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Published on September 25, 2018 12:01AM


 

Tuesday, Sept. 25

Oregon Coast Learning Institute

Salishan Spa & Golf Resort • Gleneden Beach

The fall season continues with, at 10 am, “Recycling Revisited” an exploration of changes in the recycling market by David McCall and Aimee Thompson. At 1 pm, former AP reporter Joe Frazier will recount the history of the brutal 12-year civil war that tore El Salvador apart in the ’80s. Guests welcome. FMI, call 541-994-4810 or 541-265-8023.

 

Celebration of Honor dinner

Chinook Winds Casino Resort • Lincoln City

No veteran will be turned away from this celebration dinner, featuring guest speaker John “Spike” Nasmyth, sharing his experience as a prisoner of war. 5:30-7:30 pm, 1777 NW 44th Street. $25. Spouses dine free. To reserve seats, call Loriann Sheridan at 541-921-2008 or email loriannsheridan0@gmail.com.

 

Fast and Funky Bingo

Olde Line Kitchen & Lanes • Lincoln City

The numbers come thick and fast in these lively sessions, accompanied by a spaghetti and meatball dinner special, drink specials and prizes. 7-9 pm, 316 SE Hwy. 101.

 

Child care panel

Newport Public Library

A panel discussion looking at the challenges caused by lack of child care on the Oregon Coast and strategizing to find solutions. All welcome. 6 pm, 35 NW Nye Street.

 

C2C talk

Newport City Hall

The Corvallis-to-the-Sea Trail Partnership presents an update on the current status of the trail and its planned completion. 7-8:30 pm, 169 SW Coast Hwy.

 

Wednesday, Sept. 26

Fall Spruce Up Day

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology • Otis

Lend a hand as staff tackle interior and exterior maintenance on this beautiful, secluded campus. Drop in anytime from 9 am to 3 pm. Pizza lunch provided. RSVP to sarahaug@sitkacenter.org by Monday, Sept. 24.

 

Celebration of Honor

Chinook Winds Casino Resort • Lincoln City

An event to honor the sacrifices of veterans and their families, featuring the Oregon Traveling Memorial Wall, the Field of Honor flag display and a free buffet for active military and veterans. FMI, call 541-996-5815. See feature, p14.

 

Waldport Farmers Market

Waldport Community Center

10 am-3 pm, 265 NW Hemlock.

 

Good grief

Hoffman Center for the Arts • Manzanita

Holly Pruett leads this discussion session on “Honoring the Grief of Our Lives & These Times: Cultivating the Skill of Heartbrokenness.” Part of the Art of Aging/Art of Dying series. 3 to 5 pm, 594 Laneda Avenue. $5.

 

Thursday, Sept. 27

Trivia Thursday

Black Squid Beerhouse • Lincoln City

Free trivia, with a different theme each week and prizes for 1st- and 2nd-place teams. 21 and over. 7-8:30 pm, 3001 SW Hwy. 101.

 

Spotlight Show

Yaquina Art Association Gallery • Newport

See photographs and paintings by sisters B.J. Trotter and Rosemary Sumner. Show runs through Oct. 5, available to view 11 am to 4 pm daily, 789 NW Beach Drive.

 

Featured artist

Beachstone Gallery • Lincoln City

See works from Steve Rutherford, whose current focus is on ceramics and tempera batik. 10 am-5 pm daily through September, 620 NE Hwy. 101.

 

Heceta Head hike

Newport 60+ Activity Center

Climb aboard the Newport Adventure Van for a 2.6-mile hike to Heceta Head Lighthouse south of Yachats. Van leaves at 9 am from 20 SE Second Street and returns around 3 pm. $10. To sign up, call 541-265-9617.

 

Smart Driver Class

Oregon Coast Community College • Lincoln City

Improve your driving and get an insurance credit by completing this AARP class. 9 am-4 pm, 3788 SE High School Drive. To reserve a spot, call 541-574-2684

 

Crabbing Clinic

Taft • Lincoln City

Learn the basics with a brief orientation at the pavilion on SW 51st Street, followed by crabbing on Siletz Bay. 8:15 am. Free. No registration required. FMI, call 541-996-1274.

 

Master Gardener talk

Oregon Coast Community College • Newport

Master Gardeners Doug Hoffman and Janice Smith will share tips and techniques for growing onions and garlics this winter. 9:30-11:30 am, 400 SE College Way. To reserve a seat, call 541-574-6534, ext. 57410 or go to orcoastmga.org.

