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There ain’t no party like a reproductive rights party because the reproductive rights party don’t stop. Tsunami Books will host Pour One for Planned Parenthood at 7pm Friday, Sept. 9. The fundraiser includes all-you-can-drink Ninkasi beer (while supplies last), pizza, burlesque and bluegrass. Tickets are $12 in advance at ppaction.org or $15 at the door.

 






 

thurs, september 8

Sunrise 6:43am; Sunset 7:37pm, Av High 79; Av Low 48

Comedy The Brickwall Comedy Club: semi-finals of the amateur competition, 8:30pm, Doc’s Pad, 740 Willamette St. $5.

Food/Drink Lane County Farmers’ Market, 10am-3pm today & Thursday, Sept. 15, Mazzi’s, 3377 E. Amazon Dr.

The Corner Market, fresh local produce, noon-6pm today, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Thursday, Sept. 8, 295 River Rd., call 513-4527 for info.

Gatherings Inaugural Bike Locking of artistic bike corrals, 10:30am, 450 Willamette St.

Beans at the Barn, noon-2pm, Petersen Barn Center, 870 Berntzen Rd. $1.

Eugene Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee Meeting, 5:30pm, Atrium Building, 99 W. 10th Ave.

Police Commission-Civilian Review Board Joint Meeting, 5:30pm, City Hall, 777 Pearl St. 

Police Commission, 6:30pm, City Hall, 777 Pearl St. 

Trainsong Neighbors Board Meeting, 6:30pm, Bethel Community Church, 2600 Wood Ave.

Hearing Loss Association, 7-9pm, Hilyard Community Center, 2580 Hilyard St., 942-8407.

Science Pub: My What Big Antlers You Have! w/Edward Davis, all ages, 8pm, Cozmic Pizza.

Health Screening Kit: ODS Health Screening, vision & hearing, 9am-noon, Building 19, LCC. FREE.

Reiki Tummo Healing Clinic, 5:30-7:30pm, 15 N. Cedar St., www.padmacahaya.org or 914-0431.

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

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

Lectures/Classes Easy Green Cleaning, 1:30-3pm, Adult Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd. FREE.

Literary Arts Crashing Through the Underbrush w/Gary Cornelius, 6pm, downtown library. FREE.

Memories of a Musician in Mexico w/Mike Curtis, 7pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. FREE.

Music Thursday Night Live: Tim McLaughlin Hosts, 7-10pm, Territorial Vineyards, 907 W. 3rd Ave. FREE.

Nick Jaina, The Ferns, Mystery Siblings, indie rock, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Strong Bones, Strong Body, osteoporosis exercise class, 9:30am, Garden Way Retirement, 175 S. Garden Way, reg. 343-3317. First class FREE, then $2.

Walk with Us, weekly self-led neighborhood walking group, ages 50 & up, 9:30-10:30am today & Thursday, Sept. 15, meet at Petersen Barn Community Center, 870 Berntzen Rd. FREE. 

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

Row River Nature Park Bird Walk, 6pm, BMX track, 33301 Row River Rd., 942-2401.

Yoga, 6-7:30pm, Charnel Mulligan Park, 17th & Charnelton. Don.

Drop-in Kayaking, bring equipment, no instruction provided, ages 12 & up, 8-10pm today & Thursday, Sept. 15, Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Rd. $5.

Pets Zany Zoo Petting Zoo, 1-2pm, Garden Way Retirement, 175 S. Garden Way. FREE.

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

Volunteer Nearby Nature Fall New Volunteer Orientation, 6:30-7:4pm, downtown library, info at 687-9699.



fri, september 9

Sunrise 6:45am; Sunset 7:35pm, Av High 79; Av Low 48

Art/Craft Football Pep Rally & Tailgater, benefit for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lane County, 11am-10pm, Crescent Village, 2763 Shadow View Dr. $5, 10 & under FREE.

Benefits Ballet Fantastique Golf Tournament Fundraiser, 9am, see www.balletfantastique.org $85, $75 mem.

NCAP Pollinator Party, dinner & wine by King Estate, 5:30pm, Downtown Athletic Club, 999 Willamette St., www.pesticide.org $45.

Family twilight swim & outdoor movie fundraiser, pool 7-10:30pm, How to Train Your Dragon, 8pm, Edgewood Pool & Community Center. $2-$4 don.

