Monthly Events List

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

NOVEMBER 2018 EVENTS

Portland Metro

South Valley

Marion-Polk Counties

PORTLAND METRO CALENDAR

2 AARP Smart Driver, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Cedar Mill Library, 12505 NW Cornell Road, Portland. 503-871-2816.
3 (through Nov. 5) The Oregon Symphony, Symphony No. 103, “Drumroll,” 7:30 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. $24+. Orsymphony.org.
Stormwater Stars open house, 10 a.m. to noon, Jackson Middle School, 10625 SW 35th Ave., Portland. Free. Swni.org/stormwater.
4 Oregon Sinfonietta, 3 p.m., Sunnyside Seventh-day Adventist Church, 10501 SE Market St., Portland. Free. Cmsomus.org.
6 International Folk Dance Club, 2:30 p.m., Marshall Exercise Room, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd., Vancouver, Wash. $2. kendew@gmail.com.
Nerd Night: Trivia for Adults, 6:30 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.
November 2018 Featured Artists Show reception, 5 to 8 p.m., Sequoia Gallery, 136 SE Third Ave., Hillsboro. Free.
The Capitol Steps, “Make America Grin Again,” 7:30 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. $35+. Orsymphony.org.
Tuesday Night Dance and Potluck, 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Gresham Senior Center, 600 NE 8th St. $5.
AARP Smart Driver, 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Neighborhood House, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy., Portland. 503-244-5204. Small fee.
7 Vancouver Women’s Connection: “Gift Shopping for All Occasions,” 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Royal Oaks Country Club, 8917 NE Fourth Plain Road, Vancouver, Wash. Brunch: 360-892-5523 by Nov. 1. $21.
Crafternoon Tea, 2 to 4 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.
Prime Timers Dining Club, for singles 50 and older, 6 p.m., Heidi’s Restaurant, 1230 NE Cleveland, Gresham. 503-936-5861.
7 Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation’s annual Author and Illustrators Dinner and Silent Auction, with author Craig Johnson, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Hilton Vancouver Washington. $90. Fvrlfoundation.org.
8 Ghost Town Poetry Open Mic, featuring Ann Tweedy, 7 p.m., Angst Gallery, 1015 Main St., Vancouver, Wash.
Books and Brews, 7 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road. Gardenhomelibrary.org for a list of books.
The Oregon Symphony, Tchaikovsky vs. Drake, 7:30 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. $25+. Orsymphony.org.
9 Veteran Breakfast, 8 to 9:30 a.m., Juanita Pohl Center, 8513 SW Tualatin Road, Tualatin. Free. 503-691-3061 to register.
(also Nov. 10) Special Veterans Day Display, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Yamhill Valley Heritage Center, 11275 SW Durham Lane, McMinnville.
10 (also Nov. 11) Patriots Weekend Special, Chelatchie Prairie Railroad, noon and 2:30 p.m., Yacolt, Wash. $16/$15. Bycx.com.
Genealogical Society of Washington County Oregon, “Scottish Research,” 10 a.m. to noon, Hillsboro Brookwood Library. 503-716-8029.
Pretty Kitty Holiday Craft Bazaar, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tabor Space, 5441 SE Belmont St., Portland. Kittydreams.org.
Portland Youth Philharmonic, “The Far West,” Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland. $5+. Portlandyouthphil.org.
St. Therese 37th annual Christmas Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 132nd and NE Halsey, Portland. sttheresechristmasbazaar@gmail.com.