 

Trails open house

Lincoln City Community Center

Learn about plans for sustainable trails at the Cascade Head Scenic Research Area and have your say on what you would like to see. 4:30 to 6:30 pm, 2150 NE Oar Place.

 

Narcan class

Center for Health Education • Newport

Pharmacist Nicole Jolin of Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital shows how and when to use Narcan nasal spray to reverse the effects of a drug overdose. 6-7:30 pm, 740 SW Ninth Street. To register, email njolin@samhealth.org.

 

’50s party

Newport 60+ Activity Center

Dig out the poodle skirts and Letterman jackets for this old-school bash, featuring a photo booth, sweet treats and ’50s music. 3-5 pm, 20 SE 2nd Street

 

Toledo Waterfront Market

Toledo Waterfront Park

Find vendors and fresh produce and a food court perched on the bank of the Depot Slough, with free sailboat rides, canoeing and kayaking for kids. 10 am-3 pm, 127 NW A Street.

 

Friday, Sept. 28

“God of Carnage”

Barn Community Playhouse • Tillamook

This adaptation of Yasmina Reza’s razor-sharp satire follows two sets of parents who try to amicably resolve an altercation between their two 11-year old boys in a meeting that quickly spirals out of control. 7 pm, 1204 Ivy Avenue. Tickets, $15 for adults and $10 for seniors or students, available by calling 503-842-7940.

 

“Gone to the Dogs”

Hoffman Center for the Arts • Manzanita

A celebration of man’s best buddy, featuring prints and wooden sculptures by Paul Miller. iPhone photography by David Jensen and a group ceramics show of tail-waggers. 1-5 pm, 594 Laneda Avenue. Continues through Sunday.

 

“The Astronot”

Hoffman Center for the Arts • Manzanita

The Manzanita Film Series presents this independent movie, filmed in and around Bend, about a withdrawn young man whose life intertwines with that of a vivacious young woman. $5, 7:30 pm, 594 Laneda Avenue.

 

Volunteer Fair

Lincoln City Cultural Center

Find your perfect volunteer match at this get-together, connecting willing helpers with nonprofits in need. 10 am to 2 pm, 540 NE Hwy. 101. To register your group for the event, contact Donna Morris at 503-703-8224.

 

“Lady, Lady, Lady”

Newport Performing Arts Center

Homegrown cabaret sensation Lady Rizo returns for one night only, performing songs composed by some of the world’s most famous female artists. 7:30 pm, 777 W. Olive Street. Tickets, $22.50 plus fees in advance or $25 plus fees on the day, available online at www.coastarts.org.

 

Scholarship Fund Dinner

Yachats Ladies Clubhouse

Enjoy BBQ baby back ribs, salad and dessert while raising funds for local nursing students at this Yachats Ladies Club feast. $17. 5 to 7 pm, 286 W. Third Street. FMI, call 541-547-3205.

 

Saturday, Sept. 29

Medal ceremony

Chinook Winds Casino Resort • Lincoln City

A field of 1,000 US flags serves as a dramatic backdrop for this Oregon Veterans Medal ceremony, showing appreciation for veterans’ service and sacrifice. Friends and family members of service men and women killed in action will post flags on behalf of their fallen kin at the beginning of the ceremony. 2 pm, 1777 NW 44th Street.

 

Shop at the Dock

Port of Garibaldi

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the local commercial docks and learn where to buy local seafood directly. Tour includes a brief culinary demonstration with food samplings. 10 to 11:30 am and 1 to 2:30 pm. Register at explorenaturetillamookcoast.com.

 

Crave the Coast

Port of Garibaldi

Experience the diverse bounty of Oregon’s North Coast at this culinary festival, featuring cheese, beer, fresh seafood, spirits, meats and farmers market produce from more than 40 regional food and beverage makers. The event will include tastings, pairings and cooking demos, plus an oyster shuck-and-slurp, a fish taco cook-off and a catered dinner train. Noon-6 pm, 301 Jerry Creasy Drive. Tickets, $30 for adults, $20 for under 21s, available at www.cravethecoast.org.

 

“Gone to the Dogs”

Hoffman Center for the Arts • Manzanita

A celebration of man’s best buddy, featuring prints and wooden sculptures by Paul Miller. iPhone photography by David Jensen and a group ceramics show of tail-waggers. 1-5 pm, 594 Laneda Avenue. Continues through Sunday.