Pour One for Planned Parenthood, 21 & up, all-you-can-drink Ninkasi, pizza by PizzAldo’s, w/Alder Street Allstars, Busking Theater Co., Dandy Pie, Clementine, Douglas County Daughters, burlesque by Trudy Bauchery, Babs Jamboree & Clementine, 7-10:30pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St., www.ppaction.org $12 adv., $15 door.

Comedy The Brickwall Comedy Club: finals of the amateur competition, 8:30pm, Doc’s Pad, 740 Willamette St. $10.

Film InterWeave Movie Night: Tying the Knot (2004), 6pm potluck, 7pm movie, Unitarian Universalist Church, 477 E. 40th Ave. FREE.

Food/Drink Sweet Cheek Vineyard Wine Tasting, meet 10:30am, Garden Way Retirement, 175 S. Garden Way. FREE.

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

Springfield Farmers’ Market, 3-7pm, 5th & A, Spfd.

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Sept. 8.

Gatherings The Local Revolution: How Relationships & Legal Policies are Helping Create Sustainable Communities Around the Country, 8am-5pm, UO School of Law, www.uoregonlaw.com

City Club of Eugene: “Take This Job & Love It: The Employment Relationship in the 21st Century,” noon, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave.

Green Drinks, monthly gathering of progressives, 5pm-7pm, New Day Bakery, 449 Blair Blvd. FREE.

Meet & Greet w/Springfield Mayor Christine Lundberg, 5-7pm, City Hall, 225 5th St., Spfd. 

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.

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

Lectures/Classes Turkey & Belgium Travels, 1:30pm, Adult  Activity Center, 215 W. C St. FREE.

What Parents Need to Know About the IEP, 6-8pm, The Child Center, 3995 Marcola Rd., Spfd. FREE.

Music Jerry Zybach Duo, all ages, 6-9pm, Saginaw Vineyard, 80247 Delight Valley Rd., Cottage Grove, 942-1364. FREE.

Pretty Lights, Mimosa, Vibesquad, 6:30pm, Cuthbert Amphitheater. $33 adv., $38 day of.

Oregon Old-Time Fiddlers District 6 Acoustic Jam & Finger Food Potluck, 7-10:30pm, Crow Grange, 85994 Territorial Hwy., Veneta, 998-2064. Don.

Frank Vignola Trio, 7:30pm, The Shedd, 434-7000. $32-$46.

Kutsinhara 20th Anniversary Celebration, variety, all ages, 7:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. Don.

Girlyman w/Lucy Wainwright Roche, 8pm, Unity of the Valley, 3912 Dillard Rd., www.brownpapertickets.com $14.50 adv., $16 door.

Philly Phunkestra, funk, rock, 9:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

On the Air “The Sunday Morning Hangover TV Show,” Marc Time interviews music historian & musician Gary Mollica, 11pm, Comcast channel 29.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: backpack to Jefferson Park, 17 miles; get acquainted hike, 2.5 miles, info & sign up obsidians.org

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

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

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

Friday Night Skate, 8-10pm, Willamalen Center. $3, $1 skate rental.

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

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

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

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

Spiritual Spiritual meet & greet, 7pm, Metamorphosis Spirit, 797 Hwy 99, 844-2339. FREE.

Theater My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra, 8pm today & tomorrow; through Oct. 15, Actors Cabaret, 996 Willamette St. $16-$41.95.



sat, september 10

Sunrise 6:46am; Sunset 7:33pm, Av High 78; Av Low 48

Benefits Junque for Jazz, garage sale fundraiser for the Jazz Station, 9am-3pm, 124 W. Broadway.

Emerald Valley Opry, benefit for Bethel Schools music programs, 5:15pm house band, 6-9:30pm concert, Willamette High School, 1801 Echo Hollow Rd. $6, $5 sr., under 7 FREE.

Film SpringFilm Movie & Discussion: Rushmore, 2pm, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

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

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

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

Gatherings Rods ‘n’ Rhodies Car Show, vintage autos 1972 & older, today, tomorrow & Sept. 12, Florence, www.florencechamber.com for info.

Human Rights Commission Listening Project Recommendation Meeting, 8:30am, Amazon Community Center, 2700 Hilyard St.

Saturday Market, 10am-5pm, 10am Todd Johnson, 11am Anahid Bertrand, noon Walker T. Ryan, 1pm Brian Cutean, 2pm Here Comes the Sun, 3:30pm Rob Tobias & The Northwest  Express, 8th & Oak, see www.eugenesaturdaymarket.org for info. FREE.