11 Newberg Community Band, “An American Fanfare,” featuring music of John Williams and more, 2:30 p.m., Bauman Auditorium, George Fox University. Free. Newbergcommunityband.com.
Metropolitan Youth Symphony, “The Authentic Voice,” 7:30 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland. $11-$40. Plymys.org.
The Oregon Symphony, “Pirates,” 2 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. $11+. Orsymphony.org.
13 AARP Smart Driver, 8:30 to 3:30 p.m., Juanita Pohl Center, 8513 SW Tualatin Road. 503-691-3061.
AARP Smart Driver, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Marquis Tualatin, 19945 SW Boones Ferry Road, Tualatin. 503-871-2816.
Tuesday Night Nourishment Book Group: “This is How it Always Is” by Laurie Frankel, 7 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland.
A Glimpse Into History, with Michael McCloskey, 7 p.m., Elsie Stuhr Senior Center, 5550 SW Hall Blvd., Beaverton. $3 donation benefits Beaverton Historial Society. Historicbeaverton.org.
Early Wine Influences in Yamhill County, 6 p.m., Yamhill County Historical Society, McMinnville. Donations taken.
14 A Slightly Silly Theatrical Launch Party for “Killalot” by Cindy Brown, 7 p.m., Annie Blooms Books, 7834 SW Capitol Hwy., Portland. 503-535-9792.
(through Nov. 17) Northwest Senior Theatre: “Twas the Daze Before Christmas,” 2 p.m., Alpenrose Dairy Opera House, 6149 Shattuck Road, Portland. $5 cash at the door. 503-227-2003.
16 Film Night: “Frida,” (Rated R), 7 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Free.
Give the Gift of Art reception, 4 to 8 p.m., Currents Gallery, 532 NE Third St., McMinnville.
AARP Smart Driver, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Gresham Senior Center, 600 NE 8th St. 503-789-2034. Small fee.
17 AARP Smart Driver, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Elsie Stuhr Center, 5550 SW Hall Blvd., Beaverton. 503-629-6342.
Ukulele Jam, 11 a.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Ukes available for checkout.
(through Nov. 19) The Oregon Symphony, Beethoven’s “Emperor,” 7:30 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. $24+. Orsymphony.org.
Baby Boomers Social Club, with Dischord Band, 7 to 10 p.m., Gresham Elks, 3330 NE Division St.
18 Peregrine Literary Series, “Words to Celebrate the Season,” with Andrea Hollander, 3 p.m., Stickman’s Brew Pub, 40 N. State St., Lake Oswego. 503-344-4449.
19 AARP Smart Driver, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuality Health Education Center, 334 SE 8th Ave., Hillsboro. 503-708-0050.
20 Reduce Your Waste, 7 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Free.
23 (through Dec. 23) Broadway Rose Theatre, “A 1940s Radio Christmas Carol,” 7:30 p.m. Wednesday to Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Broadway Rose New Stage, Tigard. $30+. Broadwayrose.org.
(through Nov. 25) The Oregon Symphony, “Disney in Concert: Magical Music from the Movies,” 7:30 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. $23+. Orsymphony.org.
Artists Lounge Live, “An Unforgettable Nat King Cole Christmas,” Winningstad Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland. $65+. Portland5.com.
Baby Boomers Social Club, with Kooltones, 7 to 11 p.m., Milwaukie Elks, 13121 SE McLoughlin Blvd. $8.
25 (through Dec. 16) Christmas Tree Trains, Chelatchie Prairie Railroad, 9:30 a.m., noon and 2:30 p.m. weekends, Yacolt, Wash. Bycx.com.
28 Art Night: Glowing Greeting Cards, 6:30 p.m., GHCL Annex, 7306 SW Oleson Road, Portland. Free.
NW Jamboree and Dance, noon to 3 p.m., Gresham Senior Center, 600 NE 8th St. $5. 503-988-9897.

