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Eugene Weekly : Calendar : 8.18.11



.This Week's Calendar | Galleries | Music @ the Clubs

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The dog days of August are here, and this Friday’s Springfield Farmers’ Market is ready to celebrate. Bring your pooch or other loyal friend to the market and have a free pet portrait taken. Animal nonprofits and veterinarians will be present, and the market will hold giveaways and contests and have live comedy by Frank King. The Springfield Farmers’ Market is held from 3 to 5 pm every Friday at the Library Fountain Plaza, 5th and A in Springfield.

 






thurs, august 18

Sunrise 6:19am; Sunset 8:12pm, Av High 82; Av Low 51

Benefits Cowgirl Heaven, preview performance for Womenspace, 8pm, Very Little Theatre, 2350 Hilyard St. $5 sug. don.

Film CALC Back to Back Program: Celluloid Closet, dusk, Leslie Brockelbank Peace & Justice Center, 458 Blair Blvd. Don.

Food/Drink Lane County Farmers’ Market, 10am-3pm today & Thursday, Aug. 25, Mazzi’s, 3377 E. Amazon Dr.

The Corner Market, fresh local produce, noon-6pm today, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Thursday, Aug. 25, 295 River Rd., call 513-4527 for info.

Gatherings Canines for Clean Water Pledge Event, residents who pledge to pick up after pets receive small recognition package, 9am-3pm, Jack B. Lively Memorial Park, 6100 Thurston Rd., Spfd.

MindFreedom Eugene Celebration Parade work party: “Raise (Y)our Voices for Non-Drug Choices,” 10am-2pm, MECCA, 449 Willamette St.

Lane County Fair, The Shinkle Band, 11am-11pm today through Saturday, 11am-8pm Sunday, Lane County Fairgrounds, www.atthefair.org $9, $6 under age 15, FREE under age 5, season pass $17 adv., $20 gates. 

Eugene’s Got Talent, variety show by local kids & teens, 5pm, downtown library. FREE.

Emerald City Chess Club, 6pm, Wandering Goat, 268 Madison St. FREE.

Kids/Families Wonderful Ones Storytime, 1-year-olds w/caregivers, 10:15am & 11am, downtown library, info at 682-8316. FREE.

Preschool Storytime, ages 3-6 w/caregivers, 11am, Sheldon Branch Library, 1566 Coburg Rd., info at 682-8316. FREE.

Music Jerry Zybach & The Stagehogs, 6:30pm, EWEB River Edge Plaza, 500 E. 4th .

The Benjaminz, 7:30pm, Main Stage, Lane County Fairgrounds, www.atthefair.com FREE with fair admission.

Dreamdog, Mark Ransom, 7:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

Fast Rattler, Low Tide Drifters, Mark Ross, acoustic, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Strong Bones, Strong Body, osteoporosis exercise class, 9:30am, Garden Way Retirement, 175 S. Garden Way, reg. 343-3317. First class FREE.

Walk with Us, weekly self-led neighborhood walking group, ages 50 & up, 9:30-10:30am today & Thursday, Aug. 25, meet at Petersen Barn Community Center, 870 Berntzen Rd. FREE. 

Thursday Nighter Ride, 30-mile training ride, 5:30pm (men) & 5:40pm (women), Thursdays through Aug. 26, Church Corner, Spencer Creek & Lorane Hwy. FREE.

Eugene Emeralds vs. Salem-Keizer, 7:05pm today, tomorrow and Saturday, PK Park, 342-5367. $6-$12 per game.

Adapted Bike Riding, bike safety skills for individuals w/disabilities ages 16 & up, every Thursday through Aug. 25, 11am-2pm, Hilyard Community Cener, 2580 Hilyard St., reg. 682-5311. $8 per ride.

Prenatal Yoga, 5-6:15pm, RiverBend Medical Center, 3333 Riverbend Dr., Spfd., 222-7074. $11, $40 for 4 classes.

Tandem Biking for Visually Impaired, 5:30-7pm today & Thursday, Aug. 25, Hilyard Center, 2580 Hilyard St., 682-5511. $15 annual fee.

