The Harney County Senior and Community Services Center is offering basic camping options to the public at its facility during the upcoming Solar Eclipse August 19-20, 2017.
Solar Eclipse Registration Information
The facility has one shared restroom with sink and toilet on the premises. There are no bedding or showers provided. The area is open from 8PM to 8AM for use. Personal items must be removed by 8AM each morning. Lights out and quiet time from 10PM to 6AM.
Harney County Senior and Community Services Center is not responsible for lost or stolen items. Keep your items secure.
No alcohol, drugs, tobacco, or weapons inside the building or in public view on the premises. No one admitted who is drunk or high. No violence or intimidation will be tolerated.
Limited space available. Spaces will be assigned as registrations are received.
The Senior Center will also have games from 3-6 and 7-9 on Sunday, August 20 and a Taco Bar dinner at 6PM. No reservations are needed and this will be open to anyone. Cost for the all-you-can-eat Taco Bar is $8.00; $6.00 for kids 2-12. The games are BINGO, billiards, cards, bean bag toss, "cake" walk, etc. Tickets can be purchased 4 for $1.00 to play games and prizes will be awarded. The cake walk will have cupcakes, Twinkies, and other prizes awarded.
The Senior Center will also be raffling one Crossfire 10 x 42 binoculars suitable for birdwatching, etc. and one Lunt 8 x32 White Light SUNoculars suitable for viewing the eclipse and the sun, and the quilt pictured below donated by the Sagebrush Material Girls. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Tickets will be sold onsite throughout the weekend event. The drawing will be held on Sunday, August 20 during the Taco Bar dinner.
Harney County Senior Center is also providing a "Breakfast To Go" service the morning of August 21, 2017. Breakfast may be picked up at the center (drive through) from 6-8AM on Monday, August 21, 2017.
Please complete your registration purchase below in order to make your reservations for camping and/or breakfast during the Solar Eclipse, August 19-20, 2017.
- The Senior Center is offering RV spaces, with no electricity, water, or sewer. Setup on these sites is after 4PM and checkout is at 8AM. These spaces are available in the following sizes: RV 18.5' x 43', RV 18.5' x 50', RV 18.5' x 22'. RV spaces are $25 per night.
- Indoor space for a sleeping bag, 3' x 7', is also available for $10 per night.
|Solar Eclipse Breakfast To Go and Camping Registration|
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