 

Caminhos Cruzados

Lincoln City Cultural Center

Dan Balmer, Nat Hulskamp and Israel Annoh combine their talents for an evening of jazz guitar, Spanish flamenco, Brazilian bossa nova and West African polyrhythms. 7 pm, 540 NE Hwy. 101. Reserved table seats are $20 in advance, $22 at the door, or just $10 for kids aged 18 and under.

 

Musicorum Medicorum

Atonement Lutheran Church • Newport

Doctors by day, this Portland classical trio prescribes healthy doses of Beethoven, Haydn and Brahms at this fund-raising concert. 2 pm, 2315 North Coast Highway. Admission by suggested donation of $5 or a non-perishable food item for the Newport Food Pantry.

 

The NY Cat Film Festival

The Bijou Theatre • Lincoln City

A curated selection of short films celebrating fabulous felines who put up with having humans around. $8, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the Lincoln County Animal Shelter. 11 am, 1624 NE Hwy. 101. FMI or tickets, go to www.catfilmfestival.com.

 

Shibori workshop

Art Accelerated Gallery • Tillamook

Connie Vincent gives a hands-on demonstration of this ancient Japanese manual resist dyeing technique. $30, materials included. 10 am-1 pm, 1906 Third Street. FMI, call 503-815-1642. To sign up, go to www.artaccelerated.org.

 

Tillamook Salmon Run

Pelican Brewery & Tap Room • Tillamook

Tackle 5k, 10k and 15k routes in this fun, timed race through picturesque Tillamook. Runners will enjoy a post-race bash at the brewery featuring brewery tours, live music from the ZuhG duo and more. Race starts at 10 am. Online registration open through Sept. 27 at www.pelicansalmonrun.com.

 

Craft day

Newport Public Library

A chance for young adults with autism to enjoy pizza, crafts and games 11:30 am-2:30 pm, 35 NW Nye Street. RSVP by calling 503-443-0492.

 

“Fun With Collage”

Artists’ Studio Association • Lincoln City

Have fun creating collages and learning about this fascinating and creative art form. 10 am-2 pm, 620 NE Hwy. 101. $70. To register, call 503-999-8066.

 

Mushroom Madness on the Coast

Culinary Center in Lincoln City

Learn all the tricks to foraging for mushrooms and enjoy hors d’oeuvres. $27. 6-8 pm, fourth floor, 801 SW Hwy. 101. FMI, call 541-557-1125.

 

“God of Carnage”

Barn Community Playhouse • Tillamook

This adaptation of Yasmina Reza’s razor-sharp satire follows two sets of parents who try to amicably resolve an altercation between their two 11-year old boys in a meeting that quickly spirals out of control. 7 pm, 1204 Ivy Avenue. Tickets, $15 for adults and $10 for seniors or students, available by calling 503-842-7940.

 

“Ode to Joy”

Newport Middle School

The Newport Symphony Orchestra breaks out the Beethoven to mark 30 years on stage, with a little Ernest Bloch thrown in for good measure. 7:30 pm with a pre-concert talk at 6:45 pm, 825 NE 7th Street. Tickets, $25 to $39 plus fees, or $10 for students, available online at www.coastarts.org or by calling 541-574-0899. FMI, go to www.newportsymphony.org.

 

Newport Farmers Market

Highway 101 & Angle • Newport

Find locally made handcrafts, art, specialty foods and fresh fruits, vegetables and farm products from Lincoln County farms and growers from surrounding areas. 9 am to 1 pm, Hwy. 101 and Angle, opposite Newport City Hall.

 

Otis Marketplace

Otis Junction

Find coffee jewelry, tie-dyed clothing, soaps and even antiques at this friendly market, right off Highway 18. 10 am-3 pm. Continues Sunday.

 

Neskowin Farmers Market

Neskowin Beach Wayside

9 am-1 pm.

 

Tillamook Farmers Market

Laurel and 2nd Street

9 am-2 pm.

 

Agents of Discovery

Cape Perpetua Visitor Center • Yachats

The celebration of public lands continues with the launch of this augmented reality adventure using a mobile app to send participants on mission to explore the popular Discovery Loop Trail. 11 am-3 pm, three miles south of Yachats. FMI, call 541-547-3289.

 

Kate & the Crocodiles

North County Recreation District • Nehalem

This Portland four-piece presents L’Alchemie Musical — a luscious evening of art and song featuring a fresh twist on classical and contemporary music. 7:30 pm, 36155 9th Street. Tickets, $18, available online at www.tickettomato.com or on the door.

