The EO publishes a list of coming events as space allows. It’s posted weekly 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, 333 E. Main St., Hermiston, OR 97838 or community@eastoregonian.com.

TUESDAY, AUG. 21

TERRIFICALLY FREE TUESDAY, all day, Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. Free admission all day. (Jill Gregg 541-276-1066).

SUNRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL REGISTRATION, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m., 700 S.W. Runnion Ave., Pendleton. For middle school students with last names beginning with A-M. Registration forms and information may be downloaded from www.pendleton.k12.or.us. (541-276-4560).

COFFEE AND BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKS, 7:30-8:30 a.m., The Saddle Restaurant, 2230 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Enjoy a free cup of coffee while getting your blood pressure checked.

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30-11 a.m., Stanfield Public Library, 180 W. Coe Ave. Stories, games and crafts. (541-449-1254).

STORY HOUR, 2 p.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. Non-members pay $3 admission. (541-276-1066).

PILOT ROCK FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., Rocket Espresso parking lot, Highway 395 South, Pilot Rock. Baked goods, unique handcrafted items and fresh produce. (Nancy 541-379-1950).

UMATILLA NATIONAL FOREST OPEN HOUSE, 5-7 p.m., supervisor’s office, 72510 Coyote Road, Pendleton. Opening remarks will be followed by tours of the office space and conference rooms, viewing of displays and publications, refreshments and visiting with forest employees. Free. (Joani Bosworth 541-278-3722).

PENDLETON KNITTING GROUP, 6 p.m., Prodigal Son Brewery & Pub, 230 S.E. Court Ave. (541-966-0380).

HEART HEALTHY EATING CLASS, 6:30-8 p.m., St. Anthony Hospital, 1601 S.E.?Court Ave., Pendleton. Learn how to make heart-healthy choices for those with high cholesterol or triglycerides. Food demonstration will follow with samples and recipes. Free, but seating is limited and registration is required. (541-278-3235).

PENDLETON EAGLES BINGO, 6:30-9 p.m., Pendleton Eagles Lodge No. 28, 428 S. Main St., Pendleton. Regular packet $10, special packet $5. Proceeds donated to local charities. (541-278-2828).

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 22

SUNRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL REGISTRATION, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m., 700 S.W. Runnion Ave., Pendleton. For middle school students with last names beginning with N-Z. Registration forms and information may be downloaded from www.pendleton.k12.or.us. (541-276-4560).

MCNARY HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY REGISTRATION, 9 a.m. to noon and 1-3 p.m., McNary Heights Elementary School, 120 Columbia, Umatilla (McNary).Kindergarten students must be 5 by Sept. 1, 2012. Parent or guardian must bring birth certificate and shot record. (541-922-6650).

BABY BOOGIE &?TAPPIN’ TODDLERS, 10-10:45 a.m., Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave., Hermiston. (541-567- 2882).

STORY TIME WITH KIMBRA, 10:15 a.m., Pendleton Public Library children’s area, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

STORY TIME, 11:15 a.m. to noon, Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave., Hermiston. (541-567-2882).

KIDS CRAFT CLASS, 2-3:30 p.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. For children ages 7 and up. Cost is $4 for members, $5 for non-members. (541-276-1066).

MILTON-FREEWATER FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., Orchard Park, South Main Street, Milton-Freewater. Jewelry, crafts, fresh produce, plants, flowers, local honey and live music.

“CLIPS OF ROUND-UP,” 6 p.m., Prodigal Son Pub &?Brewery, 230 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. A rich assortment of clips from 1911 to 1920 with glimpses of Til Taylor, Yakima Canutt, Bob Crosby and more. As part of the “In The Know”?documentary series, the $5 charge will benefit Heritage Station Museum. (541-276-0012).

KARAOKE, 7-11 p.m., Wildfire Sports Bar, Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton.

“THE HUNGER GAMES” BOOK DISCUSSION, 7 p.m., Peace Lutheran Church, 210 N.W. Ninth St., Pendleton. People of all ages are welcome to come discuss this teen phenomenon, ask questions and find out what matters to our youth. Bring a dessert to share; beverages will be provided. Free. (541-276-7592).

