FRIDAY, MAY 6

ON STAGE

“Kidstuff 2011,” 7 p.m., Silverman Theatre, Newport Performing Arts Center, 777 W. Olive St., Newport. Admission: $11 general, $9 seniors and students. Information: 541-265-2787 or www.coastarts.org.

“The Three Musketeers,” Corvallis High School Theatre Department, 7 p.m., runs through May 15, Corvallis High School, 1400 N.W. Buchanan Ave., Corvallis. Admission: $10 general, $8 students/seniors. Advance tickets available at Gracewinds Music in Corvallis, online at www.corvallistheaters.com, or at the box office one hour before the show. Advance purchase recommended. Information: www.corvallistheaters.com.

“The Fainting Beaver Follies!,” University Theatre/OSU Music, 7:30 p.m., runs through May 7, Withycombe Hall Main Stage, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Vaudeville, variety and other fun stuff. Devised by Marion Rossi. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors, $8 students/youth, $5 OSU students. Information: 541-737-2784 or http://oregonstate.edu/dept/theatre/tickets.

“Perfectly Respectable Ladies,” 7:30 p.m. through May 7, Lincoln City Cultural Center, 540 N.E. Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. Admission: $10 general, $8 members. Information: 541-994-9994 or www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org.

“The Miracle Worker,” Albany Civic Theatre, 8 p.m., through May 14, Albany Civic Theatre, 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.

“Skin Deep,” Theatre West, 8 p.m., runs through May 28, Theatre West, 3536 S.E. Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors/students, $8 patrons under 12. Information: 541-994-5663 or www.theatrewest.com.

POPULAR MUSIC

Thousand Waves, noon, Memorial Union Lounge, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Part of the Music a la Carte series. Admission is free.

The Timberhill Place Recorder Society,  2 p.m. Fridays, Corvallis. The repertory group plays low to intermediate selections. Admission is free; newcomers are welcome. Information/location: Colene Voll, 541-745-5122 or vollheim@hotmail.com.

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

Oregon Coast Chamber Orchestra pops concert, 7 p.m., Yachats Community Presbyterian Church, 360 W. Seventh St., Yachats. Admission: $10. Information: www.occo.ws.

Emerald City Jazz Kings: “Coast to Coast,” 7:30 p.m., Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Admission: $20 general, $10 youth. Information: 541-434-7000 or www.theshedd.org.

“Riot in the Clouds,” 10 p.m., Cloud 9, 126 S.W. First St., Corvallis. Featuring girls, liquor and “offensively hip” music. Chi Duly spins electro, dubstep, house and Top 40 remixes. Information: www.facebook.com/riotintheclouds.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.

Timber Twirlers: “Sundaes on Friday” dance, 7:30 to 10 p.m., IOOF Hall, 738 Fifth Ave. S.E., Albany. Ice cream sundaes follow the dance. Caller: Bruce Lowther. Cuer: Sharon Greenman. Admission: $5 general; visitors welcome at no charge. Information: Sandy Harris, 541-974-4978.

Western Oregon University spring dance concert, 7:30 p.m. through May 7, main stage, Rice Auditorium, Western Oregon University, Monmouth. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors, $7 students. Information: 503-838-8462.

MISCELLANEOUS

Lebanon Garden Club plant sale, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., 780 Glenwood St., Lebanon. Features annuals, shrubs, vegetables, herbs and a gift raffle. Admission is free. Information: 541-401-2336 or www.lebanongardenclub.org.

Treasure Hunters Roadshow, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., runs through May 7, Holiday Inn Express, 781 N.E. Second St., Corvallis. Experts will be on hand to examine antiques, collectibles, rare coins, rare currency, vintage guitars and more. Admission is free, and there are no item limits. Information: 217-726-7590 or www.treasurehuntersroadshow.com.

Lecture: Janet Tate/Claudia Ingham, “Ethics and Writing Across the Curriculum,” noon to 1 p.m., Room 121, Waldo Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Ingham and Tate will share their insights on incorporating an understanding of ethics in WIC courses. Admission is free.

Upstairs Downstairs Albany Wine Walk, 4 to 8 p.m. loft tour and 5 to 9 p.m. wine walk, participating merchants, downtown Albany. Enjoy seeing some of the area’s secret places and buy wine tastes from 20-plus vineyards. Part of Historic Preservation Month. Admission: $15 (the loft tour is free). Advance tickets may be purchased at the Albany Visitors Association, 250 Broadalbin St. S.W., Suite 110. Purchase of the presale ticket entitles patrons to one wine glass and five scrip tickets that can be exchanged for five wine tastes at the walk. Cash or checks only, please. Information: www.albanywinewalk.com or albanywinewalk@gmail.com.

