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Pajama Bowl

Don’t miss the Sleep Country Foster Kids Pajama Bowl, Sunday, April 27th at Big Al’s in Beaverton. You’ll help provide local foster kids with important services and little extras. You could even win a new Simmons Beautyrest mattress from Sleep Country! It’s the most fun you’ll have helping local foster kids. Sign up at sleepcountry.com!

March for Babies

Join March of Dimes for the annual March for Babies on Saturday, April 26th! We’re taking part in the walk that saves babies from premature birth and birth defects. They’ll be the easiest steps you and your family will ever take. You’ll have fun, too! Millions of people across the nation will be walking to support March of Dimes research and programs to give babies in our community a healthy start in life. Find the walk closest to you and register today by clicking here

Outnumber Hunger!

For 1 in 6 Americans, hunger is a reality. Right now, nearly 13 million families in America are struggling with hunger. You can help by simply entering codes from specially-marked General Mills products--including Cheerios, Yoplait, and Nature Valley--at OutnumberHunger.com, you can help Feeding America secure five meals for your local food bank! Look for specially-marked packages of General Mills products featuring Florida Georgia Line, as well as an Outnumber Hunger code. For every code entered online by January 31st, 2015, $0.55 will be donated to Feeding America up to a maximum total donation of $1,200,000. General Mills has already donated $600,000 and will donate up to an additional $600,000 based on online code entry and other consumer actions. It takes a Big Machine to Outnumber Hunger!

Rock N' Roll Half Marathon

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Portland Half Marathon will be racing through Portland on May 18, 2014. Whether you run, walk, volunteer, or cheer - the race has something for you. Rock bands every mile and hundreds of spirited cheerleaders keep you rockin’ from start to finish through the City of Roses. Click here for race details!

Take a Soldier Fishing

Volunteer to take veterans, active duty military and their immediate family members for a day of fishing on Saturday, May 31st at Henry Hagg Lake! It will be a fun-packed filled day of fishing honoring our veterans and active duty military representatives for their service to our nation. Snacks and beverages will be supplied and lunch provided between 11:30 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. Day fishing license provided for those who need them--click here for more info.

Clark Public Utilities Annual Home & Garden Idea Fair

Enjoy a weekend of free, family-friendly activities and demonstrations featuring ideas for enhancing your home, yard, and garden, presented by Clark Public Utilities! Kick-off the spring gardening and home improvement season with this local, annual tradition on April 25th and 26th from 9am - 6pm and April 27th from 10am to 5pm! The event will take place at Clark County Event Center located at 17402 NE Delfel Road Ridgefield, WA 98642 just off of exit #9 from I-5. While this event is free, organizers encourage canned food donations for local food banks! For more information please click here.

Urban League of Portland's Career Fair

The Urban League of Portland Announces its 21st Annual Career Connections Job Fair Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Double Tree Hotel at 1000 NE Multnomah St, Portland from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Featuring employers from health care; retail; construction; government; non-profit; corporate sectors and more. Bring your resumes and dress to impress! The Urban League of Portland’s Career Connections Job Fair is a wonderful branding and exposure opportunity and a great way for companies to meet and recruit highly qualified candidates!

Family Dogs New Life Shelter Benefit Gala

Family Dogs New Life Shelter in Milwaukie is celebrating 10 years and 10,000 dogs adopted! Their 2014 fundraising gala is going to be an amazing night and will be held on Sunday, May 4th at Castaway, 1900 NW 18th Avenue, Portland 97209. Tickets are $80 in advance and include live music, a delicious dinner and wine, cash bar, live and silent auction and the premiere of "Finding Love, Giving Life" -- a documentary about the amazing work of Family Dogs New Life Shelter in our community. Click here for tickets and more information.

Strike Out Cancer

Strike Out Cancer is a youth softball tournament benefiting the Children's Cancer Association and the Leukemia Lymphoma Society, and is being held April 26th & 27th at Wallace Marine Park in Salem. Along with a great day of softball for regional 12-and-under teams, there will also be a kids fair with face painting, balloon animals by Twisty & Friends, arts & crafts tables hosted by Michael's, a cake walk, and silent auction. Survivors of leukemia, lymhoma, myeloma, or childhood cancers are encouraged to come out and claim a survivor t-shirt and act as honorary pitchers. Click here for more information about the tournament.

