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COURTESY PHOTO - Colette Tennant will speak at the June meeting of Conversations with Writers, scheduled at the Hillsboro Main Library June 27 at 7 p.m.
June 23, 2016

Author talks about 'something old, something new'

by Michael Sproles
Colette Tennant to speak at Hillsboro library event Every month, Conversations With Writers invites writers to read and tell audiences…
COURTESY PHOTO - Cassie Greer will swing into action as Coriolanus in Bag&Baggages upcoming outdoor production of Shakespeare's 'Coriolanus,' premiering at the Hillsboro Civic Center on July 7.
June 23, 2016

Shakespeare play mirrors current political reality

by Michael Sproles
B&B's 'Coriolanus' brings all-female cast to outdoor venue in Hillsboro A powerful political family ruthlessly expanding its power. A…
June 19, 2016

Walters Center kicks off Solstice with storytelling

by Michael Sproles
Hillsboro’s Walters Cultural Arts Center is kicking off this month’s change of seasons with a celebration of the Summer Solstice…


COURTESY PHOTO - Play activists Jonathan Blasher and Tara Doherty will speak to audiences about the importance of play at the Hillsboro Main Library Tuesday, June 21, at 6 p.m.
June 16, 2016

Conversation Project tackles play in Hillsboro

by Michael Sproles
Grow up and stop playing. Many people have heard this admonishment in some form as they moved from youth to adulthood. Is it good…
June 16, 2016

Broken zipper? Coffee maker on the fritz? Fair comes to the repair rescue

by Pamplin Media Group
Western Washington County residents are encouraged to bring broken small appliances, clothing and more to the Hillsboro Public…
COURTESY PHOTO - The 50th Gales Creek Strawberry Festival will take place Saturday, June 11, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
June 10, 2016

Gales Creek celebrates 50th strawberry festival

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Spread out between Gales Creek Community Church of God and the neighboring Gales Creek School, the Gales Creek Strawberry Festival is…
COURTESY PHOTO - In Young Actors Summer Theatre productions, kids get familiar with being on stage. Over the last 30 years the youth-focused theater classes have been held in Hillsboro and Forest Grove.
June 09, 2016

Teaching children about the arts for 30 years

by Michael Sproles
Longtime Hillsboro resident Donald Cleland wanted to give local children an opportunity to become familiar with the arts —…
June 09, 2016

Bag&Baggage hosts gala in new home

by Michael Sproles
Bag&Baggage, Hillsboro’s resident professional theater company, will hold its 8th annual fundraising gala at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 18,…
JOSHUA GUNDERSON - Downtown Hillsboros First Tuesday Art Walk will feature opening receptions for exhibits by artists at a variety of locations June 7.
June 03, 2016

Artists join monthly art walk downtown

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The First Tuesday Art Walk in downtown Hillsboro is Tuesday, June 7. Walters Cultural Arts Center, 527 E. Main St., will display art…
COURTESY PHOTO - Hillsboro's HART Theatre will present 'Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead' through June 19.
June 03, 2016

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern deliver laughs

by Tina Arth
Watching any play requires a certain level of attention and adaptability, but watching an absurdist, existential tragi-comedy where…
COURTESY PHOTO: HELLO NEIGHBOURHOOD - Holly Robison of Cornelius leads a workshop at the Australia convention on body language.
June 03, 2016

TELLING TALES

by Ryan Lackey
Cornelius storyteller Holly Robison spreads art form throughout Oregon and Australia For many, stories are things told around…
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May 26, 2016

PCC choirs perform iconic Broadway tunes to support music program

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Portland Community College choirs will perform the music of Broadway at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 4, in the Forum, Building 3, Room 114,…
May 20, 2016

Guitar duo to jam out Brazilian tunes

by Michael Sproles
Guitarists and Portland Community College music faculty Peter Zisa and Pam Beaty will present music inspired by Brazil as part of the…
May 20, 2016

Youth choir concert features 'soaring' tunes

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The Hillsboro Community Youth Choir will present “Taking Flight,” a concert of soaring music for all ages, at 2 p.m. on Friday, May…
May 12, 2016

Museum entry free May 14

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Washington County has been home to many innovators, and to celebrate, the Washington County Museum, 120 East Main St. in Hillsboro, is…
COURTESY PHOTO - Dr. Peter Zisa, Yukiko Yamaguchi and LeAnn McKenna will be playing at the Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus as Thousand Waves on May 11 at 7:30 p.m.
May 05, 2016

East meets West in concert on college campus

by Michael Sproles
Portland Community College spring programs combine music appreciation, lecture The Portland Community College Rock Creek Music Program…
COURTESY PHOTO: LEW TARNOPOL - The photography of Lew Tarnopol will have an opening reception at RoseSprings Center on May 7 and will be on display through the month of July.
May 05, 2016

Exhibit at RoseSprings features night and nature

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A special photography exhibit will have an opening reception at RoseSprings Center, 5215 N.E. Elam Young Parkway, this Saturday from…
May 05, 2016

Genealogical meeting features Evernote

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The Genealogical Society of Washington County is holding its monthly meeting on Saturday, May 14, from 10 a.m. to noon in the…

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