Whiteaker Sustainability Bike Tour, 10am, Owen Memorial Rose Garden, 525-5777. 

September Songwriters Workshop, 11am-1pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St., reg. songshop@hotmail.com $5.

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

Ducks vs. Nevada watch party, 12:30pm, Creswell Coffee & Wine, 116 Melton Rd., Creswell. FREE.

Kids/Families Family Music Time w/Pia & Jason Robbins, 10:15am, downtown library. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Store & Share Digital Photos computer class, no camera needed, internet skills required, 10am-noon, downtown library, reg. 682-5450. FREE.

Music Oregon Old-Time Fiddlers District 6 Acoustic Jam & Finger Food Potluck, 10:30am-4pm, noon potluck, Santa Clara Grange, 295 Azalea Dr., 998-2064. Don.

Fusion Friendly: Gipsy Nouveau, all ages, 7pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5, kids FREE.

The Slackers, Georgetown Orbits, Wetsock, Ska, 9pm, WOW Hall. $12 adv., $15 door.

Weiner Kids, Heavenly Oceans, Scrambled Ape, variety, 9:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: hike Scott Mountain, 8.2 miles; get acquainted hike, 2.5 miles; climb to The Husband, 17 miles, info & sign up obsidians.org

GEARs Bike Ride: Harrisburg via River Loop #1, 45 miles, 9am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Football: Ducks vs. Nevada, 12:30pm, Autzen Stadium.

DOA Pro Wrestling, 7pm, Downtown Lounge, 959 Pearl St. $6.

Pets Supurr Saturdays, reduced adoption fees for adult cats & kittens, 11am-6pm, Greenhill Humane Society, 88530 Green Hill Rd.

Social Dance Wolf Pack Square Dance Lessons, 10am-noon, Emerald Square Dance Center, 2095 Yolanda, Spfd., 744-1393. $3.50.

Contra Dance, 8pm, Cesar Chavez School, 1510 W. 14th Ave., 521-0596. $8, $6 stu. & mem.

Spiritual “Horse Wisdom for Self Discovery,” 10am-noon, info at 335-1390. $35.

Theater Cowgirl Heaven encore performance, 7:30pm, Wildish Community Theater, 630 Main St., Spfd. $15.

My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra continues. See Friday.

Volunteer Row & Coast Fork Willamette Cleanup Float, registration mandatory, 9am, Row River Nature Park, 33301 Row River Rd., Cottage Grove, reg. 767-1826.

Civic Cleanup, bring tools, 10am-2pm, Civic Stadium. 



sun, september 11

Sunrise 6:47am; Sunset 7:31pm, Av High 78; Av Low 48

Benefits Parkinson’s Walk, 1:30pm, Alton Baker Park, reg. www.solesupport.org $20, 5 & under FREE.

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

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

Slow Food Eugene’s One Field Meal, bring plates, cups & flatware, tickets at Long’s Meat Market & Newman’s Fish Company, 3pm, Laughing Stock Farm, 83601 Territorial Rd. $30, $5 ages 6 to 12, under 6 FREE.

Gatherings Coburg Antique Fair, 8am-4pm, Coburg city blocks, www.coburgoregon.org or 357-7055. FREE.

Kung fu meets yoga at the teahouse: guest speaker demonstrates qi gong & gives a practical explanation of the art, 9-10am, J-TEA, 2778 Friendly St.

Kutsinhara 20th Anniversary Celebration, noon-5pm, Washington Park, 20th & Washington. Don.

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

Alpaca Summer Nights, bring a picnic & have dinner on the lawn, 5:30-7:30pm, 90653 Dalewood Dr., Junction City, 935-2674.

Rods ‘n’ Rhodies Car Show continues. See Saturday.

Music Cowboy Cadillac, 11am, Coburg Pavillion Park, Coburg. FREE.

The Keynotes, 11am-2pm, London School, 73288 London Rd., Cottage Grove, 942-0183.

One Voice Community Chorus: “A Day of Remembrance,” noon, Hope Abbey Mausoleum, 25th & University. FREE.

Eugene Highlanders Pipe Band, 6:30pm, Washburne Park, Agate & 20th. FREE.

Richard Smith, guitarist, 8:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $8.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: hike Four-in-One Cone, 8.6 miles; Green Lakes, 8.4 miles; get acquainted hike, 2.5 miles, Sweet Creek Falls, 2.5 miles; bike to Big Fall Creek, 38 miles, info & sign up obsidians.org 

GEARs B ike Ride: Cottage Grove via Lorane, 62 miles, 9am; Lunch Ride to Veneta via Fleck, 9:30am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Community Yoga Class, all levels, 4:30-5:15pm, 3575 Donald St. $5-$8.

