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Published on May 20, 2018 12:01AM


 

Thursday, May 17

Tide Pool Clinic

Lincoln City

Explore the beach with a local expert and learn about the colorful creatures that inhabit rocky intertidal pools. Free and no registration required. 8:30 am at the NW 15th Street Beach Access.

 

“Borderline Crazies”

Theatre West • Lincoln City

A rustic cabin at Lake Tahoe is double-booked by a pair of authors and before the guests can determine who stays and who goes, a snowstorm closes the roads with an axe murderer on the loose. 7:30 pm, 3536 SW Hwy. 101. Tickets, $15 for adults, $13 for seniors and students, and $10 for children 12 and under, available by calling 541-994-5663.

 

Lincoln Pops Orchestra

Gleneden Beach Community Club

Swing, shimmy and fall in love all over again with this 24-piece big band playing music from the golden era. 7:30-10 pm, 110 Azalea Street. $7.50. FMI, call 541-272-9597.

 

Whale watching talk

Newport 60+ Activity Center

Bring your curiosity, enjoy a few whale artifacts, and hear the latest information about these gentle giants from Clint and Kathy Perry. 2 pm, 20 SE Second Street.

 

Sci-fi reading

Art Accelerated Gallery • Tillamook

Bay area science fiction author Susan Kuchinskas will read from her work. 5:30 to 7 pm, 1906 Third Street. All are welcome and refreshments will be served.

 

Spotlight Show

Yaquina Art Association Gallery • Newport

See watercolors from Sharon Cook and Robin Beckwith at this show, running through Friday, May 25, available to view from 11 am to 4 pm daily, 789 NW Beach Drive.

 

Spaghetti Dinner

B’nai B’rith Camp • Lincoln City

Help change a kid’s life by sending them to camp, with this eighth annual fund-raising feed. Proceeds will go toward day camp scholarships for Lincoln City kids. Camp tours at 5 pm, dinner at 6 pm, 3509 NE East Devils Lake Road, opposite KOA Campground. Tickets, $10, available from Family Promise, 5030 SE Hwy. 101, by calling Sue at 541-996-8482 or going to bbcamp.org/spaghetti-dinner.

 

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.

 

Friday, May 18

Art on the Edge studio tour

Central Oregon Coast

Tour 25 working studios along the Central Coast and see local artists, demonstrate their creative processes. 10 am-5 pm, runs through Sunday. Buy your map for $10 at the Lincoln City Cultural Center, 540 NE Hwy. 101. FMI, go toArtStudioTourLCCC.com.

 

“The Wizard in Oz”

Newport Performing Arts Center

Pacific Dance Ensemble presents an original adaptation of L. Frank Baum's timeless story, "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.” $15 for adults or $10 students and seniors. 7 pm, 777 W Olive Street.

 

“Borderline Crazies”

Theatre West • Lincoln City

A rustic cabin at Lake Tahoe is double-booked by a pair of authors and before the guests can determine who stays and who goes, a snowstorm closes the roads with an axe murderer on the loose. 7:30 pm, 3536 SW Hwy. 101. Tickets, $15 for adults, $13 for seniors and students, and $10 for children 12 and under, available by calling 541-994-5663.

 

“Moonglow”

Barn Community Playhouse • Tillamook

A heartwarming comedy about a pair of nursing home seniors whose hazy memories overlap and spur an affair that rejuvenates and fulfills them both. 7 pm at 12th and Ivy. Tickets, $15 per person, available by calling Diamond Art Jewelers at 503-842-7940.

 

“Henry’s Hair”

Hoffman Center for the Arts • Manzanita

This gripping short documentary follows Henry McCrea for one calendar year as he moves from adolescence to adulthood. Admission is free, but donations accepted for both the film project and the Locks of Love program.

 

Surfrider gathering

Bier One • Newport

Enjoy live music from singer-guitarist Steve Cook and enter the raffle to win a short Murdy surfboard, with just 100 tickets available at $10 apiece. All proceeds go to support the Newport Chapter of Surfrider. Need not be present to win. 6:30 pm, 424 SW Coast Hwy.

 

Saturday, May 19

Teak Ladies sailing

Yaquina Bay Road

A rare chance to see the Port of Toledo’s three Teak Lady sloops sail together up the Yaquina River. The boats will be on display at Port Dock 3 in Newport from late Friday afternoon until they depart for Toledo at noon today, with great views available from the Yaquina Bay Road.

