Featured Stories

Crossroads

TODAY

Log Home and Timber Frame Expo, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., continues 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center, 2060 N. Marine Drive, $15 for three-day pass, children 15 and under free. Visit www.logexpo.com, or call 1-888-564-3976.

SUNDAY

Spring Into Reading fair, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., University of Portland, 5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Chiles Center. Call 1-800-564-3663.

MONDAY

Portland-area community meetings: Citywide land use, 7 p.m., City Hall, 1221 S.W. Fourth Ave., Lovejoy Room; University Park Neighborhood Association, Portsmouth Trinity Lutheran Church, 7119 N. Portsmouth Ave.; St. Johns Neighborhood Association, 7 p.m., St. Johns Community Center, 8427 N. Central Ave.; Sabin Neighborhood Association, 7 p.m., Sabin Elementary School, 4013 N.E. 18th Ave. Visit www.portlandonline.com/oni.

TUESDAY

Green-building seminar, sponsored by Lane Powell PC, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Hilton Portland and Executive Tower, 921 S.W. Sixth Ave., Grand Ballroom 1, $25, paid at www.lanepowell.com or at door. Call 503-778-2043.

Changing Demographics in the U.S. and Oregon, Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber meeting, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Benson Hotel, 309 S.W. Broadway, $25, $20 members. To register, call 503-222-0280.

WEDNESDAY

Relieving Transportation Congestion in the Corridor, presentation of the new statewide Cost of Congestion study, hosted by the Columbia Corridor Association, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel, 8235 N.E. Airport Way. Call 503-287-8686.

Astronauts Mark L. Polansky and Robert L. Curbeam Jr., speaking engagement, 10 a.m., Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, 1945 S.E. Water Ave., auditorium. Call 503-797-4000, or visit www.omsi.edu.

UPCOMING

Author Robert Michael Pyle reads from his new book 'Sky Time in Gray's River,' 7 p.m. March 30, Audubon Society of Portland, Heron Hall, 5151 N.W. Cornell Road. Call 503-292-9453.

The Hidden Language of Medieval Manuscripts, public forum with medievalist and manuscript illuminator Hilarie Cornwell from Cornwell Scribeworks, 9 a.m. to noon April 1, Trinity Cathedral, 147 N.W. 19th Ave., Kempton Hall. Call 503-478-1203, or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Events are free unless noted. See Page A2 to notify the Tribune about events. The full Crossroads calendar is at www.portlandtribune.com.