Category: Events

Hanford: Transporting Nuclear Waste Through the Gorge »

February 14th, 2013: [ March 12, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] March 12th Event Join Columbia Riverkeeper and Friends of the Columbia Gorge for a community discussion about Hanford: Transporting Nuclear Waste Through the Gorge on Tuesday, March 12th at Solstice Wood Fire Cafe in Bingen, Washington. ----- EVENT DETAILS DATE: Tuesday, March 12th TIME: 6:00pm LOCATION: Solstice Wood Fire Cafe (415 W Steuben Street (Hwy14), Bingen, WA 98605) ADMISSION: $5 (The admission fee includes [...]



Rally Against Coal Exports on the Capitol Steps (satellite Gorge event too!) »

February 13th, 2013: [ March 13, 2013; 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] Sound the Alarm to Stop Coal Exports! Join us on March 13th. Join Columbia Riverkeeper and the Power Past Coal Coalition as we amplify the voices of concerned citizens from across the Northwest on Governor Kitzhaber’s front steps. Oregon state agencies are currently reviewing permits for Ambre Energy’s coal export plan. The Oregon Department of State Lands has [...]



Join the Columbia River Community Conversation on March 13th »

February 13th, 2013: [ March 13, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ]   Lower Columbia River Community Conversation Join the conversation. Please join Columbia Riverkeeper for an evening of learning and community. Riverkeeper is hosting a Community Conversation on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 from 6-7:30pm at the Skamokawa Grange. Join fellow community members to learn about local Columbia River issues and discuss solutions. “Pressing Columbia River issues have real impacts on local individuals, [...]



Final Sense of Place lecture explores the Hood River Valley through a century of photographs »

March 11th, 2013: [ March 19, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Columbia Gorge Earth Center Event Arthur Babitz: The Hood River Valley as seen though a Century of Photographs The past 125 years have seen a transformation of the landscapes and cityscapes of the Hood River Valley. The narrative of how an isolated and wild place became the Hood River we see today is evident in a sequence [...]



Into Eternity »

March 21st, 2013: [ March 27, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Columbia Center for the Arts is hosting another conversation film series with the award winning film Into Eternity. There will be a panel discussion following the film, which will feature Riverkeeper's Hanford Coordinator, Theresa Labriola. Into Eternity Showing WHEN: Wednesday, March 27th at 7:30PM WHERE: Columbia Center for the Arts  (215 Cascade Ave, Hood River, OR) COST: $5 admission [...]



Cancelled: Columbia County Land Use Hearing »

March 18th, 2013: [ March 29, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] UPDATE: April 1, 2013, 12:43pm Cancelled! No Port Westward Public Hearing Tonight! Riverkeeper just confirmed that, because the Columbia County Planning Commission was going to be unable to achieve a quorum, the meeting has been cancelled. There will be no public hearing in St. Helens tonight about the proposed application to rezone over 900 acres at Port Westward.  [...]