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Figuratively Speaking Exhibition
Figuratively Speaking Exhibition @ At Liberty Arts
Mar 13 – May 25 all-day
Figuratively Speaking Exhibition @ At Liberty Arts
At Liberty, a dedicated arts space and cultural hub in Downtown Bend, is pleased to announce their new exhibition: Figuratively Speaking. Figuratively Speaking will feature artwork by Paula Bullwinkel, Anna Fidler, Jennifer Hirshfield, Lauren Iida, and MV Moran and will run from March 13 to May 25 with an opening celebration on Friday, April 5,...
Movie Night with KPOV featuring THIS IS SPINAL TAP 7:00 pm
Movie Night with KPOV featuring THIS IS SPINAL TAP @ Volcanic Theater Pub
Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:45 pm
Movie Night with KPOV featuring THIS IS SPINAL TAP @ Volcanic Theater Pub
35 years later “This Is Spinal Tap” still rocks us hard and makes us laugh even harder! Join us April 1st (no foolin’) for Movie Night with KPOV showcasing what some call the funniest mock-u-mentary or rock-u-mentary of all time. Get out the hairspray, let down your hair and come dressed like a rock star....
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Backpack Explorers – Fly Like an Eagle
Backpack Explorers – Fly Like an Eagle @ The High Desert Museum
Apr 3 – Apr 4 all-day
Backpack Explorers – Fly Like an Eagle @ The High Desert Museum
Come on an adventure! The magnificence of eagles is endless. With a wing span of 7 feet, eagles are the kings and queens of the sky. What makes them so strong? Come and find out! Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers investigate science, art, music, stories, and culture in a fun, hands-on manner. Don backpacks...
Ready to Rent Workshop Series 5:30 pm
Ready to Rent Workshop Series @ Bend NeighborImpact Office
Apr 3 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Ready to Rent Workshop Series @ Bend NeighborImpact Office
NeighborImpact’s “Ready to Rent” classes open doors to housing through education. Participants will learn how to budget for housing costs, what landlords look for in a tenant, how to overcome past parries and fair housing law. Cassie, a former class participant says, “I found an apartment because of this class.” Join us for this four-class...
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Welcome to Bend Ecstatic Dance …where all approaches to dance and allow yourself to be danced from the inside out! Please arrive with your Whole Self, substance and fragrance-free. We hold a sacred and tribal yells are welcome! Please bring your open mind and respect the individual expression of others. We recommend dancing in bare...
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JazzBros! at the Riverhouse On the Deschutes 7:00 pm
JazzBros! at the Riverhouse On the Deschutes @ Riverhouse On the Deschutes
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
JazzBros! at the Riverhouse On the Deschutes @ Riverhouse On the Deschutes
JazzBros! return to the Riverhouse Thursday Jazz series with Steve Anderson on drums, Jason Jackson on bass, and Georges Bouhey on keys and vocals. Call for reservations.
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Bad Cats rockin’ the RBI!
Bad Cats rockin’ the RBI! @ The Round Butte Inn
Apr 5 all-day
Bad Cats rockin' the RBI! @ The Round Butte Inn
Dance to PURRfectly good Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, & Soul in a fun CATmosphere! Awesome food, drinks, staff, and NO COVER!
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Tango Mass with Central Oregon Mastersingers
Tango Mass with Central Oregon Mastersingers @ Tower Theatre
Apr 6 all-day
Tango Mass with Central Oregon Mastersingers @ Tower Theatre
The Misa a Buenos Aires, an intense, rhythmic mass based on the tango music of Argentina, will be performed at Bend’s iconic Tower Theatre Saturday, April 6, at 2 pm and 7 pm, by the Central Oregon Mastersingers. It will feature bandoneon soloist Giovanni Parra, a two-time Latin Grammy nominee, the Salem String Quartet, and...
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Apr 6 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
Blank Pages Writing Workshop: Poetry Works 6:00 pm
Blank Pages Writing Workshop: Poetry Works @ The Workhouse
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Blank Pages Writing Workshop: Poetry Works @ The Workhouse
Sharp imagery, music, and a perfectly crafted line distinguish terrific creative writing, and are essential tools in the poet’s kit bag. Let’s construct some verse this poetry month.
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Don Giovanni! 3:00 pm
Don Giovanni! @ Madras Performing Arts Center
Apr 7 @ 3:00 pm
Don Giovanni! @ Madras Performing Arts Center
Enjoy some of the best musical theatre from the 1700’s! Don Giovanni is a rip-roaring dramedy composed by that all-time musical great, Mozart. This OperaBend production is directed by Ross Halper and features Zachary Lenox in the title role. OperaBend’s performances of Don Giovanni will be in Bend at COCC’s Pinckney Center for the Arts on...
