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“The 13 Zodiac Constellations and Their Hidden Treasures” — Mt. Hood Community College, 26000 S.E. Stark St. Planetarium Sky Theater located beneath the college library. 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, and 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9. $5 admission, $2 for students with ID and children 17 and younger. Info: mhcc.edu/Planetarium/.


“A Christmas Carol” — Corbett Children’s Theater presents “A Christmas Carol” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday, Dec. 1-10, and at 1 p.m. Dec. 3 and 10, in The Chapel, 27132 S.E. Stark St., Troutdale.

$12 for adults, $9.50 for students and seniors. Info: 971-271-3255, corbettchildrenstheater.com.

“The Odd Couple” — 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, through Dec. 4, Sandy Actors Theatre, 17433 Meinig Ave., Sandy. $18, $15 students, seniors. Info: sandyactorstheatre.org.

“First Night” — Readers Theatre production of play by Jack Leary, at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5, Gresham Chapel & Evening Event Center, 257 S.E. Roberts Ave. $9, $4 for students. Info: mthoodrep.com.

“The Fourposter” — 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9-18, Nutz-n-Boltz Theater, 27861 Grange St., Boring. $15, $12 students, seniors. Info: 503-593-1295, nnbtheater.com.


“Through the Door” — Gresham Art Committee show, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through Dec. 1, Public Safety & Schools Building, 1331 N.W. Eastman Parkway. Free. Info: art4gresham.tripod.com.

First Friday — Troutdale First Friday ArtWalk, 5-9 p.m. Dec. 2. Downtown along Historic Columbia River Highway. Free. Merchants, wineries, restaurants and artists display, share and sell wares. Info: columbiarivergallery.com/first-friday-art-walk.html.


Spinella’s — 436 N. Main Ave. Tony Thompson, 9-11 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1; Saturated Phats 9 p.m. to midnight, Saturday, Dec. 3; West Coast Songwriters, 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4. Free. Info: 503-492-0800, spinellasoffthewall.com.

Troutini — 101 W. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. The Milneburg Trio, 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays. Info: 503-912-1462, troutini.com.

Edgefield Live Music Series — McMenamins Edgefield, 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale. All shows are free, for ages 21 and older, and held in the winery, unless otherwise indicated. Info: mcmenamins.com/edgefield.

Livy Conner, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29.

Pilar French Duo, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30

The Junebugs, 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1.

Anita Margarita & The Rattlesnakes, 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2.

Hip Hatchet, 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3

Red and Rudy, 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4.

Skip vonKuske’s Cellotronik, 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4.


Winter Concert — 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, Horner Performing Arts Center, David Douglas High School, 1400 S.E. 130th Ave. Pieces from two centuries of American favorites as well as well-known folk songs of the 20th Century will be presented by the orchestra under the direction of Dr. Roger G. Nickerson. Famous movie themes, Broadway hits and popular marches, including the theme from the 1968 "2001--Space Odyssey" (music written by Richard Strauss in 1896) to the 1958 Broadway hit "South Pacific," and an unusual, but popular, Australian folk tune "Country Gardens." Free, donations welcome. Info: eccoorchestra.org

“Pops Family Christmas” — Mt. Hood Pops Orchestra, 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11, Mt. Hood Community College, 26000 S.E. Stark St. $15 adults; $10 for seniors, students; $45 for families. Info: mthoodpops.org.