adult Center is at 1250 S, Ivy St.

Aurora Unit 110 offers monthly flea market

The Aurora Unit 110, American Legion Auxiliary holds its First Saturday of the Month flea market Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The hall is at 21510 Main St. in Aurora.

Vendors' tables are upstairs and down; admission is free but visitors are encouraged to take an item for the food barrel. Lunch will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information, call Frances at 503-678-6251.



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