Event Calendar

APRIL EVENTS

LA PINE

Family Fun Storytelling. Every Thursday, 10:30-11:30 am. La Pine Deschutes County Library Branch.

Newberry Speak to Succeed. Every Tuesday, 8-9 am. Gordy’s Restaurant, 17045 Whitney Rd., La Pine. Contact us at  newberryspeaktosucceed@gmail.com

STEM Family Night. April 13, 5:00-7:00 pm. La Pine Middle School Library, 16300 1st Street.  Come and let the Middle School and High School students show off what they have been doing in their STEM classrooms!

Blessing It Forward Give Away and Blood Drive. April 22, 8:00-12:00.  Free! High Lakes Christian Church, 52620 Day Road, La Pine.

“The Little Mermaid” April 20-22, 7:00-9:00 pm.  Presented by La Pine High School and Middle School    students. La Pine High School. 51633, Coach Road, La Pine.

An Economic Vitality Roadmap meeting and celebration. April 25, 6:00-8:30 p.m. La Pine Senior Center. Sponsored by City of La Pine & RDI.

FreeFire Day! Recycle yard debris for free! Visit the FireFree website at www.firefree.org

La Pine- June 2 and 3, Southwest Transfer Station.

March for Science!  April 22, 3:00-10:00 pm. Details to follow.  For more information go to https://www.marchforscience.com/satellite-marches/ and follow leads to March for Science, Bend!

Beware the Ides of April Taxes Due! April 15, 11:59 pm

La Pine Senior Center Bingo. Every Monday night, 5:45 pm, and every Tuesday 12:45 pm. 16450 Victory Way, La Pine. lapineseniorcenter.org, 541-536-6237.

La Pine Moose Bingo. Every Wednesday, 5:45 pm. Meals available. 52510 Drafter Rd, La Pine, 541-536-3388

La Pine American Legion Bingo. Every Thursday. Ticket sales: 4:40 p.m., First game: 5:45 p.m. Burgers, French fries, and Polish dogs. 52532 Drafter Rd, La Pine, 541-536-1402.

La Pine Caregiver Support Group. Every Friday, 10:00-11:30 am.  Hearts and Home, 51681 Huntington Road, La Pine.  If you have questions or need to arrange a ride, please contact Heidi at

La Pine Lions Club Dinner Meeting. Every second Wednesday of the month, 6:00 pm.  Gordy’s Restaurant, 17045 Whitney Rd, La Pine.

La Pine Ya Ya Sisterhood Meeting and Potluck. Every second Wednesday of each month, 5:30 pm.  La Pine Senior Center, 16450 Victory Way, La Pine. Call Linda Vassalli, 541-536-6176.

Alzheimer Support Group. Every second Thursday of the month, 10:00 am.  Prairie House Assisted Living, 51485 Morson, La Pine. 541-508-4111.

High Lakes Car Club Potluck and Meeting. Every second Thursday of the month, 5:30 pm.  For meeting location, contact Jessie Hager at (541) 815-3297.

Free Veterans’ Breakfast. Every second Thursday of the month, 8:00 am. Prairie House Assisted Living, 51485 Morson, La Pine. 541-508-4111.

American Legion Post 45 Meeting. Every second Tuesday of the month, 6:00 pm. 52532 Drafter Rd, La Pine.

541-536-1402.

La Pine Community Kitchen B.O.D. Meeting. Every third Thursday of the month, 9:30 am. La Pine City Hall in the City Council Chambers,16345 Sixth Street.

La Pine Lions Club Board of Directors Dinner Meeting. Every Second Wednesday, 6:00 pm. Gordy’s Restaurant, 17045 Whitney Rd., La Pine.

Business meeting. Every 4th Wednesday, 11:00 am. La Pine Community Bldg. Contact: 541-536-5413 or onlinelapinelionsclub@gmail.com.

LPRD Board. Every third Thursday of the month, 5:30-7:30. La Pine Community Center. Work Session with General Session to follow. Agenda is posted outside the building for public notice

City of La Pine City Council Meeting.  Every second Wednesday of the month, 6:00 pm. La Pine City Hall, 16345 Sixth Street.

La Pine City Planning Committee Meeting. Every third Wednesday of the month, 5:30 pm.  La Pine City Hall, 16345 Sixth Street.

