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'Daddy's Girl'

• Theater: The Albany Civic Theater production of Gary Ray Stapp's comedy "Daddy's Girl," directed by Scott Harvey, continues this weekend at the theater, 111 First Ave. W. in Albany. Shows are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $14 for adults and $11 for junior and seniors. In the scene pictured above, diner owner Benard (Chuck Skinner) makes a point to the archangel Michael (John Sams) as the spirit of Maudie, Benard's wife, (Jessica Lenox) looks on. 

Thursday: ‘Oregon’s Black Pioneers’

Screening: The new OPB "Oregon Experience" documentary, "Oregon’s Black Pioneers,” will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday at The LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. The film explores the largely unknown history of African-Americans who helped shape the state. Panel discussion and Q&A will follow. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Information: http://bit.ly/2X1QmQ1.

Weekend: Big Book Sale

Event: The Corvallis-Benton Friends of the Library are sponsoring this year's Big Book Sale this weekend at the Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis. Hours are 6-9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Prices lower each day. Proceeds benefit all branches of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Information: 541-766-6793 or visit www.friendsofthecbclibrary.org.

Sunday: Oscars at The Pix

Event: Catch the Oscars beginning at 4 p.m. Sunday on the big screen at The Pix in Albany Pix, 321 Second Ave. SW. You can dress up, but it's not required. Pete & Jamie Dryden Photography will capture the evening and appetizers by Sybaris Restaurant will be available for purchase. Free admission. Information: http://bit.ly/2NiHdhF.

THURSDAY 

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — Michaela Hammer and Erika Gabonay, 9 p.m. $5.

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Mutschler, Willis and Biesack, 8 p.m.

Greenberry Store & Tavern — Trivia Night, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Imagine Open Mic, 7 p.m.

James Gang Pizza — Ladies Night Bingo with Amanda and Kris, 6 p.m.

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Linn County Kennel Club Dog Show, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Four days of conformation, obedience, rally, and agility competitions. Parking $5 a day. Information: http://www.linncountykennelclub.com/Shows.html.

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.

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 learns and shares music, engages in conversations and tries new jams. Information: tpos@communityoutreachinc.org.

Baby Blast Open House and Information Fair, 1 to 3 p.m., Lebanon Community Hospital, conference rooms B-C, 525 N. Santiam Hwy., Lebanon. A free baby shower-themed event for new parents in east Linn County. Free health checks for babies and representatives from services in Lebanon and Sweet Home. Prizes, healthy snacks and other refreshments. Registration encouraged, but not required at www.samhealth.org/BabyBlast. Information: 541-451-7161.

Corvallis Arts Walk, 4 to 8 p.m., downtown Corvallis. Every third Thursdays Corvallis’ art galleries stay open late and artists take over the city. This month’s art walk features “I See Faces” drawings by Amy Turner, at the Corrine Woodman Gallery in The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., with a companion exhibit at CEI Artworks, 408 SW Monroe Ave., Ste. 110. Information: facebook.com/CorvallisArtsWalk or http://www.corvallisartswalk.com.

Voices Gallery featured artist: “Owls” by Marnie Zoa, 4 p.m., Voices Gallery, 301 SW Fourth St., Suite 160, Corvallis. South Gallery unique tribute to the diversity that exists in the owl population with paintings by Marnie Zoa. Information: http://bit.ly/2GqyfOS.

Corvallis Queer Film Festival 2019, 6 p.m., Darkside Cinema, 215 SW Fourth St., Corvallis. Fifth edition of the Corvallis Queer Film Festival, with an all-shorts program, with more than 50 films, featuring local talent and the work of filmmakers from around the globe. Festival runs Feb. 21-23. Free. Program contains adult themes and viewer discretion is advised. For the 7:45 p.m. showing on Feb. 22, viewers under 18 will not be admitted due to sexual content; ID will be required. Information: https://filmfreeway.com/CQFF.

Oregon State University Stone Award Book Discussion: “The Underground Railroad,” Part 1, 6 p.m, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, Main Meeting Room, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. OSU Associate Professor Raymond Malewitz will lead the discussion on the first third of Colson Whitehead’s novel “The Underground Railroad.” Malewitz teaches contemporary American literature. Information: http://bit.ly/2tvYz1F.

