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Eugene Weekly : Calendar : 10.20.11



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

Deadline for Calendar and Art in the Galleries submissions are noon on Thursday, a week before the issue that covers your event. Send an e-mail with event, date, time, location and cost to attend to cal@eugeneweekly.com

Director Gorman Bechard will discuss his award-winning documentary about the Replacements, Color Me Obsessed: The potentially true story of the last best band, following the 9 pm screening of the film Thursday, Oct. 20, at the Bijou.

 






thurs, oct 20

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

Film Eugene International Film Festival, today through Sunday, see www.eugenefilmfest.org

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

The White Ribbon, 7pm, Lillis 111, UO. 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 Lane County Farmers’ Market, 10am-3pm today & Thursday, Oct. 27, Mazzi’s, 3377 E. Amazon Dr.

The Corner Market, fresh local produce, noon-6pm today, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Thursday, Oct. 27, 295 River Rd., call 513-4527 for info. 

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

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

Discussion w/Michael Farivar, former medical director of the LCBHS, after viewing The Down Side of High, on effects of marijuana use & mental illness, 6-7:30pm, LCBHS, 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 343-7688. 

Friendly Area Neighbors General Meeting/Elections, 7pm, Washington Recreation Center, 2025 Washington St.

Smart Meters: Pros, cons, science & alternatives, 7-9pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. 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.

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: B.S. Chimni: “Capitalism, Imperialism & International Law in the 21st Century,” 6pm, room 175 Knight Law, UO, conference info at http://waynemorsecenter.uoregon.edu

Reiko Hillyer on “Marking Our Territory: How to Read Local Landscapes,” 6:30pm, Shelton McMurphey Johnson House, 303 Willamette St. $5, SMJ mem. FREE.

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. SOLD OUT.

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.

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. 27, 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. 27, 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. 27, Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Rd. $5.

Social Dance The Gypsy Dancers, 7-9pm, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 166 E. 13th Ave. $2.

Spiritual Yoga Attunement (all levels) w/Dave Curtis, 6:45-8am, Just Breathe, 2868 Willamette St., reg. justbreatheeverybody.com $10 adv., $12 door. 

Theater Peppermint Mocha, 5pm today, tomorrow & Saturday, 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, 8pm today, tomorrow, Saturday & Thursday, Oct. 27; 2pm Sunday; through Oct. 29, The Very Little Theatre, 2350 Hilyard St. $10-$15. 

Trial By Fire TheatreWorks: An Evening w/Paul Calandrino, eight ten-minute plays by local playwright Paul Calandrino, 8pm today, tomorrow & Thursday, Oct. 27, Reality Kitchen, 245 Van Buren St., 514-2522.

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



fri, oct 21

Sunrise 7:35am; Sunset 6:19pm , Av High 62; Av Low 40

Benefits Womenspace: Every Home a Safe Home Open House & Silent Auction, 5:30-7:30pm, 1577 Pearl St., www.womenspaceinc.org $20, two for $35.

Dinner for Cascades Raptor Center, 6-9pm, King Estate Winery, 80854 Territorial Rd., 485-1320. $150.

Peace is Every Step, Meditation in Action: The Life and Work of Thich Nhat Hanh, benefit for Eugene Zendo, 7-9pm, Eugene Zendo, 2190 Garfield St., 302-4576. $10.

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

Dance Belly dance show, family-friendly, Jarro Azul, 764 Blair Blvd., 344-0650. Don.

Film Movie Matinee, 1:45-3:45pm, Petersen Barn, 870 Berntzen Rd., 682-5521. $1.

InterWeave Movie Night: Edie & Thea: A Very Long Engagement, 6pm potluck, 7pm movie, Unitarian Universalist Church, 477 E. 40th Ave. FREE.

Eugene International Film Festival continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

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

Vegan Potluck, bring place settings, no animal products, 7pm, McNail-Riley House, 601 W. 13th Ave., 341-1690.

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

Gatherings City Club of Eugene: “Welcoming Baby to Eugene: Varieties of Birthing Experiences,” 11:50am-1:30pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave. $5, mem. FREE.

