Road trip anyone?
Looking to take an interesting road trip or two? Consider joining an NCRD sponsored trip this summer. “Time to get out and see the world” says Jane Knapp, NCRD Adult Enrichment Director. Details of two trips are outlined below, with further arrangements being made for more trips throughout the summer. Watch the Calendar for upcoming events. ...

New Pool Enterprise Plan
The Enterprise Plan for an upgrade of NCRD's swimming pool facilities has been published and includes responses to public comments received through May 18, 2012. A copy of the Enterprise Plan can be viewed here, at the Manzanita Public Library or at the NCRD Administration office during normal business hours.

Nehalem Treasure is coming!
How about some exciting pirate tales, stories of loggers and dairy farmers, sea captain adventures, spiced up with romantic encounters and intrigue about hidden treasure? Nehalem Treasure, the upcoming Riverbend Players musical production, has all those qualities and more. Written and directed by Sue Jelineo, with music arrangements by Bob LaTorre, Nehalem Treasure offers entertainment for everyone, young ...

2012 Winners of Crayola Art Competition
NCRD and Nehalem Bay Art League are pleased to announce the winners of the 2nd Annual Crayon Only Art Competition. “The competition, for adults only, was a great success,” reports Jane Knapp, NCRD Adult Enrichment Director. The artwork is on exhibit through the month of April in the Gallery, with several pieces available for purchase at reserve prices from the ...

Couch to 5K Training Course
Are you looking for a way to get ready for the annual Manzanita Walk/Run? Sign up for Couch to 5K. Designed to get you off the couch and running, this training course is a nine-week guide to running for all skill levels. Beginning with an introductory session at NCRD on May 10 at 4pm, the course will ...

Arthritis classes in partnership with NWSDS
Arthritis Foundation exercise programs are designed to help you live better with arthritis. In partnership with NorthWest Senior & Disability Services (NWSDS), a local intergovernmental agency serving seniors and people with disabilities, NCRD is offering a free series of Arthritis Foundation classes. These programs are proven to reduce pain, increase strength and flexibility and help you feel great! ...

Fitness Center Member of the Year
Congratulations to Lori Noregaard! Named Fitness Center Member of the Year 2011 during the annual Fitness Center potluck, Lori was recognized for her dedication to fitness and health. Awesome, Lori!

Enterprise Plan: New Swimming Pool
The draft of the Enterprise Plan: New Swimming Pool has been released for public comment. You are invited to view it in our online library. A copy is also available for review at Manzanita Public Library and at the NCRD Administration Office. Personal copies can also be purchased for $2 each at the NCRD Administration Office. ...

Comedy Night
Get Ready, Get Set, LAUGH! April Fool's Eve Event! On Saturday, March 31, a Comedy Night is planned to support the fund-raising efforts for renovation of the NCRD Performing Arts Theatre. Comedy acts, musical skits, mime, silly dances, comic stand-up, funny impressions, jokes ... whatever will tickle the funny bones, are invited to perform for this fun ...

Riverbend Players Audition: Nehalem Treasure
The Riverbend Players are holding an audition for the upcoming musical production Nehalem Treasure. This will be the first production staged in the recently refurbished NCRD Performing Arts Theatre. Audition Date: Monday, March 5, 2012 beginning at 7:00pm in NCRD Performing Arts Theatre (formerly the auditorium). Rehearsals begin March 8 and continue every Tuesday and Thursday. Authored and ...