Thursday Nighter Ride, 30-mile training ride, 5:30pm (men) & 5:40pm (women), Thursdays through Aug. 26, Church Corner, Spencer Creek & Lorane Hwy. FREE 

Drop-in Kayaking, bring equipment, no instruction provided, ages 12 & up, 8-10pm today & Thursday, Aug. 25, Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Rd. $5.

Pets Feline Fridays Adoption Special, 11am-6pm, Greenhill Humane Society, 88530 Green Hill Rd. $70 kittens, $40 cats.

Spiritual Reiki Tummo Healing Clinic, 5:30-7:30pm, 15 N. Cedar, 914-0431. Don.

Spiritual Meet & Greet, talk about mystery traditions by Danelle, Druidic Craft of the Wise, 7pm, Metamorphosis Spirit World Tree, 797 Hwy 99, 844-2339.

Theater Roving Park Players: The Wizard of Oz, all ages, 6pm today & tomorrow, Campbell Center, 155 High St. FREE. 

No Shame Eugene Theater Workshop, write, direct & act in original 5-min. pieces, 7:30-9:30pm, 126 W. Broadway. FREE.



fri, august 19

Sunrise 6:21am; Sunset 8:11pm, Av High 82; Av Low 51

Art/Craft Museum After Hours: Michael Tracey & the Hi-Tones, 7:30pm tour of “The Making of David McCosh,” 6-9pm, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, UO. $5, mem. & stu. FREE.

Allihalla Fashion Show & documentary screening by Lip Media, 7pm, The Voyeur, 547 Blair Blvd. $10.

DIVA art talk w/Michael Boonstra, 7:20pm, 280 W. Broadway.

Comedy The Brickwall Comedy Club w/Alex Elkin, 8:30pm today & tomorrow, Doc’s Pad, 740 Willamette St. $5.

Dance Middle Eastern Dance Guild of Eugene, 8:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

Film Happy Feet, 8:30pm, Lively Park, 6100 Thurston Rd., Spfd. FREE.

Kung Fu Panda en Espanol, 9pm, Petersen Barn, 870 Berntzen Rd. FREE.

Food/Drink Eugene Food Not Bombs, 2-4pm, Kesey Square, Willamette & Broadway. FREE.

Springfield Farmers’ Market: Dog Days of Summer, 3-7pm, 5th & A, Spfd.

Gatherings Cottage Grove Family Fair & Timber Carnival, home crafts, animals, rides, food, more, today, tomorrow & Sunday, WOE Fairgrounds, 2000 N. Douglas St., Cottage Grove. 942-2468.

Game Night, bring board game or use house game, 7pm, Divine Cupcake, 1680 W. 11th Ave. FREE.

Trivia Night, 8pm, Rogue Public House, 844 Olive St. FREE.

Lane County Fair continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Kids/Families Baby Storytime, ages 0-1 w/caregivers, 10:15am & 11:15am, downtown library. FREE.

Preschool Storytime, ages 3-6 w/caregivers, 10:15am, Bethel Branch Library, 1990 Echo Hollow Rd. FREE.

Lego Club, ages 5-13, duplos for preschoolers, 2-4pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Family Sail, ages 8 & up, bring picnic dinner, 5-9pm, Fern Ridge Reservoir, 682-5329. $20.

Music Grrrlz Rock w/Alex Jackson, noon-1pm, Petersen Barn, 870 Berntzen Rd. FREE.

Anna Gilbert, 6pm, Oakway Mall Courtyard. FREE.

Jake Payne & Dixie Creek, Kalyn Rich, 6pm, Saginaw Vineyard, 80247 Delight Valley Rd., Cottage Grove, 942-1364. FREE.

BBQ & Bluegrass: Whiskey Chasers & Coast Fork Bluegrass Band, 6:30-9pm, Dorris Ranch, Spfd. $10 adv., $13 gate.

Music’s Edge Summer Rock Camp Show, 7pm, WOW Hall. $5.

Tommy Tutone, 7:30pm, Main Stage, Lane County Fairgrounds, www.atthefair.com FREE with fair admission. 

