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Welcome autumn at CREST Farm

The CREST Farm open house will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 20. The open house will feature farm tours, apple pressing, seed saving and more. For more information about the open house, contact Beth Webb at 503-673-7350 or visit crest.wlwv.k12.or.us.

Volunteers are needed for the CREST headquarters garden Mondays from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Volunteers will help harvest, plant, weed and work in the greenhouse.

For more information, contact Beth Merril at 503-673-7350.

For more information, call 503-673-7400.

Sign up for a chess tournament

Any student grades K-12 may sign up for a five-round chess tournament from 8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Oct. 20. The tournament is an Oregon Scholastic Chess Federation qualifier and will be held at Clackamas High School, 14288 SE 122nd Ave. in Clackamas.

Register by Oct. 16 for $25. For more information, contact Ed Addis at 503-658-7809 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Take part in events at Cedaroak Park Primary

The “Good for the Sole, Great for the School” fun run/walk will take place Oct. 5. The cost is $35 per family. For more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Crosswalk parent volunteers are needed before and after school. For more information, contact Martha DesGeorges at 503-673-7100.

Parent conferences are Oct. 8-11.

For more information, call 503-673-7100.

Bolton Primary schedule of events set

Online conference scheduling will be open until Oct. 5. For more information, call 503-673-7900.

The fall "Buy a Brick" order deadline is Oct. 15.

Sunset Primary schedules events

Fall enrichment classes will be held Oct. 15 to Dec. 3. For more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

For more information, call 503-673-7150.

Trillium Creek announces variety of events

Evening conferences will be held Oct. 8-9.

The PTA will meet Oct. 17 at 7 p.m.

For more information, call 503-673-7950.

Get involved in events at Stafford Primary

Picture day is scheduled for Oct. 8.

Evening conferences will be held Oct. 8-9 and conferences/teacher workdays are scheduled for Oct. 10-11.

The fall book fair will be held Oct. 15.

Stafford Primary parents are invited to meet Principal Jen Freeborn, Patrick Minor and Laura Barbour in the staffroom on Oct. 19 from 8 to 9 a.m. to meet other parents and discuss school topics.

The fall book fair will be Oct. 22-26.

Best-selling author and children’s advocate Trudy Ludwig will discuss “Understanding Our Kids’ Social World: Friendships, Cliques & Power Plays” on Oct. 29 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

For more information, call 503-673-7150.

Willamette Primary hosts a number of activities

Evening conferences will be held Oct. 8-9.

The PTA will meet Oct. 9.

Room parent training will be held Oct. 17 at 6:30 p.m. To reserve a seat, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

For more information, call 503-673-7250.

Events planned for Rosemont Ridge

The middle school dance team will start practice Oct. 8. Cost is $250. For more information, email Christy Bray at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The Scholastic Book Fair will be held Oct. 15-19. Proceeds will go toward purchasing new books for the library.

The Rosemont Ridge band and orchestra program will host a Zumba party from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Oct. 20 at the school. Cost is $5. For more information, call 503-673-7550, ext. 5596, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

For more information on school events, call 503-673-7550.

Visit Portland college fairs

The Portland Christian College fair is from 6 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 8 at Rolling Hills Community Church in Tualatin. For more information, visit naccap.org/college-fairs

The 2012 NACAC College Fair will be at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland on Oct. 26 from 9 a.m. to noon and Oct. 27 from 1 to 5 p.m. Colleges from all over the country send representatives to this event.

For more information, visit nacacnet.org.

The Portland Performing and Visual Arts College Fair will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 22 at the Portland Art Museum, 1219 SW Park Ave. in Portland.

Visit college nights at WLHS

Representatives from the following universities will provide information to students in small groups. For more information, contact Sandie Yamuchi at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Oct. 10 Corban College and Willamette University

Oct. 11 Seattle Pacific University and Stanford University

Oct. 15 University of Oregon

Oct. 16 University of Denver

Oct. 18 Davidson College

Oct. 22 Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

Oct. 23 High Point University and University of Colorado Boulder

Oct. 25 Haverford College, Swarthmore College and Whitman College

Oct. 29 Portland State University

Oct. 30 Linfield College and Gonzaga University

Check out the activities at WLHS

Public college night is Oct. 8 at 6:30 p.m. and private college night is Oct. 15 at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 503-673-7800.

Government students will host a candidate forum Oct. 9 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Candidates for Oregon House of Representatives District 37 and two West Linn mayoral presents will speak.

Volunteers will meet at 7 p.m. on Oct. 8 to discuss graduation night. For more information, contact Terri Engler call 503-722-8242 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The senior class will host a bottle/can drive on Oct. 13. Contact Esther Mastrandrea at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

PSAT/ACT testing will take place Oct. 17. All freshmen are registered to take the ACT Explore Exam.

The next grad night volunteer meeting is Oct. 23 at 7 p.m.

Seniors and parents are asked to submit photos of “friendship” and "good times” for graduation. Photos must be taken between September and December. Send photos to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Fore more information, contact Janice Moore at 503-781-8063.

For more information, call 503-673-7800.

Sign up for Flash Alert system

Flash Alert is a system that the West Linn-Wilsonville School District uses to notify parents about inclement weather conditions that impact whether schools will be open. Parents can subscribe to the Flash Alert system to receive emails and/or text messages when such circumstances arise.

To do so, visit the district website (wlwv.k12.or.us) and click the link at the top of the left column labeled “Inclement Weather Closure Status.”

This page shows the status of schools for the current date and also allows a subscription to text/email alerts or to renew existing subscriptions.