A trolley at Powerland Heritage Park. (Saphara Harrell/Salem Reporter)


Need something fixed? Head over to the Pringle Creek Park Community Hall from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. for help repairing items like tools, knives, computers, jewelry and bikes. 606 Church St. S.E.

More info can be found on the event’s Facebook page.



Youth across the world are taking a stand against the climate crisis and Salem’s young people are joining them during the Salem Oregon Climate Strike.  On Friday, rally-goers will gather on the Oregon State Capitol to demand a Green New Deal, a halt to fossil fuel infrastructure projects and a declaration of a national emergency on climate change.

From 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. there will be speakers and rallying. 900 Court St. N.E. More info can be found on Facebook.


Mill City is celebrating its 100 year anniversary Saturday with live music, a Big Foot appearance and community photo shoot.

The celebration is also highlighting the $8.2 million grant the city was awarded to restore the historic walking bridge in town. Earlier this year, the city held a photo contest. The winners will be awarded this weekend.

From 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Bootleg Jam Bluegrass Band will perform. The event takes place at the corner of 1st Avenue and Wall Street in Mill City from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More info is on the Mill City website.

Powerland Heritage Park is known for its displays of antique machinery, but this Saturday it will be the site of a wine, beer and spirits tasting event. Oregon wineries, breweries and distilleries will be giving tasters from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the Hops and Vines event. Tickets cost $22 per person.  3995 Brooklake Rd N.E. More info can be found on the Antique Powerland website.

Have a tip? Contact reporter Saphara Harrell at 503-549-6250, [email protected] or @daisysaphara.