Make a Scene: Activating Local Arts & Culture Media, 6-8pm, New Day Bakery, 449 Blair Blvd. 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.

Health Shades of Pink, women’s health & wellness fair, Race for the Cure packet pick-up, 4:30-8:30pm, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. 6th Ave., www.shadesofpink.com FREE.

Kids/Families 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.

Lectures/Classes ShelterCare Consumer Council w/David Oaks, 2pm, Uhlhorn Program, 689 W. 13th Ave., 345-4244.

Eugene Natural History Society: Tobias Policha on “Draculas in the Mist: Fungal Mimicry in Orchid Pollination,” 7:30pm, Willamette 100, UO. FREE.

Music Open Jazz Jam w/the Free JazzTrio, 5-7pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

The Campbell Brothers, 7:30pm, The Shedd. $24-$36.

The Emerald City Jazz Kings: Jukebox Saturday Night, 7:30pm, Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St., Florence. $26, $16 youth.

“How to Woo a Woman: A 17th-Century Guide,” English & Italian lute songs performed by Catherine Olson, 7:30pm, Collier House, UO. $9-$12 sug. don.

Chuck Pyle, 8pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. $16.50 adv., $17 door.

The Green, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, Chris Boomer, Hawaiian reggae, 8pm, WOW Hall. $13 adv., $15 door.

MOsley WOtta, Hurtbird, hip hop, 9pm, Cozmic Pizza. $6.

Ryan MontBleau, Jason Spooner, rock, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $7.

On the Air “The Sunday Morning Hangover TV Show,” Mark Growden tours the Eugene area & plays a set in KWVA studios including Handlebars & shrutie box, 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. 

Friday Evening Dance, for adults 50 & up, 7:30-9:30pm, Willamalane Center, 215 W. C St., Spfd. $5, $6 out-of-district.

Halloween Dance, 7:30-8pm rounds, 8-10pm mainstream squares, Emerald Square Dance Center, 2095 Yolanda St., Spfd., 726-8785.

Middle School Dance for Springfield middle school students w/IDs, 7:30-10pm, Memorial Building, 765 A St., Spfd. $6.

Boomer Dance, music by Riffle, 8-11pm, Eagles on the Green, 1375 Irving Rd. $7, $5 mem.

Friday Night Dance, waltz, 8-10pm, StaverDanceSport, 41 E. 6th Ave. $10.

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

Spiritual Yoga Attunement (all levels) w/Dave Curtis, 6:45-8am, Just Breathe, 2868 Willamette St., reg. justbreatheeverybody.com $10 adv., $12 door. 

Dances of Universal Peace, Special Guest Leader Aslan Sattler, 7pm, Friends Meeting House, 2274 Onyx, 688-4134. Don.

Meet & Greet, Discussion on Theta Healing by Kathleen Krantz, 7pm, Metamorphosis Spirit, 797 Hwy 99 N, 844-2339. FREE.

Theater I Remember Mama, 7pm today & tomorrow, 2pm Sunday, Elmira Grange, Horn Rd., Elmira. $10, $5 kids & seniors.

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

Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog, 8pm today & tomorrow; through Oct. 29, Upstart Crow Studios, 855 W. 1st Ave., www.upstartcrowstudios.org $10.

Spring Awakening, 8pm today & tomorrow; through Nov. 5, Actors Cabaret, 996 Willamette St., www.actorscabaret.org $16-$41.95.

Communicating Doors continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

An Evening w/Paul Calandrino continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

Peppermint Mocha continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.



sat, oct 22

Sunrise 7:36am; Sunset 6:17pm , Av High 61; Av Low 40

Art/Craft Stop-in-Studio: Studio Portraits Using the Hensche Approach w/Farley Craig, 2-4pm, The Duck Store.

Benefits “First Films for First Book,” family-friendly films, benefit for First Book, 11am, Valley River Center Regal Cinemas, tickets at Dot Dotson’s, 1668 Willamette St.

