Announcements and Upcoming Events
Make sure you check out the schedule of events for July at Wildhorse Resort and Casino!
Starting Thursday, July 9th, Heppner’s DMV office to change days from Tuesday to Thursday and will be eliminating driving tests: Please help communicate this change for our community.
Thursday, July 9th – 6 p.m. – Heppner FFA Dinner fundraiser at the Heppner Elks Lodge: This dinner is to help the FFA students raise money for those who are planning on attending the National Convention in October. The meal will be: Pork Loin, Cheesy Potatoes, Green Beans, roll & dessert. The cost is $15 per plate! Come out and support a great cause!
Friday, July 10th – opening of “Gateway Café: Gateway Café will be opening Friday and Saturdays from 4-8 p.m., starting on Friday, July 10th with a full menu selection.
Saturday, July 11th – 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Lexington Grange Community Sale: Do you want to make some money, donate some items and/or find some great deals? You will want to check out the Community Sale! If you’d like to rent a space ($20) the application can be found on http://lexgrange726.wix.com/grange, or donate items, email email@example.com to set up a drop off time. Food and drinks will be available to purchase while you are shopping!
Sunday, July 19th – “Music in the Park” at Heppner City Park from 5-7 p.m.: The entertainment will be “Tailgate Trio”. Bring your lawn chairs; and purchase a meal, including hot pulled pork sandwiches. In case of rain for this concert, it will be moved to All Saints Parish Hall.
Friday, July 24th – 7th Annual United Way Charity Golf Tournament – Wildhorse Championship Golf Course: 8:30 a.m. Shotgun Start. To golf or be a sponsor, please contact Kricket Nicholson at 541-276-2661. This event will benefit the communities of Umatilla and Morrow Counties. There will be great raffle items.
Saturday, July 25th – 9:30 a.m. – Home Run Derby; 10 a.m. – “Strike Out Cancer” Co- Ed Benefit Softball Tournament @ Heppner Softball Field: Come out and help support a fundraiser for Kenny Lindsay. The registration fee is $200 per team, double elimination. They will be raffling a Traeger and other great items! $5.00 Do-Overs. There is a donation account set up at Bank of Eastern Oregon for those wanting to help and cannot attend. Contact Sharon Miller at 541-626-1154; Donna Maben at 541-379-0163 or Josh Henrichs at 541-676-5373.
Saturday, August 1 - Bucknum’s Tavern and Hair of the Dog Records present “Ruckus In The Boonies 2015: Bucknum’s Tavern with gates opening at noon, music at 1 p.m. with a $15 charge to be collected at the door. Pre-party will be held on Friday, July 31st at 8 p.m., for 21 and over – $5 charge at the door. Check out www.ruckusintheboonies.com for more information!
Sunday, August 16th – “Music in the Park” at Heppner City Park from 5-7 p.m.: The entertainment for the evening will be “Frazer-Wambeke”. More information about the event will be communicated closer to the event.