Things to Do
Looking for something special to do this weekend and into next week? Check out this list of family-friendly events:
Lake Oswego Reads — Events begin this week. A list of events is posted in the Entertainment section today, and check loreads.org for the complete list. The events are free and open to all.
Through Feb. 18 — The Armory at Portland Center Stage presents the world premier of "Astoria: Part Two," the conclusion of the two-part staged adaptation of Peter Stark's "Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire; A Story of Wealth, Ambition and Survival." Tickets start at $25. Visit pcs.org or call 503-445-3700.
Feb. 3, 9 a.m. to noon — Saturday Morning Art Studio at the Lake Oswego library, 706 4th St. Bring your own supplies or use those provided. Free, open to all.
Feb. 3, noon to Feb. 4, 5 p.m. — Don't miss the magazine giveaway at the West Linn Public Library, 1595 Burns St. They are giving away all the 2016 magazines to make room for the 2018 issues. The giveway starts at noon Saturday and goes until they are gone. First come, first served.
Feb. 5, 6:45 p.m. — Book Club discussion of Louise Erdrich's "The Round House" at West Linn library, 1595 Burns St. Free and open to all.
Feb. 5, 7 p.m. — It's a dance party for the Music Monday event at Lake Theater and Cafe. Join the fun of the Tyrone Hendrix Dance Extravaganza featuring Steveland Swatkins and Arietta Ward. The lower floor will be cleared tonight to accomodate the dancing. Tickets are $15. Doors open at 6 p.m. Lake Theater is located at 106 N. State St., Lake Oswego. View the complete Music Monday schedule online at laketheatercafe.com.
Feb. 7, 7:30 p.m. — Lake Oswego author Ruth Wariner will be the guest speaker at the VOICES Lecture Series at the Tiffany Center, 1410 S. W. Morrison in Portland. She will share about her book, "The Sound of Gravel" the story of her childhood spent in a polygamist Mormon colony in Chihuahua, Mexico. Tickets can be found online at voicesinc.com or by calling 503-631-7477.