“Ridgeline Rising,” benefit for Ridgeline Montessori Public Charter School’s efforts to buy a new school building, 11am-3pm, Southtowne Shoppes, 27th & Oak, 

Young Writers Association Scare-A-Thon, 1-4pm, Barnes & Noble, 1163 Valley River Center., www.ywalane.org FREE.

Vision Quest Fundraiser: silent auction, music, dancing, massage, libations & hors d’oeurves for cornea transplant for Greg Ewing, 6-10pm, 1397 Willamette St. $20 sug. don.

LASC’s 8th annual “Close the SOA” benefit concert w/Singer-storyteller Tom Rawson & Eugene Peace Choir, 7-9pm, Eugene Friends Meeting House, 2274 Onyx St.

Comedy Brickwall Comedy Club: Alex Elkin continues. See Friday.

Dance Ballet Fantastique: Incendio, 7:30pm today, 2:30pm tomorrow, Hult Center. $27-$33.

MEDGE Fall Festival, Middle Eastern Dance workshops beginning at noon, evening performance w/featured performers, shows begin at noon, Soulfire 8:30pm, Cozmic Pizza, www.medge.org $6.

Film Occupy Eugene: Michael Moore’s Capitalism: A Love Story, 1:30pm, Unitarian Universalist Church, 477 E. 40th Ave.

What if Cannabis Cured Cancer, 2pm, downtown library, 844-1220. FREE.

Eugene International Film Festival continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

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.

Produce Stand, 10am-2pm, FOOD for Lane County’s Youth Farm, 705 Flamingo Ave., www.foodforlanecounty.org, 343-2822.

Spencer Creek Community Growers’ Market, live music & wi-fi, 10am-4pm, Spencer Creek Grange, 86013 Lorane Hwy., spencercreekgrange.org

Harvest Fest: cider pressing, pumpkin carving, demonstrations on fermenting foods & soil building, produce sale & local foods pot-luck, 2-4pm, FOOD for Lane County’s Churchill Community Garden, 2200 Bailey Hill Rd., www.foodforlanecounty.org, 343-2822. FREE.

Gatherings Saturday Market, 10am-5pm, 10am Rich Glauber, 11am Edison Elementary Choir, noon Bridget Wolf, 1pm Cady Finlayson & Vita Tanga, 2pm The Wainwright Brothers, 3:30pm Robert & The Moonlighters, 8th & Oak, see www.eugenesaturdaymarket.org for info. FREE.

Oregon Education Association: march & rally to support teachers & children, 11:55am, Hilton Hotel, 66 E. 6th Ave.

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

Willamette Valley NORML Chapter Public Meeting, 2pm, 687 River Ave. FREE.

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

Cuentos y Canciones: Stories & Songs in Spanish, 11am, Bethel Branch Library, 1990 Echo Hollow Rd. FREE.

Masquerade Family Day, noon-4pm, UO Museum of Natural & Cultural History, 1680 E. 15th Ave. $5 per family, mem. FREE.

Dog Tale Time, grades 1-6, 2-3:30pm, downtown library, reg. 682-8316. FREE.

Nearby Nature Haunted Hike, 5:30-9pm, Alton Baker Park, reg. www.nearbynature.org $5, mem. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Eugene Financial Planning Day, 9am-4pm, Willamette High School, 1801 Echo Hollow Dr., reg. www.financialplanningdays.org FREE.

Oregon Genealogical Society Fall 2011 Seminar w/Peggy Baldwin, 9am-4pm, Eagles on the Green, 1375 Irving Rd. $50.

Last of 3 Mini Workshops on Yi Jin Jing, “where Kung Fu meets Yoga,” 10am, J-Tea International, 2778 Friendly St.

Worm Bin Composting Workshops & Compost Basics, includes pre-assembled worm bin, worm & bedding, 10am, EWEB, 500 E. 4th Ave., reg. 344-5859. FREE.

American Association of University Women: Terry McDonald, executive director of St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County, 10:30am, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 777 Coburg Rd. FREE.

Off-Track Betting Class, learn how to bet on horses, 5pm, Trackstirs Sports Bar & Grill, 3350 Gateway St., Spfd., 726-1261. FREE.

How churches in our community can work together to help those in need, 7pm, Valley Covenant Church, 3636 W. 18th Ave., 686-8651.

