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 hear the live music of Matt Cooper. Music starts at 8pm.
Country Swing Dance Thursday, Feb 14, La Grande
Come down to the Maridell Center every Thursday night for some country swing dancing! Instruction is available. $3 before 8pm and $5 after. For more information, call 541-963-2023.
High School District Wrestling, Feb 15-16, La Grande
La Grande High School will host the District 2 Wrestling Tournament. The event begins at 4pm on Friday. It will continue Saturday at 11am. Event pass is $12 for adults and $8 for students. Concessions will be available. Wrestlers will represent Baker/Powder Valley, Crook County, La Grande, La Pine, Madras, McLoughlin/Weston-McEwen, Ontario, Ridgeview, and Sisters.
College Planning Workshop, Feb 16, La Grande
A free workshop will be held for the parents of college-bound high school students. The workshop will focus on little-known ways of getting money for college no matter how much income you make or how good of a student you have. The class will include such topics as how to double or triple your eligibility for free grant money, the secret to sending your child to a private or state university for less than the cost of a junior college, and the single biggest mistake that 9 out of 10 parents make when planning for college. The free workshop will be held at the Public Library in the Community Room at 9:15am. Call Heather at 541-624-2112 to reserve your seat.