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Foundation Gala, a call for teen artists, Fair Housing poster contest, electronic recycling drive

Tatum Miller named to Emerson College Dean's List

Lake Oswegan, Tatum Miller, was named to Emerson College Dean's List for Fall 2019 Semester. Miller is majoring in Theatre and Performance and is a member of the Class of 2023. The requirement to make Emerson's Dean's List is a grade point average of 3.7 or higher.

First Annual Foundation Gala

Save the date for the First Annual Foundation Gala. Hosted by the Lake Oswego Schools Foundation Board, this will be an evening of coming together to celebrate education in our community. This event will replace the luncheon held in previous years.

Tickets go on sale in early February.

First Annual Foundation Gala, a celebration of education

March 7, 2020

6:30 - 10 p.m.

Ironlight, 525 3rd Street, Lake Oswego, OR 97034

Dough for Dollars

All day on Feb. 11, 20% of all sales (including gift card sales, delivery, dine-in, and take-out) at Pizzicato's Bangy Road location will be donated back to Laker Club, the parent club of Lake Oswego High School. Proceeds will be used for teacher grants to help them improve the learning and educational experiences of students.

Calling All Teen Artists

Applications are now open for the Lake Oswego Park and Recreation 'Outside the Art Room' Teen Art Showcase & Auction. Artists grades 6-12 are welcome to sell and/or showcase their art to the public at the event, put on by the Youth Action Council.

Outside The Art Room is free for artists to participate. One piece of artwork is required to be donated to a silent auction, which benefits the Children's Healing Art Project. Any money made from selling art in your booth is yours to keep.

Applications are due Feb. 7. For more information, or to apply, visit

2020 Oregon Music Hall of Fame College Scholarships Applications

Applications for the Oregon Music Hall of Fame college scholarships are available. The application deadline is March 1, 2020.

Each applicant should be a music student set to graduate in spring 2020 from an Oregon high school and continuing their education as a major or minor in music at any college or university in the country.

OMHOF strives to inspire the continuing of higher musical education by offering assistance with college expenses, so that music students may aspire to a higher level of performance and success in their field of interest.

Any questions may be emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or check their website at: where an online version of the application is available.

In order to qualify, all items must be mailed together. Send to Oregon Music Hall of Fame, PO Box 82173, Portland, OR 97282.

22nd Annual Fair Housing Poster Contest: "Together We Make a Neighborhood"

The Fair Housing Council of Oregon presents its 22nd Annual Fair Housing Poster Contest with the theme, "Together We Make a Neighborhood." The goal is to engage youth the discussion about housing discrimination in Oregon.

Oregon students first grade through eighth grade are encouraged to design and submit a poster design that exhibits the importance of acceptance and diversity in our neighborhoods. This is an opportunity to engage the youngest members of our community in open discussion about civil rights in housing.

The top contest entries receive cash awards and the chance to showcase their artwork throughout Oregon. Posters must be horizontally-oriented on an 11"x17" sheet of white paper or poster board to qualify. All entries must be received no later than 5:00pm on Friday, March 13th. To apply, have contestants submit their entries to:

Fair Housing Council of Oregon

1221 SW Yamhill St. #305

Portland, OR 97205

For more information on how to enter FHCO's 22nd Annual Fair Housing Poster Contest, visit: Questions or interested in volunteering? Contact Samuel Goldberg, Program Assistant at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

You're Invited to the Rotary SASEE Award Dinner

Join the Lake Oswego Rotary in honoring individuals in the education community who create positive change in the world. Each year the Lake Oswego Rotary recognizes outstanding educators, support staff, students and citizen volunteers at its Service Above Self in Educational Excellence Awards Dinner.

The dinner is 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26 at Tualatin Country Club

9145 SW Tualatin Rd., Tualatin. To purchase your ticket, go to

Electronic recycling drive at Lake Oswego High School

Lake Oswego High School Green Team is hosting an electronics recycling drive Monday to Friday, Feb. 10-14. You can drop off your electronics from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the main parking lot of LOHS. Volunteers will help unload if needed. The event is sponsored by Green Century Electronics Recycling with support of Oregon State Contractor Program for Electronics Recycling. Accepted items include printers, TVs, keyboards, monitors, air conditioners and gaming systems. Oversized of heavy items are discouraged. A complete list of accepted items is available on Instagram @lohsgreenteam.

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