VEGAN/SUSTAINABLE LIVING POTLUCK SUPPER, 7 p.m., call 541-969-3057 to RSVP and for driving directions. Bring a vegan dish and the recipe (for those who may have food allergies). New vegans welcome. Gluten-free friendly group.

THURSDAY, AUG. 23

MCNARY HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY REGISTRATION, 9 a.m. to noon and 1-3 p.m., McNary Heights Elementary School, 120 Columbia, Umatilla (McNary).Kindergarten students must be 5 by Sept. 1, 2012. Parent or guardian must bring birth certificate and shot record. (541-922-6650).

SUNRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL REGISTRATION, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 700 S.W. Runnion Ave., Pendleton. For middle school students who were not registered on their assigned day.. Registration forms and information may be downloaded from www.pendleton.k12.or.us. (541-276-4560).

ARTISTS’ RECEPTION AND POETRY READING, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts, 48004 St. Andrew’s Road, Pendleton. Meet Katrina Roberts and Arnold Kemp and hear some of their work. Free. (541-276-3954).

HOMESCHOOL FAMILY POTLUCK AND PLANNING SESSION, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Grecian Heights Park, 1910 S.W. Athens Way, Pendleton. The Pendleton Homeschool Association will host its annual planning potluck party. Open to all families interested in joining the group. Bring a dish to share. (Lindsey Adair 541-215-2607 or phsa97801@yahoo.com).

SAGEBRUSH SWEATERS RUNNING CLUB, 5:45 p.m., Prodigal Son Brewery & Pub, 230 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Participants meet for a run/walk along the Umatilla River levee walking path. No set distance or time, Everyone is welcome. (541-215-3035).

ARC OF UMATILLA COUNTY BINGO, 6 p.m. doors open, bingo starts at 7 p.m. 215 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. (541-567-7615).

FIDDLER’S NIGHT, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hermiston Terrace Assisted Living, 980 W. Highland Ave., Hermiston. Join the jam session or just listen. Light refreshments served. Free admission. (541-567-3141).

MUSIC ON THE LAWN, 6-8 p.m., Hamley Steakhouse outdoor stage, 8 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Featured: Equinox. No cover. (541-278-1100 ext. 35).

WILDHORSE COMEDY JAM, 8 p.m., Wildfire Sports Bar, Wildhorse Casino & Resort, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. Featured comedians: Quinton Greene and TBD.

FRIDAY, AUG. 24

MCNARY HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY REGISTRATION, 9 a.m. to noon and 1-3 p.m., McNary Heights Elementary School, 120 Columbia, Umatilla (McNary).Kindergarten students must be 5 by Sept. 1, 2012. Parent or guardian must bring birth certificate and shot record. (541-922-6650).

PAWS RUMMAGE SALE, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 203 S.E. Goodwin Ave., Pendleton. Proceeds benefit the Pendleton Animal Welfare Shelter. Donations are welcome, volunteers are needed. (541-276-0181).

STORY TIME, 10:15-11 a.m., Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave., Hermiston. (541-567-2882).

BABY FUN TIME, 11-11:30 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. Babies newborn to 12 months are invited to bring their adult for music, laughter and cool moves. (541-966-0380).

BARNYARD BARBECUE AND HAMLEY WHISKEY RELEASE PARTY, 4-9 p.m., Hamley Steakhouse & Saloon, 8 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Event starts at 4 p.m. followed by dinner at 5 p.m. and live music at 6 p.m. Cost to attend the barbecue is $12 per person; free samples of Hamley Whiskey will be offered. (541-278-1100 ext. 35).

WINE TASTING, 4-8 p.m., Sno Road Winery, 210 W. Main St., Echo. (541-376-0421).

MUSIC ON THE LAWN, 6-8 p.m., Hamley Steakhouse outdoor stage, 8 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Featured: The Bushman Brothers, followed by Kate Turner. No cover. (541-278-1100 ext. 35).

“CHARLIE’S YARNS,” 6:30 p.m., Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, 47106 Wildhorse Blvd., Pendleton (near Wildhorse Resort &?Casino). Historian Raphael Cristy will give a one-man performance of legendary artist C.M. Russell to kick off the exhibit “Charles M. Russell: Master of Western Art” that will run through Oct. 27. Free and open to the public. (541-966-9748).

