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July 2018 calendar

SUNDAY, JULY 1
    Boys Camp, first of five consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp and Conference Center, 18705 Hwy 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org
MONDAY, JULY 2
  7 p.m., Christian and country music singer Heather Layne in free concert, Pathway Church, 3848 N.E. Division St., Gresham 97030. The Nashville recording artist, in song,music, and testimonial, will tell a story of hope, healing and restoration from past abuse through Celebrate Recovery. 503-806-7521 or Marlon@Pathwaychurch.net
TUESDAY, JULY 3
    Adventist Horseman’s Association’s Cowboy Camp Meeting, Cabell Meadow in Oregon’s Grant County. adventisthorsemansassociation.weebly.com
INDEPENDENCE DAY
WEDNESDAY, JULY 4
    Independence Day.  Marking the nation’s 242nd birthday.  Some churches will sponsor special picnics or other gatherings.
    15th Annual Tilikum Trail Run, a fundraiser for camp scholarships, Camp Tilikum, 15321 N.E. North Valley Road, Newberg 97132. Adults can choose 5k run or 1 mile walk. Kids can choose the 5K run or the 1 mile fun run/walk. After the race, participants and their families can enjoy the scenic grounds and camp activities including a barbecue lunch, archery, swimming, canoeing, fishing, and the popular Big Swing. 503-538-2763 or camptilikum.org
THURSDAY, JULY 5
    Lutheran Women’s Missions League’s Oregon District Convention, first of four consecutive days, Macleay Conference Center,  2887 74th Ave. S.E. Salem 97301. 503-634-2485 or
nowlcms.org
    Girls Camp, first of five consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp and Conference Center, 18705 Hwy 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org
FRIDAY, JULY 6
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Helvetia Lavender Festival to support Samaritan Ministries’ outreach to widows and orphans in Ukraine and Malawi, first of three consecutive days, Helvetia Lavendar Festival, 12814 N.W. Bishop Road, Hillsboro 97124.  More than 20 artisan booths, live music, lavender distillation activities, lavender plant sales and more.   Helvetialavenderfarm.com
    Annual car show at Liberty Bible Church of the Nazarene, 12401 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98686. Free admission, raffles and free food. 360-574-9302 or lbnaz.org
    Introductory Camp for young children, first of five consecutive days, Camp White Branch, 61500 Old McKenzie Hwy., McKenzie Bridge 97413. $250, includes rafting.  1-877-822-3511 or campwhitebranch.org
    Southern Oregon Middle School Camp sponsored by the Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, first of four consecutive days, Sis-Q Meadows, 1000 Airport Drive, Cave Junction 97523.. $100.  oregonag.org/events/youth-camps
SATURDAY, JULY 7
    10 a.m. to 2 p.m., North Portland Compassion Mini-Clinic, free health clinic for low-income residents, New Columbia Education Center, inside New Columbia Apartments, 4625 N. Trenton St., Portland 97203. compassionconnect.com
    Christian Heritage of the Northwest Tour, at five historic memorial sites in the Salem area, time to be determined. Tours also offered July 28, Aug. 18 and Sept. 3 by Vaughn Longanecker.  $3 per adult, $10 per family, group rates available for 20 or more.  Other dates also available..  Two-hour presentations also available in Portland-Vancouver area for $55 and $95 for elsewhere in Oregon or Washington.  For local home and Christian schools fourth grade and up, one-hour presentation available for $45. 503-709-0779 or vaughnlonganecker@gmail.com
MONDAY, JULY 9
    Senior High Camp for ninth through 12th grades, first of three consecutive days, Camp White Branch, 61500 Old McKenzie Hwy., McKenzie Bridge 97413.  $165,  1-877-822-3511 or campwhitebranch.org
    Eastern Kids Camp for grades 2-6, sponsored by the Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, first of five consecutive days, Camp Elkanah, 49504 OR-244, La Grande 97850. $140 by June 21, $160 after that date.  oregonag.org/events/youth-camps
    5 to 9 p.m., High Power Sports Camp for ages 4 to 12, first of five consecutive evenings, Northside Community Church, 1800 N. Hoskins St., Newberg 97132.  Soccer, basketball, cheer and “Team 45” for 4- and 5-year-olds. $50; multiple child discounts available. 503-538-0440 or heather@northsidenewberg.org
TUESDAY, JULY 10
    Creation science family camp, first of four consecutive days, Ochoco Christian Conference Center, 33051 N.E. Ochoco Hwy., Prineville 97754.  Sponsored by Glen’s Hands-On Gizmos and Family Planted Family.  Focus fn this camp is on rocks, minerals and fossils. www.glensgizmos.com/family-outdoor-schools.html
