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'Beauty and the Beast'

• Theater: The CSD Theaters production of "Disney's Beauty and the Beast" continues its run this weekend at the Corvallis High School theater, 1400 NW Buchanan Ave. (Pictured above: Madelyn Clark, a Corvallis High School senior who plays Belle.) For ticket information, go to the website CSDTheater.com or call 541-750-7990. 

Thursday: Socks in the Frying Pan

• Concert: The Whiteside's run of outstanding Irish music shows continues Thursday with the trio Socks in the Frying Pan, with Aodán Coyne on guitar and vocals and the Hayes brothers: Shane on accordion and Fiachra on fiddle and banjo. The group blends Irish traditional melodies with its own personal flair, scoring critical acclaim and awards, including "New Band of the Year" from the Irish Music Association. The show starts at 7 p.m. at the Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Tickets are $30 advance reserved; $20, general admission. Information/tickets: https://www.whitesidetheatre.org/live-events.html.

Thursday: Author Eli Saslow

• Lecture: Pulitzer Prize-winning author Eli Saslow will speak on "White Nationalism, the Academy and the Nation,” at 4:30 p.m. at The LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Saslow's new book is “Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist," a fascinating account  about the transformation of the one-time heir to America's white nationalist movement. The event is free. Book sales and signing follow. Information: www.liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/shpr.

• Weekend: 'Daddy's Girl'

• Theater: The comedy “Daddy’s Girl” wraps up its run at the Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W. with performances March 1 and 2. Albany Civic veteran Scott Harvey directs Gary Ray Stapp’s comedy about Benard Mulvoovy, proprietor of Maudie’s Diner, and what happens when his deceased wife enlists a mischievous angel to reunite him with their daughter. Admission: $14 adult; $11 junior and senior. Information: 541-928-4603 or visit http://www.albanycivic.org/.

THURSDAY 

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — Free Range Open Mic, 8:30 p.m. Free.

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Albert Nicholas, country and Americana, 8 p.m.

Downtown Dog — Rae Gordon, blues, 6 p.m. $10.

Fifth Street Growlers — Tap Takeover: Wolves & People Farmhouse Brewery, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Jim Carr, acoustic guitar and vocals, 7 p.m.

Margin Coffee — Coffee with a Cop, 9 a.m.

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Lebanon Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays, Lebanon Senior Center, 80 Tangent St. Proceeds benefit the Lebanon Public Library. Information: 541-258-4919.

Early Childhood Storytime: Barnyard Animals, 10 to 11 a.m., every second and fourth Thursday, Scio Public Library, 38957 NW First Ave., Scio. Introduce babies, toddlers and preschoolers to interactive skills such as reading, listening, and social interactions. Information: 503-394-3342.

Guitar Group, 10:10 a.m., Community Outreach, Inc., 865 NW Reiman Ave., Corvallis. Meets every Thursday. Group of guitar players of all skill levels; learn and share music, engage in conversations and try new jams. Information: tpos@communityoutreachinc.org.

Family Tree Relief Nursery Annual Children’s Legacy luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Albany Boys & Girls Club, 1215 Hill St. SE. “The Journey: A Child’s Story,” will celebrate the successes of families and children and offer education about Family Tree. Tickets: $15. Information/tickets: http://www.familytreern.org/join-us-our-annual-legacy-luncheon or https://www.facebook.com/events/378284642938623/.

“How and Why We Trust: Does Your Face Tell Your Story?" Second Annual GradX, 4 to 6 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Zoe Alley, Ph.D. candidate in psychology, will discuss her research in a format inspired by TED talks and the “Inspiration Dissemination” radio show. Free. Information: https://lasells.oregonstate.edu/event/sps-phd-candidate-psychology-zoe-alley-how-and-why-we-trust-does-your-face-tell-your-story-2nd.

Plinkiewisch Scholarship exhibition reception, 4 p.m., Fairbanks Gallery of Art, Fairbanks Hall, 220 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Multimedia exhibit, “Living With…”, explores topics from living with a rescue dog to living with mental illnesses. Exhibit runs March 4 through March 28. Gallery is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Information: http://bit.ly/2XrZ3U9.

“White Nationalism, the Academy and the Nation,” 4:30 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Conversation with author and Pulitzer Prize-winner Eli Saslow. a regular contributor to The Washington Post and author of “Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist.” Free. Book sales and signing follow. Information: www.liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/shpr.

Marketing for Working Artists, 5:30 p.m., The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Last lecture in the Artist Accelerator series taught by Cynthia Spencer. Learn how to market art. Cost: $5 suggested donation. Information: http://bit.ly/2GAiwNk.

Oregon State University Stone Award Book Discussion: “The Underground Railroad,” Part 2, 6 p.m, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, Main Meeting Room, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. OSU Associate Professor Karen Holmberg will lead the discussion on the second third of Colson Whitehead’s novel “The Underground Railroad.” Holmberg, author of two collections of poetry, teaches creative writing for OSU’s undergraduate and MFA programs. Information: http://bit.ly/2tvYz1F.

