The OE History Pub in Bend

McMenamins Old St. Francis School, 700 NW Bond Street, Bend
March 28, 2017, 7 p.m.

"Smoke Watchers: Fire Lookouts of Central Oregon." Presented by Penni Borghi, Heritage Program Manager, Deschutes and Ochoco National Forests.

Fire lookouts and the devoted people manning them were for decades our best defense against devastating forest fires. Join us to learn of these historic places and the crucial and sometimes heroic role of smoke watchers.

Smoke Watchers