THURSDAY, JULY 12
    Hispanic Camp Meeting sponsored by Oregon Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, first of three consecutive days, Gladstone Park Conference Center, 19500 Oatfield Road, Gladstone 97027. 503-850-3500 or oregonconference.org
FRIDAY, JULY 13
    Southern Oregon High School Camp sponsored by the Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, first of four consecutive days, Sis-Q Meadows, 1000 Airport Drive, Cave Junction 97523.. $100.  oregonag.org/events/youth-camps
    7 p.m., Liberty Quartet in concert, Lynchwood Church of God, 3818 S.E. 174th Ave., Portland 97236. No ticket required; freewill offering taken. southerngospelpdx.com
SATURDAY, JULY 14
    10 a.m., Free open house at Medical Teams International’s Real Life Exhibit, at the agency’s headquarters, 14150 S.W. Milton Court, Tigard 97225. 503-624-1000 or medicalteams.org
    Northwest Baptist Convention’s Centrifuge camp for youth, first of six consecutive days, Aldersgate Camp and Conference Center, 7790 Marion Road S.E., Turner 97392.  www.nwbaptist.org/event/centrifuge-2018/
SUNDAY, JULY 15
    Tween Camp, first of six consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp and Conference Center, 18705 Hwy 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org
MONDAY, JULY 16
    10th annual Golf-2-Give Tournament to benefit My Father’s House shelter of Gresham, Willamette Valley Country Club, 900 Country Club Place, Canby 97013. 503-492-3046 or www.familyshelter.org
    Junior Camp for fifth and sixth grades, first of five consecutive days, Camp White Branch, 61500 Old McKenzie Hwy., McKenzie Bridge 97413.  $180,  1-877-822-3511 or campwhitebranch.org
    9 a.m. to noon, Camp Horizon for first through sixth grades, Horizon Community Church main campus, 23370 S.W. Boones Ferry Road, Tualatin 97062.  Music, drama, art and games.  www.horizoncommunity.church/camphorizon
    Eastern Youth Camp sponsored by the Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, first of five consecutive days, Camp Elkanah, 49504 OR-244, La Grande 97850. $140 by June 28, $160 after that date.  oregonag.org/events/youth-camps
TUESDAY, JULY 17
    Gladstone Camp Meeting sponsored by Oregon Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, first of five consecutive days, Gladstone Park Conference Center, 19500 Oatfield Road, Gladstone 97027. 503-850-3500 or oregonconference.org
THURSDAY, JULY 19
    7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.,  Design Science Association hike in Loowit and Step canyons on Mount St. Helens, starting with carpooling from the Science House at Multnomah University, 8435 N.E.Glisan St, Portland 97220. Keith Swenson, professor of natural sciences at Multnomah, will lead this outing, which is a total 11-mile hike.  Suggested donation $15 per individual or $25 per family. Register at khswenson@live.com
SATURDAY, JULY 21
    8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Compassion Vancouver Heights free health clinic for low-income residents, Columbia Presbyterian Church, 805 Columbia Ridge Drive, Vancouver, Wash. 98664. compassionconnect.com
    9 a.m., Design Science Association monthly meeting, Greater Portland Bible Church, 2374 S.W. Vermont St., Portland 97219.  Jerry Bergman will speak on “C.S. Lewis, the Anti-Darwinist.”  503-544-3255 or www.DesignScienceNW.org
    Christian Game Developers Conference, first of three consecutive days, Multnomah University, 8435 N.E. Glisan St, Portland 97220. cgdc.org
    10:30 a.m. 5o 4 p.m., 100th anniversary celebration at Twin Rocks Friends Camp and Conference Center, 18705 Hwy. 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  Includes a salmon bake, camp activities, a living history museum, testimonials from Twin Rocks campers from over the decades, and more. 503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org/centennial
    Timberline Challenge, a fundraising event for the Design Science Association, on the Timberline Trail around Mount Hood.  This is a hiking relay race consisting of five legs, varying in length fro 3.7 miles to 11.6  miles, over which two members from each team will hike as quickly as possible.  Goal is to complete the entire 41-mile course within 16 hours.   www.TimberlineChallenge.com
    45th annual Northwest Christian Camp for the Deaf sponsored by Gospel Ministries for the Deaf, first of seven consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp and Conference Center, 18705 Hwy. 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136 503-390-2433 or 360-771-9511.