Artist reception: M. Frances Stilwell, “Oregon’s Botanical Landscape,” 5 to 7 p.m., Benton County Historical Museum, 1101 Main St., Philomath. Stilwell is the author of “Come Walk Through Spring with Bessie Gragg Murphy and Her Willamette Valley Wildflowers.” The opening reception occurs during Native Plant Appreciation Week, sponsored by the Native Plant Society of Oregon. The exhibit runs through June 4. Admission is free. Information: 541-929-6230 or www.bentoncountymuseum.org.

First Friday Flights of Pinots, 5 to 8 p.m., WineStyles, in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis. Experience a flight of three red or three white Pinots (Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Gris, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Blanc) poured simultaneously to sample and experience similarities and differences. 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.

Tyee Wine Cellars restoration tour and bonfire, 6:30 to 10 p.m., Tyee Wine Cellars, 26335 Greenberry Road, Corvallis. Bring a picnic and stay after for an evening of wine tasting, bonfire and owling (rubber boots and flashlights recommended). Admission is free, save a $5 refundable wine-tasting fee. Reservations/information: 541-753-8754 or www.tyeewine.com.

Lecture: Lauretta Prince, “Planning a Terrific Trip to France,” 7 p.m., Oregon Language Center, 237 Third Ave. S.W., Albany. The French teacher will provide travel tips and highlight “must-see” places in France. Part of the Albany Renaissance Lecture Series. Admission is free, but space is limited. Reservations/information: 541-928-8975.

North Store tour, 7 p.m. First Alternative North Store, 2855 N.W. Grant Ave., Corvallis. Reservations required. Reservations/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.

SATURDAY, MAY 7

ON STAGE

“The Three Musketeers,” Corvallis High School Theatre Department, 2 and 7 p.m., runs through May 15, Corvallis High School, 1400 N.W. Buchanan Ave., Corvallis. Admission: $10 general, $8 students/seniors. Advance tickets available at Gracewinds Music in Corvallis, online at www.corvallistheaters.com, or at the box office one hour before the show. Advance purchase recommended. Information: www.corvallistheaters.com.

“The Little Mermaid,” 6:30 p.m., runs through May 14, commons, Taft High School, 3780 Spyglass Ridge Drive, Lincoln City. Admission is free. Information: 541-996-2115 or www.coastarts.org.

Open mic, 7 p.m., Bay City Arts Center, 5680 A St., Bay City. Information: 503-377-9620 or http://web.mac.com/baycityartscenter/site/Welcome.html.

“The Fainting Beaver Follies!,” University Theatre/OSU Music, 7:30 p.m., Withycombe Hall Main Stage, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Vaudeville, variety and other fun stuff. Devised by Marion Rossi. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors, $8 students/youth, $5 OSU students. Information: 541-737-2784 or http://oregonstate.edu/dept/theatre/tickets.

“Perfectly Respectable Ladies,” 7:30 p.m., Lincoln City Cultural Center, 540 N.E. Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. Admission: $10 general, $8 members. Information: 541-994-9994 or www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org.

“The Miracle Worker,” Albany Civic Theatre, 8 p.m., through May 14, Albany Civic Theatre, 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.

“Skin Deep,” Theatre West, 8 p.m., runs through May 28, Theatre West, 3536 S.E. Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors/students, $8 patrons under 12. Information: 541-994-5663 or www.theatrewest.com.

FILM

“The Front Page” (1931), 11 a.m., Bijou Theatre, 1624 N.E. Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. Pat O’Brien stars as Hildy Johnson, a newspaper reporter who lands a big story just as he’s about to leave town to get married. Admission: $2. Information: 541-994-8255 or www.cinemalovers.com.

“Guerrilla Midwife” screening and fundraiser, 7 p.m., Odd Fellows Hall, 223 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Sponsored by the Heart of the Valley Birth Network. “Guerrilla Midwife” focuses on midwife Robin Lim, who recently received a CNN Hero award. The film will be followed by a Q&A session with a local midwife who has volunteered at a Bumi Sehat clinic in Bali. All proceeds benefit Bumi Sehat International, a nonprofit organization that provides community health services in Indonesia. Admission: $5-$20 suggested donation.

POPULAR MUSIC

OSU student recital: Valerie Steig (mezzo), 2 to 3:30 p.m., Room 303, Benton Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Admission is free.

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

Corvallis Drum Circle, 7 to 9 p.m. first Saturdays, Westminster House, 101 N.W. 23rd St., Corvallis. Drums and percussion instruments will be provided; participants also may bring their own. All ages welcome, no prior experience required. Information: Michelle Lovrich, michellelovrich@yahoo.com.

Jubilate! The Women’s Choir of Corvallis: “Find Me Somebody to Love,” 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1165 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. A collection of songs about love, lovers, and love objects. Admission: $8-$15 suggested donation. All are welcome, and no one will be turned away for lack of funds. Information: www.jubilatechoir.org or www.facebook.com/pages/Jubilate-Womens-Choir/300466070381.

