Out & About
THE BOYS NEXT DOOR — Mask & Mirror Theatre, The Stage at Calvin Church, 10445 SW Canterbury Lane, Tigard. Curtains: 7:30 p.m. Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays, through March 24. No Friday performances for this show. Tickets are available online at www.MaskandMirror.com, and are $15 adults, $12 seniors, students and military. Explores the stories of four disabled men living together in a group home, and their social worker caretaker, who is slowly getting burned out by his job.
"A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING" — Broadway Rose, March 29-April 28. Featuring the music of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein. Featuring Caitlin Brooke, Joey Côté, Deborah Mae Hill, Kelly Sina and Joe Theissen. Curtains: 7:30 p.m., Thursdays-Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. Also: 2 p.m., Saturday, April 6, 13, 20 and 27. New Stage, 12850 S.W. Grant Ave., Tigard. Tickets: $30 to $48 adults; $20 ages 6018; $25 ages 19-30; group discounts available. www.broadwayrose.org, or 503-620-5262.
"TAKING STEPS" — Lakewood Theatre, Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St., Lake Oswego. Curtains: Through April 7; Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; one Wednesday performance, March 20, 7:30 p.m.; Sundays at 7 p.m., March 17 and 31; and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m., March 10, 24 and 31, and April 7. Tickets: $34 for adults and $32 for seniors. Other discounts available for students and groups. For additional information and tickets, call the Lakewood Box Office at (503) 635-3901 or order online at www.lakewood-center.org.
CALVIN FINE ART GALLERY — Calvin Presbyterian 10445 S.W. Canterbury Lane, Tigard. A solo show by Liz Walker runs through March, along with a group show featuring Kim Ghaemmaghami, wire sculpture, and Peter Irving, ceramics. Gallery hours: Tuesdays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sundays, 9 a.m.-noon.
"HERE NOW: ART INSPIRED BY THE IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCE" — Arts Council of Lake Oswego, through April 5, 510 First St., Lake Oswego. Reception: 5-7 p.m., Friday, Feb. 15, free. Exhibition includes "Where Are You From? Exploring What Makes Us Oregonians," 6-7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 26, a conversation on the nature of communities. Gallery hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesdays-Fridays and by appointment. Information: artscouncillo.org, 503-675-3738.
GOLDEN GALLERY —Beaverton Lodge, 12900 S.W. Ninth St., Beaverton. Featuring new paintings by Char Breshgold, through April. Gallery hours: Mondays-Saturdays, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Information: 503-646-0635
BEAVERTON COMMUNITY BAND — Winter Concert, Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ, 3 p.m., Sunday, March 24, and 3 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ. Concert information: www.beavertoncommunityband.org.
FEAST FOR THE SENSES — 3-5 p.m., Saturday, March 16, Gardener's Choice Garden Center Gift Shop, 14240 S.W. Pacific Highway, Tigard. Live music, refreshments, coupon, plans and more. Featuring the group In Mulieribus ("Among Women") vocal ensemble under the direction of Anna Song. Focusing on focuses on medieval and Renaissance music. Admission: $25, at 503-684-2727 or brownpapertickets.com/event/4076372.
ISING CHOIR — With the Westside Chamber Orchestra, hosting a celebration of Mozart, 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 6; and 3 p.m., Sunday, April 7, St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 10390 S.W. Canyon Road, Beaverton. No tickets necessary and free of charge; donations accepted, with 100 percent donated to the Beaverton Arts Foundation campaign for the Patricia Reser Center for the Arts. Information: isingchoir.org/event.
KING CITY MUSIC CLUB — KCCA building, 15245 S.W. 116th Ave., King City. New singers welcome. Information: President Muriel Dresser, 503-684-3978.
THINGS TO DO
BEAVERTON CITY LIBRARY: 12375 S.W. Fifth St. Presenting "Book Speed Dating," 6-7:30 p.m., Monday, March 11. Great for book clubs. Staff will introduce you to your next discussion-worthy book club pick or the great book love of your life; will highlight new and old titles in all genres, fiction and non-fiction, and forthcoming books. Featuring tea and treats. Free and open to the public; no registration required. For more information: www.BeavertonLibrary.org or 503-644-2197.