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Backpack Explorers – Microscope Explorers
Backpack Explorers – Microscope Explorers @ The High Desert Museum
Apr 10 all-day
Backpack Explorers – Microscope Explorers @ The High Desert Museum
Come on an adventure! See nature in a whole new way. Bring your curiosity and find out how different natural objects look at a microscopic level. We’ll collect specimens and examine different textures, patterns and colors using a handheld digital microscope. Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers investigate science, art, music, stories, and culture in...
Volunteer Orientation- Morning Session 10:00 am
Volunteer Orientation- Morning Session @ Council on Aging of Central Oregon
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Volunteer Orientation- Morning Session @ Council on Aging of Central Oregon
Join the Council on Aging of Central Oregon for our Volunteer Orientation! Our volunteers provide important services and social support to older adults in the tri-county area. You are about to join a team of more than 400 volunteers who dedicate time and passion to serving their older adult neighbors. You will learn about all...
An Evening with Matthias “Super Frenchie” Giraud 6:00 pm
An Evening with Matthias “Super Frenchie” Giraud @ 10 Barrel Brewing Eastside
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An Evening with Matthias "Super Frenchie" Giraud @ 10 Barrel Brewing Eastside
Matthias Giraud also known as “Super Frenchie” is a professional skier and B.A.S.E. jumper. He was born in Evreux, France and grew up skiing at St Gervais-les-Bains/Megeve, France. Matthias is known for combining BASE jumping with skiing and completed several first descents and ski BASE jumps across the globe including the first ski BASE jump...
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Volunteer Orientation- Evening Session 5:30 pm
Volunteer Orientation- Evening Session @ Council on Aging of Central Oregon
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Volunteer Orientation- Evening Session @ Council on Aging of Central Oregon
Join the Council on Aging of Central Oregon for our Volunteer Orientation! Our volunteers provide important services and social support to older adults in the tri-county area. You are about to join a team of more than 400 volunteers who dedicate time and passion to serving their older adult neighbors. You will learn about all...
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Piano Showcase at the Tower Theatre
Piano Showcase at the Tower Theatre @ Tower Theatre
Apr 12 – Apr 13 all-day
Piano Showcase at the Tower Theatre @ Tower Theatre
Sunriver Music Festival’s Piano Showcase integrates multiple genres of music featuring three exceptional artists: renowned classical pianist Sean Chen, boogie woogie blues extraordinaire Arthur Migliazza, and sophisticated jazz pianist Adam Birnbaum in two days of concerts, masterclasses, and workshops celebrating the versatility and virtuosity of the piano! Concert I at 7:30 p.m. Friday night; workshops,...
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Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Apr 13 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
Jazz Piano Workshop at the Tower – Sunriver Music Festival 1:00 pm
Jazz Piano Workshop at the Tower – Sunriver Music Festival @ The Tower Theatre
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm
Jazz Piano Workshop at the Tower - Sunriver Music Festival @ The Tower Theatre
The Bend Student Jazz & Funk Ensemble (directed by Georges Bouhey) performing and backing featured artist Dan Tepfer.
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BendFilm Presents: In Case You Missed It … Youth Unstoppable 5:30 pm
BendFilm Presents: In Case You Missed It … Youth Unstoppable @ McMenamins
Apr 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
BendFilm Presents: In Case You  Missed It ... Youth Unstoppable @ McMenamins
At age 15, filmmaker Slater Jewell-Kemker began attending environmental summits, camera in hand, wide-eyed and ready to make a difference. What began as a single journey evolved into an intimate and challenging documentary shot behind the front lines of the largely unseen and misunderstood global youth climate movement. Seen through the lens of Slater’s camera,...
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BEND COMMUNITY PARTNERS PRESENTS: THE MASK YOU LIVE IN 7:00 pm
BEND COMMUNITY PARTNERS PRESENTS: THE MASK YOU LIVE IN @ Tower Theatre
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
BEND COMMUNITY PARTNERS PRESENTS: THE MASK YOU LIVE IN @ Tower Theatre
The “Mask You Live In” follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating our culture’s narrow definition of masculinity. TMYLI ultimately illustrates how we, as a society, can raise a healthier generation of boys and young men.
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Redmond Rocks – The Bad Cats at Checkers Pub!
Redmond Rocks – The Bad Cats at Checkers Pub! @ Checkers Pub
Apr 19 all-day
Redmond Rocks - The Bad Cats at Checkers Pub! @ Checkers Pub
Dance to PURRfectly good LIVE Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, & Soul and enjoy the great food, drinks, staff, and PAWSitively awesome CATmosphere at this Redmond pub!
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CATurday night LIVE – The Bad Cats at Checkers Pub!
CATurday night LIVE – The Bad Cats at Checkers Pub! @ Checkers Pub
Apr 20 all-day
CATurday night LIVE - The Bad Cats at Checkers Pub! @ Checkers Pub
Dance to PURRfectly good LIVE Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, & Soul and enjoy the great food, drinks, staff, and PAWSitively awesome CATmosphere at this Redmond pub!
