Central Oregon Place Names: Deschutes County | McMenamins Old St. Francis School | Presentations | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Ever wonder how your favorite spot was named? Join Bowman Museum historian and author Steven Lent in an exploration of the history behind some of Deschutes County’s most recognizable geographic names.

Source: Central Oregon Place Names: Deschutes County | McMenamins Old St. Francis School | Presentations | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Living with Fire | Sunriver Area Public Library | Presentations | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Living at the foot of the Cascade Mountains means we have access to a wealth of outdoor recreation—from lakes and rivers to forest hikes and camping. But living in or at the edge of a forest also means we’re particularly vulnerable to wildfire. Join the Sunriver Fire Department at the Sunriver Library for a look at what it takes to be fire-ready in Central Oregon.

Source: Living with Fire | Sunriver Area Public Library | Presentations | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

The Volcanic Bike & Brew Festival | Mt. Bachelor | Beer Events, Race and Competition Calendar, Outdoor Concerts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Bikes. Brews. Music. This quintessentially Bend, weekend-long event coincides with the third stop of the Oregon Enduro Series on Sunday and includes races, clinics, demonstrations, and, of course, beer and music. The only surprise: that this didn’t happen sooner.

Source: The Volcanic Bike & Brew Festival | Mt. Bachelor | Beer Events, Race and Competition Calendar, Outdoor Concerts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Munch & Movies—Big Hero 6 | NorthWest Crossing’s Compass Park | Film Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

This Friday’s movie on the big outdoor screen is Big Hero 6, an endearing animated 2014 film about the special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot and prodigy, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. Food vendors will be on site! Bring blankets, low chairs, friends and family and enjoy a night out. Movies start at dusk. Presented by The Source Weekly.

Source: Munch & Movies—Big Hero 6 | NorthWest Crossing’s Compass Park | Film Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon