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Reunion farmers market planned for Nov. 23

by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The farmers and vendors will return for the reunion market Nov. 23. Be sure to get what you need for Thanksgiving fresh from the farm at the event.

Join Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation for the reunion farmers market Nov. 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Millennium Plaza Park. Purchase fresh from local farmers for your Thanksgiving table. Don’t miss the horse-drawn wagon rides through downtown Lake Oswego. Entertainment runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Adult Indoor Rowing Training. This class offers indoor training specific to the sport of rowing: training with weights, rowing machines, core and body circuit exercises. New and experienced athletes are welcome. Practices are held at Palisades Elementary School. Ages 18 and older, Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Nov. 18 to Dec. 20, 5:45 to 7:15 a.m. or 9:30 to 11 a.m., $150.

Youth Indoor Rowing Training. Lake Oswego Community Rowing offers indoor winter training after school for both new and experienced athletes looking to participate in team rowing during spring. Practices are held in Palisades Elementary School. Ages 13 to 18, Monday through Friday, Nov. 18 to Dec. 20, 3:45 to 6:15 p.m., $150.

Bob Ross Oil Painting — Pot O’Posies. This step-by-step class takes painters from a blank canvas to a finished masterpiece in one class. All supplies are provided. Physically challenged students are welcome. Ages 12 and older, Nov. 18, 5:30 to 9 p.m., $48.

Holiday Poetry Greeting Card Workshop. It’s always a treat to find a poem in a greeting card. This makes the traditional holiday experience extra special and personal. Ten handmade cards ready for you to put a handwritten or typed poem directly into the envelope. Ages 18 and older, Nov. 21, 10:30 a.m. to noon. $10.

ASAP Friday Night Field Trip to the Movies. The monthly field trip is to the second installment of “The Hunger Games,” rated PG-13, may not be appropriate for those younger. Meet at the McKenzie Lounge in the West End Building, dinner is provided. For ages 11 to 17, Nov. 22 from 5 to 9 p.m., $20.

Holiday Gift Workshop. Creates beautiful handmade gifts and decorations, original greeting cards and then wrap them all up at this traditional celebration. The Youth Action Council provides activities and pizza. Ages 6 to 12, Nov. 23, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., $30.

Kids in the Kitchen — Fajitas and Flan. Hands-on fun in the kitchen. Learn important cooking skills while preparing a healthy meal using produce from the children’s garden. Ages 6 to 15, Nov. 23, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., $27.

Cooking for Teens — Thanksgiving Pie Workshop. Take the fear, mystery and unknown out of cooking. Learn kitchen safety, proper food handling and cooking and baking techniques. Ages 13 to 18, Nov. 23, 2 to 4 p.m., $27.

Class registration information

Preregistration is required for nearly all parks and recreation classes and activities. Class information is in the Parks & Recreation Guide available at the West End Building, also online at lakeoswegoparks.org. You can register by Internet, mail (Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation, West End Building, 4101 Kruse Way, Lake Oswego 97035), drop off materials during business hours at the WEB, fax to 503-697-6579 or phone 503-675-2549. Non-residents generally pay more than fees shown. For more information on classes, visit lakeoswegoparks.org.



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