The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call Cheryl at the Eagle, 541-575-0710.

Thursday, Jan. 13

Grant County Stockgrowers meeting

 • 6:30 p.m., Keerins Hall

 There will be a guest speaker. Call Sharon Livingston, 541-421-5276 for more information.

Saturday, Jan. 15

American Legion to meet

 • 12:30 p.m., Valley View Assisted Living

 All members are urged to attend the meeting of the Ellis Tracy Unit of the American Legion. Valley View Assisted Living is located at 112 NW Valley View Dr., John Day.

Pancake feed at the grange

 • 5-7 p.m., Mt. Vernon Grange

 Sourdough and regular pancakes, ham, scrambled eggs, coffee and punch will be on the menu for the annual pancake feed. The cost is $5 for adults, $3 for children 6-12 and children under 6 free. Up River Country Band will provide music and there will be a cakewalk. Call 541-575-1007.

Monday, Jan. 17

Martin Luther King Jr. remembrance

 • 5 p.m., Grant County Chamber of Commerce office, 301 W. Main St., John Day

 The Grant County Human Rights Coalition will hold a candlelight remembrance in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Everyone is welcome. Cookies and cocoa will be served.

Tuesday, Jan. 18

Genealogical Society luncheon

 • Noon, Outpost Restaurant

 Featured guest will be Eva Harris, speaking on her late husband, Dr. H. Lee Harris. Call Jeannette Harrison at 541-932-4718 for information.

Wednesday, Jan. 19

Democratic meeting

 • 6:30 p.m., 468 NW Charolais Heights, John Day

 This is the monthly meeting for the Grant County Democratic Central Committee. Call 541-575-0898 for information.

Sunday, Jan. 23

Grant County Farm Bureau annual meeting

 • 3 p.m., Outpost Restaurant

 Speakers will include Barry Bushue, Oregon Farm Bureau president and American Farm Bureau vice-president.

Wednesday, Jan. 26

Forestry presentation

 • 6-8:30 p.m., Grant County Regional Airport

 Robert Parker, OSU Extension forester from Baker City, will offer a presentation, “Successful Woodland Owner Cooperatives: The Austrian Example.” Parker traveled to Hungary, Austria and Slovenia last year and learned how closely the forestry, social and economic concerns there parallel those in our area. The meeting will also review the Austrian Biomassehoffs or Biomass Trading Centers phenomenon, with discussion on whether that model could be applied here.

 The airport meeting room is located at 720 Airport Rd., John Day. Call 541-523-6418 for more information.

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