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OLHD featured in this week’s Clackamas Review

The recent ‘Reminiscing the Past and Assisting the Future’ event on Sept. 12 at the Rose Villa Performing Arts Center got a positive and lengthy write-up in the Clackamas Review this week.  Thanks to everyone who participated in this well-attended event!

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Tonight: “Reminiscing the Past” – a substitute for OLHD’s regular meeting

NO REGULAR OLHD MEETING THIS MONTH ​Instead, OLHD is excited to be celebrating the end of summer with a community gathering at Rose Villa on Tuesday, Sept. 12th. Please join us at Rose Villa for “Reminiscing the Past and Assisting … Continue reading

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“Reminiscing the Past and Assisting the Future”

MARK YOUR CALENDAR TUESDAY, SEPT. 12TH 6:30 — 9:00 PM ROSE VILLA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER 13505 SE River Rd OLHD is proud to announce a joint history project to be held on Sept. 12th. OLHD invites you, your families, community … Continue reading

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Oak Grove Trolley Trail Fest – – – – Five days and counting!

Greetings: The Oak Grove Fest is only five days away!!!!! Please join us for music, eats, games, beer, and more – – and learn about the history of our old Trolley line from Motorman Keith.

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Oak Grove Trolley Trail Fest – July 15th

Oak Grove Trolley Trail Fest Saturday, July 15th from 12 noon to 4pm on Oak Grove Blvd (between the United Methodist Church on Rupert St and the Trolley Trail at Arista Ave) The Oak Lodge History Detectives will be participating … Continue reading

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In memory of Jim Tompkins

The Oak Lodge History Detectives is saddened by the recent news of the passing of Jim Tompkins the weekend of June 3rd. Jim was well known throughout the heritage community for his teachings, publications and classes on Oregon history. Jim … Continue reading

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OLHD June 2017 Meeting

THURSDAY JUNE 8th 7:00 P.M.​ OAK LODGE WATER SERVICES OFFICES​​ 14496 SE River Rd. @ Maple St. ​Greetings: Our last meeting before the summer break will be on June 8th. In addition to reviewing recent history-related events and efforts we … Continue reading

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URGENT: National Preservation Month!

AN URGENT REQUEST BY THE OAK LODGE HISTORY DETECTIVES Call to Action – Email Letters to Ask for Historic Preservation on ERC Property in Jennings Lodge May is National Preservation Month! An opportunity has presented itself to ask that some … Continue reading

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OLHD May 2017 Meeting

THURSDAY MAY 11th 7:00 P.M. OAK LODGE WATER SERVICES OFFICES 14496 S.E. River Rd. @ Maple St. Greetings: Is it Spring yet? There are signs that the winter weather is behind us and Spring may have sprung. Lets keep our … Continue reading

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Oatfield House Demolition – Reprieve?

Greetings: Word has been received that the applicant, Paul Matveev, has WITHDRAWN his application to demolish the Historic Phil Oatfield house on Oatfield Rd. See the attached DECISION. The hearing on this application, before hearings officer Fred Wilson, was held … Continue reading

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