THURSDAY, APRIL 1The Enterprise High School Drama Class (grades 7-12) a two-act comedy, "MacBeth Did It," 7 p.m. today and April 3 in the Enterprise School Multi-purpose Room. $5 for adults and $3 for students. A silent auction is also featured. Tickets at the door.
Irrigation workshop presented by Wallowa Soil & Water Conservation District, 10 a.m. to noon in Toma's Conference Room in Enterprise. State water engineer John Busch and Bob Hand of Nelson Irrigation will speak. For info: Cynthia Warnock, 426-4521, Ext. 5106.
How to apply for government jobs workshop, free, 6 to 8 p.m. at the Federal Building in Baker City, 1550 Dewey Ave. Information on how to search for jobs on the internet through USA JOBS and AVUE Digital Services, how to navigate web sites to apply for jobs, and what employment programs are available locally. For info: Mindy Wood, 541-523-1237.
Hospital Auxiliary Easter Bake Sale, 8 a.m. until goodies are gone, hospital lobby. Gift baskets, gifts, plants and baked goods and Sees Candy.
City of Enterprise Historic Landmarks commission meeting, 6 p.m. at city hall. Discussion of Incentive plan for owners of buildings designated Historic Landmarks, grant applications update, etc.
FRIDAY, APRIL 2Arbor Day on the Lake, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ice Creek Shelter in the day use area a Wallowa Lake State Park. Learn interesting facts about trees and experience it hands on from Melissa Jackman, Oregon Women of Timber. The Park will be giving away seedlings that were donated by Oregon Department of Forestry. For info: Shawn, 541-432-8855.
Annual "We Love Our Kids" dinner auction, hosted by Enterprise Education Foundation, doors open 5:30 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., Cloverleaf Hall. Prime rib dinner tickets, $45/couple, $25 single, elementary school office. To donate auction items, call Cindi, 541 426-2039 or Sandy 541 426-3812.
Joseph Baptist Church "Jesus Film Night," free movie on the big screen 7 p.m., free popcorn, family entertainment, 107 N. Main in Joseph. For titles and info: 541-432-0519.
Good Friday services, 12:15 p.m. at St. Patrick's Episcopal Church, at 3rd and Main in Enterprise. Led by Chester Markley. All welcome.
SATURDAY, APRIL 3Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m. at Joseph City Park, bring your camera and get pictures with the Easter Bunny. Three areas of the park for three age brackets.
Annnual Elks Lodge Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m. at Jensen Fields in Enterprise. Traditional dyed eggs and eggs containing $1 gold coins for youngsters in three age groups - infant to age 3, ages 4 to 7 and ages 8 to 12.
Liberty Grange Easter Egg Hunt, 2 p.m. at the Grange Hall on Liberty Road in rural Joseph.
The Enterprise High School Drama Class (grades 7-12) a two-act comedy, "MacBeth Did It," final showing, 7 p.m. today in the Enterprise School Multi-purpose Room. $5 for adults and $3 for students. A silent auction is also featured. Tickets at the door.
SUNDAY, APRIL 4Community Easter Brunch, 9 to 10:30 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m., Lostine Presbyterian Church, Highway 82 in Lostine. For info: 541-432-3631 or 541-569-2435.
Easter Day Brunch at Joseph Baptist Church, 9:15 a.m. with service at 10:30 a.m. 107 N. Main in Joseph. For info: 541-432-0519.
Joseph United Methodist Church Easter continental breakfast, 9 a.m. Services, 8 a.m. and 11 a.m.
St. Patrick's Episcopal Church Easter service, 9:30 a.m. at 3rd and Main in Enterprise. All welcome.
MONDAY, APRIL 5Missoula Children's Theatre auditions for K-12 production "The Princess and the Pea," Joseph High School cafeteria, 4:30 to 6:30 pm. For info: Laura Skovlin 541-398-0800.
TUESDAY, APRIL 6Wind Power for Communities workshop, 8:30 to 3 p.m., Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, The Dalles. Speakers to help provide a better understanding of wind energy development in Oregon, including Don Hollis, of USDA Rural Development, discussing renewable energy programs. Open to the public, fee: $35; light lunch. To register: (www.nwseed.org/Educational%20Resources/workshops/ORWind_Spring2010.asp).
