Sherman County eNews #305

CONTENTS

  1. Classifieds

  2. Calendar


1. Classifieds (new or corrected)

arrow.blueswishFRIDAY CLASSIFIEDS: Free classified ads are published on Fridays. The deadline is Wednesday at 5. Please submit ads by using the Submit News page. Include who, what, where, when, & how, contact information and the final Friday date for posting your ad (shown by the date at the end of the ad, for example, 3/17), and contact information, under 50 words if possible. This service is limited to Sherman County. Links are welcome.  Please share your Thank You and Congratulatory notes and Joyful News here. ~ The Editor

THANK YOU & CONGRATULATORY NOTES:

JOYFUL NEWS! [births, birthdays, engagements, weddings & anniversaries]:

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION FUND-RAISERS:

EMPLOYMENT:

CITY CLERK/RECORDER. The City of Wasco will be accepting applications for the position of City Clerk/Recorder. Applicants must be able to deal courteously with the public, exhibit strong organizational skills, work efficiently under time constraints, prioritize multiple tasks, and be self-motivated. Individuals who will be considered for this position must have experience in office management, be proficient in the use of all office equipment including printers, fax machines and computers (with skills in Word, Excel, QuickBooks and Utility Billing programs), and be knowledgeable in maintaining a full general ledger, budgeting, payroll reporting, accounts receivable/accounts payable, and grant and/or loan administration. Experience in areas of municipal budgeting, land use planning, reviewing building codes requirements, interpretation and application of ordinances/ resolutions/city policy, and other duties applicable to municipal government are desired, however, off-site training may be provided by the City as needed.  Applications and complete job description will be available from Monday, October 2, 2017 through Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Wasco City Hall located at 1017 Clark St. in Wasco, Oregon. The deadline to submit a completed application is 5:00 p.m. on October 19, 2017, by either delivering it to Wasco City Hall or mailing to: City of Wasco, PO Box 26, Wasco, OR 97065.  This position will be 4 days per week; salary range $1,700/ $2,600 DOQ, plus benefits. On-site training (hourly rate) will begin in November of 2017; probationary period will continue for 60 days; formal position designation will commence after satisfactory probationary period is completed, with full salary and benefits to begin at that time.  For further information contact the Wasco City Clerk at 541-442-5515. The City of Wasco is an equal opportunity employer. The City reserves the right to reject any or all applicants.  10/13

JUST-US-INN HOTEL CARETAKER, WASCO. Pays $15.00 an hour, around 10 hours a week. Duties include room turnovers; clean all common areas once a week; change and wash linens in rooms; be available to check in and outs; collect rents and do regular walk-throughs; keep the place looking good. Call DEBBIE 503-515-7374. 10/13 

FOR SALE:

1.5 ACRE LOT. New Price on 1.5 acre lot just outside of Moro. A chance to own 1.5 acres close to town but in the country in Sherman County. This property is waiting for you to bring your house plans and call it home. Subject to final short plat approval, taxes to be determined. $50,000. http://www.rmls.com/report/17410095 ~ Tiffany Hillman tiffany@drysideproperty.com  12/29
PROPERTY IN GRASS VALLEY. For sale by owner. Utilities are accessible. $60,000 or best offer. Contact Deb Miller deb.miller0530@gmail.com or 509-750-9707.  12/01

FOR RENT OR LEASE:

SERVICES: 

PHOTOGRAPHY SESSIONS. Now is the time to book a photo session! The holidays are just around the corner! Schedule a session now to have prints available for the holiday season. Now is also the time to capture the fall colors before they are gone for the year. Photo sessions start at $150.00. Contact me soon for Senior pictures, family photo sessions, weddings, engagements, and more. Also check out the photos from football and volleyball this season: http://www.jeremylanthorn.com/2017-2018/Sherman-Fall-Sports   11/20 

NEWSPAPERS

VISITOR INFORMATION SERVICES & EVENTS:

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: 

 WANTED:

 FREE:


2. Calendar (new or corrected)

autumn.treesbareOCTOBER

Burn Ban Lifted for North Sherman County Rural Fire Protection District

13 Oregon Historic Cemeteries Commission Meeting 1-4 Burnet Building, Moro

14 Madelyn Barnett-Patterson Memorial Service 1 Wasco United Methodist Church

14 Celebration of Life: Marie (von Borstel) Hattrup & Rita (von Borstel) Swyers 12 St. Peter’s Parish Center, The Dalles

14 Sherman Middle School Volleyball: S. Wasco County Tournament CANCELLED

15-Dec. 7 Medicare Annual Open Enrollment

17 North Central Public Health District Board Meeting 10-12 The Dalles

17 Mid-Columbia Council of Governments Board Meeting 1:15-3 The Dalles

17 Unit 20, Oregon Retired Educators 12 Hood River Valley Adult Center

17 Sherman County Broadband Survey, Community Meeting 6 Wasco City Hall

17-18 Maryhill Museum of Art Fall Museum Week

18 Sherman County Court 9 Burnet Building

19 Sherman Middle School Volleyball 5/6 ONLY 4 at St. Mary’s

19 Sherman County Library Book Club 6

19 Northern Oregon Correctional Facility Board Meeting 10 NORCOR, The Dalles

20 Frontier TeleNet Board Meeting 10 Gilliam County Courthouse

20-21 Oktoberfest, Auction & Dinner in Arlington, A Benefit for The Woolery Project

21 Maryhill Museum of Art Appraisal Clinic

21 Columbia Gorge Genealogy Society Genealogy Jamboree 10 Discovery Center

21 Wasco County Historical Society Annual Meeting & Program

23 Sherman County Photography Club Meeting 6 Steve Burnet Extension Building, Moro

23 Mid-Columbia Housing Authority Board Meeting 11 The Dalles

28 Maryhill Museum of Art Tango Party

31 HALLOWEEN

tree bare locustNOVEMBER

1 Sherman County Court 9

1 All County Prayer Meeting Refreshments/Social 6:30

         Prayer 7-8:30 Kent Baptist Church

3 Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection 10-2 Wasco

5 Daylight Saving Time Ends

5 Sherman Historical Society Dinner/Program: Camp Sherman: 100 Years 2 o’clock Wasco School Events Center

7 ELECTION DAY

8 Sherman County Senior & Community Center Advisory Group 12

11 VETERANS DAY

14-16 Association of Oregon Counties Conference

15 Sherman County Court will not be in session.

16 Soil pH Workshop 8-4 Shilo Inn, The Dalles

18 Condon’s Fall Festival 10-2

23 THANKSGIVING DAY

28 Mid-Columbia Community Action Council

DECEMBER

6 Sherman County Court 9

6 All County Prayer Meeting Refreshments/Social 6:30

         Prayer 7-8:30 Wasco Methodist Church

7 PEARL HARBOR DAY, 1941

13 Mid-Columbia CORE Pesticide Training 9:30-3 CGCC

21 Winter Begins

24-20 Sherman County School District Christmas Vacation

25 CHRISTMAS DAY


 

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