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by: JOSH KULLA - The Historic Butteville Store, 10767 Butteville St. NE, Aurora, will host a Collective Memory Talk at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15. Hersch and March Ann Sangster of the Salem Bicycle Club will present 'Getting Around on French Prairie Part 2: Pedal Power and Monster Cookies.'Free, open to the public. Details: champoeg.org, 503-678-1605.

COMMUNITY

Aug. 14

The Wilsonville Chamber of Commerce will host its South Metro Leadership Forum at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, at the Al Kader Shrine Center, 25100 SW Parkway Ave. Titu Asghar, director of economic development at the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, will talk about the tribe’s investment plan and diversification, as well as the parthership with Wilsonville medical supply manufacturer SAM Medical. Open to the public, $20 for chamber members, $25 for non-members, preregistration required. Details/registration: Brandi Ebner, 503-682-0411, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or view wilsonvillechamber.com.

Wilsonville’s Ryan Oetken will perform the blues each Wednesday this summer from 6 to 10 p.m. at Wanker’s Corner Saloon, 8499 Main St. Oetken is a blazing guitar player who currently is studying music business at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. These shows are free and open to the public. Next shows are Aug. 14 and 21. Details: facebook.com/ryanoetkenmusic.

Anyone who has been emotionally or physically abused by a current or former intimate partner, the Women’s Empowerment Project can help you break the cycle. Sponsored by Clackamas County Community Corrections, WEP is designed for women wanting to create healthy, violence-free lives. The 14-week class is free. Topics include the cycle of violence, coping mechanisms, effects of abuse on children and safety planning. The next class is 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14. Details: Patricia Barrera, victim services program coordinator, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 503-655-8776.

Norman, a collective of musicians from throughout Oregon’s Willamette Valley, will perform at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, at the Wilsonville McMenamins Old Church, 30340 SW Boones Ferry Road. Formed initially as a solo act by Eric Nordby in 2004, Norman eventually became what it is today: a creative Northwest exploration in music, art and culture. Open to the public, free, all ages welcome. Details: mcmenamins.com, normansongs.com.

Aug. 15

The Wilsonville Farmers Market is ongoing and continues from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, in and around Sofia Park, 28836 SW Costa Circle in Villebois. Come enjoy live music from fingerstyle guitar virtuoso Brooks Robertson and browse the local artisans, farmers and other vendors. Free, open to the public. Details: wilsonvillemarket.com.

Windermere Cronin & Caplan Realty Group Inc. is hosting its fourth annual golf tournament starting at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at Langdon Farms Golf Course, 24377 NE Airport Road, Aurora. The tournament benefits the Windermere Foundation and is open to the public. Registration begins at 11 a.m. followed by a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Registration fee of $145 includes a box lunch, driving range, greens fee, golf cart and a barbecue dinner. For registration and sponsorship information, contact Nihad Aweidah at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 503-939-6666.

Irish Culture in Tualatin is ongoing at Historic Winona Grange No. 271, located at 8340 SW Seneca St., Tualatin. There are Irish dance classes (Céilí) for those 13 and up from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursdays throughout the year. Next class is Aug. 15; cost is $5 per person. Open to the public. Details: 503-691-2078, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or sandairishentertainment.com.

Aug. 16

Enjoy Friday night jazz at Langdon Farms Grill, 24377 Airport Road, Aurora, from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16. With food specials and Ray Hardiman and Friends on stage. Open to the public. Details: langdonsgrill.com.

The city of Wilsonville will continue its Movies in the Park series with “Pirates! Band of Misfits,” at 8:15 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, in the river shelter at Memorial Park, 7900 SW Wilsonville Road. Watch a film on an inflatable big screen and enjoy some popcorn and other snacks (for sale) under the stars. Free, open to the public. Lawn opens at 8:15 p.m., movie starts at dusk. Details: ci.wilsonville.or.us/MoviesinthePark or call Brian Stevenson at 503-570-1523.

