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Eugene Weekly : Calendar : 7.21.11





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

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On Friday and Saturday, festival-goers will gather for the 20th Annual Fiesta Latina at Island Park in Springfield. This years musical acts include Los Caminantes, Los Cumbiamberos and Lily Razo (pictured). On top of the music, the Fiesta provides kids activities (including 100 pi¿atas), an art gallery with 12 local artists and food, food, food. A complete schedule is available at www.fiestalatinaoregon.com

 






thurs, july 21

Sunrise 5:49am; Sunset 8:48pm , Av High 83; Av Low 51

Film Back to Back: Aimee & Jaguar, popcorn & discussion, no children, 6:30pm, CALC, 458 Blair Blvd.

Food/Drink Lane County Farmers Market, 10am-3pm today & Thursday, July 28, Mazzis, 3377 E. Amazon Dr.

The Corner Market, fresh local produce, noon-6pm today, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, July 28, 295 River Rd., call 513-4527 for info.

Blueberry Bash, 2-3pm, Petersen Barn, 870 Berntzen Rd., 682-5521.

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

Gatherings Interfaith Peace Walk from Eugene to WA for a nuclear-free future, led by Buddhist monks, opening ceremony 8:30am, Memorial Garden, 6th & Willamette, day-long walk, 5:30pm potluck & program, First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St., 683-1350. FREE.

Antique Appraisal, one item limit, observers welcome, ages 50 & up, 1:30-3:30pm, Willamalane Center, 250 S. 32nd St., Spfd., reg. 346-4444. FREE.

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

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

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

Kids Flea Market: buy, sell & barter, up to age 18, 11am-1pm, Fountain Plaza, 225 5th St., Spfd.

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

Lectures/Classes Carl Hoffman: The Lunatic Express: Discovering the World Via Its Most Dangerous Buses, Trains & Planes, 6pm, downtown library. FREE.

Music Real Vocal String Quartet, 7:30pm, The Shedd, 434-7000. $18-$26.

Peter Giri & Friends, 8pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

Lana Rebel, Stagger & Sway, Morgan OKane, acoustic, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $5.

On the air "Arts Journal,” Spfd. 2nd Friday Artwalk, 9pm, Comcast channel 29.

Outdoors/Recreation Walk with Us, weekly self-led neighborhood walking group, ages 50 & up, 9:30-10:30am today & Thursday, July 28, meet at Petersen Barn Community Center, 870 Berntzen Rd. FREE.

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.

All Comers Track Meets, 4-7pm, every Wednesday & Thursday through July 28, Hayward Field & LCC, www.oregontrackclub.org FREE-$5.

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, July 28; through 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.

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

Drop-in Kayaking, bring equipment, no instruction provided, ages 12 & up, 8-10pm today & Thursday, July 28, Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Rd. $5.

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

Crazy for You, 6pm today, tomorrow, Saturday, Wednesday & Thursday, July 28; through Aug. 6, Star Theater, 989 Juniper St., Junction City. $22.

West of Mapleton OR The Fate of the Florentine Phantom, 7pm today & tomorrow; 2pm Sunday, Florence Playhouse, 208 Laurel St.



fri, july 22

Sunrise 5:50am; Sunset 8:48pm, Av High 83; Av Low 51

Art/Craft Teens: Print a T-Shirt, bring shirt to print chosen design from bicycle press, 2pm, Bethel Branch Library, 1990 Echo Hollow R

Benefits Bike Raffle for Save the Pets, until 7pm, Rennies Landing, 1241 Kincaid St. $1.

An Evening in Bloom: A Prelude to the 2011 Town & Country Garden Tour in Cottage Grove to benefit South Lane Mental Health, refreshments, music, nursery experts, 5:30-8:30pm, 79319 Repsleger Rd., Cottage Grove, www.cottagegrovegardentour.org $30, $50 pair, includes July 23 Garden Tour.

Film The Goonies, 8:30pm, Meadow Park, 851 Mill St., Spfd. FREE.

Movie Night in the Park: Willow, 9pm, Sladden Park, N. Adams & Cheshire. FREE.

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

Springfield Farmers Market, 3-7pm; 5pm Star Wars characters, 4th & A, Spfd.

Gatherings City Club of Eugene: "Where Will Our Future Energy Come From?” 11:50am-1:15pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave. $5, mem. FREE.

Gem Faire, noon-6pm today, 10am-6pm tomorrow & 10am-5pm Sunday, Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave., www.gemfaire.com $7 weekend pass.

Wild Womens Horseback Riding Retreat, 21 & up, 3pm today through 6pm Sunday, Tired Dog Ranch, Westfir. $350.