Ukulele Workshop with the Ukalaliens, 6 p.m., Lebanon Public Library, 55 Academy St. Learn to play the ukulele in an hour. Ukuleles will be provided if participants do not own one. Class is designed for beginners, but seasoned players are welcome. Workshop is for ages 16 and up. Free. Registration is required if loaner ukulele is needed; otherwise, no registration needed. Call 541-258-4926 to register. Information: http://bit.ly/2SQoBM4.

Cocktails and Painting, 6 p.m., Vivacity Spirits, 720 NE Granger Ave., Corvallis. Paint ceramic shot glasses; sample cocktails. Admission includes shot glasses and cocktail lessons. Cost: $39 per person. Information/registration: https://paintandwinecorvallis.com/?fbclid=IwAR1TdR8UCqMXpglKizWlP1IbldWbvwZMuUSAa8AhUuHw7ChQaw8r9yGtycM.

Corvallis New Horizons Band, 6:15 p.m. Thursdays. The New Horizons Band welcomes players at all levels. Admission is a quarterly tuition fee. Information: 541-224-3428.

Whiteside Celtic Music Series: Socks in the Frying Pan, 7 p.m., Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. An award-winning trio from County Clare on the west coast of Ireland, Socks in the Frying Pan blends Irish traditional melodies with its own personal flair. Cost: $30 advanced reserved; $20, general admission. Information/tickets: https://www.whitesidetheatre.org/live-events.html.

Line and Couples Dance Lessons, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Albany Eagles Lodge, 127 Broadalbin St. N.W., Albany. Open dancing until 10:30 p.m. Music by Vickie’s DJ and Dance. Admission: $4. All ages welcome. Information: 541-926-1159.

Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble and OSU Jazz Ensemble: “From Maxville to Vanport,” 7:30 p.m., OSU, Memorial Union Ballroom, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. The ensemble, a 12-piece chamber orchestra, with vocalist Marilyn Keller, will perform a multimedia work about two little-known Oregon towns and their diverse residents. The OSU Jazz Ensemble. under the direction of Ryan Biesack, will open the show. Free; but tickets recommended. Information/ticket: http://bit.ly/2GS9wlT.

“Daddy’s Girl” at Albany Civic Theater, 7:30 p.m., 111 First Ave. W, Albany. Albany Civic veteran Scott Harvey directs Gary Ray Stapp’s comedy about Benard Mulvoovy, proprietor of Maudie’s Diner, and what happens when his deceased wife enlists a mischievous angel to reunite him with their daughter. Admission: $14 adult; $11 junior and senior. Information: 541-928-4603 or visit http://www.albanycivic.org/.

FRIDAY

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — The Irrelevant Podcast Hosts a Comedy Open Mic, 8:30 p.m. $3.

Downtown Dog — Merkel Music, songwriter, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Randy Williams, guitar & vocals, 7 p.m.

Interzone — Poetics Corvallis Open Mic featuring Harry MacCormack, 7:30 p.m. signup; 8 p.m. event. Free.

Old World Deli — The Hilltop Big Band featuring Sherri Bird on vocals and piano; jazz, Latin and rock, 7:30 p.m.

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Lebanon Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays, Lebanon Senior Center, 80 Tangent St. Proceeds benefit the Lebanon Public Library. Information: 541-258-4919.

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5 years), 10 a.m. Fridays, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Information: 541-766-6794 or thebestlibrary.net.

Toddler Storytime, 10:15 a.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. SE, Albany. Information: 541-917-7583 or library.cityofalbany.net.

Music a la Carte, noon Fridays, OSU Memorial Union Lounge, 2501 S.W. Jefferson Way, Corvallis. Performing this week: OSU Chamber Choir and the Linn-Benton Community College Chamber Choir. Information: 541-737-4061.

Gallery Calapooia featured artist reception: Bill Thompson’s “Layered Vinyl,” 6 to 8 p.m., Gallery Calapooia, 222 First Ave. W., Albany. Process similar to screen printmaking, layered vinyl art is cut from vinyl sheeting with every image a one-off original. Free. Information: 541-971-5701.

Parents’ Night Out, 6 to 10 p.m., Osborn Aquatic Center, 1940 NW Highland Drive, Corvallis. Drop off kids and have an evening on the town. Children ages 3 to 6 will have fun and games in the activity room while children 7 to 12 can go swimming. Healthy snack will be served. Cost: $18 single; $15 multiple; $20 day of registration. Information: https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/osborn/page/parents-night-out-4.

“Disney’s Beauty & the Beast,” 7 p.m., Corvallis High School Main Stage Theater, 1400 NW Buchanan Ave. Stage adaptation of the Disney animated musical. Tickets: $12 adults; $10 seniors; $10 students, 12 to 19; $8 youth, 11 and under; $6 children, 4 and under. All seats are general admission. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2UWftCg.

“Anything Goes,” 7 p.m., West Albany High School, 1130 Queen Ave. SW. A classic musical with lyrics and music by Cole Porter. Admission: $10 standard; $12 premium #2; $15 premium #1. Information/tickets: https://eventswest.ludus.com/index.php.

