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Eugene Weekly : Calendar : 5.7.09

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May 10 is Mother’s Day, and there’s no shortage of places to take Mom this weekend. From pampering her with treats and massages to buying her arts and crafts, check out all there is to do May 9 & 10.

StoryCorps is here and so is its cool Airstream recording studio. Come tell your story to a friend, or bring a loved one in to interview. Recordings will be archived at the Library of Congress. The Airstream is parked at Kesey Plaza in Downtown Eugene From now until June 1. See Thursday, May 7.

Spring has sprung and so have the spring walks and hikes! Enjoy the urban outdoors on the Native Gardens tour on Sunday, and when you’re through with that, wander outdoors on any of this week’s other local hikes.


Sunrise 5:56am; Sunset 8:23pm, Av High 65; Av Low 41

Dance  Breakdown Dance Company: A Time to (LIVE), 7pm today & May 8, Willamette High School Auditorium. FREE.

Film Lunchtime scuba films, 12pm, Outdoor Program, UO. 346-4365. FREE. 

Conversations with Jean-Michel Basquiat & Universe of Keith Haring, 5 & 7:20pm today, 5, 7:20 & 9:40pm tomorrow; 5, 1, 5, 7:20 & 9:40pm Saturday. DIVA. $6.

Koi Mil Gaya, “Directed by Steven Spielberg” series, 6pm, Rm. 110 Willamette Hall, UO. FREE.

Gatherings StoryCorps MobileBooth, opening ceremony 11am, today, interviews, 10am-7pm Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 9am-7pm, Saturday & Sunday, through June 1, Kesey Plaza, Broadway & Willamette. 800-850-4406. FREE.

Spring Street Faire, food, booths, 10am-5pm today and tomorrow, 13th Ave., UO. FREE.

Women’s Business Network, presentation on choosing a healing provider and reducing your liability as an energy practitioner, Midge Murphy, noon, Hilton Eugene. www.wbneugene.org. $15 mem., $20 guests. 

Celebration to honor Lane County’s Older American nominees, 3-6:30pm, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, Spfd. RSVP 682-5318. FREE.

The New Narrative: Local Voices for a Global Future, The Global Oneness Project multimedia event, films, speakers: Orland Bishop & Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee. 5:30-9:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

PWP single parent/grandparent support social group, 7pm, 4445 Royal Ave. 968- 2718. FREE.

Kids/Families Mother’s Day Gift-Making Workshop, 3:30pm, Springfield Library. RSVP 726-3766. FREE.

Lectures “Immigration, Citizenship and the Concept of Space,” Leti Volpp, 4:30pm,, 110 Knight Law Center, UO. 346-3700. FREE.

Literary “The Ins and Outs of the Children’s and YA Books Market” Lisa Schroeder, April Henry, David Ward & Rosanne Parry, 6:30pm,  Tsunami Books. $5 stu., $10 for non-mem., FREE mem.

“HiSTORYtelling Reviving the Past,” Tony Horwitz, lecture, reception & book signing, 7pm, Lawrence 177, UO. FREE.

Three Cups of Tea: One Man’s Mission to Promote Peace... One School at a Time, Greg Mortenson, reading & book signing, 7pm., McArthur Court, UO. Tickets required. FREE.

Peace, Richard Bausch, The Kidd Tutorial, reading & book signing, 8pm, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO. FREE.

Music SHOcase: On The Rocks, a cappella, 11:15am, Hult Center Lobby. FREE.

Hold That Ghost!: Universal Studios with Abbott & Costello

and the Andrews Sisters, 7:30pm today, 2:30pm May 10, The Shedd. $22, $26, $30.

Blue Scholars, hip hop, 8pm, Memorial Quad, UO. FREE.

Bassnectar w/Gift of Gab & Random Rabill, 9pm, McDonald Theatre. $18 adv., $20 door. 

Alphia Dahlia, Leigh Marble, rock/Americana, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $4.

Outdoors/Recreation Tour Mt. Pisgah’s South Meadow Floodplain, 6pm, Mt. Pisgah Arboretum kiosk. 344-8350. FREE.

Social Dance Cuban Salsa Class, 7-8 pm through May 28, Inshape Athletic Club, 2681 Willamette. $10 per class.

