Out & About
"CINDERELLA": Broadway Rose Theatre Company will produce "Cinderella," a children's musical production, running Aug. 14 to 17, and again Aug. 24 to 27. Performances held at The New Stage, 12850 S.W. Grant Ave., Tigard. Tickets are $12 for those over the age of 18 and $10 for those under. Tickets can be purchased by calling The Broadway Rose box office at 503-620-5262 or online at broadwayrose.org.
"FOOTLOOSE": Broadway Rose Theatre Company presents "Footloose" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, through Sept. 1, at Broadway Rose New Stage, 12850 S.W. Grant Ave., Tigard. Celebrate the spirit and optimism of young people fighting for change backed by a soundtrack of 1980s pop anthems in this stage adaptation of the hit film. Adults, $30 to $50; ages 19-35, $25; ages 6 to 18, $20. broadwayrose.org
KING CITY MUSIC CLUB: KCCA building, 15245 S.W. 116th Ave., King City. New singers welcome. Information: President Muriel Dresser, 503-684-3978.
ART ON BROADWAY: 12570 S.W. Broadway St., Beaverton. Works by Susan Gallacher-Turner and Beate Scheller are on display through August. Gallacher-Turner is a ceramic sculpture and Scheller does printmaking. Artist reception:
CALVIN FINE ART GALLERY: Calvin Presbyterian 10445 S.W. Canterbury Lane, Tigard. Gallery hours: Tuesdays-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sundays, 9 a.m. noon.
PAINTERS SHOWCASE: The Grand Hotel at Bridgeport, 7265 S.W. Hazel Fern Road, Tigard; third year in this location. Painters Showcase is a group of 25 Portland area artists using a variety of media including oil, acrylic, watercolor and pastel paintings, drawings, etchings, collage and mixed media, to embrace representational, impressionistic and abstract art with a variety of subject matter. Times: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.. Friday-Sunday, Aug. 23-24; 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 25. Reception to meet the artists, with wine and appetizers, 5-7 p.m., Friday and Saturday. Special art project: "Artists For Animals" will be held with all proceeds from sales donated to the Oregon Humane Society. All original 8 X 10" paintings for sale $75 each. Free admission and parking. Website: www.painters-showcase.com
THINGS TO DO
CEILI: S&A Irish Entertainment presents Irish dancing, first Friday of the month, October through May at the Winona Grange, 8340 S.W. Seneca St., Tualatin. Time: 7:30-11 p.m. "Ceili" is the Gaelic word for an evening gathering of friends sharing and enjoying traditional Irish music, song, dance and fun. Cost: $12, or $10 for veterans, students and 65 and up. Visit irishpdx.com for more information.
CULTURAL PASS: The Washington County Cooperative Library Services offers two new venues in the Cultural Pass to Adventure program this summer: the World of Speed Motorsports Museum in Wilsonville and access to 25 Oregon state parks. These venues join the roster of 10 cultural destinations available for online reservation with a WCCLS library card, including Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, the Lan Su Chinese Garden, Pittock Mansion, Rice NW Museum of Rocks & Minerals and six others. Reserve online at www.wccls.org/culturalpass.
FAMILY ART NIGHT: Create something special — individually or as a family — with clay, paint, collage and more, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays. Walters Cultural Arts Center; 527 E. Main St., Hillsboro. $5 each, under age 3 are free. hillsboro-oregon.gov/Walters.
OPEN MIC: Influence Music Hall, 135 S.E. Third Ave., Hillsboro, hosts open mic every Friday, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Music, poetry and comedy welcomed. Info: influencemusichall.org or call 503-701-6859.
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.
SWBIBLE CHURCH: 19th annual Outdoor Sunday Evenings' Series continues. The church's eight-week series that offers dinner, live music, uplifting messages and activities for all ages. All the events are held at the church, 14605 S.W. Weir Road, Beaverton. and are open to the public. Food, drink provided, along with sport and lawn game tournaments throughout the evening including a badminton tournament. Inflatables are available in the SWKIDS Zone play area for children in fifth grade and younger. Weather permitting, several water features will be open. Participants are asked to bring a towel. For more information, contact the church office at 503-524-7000 or visit www.swbible.org.
WASHINGTON COUNTY COOPERATIVE LIBRARY SERVICES: The libraries' Cultural Pass offers two new venues in the Cultural Pass to Adventure program this summer — the World of Speed Motorsports Museum in Wilsonville and access to 25 Oregon state parks. These venues join the roster of 10 cultural destinations available for online reservation with a WCCLS library card, including Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, the Lan Su Chinese Garden, Pittock Mansion, Rice NW Museum of Rocks & Minerals and six others. wccls.org/culturalpass
WASHINGTON COUNTY MUSEUM: 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. • Portland author Kay Jennings to read from her debut mystery, "Shallow Waters," 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 14. • Portland author J B. Fisher to read from "Echo of Distant Water: The 1958 Disappearance of Portland's Martin Family," 7 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 20. • Portland author Cody Luff to read from his new novel, "Ration," 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 22.
JAN'S PAPERBACKS — 12320 S.W. First St., Beaverton. Events: janspaperbacks.com.
POWELL'S BOOKS AT CEDAR HILLS CROSSING: 3415 S.W. Cedar Hills Blvd., Beaverton. • Deadly Diversions Book Group, 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 8. Discussing Vicki Delany's Constable Molly Smith mystery series. • William McKeever discusses "Emperors of the Deep," 7 p.m., Monday, Aug. 12. • Science Fiction Book Group, 7 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 13. Discussing "Monster Calls" by Patrick Ness. • Author Beth Macy discusses "Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America," 7 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 13. • Author Matt Kepnes discusses "Ten Years a Nomad: A Traveler's Journey Home," 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 14. • Westside Writing Group, 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 15. For anyone writing nonfiction or memoir who would like company, support and accountability.
WRITERS IN THE GROVE: A free writing workshop is offered for young people and adults on the second Saturday of every month from 10 a.m. to noon. For writers with all levels of experience. Hillsboro Brookwood Library, 2850 N.E. Brookwood Parkway. For more information, call 503-992-3247.
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