DRINK & DRAW: THE ART OF ILLUMINATED CALLIGRAPHY — Arts Council of Lake Oswego, Thursday, March 14, from 6 to 8 p.m., ARTSpace, 510 First St., Lake Oswego. Marjan Anvari will teach the techniques of Persian illumination and calligraphy. Cost: $50. www.artscouncillo.org, or 503-675-3738.
GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY — The Genealogical Society of Washington County will have its March 2019 meeting on Saturday, March 9 at the Brookwood Library, 2850 N.E. Brookwood Parkway, Hillsboro, from 10 a.m. to noon. The speaker will be Dale Deatherage, about "Genealogy and the Law." The meeting is free and open to all. Information: 503-716-8029.
GOLDEN VALLEY BREWERY AND RESTAURANT — Golden Valley will host Beaverton Education Foundation every third Tuesday through June, with 10 percent of sales between 6-10 p.m. 1520 N.W. Bethany Blvd., Beaverton.
LAW LIBRARIANS — A law librarian is now on duty to provide assistance on a walk-in basis at both the Beaverton City Main Library and Tigard Public Library, once each month. Beaverton: Fourth Tuesday of each month, 3 to 7 p.m. Tigard: second Thursday of each month, 3 to 7 p.m.
MUSLIM EDUCATIONAL TRUST — International Women's Day, "Muslim Women: Faith, Culture and Professional Life," featuring keynote speaker Debbie Almontaser, educator, activist and founder of Bridging Cultures Group Inc. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, March 9. Tickets: $10 to cover cost of lunch. Register at www.metpdx.org. MET Community Center, 10330 S.W. Scholls Ferry Road, Tigard.
PIXAR AT OMSI — "The Science Behind Pixar," an exhibition about the science behind some of the animated films and their characters, at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI). The hands-on exhibition demonstrates the technology that supports the creativity and artistry of Pixar's storytellers. Created by the Museum of Science, Boston and Pixar Animation Studios, and featuring more than 40 interactive elements, the exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar's films to the big screen. Runs through Sept. 3. Tickets to this exhibit, which include general museum admission, are $21 for adults, $14 for youth (ages 3-13), and $17 for seniors (ages 63+). Prices for OMSI Members are $5 for adults, $3 for youth, and $4 for seniors. Guests can purchase tickets online at omsi.edu, via phone at 503-797-4000 or in person at the museum.
WASHINGTON COUNTY MUSEUM — Exhibition "AgriCulture: Shaping Land and Lives in the Tualatin Valley," runs through spring 2019. Featuring photography, video, illustration, an interactive drawing station and historical objects from the museum's collection surround and take inspiration from these stories. PCC Rock Creek Campus, 17677 N.W. Springville Road, Portland. Museum admission is $3 to $5; free for members and entrance to the museum is included with the event.
ANNIE BLOOM'S — 7834 S.W. Capitol Highway, Portland. • Author Tim Applegate to read from "Flamingo Lane: A Novel of Southern Noir," 7 p.m., Thursday, March 7. • Portland writers Elizabeth Beechwood, Sydney Culpepper, Chloe Hageman, Julia Figliotti, Debby Dodds, LeeAnn McLennan, Tonya Lippert and Lizzy Carney to read from "Strongly Worded Women," an anthology of short stories by women authors from across the country, 7 p.m., Monday, March 11. • Portland author and third-grade teacher Jody J. Little will launch of her middle-grade book, "Mostly the Honest Truth," 7 pm., Tuesday, March 12.
POWELL'S BOOKS AT CEDAR HILLS CROSSING — 3415 S.W. Cedar Hills Blvd., Beaverton. • Westside Writing Group, Thursday, March 7. • Portland bestselling mystery author Phillip Margolin, reading from "The Perfect Alibi," 7 p.m., Thursday, March 7. • Najwa Zebian, "Sparks of Phoenix," 7 p.m., Friday, March 8. • The League of Exceptional Writers, 2 p.m., Saturday, March 9. In "From Page to Screen," screenwriter Ryan Graves shows how to take a story and shape it into movie scenes. Hosted by Rosanne Parry, this is a monthly workshop where authors and illustrators share their knowledge with kids, ages 8 to 18, who are interested in creating books. • Science Fiction Book Group, 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 12. Discussing "Sea of Rust" by C. Robert Cargill. • Alyssa Mastromonaco, former assistant to President Obama and author of "So Here's the Thing," 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 12. • "This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism," 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 13. • Deadly Diversions Book Group, 7 p.m., Thursday, March 14.