Wednesday

Meet Baby Alpacas: Tour the alpaca ranch and shop specialty gifts featuring alpaca fiber apparel, rugs and more; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free; Alpaca Country Estates Ranch and Bed and Breakfast, 70397 Buckhorn Road, Terrebonne; 541-504-4226.

Preschool Parade Storytime: Stories, songs, rhymes, crafts to develop early literacy skills for ages 3-5 years; 10:30 a.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1061.

Regional Public Transit Advisory Committee (RPTAC) & Project Steering Committee Meeting: The committee will discuss proposed Redmond deviated flex-route scenarios, 2020 Statewide Transportation Improvement Fund projects, upcoming service changes, RPTAC membership and CET Master Plan update; 1:30-3 p.m.;Free; Redmond City Hall, 411 SW Ninth St., Redmond; cascadeseasttransit.com or 541-548-9534.

Kerbal Space Program Lab: Build a rocket and explore the galaxy with this flight simulation video game for ages 10-17 years; 2-4 p.m.;Free registration required; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1050.

Karaoke: All singers welcome to perform; 8:30-Noon;Free; Hub City Bar & Grill, 2498 S. U.S. Highway 97, Suite E, Redmond; 541-923-7101.

Thursday

Preschool Parade Storytime: Stories, songs, rhymes, crafts to develop early literacy skills for ages 3-5 years; 9:30 a.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1061.

Meet Baby Alpacas: Tour the alpaca ranch and shop specialty gifts featuring alpaca fiber apparel, rugs and more; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free; Alpaca Country Estates Ranch and Bed and Breakfast, 70397 Buckhorn Road, Terrebonne; 541-504-4226.

Toddlin’ Tales Storytime: An active storytime with stories, songs and movement rhymes for ages 18-36 months; 10:30 a.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1061.

Health Degree Info Session: Students can learn about the dental assistant, massage therapy, medical assistant, pharmacy and vet tech programs taught; 5:30-6 p.m.;Free; Central Oregon Community College, 2030 SE College Loop, Redmond; 541-383-7420.

Bow Wow Bingo: A weekly BINGO game with proceeds going to BrightSide Animal Center; 6:30-8 p.m.;$1-$5 per card; 7th Street Brewhouse, 855 SW Seventh St., Redmond; brightsideanimals.org or 541-923-0882.

“These Visions Aren’t of Sugar Plums”: Featuring two student-directed dark holiday one-acts, “In the Forest Grim” and “Elf on the Shelf Must Die”; 7 p.m.;$5 general admission, $3 students and seniors; Redmond High School, 675 SW Rimrock Way, Redmond; rhs.redmondschools.or or 541-598-6680.

Karaoke: All singers welcome to perform; 8:30-Noon;Free; Hub City Bar & Grill, 2498 S. U.S. Highway 97, Suite E, Redmond; 541-923-7101.

Friday

Science Storytime: Stories and science with hands-on experiments for ages 3 and up; 9:30 a.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1061.

Meet Baby Alpacas: Tour the alpaca ranch and shop specialty gifts featuring alpaca fiber apparel, rugs and more; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free; Alpaca Country Estates Ranch and Bed and Breakfast, 70397 Buckhorn Road, Terrebonne; 541-504-4226.

Christmas Craft Bazaar: Local artists will sell gifts, handmade home and garden goods, jewelry, birdhouses, feeders, flax warmers and more; 11 a.m.-6 p.m.;Free; The Greens at Redmond Golf Course, 2575 SW Greens Blvd., Redmond; 541-525-1129.

Friends of the Redmond Library Half-Off Book Sale: The holiday sale will include thousands of books, art, prints, cards and more, open to FORBL members from 10 a.m.; Noon-4 p.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; redmondfol.org or 541-312-1060.

Hookers and Blow Release: The special limited quantity Russian imperial stout will be released, featuring music from Dive Bar Theology; 3-9 p.m.;Free; Geist Beerworks, 736 SE Umatilla Ave., Redmond;541-728-8663.