MOVIES IN THE PARK, dusk, Boardman Marina Park Harold Baker Pavilion, 1 Marine Drive, Boardman. Free and suitable for all ages. Go to www.boardmanmarinapark.com to see tonight’s movie title.

MOVIES IN BUTTE PARK, dusk, Butte Park, 1245 N.W. Seventh St., Hermiston. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy a free family-friendly movie. For movie title, call 541-667-5018.

TEEN ACTIVITY NIGHT, 8-10:30 p.m., Pendleton Aquatic Center, 1900 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. Contests, DJ?music and more for middle and high school students. Admission is $3.50 or season pass. (541-276-8100).

NUKETOWN, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Wildfire Sports Bar at Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. Country rock. No cover.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25

IMAC PANCAKE BREAKFAST, 7:30-10:30 a.m., Stokes Landing Senior Center, 195 N.W. Opal Place, Irrigon. Cost is $4.50 per person. Proceeds benefit the Irrigon Multicultural Arts Center project.

HERMISTON FARMERS MARKET, 8:30 a.m. to noon, Hermiston Conference Center parking lot, 415 S. Highway 395, Hermiston. Produce, plants, crafts, jewelry, live music and more.

ATHENA FARMERS MARKET, 9 a.m. to noon, 313 E. Main St., Athena. Food, produce, crafts and more. No charge to set up a vendor table. (April McKenna 541-310-9557).

PAWS RUMMAGE SALE, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 203 S.E. Goodwin Ave., Pendleton. Proceeds benefit the Pendleton Animal Welfare Shelter. Donations are welcome, volunteers are needed. (541-276-0181).

FREE FOR ALL, 9:30-10:15 a.m. Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Free drop-in art project class for children up to age 12. Children under 8 should be accompanied by a parent or older friend to help. (541-278-9201).

COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., McKenzie Park, 320 S. First St., Hermiston. Health and wellness information and fun for all ages. Free dental checkups and blood pressure checks, food, games, music and prizes. Sponsored by FamilyCare Health Plans and other community partners. (Alison 503-685-9400).

ATLATLS @ TAMASTSLIKT, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, 471006 Wildhorse Blvd. (near Wildhorse Resort & Casino), Pendleton. Learn how to make and throw this ancient tool. Whitman Mission rangers will be on hand from 1-4 p.m. to present “The Foods at Whitman Mission.” Free with paid admission. (541-966-9748).

HIP & HANDMADE, 11 a.m. to noon, Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Free drop-in art project class for adults. Each week features a new project, usually using recycled materials. in a casual, no-pressure setting. (541-278-9201).

WHEATSTOCK, 2 p.m., Quantum 9 Arena, Helix. Eight local bands will warm up for headliner Cody Canada & the Departed. Cost is $20 or free for children under 12. First 500 over 21 will receive a raffle ticket for a Caribbean cruise. Food and beverage vendors will be onsite, as well as children’s activities. (www.wheatstock.org).

SPECIAL NEEDS FAMILY HOUR, 5-6 p.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. For children who may need a quieter, less crowded environment. Admission is free for members and $3.50 for non-members, and registration is required. (Jammie 541-276-1066).

OPEN MIC NIGHT, 6-8 p.m., Hamley Steakhouse outdoor stage, 8 S.W. Court Ave., Pendleton. Come enjoy the music and support local musicians. To get on the list to perform, call Dave at 541-276-8100.

NUKETOWN, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Wildfire Sports Bar at Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. Country rock. No cover.

SUNDAY, AUG. 26

FIDDLER’S NIGHT, 2 p.m., Hermiston Terrace Assisted Living, 980 W. Highland Ave., Hermiston. Join the jam session or just listen. Light refreshments served. Free admission. (541-567-3141).

SEX TRAFFICKING FORUM, 6 p.m., Pendleton First Assembly of God coffee room, 1911 S.E. Court Ave. (enter from back parking lot), Pendleton. Learn more about human trafficking and how you can get involved in stopping it. (Pamela Weston 541-379-0682 or www.slavefreeearth.com).

