Small Farm School classes set for Sept. 15
The OSU Extension Small Farm School celebrates its 10th year with all outdoor classes and a return to in-person learning after going online in 2020.
Registrations are being accepted for the Sept. 15 event at Clackamas Community College in Oregon City.Â
Small Farm School is for beginning and intermediate small-scale commercial farmers in the Willamette Valley. Experienced and knowledgeable presenters will deliver sessions covering a wide variety of topics, including soil health, stress management, mushroom cultivation, livestock, disaster preparedness, fruit trees, cover crops, composting, irrigation, and more.
Registration is open through Sept. 8 with a $60 registration fee. Late registration runs from Sept. 9 to 14 and is $75.Â
Additional information on Small Farm School, session descriptions, registration can be found online (smallfarms.oregonstate.edu/small-farm-school).Â
Needhams present free concert in Molalla
The Needhams will bring their gospel sound to Molalla Christian Church on Friday, Sept. 17, at 7 p.m. The concert is free, but a freewill offering will be taken for their expenses. The Needhams are comprised of Dave, his sister Diane, and her husband, Steve. They will also have CDs and other things for purchase after the concert.
Celebrate Molalla returns in September
Celebrate Molalla returns from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 18. The event will feature more than 100 vendors and stretch south from Third Street to the Molalla Museum complex, where visitors can enjoy the Molalla Heritage Apple Festival. The event will feature an expanded food court, music, beverages, free kids' crafts and activities, artists and artisans, a car show and much more.Â
Canby High classes set reunion
MUHS reunion set for September
The Molalla Union High School class of 1970 will hold a reunion at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 18, at Ringo Pond, 27785 S. Beavercreek Road in Molalla.
Fall swim starts Sept. 20
Fall programs begin Sept. 20 at the Molalla Aquatic Center with added lap swim times and water fitness classes. Go online (MolallaAquaticCenter.com) for the full schedule and to make reservations.
The pool will be closed from Sept. 5 through Sept. 19 for maintenance, upgrades and training.
MAD board meets in September
The Molalla Aquatic District board of directors will meet in person at the Molalla Aquatic Center at 7 p.m. Sept. 28. The meeting will also be available virtually. To join online via Google Meet, visit the event page on MolallaAquaticCenter.com. Topics at the meeting will include an aquatic director's update and a financial review. The meetings are open to the public.
Canby Farmers Market on through October
The Canby Farmers Market continues each Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in downtown Canby through October. The market is at First Street between Holly and Ivy streets and features an assortment of growers selling fruits and vegetables, live music, food and more. The market is always adding new vendors to the roster.
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