Tonight, a candlelight vigil is planned for the Las Vegas shooting victims: Tonight at 6:30-7:30 Drake Park Stage Area There will be no speakers! We will quietly gather for an hour to pay our respects. Please share so everyone knows! If you’re interested check out the link and share it on Facebook.
The Summer 2017 Lego Robotics coach workshop schedule has been finalized. These workshops are for adult coaches and mentors of FIRST Lego League (FLL) Robotics teams. They help you understand the various aspects of running a team, as well as get your hands on a new EV3 robot. We provide the robots and computers so you will… Read More FIRST LEGO League (Lego Robotics) Coach Workshops
Here is a great event that just showed up on my radar today: a benefit for Saving Grace, Smiles of Hope & Healing. It’s taking place Thursday, February 23 at Healthy Bend Dental Implant Center down in the Old Mill District, and it’s free. Here’s the post and details from the event page: Before he… Read More Attend the “Smiles of Hope & Healing” benefit for Saving Grace on Thursday
We are right the middle of the Humane Society of Central Oregon‘s annual Pup Crawl fundraiser for homeless animals, with participating breweries hosting a stop on the crawl a different night through the 24th. Come out for one – or all – evenings of HSCO’s 6th annual Pup Crawl! This fun event raises critical funding… Read More Humane Society Pup Crawl 2017
You might have seen the cards and stickers and posters around town lately for the Bend JOY Project. In light of everything that’s been going on in recent months, this is an interesting project that exists to bring, well, joy to the community: The Bend JOY Project is a challenge, a conversation, an opportunity, an… Read More The Bend JOY Project
Next week from Monday, December 5 through Thursday, December 8, the Bend Fire Department’s Santa Express returns for their annual food and clothing drive. Fire trucks will be driving through a different neighborhood each night collecting items. The Bend Firefighter’s Association and Bend Fire and Rescue are working with The Salvation Army to collect non-perishable… Read More The BFD’s Santa Express returns next week
Each year the FIRST Robotics Club Team 753 (the High Desert Droids) holds a Garage Sale Fundraiser in November to help raise money for the club for the upcoming season, and as part of that they also hold a donations drive. This year’s Garage Sale takes place at Mountain View High School on Saturday, November 12,… Read More High Desert Droids Garage Sale Fundraiser donations needed