Monthly Events List

Below are events from the monthly events digest in our print editions. Below events in appear in the FEBRUARY 2018 edition.

FEBRUARY 2018 EVENTS

Portland Metro

Lane County

Linn-Benton Counties

Marion-Polk Counties

PORTLAND METRO CALENDAR

Jan. 27 Community Oral History Workshop, 1 to 4 p.m., Fort Vancouver Library District Headquarters, Library Hall, 1007 E. Mill Plain, Vancouver, Wash. Cchmuseum.org.

FEBRUARY

1 Comedian Bill Engvall, 7 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. $39+. Portland5.com.

(through Feb. 11) “Parnassus on Wheels,” 7:30 p.m., Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St., Lake Oswego. $32/$30. 503-635-3901.

2 Bad Motor Scooter, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Oregon Veterans Home, 600 N. 5th St., Lebanon.

Opening reception for Pretty Ugly: Photography by Dale Strouse, 5 to 9 p.m., Angst Gallery, 1015 Main St., Vancouver, Wash.

AARP Smart Driver class, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Salvation Army Rose Center, 211 NE 18th Ave., Portland. 503-239-1221.

Cascade Festival of African Films, Hollywood Theatre. Other films at PCC Cascade’s Moriarty Arts and Humanities Building, Portland. Africanfilmfestival.org.

Liz Vice, 7:30 p.m., Walters Cultural Arts Center, Hillsboro. $15/$20.

3 Stand-up comedian Ron G, 7 p.m., Winningstad Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway Ave., Portland. $20/$25. Portland5.com.

5 (also Feb. 12 and 19) Acrylic Workshop with Annette Jackson, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Rivercrest Community Church, 3201 NE 148th Ave., Portland. $15. Portlandfineartsguild.org.

6 International Folk Dance Club, 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Exercise Room, Marshall Center, Vancouver, Wash. $2. kendew@gmail.com.

Prime Timers Dining Club celebrates its 19th anniversary, 6 p.m., M&M Restaurant and Lounge, 137 N. Main Ave., Gresham. PrimeTimersDiningClub.com.

7 Marylhurst Reading Series: Brandon Shimoda and Stacey Tran, 3:30 p.m., The Old Library, BP John Admin, Marylhurst University. Free.

8 Ghost Town Poetry Open Mic featuring Dane DeLloyd, 7 p.m., Angst Gallery, 1015 Main St., Vancouver, Wash.

10 Genealogical Society of Washington County Oregon, “Getting from Then to Now, Locating People in the Last Century,” 10 a.m. to noon, Hillsboro Brookwood Library.

11 Senior Dance with Bad Motor Scooter, 2 to 4 p.m., Luepke Center, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd., Vancouver, Wash.

Viking Pancake Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Bergen Dining Room, Norse Hall, 111 NE 11th Ave., Portland. $8/$4.

12 Virginia Vanture gives a slide presentation on wartime Victory garden cannery in Portland, 6:30 p.m., Garden Home Recreation Center, 7475 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Gardenhomehistory.com.

13 Song Circle, 6:30 p.m., Cedar Mill Library, Portland. Free.

Garden Tour and Neighborhood Nature Walk, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center Stenzel Healing Garden, Portland. Free.

Beaverton Historical Society, “Sons and Daughters of Oregon Pioneers,” with Chris Meinicke, Elsie Stuhr Center, 5550 SW Hall Blvd., Beaverton. $3.

14 Peregrine Literary Series: Places of the Heart with Words, 3 p.m., Stickmen’s Brewery, 40 N. State St., Lake Oswego. Canned good collected. 503-344-4449.

Valentine Concert: John Nilsen, piano, 6:30 p.m., Cedar Mill Library, Portland. Free.

15 Power, Privilege and Racial Diversity in Oregon, by Willamette University Professor Emily Drew, 6:30 p.m., The Old Library, Marylhurst University. Free. Events.marylhurst.edu.

16 (through March 4) Chinese New Year, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lan Su Chinese Garden, 239 NW Everett St., Portland. $7-$10.

17 Opening reception for art show celebrating Oregon’s 159th birthday, 5 to 8 p.m. Currents Gallery, 532 NE Third St., McMinnville.

18 83rd Annual St. Ignatius Italian Dinner, noon to 6 p.m., 3400 SE 43rd Ave, Portland. $13/$10. 503-777-1491.

