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WEEKLY EVENTS 

Monday

Stayton Community Food Bank – 9 a.m. – noon, 1210 Wilco Road. Those who are in need are served regardless of the location of their residence. Monday – Friday. 503-769-4088

Free Covid-19 Testing, noon – 6 p.m., Foothills Church, 975 Fern Ridge Road, Stayton. No physician’s order required. Walk-ins welcome. Pre-register at labdash.net, 503-769-3230. Walk-ins will not be turned away. Repeats 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

Walk-In Covid-19 Vaccination Clinic – 2 – 5 p.m., Santiam Hospital, 1401 N 10th Ave., Stayton. Adult and children age 5 and older vaccines available. Free. Drop in or schedule an appointment at santiamhospital.org.

Community Yoga – 7 p.m., St. Patrick’s Hall, 362 Seventh St., Lyons. Suggested donation $5 – 15. All levels welcome. Repeats Wednesday. Kathy, [email protected]

Tuesday

Storytime – 9 a.m., Scio Public Library, 38957 NW First Ave. Stories, songs and crafts. For children through age 5. Free. 503-394-3342

Mill City and Gates Community Center Food Pantry – 10 a.m. – noon, 258 SW Cedar St. Open every Tuesday except the first Tuesday of the month. Repeats 6 – 8 p.m. Thursdays. 503-897-4904

Mill City Senior Meals – noon, First Presbyterian Church, 236 W Broadway. Pick up lunch Tuesday or Thursday. Meals on Wheels available. 503-897-2204

ESL, GED, Citizenship Classes – 6:30 – 8 p.m., Stayton United Methodist Church, 1450 Fern Ridge Road, Stayton. No cost for class. Workbook is $20. Runs through June. Repeats Thursdays. Mary, 503-779-7029.

Wednesday

ARCHES – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Santiam Outreach Community Center, 280 NE Santiam Blvd., Mill City. Get help with rent, utilities, moving costs, post wildfire recovery resources. Runs Wednesday – Saturday. 503-971-5676

Jefferson Food Pantry – 3 – 6 p.m., 310 N Second St., Jefferson. Serves communities of Scio and Crabtree. No ID necessary. 503-779-9807

Alcoholic Anonymous – 7 p.m., Gates Church of Christ, 40070 Gates School Road. Open discussion group.

Thursday

North Santiam Gleaners – 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., IOOF Hall, 38952 Highway 226, Scio. Set up at 8 a.m. Food distribution at 10:15 – 11:45 a.m. Enter through the front door, leave by the front door.  503-394-2147

Point Man Ministries – 6 p.m., Canyon Bible Fellowship, 446 Cedar St., Lyons. Veterans support organization. 503-859-2627

Griefshare – 6 – 8 p.m., Foothills Church, 975 SE Fern Ridge Road, Stayton. Grief support group open to anyone navigating through grief. Sign up for the free service through griefshare.org or contact Christy Anspach at 406-431-8256. Runs through May 5.

Friday

Cars & Coffee – 9 a.m., Covered Bridge Cafe, 510 N Third Ave., Stayton. Bring your classic vehicles for coffee, breakfast and a cruise on country roads afterwards. Park on Marion Street.

Idanha and Detroit Community Food Pantry – 9 a.m. – noon., 397 Church St., Idanha. Information: 503-854-3030 and leave a message.

Alcoholics Anonymous – 6 p.m., Santiam Outreach Community Center, 280 NE Santiam Blvd., Mill City. 971-332-5676

THIS WEEK

Friday, April 8

Scio vs South Umpqua Baseball – 4:30 p.m., Scio High, 38875 NW First Ave.

Saturday, April 9

Put a Fork in It Run – 9 a.m. – noon, North Fork Station, 22935 Jennie Road, Lyons. Meets-N-Eats car show event. Open to all makes and models. Free admission. Smoke Theory BBQ will have coffee, breakfast burritos and breakfast sandwiches. Event sponsored by RideRevival & OutdoorAdventure, Smoke Theory BBQ and John Parmenter.

My Best Friend’s Closet – 10 a.m – 4 p.m., Heritage Mall, 1895 SE 14th Ave., Albany. One-day prom dress pop-up open to all high school students. All dresses are $10; accessories are $5. Must have a valid student ID to enter.