Heather Perkins, 7 p.m., The Arts Center, 700 S.W. Madison Ave., Corvallis. Part of the Between the Cracks Forum series. Admission: $10 general, $5 Arts Center members. Information: 541-754-1551 or www.theartscenter.net.

Ideal Nerve Tonic, 7 p.m., WineStyles, in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis.  Admission: $5. Information: 541-738-9463.

Oregon Valley Boys, 7 p.m., Silverton Grange Hall, 201 Division St., Silverton. Part of the band’s 2011 Grange Hall Tour. Admission: $5 general, free for children under 12. Information: www.oregonvalleyboys.com.

DANCE

Contra dance, 7:30 p.m. instruction, 8 p.m. dance, Gatton Hall, 4515 S.W. West Hills Road, Corvallis. Music by the Nettles. Caller: Lynn Ackerson. Admission: $7 general, $6 Corvallis Folklore Society or Eugene Folklore Society members; a $1 discount is offered to patrons who bike or walk. Information: Karen Griswold, 541-745-1002 or kareng@peak.org.

Lebanon Square Circlers fiesta square dance, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Lebanon IOOF Hall, 20 Ash St., Lebanon. Caller: Bruce Lowther. Cuer: Jackie Gale. No partner is required. Admission: $4 general, $10 for a family of three or more. The public is welcome to come and watch for free. Information: 541-258-7769 or www.squarecirclers.org.

Western Oregon University spring dance concert, 7:30 p.m., main stage, Rice Auditorium, Western Oregon University, Monmouth. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors, $7 students. Information: 503-838-8462.

FAMILY

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

Story time, 11 a.m. Saturdays, Borders, 777 N.W. Ninth St., Corvallis. Information: 541-738-0580.

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

MISCELLANEOUS

Chocolate truffles for Mother’s Day, Enoteca Wine Bar, 136 S.W. Washington Ave., Corvallis. Information: 541-758-9095 or www.enotecawinebar.com.

Early Bird Nature Walk at Hesthavn Nature Center, 5:30 to 8 a.m., meet at Hesthavn Nature Center, 8590 N.W. Oak Creek Drive, Corvallis. Listen to the predawn chorus. Information: www.audubon.corvallis.or.us/hesthavn_maps.shtml.

Buy Local First pancake breakfast, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. (also June 4 and July 2), Odd Fellows Hall, 223 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Admission: $6 general, $4 children under 12. Coupons available at participating businesses. Sponsored by First Alternative Co-op, Corvallis Independent Business Alliance and Corvallis Odd Fellows. Information: Emily Stimac, 541-753-3115, ext. 321.

“Build Lebanon Trails” 5K Fun Run and Walk, 8 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. race, Cheadle Lake Park, Lebanon. All proceeds go to Build Lebanon Trails. The course is a mix of paved, packed gravel and hard-packed dirt on a relatively flat course with little change in elevation. Cost: $15 general, $10 children under 12, $35 for families. Information: Rod Sell, 541-409-1302 or CheadleLake5kRun@gmail.com; or www.buildlebanontrails.com/CheadleLake5K.

CARDV Mother’s Day Run/Walk for Safe Families, 8 to 11 a.m., Second Street and Western Boulevard, Corvallis. Cost: $25. Features community booths at the Family Fun Fair and music by the Bush Pilots. Information: 541-758-0219, ext. 301.

Morning Birdsong Nature Walk at McDonald Forest, 8 to 11 a.m., meet at the parking area at the end of Oak Creek Drive, Corvallis. Enjoy a casual stroll up the Homestead Trail. Information: www.cof.orst.edu/cf/recreation/visitor_map.php.

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. Samaritan Health Services promotes Women’s Health Week, May 8-14. Pipe Dreams Aviary display and education about animal rehabilitation. Mid-Willamette Family YMCA helps staff the market booth. Music Jesse Meade, 9:30 a.m. Information: 541-740-1542 or www.locallygrown.org.

Corvallis Artisans Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 15, First Street and Monroe Avenue, Corvallis. Features local arts and crafts, live music and food. Information: Sheri Dover, 541-602-6215 or http://corvallisartisansmarket.com.

Brownsville Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through October 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 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 foods and baked goods. The first 100 kids can build a squirrel feeder with staff from Benton County and City of Corvallis’ Building Division staff to celebrate National Building Safety Month. Corvallis Sister Cities kicks off celebratory week, May 8-14. La Leche League of Corvallis and Lebanon help staff the market booth. Music: Dawning of the Day, 9:30 a.m. Information: 541-740-1542 or www.locallygrown.org.

“Festival of the Flowers,” 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Main St., Jefferson. Features live music, plant sale, children’s activities and food. Sponsored by Friends of the Library. Information: 541-401-2336.

Master Gardeners’ plant sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Floral Courtyard, Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 S.W. 53rd St., Corvallis. Information: 541-766-6750.

