The Hermiston Herald publishes a list of coming events as space allows. It’s posted weekly at www.hermistonherald.com. All items are assumed free, nonprofit and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Items should be submitted well in advance to: Calendar  — Hermiston Herald, 333 E. Main St., Hermiston, OR 97838 or info@hermistonheraldcom.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 15

BOLI PREVAILING WAGE RATE SEMINAR, 9 a.m. to noon, InterMountain ESD, 2001 S.W. Nye Ave., Pendleton. Learn about laws covering public works projects. Free, but pre-registration is requested to ensure enough materials are available. (rachelle.herbert@state.or.us or 971-673-0838).

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

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:15 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

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

TOT TIME, 1-2 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. For children ages 0-5. Cost is $1 per child. (541-276-8100).

ADULT BEGINNER COMPUTER CLASS, 3 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. Free, but registration required. (541-966-0380).

CRIBBAGE NIGHT, 6:30 p.m., Great Pacific Wine &?Coffee Co., 403 S. Main St., Pendleton. New and experienced players welcome. Bring boards and cards. (509-240-7460).

“CINDERELLA,” 6:30 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. performance, Hermiston High School auditorium, 600 S. First St., Hermiston. Classic ballet performed by the Eugene Ballet Company. Tickets are $35 for adults and $17.50 for children 17 and under if purchased ahead, $40 for adults and $22.50 for 18 and under at the door. Available online at www.desertartscouncil.com, Hermiston Chamber of Commerce or Hermiston City Hall. (Mary Corp 541-720-3859).

EAST UMATILLA COUNTY HEALTH DISTRICT TOWN HALL MEETING, 6:30 p.m., ambulance bay behind EUCHD district office, 431 E. Main St., Athena. Representatives of the district will present information on the upcoming Local Option Levy to be voted on Nov. 4. Paul Chalmers of the Umatilla County Tax Office will explain how the levy will affect voters in the district. (Donna Grimes 541-566-3813).

VEGAN/SUSTAINABLE LIVING POTLUCK SUPPER, 7 p.m., call 541-969-3057 to RSVP and for driving directions. Bring a vegan dish and recipe. New vegans welcome. Gluten-free friendly group.

THURSDAY, OCT. 16

PRESCHOOL STORY AND CRAFT TIME, 10:30 a.m., Milton-Freewater Public Library, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave. (Lili Schmidt 541-938-8247).

BOARDMAN SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Boardman Senior Center, 100 Tatone St., Boardman. Costs $4 for seniors 55 and older and $5 for adults. All ages welcome. (541-481-3257).

SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Hermiston Senior Center, 435 W. Orchard Ave. Costs $3.50 for seniors 50 and over, $4 for adults under 50, $4 for Meals on Wheels home delivery. Extra 50 cents if center provides table service. Transportation can be arranged by donation. (541-567-3582).

SKILLS FOR LIFE, 3-5 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. The first hour includes gym activities and second hour focuses on life skills for middle and high school students. Free, but registration requested. (Danny Bane 541-379-4250).

ARTIST’S RECEPTION, 4:30 p.m., Blue Mountain Community College Feves Memorial Gallery, 2411 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. View the bronze works of Randy Gundlach and meet the artist, who will talk about his art. (541-278-5780).

PENDLETON WARMING STATION VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION, 6 p.m., 116 S.E. 12th St., Pendleton. For individuals, groups, organizations or businesses interested in staffing the Pendleton Warming Station this winter. (KaSandra Williams 541-310-1312).

THE 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 jam session or just listen. Refreshments served. (541-567-3141).

FIRST DRAFT WRITERS’ SERIES, 7 p.m., Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Gathering features a reading by Elizabeth Enslin, author of “While the Gods Were Sleeping: A Journey Through Love and Rebellion in Nepal.” Participants can sign up for open mic time of 3-5 minutes. (541-278-9201).

FRIDAY, OCT. 17

VETERANS’ FLU SHOT CLINIC, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Port of Morrow Suite 103, 2 Marine Drive, Boardman. Veterans can receive a flu shot for no charge by showing valid identification. (541-481-2255).

QUILTS OF VALOR SEW-IN, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thimbles Fabric-N-More, 1849 Westgate Place, Pendleton. Help make quilts for soldiers serving overseas. Bring your own quilt or buy a kit (available for purchase). New quilters will be taken “under our wings.” Bring project, sewing machine and tools, and sack lunch. Donations of fabric, thread and cash welcome. (J. Marie Norris 541-966-1190 or j.marie.norris@QOVF.org).

