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October Art Events - Hood River, Oregon

If you’ll find yourself in Portland or Hood River this October, check out these arts & culture events from our neighbors further North!

October 2013
 215 Cascade Avenue  Hood River, Oregon 97031   541-387-8877

It’s October and “something wicked this way comes.” Macbeth is set in a post apocalyptic world that will entertain in new and surprising ways. Tickets for this show are on sale now or purchase season tickets to ensure you don’t miss any of our amazing productions.Also in October, we celebrate the lushness and variety of Columbia River Gorge wine with our Gallery exhibit The Crush. Every Friday evening we host wine tastings from local wineries, bring a friend and enjoy the local bounty.

As always, we welcome you in joining us at the Center, your home for the arts.

Cultivating Community,

The CCA Team

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Gallery Show:
The Crush  

Oct. 4th -27th
This October, The Gallery at Columbia Center for the Arts explores the perfect pairing of fine wine and art.
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The Nook Gallery: Charlotte Van Zant-King
October 4th – 27th
The Nook Gallery at Columbia Center for the Arts presents presents print-maker and mosaic artist Charlotte Van Zant-King from Goldendale, WA.

School’s Out-Art’s In:Kid’s Printmaking
Every Tuesday and Thursday the month of
October  null
Get ready to explore the planet from a printmaking press!  We’ll carve, roll, ink, and print our way across deserts, mountains, oceans and rainforests, learning a bit about each ecosystem as we go.
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Gifts from Our Ancestors
Oct. 5th-Nov. 3rd
Starting October 5th, nationally acclaimed Northwest Native American artist Lillian Pitt shares the inspiration for her art and how she honors the gifts from her ancestors with a presentation and family-friendly workshop in clay mask-making.

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Dar Williams in Concert with Anne Weiss
Oct. 6th
The New York Times has described Dar Williams as one of America’s best singer-songwriters. We’re proud to host Dar in her only show in the region this year.
With only a few tickets left for what is slated to be an amazing evening of friends and entertainment, act fast and get your tickets today.

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Fall Foliage & Waterfall
Photography Workshop

Oct. 19th
Join The Studio at Columbia Center for the Arts and Outdoor Viewfinder, Jason Waicunas for our Fall Foliage and Waterfall Photography Workshop. This workshop will enhance your knowledge of exposure and composition techniques for fall foliage, waterfalls and creeks!

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Mt. Hood Independent Film Series:
Fright Night

Oct. 23rd
Join us at the Center for a night of frightful film. So many films, so many screams.
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Harmony of the Gorge Chorus
Oct. 26th
Columbia Center for the Arts proudly hosts Harmony of the Gorge Chorus with special guests Stardust Quartet and CODA Quartet.
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Life & Portrait Drawing Club:
Every 2nd and 4th Friday, Oct. – May


You’re invited to attend our Drawer’s Club in the Studio. Paint or draw from a live model. All skill levels are welcome. We’ll provide the model, easels and tables; you bring your art supplies and enjoy honing your skills.
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On Going Class every Thursday:
Oil Painting with Cathleen Rehfeld

“My oil painting class is designed to work with you wherever you’re at in your progression as an artist.” All are welcome!


CCA’s CAST Theatre Season Tickets are on Sale Now!

Take advantage of saving money by purchasing season tickets to 3, 4 or 5 shows. You won’t want to miss the sometimes dark, sometimes adventurous and always entertaining season at the Columbia Center for the Arts where our Stage Troupe shines.

Mt. Hood Independent Film Festival is back Nov. 8th-11th 2013
Tickets on Sale Now! 
In it’s second year, Mt. Hood Independent Film Festival is sure to please. Get your tickets early.
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Tickets for the Staged Reading of
Other Desert Cities
by Jon Robin Baitz and directed by Judie Hanel

Other Desert Cities by Jon Robin Baitz and directed by Judie Hanel is a play about a daughter returning for a Christmas gathering after writing a tell-all book about a family secret. Other Desert Cities is a searing comedy with banter that dazzles and decimates.

Theatre Roadtrip to OSF Returns…
June 2014 

Join Columbia Center for the Arts as we travel to Ashland, Oregon June 27th-30th 2014 to experience the Oregon Shakespeare Festival! See three great performances, stay at the lovely Ashland Springs Hotel and travel by private coach.
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