Things to Do
Looking for something special to do this weekend and into next week? Check out this list of events. Most are free and many are family-friendly.
Oct. 18 (6-8 p.m.) — Drink & Draw event hosted by Arts Council of Lake Oswego features "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.) — Lake Oswego City Council Candidates Forum in the community room at Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St., Lake Oswego. Free and open to all.
Oct. 19 (6 p.m.) — Music Millennium (3158 E. Burnside, Portland) hosts a listening party for the original movie soundtrack from John Carpenter's "Halloween." Free food, beverages and prizes. To celebrate the upcoming release of Carpenter's "Halloween OST," Music Millennium has partnered with Sacred Bones for a nationwide trick-or-treat release party. Attendees will receive custom trick-or-treat bags filled with Halloween-themed goodies. For more details, call 503-231-8926.
Oct. 19 (7 p.m.) — Attend the Mads Tolling Duo Jazz Concert at Nordia House, 8800 S.W. Oleson Road, Portland. Danish-born and Grammy-winning violinist Mads Tolling and guitarist Jacob Fischer will perform a selection of Svend Asmussen's work. Tickets are $35. Call 503-977-0275 or visit nordicnorthwest.org.
Oct. 20 (10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.) — Cardboard Costume Creations at the Lake Oswego Public Library, 706 Fourth St. Tinker Camp instructor Denise Slattery will help kids in kindergarten through grade 5 construct a Halloween costume out of recycled materials such as cardboard, plastic, felt and even LED lights. Free.
Oct. 20 (10 p.m.) — Lewis & Clark College presents "Once Upon a Weekend" at Fir Acres Theatre Black Box. Six students have seven days to write, one day to cast and two hours to rehearse before presenting a 10-minute play onstage. Free. Lewis & Clark is located at 0615 S.W. Palatine Hill Road in Portland.
Oct. 21 (3 p.m.) — Peregrine Literary Series presents A. Molotov reading from his latest publication, "Application of Shadows," and guitarist Peter Zisa playing classical and original compositions at Stickmen's Brewery, 40 N. State St., Lake Oswego. This is a family-friendly event; all are welcome. Books and CDs available for purchase. Call 503-344-4449 for more information.
Oct. 21 (7:30 p.m.) — Lewis & Clark College orchestra concert at Agnes Flanagan Chapel. Admission is $10, or watch it live-streamed at go.lclark.edu/events/calendar.
Oct. 22 (6-8 p.m.) — Portland Culinary Alliance hosts "Behind the Brand: A Maker's Journey" at Tillamook Portland Outpost, 1400 N.W. 22nd Ave., Suite 100, in Portland. Tickets are $15 online at portlandculinaryalliance.com. Get a behind-the-scenes look at how culinary entrepreneurs launched their food business. Proceeds benefit PCU's scholarship at Oregon Culinary Institute.
— The Review and Tidings