Social Dance Tango Milonga, 5-7pm, Reach Center, 2520 Harris St. $5.

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

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

Spiritual Teachings on Ngondro: The Preliminary Practice of Refuge & Bodhichitta by Lama Sonam Dargye, 9am-4pm, Kagyu Dakshang Chuling, 917 E. 43rd Ave., www.kdc-eugene.org $30.

Answering Life’s Questions, 10-11am, Eckankar Center of Eugene, 2833-C Willamette St., www.eckankar.org FREE.

Water Healing Ceremony,bring single flowers or water if desired, 11:40am-12:15pm, EWEB Plaza, 500 E. 4th Ave.

Interfaith  Labyrinth Peace Walk w/live music, 12:30-2:30pm, St. Matthew’s, 4110 River Rd.

Preparing the Heart for the High Holy Day w/Rabbi Yitzhak Husbands-Hankin & Rabbi Boris Dolin, 1:30-3pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave., www.tbieugene.org $40, $18 mem.

“Ten Years Later: A Meditation Circle Honoring 9/11,” 2-4pm, Green Phoenix Institute, 352 W. 12th Ave., 579-1154. Don.

Interfaith Prayer Service: “Compassion & Unconditional Love: The Way to Peace,” observing the 10th anniversary of 9/11, 7pm, First Christian Church, 1166 Oak St.



mon, september 12

Sunrise 6:48am; Sunset 7:29pm, Av High 78; Av Low 47

Gatherings Feel Good Closet, ages 10-18, pick out new clothes & shoes, 3:30-5:30pm, Ophelia’s Place, 1577 Pearl St., RSVP, 284-4340.

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

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

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

Kids/Families Preschoolers Fun w/Art, ages 3-6 w/caregiver, 10:30-11am, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

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

Book Signing & Talk by Dan Furst, 7:30-9pm, Just Breathe Yoga, 2868 Willamette St. FREE.

Music Star Anna & the Laughing Dogs, 5:30, Skip’s Record & CD World, 3215 W. 11th Ave. FREE.

John Prine, 7:30pm, McDonald Theatre. $44.50, $58.50.

Star Anna & the Laughing Dogs, all ages, rock, 8pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

On the Air City Club of Eugene: “Take This Job & Love It: The Employment Relationship in the 21st Century,” 89.7 FM.

Social Dance Scottish Country Dance, 7-9pm, Vet’s Green Room, 1626 Willamette St. $5 sug. don.

Ballroom dance under the full moon, 8-10pm, Valley River Center foot bridge, 344-0748.

West Coast Swing, 7pm lesson, 8-10:30pm social dance, Vet’s Club, 1626 Willamette St., www.68swing.com $6, $4 mem.

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



tues, september 13

Sunrise 6:49am; Sunset 7:27pm, Av High 78; Av Low 47

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

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Sept. 8.

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.

Parkinson’s Support Group of Lane County, 10:30am-noon, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St., 741-1688.

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

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

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

Lectures/Classes Medicare Basics Presentation, 1pm, Campbell Center, 155 High St., reg. www.eugene-or.gov FREE.

Dry Sunny Gardens w/David Mason, 7pm, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St., 344-0896. $5, mem. FREE.

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

Slim Cessna’s Auto Club, all ages, rock, 9pm, Cozmic Pizza. $7.

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

Try Chair Yoga, 10:30-11:30am, downtown library, reg. 682-5521 #96350. FREE.

Strength Training & Body Sculpting continue. See Friday.

Social Dance Eugene Folk Dancers, weekly international folk dancing, 7:45pm, Willamalane Activity Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd., 344-7591. $2.

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

A Jewish Guide to Life, how Genesis is relevant to you today, 7:30-9:30pm, conscioustorah.com $10.



wed, september 14

Sunrise 6:50am; Sunset 7:25pm, Av High 77; Av Low 47

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

Food/Drink The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Sept. 8.

Gatherings Grand Opening Celebration of Willamalane Center for Sports & Recreation, 2-5:45pm open house, 5:15pm dedication, 250 S. 32nd St., Spfd. 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 Free School: Spanish Conversation Circle, 6-7pm, Laughing Planet Café, 760 Blair Blvd. FREE.

