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Mendonholm Villa and Charles Glafke

A month ago the Oak Grove Observer posted a photo of “Mendonholm Villa”, once a stately residence in Oak Grove owned by C. E. Glafke. Though the original property has recently been developed with numerous homes, the house still exists … Continue reading

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End of the Oatfield Legacy

During the week prior to Christmas, the 1903 Phil Oatfield house on Oatfield Rd. succumbed to the wrecking ball. After 114 years of being a home for the Oatfields and subsequent families the historic building was demolished as a result … Continue reading

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OLHD December Meeting

THURSDAY DEC. 14th 7:00 P.M. Oak Lodge Water Services Bldg. 14496 S.E. River Rd. @ Maple St. Greetings: Based on last month’s vote to limit the number of meetings we will hold in 2018 our December meeting will be the … Continue reading

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OLHD November 2017 Meeting

Greetings: Our November meeting will be a continuation of our October “Annual Meeting” when we re-elected our Treasurer and solicited nominations for Chair and Co-Chair. Thus far no one has come forward to serve as Chair or Co-chair and we … Continue reading

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OLHD October 2017 General Meeting

THURSDAY OCT. 12th Oak Lodge Water Services Bldg. 14496 S.E. River Rd. @ Maple 7:00 P.M.​ Greetings: As announced in early September, OLHD’s September meeting was substituted by “Reminiscing the Past and Assisting the Future” — a joint program with Metro … Continue reading

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Genealogy at Oak Lodge Library has started up again!

Conducted by Laurel Smith from the Genealogical Forum of Oregon, this series of Beginner’s Genealogy classes will help anyone wanting to do their family genealogy get started, and will open the doors to an exciting adventure of discovering your family’s … Continue reading

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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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