Literary Arts M.T. Anderson, 2pm, downtown library. FREE.

Ashland poets Jonah Bornstein, Amy MacLennan, Liz Robinson & Alan Peterson, 5pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. FREE.

Music Festival of Bands, high school marching band competition, 8:30am-10pm, Autzen Stadium. $15, $10 stu. & sr., family 4-pack $35.

Little Symphony & Junior Orchestra Play-a-thon Performance, 11am, 5th Street Public Market.

“Keeping it in Perspective,” art talk by David Chelsea, noon, UO Baker Center, 325 E. 10th Ave. FREE.

Bethel Evans, Native American flute, 2pm, 10th & Olive. FREE.

“Alterations: Flute Music by Bach, Gaubert, Franck & Copland,” 4pm, downtown library. FREE.

Acapella Showcase w/Mind the Gap, 7pm, Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave. $8, $5 stu. & kids.

The Blue Skies Big Band w/the fabulous Jewel Tones, 7pm, Cottage Grove High School, 1375 S. River Rd., Cottage Grove. $13, $10 stu. & sr.

Chimaira, Impending Doom, Rise to Remain, Revocation, nu metal, 7pm, McDonald Theatre. $16 adv., $20 day of.

April Verch, 8pm, The Laboratory, 2645 Willamette St. $16.50 adv., $17 door.

Dean Kramer, piano, 8pm, Beall Hall, UO. $10, $8.

Kites & Crows, Betty & the Boy, Whiskey Spots, acoustic, 9:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $5.

Outdoors/Recreation Day-long Saturday Sitting Meditation, 9am-4pm, Green Phoenix Institute, 352 W. 12th Ave. $20-$50 sug. don.

GEARs Bike Ride: Jasper via Weyerhauser Rd., 41 miles, 9am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Yoga for total beginners w/Dave Curtis, 10:30am-noon, Just Breathe, 2868 Willamette St., reg. 515-3614. $10 adv., $15 door. 

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

Van donation ceremony, free barbecue & adoption event, Greenhill adoptable dogs on site, noon-4pm, Kadel’s Auto Body Shop, 1700 W. 2nd Ave., green-hill.org

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

Eugene Folklore Society Contra Dance, 7:30pm beginners lesson, 8pm dance, Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School, 1510 W. 14th Ave.

Spiritual Saraha Nyingma Buddhist Center Open House & Dakini practice ceremony, 4-5:30pm open house, 6-9pm ceremony, 477 E. 40th Ave., saraha.org

GAIA Yoga: Finding the Personal Connection Between Yoga & Nature w/Dave Curtis, 1-5pm, reg. 515-3614. $35-$70.

Theater Opal Is A Diamond, 7pm today & Monday, 2pm tomorrow, Westridge School, 46433 Westfir Rd., Westfir, 782-5701. $5, $3 stu.

Communicating Doors continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

Peppermint Mocha continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

Cabaret continues. See Friday. 

Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog continues. See Friday.

I Remember Mama continues. See Friday.



Spring Awakening continues. See Friday.

Volunteer EWEB 100 Year Anniversary Planting, 100 trees for EWEB’s 100 Year Anniversary, 9am-1pm, EWEB Roosevelt Operation Center, 4200 Roosevelt Blvd., 632-3683. FREE.

Civic Stadium cleanup, bring gloves, gardening tools & water, weather permitting, 10am-noon, email scscivic@gmail.com for info.

Greenhill Humane Society Volunteer Orientation, 1-2pm, 88530 Green Hill Rd., reg. 689-1503.



sun, oct 23

Sunrise 7:38am; Sunset 6:16pm, Av High 61; Av Low 40

Art/Craft Kind Tree Mask Making Party, 2-6pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Benefits A Far West Folkfest of Our Own w/Joanne Rand, David Rogers, Jim Page, Beth Wood, Kathy Marshal, Chico Schwall, David Nigel Lloyd, David Helfand, benefit for Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. Don.

Coral Extravaganza, fundraiser for the Wesley Center, on-campus reconciling community, 5pm, First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St. FREE.

