A look at events and activities happening in and around the Canby and Molalla areas in coming weeks

Canby Legion Auxiliary sets fundraising breakfasts

The Canby American Legion Auxiliary will hold a breakfast fundraiser the first and third Sunday of each month.

The breakfast includes bacon, sausage and chicken fried steak, as well as eggs cooked to order, hash browns, pancakes, English muffins, biscuits and gravy or just biscuits. Beverage choices are coffee, milk or juice.

Breakfast runs from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and costs $9 for adults and $5 for children ages 10 and under.

The Legion Post is at 424 N.W. 1st Ave., but use the Fir Street entrance.

The Herald-Pioneer.

Vets can get benefits help at Canby Library

Do you need help with your veteran benefits? Get your questions answered at Canby Public Library at 4 p.m. Sept. 28.

David Soto, a volunteer at the Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs, will answer questions and provide resources. Soto will offer information on how to start benefits for veterans with an honorable discharge, how to upgrade a less than honorable discharge, and he will talk about the PACT Act.

Seating is limited. To reserve a seat, call the library at 503-266-3394.

American Legion sets spaghetti dinner fundraiser

The Canby American Legion will have its annual spaghetti/raffle dinner on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Legion Hall, 424 NW 1st St.

The spaghetti dinner is an all-you-can eat affair with a raffle and door prizes. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 12 and under.

Enter the hall through the Fir Street entrance.

Dahlia Festival continues through September

The 2022 Dahlia Festival at Swan Island Dahlias continues through Sept. 30 in Canby. The festival is held from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily except for Wednesdays when it is closed.

The festival is free and features live music, food carts, local vendors, classes and more.

Swan Island Dahlias is located at 955 N.W. 2nd Ave. in Canby. Musicians perform from noon to 4 p.m.

Saturday and Sundays.

The Herald-Pioneer.

Canby Library plans Repair Fair in October

The Canby Public Library will hold a Repair Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1. The free community event brings together volunteers with fixing skills and people with broken items. The fixers will repair or mend items and may teach you how to fix them as well.

What to bring: clothing, textiles, bicycles, small electronics and home appliances. Only bring items small enough to be easily carried by one person.

Molalla Alumni Association slates October lunch

The Molalla Alumni Association will hold a fall luncheon for all alumni beginning at noon Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Molalla High School commons, 357 Frances St., Molalla

For more information or to register for the event, go to or call 503-329-6063.

County's railroad history examined

On Wednesday, Sept. 28, Michael Hall will present "A History of Railroads in Clackamas County" at the Museum of the Oregon Territory in Oregon City.

The event begins at 5 p.m. and features Hall, who will talk about the history of the Clackamas County railroads, including photos of the SP&S Railroad, the Oregon Electric Railroad and the Oregon Pacific Railroad.

A donation of $5 is suggested for members, $10 for nonmembers. The program will be on the second floor in the Murdock Gallery at 211 Tumwater Drive in Oregon City.

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