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

TODDLER STORY TIME, 10:15-10:45 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

STORY & CRAFT TIME, 2 p.m., Echo Public Library, 20 Bonanza St.

AFTER SCHOOL STORY TIME, 4 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. Older siblings welcome. (541-966-0380).

PENDLETON FARMERS MARKET, 4 p.m. to dusk, 300 block South Main Street, Pendleton. Browse fresh produce, meats, baked goods and plants, locally crafted jewelry and items for the home. Live music by ??. Market Kitchen and Market Kids. EBT, debit and credit cards welcome. (pendletonfarmersmarket.net).

CRAB & SALMON FEED, 5-8 p.m., Mission Longhouse. Tickets are $30 or 2 for $50 if purchased in advance. Proceeds for the new Yellowhawk Tribal Health/Wellness Center. (Nancy 541-215-1945).

NIGHT AT THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM, 5-8:30 p.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. Parents get a night out and kids get dinner, games, crafts and a movie. Costs $20 members/$25 non-members, $10 for each additional child. Preregistration required. (541-276-1066).

CHAIR-ITY DINNER AND AUCTION, 6 p.m. social hour, 7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. auction begins, Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate. Buffet dinner and bid on chair packages to benefit Clearview Disability Resource Center. Tickets are $25, available at 307 S.W. Sixth St. (541-276-1130).

QUILTER’S LUMBERYARD SCRAP MANAGEMENT PRESENTATION AND TRUNK SHOW, 6-8 p.m., Thimbles Fabric-N-More, 1849 Westgate Place, Pendleton. Learn an innovative way to cut, organize and store scraps in usable sizes. A trunk show features quilts and other projects made using the “lumberyard” block technique. Cost to attend is $20; for ages 18 and over. Registration requested. (541-278-7910).

VFW BINGO, 6 p.m. doors open, games start at 7 p.m., Hermiston VFW, 45 W. Cherry St.

SATURDAY, OCT. 18

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST, 6-10 a.m., White Eagle Grange, between Pendleton and Pilot Rock on Highway 395 South. Suggested donation $7 for ages 8 and up, $4 for ages 5-7 and free for 4 and under. Donate 2 non-perishable food items for $1 discount. (Gail 541-276-3778).

DAY OF SERVICE, 7:30 a.m. daycare check-in (free, toilet trained children only), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 609 N.W. 12th St., Pendleton; 8 a.m. worker check-in, Pendleton High School, 1800 N.W. Carden Ave. Volunteers to help with projects to improve the Pendleton community. Bring a lawn chair for volunteer lunch at noon at Roy Raley Park, 1205 S.W. Court Ave.

HERMISTON EDUCATION FOUNDATION FUN RUN/WALK, 7:45 a.m. race day registration, 9 a.m. races start, Sandstone Middle School, 400 N.E. 10th St., Hermiston. Costs $5 for 1-mile course, $10 for 5K if preregistered (Easter Oregon Physical Therapy or www.active.com), $5 more if registering race day. Run/walk to benefit Hermiston school of your choice; top three schools receive cash prizes. Proceeds fund grants in the Hermiston School District. (541-567-5678).

HERMISTON FARMERS MARKET, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., McKenzie Park, 300 S. First St., Hermiston. Food, crafts, live music, art.

FREE FOR ALL, 9:30-10:15 a.m. Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Family art experience for children up to age 12. Children under 8 should be accompanied by an adult. (541-278-9201).

COAT GIVEAWAY, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Agape House, 500 W. Harper Road, Hermiston. Limited to one free coat per family member while supplies last. Donations are needed. (Dave 541-567-8774).

FAMILY HISTORY WORKSHOPS, 10 a.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 850 S.W. 11th St., Hermiston. Workshops on researching family history presented at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. (Jeanette Byers 541-667-7046).

SYMPOSIUM: ICE AGE FLOODS AND MORE, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Heritage Station Museum, 108 S.W. Frazer Ave., Pendleton. Guest speakers: Bruce Bjornstad (Ice Age floods), Thomas Morning Owl (Native flood stories) and Armand Minthorn (Kennewick Man). Lunch will be served. Free, but reservations required. (541-276-0012).

VORTEX QUILTING CLASS, 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thimbles Fabric-N-More, 1849 Westgate Place, Pendleton. Create a Vortex block using “kindling strips” (less than 2 1/2 inches in width) from the Lumberyard Management System. Bring your strips and come prepared to sew (no cutting time allotted during class), and be expecting homework. Costs $20; for ages 18 and over. Registration requested. (541-278-7910).

