Friday to Friday

2011-09-15T15:30:00Z Friday to FridayThe Entertainer Corvallis Gazette Times
September 15, 2011 3:30 pm  • 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 16

ON STAGE

“Last of the Red Hot Lovers,” STAGES After Dark Company, 7 p.m., runs through Sept. 25, Black Box Theatre, Corvallis High School, 1400 N.W. Buchanan Ave., Corvallis. Admission: $10 general, $8 students and youth. Advance tickets available at Gracewinds Music in Corvallis and at the box office one hour before each show. Information: www.corvallistheaters.com.

POPULAR MUSIC

Michael Dane, 6 p.m., fireplace lounge, Gracie’s Sea Hag, 58 E. Hwy. 101, Depoe Bay. Information: 541-765-2734.

Afrizo, 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, 208 N.W. Sixth St., Newport. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. Information: www.daystarus.org/afrizo.html.

The B-52’s, 8 p.m. through Sept. 17, Chinook Winds Casino Resort, 1777 N.W. 44th St., Lincoln City. Admission: $25-$45. Information: 1-888-624-6228 or www.chinookwindscasino.com.

Sarah Sample, 8 p.m., Eden Hall and Side Door Cafe, 6675 Gleneden Beach Loop, Lincoln Beach. Admission: $18. Information: 541-764-3826 or www.edenhall.com.

DANCE

Friday night dance, 7 to 9:30 p.m., first three Fridays, Corvallis Senior Center, 2601 N.W. Taylor Ave., Corvallis. Live music by The Syncopators. All ages welcome. Admission: $4 general, $2 students. Information: 541-766-6959.

“Fascination St.,” 10 p.m. Fridays, SubZero Corvallis, 126 S.W. Fourth St., Corvallis. Features ’80s, ’90s, new wave, alternative dance and postpunk on video. Admission: $2 cover. Information: www.subzerocorvallis.com.

“Riot in the ’80s,” 10 p.m. Fridays, Cloud 9, 126 S.W. First St., Corvallis. Featuring vintage spins. Information: 541-753-9900 or http://dinecloud9.com.

MISCELLANEOUS

The Arts Center’s pre-owned art sale, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., runs through Sept. 17, The Arts Center, 700 S.W. Madison Ave., Corvallis. Donate original art at the Arts Center today for sale on Saturday, Sept. 17. Information: 541-754-1551 or www.theartscenter.net.

Wine tasting, noon to 5 p.m. through Sunday, Marks Ridge Winery, 29255 Berlin Road, Sweet Home. Information: 541-367-3292 or www.marksridge.com.

Latitude One Restaurant winery tour/winemakers dinner, 1 to 5:45 p.m. through Sept. 17, beginning and ending at Latitude One Restaurant, 904 Main St., Dallas. Participants will visit Left Coast Cellars, Firesteed and Eola Wineries (Friday); and Johan Vineyards, Left Coast Cellars and Namaste (Saturday). Ten seats are available in the tours and reservations are required. Admission: $69 per person for the tour and dinner, $49 dinner alone. Reservations/information: 503-917-9243 or www.latitudedallas.com.

Anime Club meeting, 4 p.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E., Albany. For fans of Japanese animation aged 11 and up. Members meet monthly to play “Yu-Gi-Oh” or other games, share  books, display original artwork, practice drawing in the Japanese style and meet others with similar interests. Participants are encouraged to come in costume and to bring snack foods and drinks to share. Admission is free; no registration is necessary. Information: Doris Hicks, 541-791-0015 or doris.hicks@cityofalbany.net.

Mystery beer event, 4 to 7 p.m., Oregon Trail Brewery, 341 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Part of Corvallis Beer Week, running through Sept. 18. Information: 541-758-3527, www.oregontrailbrewery.com or www.corvallisbeerweek.org.

Friday night wine tasting, 5 to 8 p.m., WineStyles, in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis. Admission: $10 tasting fee, which includes samples of a flight of wine, plus a glass of your choice of one of the featured wines. Information: 541-738-9463.

Wine tasting, 5 to 7 p.m. Fridays, First Alternative South Store, 1007 S.E. Third St., Corvallis. Light appetizers and good company. Information: 541-753-3115.

Beer, cheese and sake class with Oakshire Brewing, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Corvallis Brewing Supply, 119 S.W. Fourth St., Corvallis. Try five cheeses with five Oakshire beers and five sakes for a fun-filled evening. Cost: $15; the event is limited to the first 15 people. Part of Corvallis Beer Week, running through Sept. 18. Reservations/information: 541-758-1674, Corvallis Beer Week information: www.corvallisbeerweek.org.

