Sherman County eNews #193

CONTENT

  1. Sherman County 4-H Horse Club News Report

  2. Sherman 4-H Junior Master Recyclers Day Camp Cancelled

  3. Gilliam County Museum Complex in Condon

  4. Afternoon of Dance and an Evening of Stargazing at Maryhill on July 15

  5. Oregon Heritage Bulletins

  6. Oregon Connections Telecommunications Conference, Oct. 19-20

  7. Sherman County Senior & Community Center July Meal Menu

  8. Links: Things to Think About & Things to Do


1. Sherman County 4-H Horse Club News Report

4-H clover1The horse 4-H club met on June 8, 2017 at 3:30pm at the Extension Office.  Attending were President Mercedez, Vice President Jared, Secretary Bailey, Courtney, Gabe and Lindsey.  Pledges led by Lindsey.  We talked about vaccinations and having your horse shod.  What activities should we do?  Camping trips.  Elected officers (see above).  Our next meeting will be Monday June 19 at 6pm.  Meeting adjourned at 4:32pm.  Signed Bailey Coelsch, News Reporter. 


2. Sherman 4-H Junior Master Recyclers Day Camp Cancelled

Please note that the 4-H Junior Master Recyclers day camp, to be held July 5-7 at the Extension Office, has been cancelled.  Talese Slay and Cindy Brown will consider starting up a club in the fall/winter at the school.

Cindy Brown | Educator, 4-H Youth Development & Healthy Living OSU Extension Service – Sherman County P: 541-565-3230 | C: 541-993-5291

Cindy.Brown@oregonstate.edu

extension.oregonstate.edu/Sherman


3. Gilliam County Museum Complex in Condon

The Gilliam County Museum Complex is open Wednesday through Sunday, 1 to 5 o’clock, just off Highway 19 adjacent to Burns Park. Admission is by donation. Contact 541-384-4233. Follow on Facebook, Gilliam County Historical Museum-Home/facebook.


4. Afternoon of Dance & an Evening of Stargazing at Maryhill on July 15

starsDaytime and evening events on July 15 will bring the grounds of Maryhill Museum of Art to life.  Visitors can learn about modern dance pioneer and Sam Hill’s close friend Loie Fuller during an afternoon program titled Loïe Fuller in the Garden. The event, which takes place from 1 to 6 p.m., includes lectures, performances and hands-on activities for children.

As evening draws near, visitors are invited to stay and watch the stars twinkle overhead during “Starry Night at the Museum,” a campout and stargazing experience on the museum grounds. There is a charge for those who wish to camp and reservations must be made in advance; visitors who wish to stargaze without camping are welcome free of charge. Further details can be found in the schedule below

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS – JULY 15

Saturday, July 15, 2017 | 1 to 6 p.m.
Loïe Fuller in the Garden

Join us for a celebration of modern dance pioneer Loïe Fuller and her influential legacy at Maryhill Museum of Art. Enjoy lectures and performances as well as special hands-on activities and dance for children. The program is organized by Gonzaga University Professor Suzanne Ostersmith, MFA, and her students, and sponsored by Judy Carlson Kelley. 

Hands-On Children’s Activities | 1 to 2:30 p.m., 3 to 4:30 p.m. & 5:30 to 6:45 p.m.
Gonzaga dance students will lead children in creative dance with scarves, coloring images of Loïe Fuller and decorating crowns. Children can also become a living Rodin sculpture along a specially created “dance path.”

Sun-viewing | 2 p.m. onwards
Friends of Goldendale Observatory will be here with special telescopes that allow you to view the sun directly. Takes place outside.

Lecture: Loie Fuller: Influential Star – Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow | 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.  Join us for a 20-minute presentation followed by a Q & A with Gonzaga University Professor Suzanne Ostersmith, who will talk about Loïe’s work and how it informed her own recent contemporary work with students at Gonzaga. Takes place in the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust Education Center.

Dance Performance | 4:45 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Students from Gonzaga University perform a short dance work choreographed by Suzanne Ostersmith and inspired by Loïe Fuller. Takes place outside.

