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    A16 • HERMISTONHERALD.COM
COMMUNITY • FROM PAGE A1
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12, 2017
HEADER
Elks collect
socks for veterans
The Oregon State Elks As-
sociation, in conjunction with
the Oregon Podiatric Medi-
cal Association, is collecting
socks to distribute to veterans
and their families.
Dr. Chris Seuferling,
OPMA president, said socks
are one of the most requested
items from veterans. Dona-
tions of new socks, including
for men, women and children
are needed. Also, local Elks
lodges and podiatrist’s offices
will accept both shoes during
the drive.
The drive runs through
Friday, April 21. The dona-
tions will be distributed at
the end of April to veterans’
clinics, hospitals and homes
throughout Oregon.
Krazy Horse Quilters
seek show entries
After a one-year hiatus,
the Krazy Horse Quilters are
back with their annual quilt
show.
Quilters and quilt lovers
are invited to exhibit quilts.
COUNCIL:
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“Many folks associate
the chamber and conference
center as one and the same,
and we have enjoyed work-
ing with all the groups who
The non-juried show’s pur-
pose is to bring together all
quilt lovers and to showcase
the work of local quilt mak-
ers.
Those interested in show-
ing their quilts — which can
include antique quilts, art
quilts as well as recently com-
pleted quilts — must register
by Monday, April 24.
The show is May 6-7 at
the Pendleton Convention
Center. For more informa-
tion, visit www.krazyhorse-
quilters.org or contact Mari-
lyn Lohmann at lom1127@q.
com.
Friday, May 5. Applications
are available at the parish of-
fice, 565 W. Hermiston Ave.,
or by calling 541-567-5812.
Chippendales bring
man-tastic show to
Wildhorse
Hospital auxiliary
announces medical
scholarships
Billed as a girl’s night out,
the Chippendales show offers
an abs-solute party like no
other.
The male-revue features
chiseled bodies, cheeky hu-
mor and charm. A pair of
21-and-older shows are set
for Thursday, April 29 at 6:30
p.m. and 9:30 p.m. in the Riv-
ers Event Center at Wildhorse
Resort & Casino.
Premium seats are $54 and
general seats are $44 (Club
Wild members receive a $10
discount). Also, tables offer-
ing the best seats in the house
are $170 ($150 for Club
Wild), which include bever-
age service.
Tickets can be purchased
at the Wildhorse Gift Shop or
at www.wildhorseresort.com.
The Catholic Daughters
Court No. 1692 will offer two
$750 scholarships to graduat-
ing students from the parish.
Area high school seniors
who are members of Our
Lady of Angels Catholic
Church in Hermiston are el-
igible to apply. The scholar-
ship funds can be applied to
any college or trade school
for the coming fall term.
The deadline to apply is
Students pursuing higher
education in the field of med-
icine are invited to apply for
$1,500 scholarships for the
2017-18 school year.
To be eligible for the Good
Shepherd Medical Center
Auxiliary scholarships, a stu-
dent’s home residence must
be within the areas served by
Good Shepherd Health Care
System. Those communities
include Hermiston, Board-
man, Echo, Irrigon, Stanfield
and Umatilla. Also, appli-
cants must have successfully
completed at least one year of
study in the field of medicine
at a college or university.
The deadline to apply is
Friday, April 28. Application
forms are available at the hos-
pital gift shop, 610 N.W. 11th
St., Hermiston, or by calling
the director of volunteer ser-
vices at 541-667-3690.
have utilized the confer-
ence center over the years,”
the statement said. “Our
chamber members will con-
tinue to be our main focus.
In the meantime the cham-
ber will continue to manage
the conference center with
assistance from the city.”
Other news:
• At Monday’s meeting,
the council discussed the
success of the I Love My
City and recycling events
this weekend, and remind-
ed people that there will be
a Hazardous Waste Materi-
als recycling event April 22
Catholic Daughters offer
scholarships
EASTER:
Help with paying child-
care expenses is available
through the Employment Re-
An exhibit featuring the
artwork of Hermiston High
School students is on display
for the month of April at the
Hermiston Public Library.
Nicole Cimmiyotti, who
is in her first year at the high
school after teaching at Sand-
stone Middle School, is ex-
cited for the opportunity to
showcase the work of her tal-
ented students.
The public is invited to
a special reception for the
student artists. The free
event is Thursday, April
20 from 4-6 p.m. Refresh-
ments will be served. Cim-
miyotti encourages people
to stop by and enjoy look-
ing at the artwork and visit
with the student about their
creative talents.
The Hermiston Public
Library is open Monday
through Thursdays from 11
a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday and
Saturdays from 10 a.m. to
5 p.m. It’s located at 235 E.
Gladys Ave.
For more information, call
541-567-2882 or visit www.
hermistonlibrary.us.
at EOTEC.
• The city also approved
a request from Morgan to
apply for grant funding for
the Federal Aviation Ad-
ministration, to complete
some projects in Hermis-
ton Airport’s long-range
development plan. Projects
include resurfacing the
runway, rehabilitating the
taxiway and adding water
and sewer abilities to serve
EOTEC, which borders the
airport. The grant applica-
tion will cost $3,300, Mor-
gan said.
• Council President
Doug Primmer encour-
aged people to attend the
memorial of Staff Sgt.
Austin Bieren, a Umatilla
resident who died March
28 in Syria. The service
will be Saturday, April 15,
at Umatilla High School at
1 p.m.