“Terry-oke” karaoke with Terry Geil, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Woody’s Bar & Grill, 10 W. First St., Halsey. Information: 541-369-2285.

Portland Timbers viewing party, 8 to 10 p.m., Corvallis Sports Park’s Upper Deck Pub, 175 S.W. Twin Oaks Circle, Corvallis. Part of Corvallis Beer Week, running through Sept. 18. Information: www.corvallisbeerweek.org.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 17

ON STAGE

“Last of the Red Hot Lovers,” STAGES After Dark Company, 7 p.m., runs through Sept. 25, Black Box Theatre, Corvallis High School, 1400 N.W. Buchanan Ave., Corvallis. Admission: $10 general, $8 students and youth. Advance tickets available at Gracewinds Music in Corvallis and at the box office one hour before each show. Information: www.corvallistheaters.com.

POPULAR MUSIC

Michael Dane, 6 p.m., fireplace lounge, Gracie’s Sea Hag, 58 E. Hwy. 101, Depoe Bay. Information: 541-765-2734.

“Flamenco: The Soul of Southern Spain,” 7 p.m., Pine Grove Community House, 225 Laneda Ave., Manzanita. Admission: $12 advance, $15 at the door. Reservations/information: 503-965-2244.

Matt the Electrician, Lindy Osborne, 7 p.m., The Hollow, Harris Bridge Vineyard, 22937 Harris Road, Philomath. Admission: $15. Advance tickets for limited seating. Advance tickets are available at Grass Roots Books & Music or by emailing stephensever@yahoo.com.

Absolute Harmony, Edward Dee, 7:30 p.m., Unitarian-Universalist Fellowship, 2945 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Admission: $10 advance, $12 at the door. Advance tickets are available at Grass Roots Books & Music in Corvallis.

The B-52’s, 8 p.m., Chinook Winds Casino Resort, 1777 N.W. 44th St., Lincoln City. Admission: $25-$45. Information: 1-888-624-6228 or www.chinookwindscasino.com.

DANCE

Argentine tango lessons, 7 p.m. beginner fundamentals, followed by a dance, South Beach Community Center, 3024 S.E. Ferry Slip Road, Newport. Additional clases will be available during the day Sept. 17-18. Instructor: Richard Council. Schedules/information: 541-351-8457 or www.newportoregontango.com.

High Stepping Country Dance Club square dance, 7 p.m., Elks Lodge, 1400 N.W. Ninth St., Corvallis. Features a line-dance lesson at 7:30 p.m., followed by a couples dance lesson at 8:30 p.m. and open dancing for the rest of the evening. Music by Rockin’ Robyn’s Dance & DJ. Information: Linda Hite, 541-819-7381.

Contra dance, 7:30 p.m. instruction, 8 p.m. dance, FCC Gatton Hall, 4515 S,W. West Hills Road, Corvallis. First dance of the regular season. Music by The Nettles with William Watson. Admission: $7 general, $6 Corvallis Folklore Society or Eugene Folklore Society students. A $1 discount is offered to patrons who bike or walk.

“Ladies Eighties,” 10 p.m. Saturdays, SubZero Corvallis, 126 S.W. Fourth St., Corvallis. Features ’80s, ’90s, new wave and old-school hip-hop on video. Admission: $2 cover, free for ladies. Information: www.subzerocorvallis.com.

FAMILY

Story time, 10:30 a.m. Saturdays through May, Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E., Albany. Information: 541-917-7583.

Family karaoke, 6 to 9 p.m. Saturdays, Pizza King, 231 Lyon St. S.E., Albany.

MISCELLANEOUS

Oregon Coast Conference, various locations, Newport. Registration on the day of the conference begins at 9 a.m. at the Newport Performing Arts Center, 777 W. Olive St. The conference begins at 10 a.m. with a tour of the new Yaquina Bay facilities of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Afternoon speakers begin at 1:15 p.m., followed by a conference dinner at 5:30. Festivities conclude with a 7 p.m. bonfire in Nye Beach. Cost: $25 members, $35 nonmembers; lunch is an additional $15. Information: Pat Wolter, 503-647-2012 or pcwolter@comcast.net.

Albany Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Nov. 19, Fourth Avenue and Ellsworth Street (City Hall parking lot and adjacent courthouse block), Albany. Locally grown produce, flowers, nursery plants, honey, eggs, cheese, meats and baked goods. Seasonal cooking demonstration with Janice Gregg of OSU Extension. Officer Curtis Bell of the Albany Police Department displays a patrol car. Music: David Rogers, 9:30 a.m. Information: 541-740-1542 or www.locallygrown.org.