Treasure Hunters Roadshow, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Holiday Inn Express, 781 N.E. Second St., Corvallis. Experts will be on hand to examine antiques, collectibles, rare coins, rare currency, vintage guitars and more. Admission is free, and there are no item limits. Information: 217-726-7590 or www.treasurehuntersroadshow.com.

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.

“Art in the Garden” Art and Music Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through May 8, Thyme Garden Herb Company, 20546 Alsea Hwy., Alsea. Features more than 35 artists from over Oregon, free herbal appetizers and May wine to sample, herbal foods, Tyee wine, Oregon Trails beer and organically grown herb plants for sale. Music by Willamette Valley Old Time Musicians, Solar Blue - Chris Estes and Marlene Dickey. Admission is free. Information: Rolfe or Janet Hagen, 541-487-8671 or herbs@thymegarden.com.

Brownsville Library centennial party, 10 a.m., Brownsville Public Library, 146 Spaulding Way, Brownsville. Features tea and cake, followed by a 5:30 p.m. keynote address by Oregon Bill (Rod Fielder). A Centennial Quilt will be up for silent auction. Admission is free. Information: 541-466-5454 or www.brownsville.plinkit.org.

“Carriage Me Back to 1911,” 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1 to 3:30 p.m., runs through May 8, Brownsville. A sometimes historical, often hysterical reenactment of Brownsville life, which includes a carriage ride around town. Admission: $8 general, $3 children under 11, $130 for a full carriage (the carriage holds 20 people). Reservations/information: 541-466-3390.

“My Fair Lady” Mother’s Day Bazaar, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., cafeteria, Cheldelin Middle School, 987 N.E. Conifer Blvd., Corvallis. A fundraiser for Cheldelin Parent Organization. Information: 541-760-1081.

Silver Falls Mother’s Day Birding and Wildflower Festival, 10 a.m. through May 8, South Falls Area, Silver Falls State Park, 20024 Silver Falls Hwy., Sublimity. View native plant displays, participate in various plant and birding walks, and enjoy presentations. Cosponsored by the Friends of Silver Falls and Silver Falls State Park. Information: 503-873-8681, ext. 21 or www.oregonstateparks.org/park_211.php.

Ye Merry Greenwood at Glastonbury Faire, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through May 8, N.W. First and A streets, Toledo. Celebrating the life and reign of Queen Elizabeth I, the Ye Merrie Greenwood Players and friends create an English village market faire featuring interactive entertainers and merchants. Admission: $6 general, $4 seniors/children age 5-12, free for children under 5. Information: www.yemerriegreenwoodfaire.org.

Corvallis Waldorf School May Faire, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Central Park, downtown Corvallis. A fun-filled family-friendly afternoon featuring an old-fashioned cake walk, maypole dancing, puppet shows and other activities. Admission is free. Information: 541-758-4674 or http://corvalliswaldorfschool.org.

Finley NWR Barns and Bluegrass, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., meet at Feichter House, William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge, 26208 Finley Refuge Road, Corvallis. Features tours of nearby historic resources, music, horse-drawn sustainable forestry practices presentation and more.

“First Weekend Toledo Art,” 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., runs through May 8,“The Old Vicarage” and School House Exhibit Building, 140 and 151 N.E. Alder streets, Toledo. Information: 541-265-2787 or www.coastarts.org.

Workshop: “Little Sprouts: Pizza Herb Pot,” 11 a.m., Garland Nursery, 5470 N.E. Hwy. 20, Corvallis. Learn more about herbs and plant your own pizza herb pot to take home. Admission: $5 per child. Information: 541-753-6601 or www.garlandnursery.com.

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.

Mother’s Day weekend kickoff, noon to 5 p.m. through May 8, Marks Ridge Winery, 29255 Berlin Road, Sweet Home. Features an art exhibit by Rebecca Waterhouse. Information: 541-367-3292 or www.marksridge.com.

Lecture: Banell Aukerman, “Archival Storage Supplies,” 1 p.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E., Albany. Presented by Linn Genealogical Society. Admission is free. Information: 541-791-1618 or www.lgsoregon.org.

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

Poetry reading: Deb Casey and Cecilia Hagen, 2 p.m., Grass Roots Books & Music, 227 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. The Eugene authors wrote “AS-IS, Several Sisters” and “Among Others,” respectively. Information: 541-754-7668 or www.grassrootsbookstore.com.

Woodpecker Loop Nature Walk, 3 to 4 p.m.,  William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge, 26208 Finley Refuge Road, Corvallis. Join Native Plant Society’s Esther McAvoy and Laurel Moulton on a guided hike of one of Finley’s premier trails. Information: www.fws.gov/willamettevalley/finley/index.html.

Wine tasting and reception for artist Mike Rangner, 4 to 7 p.m., WineStyles, in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis. Rangner’s works are on display through May. Admission: $5 general, free for wine-club members. Information: 541-738-9463.

Africa Night 2011, 5 to 8 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, Oregon State University, Corvallis. A night devoted to highlighting Africa’s many aspects and cultural elements. Admission: $5 general, free for children under 13. Tickets available in Snell Hall 149.

