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

South Valley

Marion-Polk Counties

PORTLAND METRO CALENDAR

April 28-29 Northwest Handmade Musical Instrument Exhibit, noon to 5 p.m., Clark Commons/Wiegand Recital Hall, Marylhurst University. $3. Nwmusicalinstrumentshow.org.

MAY

1 Nerd Night: Trivia for Adults, 6:30 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.

2 Kraxberger Gearheads, 9:30 a.m., Harmony West, Harmony Community Campus, Room HW 130, Milwaukie. $3. 503-594-0620.

International Folk Dance Club, 2:30 p.m., Marshall Center, Vancouver, Wash. $2. 360-216-6264.

(also May 16) Crafternoon Tea, 2 to 4 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.

Prime Timers Dining Club, 6 p.m., Heidi’s Restaurant, 1230 NE Cleveland, Gresham. 503-936-5861 or PrimeTimersDiningClub. com.

(also May 3) AARP Smart Driver Class, 1 to 4:15 p.m., Portland Adventist Medical Center, 10123 SE Market St., Portland. 503-256-4000.

History of Tualatin’s VFW, 1 p.m., Tualatin Heritage Center. Tualatinhistoricalsociety.org.

4 Art of the Story Show: Geraldine Buckley, “Inadvertent Adventures-Tales to Make You Laugh and Think,” 7 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.

(through May 6) 18th Annual Spring Unveiling Arts Festival, various galleries, Cannon Beach. Cbgallerygroup.com.

Knitting and Crochet Workshop, 10 a.m., Tualatin Heritage Center. Free.

Rob Lowe, “Stories I Only Tell My Friends,” 8 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland. Portland5.com.

5 Misty Mamas CD release party, 7 p.m., Magenta Theater, 1108 Main St., Vancouver, Wash. $13/$15. Magentatheater.com.

6 Portland Youth Philharmonic, “Pictures at an Exhibition,” 4 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland. $5-$60. Portlandyouthphil.org.

8 Overview and History of the DAR, SAR and Children of the American Revolution, 7 p.m., Beaverton Lodge Retirement Home, 12900 SW 9th St., Beaverton. $3. 503-430-0106.

Tuesday Night Nourishment Book Group: “Chicago” by Brian Doyle, 7 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.

9 The Geezer Gallery, 9:30 a.m., Harmony West, Harmony Community Campus, Room HW 130, Milwaukie. $3. 503-594-0620.

Early Learning Champions Awards Luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Club Green Meadows, Vancouver, Wash.

12 Misty Mamas CD release party, 7 p.m., Taborspace, 5441 SE Belmont St., Portland. $13/$15. Mistymamas.brownpapertickets.com.

Genealogical Society of Washington County Oregon, “German Research,” 10 a.m. to noon, Hillsboro Brookwood Library, 2850 NE Brookwood Pkwy. Free. 503-716-8029.

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

16 Oregon Historical Wildlife, 9:30 a.m., Harmony West, Harmony Community Campus, Room HW 130, Milwaukie. $3. 503-594-0620.

Senior Dance with Bad Motor Scooter, 8 to 11 p.m., Longview Moose Lodge, 9221 Washington Way, Longview.

Oregon Conversation Project: In Science We Trust, 6 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.

(through May 19) Northwest Senior Theatre, “Love is on the Air,” Alpenrose Dairy Opera House, 6149 SW Shattuck Road, Portland. $5. 503-227-2003 or bettymer@comcast.net.

17 Conserving Habitat and History: Managing Cultural Resources in the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services, 7 p.m., Tualatin Heritage Center. $3. Iafi.org/lowercolumbia.

18 Opening reception, “Art of Currents Gallery’s Favorite Teachers Show,” 4 to 8 p.m., 532 NE Third St., McMinnville.

Garden Home History Project honors author Virginia Mapes, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Garden Home Recreation Center, 7475 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Free.

Film Night: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” 7 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.

Bill Nye Live!, 7:30 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland. $40+. Portland5.com.

Martha Grover, “The End of My Career,” 3:30 p.m., The Old Library, BP John Admin, Marylhurst University. Free.

20 Authors Kirsten Rian and Emmet Wheatfall, 3 p.m., Stickmen Brewery, 40 N. State St., Lake Oswego. Canned good donations accepted. 503-344-4449.