Spiritual Advanced Eckhart Tolle DVD of 2002 India retreat, 7pm, Unity of the Valley, 39th & Hilyard. 228 -8546. FREE.

Theater Pinang &  Ayu: A Love Story, Indonesian lesbian shadow puppet play, 7:30pm, Agate Hall, UO. FREE.

Damn Yankees, 7:30pm today, tomorrow and Saturday, Springfield High Auditorium. 517-9028. $8, $5 stu. sr. 

Urinetown, 7:30pm today, tomorrow  & May 14-6, Thurston Theatre, Spfd. $7, $6 stu., sr. 

Metamorphoses, 8pm today, tomorrow & May 9, 15, 16, 24, 2pm May 10, Robinson Theatre, UO. 346-4363. $14.

Spring Inspirations:  Eight one-act student plays, 8pm today, tomorrow and May 9, Blue Door Theatre, Bldg. 6, LCC. $3-$10 sliding scale.


Sunrise 5:54am; Sunset 8:25pm, Av High 65; Av Low 42

Arts/Visual Mother’s Day Pottery Sale, 10am-5pm, 2740 Madison St. www.danielsfamilypottery.com.  

DIVA Art Talk Series: Micah Weber, noon, DIVA. FREE.

Benefits Fair Trade on Main, fundraiser Brethren Community Services, plant sale & “World Fair Trade Day,” 10am-5pm, today & tomorrow, along with their plant sale, 1072 Main St. Spfd. 302-8095 .FREE.

Pamper YourSELF Girls Nite, fundraiser for Great Youth Ballet Dancers, 4:30-8:30pm,Heron Clubhouse, 2050 Goodpasture Loop. $10-$20.

The Great Cover-up, Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation plays cover songs to benefit for Food for Lane County, 9pm, Luckey’s. $5-$10 don.

“Nature & Community on the McKenzie River,” Barry Lopez, benefit for the McKenzie River Trust, 7:30 pm, Hult Center. $25.

Farmers’ Market Springfield Farmers’ Market, 9am-2pm, The Springfield Museum Parking Lot, Main St. between 5th & 6th. FREE.

Film 2nd Friday Movie Night: Behind Blue Eyes & The Misfits, 7pm, New Zone Gallery. Sug. don.

Conversations with Jean-Michael Basquiat and Universe of Keith Haring continue. See Thursday, May 7.

Food/Drink Wine tasting: “Gilstrap Brothers Winery, Oregon,” 5pm-7pm, WineStyles. FREE.

Gatherings UNESCO Ethics, Religion, and Environment Conference, 10:30am-5pm, Fir Room & Mills International Center, EMU, UO. FREE.

City Club: “How the US is Narrowing Curriculum & Creating the Possibility of Economic Suicide,” David C. Berliner, 11:50am, Downtown Athletic Club. $5.

Take It Global with the Peace Corps: Information and Q&A, 12:15pm, Downtown Library. FREE.

Kids/Family Yoga and mediation workshop, 9-11am, Ophelia’s Place. RSVP 284-4340. FREE.

Home-Grown Spa Day, noon-3pm, Ophelia’s Place. RSVP 284-4340. FREE.

Lectures “History of the Fur Trade in Oregon,” Scott Dano, 1:30pm, UO Baker Downtown Center, 975 High St. FREE.

Literary UO MFA Creative Writing students, works in progress, 8pm, Tsunami Books. FREE.

Music The Jazz Café, UO Jazz Combos, 7:30pm,

Room 190 Music. $5. 

KWVA Birthday Bash feat. Starfucker, Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band, Boy Eats Drum Machine, Rare Monk, TrufflehunterDoors  7:30pm, WOW Hall. UO stu. & KWVA mem. $5.

Bruce Molsky & Friends, 7:30 pm, The Shedd. $26, $22, $18.

Hot Damn Scandal, whiskey drinkin’ blackgrass music, 9pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5. 

Jackstraw, bluegrass, 9:30pm, Sam Bond’s, $7.

Social Dance Veselo Community Folk Dancers , cultural dance class, 7:15 class, 8pm dance, In Shape Fitness. 726-7548. $3

Night Club 2 Step, 8:30pm, Staver Dance Sport, 41 E. 6th. $10.

