What's Up: Jan. 23-29
MAKE BATH BOMBS
The Molalla Public Library's STEAM Activity Club is making bath bombs on Saturday, Jan. 26 at 2 p.m. All young people, ages 10-18, are invited to join the STEAM Club and participate in a variety of crafts and activities that are both fun and educational on the fourth Saturday of every month. Participants will also be invited to give their input on club activities, allowing the club to grow and develop in ways that will meet the needs of participants.
The American Red Cross will hold a series of blood drives across Clackamas County, including in Molalla. The final drive is Wednesday, Jan. 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Molalla High School, 357 Frances St.
TALENT SHOW AUDITIONS
Colton Boosters' Stars on Stage Talent Show is coming soon. Those who want to take the stage on the big day (March 9 at 6 p.m.) should attend auditions either on Jan. 31 at 6 p.m. at Colton High School or on Feb. 7 at 6 p.m. at Colton Middle School. Need more time to perfect your act? That's okay; just bring a summary and sample of your talent to the audition. Organizers want everyone to have enough time to prepare for the big show. Cash prizes reach $100 for the judge's choice as well as cash prizes for the top three contestants with the most audience votes.
FIRE BOARD MEMBER NEEDED
Colton Rural Fire Protection District #70 is looking for a district patron to fill a vacant board position through June 30, 2019. The board meets once a month on the second Tuesday of the month for 1-2 hours. Interested patrons are asked to submit a letter of interest to the Board of Directors, by hand delivery or by post, to Colton Rural Fire Protection District #70, P.O. Box 71, Colton, OR 97017, no later than Thursday, Feb. 7.
Board members will review the letters of interest at the Tuesday, Feb.12 board meeting. Please contact the district office at 503-824-2545 if you have any questions.
DISASTER PREPAREDNESS PRESENTATION
Be Prepared! Disaster can strike at any time! Do you have what you need? Will you be ready?
Join local Molalla resident and avid Red Cross volunteer CharLee Rutheford for a Prepare! PowerPoint Presentation at the Molalla Christian Church, 223 E. Third St., Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m.
GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
HUNTER SAFETY COURSE
A hunter safety class will take place on Feb. 25, 26, 27 and March 4, 5 and 6 from 6-9 p.m. at the Molalla River Middle School Library. To register, visit odfw.huntfishoregon.com/login.
STARS ON STAGE
Colton Boosters' annual fundraiser, the Stars on Stage Talent Show, is coming to Colton High School on Saturday, March 9 with food service starting at 4:30 p.m. and the show starting at 6 p.m. A variety of food as well as $1 tickets for raffle baskets will be available for purchase before the show and during intermission with proceeds going to the contributing local non-profit class/group. The family-friendly show will include local talent performing to earn audience members' votes.
MASTER RECYCLER COURSE
Clackamas County is offering its once-per-year course, Master Recycler, this spring beginning on Wednesday, April 3 and continuing for eight consecutive Wednesdays. It takes place at Clackamas County's Development Services Building, 150 Beavercreek Road in Oregon City. The popular course includes two field trips and instruction in topics such as composting, thoughtful consumption and green building.
The cost of $50 covers all course materials. Limited scholarships are available. For more details and to apply, visit masterrecycler.org. Registration closes Wednesday, March 6 at noon.
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