The patient photographer

The patient photographer

Loren Nelson's photography exhibit steps back in time through the perspective of a blacksmith...

Zoo comedy night is going to the animals

Zoo comedy night is going to the animals

Event supports Portland Audubon and Tanzanian Carnivore Project Cackling geese, laughing hyenas...

'Ivy + Bean' come to life on the stage

'Ivy + Bean' come to life on the stage

Oregon Children's Theatre presents show based on Annie Barrows' book Meet Bean. She’s a loud...

Women take  to silks in 'Frida'

Women take to silks in 'Frida'

Pendulum Aerial Arts reunites trio of talented performers Pendulum Aerial Arts presents...

The greatest pumpkin of all

The greatest pumpkin of all

West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta was record setting and a sight to behold “I didn't know...

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Beaverton's Features

November 01, 2014

World War I anniversary inspires new exhibit

by The Times
All military veterans get in free to Washington County Museum in November The donation of a World War I uniform worn by Washington County resident William Crandall’s father, Sgt. John Crandall,…
October 30, 2014

Does your group want to perform?

by The Times
Bridgeport Village recently announced a new program called “Season of Sounds.” This program will give school choirs, bands and theater groups the chance to perform at Bridgeport Village in…
October 30, 2014

Military veterans are invited to special patriotic tribute

by The Times
Tigard High hosts early Veteran's Day celebration on Nov. 7 Tigard High School’s leadership class invites all veterans to its annual recognition ceremony Friday, Nov. 7, to honor all those who…
October 25, 2014

State seeks input on senior issues and disability concerns

by The Times
The state of Oregon wants to hear from people about the services it should be providing for seniors and people with disabilities. Aging and People with Disabilities, a division of the Oregon…
October 24, 2014

Westside Economic Alliance welcomes Bonamici, Schrader

by The Times
U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici will be in Tigard next week to discuss her plans for the 114th Congress. The Oregon Democrat from Beaverton will speak at the Westside Economic Alliance’s breakfast…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Eliot Grasso, with guitarist Glenn Waddell, will perform a family-friendly concert of Irish music on Saturday.
October 23, 2014

Irish music takes spotlight in intimate concert

by Beaverton Valley Times
Music in Small Spaces is Saturday in Beaverton library Music in Small Spaces, sponsored by the Beaverton Arts Commission, presents "An Afternoon of Irish Music" on Saturday at 2 p.m. in the…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: PCC - Families can enjoy free hay rides that loop around the Portland Community Colleges Rock Creek Campus all day and will be staged between buildings 2 and 5.
October 23, 2014

PCC Rock Creek hosts Harvest Festival

by Beaverton Valley Times
Hay rides, pumpkins and more are on tap for Saturday event Need a pumpkin? No problem. Portland Community College’s Rock Creek Campus is hosting its annual Harvest Festival from 10 a.m. to 2…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED GRAPHIC - Portland-based band Blitzen Trapper shared some of its roots on Friday night by performing Neil Young's 'Harvest' album in its entirety.
October 18, 2014

Blitzen Trapper tips hat to Neil Young classic at Doug Fir Lounge

by Shannon O. Wells
Taxed voices aside, band nobly navigates twists of "Harvest" album Blitzen Trapper's good-hearted gesture to add a second, all-ages show on Friday evening at Doug Fir Lounge nearly cost…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Boy Scouts will once again demonstrate the use of an antique apple press.
October 17, 2014

Cedar Mill Cider Festival returns Sunday

by Beaverton Valley Times
Community event offers festive food, music and fun for all The Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District will host the eighth annual Cedar Mill Cider Festival on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Husband and wife Reece Marshburn and Marianna Thielen never intended to make music together, but have been dedicated to their band, The Bylines, in earnest since 2011.
October 17, 2014

Finding their sound

by Caitlin Feldman
Marianna Thielen and Reece Marshburn create music and perform as The Bylines, they have a show this Saturday, Oct. 18 Marianna Thielen and Reece Marshburn didn’t want to be “that couple” — the…

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Archaeologist and artist Virginia Parks will be showing off some of her encaustic paintings (painting using a variety of different colored waxes) during this weekend's Washington County Open Studios art tour.
Oct 17, 2014