Theater Suicide Weather.

today, tomorrow & May 14-16, 21-23, 28-30, 2pm May 17 & 31, Lord Leebrick Theatre. 465-1506. $14-$19.

Forbidden Broadway, 8pm today, tomorrow & May 15, 16, 22, 29 & 30 & June 5 & 6, 2pm May 17, Actors Cabaret. 683-4368. $19, $16; $35.95 dinner seating.

Damn Yankees continues, see Thursday, May 7.

Metamorphoses continues. See Thursday May 7. 

Spring Improvisations continues, see. Thursday, May 7.

Urinetown continues. See Thursday May 7.


Sunrise 5:53am; Sunset 8:26pm, Av High 64; Av Low 41

Arts/Visual Out in the Artdoors, adventure race course & party at the finish line, 10am-4pm, Washington Park, 2025 Washington. $20, $80 team. 

Tim Boyden’s Mother’s Day Studio Sale: Rustic garden art,  interior furniture, recycled works & garden plant sale, and fundraiser for The School Garden Project, 11am-5pm today & tomorrow, 1568 Fairmount. 342-5937. FREE.

Standhardt Studio open studio & pottery sale, 10am-4pm, 4875 Garnet. 514 4646. FREE.

Benefits National Association of Letter Carriers Food Drive, place can of non-perish. food in your mailbox, morning. FREE.

All school garage sale benefit for The Village School, 9am-3pm, 2855 Lincoln. FREE.

RiverWalk, fund-and-friend raiser for HIV Alliance, wear red, 10am, Alton Baker Park. sug. don., FREE. 

Umgami Wami Festival, AIDs Benefit, 7pm, Agate Hall, UO. Don.

Eugene Spring String Experiment, Food For Lane County benefit, 8pm, Vets Club Ballroom. $6, $4 with two (or more) non-perish. food items.

Farmers’ Markets Lane County Farmers’ Market, 9am-4pm, 8th and Oak, FREE. 

Farmers’ market, 9am-1pm, Hideaway Bakery (behind Mazzi’s). FREE.

film Conversations with Jean-Michael Basquiat and Universe of Keith Haring continue. See Thursday, May 7.

Food/Drink Spring High Tea & tour, noon & 3pm, Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House, 303 Willamette. $25.

Gatherings Oregon Plant Fair, 8am-3pm, Alton Baker Park. 554-6564. FREE.

Springfield Lions plant sale, 8am-4pm, Dollar Store, 5770 Main, Spfld. 461-2019. FREE.

City Councilor John Woodrow Memorial Service, 10am, National Guard Armory, 3110 Pierce Pkwy. Spfd. FREE.

Hardy Plant Sale, 9am- 2pm, Lane County Fairgrounds. FREE.

Springfield Pay-It-Forward Home-Based Biz Expo 9am- 6:30pm, Boulevard Grill Maple Room, 2123 Franklin. FREE.

Saturday Market, 10am-5pm, w/entertainment by Lonesome Randall, 10am; Students of Paul Safar & Olem Alves, 11am; Michael Conley, noon; APROPOS, 1pm; Kef, 2pm; Kudana, 3:30pm, Park Blocks, 8th & Oak. www.eugenesaturdaymarket.org FREE.

Spring Rhododendron Flower Show, 10am-9pm 9am-6pm Sunday, Valley River Center. FREE.

Mother of all Mother’s Day Garden Parties, 10am-6pm today & tomorrow, Aqua Serene. 510-8765.

Identification Day, 1-4pm, UO Museum of Natural & Cultural History, 1680 E 15th Ave., UO. $3, $2 sr. & youth, $8 fam.

Fern Ridge Wings & Wine Festival, 10am-4pm, Secret House Winery, 88324 Vineyard Lane, Veneta. 935-8443. Cost varies.

UNESCO Ethics, Religion, and Environment Conference continues. See Friday.

Multicultural storytelling Concert, feat. Japanese, Chicano and Appalachian stories, 7:30pm. Very Little Theatre. $10.

Kids/Families Tiny Tots Spring Carnival, 10am-noon, Tiny Tots Indoor Playground, 2200 Coburg. FREE.

University Day, UO professors and students give demos, noon-4pm, Science Factory, 2300 Leo Harris Pkwy. $

Eugene Recorder Ensemble,1 pm, Springfield Library. FREE.

