The EO publishes a list of coming events as space allows. It's posted each Monday at www.eastoregonian.com. All items are assumed free, nonprofit and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Coming events items should be submitted well in advance to Calendar c/o East Oregonian, 211 S.E. Byers Ave., Pendleton, OR 97801 or rhogge@eastoregonian.com.

MONDAY, MARCH 23KNITTERS @ PENDLETON PUBLIC LIBRARY, 6-7:30 p.m., Pendleton Public Library meeting room, 500 S.W. Dorion Ave.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25WIRED WEDNESDAY FUNDRAISER, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Circle K Mini Market, 335 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. All proceeds from coffee sales go to assist barista Kelli Phillips with medical costs for jaw reconstruction.

STORY TIME WITH KIMBRA, 10:30 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. For preschool-age children. Call 966-0380 for more information.

LENTEN LUNCH, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 352 S.E. Second St., Pendleton. Cost is $6 for full meal; $4, soup and bread; and $3 pie and coffee. Includes Carol's vegetable beef, Mary's chicken noodle surprise and Janet's vegetarian (gluten-free).

LENTEN SOUP SUPPER AND SERVICE, 6 p.m. supper, 7 p.m. service, Peace Lutheran Church, 210 N.W. 9th St., Pendleton. Payment is by donation.

THURSDAY, MARCH 26NANO DAY @ THE LIBRARY, 2-4 p.m., Milton-Freewater Public Library Albee Room, 8 S.W. 8th St. Children are encouraged to come and participate in experiments and demonstrations of nanoscience and nanotechnology. Call Bob Jones at 938-8246 for more information.

TEEN KNITTING CLUB, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave.

Friday, MARCH 27COMMUNITY YARD/BAKE SALE, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pilot Rock Community Center. Make an offer for items including clothing, household and yard items, cars and farm equipment and supplies. All proceeds help the Nels Hadden family with medical expenses. Call Helen at 443-5303 or Virginia at 443-5832 to donate items, or for more information.

FABULOUS FISH FRY, 5-6:30 p.m., St. Anthony Hospital cafeteria, 1601 S.E. Court Ave. All-you-can-eat beer-battered cod, baked beans, cole slaw and baked potato or French fries, $6.50 for adults, $5 seniors, $3 children 7-12, $2 children 6 and under. For takeout orders, call 276-5121 ext. 8285.

SATURDAY, MARCH 28REGISTRATION DUE FOR HERMISTON ELKS CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT. Event is April 4-5, 7:30 a.m., registration; 8:30 a.m. shotgun start, Big River Golf Course. Cost is $100 per person and includes two days of golfing, steak dinner for two at the Hermiston Elks Lodge, hot dogs and beverages on the course. Players must be 21 years old and a maximum of 10-stroke spread on handicap with partner. Call 922-3006 for more information.

COMMUNITY YARD/BAKE SALE, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pilot Rock Community Center. Make an offer for items including clothing, household and yard items, cars and farm equipment and supplies. All proceeds help the Nels Hadden family with medical expenses. Call Helen at 443-5303 or Virginia at 443-5832 to donate items, or for more information.

BENEFIT DINNER FOR BRODY BENSEL, noon to 8 p.m., Pilot Rock High School. Cost is $20 per person and helps defray medical expenses for son of Ryan Bensel and Kassie Stern. Call 449-6691 or 969-8731 for more information.

ROBINSON CRUSOE, 3 and 7 p.m., A.C. Houghton Elementary School, 1105 N. Main Ave., Irrigon. Presented by the Missoula Children's Theater. Tickets $2 adults, $1 children.

INSTALLATION OF ELKS EXALTED RULER, 5 p.m., happy hour; 6 p.m., installation of Jim Voss; 7 p.m., dinner followed by live music and dancing. Cost is $15 for members and guests for prime rib or chicken cordon bleu. Event includes life music.

MONDAY, MARCH 30LAST DAY FOR RESERVATIONS FOR THE ARC OF UMATILLA COUNTY ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET. The event begins at 6 p.m., no-host social hour; 7 p.m. dinner with award presentations to follow, April 3, at Red Lion, 304 S.E. Nye Ave., Pendleton. Cost is $25 per person and includes prime rib or salmon dinner. Call 567-7615 for reservations.

COFFEE & BOOKS, 10 a.m., Pendleton Public Library meeting room, 500 S.W. Dorion Ave.

CRAFT TIME WITH TERRI, 3:30 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 500 S.W. Dorion Ave. Theme: Grandma Essie's Covered Wagon. Craft: Paper dolls/stick boats. Call 966-0380 for more information.

KNITTERS @ PENDLETON PUBLIC LIBRARY, 6-7:30 p.m., Pendleton Public Library meeting room, 500 S.W. Dorion Ave.

