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The four-man musical phenomenon Strum Theory will be gigging Cozmic Pizza Friday for the Wellsprings Friends School Benefit. Check out Strum Theorys new look with added trumpeter/guitarist John Hurt accompanying the quartet, whose sound has been described as part Dave Matthews Band and part Led Zeppelin. Local hip hop group Parallel Minds and award-winning poets & writers from Wellsprings Friends School will join Strum Theory for the event. Keep an eye out for renowned martial artist/emcee Rio, who will be gracing the stage with poignant spoken word and a cappella. Wellsprings Friends School is an alternative high school that has provided young people of Eugene with a unique educational experience for more than 15 years.

 






thurs, march 3

Sunrise 6:46am; Sunset 6:03pm, Av High 54; Av Low 36

Art/Craft Make N Take, 11am-2pm, Willamette Stationers, 510 Oak St., 342-5861. FREE.

Art in the Round, 6-9pm, Sarver Winery, 25600 Mayola Ln. FREE.

Film The Diamond Arm, discussion w/Maria Nemirovskaya & Heghine Hakobyan, 6pm, Mills International Center, UO. FREE.

Gatherings Charming McMinnville, trip for ages 18 & up, 9am-5:30pm, Willamalane Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd., reg. 736-4444. $33, $35 out-of-district.

Intergovernmental Relations Committee Meeting, 11am, City Hall, 777 Pearl St.

Cultural Services Advisory Committee Meeting, noon, downtown library.

Eugene Pedestrian & Bicycle Master Plan Open House, public comment period, 4-7pm, St. Marys Catholic Church, 1062 Charnelton St.

Small Business Clinic: Ask the Experts, drop-in advice & mentoring from SCORE counselors, 5-6:30pm today & Thursday, March 10, downtown library. FREE.

Peace Corps General Information Meeting, 5:30-6:30pm, Straub 142, UO, 346-6026. FREE.

Public Forum: Oregon State Bank, 5:30-8pm, Lane County Public Building, 125 E. 8th Ave.

Santa Clara Community Organization Board Meeting, 7pm, Messiah Lutheran Church, 3280 River Rd.

West University Neighbors General Meeting, 7pm, Central Presbyterian Church, 555 E. 15th Ave.

Health Reiki Tummo Healing Clinic, 5:30-7:30pm, reg. 914-0431. Don.

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, 11am, Sheldon Branch Library, 1566 Coburg Rd., info at 682-8316. FREE.

Lectures/Classes iPods & iTunes, ages 50 & up, 9:30-11:30am, Willamalane Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd. $10, $11 out-of-district.

Ecosystem Change, Westernization & Womens Health in Amazonian Ecuador, 3:30pm, Klamath 331, UO, see http://cllas.uoregon.edu for info. FREE.

Tie Dye & Tofu: "The Womens Movement” w/Vickie Nelson, 6-7pm, Lane County Historical Society & Museum, 740 W. 13th Ave. FREE.

"How to Sell Your Home for the Highest Price in Todays Market,” 7-9pm today; 10am-noon Saturday, Keller Williams Realty Eugene-Springfield, 2644 Suzanne Way, reg. 933-7045. FREE.

International Womens Day, w/Vandana Shiva, Lamia Karim, 7pm, Agate Hall, UO, info at 346-4363. $8, $5 stu.

Music SHOcase: Eugene Opera, performances from The Mikado, 11:15am, Hult Center. FREE.

Brian Hinderberger, Left Coast Country, Joseph Balsamo, 7:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

Oregon Symphonic Band, 8pm, Beall Hall, UO. $7, $5.

Fashawn, Evidence (of Dilated Peoples), Curt@!n$, Gilbere Forte, L & A Music, hip hop, 9pm, WOW Hall. $10 adv., $12 door.

Steve Taylor, Graham Patzner, indie rock, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $3-$5.

On the Air Arts Journal, Feb. Art Walk music at the Atrium, 9pm, cable channel 29.

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

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

Sun Moo Do Yoga, Zen martial arts, 11:30am-1pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

Willie Weir: A Frugal Cyclists Guide to the Universe, 7pm, Lawrence 177, UO. FREE.

Drop-in Kayaking, bring equipment, no instruction provided, ages 12 & up, 8-10pm today & Thursday, March 3, Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Rd. $5.

