June 12, 2012

Event calendar

6/13
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.
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: 1-6:30 p.m.; Crooked River Ranch Fire & Rescue, 6971 S.W. Shad Road; 800-733-2767 or redcrossblood.org.
Fire board: Redmond Fire and Rescue board of directors meeting; public welcome; 7 p.m., downtown station, 341 N.W Dogwood Ave.; agenda at www.redmondfireandrescue.org.
 “SOCIAL SECURITY”: Cascades Theatrical Company presents a comedy about a couple whose tranquility is destroyed by family members; $20, $15 seniors, $12 students; 7:30 p.m.; Greenwood Playhouse, 148 N.W. Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-389-0803 or www.cascadestheatrical.org.
 SCHOOL BOARD: Redmond School Board meeting; public welcome, 5:30 p.m., district office, 145 S.E. Salmon Ave.; agenda at www.redmond.k12.or.us.
 “THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED)”: Innovation Theatre Works presents the humorous adaptation of 37 Shakespeare plays in 90 minutes; $15, $12 students and seniors; 7:30 p.m.; Innovation Theatre Works, 1155 S.W. Division St., Bend; 541-504-6721 or www.innovationtw.org.

6/14
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.
landmarks: Redmond Historic Landmarks Commission meeting; public welcome, 9:30 a.m., city hall, 716 S.W. Evergreen Ave.; agenda at www.ci.redmond.or.us.
BOOK CLUB: Bring a lunch and read and discuss “Lean on Pete” by Willy Vlautin; free; noon; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1050 or www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar.
THE SINGING CHEF: “A Taste of Italy” with Andy Lo Russo, The Singing Chef®. The celebrity-cooking icon presents a delectable evening featuring a culinary and musical trip to Italy through food, wine and song. George Tate of Central Oregon’s Tate and Tate Catering assists the chef during the 90-minute program. Proceeds from the evening go to Assistance League of Bend; $110 for limited number on stage with the chef, includes food and wine; $65 for bistro tables in front of stage or in balcony wings, includes samples of food and wine; $35 for all other seating, includes two samples of food; 6:30 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700
“SOCIAL SECURITY”: Cascades Theatrical Company presents a comedy about a couple whose tranquility is destroyed by family members; $20, $15 seniors, $12 students; 7:30 p.m.; Greenwood Playhouse, 148 N.W. Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-389-0803 or www.cascadestheatrical.org.
“THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED)”: Innovation Theatre Works presents the humorous adaptation of 37 Shakespeare plays in 90 minutes; $15, $12 students and seniors; 7:30 p.m.; Innovation Theatre Works, 1155 S.W. Division St., Bend; 541-504-6721 or www.innovationtw.org.

6/15
Friday
 BEND BICYCLE FILM FESTIVAL: A screening of local short films and about cycling in Central Oregon; proceeds benefit Bend Endurance Academy; $12 in advance, $15 at the door; 6 and 8:30 p.m.; GoodLife Brewing Co., 70 S.W. Century Drive, 100-464; 541-335-1346, info@bendbicyclefilmfestival.com or BendBicycleFilmFestival.com.
AUTHOR PRESENTATION: Kim McCarrel talks about her book “Riding Central Oregon Horse Trails”; with a slide show; free; 6:30 p.m.; Paulina Springs Books, 422 S.W. Sixth St., Redmond; 541-526-1491.
LINDY GRAVELLE: Country and pop; 7 p.m.; Brassie’s Bar at Eagle Crest Resort, 1522 Cline Falls Road, Redmond; 541-548-4220.
STUDENT FILM SHOWCASE: Caldera students share their filmmaking skills. Reserve your seat at www.calderaarts.org; free; 7 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700.
“SOCIAL SECURITY”: Cascades Theatrical Company presents a comedy about a couple whose tranquility is destroyed by family members; $20, $15 seniors, $12 students; 7:30 p.m.; Greenwood Playhouse, 148 N.W. Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-389-0803 or www.cascadestheatrical.org.
“THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED)”: Innovation Theatre Works presents the humorous adaptation of 37 Shakespeare plays in 90 minutes; $15, $12 students and seniors; 7:30 p.m.; Innovation Theatre Works, 1155 S.W. Division St., Bend; 541-504-6721 or www.innovationtw.org.
“OLEANNA”: Thoroughly Modern Productions presents the story of a college professor’s heated conversation with his student; $15 in advance, $18 at the door; 8 p.m.; 2nd Street Theater, 220 N.E. Lafayette Ave., Bend; 541-312-9626, 2ndstreettheater@gmail.com or www.2ndstreettheater.com.
FRIDAY NIGHT FUN: Middle school students only. Come hang out with friends for basketball, dodgeball, Wii, batting cage, music and more. Concession stand will be open. Bring your student ID to get in the door. Pre-registration is encouraged; $3; 8-10 p.m.; Redmond Area Park and Recreation District, Activity Center, 335 S.E. Jackson St.; 541-548-7275.

