Bring essentials to Canby High
Canby High School's National Honor Society is holding an "essentials drive" ending April 30.
The group is asking students to bring new hygiene essentials to their first period class. Everything will be donated to the Canby Center.
Items may include deoderant, razors, shaving cream, hair products, diapers, shampoo, conditioner, soap, lotion, face wipes, tampons, pads, floss, toothpaste, toothbrushes, baby wipes and more.
The class that collects the most donations will win a pizza party.
Walk For Life slated for May 8
The Pregnancy Care Center in Canby will hold a Walk For Life Rally & Fundraiser beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 8, at its office, 158 S.W. 2nd Ave., in Canby.
The event is held every spring and generates about 20% of the annual ministry budget. Participants can sign up to be an individual walker or work together to organize a team to raise money for the facility. Walking can be done in-person or by virtual means this year.
For more information, or to sign up, go to https://pccnwv.org/events/
Mayor's Prayer Breakfast on horizon
This year's Canby Prayer Breakfast, in conjunction with the National Day of Prayer, will be held from 7 to 8:15 a.m. Thursday, May 6, at Cutsforth's Town Hall.
Canby Mayor Brian Hodson and City Administrator Scott Archer will share briefly with those gathered. As always, time will be taken to pray for Canby's leaders, including police, fire and health care professionals. There also will be a prayer for the state, nation and world.
Breakfast will include an egg casserole, mixed fruit, sweet roll and coffee.
Guests will be asked to wear a mask when not eating or drinking during the event.
A limited number of tickets are available at $12 each and can be found at https://canbyprayer2021.eventbrite.com. The opportunity to watch virtually is available at https://youtu.be/OESk4_HzLhA.
Molalla cleanup event coming soon
Molalla's annual Spring Clean-up will be held Friday and Saturday, May 7-8, at Bohlander Field on Shirley Street.
Items that can be discarded include bagged garbage, kids' toys, food, mattresses, small household items, small furniture and clothing.
Jason Webber will be onsite to take scrap metal of all kinds, lawn mowers and large appliances.
The event runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The event is for residential customers within the Molalla city limits only. Recycling or yard debris will not be accepted.
Chamber opens golf tourney registration
The Canby Area Chamber of Commerce is taking sign-ups for its Swinging Good Time Golf Tournament on July 30 at the Frontier Golf Course.
Cost is $200 per team of four. Registration includes greens fees, lunch and more. Lunch and check-in is at 1 p.m., with a four-person scramble to start at 2 p.m.
Register at: http://canbyareachamber.chambermaster.com/events/details/swinging-good-time-golf-tournament-2520
Oregon Ren Faire eyes two June weekends
The Oregon Renaissance Faire will return to Canby for two weekends of fun June 5-6 and 12-13 at the fairgrounds.
The event will have COVID-19 protocols in place.
The Vale of Dunrose, Scotland, will again be the theme with era-appropriate vendors, artisans, music and more on hand to show their wares.
For more information or to get tickets, visit the website at oregonfaire.com.
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