Social Dance Dancing Freedom w/Michael Zeligs, 7:30-9:30pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

Israeli Folk Dance w/Amalya, 7-9pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave. FREE.

Spiritual Weekly Silent Meditation, 30-min silent meditation in Buddhist tradition, brief intro & prayer, 6pm, Unitarian Universalist Church, 477 E. 40th Ave., info at 342-6184.

Dzogchen Buddhist Teachings w/Erik Jung, 7-9pm, Market of Choice, 67 W. 29th Ave., call 743-6440 for info. Free.

Maha Shivaratri: Great Night of Shiva, w/Shanti Shivani, Jaya Lakshmi, Ananda Yogji, Heather Welburn, Sharanam & friends, 7pm, Rising Sun Warehouse, 92151 N. Coburg Rd., Coburg, write sharanam1008@hotmail.com for info. $10-$20 sug. don.

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

Springfield Academy of the Arts: Almost, Maine, 7:30pm today, tomorrow & Thursday, March 3; through March 5. $7, $5 sr., stu. w/ID FREE.

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

bobrauschenbergamerica, 8pm today, tomorrow & Saturday; 2pm Sunday; through March 12, Robinson Theatre, UO. $14, $12 staff & sr., $7 UO stu.

My Name is Rachel Corrie, 8pm today, tomorrow, Saturday & Thursday, March 10; 2pm Sunday; through March 12; Saturday & Sunday performances: audience talk backs w/parents of Rachel Corrie, Lord Leebrick Theatre, 540 Charnelton St., info at 465-1506.



fri, march 4

Sunrise 6:45am; Sunset 6:05pm, Av High 54; Av Low 36

Art/Craft Watch novice painters replicate "The Scream” w/Vino & Vango, 7-9pm, Vistra Frame Outlet, 806 Charnelton St. FREE.

Benefits Wellsprings Friends School Benefit w/Strum Theory, 6pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5 sug. don.

Friends of Living Oregon Benefit, Alder Street All-Stars, Conjugal Visitors, acoustic, 9:30pm, Sam Bonds. $5-$20.

Dance Contact Improvisation Jam, 6-8pm, Musical Feet Studio, 420 W. 12th Ave., info at 753-2255. $5-$10 sliding scale.

Film Nordic Film Series: Heavens Heart, 7pm, Lawrence 177, UO. FREE.

Food/Drink Twilight Tastings, 6-9pm, Sweet Cheeks Winery, 27007 Briggs Hill Rd. FREE.

Gatherings Church Women United Lane County Monthly Forum: Celebration of World Day of Prayer, 10-11:15am, United Lutheran Church, 2230 Washington St., info at 554-2646. Don.

Oregon RV Show & Sale, 10am-6pm today & tomorrow; 10am-5pm Sunday, Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave. $6, $5 sr., $4 12-18 w/adult, under 12 FREE.

LCC Downtown Groundbreaking, 10:30am comments, downtown library; 11:15am dirt-tossing, 10th & Charnelton. FREE.

City Club of Eugene: "Opera, Economics & Politics,” 11:50am-1:15pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave. $5, mem. FREE.

Olive Grand First Anniversary & First Friday Art Walk Celebration, noon-8pm, 1041 Willamette St., see www.olivegrand.com for info. FREE.

Aloha Friday: Remembering the 100th/442nd RCT w/Mitsuki Dazai, 6-8pm, Hodgepodge Hawaiian Grill, 2190 W. 11th Ave. Don.

Live Glassblowing, 6-9pm, Studio West, 245 W. 8th Ave., info at 683-9378. FREE.

One More Time Marching Band 2011 Season Kickoff Meeting, snacks & door prizes, 6:30pm, EWEB, 500 4th Ave. FREE.

OPUS VII Special Recognition Event: Stephanie Pearl Kimmel, 6:30-7:30pm, OPUS VII, 22 W. 7th Ave. FREE.

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.

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.

Lectures/Classes Creating a Safe Home, 1:30pm, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd., reg. 736-4444. FREE.

"How Do We Know What We Think We Know: A cautionary tale of our understanding of past, present & future ecosystems” w/Chris J. Bell, 5:30pm, Museum of Natural & Cultural History, UO. $3, UO stu., staff & mem. FREE.

