Attend Tipton art opening at Johnstone Financial

Attend Tipton art opening at Johnstone Financial

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Lake Oswego Reads offers many experiences

Lake Oswego Reads offers many experiences

Enjoy hike, food, art and more Be sure to attend these Lake Oswego Reads programs this week....

Foodworx conference set for Feb. 20 at Portland State University

Foodworx conference set for Feb. 20 at Portland State University

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Vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth to perform

Vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth to perform

Grammy- and Pulitzer Prize-winning group to appear at Marylhurst Jan. 29, 30 The Grammy- and...

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SUBMITTED PHOTO  - 'One Slight Hitch' opens Clackamas Repertory Theatres 2016 season.
February 11, 2016

Clackamas Rep announces new season

by The Review, Tidings
Enjoy 'Wing It' and 'The Actor's Nightmare' Clackamas Repertory Theatre has announced its 12th season. Included in the lineup are: “One Slight Hitch,” a new comedy by Lewis Black, to be presented June 30-July 24 — It is…
STAFF PHOTO  - Liz Thoresen will be exhibiting her paintings at WLLC during the month of February. This piece is titled.
February 11, 2016

View Six-Inch Art Show at WL Lutheran Church

by The Review, Tidings
Liz Thoresen also exhibiting West Linn Lutheran Church invites the public to view its Six-Inch Art Show and Sale running through Feb. 28. Many Portland area artists enter their art in the annual Six-Inch Art Show. All…
'Jamaica' is part of the Lost Treasures Collection at Lakewood Theatre Company.
February 11, 2016

LTC presents 'Jamaica' part of the Lost Treasures Collection Series

by the Review, Tidings
Three performances only Feb. 19, 20 Lakewood Theatre Company’s The Lost Treasures Collection, a series named for its “rarely performed musical gems,” is in full swing. In its sixth season this year, the series’ carries the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Photographer Eric Griswolds pictures of the former Blue Heron paper mill are on exhibit at the West Linn library through February.
February 11, 2016

Blue Heron inspired art on exhibit at WL library

by The Review, Tidings
Photographer Eric Griswold and watercolor and pastel artist Eileen Holzman have collaborated on an exhibit combining their talents titled “Through Different Lenses.” The exhibit represents their impressions of the former…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS  - Dawn Boone will discuss the artistry of Curtis photography at Oswego Heritage House, 398 10th St. at 10 a.m. Feb. 13.
February 11, 2016

Add these LO Reads events to your calendar

by Barb Randall
The Lake Oswego Reads program is in full swing, and continues through February. Most events are free and open to the public. This is the lineup of programs planned for the coming week. To view the complete list of events,…
February 11, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Lisa Jackson releases ‘After She’s Gone’ Lake Oswego author Lisa Jackson has released “After She’s Gone,” the third book in her West Coast series. Jackson, a No. 1 “New York Times” bestselling author of more than 85 novels,…
Mountain Park Homeowners Association continues its concert series with Rio! Bloco Alegria, Portlands only Rio-style samba band, at 7 p.m. Feb. 26. Bloco Alegria will present the heart-thumping sounds of Carnival and create a festive celebration the whole family will enjoy, complete with Brazilian percussion instruments, guitarists, singers and costumed samba dancers.  The concert will be held at the rec center, 2 Mt. Jefferson Terrace. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the show begins promptly at 7 p.m. Admission is $8 per person, children 3 and younger are admitted free of charge. Tickets can be purchased at the rec center in advance at the front desk, or at the door the evening of the event.
February 04, 2016

Join the fun of Carnival at Mountain Park Rec

by The Review, Tidings
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A musical petting zoo, where children can touch instruments will be held after the Sensory-Friendly Concert Feb. 21.
February 04, 2016

Sensory-Friendly Concert offered for families with special needs

by the Review, Tidings
Portland Wind Symphony and the music therapy program at Marylhurst University will present a Sensory-Friendly Concert at 3 p.m. Feb. 21 at St. Anne’s Chapel on the Marylhurst campus. While this performance is ideal for…
SUBMTTED PHOTO  - The Sanctuary Choir of Lake Grove Presbyterian Church will perform during the Hymn Festival scheduled for 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6.
February 04, 2016

