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WEEKLY EVENTS 

​​Monday

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

Group Fitness – 10:30 – 11:15 a.m., Canyon Service Center, 844 S First Ave., Mill City. No registration required. Repeats Fridays. [email protected], 503-897-4176

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. Ages 0-5. 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., SOCC, 280 N Santiam Blvd., Mill City. Exercise, meet friends. Coffee, snacks. Repeats Sat. 503-332-5676

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

Youth Chess Club – 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., Scio City Hall, 38957 NW First Ave. Ages 10+. Jenny H., 503-510-9585

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.

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

Awana Club – 6 – 7:45 p.m., Canyon Bible Fellowship, 446 Cedar St., Lyons. Grades 3 – 5. Free. 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 Hwy. 226, Scio. 503-394-2147

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 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 Ave., Mill City. Members are free or $1 donation. [email protected], 503-897-4176

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, May 10

Mother’s Day Barn Bazaar – 1 – 6 p.m., Chic and the Cow, 38580 Gilkey Road, Scio.Gifts, florals, plants, home decor, baked goods, jewelry. Espresso cart and food. Repeats 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. May 11. chicandthecow.tumblr.com

Saturday, May 11

Lyons Citywide Clean-up – 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Freres City Park, 13th Street, Lyons. Bring yard debris, scrap metal, appliances, old furniture, usable paint in original containers, etc., for disposal. Most items free of charge. A list of prices are available at cityoflyons.org. Liquids, fluids, concrete, household garbage, wildfire debris not accepted. ID with Lyons address required. 503-859-2167

Scio Saturday Market Plant Sale – 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Scio Lamb Fairgrounds, 38999 NE First St. Veggies starts, house plants, yard art, tools and more.

Bilyeu Den Cemetery Cleanup – 10 a.m., Bilyeu Den Cemetery, 42700 Camp Morrison Dr., Scio. Bring tools, gloves, etc., water, snacks. All welcome. 503-394-3836, 623-694-0158, 503-510-2584

Grow Your Own Food – 10 a.m. – noon, Santiam Community Gardens, 846 Fifth St., Lyons. Learn about planning and growing food in a raised bed. Garden space, seeds and tools provided. Free. For details or to pre-register, call or text 503-859-2517 or email [email protected].

Birding & Wildlife Festival – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Silver Falls State Park, 20024 SE Silver Falls Hwy., Sublimity. Activities include guided birding and wildflower walks, educational discovery tables, live raptor presentations, a native plant sale and wildflower show. $5 parking fee. Repeats May 12.

Sunday, May 12

Mother’s Day

A Century of Wonder – Noon – 2 p.m., Brown House Event Center, 425 N First Ave., Stayton. Traveling exhibit featuring 100 years of Oregon State Parks through photographs by Peter Marbach. Included guided tour of the historic Martha and Charles Brown House. $5/person. Children under 18 free. Repeats noon – 3 p.m. May 18 &25, 6 – 8 p.m. May 30. 503-769-8860, cmbrownhouse.org

Monday, May 13

Women’s Pinochle – 1 – 4 p.m., Canyon Service Center, 844 S First Ave., Mill City. Members free. $1 donation for nonmembers. [email protected], 503-897-4176

Mill City Budget Committee Meeting – 6:30 p.m., Mill City City Hall, 444 S First Ave. Open to public. 503-897-2302, ci.mill-city.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, May 14

Mill City Planning Commission – 8:30 a.m., Mill City City Hall, 444 S First Ave. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-897-2302, ci.mill-city.or.us

Ancestry Detectives – 10 a.m., Silver Falls Library. Joe Price, FamilySearch volunteer researcher, presents “Using FamilySearch for Your Family History Work.” Open to all. Membership: Kathy Valdez, 503-508-4251. ancestrydetectives.org

Wheels of Change – Noon – 1 p.m., Santiam Hospital, 1401 N 10th Ave., Stayton. Education series on lifestyle modifications for common health. Topics include nutrition, diabetes, depression, anxiety and stress, pain management. Light snacks provided. Register at bit.ly/49dcow9. [email protected]

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., Detroit Community Center, 345 W Santiam Ave. Open to public. Agenda available. Also streamed on YouTube. 503-845-3496, detroitoregon.us

Wednesday, May 15

Drug Take-Back – 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Detroit City Hall, 345 W Santiam Ave. One-day event intended to bring national focus on the issue of increasing pharmaceutical controlled substance abuse. Prescription and over-the-counter solid dosage medication accepted. If left in original container, remove personal information from label. Keep all liquids in original container, tightly capped to prevent leakage. Intravenous solutions, injectables and syringes not accepted. 844-482-5322, medtakebackoregon.org

Dementia Care Conversations – 1 – 2 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. To register, contact group facilitator Julie Mendez at 503-304-3432 or [email protected].

Canyon Garden Club – 1 – 3 p.m., Santiam Community Garden, 846 Fifth St., Lyons. First meeting is free, then dues are $20/year. If you need a ride, call Cheryl at 503-767-2248 or Rosemary at 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

Royal Court Social – 6 – 8 p.m., ZCBJ Hall, 38704 N Main St., Scio. Meet the Lamb and Wool Fair princess’s and see them take the stage for their final presentation. Open to all.

Mill City Fourth of July Committee – 7 p.m., Mill City City Hall, 444 S First Ave. Help plan the annual Fourth of July celebration. Open to public. 503-897-2302

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

Thursday, May 16

NSSD Board – 4 p.m., Stayton High, 757 W Locust St. Board meeting for North Santiam School District. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-769-6924, nsantiam.k12.or.us

Playing Card Bingo – 6 – 8 p.m., Canyon Service Center, 844 S First Ave., Mill City. $2.50 for six rounds of bingo. 50/50 drawing tickets $1. Nonmembers welcome. [email protected], 503-897-4176

Friday, May 17

Detroit Fishing Derby – Detroit Lake. Three-day fishing event. Detroit Lake is stocked with thousands of rainbow trout and Kokanee; 10 are prize fish. Repeats May 18-19. For a complete list of information, visit detroitlakeoregon.org.

Community Play Group – 10 – 11:30 a.m., Santiam Chapel Assembly of God, 440 Fifth St., Lyons. Free Community Play Group sponsored by Family Building Blocks. Includes complimentary snacks. RSVP: 503-769-1120, familybuildingblocks.org.

Linn County Lamb & Wool Fair – Noon – 10 p.m., Scio. Events include Lamb Trot 5K run/walk, Northwest Championship Sheepdog Trials, parade, tractor show, car show, family games, live music, Fat Lamb Fiber Arts Show, vendors, food trucks. Find a complete lineup at lambfair.com. Repeats 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. May 18; 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. May 19.

Queen’s Cornation – 1 p.m., Carol Bates Memorial Stage, 38999 NE First Ave., Scio. Coronation for 2024 Lamb & Wool Fair queen. All welcome.

Book Sale – 1 – 5 p.m., Scio Public Library, 38957 NW First Ave. Annual Friends of the Scio Public Library book sale. All books are $1. Repeats 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. May 18, with a $5 bag sale from 1 – 3 p.m.

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