The Arts Center’s pre-owned art sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Arts Center, 700 S.W. Madison Ave., Corvallis. Original artwork starts as low as $1. Information: 541-754-1551 or www.theartscenter.net.

Brownsville Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Oct. 29, Main St., Brownsville. Fresh produce, flowers and many other items from local producers. Operated by the Calapooia Food Alliance. Admission is free. Information: 541-466-5709 or www.historicbrownsville.com.

Corvallis Artisans Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 15, First Street and Monroe Avenue, Corvallis. Features performances by three Musicafe Rock School bands. Information: Sheri Dover, 541-602-6215 or http://corvallisartisansmarket.com.

Corvallis Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Nov. 19, First Street and Jackson Avenue, Corvallis. Locally grown produce, flowers, nursery plants, honey, eggs, cheese, meats, restaurant food and baked goods. Corvallis Handweavers & Spinners Guild demonstrates fiber arts. Benton County 4H and OSU Benton County Master Gardeners answer questions. Corvallis Fall Festival helps staff the market booth. Music: The Nettles, 9:30 a.m. Information: 541-740-1542 or www.locallygrown.org.

Newport Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 29, Newport City Hall, 169 S.W. Coast Hwy., Newport. Features local organic growers, market gardeners and green thumbs. Information: 541-961-8236 or www.newportfarmersmarket.org.

Rollin’ Oldies “Fifties in the Fall” car show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Grant St., Lebanon. Features classic cars and food vendors. Information: 541-258-7164.

Wine tasting, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wineopolis, on the riverfront in the Water Street Market building, 151 N.W. Monroe Ave., Suite 103, Corvallis. Sample two or three wines from around the world. Try something new and hard to find, and learn the back stories behind their production. Information: 541-738-1600.

Oregon Good Sam Dog Walk 2011, 9:30 a.m., south shelter, Timber Linn Park, 900 Price Road S.E., Albany. The event benefits Dogs for the Deaf. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by the walk at 10:30. Prizes will be awarded in such categories as Largest Dog, Smallest Dog and Most Talented Dog. Registration: $10. Information: Michelle Wilkinson, 541-259-4778 or ptastitcher@centurytel.net.

Beer Brunch and Cellar Stash Bottle Release, 10 a.m. to noon, Block 15, 300 S.W. Jefferson Ave., Corvallis. Part of Corvallis Beer Week, running through Sept. 18. Information: 541-758-2077, http://block15.com or www.corvallisbeerweek.org.

“Depoe Bay Indian Style Salmon Bake,” 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Depoe Bay City Park, Depoe Bay. Entertainment will include Indian dancing by the Intertribal Warrior Society AIM and live music including the Turquoise Pride drum. Admission: $15 general, $9 children 10 and younger (advance); $18 general, $10 children 10 and younger (at the gate). Advance tickets available at the Depoe Bay Chamber of Commerce, Pacific Brass & Copper Works, What Not Shop, The Spouting Horn Restaurant, Fuddy Duddy Fudge and Depoe Bay Liquor Store, all in Depoe Bay; or at Big Mountain Coffee Company’s The Warehouse in Lincoln Beach. Information: 541-765-2889 or info@depoebaychamber.org.

Family Wildlife Program: “Wildlife Emergency” (ages 4-10), 10 to 11:30 a.m., Chintimini Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, 311 N.W. Lewisburg Ave., Corvallis. Be a wildlife rehabilitator for a day. Cost: $5 general, $20 per family, free for children 3 and under.

“Hidden Treasures: The Backyards of Corvallis,” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., various locations, Corvallis. Spend the day enjoying and touring eight different gardens. Pre-event tickets are $10; pre-event purchasers must bring receipts to 1143 N.W. 16th St., Corvallis, to retrieve their passes. Tickets will be $15 on the day and may only be purchased at 1143 N.W. 16th St. Participants are advised to bring rain gear if needed.

Presentation: “One Little Library, and How It Grew,” 10 a.m., Cottage Grove Community Center, located within the Cottage Grove Library, 700 E. Gibbs Ave., Cottage Grove. Admission is free; refreshments will be served. Information: 541-942-5520.

“Surf City,” 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., runs through Sept. 18, Chinook Winds Casino & Resort, 1777 N.W. 44th St., Lincoln City. Vehicle registration for this classic car show begins at 8 a.m. Music by Liquid Assets and The Blue Valentines. Admission is free, but there is a $10 entry fee to participate in the car competition. Applications are available online at www.chinookwindscasino.com. Information: 1-888-6665 or www.chinookwindscasino.com.

