Archive for February, 2013

Award-winning essayist & poet reads for Ars Poetica Mar. 5

February 25, 2013 No Comments

Danielle Cadena Duelen February 20, 2013 LA GRANDE, Ore. (EOU) - EOU’s Ars Poetica Lecture Series welcomes Danielle Cadena Duelen, reading from her recently published and award-winning works Mar. 5. The free reading starts at 7:30 p.m. in the reference room at Pierce Library on the EOU campus. A book signing will follow. In her first book, […] Information, News

Union County Events

February 23, 2013 No Comments

From the Chamber… EOU Men’s Basketball, Feb 20, La Grande Watch EOU take on the Oregon Institute of Technology in Quinn Coliseum at 7pm. Third Thursday Art Walk and Live Music, Feb 21, La Grande Stroll through downtown businesses and galleries this Thursday to discover local artists and their works. Afterward, stop by Ten Depot […] News

March PubTalk: Beyond Business as Usual

February 23, 2013 No Comments

PubTalk is coming up again on Thursday, March 14! Scott Sandler, Co-Manager of the Oregon Angel Fund, will give a presentation titled “Beyond the Paleo Business Model — It’s more than just making & selling stuff.” This interactive session will offer financial strategies for small businesses with examples drawn from real business stories. Sandler will help business […] Information, News

Oregon Rural Action Hosts AG Policy Teach-ins

February 23, 2013 No Comments

  As the Oregon legislative session ramps up and the federal Farm Bill lingers in Congress there are many current and upcoming food and agriculture policy issues poised to impact producers and eaters.   Oregon Rural Action, a community organization based in La Grande, will be hosting a series of ag policy “teach-ins” in Joseph, […] Information, News

Local Workshop on Season Extension Growing

February 21, 2013 No Comments

Season Extension Using Low Row Cover, a workshop on how to extend the growing season through use of covered garden beds will be offered from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm on March 9th at the Cove FFA School Farm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm on March 10th at the Wallowa Community Garden. Cost for the 4 […] Information

Upcoming Events

February 13, 2013 No Comments

From the Chamber … Irish Session, Feb 14, La Grande Every second Thursday of the month the Northeast Oregon Folklore Society hosts an Irish Session at Bear Mountain Pizza. Stop by at 7pm for some pizza and polka. For more information, call Carla at 541-663-0776. Music at Ten Depot Street, Feb 14, La Grande Come […] History, News

Tax Season Thieves

February 12, 2013 No Comments

DON’T TAKE THE BAIT – AVOID GETTING DUPED BY TAX ‘PHISHING’ SCAMS Tax Tuesday: BBB Warns of Online Impostors Lake Oswego, Ore. – Feb. 12, 2013 – With the tax deadline approaching, fraudsters and phishers are increasingly taking aim at unsuspecting Oregonians. Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington warns filers about one […] Information

Feb 12 Oregon Scenic Bikeway Workshop in La Grande 9-4

February 9, 2013 No Comments

Bicycle Tourism Workshop for Oregon’s Scenic Bikeways   Greetings! Would you like to learn how to capitalize on the growing trend of bicycle tourism? Would you like to learn more about the 134-mile Grande Tour Scenic Bikeway that starts and ends in La Grande? Would you like to learn more about the 9 designated Oregon […] Information, News

Events Upcoming

February 7, 2013 No Comments

From the Chamber… The Nightingale Gallery presents “Quietude”, La Grande, Feb 8 Gallery director, Cory Peeke, curated this exhibition that features six artists whose works communicate a quiet atmosphere. The show runs through March 1, and can be seen during the reception from 6-8pm or during regular gallery hours, Monday-Friday, 11am-4pm. ArtsEast presents “The Whimsical […] Information, News

Huckleberry Funn is Theme of the North Powder Huckleberry Festival

It’s a little early in the season, but ripe huckleberries should be found at the lower elevations of the...

July Events

Jul 8,12,15,19,26,29 La Grande Farmer’s Market Jul 10 Hell’s Canyon Motorcycle Rally Jul 10 Elgin Stampede Jul 11 Crazy...

NEOEDD and Partners Receive Food-Systems Grants

NEOEDD is pleased to announce recent grants that support local food-systems efforts: Statewide Food-System PlanningMeyer Memorial Trust (MMT) awarded...

Summer Events

June 26 La Grande, Weekly BingoWeekly Bingo at the Union County Senior Center, 1504 N. Albany St., is from 1:00...

Beware SideJacking

Lake Oswego, Ore. – June 25, 2014 –Sidejacking is a common term for man-in-the-middle “eavesdropping” attacks that occur through...

Night Fright Haunted House Volunteers

Night Fright Productions and Blue Mountain Actor’s Studio are teaming up this year to find actors for the Night...

Summer Day Camps for Haunted House Actors

The Maridell Center will be hosting summer day-camps geared towards turning the avid Haunted House goer into a terrifying...

Seniors Still Swindled by Scammers

Lake Oswego, Ore. – June 13, 2014 –The stories are heartbreaking. Grandmothers and grandfathers who are abused, neglected and financially...

June Events

From the Chamber… June 11 La Grande Bud Jackson’s Karaoke* Come and join everyone at Bud Jackson’s Sportsman’s Bar...

NEOEDD board meeting

  Northeast Oregon Economic Development District (NEOEDD) is holding a board meeting on Thursday, June 26, 2014, at 1:30...