21 Benefit concert for WildCat Ridge Sanctuary, with Aaron Meyer and JP, 4 to 6 p.m., Chehalem Tasting Room, Newberg. $75. 503-873-2309 or wildcatridge.schoolauction. net/music.

23 Six Years in the Hanoi Hilton, 9:30 a.m., Harmony West, Harmony Community Campus, Room HW 130, Milwaukie. $3. 503-594-0620.

Pattern Design Workshop, 6:30 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.

AARP Smart Driver Class, 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Legacy Emanuel Hospital, 2801 N. Gantenbein Ave., Portland. 503-286-9688.

26 Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble, 7 p.m., Alberta Rose Theater, 3000 NE Alberta St., Portland. $20-$35. 503-764-4131.

27 Sunday Senior Dance with Bad Motor Scooter, Luepke Center, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd., Vancouver, Wash.

28 Memorial Day Concert with Bad Motor Scooter, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bonaventure of Salmon Creek, 13700 NE Salmon Creek Ave., Vancouver, Wash.

Memorial Day Commemoration, 10:45 a.m., Winona Cemetery, 9900 SW Tualatin Road. Followed by BBQ picnic, noon, Tualatin Community Park, 8515 SW Tualatin Road. 503-701-0392.

30 Madrone Wall: 20 Years in the Making of a Park, 9:30 a.m., Harmony West, Harmony Community Campus, Room HW 130, Milwaukie. $3. 503-594-0620.

SOUTH VALLEY CALENDAR

April 26 David Roth, 7:30 p.m., 118 Merry Lane, Eugene. $15-$20. mmeyer@efn.org.

April 28 Third Annual Women’s Symposium, “Opportunities for a Better Life,” 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wheeler Pavilion, Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave., Eugene. Sponsored by Lions Club International, Lions District 36-R. $20/$25. Facebook.com/2018Women’s Symposium, or 541-543-5791.

April 30 Dylan Foley with Eamon O’Leary, 7:30 p.m., 755 River Road, Eugene. $20. mmeyer@efn.org.

MAY

1 Dr. Doolittle – Talk to Your Dog, informational session with dog trainers, 10 a.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. Free. No dogs, please. 541-682-5318.

Da Vinci Days STEAM Lectures, 6 p.m., Courtyard Corvallis by Marriott. Also on May 8 (Technology), May 15 (Engineering), May 22 (Arts), May 29 (Mathematics).

Mossbacks Volkssport Club, 9:45 a.m., JC Thriftway Market, 336 NE US 20 Business, Toledo. Mossbacks.org for more April walks.

2 Free computer, iPad and cell phone assistance, 10 a.m. to noon, by appointment, Wednesdays and Fridays, Newport 60+ Activity Center, 20 SE 2nd St. 541-265-9617.

Walk with Ease, noon to 1 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, through June 29, Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. Info session at noon April 25. Free. 541-682-4103 to register.

Ballroom and Partner Dancing, 7:45 p.m., through Sept. 26, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $5/$6. 541-736-4444.

3 (also May 24) Understanding and Participating in the Web, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Main Meeting Room, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Free. 541-766-6483.

(also May 10 and 17) Living with Alzheimer’s-Early Stage, 10 a.m., Lane Community College, 101 W. 10th Ave., Eugene. 800-272-3900.

4 Hilltop Big Band, classic and contemporary jazz and swing, 7:30 p.m., The Old World Deli, Corvallis.

(also May 9) New to Medicare, 4 to 6 p.m., Curves, 3165 W. 11th Ave., Eugene. Free.

(also May 11 and 18) Living with Alzheimer’s-Early Stage, 10 a.m., River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr., Eugene. 800-272-3900.

Music ala Carte: Nathalie Fortin, piano, and Bruce Tabb, flute, noon, Memorial Union Lounge, OSU.

5 (also May 6) McKenzie Artists’ Guild 27th Annual Art Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Leaburg Fire and Training Center, 42870 McKenzie Hwy., Leaburg.

Talking About Dying, 2 p.m., Main Meeting Room, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, Corvallis.

(also May 6) Giant Indoor Garage Sale, 4 to 9 p.m., Eugene Elks Lodge, 2470 W. 11th Ave., Eugene. 541-342-1530.

