This Week: April 13-19

Keeping this week’s highlights post of family-friendly activities short and sweet to include only the “special events” so you get a better snapshot.  And still…WOW, what a week!!  Of course, there are many, MANY more fun events happening each day so be sure head over to our –> CALENDAR <– for the complete list of family & kid-friendly events in Bend and the surrounding Central Oregon area!


You scream, I scream, we all scream for FREE ice cream!

You scream, I scream, we all scream for FREE ice cream!

  1. Fledgling Fun: The Life Cycle of Birds – Mon @ The Environmental Center
  2. FREE Cone Day – Tue @ Ben & Jerry’s
  3. TEDx Bend – Sat @ Bend High School
  4. Bend Fly Fishing Festival – Sat @ Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
  5. Saturday Storytimes – April – Sat @ Barnes & Noble
  6. A Novel Idea: Taiko Drumming Workshop* – Sat @ East Bend Library
  7. Light of Hope Superhero Run/Walk* – Sun @ Riverbend Park

 NOTE: As always, an asterisk* denotes advance registration required or requested

Planning ahead?  Visit our independent list of SUMMER CAMP ideas – registration has already opened for many of the options, so be sure to check it out soon…the Bulletin publishes their Summer Youth Activity Guide this week so things will fill up fast!