Music West Winds Flute Choir, 6pm, downtown library. FREE.

Chamber Music on Campus, 6:30pm, Music 190, UO. FREE.

Lane Jazz Ensemble, Spectrum Vocal Jazz, James Zeller, 7:30pm, LCC, 4000 E. 30th Ave. $5, $3 stu., staff & sr.

Choral Concert, 8pm, Beall Hall, UO. $7, $5 stu. & sr.

Cold War Kids w/A Lull, rock, 9pm, WOW Hall. $15 adv., $18 door.

Outdoors/Recreation Alpine Adaptive Ski Program offers 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.

Sun Moo Do (Zen Martial Arts), 12:30-2:30pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

Kundalini Yoga, 6-7pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

Social Dance Unleash the Beast Dancing w/Benjamin Luskin, 3:15-4:15pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

Boomer Social Dance: Mardi Gras Dance, w/Paul Biondi & Friends, 8-11pm, Eagles on the Green, 1375 Irving Rd. $7, $5 mem.

Friday Night Dance: Cha-Cha, 8:30-10pm, Staver Dance Sport, 41 E. 6th Ave. $10.

Spiritual Dances of Universal Peace, 7pm, Friends Meeting House, 2274 Onyx St., info at 912-6015. $5 sug. don.

Theater No Shame Eugene Performance, 15 five-minute original acts, 7:30pm, The Atrium Building, 99 W. 10th Ave. FREE.

The Drowsy Chaperone, 8pm today & tomorrow; 2pm Sunday; through March 26, Actors Cabaret, 996 Willamette St., see www.actorscabaret.org for info. $16-$41.95.

Almost, Maine continues. See Thursday, March 3.

bobrauschenbergamerica continues. See Thursday, March 3.

The Honky Tonk Show continues. See Thursday, March 3.

My Name is Rachel Corrie continues. See Thursday, March 3.



sat, march 5

Sunrise 6:43am; Sunset 6:06pm, Av High 54; Av Low 36

Art/Craft Club Mud Studio Sale, 9am-4pm, 1910 E. 15th Ave. FREE.

First Saturday Public Tour, 1pm, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, UO. $5, $3 sr., stu. & mem. FREE.

Benefits Camas Educational Network: The Good, the Bad & the Funky Party, Mood Area 52, Molasses Old Time Band, Samba Ja, DJ Maddog, 21 & up, 7pm-midnight, Territorial Winery, 907 W. 3rd Ave. $10.

Solidarity w/Earth Defenders: Etheric Double Sound System, Holy! Holy! Holy!, Alder Street All-Stars, benefit for Civil Liberties Defense Center, 7:30, WOW Hall. $10 adv., $15 door.

Food/Drink Divine Cupcake One Year Anniversary, free cupcakes all day, 10am-10pm, The Divine Cupcake, 1680 W. 11th Ave. FREE.

Gatherings Sophia Sanctuarys Annual International Womens Day Celebration, 9:30am-6pm, Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St. $15-$115 sliding scale.

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

Oregon RV Show & Sale continues. See Friday.

Kids/Families Magical Moombah: Mr. Bubble, Cowhand! 10am & 1pm, The Shedd. $5.

Springfield Puppet Festival: Saturday Stories w/Pattiebuff Bear, 1pm, Springfield Library, 225 N. 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Dog Tale Time, build skills by reading to trained dogs, 2-3:30pm, downtown library, reg. 682-8316. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Hands-on Composting Workshop, 10am-noon, River House Compost Site, 301 N. Adams, info at 682-5542. FREE.

"How to Sell Your Home for the Highest Price in Todays Market” continues. See Thursday, March 3.

Music Dolche Duo, cello duets, 2pm, Atrium Building courtyard, 10th & Olive. FREE.

Rainy Day Blues Societys BluesOut! Under 21 Blues Jam, 4-6pm, Lesson Factory, 1011 Green Acres Rd., 338-9338. FREE.

Matthew Hayward McDonald, Timothy Hull, CD release party, 7-9pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. $5-$10 sug. don.

The Jazz Café, 7:30pm, Music 190, UO. $7, $5 stu & sr.

Oregon Mozart Players: "Springtime Serenade,” 7:30pm, Hult Center. $16-$39.