Program helps working
families with childcare
St. The Easter egg hunt and family picnic is Saturday at 11
a.m. at McKenzie Park, 320 S. First St. (541-303-3840).
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HERMISTON CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE
LIVING STATIONS OF THE CROSS
A re-enactment of the Easter story of Jesus begins at
noon in the parking lot at Our Lady of Angels Catholic
Church, 565 W. Hermiston Ave.
The dramatic presentation features live actors who will
travel along the streets to the top of the Hermiston Butte.
The presentation is bilingual. (541-567-5812).
PETER RABBIT BREAKFAST
In its 31st year, the First United Methodist Church is
hosting its annual Peter Rabbit Breakfast.
The all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast is Saturday from
7:30-10:30 a.m. at 191 E. Gladys Ave. Kids 5-and-under
are free and everyone else pays $5 each. Don’t forget your
camera to take pictures of your kids visiting with Peter
Rabbit. The event also includes an Easter egg hunt, face
painting and Easter craft projects. (541-567-3002).
Several special events are set for Easter weekend at
Hermiston Church of the Nazarene, 1520 W. Orchard
Ave.
Experience Good Friday is Friday from 6-8 p.m. Peo-
ple are invited to drop in and stay for a few minutes or
the full two hours. A kids Easter egg hunt is Saturday at
10 a.m. for ages birth through fifth grade, then at 10:30
a.m. a separate hunt will be held for kids with special
needs. Sunday features breakfast served from 9:30-10:15
a.m., followed by an Easter worship service at 10:30 a.m.
(541-567-3677).
EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE
Get up bright and early for the Easter sunrise worship
service Sunday at 6:30 a.m. at the Hermiston Butte.
People are encouraged to dress according to the weather
and wear sturdy shoes. (541-567-3002).
ECHO:
ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
There are nightly services Wednesday through Friday
at 7 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 665 E. Gladys
Ave. In addition, the church will be open Good Friday
from noon to 6:30 p.m. for reflections. An Easter service is
Sunday at 9 a.m. (541-567-6674).
FAITH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
A Maundy Thursday Service is Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at
Faith Presbyterian Church, 1005 S.E. Ninth St.
Rev. Bruce Sexton will present a brief message, fol-
lowed by communion and several choir numbers. (541-
567-1025).
VICTORY BAPTIST CHURCH
Library display features
student art
lated Day Care program.
The program assists work-
ing families by paying some
of their childcare costs. Par-
ents, foster parents or a care-
taker who is working may be
eligible for help. The program
also can help cover childcare
expenses for school hours if
people are working and going
to school.
Families can apply at
any Department of Human
Services office. Eligibility
includes income limits — a
family of three with gross in-
come of less than $3,149 per
month could qualify.
DHS childcare pay-
ments are made directly to
the provider. Eligible fam-
ilies will still pay a portion
of their childcare costs.
They can choose someone
who is a DHS-approved
provider or they can list a
new provider, including a
family member, a friend or
their current childcare pro-
vider.
For more information on
how to apply, or the location
of the nearest DHS office,
visit www.211info.org or dial
2-1-1, a free 24-hour live sup-
port line.
EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE
An Easter sunrise service is Sunday at 7 a.m. at the Echo
Community Church picnic shelter, 21 N. Bonanza St. It
will be followed by a breakfast in the church basement and
the regular Easter service in the sanctuary at 10:45 a.m.
(541-376-8108 or 541-376-8664).
STANFIELD:
STANFIELD MOOSE LODGE
A community Easter egg hunt is sponsored by the Stan-
field Moose Lodge.
Kids up to age 12 are invited to participate Saturday
at 10 a.m. at Coe Park. Lots of eggs will be hidden,
along with some special prize eggs. (541-449-3304).
BOARDMAN:
EASTER EGG HUNT
Children through fourth grade are invited to Board-
man’s annual Easter Egg Hunt with more than 4,000
eggs hidden at Boardman Marina Park.
The event begins Saturday with an Easter bunny
meet-and-greet at 9:15 a.m., followed by the egg hunt
at 10:30 a.m. In addition to regular eggs, special prize
eggs are hidden for each age category. There will be
plenty of fun for the whole family, including bouncy
castles, face-painting and food concessions. No dogs
are allowed. (541-481-9252, michelle@cityofboard-
man.com).
GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN CHURCH
An Easter breakfast will be served at 9:30 a.m. at Good
Shepherd Lutheran Church, 420 Locust Road. There is
no charge, but donations will be accepted. The Easter ser-
vice, presented by Rev. Paul Berthelot, begins at 11 a.m.
(541-481-6132).
BUTTE CHALLENGE
Several services and an egg hunt are planned by Victory
Baptist Church.
The worship services are Friday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at
8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. They will be held at 193 E. Main
Summer Tennis Camps
introduce kids to tennis
with fun, high-energy
games at local parks all
summer long!
powered by USTA PNW
smash
summer
boredom
SATURDAY , MAY 6 , 2017
5K Run, 5K Walk, 10K Run, Kid's Butte Scoot
All races begin & end at Hermiston's Butte Park
DRAWINGS • FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
Online registration & race information at
WWW.BUTTECHALLENGE.COM
20%
off when you sign up by April 30th
rectennis.com/eo
Register online by April 22nd to order a
custom technical race T-Shirt
All proceeds benefi t THE HERMISTON
CROSS COUNTRY PROGRAM
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!