City, county, state and federal offices will be closed Thursday for the Christmas holiday, and U.S. Forest Service offices will be closed Thursday as well as Friday.
Post offices will be closed Thursday, and some will close early today.
The Deschutes County public libraries will be closed today and Thursday. The Crook County Library will close at 4 p.m. today and will be closed all day Thursday. The Jefferson County Library will close at 2 p.m. today and will be closed all day Thursday.
Many grocery stores are closing early today, and most will be closed Thursday. The Safeway at 320 S.W. Century Drive in Bend will be open on Christmas Day. Fred Meyer stores in Bend and Redmond will be closed. Albertsons Supermarket at 1800 N.E. Third St. in Bend will be open until 5 p.m. Thursday.
Most Central Oregon liquor stores will be closed Thursday; however, the Sunriver Liquor Store in the Sunriver Village Mall will be open.
Bend Garbage and Recycling will move its Thursday and Friday pickups back one day — to Friday and Saturday — while Crooked River Sanitary customers who usually have pickup on Thursday will instead have pickup today.