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home : announcements : announcements June 25, 2016


Habitat Home Dedications
Sisters Habitat for Humanity invites the community to two home dedications on Sunday, June 26. The celebration starts at 2 p.m. at the future home of the Garbrecht family, 175 N. Cowboy St., then at the future home of the Lantaler family at 402 N. Desert Rose Lp. For more details call 541-549-1193.

Annual Pancake Breakfast

All are invited to a pancake breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Camp Sherman Community Hall on Sunday, July 3. Funds raised will benefit the historic community hall. Enjoy pancakes, ham, eggs, juice and coffee. The cost for adults is $8; kids ages 5 to 12 are $5; and under age 5 are free! For more information call 541-595-6458.

4th of July 5K at the Airport

The Fly.Drive.Skydive 5K Run/Walk is a fundraiser for the Sisters High School Swim Team and starts on the airport runway at 8 a.m. Monday, July 4. Register at Note: registration closes on Friday, July 1 at 11:59 p.m. For more information call 541-549-0531.

Annual Luncheon on Quilt Show Saturday

Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church offers their 20th annual luncheon on Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Just $10 for a complete lunch (turkey wrap, 2 salads, chips, drinks and pie ala mode). Sit at shaded tables with fabric boutique at 386 N. Fir St. The church is also a water station that day. Questions? Call 541-923-2593.

Seeking Items for Sale

The Three Sisters Lions Club is seeking items for their annual fundraising sale, July 15-17. If you have clean, unbroken, saleable items to donate, you may drop them off Saturdays between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. at 497 W. Hwy. 20 (Hwy. 20 & McKinney Butte, across from Washington Federal). For more info: Kathleen at 541-410-6831 or Deri at 541-419-1279.

Talk with a Bike Expert

At 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 23, all are invited to City Hall when Bicycle Friendly Community Specialist Steve Clark from the League of American Bicyclists presents an overview of community biking trends and discusses areas for improvement. 541-639-5888.

Quilt Week Breakfast

The St. Edward the Martyr Catholic Church Altar Society offer "Early Bird" breakfasts daily during Quilt week, July 4-8, from 6:30 to 9 a.m. at the church, 123 Trinity Way, with a special at $8 and Continental breakfast at $4. It's available to all in the community! Also featured is a raffle (tickets are $1 each or six for $5). For more info call Mary at 541-549-2053.

Rock Around the Clock

Hand jive, hula hoops, and hopscotch! Can you master the pastimes your grandparents enjoyed? Focus on the fun of the '50s at the Sisters Library on Tuesday, June 28 at 1:30 p.m. For more information call 541-312-1072.

Oregon Ho! at the Library

On Tuesday, July 5 at 1:30 p.m., ages 6-11 are invited to the Sisters Library to explore the deserts, valleys, mountains and the ocean of our amazing state. Join a scavenger hunt to see if you know Oregon's facts and lore. For more information call the library at 541-312-1072.

Lego® Block Party

Build! Read! Play! On Saturday, June 25 from 10 a.m. to noon, all ages are invited to the Sisters Library to join other builders and a gazillion Legos! For more information, please call the library at 541-312-1072.

Walk in Camp Sherman

From 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, July 2, Friends of the Metolius invite everyone to learn about the habitat of the Metolius ecosystem, explore early Camp Sherman history, and observe changes to the river to enhance fish habitat in a walk to Allingham Bridge. Meet near the Camp Sherman Bridge fish viewing platform at 10 a.m. Info: Scott, 503-675-7764 or 541-595-6439.

Shakespeare Theater Clinic

Ages 9 to 17 are invited to the Sisters Library on Thursday, June 30 at 1:30 p.m. to get their Shakespeare on! Participants will work on monologues and character voice. Questions? Please call 541-312-1072.

CPR and First Aid Class

The Sisters-Camp Sherman Fire Department will offer the American Heart Association "Heartsaver" First Aid and CPR class on Sunday, July 10 from 9 a.m. to about 4:30 p.m. at the Sisters Fire Hall. Class size is limited to 12, so register early! Go to and select the "CPR" tab, or register at the Sisters Fire Hall. Questions? Call Gail Butler, 541-595-5712.

Women's Cancer Support

Sisters Women's Cancer Support Group will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 23 at Sisters City Hal. Naturopathic Physician Kim Hapke will discuss wellness and the immune system. Info: Jan, 541-549-2015; Marilyn, 541-382-4492; Maggie, 541-815-8131.

Senior Adult Scholarships

Sisters Park & Recreation District has received grant funding for a new senior scholarship program. Any 60+ adult may apply or be referred by a community member, with a simple application. Call Shannon for details at 541-549-2091 or stop by SPRD at 1750 W. McKinney Butte Rd.

Open Computer Lab

Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to noon at the Sisters Library, all are welcome to practice computer skills and get help with specific problems at the library's open computer lab. Questions? Please call the library at 541-312-1072.

The Library Book Club

Read and discuss "The Light Between Oceans" by M.L. Stedman with other thoughtful readers at the Sisters Library on Wednesday, July 27, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Questions? Paige at 541-617-7078 or

Pajama Party for Kids

Through August 9, every Tuesday evening at the Sisters Library at 6:30 p.m. kids from birth to age 5 are invited to evening story time with songs, rhymes, crafts and PJs! Parents or caregivers must attend. For information call 541-312-1072.

FOSL Annual Book Sale

The annual book sale by Friends of the Sisters Library will be held on Quilt Show Saturday, July 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. outside the library. Most books are like-new and offered for $1 or less. Fiction, nonfiction, children's books, DVDs and CDs are available; quilting and special-interest books are competitively priced. Proceeds support programs at the library. For additional information call 541-588- 6077.

Fundraising Yard Sale!

The Three Sisters Lions Club annual fundraising sale will be held July 15-17 at Main Avenue and Pine Street, next to Sisters Car Wash. Hours are Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information call Kathleen at 541-410-6831 or Deri at 541-419-1279.

Family Fun Story Time

Family Fun Story Times for kids birth to 5 take place every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at the Sisters Library. Story times feature interactive songs, rhymes, and crafts; caregivers must attend with the child. For more info call 541-312-1072.

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