Daddy Daughter Dance 2018

Ty Sharp and his daughters Jade and Tyra are dressed with the disco theme in mind at last year’s Daddy Daughter Dance at the John Day Elks Lodge. The event is planned for Feb. 9 this year.

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.

Wednesday, Feb. 6

Grant County Little League sign-ups

• 6-8 p.m., Grant Union Junior-Senior High School library

Sign-ups will be held for softball and baseball players ages 7-14. A copy of the birth certificate and three proofs of residency are required (unless the player has played on an All-Star team). Online registration is available at eteamz.com/grantcountylittleleagueOR, and required documents can be delivered to Ace Hardware, attention Robbie Copenhaver. A late fee will be assessed for sign-ups after March 1. For more information, visit Grant County Little League on Facebook.

Thursday, Feb. 7

Road Advisory Board meeting

• 2 p.m., Grant County Road Department

The Grant County Road Advisory Board will hold a meeting at the road department. For more information, call 541-792-9002.

Saturday, Feb. 9

Daddy Daughter Dance

• 6-8:30 p.m., John Day Elks Lodge and upstairs ballroom

The theme is “Boots and Bling.” Fathers or father figures and daughters can choose a dinner and dance package for $50 and $5 for each additional daughter, or dance only for $30 with no charge for additional daughters. The dinner features hamburgers, hot dogs and a sundae bar. Included in either price is a 5-by-7-inch photo by Tanni Wenger Photography. Registration forms are available at schools and at the Parks and Recreation office at 845 1/2 NW Bridge St. in John Day. For more information, call Parks and Rec at 541-575-0110 between 8:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 15

Valentine’s benefit dinner

• 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m., John Day Golf Club

The benefit dinner supports GIST (gastrointestinal stromal tumor) cancer research. There will be two dinner times at 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. Dinner includes prime rib, baked potato, vegetable relish tray, a dinner roll and dessert for $17 per person or $30 per couple. Call 541-575-0170 for more information or to make reservations.

Tuesday, Feb. 19

Android smartphone and tablet class

• 6 p.m., OSU Extension classroom, 116 NW Bridge St., John Day

The class, instructed by Chris Gibson, will cover commonly asked questions and provide one-on-one help for Android devices. The cost is $5 per session. For more information, call 541-575-1911 or email mccrackd@oregonstate.edu.

Saturday, Feb. 23

Mule Deer Foundation banquet

• 5-10 p.m., Grant County Fairgrounds pavilion

The Blue Mountain Chapter will hold its 2019 banquet. A single dinner with an annual membership costs $70, a couples dinner with a membership costs $105 and a youth dinner for ages 14 and under costs $15. For more information, contact Oregon regional director Ken Hand at 541-281-2224 or okbs4u@msn.com.

Tuesday, Feb. 26

Apple iOS smartphone and tablet class

• 6 p.m., OSU Extension classroom, 116 NW Bridge St., John Day

The class, instructed by Chris Gibson, will cover commonly asked questions and provide one-on-one help for iPhones and iPads. The cost is $5 per session. For more information, call 541-575-1911 or email mccrackd@oregonstate.edu.

Saturday, March 2

Jr. Miss Rodeo Oregon coronation

• 6 p.m., Grant County Fairgrounds pavilion

Tickets to the coronation of 2019 Jr. Miss Rodeo Oregon Rowdy Israel cost $12, which includes dinner. For more information or to buy tickets, call Nicole Israel at 541-620-2624. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door.

Saturday, March 30

Inland Northwest Musicians Chorale concert

• 4 p.m., Canyon City Community Hall

The Juniper Arts Council will host the 40-singer chorale, performing “Peaceable Kingdom” by Randall Thompson and “Gloria” by Antonio Vivaldi. The concert is free. A dessert reception will follow. For more information, call 541-932-4892.

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