(Photo above: Treaty between the United States and the Tribes of Middle Oregon, signed June 25, 1855. National Archives, Washington, D.C (NAID 299798)) Original Treaty from the National Archives in Washington, D.C. celebrates Museum’s 25th anniversary The Middle Oregon Treaty of 1855 Display — six pages of the original Treaty that established the Warm Springs Reservation…

(Photo courtesy of COCC) Emma Marris — Environmental Writer Wednesday, October 10, 6:30pm Wille Hall, Coats Campus Center, COCC Bend Join COCC and Bend Art Center as Emma Marris talks about the future of fresh water. She will cover global and local challenges as increasing populations struggle to share a finite amount of water. She’ll…

(Photo above from Leave No Trace by Debra Granik & Anne Rosellini) Granik and Rosellini Awarded Inaugural (indie) Women of the Year Award & 4 Film Retrospective During the 15th annual BendFilm Festival, BendFilm will screen Leave No Trace and Winter’s Bone back-to-back on opening night with an on-stage discussion and award presentation. They announced…

(Photo courtesy of Oregon Cultural Trust) Oregon Poet Laureate Kim Stafford Announces Fall Schedule Kim Stafford, Oregon’s new Poet Laureate, is making good on his promise to connect with as many Oregonians as possible, with more than two dozen statewide appearances scheduled before the end of the year. Stafford just returned from John Day, where…

(Artwork courtesy of Artists’ Gallery Sunriver) You are invited! Mark your calendars for a night of fun, community and giving. The Artists’ Gallery is celebrating the Generosity of Central Oregon with food, wine, beer, raffles and live music on October 19 from 4-7pm. Sponsors for Local’s Night include First Interstate Bank and Sunriver Brewing Company….