Big to do
Wednesday, Feb. 28
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS — Join Wilsonville Chamber of Commerce's networking event at Slick's Big Time BBQ, 9425 S.W. Commerce St. from 5-7 p.m. This event, which includes refreshments, is open to members and guests interested in learning more about the chamber.
Friday, March 2
IRISH CEILI — Attend the monthly Irish dance and social event, this month featuring musicians Dale Russ, Mikey Beglan and Cary Novotny. Winona Grange, 8340 S.W. Seneca St., Tualatin; ceili 7:30-11 p.m., tickets at the door.
Saturday, March 3
TAX HELP — A volunteer retired CPA will be at the Wilsonville Library from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. ready to answer your questions and/or help you fill out your tax forms. Please bring all of your necessary documentation and your 2016 tax records. For more information, contact the Reference Desk at 503-682-2744. Wilsonville Public Library, 8200 S.W. Wilsonville Road.
HEART OF GOLD — Rotary Club of Wilsonville hosts "Heart of Gold" celebration honoring exceptional citizens from the community. This year's banquet and award event has a Western theme. Go to www.wilsonvillerotary.com to find out more.
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE — A free, ongoing class in English as a Second Language (ESL) taught by José Solís, a native Spanish speaker who is fluent in English, from 11 a.m. to noon. Native speakers of all languages and all levels of English competency are welcome to join the class and practice vocabulary, reading, writing and speaking. Wilsonville Parks and Recreation Department, 29600 S.W. Park Place
Monday, March 5
CITY COUNCIL — Wilsonville City Council workshop and meeting, 29799 S.W. Town Hall Loop; public is welcome. Work session begins at 5:30 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m.; find the agenda at www.ci.wilsonville.or.us.
Thursday, March 8
BOOK CLUB — Wilsonville Library book club meets for an informal discussion of "The Little Paris Bookshop" by Nina George; 6 p.m. at the Wilsonville Community Center, 7965 S.W. Wilsonville Road.
BUDGET COMMITTEE — City of Wilsonville budget committee meets, 6 p.m. to review the City's financial status for the current fiscal year. Public welcome; 29799 S.W. Town Hall Loop.
Saturday, March 10
NATIVE PLANTS — Support the WL-WV School District's CREST program by attending its Native Plant Sale from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Trees, shrubs, wildflowers and plants known to benefit birds and insects will be available, as well as a 9 a.m. workshop on attracting pollinators to your yard; The workshop is free, but you need to register ahead of time at. http://www.pesticide.org/events.
COMMUNITY CONCERT — Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with traditional Irish music, as Dale Russ, Tom Creegan and Cary Novotny bring their fiddle, Irish pipes and guitar to the Winona Grange, 8350 S.W. Seneca St., Tualatin. Doors open at 6:45 p.m., tickets are available at brownpapertickets.com/event/3033736 or at the door.
BOOK NOTES — Wilsonville Friends of Library hosts a concert at the Wilsonville Community Center, 7965 S.W. Wilsonville Road, featuring Carolee and Romeo, an accoustic duo who perform Irish traditional and contempory songs; 2-3 p.m.
THE LOST BOY — Clackamas Community College presents "The Lost Boy," a drama written by CCC English instructor Sue Mach, a tale about a 19th century kidnapping of a child and the scandal that ensued. "The Lost Boy" runs March 1-11, Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., with Sunday matinees at 2:30 p.m. All shows are in the Niemeyer Osterman Theatre, 19600 Molalla Ave., Oregon City. A special "pay-what-you-can" matinee will be held Friday, March 9, at 10 a.m. Tickets are $11 for adults, $9 for seniors and $5 (or pay-what-you-can at the door) for students. For tickets, visit www.clackamas.edu/theatre or call 503-594-3153.