Sherman County eNews #228

CONTENT

  1. Classifieds

  2. Calendar


 1. Classifieds (new or corrected)

typewriterPlease submit classified ads by using the Submit News page. Sherman County eNews publishes free Classifieds on Fridays, deadline Wednesday at 5. Include who, what, where, when, how, why… and, the final Friday date for posting your ad (shown by the date at the end of the ad), contact information, under 50 words if possible, and limited to Sherman County. Links are welcome.  Friday Classifieds are a great place for thank you, commendation and congratulatory notes. 

THANK YOU NOTES, COMMENDATIONS & CONGRATULATIONS:

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION FUND-RAISERS:

EMPLOYMENT:

DRIVER. Driver wanted: Sherman Co. Preschool is looking for a driver for a 20 passenger van 2-3 hours a day Monday-Thursday.  You need to have or be able to obtain the appropriate license endorsement and if necessary we can help you with licensing costs.  You should pass a background check and enjoy being around 3-5 year olds, but know there will be another adult riding along to oversee the kids.  If you’re interested in a little extra income during your retirement or when your kids are at school this is a great job for you!  Please contact Sherman Co. Preschool at (541) 565-3320 or shermanpreschool@yahoo.com for a job application.  Open until filled. Sherman Co. Preschool is an equal opportunity provider.  9/2

ASSISTANT CHILD CARE PROVIDER. The Sherman County Child Care Foundation is accepting applications for an immediate opening as an Assistant Child Care Provider at ABC Huskies Child Care in Wasco, Oregon. This is a 32-40 hour/week position. Experience preferred but will train. Successful applicant should possess good communication skills, exceptional people skills, patience, and ability to work flexible hours. For application and further details: 541-442-5024, email abchuskies@yahoo.com . Employment Application is available at www.abchuskiesdaycare.com .  9/9

FOR SALE:

COMMUNITY YARD SALE. Friday, September 2 through Monday, September 5, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, Grass Valley Pavilion, Grass Valley, Oregon. No early sales. 9/2

ESPRESSO, SCHOOL SUPPLIES. Second Hand Made in Wasco now has ESPRESSO!  The machine is up and running, so stop and check it out.  Also, we have an assortment of school supplies available for the start of another school year.  9/2

GORGE VISTA SUBDIVISION. Gorge Vista subdivision has 16 lots available for sale. 3 lots are already sold and 2 sale pending. The lots range in size from .15 acre to .24 acres; prices range from $25K-$35K. There are a few lots with Columbia River views. Sherman County has a land home package loan assistance available to qualified buyers. https://www.facebook.com/GorgeVista/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel. Contact Cheri Belander, Owner/Or. Principal Broker, Cheri Belander Real Estate, 802 W 6th St., The Dalles, Or. 97058 & 1301 12th St., Hood River, Or. 97031 & 541-806-5424.   9/23

DOING BUSINESS WITH LOCAL PEOPLE. Sherman County Agri-Business Directory. http://co.sherman.or.us/agri_business.asp. 0/0

SERVICES: [home, personal, appliance, landscape, fencing, cleaning, maintenance, janitorial, computer, construction, sewing, repairs, transportation, media, preschool, day care, support & training]

SHERMAN COUNTY JOB CLUB. FREE. Are you looking for work? Need some help? Come to the Sherman County Job Club! Make that job yours! Every Wednesday from September 14 through November 16 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Sherman County Extension Office, Moro. Topics: resumes, cover letters, applications, interviews, time management, social media for job success, and more! If you are receiving SNAP benefits, you may qualify for help with job search expenses such as gas, interview clothing, etc. Please RSVP with your name and phone number to Donitta by phone, email or text at 541-298-4101 ext. 208 or donitta.booth@mccog.com or 541-896-1783 (text only). ~ Mid-Columbia Council of Governments and Sherman County Community Outreach. 11/11

SHERMAN COUNTY STRENGTHENING FAMILIES PROGRAM for parents, grandparents, guardians and youth ages 10-14 years. Sherman County School, Tuesdays, September 27-November 8. FREE. Attend at least 5 of 7 sessions for $25 gift card. Questions? Register by calling Nancy Paul 1-855-308-2236 or email nancyp@nextdoorinc.org. ~ The Next Door, funded by Sherman County Community Outreach.

SUPPORT FOR FAMILY CAREGIVERS. FREE. Online classes. Most take only an hour to complete.Topics: medication management, caring for a loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s, managing common challenging behavior. Visit http://www.OregonCarePartners.com to browse catalog of classes and to register for free online classes. ~ Oregon Care Partners

REAL ESTATE SERVICES. Why hire just your average Realtor when you can hire one with years of successful negotiating experience and a proven track record of satisfied customers. Dan Pehlke, Principal Broker in Oregon, has just that. Now exclusively Powered by Cheri Belander Real Estate 802 W 6th St., The Dalles, OR  97058 & 1301 12th St., Hood River, OR 97031 Home of the 4.5% listing agreement with full representation and extreme networking with tremendous success. Give Dan Pehlke a call anytime at 503-547-9140 if you need to buy or sell real estate of any kind.  9/16

