The Deschutes River Woods Neighborhood Association is celebrating its 25th anniversary today at Morning Star Christian School gym, 19741 Baker Road, Bend.
The event begins at 11 a.m. with a free barbecue and preparedness fair. Participants can tour a Bend Fire Department ambulance, learn about the American Red Cross and learn how to protect against wildfire and what to do in an evacuation emergency. Deschutes River Woods businesses will also be on hand with samples.
The neighborhood meeting begins at 12:30 p.m. and will feature awards, door prizes, election of a new board of directors and the annual Firewise community education presentation and Q&A. Contact: www.drwna.org.