Scio Youth Club Auction – 5:30 – 9:30 p.m., Scio ZCBJ Hall, 38704 N Main St. For additional information, to purchase VIP table or tickets or to donate items, email [email protected] or visit @scioyouthclub on Facebook. 503-394-3910, scioyouthclub.net

Monday, April 11

Scio City Council – 6 p.m., Scio City Hall, 38957 NW First Ave. Agenda available. Open to public. 503-394-3342, ci.scio.or.us

Lyons Fire District Board – 7 p.m., Lyons Fire Station, 1114 Main St. Agenda available. Open to public. 503-859-2410, lyonsrfd.org

Mill City Rural Fire Protection District Board – 7 p.m., Mill City Fire Department, 400 S First Ave. Open to public. 503-897-2390

Lyons Library Board – 7 p.m., Lyons Public Library, 279 Eighth St. Open to public. 503-859-2366

Tuesday, April 12

Ancestry Detectives – 10 a.m. Zoom. Bring questions and suggestions for genealogical research. Contact David Stewart, [email protected] for Zoom details. Ancestrydetectives.org

Doris’s Place Luncheon – noon, Foothills Church, 975 SE Fern Ridge Road, Stayton. Enjoy an inspiring luncheon supporting local children and families. Free. RSVP to Julie Hilty, [email protected], 503-566-2132.

Christian Women’s Speaker – 2 p.m., Gates Community Church of Christ, 4070 Gates School Road. Janice Mathers, conference and retreat speaker, specializes in encouraging women to see adverse situations as godly challenges. The event is free; however, a Love Offering will be accepted to cover Mathers’ expenses. Sponsored by the Mary Martha Sisters group. 503-897-3210

Santiam vs Colton Softball – 4:30 p.m., Santiam High, 300 SW Cedar St., Mill City.

Scio vs Dayton Baseball – 4:30 p.m., Scio High, 38875 NW First Ave.

Mill City City Council – 6:30 p.m., Mill City City Hall, 444 S First Ave. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-897-2302, ci.mill-city.or.us

Wednesday, April 13

Santiam Hospital Auxiliary Tulip Sale – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Santiam Hospital, 1401 N 10th Ave., Stayton. $6 per bunch while supplies last. Benefits Santiam Hospital and Clinics’ Auxiliary Scholarship Fund. Repeats April 14 – 15.

Lyons Garden Club – 1 p.m., Santiam Community Garden, 846 Fifth St., Lyons. Program will focus on attracting birds to the garden with feeders and birdhouses. New members from communities in the Santiam Canyon are welcome. Cheryl, 503-767-3348.

Save Our Bridge – 10 a.m., Mill City City Hall, 444 S First Ave. Discuss, review process in completing design, raising funds for Mill City’s Railroad Bridge. facebook.com/saveourbridgecommittee

Caregiver Connection – 1 – 2:30 p.m. For family caregivers and/or unpaid family caregivers. Free. To register, contact Suzy, 503-304-3429, [email protected].

Santiam Canyon School Board – 5:30 p.m., Santiam Elementary, 450 SW Evergreen, Mill City. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-897-2321, santiam.k12.or.us

Thursday, April 14

Santiam vs Salem Academy Baseball – 4:30 p.m., Santiam High, 300 SW Cedar St., Mill City.

Scio Track & Field – 4 p.m., Scio High, 38875 NW First Ave.

Friday, April 15

Scio vs Yamhill-Carlton Baseball – 4:30 p.m., Scio High, 38875 NW First Ave.

NEXT WEEK

Saturday, April 16

Scio Easter Egg Hunt – 9:30 a.m., Scio High Sports Fields, 38880 N Main St. Drawings and egg hunt for ages 1 to fifth grade. Sparky and the Easter Bunny will be present. 503-394-3000.

The Canyon Egg Hunt – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Mill City Christian Church, 251 SW Third Ave. Easter egg hunt, prizes, activities. Ages 3 – 12. 503-897-2716

Easter Egg Hunt – 11 a.m., Mari-Linn School, 641 Fifth St., Lyons. More than 10,000 eggs filled with candy and more than 750 prizes including bicycles and scooters. Age 0 – 12. 

Service Academy Information Day – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., West Linn High, 5464 W A St. Students, parents and educators are invited to attend and learn about the application process to attend the nation’s Service academies. Host by Congressman Kurt Schrader. RSVP is encouraged but not necessary. [email protected]

Sunday, April 17

Grange Easter Egg Hunt – 1 p.m., Santiam Valley Grange, 1140 Fifth St., Lyons. Easter Egg hunt for children ages 0 – 12. 503-859-2161

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