Attend Lake Grove's Festival of Hymns

by The Review, Tidings
Lake Grove Presbyterian Church will present the fourth concert in its 2015-2016 series with “Singing Our Story: A Festival of Hymns.” The concert will take place at 7 p.m. Feb. 6 at the church, located at 4040 Sunset Drive…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas will perform a concert Feb. 12 at Marylhurst University and a master class the day after. Tickets for both are available by calling 503-654-0082.
February 04, 2016

Hear Berta Rojas in concert at St. Anne's

by The Review, Tidings
Master class offered day after concert Portland Classic Guitar will present Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas performing on Feb. 12 in St. Anne’s Chapel on the Marylhurst University campus. The music will start promptly at 8…
These metal finger traps were used as splints in early days. Other odd objects are on display too.
February 04, 2016

MOOT exhibits showcase historic preservation and odd objects in Oregon City

by the Review, Tidings
The Museum of the Oregon Territory opened two new exhibits Feb. 3. The first exhibit, titled Preserving Places: Local Stories of Conservation, Restoration, and Preservation, tells the story of area heritage houses and…
SUBMITTED PHOTO:  - Three Triangles and Three Colors by Pat Boas, made of sumi ink on paper.
January 28, 2016

Special exhibit of abstract paintings on exhibit at Art Gym

by The Review, Tidings
'And from this distance one might never imagine that it is alive' features 10 artists' work The Art Gym at Marylhurst University has opened “and from this distance one might never imagine that it is alive,” continuing…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Jamie Stillway and Ben Bonham will play at Lakeside Theater and Cafe Monday, Feb. 1. Show starts at 7 p.m.
January 28, 2016

Together 'Again'

by Phil Favorite
Stillway and Bonham to show off their world-class guitar playing at Lake Oswego concert They may have been born half a world apart, but when Jamie Stillway and Ben Bonham play guitar together, it’s clear their paths were…
January 28, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Night club dance classes offered Dave and Jody Crandell will be teaching beginning night club two-step classes in February beginning 7 p.m. Feb. 4 at Rosemont Ridge Middle School, 20001 Salamo Road in West Linn. Cost is $45…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Fish Martinez, a member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz, will perform and talk about Native American powwow drumming and hip hop at 7 p.m. Feb. 2 at the Lake Oswego Public Library, 706 Fourth St.
January 28, 2016

LO Reads events begin

by The Review, Tidings
The first of the Lake Oswego Reads events are happening this week. Mark your calendar for these special events, which are free and open to all unless otherwise noted. Be sure to see a private collection of Edward Curtis…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: CRAIG MITCHELLDYER - In front, from left, are: Audrey Voon as Marcy Park, Alex Salazar as Chip Tolentino, Catherine Olson as Logainne SchwartzandGrubenierre; second row, David Swadis as Leaf Coneybear, Daniel Purdy as Olive Ostrovsky and back row, Troy Pennington as William Barfee.
January 28, 2016

Broadway Rose to present hilarious musical

by The Review, Tidings
Broadway Rose Theatre will open “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” Jan. 29. This 2005 Tony Award-winning musical features a vibrant young cast and features an addictive original score and riotous competition,…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Portland Youth Philharmonics  chamber orchestra, Camerata PYP, will kick off its season with a concert Jan. 31 at Portland State Universitys Lincoln Hall.
January 28, 2016

PYP's Camerata presents world premiere

by The Review, Tidings
Camerata PYP, Portland Youth Philharmonic’s chamber orchestra, will kick off its seventh season at Portland State University’s Lincoln Recital Hall at 2 p.m. Jan. 31. PYP Musical Director David Hattner will conduct.…
Dr. Stephen Dow Beckham
January 28, 2016

