Something for everyone at Holiday Gallery

Something for everyone at Holiday Gallery

Give everyone on your list a piece of art this year. The holiday gallery includes clothing and...

Santa  Sing-Along  set for  Nov. 26

Santa Sing-Along set for Nov. 26

Broadway Rose Theatre Company will present a Santa Sing-Along event you won't want to miss

Clay Circle artists to hold art show, sale

Clay Circle artists to hold art show, sale

West Linn artist Sara Swink and other artists from her Clay Circle Studio will hold a sale of...

Burn some calories before you feast

Burn some calories before you feast

Take part in West Linn's Turkey Trot, Trainer's Club's Calorie Crusher

Affiniti to present annual White Christmas gala

Affiniti to present annual White Christmas gala

Mary's Woods at Marylhurst will present Affiniti, Ireland's foremost Celtic classical trio, in...

'Carved by Nature' to open

'Carved by Nature' to open

David Haslett's stone sculptures and Larry N. Olson's photography on exhibit Nov. 4-19 The Arts...

'All the Marys' honors women, past and present

'All the Marys' honors women, past and present

Dance, music performances based on Ana De Orbegoso's paintings of Mary Portland dancer Luciana...

Oregon Guitar Quartet  to present concert

Oregon Guitar Quartet to present concert

Portland Classic Guitar Concert Series continues Oct. 28 at Wiegand Hall on Marylhurst campus As...

Frightful fun planned for Halloween

Frightful fun planned for Halloween

Halloween is a time to dress in costumes, host a party, carve a jack-o'-lantern and of course,...

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PHOTO COURTESY OF LAKEWOOD CENTER FOR THE ARTS - Lake Oswegos The Alphabet Project showcases the diversity of the arts in Lake Oswego.
December 08, 2016

'A city of arts'

by Kelsey O'Halloran
Lake Oswego is indeed a City of Arts -- see the newest addition to the public collection at Lakewood Center for the Arts
SUBMITTED PHOTO: LAKEWOOD THEATRE COMPANY - Millie Wollmuth as Gladys in The Best Christmas Pageant Ever at Lakewood Theatre Company, Dec. 15-23.
December 08, 2016

The holidays wouldn't be the same without LTC's 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever'

by Pamplin Media Group
Lakewood Theatre Company's Best Christmas Pageant is a holiday treat for the whole family
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Classical guitarist Scott Kritzer will present concerts at Marylhurst Universitys Wiegand Hall on Dec. 9 and 10. Tickets are still available for the Dec. 10 concert.
December 08, 2016

Portland Classic Guitar presents classical guitarist Scott Kritzer

by Pamplin Media Group
Portland Classic Guitar continues its concert series Dec. 9, 10 at Marylhurst University's Wiegand Hall.


SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Lake Oswego artist Molly Reeves is showing her art at Cascade Sothebys International Realty in the Pearl District, located at 1321 N.W. Hoyt St. in Portland. The show continues through Jan. 2.
December 08, 2016

Artists exhibiting during holiday season

by Barb Randall
Original art makes a special gift. Several artists are showing their art this weekend and through the holiday season.
December 08, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Plenty of holiday music, entertainment offered this week at churches, Marylhurst and other venues
ScanFair is a festival of the traditions of Nordic tradition. Eat tranditional foods, hear songs and learn dances of the Scandinavian countries.
December 01, 2016

Nordic Northwest to celebrate 32nd ScanFair

by Pamplin Media Group
Nordic Northwest invites the public to attend ScanFair, a celebration of traditional Nordic Christmas
SUBMITTED PHOTO: LAKEWOOD THEATRE COMPANY - For the holidays the Peppermint Bear visits Lakewood for the 25th anniversary show titled The Peppermint Bear Show 2016: The Elves That Forgot Christmas, Dec. 3, 10, 11, 17, 18 and 20, 2016 at Lakewood Theatre Company, Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St. in Lake Oswego.
December 01, 2016

LTC presents 'The Peppermint Bear Show'

by Pamplin Media Group
Don't miss the all-new version of Lakewood Theatre Company's annual Holiday Magic Breakfast Theatre opening Dec. 3
December 01, 2016

Heritage Council's holiday gift show opens season

by Barb Randall
Find gifts for everyone on your list at Oswego Heritage Council's annual holiday gift show
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Shelly Rudolph and Tom Grant will present Baby, Its Cold Outside at 7 p.m. Dec. 5 at Lake Theater and Café, 106 N. State St., Lake Oswego.
December 01, 2016

