Announcements and Upcoming Events
Are you interested in participating in “Life Skills Class” offered by Domestic Violence Services? This free introductory class is available to all community members in Umatilla and Morrow Counties – Job Readiness, Job Retention, Housing, Budgeting and Stress Management. Please contact Mary at 541-276-3322 or at Mary@dvs-or-org for more information and to sign up!
Friday, April 29th – 7 p.m. – Bingo night sponsored by Lexington Grange: Come out and play Bingo! A portion of the night’s proceeds will go toward supporting a scholarship fund for Morrow County students who display key principles of the grange; faith, hope, charity and fidelity.
Saturday, April 30th 5-7 p.m. – “Brass Fire Band” performance at Sweet Productions Restaurant and Bakery’s Silver Fox Banquet room: This event is “free” and dinner service will be available. Doors will open at 4:45 p.m. Come and enjoy an evening of music and fun!
Friday, May 6th – 7:15 p.m.; Saturday, May 7th – 2:15 p.m. – SAGE Center Movie Weekend: The movie “Star Wars – The Force Awakens” will be shown. The cost is $5 (includes a bag of popcorn with admission; water is available for $1. Call 541-481-3257 for more information.
Thursday, May 19th – 3-6 p.m. – Morrow County Children’s Fair – Port of Morrow: If you are interested in setting up a booth, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Hold the Date for Heppner’s “Music in the Park” concerts on Sunday, June 12; July 10, August 14th and September 11th – 5-7 p.m. – Main Heppner City Park:
Sunday, June 12th – Steel Drum Band
Sunday, July 10th – Slipshod
Sunday, August 14th – to be announced
Sunday, September 11th – to be announced (in honor of the 15th anniversary of 9/11)
There will be a fundraiser meal to purchase; so plan on bringing your chairs and enjoying a great evening with community members and great entertainment! Location will be moved to “inside”, in the case of rain.
Friday, July 29th – 8:30 a.m. – 8th Annual United Way of Umatilla and Morrow Counties Charity Golf Tournament to be held at Wildhorse Resort and Casino’s Championship Golf Course:
For the past eight years, the United Way of Umatilla & Morrow Counties has hosted this charity golf tournament to help raise funds for our local area United Way partner agencies. We could use your help this year with sponsorships. Remember, all money donated to your local United Way stays in our area. As a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, your donation is tax deductible. Our tax identification number is 93-0454995. There are several types of sponsorship available:
Cart Sponsor – $800 includes: Foursome in Tournament, Company Name/Logo on tournament materials, Company Name/Logo on each cart & media mention
Tee Sponsor – $600 includes: Foursome in Tournament, Company Name/Logo on tournament materials & media mention
Hole or Contest Sponsor – $100
Call the United Way office at 276-2661 to secure your sponsorship; register a team or donate items for our raffle.