FARMERS MARKET (JULY 16): The Lake Oswego Farmers Market returns to Millennium Plaza Park on Saturday with more than 80 vendors offering fresh fruits, vegetables, meat, cheeses, baked goods, hot foods, artisan products and nursery items. Live music too. Hours are 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
MOONLIGHT & MUSIC (JULY 17): The Senate, a trio of musicians originally from Seattle, reconvenes for a live performance from 6-7:30 p.m. Sunday at Millennium Plaza Park in downtown Lake Oswego. The free, family-friendly event is part of the Citys Moonlight & Music summer concert series.
SUSTAINABILITY ADVISORY BOARD (JULY 18): The board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the downtown fire station conference room (300 B Ave.). For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc_sab/sustainability-advisory-board-50.
DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMISSION (JULY 18): The DRC will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at City Hall (380 A Ave.). For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc_drc/development-review-commission-108.
CITY COUNCIL (JULY 19): The City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall (380 A Ave.). For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/citycouncil/city-council-169.
SOUNDS OF SUMMER (JULY 20): The Wil Kinky Band will perform live from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Foothills Park (199 Foothills Road). The free, family-friendly event is part of the Citys Sounds of Summer concert series.
TOURISM ADVISORY COMMITTEE: The City is looking for nine community members to serve on its new Tourism Advisory Committee, which will oversee the Citys Tourism Action Plan and advise the City Council on tourism investments and activities. A majority of members must represent organizations associated with tourism activities or attractions in Lake Oswego; at-large members must be marketing professionals who live or have their place of business in Lake Oswego. Meetings will be held at least twice a year and members will serve three-year terms. The deadline to apply is Aug. 15. For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc/webforms/tourism-advisory-committee-application.
PHOTO CONTEST: Entries are being accepted now through 5 p.m. on Sept. 9 in the Citys eighth-annual photo contest. Winners will be announced in early November, and winning images will be displayed in a special exhibit at City Hall, published in the Citys print and online newsletters, and featured in a future issue of The Review. There are monetary prizes too $100 gift cards for first place, $50 for second place and $25 for third place in each of six different categories: Life in Lake Oswego, Places in Lake Oswego, People of Lake Oswego, Pets in Lake Oswego, Positive Aging in Lake Oswego and Youth (any subject, as long as the photographer is under 18). For details and entry forms, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/publicaffairs/photo-contest.