Monthly Events List

Below are events from the monthly events digest in our print editions. Below events in appear in the JANUARY 2019 edition.

JANUARY 2019 EVENTS

Portland Metro

South Valley

Marion-Polk Counties

PORTLAND METRO CALENDAR

Dec. 29 — End Choices informational seminar, 1 p.m., Oceanview Senior Living, 525 NE 71st St., Newport.

1 — Dance with live music, every Tuesday. Potluck at 5:30 p.m., music from 6 to 8 p.m., Gresham Senior Center. 503-988-9897.

2 — (also Jan. 16) Crafternoon Tea, 2 to 4 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Bring your own handicraft project.

4 — (through Feb. 10) “Dial M for Murder,” 7:30 p.m., Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 State St., Lake Oswego. $34/$32. Lakewoodcenter.org.

5 — Free Swap, 1 to 3 p.m., Garden Home Community Library Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.

6 — Metropolitan Youth Symphony, “Cantando,” 7:30 p.m., Newmark Theater, Portland. $11+. Playmys.org.

8 — Learn more about Garden Home and Forest Grove historical societies, 7 p.m., Elsie Stuhr Senior Center, 5550 SW Hall Blvd., Beaverton. $3 to benefit Beaverton Historical Society. Historicbeaverton.org.

AARP Smart Driver, 1 to 4:15 p.m., and 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 9, Portland Adventist Medical Center, 10123 SE Market St., Portland. 503-665-3038.

Radical Empathy and Immigration Story Exchange, 6 p.m., U.S. Bank Room, Central Library, 801 SW 10th Ave., Portland. 503-988-5123.

9 — “Sold on a Monday” by Kristina McMorris, 9:30 a.m., Harmony West Room HW130, 7738 SE Harmony Road, Milwaukie. $3. 503-594-0620.

11 — (through Jan. 13) “An Evening with C.S. Lewis,” 8 p.m., Winningstad Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland. $30+. Portland5.com.

 

12 — Mindfulness Breath by Breath, 11 a.m. to noon, GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Free.

Genealogical Society of Washington County Oregon, 10 a.m. to noon, Hillsboro Brookwood Library, 2850 NE Brookwood Pkwy. 503-716-8029 for program details.

River West Village information meeting, 10 a.m. to noon, Shalom Building/St. Luke Lutheran Church, 4595 SW California St., Portland.

Nancy Curtin, Cal Scott, Eddie Parente and Dave Captein, 7:30 p.m., Winona Grange #271, 8340 SW Seneca St., Tualatin. $25. Brownpapertickets.com.

(through Feb. 10) “Sense and Sensibility,” 7:30 p.m., Portland Center Stage at The Armory, 128 NW 11th Ave., Portland. $25+. Pcs.org.

15 — Rivers East Village information meeting, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., Clackamas Fire Station, 6600 SE Lake Road, Milwaukie. 971-808-2340.

A Brand New Day: Surviving the Aftermath of the Holidays 6 p.m., Lake Oswego Adult Community Center, 505 G Ave. $5. 503-635-3758.

 

16 — (also Jan. 17) AARP Smart Driver, 12:15 to 3:15 p.m., King City Civic Association, 15245 SW 116th Ave., King City. 503-639-6565.

Portland Then and Now II, 9:30 a.m., Harmony West Room HW130, 7738 SE Harmony Road, Milwaukie. $3. 503-594-0620.

17 — Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Plant Yourself Where You Will Bloom, noon to 1 p.m., U.S. Bank Room, Central Library, 801 SW 10th Ave., Portland. 503-988-5123.

19 — Ukulele Jam, 11 a.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Ukuleles available for checkout: tinyurl.com/y8xgfmth.

20-The History of African Story Telling 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., U.S. Bank Room, Central Library, 801 SW 10th Ave., Portland. 503-988-5123.

AARP Smart Driver, 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Legacy Emanuel Hospital, Portland. 503-286-9688.

Peregrine Literary Series: Celebrate the birthday of William Stafford, former Oregon poet laureate, 3 p.m., Stickman’s Brew Pub, 40 N. State St., Lake Oswego. Bring canned food donations.

21 — Sandy Historical Museum Field Trip, 9:30 a.m., Harmony West Room HW130, 7738 SE Harmony Road, Milwaukie. $3. 503-594-0620.

23-Art Night: Classic Valentine’s Crafts 6 to 8 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Free.

24 — (through Feb. 24) “Nunsense,” Broadway Rose Theater, 12850 SW Grant Ave., Tigard. 503-620-5262.

