April 10, 2012

Event calendar

4/11 Wednesday
PRESCHOOL PARADE STORY TIME: Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 3 to 5, every Wednesday; 10:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1055.
fire board: Redmond Fire and Rescue board of directors meeting; public welcome, 7 p.m., 341 N.W. Dogwood Ave; agenda at www.redmondfireandrescue.com.

4/12 Thursday
SPRING RV SHOW AND SALE: See new floor plans and technology advances for 2012 models; free; 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, 3800 S.W. Airport Way, Redmond; 541-548-2711.
historic landmarks: Redmond Historic Landmarks Commission meeting, 9:30 a.m., city hall, 716 S.W. Evergreen Ave.; agenda at www.ci.redmond.or.us.
TODDLIN’ TALES STORY TIME: For children 18-36 months and caregiver, every Thursday; 10:15 a.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1055.
BABY STEPS STORY TIME: A gentle story time for infants to 18 months, every Thursday; 11 a.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1055.
BOOK DISCUSSION: Discuss “The Rules of Civility” by Amor Towles; free; noon; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1050 or www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar.
transportation: Central Oregon Area Commission on Transportation meeting; public welcome; 3 p.m.; 716 S.W. Evergreen Ave.; agenda at www.coic.org/cd/coact.htm.
 “THE CLEAN BIN PROJECT”: A screening of the documentary, with a presentation by the filmmakers; $12; 7 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700 or www.towertheatre.org.

4/13 Friday
SPRING RV SHOW AND SALE: See new floor plans and technology advances for 2012 models; free; 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, 3800 S.W. Airport Way, Redmond; 541-548-2711.
COMPUTER LAB: Free time for adults to practice computer skills or work on any problems, with staff available to help. Use a library laptop or bring your own. No registration required; 3 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1050.
BELLAVIA: Blues and jazz; 6:30 p.m.; Crave Eclectic Fine Dining, 614 N.W. Cedar Ave., Redmond; 541-504-6006.

4/14 Saturday
SPRING RV SHOW AND SALE: See new floor plans and technology advances for 2012 models; free; 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, 3800 S.W. Airport Way, Redmond; 541-548-2711.
INTERCAMBIO SPANISH/ENGLISH CONVERSATION GROUP: Welcoming all people who would like to learn or practice their Spanish or English language skills; 9:30-11:30 a.m.; Green Plow Coffee Roasters, 436 S.W. Sixth St., Redmond; 541-516-1128.
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Redmond Community Church Auditorium, 237 N.W. Ninth St.; 800-733-2767 or redcrossblood.org.
children’s theater: Sage Elementary and Missoula Children’s Theater presents “The Pied Piper”; 3 p.m and 5:30 p.m.; 2790 S.W. Wickiup Ave.; tickets $5 adults, $3 kids over 3, $15 family.
ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER FESTIVAL: With food, dancing, music and crafts; free; 1-4 p.m.; Central Oregon Community College, Campus Center, 2600 N.W. College Way, Bend; 541-383-7592.
SONGS FROM THE PAST: Featuring a performance by Glenda and Friends; proceeds benefit Bethlehem Inn; $6 or $10 per couple, $1 less with donation of nonperishable food item; 6-10 p.m.; Coyote Ranch, 1368 S. U.S. Highway 97, Redmond; 541-322-8768 or www.bethleheminn.org.
BELLAVIA: Blues and jazz; 6:30 p.m.; Crave Eclectic Fine Dining, 614 N.W. Cedar Ave., Redmond; 541-504-6006.
“THE FAT BOY CHRONICLES”: Screening of a local film about a young obese boy who is bullied; free; 7 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700 or www.towertheatre.org.

4/15 Sunday
SPRING RV SHOW AND SALE: See new floor plans and technology advances for 2012 models; free; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, 3800 S.W. Airport Way, Redmond; 541-548-2711.

4/16 Monday
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: 1-6:30 p.m.; Redmond Grange, 707 S.W. Kalama Ave.; 800-733-2767 or redcrossblood.org.
JAZZ – SWING, THE VELOCITY OF CELEBRATION”: A screening of the Ken Burns documentary film about jazz musicians of the 1930s; free; 3 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1050 or www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar.
LIFE ART CLASS: Clothed models, every Monday through May 28; high school students free, adults $10 per session; 4-6 p.m.; High Desert Society of the Arts, 541 S.W. Seventh St., Redmond; 541-504-8482 or caroljacquet@cbbmail.com.
FORECLOSURE PREVENTION CLASS: Learn about NeighborImpact’s Housing Center tools and services which can assist individuals struggling to pay their mortgages; free; 5:30-7:30 p.m.; NeighborImpact, 2303 S.W. First St., Redmond; 541-318-7506, ext. 109, karenb@neighborimpact.org or www.homeowner
shipcenter.org.
SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLASSES: Every Monday, no experience/partner necessary; $5, first class free; 7-9 p.m.; Sons of Norway Hall, 549 N.W. Harmon Blvd., Bend; 541-549-7511 or 541-848-7523.