Writers Mill: Zita Podany, “Designing Author Websites,” 1 p.m., Cedar Mill Library, Portland.

20 What We Carried: Fragments from Iraq and Syria, a discussion with photographer Jim Lommasson, 7 p.m., Walters Cultural Arts Center, 527 E. Main St., Hillsboro. 503-615-3485.

21 Attorney Nicole Schaefer, “Animal Law,” 6:30 p.m., Cedar Mill Library, Portland.

22 Screening of “Red, White and Black,” a documentary about minority winemakers, 6 p.m., Abbey Creek Vineyard, 31441 NW Commercial St., North Plains. $10. Brownpapertickets.com.

23 Portland Story Theater: “Polar Opposites: Amundsen, Scott and the Race for the Pole,” 7 p.m., Norse Hall, 111 NE 11th Ave., Portland. $15/$18. Supper: $3. Norsehall.org/arctic.

Owl Book Group: “The Moor’s Account” by Laila Lalami, 10:30 a.m., Cedar Mill Library, Portland.

24 Michael Kaeshammer, piano and jazz vocals, 8 p.m., Newmark Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland. Portland5.com.

Voices in Verse: Open mic poetry, 10:30 a.m., Cedar Mill Library, Portland.

Bad Motor Scooter, 7 to 10 p.m., Vancouver Moose Lodge, 11018 NE 18th St., Vancouver, Wash.

AARP Smart Driver class, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Mount Hood Medical Center Cascade Building, 24700 SE Stark St., Gresham. 503-863-7211.

27 Rhythm/Drum Circle, 6:30 p.m., Cedar Mill Library, Portland.

k.d. lang ingenue redux 25th anniversary tour, 8 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland. $35+. Orsymphony.org.

28 Film Club: “Harmonium” (Japan), 6:15 p.m., Cedar Mill Library, Portland.

LANE CALENDAR

1 Fossil Fun Month with Guy DiTorrice, 6 p.m., Living Rock Studios, 911 W. Bishop Way, Brownsville. For adults only. 720-326-3573.

Newcomers Club of Eugene/Springfield, 10 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 777 Coburg Road, Eugene. Guests welcome.

2 (through Feb. 18) “Noises Off,” 8 p.m. (2:30 p.m. Sundays), Cottage Theatre, 700 Village Dr., Cottage Grove. 541-942-8001.

(through April 15) AARP Income Tax Assistance, Fridays and Saturdays, by appointment, Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. Free. 541-682-5318.

Strong Life, Long Life, Building Resilience, 11 a.m. Fridays, through March 9, Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $65/$79. 541-736-4444.

(also Feb. 4) McKenzie Express, 7 p.m., Springfield VFW, 5344 Main St.

3 Joy Harjo, “How We Became Human,” part of NEA Big Read, 3 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library, 10th and Olive. Free.

Pretty Gritty, 7:30 p.m., 755 River Road, Eugene. $10-$15. mmeyer@efn.org.

Mossbacks Volkssport Club, 8 a.m., Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. Carpool to Portland’s McMenamin’s Kennedy School neighborhood. Other events also Feb. 6, 10, 17, 24 and 26. Mossbacks.org.

Mind-Body Connection for Health with Cindy O’Brien, 9 a.m. to noon, Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $29/$35. 541-736-4444.

4 TJSO: Calamity Jazz, noon to 4:30 p.m., Elks Lodge, 1701 Centennial Blvd., Springfield. $10.

6 iPhone Tips and Tricks, 2 p.m., Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $17/$20. 541-736-4444.

The Art of Drawing for Beginners, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, through March 13, Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $77/$92. 541-736-4444.

Caregiver Support Group, 1 p.m. Tuesdays, Central Lutheran Church, 1857 Potter St., Eugene.

7 Effective Communication Strategies (Alzheimer’s), 10 a.m., 1151 NW Stewart Parkway, Roseburg. 800-272-3900.

Cork’s Crew, 6:30 p.m., The Embers, Eugene.

8 Watercolor with Pens and Ink, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, through March 15, Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $77/$92. 541-736-4444.

Memory and More, “Parkinson’s related issues and technological memory loss,” 10 a.m., First Baptist Church of Eugene, 3550 Fox Meadow Dr. 541-345-0341.

