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Art

“Making a Difference: Positive Changes Through Art” — Gresham Art Committee exhibit runs through Feb. 5 at the Public Safety & Schools Building, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway. The exhibit features 61 pieces by 30 young and adult artists and is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission is free (greshamartcommittee.com).Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Nina Piscitello, a sixth-grader at Damascus Christian School, created this painting for the latest Gresham Art Committee exhibit, which runs through Feb. 5 at the Public Safety & Schools Building, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway.

Live Music

Acoustic — Dan Dover & Guest, 6-10 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, Park Place Cafe, 1288 S.E. 182nd Ave. Free. Info: 503-512-7530, parkplacecoffee.com.

Country — Midnight Roundup, 345 N.W. Burnside Road. Every Tuesday open mic jam session 8 p.m. to midnight. Country Wide, 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16. DJ Cutt, 9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17.

Info: 503-489-5860, greshamcountrybar.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. Info: mcmenamins.com/edgefield.

The Earnest Lovers, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 13.

Dancehall Days, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14.

A Horse Named Glue, 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15.

Sloan Martin of Beach Fire, 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16.

Jacob Westfall, 7 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 17.

Billy D, 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18.

Groovy Wallpaper with The Sale, 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 19.

Jazz — The Milneburg Jazz Trio plays New Orleans style jazz every Tuesday from 6-9 p.m. at Troutini, 101 W. Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. Happy hour 4-6 p.m., dinner served all evening. Info: 503-912-1462, Troutini.com.

Open Mic Jam — M&M Lounge, 137 N. Main Ave., Gresham, 6 p.m. to midnight Sundays. Classic rock, blues, country, alternative, acoustic, electric. Sound system, drums, amplifiers provided.

Info: 503-665-2626.

Market

Troutdale Open-Air Market — The market is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays at the Depot Park Rail Museum, 473 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale.

Info: windancemarkets.com.

Planetarium

2015 Sky Preview — Pat Hanrahan, planetarium director at Mt. Hood Community College, 26000 S.E. Stark St., will talk about this topic in Sky Theater shows at 6, 7:15 and 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 13. Hanrahan will discuss comets and other phenomena. The planetarium is located beneath the library. $2, free for Mt. Hood students and employees. The theater is wheelchair accessible.

Info: mhcc.edu/planetarium.

Theater

Readers Theatre — “And a Nightingale Sang” 7-9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 19, Gresham Chapel and Evening Event Center, 257 S.E. Roberts Ave.

The Sandy Actors Theatre continues its 2014-15 season with a reading of “And a Nightingale Sang” by C.P. Taylor. The play is a bittersweet comedy that tells the story of the Stott family, managing life during World War II in interesting ways. $9.

Info: 503-421-7013, sandyactorstheatre.org.

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