DONKEY BASKETBALL, 7 p.m., McLoughlin High School gymnasium, Milton-Freewater. The Mac-Hi FFA and the Milton-Freewater Merchants will face off. Tickets $8 for adults, $6 grades 7-12 and $4 for grades K-6 in advance; at the door $9 adults, $7 grades 7-12, $5 grades K-6. Tickets may be purchased at the Valley Herald, 408 N. Main St., Milton-Freewater. Call 938-6688 for more information.

TUESDAY, MARCH 31CAN DO @ YOUR LIBRARY, 7 p.m., Pendleton Public Library community room, 500 S.W. Dorion Ave. Sue Stefancik will explain how to design, prepare soil, plant and care for a garden. For amateurs and pros alike. Call 966-0380 for more information.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1LENTEN LUNCH, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 352 S.E. Second St., Pendleton. Cost is $6 for full meal; $4, soup and bread; and $3 pie and coffee. Includes Virginia's chicken tortellini, Barbara's beef, vegetable barley, Carol's broccoli cheese and Janet's vegetarian (gluten-free).

LENTEN SOUP SUPPER AND SERVICE, 6 p.m. supper, 7 p.m. service, First Presbyterian Church, 201 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. Payment is by donation.

FRIDAY, APRIL 3CEREMONIAL REGALIA DEMONSTRATION, 1-5 p.m., Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, 72789 Highway 331, Pendleton. Regalia makers Perry Chocktoot and Gerald Skelton of the Klamath Tribes, and Sue Olson of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Suislaw Tribal Confederation present. Free admission. Call Randall Melton at 966-9748 for more information.

FABULOUS FISH FRY, 5-6:30 p.m., St. Anthony Hospital cafeteria, 1601 S.E. Court Ave. All-you-can-eat beer-battered cod, baked beans, cole slaw and baked potato or French fries, $6.50 for adults, $5 seniors, $3 children 7-12, $2 children 6 and under. For takeout orders, call 276-5121 ext. 8285.

SATURDAY, APRIL 4SPRING BAZAAR AND CLOSET SWAP, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Bethel Church, 1109 Airport Road, Pendleton. Men's, women's and children's clothing. Bring clothing in good condition and swap it for something you need, all for free. Call LaVonne at 379-5508 for more information.

EASTER EGG HUNT, McNary Park West, Umatilla. 10 a.m. ages 4-5 years; 11 a.m. ages 6-7 years, 11:30 a.m. 8-10 years. Lots of prizes. Tickets $3 prior to the event at the Wal-Mart Distribution Center March 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29 and 31 and April 2 from noon to 6 p.m.; tickets are $4 the day of the event. Call Kim at 564-4616 Tuesday-Friday between 5 a.m. and 3 p.m. for more information.

WESTON MCEWEN PIPES & DRUMS ANNUAL DINNER AND AUCTION, 6:30 p.m. doors open, dinner begins at 7 p.m. with live auction following, Diamond Eye Manufacturing, Main Street, Athena. Steak and shrimp dinner for adults 21 and over only, soft drinks provided (BYOB). Tickets $20; available at Baken Boyer Bank in Weston, U.S. Bank and the Sugar Shack in Athena, and on March 28 only at the Pendleton Wal-Mart. Tickets also will be available at the door, but seating is limited. For more information, call Rob at 566-0117.

SUNDAY, APRIL 5COLLEGE OF IDAHO CHORALE AND CHAMBER SINGERS, 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 201 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. Featuring works by Bach, Purcell, Whitacre, Gershwin and more. Free admission; a free-will offering will be taken. Call 276-7681 for more information.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8REGISTRATION DUE FOR SCRAMBLE FOR SMART GOLF TOURNAMENT. Event is April 18, 8 a.m., registration; 9 a.m. shotgun start, Big River Golf Course. Cost is $50 per person and includes green fees, lunch and a raffle ticket. Call Mike Botti at 571-3006 or Lora Osmin at 720-0848 for more information.

KEN GAUB MINISTRIES, 7 p.m., Faith Center Church, 108 S. Main St., Pendleton. Presentation on Israel and his unique perspective on the Middle East. Call Jule O'Grady at 276-9569 for more information.

Friday, April 10FABULOUS FISH FRY, 5-6:30 p.m., St. Anthony Hospital cafeteria, 1601 S.E. Court Ave. All-you-can-eat beer-battered cod, baked beans, cole slaw and baked potato or French fries, $6.50 for adults, $5 seniors, $3 children 7-12, $2 children 6 and under. For takeout orders, call 276-5121 ext. 8285.

