THURSDAY, MARCH 11Free Nonviolent Communication workshop, 7 to 9 p.m., "Practicing Empathetic Listening," Fishtrap House, 400 E. Grant St., Enterprise. The group is also planning a 13-week study group to examine and practice the principles of NVC. If you are interested in attending, please contact Glenn Franz at 541/432-4036 or email him at (firstname.lastname@example.org).
"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.
FRIDAY, MARCH 12Countywide 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. p.m.
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.
The Lone Pine Tree Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution meets at noon at the Sunridge Inn in Baker City. For info: 541-523-5646 or 541-963-3388.
Joseph Baptist Church 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.
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.
SATURDAY, MARCH 13Elk Foundation banquet, 5 p.m. at Cloverleaf Hall. Wallowa Mountain Chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Big Game Banquet. For tickets and info: Terri Bronson, 541-398-0073.
Drumming 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. Event is sponsored by Bowlby Arts Group. For info: Marya Nowakowski, 541-398-0217.
Tunesmith Night 7 p.m. at Lear's Main Street Pub & Grill in Enterprise; Brent Smith from La Grande, Carolyn Lochert backed by bassist Rich Shirley and guitarist Janis Carper, and KC Kunkle. Reservations for dinner, 541-426-3300. $7 admission goes to musicians. For info: (http://wvmusicalliance.org/)
Grand Opening Celebration of Live Out Loud, a new boutique on Main Street, Enterprise.
Northeast Oregon Economic Development District (NEOEDD) public meeting on community endowment idea, 9 a.m. For info: 541-426-3598 or email Annie Thompson at (email@example.com).
MONDAY, MARCH 15Wallowa County Democratic Party monthly meeting 7 p.m. at Stage One in Enterprise. Joseph resident Dennis Ducey will discuss his successful landmark lawsuit against the state of California for injuries sustained by his wife on a hazardous section of California highway. Public welcome, refreshments provided. For info: John McColgan, 541-432-0490.
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.
The Friends of the Wallowa County Museum will show video interviews of Neighbors of the North End of Wallowa County, 7 p.m., on the big screen at the Family Youth Center on Highway 82 between Enterprise and Joseph. Popcorn and refreshments available.
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.
SATURDAY, MARCH 20Wallowa County Fair Board's 4th Annual St. Patrick's Day Casino Night, 5 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. at Cloverleaf Hall. Music by Brady Goss, door prizes, auction items, bingo and other gaming, best dressed Irishman contest. Dinner is corned beef, barbecue beef also available, $10. Tickets at fair office, Thomspon Auto Supply and the door.
Old-Time Community Dance; Squares, Circles, Reels, Contras, Waltzes, 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the Enterprise Odd Fellows Hall. Live string band and special guest caller, Larry Smith from La Grande. All dances taught, beginner's welcome. Admission $3 or $5 per couple, under age 12 are free. Please bring a snack to share. For info: 541-426-8000.
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.
The group is also planning a 13-week study group to examine and practice the principles of NVC. If you are interested in joining this group or any other than is organized, please contact Glenn Franz at 541/432-4036 or email him at (firstname.lastname@example.org).
FRIDAY, MARCH 26Joseph Baptist Church 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.