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. (541-278-9201).

STRAIGHT TALK WITH BECKY MARKS, 2-4 p.m., Prodigal Son Pub & Brewery, 230 E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Share thoughts with Ward 1 councilwoman. (541-276-9147).

SUNDAY, OCT. 19

ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKE BREAKFAST, 8 a.m. to noon, Pendleton Masonic Lodge No. 52, 1350 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton. Costs $6 for adults and $4 for ages 6-12. Donations happily accepted. Proceeds benefit scholarship fund. (Marty 541-377-9879).

SPECIAL NEEDS OPEN GYM, 12 noon to 1:30 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. Free for special needs children and families. (541-276-8100).

KBLU-FM CITIZENS ADVISORY GROUP, 3 p.m., Prodigal Son Pub & Brewery, 230 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton. Share ideas on format of Pendleton area’s newest radio station. (Vicki 541-566-2744).

BENEFIT DINNER AND AUCTION, 4 p.m., Hermiston Jr. Academy, 1300 N.W. Academy Way, Hermiston. Dinner of soup or chili, salad and corn bread is $6 per person or $20 per family. Dessert Dash and live and silent auctions will also raise money to benefit the school. (Duane Johnson 541-564-6154).

ADULT OPEN GYM, 7-9 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. Free access for ages 16 and up. (541-276-8100).

MONDAY, OCT. 20

COFFEE AND CONVERSATION WITH CHUCK WOOD, 7-8:30 a.m., Bucking Bean, 405 N.W. Despain Ave., Pendleton. Share thoughts with Ward 2 councilman. (541-310-7306 or Chuck.wood@ci.pendleton.or.us).

WALKING FOR WELLNESS, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. Free. (541-276-8100).

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

TOT TIME, 10-11 a.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. For children ages 0-5. Cost is $1 per child. (541-276-8100).

ART STUDIO, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St. Free class for ages 7-12 to develop skills and encourage art exploration. (541-278-9201).

SCIENCE CLUB, 4 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. This month’s focus: astronomy. For ages 5-12. Free, but registration required. (541-966-0380).

ATHENA KNITTERS GROUP, 7 p.m., Athena Public Library, 418 E. Main St. Open to all knitters, crocheters and lovers of needle work. (541-566-2470).

TUESDAY, OCT. 21

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

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

JUNGLE STORY TIME, 12 noon to 2 p.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. Free with paid admission. (541-276-1066).

BOARDMAN SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Boardman Senior Center, 100 Tatone St., Boardman. Costs $4 for seniors 55 and older and $5 for adults. All ages welcome. (541-481-3257).

SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Hermiston Senior Center, 435 W. Orchard Ave. Costs $3.50 for seniors 50 and over, $4 for adults under 50, $4 for Meals on Wheels home delivery. Extra 50 cents if center provides table service. Transportation can be arranged by donation. (541-567-3582).

GEODC COMMUNITY MEETING, 2 p.m., Port of Morrow Riverfront Center, 2 Marine Drive, Boardman. Greater Eastern Oregon Development Corporation is seeking input on draft goals and strategies for economic development in the region. (Judy Moore 541-612-7142).

LEGO CLUB, 4 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. Lego fun for all ages. (541-966-0380).

HOMEBUYERS WORKSHOP, 6-7 p.m., Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, 130 N.E. Second St., Hermiston. Free information for prospective homebuyers. (Bethany Winters 541-564-1979).

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. Benefits local charities. (541-278-2828).

STORY AND CRAFT TIME, 6:30 p.m., Milton-Freewater Public Library, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave. For elementary school-age children. (Lili Schmidt 541-938-8247)

TERRIFIC TUESDAY: PEG WILLIS, 7-8 p.m., Heritage Station Museum, 108 S.W. Frazer Ave., Pendleton. Peg Willis will discuss her recent book “Building the Columbia River Highway: They Said It Couldn’t Be Done.” (541-276-0012).

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 22

ARTS AND CULTURE TOWN MEETING, 9 a.m. to noon, Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St. Oregon Arts Commission and Oregon Cultural Trust meets with residents to hear about arts and culture issues. Registration encouraged but not required. (www.regonline.com/townmeetingpendleton).

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

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:15 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

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

TOT TIME, 1-2 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. For children ages 0-5. Cost is $1 per child. (541-276-8100).

ADULT BEGINNER COMPUTER CLASS, 3 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. Free, but registration required. (541-966-0380).