(also Feb. 22) Caregiver Support Group, 1:30 p.m., Good Samaritan, 3500 Hilyard St., Eugene.

Caregiver Support Group, 10 a.m., Bethesda Lutheran Church, 4445 Royal Ave., Eugene.

9 Healthy Living for your Brain and Body, 10 a.m., River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr., Eugene. 800-272-3900.

Island Park Art Gallery: “Aprons and Albums” by Solini and Stacey, 5 to 7 p.m., Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. Free.

(through Feb. 11) Radio Redux, “Stage Door,” 7:30 p.m., Soreng Theater, Hult Center. $22/$19. 541-682-5000.

10 Emerald Valley Opry, 6 to 9:30 p.m., Powers Auditorium, Willamette High School, 1801 Echo Hollow Road, Eugene. Bands: Tatiamo, Julie Nedele, Fiddlin Big Sue, David Macauley, Down Home Boys. $8/$7.

13 Open microphone musical benefit for Habitat for Humanity, 6:30 p.m., Axe and Fiddle Music Pub, 657 E. Main St., Cottage Grove. Donations taken.

14 Peter Case, 7:30 p.m., 755 River Road, Eugene. $20. mmeyer@efn.org. Park one block from house.

Take a Better Picture with your Device, 4 to 6 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. $10. 541-682-5318.

Chocolate Buffet, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $4/$5. 541-736-4444.

15 Fossil Fun Month with Guy DiTorrice, 6 p.m., Living Rock Studios, 911 W. Bishop Way, Brownsville. For youth. 720-326-3573.

16 Food and Wine Fusion, Just Desserts, 7 to 9 p.m., Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $19/$23. 541-736-4444.

(also Feb. 23) Preston and Gwen, 6:30 p.m., Eugene Elks. 541-345-8416.

17 Oregon Trail Lacemakers, 10 a.m., Willamette Oaks Retirement Living, Eugene. 541-913-9070.

20 Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s, 10 a.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. 800-272-3900.

21 Positive Aging for Women, 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays, through March 14, Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $44/$55. 541-736-4444.

Caregiver Support Group, 6 p.m., Waterford Grand, 600 Waterford Way, Eugene. Also at 4:30 p.m. Riverbend Hospital, 12A, Springfield.

22 Living with Alzheimer’s-Middle Stage (part 2), 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. 800-272-3900.

Garden Preparation, 6:30 p.m., Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $18/$21. 541-736-4444.

24 Declutter and Organize Your Home, 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays, through March 3, Willamalane, 215 West C St., Springfield. $29/$35. 541-736-4444.

26 Lane County Chapter, National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association, noon, Sizzler Restaurant, 1010 Postal Way, Springfield. “Clinical trials including Alzheimer’s.”

How to Use Online Banking on any Device, 6 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. $5. 541-682-5318.

28 Where to Start to Love your Heart, 2 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. 541-682-5318.

LINN BENTON CALENDAR

1 “What is Cultural Appropriation?” 6 p.m., Main Meeting Room, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library.

2 Hilltop Big Band with Sherri Bird, 7:30 p.m., The Old World Deli, Corvallis.

(through April 13) AARP Tax-Aide program, by appointment: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, Albany Senior Center; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Saturdays, Albany Public Library. 541-917-7760.

Chocolate Social, 12:30 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. Free. 541-917-7760.

Lecture: Jorge Cham, creator of “Piled Higher and Deeper,” speaks on “The Science Gap, 9 a.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Free.

Music ala Carte: The Delgani String Quartet, noon, Memorial Union, OSU.

6 Blood Pressure Clinic, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. Free.

Valentine’s Gift Box Crafting, 1 to 3 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. $6.

7 Relocating to a Senior Community, 12:30 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. Free.

Movie Night at the Whiteside, 7 p.m., 361 SW Madison Ave. $7. See Facebook for movie listings.

8 Love and Loss during Valentine’s Day, 12:30 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. Free.

9 Newport 60+ Activity Center trip: Mount Angel Wurstfest, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 20 SE 2nd St. $21. 541-265-9617.

Music ala Carte: Bob Brudvig and OSU Percussion Ensemble, noon, Memorial Union, OSU.

10 International Games Day, 2 to 5 p.m., Main Meeting Room, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Free.

Movie Matinee: “Kedi,” 12:30 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. Free.

