Heppner Oregon

Announcements and Upcoming Events

Heppner Ambulance is looking for Volunteer Ambulance Drivers: Must have a valid Oregon Drivers License to apply; all training will be done at the hospital; paid “on call” time. For more information call Rusty at 541-676-2922.

Blue Mountain Plumbing has immediate job opening for Oregon Journey Plumber: Local plumbing company looking for Oregon Journey Plumber; wages depending on experience. For questions call 541-429-0848. Please submit resumes to bluemtnplumbing@gmail.com.

Willow Creek Park District has immediate opening for a Water Park Manager: This position is responsible for all operations of the pool, including personnel management, lifeguard program, concessions and health department requirements. Eligible candidates must be 18 years of age and may be subject to a background check. Salary is DOE and is a full time seasonal position. Please submit a resume to PO Box 582, Heppner, 97836. The WCPD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

MCGG has immediate job opening for Full Time Retail Sales person at Heppner Green Feed Store: Position requires excellent computer and customer service skills a must; requires 3 years of retail experience as well as an agricultural background and the ability to lift up to 100 pounds. MCGG offers competitive pay and an excellent benefit package; applications available at any store locations.

Blue Mountain Plumbing has immediate job opening for Oregon Journey Plumber: Local plumbing company looking for Oregon Journey Plumber; wages depending on experience. For questions call 541-429-0848. Please submit resumes to bluemtnplumbing@gmail.com.

Thursday, November 9th -7 p.m. and Saturday, November 11th – 4 p.m. Heppner Jr./Sr. High School Drama will present “How I Met Your Mummy” – in the high school cafeteria. Admission is $2: Come out and support the Drama students and be entertained too!

Saturday, November 11th – 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Thanksgiving/Christmas Bazaar – St. Patrick’s Senior Center: Check out the Gifts, Decorations and Treats; lunch will be available of soup, hot dogs and sausage dogs. For more information on the event or to become a vendor, contact Jo Ann at 541-676-8957.

Tuesday, November 14th – 1-3 p.m. or 6-8 p.m. – Free “Safety” training provided by Pioneer Memorial Home Health/Hospice and Pioneer Memorial Physical Therapy at All Saints Episcopal Church: Come and learn from Shelley McCabe PB/DPT & Krystal Seitz Mort/L about the home safety and proper use of walkers, wheelchairs, commodes, shower stool and canes; feeding after a stroke; how to get up after a fall; changing beds. To register contact Cyde Estes at 541-676-5808 or by email at cyde@centurytel.net.

Friday, November 16th – 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. – Open House for Pioneer Memorial Home Health and Hospice – 162 N. Main Street in Heppner: Stop by and check out their new office and enjoy some refreshments!

Friday, November 17th – 7 p.m. – “Mr. Bill’s Traveling Trivia Show event – Elks Lodge: Heppner Day Care will be sponsoring this fun and entertaining trivia show as a fundraiser. Entry forms are available at Heppner Day Care or on the table at the Post Office. Participants also have the option to register their team on the Facebook event, found on the Heppner Day Care page. Teams can register the night of the event, but early entries are strongly encouraged. The entry fee is $150 for a team (suggest a six member team). Please pick up a form and return it to the Heppner Day Care.

Friday, November 17th – Friday, January 12th – Nominations will be accepted for Heppner Chamber’s Annual Town and Country Community Awards: Pick up nominations forms at the Bank of Eastern Oregon, Heppner Chamber, City Hall, Community Bank and the Post Office and submit the nominations forms for Man and Woman of the Year, Business of the Year, Youth Award, Citizen-Educator of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Award. The nomination forms can be dropped off at Kuhn Law Office or the Heppner Chamber of Commerce or emailed to heppnerchamber@centurytel.net. Contact the Chamber office at 541-676-5536 for more information. Town and Country event will be Thursday, February 8th at the Morrow County Fairgrounds.

Monday, November 20th – Thursday, December 14th – “Rewards Cards” program starts for shopping local: Start collecting your “rewards cards” when you shop local at participating businesses. The denominations are $10, $20 and $50 and cannot be given on payments to accounts. Bring your family and plan on coming out and spending a great evening on Thursday, December 14th and “spending your “rewards cards” on lots of prizes that have been donated by local and out of town merchants. There will be pictures with Santa, a dinner available for purchase and Scrooge will also be there! Contact the Chamber if you have any questions at 541-676-5536.

Thursday, December 7th – Heppner Downtown Merchants Open House – organized by the Heppner Chamber: Plan on checking all that is going on during the day by our local merchants and plan on staying after the Light Parade until 7 p.m. and taking in the activities and pick up a couple of Christmas presents while you are at it! Contact the Heppner Chamber for more info – 541-676-5536.

Thursday, December 7th – 5:30 p.m. – “Parade of Lights” – organized by the City of Heppner: Pick up a parade entry form at City Hall and plan on participating in this festive evening. The Parade will be start at 5:30 p.m. and all participants need to be down at the City Park by 5 p.m. to get lined up. Contact the Heppner City Hall at 541-676-9618 for more information.

Saturday, December 2nd – 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Annual Artifactory Holiday Bazaar – St. Patrick’s Parish Hall: This bazaar is sponsored by Heppner Day Care. Vendor applications can be obtained by contacting Andrea Nelson at 541-720-4399 or Petra Payne at 503-507-9670. Applications may also be completed online by visiting the Heppner Day Care Facebook page.

Sunday, December 10th – 6:30 p.m. – FREE Community Concert – “Christopher Duffley”: This event is being sponsored by Community Counseling Solutions and will be held at Heppner High School. Concessions will be organized by the FBLA Club and will offer light dinner selections and will open at 5 p.m.

Thursday, December 14th – 6 p.m. – Heppner Christmas Event – Morrow County Fairgrounds: More information to come out soon!

Thursday, January 18th – 12-1 p.m. – Heppner Chamber of Commerce Annual Luncheon – Senior Center Dining Room: The Chamber Board decided to move the Annual Luncheon to January 18th instead of right after the holidays. Don’t forget to mark the date and time on your calendar and plan on joining us. There will be more information available closer to the event.

Thursday, February 8th – 6 p.m. – Heppner Chamber’s Annual Town and Country Community Awards Event – Morrow County Fairgrounds: More information will be coming out soon; tickets will be available for purchase; plan now to come and spend a great community evening as we celebrate our recognition of the Man and Woman of the Year; Business of the Year, Youth Award, Citizen-Educator of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Award. It is an evening you won’t want to miss!