Things to do
March 6 (2-4 p.m.) — The First Friday Film Group meets at Lake Theater and Cafe, 106 N. State St., Lake Oswego for a screening of "A Bitter Legacy: The Untold Story of American Concentration Camps." This documentary examines the treatment of people of Japanese ancestry in the U.S., most of them U.S. citizens. Free. Doors open at 1:30 p.m.
Don't miss — "Lines on the Land: Mapping Clackamas County" on exhibit at the Museum of the Oregon Territory, 211 Tumwater Drive, Oregon City. Using historic maps, survey equipment and journals this exhibit introduces viewers to the formation of the current boundaries of Clackamas County. Free with museum admission.
Through March 15 — View "Making a Better Painting" at Lewis & Clark College's Hoffman Gallery on campus, 0615 SW Palatine Hill Road, Portland. The exhibit includes the works of 18 Pacific Northwest artists and is guaranteed to spark conversations about painting from a practitioner's perspective. Free.
Through March 22 — Oregon Children's Theatre presents "The Journal of Ben Uchida: Citizen 13559" with showtimes Saturdays at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m., Sundays at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. and Fridays March 6 and 13 at 7 p.m. at the Winningstad Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway in Portland. Tickets range in price from $20 to $32 for adults, $15 to $28 for children. Visit octc.org or call 503-228-9571.
March 6 through April 12 — Lakewood Theatre Company presents "The Odd Couple" starring Don Alder as Oscar and Grant Byington as Felix at Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St., Lake Oswego. For tickets and showtimes visit lakewood-center.org or call the box office at 503-635-3901.
March 6 through April 5 — Portland Center Stage opens "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" at The Armory, 128 NW 11th Ave., Portland. For tickets and more information visit pcs.org/curious or call the box office at 503-445-3794.
March 8 (9:30 a.m.) — Attend the artists' reception at Creative Spirits Gallery inside West Linn Lutheran Church, 20390 Willamette Drive, West Linn. Artists Stephanie Garber and Karla Piatt will explain their process and inspiration for the art they create. The exhibit is free and open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily.
March 8 (3 p.m.) — Willamette Falls Symphony presents its spring concert at Oregon City United Methodist Church, 18955 S. South End Road in Oregon City. The program includes Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 in A Major; Mendellsohn's The Hebrides Overture; and Bottesini's Double Bass Concerto No. 1 featuring Colin Corner as soloist. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and students (children 12 and under are free with adults) at the door (cash or check only), or pay online at willamettefallssymphony.org.
March 9 (7 p.m.) — The Music Monday concert features the Trifecta — Lisa Mann, Bre Gregg and Mary Kadderly at Lake Theater and Cafe, 106 N. State St., Lake Oswego. Tickets are $15 each online at laketheatercafe.com/#music-mondays or call 503-387-3236. Doors open at 6 p.m.
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