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Sign up for Moonlight Golf & Dinner

SUBMITTED PHOTO - The first nine holes of play during the Glow Golf event will be in daylight, but bring a flashlight and glow-in-the-dark golf balls for the back nine holes.

Get a golf buddy for the Moonlight Golf & Dinner.

You and your partner will play 18-holes, alternating shots.

The tourney begins with a shotgun start promptly at 6:30 p.m. Play the opening nine holes, then break for a barbecue dinner. Play the final nine holes in the dark, using glow-in-the-dark balls and flashlights. Play will be organized into couples and open partner divisions. Bring a flashlight, golf shoes, gloves, glow balls if you have them, (we’ll provide one) and regular balls for the first nine.

Entry fee is $79 per two-person team, and play can include groups of six. Entry fee includes green fees, prize fund, glow ball, dinner and drink ticket. The event takes place at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 20 at the Lake Oswego Golf Course, 17525 Stafford Road, Lake Oswego. Reserve your spot by calling the pro shop at 503-636-8228.

Get Moving

Adult Coed Recreational Soccer — Fall soccer is just around the corner. This fun league is open to adults and includes two divisions; Open, for those 18 and older, and Over 35. Registration is open through Aug. 16. Managers must register first to create a team. Don’t have a team? Register as a free agent on www.lakeoswegosports.com to make your contact information available to team managers. The eight-game season begins Sept. 11 and runs through mid-November, with games played on Sunday afternoons and evenings. Cost is $32.

Junior Tennis Lessons — New sessions begin weekly. Classes are designed to teach skills and techniques by age and ability level, allowing all players to get personalized instruction. Hour-long sessions run Monday through Thursday (times vary by age/skill level).  For more information and to register, call the tennis center at 503-635-5550. Here are the details: for ages 7-18, Indoor Tennis Center at 2900 Diane Drive, $55.

Get Creative

Mixed Media on Wood — Explore various types of media using wood as your canvas. From coasters to magnets, this class will tap into your natural inner artist. Here are the details: for ages 18 and older, 1-3 p.m. Aug. 19, Adult Community Center at 505 G. Ave., $27.

Movie Making 102: Lights! Camera! Action! — Tap into your child’s inner Spielberg. Write scripts, cast actors from class, shoot, edit and present projects. Gain insight to scriptwriting, directing, acting, videography, set decoration and props, makeup and wardrobe, editing and the teamwork needed to produce a video. Child care, before and after, is available for $50 a week. Here are the details: for ages 11-15, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 15-19, LOPR-Palisades at 1500 Greentree Road, $348.

Get Outdoors

Trackers Archery Adventure: Bows, Spears & Boomerangs — Become a woodland archer and learn the way of the bow. Develop focus, accuracy and grace through the foundations of archery. Engage in archery challenges and games to improve your skills. Here are the details: for ages 8-11, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Aug. 15-19, LOPR-Palisades at 1500 Greentree Road, $419.

Lake Oswego Swim Park — If you can’t stand the heat, get out to the swim park. Open during August, admission is free and available to residents of Lake Oswego. Certified lifeguards are on duty at all times during open hours. The park features diving platforms, a water sprayer, inner tubes, an outdoor shower, and lounge chairs. Here are the details: 250 Ridgeway Road, 1-6 p.m. daily, through Aug. 28.

Garden Babies — Parents, bring your wee one to Luscher Farm for some fun garden-based activities. Parents must accompany children. Class is held rain or shine. Here are the details: for ages newborn-3, 10-10:45 a.m. Tuesdays, Aug. 9-Oct. 24, Luscher Farm, 125 Rosemont Road. This is a free drop-in program.

Barnyard Tales — Join Luscher Farm staff for a weekly story time on the farm, followed by a short tour of the Children’s Garden. Parents must accompany children. Here are the details: for ages 3-8, 10-11 a.m. Thursdays, Aug. 11-Oct. 26, Luscher Farm, 125 Rosemont Road. This is a free drop-in program.

Registration Information

Class information is in the Parks & Recreation Activities Guide and online at www.loparks.org. You may register by internet, mail, drop-off during business hours at Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation-Palisades, 1500 Greentree Road, Lake Oswego, 97034; or fax 503-697-6579; phone 503-675-2549. Non-residents generally pay more than fees shown. Scholarships are also available for Lake Oswego residents.