SUNDAY, MAY 8

ON STAGE

“The Three Musketeers,” Corvallis High School Theatre Department, 2 p.m., runs through May 15, Corvallis High School, 1400 N.W. Buchanan Ave., Corvallis. Admission: $10 general, $8 students/seniors. Advance tickets available at Gracewinds Music in Corvallis, online at www.corvallistheaters.com, or at the box office one hour before the show. Call about the Mother’s Day lunch special, 541-757-3820. Advance purchase recommended. Information: www.corvallistheaters.com.

“The Miracle Worker,” Albany Civic Theatre, 2:30 p.m., through May 14, Albany Civic Theatre, 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.

CLASSICAL MUSIC

OSU student recital: Alicia Baker (piano), 3 to 4 p.m., Room 303, Benton Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Admission is free.

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.

MISCELLANEOUS

Chocolate truffles for Mother’s Day, Enoteca Wine Bar, 136 S.W. Washington Ave., Corvallis. Information: 541-758-9095 or www.enotecawinebar.com.

“Art in the Garden” Art and Music Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thyme Garden Herb Company, 20546 Alsea Hwy., Alsea. Features more than 35 artists from over Oregon, free herbal appetizers and May wine to sample, herbal foods, Tyee wine, Oregon Trails beer and organically grown herb plants for sale. Music by Rusty Hinges, Ancient Ways and Solar Blue - Chris Estes. Admission is free. Information: Rolfe or Janet Hagen, 541-487-8671 or herbs@thymegarden.com.

Mother’s Day brunch, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., FireWorks Restaurant, 1115 S.E. Third St., Corvallis. The champagne brunch includes Irish breakfast baked eggs, seafood cakes with chili lime cream, roasted potatoes and more. Music by Jeremy Winkler. Cost: $20 general, $1 per year for children 12 and under. Information: 541-754-6958 or www.fireworksvenue.com.

Mother’s Day brunch, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., River Bend Resort, 23650 Peoria Road, Harrisburg. The menu includes everything from baked hazelnut French toast to Bambino’s signature lasagna. Reservations required. Reservations/information: 541-995-9995.

Silver Falls Mother’s Day Birding and Wildflower Festival, 10 a.m., South Falls Area, Silver Falls State Park, 20024 Silver Falls Hwy., Sublimity. View native plant displays, participate in various plant and birding walks, and enjoy presentations. Cosponsored by the Friends of Silver Falls and Silver Falls State Park. Information: 503-873-8681, ext. 21 or www.oregonstateparks.org/park_211.php.

Wildlife baby shower, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Chintimini Wildlife Center, 311 N.W. Lewisburg Ave., Corvallis. Learn about one of Chintimini’s busiest seasons. Hourly presentations will be made on when and how to handle baby birds and animals. Food and drinks will be available. A list of needed items to bring for donation can be found at http://chintiminiwildlife.org. Information: 541-745-5324 or http://chintiminiwildlife.org.

Ye Merry Greenwood at Glastonbury Faire, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., N.W. First and A streets, Toledo. Celebrating the life and reign of Queen Elizabeth I, the Ye Merrie Greenwood Players and friends create an English village market faire featuring interactive entertainers and merchants. Admission: $6 general, $4 seniors/children age 5-12, free for children under 5. Information: www.yemerriegreenwoodfaire.org.

“Carriage Me Back to 1911,” noon to 4 p.m., Brownsville. A sometimes historical, often hysterical reenactment of Brownsville life, which includes a carriage ride around town. Admission: $8 general, $3 children under 11, $130 for a full carriage (the carriage holds 20 people). Reservations/information: 541-466-3390.

Mother’s Day, noon to 5 p.m., Marks Ridge Winery, 29255 Berlin Road, Sweet Home. Features an art exhibit by Rebecca Waterhouse. Meet the artist behind the work. Free wine tasting for mothers. Information: 541-367-3292 or www.marksridge.com.

“First Weekend Toledo Art,” noon to 6 p.m., “The Old Vicarage” and School House Exhibit Building, 140 and 151 N.E. Alder streets, Toledo. Information: 541-265-2787 or www.coastarts.org.

Fitton Green wildflower hike, 1 p.m., meet at the Wilkinson Hall parking lot, Arnold Avenue and 27th Street, Corvallis. Take a moderate walk at this Benton County park west of Corvallis with the Mary’s Peak Group of the Sierra Club. Number of participants may be limited. Information: Loretta Rivard, 541-753-6884; or Doris deLespinasse, ddeles@proaxis.com.

Sports Fan Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m., WineStyles, in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis. Enjoy a glass of wine or beer and watch the game on a big-screen TV. Information: 541-738-9463.

Saketini Sunday, 3  p.m., Enoteca Wine Bar, 136 S.W. Washington Ave., Corvallis. Enoteca also features free chocolate truffles for Mother’s Day. Information: 541-758-9095 or www.enotecawinebar.com.

