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Eugene Weekly : Calendar : 1.27.11



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

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The Last Friday Artwalk this week offers 12 venues featuring local artists, including "Delusions,” Drew Bardanas collection of acrylic paint and charcoal drawings at the Voyeur, which runs through Feb. 19th. Proceeds from all Last Friday Artwalk sales go directly to the artist, with no fee or commission charged. A full listing of locations that carry maps for the walk can be found at www.lastfridayartwalk.org

 






thurs, january 27

Sunrise 7:45am; Sunset 4:57pm, Av High 46; Av Low 33

Benefits Music and Karaoke, proceeds to the Jean Thomas Cancer Fund, 5pm, Cozmic Pizza. $3-$10.

Film Filming Ayiti: Films From & About Haiti presents Krik? Krak!: Tales of a Nightmare, 6:30pm, 110 Willamette, UO. FREE.

Campus Recycling presents FLOW, examination of water rights, 7-9pm, Common Grounds Café, Hamilton Complex, UO, call 346-0523 for info. FREE.

Gatherings District gathering w/State Sen. Lee Beyer & Rep. Phil Barnhart, discussion of questions and ideas, 7:30am, Randys Main St. Coffee, 1250 N. Main St., Brownsville.

Open house tea & info for couples or families interested in hosting international high school students, 4-6:30pm,1425 McKinley St., call514-4896 for info. FREE.

16 Tons IPA Fest, $1-$2 3 oz. tasters, 5-10pm today, Saturday & Sunday, 16 Tons 265 E. 13th Ave. FREE.

Police Commission Use of Force Committee Meeting, 5:30pm, City Hall, 777 Pearl St.

Citizen Planning Committee for the Whilamut Natural Area of Alton Baker Park Quarterly Meeting, 6pm, Atrium Building, 99 W. 10th Ave.

Oregon Womens Action for New Directions, "Immigration & the DREAM Act” w/Guadalupe Quinn, 6:45pm, United Methodist Church, 1375 Olive St.

Eugene Astronomical Societys telescope workshop, questions about astronomy subjects welcome, bring telescopes for hands-on assistance, 7pm, EWEB, 500 E. 4th St. FREE.

Last Thursday Beer Social w/Many Rivers Group of the Sierra Club, 7-9pm, Eugene City Brewery, 844 Olive St. FREE.

PechaKucha Night, 20 images for 20 seconds each, 7pm, Davis Restaurant, 94 W. Broadway, see pecha-kucha.org for info. $5 don.

Kids/Families Science & Academic Fair, 6th-8th grades, 6:30-7:30pm, Eugene Waldorf School, 1350 McLean Blvd. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Veteran foreign correspondent Reese Erlich discusses the labeling of opponents as terrorists and his book Conversations with Terrorists: Middle East Leaders on Politics, Violence and the Empire, 1pm, building 17, room 309, LCC, & 7pm, Harris Hall, Public Service Building, 125 E. 8th Ave., call 484-9167 for info. FREE.

Social Media & Your Small Business w/Michael Stearns, social media strategy to increase sales, 6pm, Downtown Library, info at 682-5450. FREE.

"Whats in a Format? Some New (Old) Politics of Communication Technology” w/Jonathan Sterne, 6pm, 177 Lawrence, UO. FREE.

"Are You Ready to Live Your Hopes & Dreams?” using the ten plagues against your internal pharaoh, 8-9:30pm, call 514-2571 for info. $10/workshop.

Literary Arts Tween Scene Book Group, grades 4-6, featuring Capyboppy by Bill Peet, 4pm, Downtown Library, info at 682-8316. FREE.

Teen Book Group, middle & high school, featuring Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson, 4pm, Downtown Library, info at 682-8316. FREE.

"After Poem: Poems of Inspiration,” local poets reading inspirational poems and resulting poetry, open mic, 7pm, Oregon Arts Alliance, 881 Willamette St. Don.

UO Creative Writing Program presents Whiting Writers Award recipient Tyehimba Jess, 8pm, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO. FREE.

Music Bruce Tabb, June Burbage, flute, piano, 5:30pm, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO, call 346-1846 for info. FREE.

The Asylum Street Spankers, The Whiskey Chasers, acoustic folk/country/gospel, 8pm, WOW Hall. $18-$25.

