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Eugene Weekly : Calendar : 10.13.11



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

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In the course of her activism against the death penality, Sister Helen Prejean has witnessed five executions, written two books and founded Survive, an advocacy organization for the families of murder victims. Prejean will speak at six different events in Eugene from Sunday, Oct. 16, through Wednesday, Oct. 19. See the lectures/classes sections for more information.

 






thurs, oct 13

Sunrise 7:25am; Sunset 6:32pm , Av High 66; Av Low 41

Benefits “One Hot Latin Night,” Eugene Concert Choir auction dinner fundraiser, 5:30pm, Valley River Inn. $65.

Film Reel Rock: rockclimbing fIlms, 7-9pm, PLC 180, UO, 346-4365. $7, $5 UO stu. & OP Co-op.

Food/Drink Lane County Farmers’ Market, 10am-3pm today & Thursday, Oct. 20, Mazzi’s, 3377 E. Amazon Dr.

The Corner Market, fresh local produce, noon-6pm today, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Thursday, Oct. 20, 295 River Rd., call 513-4527 for info.

Extreme Beer Tasting: A Night of New Belgium, 4-6pm, Supreme Bean, 2864 Willamette St. FREE.

Gatherings Occupy Eugene, 3:30pm, Bank of America, 201 E. 11th Ave.

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

Police Commission, 5:30pm, City Hall McNutt Room, 777 Pearl St.

Santa Clara/River Road Outreach & Learning Project Community Forum, 6:30pm, River Road Park Annex, 1055 River Rd.

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

Hearing Loss Association Meeting: Dogs for the Deaf, 7-9pm, Hilyard Community Center, 2580 Hilyard St.

Science Pub: The Science of Bees, all ages, 7pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5 sug. don.

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

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

Lectures/Classes “The Future of Korean Identity & the Changes of Communication,” Min-Sun Kim, Department of Communicology, University of Hawaii, 2:30pm, EMU’s Mills International Center, UO, 346-1521. FREE.

Is Your Business Ready for Business? 6pm, downtown library. FREE.

“Ecology of Mushrooms — The Essential Roles of Mushrooms in Our Environment” w/Jake Hurlbert, 7pm, Science Building 115, LCC, cascademyco.org FREE.

Literary Arts Reading by Michelle Latiolais, 8pm, Knight Library, UO. FREE.

Music The Emerald City Jazz Kings: Jukebox Saturday Night, 7:30pm today & 2pm Sunday, The Shedd, 434-7000. $18-$30.

Miranda Lambert, 7:30pm, Matthew Knight Arena. $29.75-$47.75.

David Grisman Bluegrass Experience, 8pm, McDonald Theatre. $25 adv., $30 day of.

Chad VanGaalen, Gary War, indie folk, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $10.

Petunia & the Vipers w/Red Raven Follies, rockabilly, western swing, 9pm, WOW Hall. $10 adv., $12 door.

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, Oct. 20, 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.

Rock Climbing, ages 4 & up, 5:30-8:30pm today, Tuesday & Thursday, Oct. 20, Art & Technology Academy, Jefferson Middle School, 1650 W. 22nd Ave. $5.

Drop-in Kayaking, bring equipment, no instruction provided, ages 12 & up, 8-10pm today & Thursday, Oct. 20, Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Rd. $5.

Spiritual Plumbing the Depths of Sukkot w/Rabbi Helen Plotkin, 6:30pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave.

Theater Brighton Beach Memoirs, 7:30pm today, tomorrow & Saturday, LCC., www.lanecc.edu/tickets $12, $10 stu., staff & sr. 

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

Avenue Q, 8pm today, tomorrow & Saturday; 2pm Sunday, Lord Leebrick Theatre, 540 Charnelton St. $16-$28.



fri, oct 14

Sunrise 7:26am; Sunset 6:31pm , Av High 65; Av Low 41

Benefits Total Hip, benefit for Makindu Children’s Center, rock, all ages; RSVP for 6pm Farmer Diner Dinner, $25; 8pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5-$20.

