Cat herding team?

dreamstimefree_261129Our latest email newsletter features our people, literally, herding cats.

Table of Friends in Hood River May 1

Get ready to know your onions at The Next Door’s annual benefit dinner and dessert auction, Table of Friends. This sockdollager features great food from Chef Mark Whitehead and live music. For those so inclined…get your Roaring Twenties beaded dress out of the attic and start practicing the Charleston. But if you’re not inclined, Ish Kabibble! You don’t have to be togged to the bricks to have fun with us.Four Dancers Doing the Charleston

The thrill of the night is our live dessert auction, where friends hit on all sixes, bidding together to win ducky desserts made by incredible local bakers – all in support of vulnerable children in our community!

Tickets are $45. 
Now you’re on the trolley!
Friday, May 1, 2015 | 5:30 – 9:00 pm | Springhouse Cellars

For details on table hosting and sponsorship, please call Carolyn Zuck, 541-436-0311.

We’re Green

OBM-100-best-Green-logo-2015-500pxwOregon Business magazine named The Next Door one of the 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon in 2015. Our greenness was determined by an anonymous employee survey and an independent assessment of our sustainability practices.

Maybe they noticed our new solar panels.

Bowl for Kids’ Sake 2015

BFKS2015LeosFunThanks to the amazing leadership of Kristin Reese, Bowl For Kids’ Sake grossed over $55,000 this year!

 Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2015 photos by Ray Perkins are, once again, even more amazing than last year. Click, like, find, share!

Click to donate to your bowler.


Parenting Ed is For Everyone

Mythbreakers answer the question–“Is parenting something everyone just knows how to do?”

Do you ever wonder how to handle your child?- Learn new ways to teach your child self control, handling their emotions, effective praise, clear limit setting, persistence coaching, and so much more. Our parenting class series will begin in February.