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Steelheaders group sets monthly meeting

The next meeting of the Northwest Steelheaders will be Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Farmstead Restaurant on Highway 213 near Molalla.

This month’s guest speaker is professional fishing guide Brandon Glass. He will talk about winter steelhead and the tactics he uses to target these fish. He fishes the Sandy and Clackamas rivers, so he will be well versed in answering any questions.

New Creation Church holding music coffee house

Canby’s New Creation Church will hold a coffee house Sunday from 10-11 a.m. at the Canby Cinema 8 at 252 NE Second Ave.

The free event will offer local music, as well as coffee and pastries.

Canby church presents Classic Gospel Sons

Canby Church of the Nazarene will host the Classic Gospel Sons in concert Sunday at 10:45 a.m. at 2323 E. Territorial Road.

Sunday breakfast will benefit scholarship program

The Canby American Legion will hold a breakfast from 8:30-11:30 a.m. to benefit the scholarship program Sunday at the Legion hall, 424 NW First Ave.

Meal choices include bacon, chicken-fried steak, sausage or ham, hot cakes, hash browns, eggs to order and English muffin. Beverages are included.

Cost is $6 for adults with children ages 10 and under $3.

Use the Fir Street entrance.

Book Garden looking for variety of donations

The Book Garden is a nonprofit bookstore located inside Canby Public Library and run by Friends of the Library. It is open during regular library hours and sells gently used books, DVDs, CDS, audio books and magazines.

All proceeds support library programs and activities. All donations are tax deductible.

Library speaker will talk local information Jan. 28

The Canby Public Library will present “Yesterday’s News: The Future of Local Information” by Michael Andersen Tuesday, Jan. 28, at 6:30 p.m. The event is free.

For more information, call 503-266-3394 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Aurora auxiliary joins Burgerville for fundraiser

Canby’s Burgerville restaurant will provide a three-hour shift of fundraising for the Aurora Unit 110, American Legion Auxiliary on Monday, Jan. 27, from 5-8 p.m.

Burgerville will donate 10 percent of its profits to the auxiliary.

Baker Prairie sets fundraising bingo night

Baker Prairie Middle School PTSA will hold a bingo night Friday, Jan. 24, from 7-10 p.m.

This fundraiser helps with expenses relating to bringing some of the speakers to BPMS such as F.W. deKlerk, Lopez Lomong and the speakers before the merger with Ackerman Middle School —Minnijean Brown, Mrs. Kim Dae Jung, first lady of South Korea and Arun Gandhi.

A 12-game pack is $10 and children under the age of 18 are $5.

North Marion grad party planners slate bingo event

The North Marion grad night committee will hold a North Marion bingo night Saturday, Feb. 1, from 6-8:30 p.m. at the NMHS commons.

Cost is 25 cents per card per game. Winnings will be cash and prizes. There will also be raffle items. Snacks and drinks will be available. For more information, call Joanna Crumley at 503-981-6478

Thelma’s Place eyes fundraising night in February

Thelma’s Place will present “The Sound of Music” silent auction-dinner on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 6-10 p.m. at the Willamette Valley Country Club.

The night’s speaker and entertainment will be Dr. Larry Sherman, professor at Oregon Health Sciences University.

Sherman has played piano since he was 4 and will give a multi-media lecture and musical performance during the event. He will talk about how music can influence brain function and healthy brain aging. His presentation, “Your Brain on Music,” will focus on newer studies and include music ranging from Beatles to Bach.

Tickets to the event are $50 each and can be purchased online at www.thelmasplace.org or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or by calling Kristen Berkey at 503-266-5100 or Tracie Flores at 503-266-3031.

Canby Clinic, Cutsforth’s team up for healthy talk

The Canby Clinic has partnered with Cutsforth's Thriftway for a free health talk workshop the fourth Thursday of every month from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Cutsforth’s Town Hall. The next workshop will be Thursday, Jan. 30, and tackle the topic “Weight Loss and Cleansing.”

New bingo sessions help raise funds for community garden

The St. Patrick Community Garden project will hold bingo at the St. Patrick parish center, 422 NW Ninth Ave. in Canby every Friday in January.

Play will be from 1-4 p.m. and 6:30-9 p.m. Doors open a half hour before play starts.

Regular games and specials are played; cash prizes awarded, including $200 progressive pot. Proceeds benefit completion of St Patrick Community Garden which provides fresh organic produce for food bank clients and gardeners.

For more information, call 503-260-5095.

Bingo continues at Canby Adult Center

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

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.

Canby Evangelical opens youth center this week

Canby Evangelical Church will open its new youth center on Wednesdays from 3-9 p.m. at 339B SE Township Road.

The center is free and includes foosball, video games, Internet access and pizza.

For more information, call Dale Hauser at 503-266-9112.



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