Whiteaker Neighborhood River Festival, try out kayaks, play on slip n slide, try circus arts, music, 4pm-7pm, Maurie Jacobs Park behind River House, 301 N. Adams, 682-5329. FREE.

Fiesta Latina, Los Caminantes, Los Mex Pistols del Norte, Los Cumbiamberos, kids activities, art, 5-11pm today, 11:30am-11pm tomorrow, Island Park, B & Mill, Spfd. $5, 10 & under 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 Summer Canning Basics: Pickling, including fermented pickles & quick pickles, 6-8:30pm, Community of Christ Church, 1485 Gilham Rd. $15.

Literary Arts Danielle de Picciotto: The Beauty of Transgression, 7-9:30pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. FREE.

Music Jerry Zybach Duo, 6pm, Saginaw Vineyard, 80247 Delight Valley Rd., Cottage Grove, 942-1364. FREE.

Steel Pulse, The Wailers, reggae, 6pm, the Cuthbert. $35.

Bongo Love, Pachi Pamwe, Kudana, Zimbabwean, 7pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5-$10.

OOTFA District 6 acoustic music jam & finger food potluck, play or listen, 7-10:30pm, Santa Clara Grange, 295 Azalea Dr., 998-2064. Don.

Billie: A Tribute to Billie Holiday w/Maya Thomas, 8pm today & Thursday, July 28; through July 31, Lord Leebrick Theatre, 540 Charnelton St. $15 & up.

Floater w/Robert Meade, acoustic rock, 9pm, WOW Hall. $12 adv., $15 door.

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

On the Air "The DeAmpy Soul Hama Show,” DeAmpy at Sam Bonds, collages, audio revert, video animations & local personalities live, 10pm, Comcast channel 29.

Outdoors/Recreation 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.

Tree Climbing Drop-In, ages 10 & up, 4-8pm, Sladden Park, N. Adams & Cheshire. $5.

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

Ems vs. Vancouver continues. See Thursday, July 21.

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

Friday Night Dance, East Coast Swing, 8-10pm, Staver Dance Sport, 41 E. 6th Ave. $10.

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

Salsa dance w/DJ Pachuco, lesson included, 21 & up, 9:30pm, Davis, 94 W. Broadway. $5.

Spiritual Kirtan Concert: Indian Sacred Music, 7:30-9:30pm, Yoga West, 3635 Hilyard St., spiritvoyage.com $15 adv., stu. & sr, $20 door, under 12 FREE.

Theater Changing Minds, 8pm today & tomorrow, 2pm Sunday; through July 30, Actors Cabaret, 996 Willamette St., www.actorscabaret.org $16-$41.95.

Crazy for You continues. See Thursday, July 21.

West of Mapleton OR The Fate of the Florentine Phantom continues. See Thursday, July 21.



sat, july 23

Sunrise 5:51am; Sunset 8:47pm , Av High 83; Av Low 51

Benefits Cottage Grove Town & Country Garden Tour, self-guided tour through 9 gardens to benefit South Lane Mental Health, 8am-3pm, Cottage Grove, info at www.cottagegrovegardentour.org $12, $5 kids 2-12.

Henry Turner Band, reggae, benefit for Marty Adams life-prolonging procedure, 7pm, Florence Playhouse, 208 Laurel St., Florence, www.florenceplayhouse.com $20.

Film SpringFilm Movie & Discussion: Smoke Signals, 2pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Movie Night in the Park: Rabbit Proof Fence, 9pm, Amazon Park. FREE.

Food/Drink Crescent Village Farmers Market, 9am-2pm, Ratatouille Bistro, 2729 Shadow View Dr.

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

Bite of Eugene, celebration of local food, donations to Willamette Farm & Food Coalition, 11am-10pm, Alton Baker Park. $3 sug. don.

Gatherings Lane Independent Living Alliance Celebration: food, prizes, presentation, karaoke, 11am-2pm, 990 Oak St. FREE.

Saturday Market, 10am-5pm, 10am Jill Ledet, 11am Walker T, noon Maria Reader, 1pm Barefoot Leroy, 2pm Gypsy Moon, 3:30pm Capn Trips, 8th & Oak, see www.eugenesaturdaymarket.org for info. FREE.

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

Sister Cities of Eugene Meeting, 3pm, downtown library. FREE.

South Lane Cruisers Car Show, 6pm, Coiner Park, Cottage Grove. (541) 942-2411. FREE.

Eugene Astronomical Society Star Party, dusk, Dexter State Park. FREE.

Gem Faire continues. See Friday.

Fiesta Latina continues. See Friday.

