Big to do
Thursday, Oct. 11
TOWN CENTER — Come hear the results of the Town Center Feasibility Analysis and talk about the future of Wilsonville's Town Center area. This event will also feature a panel discussion between development experts, who will offer their insight and experience in the development of mixed-use commercial centers and "modern main streets" throughout the region. Light refreshments will be provided. This event is jointly hosted by the City of Wilsonville and the Wilsonville Chamber of Commerce. Wilsonville's Regal Cinema, 4-5:30 p.m.
BOOK CLUB — Wilsonville LIbrary's Book Club is reading "The 100-year-old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared" by Jonas Jonasson. Extra copies are available for check out, pick one up and come to the November meeting to share your thoughts. Tonight's discussion at 6 p.m. revolves around "The Undoing Project," by Michael Lewis. Wilsonville Library, 8200 S.W. Wilsonville Rd.
Saturday, Oct. 13
PHOTO ROUNDUP — Wilsonville-Boones Ferry Historical Society is asking residents to share any images from Wilsonville of the past — people or places — at a photo scanning event at the Wilsonville Public Library from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Your originals never have to leave your sight! The Society is particularly interested in photos from 1950-present day.
BOOK NOTES — Come to the Wilsonville Library, 2800 S.W. Wilsonville Rd., from 2-3 p.m., to hear singer-songwriter Bernie Sims perform; free event.
STUMPTOWN SWING — Community concert by Stumptown Swing band, a group that harkens back to "hot jazz" of Paris in the '20s. Winona Grange, 8340 S.W. Seneca St., doors open at 6:45 a.m. Tickets avilable at brownpapertickets.com/event/3560703.
BALLOT INFORMATION — American Association of University Women Lake Oswego is hosting a nonpartisan discussion of 2018 ballot measures beginning at 10 a.m. at Oswego Heritage House, 398 10th Street.
Monday, Oct. 15
CITY COUNCIL — Wilsonville City Council work session open to the public begins immediately after a 5 p.m. executive session with a 7 p.m. general meeting following. Wilsonville City Hall, 27799 S.W. Town Center Loop E. Find the agenda at www.ci.wilsonville.or.us.
Tuesday, Oct. 16
TOWN HALL — Oregon House District 26 (Wilsonville) Representative Richard Vial will join two Republican candidates for Wilsoniville City Counci to listen to constituents and share concerns at the Villebois Community Center, 28549 S.W. Villebois Dr. North, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. HD 26 also represents Sherwood, King City and parts of Beaverton and Hillsboro.
Thursday, Oct. 18
FRENCH PRAIRIE BRIDGE DESIGN OPEN HOUSE — Citizens will review design concepts for the proposed French Prairie Bridge across the Willamette River. Project leaders are unveiling five different bridge-type designs for consideration and input. Each accommodates daily use by cyclists and pedestrians as well as special use by emergency services vehicles as needed. Upon completion of this project, the Portland Metro Ice Age Tonquin Trail would connect with the Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway to fill a gap in local and regional multi-modal transportation infrastructure.The 21-member French Prairie Bridge Project Advisory Task Force will meet to review public testimony obtained from this meeting and a future online open house before making its design recommendation to the Wilsonville City Council and County Board of Commissioners in early 2019.
WINE TASTING — After hours Wilsonville Library Foundation fundraising event Oct. 20, get tickets and more information at wplf.org.
ARTS/HERITAGE/CUTURE — Everyone is welcome at this Oct. 29 meeting of the Clackamas County Arts Alliance, to discuss a strategy for investing in the arts and culture of Wilsonville, from 6-9 p.m. at the
Wilsonville Library 8200 S.W. Wilsonville Rd.
LANGUAGE — Get help with conversational English on Tuesdays through Oct. 30. This free group is led by two volunteers with experience teaching English as a second language from 6:30-7:30 p.m.