Community Calendar for Monday November 5, 2018
- It is late start Monday at the Warm Springs K-8 Academy. Kids should be at school by 9:35, school starts at 9:45am. Rise & Shine kids can arrive at 8am. They are having a Book Fair all this week in the community room during school hours. Wednesday and Thursday it will also be open in the evening during parent conferences.
- Tribal Council will meet today. On the agenda this morning are updates from Bureau of Indian Affairs and Office of Special Trustee and Columbia River Tribal Housing. In the afternoon there will be a Legislative Update Conference Call and Tribal Attorney Updates
- COCC’s First Nations Student Union will present the documentary film screening of “In the Light of Reverence: Protecting America’s Sacred Lands” today at the Madras Campus at 1pm. A light lunch will be provided. It will also screen on Thursday at 4pm at the Bend Campus. It’s free and open to the public.
- There is Senior Fitness Class today at 10:45am at the Senior Center. Participants are invited to eat a meal after – today they are having: egg salad sandwiches, roasted vegetables and canned fruit.
- There is noon hoops today at the gym; Functional Fitness class at 12:10 in the aerobics room; PIYO at 12:10 at the clinic atrium; and Women’s open gym 6-7:50pm
- The Native Aspirations Coalition will meet today at noon at the Emergency Preparedness Building (1116 Wasco Street). Anyone interested in attending is welcome.
- 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.
- 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.
- The Agency District meeting on the Proposed 2019 Tribal Budget is this evening at the Agency Longhouse. The Seekseequa District Meeting is tomorrow at Seekseequa Fire Hall. Dinners are at 6, the meetings at 7.
- Aglow Bible Study is this evening at High Lookee Lodge from 6:15-7:30. Everyone is welcome.
- All Warm Springs tribal and enterprise employees should attend the Comp & Benefits and Open Enrollment Fair Tuesday & Wednesday at the Community Center. It will be open from 8:30am to 5pm. If you missed your opportunity for coverage, this is a chance to sign up for health insurance, supplemental insurance, flexible spending plan, and 401K. Information sessions will be held both days and Comp & Benefits staff will be available.
- The Pathways Home: Native Homeownership Course is Tuesday from 5:30-7:30pm at the Tribal Credit Enterprise. It will cover module 6, applying for a home loan.
- There is an Indianpreneurship Class Tuesday from 5:30-7:30pm at the Community Action Team office. They will cover Chapters 11 & 12, “Dreams Into Action & Graduation.” Dinner is provided.
A Jefferson County Victims Assistance advocate comes to Warm Springs on the third Wednesday of every month – which will be November 21 – at the Victims of Crime Services office located at 1108 Wasco Street. Folks can get help with things like case assistance, paperwork, and other resources. Appointments can also be made for other times. For information call Ken Clark 541-475-4452 or VOCS 553-2293.