Ala Nar, Middle Eastern dance, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $5.

On the Air ArtsJournal, Jan. ArtWalk interviews, 9pm, cable channel 29.

Outdoors/Recreation Walk with Us, weekly self-led neighborhood walking group, ages 50 & up, 9:30-10:30am today & Thursday, Feb. 3, meet at Petersen Barn Community Center, 870 Berntzen Rd. FREE.

Drop-in Kayaking, bring equipment, no instruction provided, ages 12 & up, 8-10pm today & Thursday, Jan. 13, Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Rd. $5.

Obsidians: cross-country ski Salt Creek & Diamond Creek Falls, 10 miles, info & sign-up at www. obsidians.org

social dance Country & line dance lessons, 7pm today and tomorrow, Whiskey River Ranch, 4740 Main St., Spfd. FREE.

Theater The Honky Tonk Show, 6pm today, tomorrow and Saturday, Star Theatre; continues through March 19, 989 Juniper St., Junction City, call 998-3862 for tickets. $10.

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

Circle Mirror Transformation, 8pm today, tomorrow & Saturday, Lord Leebrick Theatre, 540 Charnelton, info & tickets at www.lordleebrick.com or 465-1506. $10-$30.

An Enemy of the People, 8pm today, tomorrow & Saturday, Very Little Theatre, 2350 Hilyard St., info and tickets at 344-7751. $10 & $15.

Rock •n Roll, ages 15 & up, 8pm today, tomorrow and Saturday; 2pm Sunday; continues through Feb. 5, Miller Theatre Complex, UO. $7-$14.

 

fri, january 28

Sunrise 7:35am; Sunset 5:17pm, Av High 48; Av Low 34

Benefits Eugene Storefront Art Project First Birthday/Benefit/Bake Sale/Art Show/Membership Drive/Concert, 5:30pm, Art of Glass, 790 Blair Blvd. $5, mem. FREE.

Axis Salvation, B-Line, Christian punk, proceeds towards youth groups trip to Christian Youth gathering, 7-10pm, Lively Stone Fellowship, 3791 Pattison St., tickets at 510-4970. $5.

Ukelele concert w/Craig Chee, Jay Seeley & North Eugene High School Ukelele Club, raising money for student ukeleles, musical equipment, 7pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5, $3 Lane County stu. w/ID.

Comedy Jeff Dunham, 8pm, Matthew Knight Arena. $43.50.

Dance Bellydance Superstars presents Bombay Bellywood, 8pm, McDonald Theatre. $22.50 adv., $25 door.

Film Nordic Film Series: White Night Wedding, 7pm, 177 Lawrence, UO. FREE.

DIVAs 2011 OpenLens Festival, today through Sunday, info at openlens.proscenia.net or

divacenter.org

Gatherings District gathering w/State Sen. Lee Beyer & Rep. Phil Barnhart, discussion of questions and ideas, 7:30am, Creswell Coffee Company, 116 Melton Rd., Creswell.

Oregon Truffle Festival, today, tomorrow & Sunday, Valley River Inn, call 913-3841 or see www.oregontrufflefestival.com for info.

City Club of Eugene: "State of the Arts,” 11:50am-1:15pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave. $5, mem. FREE.

Peace Corps Potluck: "The Real Kazakhstan” w/Chris Chaplin, 6pm, 2530 Fairmount Blvd, see www.westcascadepca.org for parking info. FREE.

16 Tons IPA Fest continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

Kids/Families Nearby Nature presents "Rhythms of the Forest” No School Day Program, ages 6-9, scholarships available, 8:30am-3pm, Alton Baker Park, see www.nearbynature.org for details. $35, $30 mem.

Music The Bill Charlap Trio, jazz, 7:30pm, The Shedd. $29-$37.

Peter Van Heyghen, Kris Verhelst, Baroque, 8pm, Beall Concert Hall, UO. $10, $8 stu. & sr.

Boy Eats Drum Machine, Return to Mono, The Frail, Vanimal, electropop, 8pm, WOW Hall. $8 adv., $10 door.

Circae Vitae, CD release w/Purple Sparrows, Motae, indie rock, 9:30pm, Sam Bonds. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Alpine Adaptive Ski Program, downhill skiing for children (8 & up) and adults with physical disabilities, all experience levels, transportation available, every Friday & Sunday through March 13, Hoodoo Ski Area, info and registration at 682-5311.

