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2:00am - 3:00am


February 22, 2014

Spay-ghetti Feed Fundraiser for Brightside

From 5:30PM to n/a

Fundraiser for Brightside Animal Shelter; Lindy Gravelle will entertain; menu includes vegetarian items and a dessert auction; adults $15, children under 12 are $10; held at the Sleep Inn, 1847 N Hwy 97, Redmond; more info at www.brightsideanimals.org.

Spay-ghetti Feed fundraise

From n/a to n/a

Spay-ghetti Feed fundraiser for Brightside Animal Shelter Sleep Inn, 1847 N Hwy 97, Redmond Saturday, Feb. 22Lindy Gravelle will entertain. Included on the menu are vegetarian items AND a dessert auction. Yum! Adults, $15; children under 12, $10. More info at: brightsideanimals.org

Central Districts High School Equestrian 1st Meet

Central District of the Oregon High School Equestrian Teams (OHSET) will have their 1st meet February 21-23, 2014 in the arena of the Bank of the Cascades Event Center at Deschutes County Fair & Expo, in Redmond. The Central District is made up of teams from Bend, Crook, Dufur, La Pine, Madras, Mountain View, Pendleton, Redmond, Ridgeview, Sherman, Sisters, Summit, The Dalles and Trinity Lutheran. Each day of the meet usually starts at approximately 8:30 a.m. Friday’s events are Equitation over Fences, Dressage, Hunt Seat Equitation, Saddle Seat Equitation, In Hand Obstacle Relay, Working Pairs and Drill. Saturday’s events are Western Horsemanship, Working Rancher, Showmanship, Trail, In Hand Trail, Driving, Reining, and Team Penning. Sunday’s events are Bi-Rangle, Canadian team flags, Barrels, Poles, Keyhole, Individual flags and Figure 8. The event is free and vendors will be on site. Come support your local equestrians! Please leave dogs at home. Cowboy church is at 7 a.m. on Sunday morning. Events end mid afternoon on Sunday. For more information call Kathy Russell, Central District Media & Vendor Chair, 541-419-8925.

Jake's Clothing & Food Drive

It is the Middle of Winter CLOTHING AND FOOD DRIVE Jake’s Diner Now through February Donations accepted of food, clothing, blankets, sleeping bags and other essentials. Items collected will go directly to the homeless who need it through the Central Oregon Veteran’s Outreach.

Storyteller Norm Brecke

From 7:00PM to n/a

Storyteller Norm Brecke, The Lighter Side of Lincoln will be held Saturday night,The Nativity Lutheran Church, 60850 Brosterhous Rd in Bend February the 22nd at 7PM. Doors will open at 6:30PM. Enjoy Norm’s Wonderful collection of Abraham Lincoln stories and his banjo music. . Not a history lesson but a time to enjoy. Tickets $10 available via e-mail or phone…. bendstorytelling@gmail.com or call 541-389-1713.

Chicks with Picks

From 7:00PM to 11:00PM

This extraordinary event features 3 local female-fronted bands playing to raise funds for the battered women's shelter in Bend, Saving Grace; bands include Broken Down Guitars, Tone Red and L.A.M.P.; special guests are planned throughout the evening. Local female musicians raising funds for less-fortunate women of the community; this event has raised over $4,000 in the first 3 years and the 4th year should be no different; all ages, family friendly, raffle/auction will be included with donations from Pilot Butte Burger, Crater Lake Vodka, and more; Volcanic Theatre Pub 70 SW Century Drive, Bend, OR 97702; (971) 570-7199; $8 at the door; www.brokendownguitars.com.