4/17 Tuesday
“DESCHUTES COUNTY RECORDS ONLINE”: Bend Genealogical Society presents a program by Jeff Sageser; free; 10 a.m.; Rock Arbor Villa, Williamson Hall, 2200 N.E. U.S. Highway 20, Bend; 541-317-9553 or www.orgenweb.org/deschutes/bend-gs.
city council: Redmond City Council meeting, 6:45 a.m., council chambers, 777 S.W. Deschutes Ave. agenda at www.ci.redmond.or.us.
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 450 S.W. Rimrock Way, Redmond; 800-733-2767 or redcrossblood.org.
public art: Redmond Commission for Art in Public Places meeting, 4:30 p.m., city hall, 716 S.W. Evergreen Ave.; agenda at www.ci.redmond.or.us.
redmond parks: Redmond Parks Commission meeting, 6 p.m., Public Works, 243 E. Antler Ave.; agenda at www.ci.redmond.or.us.
 TODD SNIDER: The subversive singer-songwriter performs; $28.25 or $39.50; 7 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700 or www.towertheatre.org.
planning: Redmond Urban Area Planning Commission meeting, 6:30 p.m., 777 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; agenda at www.ci.redmond.or.us.

4/18 Wednesday
PRESCHOOL PARADE STORY TIME: Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 3 to 5, every Wednesday; 10:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1055.
DESCHUTES COUNTY COMMISSIONER CANDIDATE FORUM: A forum featuring Republican candidates running for Deschutes County Commissioner Position #2, including Tom Greene and Philip Henderson; free; noon-1 p.m.; Deschutes County administration building, 1300 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-382-2724 or mspenh@bendbroadband.com.
RAPRD BUDGET COMMITTEE: A public meeting to discuss the Redmond Area Park and Recreation District budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013; 6:30 p.m.; Cascade Swim Center, 465 S.W. Rimrock Way, Redmond; 541-548-7275.

4/19 Thursday
TODDLIN’ TALES STORY TIME: For children 18-36 months and caregiver, every Thursday; 10:15 a.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1055.
BABY STEPS STORY TIME: A gentle story time for infants to 18 months, every Thursday; 11 a.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1055.
“THE GRATEFUL DEAD MEET-UP AT THE MOVIES”: A screening of the 1989 concert at the Alpine Valley Music Theatre; $12.50; 7 p.m.; Regal Old Mill Stadium 16 & IMAX, 680 S.W. Powerhouse Drive, Bend; 541-382-6347 or www.fathomevents.com.
UO MUSIC FESTIVAL: Featuring Dean Kramer and Claire Wachter playing duo piano music; free; 7 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700 or www.towertheatre.org.

4/20 Friday
COMPUTER LAB: Free time for adults to practice computer skills or work on any problems, with staff available to help. Use a library laptop or bring your own. No registration required; 3 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1050.
CHILDREN’S ART WALK: Art from students in the Redmond School District is displayed in participating businesses; free; 4-8 p.m.; downtown Redmond; redmondartwalk@gmail.com.

4/21 Saturday
INTERCAMBIO SPANISH/ENGLISH CONVERSATION GROUP: Welcoming all people who would like to learn or practice their Spanish or English language skills; 9:30-11:30 a.m.; Green Plow Coffee Roasters, 436 S.W. Sixth St., Redmond; 541-516-1128.
REDMOND EARTH DAY FAIR: Featuring booths, volunteer projects, live music, craft and costume making, a recycled-costume parade and more; proceeds benefit the Redmond Parks Foundation; free; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; American Legion Park, 850 S.W. Rimrock Way; info@redmondearthday.com or www.redmondearthday.com.
FREE RESIDENTIAL SHRED DAY: Mid Oregon Credit Union and Secure Shred provide shredding services of personal documents; noon-2 p.m.; Mid Oregon Credit Union, 2625 S.W. 17th Place, Redmond; 541-923-4539.
 MONEY ENOUGH FOR A MARTINI AN HOUR: Jamie Bufalino talks about women, work and leisure in 1930s New York; free; 3 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1032 or www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar.
 AUTHOR PRESENTATION: Jackie Hooper talks about her book “The Things You Would Have Said: The Chance to Say What You Always Wanted Them to Know”; free; 6:30 p.m.; Paulina Springs Books, 422 S.W. Sixth St., Redmond; 541-526-1491.
PRS REDMOND INVITATIONAL: The Professional Roughstock Series presents a rodeo with bareback, bronc and bull riding; $13 in advance, $17 at the gate; 7 p.m.; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, Hooker Creek Event Center, 3800 S.W. Airport Way; 541-548-2711 or www.prstickets.com.
CHARLES BUTTON: 7:30 p.m.; Checkers Pub, 329 S.W. 6th St., Redmond; 541-548-3731.

4/22 Sunday
FIDDLERS JAM: Listen or dance at the Oregon Old Time Fiddlers Jam; donations accepted; 1-3:30 p.m.; VFW Hall, 1836 S.W. Veterans Way, Redmond; 541-447-7395.

4/23 Monday
LIFE ART CLASS: Clothed models, every Monday through May 28; high school students free, adults $10 per session; 4-6 p.m.; High Desert Society of the Arts, 541 S.W. Seventh St., Redmond; 541-504-8482 or caroljacquet@cbbmail.com.
SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLASSES: Every Monday, no experience/partner necessary; $5, first class free; 7-9 p.m.; Sons of Norway Hall, 549 N.W. Harmon Blvd., Bend; 541-549-7511 or 541-848-7523.

4/24 Tuesday
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; Central Oregon Community College, Redmond campus, 2030 S.E. College Loop, Redmond; 800-733-2767 or redcrossblood.org.
AUTHOR PRESENTATION: Jane Kirkpatrick talks about her book “Where Lilacs Still Bloom”; free; 6:30 p.m.; Paulina Springs Books, 422 S.W. Sixth St., Redmond; 541-526-1491.
THE AMERICAN DREAM?: Joel Clements talks about “The Great Gatsby,” the construction of identity and the American Dream; free; 6:30 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1032 or www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar.

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