Quick Takes: Nov. 2

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EOU discusses language, linguistics during events LA GRANDE —  Eastern Oregon University will host a two-day event called “Academic Language in the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Classroom” Nov. 4-5. Gisela Ernst-Slavit (above), professor of education and English language learning at Washington State University-Vancouver, will give a community keynote at 6 p.m. Nov. 4 in Huber Auditorium, Badgley Hall, Room 102. […]

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Literature’s greatest frights come out

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ENTERPRISE — A night of monsters, thrills and chills is in store for children of all ages on Halloween when literature’s greatest spooky tales come to life. Fishtrap is hosting a Halloween special event to expose children to some of the literary greats. “Halloween is a great opportunity to expose kids to all kinds of great literature,” Fishtrap Executive Director Shannon […]

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Go Do It

Thu Dec. 31 Bingo: Public is welcome. All games are cash only. Some refreshments will be available for purchase. Anyone who brings a new player will receive a free special game paper. The regular jackpot will be $100, with a special jackpot prize of $250 for 50 numbers or less; 6:30pm; La Grande American Legion Post 43, 301 Fir St., […]

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GO DO IT

Thu Dec. 24 Ski with Santa at Anthony Lakes: 10 a.m. to noon; Santa will visit with people on the slopes and in the lodge; Anthony Lakes Mountain Resort, 47500 Anthony Lake Highway, North Powder, www.anthonylakes.com Sat Dec. 26 Baker Heritage Museum special opening: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; $6 adults, $5 seniors and ages 13-17, free for 12 and younger; www.bakerheritagemuseum.com […]

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