The Wilsonville Public Library will begin hosting the Great Conversation Discussion Group for adults at 6 p.m. on the third Friday of each month at the library, 8200 SW Wilsonville Road, for those wishing to explore philosophy and books. Those interested in the “big questions” of life can join the discussion of how modern-day issues are reflected and illuminated by classic books. Free, open to the public. First session is on Friday, Aug. 16. Details: Adult Services Librarian Greg Martin, 503-682-2744 or \n This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. > This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Aug. 17

Clackamas Repertory Theatre continues its ninth season at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, Friday, Aug. 16, and Saturday, Aug. 17, with “Kiss Me Kate” by Cole Porter and Bella and Sam Spewack. Directed by David Smith-English, the show features Leif Norby as Fred/Petruchio and newcomer Merideth Kaye Clark as Lilli/Kate. CRT performances take place through Aug. 25 on Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2:30 p.m. All performances are at Osterman Theatre at Clackamas Community College, 19600 Molalla Ave., Oregon City. Tickets available at 503-594-6047 or at clackamasrep.org.

The Wilsonville McMenamins Old Church will celebrate its second anniversary with a 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, concert with Portland rock band Marca Luna. Enjoy music from 7 to 10 p.m. along with food and drink specials. Free, open to the public, all ages welcome. Details: mcmenamins.com, facebook.com/marcalunamusic.

The Champoeg State Heritage Area will host Blacksmith and Woodcraft Day, a part of the Friends of Historic Champoeg’s Living History series, at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Heritage Area, 8239 Champoeg Road NE, St. Paul. Open to the public, free with a $5 day-use charge. Details: champoeg.org, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 503-678-1649.

Aug. 18

St. Josef’s Winery will kick off its Music at the Pond series from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, at the winery, 28836 S. Barlow Road, Canby. Enjoy Charlie Swift and the Backburner Band and its party rock, along with local food and wine. Open to the public, $5 cover for those 18 and over. Children under 18 welcome with supervision. Details: 503-651-3190, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , stjosefswinery.com.

Aug. 19

The Wilsonville Public Library will hold its monthly Genealogy Club meeting for adults from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, in the Oak room at the library, 8200 SW Wilsonville Road. Free, open to the public. Learn from experienced genealogists, discover new genealogical resources and tools, and discuss personal research and goals. Open to seasoned genealogists and beginners. Details: Malia Laughton, 503-682-2744 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Aug. 20

The Wilsonville Public Library will host a toddlertime story hour at 10 a.m. and a babytime story hour at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, in the Oak room at the library, 8200 SW Wilsonville Road. Open to the public. Details: wilsonvillelibrary.org, 503-682-2744.

Aug. 21

Fools in Paradise, an eclectic six-person band featuring African instruments, will perform at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, at the Wilsonville McMenamins Old Church, 30340 SW Boones Ferry Road. Free, open to the public, all ages welcome. Details: mcmenamins.com.

The city of Wilsonville will host a neighborhood barbecue event from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, at Engelman Park, 29987 SW Wilsonville Road. Come meet city officials and staff members while enjoying a barbecue meal at no cost. For more information, visit ci.wilsonville.or.us.

Aug. 22

The Moonshine will bring music to the Wilsonville McMenamins Old Church, 30340 SW Boones Ferry Road, with a 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, concert at the Old Church. Free, open to the public, all ages welcome. Details: mcmenamins.com.

Happiness expert Kellie Grill will speak at the weekly meeting of the Wilsonville Rotary Club, set for noon Thursday, Aug. 22, at the Al Kader Shrine Center, 25100 SW Parkway Ave. Grill has studied and researched the effects of happiness and positive attitude for more than 27 years. She is a member of the National Speaker Association and past president of the National Speaker Association-Oregon Chapter. Details: wilsonvillerotary.com, 503-582-2008.

Aug. 23

The 20th annual Canby Quilt Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Aug. 23 and 24, at Knight Elementary School, 501 N. Grant St., Canby. The show is sponsored by Canby Quilt & Fabric. There will be more than 100 quilts and quilted items on display along with raffle quilts. For information, contact Sandy at 503-263-3563.

Aug. 24

The FARE Walk for Food Allergy will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, in Memorial Park, 8100 SW Wilsonville Road. The two-mile walk is a family-friendly event that takes place in communities nationwide to fund food allergy research, education, advocacy and awareness. Check-in starts at 9 a.m., the walk starts after a 10 a.m. ceremony. Open to the public, free. Details foodallergywalk.org.

