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WEEKLY EVENTS 

Monday

Stayton Community Food Bank – 9 a.m. – noon, 1210 Wilco Road. Those in need are served regardless of the location. Mon. – Fri. 503-769-4088

Covid-19, Flue, RSV Testing – 2 – 5 p.m., Ditter’s Square, 134 W Main St., Sublimity. Pre-register at LabDash.net.Appointments required: santiamhospital.org/coronavirus. Repeats 2 – 4:30 p.m. Saturday & Sunday. 503-769-3230

Covid-19 Vaccinations – 2 – 5 p.m., Santiam Hospital, 1401 N 10th Ave., Stayton. Vaccines, boosters for those 6 months and older. Monday – Friday. Schedule appointment at santiamhospital.org.

Santiam Canyon Community Chorus – 7 – 8:30 p.m., Stewart’s Hall, 158 SW Broadway, Mill City. Jo Ann, 503-859-2502.

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

Tuesday

Storytime – 9:30 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. Repeats
6 – 8 p.m. Thursdays. 503-897-4904

Mill City Senior Meals – noon, First Presbyterian Church, 236 W Broadway. Pick up Tues. & Thurs. Meals on Wheels available. 503-897-2204

JAM Bible Club – 2:15 – 3:15 p.m., Mill City Presbyterian Church, 236 SW Broadway. For grades K-4. Students will be escorted to church and returned to school by adult volunteers. Gates Community Church of Christ,
503-897-3210

Wednesday

ARCHES – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Santiam Outreach Community Center, 280 NE Santiam Blvd., Mill City. Help with rent, utilities, moving costs, wildfire recovery resources. Runs Wed. – Sat.. 503-971-5676

Dominoes – 1:30 p.m., Scio Senior Center, 38957 NW First Ave.

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

Santiam Canyon Tool Library – 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., 40070 Gates School Road, Gates. Tools available for the area of Marion Forks to Mehama and north to North Fork Road. Free membership at santiamcanyontoollibrary.myturn.com.

North Santiam Gleaners – 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., IOOF Hall, 38952 Highway 226, Scio. 503-394-2147

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

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

Friday

Cars & Coffee – 8 a.m., Covered Bridge Cafe, 510 N Third Ave., Stayton. Bring your classic vehicles for coffee, breakfast.

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

Canasta – 1:30 p.m., Scio Senior Center, 38957 NW First Ave. 

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

THIS WEEK

Saturday, Jan. 7

Christmas Tree Recycling Event – 9 a.m. The Mill City Volunteer Fire Department will pick and dispose of used Christmas trees for a donation of four cans of food on other non-perishable items for the local food bank. To be placed on the list for pickup, call 503-897-2390 (leave a message with name, address and location of tree).

KYAC Concert Series – 7 p.m., Stewart’s Hall, 158 SW Broadway St., Mill City. Joni Harms performs. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. $25 per person. Tickets available at the door or through kyacfm.org. Proceeds benefit the ongoing programs and community outreach of KYAC.

Sunday, Jan. 8

Brown House Tour – Noon – 2 p.m., Brown House Event Center, 425 N First Ave., Stayton. Tour the historic Charles and Martha Brown House. $5/person. Children under 18 are free. Open to public. 503-769-8860

Monday, Jan. 9

Daughters of the American Revolution – 10 a.m., Stayton United Methodist Church, 1450 SE Fern Ridge Road. Guest speaker Lynn Daue presents “History of Hulihe’e Palace Museum.” The museum is operated and maintained by Daughters of Hawaii. Refreshments served. Open to all. Linda, 503-689-6991

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

Tuesday, Jan. 10

Ancestry Detectives – 10 a.m. – noon, Silverton Senior Center. Help plan the future by bringing genealogy topics of interest. Bring a successful genealogy project to share ‘how to’ with the group. Meeting also available on Zoom. Kathy, 503-508-4251, ancestrydetectives.org/schedule

Dementia Care Conversations – 3 – 4 p.m. Zoom. Free group for unpaid caregivers providing support to a loved one living with dementia. The focus is to provide dementia care information, training and resources to family caregivers. Offered by Family Caregiver Support Program at NorthWest Senior and Disability Services. To request a referral to the group, contact the Aging and Disability Resource Connection at 503-304-3420. Repeats Jan. 24.

Mari-Linn PTA – 5:30 p.m., Mari-Linn School, 640 Fifth St., Lyons. Meeting of the Mari-Linn Parent-Teacher Association. All are welcome.

Detroit City Council – 6:30 p.m., Zoom. Open to public. Agenda available. Zoom info: 503-845-3496, detroitoregon.us

Tuesday, Jan. 10

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

Stayton vs The Dalles Girls Basketball – 7 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust St., Stayton.

Wednesday, Jan. 11

Canyon Garden Club – Noon, Santiam Community Gardens, 848 Fifth St., Lyons. Canyon Garden Club (formerly Lyons Garden Club) meets for a potluck followed by a program on feeding wild birds and making pine cone bird feeders. All are welcome. 503-767-3348, 503-769-2571

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, Jan. 12

Santiam vs Colton Girls Basketball – 5:30 p.m., Santiam High, 300 SW Cedar St., Mill City.

Santiam vs Colton Boys Basketball – 7 p.m., Santiam High, 300 SW Cedar St., Mill City.

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

Mill City Skate Park Meeting – 7 p.m., Stewart’s Hall, 158 SW Broadway, Mill City. Find out the latest developments. Join in the planning and development of the Skate Park. 

Friday, Jan. 13

Mill City Planning Commission – 8:30 a.m., Mill City City Hall, 444 S First Ave. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-897-3499, ci.mill-city.or.us

Stayton vs Molalla Boys Basketball – 7 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust St., Stayton.

NEXT WEEK

Saturday, Jan. 14

Cascade Half Marathon – 8 a.m., Cascade High, 10226 SE Marion Road, Turner. Half marathon, 10K and 2-mile races on a flat course. There is an early start option for the half-marathon. Entry fee includes a long-sleeve shirt for half marathon and 10K participants. Random prize giveaways. Cost is $60 for half marathon, $50 for 10K and $20 for 2-mile run. Sign up at runsignup.com and search for “Cascade Half Marathon.”

Lyons Friends of the Library – 9 a.m., Lyons Public Library, 279 Eight St. 503-859-2366

Monday, Jan. 16

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Red Cross Blood Drive – 1 – 6 p.m., Scio Baptist Church, 38969 NW Third Ave. Appointments needed by visiting redcrossblood.org.

COMING SOON 

Saturday, Jan. 21

Art Mart – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Stewart’s Hall, 158 SW Broadway St., Mill City. Locally-created, handmade art and crafts projects. Masks are encouraged. Vendor spaces $20. For vendor’s application, email [email protected] or call 503-507-2941.

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