Artists share insight into creative process

by Geoff Pursinger
Washington County Open Studios tour is this weekend The fifth annual Washington County Open Studios art tour returns this weekend, with dozens of artists ready to showcase their creations. The…
Photo Credit: TIMES FILE PHOTO - The 11th annual West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta returns to the Tualatin Lake of the Commons on Saturday.
Oct 17, 2014

Giant Pumpkin Regatta invades Tualatin

by The Times
Lake of the Commons will host wacky water races The city of Tualatin presents the 11th annual West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta on Saturday at the Tualatin Lake of the Commons. Have you ever seen…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Gaillardia aristata is a native blanketflower that typically grows in clumps and is part of the sunflower family. It is one of 100 varieties of native plants featured in Saturday's sale.
Oct 09, 2014

Fall Native Plant Sale returns this Saturday

by Beaverton Valley Times
Tualatin Hills Nature Park hosts ninth annual event It’s that time of year to get native plants into the soil. Home gardeners can choose from among more than 100 varieties of trees, shrubs and…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Elizabeth Ives warms up at the barre during rehearsal at the Portland Festival Ballet.
Oct 09, 2014

Dancing over borders

by Caitlin Feldman
Dancers from Portland Festival Ballet travel to Philippines to perform and offer aid When 16 dancers from Portland Festival Ballet and a handful from Northwest Classical Ballet in Vancouver,…
Photo Credit: JEFFREY BALL - Laura Leonard, who is new to Portland, uses pastels to illustrate the scene set up for the Quick Draw illustration event.
Oct 09, 2014

Art in the open air

by Caitlin Feldman
Beaverton Arts Mix begins with Quick Draw event and competition Sitting with an easel and canvas on the sidewalk, Christy Geddes painted the lawn and fountain in front of her. The sun was bright…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Renowned French flutist Jean Ferrandis performs Saturday at the Cedar Hills United Church of Christ.
Oct 08, 2014

French flutist Jean Ferrandis performs in Beaverton

by Beaverton Valley Times
The Greater Portland Flute Society will present a recital and reception Saturday featuring renowned French flutist Jean Ferrandis. The event is co-sponsored by Verne Q. Powell Flutes. Ferrandis…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Jonathan Larsen, of Tigard, is the owner of Edelweiss Tours, a small group tour company that brings people from all over the world to experience Switzerland, Germany and Italy.
Oct 09, 2014

Tigard guide has traveling Europe down to a science

by Geoff Pursinger
There was a time, not too long ago, when travel agents ruled the tourism market. They made travel arrangements, booked hotels and reserved spots on sightseeing trips. But these days, travel…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Jimmie Ray Cantrell and his wife, Cyndi, perform shows across  the country. Their tribute to Johnny Cash on Saturday in Hillsboro serves as a benefit for the Beaverton Historical Society.
Oct 01, 2014

Johnny Cash tribute show benefits Beaverton Historical Society

by Ray Pitz
Jimmie Ray Cantrell, a former Oregonian, to perform Cash hits Jimmie Ray Cantrell’s love of Johnny Cash goes deeper than the fact both share/shared a love for America, trains and their wives.…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tualatin artist Diane Hicks works from photos and paints with watercolors to create paintings that she deems, 'Realistic, but not.'
Oct 01, 2014

Supporting the community through art

by Caitlin Feldman
Celebrate the Gifts Art Festival returns to Calvin Presbyterian Church in Tigard this weekend With technology and advances in digital photo editing, snapping the perfect picture is much easier…
Photo Credit: TRIBUNE PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Oregon Food Bank volunteer Lynn Shaker helps sort apples for donation boxes. Groups and individuals as young as six can sign up for two-hour shifts at the food bank, doing everything from sorting and repacking to leading gardening or cooking classes.
Sep 25, 2014

A new recipe to fight hunger

by Jennifer Anderson
Oregon Food Bank pushes for education, more fresh produce Susannah Morgan marvels at the shiny purple eggplants that hang on the vine, the bright rows of rainbow chard, beets, tomatoes and pole…



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