PORTLAND TRAILBLAZERS RIP CITY RELAY, 4-6 p.m., Wildhorse Resort & Casino, 46510 Wildhorse Blvd., Pendleton. Team representatives engage with fans in a variety of festivities. (541-966-1628 or www.wildhorseresort.com)

ALTRUSA DINNER AND INFORMATIONAL MEETING, 5:30 p.m. social time, tailgate dinner 6:15 p.m., informational time 6:30 p.m., Pendleton Elks Club, 14 S.E. Third St., Pendleton. Meet members of Altrusa International of Pendleton and find out how to join the community service club. Dinner reservations requested. (Jennifer Weidert 541-969-6604).

COLLEGE NIGHTS, 6-8:30 p.m., Blue Mountain Community College Science & Tech building room 200, 2411 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton AND Hermiston High School commons, 600 S. First St. Learn how to start the process of signing up for classes, how to choose the right program, how to search for scholarships and avoid scholarship scams. Assistance with filling out the FAFSA. Pizza and drinks provided. At the end of the evening, BMCC will draw for three $500 scholarships at each location. (Shannon Franklin 541-278-5951).

CRIBBAGE NIGHT, 6:30 p.m., Great Pacific Wine &?Coffee Co., 403 S. Main St., Pendleton. New and experienced players welcome. Bring boards and cards. (509-240-7460).

EAST UMATILLA COUNTY HEALTH DISTRICT TOWN HALL MEETING, 6:30 p.m., Weston Memorial Hall, 210 E. Main St. Representatives of the district present information on Local Option Levy on Nov. 4 ballot. Paul Chalmers of the Umatilla County Tax Office explains how the levy will affect voters. (Donna Grimes 541-566-3813).

VEGAN/SUSTAINABLE LIVING POTLUCK SUPPER, 7 p.m., call 541-969-3057 to RSVP and for driving directions. Bring a vegan dish and recipe. New vegans welcome. Gluten-free friendly group.

THURSDAY, OCT. 23

PENDLETON WARMING STATION VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION, 9 a.m., 116 S.E. 12th St., Pendleton. For individuals, groups, organizations or businesses interested in staffing the Pendleton Warming Station. (KaSandra Williams 541-310-1312).

PRESCHOOL STORY AND CRAFT TIME, 10:30 a.m., Milton-Freewater Public Library, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave. (Lili Schmidt 541-938-8247).

MISSION MARKET CUSTOMER APPRECIATION DAY, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Mission Market, 46493 Mission Road. Enjoy pulled pork sandwiches, chips, baked beans and a soda for $2.

BOARDMAN SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Boardman Senior Center, 100 Tatone St., Boardman. Costs $4 for seniors 55 and older and $5 for adults. All ages welcome. (541-481-3257).

SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Hermiston Senior Center, 435 W. Orchard Ave. Costs $3.50 for seniors 50 and over, $4 for adults under 50, $4 for Meals on Wheels home delivery. Extra 50 cents if center provides table service. Transportation can be arranged by donation. (541-567-3582).

SKILLS FOR LIFE, 3-5 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. The first hour includes gym activities and second hour focuses on life skills for middle and high school students. Free, but registration requested. (Danny Bane 541-379-4250).

“BARELY BOO,” 4 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. A Halloween-themed musical comedy show by Rick Huddle. All ages welcome. (541-966-0380).

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

WALK OF REMEMBRANCE, 6 p.m., 240 S.E. Second St., Hermiston. Walk helps raise awareness of victims and survivors of domestic violence. Stop at McKenzie Park for reflection and a moment of silence, and return to the starting point for refreshments. (541-276-3322).

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

FRIDAY, OCT. 24

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

TODDLER STORY TIME, 10:15-10:45 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

STORY & CRAFT TIME, 2 p.m., Echo Public Library, 20 Bonanza St.

AFTER SCHOOL STORY TIME, 4 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. Older siblings welcome. (541-966-0380).

A VERY POPLAR RUN EARLY PACKET PICKUP, 4-8 p.m., Oxford Suites, 1050 N. First St., Hermiston.

FOWL BOOK SALE, 4-7 p.m., Weston Memorial Hall downstairs club room, 210 E. Main St., Weston. Browse hardback and paperback books, CDs, DVDs, audio books and more. Benefits Weston Public Library programs and projects. (541-566-2378).

COMMUNITY FALL FESTIVAL, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Guardian Angel Homes, 540 N.W. 12th St., Hermiston. Costume contest with cash prizes, face painting, “Freaky Feeling” room, maze, photo booth, pumpkin painting, “Go Fish” booth and complimentary dinner. (541-564-9070).