Redmond First Friday: Various artists’ work and musicians will be featured in business throughout the downtown area; 4 p.m.;Free; downtown Redmond, Fifth, Sixth and Seventh streets, Redmond; visitredmondoregon.com/ or 541-923-5191.

Dinner with Santa: A dinner with the Man in Red, featuring a macaroni and cheese bar, potato bar and salad bar with wine, beer and sangria available for purchase; 6-8 p.m.;$35 adults, $25 children 12 and under; Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards, 70450 NW Lower Valley Drive, Terrebonne; faithhopeandcharityevents.com or 541-526-5075.

“These Visions Aren’t of Sugar Plums”: Featuring two student-directed dark holiday one-acts, “In the Forest Grim” and “Elf on the Shelf Must Die”; 7 p.m.;$5 general admission, $3 students and seniors; Redmond High School, 675 SW Rimrock Way, Redmond; rhs.redmondschools.org or 541-598-6680.

Fogline: The Medford country band performs; 7 p.m.;$10; Redmond Social Club, 491 SE Veterans Way, Redmond; 541-410-2572.

Saturday

Expanding Cultural Awareness through the Native American Experience: The workshop for teachers will gain cultural self-awareness and cross-cultural understanding to help build healthy communities in the classroom; 8 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free registration required; Redmond Technology Education Center, Room 142, 2030 SE College Loop, Redmond; confluenceproject.org or 360-693-0123.

Holiday Bazaar and Bake Sale: Featuring baked goods, Lefse, gifts, raffles a youth cookie sale and more, benefiting Jericho Road Housing and Redmond Cold Weather Shelter; 9 a.m.-1 p.m.;Free; Zion Lutheran Church, 1113 SW Black Butte Blvd., Redmond; 541-923-0115.

Breakfast with Santa: Have breakfast with Santa and support the Ridgeview High School class of 2020 call or email crystal.mexipino@gmail.com to register; 9-11 a.m.;$30 per family of five or more, $5 children, $8 adult; The View Restaurant — Juniper Golf Course, 1938 SW Elkhorn Ave., Redmond; 541-965-0888.

Powell Butte Art & Craft Show: Annual Show featuring local artisans with handmade gifts; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free; Powell Butte Community Center, 8404 SW Reif Road, Powell Butte; 541-480-5724.

Know Festive — Create a Beautiful Bubble Wreath: Make a wreath to give or keep; 10 a.m.-Noon;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1032.

Winterfest: Get Crafty!: Make an awesome holiday gift or something for yourself; 10 a.m.-Noon;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1061.

Central Oregon Postal Collective Meeting: The monthly meeting will include an opportunity to buy stamps at 5 cents each mainly British/Commonwealth and international stamps; 10 a.m.;Free; Redmond Karate, 515 SW Cascade St., Redmond; 541-447-2678.

Festival of Trees: The annual fundraiser for Hospice of Redmond will feature family activities including viewing over 30 decorated trees, live entertainment, visits with Santa and more, a formal, ticketed gala will follow from 5-9 p.m.; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.;$55 for gala; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, 3800 SW Airport Way, Redmond; hospiceofredmond.org/festival-of-trees or 541-548-7483.

Meet Baby Alpacas: Tour the alpaca ranch and shop specialty gifts featuring alpaca fiber apparel, rugs and more; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free; Alpaca Country Estates Ranch and Bed and Breakfast, 70397 Buckhorn Road, Terrebonne; 541-504-4226.

Christmas Craft Bazaar: Local artists will sell gifts, handmade home and garden goods, jewelry, birdhouses, feeders, flax warmers and more; 11 a.m.-6 p.m.;Free; The Greens at Redmond Golf Course, 2575 SW Greens Blvd., Redmond; 541-525-1129.

Holiday Sip and Shop: Vendors will sell candles, jewelry, home decor, clothing, photographs and more; 11 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free; Wild Ride Brewing Co., 332 SW Fifth St., Redmond; 541-516-8544.

Holiday Village Market: Local vendors and artist will sell their items; 11 a.m.-5 p.m.;Free; Centennial Park, corner of SW Seventh Street and Evergreen Avenue, Redmond; 541-923-5191.

