Update for July 2, 2017

The Community Connection seeks to strengthen the communities in Damascus, Boring and adjoining neighborhoods by creating new and promoting existing social, educational, and service opportunities for our residents and visitors. You are receiving this email because you are subscribed to our email newsletter, which is generally delivered on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month. Click here to learn more about our mission and get involved!

Featured Events

Organic Valley Farm Discovery Tour
July 8, 10am-3pm

Cloud Cap Farm, Boring

Join the Moore and Collman families for a day on the farm! Take a walk in the pasture, meet your local Organic Valley farmers - and their farm animals, check out the milking parlor, sample Organic Valley and Organic Prairie products, shake and make your own butter, farm book story time and more! Organic lunch available for purchase.. Ciick here to learn more.

Anything Goes Sale!
July 15-16, 10am-5pm

Boring-Damascus Grange, Boring

Anything Goes!  Over 45 vendor tables. Food, drink, good times! Proceeds benefit the community service work of the Boring-Damascus Grange.

Upcoming Events

EventDateTimeVenueTown
Dinner and Dancing
Feb 175:00 PM - 8:00 PMEstacada Community CenterEstacada
Free Ballroom Social Dance Mixer
Feb 176:30 PM - 9:30 PMSandy Community CenterSandy
Sandy Actors Theatre presents Rose Colored Glass
Feb 177:30 PM - 9:30 PMSandy Actors TheatreSandy
Sandy Actors Theatre presents Rose Colored Glass
Feb 1812:26 AM - 1:26 AMSandy Actors TheatreSandy
Guide Dogs for The Blind Campus Tour
Feb 219:30 AM - 12:30 PMGuide Dogs for the BlindBoring
Sandy Actors Theatre presents Rose Colored Glass
Feb 237:30 PM - 9:30 PMSandy Actors TheatreSandy
Free Microchipping & Dog Vaccines
Feb 249:00 AM - 11:00 AMClackamas County Dog Services Animal Adoption and Education Center.Clackamas
Country Cut-Ups Square Dance
Feb 247:00 PM - 10:30 PMBoring BarnBoring
Sandy Actors Theatre presents Rose Colored Glass
Feb 247:30 PM - 9:30 PMSandy Actors TheatreSandy
Breakfast, Sandy Grange #392
Feb 258:00 AM - 11:00 AMSandy Grange #392Sandy
Geology Camp at Leach Garden
Feb 269:00 AM - 3:00 PMLeach Botanical GardenPortland
Springwater Grange Potluck
Feb 266:30 PMSpringwater GrangeEstacada
Travel Talk Japan
Feb 266:30 PMSandy Public LibrarySandy
Guide Dogs for The Blind Campus Tour
Feb 289:30 AM - 12:30 PMGuide Dogs for the BlindBoring
Dinner & Bingo
Mar 026:00 PMSandy Grange #392Sandy
“Everybody Loves Opal”
Mar 027:30 PMNutz-n-Boltz Theater CompanyBoring
Big Valley Woods Volunteer Work Party
Mar 039:00 AM - 12:00 PMBig Valley Woods RV ParkBoring
Plant trees at Big Valley Woods in Boring!
Mar 039:00 AM - 12:00 PMBig Valley Woods RV ParkBoring
Create Origami Boxes & Ornaments
Mar 039:00 AM - 12:00 PMLeach Botanical GardenPortland
Dinner and Dancing
Mar 035:00 PM - 8:00 PMEstacada Community CenterEstacada
Country Cut-Ups Square Dance
Mar 037:00 PM - 10:30 PMBoring BarnBoring
“Everybody Loves Opal”
Mar 037:30 PMNutz-n-Boltz Theater CompanyBoring
“Everybody Loves Opal”
Mar 043:00 PMNutz-n-Boltz Theater CompanyBoring
Guide Dogs for The Blind Campus Tour
Mar 079:30 AM - 12:30 PMGuide Dogs for the BlindBoring
Family Fish Camp
Mar 09All-dayCamp AngelosCorbett
“Everybody Loves Opal”
Mar 097:30 PMNutz-n-Boltz Theater CompanyBoring


