Groundbreaking at Pine Nursery — The Bend Park & Recreation District and the Bend Pickleball Club will hold a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday to kick off construction of eight courts at Bend Pine Nursery Park. Festivities begin at 11:30 a.m. A Bend Park and Rec representative will be on hand to give a tour of the area and answer questions about the courts. For more information, go to www.bendpickleballclub.com.

—From wire reports