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WEEKLY EVENTS 

​​Monday

Stayton Community Food Bank – 9 a.m. – noon, 1210 Wilco Road. Monday – Friday. 503-769-4088

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

Santiam Canyon Community Chorus – 7 p.m., Stewart’s Hall, 158 SW Broadway, Mill City. All singers welcome. Jo Ann Hebing, 503-859-2502

Tuesday

Storytime – 9:30 a.m., Scio Public Library, 38957 NW First Ave. Children through age 5. 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

Walking Group – 10:30 – 11 a.m., Santiam Outreach Community Center, 280 N Santiam Blvd., Mill City. Exercise, meet with friends. Coffee and snacks after the walk. Repeats Saturday. 503-332-5676

Meals on Wheels – noon, Presbyterian Church, 236 SW Broadway St., Mill City. $5 suggested donation. Repeats Thurs. RSVP: Vicki, 503-897-2204.

Bingo – 1 – 4 p.m., North Santiam Eagles Lodge, 640 SW Broadway St., Mill City. Open to public. Snacks available for puchase. 503-897-3100

J.A.M Time – 3:20 – 4:30 p.m., Mill City Presbyterian Church, 236 SW Broadway. Children sing, hear bible stories, watch and take part in skits. Students picked up after school and escorted to church. To attend, contact Mill City Elementary, 503-897-2368.

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

Wednesday

Wellness Van – 11758 SE Sublimity Road, Sublimity. Free mental health, substance abuse screenings. Appt: 503-769-2175 ext. 8414.

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

Awana Club – 6 – 7:45 p.m., Canyon Bible Fellowship, 446 Cedar St., Lyons. Program reaches out to boys and girls with the Gospel of Christ while training them to serve. Grades 3 – 5. Free. Starts Sept. 13. 503-897-2716

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

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

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

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

Pinochle – 1 – 4 p.m., Canyon Service Center, 844 S First St., Mill City. For those 50 and older. [email protected], 503-302-7420

Oaks Canyon Youth – 5 – 7:45 p.m., Old School Community & Youth Center, 22057 SE Emma St., Lyons. Worship, games, quizzing, fellowship. Free dinner. oaksofglory.com/youth

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

THIS WEEK

Friday, Nov. 24

Group Fitness – 10:30 – 11:15 a.m., Canyon Service Center, 844 S First St., Mill City. Mix of endurance, strength, balance and flexibility for all abilities. All ages welcome. Free; donations recommended. Limit of 16 people. 503-897-4176

Beavers and Ducks Civil War Potluck – 5:30 p.m., North Santiam Eagles Lodge, 640 SW Broadway St., Mill City. Oregon vs Oregon State football game. Bring a dish to share. 503-897-3100

Saturday, Nov. 25

Holiday Bazaar – 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., St. Patrick’s Hall, 362 Seventh St., Lyons. Local small businesses and handmade crafts sell a variety of unique gifts for Christmas. 

Monday, Nov. 27

Group Fitness – 10:30 – 11:15 a.m., Canyon Service Center, 844 S First St., Mill City. Mix of endurance, strength, balance and flexibility for all abilities. All ages welcome. Free; donations recommended. Limit of 16 people. 503-897-4176

Tuesday, Nov. 28

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 resrouces 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. 

Free Business Workshop – 6 – 8 p.m., Stewart’s Hall, 158 SW Broadway, Mill City. Learn Google business profile fundaments to set up your Google search profile and manage it for optimum online exposure. Free. Register at travelsalem.com/google/.

Lyons City Council – 6:30 p.m., Lyons City Hall, 449 Fifth St. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-859-2167, cityoflyons.org

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

Friday, Dec. 1

‘Best Gift Ever’ Christmas Party – 10 a.m. – noon, Canyon Service Center, 844 SW First Ave., Mill City. Children age 5 – 12 are invited to a free Christmas party featuring music, activities, gifts, crafts, snacks and games. RSVP at libertyfellowshipmillcity.com or by calling Laura Allran, 503-409-6169.

Camp Taloali Holiday Bazaar – 1 – 7 p.m., Camp Taloali, 15934 SE North Santiam Hwy., Stayton. Homemade gifts, bake sale, local vendors and Santa. Free admission. Repeats 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Dec. 2. taloali.org

Hazelnut Festival – 4 – 8 p.m., Mt. Angel Festhalle, 500 Wilco Hwy.. Vendor booths, live music, biergarten. Repeats 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Dec. 2, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Dec. 3. For a complete list of activities, visit hazelnutfest.com.

Silverton Christmas Market – 5 – 9 p.m., Oregon Garden Resort, 895 W Main St., Silverton. Explore the authentic German Christmas Market for gifts. . Take a ride down the snowless tubing hill. No tickets available at the door. All admission and snowless tubing tickets must be purchased online in advance. Ticket sales end at 3 p.m. daily. Vendors are cashless; bring a debit or credit card for purchases. Tickets available at silvertonchristmasmarket.com. Runs through Dec. 31. Closed Dec. 24-25.

NEXT WEEK

Saturday, Nov. 25

Holiday Bazaar – 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., St. Patrick’s Hall, 362 Seventh St., Lyons. Local small businesses and handmade crafts sell a variety of unique gifts for Christmas. 

Tuesday, Nov. 28

Google Business Profile Fundamentals – 6 – 8 p.m., Stewart’s Hall, 158 SW Broadway, Mill City. Business owners and service organizations learn to set up Google search information and manage it for optimum exposure. Free. Register: 503-897-4176

Saturday, Dec. 2

Ugly Sweater Run/Walk – 10 a.m., Santiam High, 300 SW Cedar St., Mill City. Short Kiddie Dash followed by a 3.25-mile run/walk. Wear your favorite, ugly holiday sweater or festive costume of your choosing. $20/adults. Children 18 and younger are free, but donations are welcome. Tickets at . Sponsored by Santiam Canyon School District PTO.

Santiam Canyon Christmas Extravagnza – 10:30 – 4:30 p.m., Santiam High, 300 SW Cedar St., Mill City. Holiday bazaar with silent auction and drawings. Young Life pictures with Santa for $5 and a bake sale. 

Christmas Bazaar – 10:30 – 4:30 p.m., Mill City Christian Church, 1097 SW Fourth Ave. Features Italian sodas, treats, variety of homemade items. Benefits the church’s Children’s Ministry. 503-897-2716, millcitycc.com

Christmas Storybook Land – 10:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m., Linn County Fairgrounds, 3700 E Knox Butte Road, Albany. Free; donations of non-perishable food items accepted. For times visit christmasstorybookland.org.

Almost Free Moving Showing – Noon, Star Cinema, 350 N Third Ave., Stayton. Tickets available at starcinema.net for the $1 showing of “Elf.” Or bring canned food donations.

Mill City Tree Lighting – 5:30 p.m., Mill City City Hall, 444 S First Ave. Christmas caroling and lighting of the city’s Christmas tree. Hot cocoa served. All are welcome. 503-897-2302, ci.mill-city.or.us

Lyons Christmas Tree Lighting – 6 – 8 p.m., Lyons Fire Station, 1114 Main St. Join for a night filled with lights, hot cocoa, holiday treats, Santa Claus and the Grinch. Tree lighting at 6:30 p.m. 503-859-2410, lyonsrfd.org

Detroit Christmas Tree Lighting – 7 – 9 p.m., Detroit City Park, 105 S Patton Road. For more information, visit detroitlakefoundation.org

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