THURSDAY, MARCH 4Free Nonviolent Communication workshop, 7 to 9 p.m., "The Difference between Expressing Feelings and Making Evaluations," Fishtrap House, 400 E. Grant St., Enterprise.
MARCH 5-7Special Showing of "To Save a Life" at the OK Theatre in Enterprise Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Door prizes. Advance tickets $5 for students, $6 for adults, includes a small soda and popcorn. Tickets available at OK Theatre during regular showtimes except the weekend of March 5-7; The Sports Corral in Joseph; The Blue Banana in Lostine; The Cougar's Den in Wallowa; the Family/Youth Center on Hwy. 82 between Enterprise and Joseph; and Enterprise Christian Church during regular office hours Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 12 noon. Regular admission and concession prices will be charged at the door.
SATURDAY, MARCH 6Blue Mountain Old Time Fiddlers Association Charlie Trump Memorial Fiddler's Show, 6 p.m. at Cloverleaf Hall. Adults $5, members $4, children 12 and younger free. BBQ pork, roasted garlic red potatoes, calico beans, salad and roll from 5 p.m., $6. Breakfast on Sunday at 8 a.m. - sign up for that. For info: Pat Samples 541-432-3195.
SUNDAY, MARCH 7Wallowa County Snowmobile Club Annual Play Day, 10 a.m. at Salt Creek Cabin. Families welcome. 100-yard dash, obstacle course, free barbecue.
MARCH 8-10Maxville Heritage Interpretive Center is auditioning actors for the Living Library re-enactment program, which will perform Saturdays in Wallowa from June 12 through September. Auditions are 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. March 8, 9, and 10 at the O.K. Theatre. For info: Hal Long, director, 541-432-8215 or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
TUESDAY, MARCH 9Joseph High School Thespian All School Carnival, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the school cafeteria. Admission $1, with tickets 50 cents each (most booths cost one ticket).
THURSDAY, MARCH 11Free Nonviolent Communication workshop, 7 to 9 p.m., "Practicing Empathetic Listening," Fishtrap House, 400 E. Grant St., Enterprise.
"Shine for Shriners" Fashion Show, Anna Bird's Senior Project-Fundraiser for Shriners for Children, 6 pm at Joseph High School. Local models, local merchants. Admission: $5 for adults; $3 for students; Kids younger than five get in free.
MARCH 12-13Tamkaliks Rummage and Bake Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; chili, Indian tacos and fry bread served both days at the Wallowa Band Nez Perce Trail Interpretive Center, 209 East 2nd St. in Wallowa.
County-wide Battle of the Books, 6:30 p.m. in the Enterprise School multipurpose room. A donation spud bar will precede the battle, 5:30 to 6:30.
Joseph FFA Alumni Association auction, dinner and dance, 6 p.m. at Joseph Community Center. Music by Cabin Fever. Cost $10, tickets at Sports Corral in Joseph.
SATURDAY, MARCH 13Drumming Workshop with Yasmin (Caroline Edwards), 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Stage One, 117 E Main Street, Enterprise. Four loaner drums available. Any kind of hand drum can be used. Cost $30, sponsored by Bowlby Arts Group. For info: Marya Nowakowski, 541-398-0217.
TUESDAY, MARCH 16Caregivers support group meets at 3 p.m. first and third Tuesdays at conference room of Wallowa Memorial Hospital in Enterprise. For info: Linda Casady, 541 426-4164.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 17Financial Fitness Workshop, free, 2 to 4 p.m., Prairie Creek Center (104 Litch Street) in Enterprise. Second class is March 31. Register by calling WorkSource Oregon, 541-426-4972 or 541-426-3149.
THURSDAY, MARCH 25Free Nonviolent Communication workshop, 7 to 9 p.m., "Role Playing the Four Step Process: Observe, Feel, Need, Request," Fishtrap House, 400 E. Grant St. Enterprise.
MARCH 314th Annual Soroptimist Fashion Show "Soroptimist Idol" 7 p.m. at the OK Theatre. Adults $7, youth $5, children younger than five free, family of four $20.
Financial Fitness Workshop, free, 2 to 4 p.m., Prairie Creek Center (104 Litch Street) in Enterprise. Register by calling WorkSource Oregon, 541-426-4972 or 541-426-3149.
APRIL 6Windpower for Communities workshop, 8:30 to 3 p.m.,Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, The Dalles. Many knowledgeable speakers to help provide a better understanding of wind energy development in Oregon including Don Hollis from USDA Rural Development discussing RD's renewable energy programs. Open to the public, fee: $35.00. A light lunch will be provided. To register: (http://www.nwseed.org/Educational%20Resources/workshops/ORWind_Spring2010.asp)
APRIL 9-11Oregon Spring Thaw 2010 music and dance fetival/conference: workshops, jamming dancing including the Welcome Party, Festival Dance and Farewell Dance. Saturday lunch and Sunday brunch are included in the cost of registration. Meeting places: Riviera Activity Center, 2609 Second Street, Grace Bible Church, 1114 Y Avenue and The Olde Meeting House, 901 M Avenue, La Grande. Homestays are available. Presented by the Northeast Oregon Folklore Society. Cost for the entire weekend, $40 by March 27. For info: springthaw.neofs.us, 541-962-9355, email (email@example.com)