Sweet Home Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Oct. 15, parking lot, Thriftway, 621 Main St., Sweet Home. Local fresh produce, goat cheese, eggs, mushrooms, goat-milk soap, hand-dyed wool and mohair yarn, and finished hand-spun products. Music by Dave Rogers. Information: www.sweethomefarmersmarket.org.

Brewery plant open house, noon to 2 p.m., Weigand Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Part of Corvallis Beer Week, running through Sept. 18. Information: www.corvallisbeerweek.org.

Wine tasting, noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays, Avalon Wine, 201 S.W. Third St., Corvallis. Fine Oregon and Northwest wines, with an occasional European selection. Information: 541-752-7418.

Wine tasting, noon to 5 p.m. through Sunday, Marks Ridge Winery, 29255 Berlin Road, Sweet Home. Information: 541-367-3292 or www.marksridge.com.

Kidsfest 2011 (for ages 1-12), 1 to 4:30 p.m., Corvallis Sports Park, 175 S.W. Twin Oaks Circle, Corvallis. Features bounce houses, soccer games, face-painting, kid-friendly booths, ice cream and appearances by Striker the Bunny and Mack the Knight. All children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Admission is free. Information: www.corvallissportspark.com.

Latitude One Restaurant winery tour/winemakers dinner, 1 to 5:45 p.m., beginning and ending at Latitude One Restaurant, 904 Main St., Dallas. Participants will visit Left Coast Cellars, Firesteed and Eola Wineries (Friday); and Johan Vineyards, Left Coast Cellars and Namaste (Saturday). Ten seats are available in the tours and reservations are required. Admission: $69 per person for the tour and dinner, $49 dinner alone. Reservations/information: 503-917-9243 or www.latitudedallas.com.

Wine tasting, 1 to 4 p.m., The Wine Place, U.S. 101 and W. Fourth St., Yachats. Features Ninkasi Brewing Company. Information: 541-547-5275 or www.iloveoregonwine.com.

CALYX author readings: “Rediscovering Literature by Women,” 2 p.m., Grass Roots Books & Music, 227 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. An afternoon of literature for women presented by a collection of Oregon authors published in the summer issue of the CALYX Journal. Authors include Lois Rosen, Dionisia Morales, Marianne Klekacz and Penelope Scambly Schott. Admission is free. Information: 541-754-7668, www.grassrootsbookstore.com or www.calyxpress.org.

Septembeerfest, 2 to 10 p.m., Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 S.W. 53rd St., Corvallis. A benefit for Linn Benton Food Share and OSU Fermentation Science students. Music by Beaver Country Hot Air Band, 3 p.m.; The Svens, 5 p.m.; and Creighton Lindsay, 8 p.m. Part of Corvallis Beer Week, running through Sept. 18. Admission: $10, which includes a pint glass and two drink tokens; additional drink tokens are $1. Cash only, please. Information: www.hotv.org/septembeerfest/ or www.corvallisbeerweek.org.

Benton County Girl Scouts fall kickoff event, 3 p.m., Highland Bowl, 2123 N.W. Ninth St., Corvallis. Meet troop leaders and learn more about scouting. Information: Bobbi Ungerer, 541-929-3534 or ungerer@peak.org.

Book release party: Steve Chrisman, “The Unnatural Aging of Cheese,” 4 to 6 p.m., Cafe Mundo, 209 N.W. Coast St., Newport. Chrismas will be signing and reading excerpts from his book, which contains 22 short stories based on his life growing up along the Jersey shore. Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Wine tasting, 4 to 7 p.m., in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis. Features South American wines in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. Admission: $5 general, free for wine-club members. Information: 541-738-9463.

Harvest Hoedown, 5 to 8 p.m., north parking lot, First Alternative South Store, 1007 S.E. Third St., Corvallis. Features local vendors, prizes, coupons, a potato dig, free classes and more. Bring two cans of food (preferably proteins) for the South Corvallis Food Bank to participate in the potato dig. Classes include “Canning,” from 3 to 5 p.m., and “Pie-Making,” from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Please call to reserve your space for the classes. Information: http://firstalt.coop/harvest-hoedown/.

“Jellyfish Jubilee: A Celebration of Food and Wine,” 6 to 9 p.m., Oregon Coast Aquarium, 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Road, Newport. The aquarium fundraiser includes fare from area restaurants and regional wineries. Music by Terry Baber. Admission: $100. Tickets are available online or at the door. Information: 541-867-3474 or www.aquarium.org.