PIONEER RELIEF NURSERY BENEFIT SALE: MOM'S NIGHT OUT, 5-7 p.m., East Oregonian, 211 S.E. Byers Ave. (enter on S.E. 3rd St.). New and gently used infant, children's and teen clothing for sale. Wine and hors d'oeuvres served.

SPAGHETTI DINNER AND IMPROV FUNDRAISER, 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. show begins, Umatilla High School, 1400 7th St. Tickets $10, includes spaghetti dinner, improv show and dessert auction. Raffle tickets will also be sold for $5 each for a locally raised pig, cut and wrapped. Tickets are available at UHS, Carlson's Umatilla Drug, Keep It Simple Suppers and Columbia Harvest Foods. Proceeds support the UHS Project Graduation 2009 after-graduation party. Call Candice at 571-7817 for more information.

SPAGHETTI FEED, EASTER EGG HUNT & SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR, 6-8 p.m., Stanfield Elementary School, 1120 N. Main St. Cost is $8 in advance, $10 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at Elephant's Trunk Antiques, Main Stylin' Nook, Stanfield Public Library or the city of Stanfield. Call 449-1254 for more information.

FLASHLIGHT EASTER EGG HUNT, 8 p.m., Butte Park, 1245 N.W. Seventh St., Hermiston. Children ages 10 and younger will hunt for thousands of eggs, some containing special prizes.

SATURDAY, APRIL 11PIONEER RELIEF NURSERY BENEFIT SALE, 9 a.m.-noon, East Oregonian, 211 S.E. Byers Ave. (enter on S.E. 3rd St.). New and gently used infant, children and teen clothing for sale.

EASTER EGG HUNT, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., New Hope Community Church 1350 S. Hwy. 39, Hermiston. Easter egg hunt is followed by a petting zoo, food, crafts, a puppet show, popcorn and more. Call 567-8441 for more information.

SUNDAY, APRIL 12EASTER CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hermiston Elks Lodge No. 1845, 480 E. Main St. Cost is $8.50 for members and guests.

"THE PASSION," 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., Pendleton Baptist Church, 3202 S.E. Nye Ave., Pendleton. Live musical/drama depicting the last week of Jesus' life. All ages welcome; free admission. Call Pastor Bill Griggs at 276-7590 for more information.

TUESDAY, APRIL 14STITCHED PATCHES, 6:30 p.m., Athena Public Library, 418 E. Main St., Athena. Quilt historian Mary Bywater Cross presents.

EASTERN OREGON FORUM, 7 p.m., Blue Mountain Community College Science & Technology Building, Room 200, 2411 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. Lauren Kessler, author of the Oregon Reads novel "Stubborn Twig," is guest speaker. Free for Eastern Oregon Forum members and students; non-members $6. Sponsored by the Pendleton Library and Arts & Culture Festival.

SATURDAY, APRIL 18MS WALK, 8 a.m., pre-registration of walkers, All Saints Episcopal Church, 140 N.W. Church St., Heppner; 9 a.m., walk begins at the City Park. Free pancakes and ham breakfast at the church after the walk. Go to www.walkMSoregon,com to register or call (541) 676-5238 for more information.

MS WALK, 10 a.m., begins and ends at Roy Raley Park, 1205 S.W. Court Ave., Pendleton. Call Darrin Umbarger at 276-9288 for more information.

SATURDAY, APRIL 25LEWIS AND CLARK AND THE INDIAN COUNTRY EXHIBIT OPENS. Runs through June 5, Tamastlikt Cultural Institute, 72789 Highway 331, Pendleton. For more information, call 966-9748 or go to www.tamastslikt.org.

THURSDAY, APRIL 306TH GRADE MUSIC CONCERT, 7:30 p.m., Sunridge Middle School, 700 S.W. Runnion Ave., Pendleton.

SATURDAY, MAY 2PENDLETON QUILT SHOW, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate, Pendleton. Featured quilter: Karla Alexander. $5 admission allows viewing of the many quilts on display as well as vendors, viewer's choice awards, and a raffle quilt supporting Helping Hands in Pendleton. Sponsored by Krazy Horse Quilters. Call 276-9546 for more information.

SUNDAY, MAY 3PENDLETON QUILT SHOW, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate, Pendleton. Featured quilter: Karla Alexander. $5 admission allows viewing of the many quilts on display as well as vendors, viewer's choice awards, and a raffle quilt supporting Helping Hands in Pendleton. Sponsored by Krazy Horse Quilters. Call 276-9546 for more information.

SATURDAY, MAY 16BOARDMAN CLEANUP DAY, all day. Projects are being organized to spruce up the gazebo, the old wagon, private properties, landscaping on the south end of Main Street and garbage cleanup on Main and Front streets. Prizes will be given for the most volunteer hours by an organization. Contact Executive Director Diane Wolfe at the Chamber of Commerce to suggest a project.

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