Things to Do
Looking for something fun to do this weekend and into next week? Take a look at these events. Some a free and many are family-friendly.
Oct. 13 (1 p.m.) — FROGTOWN, Oregon's Socially Conscious Entertainment Company, will present FROGTOWN LIVE! at the Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St., Lake Oswego. This high-energy dance party concert will take kids on a musical journey through blues, funk, soul and pop by Emmy-winning composer Philip Pelletier with La- Rhonda Steele, Heather Christie and saxophonist Pete Petersen. Tickets are $17 for adults, $12 for students. Call 503-635-3901 to order.
Oct. 13, 14 (10 a.m.-5 p.m.) — Portland Open Studios' 20th-anniversary tour offers a chance to see 100 local artists' studios for free. Download the app or purchase the October issue of Portland Monthly magazine for the complete tour guide. Many West Linn and Lake Oswego artists are participating. Tour continues Oct. 20-21.
Oct. 14 (11 a.m.) — Opening reception for new exhibit of Chris Stubbs art at Calvin Presbyterian Church, 10445 SW Canterbury Lane, Tigard. The exhibit continues through November. Free and open to all.
Oct. 15 (7 p.m.) — The Music Monday concert at Lake Theater & Cafe features Red Bird Band's album-release show. Red Bird singer Bre Gregg has been a regular on the Portland music scene for years, singing blues, soul, jazz, roots and Americana. She and guitar player Dan Gildea will release their first album, "All My Love," at the event. Tickets are $15; call 503-482-2135. Lake Theater is located at 106 N. State St. in Lake Oswego. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Oct. 16 (10 a.m.) — Architectural Heritage Center hosts a walking tour of the King's Hill National Register Historic District, which includes homes designed by many of Portland's most notable late-19th and early 20th century architects. The neighborhood is also known for its landscape architecture and serves as a gateway to Washington Park. Cost is $20; starting location will be shared upon registration. Allow two hours and dress for the weather. Visit ahc.org to sign up.
Oct. 18 (6-8 p.m.) — This Drink & Draw event hosted by the Arts Council of Lake Oswego will feature Georgia O'Keefe and Gin at the Arts Council offices, 510 First St., Lake Oswego. All materials, food and drink provided for $50 fee. Call 503-675-3738 or visit artscouncillo.org.
Oct. 18 (6:30-8:30 p.m.) — The Review and the Lake Oswego Youth Leadership Council will host a forum for City Council candidates in the community room at Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St., Lake Oswego. Free and open to all.