Comedy Brickwall Comedy Club: Joe Fontenot, 8:30pm today & tomorrow, Doc’s Pad, 740 Willamette St., www.brickwallcomedy.net $10

Film Deep Green, 7pm, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 777 Coburg Rd. Don.

Breaking Trail, 7:30pm, Backcountry Gear, 1855 W. 2nd Ave. $10, $5 stu.

Food/Drink For the Love of Mushrooms: two nights lodging, gourmet meals, lectures & forays, today, tomorrow & Sunday, Oakridge Hostel, 48175 E. 1st St., Oakridge, www.oakridgehostel.com $300.

Eugene Food Not Bombs, 2-4pm, 8th & West Park. FREE.

Springfield Farmers’ Market, 5pm Springfield Art Walk, 6pm showing of Food, Inc., last market of 2011 season, 3-7pm, 5th & A, Spfd.

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Gatherings City Club of Eugene: “New Directions in Managing Oregon’s Federal Forests,” 11:50am-1:30pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave. $5, mem. FREE.

Teen Volunteer Information Fair, ages 13-18, noon-3pm, Ophelia’s Place, 1577 Pearl St. FREE.

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

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

BRING Garbage Gala: a Trashion Show, 6-8:30pm, 194 W. Broadway. $100 or two for $150.

Game Night, bring board game or use house game, 7pm, Divine Cupcake, 1680 W. 11th Ave. FREE.

Altar of Love Weekend Immersion, 8-11pm today, noon-midnight tomorrow, 11am-6:30pm tomorrow, Just Breathe Yoga, 2868 Willamette St., www.justbreatheeverybody.com $65.

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

Kids/Families Nearby Nature No School Day: Harvest Tales & Treats, ages 6-9, 8:30am-3pm, Alton Baker Park, www.nearbynature.org $35, $30 mem.

Baby Storytime, ages 0-1 w/caregivers, 10:15am & 11:15am, downtown library. FREE.

Family Storytime, 10:15am, Bethel Branch Library, 1990 Echo Hollow Rd. FREE.

Lego Club, ages 2-13, 2-4pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Avoiding Science Anxiety: How to Teach Science with a Non-Science Background, 9am-noon, The Science Factory, 2300 Leo Harris Pkwy, 682-7888. $12.

Malik Rahim: Building on Common Ground: Cooperation & Preparedness in Turbulent Times, 7pm, First Christian Church, 1166 Oak St. Don.

Music Oregon Old-Time Fiddlers District 6: acoustic jam & finger-food potluck, 7-10:30pm, Crow Grange, 85994 Territorial Hwy., Veneta. Don.

Thad Beckman, 7:30pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. $11.50 adv., $12 door.

Francesco Buzzurro & Richard Smith: One World, Two Guitars, 8pm, Beall Hall, UO. $10, $8.

AND AND AND, White Arrows, Adventure Galley, Jultopia, rock, 9pm, WOW Hall. $8 adv., $10 door.

Blue Lotus, Lewi Longmire, rock, 9:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

On the Air “The De’Ampy Soul Hama Show,” local artist’s talents on a national forum via television, 10pm, Comcast channel 29.

“The Sunday Morning Hangover TV Show,” Marc hosts a shadow DJ & tells everyone they are going to die while playing bad Halloween music, 11pm, Comcast channel 29.

Outdoors/Recreation Weight Training & Strength Yoga, 8:30-9:30am today, Monday & Wednesday, Celebration Studio, 1840 Willamette St. $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, Willamalane Center, Spfd. $3, $1 skates. 

Social Dance Contact Improvisation Dance Jam, 6-8pm, Musical Feet Studio, 420 W. 12th Ave., heartandsoulwellness.com $5-$15 sliding scale.

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 Succah Crawl: singing, drums & potluck, 6-8:30pm, 5257 Fox Hollow Rd., info at 514-2571.