Complicated, 8pm, Cozmic Pizza. $7-10.

Mike Gordon, 8pm, McDonald Theatre. $22 adv., $25 door.

Laura Kemp Trio, National Park, acoustic, 8:30pm, Sam Bonds. $7.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: cross-country ski Hoodoo Butte-Potato Hill Loop, 8 miles; hike to Eugene Raptor Center via Amazon Headwaters trail, 2 miles, info & sign-up at www. obsidians.org

First Saturday Park Walk, 9-11am, Fern Ridge Wildlife Area, Fisher Butte parking lot off Hwy 126, Veneta, info at 682-5329. FREE.

GEARs Bike Ride: McKenzie View & Sunderman Rd., 36 miles, 10am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

MCTF 2-Person 16k Relay, 11am, Aaron & Marie Jones Community Field, 51326 Blue River Dr., Finn Rock. $20.

Eugene Reign Womens Rugby v. Willamette University, noon, Agnes Steward Middle School, 900 S. 32nd St. FREE.

Emerald Valley BMX, races following registration, reg. 3:30-4:30pm today; reg. 10am-11am tomorrow, Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave. $15 per bike, spectators FREE.

Theater Almost, Maine continues. See Thursday, March 3.

bobrauschenbergamerica continues. See Thursday, March 3.

The Honky Tonk Show continues. See Thursday, March 3.

My Name is Rachel Corrie continues. See Thursday, March 3.

The Drowsy Chaperone continues. See Friday.

Volunteer Luper Cemetary Restoration Work Day, bring water, 9am-noon, Luper Cemetary off Beacon Rd., info at www.lupercemetery.com or 554-5286.

Walama Restoration Project Community Work Party, gloves, rain gear, tools & instructions provided, 9:30am-12:20pm, Marie Jacobs Park across Greenway Bike Bridge from VRC, write info@walamarestoration.org for info.



sun, march 6

Sunrise 6:41am; Sunset 6:07pm, Av High 54; Av Low 36

Film Healing Movie Night: Smoke Signals w/social worker Mike Meyer, 6:30-8:30pm, Hilyard Community Center, 2580 Hilyard St. FREE.

Food/Drink Mimosa Sunday, noon-6pm, Sweet Cheeks Winery, 27007 Briggs Hill Rd., 349-9463. FREE.

Gatherings Picc-A-Dilly Flea Market, 10am-4pm, Lane County Fairgrounds, 796 W. 13th Ave. $1.50.

Rainbow Family Potluck, bring food to share, eating utensils, 1-6pm, Growers Market Building, 454 Willamette St. FREE.

Guided Tour of Aprovecho, sustainable forestry operations, organic garden, straw bale dormitory, aquaculture, natural building demos, 2-4pm, 80574 Hazelton Rd., see www.aprovecho.net for info. $5-$10 sug. don.

Oregon RV Show & Sale continues. See Friday.

Kids/Families Princess for a Day 2011, pampering & dress to take home, ages 2-18, 10am-5pm, Valley River Inn, 1000 Valley River Way, see www.afamilyforeverychild.org for info. $50, foster children FREE.

Tales of the Pacific Rim w/Alton Chung, folktales & legends, 1pm, downtown library. FREE.

Family Music Time w/Anahid Bertrand, 3pm, downtown library. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Intro to Computers Class, mouse & keyboard, library resources, 2-4pm, downtown library, reg. 682-5450. FREE.

Womens Drumming w/Fana Bangoura, drums avail. upon request, 5-6:30pm, 1325 Jefferson St., reg. 679-3372. $65 for 5 classes, $15 drop-in.

Music Pacifica String Quartet, 3pm, Beall Hall, UO. $17-$37.

Master Cylinder, 6pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Lane Chamber Orchestra w/Ron Bertucci, 7:30pm, LCC, 4000 E. 30th Ave. $5, $3 stu., staff & sr.

The Oregon Wind Ensemble, 7:30pm, Beall Hall, UO. $7, $5 stu. & sr.

The Horde & The Harem, Olin & the Moon, rock, 8:30pm, Sam Bonds. $5.

New Mastersounds w/Fox Street All Stars, funk, 9pm, WOW Hall. $15.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: cross-country ski Island Lakes Loop, 12.6 miles, info & sign-up at www. obsidians.org

GEARs Bike Ride: Breakfast ride to Our Daily Bread, 40 miles, 10am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Alpine Adventures Adaptive Ski program continues. See Friday.

