Jitterbug and swing class offered
Starting Sept. 12, the West Linn Adult Community Center will offer two levels of jitterbug and swing dance classes aimed at beginning and intermediate dancers. The cost for the four-week courses is $45 per person. Both classes will be instructed by Dave and Jody Crandell. Partners are required, with no partner rotation.
Intermediate classes also will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. Beginning level classes will run from 8:15 to 9:15 p.m.
For more information, email email@example.com or call 503-637-6295. To preregister, contact West Linn Parks and Recreation at 503-557-4700. Participants may register at the first class.
The West Linn Adult Community Center is located at 1180 Rosemont Road.
Oregon State Fair starts Aug. 23
Oregonians can enjoy carnival rides, fair food favorites, competitions, entertainment, animals and more during the Oregon State Fair from Aug. 23 to Sept. 2. Hundreds of free and ticketed activities and performances offer something for everyone.
Fair admission is $11 for adults and $6 for seniors and kids ages 6 to 12; 5 and younger are free. That includes free entry to the Classic Cars, Blues, Brews & BBQ festival Aug. 24 and 25 and Harvestfest Aug. 31 through Sept. 2, plus daily free and ticketed performances on seven stages.
The Oregon State Fair is located in Salem at 2330 17th St. NE. Visit oregonstatefair.org for more information.
Art on display at West Linn library
The West Linn Public Library will host an exhibit featuring the work of Ellen Smith and Shamani Compton during the month of September. The exhibit will run Sept. 4 through 28 in the librarys community room, which is open to the public when not in use and always open on Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. call ahead at 503-656-7853 to make sure the room is not being used before coming to see the art.Add a comment