Dance Ballet Fantastique: Incendio continues. See Saturday.

Film Eugene International Film Festival continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

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

Gatherings Mankind Project: Circle of Men, introduction to a contemporary men’s group, 9am-4:30pm, Avalon Lodge, 5210 Canyon Dr., reg. 736-6316. FREE.

Picc-A-Dilly Flea Market, 10am-4pm, Lane County Fairgrounds, 796 W. 13th Ave., 683-5589. $1.50.

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

Kids/Families Scarecrow Building & Pumpkin Carving Workshop, 1-3pm, Mount Pisgah Arboretum White Oak Pavilion, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd., 747-3817. $5 per scarecrow and/or pumpkin.

All About Birds for Kids, 3pm, downtown library. FREE.

KindTree Mask Making Party & Talent Show, 3-5:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5, $20 family.

Music Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet, 3pm, Beall Hall, UO. $17-$42.

David Nigel Lloyd, Celtic balladeer, David Helfand, Celtic harpist, 8pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. Don.

Veretski Pass, Klezmer, 8pm, Beall Hall, UO. $12, $8.

Laura Kemp, Katie Henry, Peter Wilde, in the round, 8:30pm, Sam Bond’s. $6.

Joe Rathburn & Tyler Fortier, Americana, 8:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. $5.

Passafire w/Tatanka, reggae, 9pm, WOW Hall. $10 adv., $12 door.

On the Air Live Eugene performance: Claus Sogaard Anderson, 11am, KWVA 88.1FM.

Outdoors/Recreation Obsidians: hike Silver Falls, 7 miles; Tamolitch Pool to Clear Lake, 10.5 miles; bike McKenzie View/Coburg Bottom Loop, 20 miles, info & sign up obsidians.org

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, 7:30am, Autzen Stadium, www.komenoregon.org

Sierra Club Many Rivers Group: hike Brice Creek Trail, bring plenty of food and water, wear sturdy shoes & dress in layers including rain jacket, 8:45am, South Eugene High School, 400 E. 19th Ave., 408-307-1332.

GEARs Bike Ride: Veneta via Bolton Hill Rd., 45 miles, 9am, Alton Baker Park, www.eugenegears.org FREE.

Pets Howl-o-Ween Pet Costume Party, Halloween pet photos, 1-4pm, Curious Canine, 5th Street Market. $20.

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 Ngondro, The Preliminary Practices: Mandala by Lama Sonam Dargye, park on West Amazon, 9am-4pm, Kagyu Dakshang Chuling, 917 E. 43rd Ave. $30.

Theater Communicating Doors continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

Cabaret continues. See Friday.

I Remember Mama continues. See Friday.



mon, oct 24

Sunrise 7:39am; Sunset 6:14pm , Av High 60; Av Low 40

Benefits Hypnotherapy for Stress Reduction, 7:15-8:45pm, Just Breathe, 2868 Willamette St., www.yeshypnosisworks.com FREE w/don. for FOOD for Lane County.

Gatherings Haunted Hayride, today through Wednesday, Dorris Ranch, tickets 736-4544.

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 group for people w/mood disorders, 7-8:30pm, First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St.

SASS Monday Night Drop-in Group, for all 18+, female-identified survivors of sexual assault & 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.

Kids/Families Little Monsters’ Bash, ages preschool-6, come in costume, 7pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. FREE.

Lectures/Classes Oregon’s Achievement Gap w/Eugene 4J Superintendent Sheldon Berman, 7-8pm, River Road Elementary School, 120 W. Hilliard Lane.

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

The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Egypt Central, Burn Halo, hard rock, 7pm, WOW Hall. $15 adv., $17 door.

On the Air City Club of Eugene: “Welcoming Baby to Eugene: Varieties of Birthing Experiences,” 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.



tues, oct 25

Sunrise 7:40am; Sunset 6:13pm , Av High 60; Av Low 40

Benefits Personal Power ... Personal Peace w/Kris King, benefit for True Colors Leadership Camp for teens scholarship fund 7-9pm, 275 W. 5th Ave., reg. 683-8540. $10.