“Larceny and Old Lace,” 7 p.m., Lebanon Association for Theatre Arts, Lebanon High School Auditorium, 1700 S. Fifth St., Lebanon. Spoof of the old classic “Arsenic and Old Lace.” A comedic tale of deception, piracy, robberies and pandemonium. Tickets are $10 general, $8 students and seniors. Information: http://bit.ly/2U7xmhq.

Ukulele Cabaret (community open mic and jam), 7 to 9 p.m. first Fridays, except July and November, meeting room, First Alternative South Store, 1007 SE Third St., Corvallis. Free open mic and sing-along for ukulele players of all ages and skill levels. Songbooks and instruction provided. Bring snacks to share. Hosted by Suz Doyle and Jeanne Holmes. Information: 541-602-5537.

Corvallis-OSU Piano International lecture and concert: Alpin Hong, “Insights at the Piano: Masters of Metamorphosis,” 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian, 114 SW Eighth St., Corvallis. Pianist Hong will feature several theme and variations sets including “Desperate Measures” by Robert Muczynski and “Pictures at an Exhibition” by Modest Mussorgsky. Admission: $10 advance; $15 door; youth 8 to 18 and college students with valid ID free. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2SzJ6aY.

“The Little Prince,” OSU University Theatre, 7:30 p.m., Withycombe Hall Main Stage, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. From the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, “The Little Prince” is a whimsical tale of a mysterious little prince from another planet. Admission: $12 general; $10 seniors; $8 youth/students; $5 OSU students. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2GQ2FKK.

“Daddy’s Girl” at Albany Civic Theater, 7:30 p.m., 111 First Ave. W, Albany. Albany Civic veteran Scott Harvey directs Gary Ray Stapp’s comedy about Benard Mulvoovy, proprietor of Maudie’s Diner, and what happens when his deceased wife enlists a mischievous angel to reunite him with their daughter. Admission: $14 adult; $11 junior and senior. Information: 541-928-4603 or visit http://www.albanycivic.org/.

Albany Timber Twirlers Square Dance, 7:30 to 10 p.m., first and third Fridays, 738 SE Fifth St., Albany. Caller: Bruce Lowther. Cuer: Sandy Harris. Admission: $5 donation. Information, contact Bev Swearingen, 541-619-2848.

SATURDAY

VENUES

Barsideous Brewing — Joey Briggs/Divided Heaven, 7 p.m.

Bombs Away Cafe — The Return of Linden Wood, 9 p.m. $5.

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Terry Robb and Gary Burford, 8 p.m.

Conversion Brewing Lebanon — Playin’ for Tips, Johnathan Sterling, 8 p.m.

DeMaggio’s Pizza — Beard Contest, 8:30 p.m.

Downtown Dog — Chris Valdez, country, 6 p.m.

Early Dawn Bakery Brownsville — Josephine the Volcano, 6 p.m. $15 suggested donation.

Imagine Coffee — Storytime, 10 a.m.; It’s Not Rocket Surgery, band, 7 p.m.

Schmizza Pizza House — Wild Hog Stringband, 7 p.m.

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BeeVent Pollinator Conference, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Linn County Fair and Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Learn how to host and nurture bees, butterflies and more. Admission: $30. Information/tickets: https://www.linnmastergardeners.com/tickets.html.

Cars and Coffee, 8 to 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 2650 NW Highland Drive, Corvallis. The Corvallis Historic Auto Club hosts the “Cars & Coffee” event the first Saturday of the month. Local classic car owners meet to discuss cars. Free.

Corvallis Indoor Winter Market with music by Dinna Fash, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through April 13, Benton County Fairgrounds, Guerber Hall, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis. Market offers a variety of crafted items, organically grown vegetables and fruits as well as artisan baked breads. Information: 541-740-1542 or locallygrown.org.

Farmers Market at the Warehouse, 9 a.m. to noon. The Warehouse, 315 Lyon St., SE, Albany. Indoor Farmers Market at The Warehouse with locally sourced fresh produce, meat, grains and artisan breads and preserves. Information: 541-704-0076 or visit https://www.facebook.com/thewarehousealbany/.

Native Plant Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis. Focus on pollinator favorites and prairie habitats; a variety of species offered. Orders for plants can be placed online in advance for pickup at market. Information: https://www.bentonswcd.org/programs/plant-sale/.

Albany Rifle and Pistol Club Gun Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Over 400 tables of guns, gun-related supplies and sportsman items from vendors throughout Oregon and Washington. Admission: Free for club members; $7 nonmembers. Information: https://www.arpc.info/gunshow/.

Fun in the Gym: Shamrock Shenanigans, 10 a.m. to noon, Takena Elementary School, 1210 12th Ave. SW, Albany. Children ages two to twelve can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day early with leprechaun snot, traditional Irish music, obstacle course and rainbow crafts. Free. Information: 541-917-7777.

Corvallis-OSU Piano International People and Pianos Celebration, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. A day of talks, readings, and performances, including a 2 p.m. performance of “Rhapsody in Blue” by guest performer Alpin Hong. Free. Information: http://bit.ly/2ICdotB.

Dr. Seuss Read Across America, 10:30 a.m., Heritage Mall, 1895 14th Ave. SE, Albany. Games, prizes and more for school-age children. Free. Information: http://bit.ly/2NuIaDy.