Friends of Historic Champoeg will host a barn dance featuring the music of Worn Out Shoes from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at the Champoeg State Heritage Area, 8239 Champoeg Road NE, St. Paul. Open to the public. Details: champoeg.org, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 503-678-1649.

Aug. 25

The Oregon Garden will host its seventh annual car show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, at the Oregon Garden, 879 W. Main St., Silverton. The show will feature cars displayed throughout the garden, live music, beer, wine, food and a 50/50 raffle. Admission is included with garden admission, and free to members of the Oregon Garden: $11 adults, $9 seniors 60+, $8 students 12 to 17, $5 children 5 to 11, and free for kids 4 and younger. Details: oregongarden.org/events/car-show.

St. Josef’s Winery continues its Music at the Pond series from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, at the winery, 28836 S. Barlow Road, Canby. Enjoy the R&B and funk of the Rae Gordon Band along with local food and wine. Open to the public, $5 cover for those 18 and older. Children younger than 18 welcome with supervision. Details: 503-651-3190, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , stjosefswinery.com.

Aug. 27

The Clackamas County Chapter of Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, at Atkinson Memorial Church, 710 Sixth St., Oregon City. Details: Danny, 503-887-4556.

The Roseland Hunters will perform their loud, funky, New Orleans-grooved music at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Wilsonville McMenamins Old Church, 30340 SW Boones Ferry Road. Open to the public, free, all ages welcome. Details: mcmenamins.com.

Aug. 28

Copper & Coal will perform their harmony-drenched honky-tonk at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Wilsonville McMenamins Old Church, 30340 SW Boones Ferry Road. Open to the public, free, all ages welcome. Details: mcmenamins.com, reverbnation.com/copperandcoal.

Aug. 31

The Champoeg State Heritage Area will host Farmstead Day, a part of the Friends of Historic Champoeg’s Living History series, at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Heritage Area, 8239 Champoeg Road NE, St. Paul. Open to the public, free with a $5 day-use charge. Details: champoeg.org, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 503-678-1649.

Sept. 1

St. Josef’s Winery continues its Music at the Pond series from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, at the winery, 28836 S. Barlow Road, Canby. Joel Futch and Friends will present their eclectic folk. Open to the public, $5 cover for those 18 and older. Children younger than 18 welcome with supervision. Details: 503-651-3190, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , stjosefswinery.com.

Oct. 5

Orange Chicken Run is a co-ed half marathon (13.1 miles) and half of a half (6.5 miles) set for Saturday, Oct. 5, starting at 9 a.m. This inaugural race traverses a course in the city of Wilsonville. Open to anyone age 10 and older. A lot of feathered fun benefitting YoungLife. Visit orangechickenrun.com for registration and information.

ONGOING

The Wilsonville Public Library hosts the job-seekers support group “Get to Work!” from 10 to 11 a.m. every Tuesday in the library, 8200 SW Wilsonville Road. Free, open to the public. Details: Jerry Martin, 503-481-4885, wilsonvillelibrary.org.

A Clackamas County community playgroup for children and parents is held for Stafford, Wilsonville and Tualatin area families from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Fridays at Rolling Hills Community Church, 3550 SW Borland Road, Tualatin. Enter at room 109. Open to the public, free to all families with children ages birth to 5 years old. These playgroups have no religious affiliation, and churches and community centers have donated space for use by Healthy Start/Healthy Families of Clackamas County. Details: 503-655-8601 or facebook.com/Healthy Start-Healthy Families of Clackamas County.

Child Advocates Inc.’s program, Court Appointed Special Advocates, also known as CASA, needs additional volunteers and offers monthly training sessions. CASAs are trained citizens appointed by a judge to advocate for children who, through no fault of their own, have been removed from their homes and placed in foster care. Their input provides the judge with information that is impartial and independent. Orientations are from 6 to 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month, 1001 Molalla Ave., suite 203. This summer’s remaining orientation date is Aug. 7. Details: 503-723-0521, or casa-cc.org.

The Wilsonville Public Library is hosting Senior Sundays, a weekly Sunday book shopping event for those 55 and older between 1 and 4:30 p.m. During that time, seniors receive a 20 percent discount on books sold.




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