Baby, It's Cold Outside

by Pamplin Media Group
Start the holiday season off on the right note - attend Baby, It;s Cold Outside Dec. 5
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - These chickens are some of the art pieces offered by Ann Munson.
December 01, 2016

Artists' Greenhouse sale to be held this weekend

by Pamplin Media Group
Ann Munson and artist friends will hold their annual 'seconds and steals' art sale at Munson's greenhouse
December 01, 2016

Stumptown to open 'Plaid Tidings' tonight

by Pamplin Media Group
Based on 'Forever Plaid' Stumptown Stage's 'Plaid Tidings' promises to raise the roof
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December 01, 2016

Bells and Brass Christmas concert set for Dec. 4

by Pamplin Media Group
Don't miss Lake Grove Presbyterian Church's annual Bells and Brass holiday concert
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Erin Tamblyn as Belle and Leif Norby as the Beast in Pixie Dust Productions Beauty and the Beast, opening Dec. 9 and continuing through Dec. 24 at the Newmark Theatre in Portland.
December 01, 2016

A love story comes to life

by Pamplin Media Group
Greg Tamblyn of Lake Oswego will direct 'Beauty and the Beast,' opening Dec. 9 at Portland's Newmark Theatre.
December 01, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Don't miss book signing at Canby Library for new pictorial history 'Canby'
STAFF PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE  - A concert of perfect-pitch music will be presented at Lakeridge High School auditorium Dec. 10. The concert features the mens a cappella choirs of the University of Oregon and Oregon State University. A group of city employees, who are alumni of UO and OSU, gathered recently for a coin toss to determine which group would sing first. The Ducks won, so will be on stage first, following the warm up performances. Pictured (from left) are: center, Kathy Kern Schilling; front row, Erica Rooney, Wendy Martin, Mary Pat Inglis, Rachael Peterson, Karen Luby, Jamie Inglis, Cyndie Glazer and Chip Larouche; back row, Ellen Davis, Gail Hoddevik, Ed Marsoun, Matt Tipton, David Kudna, Will Delong, Dawn Grunwald, Dina Balogh, Roger Shepherd, Jeff Inglis, Madeline Marin-Foucher, concert coordinator.
November 24, 2016

Outspoken, On the Rocks to present concert

by Barb Randall
The men's a cappella choirs from the University of Oregon and Oregon State will present a concert Dec. 10 at Lakeridge High School auditorium.
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The I-5 Connection, a community chorus, will present a Christmas concert at 3 p.m. Dec. 3 at Meridian United Church of Christ, 6750 S.W. Boeckman Road in Wilsonville. Director Jocelyn Harris has arranged a family-friendly festival of songs both secular and sacred, which is sure to warm your heart and open the holiday season in a special way. The concert is free and open to all.
November 24, 2016

I-5 Community Chorus to present holiday concert

by Pamplin Media Group
The I-5 Community Chorus will present a holiday concert you won't want to miss
November 24, 2016

Calling all artists for Festival of the Arts

by Pamplin Media Group
The Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts has posted a call to artists to include their work in this popular regional show.
November 24, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Barb Randall
Events you might like to attend in the area
November 17, 2016

OLL to present life of Priest Vianney

by Pamplin Media Group
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Parish invites the community to attend St. Luke’s live production of “Vianney: Renewing the Heart of the Church” at 7 p.m. Nov. 20 at the church, 790 A Ave., Lake Oswego. Shakespearean actor…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS  - Sherrie Wolf, left, and her daughter, Sarah, will present a concert with Dale Jones on bass at Lake Theater & Cafe on Nov. 21.
November 17, 2016

'On Our Own' CD set to be released

by (none)
Concert a celebration of release of "On Our Own" Lake Theater & Cafe’s Music Monday concert Nov. 21 will feature Sherrie Wolf and her daughter, Sarah, with George Thompson and Paul Chasman, for a CD release celebration of…
November 17, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Oswego Heritage Council Executive Director Nany Niland welcomes visitors to the OHC's revitialized and expanded museum at the Oswego Heritage House, 398 10th St. in Lake Oswego.
November 11, 2016

What's old is new again

by Barb Randall
Oswego Heritage Council celebrates grand opening of its revitalized history museum in Lake Oswego
SUBMITTED PHOTOS:  - Michael McCloskey will present the first of a series of lectures in the History Without Walls series, hosted by the West Linn Historical Society.
November 10, 2016