Book signing: Delilah Moore, “Iron Heart,” 7 to 9 p.m., The River Center, 3000 S. Santiam Hwy., Lebanon. The Lebanon resident will sign copies of her inspirational autobiography, “Iron Heart: A Story of Perseverence After Polio.”

MONDAY, MAY 9

FAMILY

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

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

MISCELLANEOUS

Historic Downtown Walking Tour of First Ave., 5:30 p.m., meet at Burkhart Square at Lyon Street and First Avenue, Albany. Learn about the city’s historic architecture and history. Cosponsored by the Albany Downtown Association and the Monteith Historical Society. Information: 541-928-2469 or www.albanydowntown.com.

Bald Hill Farm evening tour, 6 to 8 p.m., meet at the Oak Creek Drive parking area, Corvallis. With Greenbelt Land Trust. Information: Jessica McDonald, 541-207-5528 or jessica@greenbeltlandtrust.org; or www.greenbeltlandtrust.org/BaldHillFarm.html.

Science Pub Corvallis: “Trouble with Tunicates: Invasive Species in Oregon,” 6 p.m., Old World Deli, 341 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Sam Chan, an Oregon Sea Grant educator and chair of the Oregon Invasive Species Council, will discuss invasives in Oregon and in other states and the economic and environmental costs of managing them. Information: http://oregonstate.edu/terra/science-pub/.

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

TUESDAY, MAY 10

FILM

MUvies special screening: “Some Days Are Better Than Others,” 8:30 to 10 p.m., Memorial Union Journey Room, Oregon State University, Corvallis. The film stars OSU alum Renee Roman Nose. Admission is free.

POPULAR MUSIC

Corvallis Community Choir rehearsals, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis, 2945 N.W. Circle Blvd., Corvallis. Newcomers welcome. No audition. No experience necessary. Director: Shayne Flock. Accompanist: Beth Atchley. Cost: $50 per 12-week term. Information: Janet Converse, 541-753-7660 or j.converse@comcast.net.

DANCE

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.

Cuban salsa, 7:30 to 10 p.m., Tuesdays, Impulse Bar & Grill, 1425 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Reggaeton. 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, 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

Fort Hoskins Historic Park, 11 a.m. to noon, meet at the picnic shelter. With Dr. Dave Brauner of OSU’s Department of Anthropology. The guided tour program interprets military life at the post, archaeological study of the site, and management of the cultural landscape, historic structures and natural resources. Information: www.co.benton.or.us/parks/facilities/hoskins.php.

Beazell Memorial Forest: Education Center tour, 1 to 1:30 p.m., Beazell Forest Education Center, 37823 Kings Valley Hwy., Corvallis. With Lori Stephens of Broadleaf Architecture. The project features low-impact construction and maintenance, guided by reduce, reuse and recycle values. Information: www.co.benton.or.us/parks/facilities/forest_ed.php.

Beazell Memorial Forest: Habitat management tour, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Beazell Forest Education Center, 37823 Kings Valley Hwy., Corvallis. With Al Kitzman of Benton County Natural Areas & Parks. The round trip tour includes a challenging hike to the South Meadow to possibly view the butterflies. Information: www.co.benton.or.us/parks/facilities/beazell.php.

Bald Hill Natural Area nature walk, 6 to  8 p.m., meet at the Oak Creek Road parking lot, Corvallis. With the Neighborhood Naturalist Program and Corvallis Parks and Recreation Department. Visit the north side of Bald Hill Park to look at oak savanna plants and wildlife. Carpooling is encouraged.

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.

Prairie appreciation and wildflower talk, 7 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Observe slides of prairie wildflowers in this picturesque tour of some of Oregon’s most threatened ecosystems. Sponsored by Institute for Applied Ecology.  Information: Stacy Moore, 541-753-3099 or http://appliedeco.org/.

“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, MAY 11

POPULAR MUSIC

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

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.

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. OSU Benton County Master Gardeners answer garden question. Corvallis Montessori School helps staff the market booth. Music: Kurt Smith, 9:30 a.m. Information: 541-740-1542 or www.locallygrown.org.

Book signing: Delilah Moore, “Iron Heart,” 10:30 to 2:30 p.m., Sweet Home Senior & Community Center, 880 18th Ave., Sweet Home. The Lebanon resident will sign copies of her inspirational autobiography, “Iron Heart: A Story of Perseverence After Polio.”

Random Review, noon to 1 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Pete Sandrock, former Benton County district attorney, and Dave Famous, captain of the Professional Standards Division of the Portland Police Bureau, will review Karl Marlantes’ “Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War.” Sponsored by Friends of the Library. Admission is free; lunches are OK. 