Spiritual "Confronting Death: A Christian Approach to the End of Life,” video & group discussion, 9-9:45am, Central Presbyterian Church, 555 E. 15th Ave., info at 345-8724. FREE.

Lunch w/Bokara: Compassion in Action, 11am, Green Phoenix Institute, 352 W. 12th Ave., info at 345-0102. FREE.

Theater bobrauschenbergamerica continues. See Thursday, March 3.

My Name is Rachel Corrie continues. See Thursday, March 3.

The Drowsy Chaperone continues. See Friday.



mon, march 7

Sunrise 6:39am; Sunset 6:08pm, Av High 54; Av Low 36

Gatherings Bingo w/Tom Heinl & Scott K, 9pm, Sam Bonds. FREE.

Trivia Night, Cornucopia Bar & Burgers, 9:30pm, Cornucopia Bar & Burgers, 207 E. 5th Ave. FREE.

Kids/Families Preschool Puppet Making Fun w/Art, ages 3-6, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Springfield Puppet Festival: Preschool Puppet Making Fun w/Art, ages 3-6.10:30am, Springfield Library, 225 N. 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Beginners Hoop Class, 5:15-6:30pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

A Journey to the Outskirts of the Universe w/Larry Deckman, photographs from the worlds great telescopes, 6:30pm, downtown library. FREE.

"Keep Your Computer Healthy,” maintenance software, virus protection, software updates, 6:30-8:30pm, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St. $5.

Nuke Info Night w/Gerry Pollet, Eugene Peace Choir, Nuclear Magic Show, 6:30-9:30pm, Harris Hall, 125 E. 8th. FREE.

Kelly Brownell: "Addressing the Nations Crisis w/Nutrition & Obesity,” 7-9pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave., info at 484-2123. FREE.

"The View from the House in 2011: Reflections on the Changing Landscapes of National & Global Politics,” plus Q & A, sponsored by Eugene J Street, 7pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave. CANCELED.

Richard Louv: The Restorative Power of Nature, 7:30pm, EMU, UO. FREE.

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

All That Brass!, 7:30pm, Beall Hall, UO. $7, $5 stu. & sr.

Eugene Symphonic Band & Thurston High School Band Joint Concert, 7:30pm, Thurston High School, 333 58th St., Spfd. FREE.

On the Air City Club of Eugene: "Opera, Economics & Politics,” 6:30-7:30pm, KLCC 89.7 FM.

Permaculture Television, 7pm, cable channel 29.

Social Dance Breakdance Class, 6:45-7:45pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

Spiritual Open Heart Meditation, drop-in, 5:30-6:30pm, Intro to Reiki Tummo, 6:30-7:30pm, 15 N. Cedar St., see www.heartsanctuary.org for info. Don.

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



tues, march 8

Sunrise 6:38am; Sunset 6:10pm, Av High 55; Av Low 36

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

Tuesday Tasting, 4-6:30pm, Eugene, Cascades & Coast Adventure Center, 3312 Gateway St., Spfd. FREE.

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

Bicycle Appreciation Day, minor repairs & adjustments, breakfast goodies, 11am-4pm, 13th Ave. at Lillis Hall, UO. FREE.

Zonta Club of Eugene-Springfield: forum on human trafficking & buffet, 11:30am-1pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave., info at 344-5171. $25.

1worldcurrency Meeting, 5-6pm; Circle of Children Meeting, 6-7pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. 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.

Springfield Puppet Festival: How Crater Lake Came to Be w/Gamelan Sari Pandhawa, 4pm, Springfield Library, 225 N. 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Great Gardens of the Pacific Northwest w/Dave Eckerdt, 7pm, Agate Hall, UO, info at 344-0896. $6, $3 mem.

Music UO Percussion Ensemble, 7pm, Music 190, UO. $7, $5 stu. & sr.

Bluegrass Jam, 9pm, Sam Bonds. FREE.

Outdoors/Recreation Willamette Resources & Education Network: WREN Wander, 9-10am, Fern Ridge Bike Path, Terry St. past Beltline, info at 338-7047. FREE.

