North Plains National Night Out

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
6:00 PM

Please join the North Plains Police and others as we celebrate a united community opposed to crime and drug abuse. This celebration is a positive way to support local law enforcement agencies. Demonstrations of police and other emergency service vehicles; bicycle rodeo where kids can test their safe riding skills; a bike helmet give away; activities for kids including face painting and coloring; free hot dogs, drinks and cake. Read more

Hampton Lumber Sawmill Tour


Hampton Lumber
Community Tour of the Sawmill
Friday, July 21, 2017
9:00 AM TO 11:00 AM

Hampton Lumber purchased the Banks sawmill in August 2016. After a brief closure to make infrastructure updates to improve safety, efficiency, and optimization, the mill reopened last February and our Banks team is looking forward to introducing the community to the new operation.  Read more

Forest Grove Iron & Industrial Supply Open House


Tuesday, July 25, 2017
5:00 PM TO 7:00 PM

Stop in for a tour of our facility and a demonstration of our Water-jet cutter. Beer, wine and light appetizers will be provided. The Chamber’s Wayfinding Sign Project includes a train engine which will be cut by the water-jet, so come and see how it will be done. 2617 23rd Ave, Forest Grove 503-359-3544. 

FGIIS Open House

IMN Presents “1944”


Abbey Creek Winery Tasting Room
Friday, July 21, 2017
6:00 PM TO 9:00 PM (Adults Only)

Please join us to see a free screening of “1944” brought to you by the North Plains Public Library, the Oregon Cultural Trust and Abbey Creek Winery.  Estonian and Finnish with English subtitles. Color: 100 minutes running time. Read more

FC West Youth Soccer Registration

It’s time to register for 2017 Fall Recreational Soccer!
This is a recreational league open to all U6-U14 players regardless of experience. Practices will begin mid-August and league games will be played on Saturdays starting after Labor Day. The U6 and U8 teams will play games in Forest Grove area against other FC West teams. The U6 teams will include boys and girls. The price for registering on a U6/U8 team is $80 and includes a uniform. U9-U14 teams will be playing in the Tualatin Youth Soccer League and will be traveling for half of their games. The price for registering on a U9-U14 team is $98. Go to to register.

45th Annual Concours D’Elegance

Rotary Club of Forest Grove
45th Annual Forest Grove Concours D’Elegance
Sunday, July 16 at 8:30 am to 4:30 pm


Attend the longest-running Concours d’Elegance in the Pacific Northwest and enjoy more than 300 classic cars on the tree-shaded campus of Pacific University. Also enjoy live music, a beer garden, a wine pavilion and fine food.
All proceeds benefit Rotary Club Foundation Community Service projects. for times and events.

Growing Herbs!

Growing Herbs!
Presented by North Plains Public Library
Saturday, June  24 at 9:30 am

North Plains Library is proud to present the first in our series of Culinary Literacy events! OSU Extension Service Master Gardener, Sandy Japely will share the tips, techniques and plant recommendations for starting your own herb garden.
North Plains Public Library, 31311 NW Commercial Street, North Plains.

Flag Day

Flag Day
Honoring Old Glory and Flag Retirement
Wednesday, June 14 at 11:00 am

All in the Hillsboro area are invited to join Donelson Funeral Chapel and Fir Lawn Memorial Park for a special event to honor Old Glory.

Activities will include a flag retirement ceremony, refreshments, and presentation by Martin J. Ryan V.F.W. Post 2666 and local Boy Scouts. Flags ready for retirement may be dropped off at the funeral home, 1070 W. Main Street, or at the V.F.W. Post at 310 SW Walnut Street.

Please call 503-640-2277 for more information.

Annual Steak Feed

Rotary Club of Forest Grove 
Annual Steak Feed
Friday, June 9 at 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Pacific University Campus-Washburne Hall, Forest Grove.
Choice New York Steak with all the Trimmings!
Wine and Beer Featuring David Hill Vineyard and Waltz Brewing.
$16 per person.
Buy from any Rotary Club Member of at ACE Hardware, Van Dyke’s Appliance, News-Times or Chamber Office.
All proceeds benefit Rotary Youth Exchange Program.