Tyler Spencer, Mark Ransom, Shireen Amini, acoustic, 9:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: bike Parvin Covered Bridge, 25 miles, info & sign up at www.obsidians.org

Mountain Bike Oregon, 7am-10pm today & tomorrow; 7am-sunset Sunday, Oakridge, www.mtbikeoregon.com $319 riders, $125 non-riders.

Bike Riding for Fun & Fitness, weekly seniors bike ride, helmets required, 9:30am-noon, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St. FREE.

Strength Training & Body Sculpting, 4-5pm today & Tuesday, Celebration Studio, 1840 Willamette St., 343-1625. $10 drop-in, first class FREE.

Prenatal Yoga, 5:30-6:45pm, Eugene Yoga, 3575 Donald St., www.eugeneyoga.us $11.

Silvan Ridge Twilight 5k, 6pm, Silvan Ridge Winery, 27012 Briggs Hill Rd. 484-9883.

Ems vs. Salem-Keizer continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Pets Feline Fridays Adoption Special, 11am-6pm, Greenhill Humane Society, 88530 Green Hill Rd., www.green-hill.org $40 adult cats, $70 kittens.

Social Dance Contact Improvisation Dance Jam, 6-8pm, Musical Feet, 420 W. 12th Ave., 753-2255. $5-$10.

Friday Night Dance, samba dance, no lesson, 8-10pm, Staver Dance Sport, 41 E. 6th Ave. $5.

Salsa Dancing w/Jose Cruz, 9pm, Vet’s Club Ballroom, 1626 Willamette St. $6.

Theater Sondheim’s Side by Side, 7pm today & tomorrow; 2pm Sunday, Florence Playhouse, 208 Laurel St.

A MidPuppet Night’s Dream, 8pm today & tomorrow; 2:30pm Sunday, Cottage Theatre, 700 Village Dr., Cottage Grove. $16, $14 stu. & sr.

Cowgirl Heaven, 8pm today, tomorrow & Thursday, Aug. 25, 2pm Sunday; through Aug. 28, Very Little Theatre, 2350 Hilyard St. $10.

The Wizard of Oz continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.



sat, august 20

Sunrise 6:22am; Sunset 8:09pm, Av High 82; Av Low 51

Art/craft Myckelang Designs & John Olsen Studios open studio, 1-5pm, 1980 W. 24th Ave. FREE.

Benefits Halau Hula Na Pua O Hawai’i Nei 2nd Annual Benefit Luau, 1pm, River Bend Resort, 23650 Peoria Rd., 888-528-3241. $35, $12 kids.

Comedy The Brickwall Comedy Club continues. See Friday.

Film Cinema Meets Culture: David Bintley’s Cinderella, Birmingham Royal Ballet, noon today & tomorrow, 8pm Tuesday, Bijou Art Cinemas, 492 E. 13th Ave. $12, $9 sr., $7 kids.

Food/Drink Hideaway Bakery Farmers’ Market, 9am-2pm, Hideaway Bakery 3377 E. Amazon.

Lane County Farmers’ Market, 9am-4pm today, 10am-3pm Tuesday, 8th & Oak.

Spencer Creek Community Growers’ Market, live music & wi-fi, 10am-1pm, Spencer Creek Grange, 86013 Lorane Hwy., spencercreekgrange.org

The Art of Wine: A Passport to Culture, 1-4pm, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, UO.

Gatherings Urban Lumber demos & sale, 9am-5pm, 2440 Main St., Spfd. FREE.

Green Neighbors Not Just Bike Tour, Bethel Danebo Neighborhood, 10am, Peterson Barn, 870 Berntzen Rd. FREE.

Green Neighbors Not Just Bike Tour, Jefferson Westside Neighborhood, grass-to-garden, permaculture, green energy, rainwater collection, beekeeping, chicken-keeping, 10am, Monroe Park, 10th & Monroe, 686-5562. FREE.

Saturday Market, 10am-5pm, 10am Eric Nicholson, 11am Joe Ross, noon Richard Crandell, 1pm Maca Rey, 2pm Music’s Edge Rock Camp Showcase, 3:30pm People’s Choice, 8th & Oak, see www.eugenesaturdaymarket.org for info. FREE.

Stillpoint Farm Mother Earth Festival, honoring Sacred Feminine & Mother Earth with music, art, healing, food, produce & ceremonies, 10am-8pm, Veneta, www.stillpointfarmsfestival.com $22-$33.

