News & Events

Picker’s Haven – July 20th

A good picker likes to bundle. And bundling will be easy at Picker’s Haven, Saturday, July 20, at the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center Museum in Stevenson. So what’s a picker? And what’s bundling? A picker is one who travels to yard sales, estate sales, even to the homes of colle
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Gossip Lady to Speak

Meriwether Lewis’s mother Lucy (Merna DeBolt) tells a visiting group of students all about the food eaten by the members of the Corps of Discovery. We are proud to announce the first public appearance of its very own Gossip Lady, also known as Merna DeBolt of Carson. Since the museum opened some 18
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18th Anniversary Party: May 18th!

Staff and volunteers at the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center Museum have announced a packed schedule for the museum’s 18th anniversary party Saturday, May 18. “In addition to our usual fun events, informative displays, music and activities on this special day,” said General Manag
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Museum Seeks New Chief

Late in 2011, the board of commissioners of Skamania County elected to no longer fund the position of executive director at the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center in Stevenon. Long-time Executive Director Sharon Tiffany retired but continued to serve until health problems forced her to leave last su
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Museum Musings: March 2013

“Neither rain nor sleet nor snow or dark of night shall keep these couriers from their appointed rounds.” This is the motto of our postal employees. I suppose this still applies, unless you live in the Columbia River Gorge, where winter driving can be hazardous; or if Saturday mail delivery is cance
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