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Event Calendar

Aug 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Chinese Exclusion Act Case Files
5:30 pm
  Helen Ying and Trish Hackett Nicola offer a powerful combination of lectures on Chinese History in the Pacific Northwest in “An Act of Exclusion,” Friday, August 25 at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center and Museum, 5000 Discovery Drive, The Dalles.…
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Save the date of Saturday, September 9, 2017 for the Columbia River Indian Summer! There will be music, games, food and vendors. This is a time to celebrate, and honor the River and the Indigenous River people. Featured demonstrations include: Mel…
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Northwest Twined Pouch
10:00 am
THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT Pat Courtney Gold will teach a class in the Northwest Twined Pouch weaving technique on Saturday, September 9, from 10 am to 4:30 pm. She will describe the traditional, natural materials used in this basket-weaving, and will…
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tule Man
10:00 am
Come meet Taaw-Lee-Winch, also known as “Tule Man,” Saturday, September 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, 5000 Discovery Drive in The Dalles. He will be demonstrating the techniques of making tule mats,…
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Harvest Moon Walk
6:30 pm
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center hosts a Harvest Moon nature walk, Thursday, October 5. Meet at the front of the museum at 6:30 p.m. then join Forest Ranger Alyssa Thornburg for an interpretive walk at 7 p.m. on the Riverfront Trail.…
Oct 7 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
5:30 pm
A Vintage Evening: Boot Scootin’ Boogie Ball Columbia Gorge Discovery Center hosts the annual “A Vintage Evening: Boot Scootin’ Boogie Ball” auction fundraiser, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., beef burgundy dinner starts 6:30 p.m. and the…
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Solar Saturday
11:00 am
Bob Yoesle from Friends of the Goldendale Observatory will present a solar viewing free to the public Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 11 am to 4 pm at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, weather and clouds permitting. Using special safely-filtered telescopes…
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Gifford Pinchot and the First Foresters
6:00 pm
Join author Bibi Gaston, Friday, October 20, 2017, for “Gifford Pinchot and the First Foresters” at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center and Museum, 5000 Discovery Drive, The Dalles, Oregon. Gaston presents an inspirational narrative of the first American Forest Rangers of…
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Genealogy Jamboree
10:00 am
Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society is hosting a Genealogy Jamboree on Saturday, Oct 21 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, 5000 Discovery Drive, The Dalles. The featured speaker is Deborah Guinther, one of the co-ordinators of…