Corvallis New Horizons Band, 6:15 p.m. Thursdays. The New Horizons Band welcomes players at all levels. Admission is a small tuition fee. For information contact: lisa@corvallisnewhorizons.band or 541-220-8012.

Northwest Banjo Band, 6:30 to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, Papa’s Pizza, 1030 SW Third St., Corvallis. There is no cover charge. Information: 541-757-2727.

“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.

The Willamette Valley PhotoArts Guild, 7 p.m., OSU Center for Humanities Autzen House, 811 SW Jefferson Ave., Corvallis. Brief business meeting, with a main program beginning around 7:30 p.m. Programs include invited fine-art photographers and member presentations. Guests are welcome.

Corvallis Screening: “Oregon’s Black Pioneers,” 7 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, Construction & Engineering Hall, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Screening of OPB’s new Oregon Experience documentary, “Oregon’s Black Pioneers.” Film explores largely unknown history of African-Americans who helped shape the state. Panel discussion and Q&A will follow. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., all ages welcome. Information: http://bit.ly/2X1QmQ1.

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

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.

FRIDAY 

VENUES

Barsideous Brewing — Open Mic, 7 p.m.

Bombs Away Cafe — Seven + Naked Luck, 9 p.m. $5.

Downtown Dog — Greg, guitar, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Barker Gypsies band, 7 p.m.

Little Wuesten — Laura Poteet Cancer Fundraiser, 6 p.m.

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Linn County Kennel Club Dog Show, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Four days of conformation, obedience, rally, and agility competitions. Parking $5 a day. Information: http://www.linncountykennelclub.com/Shows.html.

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.

Music a la Carte, noon Fridays, OSU Memorial Union Lounge, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. Performing this week: OSU vocal faculty. Information: 541-737-4061.

Movie matinee at the Senior Center: “A Star is Born,” 12:30 p.m., Albany Senior Center, 489 Water Ave. NW, Albany. Movie and refreshments are free. Information: 541-917-7760.

First Annual Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Madrigal Dinner, 5:30 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2945 NW Circle Blvd., Corvallis. Medieval feast, a silly play in rhyme and a concert by the UUFC Choir. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., banquet begins at 6 p.m.. Admission: $35, tickets are not available at the door. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2GUsA2S.

Corvallis-Benton County Friends of the Library Big Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis. Bargains on books, DVDs and CDs. Most books $1 to $5; prices lower each day; 20 books for adults for $10 on Sunday, the final day of the sale. Proceeds benefit all branches of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Information: 541-766-6793 or visit www.friendsofthecbclibrary.org.

Corvallis Queer Film Festival 2019, 6 p.m., Darkside Cinema, 215 SW Fourth St., Corvallis. Fifth edition of the Corvallis Queer Film Festival, with an all-shorts program, with more than 50 films, featuring local talent and the work of filmmakers from around the globe. Festival runs Feb. 21-23. Free. Program contains adult themes and viewer discretion is advised. For the 7:45 p.m. showing on Feb. 22, viewers under 18 will not be admitted due to sexual content; ID will be required. Information: https://filmfreeway.com/CQFF.

A Bene Placito Chamber Winds Concert, 7 p.m., United Presbyterian Church, 330 Fifth Ave, SW, Albany. This new Albany-based ensemble performs music for a mix of small wind and piano ensembles. Music includes a jazz-inspired suite by Malcolm Arnold, music from Milhaud; seren sextet by Ludwig Thuille; and classical composer Vincent Gambaro. Admission: free with $5 suggested donation. Information: http://bit.ly/2SQmHLq.

Friday Eve Ecstatic Dance and Gong Bath, 7 p.m., Corvallis Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW Second St., Corvallis. Experiential journey of music and movement for exercise, stress release, celebration and community connection. Freeform dance to a mix of organic and electronic beats. DJ is Baron von Spirit with Alan Steinborn local soundscape wizard. Cost: $12 to $20 sliding scale; $7 students with ID; free 12 or younger. Information: http://bit.ly/2TUkESW.

“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.

Celtic Harps, Rare Instruments and Wondrous Stories, 7:30 p.m., The Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Performed with two Celtic harps, rare Swedish nyckelharpa, Ukrainian bandura, cittern, viola and more, Lisa Lynne and Aryeh Frankfurter play traditional instrumental music from Sweden and Ireland, blended with stories of humor and adventure. Admission: $18 to $16. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2Ipv0c9.

“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/.

