bernese mountain dog club of oregon

Bernese Mountain Dog Club of Oregon Calendar

                                BMDCO Activities for 2021


*** NOTE ***

Active members are reminded that they must attend at least 3 of the general meetings during the year.  Alternatively, your membership can be changed to an Associate Member which has no attendance requirements.

Sunday, February 21st

The first general meeting will be a Zoom online meeting. Details to be provided.


Saturday, March 20th

BMDCO Beginning Drafting Workshop. More info as soon as details are available. Subject to COVID-19 restrictions.


Sunday, April 18th

A general meeting will be held via Zoom. Details to be provided.


Saturday, May 22nd

Group Draft Practice, Willamette Mission State Park - noon until ??, rain or shine.

No fee, all drafters welcome. Very limited instruction available. An excellent opportunity to practice at the site of our draft tests in 2 weeks. This event is subject to COVID-19 restrictions.

June 4th, 5th, and 6th

BMDCO Draft Tests, Willamette Mission State Park, subject to COVID-19 restrictions.

Premium List is here.

No general meeting will be held on Saturday, June 5th because of limits on the number of people attending and likewise, there will be no pizza party as in past years.

Friday, July 23rd

BMDCO Regional Specialty at the Portland Kennel Club Stumptown show. The Premium List is here.

Sunday, September 19th

BMDCO Picnic and general meeting.

Six Peaks Winery, 19495 SW Vista Hill Dr, Hillsboro, OR 97123.

Hamburgers and hot dogs provided by the club. Members are asked to bring a side dish or dessert. May be subject to COVID-19 restrictions.


October 8, 9, & 10

BMDCO Fall Draft Tests

Location TBD


Sunday, October 25th

General meeting and play date from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. The meeting will be held at Dogtown PDX.
  1975 SE 1st Street, Gresham, OR 97080

1:00 to 2:00 PM - Free play for the Berners in the large indoor/outdoor area. But for those that would rather relax or need a time out, there is an adjacent separate area available.
The General Meeting will commence at 2:00. Nominations for 2021 BMDCO officers will be taken from the membership at this meeting only.

2:30 to 4:00 PM - Play Day will recommence.

May be subject to COVID-19 restrictions.


Saturday, December 4th

Join us for our Annual Meeting. Guests are welcome. Come and meet members, breeders and some new Berner friends. Raise a glass of cheer to say goodbye to 2021.

Lucky Lab Brewing Company, 1945 NW Quimby Street, Portland, OR 97209

5-9 PM.  May be subject to COVID-19 restrictions.



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