Wahkiakum Grangers recently played a packed show at The Fixin’ To, in St. Johns, Oregon, with their new band Giants in the Trees. Featuring Master Krist Novoselic, Ray Prestegard, Jillian Raye and Erik Friend, they brought their SW Washington roots sound to thrilled fans in Oregon. Photos by Grange Brother Sol.
The Grange will be holding a decorating/cleaning work party on Sunday, Dec. 11, at 12:00 noon. Refreshments will be served, all interested community members are encouraged to attend!
The Grays River Grange is hosting a candidates forum on October 18th, 7pm at the Grange Hall in Grays River.
Candidates for Washington State Legislature and Wahkiakum County Commission will speak and answer questions.
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The Board of County Commissioners will be holding an informal Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, September 21st at 6:00 p.m. in the Cafeteria of the Grays River Valley Center, located in Johnson Park, 30 Rosburg School Road, Rosburg.
The Commissioners meet quarterly at Johnson Park in order to give west-end residents an opportunity to discuss any issues, questions or concerns that they may have. The evening meeting time also provides an alternative for those people that are not able to attend the regular Commissioner meetings which occur on the first four Tuesdays of the month at 9:30 a.m.
Please join us; the meeting is open to the public and public comments are encouraged.
Local Grangers held a performance at the Skamokawa Grange on Friday, September 2nd, as a fundraiser for repairs. Featured alongside several local acts was Giants in the Trees, which includes GRG Grange Master Krist Novoselic , Skamokawa Master Ray Prestegard, Skamokawa Secretary Jillian Raye and Brother Erik Friend. Here’s a series of photos of that performance, shot by GRG Gatekeeper Sol Mertz.
Congratulations to Grange Brother and longtime Grays River Lecturer Dr. Robert Pyle for his successful book release, Chinook and Chanterelle! These are some pics of the evening, with Grange Brother Ray accompanying. Photography by Sol Mertz, Grays River Gatekeeper.
The Wahkiakum County Planning Commission will hold a meeting at 6 p.m., at Johnson Park, on May 26th; if you have comments, perspectives or questions regarding the on-going Shoreline Master Program Update, you are encouraged to attend.