What's happening in and around Wilsonville this week and what's coming up later this month?

Thursday, March 8

BOOK CLUB — Wilsonville Library book club meets for an informal discussion of "The Little Paris Bookshop" by Nina George; 6 p.m. at the Wilsonville Community Center, 7965 S.W. Wilsonville Road.

BUDGET COMMITTEE — City of Wilsonville budget committee meets, 6 p.m. to review the City's financial status for the current fiscal year. Public welcome; 29799 S.W. Town Hall Loop.

SUBMITTED PHOTO - CREST program is hosting a native plant sale March 10 in Wilsonville. Saturday, March 10

NATIVE PLANTS — Support the WL-WV School District's CREST program by attending its Native Plant Sale from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Trees, shrubs, wildflowers and plants known to benefit birds and insects will be available, as well as a 9 a.m. workshop on attracting pollinators to your yard; The workshop is free, but you need to register ahead of time at.

COMMUNITY CONCERT — Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with traditional Irish music, as Dale Russ, Tom Creegan and Cary Novotny bring their fiddle, Irish pipes and guitar to the Winona Grange, 8350 S.W. Seneca St., Tualatin. Doors open at 6:45 p.m., tickets are available at or at the door.

BOOK NOTES — Wilsonville Friends of Library hosts a concert at the Wilsonville Community Center, 7965 S.W. Wilsonville Road, featuring Carolee and Romeo, an accoustic duo who perform Irish traditional and contempory songs; 2-3 p.m.

SPINNING SHOWCASE — Old Colony Aurora Museum is hosting a living display of antique spinning wheels in action. The Aurora Colony Handspinners Guild will be on hand and in costume; while viewing the wheels and talking with their operators, you will also have the opportunity to view the wonderful displays in the many build-

ings of the museum. The museum is located at 15018 Second Street NE; hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m.Sunday, March 11

Wednesday, March 14

BOONE BRIDGE — An open house hosted by the City of Wilsonville and Oregon Department of Transportation will introduce possible solutions for the southbound congestion of I-5 around the Boone Bridge. City Hall, 29799 S.W. Town Center Loop E, 5-6:30 p.m..

PLANNING COMMISSION — Wilsonville Planning Commission meeting at 6:30 p.m.; public is welcome. City Hall, 29799 S.W. Town Center Loop E.

Sunday, March 18

WHO'S ON THIRD — A 3 p.m. free community concert where everyone is welcome, come hear the Feely Family, lead by father Don, a well-known organist in Oregon. The Feely Family will be performing classical pieces by Debussy, Bach, Aaron Copland and Andrew Lloyd Webber, as well as classic organ tunes. Another treat will be a showing of Buster Keaton's "Cops" accompanied by live organ music. Woodburn United Methodist Church, 700 N. Cascade Drive, Woodburn.


THE LOST BOY — Clackamas Community College presents "The Lost Boy," a drama written by CCC English instructor Sue Mach, a tale about a 19th century kidnapping of a child and the scandal that ensued. "The Lost Boy" runs through March 11, Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., with Sunday matinees at 2:30 p.m. All shows are in the Niemeyer Osterman Theatre, 19600 Molalla Ave., Oregon City. A special "pay-what-you-can" matinee will be held Friday, March 9, at 10 a.m. Tickets are $11 for adults, $9 for seniors and $5 (or pay-what-you-can at the door) for students. For tickets, visit or call 503-594-3153.

BIBLE STUDY — Come study the Bible with us! Weekly scripture study Thursdays, 7:30-8:30 p.m. at the Wilsonville LDS Meeting House, 29350 Town Center Loop E. Contact Eric Battles, 801-231-0903 with questions.