Family Calendar


Published Sep 6, 2013 at 05:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM

TODAY

SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL: Featuring seven stages of music, and workshops; all-Event passes SOLD OUT; $60, $25 youth 5-18, plus fees for Sunday festival pass, free children 5 and younger; downtown Sisters; www.sistersfolkfestival.org.

BASE CAMP STUDIO PAINTING MARATHON: Watch three teams of nine local artists paint on large canvases for 26.2 hours; kids 5K “sprint” event where 124 kids take three minute turns to paint for 3.1 hours; proceeds benefit Base Camp Studio; free; noon, kids event 4 p.m.; Crow’s Feet Commons, 875 N.W. Brooks St., Bend; 503-953-2175 or basecampstudio.org.

SISTERS FARMERS MARKET: 3-6 p.m.; Barclay Park, West Cascade Avenue and Ash Street; www.sistersfarmersmarket.com.

FIRST FRIDAY GALLERY WALK: Event includes art exhibit openings, artist talks, live music, wine and food in downtown Bend and the Old Mill District; free; 5-9 p.m.; throughout Bend.

SCREEN ON THE GREEN: A screening of the 2010 animated film, “Tangled” with pre-show entertainment; bring snacks, chairs and blankets; food donations benefit the Jefferson County Food Bank; free, boxed or canned food donations accepted; 7:30 p.m., 8 p.m. movie; Sahalee Park, Seventh and B streets, Madras; 541-475-3351 or www.jcld.org.

SATURDAY

SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL: Featuring seven stages of music, and workshops; all-Event passes SOLD OUT; $60, $25 youth 5-18, plus fees for Sunday festival pass, free children 5 and younger; downtown Sisters; www.sistersfolkfestival.org.

HIGH DESERT SWAP MEET & CAR SHOW: A car show and sale of automotive collectibles, antiques and more; proceeds benefit local and regional charities; free admission to the public; 7 a.m., vendors at 6:30 a.m.; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, 3800 S.W. Airport Way, Redmond; 541-548-4467 or www.coocc.org/swapmeet.htm.

VFW BREAKFAST: A community breakfast; $8.50; 8-10 a.m.; VFW Hall, 1503 N.E. Fourth St., Bend; 541-389-0775.

PRINEVILLE FARMERS MARKET: Free; 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Prineville City Plaza, 387 N.E. Third St.; 541-447-6217 or prinevillefarmersmarket@gmail.com.

NORTHWEST CROSSING SATURDAY FARMERS MARKET: Free; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; NorthWest Crossing, Mt. Washington and Northwest Crossing drives, Bend; www.nwxevents.com.

THE FALL WOOL GATHERING: Featuring around 50 booths, llama fleece show, demonstrations, food and entertainment; free admission; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Jefferson County Fair Complex, 430 S.W. Fairgrounds Road, Madras; www.fallwoolgathering.com.

YOGIS UNITE!: An outdoor yoga event followed by a potluck picnic; proceeds benefit local charities; on the grass behind the yoga studio at Old Mill; $12, $10 for a special kid’s class; 10 a.m.-noon; Bikram Yoga, 805 S.W. Industrial Way, Bend; 541-389-8599, information@yogisunitebend.com or www.yogisunitebend.com.

BENDFILM FUTURE FILMMAKERS: Screen films made by aspiring filmmakers grades 5-12; free; 2 p.m.; Downtown Bend Public Library, 601 N.W. Wall St.; 541-312-1032 or lizg@deschuteslibrary.org.

TWILIGHT CINEMA: An outdoor screening of “Cool Runnings” (1993); bring low-profile chair or blanket, your own picnic, snacks available; free; 6:30 p.m.; The Village at Sunriver, 57100 Beaver Drive; 541-585-3333 or www.sunriversharc.com.

SUNDAY

SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL: Featuring seven stages of music, and workshops; all-Event passes SOLD OUT; $60, $25 youth 5-18, plus fees for Sunday festival pass, free children 5 and younger; downtown Sisters; www.sistersfolkfestival.org.

THE FALL WOOL GATHERING: Featuring around 50 booths, llama fleece show, demonstrations, food and entertainment; free admission; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Jefferson County Fair Complex, 430 S.W. Fairgrounds Road, Madras; www.fallwoolgathering.com.

ANNUAL GREAT DRAKE PARK DUCK RACE: Event includes live music, food, activity booths and duck races; proceeds from duck sales benefit local charities; free admission, $5 duck race tickets; 11 a.m.; Drake Park, 777 N.W. Riverside Blvd., Bend; www.theduckrace.com.

Monday

No Family event listings.

TUESDAY

MUSEUM OPENING: The Redmond Museum opens with History Day events; exhibits, games, live music, free ice cream, raffles and prizes; free; noon; Redmond Museum, 529 S.W. Seventh St.; 541-316-1777 or redmondmuseum@bendbroadband.com.

REDMOND FARMERS MARKET: Free admission; 3-6 p.m.; Centennial Park, Seventh Street and Evergreen Avenue; 541-550-0066 or redmondfarmersmarket1@hotmail.com.

CAMP FIRE OPEN HOUSE: Learn about this nonprofit youth organization and how it has benefited our community; 4:30-7:30 p.m.; Camp Fire Central Oregon, 62910 O.B. Riley Rd., Ste. 130, Bend; 541-382-4682 or www.campfire.co.org.

“THE HARVEST / LA COSECHA, THE STORY OF THE CHILDREN WHO FEED AMERICA”: A screening of the film about American children who are migrant farm workers; $5 suggested donation; 6:30 p.m., doors open at 6 p.m.; Volcanic Theatre Pub, 70 S.W. Century Drive, Bend; 541-350-6055 or bendorfry@gmail.com.

WEDNESDAY

MILITARY VETERANS AND FIRST RESPONDERS 9/11 COMMEMORATIVE BREAKFAST: Featuring a commemorative guns salute, color guard, Bend Fire Department Pipes and Drums, keynote address by State Representative Gene Whisnant and breakfast; $5, reservation requested; 8 a.m.-10 a.m., doors open at 7:30 a.m.; Elks Lodge, 63120 N.E. Boyd Acres Road, Bend; 541-678-5483.

BEND FARMERS MARKET: Free admission; 3-7 p.m.; Brooks Alley, between Northwest Franklin Avenue and Northwest Brooks Street; 541-408-4998, bendfarmersmarket@gmail.com or www.bendfarmersmarket.com.

THURSDAY

No Family event listings.

FRIDAY

Sept. 13

SISTERS FARMERS MARKET: 3-6 p.m.; Barclay Park, West Cascade Avenue and Ash Street; www.sistersfarmersmarket.com.