Wednesday, April 10

Tea Stories, 3 p.m., Josephy Center. Bring your favorite teacup and hear stories about tea, teacups and the tradition of British “high tea.” Tea provided by Red Horse Coffee; sweets provided by The Write People, a local writers group.

Joseph Kindergarten Round-Up, 6-7 p.m., Joseph Charter School. Parents invited to bring children to meet teacher Alyse Shetler. Bring immunization records, social security number and a copy of birth certificate to register. For info: 541-432-7311.

Thursday, April 11

“Assertiveness and Choices,” Part 3 in the Conscious Discipline class series, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Prairie Creek Center. Free and open to the public. “Positive Intent and Empathy in Guiding Young Children,” Part 4 in the series, is scheduled April 18. For info and to register: 541-426-3149 Ext. 364 or 1-800-956-0324 Ext. 7.

Friday, April 12

Annual “We Love Our Kids” dinner and auction by Enterprise Education Foundation, 5:30 p.m. doors open, 6 p.m. dinner, Cloverleaf Hall, Enterprise. Advanced tickets advised (almost sold out), $25 single, $45 couple, at Enterprise Elementary School office, 541-426-3812.

April 12-13

Annual Tamkaliks Rummage and Bake Sale, Wallowa Band Nez Perce Interpretive Center (across from post office), Wallowa; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Chili, Indian tacos, fry bread and pie by the slice. Proceeds go to Tamkaliks scholarship fund.

Saturday, April 13

Performances starring local children in “The Secret Garden” by Missoula Children’s Theatre, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., Joseph Charter School (changed from OK Theater.)

Safe Harbors Chili Feed and Bingo fundraiser, 6 p.m. chili, 7 p.m. bingo. To volunteer, donate items or for more info: 541-426-4004.

Tunesmith Night, 7 p.m., Lear’s Main Street Grill, Enterprise, hosted by Wallowa Valley Music Alliance. Admission $8 at door. For info: 541-426-3390 or

Sunday, April 14

Wallowa Valley Chorale Concert, 3-5 p.m., Enterprise school gymnasium. Thirty-voice chorale will perform selections from oratorio “Elijah” by Felix Mendelssohn; conducted by Randy Morgan, Claudia Boswell and Iva Lindsey, and accompanied by Gail Swart and Dean Mason. Admission by donation.

Monday, April 15

Public meeting on weeds in county, 6 p.m., Cloverleaf Hall, Enterprise, co-hosted by Wallowa County Board of Commissioners and Wallowa County Weed Board. For info: Allen Schnetzky, 541-426-3332.

Tuesday, April 16

Joseph FFA Alumni Drive-By Dinner, 5-7 p.m., Joseph Charter School cafeteria. Pork loin dinner, $8, eat on site or drive by and pick up. Get tickets from Joseph FFA members or call Karen Rinehart, 541-432-0770.

Wednesday, April 17

American Red Cross Blood Drive, noon to 6 p.m., Cloverleaf Hall. To schedule appointments or for more info: Cindi Aschenbrenner, 541-426-2039, or Julie Todd, 541-263-0101.

Thursday, April 18

Fishtrap Spring Lecture Series: “100 Years Later: Abigail Scott Duniway – Writer, Businesswoman and Leader in Women’s Right to Vote Management,” by Judy Allen, 7 p.m., Fishtrap Coffin House, 400 E. Grant St., Enterprise; free and open to public. For info: or 541-426-3623.

“Live and Up Front” artist profile, 7 p.m., Josephy Center for Arts and Culture, Joseph; featuring presenter Wallowa County photographer Emily Jones. She will show photos from mountain peaks and wilderness area, as well as equipment and skills needed for winter travel in the Wallowas. Admission by donation.

Saturday, April 20

Wallowa Valley Youth Arts Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Joseph Community Center; artists reception, 2-4 p.m. For info: Leah Johnson, 541-432-9050.

Old-Time Community Dance (Squares, Circles, Reels, Contras, Waltzes), 7-10:30 p.m. South Fork Grange Hall, Main Street, Lostine. Live String Band and Caller. Beginners welcome. For info: Laura Skovlin, 541-398-0800.

April 20-21

Arts and Antiques Roadshow, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., valuation of local art and antiques by certified appraisers, Josephy Center for Arts and Culture. Make an appointment, $6 per item. 541-432-0505.

April 25-28

2nd annual Ruby Peaks Film Festival, Enterprise. Produce (write, shoot, edit) film in 48 hours. Meet Thursday, April 25, 6 p.m. at Lear’s Grill, Enterprise, with team and receive team assignments. Films shown at OK Theatre, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 28. Free admission. Prizes awarded. For more info: contact Deb, 541-263-1064, or email

Saturday, April 27

Chief Joseph Days court riding tryouts, 11 a.m. Harley Tucker Memorial Arena, Joseph; and Coronation Dinner and Dance, 6 p.m. starts with social hour, 7 p.m. dinner, Joseph Community Center.

Tuesday, April 30

Wallowa County Vitality Summit, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Cloverleaf Hall, Enterprise. Register by April 15 with Wallowa County Chamber, 541-426-4622 or

Wednesday, May 1

City of Joseph Clean-up Day. For info: city hall, 541-432-3832.

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