Sherman County eNews #9

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. Classifieds
  2. Calendar

 

1. Classifieds (new or corrected)

THANK YOU NOTES, COMMENDATIONS & CONGRATULATIONS:

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION FUND-RAISERS:

SHERMAN PRESCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP FUND. Sherman Preschool’s desire is to have every child in Sherman County realize the benefits of a preschool experience.   The Sherman Preschool Board and Staff understand that circumstances may prevent a child from attending preschool.  If the circumstances are financial Sherman Preschool wants to help.  We are pleased to announce a new scholarship opportunity for preschool children. The scholarships are intended to help families who are not able to pay monthly tuition. The scholarships are either for partial or full tuition costs. If you are interested in learning more about the scholarships contact Sherman Preschool at 541-565-3320 or shermanpreschool@yahoo.com.   All information obtained for this program will remain confidential. 1/8

 SHERMAN PRESCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY. Sherman Preschool is a nonprofit licensed program that introduces preschool children to learning in a warm, safe and loving environment. Sherman Preschool’s desire is to have every child in Sherman County realize the benefits of a preschool experience. The Board and Staff understand that circumstances may prevent a child from attending preschool. If the circumstances are financial Sherman Preschool wants to help.  A scholarship fund has been opened.   We are asking for tax deductible donations for the Sherman Preschool Scholarship Fund. Please make donations by check payable to Sherman Preschool (please signify scholarship on the memo line) and send to PO Box 66, Moro, OR 97039.  Thank you for supporting the children and giving them every opportunity to be successful adults. 1/8

EMPLOYMENT:

 FOR SALE:

HOUSE. Completely rebuilt (not just remodeled) two story, 3 bedroom, 2 bath home in Moro.. This house was brought up to modern code. The foundation is new, as well as all electrical, plumbing (all the way to the street), fully re-sheeted roof, windows replaced, new kitchen and all fixtures. Completely insulated, replacement siding was hand cut to match the original design, walls were made to 2X6 to meet codes, all new drywall, flooring and paint. The front porch was also completely replaced and a side set of stairs leading to a new parking area. $134,499; 303 2nd st Moro, Oregon. For any questions please contact Mike Smith at 541-306-1202 or e-mail michaelsmith204@gmail.com

 

SERVICES: [home, personal, appliance, landscape, fencing, cleaning, maintenance, janitorial, computer, construction, sewing, repairs, transportation, media, pre-school, day care]

SHERMAN COUNTY BUSINESS DIRECTORY. Sherman County businesses & services may be listed on the Sherman County website at www.co.sherman.or.us under agri-business by town. Please contact Sherman County Administrative Assistant Lauren Hernandez lhernandez@co.sherman.or.us 

THE LEAN-TO CAFÉ & GOOSE PIT SALOON will be open on Sundays, 11 to 4 o’clock, October through January.  ~ Kathy Neihart, Owner/Proprietor, 1214 Clark Street, Wasco, Oregon 541-442-5709 justbekathy@hotmail.com      1/22

NEWSPAPERS

Agri-Times Northwest – twice-monthly www.agritimesnw.com editor@agritimesnw.com

The Dalles Chronicle http://www.thedalleschronicle.com/subscribe/

The Goldendale Sentinel | 117 W. Main St., Goldendale, WA 98620 (509) 773-3777 | info@goldendalesentinel.com | http://www.goldendalesentinel.com/

The Times-Journal – a weekly serving Wheeler, Gilliam & Sherman counties, P.O. Box 746, Condon, OR 97823 | 541-384-2411 times-journal@jncable.com $35/year

Wheeler County News. Print Newspaper & Online Advertising. PO Box 190, Spray, OR 97874. Out-of-County subscription: $30/year. In-County: $24/year. WheelerCountyNews.com.  www.facebook.com/WheelerCountyNews. WheelerCountyNews@gmail.com

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VISITOR INFORMATION SERVICES & EVENT CALENDARS:

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:        

Mid-Columbia Housing Authority & Sherman County NOTICE OF BOARD VACANCY: Notice is hereby given that the Sherman County Court is accepting names of individuals interested in filling a vacant community position on the Mid-Columbia Housing Authority Board. The Housing Authority serves Sherman, Wasco and Hood River Counties and its mission is “To promote adequate and affordable housing, economic opportunity and suitable living environment, free from discrimination to those who have barriers due to income or disability.” The appointee will be expected to attend meetings and be an active board member.  Persons interested in serving should contact the Sherman County Court at P.O. Box 365, 500 Court Street, Moro, OR 97039, 541-565-3416 or lhernandez@co.sherman.or.us . 1/22

Sherman County Fair Board Board Vacancy. Sherman County Fair Board is accepting letters of interest for board vacancy. Letters should include your experience with ours or other county fairs, (how you have been involved or have helped out at a fair, including your number of years), your other community involvement outside of the fair, and your area of strengths that can be added to our team. Some requirements include attending monthly board meetings, committing to extra time and work days in the month of August. Attendance of additional work days, meetings and trainings as they happen. One must be a resident of Sherman County. Board vacancy open until filled. Letters need to be mailed to Sherman County Fair, P.O. Box 45, Wasco, OR  97065 or e-mailed to shermanctyfair@hotmail.com. Letters must be received by the first Tuesday of the month. Meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month. Further info can be obtained by contacting the Fair Board Secretary @ shermanctyfair@hotmail.com or 541-980-1821.