27 — Music by Julie Amici, 2 to 3 p.m., Tualatin Public Library. Free.

29 — Meet George Byron Wright, author of “I Am Ned Pine, 7 p.m., Broadway Book, 1714 NE Broadway.

30 — A Will is Not Enough in Oregon, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Tualatin Public Library Community Room. Free.

 

SOUTH VALLEY CALENDAR

Dec. 29 — End Choices informational seminar, 1 p.m., Oceanview Senior Living, 525 NE 71st St., Newport.

1 — Mossbacks Volkssport Club, 10 a.m., REI, 1405 NW Johnson, Portland. Mossbacks.org for more walks.

2 — Movie: “The Children Act,” 1:30 p.m., Chintimini Senior and Community Center, 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. $3.

Try Chess for Free

9 a.m. to noon, Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. Getrec.org or 541-682-5318.

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

4 —Joe Manis Jazz Trio, 6 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library, 10th and Olive. Free. 541-682-5450.

5 — Grange monthly flea market, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 3055 Willakenzie Road, Eugene.

6 — Traditional Jazz Society of Oregon, noon to 5 p.m., Springfield Elks Lodge, 1701 Centennial Blvd. $10. 541-726-1618.

7 — (through Jan. 11) Free Fitness Week, Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. 541-682-5318.

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

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

Try it: Virtual Reality, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library, 10th and Olive. Free. 541-682-5450.

9 — Make Your Next Plate Great: Building Healthy Meals, 2 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library, 10th and Olive. Free. 541-682-5450.

10 — Living with Alzheimer’s-Late Stage (Part 1), 10:30 a.m. to noon, Siuslaw Public Library, 1460 Ninth St., Florence. 800-272-3900.

11 — Living with Alzheimer’s-Late Stage (Parts 1 and 2), 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., River Road Park, 1400 Lake District, Eugene. 800-272-3900.

Nightclub: Wild Hog in the Woods, 7:30 p.m., Chintimini Senior Center, 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. $8.

12 — Osteoporosis Prevention, 9 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $29/$32. 541-736-4444.

Emerald Valley Opry, 5 to 9:30 p.m., Powers Auditorium, Willamette High School, 1801 Echo Hollow Road, Eugene. $8/$5.

Willamette Valley Puppeteers, featuring artist and mask collector Diana Stearns, 11 a.m., Petersen Barn Community Center, 870 Berntzen Road, Eugene. dlhlibrary@aol.com or 458-205-8570.

13 — Chintimini trip: “Lion King” at the Hult Center, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. $100/$125. 541-766-6959.

Oregon Guitar Quartet

3 to 4 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Free.

 

14 — Get Started with Your Devices, 6 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. $5. Getrec.org or 541-682-5318.

15 — The ABCD’s of After Death Arrangements, 11 a.m., Chintimini Senior and Community Center, 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. Free.

16 — “Little Italy,” 1:30 p.m., Chintimini Senior and Community Center, 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. $3.

Dealing with Downsizing, 2 p.m., Chintimini Senior and Community Center, 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. $8.

Detox 101, 2 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. Free. Getrec.org or 541-682-5318.

Learn about YouTube, 9:30 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $17/$20. 541-736-4444.

17 — Retired Senior Providers of Lane County, “De-escalating anger, conflicts and intervention,” 2 p.m., Sheldon Oaks Retirement, 2525 Cal Young Road. 541-342-1983.

Disaster Preparedness, noon, Chintimini Senior and Community Center, 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. Free.

Community Breakfast, 7:45 to 8:45 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $3.50/$4.20. 541-736-4444.

18 — Getting Started with an Alzheimer’s diagnosis, noon to 1 p.m., Senior Health and Wellness Center, 4010 Aerial Way, Eugene. 800-272-3900.

Riverside Chamber Symphony, 2 p.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $5. 541-736-4444.

19- Angelique Kidjo

7:30 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. 541-737-5592.

 

23 — “The Last Word,” 1:30 p.m., Chintimini Senior Center, 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. $3.

24 — Living with Alzheimer’s-Early Stage (Part 1), 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. 800-272-3900.

25 — Oregon Symphony, 8 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. 541-737-5592.

26 — Intro to Digitizing Vinyl and Audio Cassettes, 1 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library, 10th and Olive. Free. 541-682-5450.

Sixth Annual Burns Night Dinner, 6 p.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. Live music, food and more. Burnsnighteugene.com.

28 — Healthy Living for your Brain and Body, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. 800-272-3900.

