Improve your mind, decorate your home, enjoy a great meal with friends, and support our philanthropic programs by attending our events!


Regular 1st Saturdays Porch Sales at the Assistance League Gift Shop

First Saturday of every month on our wrap-around porch

10:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m.

Find great bargains at our final mark-down prices on the first Saturday of each month.


A Summer Night in Brasil

Featuring Tom Bergeron Brasil Band with Cassio Vianna


Thank you to everyone who attended this event.

The weather WAS hot, but the music was even hotter!

Thank you to the Brasil Band and Creekside Golf Course for your support of our programs.

46th Annual Lasagna Lunch

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Willamette Heritage Center
1313 Mill St. SE, Salem, OR  97301
11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Thank you to all who supported our 2017 Lasagna Lunch by  eating in at the event, taking your meals to go or ordering a large take-out order for your business.

Special thank you’s go to our event sponsors, Sodexo Inc., and Drs. Bud and Selma Pierce.   Having your support means the world to us and to all those who will receive help because of your generous support.

Holiday Open House at the Gift Shop and Encore

Friday-Saturday, November 11-12, 2016

10:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.

Come join everyone’s favorite event to start off the holidays! You’ll find decorations, gifts, and refreshments.  Mrs. Claus might be making another visit with her Christmas cookies!

Author Garth Stein is Featured Speaker at Spring Forum

Tuesday, April  18, 2017
Willamette University Smith Auditorium
900 State Street Salem, OR  97301
7:00 p.m.
$25-Adults   $10-Students

Enjoy a conversation with Seattle author Garth Stein.  Garth’s books include

A Sudden Light (2014)
Raven Stole the Moon (2010)
The Art of Racing in the Rain (2008)
How Evan Broke His Head and Other Secrets (2005)