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Aug. 28 Community Briefs

Give blood in St. Paul and you might save a life

The St. Paul Fire Department, 4233 Church Ave., will host an American Red Cross blood drive from 1:30 to 7 p.m. Sept. 4. No appointment is necessary, although personal identification is required. Donors must be in good general health, weigh at least 110 pounds and be a minimum of 17 years old, although those under 16 can donate with a parent’s consent. Child care will be available and refreshments will be served. For more information, call Carol Brentano at 503-633-4141 or Mary Ellen Pohlschneider at 503-633-8341. For specific eligibility questions, call the American Red Cross Donor and Client Support Center at 1-866-236-3276.

Fundraiser set for Juliette’s House

McMINNVILLE — Juliette’s House Child Abuse Intervention Center will be the beneficiary of the fourth annual Dahlias and Bernard~Machado fundraiser set for noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 14 at Walnut City WineWorks, 475 N.E. 17th St.

Those who attend can sample multiple vintages of Bernard Machado pinot noir from the La Cantera vineyard, as well as white wines from the WineWorks family of vintners. The $5 tasting fee and all dahlia flower sales will be donated to Juliette’s House. For more information, call Francine Fiore at 1-503-687-1313, email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Walnut City WineWorks at 1-503-472-3215.

Volunteer training sessions set at Henderson House

Henderson House — a 24-hour crisis line service with a safe, confidential shelter for women, children and victims of domestic and sexual violence — is enrolling students for fall training. Classes begin Sept. 16 and the organization’s facilities are staffed with trained advocated and volunteers. For more information, call Lori Burrows at 1-503-472-0244 or email her at lburrows@hendersonhouse. org.

ReStore slates holiday hours

Due to the Labor Day weekend, the Newberg Habitat ReStore will operate on a shortened holiday schedule from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Dundee has a vacancy on its planning commission

The city of Dundee is looking for applicants to fill a term expiring Dec. 31 on the Planning Commission. Application forms are available on the city’s website, www.Dundeecity.org; in person at City Hall, 620 S.W. Fifth St.; or by mail at P.O. Box 220, Dundee, Oregon 97115. The deadline for applications at City Hall is 5 p.m. Sept. 10. An appointment will be made by the City Council during its Sept. 17 meeting.




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