June 19, 2012

Event calendar


6/20
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.
MUSIC IN THE CANYON: Countryfied performs country music; free; 5:30-8 p.m.; American Legion Community Park, 850 S.W. Rimrock Way, Redmond; www.musicinthecanyon.com.
FULL DRAW FILM TOUR: A showcase of outdoor independent filmmakers and their archery short films; $13.50, $11 children; 7 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700 or www.towertheatre.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.
“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.

6/21
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.
 AUTHOR PRESENTATION: Craig Johnson reads from his book “As the Crow Flies”; free; 4 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.
fire board: Crooked River Ranch Rural Fire District board of directors meeting; 6:30 p.m.; public welcome; 6971 S.W. Shad Rd.; a discussion of the fire chief’s contract in on the agenda; www.crrfire.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.
“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.

6/22
Friday
“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.

6/23
Saturday
YARD SALE FUNDRAISER: Proceeds benefit Bend Genealogical Society; free; 8 a.m.-3 p.m.; Rock Arbor Villa, Williamson Hall, 2200 N.E. U.S. Highway 20, Bend; 541-317-9553 or www.orgenweb.org/deschutes/bend-gs.
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.
SCLERODERMA AWARENESS WALK: Walk to benefit the Scleroderma Angel Foundation and the Scleroderma Research Foundation; $20 in advance, $25 day of walk, free ages 13 and younger; 11 a.m., 10:30 a.m. registration; American Legion Community Park, 850 S.W. Rimrock Way, Redmond; 541-480-1958 or mzann@bendbroadband.com.
GRAND REOPENING: Noon-4 p.m.; Redmond Museum, 529 S.W. Seventh St.; 541-316-1777.
“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.
BALLET: Peter and the Wolf/Candyland Ballet; adults $15 and $25, children $8 and $25, ages 5 and under free; 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.
CHARLES BUTTON BAND: 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.
MIDDLE SCHOOL COSMIC SWIM: Middle school students only, a fun time with friends, swimming, games, music and other activities, must have student ID or parent accompany inside the building; $2.50; 8-10 p.m.; Cascade Swim Center, 465 S.W. Rimrock Way, Redmond; 541-548-7275.

6/24
Sunday
BALLET: Peter and the Wolf/Candyland Ballet; adults $15 and $25, children $8 and $25, ages 5 and under free; 1 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700.
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.
“SOCIAL SECURITY”: Final performance of Cascades Theatrical Company’s presentation of 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 Mexican-American indie-folk act Y La Bamba 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.

6/25
Monday
“WHERE THE YELLOWSTONE GOES”: A screening of the film about a 30-day drift-boat journey down the Yellowstone River; $13 in advance, $15 at the door; 7-9:30 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700 or www.towertheatre.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.

6/26
Tuesday
REDMOND FARMERS MARKET: Free admission; 2-6:30 p.m.; Centennial Park, Seventh Street and Evergreen Avenue; 541-550-0066 or redmondfarmersmarket1@hotmail.com.
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.
CITY COUNCIL: Redmond City Council meeting; public welcome; 6:45 a.m. and 7 p.m.; 777 S.W. Deschutes 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.
DREAM TALK: Local therapist Caroline Stratton explores how the symbols and archetypes of dreams can help us understand ourselves at a deeper level; 6:30 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-312-1050.
 TOMMY EMMANUEL: The Grammy-nominated fingerstyle guitarist performs; 8 p.m., doors open 7 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700 or www.towertheatre.org.

6/27
Wednesday
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Walmart, 300 N.W. Oak Tree Lane, Redmond; 800-733-2767 or redcrossblood.org.
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.
SCHOOL BOARD: Redmond School Board meeting; public welcome; 5:30 p.m.; 145 S.E. Salmon Ave.; agenda at www.ci.redmond.k12.or.us.
MUSIC ON THE GREEN: Featuring country music by The Creek; vendors available; free; 6-7:30 p.m.; Sam Johnson Park, Southwest 15th Street, Redmond; 541-923-5191 or http://visitredmondoregon.com.

6/28
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.

Redmond Farmers Market returns
During the summer season Redmond’s Centennial Park comes alive with locally grown and crafted products every Tuesday at the Redmond Farmers Market. This year’s market opened June 19 and continues to feature farm fresh, locally and Oregon grown products, as well as showcase natural products and handmade crafts. New hours of operation are 2 to 6:30 p.m.
A number of new vendors like Rainshadow Organics and Marquam Hill Berries increase the variety of organically grown product choices available at this year’s market.
The market has been selected by Central Oregon Locavore and Agricultural Connections as a designated product drop-off/pick-up location, to make it more convenient for the community to connect with and support local farming efforts. The market’s last day is Sept. 11.
 For a complete list of vendors and/or to learn how you can become a part of Redmond’s Farmers Market, visit www.downtownredmond
market.com or call Michelle Jiunta, market manager, at 541-550-0066.

Writing workshops for adults, kids
Addie Boswell, an award-winning artist and writer, will teach workshops for youth and adults this July at The Nature of Words (NOW) Literary Arts Center, 224 N.W. Oregon Ave. in Bend.
Boswell will lead the 2012 WOW! Week of Words writing camp for kids age 8-11 on July 18, 19, and 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. On Thursday, July 19, Boswell will teach an adult workshop on children’s books, titled “Intro to Picture Books,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Boswell will also offer manuscript critiques for a discounted price by appointment.
To register for classes or schedule a critique, visit www.thenatureof
words.org or call 541-647-2233.

Driver safety classes for school retirees
AARP Driver Safety is celebrating teachers and school personnel this summer through its Educator Appreciation Promotion. Active and retired educators and school personnel are invited to attend an AARP Driver Safety classroom course for a discounted price of $5 in July and August, saving up to $9 off the normal course price.
To find a classroom course visit the course locator at www.aarp.org/findacourse or call a live operator at 866-237-6817. Preregistration is required and participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, as space is limited. To redeem the $5 offer, fill out and present a coupon to the host organization or the volunteer instructor. The coupon may be found at www.aarp.org/educators.
The AARP Driver Safety course is designed for drivers 50 and older. Participants will learn proven safety strategies to help maintain confidence behind the wheel and may qualify for a discount on their car insurance.
For additional information email drive@aarp.org.

Redmond Museum to reopen
The Redmond Museum will reopen June 23 and the hours of operation are Thursday through Saturday, noon to 4 p.m.
The museum is located at 529 S.W. 7th St. For more information call 541-316-1777 or find it on Facebook under Greater Redmond Historical Society.

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