    2 to 7 p.m., Gospel Bluegrass Music Festival  to benefit the James 2 Community Kitchen in Dallas, Faith Evangelical Free Church, 2290 E. Ellendale Ave., Dallas 97338. Participating bands include Heaven Bound, Highway Home, Red Diesel, Jericho Road, Dekum Duet and Halfway Home.  sra97304@aol.com or 503-983-4973.
    6 p.m.,  The Rykert Trio in Southern Gospel conceert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beavercreek 97004.  Free admission; freewill offering taken. southerngospelpdx.com
SUNDAY, JULY 22
    Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends, first of five consecutive days, George Fox University, Newberg.  Theme is “Jesus – The Light of the World.” Speaking Monday and Tuesday evenings is Matthew Cork, superintendent of Evangelical Friends Church Southwest and senior pastor of Friends Church of Yorba Linda, Calif., and speaking Wednesday evening is George Fox President Robin Baker.  Nwfriends.org
MONDAY, JULY 23
    6:30 a.m.., KPDQ and 104.1 The Fish present the Pastors Masters golf tournament, Langdon Farms Golf Club, 24377 NE Airport Rd No. 1, Aurora 97002. Starts with continental breakfast at 6:30 followed by tee-off at 7:45 a.m. for 18 holes of golf. http://kpdq.com/content/station-events
    8:30 a.m. to noon, Corban University Theatre Camp for grades 4-12, first day of two consecutive weeks, (Mondays through Fridays), on the university campus, 5000 Deer Park Drive S.E., Salem 97317.  Theme this year is “Open Roads, Open Doors.”  For both beginning and experienced actors.  Vocal development, costuming, set painting, and acting taught by accomplished theatre practitioners.  Includes showcase recital Aug. 4. $150 by June 22, $175 after that date. Full and partial scholarship available.  Inside.corban.edu/theatre/camp
TUESDAY, JULY 24
    Creation science family camp, first of four consecutive days, Ochoco Christian Conference Center, 33051 N.E. Ochoco Hwy., Prineville 97754.  Sponsored by Glen’s Hands-On Gizmos and Family Planted Family.  Focus fn this camp is on the flora and fauna of the high desert. www.glensgizmos.com/family-outdoor-schools.html
WEDNESDAY, JULY 25
    7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.,  Design Science Association hike on the Harmony Trail to Spirit Lake on Mount St. Helens, starting with carpooling from the Science House at Multnomah University, 8435 N.E.Glisan St, Portland 97220. Keith Swenson, professor of natural sciences at Multnomah, will lead this outing, which is a 2.5-mile round trip hike. Suggested donation $15 per individual or $25 per family. Register at khswenson@live.com
    Western Youth Camp sponsored by the Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, first of four consecutive days, Faith Christian Center, 1049 N.E. 11th St., Bend 97701.  $100 by July 5, $120 after that date.  oregonag.org/events/youth-camps
THURSDAY, JULY 26
    7 p.m., Fourth annual Reformation Summit, first of three consecutive days, Jesus Pursuit Church, 2110 Santiam Hwy SE, Albany 97322. Continues 10 a.m and 2 and 7 p.m. Both Saturday and Sunday.  Speakers Harold Eberle, Hugh Halter, Denny Cline and Jake Hamilton. $35 advance, $50 at the door.  541-924-0883 or  jesuspursuit.org
    Wiconi Living Waters Family Camp and Richard Twiss Memorial Powwow, first of four consecutive days, Aldersgate Conference Center and Campground, 7790 Marion Road S.E., Turner 97392. Drumming, dancing elder’s stories, traditional arts and crafts and family fun. 360-546-1867 or www.wiconi.com