Spiritual Meet & Greet, Anja from Ancient Light on Wicca, 7pm, Metamorphosis Spirit World Tree, 797 Hwy 99 N, 844-2339. FREE.

Theater Fred Crafts’ Radio Redux: Treasure Island, 7:30pm today & tomorrow, 2pm Sunday, Wildish Community Theater, 630 Main St., Spfd. $13, $10 stu. & sr.

Cabaret, 8pm today & tomorrow, 2:30pm Sunday; through Nov. 6, Cottage Theatre, 700 Village Dr., Cottage Grove., www.cottagetheatre.org $21, $19 stu. & sr.

Communicating Doors, 8pm today, tomorrow & Thursday, Oct. 20; 2pm Sunday; through Oct. 29, The Very Little Theatre, 2350 Hilyard St. $10-$15.

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

Brighton Beach Memoirs continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Avenue Q continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.



sat, oct 15

Sunrise 7:27am; Sunset 6:29pm , Av High 65; Av Low 41

Art/Craft Nuno Silk Scarf Making, 9am-1pm, Thimbleberry Felt Designs, 2630 Agate St. $55.

Creating Fabric Postcards Workshop w/fabric artist Meisha Linwood, 1-2:30pm, 224 E. 11th Ave., reg. 520-8855. $15.

Benefits Hot Club Eugene, benefit for The Jazz Station, 8pm, 124 W. Broadway. $10-$25 sliding scale.

Comedy Brickwall Comedy Club: Joe Fontenot continues. See Friday.

Film Cinema Meets Culture Series: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Pacific Northwest Ballet at Sadler’s Wells, noon today & tomorrow, 8pm Tuesday, Bijou Art Cinemas, 492 E. 13th Ave. $12, $9 sr., $7 age 12 & under.

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-4pm, Spencer Creek Grange, 86013 Lorane Hwy., spencercreekgrange.org

Seminar: Cheese Making, 1-3pm, Down to Earth, 532 Olive St. FREE.

For the Love of Mushrooms continues. See Friday.

Gatherings Saturday Market, 10am-5pm, 10am Lonesome Randall, 11am Tracy Chipman, noon Sun Bossa Duo, 1pm Dana Hubbard, 2pm Soce, 3:30pm Groove Liberation Front, 8th & Oak, see www.eugenesaturdaymarket.org for info. FREE.

Emerald Empire HempFest Volunteer Meeting, noon, 687 River Ave.

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

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

Lectures/Classes Cottage Grove Historical Society: The Fall and Rise of the Chambers Bridge, 10am, Cottage Grove Community Center, 700 E. Gibbs St.

Yi Jin Jing, “where Kung Fu meets Yoga,” 10am, J-Tea International, 2778 Friendly St. $15.

Brian Kahn: Real Common Sense: Using Our Founding Values to Reclaim the Nation and Stop the Radical Right from Hijacking America, 3pm, downtown library. FREE.

Music Oregon Old-Time Fiddlers District 6: acoustic jam & finger-food potluck, 10:30am-4pm, Crow Grange, 85994 Territorial Hwy., Veneta. Don.

Monitor w/Joe Savage & Autumn Rose, 6pm, FREE; IlGato, Mood Area 52, acoustic, 9:30pm, $5, Sam Bond’s.

Bradamante, 7:30pm, Collier House, UO, www.bradamante.com

The Acorn Project, The Koozies, jam, all ages, 9pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

On the Air “The De’Ampy Soul Hama Show,” Teasers of upcoming DMP Children’s TV, featuring works of Eugene’s Miko, Alex of NYC, random West Coast characters, 10pm, Comcast channel 29.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: hike Grizzly Peak, 10 miles; bike Lorane - Doane Hill Loop, 35 miles, info & sign up obsidians.org

Double Trouble, 200 mile ride, 6am, post-ride party at Imperial River Co., 21 & up, 304 Bakeoven Rd., Maupin, http://raceacrossoregon.com $50. 