MONDAY, AUG. 27

LAST DAY TO SIGN UP FOR THE HERMISTON PARKS AND REC GLO BALL GOLF TOURNAMENT, to be held Friday, Sept. 7 beginning at 6 p.m. at Big River Golf Course in Umatilla. Cost is $45 per person (ages 21 and over only) and includes greens fees, glo balls and accessories, dinner and prizes (but not carts).Contact Hermiston Parks and Rec for more information.

MCNARY HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY REGISTRATION, 9 a.m. to noon and 1-3 p.m., McNary Heights Elementary School, 120 Columbia, Umatilla (McNary).Kindergarten students must be 5 by Sept. 1, 2012. Parent or guardian must bring birth certificate and shot record. (541-922-6650).

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30 a.m., Athena Public Library, 418 E. Main St., Athena. Stories, crafts, movement activities, music and snacks. For ages birth to 6. (541-566-2470).

CRAFTY KIDS @ THE LIBRARY, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. New crafts each week. (541-966-0380).

BOARDMAN FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., North Front St./I-84 interchange, Boardman. Fresh produce, craft vendors and more. Interested vendors visit www.boardmanfarmersmarket.com.

OREGON CONNECTIONS ACADEMY INFORMATION SESSION, 6:30 p.m., Oxford Suites, 2400 S.W. Court Place, Pendleton. Find out about online schooling options, ask questions and talk to parents of currently enrolled academy students. (Laura Dillon 503-779-3150).

TUESDAY, AUG. 28

PENDLETON HIGH SCHOOL REGISTRATION, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5-7:30 p.m., 1800 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. For all high school students. Registration forms and information may be downloaded from www.pendleton.k12.or.us. (541-276-3621).

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30-11 a.m., Stanfield Public Library, 180 W. Coe Ave. Stories, games and crafts. (541-449-1254).

PILOT ROCK FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., Rocket Espresso parking lot, Highway 395 South, Pilot Rock. Baked goods, unique handcrafted items and fresh produce. (Nancy 541-379-1950).

ARC ACTIVITY NIGHT, 5:30-6:30 p.m., ARC of Umatilla County, 215 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. Games, crafts and light refreshments. Everyone welcome. Free.

PENDLETON KNITTING GROUP, 6 p.m., Prodigal Son Brewery & Pub, 230 S.E. Court Ave. (541-966-0380).

PENDLETON EAGLES BINGO, 6:30-9 p.m., Pendleton Eagles Lodge No. 28, 428 S. Main St., Pendleton. Regular packet $10, special packet $5. Proceeds donated to local charities. (541-278-2828).

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 29

PENDLETON HIGH SCHOOL REGISTRATION, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5-7:30 p.m., 1800 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. For all high school students. Registration forms and information may be downloaded from www.pendleton.k12.or.us. (541-276-3621).

BABY BOOGIE &?TAPPIN’ TODDLERS, 10-10:45 a.m., Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave., Hermiston. (541-567- 2882).

STORY TIME WITH KIMBRA, 10:15 a.m., Pendleton Public Library children’s area, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

STORY TIME, 11:15 a.m. to noon, Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave., Hermiston. (541-567-2882).

AREA AGENCY ON AGING SENIOR SERVICES PUBLIC HEARING, 1-3 p.m., CAPECO upstairs conference room, 321 S.E.?Third St., Pendleton. The District 12 Area Agency on Aging will hold a public hearing of its four-year plan for senior services. Public input is requested. A summary of the plan will be distributed; full copies will be available upon request. (Cynthia Eardley 541-276-1926 ext. 121).

MILTON-FREEWATER FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., Orchard Park, South Main Street, Milton-Freewater. Jewelry, crafts, fresh produce, plants, flowers, local honey and live music.

GREEN DRINKS DISCUSSION GROUP, 5:30-8 p.m., Prodigal Son Pub &?Brewery theater room, 230 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Join a discussion with like-minded people and help make our community a better place. (Hilary Lovlace 541-966-0248).

KARAOKE, 7-11 p.m., Wildfire Sports Bar, Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton.

VEGAN/SUSTAINABLE LIVING POTLUCK SUPPER, 7 p.m., call 541-969-3057 to RSVP and for driving directions. Bring a vegan dish and the recipe (for those who may have food allergies). New vegans welcome. Gluten-free friendly group.