Fourth Annual Beards & Brews, 2 to 5 p.m., Calapooia Brewing Co. 140 Hill St. NE, Albany. Fundraiser for the Northeast Linn County Youth Services Team, which helps children and families in need. Admission is free. Entry free: $20. Vote and raffle tickets: $1 and $5. Information: http://bit.ly/2UaonMf.

“Disney’s Beauty & the Beast,” 2 and 7 p.m., Corvallis High School Main Stage Theater, 1400 NW Buchanan Ave. Stage adaptation of the Disney animated musical. Tickets: $12 adults; $10 seniors; $10 students, 12 to 19; $8 youth, 11 and under; $6 children, 4 and under. All seats are general admission. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2UWftCg.

“The Little Prince,” OSU University Theatre, 2 p.m., Withycombe Hall Main Stage, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. From the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, “The Little Prince” is a whimsical tale of a mysterious little prince from another planet. Admission: $12 general; $10 seniors; $8 youth/students; $5 OSU students. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2GQ2FKK.

“Larceny and Old Lace,” 2 and 7 p.m., Lebanon Association for Theatre Arts, Lebanon High School Auditorium, 1700 S. Fifth St., Lebanon. Spoof of the old classic “Arsenic and Old Lace.” A comedic tale of deception, piracy, robberies and pandemonium. Information: http://bit.ly/2U7xmhq.

Terpsichore: A Community Dance Concert, 3:30 and 7:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, Starker Auditorium, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Dance studios and groups from throughout the Mid-Willamette Valley, come together for a fundraiser to support the Majestic’s commitment to providing a home for community dance showcases and performances. Admission: $12 to $14. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2IBGwBk.

John McCutcheon in concert, 4 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 114 SW Eighth St., Corvallis. Folk music veteran performs songs from his new Pete Seeger album, among other songs and stories. Tickets: $20 to $23 advance; add $3 at the door. Information: 541-753-9224.

Second Annual Albany Taps & Caps Tour Fundraiser, 4 to 9 p.m., downtown Albany, beginning at the Growler Garage or Deluxe Brewing. Cost of tour covers growler, five tasting tickets and raffle ticket. A fundraiser for Furniture Share. Admission: $25. Information/tickets: http://furnitureshare.org/albany-taps-caps/.

Library Uncorked; Wine Tasting and Silent Auction, 5:30 p.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. SE. Wine and beer tasting with silent auction to support children’s literacy. Food catered by Valley Catering with music by The Bush Pilots. Tickets: $25 each, must be 21 or older. Ticket holders receive event wine glass, five tasting tickets and a chance to win the grand prize. Tickets available at the Main and downtown libraries; and Friends Bookstore. Information: 541-917-7580 or visit http://bit.ly/2GOSbuS.

Northwest Buckskin Horse Club Gold Show, 7 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo Center, Calapooia Arena, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Open horse show including mules, ponies and minis. Information: www.nwbuckskin.com or email maasback@aol.com.

“Anything Goes,” 7 p.m., West Albany High School, 1130 Queen Ave. SW. A classic musical with lyrics and music by Cole Porter. Admission: $10 standard; $12 premium #2; $15 premium #1. Information/tickets: https://eventswest.ludus.com/index.php.

Decades Dance, 7 p.m., Womens Building, Oregon State University, 160 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Dance to the best of the 60s through the 90s in your prom best. Cash bar, prizes for prom king and queen and more. Open to all ages over 21. Space is limited. Admission: $15 advance, $20 at the door. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2T2vVnQ.

Corvallis Community Drum Circle, 7 p.m. first Saturdays, Corvallis Riverfront Park, First Street and Madison Avenue. Bring your own instruments. Instruments will be provided for those without. All ages and skill levels welcome. Free. Information: Michelle Lovrich at drumcircleconnection@gmail.com.

Mid-Valley Belly Dance Collective Show, 7 p.m. first Saturdays, Old World Deli, 341 SW Second St., Corvallis. $5 suggested donation at the door. Information: 541-752-8549.

Milonga, 7 p.m., Corvallis Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW Second St. Argentine tango social dance. First Saturday evening of the month. Entry: $10. Information: https://www.facebook.com/groups/OSUArgentineTango/.

Corvallis Youth Symphony Classical Cabaret concert: “Heroes & Villains,” 7:30 p.m., Ashbrook Independent School, 4045 SW Research Way, Corvallis. A concert featuring movie and music history’s great heroes and formidable villains. Swing dance follows concert with music featuring Seattle jazz quintet Birch Pereira & the Gin Joints. Cost: $30 adult; $20 K through 12 for concert and dance; $15 dance only. Information/tickets: https://www.cysassoc.org/tickets/.

“Daddy’s Girl” at Albany Civic Theater, 7:30 p.m., 111 First Ave. W, Albany. Albany Civic veteran Scott Harvey directs Gary Ray Stapp’s comedy about Benard Mulvoovy, proprietor of Maudie’s Diner, and what happens when his deceased wife enlists a mischievous angel to reunite him with their daughter. Admission: $14 adult; $11 junior and senior. Information: 541-928-4603 or visit http://www.albanycivic.org/.