6/16
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.
ALPACA SHEARING FESTIVAL AND CAR SHOW: Featuring live music, demonstrations, a barbecue, a silent auction, a classic-car show and adoptable animals; proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Redmond; donations of pet food requested, $20-$25 to enter a car; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Crescent Moon Ranch, 70397 Buckhorn Road, Terrebonne; 541-923-2285 or www.redmondhumane.org.
MEET THE MAKER: A collaboratory effort between Local Commerce Alliance, Central Oregon Locavore and Whole Foods Market that seeks to engage local shoppers with local farmers, producers and ranchers. Whole Foods Market will donate 5 percent of proceeds to Local Commerce Alliance to help them secure a new space; 1-4 p.m.; Whole Foods Market, 2610 N.E. U.S. Highway 20, Bend; 541-389-0151.
SUMMER CELEBRATION: The indoor pool, diving boards, outdoor wading pool and Spray Park will be open. BBQ lunch, games, fun and festivities will be on the back lawn. Bring the whole family. Luau lunch available for purchase; $1; 1-3:45 p.m.; Cascade Swim Center, 465 S.W. Rimrock Way, Redmond; 541-548-7275.
“OLEANNA”: Thoroughly Modern Productions presents the story of a college professor’s heated conversation with his student; $15 in advance, $18 at the door; 3 p.m.; 2nd Street Theater, 220 N.E. Lafayette Ave., Bend; 541-312-9626, 2ndstreettheater@gmail.com or www.2ndstreettheater.com.
GREAT STRIDES: A 5K walk for cystic fibrosis; registration required; proceeds benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation; donations requested; 3:30 p.m. registration, 4:30 p.m. walk; Sam Johnson Park, Southwest 15th Street, Redmond; 541-480-6703, greatstrides.redmond@gmail.com or www.cff.org/greatstrides.
“SOCIAL SECURITY”: Cascades Theatrical Company presents a comedy about a couple whose tranquility is destroyed by family members; $20, $15 seniors, $12 students; 7:30 p.m.; Greenwood Playhouse, 148 N.W. Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-389-0803 or www.cascadestheatrical.org.
“THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED)”: Innovation Theatre Works presents the humorous adaptation of 37 Shakespeare plays in 90 minutes; $15, $12 students and seniors; 7:30 p.m.; Innovation Theatre Works, 1155 S.W. Division St., Bend; 541-504-6721 or www.innovationtw.org.
CHEYENNE WEST: 7:30 p.m.; Checkers Pub, 329 S.W. 6th St., Redmond; 541-548-3731.
“OLEANNA”: Thoroughly Modern Productions presents the story of a college professor’s heated conversation with his student; $15 in advance, $18 at the door; 8 p.m.; 2nd Street Theater, 220 N.E. Lafayette Ave., Bend; 541-312-9626, 2ndstreettheater@gmail.com or www.2ndstreettheater.com.

6/17
Sunday
DEMOLITION DERBY: The Bend/Sunrise Lions Club hosts a derby; proceeds benefit the club’s charitable causes; $12, $6 ages 6-12, free ages 5 and younger; 11 a.m. gates open, 1 p.m. derby; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, 3800 S.W. Airport Way, Redmond; 541-410-4667.
“SOCIAL SECURITY”: Cascades Theatrical Company presents a comedy about a couple whose tranquility is destroyed by family members; $20, $15 seniors, $12 students; 2 p.m.; Greenwood Playhouse, 148 N.W. Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-389-0803 or www.cascadestheatrical.org.
SUMMER SUNDAY CONCERT: The roots-rock act Harley Bourbon performs; free; 2:30-4:30 p.m.; Les Schwab Amphitheater, 344 S.W. Shevlin Hixon Drive, Bend; 541-322-9383 or www.bendconcerts.com.
“THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED)”: Innovation Theatre Works presents the humorous adaptation of 37 Shakespeare plays in 90 minutes; $15, $12 students and seniors; 6 p.m.; Innovation Theatre Works, 1155 S.W. Division St., Bend; 541-504-6721 or www.innovationtw.org.
DANCE SHOWCASE: Urban Point Dance Studio performs; $12; 7 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700.

