Below are events that have been canceled due to Oregon Gov. Kate Brown’s statewide “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order or a concern for public health. Organization closures are also included.

The city of Roseburg has closed all playgrounds and sports fields and courts until further notice. City parks, with the exception of Sunshine Park, are still open to the public for individuals and families, but group gatherings are prohibited. Closures include playgrounds, tennis courts, basketball courts, volleyball courts, the Roseburg skate park and sunshine park.

The Genealogical Society of Douglas County, Inc. has closed the Genealogical Society of Douglas County Library until Wednesday, May 6. At this time, the April 21 membership meeting has also been canceled until further notice. Call 541-440-6178 or email for more info.

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Erica Welch is the special sections editor for The News-Review, mother of two and a native of Roseburg. She is an alumni of RHS, UCC and Western Oregon University. Contact her at or 541-957-4218.

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