“Healing Waters Holy Wells: Myths, Poems, Song and Lore of Healing and Renewal from Ireland and Beyond,” 7:30 p.m., Corvallis Unitarian Fellowship Social Hall, 2945 NW Circle Blvd., Corvallis. Storyteller Will Hornyak weaves Irish, Scottish and Welsh stories, poems and songs into his performance. Recommended for ages 14 and older. Admission: $15 cash at the door. Information: www.WillHornyak.net.

Corvallis Folklore Society Contra Dance featuring Euphemists with Eric Curl, 7:30 to 11:30 p.m., first and third Saturdays, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 4515 SW West Hills Road, Corvallis. Admission: $7 general, $6 Corvallis Folklore Society members; discount of $1 offered to students or those who bike or walk. Information: 541-250-0856 or corvallisfolklore.org.

SUNDAY

VENUES

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Blues Jam, 4 p.m.

DeMaggio’s Pizza — Celtic Session, 3:30 p.m. Free.

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Northwest Buckskin Horse Club Gold Show, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo Center, Calapooia Arena, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Open horse show including mules, ponies and minis. Information: www.nwbuckskin.com or email maasback@aol.com.

Albany Rifle and Pistol Club Gun Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Over 400 tables of guns, gun-related supplies and sportsman items from vendors throughout Oregon and Washington. Admission: Free for club members; $7 nonmembers. Information: https://www.arpc.info/gunshow/.

“Telling Stories Well” workshop: “A Toolbox for Tellers,” 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Soap Creek School House, 37465 NW Soap Creek Road, Corvallis. Workshop and training in storytelling led by storyteller William Hornyak. Cost: $40. Reservations recommended. Information/reservation: email hornyak.will@gmail.com or call 503-697-5808.

“A Walk Through Time: Geological Story of the Willamette Refuges,” 1 p.m., William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge, 26208 Finley Refuge Road, Monroe. On a 2.1-mile stroll, retired geology professor and national park ranger Bob Lillie, discusses how geological events have shaped the landscape of the Willamette Valley and its national wildlife refuges. RSVP to surveymonkey.com/r/KMSG67Y. Information: https://www.visitcorvallis.com/eventdetail/1474/a-walk-through-time:-geological-story-of-the-willamette-valley-national-wildlife-refuges#eventdetail. .

“The Little Prince,” OSU University Theatre, 2 p.m., Withycombe Hall Main Stage, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. From the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, “The Little Prince” is a whimsical tale of a mysterious little prince from another planet. Admission: $12 general; $10 seniors; $8 youth/students; $5 OSU students. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2GQ2FKK.

“Disney’s Beauty & the Beast,” 2 p.m., Corvallis High School Main Stage Theater, 1400 NW Buchanan Ave. Stage adaptation of the Disney animated musical. Tickets: $12 adults; $10 seniors; $10 students, 12 to 19; $8 youth, 11 and under; $6 children, 4 and under. All seats are general admission. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2UWftCg.

OSU Wind Ensemble, 3 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. OSU director of bands, Chris Chapman leads the OSU Wind Ensemble, opening the program with Percy Grainger’s “Lincolnshire Posy” in the second of two winter term performances. Admission: $5 advance; $10 door. OSU students with ID and K-12 youth, free. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2NuJG8I.

First Sunday Vocal Jam Circle, 4:30 p.m., Community Room, First Alternative Co-op South, 1007 SE Third St., Corvallis. Acapella oral tradition session open to all, no experience or music background needed. Free. Information: 541-760-3069.

Auditions for “Sense and Sensibility,” 6 p.m., Oregon State University Theatre, Withycombe Hall Main Stage, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. Auditions for OSU’s spring production of Jane Austen’s novel, adapted by Kate Hamill, about growing up and finding love within the rigid structure of English society of the 1790s. Auditions are for a flexible ensemble cast of 10 to 12 performers, with most cast members playing two to three parts. Auditions open to OSU students, staff, faculty and community members. Information: http://bit.ly/2EgoQG5.

Lebanon Square Circlers Square Dance Lessons, 6:30-8 p.m. Sundays, Lebanon IOOF Hall, 20 E. Ash St., Lebanon. The first class is free; after that, $5 per lesson ($12 for a family). Donation of $5 per person per session, $12 per family of three or more. No partner required and children are welcome. Information: 541-401-9780 or www.lebanonsquarecirclers.com.

International Folk Dance, 7 p.m. first and third Sundays, Gatton Hall, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 4515 S.W. West Hills Road, Corvallis. Admission: $4, no partner required. Information: 971-237-2000.

Corvallis Comedy Night with Taylor Tomlinson, 7:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, Starker Auditorium, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Show contains adult language, no one under 18 will be admitted without a parent. Admission: $14. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2XrZDBj.

MONDAY

VENUES

DeMaggio’s Pizza — Trivia Smackdown, 7 p.m.

Imagine Coffee —Bryson Skaar, piano, 7 p.m.

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Lebanon Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays, Lebanon Senior Center, 80 Tangent St. Proceeds benefit the Lebanon Public Library. Information: 541-258-4919.

