Fairgrounds hosting Harvest Hoedown this Friday, Oct. 12
The Crook County Fairgrounds will be having a family-friendly Harvest Hoedown under the pavilion tent this Friday, Oct. 12 with the gates opening at 6:30 p.m. and Countryfied performing at 7 p.m. There's a beer garden by Ochoco Brewing and food by Gumpy's Grill. For more information, contact the Crook County Fairgrounds at 541-447-6575.
The Family Access Network (FAN) received a $1,000 donation from the Prineville Elks Lodge 1814. These funds will be used throughout the 2018-19 school year to provide basic need supplies to families within Crook County through the local FAN advocates housed in Crook County schools. Supplies include food, clothing, hygiene products and more. "FAN is appreciative of the Prineville Elks Lodge for supporting local Crook County families in need by providing funds for these very essential needs," said Julie Lyche, FAN Executive Director.
The Bowman Museum continues their Saunders Memorial Lecture Series this Thursday, Oct. 11. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the program will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Bowman Museum, 246 N. Main St. Writer Gregory Nokes will present "The Leader Who Couldn't Lead" about Peter Burnett. The series is co-hosted by Friends of the Library and the Crook County Historical Society. This is a free lecture series. For more information, contact Sandy Cohen at 541-447-3715.
Alzada Magdalena of Healing Arts North will host Patrick McCarthy, a photographer, woodworker and endocrinologist, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. this Friday, Oct. 12. McCarthy will speak about the methods he uses to capture the luminous feel to his large-scale landscape photos. He has hiked and driven throughout the back roads of Oregon to capture the essential feel of landscapes. His photos are on display in the Hanes Building in Prineville throughout October. The lecture will be held at Healing Arts North, 466 NW Third St., Ste. 231.
The Prineville – Crook County Chamber of Commerce is taking applications from businesses for the 2018 Candy Crawl that will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 31 from 1 to 6 p.m. for the trick or treaters to experience the community and a whole lot of fun for the businesses. You can also purchase bundles of corn stalks to decorate your business, with 100 percent of the proceeds going to the local chapter of FFA. For more information, contact the chamber at 541-447-6304.
This week, Prineville Perk will be hosted by Partners in Care with Mosaic Medical on Friday, Oct. 12 from 8 to 8:30 a.m. They are located 375 NW Beaver St., Ste. #101. For more information on Prineville Perk, contact the Chamber of Commerce at 541-447-6304.