Event Calendar

Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm
Spring Break 2017
Spring Break at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center Looking for a great family outing during Spring Break? Visit the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum. Kids through high school age receive free museum admission during Oregon and Washington Spring Break with…
Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Indigenous Voices Come view the Iksiks Washanahi’a, or Little Swans, Saturday, April 1 from 1 to 2 pm. Each dance from the Plateau area of Indian country tells a story that has been carried down for generations. The daughters are…
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Rising from the Ashes
Rising From the Ashes: Archaeology of the Jacksonville Chinese Quarter Join Chelsea Rose for “Rising From the Ashes, the Archaeology of the Jacksonville Chinese Quarter” Thursday, April 6 at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, 5000 Discovery Drive, The Dalles, Oregon.…
Apr 7 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Annual Membership Meeting
Save the date! Members of Columbia Gorge Discovery Center and Museum are invited to the Annual Membership Meeting, Friday, April 7, 2017. Doors open at 5:30 pm, dinner will be served at 6:15 pm. The annual business meeting and election…
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Earth Day
Get your feet on the ground and put your hands into action! Celebrate Earth Day at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, Saturday, April 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Take a native plant walk with Barbara Robinson and hear about the…
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Earth Science Rocks Cape Disappointment
Earth Science Rocks! Cape Disappointment Steve Carlson leads an expedition to explore coastal region of Cape Disappointment, Saturday, April 29, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Meet at 8:45 a.m. at the front entrance of the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, 5000 Discovery…
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Les AuCoin
‘It’s A Republic, If You Can Keep It’ You are invited to spend an informal evening with Les AuCoin, Friday, May 12 in an entertaining conversation about democracy values and public debate. A pre-program dinner will begin at 6 p.m., with…
May 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thank you for 20 Years! Columbia Gorge Discovery Center is giving free admission to everyone during the annual Community Appreciation and Mother’s Day Celebration, Sunday, May 14, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The free admission is offered as…
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hear in the Gorge Podcast Series Gorge Owned is pleased to announce their first foray into the 21st century world of podcasts. Introducing “Hear in the Gorge” — A Gorge Owned and Travel Oregon podcast series. The podcast series launch party is set for…
May 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Scott Cook, author of  “Curious Gorge,” is letting you in on a secret or two – where to find hidden adventures right here in the Gorge. His focus will be on many of the lesser known places in the eastern…
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Earth Science Rocks Mt. St. Helens East
Earth Science Rocks! Mt. St. Helens Eastside Steve Carlson leads an expedition to explore the eastern side of Mt. St. Helens, Saturday, May 20, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Meet at 8:45 a.m. at the front entrance of the Columbia…
May 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
What is Blue Star Museums? Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America. Active duty military personnel including National Guard and…