Big To Do
Wednesday, Sept. 11
PLANNING — Wilsonville Planning Commission meets at 6 p.m. at City Hall, 29799 Town Center Loop E. Agenda items include discussion of the Equitable Housing Strategic Plan and Clackamas County Housing Needs Analysis. The public is welcome.
MURDOCH TALKS — Free presentation about the corrolation between the Ice Age floods and the Oregon Trail, which followed the same paths in many spots in Oregon. 7-8 p.m., Museum of the Oregon Territory, 211 Tumwater Dr., Oregon City.
Thursday, Sept. 12
COLUMBUS DAY STORM — Historian Sig Unander's presentation on the impacts of the 1962 Columbus Day storm on the Pacific Northwest will be at 6:30 p.m. at the Wilsonville Library, 8200 S.W. Wilsonville Road. Free.
Sunday, Sept. 15
WHO'S ON THIRD? — Joni Harms and the Harms Way Band perform in a free community concert at 3-4:30 p.m., Woodburn United Methodist Church, 700 N. Cascade Drive, Woodburn. Harms has earned several Academy of Western Music awards.
Monday, Sept. 16
CITY COUNCIL — Wilsonville City Council meets for a work session after a 5 p.m. executive session, then at 7 p.m. for a general meeting. The public is welcome at all except the executive session. Find the agenda at www.ci.wilsonville.or.us; City Hall, 29799 Town Center Loop E.
Thursday, Sept. 19
HOWL-A-WEEN — Dress up your dog and bring it down to Memorial Park Dog Park for a costume contest. Dress to match, if you like. Entry is $5 preregistered, $8 day of event; 5-7 p.m.
TOWN HALL — Rep. Courtney Neron will hold a town hall meeting for residents to shre concerns, ask questions and talk about issues they'd like prioritize in the next Legislative session. Wilsonville Library, 8200 SW Wilsonville Rd., 6-7 p.m.
THEATER — Portland native Lauren Steele performs a one-woman show, "Queens Girl in the World," at Clackamas Repertory Theatre through Sept. 29. A coming-of-age story about a young black girl in the 1960s, it follows Jacqueline Marie Butler as she moves to a new school in Greenwich Village, where she is one of only four black students, and race suddenly matters. Tickets may be purchased at www.clackamasrep.org or by calling 503-594-6047.
COFFEE CREEK — The Coffee Creek Correctional Facility Prison Advisory Committee (PAC) will hold a public meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, in the Oak Room of the Wilsonville Library. Agenda items include departmental updates by the superintendent and executive management team.
The purpose of the PAC is to serve as a citizen advisory group to the facility regarding correctional issues, activities and practices affecting the community. The PAC also serves as a conduit for information disseminated to and received from the public. At the conclusion of the meeting there will be a public comment period. Coffee Creek houses all incarcerated women in Oregon and maintains numerous programs without taxpayer funds, offering many volunteer and donation opportunities for members of the community.
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