Photographers invited to enter Lake Oswego photo contest
Amateur and professional photographers are invited to enter their best images in the eighth-annual City of Lake Oswego photo contest. There are seven categories, with prizes given to first, second and third place winners.
All winning photos will be included in a special photo exhibit throughout the following year, as well as on the Citys website.
Contestants should focus on technical quality, clarity and composition as well as flair for the unexpected and the ability to capture a picture-perfect moment.
Entries must be submitted by 5 p.m. Sept. 9.
For a list of categories and contest details, visit ci.oswego.or.us/publicaffairs/photo-contest or call Bonnie Hirschberger, citizen information specialist at 503-675-3992.
Support innovative lung cancer research
Free to Breathe, a nonprofit partnership of lung cancer survivors, advocates, researchers, healthcare professionals and industry leaders, will host a 5K walk/run and one-mile walk at the Eastbank Esplanade in Portland on Aug. 21.
Proceeds from the event support Free to Breathe, which is dedicated to doubling lung cancer survival by 2022.
Those wishing to participate can register, raise funds and run or walk.
The event will also include activities for kids, music, prizes and fun for the whole family.
To register and learn more, visit freetobreathe.org/portland.
Mountain Park Church hosting praise concert
Mountain Park Church will present Worship on the Journey of Faith, a Night of Worship featuring Undaunted at 6 p.m. July 30 at the church, 40 McNary Parkway in Lake Oswego. The band Undaunted is made up of Deborah Greenidge, Gerutha Greenidge and Georgene Rice. They will be joined by friends and lift their voices in praise and worship. A freewill offering will be taken.
Learn more online at undauntedministries.org or call 503-635-3443.