McCloskey to share historical firsts of Oregon

by (none)
West Linn Historical Society will present author Michael McCloskey in the first of a series of guest lectures at noon Nov. 12 in the West Linn Public Library, 1595 Burns St., West Linn. McCloskey will share some of the…
PHOTO: YOUSSEF SHOUFAN COSTUMES: KYM BARRETT  © 2015 CIRQUE DU SOLEIL - The production is inspired by James Camerons Avatar, and will transport audiences to the world of Pandora in a visually stunning live setting.
November 10, 2016

Cirque du Soleil presents 'Toruk - The First Flight'

by (none)
Show inspired by 'Avatar' coming to Portland for limited run The new Cirque du Soleil touring show “Toruk - the First Flight” will be presented at Moda Center in Portland Dec. 7-11. The show is inspired by James Cameron’s…
REVIEW FILE PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Lane Gallery, located at 2412 N.W. Raleigh St. in Portland is hosting a holiday boutique of art created by local artists, including former West Linn artist Diana Crites. The boutique, which features unique gifts at a wide range of price points, opens with a reception from 6-8 p.m. Nov. 11 and continues through Dec. 23. Other artists featured in the boutique are Mark Crummett, Jenn Feeney, Dagmar Grossman, Carol Opie and Gila Jane. Gallery hours are noon-5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. The gallery will also host a Slabtown Art Walk and open studio from 2-5 p.m. Nov. 12.
November 10, 2016

Lane Gallery to present holiday boutique

by (none)
Former West Linn artist Diana Crites exhibiting her art

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Nov 10, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by (none)
‘Nice ‘n Easy’ concert set for Nov. 12 Cascade Harmony Chorus, a four-part harmony women’s a cappella singing group, will present “Nice ‘n Easy,” a fall show and fundraiser with a nod to Frank…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Northwest Senior Theatre will present 'Jingle, Jingle, Jingle,' a holiday musical variety show, Nov. 16 through 19 at Alpenrose Dairy Opera House, 6149 S.W. Shattuck Road in Portland. The production includes songs like 'Christmas Love,' 'My Favorite Things,' 'A Song of Peace,' 'Let's Have an Old-Fashioned Christmas' and more, plus dances and skits. Showtime is 2 p.m. each day and admission is $5 at the door. For more information, visit nwseniortheatre.org or call Betty Merrill at 503-227-2003. Pictured are The Kings, Bill Morris, Ralph Cox and Tom Wirch, singing 'No Well, No Well.'
Nov 10, 2016

See seniors' 'Jingle, Jingle, Jingle'

by (none)
NW Senior Theatre starts holiday season off with variety show
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Bob Bresky has published The Papermakers: More than Run of the Mill, a history of the paper industry.
Nov 10, 2016

Bresky publishes history on paper industry

by (none)
Three Rivers Artist Guild shares information about several of its members: Member Robert “Bob” J. Bresky has self-published “The Papermakers: More than Run of the Mill,” a narrative that…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lake Oswego jewelry artist Tai Vautier will exhibit her jewelry at Wild Arts Festival.
Nov 10, 2016

Wild Arts Festival returns for Nov. 19 and 20 showings

by Pamplin Media Group
36th-annual art show, sale benefits Audubon Society of Portland Wild Arts Festival — the Northwest’s show and sale of nature-related art and books benefitting the Audubon Society of Portland —…
Nov 10, 2016

Will you die of dysentery? Are you fully equipped to traverse…

by Portland Center Stage
Computer game, real-life trail collide in Bekah Brunstetter's 'The Oregon Trail' Portland Center Stage at The Amory continues its Northwest Stories series with Bekah Brunstetter’s “The Oregon…
Nov 03, 2016

Hear ghost stories of Oregon City at Pints from the Past event

by Pamplin Media Group
The Lake Oswego Public Library in cooperation with Clackamas County Historical Society and Lake Theater and Café is hosting Rocky Smith Jr., in a presentation of haunting history of local ghost…
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Oct 27, 2016

Former OMSI president publishes behind-the-scenes book

by Pamplin Media Group
Marilynne Eichinger's book launch to be held at Marylhurst on Nov. 3 Marylhurst University will host a book launch party Nov. 3 for “Lives of Museum Junkies,” a new book by former Oregon Museum…
Oct 21, 2016

