Listing of local events, community center activities, library programming and support groups

FILE PHOTO - An event on Sunday, Aug. 18, at Philip Foster Farm National Historic site in Eagle Creek will feature a farmers market, craft market and pioneer activities.

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Vintage Outdoor Market

Wade Creek House Antiques, 664 N.W. Wade St., will host a vintage outdoor market from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11. The event will feature vendors with many unique items for sale.

Farm Day

Volunteers and staff at Philip Foster Farm National Historic Site will host a farm day from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18. There will be a farmers market, craft market and pioneer activities. Philip Foster Farm is at 22725 S.E. Eagle Creek Road.

Film at Milo McIver

Oregon State Parks and Oregon Film will team up for a screening of the 1968 rock documentary "Monterey Pop" at Milo McIver State Park. The event, facilitated in observance of the anniversary of the 1970 rock concert Vortex I, is scheduled from 9-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18. Both admission to the screening and parking at the park are free, and no tickets are required.

Car Show

Barton Church will host the annual Cruise2Barton from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at 25400 S.E. Highway 224. The event, a fundraiser for the church's missions, will feature raffle drawings, live music by the Ron Carnes Band, vendors and games for children.

Registration is $15 per car, and goodie bags will be given to the first 100 participants to register. For more information, visit

Estacada High School Reunion

The Estacada High School All Alumni Reunion is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Timber Park, 30878 N.W. Evergreen Way. Cost is $5 per family, and checks should be sent to EHS Class Reunion, 17521 S. Potter Road, Oregon City. The event is a potluck, and attendees should bring their favorite dish and their own drinks. No glass containers. Tableware and water will be provided. Tables are available, and participants should bring their own lawn chairs. Everyone is encouraged to bring a canned food donation for the Estacada Community Center. For more information, contact Phyllis at 503-781-2790 or Debbie at 503-780-4233.

PAGE meeting

The Performing Arts Group of Estacada (PAGE) is seeking submissions for their spring 2019 production. If you are interested in directing a play or have an idea for the next show, attend the group's upcoming board meeting at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 26, in the Flora Room at the Estacada Public Library, 825 N.W. Wade St.

Spaghetti dinner

There will be a spaghetti dinner at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21, at the Eagle Creek Grange, 24491 S.E. Eagle Creek Road. Adults are $8, senior citizens are $7 and children younger than 12 are $4.

Yoga Classes

Beginning Vinyasa and Hatha yoga classes are held at 2:30 p.m. Mondays and 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the Viola Community Club, 22364 S. Redland Road. Classes are suited for all skill levels. The cost is $5 per class.

Quilt Club

The Skip-a-Week club meets from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays at the Garfield Grange, 33460 S.E. Divers Road. For information, call 503-630-4669.

Spinning Group

The Estacada spinning and fiber arts group meets from 2:30-4:30 p.m. Fridays at Betty Veveiros CPA, 309 S.W. Highway 224.

Texas Hold'em Poker

A free Texas Hold'em poker game is from 7-9 p.m. every Thursday at the Country Restaurant, 341 Main St. Another game of mad poker is at 7 p.m. Mondays at the Cazadero Inn, 352 S.W. Highway 224. Prizes are included.

Food Bank

The Estacada Area Food Bank is open from 10-11:45 a.m. and 12:30-3:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays. Food is available monthly to community members in Estacada, Eagle Creek, Colton, Carver and Barton who meet income requirements. To join the all-volunteer organization or to get food, call 503-630-2888 or stop by the Food Bank at 272 Broadway St.


The Estacada Public Library is at 825 N.W. Wade St. Call 503-630-8273 for more information.

Food workshop

The Estacada Public Library will team up with the Oregon State University Extension Service and Food Hero Program to present "Plan, Shop, Save & Cook," a free two part workshop that will help participants make healthy food choices with a limited budget.

The events, which will be presented in both English and Spanish, will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, and Friday, Aug. 24. To register, stop by the library at 825 N.W. Wade St. or call 503-630-8273.

Wade Creek storytime and playgroup

An outdoor storytime and playgroup for all ages is scheduled at 11 a.m. Aug. 10 and Aug. 17 at Wade Creek Park.

Craft program

At 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, there will be a craft program with projects related to the "Libraries Rock!" summer reading theme.


Alcoholics Anonymous

An Alcoholics Anonymous group meets from 7-8 p.m. every Thursday at the Assembly of God Church, 478 N.W. Wade St. Another AA group meets from 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays and Fridays at Saint Aloysius Hall, 297 N.W. Broadway St. This group also holds a speaker's meeting on the first Friday of the month.

Narcotics Anonymous

A Narcotics Anonymous group meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at 295 N.W. Wade St. Call 503-290-4507 for more information.

Grief share

The Grief Share group is there for people who have lost a close friend or loved one, helping to turn mourning into acceptance and to remind them of the joy that remains in life. Beginning on July 9, Grief Share groups will meet from 2-4 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays at Clackamas Valley Baptist Church, 29275 S.E. Eagle Creek Road. The groups do not meet on holidays.


City Council

The Estacada City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at City Hall, 475 S.E. Main St. Call 503-630-8270.

School Board

The Estacada School Board will meet 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5 in the Estacada High School Choir Room, 355 N.E. Sixth Ave.

Cemetery District

The Estacada Cemetery District meets at 4 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at City Hall, 475 S.E. Main St. The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 6.


The Estacada Community Center is at 200 S.W. Clubhouse Drive. Visit or call 503-630-7454.

Volunteer opportunities

The center needs volunteers for many different jobs, including Meals on Wheels drivers, drivers to medical appointments, kitchen and dining room help, answering phones and greeting visitors, and yard work. Call 503-630-7454 for more information on how to volunteer.

Weekday lunches and games

Lunch is served in the center's dining room for all ages at noon on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, with a full salad bar on Tuesdays and Fridays. Donations are suggested for seniors; lunch is $4 for those under age 60. Chicken foot dominoes follows Monday and Thursday lunches. Bingo follows lunch on Tuesday and Friday. Call 503-630-7454 for bus service.

Dinner, Music and Dancing

The center hosts an evening of dinner, music and dancing on the first and third Saturdays of the month, with live music from the Classic Country Connections Band. The cost is $8 for dinner, dancing and dessert, $4 for dessert and music or $3 for music.

Saturday breakfasts

Estacada Community Outreach hosts a free breakfast at the center from 8-11 a.m. the third Saturday of each month except December.

Wednesday breakfasts

The center offers a $5 breakfast for all ages at 9 a.m. Wednesdays with a door prize drawing and pinochle and cribbage after breakfast for those interested. Call 503-630-7454 for bus service to breakfast.

Zumba classes

Zumba classes are held at the center from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday evenings and from 9:30-10:30 a.m. some Saturday mornings. Zumba is $5 per class, or $25 for a monthly pass. Call 503-680-4338 for more information.

Dance Fitness with Susan

Exercise to music for all fitness levels on Tuesday and Thursday evenings with Susan Wagner at the center from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Free Tai Chi classes

Free Tai Chi classes for ages 12 and up are held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays at the center.

Seniors exercise class

Exercise classes for seniors are held at 9:30 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays at the center.

Tae Kwon Do classes

Tae Kwon Do classes for ages 8 and up are held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays downstairs at the center. Call 503-975-7119 for information and cost.

Weight- loss group

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), a weight-loss group open to all ages, meets at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday mornings at the center.

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