HAZELIA FIELD CLOSED: Hazelia Field (17800 Stafford Road) will be closed through Nov. 6 for resurfacing of the artificial-turf field, City officials say. The nearby dog park and parking lot will remain open during construction, but the upper parking lot on Stafford Road will be closed at times for staging.
FARMERS MARKET (OCT. 14): The Lake Oswego Farmers Market returns to Millennium Plaza Park on Saturday for the last market of the season, with more than 80 vendors offering fresh fruits, vegetables, meat, cheeses, baked goods, hot foods, artisan products and nursery items. Live music, too. Hours are 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
ART STUDIO (OCT. 14): On Saturday mornings, the focus is on art at the Lake Oswego Public Library (706 Fourth St.). Bring an art or craft project to work on, browse the library's collection of art and craft books, talk to other artists, explore art online or get technical help with projects and research techniques. Bring your own supplies or use the library's drawing supplies; no registration is required for the studio, which starts at 9 a.m.
PUBLIC ART COMMITTEE (OCT. 16): The Public Art Committee will meet at 2 p.m. Monday at the Arts Council offices (520 First St.). For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/community/public-art-committee.
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT (OCT. 16): Bring the kids to Family Movie Night at the Lake Oswego Public Library (706 Fourth St.) at 6 p.m. Monday and you'll find a big screen, cozy blankets to sit on and snacks waiting. The title of this month's film is a secret, but here's a hint from library staff: "Get in the holiday spirit and join us at Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed!"
DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMISSION (OCT. 16): The DRC will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at City Hall (380 A Ave.). For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc_drc/development-review-commission-144.
CITY COUNCIL (OCT. 17): The City Council will meet at 3 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall (380 A Ave.). For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/citycouncil/city-council-200.
PARKS, RECREATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES BOARD (OCT. 18): The Parks board will meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Palisades (1500 Greentree Road). For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc_nrab/october-18-2017-parks-board-meeting-palisades.
PICK PHOTO CONTEST WINNERS: Online voting is now underway to pick the winners in the City's ninth-annual photo contest. There are seven categories: Life in Lake Oswego, Places in Lake Oswego, People of Lake Oswego, Positive Aging in Lake Oswego, Pets in Lake Oswego, Youth (for photographers under the age of 18) and Digitally Altered Images. Winners will be announced in November, and winning images will be displayed at City Hall, published in the City's print and online newsletters and featured in a future issue of The Review. There are monetary prizes, too! To cast your vote (the deadline is Oct. 15), go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/publicaffairs/photo-contest-voting.
NOMINATE AN UNSUNG HERO: Lake Oswego residents and community groups are being urged to submit nominations now for the next group of Unsung Heroes. The goal of the City's awards program is to recognize individuals or groups that have volunteered during the past year or over an extended period of time, but who are not generally well-known by the public for the good deeds they do. The honorees are celebrated for their selfless efforts and for being role models in the community. Nomination forms are available online at ci.oswego.or.us/publicaffairs/unsung-heroes. The deadline to nominate an Unsung Hero is Friday, Nov. 17; awards will be presented at a City Council meeting in early December. For more information, contact Diana Smith-Bouwer at 503-635-0257.
— The Review