Film Acting Together on the World Stage, 10am-noon, Ben Linder Room, UO EMU. FREE. 

What if Cannabis Cured Cancer, 6pm, downtown library, 844-1220. FREE.

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

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

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.

Support group for partners of people w/Parkinson’s disease, 1:30pm, near Cafe Yumm, Oakway Center, 341-3982.

Supernova: Valley Girls & Fresas in Mexico: Does everybody talk like Paris Hilton? 7pm, PLC 180, UO. FREE.

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

Haunted Hayride continues. See Monday.

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

Lectures/Classes Caring For The Caregiver, 11am-noon, Campbell Center, 155 High St., reg. 682-5318. FREE.

“Stopping Oregon Sprawl: From the Mockery of Ad Hockery to the Rule of Law,” 5:30-6:30pm, Law School 141, UO. FREE.

“I Lost My Keys — Have I Lost My Mind?” differences between normal memory loss & dementia, 6pm, Sheldon Branch Library, 1566 Coburg Rd. FREE.

Lane County Audubon Society: birding adventure in northern Colombia w/Jim Regali, 7:30pm, Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St.

Literary Arts Fall Poetry Reading: Crystal Williams, Ce Rosenow & Rick McMonagle, 7-9pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. 

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

Bluegrass Jam, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. FREE.

Shellac w/Helen Money, rock, WOW Hall. $13 adv., $15 door.

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



wed, oct 26

Sunrise 7:41am; Sunset 6:11pm , Av High 60; Av Low 40

Art/Craft Art Lunch, noon-1pm, Amazon Center, 2700 Hilyard St. FREE.

Visionary Artists’ Network, first meeting, mind mapping, brain storming, vision sharing & collaboration, 6pm, 31190 Fox Ridge.

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

Benefits Track Town Pizza Pie Benefit Day for Nearby Nature, mandatory flyer at www.nearbynature.org

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

Coast Fork Willamette Watershed Council Movie Night: Aldo Leopold & a Land Ethic for Our Time, 7pm, Arcade Theater, 513 Main St., Cottage Grove. Don.

Food/Drink The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

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.

Downtown Initiative for the Visual Arts (DIVA) annual meeting, 7pm, DIVA Center, 280 W. Broadway.

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

Haunted Hayride continues. See Monday.

Health Belknap Hot Springs Fibromyalgia Retreat, transportation, group classes, a healthy lunch, swimming in the hot springs, professional Willamette Pain Management team, family members & caregivers welcome, 8:30am-5:30pm, Willamette Medical Center, 2401 River Rd., reg. 344-8469. $75.

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.

Creative Crafts Classes for Girls ages 10-18, 3:30-5pm, Ophelia’s Place, 1577 Pearl St., reg. 284-4333. $5.

Day of the Dead Mask Making Workshop w/Samuel Beccera, part 2, painting the mask, 4:30-5:30pm, Springfield Library, 225 5th St., Spfd. 

Family Night: Invincible Vince, 6-8pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

Lectures/Classes The Chiapas Photography Project: Mirror to Our World, 3pm, EMU Fir Room, UO, http://cllas.uoregon.edu FREE.

Changing Anger: Anger & Stress Management for Every Parent, 6-8pm Wednesdays, reg. 344-0620. Sliding scale, childcare FREE.

Thinking About Starting A Business? 6pm, downtown library. FREE.

Bernie Mayer: “Staying with Conflict: The Challenge of Engagement in the Face of Enduring Disputes,” 7pm, UO Law. FREE.

Literary Arts Diana Abu-Jaber reading & book signing, Birds of Paradise, 7pm, Knight Library browsing room, UO. FREE.

Music Jazz Lab Bands, 7:30pm, Living Learning Center, UO. $7, $5.

The John Scofield Jazz Quartet, 7:30pm, The Shedd. $29-$37.

Robert Wynia w/Michael Shapiro, singer-songwriters, 8pm, WOW Hall. $10 adv., $12 door.

Skrillex, 8pm, McDonald Theatre, SOLD OUT.

Moo Got 2, rock, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $1-$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.