MOVIE NIGHT, 8:30 p.m., Pendleton Aquatic Center, 1900 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. Swim and watch a movie at the 50-meter pool. Family-friendly movie, all ages welcome. General admission or season pass. (541-276-8100).

THURSDAY, AUG. 30

PENDLETON HIGH SCHOOL REGISTRATION, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5-7:30 p.m., 1800 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. For all high school students. Registration forms and information may be downloaded from www.pendleton.k12.or.us. (541-276-3621).

U.S. NATIONAL COWBOY FAST DRAW LOCAL CELEBRITY GUNFIGHT, 10 a.m., Wildhorse Resort &?Casino pow wow grounds, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. Local celebrities will go up against each other to see who has the fastest draw. Free admission. (www.idahoshootists.com).

U.S. NATIONAL COWBOY FAST DRAW NATIONAL TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP CHARITY MATCH, 2 p.m., Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate, Pendleton. Competitors vie for prize money with the remainder of the proceeds going to charity. Public is welcome to watch for no charge.

SAGEBRUSH SWEATERS RUNNING CLUB, 5:45 p.m., Prodigal Son Brewery & Pub, 230 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Participants meet for a run/walk along the Umatilla River levee walking path. No set distance or time, Everyone is welcome. (541-215-3035).

ARC OF UMATILLA COUNTY BINGO, 6 p.m. doors open, bingo starts at 7 p.m. 215 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. (541-567-7615).

FIDDLER’S NIGHT, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hermiston Terrace Assisted Living, 980 W. Highland Ave., Hermiston. Join the jam session or just listen. Light refreshments served. Free admission. (541-567-3141).

OPEN MIC NIGHT, 7-8:45 p.m., Great Pacific Wine &?Coffee Co., 403 S. Main St., Pendleton. Enjoy local talent or try your hand at the stage. Call 541-276-8100 to get your name on the performers list.

WILDHORSE COMEDY JAM, 8 p.m., Wildfire Sports Bar, Wildhorse Casino & Resort, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. Featured comedians: Shannon Thompson and Jonathan Rau.

FRIDAY, AUG. 31

U.S. NATIONAL COWBOY FAST DRAW CHAMPIONSHIPS, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate, Pendleton. Fast draw shooters vie for cash prizes. Public is welcome to watch for no charge. (www.idadoshootists.com).

STORY TIME, 10:15-11 a.m., Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave., Hermiston. (541-567-2882).

BABY FUN TIME, 11-11:30 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. Babies newborn to 12 months are invited to bring their adult for music, laughter and cool moves. (541-966-0380).

WINE TASTING, 4-8 p.m., Sno Road Winery, 210 W. Main St., Echo. (541-376-0421).

MUSIC ON THE LAWN, 6-8 p.m., Hamley Steakhouse outdoor stage, 8 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Featured: The Bushman Brothers. No cover. (541-278-1100 ext. 35).

MOVIES IN THE PARK, dusk, Boardman Marina Park Harold Baker Pavilion, 1 Marine Drive, Boardman. Free and suitable for all ages. Go to www.boardmanmarinapark.com to see tonight’s movie title.

MOVIES IN BUTTE PARK, dusk, Butte Park, 1245 N.W. Seventh St., Hermiston. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy a free family-friendly movie. For movie title, call 541-667-5018.

FULL MOON MARKET, 8-11 p.m., Hermiston Conference Center parking lot, 415 S. Highway 395, Hermiston.

TEEN ACTIVITY NIGHT, 8-10:30 p.m., Pendleton Aquatic Center, 1900 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. Contests, DJ?music and more for middle and high school students. Admission is $3.50 or season pass. (541-276-8100).

THE HITMEN, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Wildfire Sports Bar at Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. R&B. No cover.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 1

PANCAKE BREAKFAST, 7-10 a.m., Stanfield Community Center, 225 W. Roosevelt, Stanfield. Cost is $4.50 for adults, $2 for children. Takeout is available. (541-449-1332).

WHITE EAGLE GRANGE ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST, 6-10 a.m., White Eagle Grange, between Pendleton and Pilot Rock on Highway 395 South. Cost is $7 for ages 8-adult, $4 for ages 5-7, free for 4 and under. (Gail 541-276-3778).

