Family Fun Fest in the country
Stafford Hamlet is hosting a Family Fun Fest Sept. 15 at Fiala Farm in West Linn from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Families can enjoy carnival games like cake walks, an egg race, bobbing for apples, along with a corn maze and farm tours.
Entertainment will be provided, including a photo booth, face painting and old-fashioned fiddlers.
The farm is located at 21231 Johnson Road.
Attend Wine Walk at Willamette
Stop by tasting stations on both sides of Willamette Falls Drive and talk to passionate winemakers from the region during the Wine Walk at Willamette Friday, Sept. 14 from 4 to 8 p.m.
Sip and savor over 50 different wines from more than 15 wineries. Attendees will also receive a commemorative Wine Walk glass to keep.
The Wine Walk is $15 per person or $25 for two people.
Learn more at historicwillamette.com/winewalk.
Don't throw that away!
Friends of Robinwood Station returns its Repair Fair, inviting residents of West Linn to bring items such as small appliances, clothing, jewelry and bikes for repair.
They will also accept styrofoam for recycling during the event, which runs from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 22, at 3706 Cedaroak Dr.
Extra DUII patrols coming
West Linn Police Department will be conducting extra patrols through September, looking for intoxicated drivers.
WLPD reminds drivers that they should be aware of how different levels of alcohol affects them and that only two drinks can put a driver at a 0.02 percent blood alcohol level, enough to experience a decline in visual acuity and some loss of judgement.
Seeking land use advisory board member
Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development (DLCD) and the Land Conservation and Development Commission (LCDC) are seeking a volunteer to serve as a member of the state's Citizen Involvement Advisory Committee (CIAC) representing the citizens of Oregon in Congressional District 4, and in an at-large capacity.
The CIAC is appointed by the Land Conservation and Development Commission (LCDC) to advise LCDC on citizen involvement in land use planning. Completed applications must be received at DLCD by 5 p.m. on Oct. 5, 2018.
Please send application materials to Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development Attn: Casaria Taylor 635 Capitol St. NE, Suite 150 Salem, Oregon 97301.