Team Eugene Kayak Program pre-trip meeting for March 13 outing, completion of whitewater kayak class required, 6-7pm, Riverhouse Community Center, info at 682-6393. $5.

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, march 9

Sunrise 6:36am; Sunset 6:11pm, Av High 55; Av Low 36

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

Dance Dance Quarterly, 7pm, Dougherty Dance Theatre, UO. FREE.

Film Physical Challenges: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939), 1pm, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd. FREE.

Schnitzer Cinema: Black Maria Film Festival, 7pm, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, UO. FREE.

Food/Drink The Corner Market, fresh local produce, noon-6pm, 295 River Rd., call 513-4527 for info.

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

Gatherings Interfaith Labor Breakfast, community supporters & labor unions, 7:15am, St. Marys Catholic Church, 1062 Charnelton St. $5 sug. don.

Capitol Tour & Bush House, tour of Salem, 9am-5pm, 215 W. C St., Spfd. $33, $35 out-of-district.

VLTour: Very Little Theatre Backstage Tour, 12:15-1pm, Very Little Theatre, 2350 Hilyard St. FREE.

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

Hayden Homes: Business After Hours, networking event, 5:30-7:30pm, 780 Mountain Gate Dr., Spfd., info at 746-7651. $10, $7 pre-reg. mem.

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

Health Alternative Healing Circle, 6:15-7:15pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. 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.

Circle of Children School, 1:30-6pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55. W. Broadway. FREE.

Family Night: Kids Open Mic Night, 6pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Lectures/Classes The Human Face of Islam w/photographer Don Lyon, 1-3pm, OASIS at Macys, Valley River Center, reg. 687-9178. $12.

Inquiry Group for the Work of Byron Katie, 6:30pm, info at 343-2743. FREE.

Cascades Raptor Center: "Birds of Prey of Oregon,” 7-8pm, REI, 306 Lawrence St. FREE.

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

Music Kaki King w/Washington, acoustic guitarist, 7pm, WOW Hall. $15.

Lane Symphonic Band, Lane Percussion Ensemble, 7:30pm, LCC, 4000 E. 30th Ave. $5, $3 stu., staff & sr.

Drive-by Truckers, Heartless Bastards, 8pm, McDonald Theatre. $25.

Oregon Composers Forum, 8pm, Beall Hall, UO. FREE.

Jackie Daum, Fred Van Vactor, Mike Damron, acoustic, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $4.

Social Dance Canjun/Zydeco Dance, 6:30-9pm, New Day Bakery & World Café, 449 Blair Blvd. $3 sug. don.

Spiritual A Course in Miracles Study Group, drop in, 10-11:45am, Unity of the Valley, 3912 Dillard Rd. Don.

Open Heart Meditation, drop-in, noon-12:30pm, Unity of the Valley, 3912 Dillard Rd., see www.heartsanctuary.org for info. Don.



thurs, march 10

Sunrise 6:34am; Sunset 6:12pm, Av High 55; Av Low 36

Art/Craft Art in the Round, 6-9pm, Sarver Winery, 25600 Mayola Ln. FREE.

Film Moro No Brasil & Samba workshop w/Kelly Tavares, 6pm, Mills International Center, UO. FREE.

Gatherings Sleep Fair, 4-8pm, Sacred Heart at RiverBend, 3333 RiverBend Dr., Spfd. FREE.

Lane County Home & Garden Show, 5-9pm today; through March 13, Lane Events Center, 796 13th Ave. FREE w/canned food don.

Deep Listening for Veterans & Allies, w/interpretion into Spanish, childcare, 6pm, Trauma Healing Project, 2222 Coburg Rd., 687-9447. FREE.

Hearing Loss Assocation Meeting: CapTel phone w/Cindy Campbell, assistive listening devices & loop listening system, real time captioning provided, 7-9pm, Hilyard Community Center, 2580 Hilyard St. FREE.

Science Pub: "Not a Drop to Drink: Water Purification Challenges in the 21st Century” w/Darren Johnson, 7pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Small Business Clinic continues. See Thursday, March 3.

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

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.

Lectures/Classes "Pop Culture from a Multipolar Japan” w/Roland Kelts, author & journalist, 4pm, Knight Library, UO, info at 346-1521. FREE.