Alcoholics Anonymous (La Pine, Sunriver and Deschutes County). Hotline: 541-548-0440. For information on meeting times and locations, call Central Oregon Intergroup at 541-548-0440 or check online at district5aa.org.

SUNRIVER

Sunriver Women’s Club. Every Tuesday, 11:30 am. For more Information please call Laura Dickinson 248-980-8234 or check online at www.sunriverwomensclub.com.

Sunriver-La Pine Rotary Club. Every Wednesday mornings. Buffet Breakfast (7:00 – 7:30am) meeting 7:35 a.m. at the Hearth Room – Sunriver Resort Lodge. For more info call Mark Dennett 541-488-4925

FreeFire Day! Recycle yard debris for free! Visit the FireFree website at www.firefree.org Sunriver- May 5 and 6, Sunriver Compost in Sunriver.

SHARC Swim Center, Sunriver

Underwater Egg Hunt and Rubber Duck Races. April 15, 9:00-11:00. $10 for Duck Race or $15 for both.  RSVP only. Call 541-585-3147.

Central Oregon Sundays at SHARC. $9 per person through May 21. Includes indoor aquatics & tubing Hill (seasonal). Must show proof of residence in Deschutes, Jefferson, or Crook County.

Sunriver Library 

Family Fun. Every Tuesday, 10:30 am. Sunriver Deschutes County Library Branch. Interactive story time with songs, rhymes, and crafts (0-5 yrs.)

       

EGG-TASTIC Baskets! April 8, 3:00 pm., Make seasonal baskets, DIY slime and crafts.  All ages.

Animal Adventures. April 11, 12:00 pm. Live animals, stories, and crafts with High Desert Museum (3+ years)

Tracing the History of African American Literature. April 12, 12:00 pm. From slave narratives to contemporary novels.

Lego Block Party. April 15, 3:00 pm.  Read! Build! Play! Join other builders and a gazillion LEGS’s. (All ages)

Homegoing Book Discussion. April 17, 6:00 pm.

Music and Movement.  April 25, 10:30 am. Movement and stories to develop skills (3-5 years).

BEND

Free Resume Workshop. April 5, 3:30-5:00 pm. Bend Public Library. Staff from Goodwill Job Connection and          Deschutes Public Library will share their expertise in best practices for the job search and creating resumes.

High Desert Museum

Backpack Explorers.  Every Wed. and Thurs. 10:00-11:00.  High Desert Museum. Kids 3-5. Registration fee.  Contact Marissa Ticus at mticus@highdesertmuseum.org, call (541) 382-4754, ext. 329 or register online at highdesertmuseum.org/backpack-exploerers-87.

A Pollinator’s Plight. Thursday, April 6, 2017, 6:00pm.  A discussion about the importance of bees and a documentary on the first species of bee in the continental U.S. to be placed on the endangered species list. Members $3, non-members $7. RSVP:

Museum & Me. Saturday, March 29, 4:00 pm- 7:00 pm. A time for children and adults with physical, cognitive, and/or social disabilities to enjoy the High Desert Museum after hours. Free for individuals,  and families.  RSVP: highdesertmuseum.org/rsvp.


SCORE Small Business Workshop, Time Management Techniques, Downtown Bend Public Library, April 26, 2017, 5:30 – 7:30

Ever wonder how busy people can get so much done – time management.  Join fellow entrepreneurs for Time Management Techniques on Wednesday April 26 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. and explore ways to better manage your time and identify “black holes” that eat up your time with little results. The session is free, but registration required.  Contact the Downtown Bend Library at 541-617-7080 for more information and registration.

SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. They are a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and have been mentoring small business owners for more than forty years.  For more information about Central Oregon SCORE please visit their web site at www.scorecentraloregon.org.

The Deschutes Public Library, located in the high desert of Central Oregon serves more than 150,000 Deschutes County residents through libraries in Downtown Bend, East Bend, La Pine, Redmond, Sisters, and Sunriver.  The Library’s website provides access to hundreds of resources, magazine articles, downloadable books, from the comfort of home and work.  The Library offers free and dynamic cultural programming for all ages to enrich our daily experience and encourage all residents to Know More.