East Oregonian : E.O. (Pendleton, OR) 1888-current, August 01, 2019, Page 8, Image 8

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    8 - EASTERN OREGON PARENT - August 2019
Kid-friendly calendar
MONDAYS
TOT TIME AT THE GYM, 10 a.m.,
Pendleton Recreation Center, 510 S.W.
Dorion Ave., Pendleton. $2 for children from
newborns to age 5. (541-276-8100).
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30
a.m., Athena Public Library, 418 E. Main
St., Athena. Stories, crafts, movement
activities, music and snacks. For newborns
to age 6. (541-566-2470).
TEEN BOOK CLUB, 5 to 6 p.m., Herm-
iston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys Ave.
Drop by for some interesting discussion and
find out what the next book will be. (541-
567-2882). Second Mondays.
TUESDAYS
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30 a.m.,
Stanfield Public Library, 180 W. Coe Ave.
Stories, games and crafts. (541-449-1254).
CRAFTERNOONS, 4:15 p.m., Pendle-
ton Public Library, 502 SW Dorion Ave. Ages
3 to 12 can join in a different craft each
week; sometimes group projects, some-
times individual. (541-966-0380).
ARC ACTIVITY NIGHT, 5:30 to 6:30
p.m., ARC of Umatilla County, 215 W. Or-
chard Ave., Hermiston. Games, crafts and
light refreshments. Free; open to all. Dona-
tions accepted. Fourth Tuesdays.
CASUAL MAGIC NIGHT, 6 to 9 p.m.,
Great Pacific, 403 S Main St., Pendleton.
This weekly get-together for players of Mag-
ic: The Gathering is open to all, in a casual
environment. Free. (541-310-0498).
NIGHT SKY PLANETARIUM, 6 p.m.,
Pendleton Public Library, 502 SW Dorion
Ave. Come learn about the night sky inside
this portable planetrium provided by CMEO.
Free; no registration needed. (541-966-
0380). Tuesday, Aug. 6.
WEATHER FROM THE GROUND UP,
6 p.m., Pendleton Public Library, 502 SW
Dorion Ave. Marc Austin from the National
Weather Service explains the atmo-
sphere and how it shapes our
weather. For youngsers of all
ages; no registration need-
ed. (541-966-0380).
Tuesday, Aug. 26.
STORY AND
CRAFT TIME,
6:30 p.m.,
Milton-Free-
water Public
Library, 8
S.W. Eighth
Ave., Milton-Freewater. For elementary
school-age children. (Lili Schmidt: 541-938-
8247).
WEDNESDAYS
BABYSITTING BASICS 101, 9 a.m.
to 3 p.m., Good Shepherd Medical Center,
Conference Center, 610 NW 11th St., Herm-
iston. Babysitters, age 10 to 15 will learn
childcare techniques, things to expect,
basic first aid and infant CPR. Class fee:
$40, includes lunch and materials. Advance
registration required. (541-667-3509).
Wednesday, Aug. 7.
FREE SUMMER MOVIES, 9:15 a.m.
doors open, Hermiston Cinema, 355 West
Theatre Lane. Destiny Theatres offers
free childrens films on Wed. and Thurs.
mornings: Teen Titans Go to the Movies
(8/7-8); Little Rascals (8/14-15); Monster
vs. Aliens (7/21-22). (541-567-1556).
Wednesdays in Aug.
BABY & ME LEARN & PLAY, 10 a.m.,
Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys
Ave. Music and movement session for
youngsters, from birth to age 4. Free. (541-
567-2882).
STORY TIME, 11:15 a.m. to noon,
Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys
Ave. (541-567-2882).
ADVENTURE STORY TIME, 2 p.m.,
Hermiston Public Library, 235 E. Gladys
Ave. Special stories and activities for de-
velopmentally disabled children and adults.
Free. (541-567-2882).
KIDS CLUB, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., Herm-
iston Christian Center, 1825 W. Highland
Ave. Parents get a night off and kids, age
5 to 12, get games, crafts, snacks, music,
and activities. Free; transportation avail-
able. (541-561-5573).
THURSDAYS
FREE SUMMER MOVIES, 9:15 a.m.
doors open, Hermiston Cinema, 355 West
Theatre Lane. Destiny Theatres offers free
childrens films on Wed. and Thurs. morn-
ings. See listing under Wednesdays. (541-
567-1556). Thursdays in Aug.
STORY TIME IN THE PARK, 10:15
a.m., Pioneer Park, 400 NW Despain Ave.
Walk over to the park for morning stories
and cool treats with Ms. Brittany and Ms.
Angel. Presented by Pendleton Library. For
all ages; no registration needed. (541-966-
0380).
PRESCHOOL STORY AND
CRAFT TIME, 10:30 a.m.,
Milton-Freewater Public
Library, 8 S.W. Eighth
Ave., Milton-
Freewater. (Lili
Schmidt 541-
938-8247).
WEEKLY STORY TIME, 10:40 a.m.,
Umatilla Public Library, 700 6th Street.
(541-922-5704).
SENSORY SPACE, 11 a.m., Pendleton
Public Library, 502 SW Dorion Ave. Chil-
dren up to age 7 can develop their senses
through space-inspired sensory activities.
Free; no registration needed. (541-966-
0380). Thursday, Aug. 8.
LEARNING PICNICS - Boardman, 11
a.m. to 1 p.m., Oregon Trail Library, 200
Main St., Boardman. This free series of
classes gives parents and their children age
0-6 a chance explore and build important lit-
eracy skills like vocabulary, alphabet knowl-
edge, and narrative skills. Free books and
fun activities are offered each week. English
and Spanish speakers are welcome. (541-
667-6171.) Thursdays in August.
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 11:15
a.m., Pilot Rock Public Library, 144 N.
Alder Place. (541-443-3285).
SENSORY STORY TIME, 12:30 p.m.,
Boardman Public Library, 200 S. Main St.,
Boardman. For children from birth to age 4.
(541-481-2665.)
SKILLS FOR LIFE, 3 to 5 p.m., Pend-
leton Rec Center Gym. Free help for youth
age 12 to 18 facing challenges. Gym activi-
ties, followed by life skills class on topics
like success at school and building a good
self-image. For details, call 541-276-3987.
SUMMER BOOK CLUB, 5:15 P.m.,
Pendleton Public Library, 502 SW Dorion
Ave. Kids from 8 to 12 can get a free copy
of “The Mystery of the Soccer Snitch,” read
the book, and join the discussion -- plus
learn to play soccer from a special guest.
Free; registration required. (541-966-0380).
Thursday, Aug. 15.
CIRCLE OF PARENTS SUPPORT
GROUP, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Hermiston Center
for School Readiness (Building “C”), 502 W.
Standard Ave. Share the easy and tough
moments of parenting with an encouraging,
non-judgemental group of other parents.
Free meal for parents and kids; free child
care. Call to register: 541-667-6091. Sec-
ond and Fourth Thursdays.
MOPS, 6 to 8 p.m., Pendleton Baptist
Church, 3202 S.W. Nye. Mothers of Pre-
Schoolers welcome moms of toddlers for
support and interaction with other parents.
(541-969-4696). First Thursdays.
MAGIC GAME NIGHT, 7 to 9 p.m.,
Subway (inside Wal-Mart), 2203 SW Court
Place, Pendleton. Magic: The Gathering
fans are invited to meet and play with other
MTG players. Free. (541-310-0498).