"Breakthrough, Transforming Fear into Compasion” w/Richard Forer, Jewish author, sponsored by Al-Nakba Awareness Project & Arab Student Union, 7pm, Chiles 128, UO. FREE.

Cascade Mycological Society: "Fungal Mimicry, A Volunteers Experience w/a Unique Neotropical Study,” 7pm, 115 Building 16, LCC, 4000 E. 30th Ave. FREE.

Music Iris DeMent, singer-songwriter, 7:30pm, The Shedd. $22-$32.

Lane Concert Choir, Lane Chamber Choir, Lane Gospel Choir, 7:30pm, LCC, 4000 E. 30th Ave. $5, $3 stu., staff & sr.

Portland Baroque Orchestra: Bachs "St. John Passion,” 7:30pm, Beall Hall, UO, 346-4363. $29 & up, $10 college stu.

Riverside Chamber Symphony Concert, 7:30pm, United Lutheran Church, 2230 Washington St. $5 sug. don.

Greensky Bluegrass, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $10.

Outdoors/Recreation Sun Moo Do Yoga, Zen martial arts, 11:30am-1pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

Drop-in Kayaking continues. See Thursday, March 3.

Walk with Us continues. See Thursday, March 3.

Social Dance Dancing Freedom w/Michael Zeligs, 7:30-9:30pm, 1 World Currency Center, 55 W. Broadway. FREE.

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

My Name is Rachel Corrie continues. See Thursday, March 3.

Volunteer Nearby Nature Spring New Volunteer Orientation, 6:30-8pm, downtown library, info at www.nearbynature.org or 687-9699.



corvallis events

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

Thursday, March 3 "Cheaters Sometimes Prosper: Aristotle Onassis, Alexei Solyanik & Other Scoundrels of 20th Century Whaling” w/Kurk Dorsey, 4pm, MU, OSU. FREE.

"Creating Democracy& Challenging Corporate Rule” w/David Cobb, 7pm, Corvallis Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave. Don.

I See God/I See Allah, 7:30pm today, tomorrow & Saturday; 2pm Sunday, Withycombe Hall Lab Theatre, OSU. $8, $6 sr., $5 youth, $4 stu.

Friday, March 4 "Dinner in the Commons w/OSU Glee,” 6pm, MU, OSU. FREE.

Saturday, March 5 The Heart of the Valley Childrens Choir Holiday Concerts, 3pm, First United Methodist Church, 1165 N.W. Monroe. $8, $5 youth & sr.

First Saturday Community Rhythm Circle, 7-9pm, Westminster House, 101 N.W. 23rd St. FREE.

Sunday, March 6 March Madness: A Descent into Darkness, OSU Opera, 2pm & 5pm, Benton 202, OSU. $10, $5 stu., OSU stu. FREE.

Tuesday, March 8 "Workplace Bullying: The Silent Epidemic” w/Gary Namie, 7-9pm, LaSells Stewart Center, OSU, more info at 737-4381. FREE.

Teachers Night Out, OSU Opera, benefit for Friends of OSU Opera, 7:30pm, First Congregational Church, 4515 S.W. West Hills Rd. $15, $5 stu., OSU stu. FREE.

Wednesday, March 9 "The God Module, or Point of View as the Precondition for Any Story Whatsoever” w/Andrew Altschul, 4pm, MU, OSU. FREE. Reading from Deux Ex Machina, 7pm, Grass Roots Books & Music, 227 S.W. 2nd St. FREE.

Thursday, March 10 CALYX 35th Anniversary No-Host Dinner Party, 6-8pm, Cloud9, 126 S.W. 1st St. FREE.



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League of Women Voters of Lane County March Small Group Meetings, March 7-11, see www.lwvlc.org for details.

Maude Kerns Art Center Spring Break Art Camp, March 21-25, 8:30am-5pm, ages 6-12, $170, $155 mem., info at www.mkartcenter.org or 345-1571.

Youth Nature Writing Contest: Trees in the Forest, entries due March 31, details at www.nps.gov/lewi or 503-861-2471.

Organizational meeting for The Vagina Monologues, 3pm, Saturday, March 5, Opal Whiteley Free School, 517 E. Main St., Cottage Grove; women of all ages & ethnicities encouraged. Shows Apr. 29 & 30; info and scripts: teamestreet@gmail.com