VFW BINGO, 6 p.m. doors open, games start at 7 p.m., Hermiston VFW, 45 W. Cherry St.

SATURDAY, OCT. 25

A VERY POPLAR RUN, 7 a.m. late registration and packet pickup begins, 9:45 a.m. first races begin, 77200 Poleline Road, Boardman. Kids’ one-mile run begins at 9:45 a.m., followed by the 15K at 10:30, 10K at 10:45 and 5K at 11 a.m. Walkers welcome (no registration required). Costs $20 for online and mail-in registration, $30 race day registration. T-shirts are $10; register by Oct. 19 to ensure you get one. Register at www.eosportstraining.com/boardmantreefarm.html Benefits Agape House.

HERMISTON FARMERS MARKET, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., McKenzie Park, 300 S. First St., Hermiston. Food, crafts, live music, art.

FOWL BOOK SALE, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Weston Memorial Hall downstairs club room, 210 E. Main St., Weston. Browse hardback and paperback books, CDs, DVDs, audio books. Bag sale, all the books that fit in bag for $1 starts at 3 p.m.. Benefits Weston Public Library programs and projects. (541-566-2378).

PENDLETON WARMING STATION VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION, 9 a.m., 116 S.E. 12th St., Pendleton. For individuals, groups, organizations or businesses interested in staffing the Pendleton Warming Station. (KaSandra Williams 541-310-1312).

ROAD USAGE CHARGE LISTENING SESSION, 9 a.m. to noon, Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. ODOT presentation on alternate road usage charge system for volunteer drivers (Senate Bill 810). A Q&A session follows.

SPOOKTACULAR SCHOOLING HORSE SHOW, 9 a.m., Umatilla Sage Riders arena, 81907 N. Hwy. 395, Umatilla. All classes are $5, and all group and riding levels welcome. Dress up yourself and your horse. (www.umatillasageridersclub.com)

FREE FOR ALL, 9:30-10:15 a.m. Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Family art experience for children up to age 12. Children under 8 should be accompanied by an adult. (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. (541-278-9201).

HALLOWEEN STORY TIME, 2 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. Halloween-themed stories and crafts for all ages. Each family receives a bag of children’s books to take home. Costumes encouraged. (541-966-0380).

SPECIAL NEEDS FAMILY TIME, 3-6 p.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. For children who may need a quieter, less crowded environment. Free for members/$1 for non-members. Registration required. (541-276-1066).

FALL FESTIVAL, 6:30 p.m. dinner, games from 7-9 p.m., Harris Jr. Academy, 3121 S.W. Hailey Ave., Pendleton. Games for 25 cents each. Dinner of veggie burger, tots, cookie and root beer float for $7 or $25 for a family of four or more. No scary or offensive costumes. Proceeds for new playground equipment. (541-276-0615 or Marilyn 541-276-7123).

INLAND NORTHWEST CHORALE, 7 p.m., Christ the King Lutheran Church, 325 S.W. Sixth Ave., Milton-Freewater. Enjoy an eclectic mix of Christian secular music. Free, but donations accepted. Reception follows. (Judy Mason judimasn@eoni.com).

SUNDAY, OCT. 26

SPECIAL NEEDS OPEN GYM, 12 noon to 1:30 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. Free for special needs children and families. (541-276-8100).

OKTOBERFEST, 1-5 p.m., Milton-Freewater Community Building, 109 S.E. Fifth Ave. Family pumpkin and face painting, apple bobbing, cupcake walk, Halloween costume contest. Traditional German fare available for purchase.

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

MORROW COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY ANNUAL MEETING, 2 p.m., SAGE Center, 101 Olson Road, Boardman. Discussions include possible tours to sponsor and subjects to research for the 2015 Chronicles publication. Guest speakers: Larry Lindsay (history of the Port of Morrow), Gary Neal (contemporary activities at the port). Ice cream served afterwards. (Louis Carlson 541-676-5302).

ARC HALLOWEEN DANCE, 6-8 p.m., The Arc Building, 215 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. DJ music, dancing, treats and a goody bag. Costumes encouraged, but not required. Costs $5 per person. (541-567-7615).

ADULT OPEN GYM, 7-9 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. Free access for ages 16 and up. (541-276-8100).

MONDAY, OCT. 27

WALKING FOR WELLNESS, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-276-8100).

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30 a.m., Athena Public Library, 418 E. Main St. For ages birth to 6. (541-566-2470).?

TOT TIME, 10-11 a.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. For children ages 0-5. Costs $1 per child. (541-276-8100).

