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.
Through Dec . 23 — Broadway Rose Theatre Company presents "A 1940s Radio Christmas Carol" at the New Stage, 12850 SW Grant Ave., Tigard. Tickets range in price from $30 to $48 for adults, $20 for children ages 6 through 18 and $25 for ages 19 through 30. Visit broadwayrose.org or call 503-620-5262.
Through Dec. 31 (4 to 9 p.m.) — Lighting of Maddax Woods, 5785 River St., West Linn. Enjoy a magical walk down a lighted, accessible path through the woods to the viewing platform on the Willamette River. Free.
Dec. 6 (5 to 8 p.m.) — Wood Middle School is hosting a pop-up holiday market, and serving breakfast for dinner, too. 11055 S.W. Wilsonville Road, Wilsonville.
Dec. 7 (7:30 p.m.) —Winter Choral Concert at Agnes Flanagan Chapel, Lewis & Clark College, 0615 S.W. Palatine Hill Road, Portland 97219. Features Cappella Nova Choir, Voces Auream Treble Chorus and Community Chorale. Tickets are $10 general admission, or view via live stream. Call 503-768-7788.
Dec. 7, 8, 9 and 10 (7 p.m.) — Attend free Christmas concerts at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Portland Temple Visitors' Center, 13600 S.W. Kruse Oaks Blvd., Lake Oswego. Hear vocal and instrumentalists from Visitors' Center Missionaries Dec. 7; vocalists Tricia Hornbeck and RoseMarie Gee Dec. 8; vocalists Heather Tanner, Danelle Dullum and Jackie Emmet Dec. 9 and Dennis Dalling and Kristina Munday on piano and violin Dec. 10. Concerts continue through Dec. 24. Seating is limited; call 503-431-3240 to reserve seats and learn the entire schedule.
Dec. 8 (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.) — The Portland Garden Club presents its 2018 Holiday Sale of festive greenery and handcrafted decor at 1132 S.W. Vista Ave., Portland. Visit theportlandgardenclub.org for details. Admission is free.
Dec. 8 (11:30 a.m.) — Lewis & Clark Student Piano Recitals at Gregg Pavilion on campus, 0615 SW Palatine Hill Road, Portland 97219. Free.
Dec. 8 (2 p.m.) — Book Notes Concert features Jass Two Plus One at Wilsonville Public Library, 8200 SW Wilsonville Road, Wilsonville. Free.
Dec. 8 (7:30 p.m.) — Lewis & Clark Wind Symphony and Percussion Ensemble Concert in Evans Hall on campus, 0615 SW Palatine Hill Road, Portland 97219. Tickets are $10 general admission. Call 503-768-7788.
Dec. 8 (3 p.m.) — I-5 Connection Chorus presents a Musical Christmas Party concert at Meridian United Church of Christ, 6750 Boeckman Road, Wilsonville. Program features a mix of sacred songs and secular songs. The concert is free.
Dec. 11 (7 p.m.) — Professional photographer Thor Spyros will talk about the craft of photography at the Lake Oswego Public Library, 706 4th St. He will provide detailed tips and suggestions for picking a subject, planning backgrounds and angles, using natural and artificial light and other topics. Spyros' photographs were published in a number of national publications including Rolling Stone magazine in the 1970s and '80s. He will use his photographs to illustrate the lessons. The event is free and open to all.