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Happenings, events and meetings
Today
   August 16
   The 14th annual Oregon Star Party will be held in the Ochoco National Forest August 16 through 19 at Indian Trail Springs. Visit their website at www.oregonstar party.org for more information.
   Saturday
   August 18
   The Lone Pine School open house will take place at the school beginning at 5 p.m. with a barbeque and potluck. Everyone is welcome. Call 548-3246.
   Eagle Lodge will host music will Bobby and Lori at 8 p.m. for all members and their guests.
   Sunday
   August 19
   The Prineville-Madras Com-munity Concert Association presents a special event fundraiser to benefit the Southwell Memorial Piano Fund. The two-part concert will be held at the high school auditorium beginning at 2:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for members, $12 non-members and $10 for special wine and cheese event.
   Eagles Lodge will host music with Bobby and Lor at 1 p.m.
   Monday
   August 20
   The Airport Board of Commissioners will meet at the Prineville Airport beginning at 7 p.m. On the agenda is discussions concerning new airport hangars and grant funds. This is a public meeting and everyone is welcome to attend.
   Tuesday
   August 21
   From the City Lights to Prairie Nights is the theme for the Christian Women's group luncheon at noon at the Prineville Golf and Country Club. Enjoy a walk back in history with Dave and Debra Peterson as they talk about life on the Oregon Trail. Jean Parker Bisnett of Renssellaer, New York will be the motivational speaker and Maria House of Prineville will be the vocalist. For reservations call 447-7682 or 447-6975.
   Registration for new Crook County School District, High School and Middle School students takes place from 7:30 to 4 p.m. at the high school and from 3 to 6 p.m. at the middle school.
   Registration for Crook County School District elementary school students takes place from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Paulina School registration is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call your local school for more information.
   Wednesday
   August 22
   Crook County Library wraps of their month-long series on The Nature of Central Oregon with Bird, Birds, Birds. Featured speaker is CCHS science teacher, Chuck Gates. Program will discuss local bird species, where to view birds and what kind of equipment birders use. Program starts at 7 p.m. Call 447-7978 for more information.
   Crook County Health Dept. will offer free children's immunizations at the swimming pool from noon to 4 p.m. Call 447-5165 for more information. Bring immunization records.
   The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Prineville Senior Center, 180 N. Belknap from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Call 382-4630 to schedule an appointment or for more information.
   Registration for Crook County School District elementary school students takes place from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Registration for Powell Butte School students is from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Paulina School registration is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call your local school for more information.
   Thursday
   August 23
   Crook County Health Dept. will offer free children's immunizations at the middle school from 1 to 6 p.m. Bring immunization records. Call 447-5165 for more information.
   Registration for Crook County School District elementary school students takes place from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Call your local school for more information. Registration for Powell Butte School students is from 1 a.m. to 6 p.m. CCMS 6th grade registration is from 1 to 6 p.m. also.
   Friday
   August 24
   Crook County Health Dept. will offer free childrens immunizations at the middle school from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Bring immunization records. Call 447-5165 for more information.
   Tuesday
   September 11
   The Low Vision Support Group will meet at the Senior Center in Prineville at 1:30 p.m. Dr. Bereen, ophthalmologist, retinal specialist is the speaker. Call 447-6361 for more information.
   Friday
   December 7
   The PMH Hospice Christmas Auction will be held at Carey Foster Hall. Decorated tree and quilt donations are being recruited for this annual fundraiser. Call 447-2510 for more information.