LTC presents 'Tenderloin' as part of Lost Treasures Collection…

by (none)
The Lost Treasures Collection, a series of rarely performed musical productions, is back for a seventh season at Lakewood Theatre Company. This year, three musicals based on the theme “New York,…
STAFF FILE PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE  - Financial services provider and author Robert Hesslink will hold a book signing at New Seasons Market Oct. 26 for his book, Eat Less, Sleep More and Slow Down. Hesslink wrote the book because he saw clients thriving financially, but being physically unable to enjoy their wealth. He believes health and wellness impact ones wealth.
Oct 21, 2016

Hesslink to share book that will improve health, wealth

by Barb Randall
Signing at New Seasons set for Oct. 26 Lake Oswego financial services provider and author Robert Louis Hesslink Jr. will hold a signing event for his book “Eat Less, Sleep More and Slow Down”…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS:  - Cat Wilson
Oct 21, 2016

Wilson to discuss 'Cafe Characters' exhibit

by Pamplin Media Group
Inspired sketch artist Cat Wilson will present “Café Characters” at Streff Gallery in the Shoen Library at Marylhurst University. Wilson will share information about the 34 lively and whimsical…
Oct 21, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Learn benefits of feng shui for home, office Certified feng shui designer Judith Eliot McDonald will present a free introductory talk on how feng shui can benefit your home, office and life at 2…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lake Oswego watercolorist Rudy Stevens, a beloved art teacher, is exhibiting his work at Johnstone Financial through Dec. 22. An artists reception will be held from 5-7 p.m. Oct. 28. This piece is titled Quirky House.
Oct 21, 2016

Stevens showing art at Johnstone Financial

by Pamplin Media Group
Artist's reception to be held from 5-7 p.m. Oct. 28. The Arts Council of Lake Oswego invites the public to view the work of Lake Oswego watercolorist Rudolph “Rudy” B. Stevens now on exhibit at…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Poet Matt Hart will open the Marylhurst Reading Series Oct.  27. Hart is associate professor of creative writing and the chairman of liberal arts at the Art Academy of Cincinnati.
Oct 13, 2016

Reading Series features diverse authors

by Pamplin Media Group
Poets, novelists from New York City, Tucson, Cincinnati and Oregon to visit Marylhurst Each year, Marylhurst University brings a group of diverse writers and thinkers to the Portland…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Portland Youth Philharmonic Musical Director David Hattner, left, stands with Samuel Zacharia, winner of the 2016-2017 PYP Soloist Competition. Zacharia will be a featured soloist in the upcoming concert Oct. 30 in Corvallis.
Oct 13, 2016

Portland Youth Philharmonic to play Oct. 30 Corvallis concert at…

by Pamplin Media Group
Portland Youth Philharmonic, America’s first youth orchestra, will present a free concert at 3 p.m. Oct. 30 in the Austin Auditorium of Oregon State University’s LaSells Stewart Center. The…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: LUCY HOBBS - Johnny Nuriel plays Dr. Frank N. Furter at Funhouse Lounges production of The Rocky Horror Picture Show running Oct. 20 through Nov. 26.
Oct 13, 2016

'The Rocky Horror Show' opens at Funhouse Lounge

by Pamplin Media Group
At the mercy of a broken-down car and a sudden rainstorm, innocent young lovers Brad Majors and Janet Weiss find themselves at the door of a mysterious castle. But what lies inside will boggle…
SUBMITTED PHOTO:  - Included in Open This End is Kehinde WIleys Adwale bronze (2010), on exhibit through Dec. 11. Curator  Joseph R. Wolin will speak about the exchit at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 in Miller 105 on the Lewis & Clark campus.
Oct 13, 2016

Attend cultural, intellectual events at L&C

by Lewis & Clark College
Several programs will be presented at Lewis and Clark College during the month of October that are open to the general public. The events are free unless noted otherwise. Put these on your…
Oct 13, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Museum after Dark focused on 19th century embalming techniques Looking for a spook event to celebrate Halloween? Attend Washington County Museum’s fourth-annual Halloween Museum after Dark…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Krayon Kids will present Red with a Twist Nov. 4-20 at the Barclay Theatre in Oregon City. Tickets are available online at krayonkids.org.
Oct 13, 2016

Krayon Kids ready to present 'Red with a Twist'

by Pamplin Media Group
'Red' Riding Hood twists classic tale to meet world of steampunk Krayon Kids Musical Theatre Company will present “Red, with a Twist,” the story of a new-found classic meets the world of…