Saturday, July 15, 2017 | 5 p.m. onwards
Starry Night at the Museum

Join us at Maryhill for a magical overnight campout and stargazing experience in one of the most majestic settings imaginable. Volunteers from Rose City Astronomers will provide telescopes to give visitors awe-inspiring views of the summer night sky. Catch glimpses of the Milky Way, the Andromeda Galaxy, Sagittarius, and even some meteors if we are lucky! Troy Carpenter from the Goldendale Observatory will inspire and inform our special views. Don’t miss this fantastic, family-friendly event!

Cost for Tent or RV Campsite: $50 museum members | $60 non-members. Includes campsite in the gardens at Maryhill, and one (1) free admission to the museum for each member in your party. Tent and RV sites accommodate one tent or RV. Campers provide their own tents and camping gear. No cooking or fires permitted. There are no RV (electrical) hook-ups or showers. Deadline to register for tent or RV site is July 11. 

Visitors who wish to stargaze without camping, are welcome. Stargazing only is FREE on the grounds of the museum.

Register online at www.maryhillmuseum.org/starrynight or register by phone at 509.773.3733 ext. 25.


5. Oregon Heritage Bulletins

wheel.wagon1Heritage Bulletins provide technical information and tips on topics of interest to organizations and individuals involved in heritage. The first list is a complete listing of Heritage Bulletins, followed by groups of Bulletins by topic: Historic Cemeteries, Historic Places, Organizational Support & Collections. Visit http://www.oregon.gov/oprd/HCD/Pages/Bulletins.aspx 


6. Oregon Connections Telecommunications Conference, Oct. 19-20

Oregon Connections: Networks of the Future

October 19-20, 2017

Hood River Inn

Keynote Speaker: Futurist, Steve Brown

Early Bird Registration is $65 & ends September 8.

http://www.oregonconnections.info


7. Sherman County Senior & Community Center July Meal Menu

We serve lunch at 12:00 noon sharp.  First come, first served

If you have a group of 2 or more, please let the Kitchen staff know at #565-3191, the day before to ensure that we make enough food to serve!

MEAL PRICING: Under 60 Yrs. $7.00 ~ 60 Yrs. & UP $4.00 suggested donation!

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
3 4 5 6 7
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4TH OF JULY!

Oven Fried Chicken BLT Sandwich Sloppy Joes on a Bun
Mashed Potatoes/Gravy Tater Tots & Veggies Potato  Wedges & Veggies
Veggies, Salad & Dessert Salad & Fruit Salad & Dessert
10 11 12 13 14
Taco Bar w/Ground Beef Chicken Ranch Wrap Spaghetti w/Meat Sauce Philly Beef Sub Chicken Oriental
Veggies Tater Tots & Veggies Garlic Bread Potato Wedges & Veggies Rice Pilaf & Veggies
Salad & Dessert Salad & Fruit Veggies, Salad & Dessert Salad & Fruit Salad & Ice Cream
17 18 19 20 21
Hot Ham/Cheese on Bun Beef & Bean Burrito Hamburger gravy over Quiche Lorraine Pizza loaded w/Meat
Oven Fries & Veggies Tortilla Chips Mashed Potatoes Muffins Veggies
Green Salad & Dessert Veggies, Salad & Fruit Veggies, Salad & Dessert Salad & Fruit Salad & Dessert
24 25 26 27 28
Cheeseburgers Chicken Strips Meatloaf Egg Salad or Tuna Salad Ham Fried Rice
Oven Fries & Veggies Tater Tots & Veggies Mashed Potatoes/Gravy Sandwich Egg Rolls
Salad & Dessert Salad & Fruit Veggies, Salad & Dessert Veggies, Salad & Fruit Veggies, Salad, Ice Cream
31 MENU SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO AVAILABILITY — ATTENTION:  For those who have food allergies, be aware that a large variety of food is prepared in the kitchen.  Therefore, meals may be prepared with ingredients and food service equipment may come in contact with ingredients to which you may have an allergic reaction, such as nuts.
Clam Chowder
Cottage Cheese & Rolls
Veggies, Salad & Dessert

8. Links: Things to Think About & Things to Do 

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The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

Who We Are As a People—The Syrian Refugee Question

 

US sets up court in Oregon forest for major gathering

Dozens of Oregon children still staying in hotels while awaiting foster care

Oregon Electric Byways

Vocational Ed, Reborn

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