Wiggly Wobblers, 10 a.m. first and third Mondays, Philomath Community Library, 1050 Applegate St., Philomath. Information: 541-929-3016 or thebestlibrary.net.

Historic Whiteside Theatre tours, noon to 1 p.m. first Mondays of odd-numbered months, Whiteside Theatre, 361 S.W. Madison Ave., Corvallis. Conducted by the Whiteside Theatre Foundation. All tours start promptly. To schedule a private tour for groups of 20 or more people, contact the Whiteside Theatre Foundation at info@whitesidetheatre.org. Admission: $5 general, free for Whiteside Theatre Foundation members. Emailing is recommended to verify tour availability. Reservations/information: whitesidetheatre.org.

Benton Lecture Series: Dr. Benita Blessing, “Our Vampires, Ourselves,” noon, Benton County Historical Museum, 1101 Main St;, Philomath. Blessing will discuss the vampire character and metaphor, where vampire lore comes from, how it evolved and what does it tell us about our deepest fears. Admission is $5, free for members. Information: http://bit.ly/2IHgyfI.

“Race, White Supremacy and Islamophobia in America,” 5:30 p.m., Oregon State University Memorial Union Horizon Room, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. Law professor Khaled Beydoun will discuss his book, “American Islamophobia,” which explores the rise and roots of fear surrounding Muslims in the United States. Questions and discussion session following with book signing. Dinner and refreshments provided. Event is free; tickets needed to attend. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2Ec2BAU.

Auditions for “Sense and Sensibility,” 6 p.m., Oregon State University Theatre, Withycombe Hall Main Stage, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. Auditions for OSU’s spring production of Jane Austen’s novel, adapted by Kate Hamill, about growing up and finding love within the rigid structure of English society of the 1790s. Auditions are for a flexible ensemble cast of 10 to 12 performers, with most cast member playing two to three parts. Auditions open to OSU students, staff, faculty and community members. Information: http://bit.ly/2EgoQG5.

Line Dance, Couples Dance, Dance Lesson, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, Albany Eagles Lodge, 127 Broadalbin St. S.W., Albany. Instructor Ernie Briggs leads a dance lesson at 7 p.m. Admission: $4 per person. Information: 541-974-0470.

Yoga in the Gallery, 6 p.m., The Arts Center, 700 S.W. Madison Ave., Corvallis. Bring your own mat, if possible. Information: theartscenter.net.

Hora Del Cuento, Bilingual Storytime, 6:30 p.m., Albany Main Library, 2450 14th Ave., SE. Spanish and English storytime for all ages. Event is free. Information: www.library.cityofalbany.net.

“White Fragility: Why It’s so Hard for White People to Talk about Racism,” 7 p.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave., SE. Evening book group will be discussing author Robin Diangelo’s book, “White Fragility.” Free. A copy of the book can be picked up at the Reference Desk. Information: http://bit.ly/2NxbVDX.

Role Play Club, 7 p.m., Monday, Harrisburg Public Library, 354 Smith St. Role Play Club with Jonathan, everyone gets to decide the future of the group. All ages 11 and up are welcome. Information: 541-995-6949 or visit http://www.ci.harrisburg.or.us/library/page/role-play-club.

Corvallis Guitar Society meeting, 7 p.m., Old Fellows Hall, 223 SW Second St., Corvallis. Featured guitarist: Ryan Walsh of Portland. Meet fellow guitarists, perform and listen to guitar music. Free. Open to players of all ages, styles and abilities. Information: Jerry Glaser at 509-207-9144 or jerrygraser@gmail.com.

Mainstream Square Dance Lessons, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 4515 SW West Hills Road, Corvallis. For fun and fitness. Singles and couples welcome. Instructor: Bruce Lowther. Cost: $60 for fall term, first lesson free. Information: corvallissquares.com.

West African Dance, 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. Mondays, Odd Fellows Hall, 223 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Cost: $15 general, $10 students. Information: 541-754-0521.

TUESDAY

VENUES

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Cornhole Tournament, 1 p.m., $60 team (two players) and a free meal and drink ticket; to watch, $5 or pack of diapers. Benefit for Family Tree Relief Nursery.

Imagine Coffee — Celtic Jam, 7 p.m.

Old World Deli — Games at Old World, 3 p.m. Free.

Schmizza Pizza House — Time Travel Trivia, 7 p.m.

MORE

Lebanon Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays, Lebanon Senior Center, 80 Tangent St. Proceeds benefit the Lebanon Public Library. Information: 541-258-4919.

“Nation of Immigrants: A Short History of An Idea,” 4 p.m., OSU, Memorial Union La Raza Room 208, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. Lecture by Mae Ngai, professor of Asian American studies and history at Columbia University, focusing on immigration, citizenship and nationalism. Lightly catered. Information: http://bit.ly/2ECHjy8.

Tai Chi at the Library, 5:30 p.m., Tuesdays, January through March, Lebanon Public Library, 55 Academy St. Instructor Jeff Herda will lead class practice in the traditional Yang style. For ages 18 and older. Event is free; registration is not required. Information: 541-258-4926.

