What's Up: Sept. 12-18
The country gospel group, The Needhams, will perform a free concert at Molalla Christian Church on Friday, Sept. 14 at 7 p.m. The family group writes their own words and music. The band also consists of a bass player, guitar and mandolin player and percussionist. All are welcome to attend this concert.
The Molalla Public Library will hold special viewing opportunity of the NOVA program, "Decoding the Weather Machine," on Saturday, Sept. 15, at 2 p.m. Scientists around the world strive for a better understanding of the workings of the weather and climate. Free popcorn is provided. There will be a short discussion after the movie.
GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
The Molalla Heritage Apple Festival 2018 will be held on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dibble House Museum Complex, 620 S. Molalla Ave. The Molalla Area Historical Society has hosted the festival since 1975. This event will feature homemade pies, cider pressing, butter-making, live music, local vendors and more. The festival is free, but MAHS welcomes donations to support them in their mission to preserve Molalla's rich history.
The Molalla Public Library will hold a financial aid information night on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 5 p.m. Come learn how to earn financial aid to make college more affordable.
MOLALLA RIVER CLEAN-UP
There will be plenty to do for volunteers who want to help at the 26th Annual Fall Molalla River Clean-up and Enhancement event on Saturday, Sept. 28, beginning at 9 a.m. at Feyrer Park in Molalla.
Put on by Molalla River Watch and SOLVE, the annual event is all about pitching in and cleaning up the natural beauty that is the corridor.
Those who'd like to volunteer to be part of the clean-up should bring gloves, water, and a snack, as well as wear sturdy shoes and appropriate clothing for the weather. Once everyone meets at Feyrer Park, they'll be put into teams and dispersed to the Molalla River Corridor and other public access areas for river cleanup and trail work.
When the fun is done, there will be a volunteer appreciation barbecue that afternoon at the park.
The City of Molalla will join Clackamas Community College, Molalla Area Chamber of Commerce and the county's Business and Economic Development for a free round table discussion on Oct. 11 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Legend's at Arrowhead Golf Course, 28301 S. Hwy. 213, in Molalla.Subjects include improved productivity, heightened employee engagement, increased morale, enhanced supervisory practices, effective change management and strengthened communication skills. Registration is required at https://molalla-workforce-roundtable.eventbrite.com.