Scappoose Bay Watershed Council’s Native Plant Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the SBWC nursery, located behind Scappoose High School. The semi-annual event offers many new plants at – all native to our area. Staff and volunteers are available to help chose plants suggest gardening ideas, and provide information on establishing and maintaining native vegetation. For more information, see www.scappoosebay-wc.org/nursery-sales/
Special City of St. Helens Council Session
A special session of St. Helens City Council is scheduled for 5 p.m. April 15, at the City of St. Helens Recreation Center, 1810 Old Portland Road, St. Helens. The purpose of the special session is to review the City’s tourism program and discuss future plans. For more information, call 503-366-8217.
Household Hazardous Waste Collection from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 377 Bridge St. in Vernonia. Free. For more details, call Columbia County Solid Waste Program Coordinator at 397-7259.
The City Council of St. Helens Public Forum at 6 p.m. The Public Forum topic is an update on the waterfront redevelopment project, particularly the central waterfront.
The meeting will be held electronically via Zoom. An agenda with meeting details will be available on the City’s website at www.sthelensoregon.gov/meetings after April 16. Please contact City Recorder Kathy Payne at 503-366-8217 with any questions.
Spring Clean-Up Events
Bring your old appliances, scrap metal, yard debris, car batteries, old furniture, tires, unwanted items, and acceptable hazardous waste materials to McBride Elementary School between 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Bring your garden tools to the Courthouse Plaza at 230 Strand Street and join volunteers in pulling weeds and planting flowers behind the Columbia County Courthouse with the St. Helens Economic Development Corporation and SOLVE Oregon from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine! For more details, visit the City of St. Helens events page website.
Spring Clean Up from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. The Drop Sites are located at McBride Elementary School in St. Helens, Scappoose High School and at Columbia City School.
On Going Events
Avamere at St Helens hosts a Virtual Dementia Support Group – 3rd Wednesday of each month from 2 to 3 p.m. For more details, contact Jenny Hicks/Avamere at St Helens at 503-366-8070.
Wednesdays - Sundays
7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Resonate Recovery
Bible based, Christ-centered spiritual recovery meeting for those struggling with addictions and compulsive behavior at 220 S. 1st St., St. Helens. Everyone is loved and welcomed. For more information, contact Bert at 503-475-3586, Debbie at 503-560-0521, Bill Bradley at 503-410-6273 or check the “Resonate” Facebook page.
To list an event in the Community Calendar, email details with a phone number that may be published for anyone that might have questions, to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 503-397-0116.