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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

Senior Meals – 11:30 a.m. Age 60 and older. Serves Stayton, Sublimity, Aumsville, Lyons, Marion, Mehama. Repeats Wednesday, Friday. $3 donation suggested. Ginger, 503-769-7995.

Free Covid-19/Flu/RSV Testing – 2 – 5 p.m., Ditter’s Square, 134 W Main St., Sublimity. Pre-register at labdash.net, 503-769-3230. Appointments required by visiting santiamhospital.org. Repeats 2 – 4:30 p.m. Sat. – Sun.

Covid-19 Vaccinations 2 – 5 p.m., Santiam Hospital, 1401 N 10th Ave., Stayton. Pediatric, adult Covid-19 vaccinations and boosters available. Mon – Fri. Schedule an 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.

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 – 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., Mill City Presbyterian Church, 236 SW Broadway. For grades K-5. Students will be escorted to church and and picked up by parents from that location. 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

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, April 7

Santiam vs Western Christian Softball – 1 p.m., Santiam High, 300 SW Cedar St., Mill City.

Santiam vs Monroe Baseball – 2 p.m., Santiam High, 300 SW Cedar St., Mill City. Double-header.

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

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

Steak Night – 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., North Santiam Eagles Lodge, 640 SW Broadway St., Mill City. Steak with baked potato, roll and salad bar. $17 a plate.

Good Friday Service – 6 p.m., Idanha Church, 397 Church St. An hour of thanksgiving and prayer to acknowledge Jesus’ death on the cross. All welcome. 503-854-3698

KYAC Concert – 7 p.m., Stewart’s Hall, 158 SW Broadway St., Mill City. The Edgar Loudermilk Band performs bluegrass, swing, gospel and Americana genres. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Tickets are available at kyacfm.org. 

Saturday, April 8

Free Gardening Workshop – 9 – 10:30 a.m., Santiam Community Gardens, 846 Fifth St., Lyons. Learn about companion planting and slug control. In the garden, Make slug, earwig and ant traps. Free marigold seeds and garden supplies. Registration is required by emailing [email protected] or calling/text to 503-859-2517.

Camp Taloali Easter Egg Hunt – 9 – 11 a.m., Camp Taloali, 15934 N Santiam Hwy., Stayton. Bring a basket or sack to collect eggs. Fun for the whole family. Supported by the Lions Club of Oregon. 503-400-6547, taloali.org

Mill City Easter Egg Hunt – 10 a.m., Mill City Christian Church, 400 SW Kingwood Ave. Easter eggs, cakewalk, bounce houses and games for children in first through sixth grade. Free. millcitycc.com.

Scio Easter Egg Hunt – 10 a.m., Scio High, 38875 NW First Ave. Ages 12 and under. Presented by Scio, Crabtree and Bilyeu Den Volunteer Fire Association. Free.

Sunday, April 9

Easter

Sunrise Easter Service – 6:30 a.m., Fairview Cemetery, 49973 Kingwood Ave., Gates. All are welcome. Hosted by the Ministerial Association.

Sunrise Easter Service – 8 a.m., Detroit Community Church, 200 Detroit Ave. Time of celebration, joy and worship of the resurrection of Jesus Christ. All welcome. 503-854-3698

Easter Service – 10 a.m., Mill City Christian Church, 400 SW Kingwood Ave. Celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. All are welcome.

Easter Service – 11 a.m., Idanha Church, 397 Church St. Time of celebration, joy and worship of the resurrection of Jesus Christ. All welcome. 503-854-3698

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

Gates Easter Egg Hunt – 1 p.m., Gates Community Church, 40080 Gates School Road. Eggs filled with candy and prize eggs. Ages 10 and under. No dogs allowed. Hosted by Gates Fire Department.

Monday, April 10

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

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

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, April 11

Ancestry Detectives – 10 a.m. – noon, Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Guest speaker Rik Vigeland presents “Lost and Found – Reuniting Families with Lost Treasures and Each Other.” Meeting is in person and virtually on Zoom. All welcome. Kathy Valdez, membership, 503-508-4251. Info: [email protected].

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 April 25.

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

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

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

Wednesday, April 12

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

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

Scio vs Amity Softball – 4:30 p.m., Scio High, 38875 NW First Ave.

Healthcare Community Conversation – 5 – 7 p.m., Gates Fire Hall, 140 E Sorbin Ave. Willamette Health Council’s Community Advisory Council and PacificSource Marion-Polk Coordinated Care Organization host a community conversation to learn more about  Santiam Canyon communities’ health wants and needs. Lucy Food Cart is providing dinner. 503-584-1303

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

Thursday, April 13

Stayton vs North Marion Boys Tennis – 4 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust St.

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

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

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

Skatepark Planning Meeting – 7 p.m., Stewart’s Hall, 158 SW Broadway St., Mill City. Discussion of planning for skatepark and Fourth of July. Open to all.

Friday, April 14

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

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.

Upward Bound Camp Planning Session – 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., UBC, 40151 Gates School Road, Gates. Help UBC plan for growth. Diane Turnbull, 503-897-2447

Stayton vs Philomath/Alsea Softball – 2 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust.

Santiam vs Regis Baseball – 2 p.m., Regis High, 550 W Regis St., Stayton. Double-header

Chicken Fried Steak Dinner – 5:30 – 7 p.m., North Santiam Eagles Lodge, 640 SW Broadway St., Mill City. 

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