Central Oregon Pediatric Associates has reopened its facility in east Bend. The facility recently was expanded and remodeled to streamline patient care, increase efficiency of the medical team, save energy and integrate a new electronic health-records system. BLRB Architects in Bend and SunWest Builders in Redmond completed the project. To learn more about COPA, call 541-389-6313 or visit www.copakids.com.
Sunnyside Sports in Bend is celebrating its 40th anniversary from 6 to 9 p.m. today. The party will include a display of Central Oregon cycling and sports memorabilia, sculptures by Chris Cole and music by Wild Rye, Quincy Street and more. Guests are invited to bring gear purchased at Sunnyside for an “oldest, coolest, funkiest" contest. To learn more, visit www.sunnysidesports.com or visit the store at 930 N.W. Newport Ave.
Full Access has received the Alfred P. Sloan Award for Excellence in Workplace Effectiveness and Flexibility. There were 25 recipients of this award, which recognizes employers' flexibility programs and practices. Full Access is a Eugene-based organization with operations in Bend. To learn more, visit www.fullaccess.org.
The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Central Oregon has selected THA Architecture and Kirby Nagelhout Construction Co. for its planned church construction in Bend. The building is planned to be a model of sustainability and community access and is expected to be complete by 2015. The local Unitarian Universalist Fellowship currently meets in the Old Stone Church in Bend. For more information, visit www.uufco.org.
BBT Architects is pleased to announce the completion of Mt. Bachelor ski area's newest building, the Mountain Gateway. The building is located near the West Village Lodge and will temporarily house employee lockers, but will eventually be used for administrative purposes. Final improvements are scheduled for next summer. The Ski and Sport building, also in the West Village, has been renovated and now consolidates season pass, snow sports school, ski rental and lift ticket sales in one location. To learn more about BBT Architects, visit www.bbtarchitects.com. To learn more about Mt. Bachelor, visit www.mtbachelor.com.