Wild Womens Horseback Riding Retreat continues. See Friday.

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

Teddy Bear Picnic, bring snacks & teddy bears, 11am, Amazon Community Center Park, 2700 Hilyard St. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Trap Neuter Return Training Seminar, how to care for feral colonies, limited space, 11am-1pm, Greenhill Humane Society, 88530 Green Hill Rd., reg. 689-1503. FREE.

Music Oregon Tuba Ensemble, 2pm, Atrium Courtyard, 10th & Olive. FREE.

David Aguilar, Latin folk, 6:30-9pm, house concert, eugeneartelatino@yahoo.com or 543-4376. $10-$15 sug. don.

Americanistan, Luminessah, 8pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

Sam Bonds Anniversary Show w/Mood Area 52, Leo London, Guilty Pleasures, Vooduin Moi, Dan Jones & the Golden Motors, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $5.

On the Air "The DeAmpy Soul Hama Show,” massive, gravitational animation thrust, 10pm, Comcast channel 29.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: hike Lillian Falls/Goddard Nature Trail, 2.4 miles; climb Mt. Jefferson, 16 miles, sign up obsidians.org

Browder Ridge/Iron Mountain Butterfly Count, beginners welcome, bring water & lunch, 8am, Campbell Center, 155 High St., reg. NABA.ES.trips@gmail.com $3.

Native Plant Society wildflower tour of Upper Elk Meadows, 1.5 miles, wear boots, bring lunch & water, 8am-4pm, South Eugene High School, 400 E. 19th Ave.

Columbia Drag Boat Association Summer Clash, 9am today & tomorrow, Dexter Lake, Dexter, 461-3545. $10-$12.

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

GEARs Bike Ride: Franklin Firehouse via Meadowview, 39 miles, 9am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Midsummer Skate Competition, all ages, 5-8pm, Churchill Skate Park, 18th & Bailey Hill. $3, spectators FREE.

Ems vs. Vancouver continues. See Thursday, July 21.

Social Dance Swing-Copations: 1930s Vernacular Jazz Dance Workshop, 2pm & 3:30pm, Celebration Belly Dance & Yoga Studio, 1840 Willamette St., Suite 206, Denise@TheJointisJumpin.com $15.

Swingin the Blues: Two Blues Dance Workshops, 3:30pm, Celebration Belly Dance & Yoga Studio, 1840 Willamette St., Suite 206, Denise@TheJointisJumpin.com $15 & 10.

Theater Crazy for You continues. See Thursday, July 21.

Changing Minds continues. See Friday.

Volunteer Eugene Tree Foundation: Amazon Creek Work Party, gloves, tools & refreshments provided, 10am-1pm, Amazon Creek by 16th & Friendly, eugenetreefoundation.org or 525-9395.

Eugene Tree Foundation & Trainsong Neighbors Work Party, gloves, tools & refreshments provided, 2-5pm, meet at Trainsong Park, eugenetreefoundation.org or 525-9395.



sun, july 24

Sunrise 5:52am; Sunset 8:46pm, Av High 83; Av Low 51

Benefits Habitat for Humanity Blues Benefit: Dikki Du & The Zydeco Krewe, Vicki Stevens Band, Anne Weiss & Alice Stuart, The Vipers, prizes, 2:30-7:30pm, Pfeiffer Winery, 25040 Jaeg Rd., Junction City. $15 adv., $20 door, under 15 FREE.

Food/Drink Spencer Creek Grange Annual Very Berry Pancake Breakfast, 8-11am, 86013 Lorane Hwy, spencercreekgrange.org

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, 9am-4pm, 2777 MLK Jr. Blvd. FREE.

BRING Birthday Bash: music, food, community arts project, craft & plant sales, demonstrations, kids activities, photos w/Jabali the Reuse Rhino, 10am-4pm, 4446 Franklin Blvd. FREE.

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

Fairmount Green Neighbor (Not Just) Bike Tour, also by foot, examples of gardening, permaculture, green energy, etc., 2-4pm, meet 2018 Orchard St. FREE.

National Night Out Kick-off Party, 4-7pm, Island Park, 726-3731. FREE.

Friendly Area Neighbors Annual Picnic, live music & food, 5-8pm, Washington Park, 20th & Washington, www.friendlyareaneighbors.org FREE.

Gem Faire continues. See Friday.

Wild Womens Horseback Riding Retreat continues. See Friday.

Lectures/Classes Intro to e-Books: try out examples or bring your own, 2pm, downtown library, reg. 682-5450. FREE.

Music Tom Smith, 6pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

Junction City Polka Band, 6:30pm, Washburne Park, 20th & Agate.