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



thurs, oct 27

Sunrise 7:43am; Sunset 6:10pm , Av High 59; Av Low 40

Benefits Sawyer House collection of teddy bears for pediatric unit, 2pm, 1155 Darlene Lane, www.alcco.com

Film Warren Miller’s Like There’s No Tomorrow, 6pm & 9pm, McDonald Theatre. 

Jerichow, 7pm, Lillis 111, UO. FREE.

Food/Drink Extreme Beer Tasting: Ninkasi Total Tap Takeover, 4-6pm, Supreme Bean, 2864 Willamette St. FREE. 

The Corner Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

Lane County Farmers’ Market continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

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

Many Rivers Group Sierra Club Beer Social, 6:30-8:30pm, Rogue Ales Public House, 844 Olive St., 302-4476.

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 Oregon Wild photo presentation, 6-8pm, Cozmic Pizza. FREE.

EVEN: “Debunking the 10 Myths of Veganism” w/Orestes Gutierrez, 7pm, McNail-Riley House, 601 W. 13th Ave., www.eugeneveg.org FREE.

Literary Arts Teen Book Group: Rot & Ruin by Jonathan Maberry, 4-5pm, downtown library. FREE.

Tween Scene Book Group: Gilda Joyce, Psychic Investigator by Jennifer Allison, 4-5pm, downtown library. FREE.

Steven Shankman: Poems on Rembrandt on the Hebrew Bible, 6pm, downtown library. FREE.

Music “Songs of Love and Murder,” Hans Araki & Kathryn Claire, CD release, Celtic, 7:30pm, Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. $7.50.

Broh-Taylor Band, blues, 8:30pm, Cozmic Pizza. $3.

Baitball, The Ferns, rock, 9pm, Sam Bond’s. $1-$5.

Mac Miller, People Under the Stairs, Casey Veggies, hip hop, 9pm, WOW Hall. SOLD OUT.

Outdoors/Recreation Drop-in Kayaking continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

Rock Climbing continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20. 

Walk with Us continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.

Theater Popvich Comedy Pet Theater w/rescued animals, 7pm, Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St., Florence. $19, $12 youth.

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

An Evening w/Paul Calandrino continues. See Thursday, Oct. 20.



corvallis events

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

Thursday, Oct. 20 Deliciously Slow Yoga, Tuesdays & Thursdays 8:30-10am, 1165 N.W. Monroe, Corvallis, heartandsoulwellness.com

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



Friday, Oct. 21 Music á la Carte: Roger Kaza, noon, OSU MU. FREE.

Run, Walk, N’ Roll, 3pm, MU Quad, OSU. FREE.

Magic Barrel: A Reading to Fight Hunger, proceeds to Linn Benton Food Share, 7pm, Corvallis High School Theater, 1400 N.W. Buchanan. $7 sug. don.

Sunday, Oct. 23 Corvallis Repertory Singers, 3pm, First United Methodist Church, 1165 N.W. Monroe St., www.repsing.com

Monday, Oct. 24 Kay Redfield Jamison on her research in the mental health field, 7pm, LaSells Stewart Center, OSU.

Tuesday, Oct. 25 “An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods & Madness” w/Kay Redfield Jamison, 9-10:30am, CH2M-Hill ballroom, OSU. FREE.

Wednesday, Oct. 26 How to Die in Oregon, 7pm, LaSells Stewart Center, OSU. FREE.

Warren Miller’s  Like There’s No Tomorrow, 7:30pm, Austin Auditorium, OSU. 

Thursday, Oct. 27 Cuban Movie Night: Animales de la Musica Cubana, 7pm, Darkside Cinema, 215 SW 4th St. $7, $5 stu.



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Springfield Public Library’s 2011 Teen Short Story Writing Contest, due Oct. 29, 1200 words or less, see wheremindsgrow.org/teens.html for info.

Sequential Bio-fuel fundraiser for leukemia patient Landen Stiner, 5 percent of store purchases & 5 cents per gallon, mention his name to donate.

Greater Eugene Chorus invites women to join Christmas Chorus, rehearsals begin Monday, Oct. 24, see www.greatereugenechorus.org