The Dementia Support Group will meet on Tuesday, Dec.14, from 6 to 7 p.m. in The Aspens Conference Room. This group is for spouses, caregivers, family and loved ones of those with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Learn and share about dementia, managing symptoms and providing care. This group is co-sponsored by Harney District Hospital and The Aspens. For more information, call Toni Siegner at 541-573-8310 or Kristen Peila at 541-573-2222.
SHIBA volunteers will be available every Tuesday and Thursday at the Harney County Senior Center, through December, from 1-4 p.m., to help with Medicare D open enrollment. Those who have questions or need help with enrollment or to make plan comparisons are welcome to stop by. Appointments are preferred, but not necessary. For more information or to make an appointment, call 541-573-6024. Open enrollment for Medicare D ends on Dec. 31.
Harney County Chamber Music Society Choir meets the second and fourth Tuesday, September-November and January-March. The choir meets in the Burns High School band room, from 7-8:30 p.m., with Marianne Andrews directing. Singers ages 13-up are welcome.
Harney County Fair Board meets the second Tuesday of each month in the Hibbard Building at the Harney County Fairgrounds at 7 p.m.
The Harney County Library Foundation Board of Directors meets on the second Tuesday of each month, at the library, at 5:30 p.m. The meetings are open to the public. For more information, call 541-573-7339.
Harney County Commission on Children and Families meets the second Tuesday of the month in the conference room of the State Office Building, 809 W. Jackson, at 2 p.m. The public is invited. For more information, call 573-3350.
HHOPE board meets the second Tuesday of each month in the HHOPE conference room, 85 North Date, at noon.
Disabilities Services Advisory Council for Harney County meets the second Tuesday of each month at the state office building, 809 West Jackson, at 1:30 p.m.
Harney County Behavioral Health Advisory Committee meets the second Tuesday of each month at Harney Behavioral Health, 53 West Washington, at 1:30 p.m.
The American Legion Auxiliary meets the second Tuesday of each month at 63 W. “C” Street, at 2 p.m.
The Burns/Hines District #3 Schools board of directors meets at the District Office, 550 North Court, the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.
Hines Common Council meets the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Hines City Hall, 101 East Barnes, at 7 p.m.
Overeaters Anonymous meets the second and fourth Tuesday of each month, at 5 p.m. in the Harney District Hospital Annex (downstairs in cafeteria area). For more information, call Carol at 541-589-1272.
Boy Scout Troop 440, sponsored by the Burns Lion’s Club, meets each Tuesday from 7-8:30 p.m. at the LDS Church in Hines. Boys ages 11-18 are welcome to join.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets each Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Foursquare Church, 74 S. Alvord, Burns.
ALANON a support group for friends and families of alcoholics, meets each Tuesday, from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the Four Square Church, 74 S. Alvord, Burns. Please use the north entrance. All interested are welcome.