Jan. 20 Arts & Leisure briefs
Garden club will host program on birds
The Chehalem Garden Club will hold a program called "The Secret Life About Birds" at 4 p.m. Thursday in the community room at First Federal at the corner of Hancock and College streets. Marilyn Ellis will be the speaker. For more information, call Sally Thompson at 503-538-2774.
Native Plant Society talk will look at Oregon Flora Project
McMINNVILLE -- The Cheahmill Chapter of the Native Plant Society will host Stephen Meyers, taxonomic director the Oregon Flora Project, in a talk set for 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. Thursday in the Carnegie Room of the McMinnville Public Library, 225 N.W. Adams St.
Meyers will give a short review on developments at the Oregon Flora Project and lead a discussion of past and recent plant name changes.
Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and the talk begins at 7 p.m.
Spring fashion show set for Feb. 7 at church
Little Bird Boutique will present its Valentine Spring 2020 Fashion show from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 7 at Grace Baptist Church, 1619 E. Second St. Inspirational speaker DeAnn Chambers will deliver a talk headlined "When Life Falls Apart" and music will be provided by Ken Cardoza.
"This event is for all the women in Newberg," a press release from the organization said. "Newberg doesn't have any place for women to go where they can meet other women and laugh, eat baked goods and drink coffee, listen to live music, inspirational speaker and see what stores have moved into town …"
Organizers ask that attendees make reservations by Feb. 5; entrance is $5.
For more information, call or text Theresa at 503-789-2970 or Jennifer at 503-330-1714.
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