Peace Vigil, noon-1pm, downtown library, info at 342-2914. FREE.

Basic Rights Oregon Garden Party, 2-4pm, 190 N. Van Buren St. $25 sug. don.

Hearing Loss Association of Lane County Potluck Picnic, 3-5pm, Island Park, Spfd. 

David Correa & Cascade, 6:30pm, Maurie Jacobs Park. FREE.

Bike Brigade / Bike-in Movie / Dance / Slumber Party, “cops & robbers” theme, fun at secret location in the woods, 7pm, Bike Church, 4th & Adams.

Lane County Fair continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Cottage Grove Family Fair & Timber Carnival continues. See Friday.

Kids/Families Family Music Time w/Samuel Becerra, 10:15am, downtown library. FREE.

Literary Arts Third Saturday Readings: The Original Weather Troupe, 5-7pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. 

MusicCascadia Concert Opera: Mozart’s Così Fan Tutte, 2pm, Atrium, 10th & Olive. FREE.

Irish Creme, 4pm, Western Oregon Expo, 2000 N. Douglas St., Cottage Grove.

Satin Love Orchestra, 4pm, Main Stage, Lane County Fairgrounds, www.atthefair.com FREE with fair admission.

Grrrlz Rock w/Alex Jackson, 5-7:30pm, 5th St. Public Market. FREE.

Creedence Clearwater Revisited, 7:30pm, Main Stage, Lane County Fairgrounds, www.atthefair.com FREE with fair admission.

Larry Pattis & Peter Janson, guitar masters, 7:30pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. $13.50 adv., $15 door.

Strange Dichotomy, Memory of Green, Hyding Jekyll, Kyle Brewster, CD Release, 8pm, Cozmic Pizza. $3.

On the First Day ... They Were Kittens, Kemosabe, Ara, Water on Fire, 9pm, WOW Hall. $8 adv., $10 door.

Water Tower Bucket Boys, Moon Mountain Ramblers, acoustic, 9:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: hike Jefferson Park, 10.2 miles; Fuji Mountain, 3 miles; Iron Mountain, 6.6 miles, sign up obsidians.org

Oregon Wild: hike Fuji Mountain via Birthday Lake Basin, info & sign up at www.oregonwild.org $9, $6 mem.

Kelly Butte Classic, 5K & 8K run, 8am, Eastgate Woodlands Park, Spfd, www.runnerspace.com $15-$20.

GEARs Bike Ride: Seavey Loop & Howe Lane, 41 miles, 9am; Ride 114A, lunch at Aunt Diggs in Walterville, 41 miles, 9:30am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Butterfly Field Trip to Holland Meadows, 9am, Campbell Center, 155 High St., reg. naba.es.trips@gmail.com FREE.

Rock Climbing at the Columns, all skill levels, equipment provided, ages 8 & up, 9-11am, Skinner Butte Park, 2nd & Lincoln. $10.

End of Summer Skate Competition, all ages, 5pm, Willamalane Skatepark, Spfd., www.skateeugene.org $3, spectators FREE.

Ems vs. Salem-Keizer continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Mountain Bike Oregon continues. See Friday.

Social Dance Barn Dance, ages 50 & up, 7-9:30pm, Petersen Barn Community Center, 870 Berntzen Rd. $2.

Spiritual Meditation for Awakening w/Alan Zundel, 9-10:30am, 41 W. 19th Ave., www.heartawake.org Don.

Dharma concert w/Amitabhan & Prema, spirit-inspired kirtan, 8pm, Just Breathe Yoga, 2868 Willamette St., 345-2988. $12 adv., $15 door.

Theater Cymbeline, 6pm today & tomorrow, Amazon Park, 2700 Hilyard St. FREE.

Roving Park Players: The Wizard of Oz, all ages, 6pm today & tomorrow, Island Park, Spfd. FREE. 

A MidPuppet Night’s Dream continues. See Friday.

Cowgirl Heaven continues. See Friday.