GEARs Bike Ride: Gimpl, Bailey Hill, FRBP, 40 miles, 9am, Vero, 205 E. 14th Ave., www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Pre’s Trail Cross Country Challenge, 3-8k, 9am, Alton Baker Park, www.runnerspace.com

Football: Ducks vs. Arizona State, 7:15pm, Autzen Stadium.

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

Social Dance Beginning salsa drop-in class w/Florabelle & Saul, 3-4pm, Eugene Ballet Academy on 1590 Willamette St. $10. 

Barn Dance for Seniors, 7-9:30pm, Petersen Barn, 870 Berntzen Rd. $2.

Spiritual Succah Crawl: Shabbat lunch potluck, no red meat or shellfish, organic chicken only, 11am, address at adolam.org@gmail.com 

Lunch in the Sukkah, 12:30pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave.

Theater So Long Saloon: How the West Got Dead, 7pm, Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St., Florence. $45.

Avenue Q continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Brighton Beach Memoirs continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Communicating Doors continues. See Friday.

Fred Crafts’ Radio Redux: Treasure Island continues. See Friday.

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

Volunteer Friends of Trees Eugene Amazon Creek Work Party, gloves, tools & refreshments provided, 10am-1pm, Roosevelt between Danebo & North Terry, 632-3683.



sun, oct 16

Sunrise 7:29am; Sunset 6:27pm, Av High 64; Av Low 41

Benefits CROP Hunger Walk, 1 mile or 3 miles, benefit for FOOD for Lane County & Church World Services, 1pm reg., 2pm walk, big shelter, Alton Baker Park, www.cropwalk.org

Film Nefarious, Merchant of Souls, documentary on human trafficking, 5pm, 5297 B St., Spfd. Don.

Cinema Meets Culture Series: A Midsummer Night’s Dream continues. See Saturday.

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

For the Love of Mushrooms continues. See Friday.

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

World Food Day Right2Know March & Rally w/Sister Helen Prejean, march to old federal building at 7th & Pearl, 2-5pm, outside Knight Library, UO. 

Kids/Families Bats & Ghosts crafts, 3pm, downtown library. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Yi Jin Jing, “where Kung Fu meets Yoga,” 10am, J-Tea International, 2778 Friendly St. $15.

Sister Helen Prejean speaking event, 11am, First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St.

Trap Neuter Return Training Seminar, 1pm, Greenhill Humane Society, 88530 Green Hill Rd., reg. 689-1503. FREE.

Nicki Scully & Mark Hallert: Planetary Healing: Spirit Medicine for Global Transformation, reading & signing, 4-6pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. FREE.

Music The Whispering Pines, Americana, rock, 6pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Ala Nar, Wahid, Crandell Trio, acoustic fusion, 8:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

The Emerald City Jazz Kings: Jukebox Saturday Night continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Outdoors/Recreation GEARs Bike Ride: Hamm Rd. via Lorane Hwy, 46 miles, 9am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

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

Viennese Waltz lesson followed by dance, 5-7pm, Reach Center, 2520 Harris St. FREE.

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 Unity of Religions — One Divine Light devotional gathering, 10am, Eugene Baha’i Center, 1458 Alder St., www.eugenebahai.org FREE.

Succah Crawl: BBQ, 4-6pm, 2935 Onyx St., info at 514-2571. 

Theater Avenue Q continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Communicating Doors continues. See Friday.

Fred Crafts’ Radio Redux: Treasure Island continues. See Friday.



mon, oct 17

Sunrise 7:30am; Sunset 6:26pm , Av High 64; Av Low 41

Film Teen Movie Night: I Am Number Four, 5-7pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Movie Night: This is What DEmocracy Looks Like, 7pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Gatherings All-School Assembly w/Sister Helen Prejean, 9am, Kelly Middle School, 850 Howard Ave.

