Wallowa County Fair, located at fairgrounds in Enterprise. For complete schedule, visit www.co.wallowa.or.us/community_services/county_fair/ or tinyurl.com/qg3ykbk/.
Thursday, Aug. 6
General Dischord in concert, 5:30 p.m., Courthouse Square in Enterprise. Free. Part of Community Concert Series. General Dischord is a small group (9 woodwinds, 1 French horn) made up from within the 234th Army Band, of the Oregon National Guard based in Clackamas.
Friday, Aug. 7
Wallowology presentation: “Will Trout and Salmon be in Hot Water?” 7 p.m. at 508 N. Main, Joseph. Shane Vatland, of Nez Perce Tribe Fisheries, gives this free talk.
Bronze Blues & Brews — Friday Night Jam and Saturday Festival, Joseph City Park. Pre-sold tickets $30 (includes Jam Night), or $35 at the gate. Jam Night, 6 to 10 p.m. Friday (gate opens at 5:30). Festival, gate opens at noon on Saturday, music 12:30 to 10 p.m. More info: bronzebluesbrews.com.
“The Art of Bob Fergison,” exhibit, Friday 4 to 8 p.m., 105 E. Main St., Enterprise. Also Aug. 8 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Organized by Friends of Bob (FOB). Info on viewing after Aug. 8: 206-450-1439.
Saturday, Aug. 8
8th Annual Wallowa County Fly-in, Joseph Airport. Free event starting at 7 a.m. Includes breakfast served from 7 to 10 a.m., priced at $10 for adults (no charge for kids 12 years and under). Classic aircraft on display. Special historical display this year: Women in Aviation. Event hosted by Wallowa County Pilots Association and Chief Joseph Flyers.
2nd Annual Main Street Show & Shine, downtown Enterprise. Car show and associated activities. More info: mainstreetshowandshine.com.
Community Health Weekend with Dr. Hans Diehl, sponsored by Wallowa Memorial Hospital. Free public talks by Dr. Diehl, a leader in the field of Lifestyle Medicine, founder of the CHIP program. Friday, Aug. 14, at Wallowa Memorial Hospital, 6 p.m.: “Health Turn-arounds.” Saturday, Aug. 15, at Enterprise Seventh Day Adventist Church, 10 a.m.: “From Despair to Desinty”; 11 a.m., “Daniels Diet — Burden or Blessing?”; 2 p.m., “Reversing Diabetes with Fork and Knife.” Sunday, Aug. 16, at Enterprise Christian Church, 9:45 a.m.: “Taking Care of the Spiritual Center — Our Brain”; 2 p.m., “Eat More — Weigh Less: Rational and Successful Weight Management.”
Friday, Aug. 14
Summer Arts Classic: a celebration of fine food, chamber music, art and literature. Begins with dinner at 6 p.m. at Stage One in Enterprise; continues with concert at the Odd Fellows Hall. Tickets cost $45 for dinner and concert; $15 for concert only. Available at The Bookloft, Fishtrap, Josephy Center, and at brownpapertickets.com. More info, see: wvmusicalliance.org.
Wednesday, Aug. 19
“63 Amazing Miles,” 6 to 8 p.m. at Wallowa Senior Center. Public gathering to ask questions and offer opinions on “Joseph Branch Recreation Rail with Trail Concept Report.” Report is available online at www.eou.edu/rails-with-trails/ and at city halls, community libraries, county commission office. Info: Terry Edvalson, 541-377-6355.
Thursday, Aug. 20
“63 Amazing Miles,” 6 to 8 p.m. at Joseph Community Center. See Aug. 19 calendar listing.
Saturday, Aug. 22
Maxville Gathering, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Wallowa Band Nez Perce Interpretive Center near Wallowa. Admission: $5 individual; $10 family; $15 group. Live music by Dom Flemons, professional Lumberjack show, mule-drawn tours, kids’ booths, local food, local vendors and more. Info: maxvilleheritage.org.
Lostine All-School Reunion, 10:30 a.m., potluck at noon, Enterprise Community Connection, Lewiston Highway. Bring own drinks. Coffee, plates and utensils furnished. Info: Myrla Clark at 541-432-8003.
Monday, Aug. 24
Poetry reading by Collier Nogues and Alexandra Teague, 7:30 p.m., Fishtrap House in Enterprise. Free. Donations welcome. Nogue will read from her collection, “The Ground I Stand on is Not My Ground,” and Teague will read from her new book of poems, “The Wise and Foolish Builders.”
Friday, Aug. 28
Wallowology presentation: “Nez Perce Fisheries: Steadfast Stewardship & Evolving Management in the Wallowas,” 7 p.m. at 508 N. Main, Joseph. Featuring Jim Harbeck of Nez Perce Tribe Fisheries.
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