Author visit: Miriam Gershow, 7 p.m., Hoffman Center, 594 Laneda Ave., Manzanita. Gershow’s stories have appeared in The Georgia Review, Quarterly West, Black Warrior Review and others. Information: 503-368-3846 or www.hoffmanblog.org.

Author visit: Lauren Kessler, 7 p.m., Newport Visual Arts Center, 777 N.W. Beach Drive, Newport. Kessler is the autor of Pacific Northwest Book Award-winner “Dancing with Rose,” “Clever Girl” and “The Happy Bottom Riding Club.” Part of the Nye Beach Writers’ Series, presented by Writers on the Edge. Admission: $6 general, free for students. Information: www.writersontheedge.org.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 18

ON STAGE

“Last of the Red Hot Lovers,” STAGES After Dark Company, 2 p.m., runs through Sept. 25, Black Box Theatre, Corvallis High School, 1400 N.W. Buchanan Ave., Corvallis. Admission: $10 general, $8 students and youth. Advance tickets available at Gracewinds Music in Corvallis and at the box office one hour before each show. Information: www.corvallistheaters.com.

POPULAR MUSIC

Michael Dane, 6 p.m., fireplace lounge, Gracie’s Sea Hag, 58 E. Hwy. 101, Depoe Bay. Information: 541-765-2734.

Strings of Time, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays, Novak’s Hungarian Restaurant, 2306 Heritage Way S.E., Albany. Easy-listening standards by father-and-son guitar duo. Information: 541-967-9488 or www.stringsoftime.com.

DANCES

Lebanon Square Circlers square dance lessons, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sundays, Lebanon IOOF Hall, 20 Ash St., Lebanon. Instructor: Charlotte Jeskey. Admission: $4 per person, $10 for a family of three or more. Information: 541-258-7769 or www.squarecirclers.org.

MISCELLANEOUS

“Surf City,” 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Chinook Winds Casino & Resort, 1777 N.W. 44th St., Lincoln City. Vehicle registration for this classic car show begins at 8 a.m. Music by the Fabulous Farelanes. Admission is free, but there is a $10 entry fee to participate in the car competition. Applications are available online at www.chinookwindscasino.com. Information: 1-888-6665 or www.chinookwindscasino.com.

Wine tasting, noon to 5 p.m., Marks Ridge Winery, 29255 Berlin Road, Sweet Home. Information: 541-367-3292 or www.marksridge.com.

Wren Community Market, noon to 4 p.m. through September, Wren Community Hall, 35515 Kings Valley Hwy., Philomath. Information: Vickie, 541-929-3898 or lavenderdreams@peak.org.

Constitution Week with Jeff Golden, 3 p.m., community room, Driftwood Public Library, 801 S.W. Hwy. 101, No. 101, Lincoln City. The presentation is part of Oregon Humanities’ “Conversation Project: A New Chautauqua.” Presented by Driftwood Public Library and the American Association of University Women.

Saketini Sunday, 3  p.m., Enoteca Wine Bar, 136 S.W. Washington Ave., Corvallis. Information: 541-758-9095 or www.enotecawinebar.com.

Beer dinner, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., La Patissier, 956 N.W. Circle Blvd., Corvallis. The culminating event of Corvallis Beer Week. Information: www.corvallisbeerweek.org.

Willamette Community Garden Harvest, 4 to 7 p.m., Calapooia Brewing Co., 140 Hill St. N.E., Albany. Features treats from the garden, raffle, garden tours and blues and brew.

MONDAY, SEPT. 19

DANCE

Teen/adult ballet classes, 6 to 7:15 p.m. Mondays, Cascade Performing Arts Center, 800 Harrison St., Lebanon. An introductory class for teens and adults who have never taken balet before or who have some experience and are dancing at a beginner level. The class is also for intermediate-level dancers who want to work at a slower pace and refine technique. Instructor: Kaynor Heineck. Cost: $20 per month, $5 per class. Information: 541-258-2572 or 541-401-9780.

West African dance class, 7to 8 p.m. Mondays, Odd Fellows Hall, 223 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Cost: $15. Information: 541-754-0521.

FAMILY

Bedtime storytime, 7 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis.

Evening story time with puppets, 7 p.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E., Albany.

MISCELLANEOUS

Constitution Week with Jeff Golden, 6:30 p.m., community room, Driftwood Public Library, 801 S.W. Hwy. 101, No. 101, Lincoln City. The presentation is part of Oregon Humanities’ “Conversation Project: A New Chautauqua.” Presented by Driftwood Public Library and the American Association of University Women,

Willamette Poker Tour, 7 p.m. Mondays, Starlite Sports Bar, 638 Main St., Lebanon.