SOUTH VALLEY CALENDAR

Oct. 27 Ghost hunting, 10:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., Monteith House, Albany. $50. Albanyvisitors.com.
NaNoWriMo Kickoff Party, 2 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave. Writing sessions, 2 to 5 p.m. Saturdays in November. cbcpubliclibrary.net for more events.
Oct. 29 Alcohol Inks, 10 to 11:30 a.m. or 1 to 2:30 p.m., Newport 60+ Activity Center, 20 SE 2nd St. $5.541-265-9617.
Trolley of Terror, 6 to 9 p.m. on the hour, Monteith House Museum, Albany. $10. 541-928-0911.
1 Jack the Ripper: His Life and Crimes in Popular Entertainment … 130 Years Later, 6 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library.
2 Eugene Vocal Arts and Eugene Concert Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Beall Concert Hall, University of Oregon. Eugeneconcertchoir.org.
Make a Fairy Lantern, 4 p.m., Sheldon Branch, Eugene Public Library. Also at 4 p.m. Nov. 9, Bethel Branch. 541-682-5450.
Marist Jazz and Concert Band, 6 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library.
3 Mossbacks Volkssport club, 8 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. Ct St., Springfield. Carpool to Reedville. Mossbacks.org.
(through Nov. 4) Philomath Frolic Annual Holiday Craft Fair, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Philomath High School.
4 Corvallis-OSU Piano International: Lukas Vondracek, 4 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. $25. Corvallispiano.org.
Intro to Online Genealogy, 1:30 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library. 541-682-5450 for more times.
6 Mossbacks Volkssport Club, 9:45 a.m. Hallmark Resort, 744 SW Elizabeth St., Newport. Mossbacks.org.
iPhone Getting Started, 9:30 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $10/$13. 541-736-4444.
7 It’s Never Too Late to Live the Life You Want, 1 p.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $15/$18. 541-736-4444.
Using Email on Your Phone, 2 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. $10. 541-682-5318.
NaNoWriMo: Come Write In, 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Downtown Eugene Public Library. 541-682-5450.
9 (through Nov. 11) Radio Redux: “The Day the Earth Stood Still,” 7:30 p.m., Hult Center, Eugene. $19-$22. 541-682-5000 or radioreduxusa.com.
Chintimini Night Club, with Amos True and the Easy Targets, 7 p.m., 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. $8.
10 Emerald Valley Opry, 6 p.m., Powers Auditorium, Willamette High School, Echo Hollow Road, Eugene. $8/$5. 541-688-0937.
AAUW: “Volunteers in Policing,” with Lindy Smith, 10 a.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 777 Coburg Road, Eugene. 541-556-8149.
Mossbacks Volkssport Club, 8 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. Ct St., Springfield. Carpool to Brownsville. Mossbacks.org.
Mac 2: Apps and More, 9:30 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $34/$40. 541-736-4444.
Campbell Center Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 155 High St., Eugene. Free admission. 541-682-5318.
Intro to Computers, 10 a.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library.
Bugle Calls: A Variety Show Tribute to Veterans, 2 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library. Free. 541-682-5450.
13 In Oregon, Naturally, a visual journey, 6 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library. 541-682-5450.
14 Childsplay, featuring Irish singer Karan Casey, 7:30 p.m., Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Liberalarts.oregonstate.edu or 541-737-5592.
Bone Builders and Bone Breakers, 11 a.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. Free. 541-682-5318.