ART STUDIO, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St. Free class for ages 7-12 to develop skills and encourage art exploration. (541-278-9201).

PENDLETON WARMING STATION VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION, 6 p.m., 116 S.E. 12th St., Pendleton. For individuals, groups, organizations or businesses interested in staffing the Pendleton Warming Station. (KaSandra Williams 541-310-1312).

TUESDAY, OCT. 28

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

LITERARY HOUR, 11 a.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. A book and activity designed to promote literacy, self-expression and early reading. (541-276-1066).

BOARDMAN SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Boardman Senior Center, 100 Tatone St., Boardman. Costs $4 for seniors 55 and older and $5 for adults. All ages welcome. (541-481-3257).

SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Hermiston Senior Center, 435 W. Orchard Ave. Costs $3.50 for seniors 50 and over, $4 for adults under 50, $4 for Meals on Wheels home delivery. Extra 50 cents if center provides table service. Transportation can be arranged by donation. (541-567-3582).

JANE KIRKPATRICK BOOK SIGNING, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Hermiston Drug, 114 E. Main St., Hermiston. Meet author of “A Light in the Wilderness.” Books available for purchase.

THE ARC ACTIVITY NIGHT, 5:30-6:30 p.m., The Arc Umatilla County, 215 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. Games, crafts and light refreshments. Donations accepted.

HOMEBUYERS WORKSHOP, 6-7 p.m., Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, 130 N.E. Second St., Hermiston. Free information for prospective homebuyers. (Bethany Winters 541-564-1979).

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. Benefits local charities. (541-278-2828).

STORY AND CRAFT TIME, 6:30 p.m., Milton-Freewater Public Library, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave. For elementary school-age children. (Lili Schmidt 541-938-8247).

VISION 2025 COMMUNITY FORUM, 6:30 p.m., Hermiston High School auditorium, 600 S. First St. Fred Maiocco, superintendent of Hermiston schools, will lead discussion about past, present and future of the school district. Public input requested. (541-667-6010)

JANE KIRKPATRICK READING AND DISCUSSION, 7 p.m., Eastern Oregon Higher Education Center, 980 S.E. Columbia Dr., Hermiston. Author of “A Light in the Wilderness” will read and discuss book. Books available for purchase.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 29

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

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:15 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

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

TOT TIME, 1-2 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. For children ages 0-5. Cost is $1 per child. (541-276-8100).

ADULT BEGINNER COMPUTER CLASS, 3 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. Free, but registration required. (541-966-0380).

CRIBBAGE NIGHT, 6:30 p.m., Great Pacific Wine &?Coffee Co., 403 S. Main St., Pendleton. New and experienced players welcome. Bring boards and cards. (509-240-7460).

JANE KIRKPATRICK READING AND DISCUSSION, 7-9 p.m., Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Author of “A Light in the Wilderness” will read and discuss book. Historian Dr. Bob Zybach shares about his research of Letitia Carson and her family, and fiddler Truman Price performs music the Carsons would have heard during their travels on the Oregon Trail. Copies of Kirkpatrick’s book and Price’s CDs available for purchase.

VEGAN/SUSTAINABLE LIVING POTLUCK SUPPER, 7 p.m., call 541-969-3057 to RSVP and for driving directions. Bring a vegan dish and recipe. New vegans welcome. Gluten-free friendly group.

THURSDAY, OCT. 30

PRESCHOOL STORY AND CRAFT TIME, 10:30 a.m., Milton-Freewater Public Library, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave. (Lili Schmidt 541-938-8247).

BOARDMAN SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Boardman Senior Center, 100 Tatone St., Boardman. Cost is $4 for seniors 55 and older and $5 for adults. All ages welcome. (541-481-3257).

SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Hermiston Senior Center, 435 W. Orchard Ave. Costs $3.50 for seniors 50 and over, $4 for adults under 50, $4 for Meals on Wheels home delivery. Extra 50 cents if center provides table service. Transportation can be arranged by donation. (541-567-3582).

SKILLS FOR LIFE, 3-5 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. The first hour includes gym activities and second hour focuses on life skills for middle and high school students. Free, but registration requested. (Danny Bane 541-379-4250).

PENDLETON WARMING STATION VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION, 6 p.m., 116 S.E. 12th St., Pendleton. For individuals, groups, organizations or businesses interested in staffing the Pendleton Warming Station. (KaSandra Williams 541-310-1312).

THE 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 jam session or just listen. Refreshments served. (541-567-3141).