Lectures “Genealogy: Tracing Your Family Tree,” Dawn Carlile, 3pm, Downtown Library. FREE.

“The Emerging Alliance of Religion and Ecology” Mary Evelyn Tucker, keynote lecture for Ethics, Religion and the Environment Symposium, 7:30pm, 182 Lillis Hall, UO. FREE.

Literary Cup of Comfort New Mothers Book signing: Kat Crawford, Kathryn Wilson, Debra Alexander, Deanna Stollar & more, 2pm, Barnes & Noble. FREE.

Music  Songwriters’ workshop, 11am, Tsunami Books. 345-1956. $1.

Atrium music: Soprano Marieke Schuurs, cellist Rob McCrae, baroque flautist Ernie O’Byrne, recorderist Tom Gettys & harpsichordist Richard Guy, 2pm, Atrium Bld. courtyard, 10th & Olive. 683-1940. FREE.

Buttenannie Hootenannie feat. Conjugal visitors, Mossy Top String Band, Alder St. Allstars, Molasses and McKenzie River Boys, 3pm, Spencer’s Butte. FREE.

Emerald Valley Opry: Booher Brothers, Billy McCoy Trio, Brooks Robertson, The McG’s, Jr. Clark & Blue Mountain Band, proceeds to Bethel Schools’ Music Program.

 Saturday, 6pm, Willamette High Auditorium, 1801 Echo Hollow. $6, $5 sr.

Sideroads feat. Willie McEachern, Richard Gabriel, Michael Kevin Daly & Joel Narva, 7pm, Tsunami Books. $5-$10.

Michael Nurley w/ Alex Wiley, 7pm, Le Sous-Sol, 375 River Rd. 607-8565. $10-$12 sug. don.

Eugene Concert Choir, Mendelssohn’s First Walpurgis Night, with members of the Eugene Ballet, 8pm, Hult Center, $34-&19.

Future Music Oregon, UO Music Technology Program, 8pm, Room 163 Music, UO. $7. $5 stu. sr.

Divine Mother’s Day Celebration: Kirtan and Sacred Song with Jaya Lakshmi & friends, 8pm, Waldorf School, 1350 McLean Blvd. 10 - $15 sliding scale.

Eleven Eyes, jazz/funk, 9:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Spring Bird Walk, 8-10am, Mount Pisgah Arboretum. $5.

GEARs ride: Creswell via River Drive and Howe Lane, 41 miles, food stop, 9am, Alton Baker Park. FREE.

Cascadia Wildlands Project hike, Fall Creek proposed clearcut, water, food, raingear req., 10 am, behind Kinkos, 13th and Willamette. RSVP dkruse@cascwild.org. FREE.

Obsidians Trips: Brice Creek, hike 3.4 miles or Diamond Peak, x-Ski 6 miles. See YMCA for details/sign-up.

Social Dance Contradance, w/Laurel Valley Revelers & Rich Goss, 7:30pm workshop, 8pm dance, Cesar Chavez School, 1510 w. 14th. 521-0596.  $7, $6 mem.

Theater Will Work for Treats…Taste of Broadway Dessert Theatre, 7pm, Upstart Crow Studios at 855 W. 1st. 7pm in the Crow’s Nest Theatre. 688-8260. $10.

Damn Yankees continues, see Thursday, May 7.

Spring Inspirations continues, see. Thursday, May 7.

Suicide Weather continues. See Friday.

Forbidden Broadway continues. See Friday.

Volunteer  Trail maintenance workparty, 9am, West (Main) Trailhead, Friends of Buford Park & Mt. Pisgah. 344-8350. FREE.

Invasive species removal, habitat restoration, 9:30 am-12:30 pm, off Day Island Rd. in Alton Baker Park. 484-3939. FREE.

Willow Creek Preserve work party, 9:30am-noon, Willow Creek Preserve, W. 18th Ave 915-7459. FREE.


Sunrise 5:52am; Sunset 8:27pm, Av High 66; Av Low 42, Happy Mothers’ Day!

Arts/Visual Mother’s Day Studio Sale continues. See Saturday.

Benefits Plant and artisan crafts fundraising sale, 10am-5pm, S.A.R.A.’s Treasures 871 River Rd. FREE.

