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Sisters Beekeepers Meet

Calling all Sisters Country beekeepers and those intrigued by beekeeping. Gather to swap tales, share tips, troubleshoot woes, and toast successes. Thursday, May 23, at 5 p.m. at The Barn in Sisters. Call Tracy at 970-481-4477 for more information or see you there!

STARS Seeks Dispatch Volunteers

While working from home, help STARS transport Sisters Country residents to nonemergency medical appointments. Needed: A computer, the ability to use online apps, and a telephone. Call 541-904-5545. STARS is an AFSC Action Team.

Free Weekly Meal Service

Family Kitchen hosts weekly to-go hot meals on Tuesdays, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Sisters Community Church, 1300 McKenzie Hwy. Visit http://www.FamilyKitchen.org.

City Looking for Volunteers

The City of Sisters is still seeking volunteers to be on a Steering Committee for the Urban Growth Boundary Amendment process currently being undertaken. The Committee will review draft materials, assist with public engagement efforts, and make key recommendations to City Council. The Committee will consist of 14 people, including elected and appointed city officials, city staff, farm and forest interests, landowners, and six at-large citizen positions. The Steering Committee will meet four times over the next 18 months. The City is looking for broad representation on the Committee, including those with technical knowledge and those who can anticipate community concerns, to ensure all perspectives are heard. The application process closes Friday, May 24, at the end of the day with appointments made by Council on June 12, 2024, and the first meeting at the end of June. Apply at http://www.ci.sisters.or.us/bc.

Historic Guided Walking Tours in Sisters

Join Three Sisters Historical Society for a docent-guided tour of downtown Sisters landmarks on May 26 and 29, or the Camp Polk Pioneer Cemetery on June 12 or July 10. Take this free opportunity to learn more about who and what has helped "make Sisters, Sisters"! All tours begin at 10 a.m., cover about one mile, and take around an hour and a half. Families are welcome. Reservations are necessary. Stop in at the Sisters Museum on Fri. or Sat. (10-4), call 541-549-1403 or email [email protected] with your contact info and the number in your party.

Furry Friends Volunteers Needed

Furry Friends needs volunteers to help with their bottle and can fundraiser drive on Fridays, Saturdays, & Mondays. Sign up to take one of the days weekly. It takes 30 to 45 minutes to put donated bottles and cans in the blue fundraiser bags. The bags are processed at the donation drop-off spot on The Nugget porch, and then taken to the bottle drop at Ray's. Call or text Kiki at 541-797-4023.

Living Well With Dementia Sisters Care Partner Group

Caring for someone who has been diagnosed with any form of dementia can be difficult. Join this facilitator-led group meeting on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 1:30-3 p.m. at Sisters Community Church in Classroom 4. 1300 McKenzie Hwy. Info: 541-647-0052.

Sisters Garden Club Journal

Sisters Garden Club has a Garden Journal that is available for $15 at Paulina Springs Books, The Gallimaufry, Three Sisters Floral, C&C Nursery, & Metamorphosis, all in Sisters. The multiyear journal includes pages for notes on weather, monthly garden activities, plant details, and more. Sales support the Club and other local nonprofits. Get your copy now. They make great gifts. Please call 971-246-0404 for questions and more information.

Open Studio at Pine Meadow Ranch

Attend an Open Studio at Pine Meadow Ranch on Thursday, May 30, from 4 to 6 p.m. In this Open Studio you will learn about the three residents' practices and what they have accomplished while they were at PMRCAA. Presenters for this Open Studio include printmaker Rosa Valladares, multimedia artist Jennifer Rabin, and multidisciplinary artist Atif Akin. This Open Studio will take place in the classroom at Pine Meadow Ranch Center for Arts & Agriculture, 68467 Three Creek Rd., Sisters. Registration is required at roundhousefoundation.org/events/. For more info call 541-904-0700 or email [email protected].

Outlaw Boys Soccer Fundraiser Garage Sale

Gently used sports equipment is being sought for a fundraiser for the Sisters High School boys soccer team. All types and sizes of sports and camping equipment are welcome. Drop off your donations at the middle or high school. The Garage Sale will be happening on Saturday, June 1, and Sunday, June 2, 9 a.m. to noon. Contact Coach Jeff Husmann with any questions at [email protected]

Free Lunches for Seniors

Sir Wigglesworth

For those 60+, the Council on Aging of Central Oregon offers a fun, no-cost social lunch every Tuesday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Sisters Community Church, 1300 McKenzie Hwy. No reservations needed. No-cost Grab-N-Go lunches take place weekly on Wed. and Thurs., from 12:30 to

1 p.m. Call 541-797-9367.

STARS Seeks Volunteers to Transport Patients

Help Sisters Country residents get to nonemergency medical appointments in Sisters, Redmond, and Bend. Attend a free two-hour training. Emails from STARS dispatchers allow you to accept dates and times that work for your schedule, and a mileage reimbursement is included. Learn more at http://www.starsride.org. STARS is an AFSC Action Team.

American Legion and VFW

American Legion Post 86 and VFW Post 8138 meet the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m., at Spoons Restaurant, 473 E. Hood Ave. Sisters. Call John at 541-549-1462 for info.

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