Author reading: Jed Wyman, noon, Calapooia Center, Cascade View CC-203, Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. S.W., Albany. The Corvallis author and composition professor will read from a recent collection of short stories. Part of the Valley Writers Series. Information: Jane White, whitej@linnbenton.edu; Lucette Wood, woodl@linnbenton.edu; or www.linnbenton.edu/go/valley-writers.

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.

Historic Downtown Walking Tour of Second Ave., 5:30 p.m., meet at Burkhart Square at Lyon Street and First Avenue, Albany. Learn about the city’s historic architecture and history. Cosponsored by the Albany Downtown Association and the Monteith Historical Society. Information: 541-928-2469 or www.albanydowntown.com.

Lecture: Kelley Baker, 7 to 8 p.m., Theatre Room, 104 Weatherford Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Baker was the sound designer on six Gus Van Sant features, including “My Own Private Idaho,” “Good Will Hunting” and “Finding Forrester.” His own full-lengths include “Kicking Bird,” “The Gas Cafe” and “Birddog.” Presented by the Austin Entrepreneurship Program. Admission is free.

Lecture: “Homebodies, Globetrotters and Nomads,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., meeting room, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. The lecture’s full title is “Homebodies, Globetrotters and Nomads: Seasonal Journeys of Willamette Valley Birds.” The lecture and slide show is presented by the Neighborhood Naturalist Program.

Wine tasting, 7 p.m., Enoteca Wine Bar, 136 S.W. Washington Ave., Corvallis. Features Ken Wright Cellars. Cost: $10 per person. Information: 541-758-9095 or www.enotecawinebar.com.

Preservation Awards presentation, 7:15 p.m., Albany City Hall, 333 Broadalbin St. S.W., Albany. Part of the City Council meeting. Information: Anne Catlin, 541-917-7560 or anne.catlin@cityofalbany.net.

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.

THURSDAY, MAY 12

ON STAGE

“The Little Mermaid,” 5:30 p.m., runs through May 14, commons, Taft High School, 3780 Spyglass Ridge Drive, Lincoln City. Admission is free. Information: 541-996-2115 or www.coastarts.org.

“The Miracle Worker,” Albany Civic Theatre, 8 p.m., through May 14, Albany Civic Theatre, 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.

“Skin Deep,” Theatre West, 8 p.m., runs through May 28, Theatre West, 3536 S.E. Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors/students, $8 patrons under 12. Information: 541-994-5663 or www.theatrewest.com.

POPULAR MUSIC

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

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.

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

MISCELLANEOUS

Franklin School neighborhood and tree tour, 2 p.m., Franklin School, 750 N.W. 18th St., Corvallis. Celebrate the companionship of heritage trees in this historic neighborhood.

Writing and publishing Q&A with Karl Marlantes, 2 to 3 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Author Karl Marlantes is interviewed by local author and Oregon Book Award winner Tracy Daughterty. Come early to guarantee a seat. Information: 541-766-6793.

4-H Wildlife Stewards Youth Summit, 2:30 to 4 p.m., Philomath Scout Lodge, 660 Clemens Mill Road, Philomath. Open to the public for poster viewing. Information: http://extension.oregonstate.edu/benton/4h/ws/.

Lecture: Deborah Pearsall, “Food and Society at Real Alto,” 4 to 5 p.m., Memorial Union Journey Room, Oregon State University, Corvalis. The lecture’s full title is “Food and Society at Real Alto, a Prehistoric Community in Southwest Coastal Ecuador.” Pearsall will focus on food as a reflection of social relationships, culture and economy at an early site in coastal Ecuador. Part of the 2010-11 Horning Lecture Series. Admission is free.

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: 541-452-3115.

Wine tasting, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., WineStyles, in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis. Features Gordon Brothers Winery from Washington. The winemaker will be hand to pour and discuss. 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.

Mary’s River Natural Area restoration tour, 6 to 8 p.m., meet at the north parking area off of Brooklane Drive, Corvallis. Come and explore one of the best local sites for learning about natural history. Presented by Corvallis Parks and Recreation and the Institute for Applied Ecology.

Weed spotters training, 6 to 8 p.m., Philomath Scout Lodge, 660 Clemens Mill Road, Philomath. Learn to identify and avoid the spread of key invasive plant species. With Benton County Soil and Watershed District. Bring your weeds for expert identification. Information: Heath Keirstead, 541-753-7208 or hkeirstead@bentonswcd.org.

Author reading: Karl Marlantes, “Matterhorn,” 7 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. The New York Times bes-selling author will discuss his new book, a novel of the Vietnam War. Marlantes’ lecture will be followed by a book-signing. Information: 541-766-6793.

Dance of Universal Peace (Sufi dancing), 7 to 9 p.m., Universalist Unitarian Fellowship of Corvallis, 2945 N.W. Circle Blvd., Corvallis. The dances are simple circle dances that set sacred phrases from the world’s spiritual traditions to music and movement. No musical or dance experience is necessary. No special attire required, and dancers need not bring a partner. Information: 541-738-2448.