Before Curtis, there was Gibbs

by Cliff Newell
Beckham presentation on pioneer scholar set for LO Reads George Gibbs was almost like the Zelig of mid-19th century America. Born into tremendous wealth and prestige, Gibbs more than lived up to his tremendous advantages…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: DAVID KINDER - Northwest Childrens Theater & School will present Alice in Wonderland, a jazz musical conceived and composed by Ezra Weiss, with book by Sarah Jane Hardy, based on the book Alices Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.  Tumble down the rabbit hole as Alices adventures through Wonderland are transformed into a spectacular jazz odyssey. This original NWCT adaptation is filled with classical characters from the Mad Hatters to the Queen of Hearts and a beautiful original score inspired by jazz greats from Miles to Monk. The musical is most enjoyed by those ages 6 and older. The show opens Jan. 30 and continues through Feb. 28, with noon and 4 p.m. shows on Saturdays and Sundays. There is a noon Monday show on Feb. 15 as well. Tickets range in price from $18-$23 for adults and $13-$19 for youth. Order online at nwcts.org or call 503-222-4480. NWCT performs in a theater located at 1819 N.W. Everett St., Portland.
January 21, 2016

NWCT to present jazzy 'Alice in Wonderland'

by The Review, Tidings
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - Children and Other Wild Animals by Brian Doyle is a finalist in the Oregon Book Awards.
January 21, 2016

Oregon Book Award finalists named

by The REview, Tidings
Writers from Lake Oswego, Wilsonville included in esteemed list Literary Arts has announced the finalists in the 2016 Oregon Book Awards and Literary Fellowship recipients. The winners will be announced in a ceremony April…
STAFF PHOTO VERN UYETAKE  - Lisa Alber, left, and Cindy Brown, will present a program on what it takes to write mysteries with their friend Gigi Pandian at the Lake Oswego Public Library at 2 p.m. Jan. 24.
January 21, 2016

Mystery of mysteries unveiled

by Barb Randall
Mystery authors to share secrets of the genre Those who love a good mystery have a unique opportunity to learn about the craft from three mystery authors in a special event to be held at 2 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Lake Oswego…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Country Fest by Tatyana Ostapenko
January 21, 2016

Ostapenko art

by The Review, Tidings
Portland artist Tatyana Ostapenko is exhibiting her contemporary paintings in the community room of the West Linn Public Library, 1595 Burns St., during the month of January. “The major themes of my work revolve around the…
January 21, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Kliot exhibiting art at Concordia Artist Rosalyn Kliot of Lake Oswego is exhibiting her art in A Tribute to Oregon Society of Artists exhibit running through Feb. 26 at Concordia University’s George R. White Library and…
STAFF PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE - Cynthia Whitcomb, front, Jon Quesenberry and Cheryl E. Grant are presenting Fertile Ground Festival readings at Lakewood Center for the Arts during the festival, which runs throughout Portland Jan. 21-31.
January 14, 2016

Don't miss Fertile Ground Festival

by Barb Randall
Lakewood to host four presentations of new works Get ready for 11 days of world premiere acts of creation when Portland’s Fertile Ground Festival opens Jan 21, continuing through Jan. 31. This is your opportunity to see…
SUBMITTED ART - Attend Pints from the Past, a free discussion series and ongoing collaboration between Clackamas County Historical Society and Oregon City Public Library. The event takes place at the Midway Bar, 1003 Seventh St. in Oregon City. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; the talk starts at 6:30 p.m.
January 14, 2016

Pints from the Past to detail Willamette Falls Industrial Archaeology findings

by The Review, Tidings
August dig at North Woolen Mill to be explained Jan. 19 The archeological discoveries made last summer at the Oregon City Woolen Mills will be discussed at a Pints from the Past event, a free discussion series and ongoing…

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Jan 14, 2016

Lakewood Theatre Company to present Broadway musical based on…

by The Review, Tidings
Lakewood Theatre Company to present Broadway musical based on America's Independence Day Lakewood Theatre Company will hold open auditions for the musical “1776” Feb. 6-7 at Lakewood Center for…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: MIKE LINDBERG - From left are Steve Coker and Sean Ryan Lamb in Cokers The Adventures of Dex Dixon: Paranormal Dick, presented as part of the Fertile Ground Festival of New Works Jan. 21-31 by  Stumptown Stages.
Jan 14, 2016

Stumptown Stages to present Fertile Grounds production

by The Review Tidings
'The Adventures of Dex Dixon' is noir, horror and comedy Stumptown Stages presents the original musical “The Adventures of Dex Dixon: Paranormal Dick” as part of the Fertile Ground Festival of…
Jan 14, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Mixed watermedia workshop offered Artist Melissa Gannon will offer a mixed watermedia workshop from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Gladstone Senior Center, 1050 Portland Ave., in Gladstone. Cost…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - From left, Tim Ellis, Michele Van Kleef and Jean Pierre Garau, playing as the Michele Van Kleef Trio, will appear at Lake Theater and Cafe Jan. 18. Tickets are $10 each online or at the door.
Jan 14, 2016

