Community Calendar for Friday June 28, 2019
The 50th Annual Pi-Ume-Sha Treaty Days in Warm Springs starts today:
- Registration opens for dancers at 3pm, and for drummers at 6:30. Powwow Grand Entries are at 7:00 tonight, 1 & 7pm on Saturday & 2pm on Sunday. KWSO will broadcast live from the Powwow Grounds behind the Warm Springs Community Center.
- Pi-Ume-Sha Stick Games start today. There’s a light meal and giveaway at 6pm, followed by a traditional game at 7. There’s a three-man tournament on Saturday and on Sunday a free kids’ tournament & free bone hog.
- The 50th Annual Pi-Ume-Sha All-Indian Rodeo starts this afternoon at the Warm Springs Rodeo Grounds. There’s a youth rodeo at 4pm, and Slack for Saturday will follow this evening. Saturday’s show is at 1:00. Sunday slack is at 10am, and the show at 1. Admission will be $5 per person. Senior citizens and kids 6 & under are free.
- The Pi-Ume-Sha Fun Run is tomorrow starting at the Housing office parking lot. There will be a 10k, 5k and 1-mile fun run/walk. Registration starts at 8am, and all races start at 9.
- The Endurance Horse Race is tomorrow starting at 8am at the Warm Springs Shaker Church. Prizes will be awarded to the winners of the junior and senior divisions.
- The Pi-Ume-Sha Treaty Days Horse & Traditional Parade will begin at 11am tomorrow. Traditional line-up starts at 9:30 and horse line-up begins at 10:15 in front of the old Elementary School.
- Treaty Days Boxing is tomorrow at the Warm Springs Community Center. Bouts start at 1pm. Admission will be $10 adults, $5 students, $3 seniors and free for kids 7 and under. FMI: Austin Smith 541-325-2798.
- The Super Man – Wonder Woman Challenge, honoring the late Eugene “Cougar” & Norene Greene, is on Sunday. It’s an outdoor 3.3 mile rugged terrain foot race plus a 9.3 mile bike ride on pavement. There are adult and youth open divisions. Entry is $20 and cash prizes will be awarded to top finishers in each division. Registration will start at 7am and the race starts at 8am starting at the Forestry parking lot.
The water main break to the Warm Springs Agency Water System has been repaired however the Boil Water order remains in effect until further notice. Folks in Warm Springs are also reminded to continue to conserve water.
The Summer Food Service Meal Program will be available today at: Bridges High School where breakfast is served from 7:45-8:30 and lunch 12-12:30; and at the Warm Springs Youth Center – breakfast is from 8:45-9:15 and lunch 12-12:30. Nutritious meals are free to kids 18 and under.
The grand opening of the Splash Park in Sahalee Park in Madras is tomorrow at 9am. Free snow cones will be provided to the first 500 kids who show up.
Warm Springs Higher Education reminds students who are applying for the Tribal Scholarship that the deadline to return completed application packets is on July 1st. Talk to Carroll at the Higher Ed office for more information.
Childbirth Education Class is Wednesdays from noon – 1pm at the Family Resource Center. This is a 3 week series that focuses on Pregnancy – Labor & Delivery – and Mom & Baby Care. To learn more or find out when the series starts, contact Allie Anderson, MCH Nurse at 541-553-2460.
This year’s 4th of July Parade in Warm Springs will honor Marines. Parade lineup and start will begin at 9am in front of the Presbyterian Church and Family Resource Center for participants, judging is at 10:00 and the parade will start at 11. A barbecue and family games will follow at the Community Center.
The Todd Beamer Memorial run will be held this 4th of July in Madras. Registration will start at 6:15 that morning at Sahalee Park. Pre-registration at a discount is being taken through July 3rd online at macrecdistrict.com. The events are a 6-mile walk, 5k run, 10k run and 2 mile fun run. The 6-mile walk starts at 7am, the bus for the 5 & 10k runs leaves at 7:30 and the 2-mile fun run is at 9. After the races, there will be food, a parade and celebration in the park. All proceeds go to the Todd Beamer Memorial Scholarship.