Town Hall w/Reps. Nancy Nathanson & Val Hoyle, 5-6pm, Campbell Center, 155 High St.

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.

SASS Monday Night Drop-in Group, for all 18+, female-identified survivors of sexual assault and abuse, past or recent, doors lock at 7:05pm, 7-8:30pm, 591 W. 19th Ave., 343-7277. FREE.

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

Lectures/Classes Late Morning Health & Wellness Introduction, 10:30am, Eugene United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St. $10.

“Marital Borders: Nation, Population, and Sovereignty across the Taiwan Strait,” Sara Friedman, 3:30pm, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO, 346-1521. FREE.

Intro to eBooks, 5pm, downtown library, reg. 682-5450. FREE.

Vision and Learning: Could a learning problem really be a vision problem? 6pm, downtown library, wwwvisionforlearning.org FREE.

Sister Helen Prejean speaking event: 7pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave. 

Vegetables in Art & the Art of Vegetable Breeding w/Jim Meyers, 7pm, Garden Club, 1645 High St., www.avidgardeners.org

Native Plant Society: native Oregon plants from the wetlands w/Melanie Gisler, 7:30pm, EWEB, 500 E. 4th Ave., 345-5531. FREE.

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

On the Air City Club of Eugene: “New Directions in Managing Oregon’s Federal Forests,” 6:30-7:30pm, 89.7 FM.

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

West Coast Swing, 7pm lesson, 8-10:30pm dance, The Vet’s Club, 1626 Willamette St. $6, $4 mem. & stu., first time FREE.

Spiritual Succah Crawl: desserts, 6pm, 1059 Hilyard St., info at 514-2571.

 

 

tues, oct 18

Sunrise 7:31am; Sunset 6:24pm , Av High 63; Av Low 41

Art/Craft Live drawing sessions, 6-8pm, 224 E. 11th Ave. $6.

Benefits Emerald Fall Follies variety show, benefit for Emerald Art Center, 6:30pm, Wildish Community Theater, 630 Main St., Spfd., 726-8595. $5 adv., $6 door.

Film Cinema Meets Culture Series: A Midsummer Night’s Dream continues. See Saturday.

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

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

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.

Adapted Game Day for stroke survivors 50 & up, card & table games, 1:30-3pm, Hilyard Center, 2580 Hilyard St., reg. 682-5311. FREE.

AWAKE Support Group, 6:30-8pm, Sacred Heart at RiverBend. FREE.

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

“What I’m Reading And Why It Matters,” 7-8:30pm, Royal Building Community Room, 509 Main St., Spfd. Don.

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

Jammie Storytime, all ages, 7pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Compost Workshop sponsored by Extension Service Farms and Gardens program in Lane County, 10 am-noon, BRING Recycling, 4446 Franklin Blvd., 344-5859. FREE.

Sister Helen Prejean speaking event: “Life, Death, and the Struggle for Human Rights,” 7pm, EMU Ballroom, UO. 

“They Came In October; Early Travelers Along the Old Trappers Trail,” 7pm, Fern Ridge Library, 88026 Territorial Rd., Veneta. FREE.

“The War at Home: What America’s Longest War Has Shown Us About Who We Are, and Who We Can Become” Stacy Bannerman, author of When the War Came Home: The Inside Story of Reservists and the Families They Leave Behind, 7:30pm, Lillis 182, UO.

Literary Arts Windfall Reading Series: Poets Cecelia Hagen & Chris Anderson, 5:30pm, downtown library. FREE.

Music Open mic, all ages, 8pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Bluegrass Jam, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. FREE.

The Head & The Heart, Thao w/the Get Down Stay Down, Lemolo, 9pm, WOW Hall. $15.

Outdoors/Recreation Wii Bowling, 1:30-3pm, Petersen Barn Center, 870 Berntzen Rd., 682-5521. FREE.

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.

Succah Crawl: open Succah, 6:30pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave., info at 514-2571.