Michele Van Kleef Trio to play

by The Review, Tidings
Lake Oswego native Michele Van Kleef will play at the Lake Theater and Cafe Jan. 18 with guitarist Tim Ellis and pianist Jean Pierre Garau. Those in the music industry say you “never know what…
Jan 07, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Sitka Center holding artist show-and-tell event The Sitka Center for Art and Ecology will host an artist show-and-tell event beginning at 1 p.m. Jan. 7. The public is invited to meet the artists…
Jan 07, 2016

Boston University Tanglewood Institute to award a designated PYP…

by The Review, Tidings
Portland Youth Philharmonic member will be selected to receive $3,000 merit scholarship to attend Boston University Tanglewood Institute in 2016 Boston University Tanglewood Institute (BUTI) has…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - OOregon Parks and Recreation Department joins Americas State Parks in encouraging people to take a First Day Hike on New Years Day. Ranger led hikes will be held at several state parks, and parking is free.
Dec 24, 2015

Why not take a First Day Hike in a state park?

by Oregon State Parks
Oregon Parks and Recreation Department joins America’s State Parks in sponsoring First Day Hikes in 28 state parks on New Year’s Day. Park rangers or volunteers will lead most of the hikes.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Inga, one of the dogs participating in the Tales to Tails program at the West Linn Public Library, quietly enjoys a story.
Dec 24, 2015

Dogs enjoy library reading program

by Sandi Box
Readers' skills improve while reading aloud to dogs It’s a rainy December afternoon and its dark outside. Inside West Linn Public Library, in the nook under the stairs, a child is curled up with…
Dec 24, 2015

Entertainment Briefs

by Barb Randall
Enjoy free classes at Twist Yoga In celebration of its second year in business, Twist Yoga is offering seven free classes between 5:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 30. Owned by Jennifer Pahl, Twist Yoga…
Dec 24, 2015

Portland Youth Philharmonic presents Concert-at-Christmas

by Barb Randall
Portland Youth Philharmonic Musical Director David Hattner invites the public to PYP’s annual, festive, and family-friendly Concert-At-Christmas to be held at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 26, at the historic…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - From left are Arleen Daugherty as Maria, Elisabeth Goebel as Florence Foster Jenkins, Mary Weigel as Dorothy and Todd Carlson as St. Clair, in New Century Players production of Glorious! The True Story of Florence Foster Jenkins, the Worst Singer in the World which opens Jan. 8 at Rex Putnam Blackbox Theater in Milwaukie.
Dec 17, 2015

New Century Players to present 'Glorious!'

by The Review, Tidings
The New Century Players will present “Glorious! The True Story of Florence Foster Jenkins, the Worst Singer in the World” Jan. 8-24 at Rex Putnam Blackbox Theater, 4950 S.E. Roethe Road in…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Maggie MacKenzie as Gladys in Lakewood Theatre Companys production of The Best Christmas Pageant Ever playing Dec. 17-23. Order tickets online at lakewood-center.org or call 503-635-3901.
Dec 17, 2015

'Best Christmas Pageant Ever' not to be missed

by The Review, Tidings
Play, an American classic, opens tonight with performances through Dec. 23 at Lakewood Theatre Company “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” a delightful family story about the true meaning of…
Dec 17, 2015

Entertainment Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
New opportunities to practice Mindful Meditation Mediation teacher Surja Tjahaja of West Linn will be leading one-day retreats on Mindfulness Meditation for those seeking to deepen their…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Lake Oswego artist Rosalyn Kliot is exhibiting mixed media paintings in Urban and Rural Landscapes, a group show at Oregon Society of Artists. The exhibit runs through Jan. 8 at OSA, 2185 S.W. Park Place in Portland. The gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday 1 to 4 p.m. Learn more online at oregonsocietyofartists.com or call 503-228-0706.
Dec 17, 2015

Kliot art on exhibit

by The Review, Tidings



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