Events taking place in the area include theater, gardening, games and workshops.

PHOTO BY CARL DAHLQUIST - Glenna Nolte, Renae Iverson, Laura Bishop, Cathy Aicher perform in the Wedding of the Century. THEATER

NO FILTER — No Filter Improv comes to Bag&Baggage on questionable morals. Tickets:

HART — "Wedding of the Century" runs Feb. 9-25 at HART Theatre, 185 S.E. Washington St., Hillsboro. Tickets:


BINGO — Friends of the Hillsboro Community Senior Center hold a bingo fundraiser and food bistro every Wednesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. Games begin at 5:30 p.m. All ages. Younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Hillsboro Community Senior Center, 750 S.E. Eighth Ave.

WORKSHOP — "Clay Love." Play with clay at Valley Art. Wednesday, Feb. 14, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Ages 7 and older.

CONCUSSIONS — Local organization AgeCelebration is presenting a three-part concussion recovery workgroup. These head injuries can cause major and minor problems for many people, not just professional sports athletes. Through Feb. 22. Thursdays, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Register at Hillsboro Community Senior Center, 750 S.E. Eighth Ave., online at, or by phone at 503-615-1090. Use course code #57451.


HISTORY — Celebrate Black History Month with the Washington County Museum and with a local story event and film screening by Bertony Faustin at Abbey Creek Vineyard, 31441 N.W. Commercial St., North Plains. Abbey Creek is Oregon's first black-owned winery. The event takes place Thursday, Feb. 22, 6 to 8 p.m. Faustin will talk about his life and passion for winemaking and host a screening of his documentary, "Red, White and Black," about minority winemakers in the state. Tickets are free for museum members, $10 for non-members and include admission, light appetizers and the film screening. A cash bar is available for wine.



DAV — 285 W. Main St.

FEB. 14: Potluck, 5:30 p.m. Monthly meeting, 6 p.m.

VFW — 310 S.W. Walnut St.


FRUIT PRUNING — Joanne DeHaan teaches techniques for pruning blueberries, grapes, cane berries and trailing berries. Bring your bypass clippers. Wednesday, Feb. 14, 10-11:30 a.m. Washington County Master Gardeners Demonstration Garden at the Washington County Fair Complex.

PRUNING DEMO —Tualatin Valley Garden Club and the Washington County Master

Gardener's host their annual pruning demonstration on Saturday, Feb. 17, 9 a.m. to noon, 3850 S.W. Minter Bridge Road., Hillsboro. Tool sharpening, cleaning, purchasing and care advice will be available. Two tools per attendee will be sharpened. Refreshments and hot drinks provided. More info: Dave Russell at 503-648-4236.

SEED SWAP -- Saturday Feb. 17. 1917 B St. Forest Grove 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. All ages are welcome. Bring seeds to swap. Free event and beginners are welcome. For more information contact Victoria Ross at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Aloha Community Library

17455 S.W. Farmington Road, Suite 26A

Banks Public Library

42461 N.W. Market St.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME — Storytime for ages 3 to 6 is every Wednesday at 10:15 a.m. Younger siblings are welcome. Come to the library for fun with books, stories, songs and rhymes.

Cornelius Public Library

1355 N. Barlow St.

LEGOS — Join in Tuesdays and complete a weekly challenge with Legos. All ages welcome. Tuesdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Forest Grove Library

2114 Pacific Ave.

WRITER'S WORKSHOP — Join novelist Deborah Kennedy for a free mini writing workshop, "The Writer's Craft: Keys to Unlocking the Interconnected Narrative." Contact the Forest Grove City Library reference desk at 503-992-3337 to register. Saturday, Feb. 17, 10:15-11:45 a.m.

TED TALKS — Daniel Kahneman will present "The Riddle of Experience." 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24.

Hillsboro Brookwood Library

2850 N.E. Brookwood Parkway.

DROP-IN ZEN — Meditate or relax in a softly-lit environment with yoga mats, music and quiet time to center yourself and reset after a hard week of work. (BYOMat, supplies are limited.) Every Friday, 5-6 p.m.

NO SCAMS — The Better Business Bureau will give a free presentation on the latest scams and threats via phone, email and social media, and how to deal with them. Wednesday, Feb. 14, 6 p.m.

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