Z-Hall Music Jam Session, 7 p.m., ZCBJ Hall, 38704 N. Main St., Scio. Acoustic musicians gather at the hall to play and sing fiddle tunes, bluegrass and country. Audience and musicians bring goodies. Fourth Friday of every month. Information: 503-394-2922 or email zhall@smt-net.com.

Best Cellar presents Randy Williams and Webster Chicago, 7:30 p.m., Methodist Church, 150 NW 11th St., Corvallis. Best Cellar is a once-a-month evening of acoustic music with light refreshments. Admission is “pay what you will.” Children are free. Information: contact Mark Weiss at mjweiss@cmug.com.

“Friday” at the Whiteside, 9 p.m., Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Two friends, Smokey and Criad, smoke a dealer’s weed and try to figure a way to earn the $200 they now owe to the dealer by 10 p.m. Ice Cube and Chris Tucker star in the 1995 cult favorite. Admission: $5 general. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2DVWVeo.

SATURDAY

VENUES

Barsideous Brewing — Gutones, 7 p.m.

Bombs Away Cafe — Lili St. Anne + Cry Babe, 9 p.m. $5.

Calapooia Brewing Co. — The Jeanne Gregg Band, 8 p.m.

Conversion Brewing — Playin’ for Tips, Lane Norberg, 8 p.m.

Dimaggio’s Pizza — Space Neighbors album release party, 9:30 p.m. 21 and over. $5.

Downtown Dog — J Mac and Steve, folk, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Storytime, 10 a.m.; John Sherman, guitar and vocals, 7 p.m.

Interzone — Free noise show, 6 p.m.

Meet n Place Tavern — Karaoke with Jeff Johnson, 8 p.m.

Squirrels — Sick Monkey, 9 p.m. $3 per person; $5 couple.

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Linn County Kennel Club Dog Show, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Rd., E., Albany. Four days of conformation, obedience, rally, and agility competitions. Parking $5 a day. Information: http://www.linncountykennelclub.com/Shows.html.

Corvallis Indoor Winter Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through April 13, Benton County Fairgrounds, Guerber Hall, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis. Market offers a wide variety of fine quality 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 http://bit.ly/2VbezBT.

Corvallis-Benton County Friends of the Library Big Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis. Bargains on books, DVDs and CDs. Most books $1 to $5; prices lower each day; 20 books for adults for $10 on Sunday, the final day of the sale. Proceeds benefit all branches of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Information: 541-766-6793 or visit www.friendsofthecbclibrary.org.

Live at Heritage Mall: Aaron Ziemer and Shane Rivera, 1 pm., Heritage Mall, 1895 14th Ave. SE, Albany. Local musicians Aaron Ziemer and Shane Rivera perform a one-hour concert at the Heritage Mall food court. Information: http://bit.ly/2V9CCkq.

Warrior Sisters Women’s Self-Defense Class, 2 to 3 p.m., Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. SE. Warrior Sisters, a nonprofit organization leading empowerment-based, woman-centered self-defense education accessible to all women, will hold a self-defense workshop. No experience necessary, beginners welcome. Women 18 and over welcome. Free. Information: 541-917-7580 or visit www.library.cityofalbany.net.

“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.

“Forests and the Climate Crisis; Putting People Before Wall Street,” 2 p.m., Lebanon Public Library, 55 Academy St. Speakers Chuck Will and Pen Kaczmarek will address Wall Street-driven forest management in light of the climate crisis. Free. Information: http://bit.ly/2XgEtFZ.

Food for Thought: Deliciously Fun & Cost-Effective, 2 p.m., Think Brain Candy Books & Tea, 678 Main St., Lebanon. Speaker, teacher and chef Kate Francis will share the secrets of how to stretch your food budget while keeping your family’s health a priority. Raffle drawing for $50 Costco gift card. Information: http://bit.ly/2SbqmON.

Majestic Reader's Theater: “Marjorie Prime,” 3 p.m., Majestic Lab Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. In the age of artificial intelligence, 85-year old Marjorie, whose memories are a fading jumble, has a handsome new companion, programmed to feed the story of her life back to her. Directed by Robert Leff, “Marjorie Prime" explores the mystery of human identity and the limits, if any, of technology. Admission: $10 to $12. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2BIVxLM.