Sondheim’s Side by Side continues. See Friday.



sun, august 21

Sunrise 6:23am; Sunset 8:08pm, Av High 82; Av Low 51

Food/Drink Fairmount Neighborhood Farmers Market, 10am-2:30pm, 19th & Agate, http://fairmountmarket.blogspot.com

Dexter Lake Farmers’ Market, noon-3pm, Dexter State Recreation Site, 39011 Hwy 58, Dexter, see www.dexterlakefarmersmarket.org for info.

Gatherings Olde English Flea Markets, Rob Tobias 2-3pm; 9am-4pm, 2777 MLK Jr. Blvd. FREE.

Drums of Peace, 2-4pm, old federal building, 211 E. 7th Ave. FREE.

Lane County Fair continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Cottage Grove Family Fair & Timber Carnival continues. See Friday.

Music Live music jam, 1-4pm, Aqua Serene, 2836 W. 11th Ave., 485-2171. FREE.

Marcia Hadjimarkos, clavichord, 4pm, Episcopal Church of Resurrection, 3925 Hilyard Ave. Don.

Grrrlz Rock w/Alex Jackson, 5-9pm, Axe & Fiddle, 657 E. Main St., Cottage Grove. FREE.

Aaron Ward Jazz Quintet, 7:30pm, Cozmic Pizza.

Arkhum, Jean Grey, The Fool, As Tyrants Fall, 8pm, WOW Hall. $5 adv., $7 door.

Annie Lynch, Michaela Neller, Brooke Parrott, acoustic, 8:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $3-$5.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: bike North Fork Siuslaw, 37 miles; hike Mt. Yoran, 9.6 miles, info & sign up obsidians.org 

GEARs Bike Ride: Lowell via Weyerhauser, 60 miles, 9am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Mountain Bike Oregon continues. See Friday.

Social Dance Cuban Salsa, 5pm lesson, 6pm social dance, Courtsports, 2728 Pheasant Blvd., Spfd., see www.eugenecasineros.com for info. $2 sug. don.

Zydeco lesson & social dance, 507pm, Reach Center, 25th & Harris, 344-0748.

Sunday Social Dance, 7-9:30pm, StaverDanceSport, 41 E. 6th Ave. $5.

Veselo Folk Dancers, weekly international folk dancing, 7:15-10pm, In Shape Athletic Club, 2681 Willamette St., 683-3376. $3.

Theater A MidPuppet Night’s Dream continues. See Friday.

Cowgirl Heaven continues. See Friday.

Sondheim’s Side by Side continues. See Friday.

Cymbeline continues. See Saturday.

The Wizard of Oz continues. See Saturday. 



mon, august 22

Sunrise 6:24am; Sunset 8:06pm, Av High 81; Av Low 50

Film Cool Monday Metaphysical Movies: 2012 The Odyssey Part I, 6pm, Garden Way Senior Living, 175 S. Garden Way, 747-3887. Don.

Gatherings Women in Black Standing for Peace, silent vigil, 5-5:30pm, across the street from old federal building, 7th & Pearl St., info at 343-0063. FREE.

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance, peer support for people w/mood disorders, 7-8:30pm, First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St.

Bingo w/Tom Heinl & Scott K., 9pm, Sam Bond’s. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Inquiry group for the work of Byron Katie, identifying & questioning stressful thoughts, 6:30pm, info at 686-3223. FREE.

Music Irish Jam Session, all ages, 7pm, Suzuki Music Academy, 170 W. 12th Ave. FREE.

Spiritual Centering Prayer, 9am, Sacred Heart Hospital Chapel, University District. FREE.

A Jewish Guide to Life, book of Genesis today, 8-9:30pm, contact shmuelshalom@conscioustorah.com for info. $10.



tues, august 23

Sunrise 6:25am; Sunset 8:04pm,  Av High 81; Av Low 50

Film DIVA’s Behind the Lens Seminar: Alfred Hitchcock’s Dial M for Murder (1954), 7pm, Baker Center, 325 E. 10th Ave. $3.

Food/Drink Creswell Farmers’ Market, indoors, 4-6pm, 182 S. 2nd St., Creswell.

Oregon Pour Tuesdays, 6pm, The Cork & Stein Bistro, 2108 Main St., Spfd., 736-9463. $5.