15 Paint and Sip Party, 6 p.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $36/$44. 541-736-4444.
Community Breakfast, 7:45 to 8:45 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $3.50/$4.20. 541-736-4444.
Urban Homesteading: Chutney and More, 6:30 p.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $20/$24. 541-736-4444.
Retired Senior Providers of Lane County, “Aging in Place,” 2 p.m., Sheldon Oaks Retirement, 2525 Cal Young Road, Eugene. Free. 541-342-1983.
Wild and Scenic Film Festival, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. $17.
16 Lovely Lavender Painted Ornaments, 11 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $35/$42. 541-736-4444.
17 Medicare Class, 10 a.m., Samaritan Pastega Region Cancer Center, 501 NW Elks Dr., Corvallis. 541-812-0849 to reserve a seat.
(also Nov. 18) CDA Holiday Bazaar, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Upper Social Hall, St. Mary Church, 501 NW 25th St., Corvallis. Crafts, baked goods, vintage boutique.
(through Nov. 21) Kiwanis Holiday Pie Trailer fundraiser, with ready-to-bake pies and cobblers, noon to 5:30 p.m., corner of Ninth/Circle (next to Les Schwab), Corvallis. Email m.donelson@comcast.net.
41st Albany Indoor Automotive Swap Meet, 8 a.m., Linn County Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road NE, Albany. $5 admission. Vendor space: $30. 541-928-1218 or albanyswapmeet@comcast.com.
National Active and Retired Federal Employees, Lane County chapter, “Progress on the Cure for Alzheimer’s,” 1 p.m., Sizzler Restaurant, 1010 Postal Way, Springfield.
Mossbacks Volkssport Club, 8 a.m., Willamalane, 215 W. Ct St., Springfield. Carpool to Sublimity. Mossbacks.org.
Junction City Grange Craft Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 1420 Kalmia St. 541-913-6854.
Oregon Trail Lacemakers, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Willamette Oaks Retirement Living, 455 Alexander Loop, Eugene. 541-913-9070.
HP Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Elks Club Corvallis, 1400 NW 9th St.
Vienna Boys Choir, 2 and 4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Corvallis. 541-737-5592 for tickets.
18 Vegan Thanksgiving Peaceful Potluck, Eugene. Free. Send an email to eugvegedunet@comcast.net.
Corvallis-OSU Symphony, 3 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. $22+. Cosusymphony.org.
Holiday Gifts Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library.
19 Effective Communication Strategies for People with Alzheimer’s, 10 a.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. Free. 541-682-5318.
21 Thanksgiving Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Campbell Center, 155 High St., Eugene. $6 in advance. 541-682-5318.
23 (through Jan. 1) Pastega Christmas Light Display, 5 to 10 p.m., Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis. Canned food donations taken.
24 Mossbacks Volkssport Club, 8:45 a.m., Branding Iron, 901 Pacific Blvd., Albany. Mossbacks.org.
28 Fight Back Against Stress, 2 p.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. Free. 541-736-4444.
Android Smartphones Getting Started, 1 p.m., Willamalane, 215 W. C St., Springfield. $10/$13. 541-736-4444.
30 Corvallis-OSU Symphony Holiday Concert, 7:30 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. $22+. Cosusyphony.org.
(through Dec. 4) Annual Corvallis Nativity Festival, 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4141 NW Harrison Blvd., Corvallis. Free. Features evening concerts.
Winter’s Eve Corvallis, 5 to 9:30 p.m., downtown Corvallis. Benefits Assistance League of Corvallis. Alcorvallis.org.