NeighborImpact’s Homebuyer Workshop 9:00 am
NeighborImpact’s Homebuyer Workshop @ Chennai Landing Apartments
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
NeighborImpact’s Homebuyer Workshop @ Chennai Landing Apartments
If you are thinking about buying a home, start with NeighborImpact’s Homebuyer workshop. Join us one Saturday to learn about what the homebuying process entails including how to improve your credit, how to find safe mortgage loans, fair housing and consumer rights. Must pre-register by completing in intake form, paying and enrolling online.
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
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Easter Brunch & Georges’ Jazz Piano! 12:00 pm
Easter Brunch & Georges’ Jazz Piano! @ 10 Below Restaurant & Lounge
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm
Easter Brunch & Georges’ Jazz Piano! @ 10 Below Restaurant & Lounge
It’s Georges’ 7th year with his friends at the Oxford. Always fun, swingin’, extremely tasteful and quickly becoming an Easter tradition for Bend. For reservations, please call the Oxford hotel at 541-382-1010.
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Backpack Explorers – Otter-ly Amazing 10:00 am
Backpack Explorers – Otter-ly Amazing @ The High Desert Museum
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – Apr 25 @ 11:00 am
Backpack Explorers – Otter-ly Amazing @ The High Desert Museum
Come on an adventure! Otters sleep 12 hours a day, and we love them whether they are awake or sleeping. Learn how fun a day in the life of an otter is. Bounding, somersaulting and slip-sliding around the river, otters clearly know how to have fun. Come discover what makes these aquatic wonders so special....
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Soroptimist Program – Connie Druliner, Express Employment Professionals – noon to 1pm – April 25, 2019 12:00 pm
Soroptimist Program – Connie Druliner, Express Employment Professionals – noon to 1pm – April 25, 2019 @ Deschutes Historical Musuem
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Connie Druliner to Speak to Soroptimist “Does your community organization need some inspiration to up its membership? Connie Druliner, long time community leader and CEO of Express Employment, will address Soroptimist on improving your volunteer organization. Join us Thursday, April 25 from noon to 1:00pm at the Deschutes Historical Museum, 129 NW Idaho, Bend. Contact:...
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The Bend Bike Swap 3:00 pm
The Bend Bike Swap @ Hosted at Thump Coffee Roasters NWX
Apr 26 @ 3:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm
The Bend Bike Swap @ Hosted at Thump Coffee Roasters NWX
Buy and Sell Used Bikes and Gear at this fun community event. Hosted at Thump Coffee Roasters in Bend’s Northwest Crossing Neighborhood. Item check-in 3pm -7pm Friday, April 26th. Open swap hours are Saturday, April 27th 10am – 6pm & Sunday, April 28th 9:30am – 3pm.
Alaska Native Masterworks Artists Show
Alaska Native Masterworks Artists Show @ Raven Makes Gallery
Apr 26 – Apr 28 all-day
Alaska Native Masterworks Artists Show @ Raven Makes Gallery
Alaska Native Masterworks Fine Art Show April 26-28 @ Raven Makes Gallery in Sisters Three award winning contemporary and traditional artists, three days only In person with baleen basket maker Don Johnston, Aleut; wood and walrus ivory sculptor artist Mark Tetpon, Inupiaq and bronze and ceramic sculptor Terresa White, Yup’ik ​Opening Reception Friday, April 26,...
Breaking Barriers: Life Beyond Labels Conference 9:00 am
Breaking Barriers: Life Beyond Labels Conference @ Deschutes County Fair and Expo
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Breaking Barriers: Life Beyond Labels Conference @ Deschutes County Fair and Expo
Our vision is for an inclusive community where barriers don’t exist and labels such as disability have no meaning. This conference will serve as a platform to share the unique and diverse perspectives of all members of our community. Together we will learn to create a truly inclusive society, where all people will enjoy a...
4th FRIDAY ART STROLL IN SISTERS, OR, 4-7PM 4:00 pm
4th FRIDAY ART STROLL IN SISTERS, OR, 4-7PM @ Downtown Sisters
Apr 26 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
4th FRIDAY ART STROLL IN SISTERS, OR, 4-7PM @ Downtown Sisters
Visit some 20 Art Galleries in Sisters: Have a great time, beautiful art, good company, refreshments, music, demonstrations, hors d’œuvres, plus additional sponsoring restaurants and food venues for during and following the stroll. Visit with actual artists and their work including: Fine art and contemporary paintings, photography, sculpture, ceramics, glass artistry, jewelry, and many more...
Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl For Kids’ Sake 4:00 pm
Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl For Kids’ Sake @ Sun Mountain Fun Center
Apr 26 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl For Kids' Sake @ Sun Mountain Fun Center
It’s Time for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Oregon’s 20th Anniversary Bowl For Kids’ Sake. Gather your team and get ready for the most fun you’ll have in rented shoes! This year’s theme is DEFENDERS OF POTENTIAL: Come dressed as your favorite superhero! This event is open to companies, families, and friends who want...
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Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
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