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THURSDAY JUNE 23

The Astoria Thumping Thursday w/DJ Britz & Guests-9; n/c

Allan Bros Open Mic®7; Acoustic

Axe & Fiddle Lonesome Randall, Bobby Joe Ebola & the Children MacNuggits®7; •50s & •60s rock, n/c

Cowfish "Everybody” w/Sassy Mouff, DJ Heshe®9; Mash-up


Activism on Fire
ELF documentary asks just what is a terrorist
by Camilla Mortensen

 

Impressions of the Ordinary


Paean to Paris
Woody Allen goes time-traveling
by Molly Templeton

 

One Hot Open Mic

For nine years the Monroe Street Café hosted an open mic night that brought the west Eugene neighborhoods together as a community. When that joint closed down, the musicians, poets and performers who frequented the open mic each Wednesday night went searching for a new place to gather.


Books:
This Lady Aint Kiddin
History mixes with unflinching memoir in Never In My Wildest Dreams

Arts Shorts:
Arts Shorts

Signs of Hope

 

BMuy Caliente Summer Edition

by Gustavo Arellano


All exhibits free unless otherwise noted.

OPENINGS/RECEPTIONS

Backstreet Gallery Mixed Media by Donna Allen, reception from 3-5pm Saturday, June 11, through June 30. 1421 Bay, Florence

Cowfish Art by Ila Kriegh, through July 14. 62 W. Broadway


EVERY DAY COUNTS

Last year 13,129 children in Oregon spent at least one day in foster care. These abused or neglected children depend on the child welfare system and the community to ensure that they live in safe, healthy and permanent homes.


Viewpoint:
An Unfair Stigma

Few with mental illness are violent

Living Out:
Goodnight Moon

Letters to the Editor

 

 


An Unfair Stigma
Few with mental illness are violent
By Elizabeth Gerrity

The Value of Vets
Is Eugene caring for its female veteran population?
By Alexandra Notman


Movies:
Mutant and Proud, Sorta Maybe

Well, its better than X-Men 3

Movies:
A Cup of (G.I.) Joe

UO profs film reveals Grounds for Resistance

 

 

 

 

Staring at Sound


Goodnight Moon
By sally sheklow

In the great beige room
There was a bedside phone
A get-well balloon
A sixth-floor view of ã


Music:
Sleaze on Stage
Rodgers & Harts foray into complexity comes to The Shed

Music:
Music Shorts
Bad Mitten Orchestre, Anna Gilbert, Jessiah Soul

 

 


THURSDAY JUNE 9

The Astoria Thumping Thursday w/DJ Britz & Guests-9; n/c

Axe & Fiddle Harmed Brothers, Hot Milk-7:30; Americana, n/c

beanery Open Mic®7; n/c

Black Forest Mudpuppy, Junior Soapbox, Lowground®10; Bluegrass