Jewish Guide to Life: how Genesis is relevant today, 7:30-9:30pm, http://conscioustorah.com or 514-2571. $10.



wed, oct 19

Sunrise 7:32am; Sunset 6:22pm , Av High 63; Av Low 41

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

Benefits Oregon Imaging Centers: Pinktini, benefit for Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, ages 21 & up, 5:30-8:30pm, Lewis & Clark Catering, 2210 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., reg. oregonimaging.com $5 door, adv. FREE.

Film Movie Appreciation Group: Tootsie (1982), 1pm, Willamalane Adult Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd.

Norwegian Film Series: The Snow Cave Man (2010), 6-9pm, Pacific 115, UO. FREE.

Food/Drink The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Gatherings 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.

Friends of Buford Park & Mount Pisgah Fall Celebration, 6-8pm, Vet’s Memorial Building Ballroom, 1626 Willamette St., reg. www.bufordpark.org

Peace by Piece: gala evening of desserts that will recognize two individuals and an organization with the PeaceBuilder Award, 6-8pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave., www.communitymediationservices.com

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

Health “Get Yourself Tested” STD Clinic, under age 30, 8-11am & 1-4pm, Room 310, 151 W. 7th Ave. 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.

Sensory Storytime, 1pm, downtown library. FREE.

Family Night: Fiddlin’ Sue Band, 6-7:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Ron Coleman & Paul Baker on “Working w/Voices,” 6:30-8:30pm, LCC Center for Meeting & Learning. FREE.

Panel discussion on international human rights w/Sister Helen Prejean, 7pm, Lillis 111, UO. FREE.

William Adler on The Man Who Never Died: The Life, Times, and Legacy of Joe Hill, American Labor Icon, 7pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. FREE.

Music Oasis Saxophone Quartet, 8pm, Beall Hall, UO. $10, $8.

Boom Chick, rockabilly, 8:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Blackberry Bushes, Tom Heinl, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

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

Drop-in Skateboarding Class, 3:30-5:30pm, U.S. Sportsplex, 4540 Commerce St., 682-5329. $8.

Social Dance Modern Square Dance w/Bob Ewing, casual clothing, no partner needed, 7-8:30pm, Emerald Square Dance Center, 2095 Yolanda Ave., Spfd. $2., under 18 FREE.



thurs, oct 20

Sunrise 7:34am; Sunset 6:21pm , Av High 62; Av Low 41

Film Red, 2-4:30pm, Campbell Center, 155 High St. FREE.

Documentary showing & discussion, Does Microfinance Work? A conversation between Danish filmmaker Tom Heinemann & UO anthropologist Lamia Karim, 7pm, PLC 180, UO, 346-1521. FREE.

Food/Drink Extreme Beer Tasting: Stone Brewing: We’re Not Humble, 4-6pm, Supreme Bean, 2864 Willamette St. FREE. 

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Lane County Farmers’ Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Gatherings League of Women Voters of Lane County: Kappy Eaton, Rep. Jean Cowan & Rep. Phil Barnhart on the 2012 legislative session, 11:30am-1:30pm, Hilton Garden Inn, 3528 Gateway St., Spfd. $13 lunch, program FREE.

Springfield City Club: “Thoughts from Five Mayors Past & Present, 11:45am-1pm, Willamalane Center, 250 S. 32nd St., Spfd., www.springfieldcityclub.org $10, mem. FREE.

Women’s Advisory Council for Youth Ages 10-18, 4-5:30pm, Ophelia’s Place, 1577 Pearl St., www.opheliasplace.net

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

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

Nearby Nature Pumpkin Carving, help carve 70-90 pumpkins, bring tools, 3-5pm, Park Host Residence, Alton Baker Park, reg. 687-9699.

Lectures/Classes Genealogy, online resources, 2pm, downtown library, reg. 682-5450. FREE.

