Start holiday season with soulful jazz
Want to add a little ho-ho-ho to your holiday?
Then plan on attending the annual holiday concert. This year's concert is titled 'Tis the Season of Soul and features the Patrick Lamb Band.
Lamb is the Billboard-charting saxophone sensation and Oregon Music Hall of fame inductee. He has garnered international fame touring with numerous Grammy winning artists such as Gino Vannelli, Diane Schuur and Smokey Robinson.
Lamb's groove-driven performance is sure to put you and yours in the holiday spirit. Concert proceeds benefit the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center.
The concert is from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, in the Lake Oswego High School Auditorium. Special thanks to Presenting Sponsor, Oswego Wealth Management.
Tickets are $22 for adults and $15 for youth (0-12 years) and can be purchased online at lakeoswego.city/holidayconcert or by calling 503-675-2549.
Covers for kids
Help make a difference in a child's life. Youth Action Council (YAC) is collecting raw fleece to make and decorate blankets for the Clackamas Children's Center, a resource and assessment center for youth who are victims of abuse or neglect. The YAC is committed to providing one-of-a-kind blankets that each child can call their own. Fleece is needed for this project.
Donations can be raw fleece or completed blankets (unused only please). Fabric is available at any fabric store. Donations can be dropped off at LO Parks & Recreation/LO Municipal Golf Course, 17525 Stafford Road; LO Adult Community Center, 505 G Ave.; City Hall, 380 A Ave; LO Library, 706 4th St.; Lake Oswego High School, 2501 Country Club Road; Lakeridge High School, 1235 Overlook Drive; LO Teen Lounge, 1060 Chandler Road. Donations are needed by Dec. 6, and are tax deductible. For more information please visit www.loteenscene.org.
Golf Course Special
Take advantage of our once a year sale on driving range cards for you or the golfer in your life. Make a stop at the public golf course and pick-up our specially priced range cards beginning on Black Friday, Nov. 29, or purchase online at lakeoswegogolf.org .
Purchases are limited to five cards per customer. Sale ends Jan. 31, 2020. Buy 10 large baskets of range balls for $55 (regularly $90); 10 medium sized baskets of balls for $45 (regularly $70) or 10 small baskets of range balls for $30 (regularly $50).
Get 2020 off to a great start by volunteering and having fun at the same time. A variety of opportunities await.
Get Involved at the Teen Lounge — Volunteer opportunities for high school students. In order to volunteer you must be available for a minimum of two-hour shifts at a time, and attend a volunteer orientation. Complete the Teen Lounge Volunteer Application at www.LOTeenScene.org and click on "Working and Volunteering at the Lounge."
Class information is in the Parks & Recreation Activities Guide and online at www.loparks.org. You may register by internet, mail, drop-off during business hours at Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation, at the Public Golf Course, 17525 Stafford Road, Lake Oswego 97035; or fax 503-697-6579; phone 503-675-2549. Nonresidents generally pay more than fees shown. Scholarships are also available for Lake Oswego residents.
Judy Nelson is a registrar for Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation.
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