U.S. NATIONAL COWBOY FAST DRAW CHAMPIONSHIPS, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate, Pendleton. Fast draw shooters vie for cash prizes. Main matches from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. followed by the Resurrection Match from 2-5 p.m. Public is welcome to watch for no charge.

HERMISTON FARMERS MARKET, 8:30 a.m. to noon, Hermiston Conference Center parking lot, 415 S. Highway 395, Hermiston. Produce, plants, crafts, jewelry, live music and more.

ATHENA FARMERS MARKET, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 313 E. Main St., Athena. Food, produce, crafts and more. No charge to set up a vendor table. (April McKenna 541-310-9557).

FREE FOR ALL, 9:30-10:15 a.m. Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Free drop-in art project class for children up to age 12. Children under 8 should be accompanied by a parent or older friend to help. (541-278-9201).

KIDZ POW WOW @ TAMASTSLIKT, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, 471006 Wildhorse Blvd. (near Wildhorse Resort & Casino), Pendleton. All youth 12 and under are invited to participate in this fun dancing competition. Regalia is not required. Prizes will be awarded. Whitman Mission rangers from 1-4 p.m. will present “Pioneer and Indian Games” and “Let’s Move in Indian Country,” Visitors can play games known to both immigrants and Natives throughout the Columbia Plateau. Free with paid admission. (541-966-9748).

HIP & HANDMADE, 11 a.m. to noon, Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Free drop-in art project class for adults. Each week features a new project, usually using recycled materials. in a casual, no-pressure setting. (541-278-9201).

THE HITMEN, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Wildfire Sports Bar at Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. R&B. No cover.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 2

U.S. NATIONAL COWBOY FAST DRAW CHAMPIONSHIPS, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate, Pendleton. Fast draw shooters vie for cash prizes. Cowboy church begins at 7 a.m.; category shootoffs from 8 a.m. to noon, followed by the Magnificent 7 Finals Shootoff at noon. Awards ceremony at 3:30 p.m. Public is welcome to watch for no charge. (www.idadoshootists.com).

BACA BUG RUN, noon registration begins, kickstands up at 3 p.m., Cadillac Jack’s Bar & Grill, 1703 S.W. Emigrant Ave., Pendleton.Cost is $15 per motorcycle and $5 for extra targets. Mount the target on your bike and the person with the most bugs wins. 50/50 raffle and prize raffle, music and fun. Sponsored by Bikers Against Child Abuse; proceeds benefit BACA programs. (blackjack@bacabmc.com)

MONDAY, SEPT. 3

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30 a.m., Athena Public Library, 418 E. Main St., Athena. Stories, crafts, movement activities, music and snacks. For ages birth to 6. (541-566-2470).

CRAFTY KIDS @ THE LIBRARY, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. New crafts each week. (541-966-0380).

BOARDMAN FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., North Front St./I-84 interchange, Boardman. Fresh produce, craft vendors and more. Interested vendors visit www.boardmanfarmersmarket.com.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 4

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30-11 a.m., Stanfield Public Library, 180 W. Coe Ave. Stories, games and crafts. (541-449-1254).

PILOT ROCK FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., Rocket Espresso parking lot, Highway 395 South, Pilot Rock. Baked goods, unique handcrafted items and fresh produce. (Nancy 541-379-1950).

SPECIAL NEEDS FAMILIES CONNECT, 5:30-7 p.m., Intermountain ESD, 2001 S.W. Nye Ave., Pendleton. Support group for parents and caregivers of children with special needs. Limited childcare available; call to reserve. (541-377-0790).

PENDLETON KNITTING GROUP, 6 p.m., Prodigal Son Brewery & Pub, 230 S.E. Court Ave. (541-966-0380).

GIRL SCOUTS OPEN HOUSE, 6:30-7:30 p.m., New Hope Community Church, 1350 S. Highway 395, Hermiston. Open to all girls interested in learning about Girl Scouts or adults interested in volunteering. Mary King will bring a display of 18 dolls in replica uniforms, teach a traditional song and game. Free. Brandi George 541-667-9696 or bgeorge@girlscoutsosw.org).

