Here are some of the events, activities, exhibits and performances in The Outlook's coverage area for this week

PMG FILE PHOTO - Portlands Resolectrics bring their sublime mix of Americana, edgy guitar rock and country-folk to the Winery Tasting Room at McMenamins Edgefield on Friday, March 13. See listing for details. To list an arts-, entertainment-, or activity-related event in the weekly Out & About calendar on Tuesday, please email details to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than the previous Thursday.


St. Patrick's Day Across the Land — 1-10 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, McMenamins Edgefield resort, 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale. Sample seasonal McMenamins Irish Stout, Irish coffee, Irish reuben and MacSleyne Irish Stew, enjoy balloons, face painging, Leprechauns with candy and River City Pipe Band roaming Edgefield grounds. Live music at Loading Dock with Molly Malone Irish Dancers, 1 p.m.; Hills and Hollows, 1:30-3 p.m.; Cul An Ti, 3:30-5 p.m.; The Moonshine, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Sweet 'N Juicy, 8-10 p.m.; at Little Red Shed: Outbound Traveler, 3-5 p.m.; Cary Novotney and Friends, 5:30-7 p.m.; Winery Tasting Room: Kinvara, 3-6 p.m.; New Shilling Band, 7-9 p.m. Free. All ages welcome. For more information, visit

Mt. Hood Community College Jazz Ensembles Concert — 7:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, Mt. Hood Community College Theater, 26000 S.E. Stark St., Gresham. Enjoy an evening of jazz with the MHCC ensemble with Dmitri Matheny. For tickets and information, visit or call 503-491-7154.

MHCC Jazz Combos at Spinella's Off the Wall — 5-7 p.m., Monday, March 16, 436 N. Main Ave., Gresham. Come listen to and support the Mt. Hood Community College Jazz Combos as they perform in downtown Gresham. Free, all ages. For more information, visit or call 503-492-0800.

Navy Band NW Jazz Funk Band — 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, March 19, Corbett District 14 Fire Hall, 36930 E. Historic Columbia River Highway. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit

Book events at Maggie Mae's Kids Bookshop — 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, storytime for ages 1-3 with an adult; 10:30 a.m. Saturdays, for ages 1-6 with an adult. Maggie Mae's Kids Bookshop, 43 N.W. Third Ave., Gresham. For more information, visit

Book Events at Books Around the Corner — 4-5 p.m. First Wednesdays Writers Group; 5-6 p.m. First Thursdays Romance Book Club; 4-5 p.m. First Fridays Historical Fiction Book Club; 6-7 p.m. Second Tuesdays Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club; 6-7 p.m. Second Wednesdays Book Talk Book Club; 6-7 p.m. Second Fridays Nonfiction Book Club; 6-8 p.m. Second Saturdays Silent Book Club; Third Tuesdays Page to Screen Book Club, 6-7 p.m.; 6-7 p.m. Third Thursdays Page Turner Book Club; 6-7 p.m. Fourth Thursdays Horror Book Club; 6-7 p.m. Last Wednesdays Fiction Addiction Book Club. 40 N.W. Second St., Gresham. Free. Visit for more information.


2020 Vision — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through Thursday, April 9, city of Gresham Visual Arts Gallery, Public Safety & Schools Building, 1331 N.W. Eastman Parkway. The city of Gresham's latest art exhibition as described in its prospectus: "When we hear 2020, we may be thinking about the fresh beginning of a new decade. Or maybe it brings to mind the clarity that comes with perfect eyesight. Whatever your 2020 Vision, show us what will be coming into focus for you this year, whether it is something you imagine for the future, something that has become clearer in hindsight, or something in between." Free. For more information, visit

Heslin House Museum — House tours noon to 4 p.m. every third Saturday, 30 Main St., Fairview. The East County Historical Organization has installed a new World War II exhibit in the bedroom including posters, ration books and other memorabilia focused on the Homefront. For more information, visit or call 503-618-0946.

Harlow House Museum — 1-3 p.m. Sundays, 726 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. The home was built in 1900 on what was known as the Harlow Farm by Fred Harlow, son of Troutdale founder Capt. John Harlow. The house is relatively unchanged from the day it was built. Visit or call 503-661-2164 for more information.

King of Roads Exhibit — 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, and 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Troutdale Historical Society Barn Exhibit Hall, 732 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. Call 503-661-2164 for more information.

Zimmerman Heritage Farm — noon to 4 p.m. every third Saturday, 17111 N.E. Sandy Blvd., Gresham. The latest exhibit at Zimmerman House is all about dolls and babies, including dolls, doll clothes, four doll trunks and a variety of baby clothe on display. For this election year, the house's collection of political buttons, cards, and patriotic postcards are also out for the public to enjoy. Also, spring is springing early in the farm's gardens. Admission is a $5 suggested donation. For more information, visit


The Hoppy Brewer — 328 N. Main Ave., Gresham. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 12, Beer Event with Reuben's Brews; 6-9 p.m., Friday, March 14, live music with Plutons Organ Trio; Free. For more information, visit or call 503-328-8474.

The Bronx Bar — 23705 N.E. Sandy Blvd., Wood Village. Live music 7:30-9:30 p.m. Feb. 20-22. Free. Visit or call 503-489-6555 for more information.

M&M Restaurant and Lounge — 137 N. Main Ave, Gresham. Live music on Fridays and Saturdays. Free. Visit "M&M Restaurant & Lounge" on Facebook or call 503-665-2626 for complete schedule.

Spud Monkey's — 17312 N.E. Halsey St., Portland/Gresham. Live music on Fridays. Free. For more information, call 503-492-3880.

Spinella's Off the Wall — 436 N. Main Ave., Gresham. 6 p.m. Thursday, March 12, live music with Lane Norberg; 8 p.m. Friday, March 13, St. Patrick's Day Party featuring Beltaine band; Saturday, March 14, Billy D. For more information, visit or call 503-492-0800.

Gresham Senior Center — 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, live music with Boothill Express playing country tunes. Potluck dinner precedes music at 5 p.m. Cost is $5. From noon to 3:30 p.m. the last Sunday of the month, the center hosts the NW Jamboree. Jam with the group or just listen. Set-up begins at 11:30 a.m. Gresham Senior Center, 600 N.E. Eighth St. For more information, call 503-988-4870 or visit

Spot On Sports Pub — 209 N. Main Ave., Gresham. Visit Spot on Sports Pub on Facebook or call 503-328-6155 for more information.

Edgefield Live Music Series — McMenamins Edgefield Winery Tasting Room (unless otherwise noted), 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale, 7-9 p.m. All shows are free, for those age 21 and older. Visit for more information.

• Tuesday, March 10: Pete Krebs

• Wednesday, March 11: Cloverdale (Blackberry Hall)

• Wednesday, March 11: Henry Hill Kammerer

• Thursday, March 12: Sonny Hess

• Friday, March 13: The Resolectrics

• Saturday, March 14: McDougall

• Sunday, March 15: Billy D

• Monday, March 16: Groovy Wallpaper with Rob Wynia (of Floater)

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