This week's happenings
Theater Bag&Baggage Productions presents Jane Austens Emma. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. Adapted by Michael Fry, the show will be an Oregon premiere In celebration of the bicentenary of the novels publication.
Family Movie Head to the Jessie Mays Community Hall at 6 p.m. for a free showing of the British stop-motion animated movie, Shaun the Sheep.
Concert The Hillsboro Symphony Orchestra presents The Pirates, featuring Pirates of the Caribbean, Robin Hood and His Merry Men, Over the Waves Waltz and An Outdoor Overture. Hillsboro High School Auditorium, 3285 S.E. Rood Bridge Road in Hillsboro. 7:30 p.m. Adults $10, students & Seniors $8, 12 and younger free.
Concert The Westside Community & Youth Orchestra (WCYO) will present a Spring 2016 Concert, Epic Oscar Legends, in the Liberty High School auditorium. 7:30 p.m. Featuring orchestral works from motion picture soundtracks, including selections from E.T., Forest Gump, Indiana Jones and Star Wars.
Concert Tony Furtado will play at the Walters Cultural Arts Center. 7:30 p.m. $20 advance. $25 day of show. Furtado is a banjo-virtuoso and multi-instrumentalist who refuses to conform to simple categorization and integrates American Roots music-Blues, Jazz, Appalachian folk, Celtic, Indie Rock-and his own progressive use of melody, rhythm and improvisation.
Theater The Village Home Drama Department is presenting its spring teen production, Twelve Angry Jurors. 7 p.m. Valley Catholic High School Auditorium, 4275 S.W. 148th Ave., Beaverton. $5 for youth (ages 12 and older, please) and $10 for adults. Villagehome.org.
Comic Books Celebrate and discover the amazing world of comic books. Stop by the North Plains Public Library between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. during North Plains city-wide Garage Sale Madness Day, to receive a free comic book provided by Diamond Comic Book Distributors.
Craft Guild The dedicated group of knitters, crocheters and quilters that formerly met monthly in the evenings has now moved its get-togethers to the second Tuesday morning of each month from 8 to 10 a.m. at the North Plains Public Library.
Fire District The Washington County Fire District #2 Board of Directors will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Station 19, 15200 S.W. Midway Road in Hillsboro.
Rose Festival Visit Cornell Estates will host visits from this years Portland Rose Festival princesses. 1:30 p.m. In addition to meeting the original princesses, residents nominate princesses of their very own.
Bingo The Hillsboro Senior Center, 750 S.E. Eighth Ave., offers Bingo games every Wednesday at 5:45 p.m.
Concert Portland Community College is hosting a free concert and lecture by Thousand Waves. Building 3, Room 114, at the Rock Creek Campus, 17705 N.W. Springville Road in Hillsboro. 7:30 p.m. Thousand Waves is a unique chamber group that celebrates the music of the East and the West.
Clean Up Cornelius The annual Take Care of Cornelius Day is back. The city of Cornelius is recruiting volunteers to help pick up trash, spread bark dust and plant flowers around local churches, schools, parks, streets and businesses. Registration and instructions will be in the Fred Meyer parking lot beginning at 8:30 a.m. At noon, participants can enjoy a hot dog lunch. Ages eight and older. Sign up at tinyurl.com/takecareofcornelius.
Wetlands Fun Head to the Fernhill Wetlands to assist local biologists in identifying a diverse array of birds, mammals, amphibians, reptiles and plants. 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. fernhillwetlands.org.
Super Saturday Members of The Portland Ballet Youth Company will come to North Plains to perform in the fifth annual preview of excerpts from the upcoming Spring Concert. 1 p.m. Free. Jessie Mays Community Hall. Both traditional and modern pieces. All ages.
Genealogy Meeting The Genealogical Society of Washington County is meeting 10 a.m. to noon. Hillsboro Main Library Community Room, 2850 N.E. Brookwood Parkway, Hillsboro. Guest speaker Lisa McCullough will go over using Evernote, a popular, and powerful, organizational tool that can be used across all platforms to save, organize and share information.
Family Day The Washington County Museum is hosting a free family day. Guests will have a chance to view the Museums exhibit This Kalapuya Land and interact with primitive technology, as well as learn about the vibrant history that gave Washington County the nickname Silicon Forest with the exhibit Innovation in Washington County. Participants will also have the chance to make a craft to take home. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Driving Classes AARP Smart Driver courses will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tuality Health Education Center, 334 S.E. Eighth Ave. in Hillsboro. $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members.
Fields for Food There will be a Fields for Food Workshop to connect new and beginning farmers and existing landowners. The workshop will cover how to find farmers and craft a lease. Attendees will also hear from landowners who have leased to new/beginning farmers. Find more information here: swcd.net/event/fields-for-food-2. St. Bedes Episcopal Church, 1609 Elm St. in Forest Grove. 6 to 8 p.m. Free. Snacks. Call 503-992-0078 ext. 302 to RSVP.