Nothing says Valentine's Day like dancing and Elvis

Store owner Gloria Ego prepares a Valentine's Day order in 2007 at Cottage Flowers in Hermiston. Area Valentine activities scheduled between Friday and Sunday range from a bake sale to a sweetheart dinner and a Valentine ball. See the schedule for details.<BR><I>File photo</i>

FRIDAY

ALTRUSA CLUB VALENTINE?S BAKE SALE, 6:15 a.m.-7 p.m., Round-Up Athletic Club, 1415 Southgate, Pendleton. All proceeds are given back to the community for requests and projects.

SWEETHEART DINNER, 6 p.m., The Faith Center Church, 108 S. Main St., Pendleton. The movie ?Fireproof Your Marriage? will follow at 7:30 p.m. Call Rev. Ray O?Grady at 276-9569 for dinner reservations or for more information.

FATHER/DAUGHTER SWEETHEART BALL, 7-9:30 p.m., Milton-Freewater Community Building on Northeast Fifth Street. Fathers (or other father figures) and daughters of all ages, includes dancing, flowers, keepsake photos and finger foods. Tickets are $35 per couple, with $10 for each additional daughter, and may be purchased at the office of Chris Wallace, 801 S. Main St., or at the Valley Herald, 408 N. Main St. Proceeds support the Milton-Freewater Junior Show. Call 938-3379 or 938-6688 for more information.

3D, 8 p.m., Wildfire Cabaret, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. R&B.

SATURDAY

CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAS VALENTINE AND CARD PARTY, 11:30 a.m., parish hall at Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church, 565 W. Hermiston Ave., Hermiston. Cost is $6 at the door. People can stay to play bridge or pinochle after the meal. Call 561-7242 for table reservations.

VALENTINE?S DAY RECEPTION, 1-3 p.m., Suncatcher Studio and Fine Crafts, 508 N. Main St., Milton-Freewater. Featured artist Viv Silva will demonstrate ?Embellish Like Crazy? crazy quilting techniques. Featured Blue Mountain Photo Club photographer Judy Sine?s works also on display. Call 938-6379 for more information.

DADDY/DAUGHTER DANCE, 6-9:30 p.m., Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate. Open to fathers and their kindergarten through 8th-grade daughters. Tickets $20 per couple; additional daughters may be added for $7 each. DJ music, a 5x7 photo, and after-dinner snacks are provided. For tickets or more information visit the Pendleton Parks & Rec office, 865 Tutuilla Road, call 276-8100, or log on to www.pendletonparksandrec.com.

?FIREPROOF YOUR MARRIAGE,? 7:30 p.m., The Faith Center Church, 108 S. Main St., Pendleton. Call Rev. Ray O?Grady at 276-9569 for more information.

VALENTINE?S DAY WITH ELVIS, 7:30 p.m., Rivers Event Center, Wildhorse Casino & Resort, 72777 Highway 332, Pendleton. Elvis impersonator Justin Shandor performs Elvis? greatest hits; married couples may also renew their wedding vows. Chocolates and a no-host bar will be available. Tickets $15, available at the Wildhorse Gift Shop, online at www.wildhorseresort.com, or by calling (800) 494-8497.

3D, 8 p.m., Wildfire Cabaret, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. R&B.

SUNDAY

VALENTINE?S BALL, 1-4 p.m., Pendleton Senior Center, 510 S.W. 10th St. The dance will be followed by a potluck meal. A king and queen will be crowned, and prizes will be given away. $3 per person, public welcome.

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