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 7Wallowa Co. Driver Education Class starts, 6 to 9 p.m., location to be announced. For High School students with valid Oregon driver's permit, $225. For students with driver's license not enrolled in school or over age 18, $410 (payment arrangements are an option). To sign-up or for more info: Angie, 663-6985.
APRIL 8, 10The Wallowa Valley Orchestra annual free Young People's Concert at 9 a.m. at the Wallowa High School Gym. Open to kids and their families from all over Wallowa and Union counties; participation activities for the audience. The orchestra will also play a free concert April 10 at 7 p.m. in the WHS gym.
APRIL 9-11"To Kill a Mockingbird" by MidValley Theatre Co., 7 p.m. April 9 and 10, 2 p.m. April 11, on stage at Providence Academy, Lostine; also April 16 through 18, same times and place; co-sponsored by Fishtrap and the Peace and Justice Network. Call Kate Loftus, 541 569-2302. Admission for the play is $7 general, $6 for seniors and students.
SATURDAY, APRIL 10Gourmet Cooking for College, 4 to 6 p.m., Ruby Peak Naturals in Enterprise. High school seniors learn cooking skills for college in a series of three classes, beginning tonight with "Pasta Dishes to Please a Crowd," presented by chef Lynne Curry. Classes cover everything from knife skills and chopping to sautéing and stir-frying. Participants will learn to make many meals without any recipes or expensive ingredients and will not cook anything they don't like. $35 per class or $95 for all three April 10, 17 and May 1. To register: Jane Harshman, 541-426-4042.
SUNDAY, APRIL 11Little Italy Food Fest fundraiser, between 4 and 7 p.m. at Lear's Restaurant in Enterprise. Proceeds benefit the Fishtrap College program, which provides college level classes to Wallowa County high school students.
TUESDAY, APRIL 13Retail and Service Market Opportunity Study commissioned by the City Enterprise is finished, results will be presented by Stacy Green of Stacy Green Marketing, 5:30 p.m., Stage One on Main Street in Enterprise. For info: Enterprise City Hall, 541-426-4196.
SATURDAY, APRIL 17Drumming Workshop with Yasmin, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Stage One, 117 E. Main, Enterprise. Featuring rhythms of the Middle East. Cost: $30, includes handouts. For info: Marya Nowakowski, 541-398-0217.
Gourmet Cooking for College, 4 to 6 p.m., Ruby Peak Naturals in Enterprise. High school seniors learn cooking skills for college in the second in a series of three classes presented by chef Lynne Curry. Tonight's class "Easy on the Wallet Stovetop Steak and Chicken Suppers." Classes cover everything from knife skills and chopping to sautéing and stir-frying. Participants will learn to make many meals without any recipes or expensive ingredients and will not cook anything they don't like. $35 per class, next class May 1. To register: Jane Harshman, 541-426-4042.
APRIL 23-26Spring Strings in the Wallowas - a Chamber Music Players' Retreat. For info: (http://wvmusicalliance.org/)
SATURDAY, APRIL 24Project Oregon- Earth Day, Minam State Park: 9:30 a.m. sign up; 9:45 a.m. clean up; 'Let's Make Paper activity, 11 a.m.; roasted hot dogs and hamburgers follow. Clean up the campground, paint a recycle bin and Melissa Jackman, Oregon Women of timber will teach recycling with the papermaking activity. Bring a side dish to share. Wear appropriate clothing and shoes. Gloves will be provided. Join us at the Minam State Park campground. For info: Shawn, 541-432-8855.
SATURDAY, MAY 1Gourmet Cooking for College, 4 to 6 p.m., Ruby Peak Naturals in Enterprise. High school seniors learn cooking skills for college in a class presented by chef Lynne Curry. Tonight's class "Extra-Quick Scrambles and Stir Fries." Learn to make many meals without any recipes or expensive ingredients. Cost: $35. To register: Jane Harshman, 541-426-4042.
THURSDAY, MAY 6Food Handler Training Class and card testing by Wallowa County Health Department, 2 p.m., Enterprise Community Connection center. The class is free and lasts approximately two hours. No reservation is necessary. For info: 541 426-4848.
JULY 12-16Fiddle Tunes Workshop at Wallowa School campus; workshops all day in fiddle, mandolin, guitar, and mountain dulcimer. Register online at (http://wvmusicalliance.org/)