Lane County Chapter, National Active and Retired Federal Employees, “Advanced Directives and POLST,” noon, Sizzler Restaurant, 1010 Postal Way, Springfield.

Corvallis Low Vision Support Group, 2 p.m. Call Stella, 541-740-2817.

Low Vision/Macular Degeneration Support Group, 2 p.m., Chintimini Senior and Community Center, 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. Free.

30 — Snowshoeing trip, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., through Campbell Center, Eugene. $45. 541-682-5318 or getrec.org.

 

MARION POLK CALENDAR

Dec. 29 — End Choices informational seminar, 1 p.m., Oceanview Senior Living, 525 NE 71st St., Newport. endchoices@gmail.com.

Dec. 31 — New Year’s Eve Party, 8 p.m., Fireside Lounge, Oregon Garden Resort, 895 W. Main St., Silverton. 503-874-2500.

 

1 — First Day Hike Event at Silver Falls State Park, guided by a park ranger. Day-use fees apply. Bit.ly/ParkStoreEvents to register and for other hikes.

Salem’s Riverfront Carousel is offering free rides

Noon to 4 p.m., 101 Front St. NE. Bring canned food donations. Salemcarousel.org.

 

2 — Bingo, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.

Paperback Book Exchange

2 to 3 p.m., Anderson Rooms A/B, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE.

 

3 — (through Jan. 20) “A Nice Family Christmas,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre West, 3536 SE Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. $15/$13. Theatrewest.com.

4 — Lunch and Learn: Oregon State Ombudsman Program, noon to 1 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Lunch included, donations taken. 503-873-3093.

Tech Trek, 1 to 2 p.m., Plaza Room, Salem Public Library.

 

(through Jan. 20) Salem on Ice, noon to 5 p.m., Riverfront Park, 200 Water St. NE, Salem. $12-$15. Salemonice.com.

5 — First Saturday Rummage Sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE.

All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m., Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $4.50.

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

8 — Compassionate Friend Support Group, 7 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St.

Ancestry Detectives Genealogy Group, 10 a.m. to noon, Silver Falls Library, Silverton. Ancestrydetectives.org.

9 — End Choices informational seminar, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St SE, Salem. Free. endchoices@gmail.com.

10 — Singles Dine Out Club, 6 p.m., Tony’s Restaurant, Mount Angel.

11 — (also Jan. 12) Bad Motor Scooter at Keizer Elks Lodge, 8 p.m. to midnight.

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

12 — Bad Motor Scooter, 2 p.m., Canby Public Library.

13 — 1890s Tea, 2 to 4 p.m., Deepwood Museum and Gardens, 1116 Mission St. SE, Salem. $35. Deepwoodmuseum.org to register and for more 2019 teas.

15 — Native Woody Plant Propagation Workshop, 6 to 8 p.m., Willamette Heritage Center’s Dye House, 1313 Mill St. SE, Salem. Free. Marioncomga.org.

16 — Books for Lunch, noon, Heritage Room, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE. 503-588-6315 for book title.

17 — Salem Public Library Volunteer Orientation, 6 p.m., Heritage Room, 585 Liberty St. SE.

18 — Lunch and Learn: Kelly Hilton, health coach, noon, Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. 503-873-3093.

19 — End Choices informational seminar, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St SE, Salem. Free. endchoices@gmail.com.

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

Health Fair, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Salvation Army Kroc Community Center, 1865 Bill Frey Dr. NE, Salem. Salem.kroccenter.org.

Pancake Breakfast fundraiser 8 to 10 a.m., South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE. $5.

 

23 — Bad Motor Scooter, 8 to 11 p.m., Salem Eagles.

Revitalize Downtown Stayton Main Street assessment, 6 p.m., Brown House Event Center, 425 N. First Ave., Stayton. downtownstayton.org.

25 — Lunch and Learn: Silver Falls School District, noon, Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. 503-873-3093.

Salem Art Walk-Final Friday, 4 to 8 p.m., Prisms Gallery, Reed Opera House, 189 Liberty St., Suite B-2, Salem. Salemartwalk.com.

26 — Saturday Night Dance and Potluck, with The Country Gents, 7 to 10 p.m., Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.

(also Jan. 27) Oregon Wedding Showcase, 10 a.m., Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem. Oregonweddingshowcase.com.

27 — Pancake Breakfast, 8:30 a.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. $5.

29 — Salem Reads opening night, with art exhibit, book giveaway, writing challenge deadline, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Main Floor, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE. splfoundation.org.