 

SOLVE: Beach & Riverside Cleanup

All along the coast

10 am to 1 pm. Beach captains will be at Yaquina Bay State Park, Nye Beach Turnaround, Agate Beach Wayside State Park, Beverly Beach State Park and Otter Rock/Devil's Punchbowl. The Newport Chapter of Surfrider is sponsoring a post-cleanup BBQ at 1 pm at Yaquina Bay State Park. To register, go to www.solveoregon.org/beach-riverside-cleanup.

 

Sunday, Sept. 30

“God of Carnage”

Barn Community Playhouse • Tillamook

This adaptation of Yasmina Reza’s razor-sharp satire follows two sets of parents who try to amicably resolve an altercation between their two 11-year old boys in a meeting that quickly spirals out of control. 2 pm, 1204 Ivy Avenue. Tickets, $15 for adults and $10 for seniors or students, available by calling 503-842-7940.

 

“Gone to the Dogs”

Hoffman Center for the Arts • Manzanita

A celebration of man’s best buddy, featuring prints and wooden sculptures by Paul Miller. iPhone photography by David Jensen and a group ceramics show of tail-waggers. 1-5 pm, 594 Laneda Avenue.

 

Shibori workshop

Art Accelerated Gallery • Tillamook

Connie Vincent gives a hands-on demonstration of this ancient Japanese manual resist dyeing technique. $30, materials included. 1-4 pm, 1906 Third Street. FMI, call 503-815-1642. To sign up go to www.artaccelerated.org.

 

Lincoln City Farmers Market

Lincoln City Cultural Center

Spread out on the center’s lawn, this outdoor market offers homegrown, home-baked and handcrafted treats. 9 am-3 pm, 540 NE Hwy. 101. FMI, call 541-994-9994 or go to www.lincolncityfarmersmarket.org.

 

Yachats Farmers Market

Yachats Commons

9 am-2 pm, 441 Hwy. 101 N.

 

Otis Marketplace

Otis Junction

Find coffee jewelry, tie-dyed clothing, soaps and even antiques at this friendly market, right off Highway 18. 10 am-3 pm.

 

Pacific City Farmers Market

Pacific City Library

10 am-2 pm, 6200 Camp Street.

 

Monday, Oct. 1

Book Sale

Driftwood Public Library • Lincoln City

Tucked away at the library’s south end, this book lover's paradise offers a huge selection and unbelievably low prices, with half-price deals on horror, mystery, fantasy and true crime throughout October. 10 am to 2 pm, second floor, 801 SW Hwy. 101. FMI, call 541-557-9400.

 

Tuesday, Oct. 2

Oregon Coast Learning Institute

Salishan Spa & Golf Resort • Gleneden Beach

The fall season continues with, at 10 am, “Duck and Cover OR Run,” a presentation on disaster preparedness and recovery by North Lincoln Fire & Rescue Captain Jim Kusz. At 1 pm, newspaper columnist Bobbie Lippman presents “So, What’s on Your Bucket List?” a reflection on the importance of seizing the day. Guests welcome. FMI, call 541-994-4810 or 541-265-8023.

 

Teeth talk

Center for Health Education • Newport

Local dentists Anthony Paventy and Tom Laster explain how dental therapies can help improve sleep, covering orthodontia, oral surgeries and the use of oral appliances to prevent sleep apnea. Free. 5:30-7 pm, 740 NW Ninth Street. FMI, call 541-574-4885, ext. 2102.

 

Fast and Funky Bingo

Olde Line Kitchen & Lanes • Lincoln City

The numbers come thick and fast in these lively sessions, accompanied by a spaghetti and meatball dinner special, drink specials and prizes. 7-9 pm, 316 SE Hwy. 101.

 

Beach walk

Cozy Cove Inn • Lincoln City

Join the Yachats Coastal Gems walking group for this stroll from the D River to Roads End and back. Meet at 10 am at the inn, 515 NW Inlet Avenue. FMI, call Maryann at 541-961-4279 or email yachatscoastalgems@gmail.com.

 

Wednesday, Oct. 3

Wave Energy talk

Rogue Brewery • Newport

Burke Hales of OSU presents an update on wave energy operations off the Central Coast, as well as plans for a grid-connected device-testing site. Doors open at 5:15 pm with talk starting at 6 pm, 2320 SE Marine Science Drive.

 

Waldport Farmers Market

Waldport Community Center

10 am-3 pm, 265 NW Hemlock.

 



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