12 (through Feb. 24) OSU150 Sea Grant Festival, celebrating OSU’s many years of stewardship in protecting our coasts and oceans. Communications.oregonstate.edu/sea for schedule.

13 Card-making workshop, 1 to 3 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. Free. Albanyparksandrecreation.org.

14 Scrapbook Workshop, 1 to 4 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. Free, but bring your own supplies.

15 Invisible Losses: Addressing Grief in its Many Forms, 12:30 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. Free.

Soprano Amy Hansen and guitarist Hideki Yamaya, 7:30 p.m., Benton Hall, 1650 SW Pioneer Pl., Corvallis. Free.

16 Healthy Eating on a Budget, 12:30 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave.

(through Feb. 18) 2018 Corvallis Contra Weekend, various locations. Corvallisfolklore.org.

Music ala Carte: Eric Alterman, cello, and Ednaldo Borba, piano, noon, Memorial Union, OSU.

17 Newport 60+ Activity Center trip: Oregon Asian Celebration, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 20 SE 2nd St. $26. 541-265-9617.

Classical guitarist Jon Sharp and soprano Rebecca Fromherz, 3 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Free.

Corvallis Polar Plunge, to support Special Olympics, Crystal Lake Sports Fields and Kendall Natural Area, 100 SE Fischer Lane, Corvallis. smaccarthy@soor.org.

18 Steinway Piano Series: Garrick Ohlsson, 4 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. $25/$28. Corvallispiano.org.

19 Senior Resources Panel and Q&A, noon to 2 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. albanyparksandrec-reation.org.

20 Home Safety and Security Workshop, 12:30 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. Free.

Craft Night, 6:30 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave. Use library supplies or bring your own. 541-766-6793.

21 OSU Chamber Winds, 7:30 p.m., Benton Hall, 1650 SW Pioneer Pl., Corvallis. Free.

22 Newport 60+ Activity Center trip: Pittock Mansion, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., 20 SE 2nd St. $30. 541-265-9617.

Medicaid and Senior Living, noon, Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. Free.

(through March 11) “West Side Story,” 7 p.m., CSD Theaters, 1400 NW Buchanan Ave., Corvallis. $5-$12. Csdtheaters.com.

23 Celebrate “Tortilla Chip Day,” noon, Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. Free.

Movie Matinee: “American Made,” 12:30 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW. Free.

Music ala Carte: Carson Keeble, trombone and the OSU Trombone Ensemble, noon, Memorial Union, OSU.

(through Feb. 25) Friends of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library Big Book Sale, 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis.

26 OSU Wind Symphony, 7:30 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. $5.

28 Senior Art Class Showcase Opening Day Gala, noon to 2 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. 541-917-7760.

MARION POLK CALENDAR

1 (through Feb. 3) Salem Winter Brewfest, 4 to 10 p.m., Oregon State Capitol Park, 900 Court St., Salem. Salemwinterbrewfest.com.

2 World Ukulele Day Concert, 1 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Free.

Silvertones Community Singers practice, four-part harmony of old and new favorites, 10 a.m. Fridays, Silverton United Methodist Church, 203 Main St., Silverton. 503-873-2033.

3 Community Pancake Breakfast, 8 to 10:30 a.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. $6/$4.

AARP Tax Services, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Walk-in only.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection (residential only), 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tillamook Transfer Station, 1315 Ekloff Road, Tillamook. 503-815-3875.

All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m., Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $4.50.

Saturday Night Dance and Potluck, featuring Charles and the Angels, 7 to 10 p.m., Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.

4 Oregon Pioneer Spirit Folk Music Play-In, “Salem for All!” 1 p.m., Brown House Event Center, Stayton. Free. Brownhouse.org.

St. Mary of Shaw Knights of Columbus Biscuit and Gravy breakfast, 7:30 to 10 a.m., St. Mary’s Parish, 9168 Silver Falls Hwy. SE, Aumsville. $6/$2. 503-362-6159.

5 Bingo, 1 p.m. Fridays, South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE.

Abigail Scott Duniway chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, 10 a.m., Stayton Fire District, 1988 W. Ida St., Stayton. Learn about Mid Valley Literacy Center. 503-769-5951.

6 First Saturday Rummage, Art and Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE. 50 percent off glassware.

7 New Visions Support Group, 2 to 3 p.m., 680 State St., Suite 110, Salem. 503-581-4224 or info@blindskills.com.

Stayton Red Hat Strutters, noon, The Red Apple, 333 N. 2nd St., Stayton. 503-767-4123 to reserve spot.