PENDLETON EAGLES BINGO, 6:30-9 p.m., Pendleton Eagles Lodge No. 28, 428 S. Main St., Pendleton. Regular packet $10, special packet $5. Proceeds donated to local charities. (541-278-2828).

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5

PENDLETON YOUTH VOLLEYBALL CLINIC AND SKILLS REGISTRATION, 9 a.m. to noon, Sunridge Middle School, 700 S.W. Runnion Ave., Pendleton. Open to grades 4-6 from Pendleton and the surrounding area. Registration forms will be available at the gym or at Dean’s Athletic. (Dianna Anderson 541-969-4613).

BABY BOOGIE &?TAPPIN’ TODDLERS, 10-10:45 a.m., Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave., Hermiston. (541-567- 2882).

STORY TIME WITH KIMBRA, 10:15 a.m., Pendleton Public Library children’s area, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

STORY TIME, 11:15 a.m. to noon, Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave., Hermiston. (541-567-2882).

MILTON-FREEWATER FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., Orchard Park, South Main Street, Milton-Freewater. Jewelry, crafts, fresh produce, plants, flowers, local honey and live music.

DOGGIE DIP DAY, 5-7 p.m., Pendleton Aquatic Center, 1900 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. Bring your favorite canine friend and enjoy pooch-oriented games and activities in non-chlorinated water. Cost is $3 per dog. (541-276-8100).

KARAOKE, 7-11 p.m., Wildfire Sports Bar, Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton.

VEGAN/SUSTAINABLE LIVING POTLUCK SUPPER, 7 p.m., call 541-969-3057 to RSVP and for driving directions. Bring a vegan dish and the recipe (for those who may have food allergies). New vegans welcome. Gluten-free friendly group.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 6

FIRST THURSDAY, 4-7 p.m., downtown Pendleton. Visit downtown merchants for extended hours, specials and more. Follow the yellow balloons to participating merchants.

SIDESADDLERS TWILIGHT BREAKFAST, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Stillman Park, 413 S.E. Byers Ave., Pendleton. Unofficial kickoff to the Pendleton Round-Up. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for children ages 4-12, free for under 4. Includes pancakes, eggs, ham and drink, door prizes and live band entertainment.

SAGEBRUSH SWEATERS RUNNING CLUB, 5:45 p.m., Prodigal Son Brewery & Pub, 230 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Participants meet for a run/walk along the Umatilla River levee walking path. No set distance or time, Everyone is welcome. (541-215-3035).

ARC OF UMATILLA COUNTY BINGO, 6 p.m. doors open, bingo starts at 7 p.m. 215 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. (541-567-7615).

FIDDLER’S NIGHT, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hermiston Terrace Assisted Living, 980 W. Highland Ave., Hermiston. Join the jam session or just listen. Light refreshments served. Free admission. (541-567-3141).

WILDHORSE COMEDY JAM, 8 p.m., Wildfire Sports Bar, Wildhorse Casino & Resort, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. Featured comedians: TBA.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 7

FIRST FRIDAY, all day, Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, 47106 Wildhorse Blvd. (off Highway 331 near Wildhorse Resort &?Casino), Pendleton. Free admission all day. (541-966-9748).

STORY TIME, 10:15-11 a.m., Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave., Hermiston. (541-567-2882).

BABY FUN TIME, 11-11:30 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. Babies newborn to 12 months are invited to bring their adult for music, laughter and cool moves. (541-966-0380).

IONE HALL OF FAME INDUCTION RECEPTION, 4 p.m., Ione Legion Hall, Ione. Come congratulation the 2012 inductees. Reception includes hors d’oeuvres and a no-host bar. Everyone welcome.

WINE TASTING, 4-8 p.m., Sno Road Winery, 210 W. Main St., Echo. (541-376-0421).

OLDIES NIGHT @ THE LIBRARY, 7:30 p.m., Milton-Freewater Public Library Albee Room, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave., Milton-Freewater. BJ the DJ will play the music of 1977. Free and suitable for all ages. (Bob Jones 541-938-8246).

LIVE?MUSIC, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Wildfire Sports Bar at Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. TBA. No cover.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 8

HERMISTON FARMERS MARKET, 8:30 a.m. to noon, Hermiston Conference Center parking lot, 415 S. Highway 395, Hermiston. Produce, plants, crafts, jewelry, live music and more.

