ONGOING

Grant County Library is open 1-5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday; 10 a.m.-noon and 1-7 p.m. Tuesday; and 7-9 p.m. Thursday. The library is located at 507 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day.

John Day Senior Center is open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Hot lunches served at noon, Mondays and Thursdays at 142 N.E. Dayton St., John Day. Games, cards, pool played after the meals at 1 p.m. Weekly bingo games 6:45 p.m. Tuesdays.

Canyon Mountain Center offers meditation sittings from 5:30 to 6:10 p.m., with simple instruction at 5 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 511 Hillcrest, John Day. 541-932-2725.

Grant County Circle of Friends Drop-in Center, open 9-11 a.m. on Wednesdays - 2nd at the Squeeze-In and the 1st, 3rd and 4th in the Johnnie Titus room. Call 541-987-2485.

Burns-Hines VA Clinic - Services for Grant County veterans. Immunizations, minor surgical procedures, blood pressure and diabetes monitoring, group therapy for combat PTSD, sobriety and other issues. Lab draws on Wednesdays. Nursing staff and therapy Monday through Friday. 541-573-3339.

Shepherd's Closet - Free clothing for all ages at Prairie City Assembly of God. Open 9-11 a.m. every Wednesday; 5-7 p.m. the first Wednesday (dinner provided); 12-3 p.m. the third Wednesday (coffee provided). Call 541-820-3682.

Grant County Genealogical Society Research Center - Open 1-4 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays; and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. (Note new hours; see article below right.) Parsonage building behind Historic Advent Church, West Main Street in John Day. 541-932-4718 or 541-575-2757.

Doodlebugs children's art group - for young children and parents, 10:30 a.m., first and third Fridays, Youth Center, Front Street in Prairie City. Call Lindsay Rausch, 541-820-3358.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16

12 p.m. - Prairie City Seniors meals at the Strawberry Grange Hall, Prairie City.

12 p.m. - Women's Support, by Heart of Grant County, for domestic violence survivors. Free lunch. 541-575-4335.

12:30 p.m. - TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), weigh-in, meeting. Seventh-day Adventist Church, John Day. 541-932-4592, 541-575-5570.

1 p.m. - Grant Cooperative Weed Management Area, Grant Soil and Water Conservation Office. 541-575-1554.

3:30 p.m. - Humbolt Elementary School Site Council, school library. 541-575-0454.

4 p.m. - Grant County Safe Communities Coalition, Outpost Restaurant, John Day. 541-575-3600.

5 p.m. - Cowboy Chapel, 106 N.W. 7th Ave., John Day. 541-620-4255.

5:30 p.m. - Grant County Law Enforcement Review Council, Grant County Courthouse Conference Room.

6 p.m.- Grant County Public Forest Commission, Squeeze-In Restaurant. 541-620-1949.

6 p.m. - Prairie City Community Association, held in the PCCA office in the former Methodist Church, 211 W. Sixth St., Prairie City.

7 p.m. - VFW 3597, 240 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day. 541-932-4113.

7:30 p.m. - Let Go Group of Alcoholics Anonymous, St. Elizabeth Catholic Parish Hall, John Day. 541-575-0114.

THURSDAY, NOV. 17

6:30 a.m. - John Day/Canyon City Park and Rec. Board, Belshaw office.

10 a.m.-2 p.m. - Monument Food Pantry, food distribution, trailer west of the Senior Center. 541-934-9191.

1:30 p.m. - Blue Mountain Hospital Caregivers' Support Group, first-floor classroom at Blue Mountain Hospital, John Day. 541-575-0728, Ext. 248, or 541-820-3341.

5-6:30 p.m. - Free monthly community dinner, Presbyterian Church, Mt. Vernon. 541-932-4386.

6 p.m. - "The Girlfriends" Women's 12-step Recovery, John Day Church of the Nazarene. 541-620-0065.

6 p.m. - John Day Farmers Market Committee, Outpost Restaurant. 541-932-2725.

6:30 p.m. - Friends of the Prairie City Railroad Depot and Museum, hospice building, Prairie City. 541-820-4390.

7 p.m. - Blue Mountain Hospital, Board of Directors, Blue Mountain Hospital classroom, John Day.

7 p.m. - Prairie City Volunteer Fire Department, Fire Hall. 541-820-4360.

7 p.m. - American Legion Unit 77, Alec Gay Hall. Call Art Pereira, 541-575-1841.

FRIDAY, NOV. 18

3-6 p.m. - United Methodist Church, weekly distribution of boxes of food, 126 NW Canton Street, John Day.

7 p.m. - Whiskey Gulch Gang, Sel's Brewery, Canyon City. 541-575-0329.

SATURDAY, NOV. 19

9 a.m.-noon - Old recycling center in Prairie City, accepts glass for crushing.

12 p.m. - Oregon NORML-Eastside Chapter, Long Creek. Community Hall. 541-620-0768.

MONDAY, NOV. 21

10 a.m. - Grant County Senior Site Council, John Day Senior Center, 142 N.E. Dayton St., John Day.

6 p.m. - Grant County Farm Bureau, Outpost Restaurant.

6 p.m. - Mt. Vernon Volunteer Fire Department, 541-932-4688.

7 p.m. - Dayville Volunteer Fire Department, fire hall.

7:30 p.m. - Outlaw Group of Alcoholics Anonymous, Presbyterian Church in Mt. Vernon. 541-932-4844.

TUESDAY, NOV. 22

10-11 a.m. - Story Hour and craft project, for preschoolers 3-6 years old.

12 p.m. - Monument Seniors meal program at the Monument Senior Center.

5:15 p.m. - Grant Education District ESD Board, 835 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day. 541-575-1349.

6 p.m. - Bingo at the John Day Senior Center, games start at 6:45.

6:15 p.m. - John Day-Canyon City Lions Club, Squeeze-In, John Day. 541-575-1497.

7 p.m. - John Day City Council, City Hall.

7 p.m. - Grant County Air Search, Grant County Regional Airport meeting room.

7:15 p.m. - Boy Scout Troop 898, John Day Elks Lodge, John Day. 541-575-2531.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23

9 a.m. - Grant County Court, courthouse, Canyon City.

9 a.m-1 p.m. - Grant County Food Bank Surplus Food Distribution, 530 E. Main St., John Day. Call 541-575-0299.

12 p.m. - Prairie City Seniors meals at the Strawberry Grange Hall, Prairie City.

12 p.m. - Women's Support, by Heart of Grant County, for domestic violence survivors. Free lunch. 541-575-4335.

12:30 p.m. - TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), weigh-in, meeting. Seventh-day Adventist Church, John Day. 541-932-4592, 541-575-5570.

5 p.m. - Cowboy Chapel, 106 N.W. 7th Ave., John Day. 541-620-4255.

6 p.m. - Long Creek Volunteer Fire Department, City Hall.

6 p.m. - Prairie City, City Council/Planning Commission, City Hall.

7 p.m. - Prairie City School Site Council, school library.

7:30 p.m. - Let Go Group of Alcoholics Anonymous, St. Elizabeth Catholic Parish Hall, John Day. 541-575-0114.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.