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Lane County Farmers’ Market continues. See Saturday.

Gatherings Cascade Toastmasters, drop-ins welcome, 6:45-8:15am, Original Pancake House, 782 E. Broadway, call 343-3743 for info. FREE.

Lane County Mental Health Consumer & Psychiatric Survivor Advisory Meeting: Support mental health clients in Eugene Celebration Parade, 1-3pm, Lane County Mental Health, 2411 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

Monthly support group for people w/Parkinson’s Disease, 1:30pm, near Cafe Yumm in Oakway Center, 341-3982.

Going Local in a Globalized Economy: Lane County Fair Trade Campaign, local bean and grain farmers, local food advocates discuss solutions for farmers, our local food economy & community food security, 6-8pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE. 

Industrial Workers of the World meeting, 7pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Trivia Night, 7pm, Divine Cupcake, 1680 W. 11th Ave. FREE.

Kids/Families Terrific Twos Storytime, for 2-year-olds w/caregivers, 10:15am & 11am, downtown library, info at 682-8316. FREE.

Lectures/Classes “How to Sell Your Home for the Highest Price in Today’s Market,” 7-9pm, Keller Williams Realty, 2644 Suzanne Way, reg. 933-7045. FREE

Music Bluegrass Jam, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. FREE.

Outdoors/Recreation Wise & Wonderful Yoga, 55 & up, 9:30am, Garden Way Retirement, 175 S. Garden Way, reg. 343-3317. First class FREE.

OBRA Criterium, bike ride, 1K flat oval course, 5:30pm every Tuesday through Aug., Greenhill Technology Park, W. 11th & Terry reg. 521-6529. $15 per race, $50 per month.

Zumba continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Strength Training & Body Sculpting continue. See Friday.

Social Dance Eugene Folk Dancers summer session, weekly international folk dancing, 7pm Israeli dance, 8pm international dance, Gerlinger Ballroom 220, UO, info at 344-7591. $4.

Spiritual Practicing Being Peace: silent walking & sitting meditation, 8:20-8:50am, old federal building, 211 E. 7th Ave. FREE.



wed, august 24

Sunrise 6:26am; Sunset 8:03pm, Av High 81; Av Low 50

Art/Craft Knitting & Craft Night, 6:30pm, Divine Cupcake, 1680 W. 11th Ave. FREE.

Food/Drink Brew Tasting Wednesdays, 6pm, The Cork & Stein Bistro, 2108 Main St., Spfd., 736-9463. FREE.

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Gatherings Petersen Barn Garden Club, 3:30-4:30pm, Petersen Barn Center, 870 Berntzen Rd., reg. 682-5521. FREE.

Peace Vigil, 4:30-5:30pm, old federal building, 211 E. Pearl St., info at 344-9343.

Eugene Free School: Spanish Conversation Circle, 6-7pm, Laughing Planet Café, 760 Blair Blvd. FREE.

Bingo Night, 8pm, Rogue Public House, 844 Olive St. FREE.

Kids/Families Lapsit Storytime, ages birth-3 w/adult, 10am, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Preschool Storytime, ages 3-6, 10am, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Preschool Storytime, ages 3-6 w/caregivers, 10:15am & 11am, downtown library, info at 682-8316. FREE.

Family Night: Mark Ross, 6pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Immigration Rights Workshop, 6-8pm, Centro LatinoAmericano, 944 W. 5th Ave. FREE.

Learn Biblical Hebrew w/Shmuel Shalom Cohen, every Wednesday, 7:30-9:30pm, email info@eugenehebrewchaburah for info. FREE.

Music Frankie Armstrong & Linda Allen, folk, 7:30pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. $18.50 adv., $20 door.

Dogtooth, Stagger & Sway, Tara Stonecipher, rock, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: hike Matthieu Lakes, 6 miles, info & sign up obsidians.org 

Bike Riding for Seniors, weekly in-town rides, helmets required, 9:30am, Campbell Center, 155 High St., reg. 682-5218. FREE.

Accessible Aquatics, ages 6 & up, 10-11am Amazon Pool, 682-5311. $30.

