Teens present The Wizard of Oz
Participants in the Broadway Rose Theatre teen workshop will present The Wizard of Oz from Aug. 12-18 at the New Stage in Tigard.
The intensive three-week training workshop is designed for young performers who are serious about pursuing musical theater in high school, college or professionally. Focused on building real-world experience in a professional setting, the 40 participating students will rehearse and mount a full-scale production of The Wizard of Oz.
Performance times are 2 p.m. on Aug. 12, 13, 14 and 15, and 6 p.m. on Aug. 14.
Performances will be at the New Stage, located at 12850 S.W. Grant Ave., Tigard.
All tickets are $10; children under 2 sitting on parents laps are admitted free. Purchase tickets online at broadwayrose.org or call the box office at 503-620-5262.
TRAG outdoor art event set for Aug. 15-16
Three Rivers Artist Guild will hold its third-annual Artists Outstanding in their Field show and sale Aug. 15-16 at the home of member Phyllis Flury.
Flury will showcase her fused glass art; watercolorist Bonnie Moore and jeweler Jerilyn Walker also will display their work. The event runs from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. on Aug. 15 and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on Aug. 16 at 10695 S.E. 222nd Drive in Damascus. Refreshments, beer and wine will be available for purchase.
Visit outsidestyleglass.com for a slide show of last years event.
Sign up now for Mayors Championship
The 26th-annual Mayors Championship will take place at Lake Oswego Golf Course on Sept. 12. The event will open with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Registration is open with play limited to 76 players; sign up individually or in teams of four.
The event is hosted by Lake Oswego Mayor Kent Studebaker and features an 18-hole scramble format, mini-golf putting challenge, low-gross and low-net payouts and closest-to-the-pin contests, plus a $10,000 hole-in-one prize.
All players receive tee prizes and a raffle ticket for a drawing. Greens fee is $49.
Registration can be made by calling 503-636-8228. Entry deadline is Sept. 9.
County fair set for Aug. 18-23
The 109th Clackamas County Fair and Rodeo will take place Aug. 18-23 at the Clackamas County Fairgrounds in Canby. Fair hours are Tuesday through Thursday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-midnight; and Sunday, 10 a.m.-
Five days of rodeo action are planned, with shows starting nightly at 7:30 p.m. The carnival with rides, food and midway entertainment runs all six days. Rodeo tickets range in price from $7-$12. Carnival tickets are 50 cents each; kiddie rides take eight tickets and the major rides take nine tickets. Ride wristbands are available every day for $40 onsite or $30 if purchased online in advance.
Admission to the fair is $9 for adults, $5 for juniors (ages 7-12) and seniors (65-74); children 6 and under are admitted free, as are Diamond Jubilee Seniors (those 75 and over).
Wheelchairs and electric scooters are available to rent at the information booth during the fair on a first come, first served basis. Parking is $5.
For complete details on events, visit Clackamas.us/fair.
Weiner to speak at Stafford
Holocaust survivor and author Alter Weiner will speak at 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 14 in the Sullivan Theater at The Stafford Boutique Retirement Community. Incarcerated for three years in five different concentration camps, Weiner survived brutal conditions. He has written From a Name to a Number, a book in which he documents the experience.
The event is free; however, those wishing to attend are asked to RSVP by calling 503-496-3729.
I-5 Connection seeks singers
The Wilsonville Community Chorus, also known as the I-5 Connection, is recruiting soprano, alto, tenor and bass singers who enjoy singing four-part harmony, as well as a substitute pianist who can play a variety of music. The pianist is a paid position; singers are volunteers.
I-5 Connection practices each Thursday from 10 a.m.-noon with Director Jocelyn Higgins at the Wilsonville Community Center, 7965 S. W. Wilsonville Road in Wilsonville. The chorus performs a variety of music and provides concerts during the holidays and in spring. The chorus performs at retirement centers and community sites in the area throughout the year.