Meet the author: Kerry Eggers, 7 p.m., Grass Roots Books and Music, 227 SW Second St., Corvallis. Eggers, a Corvallis High and Oregon State graduate, covered the Trail Blazers during the controversial era of the late 90’s and early 2000s; his new book, “Jail Blazers,” recounts those days. Free. Information: events@grbookstore.com.

Corvallis Community Choir, winter term rehearsals, 7-9 p.m., every Tuesday from Jan. 8 to March 19, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2945 NW Circle Blvd., Corvallis. Director: Naomi Bennett, Accompanist: Bryson Skaar. Nonaudition secular choir. Cost: $50 per term, $15 for students or $5 per week. Website: www. corvalliscommunitychoir.us. Email: nonandjay1@gmail.com.

International Folk Dancing, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, 1180 25th Ave. SW, Albany. Recreational dancing from around the world. No partner needed. Admission: $4. Directions/information: 541-967-8017 or grholcomb96@gmail.com.

WEDNESDAY

Lebanon Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays, Lebanon Senior Center, 80 Tangent St. Proceeds benefit the Lebanon Public Library. Information: 541-258-4919.

“Changing Hands” workshop: Farm Transfer and Access to Land, 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Finding and leasing farmland; planning for succession, creative methods for passing on assets and management to next generation. Admission: $20 preregistration; $30 general. Breakfast and lunch included. Information: https://www.roguefarmcorps.org/planning.

Comfort Crafting Circle, 1 to 2 p.m. first and third Wednesdays, meeting room, Lumina Hospice & Palliative Care, 2350 NW Professional Drive, Corvallis. Make items for hospice patients and families. Knitters, crocheters and crafters from the community are welcome. No experience necessary. Information: 800-898-9616 or 541-757-9616.

Sprout Film Festival, 4 to 6 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Twelve short films from the Sprout Film Festival Collection in New York City, will be shown by Home Life Inc., to raise awareness about the personal lives of people with developmental disabilities. Two videos made in Corvallis featuring Corvallis natives will also be shown. Admission is free, but donations are encouraged. Cookies, coffee and punch will be provided by Taylor Street Ovens. Information: http://homelifeinc.org/.

“Tombstone” at the Whiteside, 7 p.m., 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Val Kilmer and Kurt Russell star in this 1993 retelling of the shootout at the OK Corral.Admission: $5. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2tGNTgM.

Starker Lecture: Tribal Forestry from Reservation to Restoration, 3:30 to 5 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, C&# Hall, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Eric Quaempts, director for the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservations Department of Natural Resources, will speak about the tribes’ “first foods” approach to management. Free. Information: http://bit.ly/2IDyech.

“The Space Between Us: Immigrants, Refugees and Oregon,” 6 to 7:30 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, main meeting room, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Speaker and peaceworker Manual Padilla will address global displacement, due to conflicts, economics and climate change. Free. Information: https://cbcpubliclibrary.net/the-space-between-us/ or contact Bonnie Brzozowski at 541-766-6965 or bonnie.brzozowski@corvallisoregon.gov.

Jefferson Jammers, 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays, Morningstar Grange, Morningstar Road, Millersburg. Classic rock and country. Information: 541-327-9882.

Gumbo, 7 to 8:30 p.m., first and third Wednesdays, Old World Deli, 341 SW Second St., Corvallis. Oregon original live music. Free. Information: joecasprowiak@comcast.net.

Open Mic, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., every first and third Wednesday, Calapooia Brewing Co., 140 NE Hill St., Albany. Musicians, comedians, poets and spoken word artists are welcome to come share original material. Sign-ups begin at 7 p.m. Purchase of an alcoholic beverage or food item is required to play. Information: 818-281-2330.

Majestic Playwright’s Lab, meets first Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Playwrights can present, share and discuss their new plays with other playwrights, actors, directors and community members. Information: majestic.org.

THURSDAY

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — Moon Dog Stringband Live, 9 p.m., $5.

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Rusty Hinges, 7:30 p.m.

DeMaggio’s Pizza — Improv show, 9:30 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Benjamin Clark, guitar & vocals, 7 p.m.

MORE

Lebanon Friends of the Library Used Book Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays, Lebanon Senior Center, 80 Tangent St. Proceeds benefit the Lebanon Public Library. Information: 541-258-4919.

“Mind Matters: Anxiety,” 9 a.m., Lebanon Senior Center, 80 Tangent St. Helen Beaman, older adult behavioral health specialist and mental health services coordinator for Linn and Benton counties, will present anxiety signs and symptoms, better ways to manage anxiety and coping skills to find calm. Call 541-258-4919 to register or come by the senior center. Snacks will be provided. information: http://bit.ly/2H4EWFS.

Guitar Group, 10:10 a.m., Community Outreach, Inc., 865 NW Reiman Ave., Corvallis. Meets every Thursday. Group of guitar players of all skill levels; learn and share music, engage in conversations and try new jams. Information: tpos@communityoutreachinc.org.

Take Apart Workshop, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Hands-on workshop to look inside old home appliances and electronics to see how they work. Tools, safety gear and appliances will be provided. Ages 10 to adults are invited. A waiver is required to participate; those under 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian sign the waiver on their behalf. Registration is encouraged, but not required. Wear old clothing due to possible staining and dirt. Information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/take-apart-workshop-registration-49101354473.

