Thrift stores have a great variety of back-to-school choices for kids that can often save hundreds of dollars! Today Goodwill shares some excellent and fashionable deals for fall.
Starting September 7th, middle school youth in Springfield can check out the new "Two50" recreation center at Willamalane. There they will find new furniture and high definition gaming setups! The rock wall and sport courts are also open for after-school fun.
There is a growing need for volunteer tutors to assist grade-school children with reading and other basic skills. The time commitment is small and the rewards are great. Oasis matches children and tutors and endeavors to encourage a love of reading.
An upcoming fun run benefits the city of Refuge in the Congo, and participation helps provide a brighter future for Congo's children. Runners are eligible for prizes! To register or for more information, visit City of Refuge International.
Fall is around the corner, and children may need up to date immunizations to attend school. Help, immunizations, student physicals, etc. are available at Community Health Centers of Lane Co. or by calling 541-682-3550. Assistance in Spanish is also available.
It is time for the Eugene Celebration; enjoy music and fun for the whole family. For more information please visit eugenecelebration.com.
Today Rich Walk, "Mr Tailgater", is here with some great ideas and recipes to help improve your tailgating party.
Today Shelley talks with Courtney Whittington, 4th Grade Teacher at Connections Academy, and Kim Guy, a parent of home schooled children, about alternatives to Public Schools.
In today's Medical Monday Interview Shelley and Nancy NesSmith discuss dealing with the elderly with cognitive issues.
The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art is currently highlighting the the art of Oregon native David McCosh. Curator Danielle Knapp has stopped by to tell us all about it.
If you like Classic cars then you should head out to Cottage Grove this weekend for the Concours D'Elegance at the Village Green Resort and Gardens. Tickets are only $5. For more information please visit cottagegroveconcours.org.
Today Shelley checks in with the students that participated in the Eugene/Chinju sister City Student Exchange program, both the kids from Eugene and the kids from Korea. For more information about the exchange program please visit www.eugene-chinju.org.
When our troops come home after serving our country, there are big changes in their lives. Changes that can take an enormous toll on not only their lives but also the lives of those around them.
Opthamologist Dan Bustos M.D. shares some reasons why an eye exam might be a good idea for your child before school starts.
Diana Learner is back with some colorful flowers of differing heights.