Capitalism & the Common Good Conference: B.S. Chimni, “Capitalism, Imperialism & International Law in the 21st Century,” 6pm, room 175 Knight Law, UO. 

Music SHOcase: David Lomond, 11:15am, Hult Center. FREE.

Eve Beglarian, 1pm, Music 178, UO. FREE.

Kenji Iota, acoustic, 4pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Ryan Adams, 7:30pm, The Shedd, www.theshedd.org $39.

Eugene Symphony: Pomp & Circumstance w/Andrew Sewell, 8pm, Hult Center. $15-$55.

Jeffrey Foucault, singer-songwriter, 8:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. $10.

Left Coast Country, Alder Street All-Stars, acoustic, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation GEARs Bike Ride: McKenzie View & Sunderman, 36 miles, 9am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Drop-in Kayaking continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Rock Climbing continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13. 

Walk with Us continues. See Thursday, Oct. 13.

Theater Peppermint Mocha; through Oct. 22, 5pm, Pocket Playhouse, UO. FREE.

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

Communicating Doors continues. See Friday.

Volunteer Friends of Trees Crew Leader Training, 6-8:30pm, First United Methodist Church Room 29, 1376 Olive St., 632-3683. FREE.



corvallis events

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

Thursday, Oct. 13 Deliciously Slow Yoga, Tuesdays & Thursdays 8:30-10am, 1165 N.W. Monroe, Corvallis, heartandsoulwellness.com

Blood Pressure Screening by appt., 9-10am, Corvallis Senior Center, 2601 N.W. Tyler Ave., reg. 766-6959. FREE.

Corvallis-OSU Symphony: Local Virtuosos, 7:30pm, LaSells Stewart Center, OSU. $15-$30.

Tracy Daugherty: Just One Catch, 7:30pm, Valley Library, OSU. FREE.

Friday, Oct. 14 Rocking For Ashton benefit concert, see www.mightyoakschildren.com

Music á la Carte: The Toronto Consort, noon, OSU MU. FREE.

Linus Pauling Science Center grand opening, 3pm, 30th Street & Campus Way. FREE.

The Emerald City Jazz Kings: Jukebox Saturday Night, 7:30pm, LaSells Stewart Center. $18-$30.

Saturday, Oct. 15 Piano Recital: David Servias, Benton 303, OSU. FREE.

Sunday, Oct. 16 CoHo Ecovillage Tour & Dedication of Solar Art Installation, 10:15am, 231-0239.

Monday, Oct. 17 Low Vision Support Group, 2pm, Corvallis Senior Center, 2601 N.W. Tyler Ave., 754-1724. FREE.

OSU Socratic Club: “Will the World End Soon? Apocalyptic Visions of the Future,” 7pm, Gilfillan Auditorium, OSU. FREE.

Wednesday, Oct. 19 “Dancing on the Pedals,”  organ music, First United Methodist Church, 11th & Monroe. Don.

Thursday, Oct. 20 Parkinson’s Disease Support Group, 2pm, Corvallis Senior Center, 2601 N.W. Tyler Ave. FREE.



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Springfield Arts Commission Charity Art show, bring artwork to Springfield City Hall 2-5pm Oct. 29, see www.springfieldarscommission.org for info & guidelines.

Call to artists: David Joyce Gallery seeks proposals for “Red, Red the Color of Warm,” fall exhibit, due Nov. 7, 463-3518 or fetherj@lanecc.edu for info.

Greenhill Humane Society seeks submissions to Art for Animals Auction & Benefit, accepted through Nov. 1, see green-hill.org or 689-1503 for info.

Wilderness First Aid Course, 8am-5pm Oct. 15 & 16, Eugene Fire & EMS Training Facility, 682-5329. $220.

Benton County Historical Society Auction opens for bidding on Oct. 15, see www.biddingforgood.com for info.

Auditions for The Underpants, 6pm Monday, Oct. 17, the Very Little Theatre, see www.thevlt.com for info.