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LAST DAY TO RESERVE FOR
AARP DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM, to be taught from 8:30 a.m. to
12:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday in the Community Conference Room,
Pendleton City Hall, 501 S.W. Emigrant Ave. Pre-registration is
required. State law mandates insurance discounts for those completing
the course. Hosted by Veterans of Foreign Wars Let 'er Buck Post No.
922. To reserve and for more information, call Paul Gadaire at 276-0547.
SPRING BREAK EVENTS AT
THE CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF EASTERN OREGON, 10:15-noon at 400
S. Main St., Pendleton. Today: the culture of Mexico, Wednesday: all
about bats, Thursday: Make your own fantasy fetish, Friday: Very
special craft and lunch provided this day only. $20 for members, $25
BOARDMAN: THEN &
NOW, 9:45 a.m. boarding at the Boardman Senior Center, 100
Tatone St.; tour, 10 a.m. to noon. Harold Baker will narrate the tour,
highlighting historic landmarks, early property owners, rural family
life along the Columbia River and the old Boardman town site and
businesses. Cost is free, but donation for fuel expenses are
appreciated. Call 481-3257 to register or for more information.
7 p.m. at the Milton-Freewater Public Library, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave.
Presentation by Dick Pugh of the Cascadia Meteorite Library. Sponsored
by Libraries of Eastern Oregon.
FRIDAY, MARCH 28
BENEFIT CONCERT FOR
UMATILLA/MORROW SPECIAL OLYMPICS, 6 p.m. at the Hermiston
National Guard Armory, featuring Western star Joni Harms, Jerry
Voorhies and his Bluegrass Friends, Marlissa Fite. Master of ceremonies
will be Ed Dailey. Raffle and door prizes.
SATURDAY, MARCH 29
ARTS CENTER BREAKFAST, 7:30-10:30 a.m. at Stokes Landing
Senior Center, Irrigon. Fundraising event for IMAC at $4 per person.
Pancakes, ham, eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, orange juice and
coffee are on the menu.
THURSDAY, APRIL 3
LAST DAY TO ORDER
HERMISTON ROTARY ROSES, a dozen long-stemmed roses are $20
and will be delivered to homes and businesses April 9. For more
information call Jodene Hughes at 571-3963 or Nicolle Studer at
SATURDAY, APRIL 5
JOURNALING FOR YOUR SOUL,
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ione Community Church. Lea Mathieu will conduct.
The workshop is free and lunch is provided. For more information,
ASSOCIATION ART AUCTION, 6:30 p.m. viewing, 7:30 p.m.
auction begins at the Hermiston Conference Center, 415 S. Highway 395.
Tickets are $30 each, two for $50 or a table of eight for $250 and can
be obtained by calling Cathy Wamsley at 564-6878 or Ann Fialka at
567-3928 or 571-1490. There will be appetizers, a no-host bar and a
grand prize drawing. Leah Bobbitt is the featured artist.