Upcoming Meetings, Clubs & Recurring Activities

EventDateTimeVenueTown
Sunday Worship Services
Feb 18All-dayVarious LocationsVarious
Sunday Solutions AA
Feb 189:00 AM - 10:15 AMLiving Way FellowshipSandy
Sandy Library Teen Advisory Board
Feb 194:00 PM - 5:00 PMSandy Public LibrarySandy
Game Factory – Coding Club
Feb 194:00 PM - 5:00 PMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings
Feb 197:00 PM - 8:30 PMVarious LocationsVarious
Preschool Story and Playtime
Feb 2010:00 AM - 11:30 AMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
AntFarm Community Folk Time
Feb 202:00 PMAntFarm Cafe and Community CenterSandy
Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting
Feb 206:00 PM - 7:30 PMChamber of Commerce OfficeSandy
Sandy Toastmasters
Feb 206:15 PM - 7:30 PMCascadia Village Retirement CommunitySandy
Boring-Damascus Grange Meeting
Feb 206:30 PM - 9:00 PMBoring-Damascus GrangeBoring
Alcohlics Anonymous Meetings
Feb 207:00 PM - 9:30 PMVarious LocationsVarious
Damascus/Boring Kiwanis Club
Feb 217:00 AM - 8:30 AMPub 212Damascus
TOPS Chapter Meeting
Feb 217:30 AM - 8:30 AMClackamas County Bank Sunset Community RoomSandy
Good Morning Sandy
Feb 217:30 AM - 8:30 AMVariesSandy
Your Networking Universe at AntFarm
Feb 219:30 AM - 10:30 AMAntFarm Axis Learning CenterSandy
Garfield Skip-a-Week Quilt Club
Feb 2110:00 AM - 3:00 PMGarfield GrangeEstacada
Parent-Child Community Play Group
Feb 2110:30 AM - 12:00 PMSandy Community CenterSandy
Wy’East Zen Center Meditation & Service
Feb 216:30 PM - 8:00 PMMt. Hood HospiceSandy
AntFarm Family Support Meeting
Feb 216:30 PM - 7:30 PMAnt FarmSandy
Wee Ones Story Time
Feb 2210:00 AM - 11:00 AMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
Ant Farm Community Folk Time
Feb 222:00 PMAntFarm Cafe & Community CenterSandy
Sandy Kiwanis Meeting
Feb 226:30 PM - 8:00 PMStephanie's International CafeSandy
Sandy Optimist Club
Feb 227:00 PM - 8:30 PMSandy Community CenterSandy
Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step Study
Feb 227:00 PM - 8:30 PMLiving Way FellowshipSandy
Early Risers Kiwanis Meeting
Feb 236:50 AMM & M RestaurantGresham
Sandy Community Action Friday Dinner
Feb 236:00 PM - 7:00 PMCommunity Church of SandySandy
Celebrate Recovery
Feb 237:00 PM - 8:30 PMGood Shepherd ChurchBoring
Alcholics Anonymous Meeting
Feb 237:00 PM - 8:30 PMVarious LocationsVarious
CommunityConnect: Helping Senior Citizens
Feb 249:00 AMAntFarm Outdoor BuildingSandy
Saturday Afternoon Kids Club
Feb 242:00 PM - 4:00 PMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
Sunday Worship Services
Feb 25All-dayVarious LocationsVarious
Sunday Solutions AA
Feb 259:00 AM - 10:15 AMLiving Way FellowshipSandy
Game Factory – Coding Club
Feb 264:00 PM - 5:00 PMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
Sandy River Basin Watershed Council
Feb 266:30 PM - 8:00 PMSandy Clackamas County Bank AuditoriumSandy
Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings
Feb 267:00 PM - 8:30 PMVarious LocationsVarious
Preschool Story and Playtime
Feb 2710:00 AM - 11:30 AMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
AntFarm Community Folk Time
Feb 272:00 PMAntFarm Cafe and Community CenterSandy
Sandy Toastmasters
Feb 276:15 PM - 7:30 PMCascadia Village Retirement CommunitySandy
Alcohlics Anonymous Meetings
Feb 277:00 PM - 9:30 PMVarious LocationsVarious
Eastern Star Social Club
Feb 277:30 PM - 9:00 PMSandy Masonic LodgeSandy
Damascus/Boring Kiwanis Club
Feb 287:00 AM - 8:30 AMPub 212Damascus
TOPS Chapter Meeting
Feb 287:30 AM - 8:30 AMClackamas County Bank Sunset Community RoomSandy
Good Morning Sandy
Feb 287:30 AM - 8:30 AMVariesSandy
Your Networking Universe at AntFarm
Feb 289:30 AM - 10:30 AMAntFarm Axis Learning CenterSandy
Garfield Skip-a-Week Quilt Club
Feb 2810:00 AM - 3:00 PMGarfield GrangeEstacada
Parent-Child Community Play Group
Feb 2810:30 AM - 12:00 PMSandy Community CenterSandy
Anime Club
Feb 283:30 PM - 5:00 PMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
Wy’East Zen Center Meditation & Service
Feb 286:30 PM - 8:00 PMMt. Hood HospiceSandy
Wee Ones Story Time
Mar 0110:00 AM - 11:00 AMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
Ant Farm Community Folk Time
Mar 012:00 PMAntFarm Cafe & Community CenterSandy
Sandy Kiwanis Meeting
Mar 016:30 PM - 8:00 PMStephanie's International CafeSandy
Sandy Optimist Club
Mar 017:00 PM - 8:30 PMSandy Community CenterSandy
Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step Study
Mar 017:00 PM - 8:30 PMLiving Way FellowshipSandy
Men’s Book Club
Mar 017:00 PM - 9:00 PMMen’s Book Club Thursday, January 4th, 7:00 - 9:00 pm Sandy Library Community Room Follow the City of Sandy on Facebook to find out what we are reading next! Brave New World by Aldous Huxley Contact Susie Jenkins [email protected]Sandy
Early Risers Kiwanis Meeting
Mar 026:50 AMM & M RestaurantGresham
Sandy Community Action Friday Dinner
Mar 026:00 PM - 7:00 PMCommunity Church of SandySandy
Celebrate Recovery
Mar 027:00 PM - 8:30 PMGood Shepherd ChurchBoring
Alcholics Anonymous Meeting
Mar 027:00 PM - 8:30 PMVarious LocationsVarious
CommunityConnect: Helping Senior Citizens
Mar 039:00 AMAntFarm Outdoor BuildingSandy
Saturday Afternoon Kids Club
Mar 032:00 PM - 4:00 PMSandy Library Community RoomSandy

