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.
Jan. 18 (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) — Attend the Vocal Jazz Immersion Day at Clackamas Community College's Niemeyer Osterman Theatre, 19600 Molalla Ave., Oregon City. From jazz to choral to acoustic, there are performances for all tastes. Local high school students are invited to sing with CCC music students and the day ends with a free, informal concert at 4 p.m. It's free and open to the public.
For more information visit clackamas.edu/art or call 503-594-3337.
Through Feb. 2 — Shop at ARTmart, the Arts Council of Lake Oswego's recycling benefit art show. Art of all mediums has been donated to sell to generate funds for the Arts Council. Free admission, lots of fun. Visit 510 First St., Lake Oswego.
Through mid-February — View Clara's World, the Missing Photographs of Oswego at Oswego Heritage House and Museum, 398 10th St., Lake Oswego. View the photographs taken by Clara Meyer from 1908 to the mid-1920s on her farm at Atwater Lane in Oswego. Free.
Jan. 18 through Feb. 10 — "Sense and Sensibility" opens at The Armory at Portland Center Stage. Tickets start at $25. For tickets and show times visit pcs.org or call the box office at 503-445-3700 noon to 6 p.m.
Jan. 20 (3 p.m.) — Peregrine Literary Series presents a tribute to the late Poet Laureate William Stafford at Stickmen's Brew Pub, 40 N. State St., Lake Oswego. Readers include poets and writers Lex Runcimen and Tim Barnes. This is a family-friendly event. Bring donations for the local food bank. Both writers will have copies of their works available for purchase and signing.
Jan. 20 (3 p.m.) — Join Lake Oswego Baha'i community, and the congregations of Lake Oswego United Church of Christ and Beit Haverim in a celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s life of service at LOUCC, 1111 S.W. Country Club Road, Lake Oswego. The event features music and quotes from King. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome to participate.
Jan. 21 (7 p.m.) — The Trifecta of Lisa Mann, Bre Gregg and Mary Kadderly plays at Lake Theater and Cafe, 106 N. State St., as the Music Monday concert. Enjoy their soulful, three-part harmony and powerful interpretation, covering blues, soul, jazz and pop. For tickets visit laketheater.com. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Jan. 21 (7:30 p.m.) — Locally Sourced Sounds, presented by Fear No Music at the Old Church Concert Hall, 1422 S.W. 11th St., Portland. Concert includes works written by and for people of varying backgrounds, ages, genders and sexual orientation. For tickets visit fearnomusic.org.
Jan. 24 (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.) — Celebrate the grand opening of Fried Egg I'm in Love's new restaurant at 3549 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd., Portland. The first 100 people will get at $1 Yolko Ono sandwich. Raffle giveaways every hour for Fried Egg I'm In Love merchandise and gift certificates. A social media giveaway will be running all weekend using #FEIILThe Love!
Quality local journalism takes time and money, which comes, in part, from paying readers. If you enjoy articles like this one, please consider supporting us.
(It costs just a few cents a day.)