NAMI INFORMATIONAL MEETING, 7 p.m., Peace Lutheran Church, 210 N.W. Ninth St., Pendleton. Learn about the National Alliance on Mental Illness and its mission to improve quality of life of people with mental illness and their families through support, education and advocacy. (Kathryn Chaney kjc287@gmail.com)

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

FRIDAY, OCT. 31

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

TODDLER STORY TIME, 10:15-10:45 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

STORY & CRAFT TIME, 2 p.m., Echo Public Library, 20 Bonanza St.

DOWNTOWN TRICK-OR-TREATING, 3-5 p.m., Main Street, Pendleton. Participating merchants distribute candy.

TREATS ON MAIN AND BEYOND, 3-5 p.m. Main Street, 4-7 p.m. Hermiston Conference Center, Hermiston. Safe trick-or-treating at participating downtown businesses have signs in windows. Later, enjoy carnival-style games, bounce houses, haunted houses at the conference center.

AFTER SCHOOL STORY TIME, 4 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. Older siblings welcome. (541-966-0380).

HALLOWEEN PARTY, 4 p.m. to midnight, Wildhorse Resort & Casino children’s entertainment center, 46510 Wildhorse Blvd., Pendleton. For ages 3-15 years (and potty-trained). Trick-or-treating and lots of games. Costumes welcome, but no masks allowed. (541-966-1580).

HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL, 5-7:30 p.m., Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate. For children 12 and under and their adult guardians. Games, face painting, trick-or-treating and more. (541-276-8100).

HALLOWEEN PARTY, 6-8 p.m., Riverside High School, 210 Boardman Ave., Boardman. “Once Upon A Dream” theme encourages costumes based on movie characters. Free trick-or-treating for ages 0-12, Halloween games, decorations and more. Hot dog meal available for $1 includes chips and soda.

VFW BINGO, 6 p.m. doors open, games start at 7 p.m., Hermiston VFW, 45 W. Cherry St.

HALLOWEEN ACTIVITY NIGHT, 8-11 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. For ages 13 and up. Live DJ music and dancing, games and chances to win prizes. Costs $2. (541-276-8100).

NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD HALLOWEEN PARTY, 8 p.m., Wildhorse Sports Bar, 46510 Wildhorse Blvd., Pendleton. Drink specials, prizes and more. 21 and over, no cover.

CIMMIYOTTI’S HALLOWEEN BASH, 10 p.m., Virgil’s at Cimmiyotti’s, 137 S. Main St., Pendleton. Drink specials, music, costume contest and more. 21 and over. (541-276-7711).

SATURDAY, NOV. 1

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST, 6-10 a.m., White Eagle Grange, between Pendleton and Pilot Rock on Highway 395 South. Suggested donation $7 for ages 8 and up, $4 for ages 5-7 and free for 4 and under. Donate 2 non-perishable food items for $1 discount. (Gail 541-276-3778).

PANCAKE BREAKFAST, 7-10 a.m., Stanfield Community Center, 225 W. Roosevelt, Stanfield. $5 for full breakfast/$3 for lighter meal. Benefits general maintenance fund. Volunteers welcome. (541-449-1332).

FREE FOR ALL, 9:30-10:15 a.m. Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Family art experience for children up to age 12. Children under 8 should be accompanied by an adult. (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. (541-278-9201).

HERITAGE LUNCHEON, 12 noon, Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate. This year’s theme is “Agriculture, Water and the Law.” Guest speaker Sen. Bill Hansell. Tickets are $40 for Umatilla County Historical Society Members, $50 for non-members (includes lunch). Reservations required. (Heritage Station Museum 541-276-0012).

SATURDAY SPIN-IN, 12 noon to 4 p.m., Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St., Pendleton. Fiber enthusiasts encouraged to bring spinning wheels, portable looms and other tools of the craft to share fellowship and expertise. Coffee and tea provided. (541-278-9201).

“NOSFERATU,” 7 p.m., Vert Auditorium, 480 S. W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. Features classic silent film with soundtrack penned by Oregon East Symphony music director Beau Benson, with guest conductor Bruce Walker. (541-276-0320 or www.oregoneastsymphony.org).

SUNDAY, NOV. 2

SPECIAL NEEDS OPEN GYM, 12 noon to 1:30 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. Free for special needs children and families. (541-276-8100). Oct-May only

ADULT OPEN GYM, 7-9 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. Free access for ages 16 and up. (541-276-8100).

MONDAY, NOV. 3

WALKING FOR WELLNESS, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-276-8100).

SENSORY PLAY, 10 a.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. For children ages 0-3. Lots of sensory stimuli to encourage young children to explore their world. Free with paid admission. (541-276-1066).

