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July 2021 in-person events

INDEPENDENCE DAY
SUNDAY, JULY 4
    Independence Day.  Celebrating America’s 145th birthday.  Most churches will have observances.
    10 a.m., Liberty Quartet in concert, Geiser Pollman Park, 1723 Madison St., Baker City 97814. libertyquartet.com
    Family Conference with Josh White, first of seven consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center. White is the founding pastor of Door of Hope Church in Portland and currently serves there as the vision and teaching Pastor. He also is the founder of Deeper Well Records.   1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
MONDAY, JULY 5
    Summer Family Camp,  first of six consecutive days, Christian Renewal Center, 22444 North Fork Road S.E., Silverton 97381. 503-873-6743 or christianrenewalcenter.org
WEDNESDAY, JULY 7
    8:30 a.m., Creation Encounter’s Mount St. Helens East Side Tour, meeting in the rest area in “downtown” Cougar, Wash.  Highlight will be a round-trip hike on the Harmony Trail to Spirit Lake. Suggested donation $15 individual or $25 family.  $5 forest pass also required.  creationencounter.com
FRIDAY, JULY 9
    10 a.m., David’s Tent annual prayer emphasis on the Oregon State Capitol Mall, first of three consecutive days. Nonstop prayer and worship continues until 8 p.m. Sunday. 503-589-9176 or info@salemhouseofprayer.org
SUNDAY, JULY 11
    Family Conference with A.J. Swoboda, first of seven consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center. Swoboda is associate professor of Bible, theology, and World Christianity at Bushnell University in Eugene. He also leads a doctor of ministry program around the Holy Spirit and leadership at Fuller Seminary. He also served for 10 years as the lead pastor at Theophilus, an urban church in Portland. He has written books on ecological theology, pentecostal studies, and Christian living.   1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    6 p.m. Liberty Quartet in concert, Lynchwood Church of God, 3818 S.E. 174th St., Portland 97236.. libertyquartet.com
MONDAY, JULY 12
    Junior Camp for fifth and sixth grades, sponsored by the Churches of God (Anderson, Ind.) of Oregon and Southwest Washington, first of five consecutive days, Camp White Branch,  61500 McKenzie Hwy, McKenzie Bridge 97413  orwacog.org
    Summer Family Camp, first of six consecutive days, Christian Renewal Center, 22444 North Fork Road S.E., Silverton 97381. 503-873-6743 or christianrenewalcenter.org
    Eastern Oregon Youth Camp sponsored by Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, first of five consecutive days, Camp Elkanah, 49504 OR-244, La Grande 97850.  Theme is “Get Ready for the Real Thing.” oregonag.org/events/youth-camp
SATURDAY, JULY 17
    9 a.m. Walk for Hope and Fun Run to benefit Union Gospel Mission of Salem and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the mission’s new 50,000 square-foot, 300-bed men’s facility, 777 Commercial St. N.E., Salem 97301.   Also live music, vendors, tours of the new building, lunch and kids activities. The 5k/10k Walk for Hope is at 9 a.m., ribbon cutting is at 10:30 a.m.  The Walk for Hope and Fun Run is $20 for ages 13 and older, $15 for ages 5 to 12, and free for younger than 5. ugmsalem.org
    10 a.m., Annual business meeting for the Churches of Go (Anderson, Ind.) of Oregon and Southwest Washington, Oak Park Church of God, 2990 Lancaster Drive N.E.., Salem 97305. orwacog.org
SUNDAY, JULY 18
    Family Conference with Dennis Keating,  first of seven consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center. Keating served 40 years as a pastor at Emmanuel Faith Community Church in Escondido, Calif. He founded and leads Grateful Shepherd Ministries, which is focused upon providing help and leadership for pastors and churches. He received his master of divinity degree from Talbot Seminary in 1979. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
MONDAY, JULY 19
    Middle School Camp for seventh and eighth grades sponsored by the Churches of God (Anderson, Ind.) of Oregon and Southwest Washington, first of five consecutive days, Camp White Branch, 61500 McKenzie Hwy, McKenzie Bridge 97413  orwacog.org
    Eastern Oregon Kids Camp sponsored by Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, first of four consecutive days, Camp Elkanah, 49504 OR-244, La Grande 97850.  Theme is “Jungle Tour.” oregonag.org/events/kids-camp
FRIDAY, JULY 23
    Intro Camp for second and third graders and their parents sponsored by the Churches of God (Anderson, Ind.) of Oregon and Southwest Washington, first of  three consecutive days, Camp White Branch,  61500 McKenzie Hwy, McKenzie Bridge 97413  orwacog.org
SUNDAY, JULY 25
    Family Conference with Jim Burns and Gary Gaddini,  first of seven consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  Burns is the president of HomeWord and executive director of the HomeWord Center for Youth and Family at Azusa Pacific University.He primarily writes and speaks on the values of HomeWord which are: strong marriages, confident parents, empowered kids, and healthy leaders. Gaddini has been lead pastor of Peninsula Covenant Church in Redwood City, Calif, since 2003.  He previously worked for 21 years in student and family ministries. He earned his master of divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, IL, in 1997. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
MONDAY, JULY 26
    8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.,  Annual Summer Theatre Camp for fourth through 12 grades sponsored by Corban University Theatre Department, first day of two consecutive weeks, on the university campus, 5000 Deer Park Drive S.E., Salem 97317.  Theme is “Whimsy, Wisdom and Wonder.” During the same hours each day, with an additional extended dress rehearsal on Aug. 5 and culminating in a recital Aug. 7.  Registration deadline is July 1.  Full and partial scholarships available; applications for scholarships must be submitted by Jun15 for consideration.
    Senior High Retreat for ninth through 12th grades sponsored by the Churches of God (Anderson, Ind.) of Oregon and Southwest Washington, first of five consecutive days, Camp White Branch,   61500 McKenzie Hwy, McKenzie Bridge 97413  orwacog.org
WEDNESDAY, JULY 28
    Central Oregon Youth Camp sponsored by Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, first of five consecutive days, Faith Christian Center, 1049 N.E. 11th St. Bend, 97701. Theme is “Get Ready for the Real Thing.” oregonag.org/events/
youth-camp
SATURDAY, JULY 31
    6 p.m., Date Night PDX comedy event, featuring Acts of Renewal, Rolling Hills Community Church, 3550 S.W. Borland Road Tualatin 97062.   swinstead@mac.com or 503-969-8333.