Holiday Makers Market: 30 local makers will set up shop at the pop-up market, also feature food trucks, a visit from Santa and more; 11 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free; Gompers Distillery, 611 NE Jackpine Court, Redmond; 541-588-2825.

Friends of the Redmond Library Half-Off Book Sale: The holiday sale will include thousands of books, art, prints, cards and more, open to FORBL members from 10 a.m.; Noon-4 p.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; redmondfol.org/ or 541-312-1060.

Know Festive — The Victorian Carolers: Experience an 1870s quartet of fine musicians in authentic garb; 1-2 p.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1032.

Winterfest: Gingerbread Workshop: Make a simple gingerbread house from graham crackers and royal icing; 1:30-3 p.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1061.

“These Visions Aren’t of Sugar Plums”: Featuring two student-directed dark holiday one-acts, “In the Forest Grim” and “Elf on the Shelf Must Die”; 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.;$5 general admission, $3 students and seniors; Redmond High School, 675 SW Rimrock Way, Redmond; rhs.redmondschools.org or 541-598-6680.

First Annual Sock Hop: Rock the night away with songs from the ‘50s, featuring a dance and best outfit competition, benefiting the VFW Redmond and COVO; 4-9 p.m.;$10 general admission, $5 with a sock donation to COVO; VFW Hall, 1836 SW Veterans Way, Redmond; 541-548-4108.

Sunday

Christmas Marketplace: Vendors showcasing artisan products from Central Oregon will sell their products, gifts from Faith Hope and Charity, wine, gift boxes, gift certificates and merchandise; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.;Free; Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards, 70450 NW Lower Valley Drive, Terrebonne; faithhopeandcharityevents.com or 541-526-5075.

Frost Fair: Local artists and vineyards will sell their goods; 11 a.m.-6 p.m.;Free; General Duffy’s Waterhole, 404 SW Forest Ave., Redmond; drycanyonartsassociation.com/2019-frost-fair.

Central Oregon Youth Orchestra Winter Concert: The youth ensemble will perform works by Rossini, Holst, Dvorak and more; 3-5 p.m.; donations are welcome; Ridgeview High School, 4555 SW Elkhorn Ave., Redmond; centraloregonyouthorchestra.org or 458-206-6550.

Open Mic: All are welcome to perform; 3 p.m.;Free; Hub City Bar & Grill, 2498 S. U.S. Highway 97, Suite E, Redmond; 541-923-7101.

Monday

Meet Baby Alpacas: Tour the alpaca ranch and shop specialty gifts featuring alpaca fiber apparel, rugs and more; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free; Alpaca Country Estates Ranch and Bed and Breakfast, 70397 Buckhorn Road, Terrebonne; 541-504-4226.

Toastmasters of Redmond: Learn skills of presentation and speaking style in a safe and supportive group; Noon-1 p.m.;Free; Church of Christ, 925 NW Seventh St., Redmond; 541-508-7591.

Water-Marbling on Silk Scarves: Create a marbled scarf by dipping fabric into paint and water; 4-7 p.m.;$45 per scarf, upgrades to bamboo scarf available; Art and Music, 232 SW Fifth St., Redmond; sisterssilkart.com or 541-527-4426.

Tuesday

Baby Steps Storytime: A gentle storytime for infant and caregiver for ages 0-18 months; 9:30 a.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1061.

Writers Writing: Quiet Writing Time: Join the Writer’s Collective of Central Oregon and your fellow writers for quiet writing time; 10 a.m.-1 p.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1063.

Meet Baby Alpacas: Tour the alpaca ranch and shop specialty gifts featuring alpaca fiber apparel, rugs and more; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;Free; Alpaca Country Estates Ranch and Bed and Breakfast, 70397 Buckhorn Road, Terrebonne; 541-504-4226.

Open Computer Lab: Practice or get help with basic tech tasks and questions.; 1:30-3 p.m.;Free; Redmond Public Library, 827 SW Deschutes Ave., Redmond; deschuteslibrary.org or 541-312-1050.

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