Mother’s Day Garden Brunch, benefit for Friendship with Cambodia,11am & 1pm, Beacon House Reception Hall and Garden, River Rd. RSVP 343-3782.$15, $8 kids 4-10, under 4 FREE.

Film DIVA/LCC Great Directors: The films of Howard Hawks, 1pm, Bringing Up Baby, 4pm Sergeant York, talk by Thomas Blank, DIVA. $7.

Gatherings Open House: East Skinner Butte Historic Neighborhood, noon-4pm, East Skinner Butte Neighborhood & Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House, maps at 3rd & Pearl or 303 Willamette. FREE.

Native Garden Tour, 12pm-5pm, go to emeraldnpso.org for map & details. 687-1857. FREE.

Million Mom March, 2:30pm, EWEB Plaza, 500 E. 4th. 344-9343. FREE. 

Digital photo management, 4pm, Downtown Library. RSVP 682-5450 (press 2). FREE.

UNESCO Ethics, Religion, and Environment Conference continues. See Friday.

Spring Rhododendron Flower Show continues. See Saturday.

Mother of all Mother’s Day Garden Parties continues. See Saturday.

Literary Motoko: Japanese Storytelling, 2pm, Downtown Library. FREE.

Music High School Mic Night, 6pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE. 

Cappella Romana, 7pm, Beall Hall, UO. $10, $8 stu. sr.

Celtic Woman: Isle of Hope, 7:30 pm, Hult Center. $58-$30.

Indigo Girls w/Matt Morris, 8pm, Historic McDonald Theatre. $32 adv. $35 door. 

Falling Up, Archeology, Ruth, The Science Heroes, 8pm, WOW Hall, $10, $12.

Peculiar Pretzelmen, Coyote Grace, acoustic, 8:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/recreation Native Garden Tour, noon-5pm, local gardens, emeraldnspo.org. Free

Obsidians trips: McKenzie View, bike 27 miles or North Bank Deer Preserve, hike 8 miles. See YMCA for details/sign-up.

GEARs ride: Ingram Island Loop, 65 miles, 9am, Alton Baker Park. FREE.

Invasive grass removal, 9:00 am, Friends of Buford Park & Mt. Pisgah, North Trailhead. 344-8350. FREE.

Pets Save-the-Pets dog & cat adoption, 1-3pm, Petsmart, Chad Drive/Coburg Rd. FREE. 

Social Dance Hustle, USA Dance, 6pm lesson, 7pm dance, Vet’s Club. $5 mem. $8 non-mem.

Theater Metamorphoses continues. See Thursday, May 7.


Sunrise 5:51am; Sunset 8:28pm, Av High 66; Av Low 42

Film Monday Movie Night, Star Wars, 8pm, Peabody’s. FREE.

Food/Drink Wine tasting: “Spring Fling: Juicy & Crisp Wines,” 5pm-7pm, WineStyles. FREE.

Gatherings League of Women Voters small group meetings: Immigration, today through May 15, call for places & times. 942-8204. FREE. 

UNESCO Ethics, Religion, and Environment Conference continues. See Friday.

Lectures “What is Life?” class intro, Alder Fuller, 6:30pm, Euglena Academy, 151 Cleveland St, Ste 1. www.EuglenaBlog.com. FREE.

“Beyond Growth: a forum on Ecological Economics,” Rob Dietz, 7pm, PLC 180, UO. FREE.

Literary Eden Within Eden: Oregon’s Utopian Heritage, James Kopp , 7pm, Knight Library, UO. FREE.

Music AIDEN, Black Houses, Scene In Stereo, 8pm, WOW Hall. $6.66.

On the Air City Club: “How the US is Narrowing Curriculum & Creating the Possibility of Economic Suicide,” David C. Berliner, 6:30-7:30pm, KLCC 89.7. 


Sunrise 5:50am; Sunset 8:29pm, Av High 66; Av Low 42

Arts/Visual Sketchbooks On the Go and Clay? How do sketchbooks relate to clay? Ken O’Connell, bring a lunch, 12:15pm, Clay Space, 222 Polk. FREE.

Benefit Open Mic Musical Benefit for Habitat For Humanity, 6:30 pm, Axe & Fiddle, Cottage Grove. 942-3878. FREE. 

