WALLA WALLA — The Walla Walla Friends of Acoustic Music cancelled its contra dance, which had been scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 18. The group, which hosts traditional old-time dances, will make an announcement when the events resume.
WESTON — The Friends of Weston Library will be taking its annual used book sale to the sidewalk this year.
PENDLETON — The public is invited to join in paying tribute to one of the top animals in the world of rodeo, War Paint.
HERMISTON — Calling all Bulldog football fans, the Hermiston Linebacker Club invites everyone to its weekly meeting.
The 5K/10K fun run/walk is the only fall Eastern Oregon trail race. A fun day is offered for all, even if not competing. Visitors are invited to hike the course while enjoying the local ridges…
STANFIELD — A fun evening with the whole family will help raise money for the Stanfield/Echo Wildcats Little League.
ATHENA — The Athena Public Library, 418 Main St., is hosting an educational display that presents the history of 9/11, its origins, and its ongoing implications.
PENDLETON — The Oregon East Symphony recently announced that all performances for its 2021-22 season will be at the Vert Auditorium, 480 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton.
STANFIELD — In an effort to promote treatment and recovery from substance use disorders, the month of September is designated as National Recovery Month. Initially established 32 years ago by …
PENDLETON — This year, the Pendleton Public Library Summer Reading Program had a new sponsor. Library director Jennifer Costley said thanks to the Knights of Pythias, three readers in first,…
WALLA WALLA — The Blue Mountain Community Foundation is currently accepting applications for the 2021 Discretionary Grant Program.
MILTON-FREEWATER — People are invited to “Come Just the Way You Are” as the hits of Billy Joel are featured during Oldies Night in Milton-Freewater.
HEPPNER — A lively Portland-based band will return to Heppner for the season finale of Music in the Park.
PENDLETON — The inaugural Veterans Benefit and Music Festival will feature Steve Campbell, Jagged Edge and The Vaughn Jensen Experience.
BAKER CITY — The music of Metallica will rock Baker City as tribute band Blistered Earth is the season finale headliner during the Concerts on the Lawn series in Baker City.
The McLoughlin High School Hall of Fame/Toast to Talent honored its 2020 inductees.
HERMISTON — The Gathering Place at Bellinger's welcomes Lois Piercy of Echo West Vineyard Estate. She will be on hand pouring wines from Sno Road Winery — which she and her husband, Lloyd, own…
September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when your public library joins the American Library Association and libraries across our country to remind parents, caregivers and students that…
HERMISTON — Children 12 and under are invited to participate in the Hermiston Public Library’s monthly Coloring Page Activity. Starting on the first Thursday of each month, children and youths…
PENDLETON — A webinar will highlight the importance of physical fitness for seniors and why it’s never too late to start living your healthiest life.
MILTON-FREEWATER — The Milton-Freewater Pioneer Posse invites all cowgirls in seventh through 12th grade to try out for its 2022 royalty court.
UMATILLA — Conexion de Madre, a support group for moms of all ages, is on hold. The decision was made because of the continued spread of COVID-19.
HERMISTON — Join Hermiston area residents in learning to better understand local government and tackle community needs.
STANFIELD — A faith-based grief support group is starting soon at Stanfield Baptist Church.
PENDLETON — Heritage Station Museum has suspended its normal operating hours on Saturday, Sept. 4, because the facility has been rented out for an event. In addition, it will be closed Sept. 1…
HERMISTON — An international bestselling novel about grief, mourning and the joy of survival is the topic of the upcoming Bookminders, the Hermiston Public Library book club.
HERMISTON — A faith-based rap and hip hop recording artist will perform in Hermiston.
HERMISTON — Applications for the Altrusa Foundation Scholarship now are available. The scholarship is an award of up to $3,500 for students gaining or upgrading job skills or re-entering the j…
MORROW COUNTY — Yard sales will be springing up throughout the communities in South Morrow County. They are planned Aug 27-29 in Heppner, Lexington and Ione.
UMATILLA — A recently opened business in Umatilla features clogging.
WALLA WALLA — The United Way of the Blue Mountains, which includes Umatilla and Morrow counties, recently announced grants awarded for fall 2020 and spring 2021.
FLORA — Volunteers of all ages are welcome to help at Flora School.
HERMISTON — Area foster children and youths dove into fun during the annual Department of Human Services Foster Swim Party at the Hermiston Family Aquatic Center.
PENDLETON — The Pendleton Friends of the Library announced on its Facebook page Tuesday, Aug. 17, it was canceling its annual book sale.
HERMISTON — Race fans can start getting revved up for the Labor Day Spectacular at the Hermiston Raceway.
HERMISTON — The Hermiston-area faith community has teamed up with Portland-based Luis Palau Association to present the Greater Hermiston CityFest with Andrew Palau. After more than 18 months o…
UMATILLA COUNTY — A Jeep convoy recognizing the service of the late Jason Post of Umatilla County Parole and Probation will take place Saturday, Aug. 21.
PENDLETON — The Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon is gearing up for its 25-year anniversary.
HERMISTON — Melon Fest returns to downtown Hermiston this weekend with live entertainment, children's games, a water slide, a photo booth, face painting and vendor booths, including food, prod…
HERMISTON — Tony and DeAnn Amstad of Hermiston have amassed a mighty collection of John Deere collectible tractors, which will be auctioned off Saturday, Aug. 21, at noon by Booker Auction …
UMATILLA — Craft and artisan booths, food and other vendors are featured as the Umatilla Saturday Market continues through Sept. 18
HERMISTON — The Best of Show for the Umatilla County Fair Parade went to the Greater Hermiston CityFest with Andrew Palau. The entry was highlighting the upcoming faith-based event, planned fo…
HERMISTON — A class on how to twist and make balloon animals is being offered free of charge in Hermiston.
HERMISTON — There’s still time to get your car in tip-top shape for the second annual Show & Shine car show at Rogers Toyota of Hermiston.
HELIX — Just like the title of Randy Rogers Band’s 2004 album, “Rollercoaster,” things have been up and down for DeWayne Dunlap, founder and president of Wheatstock Music Festival.
PENDLETON — The Pendleton Public Library unveiled its newest offerings Friday, Aug. 13, during a STEAM event.
PENDLETON — The Til Taylor Splash Pad opened during the weekend. And if the gleeful laughs Sunday morning, Aug. 15, from 4-year-old Iden Harvill of Pendleton are any indication, it’s a big hit.
ECHO — As summer winds down, the Echo School District is gearing up for the 2021-22 school year.
PENDLETON — One of the more notorious classes to graduate from Pendleton High School meets this weekend for its 40th reunion.
BOARDMAN — The SAGE Center in Boardman urges people to “save the date” for the Morrow County Harvest Festival. In its eighth year, the event will be held exclusively outdoors on Saturday, Oct. 2.
SALEM — The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department is seeking a recreational vehicle owner and a representative of a county parks department to serve on the County Opportunity Grant Program Ad…
JOSEPH — Despite a chaotic school year for teachers, students and their families, Community Bank’s Earn While You Learn program marked its 11th year.
PENDLETON — People can receive lessons on sculpting, shaping, wiring and tree care during an upcoming bonsai tree workshop.
PENDLETON — The Pendleton Public Library will unveil its newest offerings during an event it promises will be “STEM-ulating.”
SALEM — The Oregon Farm Bureau is seeking photographs featuring all aspects of Oregon agriculture for possible inclusion in its 2022 Oregon’s Bounty Calendar.