Link to Owner Dr. Robert B. Pamplin Jr.



A look at a myriad of events happening in the coming weeks in the Canby and Molalla areas - pool, library and scare

Canby library hosts historical series on couples

The Canby Public Library will host a discussion series on the "Couples of the American Revolution" every Wednesday at 4 p.m. in the Willamette Room. The series will talk about the women who played a huge role in the success or failure of four men.

The topics will include Nathaniel Greene and his wife (Oct. 20), Paul Revere and his two wives (Oct. 27), General Thomas Gage, British general, and his wife (Nov. 3), and Benedict Arnold and his wife (Nov. 10).

The series is presented by local historian Kay Huston.

Spice is nice at the Molalla Library

Join the Molalla Public Library for a spice exploration. The event occurs the second Monday of each month and features a new spice. The Nov. 8 spice will be Vietnamese cinnamon. The library will provide participants with a monthly spice, who will try it at home and share how they used the ingredients. There will be a recipe provided or participants can find a new one. Whatever is chosen, you can share it with a photo of the dish and send it to the library via email, Facebook or Instagram and at #molallapubliclibrary.

For more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or through Facebook at Molallalibrary or on Instagram at molallapubliclibrary.

The Herald-Pioneer.

Colton Fire sets dinner auction for Oct. 23

The Colton Volunteer Firefighter Association will hold its first ever dinner auction on Saturday, Oct. 23, beginning at 6 p.m. The evening will feature silent and live auctions, dessert dash, cash bar and more.

Cost is $30 a ticket and those interested must register at:

The dinner auction will be held at Camp Colton, 30000 S. Camp Colton Drive in Colton.

Grace Church to celebrate 50 years

Grace Church in Molalla will be holding a 50 years anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 23, at 6 p.m. at 901 N. Molalla Ave. The service will include an evening of rejoicing with music, followed by a reception and reunion of old friends. The John Abraham Band of Colton will perform with the theme, "Great Things God Hath Done." The event is open to the public.

For more information, call Don Newell at 503-928-9108.

Scare Fair continues through end of October

This year's Scare Fair, Harbinger of Souls, continues at the Clackamas County Event Center in Canby through the end of October. The event runs Friday and Saturday nights – 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, 8 to 10 p.m. on Saturday – through Oct. 30 and features a Haunt Jr. for younger aged children on Saturdays from 7 to 8 p.m.

Tickets for the Harbinger of Souls Scare Fair are $25; Haunt Jr. are $20 and a special "creature candle" costs $5.

the Herald-Pioneer.

Molalla sets event for veterans on Nov. 11

Molalla will once again have an event to honor veterans on Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. at the St. James Catholic Church in the parish hall. There will be a program with music, student speakers and guests. The event is open to the public.

Molalla Aquatic Center expanse services, plopping pumpkins

The Molalla Aquatic Center will hold the Pumpkin Plot Coloring Contest in conjunction with the Pumpkin Plop event. Stop by the pool or go online to get the coloring page for the contest, which is for age groups 0-5, 6-9, and 10-12. There are prizes available. The Pumpkin Plop event itself will be Oct. 23. Reserve a family spot online or call the pool. Pick a floating pumpkin to take home and decorate and help judge the staff pumpkin carving contest.

The Molalla Aquatic Center is offering more lap swim times, water fitness classes, group swim events and more. To find out what's going on, check the website or contact the front desk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 503-759-7665.

Music memorabilia event returns to Canby

The annual Record Bonanza is back after a year away. The annual music memorabilia show will be held Oct. 24 at the Ackerman building from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $3.

The event is the largest on the West Coast and features dozens of vendors with all kinds of music, memorabilia plenty of surprises. There will be anywhere from 50 to 70 tables this year.

For more information, contact Don Rogers are 503-651-2780.

You count on us to stay informed and we depend on you to fund our efforts. Quality local journalism takes time and money. Please support us to protect the future of community journalism.

Go to top
JSN Time 2 is designed by | powered by JSN Sun Framework