Art Night Fundraiser, silent auction, 6:30pm, Cal Young Middle School. 2555 Gilham Rd. 687-5443. FREE.

Farmers’ Markets Creswell Farmer’s Market, 4-7pm, behind Creswell Library, Oregon Ave & 1st, Creswell. FREE.

Gateway Farmer’s & Artist’s Market, 4-8pm, Gateway Mall. 747-6294. FREE.

Gatherings “How to Get From Where You Are To Where You Want to Be: The Success Principles,” 7pm through May 26, Unity of the Valley, 3912 Dillard. $5, FREE stu. & unemployed. 

4J schools & LCC candidate forum, 6pm Cesar Chavez Elementary School, 1510 West 14th Ave. 513-9012. FREE. 

Grief overview class, 4pm, Cottage Grove Hospital Community Room. RSVP 942-2850 ext. 18. FREE.

Lectures  “How Nature Works: Basic Systems Principles,” class intro, Alder Fuller, 6:30pm, Euglena Academy, 151 Cleveland St, Ste 1. www.EuglenaBlog.com. FREE.

“The Local Rivers & Streams,” Liz Vollmer-Buhl & Dana Erickson, 7pm, Fern Ridge Library, 88026 Territorial Rd, Veneta. FREE.

“Saxifrages,” slide lecture, Malcolm McGregor, 7pm, Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St. 484-1284. FREE.

Music Eugene Symphonic Band Spring Concert, 7:30pm, Beall Hall, UO. $5, $3 sr. stu.

Cahelen David Morrison, Blue Sea Buzz, 8pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE. 

Mike Doughty, 9pm, WOW Hall. $16 adv., $18 door, $20 res.seat.

Outdoors/Recreation May Wetland Wander, 9am, Stewart Pond overlook, West Eugene Wetlands. 683-6494. FREE.

Obsidians trips: McKenzie River Trail, hike 8 miles. See YMCA for details/sign-up


Sunrise 5:48am; Sunset 8:30pm, Av High 66; Av Low 42

Film Finding Dawn, 3:30pm, Knight Library Browsing, UO. FREE.

Hecklers’ Movie Night: Simon Sez-w/Dennis Rodman, 7pm, Wandering Goat. FREE.

Gatherings OSU Master Gardeners: Adaptive Gardening Class, Dona Clarke, 7pm,  River Road Annex, 1055 River. RSVP 688-4052.  $10-$15.

Women, Families & Long Term Care: Protecting your independence and assets, 5pm, Eugene Chamber building, 1401 Willamette St. RSVP 222-9020. FREE.

Transcending anxiety and limitation with Emotional Freedom Techniques, 7pm, EWEB Training Room 500 E. 4th. 521-9953. FREE.

Kids/Families Free Family Night: Mark Ross, 6pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE. 

Lectures “Alzheimer’s Disease: Legal and Financial Issues,” Sylvia Sycamore, 2pm, First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive. $5.

“Abrupt climate change: understanding & adapting,” class intro, Alder Fuller, 6:30pm, Euglena Academy, 151 Cleveland St, Ste 1. www.EuglenaBlog.com. FREE.

LGBT Lesbian relationships lecture, 6:30pm, Amazon Community Center. 554-2554. $15.

Literary Light in the Crevice Never Seen, Haunani-Kay Trask 7pm, Gerlinger Alumni Lounge, UO. FREE.

Poetry reading in memory of Donal Russell, 7pm, Tsunami Books. FREE.

Music Eugene Symphony Guild Preview, noon, Studio, Hult Center. FREE.

Booker T., 7:30pm, The Shedd. $36, $30, $24.

Oregon Composers Forum, 8pm,

Beall Hall, UO. FREE.

Blue Turtle Seduction, jam, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Flowmotion and Izabella, 9pm, WOW Hall. $8 adv., $9 door.

Outdoors/Recreation GEARs ride: Short 20 miles: McBeth, Fox Hollow; long 35 miles add Lorane, Bailey Hill, 6pm, Alton Baker Park. FREE.

Social Dance Cajun/Zydeco 6:30-9pm New Day Bakery, 449 Blair Blvd. 344-0748.  $3 don.

