Tuesday, October 15, 2002
Summit Snowboard Team meeting
The four-time defending state-champion Summit Snowboard Team will hold an all-comers meeting Wednesday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. at the Hood River Baptist Church. All high-school-age snowboarders from Horizon Christian, Hood River Valley or home school are invited to attend. For more information, contact Cheramy Rovianek at 386-1396, or coach Steve Grace at 387-5589.
Community Ed wrestling set to begin
Hood River Community Education will begins its annual youth wrestling program for boys and girls in grades K-6. Beginning Nov. 4, grades 3-6 will meet with coach Mark Brown on Mondays and Thursdays from 6-7:30 p.m. at Hood River Valley High School. Beginning Nov. 2, kids in grades K-2 will meet Saturdays from 9:30-10:45 a.m. Participants will learn rules, scoring, takedowns, pins, reversals, escapes and more. Cost is $12 per wrestler. For more information or to register, call 386-2055.
through October, weather permitting. Tee time is 9:30 a.m.
Lifeguard training class offered
Hood River Parks and Recreation will be offering a multi-session American Red Cross lifeguard training course, beginning Nov. 7 at 6 p.m. at the HR Aquatic Center. Course fee is $110 and minimum age is 15. Preregistration required. Call 386-1303 for details.
Airtime club muscles up for new year
Airtime Wrestling Club will begin its new season at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28, at HRVHS.
Coaches Bill Van Ek and Mark Brown encourage all youth wrestlers in grades K-8 to stop by the high school and learn what this exciting program is all about.
For more information on Airtime or youth wrestling, contact Van Ek at 354-3616 or Brown at 386-9365.
- Fire burns Underwood Fruit & Warehouse Wednesday
- Second annual ‘Rooted’ story event on Nov. 2
- HRVAC hosts harvest dinner
- Eagle Creek fire info meetings Oct. 17-18 in CL, HR
- Local farm named among ‘Best Places to Pick Apples’
- Colors Day
- Two quilt shows in the Gorge
- Roots and Branches: Principles set in stone
- YESTERYEARS: Cooper Spur district gets electric service in 1947
- Letters to the Editor, Oct. 18 edition
Sixth Annual Harvest Fest Pie Eating Contest
The sixth annual Pie Eating Contest at Hood River Harvest Fest is sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and HRVHS youth service group Leaders for Tomorrow. HRVHS student Dylan Polewczyk won the 1-minute fruit-pie eating event. Key rule, as stated by Chamber President Jason Shaner, “You have to eat the pie, you can’t just dislocate it. We will be checking for pie dislocation.” Enlarge