GEARs Bike Ride: Over the Hump Aroudn the Dump, 36 miles, 6pm, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Sunset Tree Climb, 6-9pm, Sladden Park, 682-5329. $20.

Eugene Emeralds vs. Spokane, 7:05pm through Aug. 27; 1:05pm Aug. 28, PK Park, 342-5367. $6-$12 per game.

Spiritual Centering Prayer, 5:30pm, Sacred Heart Hospital Chapel, University District. FREE.

Volunteer Civic Stadium cleanup, bring tools & gloves, 4-6pm, 20th & Oak.



thurs, august 25

Sunrise 6:27am; Sunset 8:01pm, Av High 81; Av Low 50

Food/Drink Thursday Night Dinner, 6pm, Creswell, www.heiditunnellcatering.com $15.

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Lane County Farmers’ Market continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Gatherings Emerald City Chess Club, 6pm, Wandering Goat, 268 Madison St. FREE.

Kids/Families Wonderful Ones Storytime, 1-year-olds w/caregivers, 10:15am & 11am, downtown library, info at 682-8316. FREE.

Storytime presented by Teen Storytellers, 10:30am, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Preschool Storytime, ages 3-6 w/caregivers, 11am, Sheldon Branch Library, 1566 Coburg Rd., info at 682-8316. FREE.

OBOB Book Club: On the Wings of Heroes, grades 3-5, 2-3pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd.

Lectures/Classes Geneaology Computer Class, internet skills required, 2-4pm, downtown library, reg. 682-5450. FREE.

ABCs of Medicare, 5-6pm; Medicare & Long Term Care, 6-7pm, 333 W. 10th Ave., reg. 222-9020. FREE.

“How to Sell Your Home for the Highest Price in Today’s Market,” 7-9pm, Keller Williams Realty, 2644 Suzanne Way, reg. 933-7045. FREE

Reid Hart: Intro to “The Western Way: From Shaman to Magus,” 7-9pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. FREE.

Literary Arts Teen Book Group: Numbers by Rachel Ward, 4-5pm, downtown library, 682-8316. FREE.

Music Peter Wilde alt-Americana, 5-7pm, FREE; Eilen Jewel, Danny Shafer, 9pm, $10, Sam Bond’s.

311, Sublime w/Rome, 6:30pm, Cuthbert Amphitheatre, www.thecuthbert.com or 682-5000. $40 adv., $45 gate.

David Correa & Cascada, 6:30pm, Maurie Jacobs Park. FREE.

Outdoors/Recreation Thursday Nighter Ride, 30-mile training ride, 5:30pm (men) & 5:40pm (women), Thursdays through Aug. 25, Church Corner, Spencer Creek & Lorane Hwy. FREE.

Drop-in Kayaking continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Tandem Biking for Visually Impaired continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Walk with Us continues. See Thursday, Aug. 18.

Ems vs. Spokane continues. See Wednesdsay.

Theater No Shame Eugene Theater Workshop, write, direct & act in original 5-min. pieces, 7:30-9:30pm, 126 W. Broadway. FREE.

Cowgirl Heaven continues. See Friday.



corvallis events

Note: Continuation dates for out-of-town events are listed under the first day of the event.

Thursday, Aug. 18 Tours of the First Alternative Co-op, 6pm, info at 753-3115. 

Friday, Aug. 19 Willamette Country Music Festival, Diamond Rio, Alan Jackson, Little Big Town, Blake Shelton, 3pm today through noon Monday, 36866 Hwy 228, Brownsville. willamettecountrymusicfestival.com $18-$75.

Jazz in the Valley: Billy Childs, Steve Wilson, 8pm, LaSells Stewart Center, OSU.



attn: opps

Oregon Institute of Technology: Village for Sustainable Living seeks artwork to enhance & animate outdoor living spaces of residence hall, due Sept. 5, info at www.oregonartscommission.org 

Auditions for A Year with Frog & Toad, December musical, 3pm Sunday, Aug. 28 & 6:30pm Monday, Aug. 29. info at www.cottagetheatre.org

Registration for Celebrate Arts 2011 open, www.eventcenter.org

Eugene Flamenco Arts Flamenco & Zumba Classes starting Mondays & Wednesdays, 1670 W. 11th Ave.