17600 Center Dr
Sunriver, OR 97707
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn about the original homesteaders of the area. This event takes place at Sunriver Resort and is open to the public. Deschutes County Historical Society will be presenting info about The Homestead Act and Five Riverfront Homesteads. Featured families will be the Hosmers and Metkes . The award winning documentary film “Luther Metke at 94” will be shown at 4 different times. Memorabilia from both families will be on display including the authentic Willits Wooden Canoe owned by the Hosmer family. There will be a free ice cream social in the outdoor pavilion.