Slightly Stoopid, Rebelution, Shwayze & Cisco, 6:30pm, Cuthbert Amphitheater. $32.50 adv., $35 gate.

Sour Mash Hug Band, acoustic, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $1-$5.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: hike Tam McArthur Rim, 5 miles; Crescent Mountain, 8.6 miles, info & sign up obsidians.org

Rolf Prima Triathlon, Cottage Grove, www.rolfprima.com $65-$99, spectators FREE.

GEARs Bike Ride: West Hills, 75 miles, 9am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Eugene Emeralds vs. Everett, 1:05pm today, 7:05pm tomorrow & Tuesday, PK Park. 342-5367. $6-$12 per game.

Columbia Drag Boat Association Summer Clash continues. See Saturday.

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

StaverDanceSport Social Dance, 7-9:30pm, StaverDance Company, 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.

Spiritual Generosity & Giving Devotional Gathering, readings & informal discussion, 10am, Eugene Bahai Center, 1458 Alder St., www.eugenebahai.com or 344-3173. FREE.

Theater West of Mapleton OR The Fate of the Florentine Phantom continues. See Thursday, July 21.

Changing Minds continues. See Friday.



mon, july 25

Sunrise 5:53am; Sunset 8:45pm , Av High 83; Av Low 51

Dance Ballet Folklorico Alma de Mexico, 7-8:30pm, Emerald Park, 688-4052. FREE.

Film Cool Monday Metaphysical Movies: What the Bleep Do We Know? 6pm, Garden Way Senior Living, 175 S. Garden Way, www.cascade.csl.org 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, 7-8:30pm, First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St.

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

Lectures/Classes Camp Cooking Basics, 7-8pm, R.E.I., 306 Lawrence St., reg. www.rei.com FREE.

On the Air City Club of Eugene: "Where Will Our Future Energy Come From?” 6:30-7:30pm, KLCC 89.7 FM.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: climb Mt. St. Helens, 9 miles, info & sign up obsidians.org

Ems vs. Everett continues. See Sunday.

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



tues, july 26

Sunrise 5:54am; Sunset 8:44pm , Av High 83; Av Low 52

Art/Craft Teens: Make a Book, 2pm, downtown library. FREE.

Benefits "Dog Days of Summer” Game Night w/Eugene Emeralds, for Greenhill Humane Society, 7pm, PK Park, 689-1503. $6, $2 pooch pass.

Film DIVAs Behind the Lens Seminar: Alfred Hitchcocks Suspicion (1941), 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, July 21.

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.

Parkinsons Support Group of Lane County: monthly support group for partners of people w/Parkinsons disease, 1:30pm, next to Café Yumm, Oakway Center, 341-3982.

Community Garden Interest Group, 6pm, Wandering Goat, 268 Madison St. 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.

The Commedia Puss in Boots, 11am-noon today, tomorrow & Thursday, July 28; through Aug. 6, Amazon Park, 28th & Hilyard. $5.

Raptor-Rama for Kids & Family, 11am today, Bethel Branch Library; 2pm Wednesday, Sheldon Branch Library; 1pm & 3pm Thursday, July 28, downtown library, 682-8316. FREE.

Springfield Library Bubble Bash, 2pm, Fountain Plaza, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Medicare Made Easy, 5-6pm; Planning for Extended Care, 6-7pm, 333 W. 10th Ave., reg. 222-9020. FREE.

Music Simon Crafts, Gold Dusk, Betty & the Boy, 7pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

Bluegrass Jam, 9pm, Sam Bonds. FREE.

Outdoors/Recreation 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, July 21.

Strength Training & Body Sculpting continue. See Friday.

Ems vs. Everett continues. See Sunday.

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, july 27

Sunrise 5:55am; Sunset 8:42pm , Av High 83; Av Low 52

Art/Craft Teens: Crochet a Hat, 2pm, downtown library. FREE.

Drawing Marathon: live art, live models, live music, 6pm, Kesey Square, Broadway & Willamette. Don.

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, July 21.

Gatherings Belknap Springs Outing, ages 18 & up, 9am-4pm, Willamalane Center, 250 S. 32nd St., reg. 736-4444. $26, $30 out-of-district.

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

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 Downtown Neighborhood Association General Meeting, 5:30-7:30pm, downtown library. FREE.

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

Dorena Hydro Construction Public Meeting, 6:30pm, Cottage Grove Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs. FREE.

We the People Eugene: Democracy Teach-In w/Stan Taylor, "Global Economics & the Threat to Democracy,” 7pm, Harris Hall, 125 E. 8th Ave., www.wethepeopleugene.org Don.

