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. Story Hour and craft project for preschoolers 3-6 years old, 10-11 a.m. on Tuesdays. 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 gmes 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 1
7 a.m. - Ecumenical Association of Grant County, monthly meeting, Outpost Restaurant, John Day.
9 a.m. - Grant County Court meets at the Courthouse in Canyon City.
9 a.m.-Noon - Grant County Genealogical Society, library meeting at the Mt. Vernon City Hall.
12 p.m. - Prairie City Seniors meet for meals at the Strawberry Grange Hall, Prairie City.
12 p.m. - Kiwanis Club, at the Outpost Restaurant, John Day.
12:30 p.m. - TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets for a weigh-in, followed by the meeting at 1 p.m. Seventh-day Adventist Church, John Day. 932-4592, 575-5570, or 1-800-932-8677.
4 p.m. - Humbolt Elementary School Site Council, monthly meeting in the school library. 575-0454.
6 p.m. - Prairie City Athletic Complex Committee, monthly meeting in the Prairie City School cafeteria.
7 p.m. - Grant County High School Rodeo Club, monthly meeting at U.S. Bank, John Day. Call Chris Wenick, 575-1530.
7 p.m. - Boy Scout Troop 898 meets at the John Day Elks Lodge, John Day. Call Galen Hayes, 542-2323.
7:30 p.m. - Let Go Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the St. Elizabeth Catholic Church Parish Hall, John Day. 575-0114.
THURSDAY, OCT. 2
5 a.m. - Grant County Men of Integrity (Promise Keepers), weekly meeting, Outpost Restaurant, John Day.
11 a.m. - Dayville Planning Commission, monthly meeting at City Hall.
4 p.m. - Grant Soil and Water Conservation, monthly meeting at the USDA service center conference room, 721 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day. Call Jason Kehrberg, 575-0135, ext. 105.
6 p.m. - Bingo Night, Mt. Vernon Grange Hall. The games start at 7 p.m. Cost is $5.50 per card for 11 games plus blackout. Blackout is up to $250! Popcorn and coffee are provided.
6:30 p.m. - Seneca Parent-Teacher Association, monthly meeting in 7th and 8th grade classroom. 620-0979 or 575-2488.
6:30 p.m. - Red Cross, monthly meeting. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Potluck at 6. Call Jan, 932-4992.
7 p.m. - Prairie City Volunteer Fire Department, bimonthly meeting at the Fire Hall. 820-4360.
7 p.m. - Prairie City Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary,
monthly meeting at the Fire Hall.
7 p.m. - NA/AA - Freedom in Recovery Group, weekly meeting at Bible Way Church.
FRIDAY, OCT. 3
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Genealogy Library is open at the Mt. Vernon City Hall.
10 a.m. - Long Creek School Site Council, monthly meeting in the school library.
4 p.m. - River Valley Writer's Group, monthly meeting at the South Fork Steakhouse, Dayville. Call Kelly Cooper, 987-2462, or email@example.com.
7 p.m. - Whiskey Gulch Gang, meets weekly to discuss '62 Days and Demolition Derby, Sel's Brewery, Canyon City. 575-0329.
7 p.m. - Oasis Refuge Recovery, a Christ-based, 12-step group, meets at First Christian Church, John Day. 575-2722.
MONDAY, OCT. 6
10 a.m. - Grant County Senior Center, Board of Directors, monthly meeting at the John Day Senior Center, 142 N.E. Dayton St, John Day.
12 p.m. - Grant County Chamber of Commerce, monthly marketing meeting, Outpost Restaurant, John Day.
5 p.m. - Mid-county Cemetery Maintenance District, monthly meeting, conference room at Grant County Courthouse.
5:30 p.m. - Monument Booster Club, monthly meeting in the Monument School library. Call Carol, 934-2532.
5:30 p.m. - Grant County High School Grad Night Committee, GUHS library. Call Sherry Lundbom, 575-2692.
6 p.m. - Mt. Vernon Volunteer Fire Department, weekly meeting. 932-4688.
7 p.m. - Juniper Singers meets in the Grant Union High School music room. Call Peggy Neal, 575-2840.
7 p.m. - Dayville Volunteer Fire Department, meeting at the Fire Hall.
7 p.m. - Prairie City High School Booster Club, monthly meeting in the school library. 820-3314.
7:30 p.m. - New Leaf Garden Club, monthly meeting. Meeting place varies. Call Krista, 575-4333, evenings.
7:30 p.m. - Outlaw Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the Presbyterian Church in Mt. Vernon. 932-4844.
TUESDAY, OCT. 7
12 p.m. - Monument Seniors meal program at the Monument Senior Center.
4 p.m. - Dayville School Site Council, monthly meeting at the school.
5:15 p.m. - Monument School Site Council, monthly meeting in the school science building.
5:30 p.m. - Grant County Commission on Children and Families, monthly meeting at the Department of Human Services, 725 W. Main St, John Day. Public invited. Call 575-3600 48 hours in advance for special accomodations.
6 p.m. - Bingo at the John Day Senior Center, doors open at 6 p.m. and the games start at 6:45.
6 p.m. - Compassionate Women, monthly meeting at the Outpost Restaurant. A support group for women who have lost a loved one. 575-1515.
6:30 p.m. - John Day Swim Team, monthly board meeting at the Outpost Restaurant. Open to the public.
6:30 p.m. - Monument Soil and Water Conservation District, monthly meeting at the Monument Senior Center. Call Julie, 934-2141.
7 p.m. - Canyon Creek Bowhunters, monthly meeting at Winner's Choice, 58000 Industrial Park Rd., John Day. Call Mike, 575-2144 or Andy, 575-2700. Club members may shoot pop-up targets every Tuesday night, 6:30 p.m. at Winner's Choice.
7 p.m. - Venturing Club, Boy Scouts of America program, bimonthly meeting at the Church of the Nazarene youth annex, John Day. Call Greg Armstrong, 575-2765.
7 p.m. - Trinity DDA (Dual Diagnosis Anonymous), weekly meeting at the Assembly of God Church, Prairie City. 820-3377.
Degree of Honor, Margaret E. Lodge 64, monthly meeting time and place varies. 575-2528.