Ewing Young Day
In 2009, the Oregon State Legislature passed SB 625 which designates February 9 as Ewing Young Day. Ewing Young was an early Oregon settler whose death indirectly lent to the creation of Oregon’s Provisional Government. Every year, various organizations in Newberg remember Ewing Young Day with events and pageants.
History of Ewing Young Day in Newberg
In 2019, the Newberg Area Historical Society (NAHS), in conjunction with the Friends of Historic Butteville, and the Newberg Public Library, held their first Ewing Young day with a series of speeches on topics.