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.

The Commedia Puss in Boots continues. See Tuesday.

Raptor-Rama for Kids & Family continues. See Tuesday.

Lectures/Classes Amy Snyder: Hell on Two Wheels: An Astonishing Story of Suffering, Triumph & the Most Extreme Endurance Race in the World, 5-7pm, J. Michaels Books, 160 E. Broadway. FREE.

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

Music Alder Street All-Stars, Whiskey Rebellion, acoustic, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $3.

Outdoors/Recreation 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.

Evening Kayak Trips, "urban wilderness” kayak trips on Willamette River, for kids ages 12 & older and their relatives, Whitewater Kayak Level 1 course experience required, 5:30-9pm, River House Community Center, 301 N. Adams St., reg. 682-5329. $5 per person, includes transportation.

GEARs Bike Ride: Meadowview via Beacon, 34 miles, 6pm, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

All Comers Track Meets continue. See Thursday, July 21.

Social Dance Midweek African Dance w/Alseny Yansane, five classes through Aug. 17, 7-8:30pm, WOW Hall. $15 drop-in.

Spiritual Yoga Attunement (all levels) w/Dave Curtis, 6:45-8am, reg. justbreatheeverybody.com or 515-3614. $10 adv., $12 door.

Theater Crazy for You continues. See Thursday, July 21.



thurs, july 28

Sunrise 5:56am; Sunset 8:41pm , Av High 83; Av Low 52

Food/Drink The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, July 21.

Lane County Farmers Market continues. See Thursday, July 21.

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.

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

OBOB Book Club: Charlottes Web, grades 3-5, 2-3pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd.

The Commedia Puss in Boots continues. See Tuesday.

Raptor-Rama for Kids & Family continues. See Tuesday.

Lectures/Classes Outdoor Grilling: from entree to dessert, emphasis on pork & chicken, ages 50 & up, 5:30-7:30pm, Garden Way Retirement Community, 175 S. Garden Way, reg. 736-4444. $30, $34 out-of-district.

Eric Alan: Wild Grace: Nature as a Spiritual Path, 6pm, downtown library. FREE.

Personal Food Choices & Climate Change w/Dale Lugenbehl & Sandy Aldridge, 7pm, McNail-Riley House, 601 W. 13th Ave. FREE.

Literary Arts Teen Book Group: Will Grayson, Will Grayson, 4-5pm, downtown library.

Music Floydian Yoga: the Pink Floyd Yoga Experience, 6-7:30pm, Just Breathe Yoga, 2868 Willamette St., 515-3614. $5-$10 sliding scale.

Rare Monk, 6:30pm, Monroe Park, 10th & Monroe.

Matt Schofield, British blues, 8pm, WOW Hall. $10 adv., $12 door.

Cast of Clowns: "Dead Air” 20th Anniversary Celebration, 9pm, Cozmic Pizza. $12.

Fred Van Vactor, acoustic, 9pm, Sam Bonds. $5.

Billie: A Tribute to Billie Holiday continues. See Friday.

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

Friends of Buford Park & Mount Pisgah: Tour of the South Meadow at Buford Park, 6-8pm, www.bufordpark.org or 344-8350. FREE.

All Comers Track Meets continue. See Thursday, July 21.

Drop-in Kayaking continues. See Thursday, July 21.

Tandem Biking for Visually Impaired continues. See Thursday, July 21.

Walk with Us continues. See Thursday, July 21.

Spiritual Cascade Center for Spiritual Living: Circle of Reflection meditation circle, 6:30pm, info. at 747-3887, www.cascade.csl.org Don.

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



corvallis events

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

Saturday, July 23 CohoEcovillage Tour, sustainable community living, 2pm, cohoecovillage.org

Monday, July 25 OSU Summer Choir Registration begins, 7-9pm, Benton 202, OSU. $20.



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Auditions for Cabaret, large cast needed, prepare short song from any musical & bring sheet music, dress for dance audition, 1pm Sunday, July 24; 6:30pm Monday, July 25, 942-8001.

Sleep Country School Supply Drive for Foster Kids, through Sept. 5, see www.sleepcountry.com

Veneta Moose Lodge #2656 Scrap Metal Drive for ART, Inc. Theater in Veneta, any size or metal, Broadway Events Center Parking lot, Veneta.

Lane County Historical Museum seeks three or four movie theatre seats and an older teacart for year-long loan, 682-4242.

Call to Artists: see www.oregonartscommission.org for artwork sought.

Lane County Commission on Children & Families Vacancy Notice, see www.lanecounty.org for info.