Big to do
Wednesday, Sept. 13
PLANNING COMMISSION — The Planning Commission meets the second Wednesday of each month at Wilsonville City Hall, 9799 S.W. Town Center Loop E. Agendas and packets will be made available to download at ci.wilsonville.or.us/AgendaCenter.
Thursday, Sept. 14
BOOK CLUB — Join the book club in a discussion of "The Dovekeepers" by Alice Hoffman; the book is a fictionalized account of the seige of Masada in the Judean desert and the few who survive. Wilsonville Library, 8200 S.W. Wilsonville Road, 6 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 16
CURIOUSITY CAFE — Celebrate Mexico's Independence Day with this fascinating talk about the Mexican Air Force unit that fought alongside U.S. military forces in WWII by Sig Unander. Wilsonville Library, 8200 S.W. Wilsonville Road. 1 p.m.
VILLAGE FAIRE — Historic Newell Pioneer Village presents its annual Village Faire & Public Meeting from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. A chance for visitors to exchange ideas and enjoy live music and artisans such as a blacksmith, spinner and soapmaker. There will be opportunities to try pioneer activities such as candle-making, washing laundry or visiting the school. Willamette Valley Model T Club will also be on hand and hearty homemade soups will be available for purchase. Event is free; 8089 Champoeg Road NE, St. Paul.
Monday, Sept. 18
GENEAOLOGY CLUB — Discover new genealogical resources and tools, discuss personal research and goals, and learn from experienced genealogists at monthly meetings. Open to seasoned genealogists and beginners at the Wilsonville Library, 1 p.m. This meeting Tom O'Brien will share his 32-year adventure tracing his family lineage.
Tuesday, Sept. 19
GREAT BOOKS — Come ready to discuss and share your thoughts about the big questions in life, as reflected in classic books, this week the Book of Job from the Bible. Everyone welcome, 6 p.m., Wilsonville Library, 8200 S.W. Wilsonville Road.
Wednesday, Sept. 20
WALK SMART — Meet at noon at Convergys, 9275 S.W. Peyton Lane, at the front entrance for a walk to Qdoba/Subway area for rewards. Free and everyone is welcome.
Thursday, Sept. 21
SMALL FARMS — Clackamas Community College's horticulture department offers "Small Farms Schools," a hands-on course for rural landowners covering topics such as business, marketing, crops, soil and water. Register at smallfarms.oregonstate.edu/small-farm-school.
Saturday, Sept. 23
GET CRABBIN' — Support the Clackamas Community College's wrestling program and plan on attending its annual crab feed and fundraiser. It's an all-you-can-eat affair, with appetizers, auction and social hour. Go to clackamascougars.com to find out more.
Monday, Sept. 25
DRB PANEL B — The Development Review Board Panel B meets the fourth Monday of each month. Agendas and packets are available to download at ci.wilsonville.or.us/AgendaCenter.
Tuesday, Sept. 26
SALSA PARTY — Listen to salsa music, eat salsa and enjoy a variety of vendors at Clackamas Community College's Salsa Party, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 19600 Molalla Ave. Vendors are currently being sought and can include artisans, public agencies
and retailers. For more informa-
tion call Michelle Baker at 503-594-3041.
HISTORY PUB — Presented by the Wilsonville-Boones Ferry Historical Society, Wilsonville Library Foundation and McMenamins, History Pub celebrates Oregon history with a variety of presenters. This month it's "Catch a Thief: International Art Theft and the FBI" with Lynne McKee, former Art Theft Program Manager for the FBI. Free, McMenamins Old School, 30340 S.W. Boones Ferry Road, 6:30 p.m.
HAPPY DAZE — West Linn artist Josh Gross has an exhibit of high-quality ink jet prints on display at Clackamas Community College Oregon City campus, 19600 Molalla Ave. from Sept. 18-Oct. 27.
TIGERS BE STILL — Clackamas Repertory Theatre presents the offbeat comedy "Tigers Be Still" through Oct. 1. It follows the misadventures of a young woman adrift after earning her master's degree and living at home, back in her old room. The show is presented at the Osterman Theatre, 19600 Molalla Ave. Find out more at clackamasrep.org.