Wednesday: Guys' Shopping Night, 5 to 7 p.m., Prairie Farmhouse, 210 Church St., Jefferson. The shop has been collecting wish lists all month, and will now host a night for men to come in and find a gift that's exactly what their loved one wants. Food and drink by Jefferson Station.

Thursday and Friday: Pesticide Applicator class, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, Room CC-205, Calapooia Center, Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. Cost: $119. Registration: 541-917-4840, or

Dec. 7: Downtown After Hours, 5:30 to 7 p.m., the Inkwell Home Store, 234 SW Third St., Corvallis. Admission: $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers and guests. RSVP: 541-754-6624 or