Vision Planning with the Fair Board

The Clackamas CountyEvent Center, often referred to as the County Fairgrounds, has provided serviceto the community for a wide range of events for over 100 years. While it continues many proud traditions, theneed for reinvestment is apparent in its facilities. Developing a vision for the Center will helpguide future investments to better support the Center in its fulfillment of itsmission.

The Fair Board isrequesting your participation in it's visioning process. As they develop the first phase of a futurevision, they are hosting two community meetings to share some initial ideas andlisten and learn from the community.

A short presentationwill be made at the beginning of each hour during the meetings. Fair Board members will be on hand to listenand speak with you. Information aboutthe facility will be displayed. As thisis a listening style workshop each participant will be given a dialogue form toprovide input. Please stop by any timeduring the meeting times and help us all learn more together.

Dialogue with the Fair Board members, Dan Sandberg(President), Darrell Ricksger (Vice President), Ron Oberg, Rhonda Dimick, andRaeline Kammeyer; as well as the Event Center Director, Laurie Bothwell. The Board is appointed by the ClackamasCounty Board of County Commissioners.

The meetings are Wednesday,November 20, 2013 from 2pm-4pm and Thursday, November 21 from 6:30pm-8:30pm atthe Clackamas County Event Center, 694 NE 4th Avenue, Canby in the4-H Exhibit Hall.

Come and help usdevelop the vision that will enable the Clackamas County Event Center tocontinue to provide valued services to the community.

If you have anyquestions, please call Laurie Bothwell, Event Center Director at 503-266-1136.