ATHENA FARMERS MARKET, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 313 E. Main St., Athena. Food, produce, crafts and more. No charge to set up a vendor table. (April McKenna 541-310-9557).

FREE FOR ALL, 9:30-10:15 a.m. Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Free drop-in art project class for children up to age 12. Children under 8 should be accompanied by a parent or older friend to help. (541-278-9201).

HIP & HANDMADE, 11 a.m. to noon, Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Free drop-in art project class for adults. Each week features a new project, usually using recycled materials. in a casual, no-pressure setting. (541-278-9201).

CRAFTY CREATIONS, 1-2 p.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. Learn a new craft and make something great to take home. Cost is $2 for members, $3 for non-members. (541-276-1066).

LIVE?MUSIC, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Wildfire Sports Bar at Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 72777 Highway 331, Pendleton. TBA. No cover.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 9

MONDAY, SEPT. 10

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30 a.m., Athena Public Library, 418 E. Main St., Athena. Stories, crafts, movement activities, music and snacks. For ages birth to 6. (541-566-2470).

CRAFTY KIDS @ THE LIBRARY, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. New crafts each week. (541-966-0380).

BOARDMAN FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., North Front St./I-84 interchange, Boardman. Fresh produce, craft vendors and more. Interested vendors visit www.boardmanfarmersmarket.com.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 11

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30-11 a.m., Stanfield Public Library, 180 W. Coe Ave. Stories, games and crafts. (541-449-1254).

PILOT ROCK FARMERS MARKET, 4-7 p.m., Rocket Espresso parking lot, Highway 395 South, Pilot Rock. Baked goods, unique handcrafted items and fresh produce. (Nancy 541-379-1950).

PENDLETON KNITTING GROUP, 6 p.m., Prodigal Son Brewery & Pub, 230 S.E. Court Ave. (541-966-0380).

PENDLETON EAGLES BINGO, 6:30-9 p.m., Pendleton Eagles Lodge No. 28, 428 S. Main St., Pendleton. Regular packet $10, special packet $5. Proceeds donated to local charities. (541-278-2828).

SUSIE MCENTIRE CONCERT AND MINISTRY, 6:30 p.m. following slack, Pendleton Round-Up Grounds south grandstand, Pendleton. Susie and husband Mark team up to present gospel music and cowboy ministry. Free admission; free will offering will be taken. Everyone welcome. Sponsored by Blue Mountain Christian Cowboys. (541-276-8540).

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 19

JAMI LYNN IN CONCERT, 7-9 p.m., Great Pacific?Wine &?Coffee Co., 403 S. Main St., Pendleton. South Dakota folk singer plays folk, Americana and jazz accompanied on guitar and banjo. Free and suitable for all ages. (www.greatpacific.biz).

SATURDAY, SEPT. 29

CONCEALED WEAPONS CLASS AND FUNDRAISER, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Meacham Fire Department, Meacham. Concealed weapons permit class covering Oregon and Utah. Sale price of $60, with all proceeds donated to the Meacham Fire Department. No firearms or ammo allowed in class. All participants will receive breakfast beginning at 7:30 a.m. Class limited to 40; sign up by calling 541-571-4600 or 541-983-2368, or email admin@grantasher.com.

SUNDAY, OCT. 7

END-OF-THE-SEASON POKER RIDE, 10 a.m., beginning at Amstad Pump Station (off Southshore Drive), Umatilla. Join the Umatilla Sage Riders for fun and prizes. Last rider allowed on the course at 11 a.m., finish time 2 p.m. sharp. Cost is $10 for first hand and $5 for each additional hand. Cash prizes awarded for best hand, bridesmaid (2nd best hand) and worst hand. Additional rules will be posted at the event. Concessions will be available for purchase. (www.umatillasageriders.com).

SATURDAY, OCT. 13

LOCKS OF LOVE CUT-A-THON, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Main Stylin’ Nook, 540 S. Main St., Stanfield. The seventh annual event to benefit Locks of Love will feature live music and entertainment, vendors, a bouncy house, bake sale and more. People wishing to donate at least 10 inches of hair should make an appointment by calling 541-449-3715.

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