Multnomah Falls at VFW Post 584, 4 to 6 p.m., VFW Post 584, 1469 Timber St. SE, Albany. Learn to paint the iconic Multnomah Falls step-by-step. Two canvas sizes available, included in cost plus materials and instruction.. Cost: $25, 11x14 canvas; $30, 16x20 canvas. All ages welcome. Call VFW to reserve a spot, 541-928-7925. Information: http://bit.ly/2BG97zp.

Corvallis Queer Film Festival 2019, 6 p.m., Darkside Cinema, 215 SW 4th St., Corvallis. Fifth edition of the Corvallis Queer Film Festival, with an all-shorts program, with more than 50 films, featuring local talent and the work of filmmakers from around the globe. Festival runs from Feb. 21 through 23. Admission to all showings is free. Program contains adult themes and viewer discretion is advised. Information: https://filmfreeway.com/CQFF.

Downtown Swing Dance, 7 to 10:30 p.m., Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW Second St., Corvallis. This month’s downtown swing dance celebrates Black History Month. OSU dance instructor Marc Green, a student of Frankie Manning, will teach the beginning classes at 7 p.m., with dance following at 8 p.m. Nick Davis, founder of Track Town Swing Club, and Kristin Buxton from Eugene, are guest DJs for the event. All ages are welcome. Admission: $7 to $10 at the door. Information: lindy@corvallisswing.com or call 541-515-8231.

“Discovery: A Comic Lament,” 7 p.m., Albany Mennonite Church, 3405 Kizer Ave. NE. Performed by Ted and Co. TheaterWorks,”Discovery: A Comic Lament,” is a play about the Doctrine of Discovery, the legal framework that justifies theft of land and oppression. The play offers comic and challenging glimpses into the absurdity of white settler oppression of indigenous peoples and the land we live on. Free; donations will be accepted. Information: http://bit.ly/2Ekl53z.

Corvallis Squares Square Dance, 7 to 10 p.m. second and fourth Saturdays, First Congregational Church, 4515 S.W. West Hills Road, Corvallis. Caller: Roger Putzler. Cuer: Jackie Gale. Admission: $6. Information: 541-745-7121, 503-569-2504 or corvallissquares.com.

Gratitude’s UpBeat Café. Old World Deli, 341 SW Second St., Corvallis. 7-9 p.m. Fourth Saturday of every month. Free. Local Corvallis jazz/blues musicians who draw their influences from the likes of John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, and Keith Jarrett, along with funky dance music to free jazz chaos. Information: gratitudejazzband.com./

Improv Smackdown, 7:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Corvallis’ top improvisational comedians and performers make up madcap madness, where the games played are chosen by the audience on the spot. Admission: $12 to $14. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2SSVbwH.

“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/.

Fly Fishing Film Tour 2019, 7:30 p.m., The LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Fundraiser for Trout Unlimited. An evening of films, local food and drinks and raffle. Admission: $15 advance; $20 at the door. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2BHObs0.

SUNDAY 

VENUES

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

Caves Bier & Kitchen — Bourbon Ice Cream Social, 3 p.m.

Conversion Brewing — Hymns & Hops, 5 p.m.

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Linn County Kennel Club Dog Show, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Four days of conformation, obedience, rally, and agility competitions. Parking $5 a day. Information: http://www.linncountykennelclub.com/Shows.html.

Corvallis-Benton County Friends of the Library Big Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis. Bargains on books, DVDs and CDs. Most books $1 to $5; prices lower each day; 20 books for adults for $10 on Sunday, the final day of the sale. Proceeds benefit all branches of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Information: 541-766-6793 or visit www.friendsofthecbclibrary.org.

“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.

Corvallis-OSU Symphony “Stars of the Orchestra” featuring student soloists and Igor Stravinsky’s “Rite of Spring,” 3 p.m., The LaSells Stewart Center, Austin Auditorium, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Featuring the winners of the student soloist competition. Admission: $22-$27; $32 reserved. Information/tickets: http://www.cosusymphony.org/

“Daddy’s Girl” at Albany Civic Theater, 2:30 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/.

Lebanon High School Paint Night Fundraiser, 3 to 6 p.m., Lebanon High School, 1700 S. Fifth St. Paint a cow with provided stencil to help the Lebanon High School choir and band raise money for their annual trip to California colleges. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Cost includes instruction and all supplies, including a stretched canvas. Refreshments and beverages available. Cost: $35 per person. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2NhVz1Q.