6/18
Monday
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: 1-6 p.m.; Redmond Grange, 707 S.W. Kalama Ave.; 800-733-2767 or redcrossblood.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.
retired educators: Central Oregon Retired Educators annual potluck, all retired educators welcome; 11:30 a.m.; call 541-548-8357 for 541-548-2545 for directions; regular meetings will resume in September.

6/19 
Tuesday
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.
REDMOND FARMERS MARKET: Free admission; 2-6:30 p.m.; Centennial Park, Seventh Street and Evergreen Avenue; 541-550-0066 or redmondfarmersmarket1@hotmail.com.
city council: Redmond City Council meeting; public welcome, 6:45 a.m. council chambers, 777 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; agenda at www.ci.redmond.or.us.
TUESDAY MARKET AT EAGLE CREST: Free admission; 2-6 p.m.; Eagle Crest Resort, 1522 Cline Falls Road, Redmond; 541-633-9637 or info@sustainableflame.com.
public art: Redmond Commission for Art in Public Places, 4:30 p.m., city hall,. 716 S.W. Evergreen Ave.; agenda at www.ci.redmond.or.us.
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. Find answers to your e-reader questions. No registration required; 3 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1050.
parks commission: Redmond Parks Commission meeting; public welcome; 6 p.m., Public Works training room, 243 E. Antler Ave.; agenda at www.ci.redmond.or.us.
JOB FAIR: Central Oregon Community College (COCC) will host a job fair aimed at finding part-time instructors to teach credit and noncredit classes in Madras, Deer Ridge Correctional Institution, Prineville and Redmond. Attendees should bring a resume and copy of college transcripts, if available; 4:30-6:30 p.m.; Central Oregon Community College, Redmond campus, 2030 S.E. College Loop, Redmond; 541-383-7270 or www.jobs.cocc.edu.

Winery hosts Quarterflash musicians
Marv and Rindy Ross of Quarterflash will play at Maragas Winery June 30 at 4 p.m.
Doors open at the winery at 11 a.m. At 3:15 pm, the winery grounds will be cleared for ticketed guests and accompanying minors to re-enter.
The duo will play their Quarterflash hits and Trail Band favorites. Tickets are $10 in advance and $14 at the door. All tickets are general admission, with about 100 chairs available on the patio. For the lawn, bring low-backed lawn chairs or blankets. Children 17 and under get in free and are welcome when accompanied by a parent or guardian. Picnicking is welcome, with the exception of beverages. A barbecue will also be available for purchase.
Visit www.maragas
winery.com to purchase tickets or call 541-546-5464.
Also on June 30, Maragas Winery will be releasing its 2008 vintage of Legal Zin. The winery is open for tastings 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Summer kids’ activities available
Redmond Area Park and Recreation District offers a variety of programs for children this summer.
Inspired by the RAPRD Dance Fitness classes, Kids Street Dance Camp for ages 6 to 12 will be offered July 2-5. Kids will learn pre-choreographed movement, including hip hop and other styles, and develop their own unique style in “freestyle” time. Camp participants will also perform in the 4th of July parade.
Sessions will run from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the RAPRD Activity Center. Cost is $25.
Western Camp, for ages 7 to 14 will be held June 25-29, from 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Each morning will begin at Good Earth Ceramics, where imaginations can run wild like a mustang. After that, lunch is at Diane’s Riding Place, with a ride in the afternoon, learning proper skills and knowledge on how to maintain and care for a horse, how to cinch a saddle and ride. Campers will be assigned to the same horse for the entire week. By the end of the week campers will take home a horse mug, horse-themed picture frame, painted t-shirt and their riding skills.
Transportation will be provided from the RAPRD Activity Center. Cost is $280.
Sign up or learn more at www.raprd.org or 541-548-7275. A complete list of classes and activities is available online.

Caldera celebrates the blues
Caldera students have created original artwork inspired by American blues legends as part of Caldera’s Spring Intensives, and their work is now available for purchase both as originals and as posters.
Unframed posters cost $10. Framed originals cost $200. Email Teafly@Calderaarts.org or call 503-937-7594 to secure your poster or original painting.
View all of the posters at  www.calderaarts.org/caldera/blues-project-posters/.

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