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What's happening in and around Wilsonville this week and coming up in October?

SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO -  The Korean War Veterans Association Oregon Trail Chapter is sponsoring a Veterans Day observation Nov. 11 in Wilsonville. Wednesday, Oct. 25

LIBRARY ADVISORY BOARD — Wilsonville Library Advisory Board meetings are open to the public and begin at 6:30 p.m. at 8200 S.W. Wilsonville Road. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for the agenda.

Thursday, Oct. 26

BOONES FERRY — Join City staff and consultants for the second round of discussion of the Boones Ferry Park master plan. The purpose of this workshop is to review and discuss proposed plans. The workshop will be held at Wilsonville City Hall at 6 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 28

HARVEST FESTIVAL — Wilsonville's Fall Harvest Festival returns to the historic Stein-Boozier Barn in Memorial Park from 9:30-11 a.m. There will be free pumpkin decorating while supplies last, a costume parade for kids and pets and wagon rides. All activities are free but please bring nonperishable food for Wilsonville Community Sharing.

TANNAHILL WEAVERS — One of Scotland's premier bands, Tannahill Weavers, brings its diverse repertoire to the Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Oregon City Oct. 28, for a 7:30 p.m. performance. Go to brownpapertickets.com/event/3033584 for tickets or call 800-838-3006.

Monday, Oct. 30

TRICK OR TREAT — Marquis Wilsonville invites kids and their families to a Halloweeen celebration from 4-6 p.m. Come in your costume, if you have it, for trick or treating, refreshments, games and prizes. The event will be held at 30900 S.W. Parkway Ave., building B.

Tuesday, Oct. 31

HISTORY PUB — The Wilsonville Public Library Foundation, the Wilsonville/Boones Ferry Historical Society, and McMenamins have teamed up to present monthly programs focusing on Oregon's rich history. This month, the presentation is "Is Oregon Ready for the Big One? Oregon's Past and Future Earthquakes." Scott Burns, Geology Professor from PSU, will discuss the coming disaster and what we can do to ensure our safety. Free at the Wilsonville Old Church McMenamins, 30340 S.W. Boones Ferry Road, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 3

BLOOD DRIVE — Help the American Red Cross save lives by donating blood at Wilsonville Honda, 30600 SW Parkway Ave., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Make an appointment to give blood at redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

BUTTEVILLE MUSIC — The historic Butteville Store, French Prairie's acoustic music venue, hosts the band The Hillwilliams for a night of music. For more information go www.butteville.org.

JAPANESE PRUNING — Clackamas Community College Horticulture Department offers an introductory class the art of Japanese pruning with Masa Mizuno, a master of Japanese garden cultivation. Bring gloves and pruning tools; part of this workshop will take place at a local nursery, transportation will not be provided. Cost is $40. For more information about horticulture offerings at CCC or register, call 503-594-3292, email Loretta Mills at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit www.clackamas.edu/academics/skills-development-training/workshops.

Saturday, Nov. 4

TOAST TO IMAGINATION — The annual Wilsonville Library Foundation fundraiser includes wine tasting, hearty appetizers and a free wine glass. Participating wineries include: Archer Vineyard; Lujon Wine Cellars; Montinore Estate; Owen Roe Winery; Sineann Winery; Tumwater Vineyard; and Z'IVO Wines. All proceeds benefit library programs. Register for the 7-9 p.m. event by Oct. 31 at www.wplf.org.

Sunday, Nov. 5

WILLAMETTE FALLS SYMPHONY — In honor of Finland's centenary a trio of pieces, including Jean Sibelius' "Symphonoy No. 2 in D major, Op.43, Selim Palmgren's "Aus Finnland (From Finland)" and Einojuhani Rautavaara's "Pelimannit (The Fiddlers)." Performance begins at 3 p.m., Oregon City United Methodist Church, 18955 S. South End Road; tickets at the door, adults $15, seniors/students $10.

Monday, Nov. 6

TOY DRIVE — The annual Wilsonville Parks and Recreation toy drive begins Nov. 6 and goes through Dec. 13. New, unwrapped toys can be donated to the Parks and Rec Admin Building, 29600 S.W. Park Place, weekdays between 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

CITY COUNCIL — Wilsonville City Council work session and meeting at City Hall, 29799 S.W. Town Center Loop E. Both work session, at 5 p.m. and meeting at 7 p.m. are open to the public and agendas can be found at ci.wilsonville.or.us.

Wednesday, Nov. 8

PLANNING COMMISSION — The Planning Commission meets the second Wednesday of each month at Wilsonville City Hall, 9799 S.W. Town Center Loop E. Agendas and packets will be made available to download at ci.wilsonville.or.us/AgendaCenter.

COMMUNITY SENIORS MEETING — The Wilsonville Community Seniors, Inc. meets the second Wednesday monthly at the Community Center, 7965 S.W. Wilsonville Road. The Senior Advisory Board is an independent, nonprofit organization called Wilsonville Community Seniors, Inc. The Board discusses matters affecting senior programs, services and facilities. Although not an official City board, members are elected by the participants in senior programs at the Community Center.

Saturday, Nov. 11

VETERANS DAY — The Korean War Veterans Association Oregon Trail Chapter is sponsoring a Veterans Day observation at 11 a.m. at the Oregon Korean War Memorial in Town Center Park, Wilsonville.

AAUW — The Lake Oswego branch of the American Association of University Women present Karin Moscon speaking on "Equal Opportunities in our Schools: A Title 9 Overview." The 9:30 a.m. presentation is free and will also feature comments by Clackamass County Circuit Court Judge Ann Linniger and State Senator Kathleen Taylor. The public is invited to this event, at 398 10th St., Lake Oswego.

Wednesday, Nov. 15

BLOOD DRIVE — Help the American Red Cross save lives by donating blood at St Cyril Catholic Church, 9210 SW 5th Street, 1-6:30 p.m. Make an appointment to give blood at redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

UPCOMING

CHARBONNEAU ART FESTIVAL — This year's event includes a fine art gallery, student art gallery and an artisan fair with more than 30 skilled artisans. The nonprofit arts festival, Nov. 3-5, will benefit art programs at Wilsonville and Canby high schools. A champagne reception kicks off the fun Nov. 3, starting at 6 p.m.; tickets are available at www.charbonneauarts.org. The reception is open to the public, with hors d'oeuvres, live music and a silent auction. Saturday and Sunday the show is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with free admission; Charbonneau Country Club, 32000 S.W. Country Club Drive.