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Today

   The Crook County School District will hold an Executive Session (closed) of the CCSD School Board at 6 p.m. at the District Office to review and evaluate the employment related performance of the chief executive officer.

   The Sage Hens and Grousers Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. at the library. The program will be Owls and Bats, Creatures of the Night Sky presented by Patty VanVlack. Anyone interested is invited to attend. For more information call 447-5547 or 447-5843.

   Thursday
   June 7

   COCOA will offer legal assistance to seniors with Joseph Thalhofer at the Prineville Senior Center from 9 a.m. to noon. call 447-6844 for more information.

   Sally Burger will host a recital of music students at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church at 7 p.m. Students of the piano, harp, flute and orff instruments will be featured. Everyone is welcome and there is no cost for admission. A reception will follow the recital.

   Tuesday
   June 12

   Crook County Library's Summer Reading Program starts off with Wildflower Stories and Flower Science Fun Activities, a presentation by Jim and Patty Vanvlack. The event starts at 6:30 p.m. For more information call the library at 447-7978.

   Thursday
   June 14

   Crook County Library's Summer Reading Program presents Wildflower Stories and Flower Science Fun Activities, a presentation by Jim and Patty Vanvlack. The event starts at 1 p.m. For more information call the library at 447-7978.

   Sunday
   June 17

   The High Desert Saddle Club will hold their annual Father's Day Ochoco Poker Ride with the first rider out at 10 a.m. and the last rider out at 11:30 a.m Enjoy barbecue hamburgers following the ride. The ride will take place in the Ochoco mountains 29 miles east of Prineville on Hwy 26; turn right at milepost 48 at Marks Creek Sno Park; two miles to meadow on right. Call 447-1644 or 447-2002 for more information.

   Wednesday
   June 20

   The Rock Hound Pow Wow will be held at the Crook County Fair Grounds through June 24. Jewelry, faceted gemstones, minerals, fossils, crystals, carving, clocks and motors, intarsia and rough rock will be among the offerings.

   Wednesday
   July 4

   The 52nd Gem and Mineral Show will be held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Madras July 4-8. Jewelry, faceted gemstones, minerals, fossils, crystals, carving, clocks and motors, intarsia and rough rock will be among the offerings.

   Saturday
   July 28

   The American Cancer Society Relay for Life will be held at the Ward Rhoden Stadium in Prineville to benefit the American Cancer Society. Opening Ceremonies begin at 10 a.m. Registration forms and more information is available by calling Kim Burge at 416-9118.