Walk •n Talkers, weekly self-led 3-5 mi. walking group w/coffee stop, ages 50 & up, 9am, meet at Campbell Community Center, 155 High St. FREE.

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

Social Dance Friday Night Dance, West Coast swing, 8:30pm, 41 E. 6th Ave. $10.

Country & line dance lessons continue. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

Theater Circle Mirror Transformation continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

An Enemy of the People continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

The Honky Tonk Show continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

Rock •n Roll continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

sat, january 29

Sunrise 7:34am; Sunset 5:19pm, Av High 48; Av Low 34

Benefits U-Turn Youth Group presents 10:20/Josh Harman, The Parker Brothers, A Vision in Grey, Christian, hip-hop, folk, benefit for Veneta Love Project Food Pantry, 5-8pm, Elmira Open Bible Church, 88899 Territorial Rd. FREE w/don. canned food, toiletries, clothing, etc.

Dance Revue Fundraiser w/Americanistan, for cancer patient Carri Morrison, 6pm, Cozmic Pizza. $6.

Dance Ballet Fantastique presents Bossa Brasil, 7:30pm, Hult Center. $27-$33.

Film Autism Rocks screens Pee Wees Big Adventure, sensory-friendly, 2pm, Bijou Art Cinemas, see www.kindtree.org for info. $5.

DIVAs 2011 OpenLens Festival continues. See Friday.

Gatherings Collectors West Gun & Knife Show, 9am-5pm today, 9am-3pm tomorrow, Lane Events Center, info at 800-659-3440. $6, ages 12 & under

FREE.

5th Annual Pacific Martial Arts Conference, 10am-5pm, Best Martial Arts Institute, 795 Almaden St. $10 don.

Community Cooperative Winter Market, local food and crafts, noon-6pm today & tomorrow, 1 World Currency Community Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

Alternative Education Fair, meet reps of alternative/private schools, 1-4pm, Downtown Library. FREE.

Tea with Tights, seated tea w/sandwiches, treats & dance entertainment, 3pm, Riverbend Elementary School, 320 51st St., Spfd., tickets at 688-1523. $10 adv., $12 door.

16 Tons IPA Fest continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

Oregon Truffle Festival continues. See Friday.

Kids/Families Family Music Time w/Bryan Reed, 10:15am, Downtown Library. FREE.

Spanish Language Storytime, for ages 0-6 w/caregivers, 1pm, Spfd. Library, 225 5th St., Spfd., info at 726-2235. FREE.

Meet Scientists at Sea: Live from the South Pacific, 3pm, The Science Factory, info at 682-7888. $4.

Lectures/Classes Store & Share Digital Photos, computer class, no camera needed, internet experience required, 10am-noon, Downtown Library, reg. at 682-5450. FREE.

Pet First Aid Class, includes CPR instruction, booklet, more, noon-3pm, Greenhill Humane Society, 88530 Green Hill Rd., pre-reg. at 689-1503. $40.

"Ecology & Socialism: How to Stop Capitalism from Killing the Planet,” w/Chris Williams, 6pm, Willamette 100, UO. FREE.

Music Heartwood Consort, recorder, traverse flute, 2pm, Atrium building courtyard, 10th & Olive. FREE.

Newport Symphony Orchestra Concert, 2pm, Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St., Florence, call 997-1994 for info. $20.

Ethos Magazine presents The Bandest of the Bands, 7pm, WOW Hall. $7, $5 UO students, $5 w/ don. clean socks

Eugene Symphony presents An Evening with Itzhak Perlman, violin, 7:30pm, Hult Center. $62-$139.

Laura Kemp, singer-songwriter, CD release, 8pm, Unity of the Valley, 3912 Dillard. $10.50 adv., $12 door.

Leo London, Black Swans, indie rock, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: cross-country ski to Odell Butte, 10 miles, info & sign-up at www. obsidians.org

Winterfest, try out snowshoes & Nordic skis at Gold Lake Sno-Park, 7:45am-4:30pm, depart from OP Barn, 18th & University, reg. at 346-4365. $7 plus gear rentals.