Majestic Reader's Theater: “Marjorie Prime,” 3 and 7 p.m., Majestic Lab Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. In the age of artificial intelligence, 85-year old Marjorie, whose memories are a fading jumble, has a handsome new companion, programmed to feed the story of her life back to her. Directed by Robert Leff, “Marjorie Prime” explores the mystery of human identity and limits, if any, of what technology can replace. Admission: $10 to $12. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2BIVxLM.

Oscar Night Live on the Big Screen 2019, 4 p.m., The Pix Theatre, 321 Second Ave. SW, Albany. Live on the Pix Theatre big screen, the 2019 Academy Awards. Formal/fancy dress encouraged, but not required. Pete & Jamie Dryden Photography will capture the evening, appetizer trays by Sybaris Restaurant will be available for purchase. Free. Information: http://bit.ly/2NiHdhF.

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.

MONDAY

VENUES

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.

Low Vision/Macular Degeneration Support Group, 2 p.m., fourth Monday, Chintimini Senior & Community Center, 2601 NW Tyler St., Corvallis. Information on assistive devices and coping skills for those with macular degeneration of other types of low vision. Free support group. Information: John or Stella Gallagher, 541-740-2817.

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

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.

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.

Yoga in the Gallery, 7 p.m., The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Gentle Yoga with instructor Marcy Elliott. Beginners welcome. Bring a yoga mat. Cost: $5 suggested donation. Information: https://theartscenter.net/yoga-in-the-gallery/.

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

Cuentos y Sueños, 7 p.m., Philomath Community Library, 1050 Applegate St., Philomath. Stop by the library in pajamas for bedtime stories. To read and sing, ready for bed. Ven en tus piyamas a nuestra hora de cuentos y sueños. Vamos a leer y cantar, listos a la cama. Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/532143987289487/.

OSU Wind Symphony Winter Term Concert, 7:30 p.m., The LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Associate Director of Bands Olin Hannum leads the OSU Wind Symphony in its winter term performance. Admission: $5 advance; $10 door. OSU students with ID and K-12 youth are free. CAFA discounts apply. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2twvwLm.

TUESDAY

VENUES

Imagine Coffee — Celtic Jam, 7 p.m.

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

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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.

Parents and Pals Story Time, 10:15 a.m., Brownsville Community Library Children’s Room, 146 Spaulding Ave., Brownsville. Short story time for preschool children. Songs, rhymes and finger plays followed by a free playgroup at Brownsville Rec Center or at Pioneer Park, weather permitting. Information: 541-466-5454.

Gearing up for Gardening: BEEutiful Annuals, Perennials, Bulbs and Shrubs - What to Grow to Feed Our Pollinators, noon to 1 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Master Gardener Janet Magedanz will speak on the garden topic of pollinators. Information: http://bit.ly/2SiB9GI.

Women in Science Outside the Lab Speaker Series: Dr. Jane Zelikova, “Living at the Intersection of Climate Change Science, Feminism and Activism,” 5 p.m., Linus Pauling Science Center, Room 125, 2900 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. Zelikova, a climate change researcher, uses science communication, art and activism to fight some of the largest environmental issues we face today. Free and open to the public. Reception to follow. Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/2247303192148677/.

Wild Wild West Awards Banquet and Auction, 5 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Points for Profit award banquet for 2018 local nonprofit recipients. Silent auction to benefit local nonprofit organizations and a dessert auction will be part of the event. Tickets: $30 advance; $40 day of event. Information/tickets: https://www.silentauctionpro.com/onlineticketpurchase.php?groupId=1171&fbclid=IwAR3tTF0eRVCXOhZTbEqQibAZF7nlVIQ0IIywcp2Ma_t6SD3_QNxKzk-itHA.

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. Classes will consist of stretching Qigong, energy work, and basic exercises to help relax and breathe. Wear comfortable clothing. For ages 18 and older. Event is free and registration is not required. Information: 541-258-4926.

Seed to Supper Free Garden Class, 6 p.m., Sunshine Industries, 1333 Clark Mill Road, Sweet Home. Low-cost ways to build healthy soil, plan growing spaces, choose crops care for growing garden and harvesting the bounty. Open to adults and independent learners. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2SiBucs.

