Community Calendar for Monday July 2, 2018
- The Zone 6 Commercial Gillnet Fishery is open until 6pm Friday. The Zone 6 Platform and Hook & Line fishery regulations remain the same. You can receive Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission text alerts by sending the keyword C R I T F C in a text message to the number 555-888.
- The Summer Food Service Meal Program provides nutritious summer meals to all children 18 and under at no cost. Breakfast is served at the Bridges Program at Westside School in Madras at 7:45-8:45 and lunch at noon. In Warm Springs, breakfast is from 8:45-9:15 and lunch 12-12:30 at the Youth Center.
- Tribal Council will meet today. On this morning’s agenda are updates from Bureau of Indian Affairs and Office of Special Trustee Update; Realty Items; and Cannabis. This afternoon there’s a Legislative Update Conference Call; and Tribal Attorneys’ Updates
- Here are today’s fitness activities: Senior Fitness Class is at 10:45 at the Senior Center; at 12:10 there is Functional Fitness in the Aerobics Room and Pi-Yo class at the I H S atrium.
- There is Women’s Prayer Group at the Presbyterian Church from 12:15-12:45 today. All women are welcome.
- Warm Springs Community Health at the Health & Wellness Center has a Behavior Health Clinic every Monday and Friday, walk-in appointments are available between 1 and 5pm. Services available include screenings, assessments, crisis intervention, and referrals to seek mental health and medical care, substance abuse treatment or other community resources. Children, adolescents and adults are welcome.
- The Warm Springs Vocational Rehabilitation Program has orientation today at 3pm at their office in the industrial park. Learn more by calling 553-4952.
- Victims of Crime Services has a Women’s Support Group today at the VOCS office, 1108 Wasco Street, behind the Old Boys’ Dorm. It’s from 3-5pm.
- Aglow Bible Study is this evening at High Lookee Lodge from 6:15-7:30. Everyone is welcome.
- Jefferson County Relay for Life Team Captains meet this evening at the Jefferson County Senior Center at 6:45. The Relay is July 14th and 15th at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Madras.
Wednesday 7/4 Independence Day
- The tribal organization will be closed Wednesday for Independence Day
- Warm Springs Recreation’s 4th of July festivities will start with the annual parade. Line up begins at 9am at the old elementary school, judging is at 10 – the theme this year is “Honoring our Veterans & Warriors – Those who served in the United States Navy. The parade starts at 11 and a barbecue will start after at the community center. There’s a horseshoe tournament at noon and family fun games and contests all afternoon. The firework show starts at dusk.
- The Todd Beamer Memorial Run is being held on the 4th of July in Madras. Events are a 6-mile walk, 5 and 10K runs and a 2-mile fun run. You can pre-register at www.macrecdistrict.com at a discount. Day of race registration starts at 6:15am at Sahalee Park. All proceeds go to the Todd Beamer Memorial Scholarship.
- On the 4th of July, The Elk’s Breakfast is from 8-10am. The “Let Freedom Ring” 4th of July Celebration at Sahalee Park in Madras will begin with a parade at 10am. Family fun will follow in the park with lots of food and other vendors and music by “Fun Bobby”! The Crooked River Ranch Lion’s Miniature Train will be giving rides throughout the day to all kids.
Warm Springs Culture and Heritage is planning for this summer’s Camp Naimuma, coming up in July at the HeHe camp grounds. The camp—July 20- 24—is open to the first 50 boys and 50 girls to sign up. The deadline to register is July 18. You can contact Culture and Heritage at 541-553-3290. Or email: deanie.Smith@wstribes.org
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