Family Snowshoe Day, ages 8 & up, limited snowshoe loan, 8:30am-5:30pm, River House Community Center, 301 N. Adams, pre-reg. at www.eugene-or.gov or call 682-5329. $15.

GEARs Bike Ride: Meadowview, 36 miles, food store on route, 10am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Emerald City Roller Girls Season 4 Opener: Roller-rama Drama, 6pm, Lane Events Center, $12-$17.

Theater Circle Mirror Transformation continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

An Enemy of the People continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

The Honky Tonk Show continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

Rock •n Roll continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

 

sun, january 30

Sunrise 7:33am; Sunset 5:20pm, Av High 48; Av Low 34

Film Deep Green, discussion w/filmmaker Matt Briggs, ways to save the planet, 7:30pm, Unitarian Church, 477 E. 40th. FREE.

DIVAs 2011 OpenLens Festival continues. See Friday.

Gatherings Lane Interfaith Alliance hosts Opening Ceremony for 2011 Season for Nonviolence, tabla music by Doug Scheuerell, Ibrahim Hamide "Nonviolence: The Obvious & Not-so Obvious,” Veena Howard, interactive discussion on Gandhi, Center for Spiritual Living, 390 Vernal, call 747-3887 for info. Don.

Eugene Record Convention, 10am-5pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave. $3.

Oregon Truffle Marketplace, 11am-4pm, Valley River Inn, info at 296-5929. $15-$20.

Oregon Truffle Festival continues. See Friday.

Community Cooperative Winter Market continues. See Saturday.

Kids/Families Sunday Fun for Kids & Families: Marimba Music, 3pm, Downtown Library, info at 682-8316. FREE.

Music Jupiter String Quartet, Benjamin Kim, 3pm, Beall Concert Hall, UO. info at 346-4363. $17-$37.

Kevin Daniels, guitar, 7:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

The Wood Brothers, Carsie Blanton, folk rock, 8pm, WOW Hall. $12 adv., $14 door.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: cross-country ski Hoodoo Butte-Potato Hill Loop, 8 miles; info & sign-up at www. obsidians.org

GEARs Bike Ride: Walterview via McKenzie View, 42 miles, food store on route, 10am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Alpine Adventures Adaptive Ski program continues. See Friday.

Social Dance Cuban Salsa, free beginning lessons, 5-6pm, FREE; Cuban dance, 6-8pm, Courtsports, 2728 Pheasant Blvd., Spfd. Lesson FREE, dance $2 sug. don.

Spiritual Gnostic Mass, w/Coph Nia O.T.O., adults only, 8pm, 1125 Bailey Hill Rd. FREE.

Theater Rock •n Roll continues. See Thursday, Jan. 27.

 

mon, january 31

Sunrise 7:32am; Sunset 5:22pm, Av High 48; Av Low 34

Film OSPIRG, CJL & Campus Recycling present Food, Inc. and discussion of food safety w/guest speaker, 6pm, Allen 221, UO. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Stress Management for Grandparents, 1-3pm, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St., reg. at 682-5318. $10.

Torah Discussion Group, 8-9:30pm, contact shmuelshalom@conscioustorah.com for info. $10/meeting.

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

AnyWhen Ensemble w/Wayne Horvitz, 7:30pm, Beall Concert Hall, UO. $10, $8 stu. & sr.

Open Mic, 8pm, Sam Bonds. FREE.

On the Air City Club of Eugene: "State of the Arts: Eugene,” 6:30-7:30pm, KLCC 89.7 FM.

Permaculture Television, "Re-learning to Live Sustainably,” 7pm, cable channel 29.

Spiritual Open Heart Meditation, drop-in, 5:30-6:30pm, 15 N. Cedar St., see www.heartsanctuary.org for info. Don.

 

tues, february 1

Sunrise 7:31am; Sunset 5:23pm, Av High 48; Av Low 34

Farmers Markets Creswell Farmers Market, indoors, 4-6pm, 182 S. 2nd St., Creswell.

Film DIVA "Behind the Lens” Seminar: William Wylers The Ox-Bow Incident (1943), screening & discussion w/Tom Blank, 7pm, Baker Center, 975 High St., info at www.divacenter.org or call 344-3482. $3.