“Bar Bingo,” 9 p.m. Mondays, Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 1915 N.E. Four Acre Place, Corvallis. Information: 541-758-2204.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 20

POPULAR MUSIC

Newport Community Drum Circle, 6 to 8 p.m., gazebo, Don Davis Park, Newport.

Corvallis Community Choir rehearsals, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis, 2945 N.W. Circle Blvd., Corvallis. Newcomers welcome. No audition. No audition or experience necessary. Director: Shayne Flock. Cost: $50 per term. Information: Janet Converse, 541-753-7660 or j.converse@comcast.net.

DANCE

Albany Timber Twirlers square dance lessons, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, IOOF Hall, 738 Fifth Ave. S.E., Albany. Admission: $5 per person per lesson or $45 per person for all ten lessons. Caller Bruce Lowter teaches the moves required for the mainstream dancing level. No partner required. Information: Bev Looney, 541-926-3138.

Beginner Plus line-dance class, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Corvallis Elks Lodge, 1400 N.W. Ninth St., Corvallis. Cost: $4. Information: 541-758-7341 or www.robbiehalvorson.net.

Timba Tuesday, 7:30 to 10 p.m., Tuesdays, Impulse Bar & Grill, 1425 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. No cover. Patrons under 21 may attend until 9 p.m. Admission is free. Information: www.rumbanana.org.

Salsa dance, 8 to 10 p.m., Women’s Building room 112, Oregon State University. Information: osucasineros@lists.oregonstate.edu.

FAMILY

Toddler story time, 10 a.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Information: 541-766-6794.

Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Monroe Community Library, 668 Commercial St., Monroe.

Story time with puppets, 10:30 a.m., Downtown Carnegie Library, 302 Ferry St. S.W., Albany. Information: 541-917-7588.

Bedtime story time, 7 p.m., Philomath Community Library, 1050 Applegate St., Philomath. Information: 541-929-3016.

MISCELLANEOUS

Modern Voices Book Club, noon, Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E., Albany. The club discusses F. Scott Fitzgerald’s timeless American masterpiece “The Great Gatsby.” Information: 541-791-7580.

Teen writers group, 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Information: 541-766-6794 or www.thebestlibrary.net/teens.

Girls Night Out! Knit Night, 7 p.m., Enoteca Wine Bar, 136 S.W. Washington Ave., Corvallis. Free appetizers. Information: 541-758-9095 or www.enotecawinebar.com.

Writing workshop: Jennie Shortridge, “How Wide the Lens?,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., Newport Public Library, 35 N.W. Nye St., Newport. Part of the Willamette Writers Coast Branch’s “Writers-on-Writing” workshops, which are held every third Tuesday. Admission is free. Information: Dorothy Blackcrow Mack, 541-765-2383 or dmack@centurytel.net; Kelly Kittel, 541-528-7575 or kellykittel@gmail.com; or www.willamettewriters.com.

“Terry-oke” karaoke with Terry Geil, 7 to 11 p.m., Woody’s Bar & Grill, 10 W. First St., Halsey. Information: 541-369-2285.

Live national trivia quiz show, 9 to 11 p.m. Tuesdays, Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 1915 N.E. Four Acre Place, Corvallis. Teams or individuals welcome. Information: 541-758-2204.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 21

CLASSICAL MUSIC

Craig Hanson, 12:15 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1165 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Hanson will perform selections from three centuries of English music. Part of the Amore Music Series. Admission is free, but donations are appreciated.

POPULAR MUSIC

Jefferson Jammers, 6 to 10 p.m., Morningstar Grange, Morningstar Road, Millersburg. Classic rock and country. Information: 541-327-9882.

The Brand, 7 p.m. every other Wednesday, Peacock Bar & Grill East, 76 E. Sherman St., Lebanon. Information: 541-451-2027.

DANCE

Albany senior dance, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Albany Eagles Lodge, 127 Broadalbin St., Albany. Admission: $3.

Argentine tango classes, 7:15 p.m., Peter Gysegem’s Studio, Corvallis. Cost: $5. Information: 541-231-7330 or peter@gysegem.com.

Belly dance, 8 p.m., Old World Deli, 341 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Information: 541-752-8549 or www.corvallisbellydance.org.

DJ Stoltz’s dance party music, 9 to 11 p.m. Wednesdays, Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 1915 N.E. Four Acre Place, Corvallis. Information: 541-758-2204.