Click here to view next week's meetings and beyond.


Upcoming Classes

EventDateTimeVenueTown
Seniors exercise class
Feb 199:30 AM - 10:30 AMEstacada Community CenterEstacada
AntFarm: Community Men’s Bible Study
Feb 207:00 AMThe AntFarmSandy
Yoga class at AntFarm Cultural Arts Center
Feb 206:15 PM - 7:30 PMAntFarm Cultural CenterSandy
Computer Tutorials Wednesdays at the Estacada Public Library
Feb 2111:00 AM - 1:00 PMEstacada Public LibraryEstacada
Study Hall at AntFarm
Feb 211:30 PM - 5:00 PMAntFarm Axis Learning CenterSandy
Teen Makerspace at the Library
Feb 213:00 PM - 5:00 PMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
Kid’s Art Class
Feb 213:30 PMAntFarm Community CenterSandy
Sip & Learn: All Aspects Real Estate Today Series
Feb 216:00 PM - 8:00 PMBoring Brewery/WineryBoring
Yoga Class
Feb 217:00 PM - 8:30 PMThe Mason Jar CafeEstacada
Seniors Exercise class
Feb 229:30 AM - 10:30 AMEstacada Community CenterEstacada
Free English Class
Feb 2212:00 PM - 1:30 PMSandy Library Community RoomSandy
Read to the Dog
Feb 224:00 PM - 5:00 PMSandy Library Kids RoomSandy
Youth Art Class
Feb 224:00 PM - 5:30 PMSandy Public Library Community RoomSandy
Seniors exercise class
Feb 269:30 AM - 10:30 AMEstacada Community CenterEstacada
AntFarm: Community Men’s Bible Study
Feb 277:00 AMThe AntFarmSandy

Click here to view next week's classes and beyond.

Volunteer Opportunities

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The Community Connection is run entirely by volunteers! And we also work to connect people with the volunteer needs of other organizations in our community.  

From helping with an event to database entry to service on a board of directors, there are a wealth of opportunities to work together with your neighbors to strengthen our community!


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