The Oregon Crusaders holds a deep-seated philosophy of Education Through Performance. This is manifest through exceptional training in the areas of percussion, brass, dance and visual ensemble artistry.
OC has achieved artistic and performance excellence, and is recognized as an exceptional and driven group nation-wide. The organization provides educational, cultural, interpersonal, physical and emotional growth necessary for over 200 students from our community to become leaders.
Does it feel like fall to you? Does it feel like marching band season?! Well, if you're not involved in the band shows in Grants Pass or Tacoma, then on October 18th please join us for great pumpkin carving, great entertainment, food and drink, a really great bonfire, and a great way to support OC... All at Dr. Phil's on Sauvie Island... the pumpkin capitol of the world. It's fun for the whole family! RSVP today at http://www.fireonthecolumbia.com/
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Portland-area supporters - We want you to mark your calendars for a great fall event coming up on October 18th - Fire on the Columbia 2014 presents "Harvest!". If you're not involved in the band shows in Grants Pass or Tacoma, and are in the Portland area, please plan on joining us for great pumpkin carving, great entertainment, a really great bonfire, and a great way to support OC... All at Dr. Phil's on Sauvie Island... the pumpkin capitol of the world (according to people in Portland). RSVP today through the Fire on the Columbia website! http://www.fireonthecolumbia.com/