Seedy Tuesday, 6:30 p.m., Lebanon Public Library, 55 Academy St., Lebanon. Co-sponsored by the Lebanon Garden Club, OSU Extension Master Gardeners and the Lebanon Library and the Santiam Food Alliance, a presentation on starting cool-season crops from seed, will be given by Lisa Almarode, followed by a seed swap. Bring seeds to share. Well-wrapped plants, tubers and bulbs are welcome. Event is free and open to the public. Information: http://bit.ly/2IEwqjp.

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. This non-audition secular choir is dedicated to spreading joy through singing. 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.

OSU Campus Band and OSU Chamber Winds winter term concert, 7:30 p.m., Memorial Union Ballroom, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. Wes Brewer leads the OSU Campus Band in its winter term performance opening the program, followed by Chris Chapman, directing the OSU Chamber Winds. Free. Information/accommodation: http://bit.ly/2tzKJel.

WEDNESDAY

VENUES

2 Towns Ciderhouse — Barrel Room Big Screen, “A Burlesque On Carmen” (1915), 5:30 p.m. 21 and over. Free with $5 suggested donation for musicians.

Imagine Coffee — Corazon Gitano with Gypsy Butterflies, dance, 7 p.m.

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

Schmizza Pizza House — Pints & Pilates, 6:30 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.

Yoga in the Gallery, 9:30 a.m., The Arts Center, 700 S.W. Madison Ave. and S.W. First St., Corvallis. Bring your own mat, if possible. Cost: 5 suggested donation. Information: theartscenter.net.

Mother Goose Asks Why, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Philomath Community Library, 1050 Applegate St. A special "shadow play" science-themed storytime, followed by hands-on science and math activities designed for preschool age children and families. Information: http://bit.ly/2BLCVe7.

Boys & Girls Club: Ladies Night Out, 5:30 p.m., Boulder Falls Event Center, 505 Mullins Drive, Lebanon. Champagne welcome, cocktails, boutique shopping, fashion show, raffle, tapas bar and purse auction. Admission: $40. Information: 541-258-7105.

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

“Coming to America,” Wednesday at the Whiteside, 7 p.m., 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Eddie Murphy stars in director John Landis’ 1988 romantic comedy, in which an African prince breaks with tradition and travels to America to find the love of his life. Admission: $5 general. Information/tickets: http://bit.ly/2SPONGr.

“After the Fire: A True Story of Heroes and Cowards,” 7 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, Austin Auditorium, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. “After the Fire” retells the story of a devastating college dorm fire at Seton Hall University. The fire, started as a prank, killed three college students and injured 56 students and firefighters. Shawn Simons and Alvaro Llanos, two of the more seriously injured students, will introduce the documentary film. Free. Information: http://bit.ly/2SUF7La.

Albany Writers, 7 p.m., fourth Wednesdays, Albany Fire Department Station No. 13, 1980 Three Lakes Road SE, Albany. No-cost group for amateur writers. Information: 541-704-4116.

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.

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, 10 to 11 a.m., every second and fourth Thursday, Scio Public Library, 38957 NW First Ave., Scio. A fun way to 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 that 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. Luncheon theme, “The Journey: A Child’s Story,” will celebrate the successes of families and children with shared stories, while offering education about the services Family Tree provides. Tickets: $15 per person. Information/tickets: http://www.familytreern.org/join-us-our-annual-legacy-luncheon or https://www.facebook.com/events/378284642938623/.

“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 Hared: 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 and effective marketing practices. 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. Vivacity Spirits and Paint and Wine Corvallis offer an evening of painting ceramic shot glasses and cocktail sampling. Admission cost includes shot glasses and cocktail lessons. Cost: $39 per person. Information/registration: http://bit.ly/2SPjZWB.

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. A multiaward 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. NW, 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 this new 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. will open for The Portland Composer Jazz Ensemble, a twelve piece chamber orchestra. 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/.

ON VIEW

Second Annual Big Show of Little Art, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Gallery Calapooia, 222 First Ave., W. Albany. Also known as the 8x8 Community Open Exhibit, the show features community artwork no larger than 8-by-8 inches. Show runs through Feb. 23. Information: https://www.gallerycalapooia.com/ or call 541-971-5701.

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, 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 http://bit.ly/2RVJmW0.

“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: http://bit.ly/2I9NgGA.

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. Featuring 23 prints by contemporary Native American artists and other Crow’s Shadow Artist Residency recipients. Continues through the end of March. Free. Information: http://bit.ly/2N3rfba.

“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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