(also May 6) Carriage Me Back to 1918, 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3:30 p.m. Friday, and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Linn County Historical Museum, Brownsville. $10. 541-466-3390.

6 TJSO: Gold Coast, noon to 4:30 p.m., Elks Lodge, 1701 Centennial Blvd., Springfield. $10.

8 Open microphone musical benefit for Habitat for Humanity, 6:30 p.m., Axe and Fiddle Music Pub, 657 E. Main St., Cottage Grove. Donations accepted. 541-942-3878.

iPhone: Getting Started, 9:30 a.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $10/$13. 541-736-4444.

9 Veterans and Family Connections Social Night, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. Free. 541-682-5318.

Flower Power Part 1, 6:30 p.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $89/$107. 541-736-4444.

Albany Stamp Club, 1:45 p.m., 1929 Grand Prairie Road, Albany. 541-974-4891.

10 Memory and More support group, 10 a.m. to noon, First Baptist Church of Eugene, 3550 Fox Meadow Dr., Eugene.

Genealogy: Local Research and Introduction, 2 p.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. Free. 541-736-4444.

11 Willamette Confluence Preserve Tour, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St. Free. Intended for those unable to walk the three-mile public tour. 541-682-5318.

Music ala Carte: Dana Reason Ensemble, noon, Memorial Union Lounge, OSU. Free.

12 Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Springfield Elks Lodge, 1701 Centennial Blvd. $6. 541-607-0355.

“The Last Footlights,” an original musical, 7 p.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $10. 541-736-4444.

(also May 13) Mother’s Day in the Garden, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., The Thyme Garden, 20546 Alsea Hwy., Alsea. Thymegarden.com.

Adair History Day, 11 a.m., Santiam Christian High School, Adair Village.

13 “The Last Footlights,” an original musical, 2 p.m., River Road, 1400 Lake Dr., Eugene. Includes tea, treats and meeting the cast. $18. 541-688-4052.

14 (through May 18) Campbell Center Bike Week. Get Your Bike Ready for Summer, 5:30 p.m. May 14, $15. Coffee for bike riders, May 15, free. How to do a Multi-Day Bike Trip, 6:30 p.m. May 15, free. Bike Group Special Edition, 10 a.m. May 16, free. Eugene Mural Bike Tour, 10 a.m. May 17, $10. Not Your Parents’ Bike Demo, 9:30 a.m. May 18, free. 541-682-5318.

17 Retired Senior Providers of Lane County, “Fire Safety in the Home,” 2 p.m., Sheldon Oaks Retirement, 2525 Cal Young Road, Eugene. Free. 541-342-1983.

18 Alzheimer’s Diagnosis: Getting Started, noon, Senior Health and Wellness Center, 4010 Aerial Way, Eugene. 800-272-3900.

Music ala Carte: OSU Chamber Strings, noon, Memorial Union Lounge, OSU. Free.

(also May 18, 20, 25 and 27) McKenzie Express, 7 p.m., Springfield VFW, 5344 Main St., Springfield.

19 Eugene Gleemen: Hits of the ‘60s, 7:30 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 1685 W. 13th Ave., Eugene. Also at 2:30 p.m. May 20, Wildish Theater, 630 Main St., Springfield. $15/$12. EugeneGleemen.org or wildishtheater.com.

21 Recognize Internet Scams, 6 to 7 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. $5. 541-682-5318.

Garden Fitness Workshop, 10:30 a.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $10/$12. 541-736-4444.

23 Beer Tasting Introduction, 6 p.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $17/$21. 541-736-4444.

24 International Connections, Women and Peace, 2 p.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. Free. 541-736-4444.

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s, 11:30 a.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. 800-272-3900.

25 Protect Yourself Against Cyber Predators, 2 p.m., Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Springfield. Free. 541-736-4444.

Music ala Carte: OSU Campus Band, noon, Memorial Union Lounge, OSU. Free.

30 Healthy Living for your Brain and Body, 10 a.m., Petersen Barn Community Center, 870 Berntzen Road, Eugene. 800-272-3900.

MARION POLK CALENDAR

1 Mobile dental van, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., by appointment, Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. 503-873-3093.

(through May 11) OSU: 150th Anniversary Exhibit, Oregon State Capitol.