“Shake ’n’ Bake,” 10 p.m. Wednesdays, SubZero Corvallis, 126 S.W. Fourth St., Corvallis. Features ’60s, ’70s, funk, disco, Motown and rock. Admission is free. Information: www.subzerocorvallis.com.

FAMILY

Infant story time, 10 a.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Information: 541-766-6794.

Preschool story time, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Philomath Community Library, 1050 Applegate St., Philomath.

Story time with puppet show, 10:30 a.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E.

MISCELLANEOUS

Corvallis Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Nov. 23, First Street and Jackson Avenue (note change from last year), Corvallis. Locally grown produce, flowers, nursery plants, honey, eggs, meats, restaurant food and baked goods. Corvallis Environmental Center promotes “Supper at SAGE,” an Oct. 1 event at the gardens. Corvallis-Albany Farmers Markets has purchased two dinner tickets and will gather drawing entries today and Sept. 24. Parent Enhancement Program and LBCC Parenting Success Network provide interactive activities for parents and children. OSU Benton County Master Gardeners answer garden questions. City of Corvallis and World Car Free Day help staff the market booth. Music: The Travelers, 9:30 a.m. Information: 541-740-1542 or www.locallygrown.org.

OSU Sustainability Festival, 4 to 7 p.m., Student Sustainability Center, 738 S.W. 15th St., Corvallis. Learn about sustainability resources and involvement opportunities, enjoy organic food, listen to live music, play a game, tour the center or just relax. All students welcome.

Beer and Blog, 5 p.m. Wednesdays, Cloud 9, 126 S.W. First St., Corvallis. Local bloggers and tweeters meet to commiserate and network. Information: 541-753-9900.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 22

POPULAR MUSIC

Michael Dane, 6 p.m., fireplace lounge, Gracie’s Sea Hag, 58 E. Hwy. 101, Depoe Bay. Information: 541-765-2734.

Blues jam, 7 to 10 p.m. every other Thursday, Peacock Bar & Grill East, 76 E. Sherman St., Lebanon. Featuring Kendall Lee and the Roadhouse Blues Band. No cover. Information: 541-451-2027.

DANCE

Line dance, couples dance lessons and open dancing, 7 to 10 p.m. Thursdays, Albany Eagles Lodge, 127 Broadalbin St. N.W., Albany. Cost: $4. All are welcome. Information: 541-926-1159.

Square dance lessons, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 4515 S.W. West Hills Road, Corvallis. Both singles and couples are welcome. Information: www.corvallissquares.com.

“Popkiller,” 10 p.m. Thursdays, SubZero Corvallis, 126 S.W. Fourth St., Corvallis. Features indie dance, electro and incie rock on video. Admission: $2 general, free with college ID. Information: www.subzerocorvallis.com.

Family-friendly swing dance lessons, Philomath Middle School, 2021 Chapel Drive, Philomath. Information: 541-929-3180.

FAMILY

Preschool story time, 10 a.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Information: 541-766-6793.

Story time with puppets, 10:30 a.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E., Albany. Information: 541-917-7591.

MISCELLANEOUS

World Car Free Day, begins at 7 a.m., various locations, Corvallis. Special activities are planned from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with a Central Park festival from 4 to 7 p.m. An online map of participating sites is available at http://tiny.cc/CarFreeMap. Information: http://sustainablecorvallis.org.

Wine tasting, noon to 5 p.m. through Sunday, Marks Ridge Winery, 29255 Berlin Road, Sweet Home. Information: 541-367-3292 or www.marksridge.com.

Lebanon Farmers Market, 3 to 7 p.m. through Oct. 27, Grant and Main streets, Lebanon. Features fresh produce, nursery stock and food items. Marks Ridge Winery’s winemaker will be on hand to discuss his wines.

Wine tasting, 5 to 7 p.m. second and fourth Thursdays, First Alternative North Store, 2855 N.W. Grant Ave., Corvallis. Features music and light appetizers. Information: 541-753-3115.

Wine tasting, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., WineStyles, in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis. Features staff picks. Admission: $5 general, free for wine-club members. Information: 541-738-9463.

Chocolate Truffle Thursdays, 6 to 8 p.m., Enoteca Wine Bar, 136 S.W. Washington Ave., Corvallis. Free truffles. Information: 541-758-9095 or www.enotecawinebar.com.

