Harney County Court meets the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Harney County Courthouse, 450 N. Buena Vista, at 10 a.m.
The Hilander Booster Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at noon at Glory Days Pizza.
Harney Partners for Kids and Families meets the third Wednesday of each month at noon at Glory Days Pizza. Lunch is provided; please RSVP to Carol Sawyer, president, 541-573-6886.
Harney Grant Babe Ruth board meets the third Wednesday of each month in the courthouse basement meeting room, 450 N. Buena Vista, at 7 p.m.
Bring babies to Lapsit Storytime at Harney County Library, 80 W. “D” St., each Wednesday at 10 a.m. Enjoy music, stories, rhymes and fingerplays especially for babies and toddlers.
Storytime for preschoolers is scheduled at the Harney County Library, 80 W. “D” St., each Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Contact the Harney County Library for more information, 541-573-6670.
A Women’s AA meeting is held every Wednesday at noon at Foursquare Church, 74 S. Alvord, Burns.
Burns Elks Lodge, 118 N. Broadway, meets each Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets each Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Foursquare Church, 74 S. Alvord, Burns.
A free Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held Thursday, Nov. 22, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Burns Elk’s Lodge.
Harney County Library will be closed Thursday, Nov. 22, for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Harney County Soil and Water Conservation District board of directors meets the fourth Thursday of each month at the USDA Service Center in Hines at 4:30 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.
Chamber Music Bell Choir meets each Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 393 W. “A” St. Bell ringers are being recruited. For information, call Carol Sawyer, 541-573-6886.
Kiwanis Club of Burns-Hines meets for a no-host luncheon each Thursday at Bella Java, 314 N. Broadway Ave. in Burns, at noon.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets each Thursday at Hines City Hall, 101 E. Barnes, at noon. Call 541-573-2896.
Alcoholics Anonymous holds an open, big book and discussion meeting each Thursday from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Church of the Living Water.
Narcotics Anonymous meets each Thursday at 7 p.m. at Foursquare Church, 74 S. Alvord, Burns.
Harney County Library will be closed Friday, Nov. 23, for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Oregon Old Time Fiddlers, District 9, meets the first, third and fourth Friday of each month. Call Micky, 541-573-2515, for time and place.
A recovery group, “Celebrate Recovery,” meets each Friday at the Harney County Church of The Nazarene, 311 Roe Davis Ave. in Hines. Dinner is served at 5:30 p.m. The main meeting is held at 6 p.m., small group sessions are at 7 p.m. and “Cross Talk Cafe” begins at 8 p.m. For more information, call 541-573-7100.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets each Friday at Symmetry Care at 5 p.m.
Harney County Clothing Swap will be held Saturday, Nov. 24, from noon until 3 p.m. at the Church of the Nazarene. Drop off unwanted clothing/formal dresses between 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. and you will receive a ticket showing the number of your donations. Donators can then come back during the swap to pick that amount of clothing. Leftover items will be donated to thrift shops unless otherwise specified.
Narcotics Anonymous meets each Saturday at 7 p.m. at Foursquare Church, 74 S. Alvord, Burns.
A free community dinner (eat in or take out, no strings attached) will be offered Sunday, Nov. 25, from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Elk’s Lodge. For more information, contact Hobe Tiller, 541-573-6170.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets each Sunday at Foursquare Church, 74 S. Alvord, Burns, for 12X12 study at 7 p.m.
A Grief Support Group will be held the second and fourth Monday of each month by Harney County Hospice and Rev. Jean Hurst during the day as well as the evening. For more information, call Harney County Hospice, 541-573-8360.
The Harney County Health Department is available at the Harney County Senior Center, 17 S. Alder, to check blood pressure the fourth Monday of each month from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. There is no charge for the clinic and results can be forwarded to a physician or nurse practitioner at your request.
Harney County Search and Rescue meets the fourth Monday of each month at the Search and Rescue Building at 7 p.m.
The Burns Lions Club meets every Monday at noon at the Burns Elks Lodge. Those interested in serving the community are welcome.
Narcotics Anonymous meets each Monday at 7 p.m. at Foursquare Church, 74 S. Alvord, Burns.
Burns Fire Dept. meets each Monday at the Burns Fire Hall at 7 p.m.
SHIBA volunteers at Harney County Senior and Community Services Center will help compare or change Medicare D plans, enroll or disenroll in Medicare Advantage plans and help with patient assistance Tuesday, Nov. 27, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Call 541-573-6024 for an appointment.
Harney County Safe Communities Coalition will hold a meeting Tuesday, Nov. 27, at noon at Burns City Hall. They are looking for new community members to join. Lunch will be provided. To RSVP, email Kari Nelson, program coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A post-TACA landowner meeting (for the medusahead rye spraying) will be held by Tuesday, Nov. 27, at 6 p.m. at the Crane Tavern in Crane.
Hines Common Council meets the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Hines City Hall, 101 E. Barnes, at 6:30 p.m.
The Harney County Chamber Music Society meets the second and fourth Tuesday, September-November and January-March. The choir meets in the Burns High School band room from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with Marianne Andrews directing. Singers ages 13-up are welcome.
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.
A breast cancer support group meets the fourth Tuesday of each month in the Harney District Hospital conference room from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, contact Sonni Svejcar at 541-573-8614.
Harney Basin Writers meets each Tuesday from noon until 4 p.m. at the former Lincoln Junior High School in room 309. Use the front entrance, at the corner of Court Avenue and A Street. Writers of any age and writing style are welcome to attend. Readings begin at 3 p.m.
Tai Chi for Better Balance with Diane Rapaport is held each Tuesday at Harney County Senior and Community Services from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. — free.
SHIBA and patient assistance is held every Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Harney County Senior and Community Services Center. If immediate assistance is needed, call 541-573-6024 to contact a volunteer.
Boy Scouts meet each Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the LDS Church in Hines. All boys age 11 and above are welcome to participate.
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 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Foursquare Church, 74 S. Alvord, Burns. Please use the north entrance. All interested are welcome.