Make sure you check out the schedule of events for May at Wildhorse Resort and Casino!
Thursday, May 28th – 6:00 p.m. – FFA Banquet at Morrow County Fairgrounds. Come out and support the FFA as they share what they have accomplished this year. Dinner will be served at
6:30 pm with the awards starting at 7 p.m. Contact Beth Dickenson with any questions!
Friday, May 29th – Wyden’s town hall cancelled – to be rescheduled. Please remove this town hall from your calendar!
Thursday, June 4th – Community Bank BBQ from 11 am. – 2 p.m.: Community Bank will be serving hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, soda and cookies. Participants can enter a drawing to win a BBQ or a kids prize pack. The BBQ will be held in front of their business.
Saturday, June 6th – FREE – 10th Annual Youth Fishing Derby – Cutsforth Park for children 14 years old and younger: Sponsored by Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and Morrow County Parks, the event will be held at Cutsforth Park, will take place from 8:30-11a.m., and includes a free lunch.
Friday, June 12th – Celebrate Heppner Days – from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Come out and participate in Celebrate Heppner Days, with sidewalk sales from some of our local merchants, check out the opening day of the Farmer’s Market, enjoy a great community appreciation BBQ with all of the fixings served by BEO employees. More to come! Mark your calendar now!
Sunday, June 14th – 5-7 p.m. – “Music in the Park” Concert: The Steel Drum Band from Tri-Cities are returning for a great evening of entertainment, The concert is scheduled to be held at Heppner’s City Park, but if it rains, it will be held in the HES School Gym. This entertainment is free to the public and is being sponsored by Morrow County Unified Recreation District and facilitated by the Shared Ministry of Hope Lutheran Church & All Saints Episcopal Church. Bring your lawn chairs and find a spot to sit back and enjoy. The Shared Ministry’s will be offering a supper, including a pulled pork sandwich for purchase to raise funds for the Shared Ministry’s mission trip to Haiti.
Thursday, June 18th – 6:30-9:00 p.m. – Movie night at the Lexington Grange: American Snider will be shown at the Lexington Grange with donations at the door will go to benefit Ione and Heppner American Legion Auxiliaries. Candy, popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase. Address to the Lexington Grange is 66296 Marquardt Road in Lexington. Come on out and watch a great movie and support a good cause!
Saturday, June 27th – 8:30 a.m. sign ups – 10th Annual OHV EMS High Card Poker Run @the Morrow/Grant OHV Park: Participation fee is $20 for individuals; $50 Family (must be immediate family with children 21 and under). For more information, contact Greg Close @541-571-4583 or Kirsti Cason at 541-429-1300.
Starting Thursday, July 2nd, Heppner’s DMV office to change days from Tuesday to Thursday and will be eliminating driving tests: Please help communicate this change for our community.
Hold the dates for “Music in the Park” at Heppner City Park from 5-7pm:
Sunday, July 19: Tailgate Trio
Sunday, August 16: Frazer-Wambeke