TodayGOOD SHEPHERD HOSPITAL AUXILIARY BOOK & GIFT SALE, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., lobby near pharmacy at Good Shepherd Medical Center, 610 N.W. 11th St., Hermiston.
CHRISTMAS CRAFT AND GIFT BAZAAR, 9 a.m.to 3 p.m., McKay Creek Estates, 1601 Southgate Place, Pendleton. Tables are $10 each; contact Legaya Bernabe at 276-1987 for more information.
CRAFTS SALE, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 201 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. Crafts by artisans from around the world will be on display, including handmade toys, musical instruments, ornaments, crèches, and olivewood sculptures. Proceeds support the artisans as well as the church's mission work. Contact the church at 276-7681 for more information.
FRIENDS OF UMATILLA FALL BAZAAR, 9 a.m.to 4 p.m., Old Divine Dining, 900 6th St., Umatilla. Tables are $10 each; registration fees support the Umatilla Volunteer Fire Department Christmas Basket program. Contact Vicky or Cathy at 922-3281 to sign up or for information.
MASTER BASKETWEAVER DEMONSTRATION, 9 a.m.to noon, Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, 72789 Hwy. 331, Pendleton. Burns Paiute master basketweaver Minerva Soucie will exhibit and demonstrate her craft. Contact Susan at 966-1913 for more information.
PASSPORT FAIR, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Hermiston Post Office. Applicants must bring two pieces of ID, one with photo, the other a certified birth certificate; passport fee of $60 for ages 16 and under, $75 for adults (must be check or money order); $25 fee to post office (cash, credit or check); and a recent photo (may be taken at the post office for a $15 fee).
PENDLETON AND HERMISTON CINEMAS ANNUAL CANNED FOOD DRIVE, 9 a.m., 415 S.W. 2nd St., Pendleton, and 355 W. Theater Lane, Hermiston. The cinemas will show "Kung Fu Panda" beginning at 9:30 a.m.; movie, popcorn and drinks for kids are free. Canned food donations are appreciated but not required, and will benefit local food banks.
GENEALOGY WORKSHOP, 10 a.m.to 2 p.m., Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, 72789 Hwy. 331, Pendleton. Hands-on workshop guided by research librarian Virginia Roberts.
GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY, 11 a.m., Umatilla Public Library and City Hall site, 700 6th St., Umatilla. Reception and grand opening will follow at the Umatilla Chamber of Commerce, 611 6th St. Contact Larry or Canda at 922-3226 for information.
"HIP AND HANDMADE" CLASS, 11 a.m. to noon, Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St. No registration necessary; all tools and materials provided free of charge. Today's class: small-scale silk screening. Contact the center at 278-9201 for more information.
AUCTION PREVIEW, noon to 2 p.m., Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St. The Market in Marrakech Gala Auction is SOLD OUT. However, anyone may attend the auction preview and place a silent bid on more than 100 auction items. Call Roberta Lavadour at 278-9201 for information.
UMATILLA BOOSTER CLUB TAILGATER, noon, Milt Durand Athletic Complex, Umatilla. Hot dogs, hamburgers, chili and more at the booster club concession stand. 2 p.m. OSAA playoff game costs $4 per student, $8 per adult.
"DON'T DRINK THE WATER," 7 p.m., Hermiston High School Fine Arts Theater, 600 S. First St. Tickets $4 for adults, $3 for studens without ASB card, $2 for senior citizens and children. Senior Gold cards will be honored. For more information call 667-6110.
WINE AND CHEESE FESTIVAL, 7 p.m. to midnight, Hermiston Conference Center, 415 S. Highway. 395. Event features wine tasting, musical entertainment and a no-host bar. Tickets $30 per person. Call 567-6151.