MARION POLK CALENDAR

Oct. 27 A Night at the Museum Halloween Fun, 5 to 8 p.m., Yamhill Valley Heritage Center Museum, 11275 SW Durham Lane, McMinnville. $5 per carload plus food donation. 503-472-2842 or yamhillcountyhistory.org.
Oct. 28 University Chamber Orchestra and Wind Ensemble, “Hauntcert,” 3 p.m., Hudson Hall, Willamette University. $10/$5. Willamette.edu/go/musicstore.
1 Emergency Preparedness class, 2:30 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St.
(through Nov. 10) “Better Late,” 7:30 p.m., Lincoln City Cultural Center, 540 NE Hwy. 101. $15/$13. Dinner Theatre, Nov. 2, The Beach Club and Event Center. 541-994-9994 or lincolncityculturalcenter.org.
(through Nov. 4) Enlightened Theatrics: “Sweeney Todd,” 7:30 p.m., The Grand Theatre, 187 High St. NE, Salem. $28/$23. 503-585-3427 or enlightenedtheatrics.org.
2 (also Nov. 3) Stayton United Methodist Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, 1450 Fern Ridge Road SE, Stayton. Lunch served. 503-769-5700 or staytonumc.org.
Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser, 5 to 7 p.m., Stayton United Methodist Church, 1450 Fern Ridge Road SE, Stayton. Benefits Stayton Police K-9 Drug Dog Program. 503-769-5700 or staytonumc.org.
Christmas in Historic Downtown Silverton Holiday Bazaar, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Free admission.
Lunch and Learn: Harcourts NW Oregon Realty, noon, Silverton Senior Center, 155 Westfield St. $3. 503-873-6906 for more weekly presentations.
(also Nov. 3) Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE. Tables available. 503-588-0248.
Silvertones Community Singers practices, 10 a.m. Fridays, Silverton United Methodist Church, 203 Main St., Silverton. $50 annual dues. Tomi, 503-873-2033.
3 Play vintage board games, 5 p.m. Saturdays, Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Bring games, snacks to share.
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 live music, 7 to 10 p.m. Saturdays, Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.
Native Plants: Companion Plantings for Urban Gardeners, with Paul Stormo, 10 a.m., Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, 4034 Fairview Industrial Dr. SE, Salem. Free. Marioncomga.org/event-registration.
5 No Host Drop-in Drawing and Painting Mondays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Prince of Peace Episcopal Church (Social Hall), NW 1525 Glen Creek Road, Salem. 503-364-9464.
7 Stayton Red Hat Strutters luncheon, noon, Serendipity Café and Tea, 638 S. Main St., Lebanon. 503-900-0025 or 503-302-6836 to reserve. $12.95.
Bingo, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Dr. NE, Keizer. $5.50.
Flip for Art, 5:30 p.m., Salem Convention Center, 200 Commercial St. SE, Salem. $25. Bit.ly/2MSNhR3.
8 SHIBA presentation (Medicare), 10 a.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St. Free.
Singles Dine Out Club, 6 p.m., Angels Grill, 415 S. Main St., Mount Angel.
My Beautiful Life Story, saving your old photos and slides, 1 to 3 p.m., South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE. 503-588-0248.
9 A Tribute to Veterans, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oregon State Capitol, Salem.
(also Nov. 10) Special Veterans Display, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Yamhill Valley Heritage Center Museum, 11275 SW Durham Lane, McMinnville. Free, but donations taken. 503-472-2842.
10 Willamette Valley Genealogical Society, “Mayflower,” noon, Anderson Room A, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE. 503-363-0880.
Fall Rose Care and Pruning Climbing Roses, 1 p.m., Marion Demonstration Garden, 3180 Center St. NE, Salem. Free. Marioncomga.org/event-registration.
Sons of Norway Thor Lodge 2-042, Veterans Night potluck, 6:30 p.m., Masonic Temple, 1625 Brush College Road NW, Salem. 503-302-7973.
Veterans Concert: Willamette Master Chorus, 3 p.m., Hudson Hall, Willamette University, Salem. Willamettemasterchorus.org.
12 Veterans Appreciation Wall dedication and reception, 1 p.m., South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE.
14 Knees and Hips by Dr. Blake Nonweiler, 6:30 p.m., Silverton Senior Center, 115 Westfield St.
16 (also Nov. 17) Holiday Bazaar, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., St. Mary Parish-Shaw, 9168 Silver Falls Hwy. SE, Aumsville. Lunch served, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. $7.
Beethoven’s “Emperor,” 7:30 p.m., Smith Auditorium, 270 Winter St. SE, Salem. $35+. orsymphonysalem.org.
17 (through Jan. 21) Salem on Ice, a seasonal outdoor ice-skating rink, Riverfront Park, Salem. Salemonice.com.
Monthly Pancake Breakfast fundraiser, 8 to 10 a.m., South Salem Senior Center, 6450 Fairway Ave. SE. $5.
(also Nov. 18) Old Fashion Christmas, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Jackman-Long Building, Oregon State Fairgrounds, 2330 17th St. NE, Salem. Centraloregonshows.com.
18 Pancake Breakfast, 8 to 10:30 a.m., St. Mary Parish-Shaw, 9168 Silver Falls Hwy. SE, Aumsville. $7. Visit with Santa.
22 Turkey Dash 5K, 8 a.m., Keizer Station. Keizerchamber.com.

23 (through Dec. 31) Christmas in the Garden, 5 to 9 p.m., Oregon Garden Resort, 895 W. Main St., Silverton. Oregongarden.org.
27 State Capitol Tree Lighting Celebration, 5 to 7 p.m., Oregon State Capitol, 900 Court St. NE, Salem.
29 (through Dec. 21) Holidays at the Capitol, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 900 Court St. NE, Salem. Oregoncapitol.com.
30 Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances, 7:30 p.m., Smith Auditorium, 270 Winter St. SE, Salem. $35+. orsymphonysalem.org.