FRIDAY, MAY 13

ON STAGE

“The Little Mermaid,” 5:30 p.m., runs through May 14, commons, Taft High School, 3780 Spyglass Ridge Drive, Lincoln City. Admission is free. Information: 541-996-2115 or www.coastarts.org.

“The Three Musketeers,” Corvallis High School Theatre Department, 7 p.m., runs through May 15, Corvallis High School, 1400 N.W. Buchanan Ave., Corvallis. Admission: $10 general, $8 students/seniors. Advance tickets available at Gracewinds Music in Corvallis, online at www.corvallistheaters.com, or at the box office one hour before the show. Advance purchase recommended. Information: www.corvallistheaters.com.

“Kiss Me, Kate,” Corvallis Community Theatre, 7:30 p.m., runs through May 29, Majestic Theatre, 115 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Admission: $16 general, $14 seniors/students. Information: www.corvalliscommunitytheatre.org.

“Love, Lies and Lunacy,” 7:30 p.m., runs through May 22, Russell Tripp Performance Center, Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. S.W., Albany. Admission: $10 general, $8 seniors/children/students. Information: www.linnbenton.edu/go/tickets.

“The Miracle Worker,” Albany Civic Theatre, 8 p.m., through May 14, Albany Civic Theatre, 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, RiceÌs Pharmacy in Corvallis or at the ACT box office 45 minutes before curtain. Information: 541-928-4603 or www.albanycivic.org.

“Skin Deep,” Theatre West, 8 p.m., runs through May 28, Theatre West, 3536 S.E. Hwy. 101, Lincoln City. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors/students, $8 patrons under 12. Information: 541-994-5663 or www.theatrewest.com.

POPULAR MUSIC

John Nilsen, noon, Memorial Union Lounge, Oregon State University, Corvallis. Part of the Music a la Carte series. Admission is free.

The Timberhill Place Recorder Society,  2 p.m. Fridays, Corvallis. The repertory group plays low to intermediate selections. Admission is free; newcomers are welcome. Information/location: Colene Voll, 541-745-5122 or vollheim@hotmail.com.

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

Nicasio Ralph, Beth Brown & Acorn Bros., 7 p.m.,. Belle Vallee Cellars, 151 N.W. Monroe Ave., Suite 107, Corvallis. Information: 541-575-9463.

Emerald City Jazz Kings: “Coast to Coast,” 7:30 p.m. Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St., Florence. Admission: $26 general, $16 youth. Information: 541-434-7000 or www.theshedd.org.

“Riot in the Clouds,” 10 p.m., Cloud 9, 126 S.W. First St., Corvallis. Featuring girls, liquor and “offensively hip” music. Chi Duly spins electro, dubstep, house and Top 40 remixes. Information: www.facebook.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.

Oregon Coast Ballet Company: “Growing Up Dancing,” 7 p.m., Silverman Theatre, Newport Performing Arts Center, 777 W. Olive St., Newport. Admission: $12 general, $5 students. Information: 541-265-2787 or www.coastarts.org.

MISCELLANEOUS

Author visit: Rob Englert, “Blood Secrets,” noon to 1 p.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E., Albany. Englert is a former undercover narcotics officer and homicide detective who has worked on high-profile murder cases involving O.J. Simpson, Robert Blake and others. Information: 541-926-3379.

Youth-led tour of Hoover Elementary natural area, 1:30 to 2:15 p.m., Hoover Elementary School, 3838 N.W. Walnut Blvd., Corvallis. Check in and get a name badge. The tour is led by Hoover Habitat Heroes. Presented by OSU Extension Service and Benton County 4-H. Information: www.corvallis.k12.or.us/hoover/habitat/.

Artist reception (middle and high school level): “Celebration of Youth,” 4 to 6 p.m., The Arts Center, 700 S.W. Madison Ave., Corvallis. A two-tiered exhibit of work by elementary level students, and by students of middle and high school together. Information: 541-754-1551 or www.theartscenter.net.

Friday Flights, 5 to 8 p.m., WineStyles, in the Timberhill Shopping Center, 2333 N.W. Kings Blvd., Corvallis. Experience a flight of three red or three white wines poured simultaneously to sample and experience similarities and differences. 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.

Old-growth trail of McDonald Forest, 5:30 to 8 p.m., meet at the parking lot behind Super 8, 407 N.W. Second St., Corvallis. The trail is an easy hike through a grove of old growth. Information: Lon Otterby, 541-752-0390 or ottercruz@aol.com.

Parent Survival Night, 6 to 9 p.m., The Little Gym, 958 N.W. Circle Blvd., Suite A, Corvallis. Need a night on the town away from the kids? Enjoy yourself while the little ones run and play. Children must be 3 to 12 years old and toilet-independent. Cost: $25-$35. Space is limited. Reservations/information: 541-753-0950.

South Store tour, 7 p.m., First Alternative South Store, 1007 S.E. Third St., Corvallis. Reservations required. Reservations/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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