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

Lectures/Classes Financial decision in retirement w/Linda Jackson of ING Financial Partners, making savings last & tax implications for distribution methods, 10:30am, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St. FREE.

"Raising Kids to be Bilingual” w/Maiko Hata, for parents and for teachers who help young children whose first language is not English, 6:30pm, Spfd. Public Library, 225 Fifth St., Spfd., reg. at 726-3766. FREE.

Rudolf Steiners Life Story w/Sherry Wildfeur, story of Waldorf Education founder, 7pm, Eugene Waldorf School, 1350 McLean Blvd. Don.

Music Bluegrass Jam, 9pm, Sam Bonds. FREE.

Social Dance Eugene Folk Dancers, weekly international folk dancing, 7:45pm, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd., info at 736-4444. $2.

 

wed, february 2

Sunrise 7:30am; Sunset 5:24pm, Av High 49; Av Low 34

Farmers Markets The Corner Market, fresh local produce, 11am-6pm, 295 River Rd., call 513-4527 for info.

Gatherings Church Women United Lane County Monthly Breakfast: Immigrants & Immigration, Courtney Toch, Itahi Diaz & Samantha Chirillo speak on working for immigrant justice, 7am, Brails Restaurant, 1689 Willamette, call 554-2646 for info. FREE.

Teen Gaming at Sheldon Branch Library, board, card and role-playing games, 3:30-5:30pm, info at 682-8316. FREE.

The Compassionate Friends, for those 18 & over who have experienced the death of a child, 7pm, St. Marys Church Education Building, 1062 Charnelton St. FREE.

Health Reiki Tummo healing clinic, 5:30-7:30pm, 15 N. Cedar St., call 914-0431 for appt. Don.

Women Living Well Program, information session, 6:30pm, Village Health Clinic, 2868 Willamette St., call 684-3988 for info. FREE.

Kids/Families Preschool Storytime, for ages 3-6 w/caregivers, 10:15am & 11am, Downtown Library, info at 682-8316. FREE.

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

Lectures/Classes "Scan It Save It,” learn to use a scanner, 9:30-11:30am, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd., reg. at 736-4444. $10 in-district, $11 outside district.

"Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Program” w/Dr. Michael Leeds, 5:30-7:30pm, Tamarack Wellness Center, 3575 Donald St., info at www.docleeds.com or 654-2694. FREE.

Learn Biblical Hebrew, 7:30-9:30, contact info@eugenehebrewchaburah.com for details. FREE.

music Tim McLaughlin, Jim West, Dorian Crow Trio, jazz, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $1-$5.

Outdoors/Recreation Bike Riding for Seniors, weekly in-town rides, helmets required, 10:30am, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St., reg. at 682-5218. FREE.

Spiritual A Course in Miracles study group, drop-in, 10-11:45am, Unity of the Valley Book Store, 3912 Dillard Rd., call 914-0431 for info. Don.

"Poverty 101,” poverty in our community, w/William Wise, director of Eugenes First Place Family Shelter, through March 2, 6:15-7:45pm, Central Presbyterian Church, 555 E. 15th Ave., info at 345-8724. FREE.

 

thurs, february 3

Sunrise 7:28am; Sunset 5:26pm, Av High 49; Av Low 34

Dance SHOcase: Eugene Ballet, excerpts from Alice in Wonderland, 11:15am, Hult Center. FREE.

Gatherings Womens Business Network Luncheon, speaker Pamela Cournoyer "How to be a Good Presenter,” 11:30am-1:30pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 W. 6th Ave., no credit cards. $20, $15 mem.

Open house tea & info for couples or families interested in hosting international high school students, 4-6:30pm,1425 McKinley St., call514-4896 for info. FREE.

People & Animals Who Serve info night, for those interested in becoming a Pet Partner Team, 6:30-8pm, Atrium Building, 99 W. 10th Ave.

Health Fitness Trainer Secrets w/trainer Richard Strunk, strength, flexibility & balance, for ages 50 & over, 1:30pm, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd., reg. at 736-4444. FREE.

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

Preschool Storytime, for ages 3-6 w/caregivers, 10:15am & 11am, Sheldon Branch Library, 1566 Coburg Rd., info at 682-8316. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies presents "Gender Roles Among Oaxacan Teachers Post-2006 Uprising,” 3:30pm, 313 Condon, UO. FREE.