Dementia Education, 1 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Free.

Actors Improv, 7 p.m., Silver Falls Library, Silverton.

8 Silverton Senior Center trip: Albany Carousel, leaving at 9 a.m. $18/$20. 503-873-3093.

(also Feb. 9) “Disenchanted,” 7:30 p.m., Elsinore Theater, 170 High St. SE, Salem. $29-$55. Elsinoretheatre.com.

9 (also Feb. 10) Wurstfest, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Mount Angel Festhalle, 500 S. Wilco Hwy. Free admission.

Newport 60+ Activity Center trip: Mount Angel Wurstfest, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 20 SE 2nd St. $21. 541-265-9617.

Oregon Symphony in Salem, “Tchaikovsky’s Pathetique,” 8 p.m., Smith Auditorium, Willamette University. $35-$50. Orsymphonysalem.org.

10 Willamette Valley Genealogical Society, “Ships’ Conditions for Immigrant Ancestors,” noon to 1 p.m., Anderson Room A, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE, Salem. 503-363-0880.

Crafts with Grandparents, 10 a.m. to noon, Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. $5 per grandchild.

Sons of Norway, Thor Lodge 2-042, potluck and entertainment, 3 p.m., Salem Masonic Temple, 1625 Brush College Road NW, Salem. 503-302-7973.

Saturday Night Dance and Potluck, featuring Lee and Evelyn Easter, 7 to 10 p.m., Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.

13 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Tea, Deepwood Estates, 1116 Mission St. SE, Salem. $35. 503-363-1825.

Ancestry Detectives, 10 a.m. to noon, Silver Falls Library, Silverton.

14 Lyons Garden Club, 1 p.m., Lyons Fire Department Conference Room, 1114 Main St. Topic: Biblical flowers and plants. 503-508-5913.

Exploring Oregon’s Heritage: Oregon’s 159th Birthday Party and Celebration of the 175th anniversaries of the Oregon Trail and Historic Vote at Champoeg, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Oregon State Capitol, Salem. Free.

Assistance League of Salem-Keizer 47th Annual Lasagna Lunch, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Willamette Heritage Center, 1313 Mill St. SE, Salem. $25. Als-k.org.

Literary Discussion Group, 1 p.m., Plaza Room, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE. 503-588-6315,

15 (through Feb. 24) “Burn This,” 7:30 p.m., M. Lee Pelton Theater, Willamette University, Salem. 503-370-6221.

17 Newport 60+ Activity Center trip: Oregon Asian Celebration, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 20 SE 2nd St. $26. 541-265-9617.

Saturday Night Dance and Potluck, featuring Jefferson Parks Band, 7 to 10 p.m., Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.

18 Ukulele Fans of Oregon, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Anderson Rooms A/B, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE.

20 Silverton Senior Center trip: Pendleton Woolen Mills and Fort Vancouver, 8:15 a.m. $20/$22. 503-873-3093.

Pancake/Biscuits and Gravy Breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m., South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE. $5/$3.

21 Shared Visions Support Group, 2 to 3 p.m., 680 State St., Suite 110, Salem. 503-581-4224 or info@blindskills.com.

Jake Shimabukuro, 8 p.m., Elsinore Theater, 170 High St. SE, Salem. $27-$57. Elsinoretheatre.com.

22 Barbara S. Mahoney, “The Salem Clique,” noon, Hearing Room C, Salem Capitol. Free. Oregonlegislature.gov to stream the lecture.

23 (through Feb. 25) Friends of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library Big Book Sale, 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis.

Eugene Ballet, “Sympathique and Everything but the Kitchen Sink,” 7:30 p.m., Elsinore Theatre, 170 High St. SE, Salem. $25-$45. Elsinoretheatre.com.

24 The Young Dubliners, 8 p.m., Elsinore Theater, 170 High St. SE, Salem. $20-$25. Elsinoretheatre.com.

Saturday Night Dance and Potluck, featuring Crossfire, 7 to 10 p.m., Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.

25 Spaghetti Dinner, 2 to 6.m., St. Mary’s Parish Hall, 9168 Silver Falls Hwy., Aumsville. $10/$6. Raffle included. 503-362-6159.