Community Calendar for Saturday, July 28, 2018
- The Madras Saturday Market is open from 9am to 2pm at Sahalee Park.
- The Kah-Nee-Ta Gift Shops are having 50% off sales for tribal members with ID through July 31. The Village Gift Shop Hours are Monday-Thursday 10am to 8pm, Friday-Sunday 9 til 8. The Lodge Gift Shop is open from 10am to 6pm Monday thru Thursday and from 9 until 7:00 on Friday, Saturday & Sunday.
- There is an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting this morning at 10 at Community Counseling.
- Today is “Can Cancer” Day at the Jefferson County Fair at the Fair Complex in Madras. Everyone is encouraged to wear purple. Exhibits open at 10am. The Carnival opens at noon today. Homestead Tours will be from 1-3pm. Blue Flamez will perform at 5 this afternoon. The NPRA Pro Rodeo is at 7 tonight and live music will follow with Rock Bottom Boys at 9.
- There is a Choctaw Community Cultural Meeting in Portland tomorrow at 2pm at the Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel. The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma invites members and their families to participate.
- Warm Springs Baptist Church invites folks to hymn singing tomorrow at 5:30. Refreshments will follow.
- Cascade Youth and Family Services and the Latino Community Association, are continuing their free Immigration Legal Assistance “mobile consultation clinics” each month in Central Oregon. To reach out to Jefferson & Crook County residents – they will be at the Beck Johnson Community Center in Redmond, at 12 SW 8th Street on Monday from 1 to 3:45pm. Appointments are 30 minutes and are first come first served. To learn more call Immigration Counseling Service at 503-221-1689.
Here are some dates to mark down on your Calendar for 509-J happenings:
- For freshman going to Madras High School this fall – there Summer Bridge starting Monday August 13th for 2 weeks, each day from 8:30-12:30. Meals & Transportation will be provided so Incoming freshman can get a jump-start on the new school year.
- There is a Kindergarten University session on Thursday August 16th at 4:45 to families to learn more about their Kinder’s transition to the Warm Springs K-8 Academy. Another session will be on August 30th.
- Classes at the Warm Springs K-8 Academy are back in session Monday August 20th thru the 24th.
- The week of August 27th – there will be teacher in service training district wide and there is no school for students.
- The Warm Springs Back to School BBQ is Thursday August 30th from 4-6pm at the Warm Springs K-8 Academy.
- Labor Day is Monday September 3rd and then it’s back to school for most students on Tuesday September 4th . 7TH AND 8TH GRADES at JCMS & upper classmen at Madras High School start back on Wed Sept 5th.