SHERMAN COUNTY BUSINESSES’ FREE MOBILE APP.  Sherman County businesses can now be found with your mobile phone! The John Day River Territory, a regional tourism marketing group representing Sherman, Gilliam, Wheeler and Grant counties, has developed a mobile app through MyChamberApp that lists businesses and helps you map your way to them (information is listed under John Day River Territory in Oregon). To download this free App see http://co.sherman.or.us/agri_business.asp.  0/0

SHERMAN COUNTY AGRI-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  0/0 

NEWSPAPERS

FREE:

VISITOR INFORMATION SERVICES & EVENTS:

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: 

WANTED:

LOST OR FOUND:

FOR RENT:

DUPLEX. 2 bedroom. 1 bath 1500sqft duplex available in Grass Valley. Located on the edge of town. Private parking and private entrance. Rental price includes. Water, electric, garbage, wifi and sewer. $850. Text or call. First, last and deposits required. 5419995317  9/2


2. Calendar (new or corrected)

teacher5SEPTEMBER

1-30 Sherman County Historical Museum – Blue Star Museum: Free admission for active military personnel & families 1-5

1-30 Sherman County Historical Museum Artist Series: Keith Blaylock Metal Art

1-5 Gilliam County Fair

2-5 Community Yard Sale in Grass Valley

3 Wasco School Centennial Celebration

5 Labor Day

6 Sherman County School District – 1st day of school

6 Sherman County Weed District Board

6 North Central Public Health District Board Meeting 3 The Dalles

7 Sherman County Court 9

7 County-wide Prayer Meeting: Kent Baptist Church 7:00-7:30PM fellowship.  7:30-9:00 PM Prayer Meeting

8 Mid-Columbia Economic Development District Board Meeting 4 White Salmon

8 Veterans’ Benefit Expo in Portland

8 Kiwanis Club Annual Steak Feed, Sorosis Park, The Dalles

10 Author’s Fest at Klindt’s Booksellers, The Dalles

10 Bob’s Ghost Town Safari Photography Workshop

10 Sherman High School Class of 1966 50th Reunion

10 Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society Program 1 Discovery Center & Museum

11 Grandparents’ Day Free Admission, Sherman County Historical Museum 10-5

13 Court Appointed Special Advocate Training Begins

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

13 North Central Public Health District Board Meeting 3 The Dalles

13 Sherman County Watershed Board Meeting 11:30 Burnet Building, Moro

14 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

15 Sherman County Quilting Ladies Day, Sherman County Historical Museum

21 Sherman County Court 9

21 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

22 First Day of Autumn

24 10th Annual Wasco Salmon/Steelhead Tournament

24 Oregon Gubernatorial Debate

27-Nov. 8 Strengthening Families Program (new dates) 1-855-308-2236

28 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

30 Sherman County School District Hall of Honor Inductions

  

OCTOBER

1-31 Sherman County Historical Museum Artist Series: Patti Moore’s Fiber Arts

3 Lower John Day Area Commission on Transportation 10 Rufus

5 Sherman County Court 9

5 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

5 County-wide Prayer Meeting: Wasco Church of Christ Church 7:00-7:30PM fellowship.  7:30-9:00 PM Prayer Meeting

10 COLUMBUS DAY

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

11 North Central Public Health District Board Meeting 3 The Dalles

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

12 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

12 Sherman County Senior Center Advisory Committee 12:30 Senior Center

15-16 Here & There Travel Fest, Oregon Convention Center

17-21 Sherman County School District Homecoming Week

19 Sherman County Court 9

19 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

20 Northern Oregon Regional Corrections Facility Board 10 NORCOR, The Dalles

20 Sherman County Quilting Ladies Day, Sherman County Historical Museum

24 Mid-Columbia Housing Authority Board 11-1 The Dalles

25 Mid-Columbia Council of Governments Board 1-3 The Dalles

26 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

29 Sherman County Historical Museum Boots, Beer & Brats: Festival of Volunteers!

31 Sherman County Historical Museum closes for the season. Open by appointment November-April

31 HALLOWEEN

 

NOVEMBER

2 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

2 County-wide Prayer Meeting: Moro Presbyterian Church 7:00-7:30PM fellowship.  7:30-9:00 PM Prayer Meeting

6 Daylight Saving Time Ends

6 Sherman County Historical Society Fall Program 2

8 ELECTION DAY

9 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

11 VETERANS DAY

16 Sherman County Job Club 11-12:30 Burnet Building, Moro

19 Max Nogle Dinner/Dance Celebrating the 100 year birthday of the Grass Valley Pavilion

24 THANKSGIVING DAY

 

DECEMBER

3  Sherman County Historical Museum Christmas Open House & Museum Store Sale

3  Sherman County Bazaar & Christmas Tree Sale

7 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, 1941

7 County-wide Prayer Meeting: Wasco Methodist Church 7:00-7:30PM fellowship.  7:30-9:00 PM Prayer Meeting

21 First Day of Winter

22-30 Sherman School District Christmas Break

24 Christmas Eve

25 CHRISTMAS DAY

31 New Year’s Eve


 

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