FRIDAY, JULY 27
    (through August 5), Journey Theater Arts Group presents the musical Beauty and the Beast, Washburn Performing Arts Center at Washougal High School,  1201 39th St. Washougal, WA 98671
    Rock the Church Northwest festival, first of two consecutive days, Willis D. Tucker Amphitheater & Spray Park, 6705 Puget Park Drive, Snohomish, Wash. 98296. 425-308-3652 or www.rockthechurchnw.com
    Love for Israel Conference sponsored by Heritage House Ministries, first of three consecutive days, Heathman Lodge, 7801 N.E. Greenwood Drive, Vancouver, Wash. 98662.  Theme this year is “Signs of the Times.” Keynote speakers are Eddie Chumney of Hebraic Heritage and Bill Cloud of Shoreshim Ministries.  Also music by Lenny and Varda Harris, dance ministry from Teresa Bates and Ralph and Mindy Seta and worship led by Dorcas Smith.  360-834-0910 or love-4-israel.com.
SATURDAY, JULY 28
      9 a.m., Monthly free breakfast, First A.M.E. Zion Church,  4304 N. Vancouver Ave, Portland 97217.  Free clothing also available. 503-206-4135.
    9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., David Douglas Compassion Mini-Clinic, free health clinic for low-income residents, Eastside Free Methodist Church, 650 S.E. 139th Ave, Portland 97233. compassionconnect.com
    Christian Heritage of the Northwest Tour, at five historic memorial sites in the Salem area, time to be determined. Tours also offered Aug. 18 and Sept. 3 by Vaughn Longanecker.  $3 per adult, $10 per family, group rates available for 20 or more.  Other dates also available..  Two-hour presentations also available in Portland-Vancouver area for $55 and $95 for elsewhere in Oregon or Washington.  For local home and Christian schools fourth grade and up, one-hour presentation available for $45. 503-709-0779 or vaughnlonganecker@gmail.com
    CityFest with Andrew Palau, PK Park in Eugene. Www.palaufestivals.org/eugene
    Noon to 8 p.m., Northwest Christian Music Festival, Monteith River Park, Albany.   Sponsored by Crabtree Christian Church and One Truth Productions. (check to see whether Www.nwchristianmusicfestival.com is working).  davenolte76@yahoo.com
    5 to 8 p.m.,  Date Night PDX comedy night with Kristen and Danny Adams presenting “Laughter is Good Medicine,’ and Jim and Carol with Acts of Renewal, Rolling Hills Community Church, 3550 S.W. Borland Road, Tualatin 97062.  Sponsored by Every Marriage Matters.  $15.  tomdressel@comcast.net or www.DateNightPDX.org
MONDAY, JULY 30
    Middle School Camp for seventh and eighth grades, first of five consecutive days, Camp White Branch, 61500 Old McKenzie Hwy., McKenzie Bridge 97413.  $205,  1-877-822-3511 or campwhitebranch.org
    Youth Camp sponsored by Horizon Community Church of Tualatin, first of four consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp, 18705 U.S. Hwy. 101, Rockaway Beach 97136. $315.  horizoncommunity church/youthcamp
    Summer Family Camp with Doug Easterday, first of five consecutive days, Christian Renewal Center, 22444 North Fork Road S.E., Silverton 97381.    Easterday  teaches nationally and internationally on The Father Heart of God, Raising Godly Children, Motivational Gifting, Leadership Principles, and Becoming a Mature Christian. Easterday serves on the Pastoral staff of Christ’s Center Church. Suggested Donation: $220/Adult, $110/ ages 7-12, $55/ages 4-6, Ages 3 and= younger are free. Christianrenewalcenter.org