Wednesday, June 24
Educational presentation on dog grooming, 7 p.m. at Wallowa County Humane Society Information Center, 104 N. River St., Enterprise. Cindy Neal, from The Spiffy Dog in Lostine, will talk on how to keep your dog looking good between professional groomings, and on other topics, and provide hands-on demonstrations. Suggested donation: $5. Part of WC Humane Soc. Public Education Series.
Thursday, June 25
Second Annual Josephy Lecture, 7 p.m. at the Josephy Center in Joseph. Admission by donation ($5 suggested). Lecturer Jaime A. Pinkham will speak on the Nez Perce Tribe and the environment. More info: 541-432-0505.
Friday, June 26
11th annual Watershed Festival, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wallowa County Fairgrounds. Outdoor summer fun and information provided by over 25 organizations. Family activities include soil painting, birdhouse building, and flower dissecting. Scavenger hunt for kids. Music provided by Wallowa Valley Music Alliance. More info: wallowaresources.org.
Saturday, June 27
Amy Hafer Race for Cancer Awareness, 9 a.m. start, 8 a.m. registration at Wallowa Memorial Hospital in Enterprise. One-mile walk, 5K walk/run, 10K run. Adult entry fee is $30 with T-shirt, $20 race only; under age 13, $20 with T-shirt, $10 race only.
Tuesday, June 30
Ready-to_Learn program, 2-3 p.m. at Wallowa Public Library, for ages newborn to 7 years. Reading program started June 23, runs every Tuesday from 2 to 3 p.m. Info: Debbie Lind, 541-886-4265.
Lostine Flea Market, downtown Lostine.
Friday, July 3
Troy’s Independence Day Celebration. Events start at noon with food prepared by the Troy Resort served at 3 p.m. Horseshoe tournament, kids’ games and parade, fun in the river, music and street dance with the Alibis, and a grand finale fireworks show at dusk.
Town Hall meeting with Sen. Ron Wyden, 2 p.m., Josephy Center, Joseph.
“Geology of the Wallowa Country: Paleozoic to Shakespeare and Chief Joseph,” presentation by David Jensen, 7 p.m. at Wallowology, 508 N. Main, Joseph. Free
5th Annual Dulcimer Extravaganza Concert, 7:30 p.m. at the Josephy Center. Admission $10 for adults; $5 for children 12 and under. Concert, the kickoff event for the Joseph Mountain Jubilee, features dulcimer players Karen Mueller from Minneapolis, Minn., Steve Eulberg from the Bay Area, and local musicians Heidi Muller and Bob Webb. More info: 541-432-0156, email@example.com.
Saturday July 4
Old-Time 4th of July Celebration, Wallowa. Downtown parade starts at 11 a.m., followed by barbecue at Fire Hall. Info: Wallowa City Hall, 541-886-2422.
Joseph Mountain Jubilee, all-day open air entertainment from bluegrass, country, Celtic bands. On Lake Street and Main Street in Joseph in various locations. Also a stage at the county park at Wallowa Lake. Info: josephmountainjubilee.com; Tammy Kruger at 541-398-0582.
“Shake the Lake” fireworks display, after dark, 9-11 p.m., north end of Wallowa Lake. Info: 541-426-4622.
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