Literary Arts Langdon Cook, "Creative Nonfiction: Telling the Truth Like a Bald-Faced Liar,” 7pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. $10, mem. & stu. FREE

Music Jackie Greene, Americana, 8pm, WOW Hall. $15 adv., $18 door.

Ricardo Morales, David Riley, clarinet, piano, 8pm, Beall Concert Hall, UO. $10, $8 stu. & sr.

Matthew Price, Jesse Meade, folk, singer/songwriter, 8pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

Carl Woideck: Take The •A Train, jazz, 7:30pm, The Shedd, info at theshedd.org $14-$22.

Salt Lick, Gwynyth & Monko, alt. country, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: cross-country ski to Maiden Peak Cabin, 10 miles, info & sign-up at www. obsidians.org

Drop-in Kayaking continues. See Jan. 27.

Walk with Us continues. See Jan. 27.

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

One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest, Student Productions Association of Lane Community College, 8pm; continues through Feb. 20, Blue Door Theatre, LCC. $10, $8 staff, stu. & sr.



corvallis events

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

Thursday, Jan. 27 "Islam, Justice and Gender Reform” w/Amina Wadud, author of several books, including Inside the Gender Jihad: Reform in Islam, 7pm, OSU Memorial Union Journey Room. FREE.

Friday, Jan. 28 Henan Chinese Opera Company presents Chinese Orphan, 7:30pm, La Sells Stewart Center, OSU. FREE.

Willamette Stage Company presents Art, 8pm today and tomorrow, 2:30pm Sunday; through Feb. 12, Corvallis High School. $19, $16 stu. & sr.



Tuesday, Feb. 1 Nintendo Wii Demonstration, 1-2:30 pm, Corvallis Senior Center, 2601 N.W. Tyler Ave., call 766-6959 to pre-register. Free.

Wednesday, Feb. 2 Enneagram Introductory Presentation, 7-8:30pm, Market of Choice Community Room, 922 N.W. 9th St. FREE.

Thursday, Feb. 3 "Will Tropical Forests Survive the 21st Century?” w/Gary Hartshorn, president/CEO of World Forestry Center, 3:30-5pm, Richardson 107, OSU. FREE.



attn: opps

Volunteer orientation for the Jazz Station, Thursday, Jan. 27, 6:30-7:30pm, contact volunteers@thejazzstation.org for more info.

Emerald City Roller Girls offer package of VIP tickets to Jan. 29 opening bout, Feb. 10 skating or watching w/roller girls, all proceeds to benefit Ophelias Place, reg. at www.opheliasplace.net or 284-4334. $75.

The Vagina Monologues cast interest meetings (attend one) Sunday, Jan. 30 2:30-3:30pm and Thursday, Feb. 3rd, 5:30-6:30pm, the Wesley Center, 1236 Kincaid St., see www.vdayeugene.com for more info.

Chamber Music Amici has extended its Art Contest submission deadline to Jan. 31, info and entry forms at www.chambermusicamici.org



Musical auditions for productions of Pal Joey and Girl Crazy on Saturday, Feb. 12, by appointment only, contact production manager Jessi Cotter, jessi@theshedd.net or 434-7017, for info.

Oregon Arts Alliance 2nd Annual 6x6 exhibition & fundraiser seeks artists to donate 6”x6” art, due by Feb. 15, more info at www.oregonartsalliance.org

Eugene Civilian Review Board seeks applicants to finish term that expires in June 2013, apply at www.eugene-or.gov by 5pm, Feb. 25.

Zonta Foundation of Eugene seeks applicants ages 16-19 to $1000 award for Young Women in Public Affairs, due by March 1, info at www.zontadistrict8.org

Eugene Sounds, local internet news service of Lane Independent Living Alliance needs volunteer news readers for weekday shifts 10am-noon, call Marie Monday-Friday 1-5pm at 431-6790 to audition.

Womens Choral Society holds open enrollment month through Feb. 7, no auditions, previous choral experience and music reading required, 7-9pm, Mondays, Frohnmayer Music Hall, UO, see www.womenschoralsociety.org or call 554-4633 for info.

Feb. 17 Elton John concert tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. They are under $20 and can be purchased by phone (1-800-992-TIXX) or at TicketsWest outlets/online.