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.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 5 12 p.m. – Prairie City Seniors meals at the Strawberry Grange Hall, Prairie City.

 

 12 p.m. – Women’s Support Group, offered by Heart of Grant County for survivors of domestic violence. Free lunch included. 541-575-4335.

 12:30 p.m. – TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), weigh-in and meeting. Seventh-day Adventist Church, John Day. 541-932-4592, 541-575-5570, or 1-800-932-8677.

 4 p.m. – Humbolt Elementary School Site Council,  school library. 541-575-0454.

 4-5 p.m. – Grant County Children’s Choir, for grades 3-8, rehearsal at the United Methodist Church, John Day. Call 541-575-1876, or 541-620-0989.

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

 6 p.m. – Grant County Wilderness Riders, Outpost Restaurant. Call 541-932-4918 or 541-820-3518.

 7 p.m. – Grant County High School Rodeo Club, U.S. Bank, John Day. Call Chris Wenick, 541-575-1530.

 7 a.m. – Ecumenical Association of Grant County, Outpost Restaurant, John Day.

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

THURSDAY, JAN. 6 5 a.m. – Grant County Men of Integrity (Promise Keepers), Outpost Restaurant, John Day.

 

 11 a.m. – Dayville Planning Commission, City Hall.

 4 p.m. – Grant Soil and Water Conservation, USDA service center conference room, 721 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day. Call Jason Kehrberg, 541-575-0135, ext. 105.

 5:30 p.m. – Grant County Library Advisory Board,  library, 507 S. Canyon Blvd.

 6:30 p.m. – Juniper Arts Council, United Methodist Church, John Day. Louise Kienzle, 541-575-1876.

 6:30 p.m. – Seneca Parent-Teacher Association, 7th and 8th grade classroom. 541-620-0979 or 541-575-2488.

 6:30 p.m. – Red Cross, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Potluck at 6. Joan Bowling, 541-575-1248.

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

 7 p.m. – Prairie City Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary, Fire Hall.

FRIDAY, JAN. 7 10 a.m. – Long Creek School Site Council, school library.

 

 1-2 p.m. – Children’s Bible Hour, for ages 2-5, at Valley View Assisted Living Facility, John Day. Bible story, snack, songs, games, crafts. Call 541-932-4204.

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

 4 p.m. – River Valley Writer’s Group. Call for location: Kelly Cooper, 541-987-2462, or Eloise Boren, 541-987-2138.

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

SATURDAY, JAN. 8 10 a.m. – Sewing Circle and Potluck, Quilts and Beyond, 114 Front Street in Prairie City. Sewing for Mercy in Action and any local needs. Call 541-820-4777.

 

MONDAY, JAN. 10 1 p.m. – Grant County Christian Homeschoolers, John Day Church of the Nazarene. Call 541-620-2763.

 

 5 p.m. – Grant County Regional Airport Commission, airport terminal building.

 5:30 p.m. – Grant County Fair Board, Keerins Hall at the fairgrounds. Call 541-575-1900.

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

 6:30 p.m. – Grant Union High School Grad Night Committee, GUHS library. Call Brenda Mosier, 541-429-0551 or Carla Averett, 541-620-1480.

 7 p.m. – John Day Volunteer Fire Department, fire station. Call 541-620-4037.

 7 p.m. – Juniper Singers, Grant Union High School music room. Call Peggy Neal, 541-575-2840.

 7 p.m. – Grant County Kruzers, Outpost Restaurant. Call Vernon Beard, 541-932-4214.

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

TUESDAY, JAN. 11 8 a.m. – Talents and Treasures, public works building in Prairie City. Call Joy Waterhouse, 541-820-3325 or Wanda Winegar, 541-820-3675.

 

 10 a.m. – Hospital Auxiliary, hospital conference room.   10-11 a.m. – Story Hour and craft project, for preschoolers 3-6 years old, at the Grant County Library. 

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

 12 p.m. – Grant County Chamber of Commerce Board, public membership meeting, at the Outpost Restaurant. All are encouraged to attend. Call 541-575-0547.

 1:30 p.m. – Lifespan Respite Committee, 725 W. Main St., John Day. 541-575-1466.

 1:30 p.m. – Long Creek Home Extension, Long Creek Community Church annex.

 6 p.m. – Grant County Sheriff’s Posse, Outpost Restaurant, John Day. 541-575-1131.

 6 p.m. – Seneca City Council, City Hall.

 6 p.m. – Prairie City Athletic Complex Committee, Prairie City School cafeteria.

 6 p.m. – Bingo at the John Day Senior Center, doors open at 6 p.m. and the games start at 6:45.

 6-7:30 p.m. – New Life Center Youth Night, free food, games and a series, “H20.” All teens ages 12-17 are welcome. Call 541-575-0209.

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

 6:30 p.m. – Mt. Vernon City Council, City Hall.

 6:30 p.m. – Oregon CURE Support Group, Presbyterian Church in Mt. Vernon. For adult family members and friends of the incarcerated. Call Julie, 541-932-4446.

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

 7 p.m. – Monument City Council, City Hall.

 7 p.m. – Long Creek School Board, school library.

 7 p.m. – Dayville School District 16 School Board,  school office.

 7:15 p.m. – Boy Scout Troop 898, John Day Elks Lodge, John Day. Call Teri Corning-Sevey at 541-575-2531.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 12 9 a.m. – Grant County Court, courthouse, Canyon City.

 

 9 a.m. – Grant County Art Association, project at 9 a.m. (bring a sack lunch), meeting at 1 p.m. Call 541-987-2138 for location.

 9 a.m.-Noon – Grant County Genealogical Society Library, open to the public, Mt. Vernon City Hall.

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

 12 p.m. – Women’s Support Group, offered by Heart of Grant County for survivors of domestic violence. Free lunch included. 541-575-4335.

 12:30 p.m. – TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), weigh-in and meeting. Seventh-day Adventist Church, John Day. 541-932-4592, 541-575-5570, or 1-800-932-8677.

 4-5 p.m. – Grant County Children’s Choir, for grades 3-8, rehearsal at the United Methodist Church, John Day. Call 541-575-1876, or 541-620-0989.

 5:30 p.m. – Friends of Kam Wah Chung & Co. Museum, Kam Wah Chung Interpretive Center,  NW Canton St., John Day. 541-575-2800.

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

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

 7 p.m. – Dayville City Council, City Hall.

 7 p.m. – Girl Scout Leaders, 60545 West Highway 26, John Day. 541-575-1106.

 7 p.m. – Grant School District 3 School Board, District 3 office, 401 N. Canyon City Blvd., Canyon City.

 7 p.m. – Prairie City School District 4 Board, school library.

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

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