The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Email your information to email@example.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.Thursday, Dec. 16
“Next Actor Please”
• 6 p.m. on the Old Gym Stage, Grant Union Junior/Senior High School, 911 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day
Grant Union drama students present their production of the short play by Claudia Haas. Directed by senior drama student Mariah Kerr.
Sunday, Dec. 19
Deck the House 2021
• 6 to 8 p.m., Canyon City
Annual holiday lighting contest sponsored and judged by the Whiskey Gulch Gang. First place wins $500 and a trophy, and second place wins $250. To enter, call or text Jenna at 541-620-1673 with your address. Entries will be accepted until Dec. 18. Be sure to have your lights on the evening of Dec. 19.