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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

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

Covid-19, Flu, 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. Mon. – Fri. Appointments 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.

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

Meals on Wheels – noon, Presbyterian Church, 236 SW Broadway St., Mill City. $5 suggested donation. Repeats Thurs. RSVP: Vicki, 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

AA Meeting – 6 p.m., Idanha City Hall, 111 Highway 22. Open discussion. All welcome.

Wednesday

Wellness Van – Santiam Medical Clinic, 280 S First Ave., Mill City. Wellness Van provides free mental health and substance abuse treatment to anyone. No county restrictions. Insurance collected but not required. By appt only. Josie, 503-650-8304

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

Garden Webinars – noon, Santiam Community Gardens, 846 Fifth St., Lyons. OSU Master Gardeners will Zoom a live one-hour garden series presented by Clackamas County Master Gardeners. Runs through spring. Call or text 503-859-2517, email seedsupper97358, or go to clackamascountymastergardeners.org for more information. Space limited to 20 persons. Free.

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

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

Friday, March 10

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

Free Playgroup – 10 – 11:30 p.m., Santiam Outreach Community Center, 280 NW Santiam Blvd., Mill City. Free playgroup for families with children age 5 and younger. Activities, snacks. RSVP to [email protected] or 503-769-1120.

Saturday, March 11

Scio Youth Club Auction – 5:30 p.m., Scio ZCBJ Hall, 38704 N Main St. Dinner, silent and lives auctions. Tickets are $25/peson and include admission and dinner. Tables are $300 and include admission, dinner for six and six drink tickets. For ticket or table purchase, email [email protected]. Fundraiser for Scio Youth Club.

Sunday, March 12

Daylight Saving Begins

Remember to turn your clock one hour ahead.

Monday, March 13

Stayton vs Silverton Boys Tennis – 4 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust.

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, March 14

Ancestry Detectives – 10 a.m. – noon, Silverton Senior Center. Rhonda McClure, senior genealogist with NEHGS, speaks on “Going Offline: Researching at Libraries, Archives and Other Repositories.” Meeting also available on Zoom. Kathy, 503-508-4251, ancestrydetectives.org

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 March 28.

Stayton vs Blanchet Boys Tennis – 4 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust.

Scio vs Kennedy Baseball – 4:30 p.m., Scio High, 38880 N Main.

Scio vs Kennedy Softball – 4:30 p.m., Scio High, 38880 N Main.

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

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, March 15

Stayton vs Valley Catholic Girls Tennis – 4 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust St.

Stayton vs Valley Catholic Baseball – 4:30 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust St.

Bingo – 7 p.m., North Santiam Eagles Lodge, 640 SW Broadway St., Mill City. $250 blackout with 49 balls or less. $50 blackout for 50 to 59 balls. Discount on burgers. Taco bar will be open. Buy a $10 packet of games and eat tacos for free. $.50 off a beer while playing bingo. 503-897-3100

Thursday, March 16

Stayton vs Gladstone Softball – 4 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust.

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

NSSD Board – 6 p.m., Stayton Elementary, 875 N Third Ave. Board meeting for North Santiam School District. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-769-6924, nsantiam.k12.or.us

Gates City Council – 7 p.m., Gates City Hall, 101 E Sorbin St. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-897-2669

Friday, March 17

St. Patrick’s Day

Stayton vs Yamhill-Carlton Baseball – 4:30 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust St.

Stayton vs Astoria Softball – 4:30 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust.

NEXT WEEK

Saturday, March 18

Flea Market – 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Santiam Valley Grange, 1140 Fifth St., Lyons. Crafts, collectibles. Hamburger lunch available to go and limited seating. Free admission, parking. 503-859-2161

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.

Free Gardening Workshop – 9 – 10:30 a.m., Santiam Community Gardens, 846 Fifth St., Lyons. Learn healthy and efficient garden practices. Practice with tools and techniques for seniors and arthritic gardeners. Special tools are available for loan. Free. Registration is required by emailing [email protected] or calling/text to 503-859-2517.

COMING SOON

Saturday, March 25

Free Gardening Workshop –  9 – 10:30 a.m., Santiam Community Gardens, 846 Fifth St., Lyons. Learn all about tomatoes: varieties, planting, pruning. In the garden, learn about trellises, towers, garden signage. Free supplies. Free. Registration is required by emailing [email protected] or calling/text to
503-859-2517.

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