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August 2020 Update – Garden Home History Email.
Portland Golf Club by Joanne DeHaan, Remember the exterior murals on Scotty’s restaurant prior to its purchase by the Dugout?, Century Homes, John & Dawn, True Love, Thanks to other Garden Home History friends who are writing Garden Home memoirs.
July 2020 Update – Garden Home History Email.
The Hunt Club, “Memories of Horsing Around Years”, Baseball in Garden Home, Letha (Kidd) Lane and daughter Jacki (Lane) Wisher, History of the Alpenrose Dairy, History of the Portland Golf Club, New vintage photos of Whitney’s Cannery, Sale of the Alpenrose Dairy.
May 2020 Newsletter (PDF)
. 10th Anniversary of the Garden Home History Project, COVID19, Garden Home Cooks! display in the library display cabinet, 1936 aerial photograph updates, blooming of the Oleson Gardens, photos of the Garden Home History Project Board of Directors, excerpts from some of our favorite stories from the website, and Garden Home History Through The Years in photos.
November 2019 Newsletter (PDF)
. Preparing for the Holiday Bazaar, Grocery Store Closing, Hunt Club Childhood of Mike Norris, M.D., Clark N. Stephens obituary, Board meetings and presentations, THANKS for your donations, Printed Gazettes, Treasurer Marie Pacella, and Activities and Programs Year in Review.
August 2019 Newsletter (PDF)
. New history cabinet in the newly expanded Library, photo of Don Dunbar and Molly Carlisle. Stories on Andrew Gorman’s totem pole, and Glenn and Isolda Steele. Garden Home History Board picnic. Garden Home School faculty of 1971.
June 2019 Newsletter (PDF)
Memoir from Postmistress Lana Smith, Ole Oleson and Polly Philena Patton Oleson, History display at the Garden Home Library hallway
April 2019 Newsletter (PDF)
Korean Society, history of Garden Home Post Office and postal safe, Alpenrose, obits: Babbitts, Don Sprague, Marlene Tufts
August 2018 Newsletter (PDF)
Garden Home School Class of 1958 Reunion, Bonney and Woodward family, Wisher and Lane family, history of Multnomah Blvd, Ginny Mapes reception, bell ringing event
2017 July Newsletter (PDF)
Ice cream social event, cemetery tour event, Garden Home Market Place name change, new businesses, Garden Home Facebook page by Ginny Mapes
2017 February Newsletter (PDF)
Big snows in Garden Home, heart research, bell ringing event, chocolate candy contest, school bus, elephant on Westgard, the Cannery
2012 Summer Newsletter (PDF)
Anniv. Garden Home School event, Feldman, Wilcox, Churches, WW2 plane crash, Jack Steele, donors, Treasurer’s report
2012 Winter Newsletter (PDF)
Street signs, 2012 calendar, Ole and Polly Oleson, WW2 plane crash, Doc Hickman, Hal Pallay, Elizabeth Lambert Wood
2011 February Newsletter (PDF)
Baseball photo, slide show, Crescent Grove cemetery tour, Clark Stephens, Don Smith, Leona Whitney, Garden Home Extension
2010 May Newsletter (PDF)
Our beginning! Carolyn Ernstrom Welch, Poutala, Olive Stott Gabriel, George Babbitt, website development by Stan Houseman