Theater Oliver!  7pm, today, tomorrow & May 15-16, 2pm May 17, Pleasant Hill Community Theatre, 355-7542 Zephyr Way. www.phct.org  $8, $6 sr. & kids.

Volunteer Emerald Empire HempFest Volunteer Core Meeting, 7pm , 670 Hwy 99. FREE.


Sunrise 5:47am; Sunset 8:31pm, Av High 67; Av Low 42

Dance Spring Student Dance Concert, 8pm today through Saturday, Dougherty Dance Theatre. $10, $5 stu. sr.

Film Lunchtime scuba films, 12pm, Outdoor Program, UO. 346-4365. FREE. 

Sprout Film Festival, 12:30pm school & comm.. matinee, 5:30pm reception, 7pm films,   Bldg 19, Room 104, LCC. 284-5070. $10 films, $30 films & recep.

Conversations with Jean-Michel Baquiat & Universe of Keith Haring, 5 & 7:20pm, DIVA. $6.

Munich, “Directed by Steven Spielberg” series, 6pm, Rm. 110 Willamette Hall, UO. FREE

Lectures “Transforming an Urban Informal Settlement in an Asian Mega City: The Work of the Orangi Pilot Project, Karachi,” 3:30pm, Arif Hasan, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO. 346-1521. FREE.

Science Pub: Sex, Relationships & Technology, L. Kris Gowen, 7pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE. 

Hearing Loss Association: “Amplification: Loop assistive listening system, and real time captioning,” Carol Studenmund, Hilyard Community Center. 681-3220. FREE.

Literary Grounded in Love: Ecology, Faith & Action, Rev. Nancy Roth, 7pm, Tsunami Books. FREE.

Music Eugene Symphony: Verdi Requiem, 8pm, Hult Center. $15+.

Michelle Malone, Americana, 8pm, $8; Late: Circa Vitae, Filthiest People, rock, Sam Bond’s. $4.Saigon, Dyme Def, The pHormula, CBM, Einstein, 9pm, WOW Hall. $10 adv., $13 door.

Social Dance Cuban Salsa Class, 7-8 pm through May 28, Inshape Athletic Club, 2681 Willamette. $10 per class.

Spiritual Advanced Eckhart Tolle DVD of 2002 India retreat, 7pm, Unity of the Valley, 39th & Hilyard. 228 -8546. FREE.

Theater Suicide Weather  continues. See Friday.

Oliver!  continues. See Wednesday.


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

Thursday, May 7  Music à la Carte: Jubilate! The Corvallis Women’s Chorus, noon, Memorial Union Lounge, OSU. FREE.

Shakespeare’s Journey 7:30pm, May 7-9 & 14-16 , Oregon State University Theatre, Withycombe Hall, 2901 S.W. Campus Way, OSU. 737-2853. $12, $9 sr. $7 youth, $5 for 

Saturday, May 9 Corvallis Artisans Market, 9am-1:30pm, First & Monroe. 602-6215. FREE.

Sunday, May 10 “Divine Mother in Turbulent Times,” message & workshop, Rev Richard & Maureen Levy, 10:30am, Corvallis Senior Center. Don. 

Monday, May 11 Film: Lords of Nature: Life in a Land of Great Predators, 7pm,  Milam Auditorium, 2520 S.W. Campus Way, OSU. FREE.

Tuesday, May 12 Memory Loss Support Group, 1:30pm, Corvallis Senior Center. FREE.  

Support Group for People with Memory Loss, 1:30pm, Corvallis Senior Center. 752-1039. FREE. Free.  

Wednesday, May 13  Climate Change Seminar: “Introducing the Oregon Climate Change Research Institute,” Philip Mote, 3:30pm, Burt Hall 193, OSU. FREE.

Just Kidding, short humorous readings in memory of Jean Heath, 7:30pm, Majestic Theatre community room. 758-7827. Don.

Thursday, May 14  Music à la Carte: Janet Hackett & Friends, noon, Memorial Union Lounge, OSU. FREE.


Volunteers needed for Heceta Head Lightstation Interpretive Center. Tour season begins Memorial Day weekend and lasts through Labor Day, tours are noon to 5pm, Thursday through Monday. Volunteer 35 hours a year to receive a free night’s stay in the bed and breakfast. More information call  (866) 547-3696 or email keepers@hecetalighthouse.com