Murder Mystery Dessert Theater
WHAT: Enjoy dessert, coffee, juice and a murder mystery in 'What Dies in Vegas, Stays in Vegas.'
WHEN: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25. The pre-show is at 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Gresham High School cafeteria, 1200 N. Main Ave. Seating is limited.
WHO: Presented by Gresham High School's Performing Arts Department.
COST: Tickets are $15. Proceeds benefit the drama department.
Oregon History Pub
WHAT: For 15 months beginning in 1934, Mona Bell - a mistress of the flamboyant, visionary entrepreneur Sam Hill (advocate for the Columbia River Highway) - fought the condemnation of her hilltop mansion in the Columbia River Gorge to make way for Bonneville Dam. Learn her story in 'A Woman Alone: Mona Bell, Sam Hill and the Mansion on Bonneville Rock.'
WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28.
WHERE: McMenamins Edgefield, Power Station Theater, 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale.
WHO: Presented by John Harrison, a biographer of Mona Bell.
COST: Free, and all ages welcome. Bring a canned good for donation to SnowCap Community Charities.
INFO: Call Edgefield at 503-669-8610 or visit oregonencyclopedia.org.