First Tuesday Art Talk with Jim Hockenhull, 10 a.m., Bush Barn Art Center, 600 Mission St. SE, Salem. Free.

2 (through June 13) “The Elephant Man,” 7:30 p.m., Pentacle Theatre, 324 52nd Ave. NW, Salem. $29. Pentacletheatre.org.

Bingo, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.50.

3 Hawaiian Luau Dinner, 6 to 8 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. $21/$20. Dinner by SHS students; entertainment by Silverton Ukulele Network.

Family History Class, 2 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. $2.

4 (through May 6) Annual Spring Rummage, Plant, Book and Art Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE.

5 Senior Citizen Breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m., Silverton Middle School, 714 Schlador St., Silverton. Free. 503-873-3093.

Prince of Peace Episcopal Church’s Afternoon Tea with Mum and Me, 2 p.m., Masonic Temple, 1625 Brush College Road, West Salem. $20/$15. 503-585-1479 or 503-370-9733.

Bad Motor Scooter, 8 p.m., Salem Eagles Lodge, 2771 Pence Loop SE, Salem.

Local Author Fair, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Stayton Public Library, 515 N. 1st Ave.

Walk MS: Salem, 9 a.m., Riverfront Park, 200 Water St. NE, Salem. Main.nationalmssociety.org.

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

7 Abigail Scott Duniway chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, “Latest Update on Recycling in Marion and Linn Counties,” 10 a.m., Stayton Fire District, 1988 W. Ida St., Stayton. Park in back. 503-769-5951.

Saturday Night Dance and Potluck, with Jefferson Parks Band, Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.

8 Willamette Valley Women’s Military League, hosting Colonel Dwight Morse and his JROTC representatives, 11 a.m., Walery’s Pizza, 1555 Edgewater NW, Salem. 503-362-6858.

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

10 Silverton Senior Center trip: Lilac Gardens. 503-873-3093.

“How to Know When It’s Time for Memory Care, 1 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Free.

“Borderline Crazies,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre West, 3536 Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. Theatrewest.com.

12 Mother’s Day Tea and Fashion Show, 2 to 4 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. $15.

Willamette Valley Genealogical Society, “Irish Research,” noon to 1 p.m., Anderson Rooms A/B, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE. 503-364-9439.

Celebrate Syttende Mai (Norwegian Constitution Day), with folk music, dancing and Norwegian food potluck, 6:30 p.m., Sons of Norway, Brush College Road NW, Salem. 503-302-7973.

Sheep to Shawl Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Willamette Heritage Center, 1313 Mill St. SE, Salem. Willametteheritage.org.

(also May 23) Saturday Dance with Bad Motor Scooter, 8 p.m., Salem Eagles Lodge, 2771 Pence Loop SE, Salem.

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

13 Mother’s Day Museum Tours, 1 to 4 p.m., Bush House Museum, 600 Mission St. SE, Salem. Free.

16 (through June 10) “Shout! The Mod Musical,” 7:30 p.m., The Historic Grand Theater, 187 High St. NE, Salem. $23/$28. 503-585-3427.

17 (through May 20) Keizer Iris Festival, 10 a.m., various events. Keizerchamber.com.

18 (also May 19) Keizer Community Library Spring Book Sale, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Keizer City Hall. 503-390-2370 or keizerlibrary.org.

(through May 20) Detroit Lake Fishing Derby, 6 a.m., Detroit City Hall, 160 Detroit Ave. detroitlakeoregon.org.

19 Pet Parade, 10 a.m., downtown Silverton.

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

Saturday Night Dance and Potluck, with The Country Gents, Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.

20 Salem Concert Band provides a live musical score for the showing of “1805, A Town’s Tale,” 3 p.m., Elsinore Theatre, 170 High St., Salem. $20. Ticketswest.com.

21 Benefit concert for WildCat Ridge Sanctuary, with Aaron Meyer and JP, 4 to 6 p.m., Chehalem Tasting Room, Newberg. $75. 503-873-2309 or wildcatridge.schoolauction.net/music.

22 Lifestyle Changes and Housing, 6 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Free.

24 Tillamook County Democrats, 6 p.m., Tillamook County Library, Hatfield Room, 1716 Third St. tillcodems.org.

26 Saturday Night Dance and Potluck, with Crossfire, Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.