Calapooia Brewing Co. promo night, 8 p.m., Cloud 9, 126 S.W. First St., Corvallis. Also features a screening of “Strange Brew” (1983) plus beer specials. Information: 541-753-9900 or http://dinecloud9.com.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 23

ON STAGE

“Last of the Red Hot Lovers,” STAGES After Dark Company, 7 p.m., runs through Sept. 25, Black Box Theatre, Corvallis High School, 1400 N.W. Buchanan Ave., Corvallis. Admission: $10 general, $8 students and youth. Advance tickets available at Gracewinds Music in Corvallis and at the box office one hour before each show. Information: www.corvallistheaters.com.

National Theatre Live: “One Man, Two Guvnors,” 7 p.m., Newport Performing Arts Center, 777 W. Olive St., Newport. Admission: $15 general, $12 seniors, $10 students. Information: 541-265-2787 or www.coastarts.org.

“Women’s Work: A Readers’ Theater,” 7 p.m., First Christian Church, 432 Ferry St. S.W., Albany. A history of women’s work as told through the dramatic and comedic readings of poems, essays and personal narrations. Performers: Barb Callner, Barb Clausen, Jane Donovan, Sandy Ellis and Leslie Hogan. The event supports the East Thornton Lake Natural Area. Admission: $10 donation.

“Bell, Book and Candle,” Corvallis Community Theatre, 7:30 p.m., runs through Oct. 2, Majestic Theatre, 115 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors 65 and over, students with ID and children under 18. Information: 541-738-SHOW or www.corvalliscommunitytheatre.org.

“Crimes of the Heart,” Bag & Baggage Productions, 7:30 p.m., runs through Oct. 9, Venetian Theatre, 253 E. Main St., Hillsboro. Admission: $25 general, $19 students/seniors. Information: 503-345-9590 or www.bagnbaggage.org.

“A Night at the Opera: Mozart’s ‘Cosi Fan Tutte,’” 7:30 p.m., Lincoln City Cultural Center, 540 N.E. Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. A benefit for Cascade Head Music Festival. Admission: $20 general, $25 reserved and at the door. Information: 541-992-2309 or www.cascadeheadmusic.org.

“Topsy Turvey Shanghaied,” 7:30 p.m. through Sept. 24, Astor Street Opry Company Playhouse, 129 W. Bond St., Astoria. Admission: $8-$15. Information: 503-325-6104 or http://astorstreetoprycompany.com.

“At First Sight,” Albany Civic Theater, 8 p.m., runs through Oct. 8, Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. S.W., Albany. Admission: $11 general, $8 patrons under 18 or over 60. Advance tickets available at Sid Stevens Jewelers in Albany, Rice’s Pharmacy in Corvallis or at the ACT box office 45 minutes before curtain. Information: 541-928-4603 or www.albanycivic.org.

POPULAR MUSIC

BS (Music) Fest, noon to 10 p.m., lawn, Weatherford Dorm, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Features music by e moore, Summer Soundtrack, The Tuesday Nights, Pluto My Planet, Leafeather, Symfinity, Brian Smith, Matisyahu Rosenberg & Friends, Gabriel Surley, Radion, Tirade, Camp Wisdom, Erika Gabonay, Masdamoonh, Black Market Organ Drive, The Angries, Space Neighbors and Adventure Galley. Information: www.facebook.com/bsmusicfest.

Michael Dane, 6 p.m., fireplace lounge, Gracie’s Sea Hag, 58 E. Hwy. 101, Depoe Bay. Information: 541-765-2734.

DANCE

“Fascination St.,” 10 p.m. Fridays, SubZero Corvallis, 126 S.W. Fourth St., Corvallis. Features í80s, í90s, new wave, alternative dance and postpunk on video. Admission: $2 cover. Information: www.subzerocorvallis.com.

“Riot in the ’80s,” 10 p.m., Cloud 9, 126 S.W. First St., Corvallis. Featuring vintage spins. Information: 541-753-9900 or http://dinecloud9.com.

MISCELLANEOUS

Wine tasting, noon to 5 p.m. through Sunday, Marks Ridge Winery, 29255 Berlin Road, Sweet Home. Information: 541-367-3292 or www.marksridge.com.

Friday night wine tasting, 5 to 8 p.m., WineStyles, in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis. Admission: $10 tasting fee, which includes samples of a flight of wine, plus a glass of your choice of one of the featured wines. Information: 541-738-9463.

Wine tasting, 5 to 7 p.m., First Alternative South Store, 1007 S.E. Third St., Corvallis. Light appetizers and good company. Information: 541-753-3115.

“Terry-oke” karaoke with Terry Geil, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Woody’s Bar & Grill, 10 W. First St., Halsey. Information: 541-369-2285.

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