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

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

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

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

Lectures/Classes “Tapping” Workshop, 7-8:30pm, 466 W. 17th Ave., 521-9953. FREE.

Music Joan Osborne & Dar Williams, 8pm, McDonald Theatre. $25 adv., $28 day of.

The Crescendo Show, acoustic, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $1-$5.

Matt the Electrician, acoustic, all ages, 9pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

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

GEARs Bike Ride: Dillard Rd., 22 miles, 6pm, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

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

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

Workshops of Transformation, 8pm, info at conscioustorah.com $15.



thurs, september 15

Sunrise 6:52am; Sunset 7:24pm, Av High 77; Av Low 47

Film Seniors on the Big Screen: The King’s Speech (PG-13), 2-4:30pm, Campbell Center, 155 High St., 682-5318. FREE.

Food/Drink The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Sept. 8.

Lane County Farmers’ Market continues. See Thursday, Sept. 8.

Gatherings ADHD/ADD Allies Support Group, 7-8pm, Unitarian Universalist Church, 477 E. 40th Ave., 844-2816. FREE.

Hearing Loss Association: Hearing Aid Financial Aid w/Clark Anderson, 7-9pm, Hilyard Community Center, 2580 Hilyard St., 942-8407.

Kids/Families WREN Family Exploration Day, bring water, snacks and wear sturdy shoes, 10am-2pm, Golden Gardens St. & Jessen Dr., 338-7047. FREE.

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

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

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

Music Thursday Night Live: Love Shark Resisters, 7-10pm, Territorial Vineyards, 907 W. 3rd Ave. FREE.

Ronnie Montrose w/Michael Lee Firkins, classic rock, 8pm, WOW Hall. $18 adv., $20 door.

Raquy & the Cavemen, Mood Area 52, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $6-$10.

Outdoors/Recreation Drop-in Kayaking continues. See Thursday, Sept. 8.

Walk with Us continues. See Thursday, Sept. 8.

Spiritual Jewish Songs of the Spirit: Focus on High Holy Day Music: The Broken-Open Heart w/Beth Miriam Rose, 7pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave., www.tbieugene.org $10, $8 mem.

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.

Thursday, Sept. 8 Hallie E. Ford Center for Healthy Children & Families Grand Opening, 3:30pm, OSU. FREE.

Friday, Sept. 9 Roots & Rhythms Summer Festival, today & tomorrow, Academy Square, Lebanon, www.rootsandrhythms.com $6 & $10.

Saturday, Sept. 10 Tomato & Salsa Fest, 11am-4pm, Timeless Gardens Nursery, 33527 Brewster Rd., Lebanon. 

Rhapsody in the Vineyard downtown wine walk, 3:30pm-7pm, downtown Corvallis, www.downtowncorvallis.org $5, includes souvenir glass.

John Swanson & Suzannah Doyle, benefit for Corvallis Sustainability Coalition, 6-8pm, Sunnyside Up Cafe, 113 N.W. 3rd St. $5 sug. don.

Monday, Sept. 12 Corvallis Beer Week, through Sept. 18, various locations, see www.corvallisbeerweek.org for info.

Tuesday, Sept. 13 Go Solar w/Sierra Club, 6:30-8:30pm, 1007 S.E. 3rd St. FREE.



attn: opps

Mother Daughter Group, 8 week series beginning Sept. 19, reg. 284-4333 by Sept. 12, see opheliasplace.net $40-$120 sug. don., scholarships available.

Beyond War Study Group, Sept. 12-Oct. 12, noon-2pm, River House Center, reg. 682-5318.

Britt Festival seeks all former board members for 50th year celebration, contact Donna at 690-3854.

Eugene Sudbury School opens to preschool & K-12 students, see eugenesudburyschool.org

East Linn Artists seeks art for KeyBank in Lebanon, contact info@eastlinnartists.org

Auditions for Dr. Horrible, ages 13-19, 7:30pm Thursday, Sept. 8, Upstart Crow Studios, 855 W. 1st Ave., see www.upstartcrowsudios.com

Musical Feet auditions Sept. 10, ages 4-adult, see ww.musicalfeet.com for info.

Benton County Cultural Coalition is calling for letters of intent from cultural organizations in Benton County interested in seeking funds distributed for the Oregon Cultural Trust, see www.bentonculture.org

Volunteers needed for SOLV Beach & Riverside Cleanup Sept. 17, see www.solv.org