The Bend Elks are seeking local families to host players for the 2019 season. The Elks are a summer collegiate baseball team in the West Coast League whose schedule runs from early June until mid-August.

Among other benefits, host families receive two season tickets for each player they host and are invited to barbecue dinners at Vince Genna Stadium following Sunday home games.

For more information about becoming a host family, go online to or call 541-312-9259.

— Bulletin staff report