Sustainability Fair and Town Hall 2019, 5 p.m., CH2M Hill Alumni Center, 725 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Annual Sustainability Fair featuring local food, music and 50 hands-on exhibits from 5 to 7 p.m. Town Hall will take place from 7 to 9 p.m., with keynote presentation by University of Oregon professor Mary Christina Wood, followed by discussion and activities. Free. Registration is not required to attend. Information: http://bit.ly/2TjrCnn.

Oregon State University Stone Award Book Discussion: “The Underground Railroad,” Part 3, 6 p.m, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, Main Meeting Room, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. OSU Professor Iyunolu Osagie will lead the discussion on the final third of Colson Whitehead’s novel “The Underground Railroad.” Osagie, author of “The Amistad Revolt: Memory, Slavery, and the politics of Identity,” teaches courses in African and African American fiction, poetry and drama at OSU. Information: http://bit.ly/2tvYz1F.

Webster Chicago, 6 to 8 p.m., Papa’s Pizza Parlor, 1030 SW Third St., Corvallis. Every first Thursday is blues night. Information: 541-757-2727.

Corvallis New Horizons Band, 6:15 p.m. Thursdays. The New Horizons Band welcomes players at all levels. Admission is a quarterly tuition fee. Information: 541-224-3428.

Line and Couples Dance Lessons, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Albany Eagles Lodge, 127 Broadalbin St. N.W., Albany. Open dancing until 10:30 p.m. Music by Vickie’s DJ and Dance. Admission: $4. All ages welcome. Information: 541-926-1159.

ON VIEW

Calapooia Center Gallery exhibit: Artist Caprial Hope, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, LBCC Calapooia Center Gallery, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. Bend-based artist and recent LBCC graduate Hope’s work includes two collections of paintings: Atmospheric landscapes with animals in oil and gray scale paintings, exploring ironic notions of romance. On display through March 1. Free, Information: https://www.linnbenton.edu/news/calapooia-center-hope.php.

LBCC exhibit, “For the Time Being,” 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., LBCC South Santiam Hall Gallery; 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. Portland-based artist Shannon Sullivan’s exhibit, “For the Time Being,” is 10 oil paintings merging abstract and minimalism. Free. Monday through Friday. On view through March 1. Information: https://www.linnbenton.edu/news/ssh-gallery-sullivan.php.

Art in the Valley exhibit: “Heart Drippings” by Rani Primmer, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Art in the Valley Gallery, 209 SW Second St., Corvallis, Tuesday through Saturday through March 2. Primmer explores the heart as a symbol of self-love and love for others. Information: http://www.artinthevalley.net/rani-primmer.html.

“I See Faces,” drawings by Amy Turner, with companion exhibit, noon to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, Corrine Woodman Gallery, The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis, through March 2. Posthumous exhibits of Amy Turner, a well-known figure in Corvallis. Information: https://theartscenter.net/art-by-amy-turner/.

“Landscape Magic: Waiting for Spring” exhibit, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Giustina Gallery, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Art exhibit focused on the beauty of winter and the promise of spring, featuring 14 Pacific Northwest artists. Artwork is on display through March 5. Free. Information: 541-737-2402 or visit https://lasells.oregonstate.edu/exhibit/landscape-magic-waiting-spring-invitational-art-exhibit.

“Body Marks,” Ariel Baron-Robbins, Ellen Mueller and Michael Namkung art exhibit, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, Fairbanks Gallery of Art, Fairbanks Hall, 220 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Through March 28. Information: https://liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/sac/art/fairbanks-galleries/fairbanks-gallery-art/upcoming-exhibitions.

The Crow’s Shadow Art Institute Artist exhibit, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, Linn-Benton Community College, North Santiam Hall Art Gallery, 6500 Pacific Blvd., Albany. Prints from The Crow’s Shadow Art Institute of Pendleton, Oregon. Featuring 23 prints by contemporary Native American artists and other Crow’s Shadow Artist Residency recipients. Continues through the end of March. Free. Information: https://www.linnbenton.edu/news/nsh-gallery-crows-shadow-institute.php.

“Falling Trees and Sap in their Veins” exhibit, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tues. through Sat., Benton County Historical Society Museum, 1101 Main St., Philomath. Traveling exhibit of photos by David Paul Bayles, showing loggers and depicting a forested landscape in transition. Runs through April 6. Admission is by donation. Information: http://www.bentoncountymuseum.org/index.php/exhibitions/2018-exhibition-schedule/.

Plinkiewisch Scholarship Exhibition, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fairbanks Gallery of Art, Fairbanks Hall, 220 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Multimedia exhibition “Living with…”, explores topics from living with a rescue dog to living with mental illnesses. Exhibit through March 28. Gallery is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Information: liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/school-arts-and-communication/art/fairbanks-gallery-art.

“Where There’s Smoke” exhibit, 11 a.m to 4 p.m., Albany Regional Museum, 136 Lyon St. S., Albany. Exhibit celebrates 150 years of the Albany Fire Department. Admission is free with suggested donations of $5 for family; $2 adults. Information: 541-967-7122.

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