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ABBY'S CLOSET PROM DRESS COLLECTION - Now through March 7 at Lakeridge High School, room F-21. Donate gently used prom dresses and accessories. Collections to be shared with any high school student who needs a free gown at the Annual Prom Boutique, April 5 to 6, at the Oregon Convention Center. Contact: Lisa Grimm and Ellie Halvorsen, The French Program at Lakeridge 503-534-2319.
FREE PARENT-CHILD PLAYGROUPS - Wednesdays, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Sunset Fire Hall, 2215 Long St., West Linn. Indoor play park setting for children birth to age 5 and their parents/caregivers. Information call Angela, 503-315-1612.
LADIES GOLF CLUB BRUNCH AT THE LO MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE - March 5 at 9 a.m. Open to current and new members. Tom Mueller, Course Manager, will discuss golf rules, followed by short business meeting. Ladies' golf will be every Wednesday, March 12 through Oct. 15. Membership dues $25.
LAKERIDGE INTERNATIONAL NIGHT - Feb. 29 from 7 to 10 p.m. Hosted by Lakeridge Multi-Cultural club. Learn about cultures from around the world. Entry is free, and international food will be for sale.
LAKE OSWEGO LIBRARY - 'Merrily Go Round' with Merrily the Clown, March 8 at 11 a.m.n Baby storytime (birth to 18 mos.), Tuesdays at 11:45 a.m.; Toddler storytime (19 months to 3 years) Wednesdays at 11:45 a.m.; Preschool storytime (3 to 5 yrs), Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. n Musical Laptime with Anne Clark (birth to 18 mos.) Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 28.
McKENZIE LOUNGE AT THE WEST END BUILDING - Designated space for teens to hang out. Pool table, ping-pong table, big screen TV, video gaming equipment, and more. Hours: Monday - Thursday, 6 to 9 p.m., ages 12 -18. Friday, 6 to 9 p.m. Junior High students only. Saturday, 7 to 11 p.m. high school students only. Free.
ROCK CLIMBING AT CLUB SPORT - Feb. 28 at 7 p.m., 18120 SW Lower Boones Ferry Rd. In conjunction with Lake Oswego Reads, experience the exciting sport of rock climbing. Ages 12+, limited space, reservations required 503-968-4535.
TENTH STREET LOUNGE FOR TEENS - Tenth Street Church (Willamette Christian Church) 2015 Eighth Ave., West Linn. A place for teens to hang out on Saturday nights. Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360, flat-screen TV's, board games. Open 7:30-10 p.m.
TRYON CREEK STATE PARK - 11321 SW Terwilliger Blvd. Story and Stroll on Trees, Feb. 29 from 1 to 2 p.m.n Adult workshop: Naturescaping, March 2 from 1 to 5 p.m. n Preschool Class, Water Wonders, March 4 from 1 to 2 p.m. Register 503-636-4398 n Ivy removal work party. March 1 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.n Trillium Festival April 5 to 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
'UNFOLDING LIVES: DISCOVERING PIONEERS' FATES' EXHIBIT - Explore the lives of nine pioneer families featured at three heritage sites in Oregon City from Feb. through May. Starting at Oregon Trail Interpretive Center, the exhibit continues to the Museum of the Oregon Territory and Stevens-Crawford Heritage House. For tickets and information call 503-657-9336 x124.
WEST LINN HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR FASHION SHOW - March 2 at West Linn High School. From 2 to 2:45 p.m., appetizers, desserts and music; at 3 p.m., show begins. Tickets: $20/adult, $10/student on sale at Via Lago, Happenstance, Miss Meers, Fleur de Lis, David's Bridal, Mr. Formal and Nike. Students buy tickets at WL high school.
WEST LINN PUBLIC LIBRARY - Storytime on Thursdays and Fridays 10 a.m. (lapsit and toddler) and 11 a.m. (preschool).
WILLAMETTE RIVER ISLAND PADDLE - March 15 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Put in at Cedar Oak boat ramp and paddle around the back-channels of Cedar and Hogg islands. Register 503-223-6418.
WINTER WALKS - Feb. 28 at 9 a.m. E. Willamette River Walk. Paved paths for river views and winter wildlife. Drive 18 mi. Cost: $2 n March 6 at 9:15 a.m. Mt. Angel Abbey. A tour of the bell tower, Aldo Alto library, Russian museum, valley views. Drive 70 mi., cost $14. n All walks meet at Our Savior's Church, 2000 Country Club Rd.