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

TOT TIME, 10-11 a.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. For children ages 0-5. Cost is $1 per child. (541-276-8100).

ART STUDIO, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St. Free class for ages 7-12 to develop skills and encourage art exploration. (541-278-9201).

TUESDAY, NOV. 4

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

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

BOARDMAN SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Boardman Senior Center, 100 Tatone St., Boardman. Costs $4 for seniors 55 and older and $5 for adults. All ages welcome. (541-481-3257).

JUNGLE STORY TIME, 12 noon to 2 p.m., Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon, 400 S. Main St., Pendleton. Free with paid admission. (541-276-1066).

SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Hermiston Senior Center, 435 W. Orchard Ave. Costs $3.50 for seniors 50 and over, $4 for adults under 50, $4 for Meals on Wheels home delivery. Extra 50 cents if center provides table service. Transportation can be arranged by donation. (541-567-3582).

HELP WITH MEDICARE, 3-5 p.m., Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave. Hermiston Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance Office volunteers answer Medicare questions for Medicare recipients or their providers. Call 541-667-3507 to schedule individual consultations.

HOMEBUYERS WORKSHOP, 6-7 p.m., Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, 130 N.E. Second St., Hermiston. Free information for prospective homebuyers. (Bethany Winters 541-564-1979).

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

NAVY BAND NORTHWEST CONCERT, 6:30-9 p.m., Vert Auditorium, 480 S.W. Dorion Ave., Pendleton. 23-member New Orleans-style brass band performs a variety of genres and patriotic selections.

PENDLETON EAGLES BINGO, 6:30-9 p.m., Pendleton Eagles Lodge No. 28, 428 S. Main St. Benefits local charities. (541-278-2828).

STORY AND CRAFT TIME, 6:30 p.m., Milton-Freewater Public Library, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave. For elementary school-age children. (Lili Schmidt 541-938-8247)

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 5

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

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:15 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

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

TOT TIME, 1-2 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. For children ages 0-5. Cost is $1 per child. (541-276-8100).

CRIBBAGE NIGHT, 6:30 p.m., Great Pacific Wine &?Coffee Co., 403 S. Main St., Pendleton. New and experienced players welcome. Bring boards and cards. (509-240-7460).

VEGAN/SUSTAINABLE LIVING POTLUCK SUPPER, 7 p.m., call 541-969-3057 to RSVP and for driving directions. Bring a vegan dish and recipe. New vegans welcome. Gluten-free friendly group.

THURSDAY, NOV. 6

PRESCHOOL STORY AND CRAFT TIME, 10:30 a.m., Milton-Freewater Public Library, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave. (Lili Schmidt 541-938-8247).

BOARDMAN SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Boardman Senior Center, 100 Tatone St., Boardman. Costs $4 for seniors 55 and older and $5 for adults. All ages welcome. (541-481-3257).

SENIOR MEAL SERVICE, 12 noon, Hermiston Senior Center, 435 W. Orchard Ave. Costs $3.50 for seniors 50 and over, $4 for adults under 50, $4 for Meals on Wheels home delivery. Extra 50 cents if center provides table service. Transportation can be arranged by donation. (541-567-3582).

SKILLS FOR LIFE, 3-5 p.m., Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W. Dorion Ave. The first hour includes gym activities and second hour focuses on life skills for middle and high school students. Free, but registration requested. (Danny Bane 541-379-4250).

THE ARC 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 jam session or just listen. Refreshments served. (541-567-3141).

FRIDAY, NOV. 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).

TODDLER STORY TIME, 10:15-10:45 a.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. (541-966-0380).

STORY & CRAFT TIME, 2 p.m., Echo Public Library, 20 Bonanza St.

AFTER SCHOOL STORY TIME, 4 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 S.W. Dorion Ave. Older siblings welcome. (541-966-0380).

VFW BINGO, doors open at 6 p.m., games start at 7 p.m., Hermiston VFW, 45 W. Cherry St.

SATURDAY, NOV. 15

HERMISTON EAGLES BAZAAR, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Hermiston Eagles Lodge, 160 N.W. Second St. Holiday gift items, baked food table, grab bags and more. Lunch served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, sides, pie and coffee for $7. Vendor tables are $10 each. (Judy Fordice 541-289-7101).

SATURDAY, DEC. 6

HOLIDAY BAZAAR, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., St. Patrick’s Catholic Church parish hall, 560 N.W. Jones St., Heppner. Formerly the Artifactory, showcases local vendors selling crafts, baked goods and more.

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