- The Warm Springs Back to School Barbecue is today from 4-6pm at the Warm Springs K thru 8 Academy. Hot Dogs and Hamburgers are on the menu and everyone is welcome. There will also be a family information and resource fair in the commons. Check out the information and pick up a new back pack – and stop by the KWSO booth for a Native Student T-shirt!
- There will also be a Mt Hood Meadows winter clothing giveaway during the Back to School BBQ at the Warm Springs K8.
- The 3 on 3 youth basketball tournament scheduled for today and tomorrow at Quinn Park has been cancelled.
- There is a Fusion Fitness class, suitable for all fitness levels, every Tuesday & Thursday at the Community Center. During the noon hour today at the Center are Functional Fitness class in the social hall and Boot Camp class in the aerobics room.
- The Senior Wellness Center is having Senior lunch at noon – on the menu: turkey tetrazzini, green salad and canned fruit. Seniors 60 and older eat for free, 59 and under are $5 and youth under 13 are $3 at the Senior Wellness Center.
- The Native American Program Legal Aid Services of Oregon is offering free civil legal services in specialized areas to eligible tribal members. The next intake clinic will be on Thursday August 29th from 10am to noon at the Community Action Team office. Walk-ins are welcome.
- There is an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting today at noon at the counseling center and Narcotics Anonymous meeting at 6pm at the Shaker Church.
The Warm Springs Outdoor Market will be set up tomorrow from 10am to 3pm at the Community Action Team on campus. KWSO will be hosting our Membership BBQ from 11am – 2pm. On the menu is chicken kabobs with Veggies, Pasta Salad and a beverage. You can support Warm Springs Community Radio by becoming a “member.” Sign up online at kwso dot org and eat for free this Friday! KWSO Merchandise and food plates will also be for sale.
The 2109 Public Safety and Community BBQ is Saturday from noon to 3pm at the campus. Everyone is welcome to for free food & drinks, raffles, music and games.
The Warm Springs Baptist Church will have a gathering to celebrate its 49th anniversary this Sunday starting at 10:30am. Speakers include Allen Elston and missionary Jerry Lance.
Monday is the Labor Day Holiday – all Warm Springs Tribal Offices and the Indian Health Services Clinic will be closed. Drive carefully – with additional holiday weekend traffic on Central Oregon roads.
Tuesday is the first day of school for 509J including 1st thru 8th grade students at the Warm Springs K-8 Academy. Kindergarten students should have information about parent conferences and small groups. You can contact the school office if you have questions at 553-1128.
Warm Springs Head Start is now accepting Applications for 3 & 4 year olds for the new school year. Learn more by stopping by Warm Springs Early Childhood Education or call 541-553-3242.
“In A Landscape,” a Hunter Noack concert will take place on September 5th, an hour before sunset, on the P-600, Trout Lake Road in Warm Springs. If you are interested in being a vendor – contact Emily Courtney at the Community Action Team office by tomorrow. For ticket information – talk to Dustin Seyler at the Warm Springs Community Action Team on campus.
OSU Extension is offering a Mini Session on “Stressing Less with Mindfulness” on Wednesday September 11th from 6-7pm in Redmond. Learn how to give your brain a rest by practicing several mindful actions. The class is free and will be held at the Deschutes County Fairground. Learn more at https://extension.oregonstate.edu/deschutes/events/stress-less-mindfulness-mini-session.
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.
The Annual MAC Dash is coming up September 14th at the Madras Aquatic Center. The deadline to register is September 8th. All proceeds from the event go to In-water programs for the MAC. There is also a Middle MAC Dash for kids 11-14 and a mini-MAC Dash for children 10 and under – both kids events are free but registration is still required. Visit MAC Rec District dot com to sign up. https://www.macrecdistrict.com/mac-dash/
If you have unused or expired medications you need to get rid of, the Warm Springs Health & Wellness Center now has a MedSafe drop box to dispose of old meds. Bring them to large blue box located in the pharmacy waiting area to safely dispose of unneeded medications.