Steppin' Out for Oct. 19
Watermedia paintings exhibit, sale
WHAT: Local professional artists in the Flow Artists' Critique Group will show and sell their watercolor, acrylic and monoprint paintings. The artists paint with water-based media in their own studios and meet weekly to evaluate and comment on paintings in progress. The goal for the artists is to help each other grow artistically.
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 21 through Saturday, Nov. 5. The artists' reception will be from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 21 with live music from jazz pianist Kyle Lewis.
WHERE: Allegri Gallery, 410 N. Main Ave.
WHO: The artists include Kathy Allegri, Beth Verheyden, Carol Manfredi, Kara Pilcher, Bart DeGraaf, Susie Schreiber, Gina Lock, Suzi Blaisdell and Yvonne Knoll.
INFO: Call 971-219-6790.
Encyclopedia history night at Edgefield
WHAT: The topic this month is 'The Historic Columbia River Highway: A Study of its History, Decline and Preservation,' which will cover the story of the highway and outline its future.
WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25.
WHERE: McMenamins Edgefield, Power Station Theater, 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale.
WHO: All ages welcome.
INFO: Visit mcmenamins.com/edgefield or oregonencyclopedia.org, or call 503-669-8610.