'I AM THIS' opens at Jewish Museum
Looking for something special to do this weekend and into next week? Check out this list:
Saturday, Oct. 21 (2-5 p.m.): Wine Walk of Lake Oswego. Visit more than a dozen downtown Lake Oswego businesses set up as pop-up wine shops, serving wine and hors d'oeuvres. Tickets to this 21-and-over event are $40 and available at the Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce (459 3rd St.), Glance Optics (220 A Ave., Suite 104), Wizer's Fine Wines (269 A Ave.) and On a Whim Studio (467 Third St.). The event, which features fine wine, food, music and art, is a benefit for the Lake Oswego Schools Foundation. Learn more by calling the chamber office, 503-636-3634.
Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 21-22 (Noon-noon): Attend THRAG (Twenty-Four Hour Raffle and Game-a-Thon) at the Interactive Museum of Gaming and Puzzlery (IMOGAP). This is the only board game museum in the world and features more than 6,000 games, ongoing exhibits about the gaming culture and history, and a play area where you can play an old favorite or a brand new game. There is also a gift shop where games and other gifts may be purchased. IMOGAP is located at 15607 S.W. 116th Ave. in King City. Hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Visit imogap.org for more details.
Saturday, Oct. 21 (2-4 p.m.): Salt & Straw Ice Cream celebrates the fifth anniversary of its location at 838 N.W. 23rd St. in Portland with an Autumn Harvest Festival. There will be live music, pedicab hayrides and a chance to sample October Spooktacular flavors such as The Great Candycopia, Dracula's Blood Pudding and Essence of Ghost, plus a special Cider White Chocolate Affogato and Donut ice cream.
Sunday, Oct. 22 (2 p.m.): All Classical Portland will present a screening of "Coraline," the 2009 feature film from Portland-based animation studio LAIKA, at the Hollywood Theatre, 4122 N.E. Sandy Blvd., Portland. Get tickets by calling 503-943-5828. Tickets are $9 general admission, $7 for children and seniors, available online at hollywoodtheatre.org. All proceeds benefit ACP, Portland's classical radio station. Learn more online at allclassical.org.
— The Review, Tidings