Something Grand

Experience "Something Grand" - a Saturday matinee concert featuring ten sensational pianists performing on ten grand pianos on the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall stage! Join select performers from the "Ten Grands" concert series, as well as extraordinary young protégés from around the Portland Metro area, and support Salvation Army after-school music programs. Click here to buy tickets and learn more. 

Cover Oregon Downtown Event

Apply for health insurance at the Cover Oregon event downtown tomorrow from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Get help from an agent, and get your plan on the spot. At the Small Business Administration: 601 SW 2nd Ave in Portland. Visit coveroregon.com for more info. 

Connections Expo

Thinking about retirement? Looking for resources for parents? All ages are welcome to attend the Connections Expo Sunday, May 18, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Vancouver Hilton Convention Center at 301 W 6th Street. Encounter exciting services, ideas and resources for your active, independent lifestyle! Enter to win a grand prize trip, catch a fashion show, get a free health screening and more. For more information, call 360-735-3683 or click here.

Catwalk for Water

The Aveda Institute of Portland is holding a charity event, Catwalk for Water, on Thursday, April 17th, at 6:30 pm and 8:30 pm. The theme of the show is “art,” with four categories inspired by Warhol, Picasso, Dali and Monet. All of the work featured is done by students, so this event is great support for them as well! Tickets are $20 each and can be purchased online from Aveda’s website (via PayPal) or by stopping by the Aveda Institute of Portland at 325 NW 13th Ave. All proceeds benefit Columbia River Keepers. If you cannot attend the event but still want to donate, click here or come in on April 8th and have any salon, spa or nail service done (all money will be donated!) 

Senior Citizen Prom

West Linn HIgh school is holding a free senior citizen prom for the community on Saturday, April 19th. Drinks and appetizers will be provided, and the West Linn High School Jazz Band will be playing for your enjoyment.

Portland's Largest Garage Sale

Portland’s LARGEST Garage Sale is coming to the Portland EXPO Center Saturday, April 19th. Come buy or sell treasures: antiques, collectibles, jewelry, furniture, tools electronics, books, clothing, sporting goods and much more. There's something for everyone! Click here for more information.

Boot Scootin' Banr Dance & BBQ to Benefit Meals on Wheels

Get your boot scoot on at the 2ns Annual Boot Scootin' Barn Dance & BBQ to benefit Meals on Wheels, happening Saturday, April 26th from 5-8 p.m. at the Juanita Paul Center, 8513 SW Tualatin Rd in Tualatin. Tickets are $25 and include live country music from Panther Creek, line dance lessons, and a barbeque dinner with ribs, chicken, sides, and dessert. Click here for more info and tickets.

Newberg Volunteer Fire Dept Pancake Breakfast

It's time again for the Newberg Volunteer Fire Department's Annual All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast! Held Sunday, May 4th, from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Newberg Fire Station 20 on the corner of 2nd and Blaine St. Proceeds from the event support the fire department's activities and charity efforts, such as the Toy & Joy Program. 

Fences For Fido Fundraiser Gala

Fences For Fido has unchained over 700 dogs in the past 5 years since a few friends formed the group around a kitchen table back in 2009. Come help them celebrate and raise money to continue their amazing work of building fences free of charge for dogs & their families at their "Our Kitchen Table" Gala Fundraiser on Saturday, May 17th at 6 P.M. at Castaway in Portland. Click here for more info and tickets.

Become an intern for The Wolf!

You love listening to The Wolf, but how would you like to work for The Wolf? We are looking for fun, outgoing, energetic college students that are currently enrolled in a program to intern for The Wolf! Click here to apply!

Connect With the Community on Metroscope

Metroscope is Entercom Radio’s locally produced public affairs radio show. The show has been informing the Portland metropolitan community for over 25 years and is hosted by Ted Douglass. Local newsmakers,experts on topics of current interest, the arts and popular culture are interviewed and broadcast on 99.5 The Wolf every Sunday evening at 10pm. Click here for more information on the show, podcasts of the show, or if you have an idea or topic for a future show.

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