Things to do
Looking for something special to do this weekend and into next week? Check out this list of entertainment options. Most are free and many are family-friendly.
Continuing through Oct. 13 — See Lakewood Theatre Company's production of "The Rocky Horror Show" Thursday through Sunday at Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St., Lake Oswego. Visit lakewood-center.org for tickets.
Through Oct. 27 — Broadway Rose Theatre Company presents "Once." For tickets and show times visit broadwayrose.org or call the box office at 503-620-5262. The theater is located at 12850 S.W. Grant Ave., Tigard.
All month — The Arts Council of Lake Oswego is exhibiting "Sora Self-Awakening" an exhibition of shodo Japanese calligraphy at 510 Museum and ARTspace, 510 First St. Free; for gallery hours visit artscouncillo.org.
Oct. 4 (5 to 7 p.m.) — Teens in grades six through 12 are invited to get into the Giant Spoons Tournament taking place at the Teen Lounge at Christ Church Parish, 1060 Chandler Road, Lake Oswego. Hosted by Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation. No registration required.
Oct. 4 (9 p.m.) — Hear the Great Wide Open at Buffalo Gap Saloon, 6835 S.W .Macadam Ave., Portland. Free.
Oct. 4 and 5 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday) — Attend the North Clackamas Arts Guild Show at King of Kings Lutheran Church, 5501 N.E. Thiessen Road, Milwaukie. Over 80 works by professional artists. Free.
Oct. 5 (9 a.m. to noon) — Attend Clackamas County Master Gardeners Fall into Gardening Do-It-Yourself workshops taking place at Milwaukie Center, 5440 S.E. Kellogg Creek Drive, Milwaukie. The event is free and includes pH soil testing and presentations on a number of topics including a Wild Foods of Yards, Gardens, Neighborhoods and Farms. Visit cmastergardeners.org to learn more.
Oct. 5 (9 a.m. to 2 p.m.) — Attend the Friends of the Rogerson Clematis Collection's plant sale at the garden at Luscher Farm, 125 S. Rosemont Road, West Linn.
Oct. 5 (2:30 p.m.) — Hear Neftali Rivera and Trio Borikuas singing Puerto Rican, Cuban and Afro-Caribbean rhythms during the Music in the Stacks concert at Canby Public Library, 220 N.E. Second Ave., Canby. Free.
Oct. 5 (9 p.m.) — Hear Matthew Lindley play Northwest Americana with a Southern accent at Buffalo Gap Saloon, 6835 S.W. Macadam Ave., Portland. Free.
Oct. 8 (6:30 p.m.) — Hear about the West Coast Hurricane: The Great Columbus Day Storm at Canby Public Library, 220 N.E. Second Ave., Canby. Free.
Oct. 8 (7 to 8:30 p.m.) — Local civics educator Donna Cohen presents a civics workshop on Misinformation, Fake News and Political Propaganda at the Lake Oswego library, 706 Fourth St. She will show you how to distinguish fact from fiction and how you can become your own fact-checker. Free.
Oct. 9 (1 p.m.) — Ronnie Robins presents Brazilian music on guitar at the Lake Oswego library, 706 Fourth St. From the cool truth of jazz, to the warm sensual sounds of bossa nova, to the rhythmic party of samba, come enjoy the music. Free.
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