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Eat farm to table this Thanksgiving

Join us at Millennuim Plaza Park on Nov. 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the second annual Lake Oswego Farmers’ Market reunion market. Pick up farm fresh produce for your Thanksgiving table. Many of your favorite farmers market vendors will return to offer fall bounty. There will be live music, hayrides, local artisans and delicious treats.

Beginning Glass Fusing

This two day course teaches the art of fused glass. Intensive instruction with technical information will give you the knowledge to design coasters, jewelry, plates, tiles and more. Fee includes basic materials, fusing book and two kiln firings. Additional fees for glass may apply. Age 14 and older, Nov. 10-11, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. $228.

Draw Like a Master

Come and learn how to draw landscapes, people, still-lifes and even cartoons. Explore with a variety of different drawing materials and techniques. Age 5 to 12, Nov. 10 to Dec. 22, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. $47.

Draw Like a Master II

Draw animals, people, cartoons and landscapes by building off of untapped skills and learning new skills. Learn to use tools like charcoal and pastels and color pencils. Age 9 to 13, Nov. 10 to Dec. 22, 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. $47.

Sculpting With Clay

Start with basic sculpting methods such as coiling, pinching and slab to create pots and other creations. Coil pots and clay masks are just the beginning to this fun and exciting sculpture class. Age 5 to 12, Nov. 10 to Dec. 22, 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. $47.

ASAP’s Friday Night Airsofting Excursion

Join the teen lounge staff for a night of airsofting at the Oregon Airsoft Arena. Participants may bring their own equipment if it meets OAA requirements. Waiver required. Wear long pants and sleeves. Age 11 to 17, Nov. 16, 5 to 9 p.m. $45.

Kids in the Kitchen

Join chef Laura Content for hands-on fun in the kitchen where students will learn to make Thanksgiving mini pies and tarts. Kids will learn important cooking skills while preparing a healthy meal. Age 6 to 15, Nov. 17, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. $24.

Luscher Farm Family Dinners

Spend an afternoon cooking at Luscher Farm with your child and chef Laura Content. One parent and child will pair up to cook and create a family dinner. Up to two other family members join the class at 4 p.m. for a home cooked dinner at the farm. Menus focus on seasonal, local ingredients. Age 6 and older, Nov. 17, 2 to 5 p.m. $38.

Class registration information

Pre-registration is required for nearly all parks and recreation classes. Class information is in the “Discover Active Living” catalog, available at the WEB, also online at lakeoswegoparks.org. You may register by Internet, mail (at Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation, West End Building, 4101 Kruse Way, Lake Oswego, 97035), drop off materials during business hours at the WEB, fax to 503-697-6579 or phone 503-675-2549. Non-residents generally pay more than fees shown. Scholarships are available; call 503-635-0282.




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