REGULAR MEETINGSGrant County Library is open 1 to 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 7 p.m. Tuesday; and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Story Hour and craft project for preschoolers 3 to 6 years old, 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday. The library is located at 507 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day.
Genealogy Library is open from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. every Friday at the Mt. Vernon City Hall.
John Day Senior Center is open 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Hot lunches served 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. Wednesday.
Prairie City Seniors meet for meals at noon Wednesday at the Strawberry Grange Hall, 204 N. McHaley Ave., Prairie City.
Monument Senior Citizens Meal Program is held noon Tuesday at the Monument Senior Center.
Grant County Court, meets every Wednesday at 9 a.m. at Courthouse in Canyon City.
Friends and Family Alcoholics Anonymous support group, meets at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the Nazarene Church in John Day, 575-4212.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS), meets every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. weigh-in followed by 7 p.m. meeting at Seventh-day Adventist Church, John Day, 800-932-8677 or 575-2888 evenings.
Let Go Group of Alcoholics Anonymous, meets every Wednesday , 7:30 p.m. at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church Parish Hall, John Day, 575-0114.
Kiwanis Club, meets every Wednesday at noon at the Outpost Pizza, Pub & Grill, 201 W. Main St., John Day.
Boy Scout Troop 898, meets every Wednesday at 7 p.m. at John Day Elks Lodge, 140 N.E. Dayton St. Call Galen Hayes, 542-2323.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS), meets every Thursday at 8 a.m. at Grace Chapel, 154 E. Williams St., Prairie City, 820-3546.Grant County Men of Integrity (Promise Keepers), meets every Thursday at 5 a.m. at the Outpost Pizza, Pub & Grill, 201 W. Main St., John Day.
Civil Air Patrol, meets every Thursday at 7 p.m. at Grant County Regional Airport, 575-1251.
Narcotics Anonymous, meets every Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Church of the Nazarene, 521 E. Main St., John Day, 932-4844.
Juniper Singers meets every Monday at 7 p.m. in the Grant Union music room. For more information call Peggy Neal, 575-2840.
Dayville Volunteer Fire Department, meets every Monday at 7 p.m. at Fire Hall.
Mt. Vernon Volunteer Fire Department, meets every Monday at 6 p.m., 932-4688. Courageous Al-Anon Family Group, meets every Monday at 7:30 p.m. at Presbyterian Church, 171 E. Main St., Mt. Vernon, 932-4856.
Outlaw Group of Alcoholics Anonymous, meets every Monday at 7:30 p.m. at Presbyterian Church, 171 E. Main St., Mt. Vernon, 932-4844.
Cowboy Church, at 6 p.m. in Keerin's Hall cancelled through December. Info: Pastor Dave Hulick or Lynette at 416-9348.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 14Dayville City Council, monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m. at the City Hall.Long Creek Volunteer Fire Department, bimonthly meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall.
Girl Scout Leaders, monthly meeting, 7 p.m. at 60545 West Highway 26, John Day, 575-1106.
Grant County Art Association, project at 9 a.m. (bring a sack lunch), monthly meeting at 1 p.m. Meeting place varies. 575-0127.
Grant County Food Bank, Surplus Food Program, monthly distribution, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 530 E. Main St., John Day, 575-0127 or 575-0566
La Leche League, monthly meeting for nursing mothers, 7 p.m. at St. Thomas Episcopal Church parish house, South Washington Street, Canyon City, 575-4256.
Grant School District 3 School Board, monthly meeting, 7 p.m. at District 3 office, 401 N. Canyon City Blvd., Canyon City.
Prairie City School District 4, monthly School Board meeting, 7 p.m. in the school library.
THURSDAY, DEC. 15Blue Mountain Hospital, Board of Directors, monthly meeting, 7 p.m. at Blue Mountain Hospital classroom, 170 Ford Road, John Day.
Prairie City Volunteer Fire Department, bimonthly meeting, 7 p.m. at the Fire Hall, 820-4360.
American Legion Unit 77 monthly meeting, 7 p.m. at Alec Gay Hall. Richard Patt, 932-4386.
Blue Mountain Hospital Caregivers' Support Group, support group for caregivers, monthly meeting 1:30 p.m. at the first-floor classroom at Blue Mountain Hospital, 170 Ford Road, John Day. Call Arlene Oliver, 575-0202, SaraJane Moore, 575-0728, extension 248 or Janie Cole, 820-3341.
Civil Air Patrol, regular weekly meeting, 7 p.m. at Grant County Regional Airport, 575-1251.
Friends of the Prairie City Railroad Depot and Museum, monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Grant County Hospice building on Front Street, Prairie City, 820-4390.
Rising Stars Toastmasters bi-weekly meeting. 6:15 a.m. at the Straight Street Coffee House, 139 N.E. Dayton St., John Day, 575-5541 or 575-3145.
SUNDAY, DEC.18Grant County Shooting Sports, monthly meeting and Seneca Cup Shoot, 10 a.m. at the Seneca Public Shooting Range. Mark Bagett, 820-3514 or Carroll Walton, 820-4624.
MONDAY, DEC. 19Grant County Senior Site Council, monthly meeting, 10 a.m. at the John Day Senior Center, 142 N.E. Dayton St.
TUESDAY, DEC. 20Canyon City City Council, monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m. at City Hall.
Prairie City Planning Commission, bimonthly meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall.
Prairie City Rural Fire Board, monthly meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall. Handicap accessible.
Child Care Resource and Referral, child care overview 6:30-8:30 p.m. at TEC, 118 S. Washington St., Canyon City. This service is available for people wishing to become registered day care providers. To register for training, call JoLyn Stearns, 575-0210.
Grant County Bird Club, 6:30 p.m. potluck, monthly meeting follows. Meeting place varies. Tom Hunt, 575-1598.
Grant County Genealogical Society, luncheon with special history speaker, noon at the Outpost, Pizza, Pub & Grill, 201 W. Main St., John Day, 575-2757.
Oregon Hunters Association, monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m. at the Outpost Pizza, Pub & Grill, 201 W. Main St., John Day. Jean Sagert, 575-1007.
Venturing Club, Boy Scouts of America program, bimonthly meeting at the Church of the Nazarene youth annex, 521 E. Main St., John Day, 7 p.m. Greg Armstrong, 575-2765.
Veterans of Foreign Wars, monthly meetings, 2 p.m. at the Squeeze-In Restaurant. Drew Harmer, 575-0823.
Seneca School Site Council, monthly meeting, 3 p.m. in the school library.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 21Grant County Law Enforcement Review Council, monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m. at Grant County Courthouse conference room.
Greater Prairie City Community Association, monthly meeting, 6 p.m. at the Hospice building, Prairie City, Melanie DeJong, 820-4369.
Humbolt Elementary School Site Council, monthly meeting, 3:30 p.m. in the school library, 329 N. Humbolt St., Canyon City, 575-0454.