 WANTED:

 LOST OR FOUND:

 FOR RENT:

HOUSE. For rent in Moro, 3 bedroom house. Approximate move in date, by/around February 1st. Rental references are required and will be checked. For additional information and to submit your name to the list, please e-mail shermanctyfair@hotmail.com or call 541-980-1821 or 541-993-4400 after 5:00 p.m.


2. Calendar (new or corrected)

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JANUARY

9 Wasco County Medical Reserve Corps’ 3rd Annual Blanket Drive

10 Flea Market 11-4 Civic Auditorium, The Dalles | 541-404-0724

10 Concealed Handgun License Class 5:30 p.m. Sherman County Courthouse

11 Sherman County School District Board Meeting 7

12 Sherman County Watershed Council 11:30 Burnet Building, Moro

12 North Central Public Health District Board Meeting 3 The Dalles

12 Tri-County Mental Health Board Meeting 3 The Dalles

12 Sherman County Public/School Library Board Meeting 5:30

13 Sherman County Court Work Session with Wenaha Group 9-12

13 Sherman County Senior & Community Center Advisory Committee 12:30

14 Sherman School District Board OSBA Training 8-12

15 Sherman County Court Work Session with Wenaha Group 10-3 Courthouse

16 Robotics League Championship 8 Hood River

16 Vernon & Virginia Melzer’s 70th Wedding Anniversary 1-4 Wasco Annex

18 Martin Luther King Day

20 Sherman County Court 9

23 Annual Robert Burns Supper 2-5 Condon Elks Lodge

25 Mid-Columbia Housing Authority Board Meeting 10-12 The Dalles

25 Sherman Photography Club Meeting Sherman County Public/School Library

27 Tri-County Courts [Sherman, Gilliam, Wheeler] 9-2 Burnet Building, Moro

FEBRUARY

2-4 Spokane Ag Expo

3 Sherman County Court 9

7 Flea Market 11-4 Civic Auditorium, The Dalles | 541-404-0724

9 Tri-County Mental Health Board Meeting 11-2 The Dalles

9 North Central Public Health District Board Meeting 3 The Dalles

9-11 World Ag Expo at Tulare, California

10 Sherman County Senior & Community Center Advisory Committee 12:30

10 Sherman County Board of Property Tax Appeals Hearing 9-10

14 Valentine’s Day

15 President’s Day

15 Sherman County 4-H Registration Deadline

17 Sherman County Court 9

18 Northern Oregon Regional Corrections Facility Board Meeting 12 The Dalles

20 Bridal Show 11-4 Civic Auditorium, The Dalles

21 Weed and Disease Workshop for Cereal Producers 8-4:30 The Dalles

22-24 National Association of Counties Legislative Conference, Washington, DC

MARCH

2 Sherman County Court 9

13 Daylight Saving Time Begins

15-July 4 Maryhill Museum The Big Painting Show

15 – Nov. 15 Maryhill Museum George E. Muehleck, Jr. International Chess Sets Gallery

15 – Nov. 15 Maryhill Museum American Art Pottery from the Fred L. Mitchell Collection

15 – Nov. 15 Maryhill Museum Maryhill Favorites: Animal Kingdom

15 – Nov. 15 Sam Hill and the Columbia River Highway

17 St. Patrick’s Day

18 Deadline | Sherman County Uplands Restoration Project

20 First Day of Spring

27 Easter

25 Good Friday

 APRIL

15 Earth Day

MAY

8 Mother’s Day

21 Armed Services Day

30 Memorial Day

 JUNE

14 Flag Day

18 Vada’s 90th Birthday Celebration TBA

19 Father’s Day

20 First Day of Summer

JULY

4 Independence Day

16 – Nov. 15 Maryhill Museum American Indian Trade Blankets 

AUGUST

SEPTEMBER

5 Labor Day

22 First Day of Autumn

OCTOBER

10 Columbus Day

NOVEMBER

6 Daylight Saving Time Ends

8 Election Day

11 Veterans Day

24 Thanksgiving

DECEMBER

7 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

21 First Day of Winter

24 Christmas Eve

25 Christmas

31 New Year’s Eve

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