 

Torch Run Show & Shine

Tillamook County Courthouse

Find cool cars, raffles, music, trophies and fun at this 20th annual get-together from TillaWheels Car Club. 9 am-2 pm, 201 Laurel Avenue.

 

Tango Beginner Class

South Beach Community Center • Newport

Learn how to do the Tango, also known as Milonga, to traditional Argentine Tango music. Free, but donations appreciated. Class starts at 6:30 pm, dancing from 7:30-10 pm, 3024 SE Ferry Slip Road. FMI, go to newportoregontango.com or call 541-351-8457.

 

Sci-fi workshop

Art Accelerated Gallery • Tillamook

Susan Kuchinskas, author of “Chimera Catalyst,” offers tips for anyone interested in creating science fiction, fantasy or speculative fiction. $30. 1-4 pm, at 1906 Third Street. To register, go to www.artacceleratedorg.

 

Tide Pool Clinic

Lincoln City

Explore the beach with a local expert and learn about the colorful creatures that inhabit rocky intertidal pools. Free and no registration required. 9:30 am at the NW 15th Street Beach Access.

 

Art on the Edge studio tour

Central Oregon Coast

Tour 25 working studios along the Central Coast and see local artists, demonstrate their creative processes. 10 am-5 pm, runs through Sunday. Buy your map for $10 at the Lincoln City Cultural Center, 540 NE Hwy. 101. FMI, go toArtStudioTourLCCC.com.

 

OBT2

Lincoln City Cultural Center

Dancers from Oregon Ballet Theatre’s junior company perform a collection of excerpts from classic and contemporary ballets. 7 pm, 540 NE Hwy. 101. Tickets, $12 for adults and $5 for kids, available at www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org/events or by calling 541-994-9994.

 

Marine Surplus Sale

South Beach • Newport

This OSU surplus sale features boat trailers, hulls, buoys, foul weather gear, marine electronics and hardware, office furniture, artwork and more. 9 am-3 pm, 4584 S. Coast Hwy., next to Newport Marine. Continues Sunday.

 

“Tidepool Discovery Days”

Oceanside Recreation Area • Oceanside

Join the Friends of Netarts Bay for this free class on what’s living along the coastal edge. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Register at Netartsbaytoday.org.

 

“Writing an Exciting Plot”

Hoffman Center for the Arts • Manzanita

Novelist Rene Denfeld shares how to craft the kind of fast-moving, propulsive storyline that turns any novel into a page turner. 1 to 3:30 pm, 594 Laneda Avenue. Registration, $50, is available online at http://hoffmanarts.org.

 

Manzanita Writers’ Series

Hoffman Center for the Arts • Manzanita

Hear award-winning authors Rene Denfeld and Willy Vlautin read from their latest novels, “The Childfinder” and “Don’t Skip Out on Me,” followed by a Q&A. $7. 6:30 pm, 594 Laneda Avenue. FMI, go to hoffmanarts.org or email Kathie Hightower at kathiejhightower@gmail.com.

 

Sproul Spectacular

Newport Visual Arts Center

A variety show featuring everything from flute, ukulele, bagpipes and guitar to storytelling, singing and cat videos. $7. 6:30 pm, 777 NW Beach Drive.

 

Culinary foraging workshop

Pier’s End Historic Boathouse • Garibaldi

Oregon shellfish experts and chef Maylin Chavez lead this free culinary adventure spanning shore to table. Register an Eventbrite.com. FMI, call Kristen at 541-429-0999.

 

Brown pelican survey

Cape Falcon Marine Reserve • Manzanita

Join Friends of Cape Falcon Marine Reserve and Haystack Rock Awareness Program in counting these distinctive coastal birds. No experience necessary, just a passion for pelicans. 4-7 pm. For details and directions, email capefalconmr@gmail.com or call 541-231-8041.

 

“Borderline Crazies”

Theatre West • Lincoln City

A rustic cabin at Lake Tahoe is double-booked by a pair of authors and before the guests can determine who stays and who goes, a snowstorm closes the roads with an axe murderer on the loose. 7:30 pm, 3536 SW Hwy. 101. Tickets, $15 for adults, $13 for seniors and students, and $10 for children 12 and under, available by calling 541-994-5663.

 

Sightseeing tour

Yaquina Bay • Newport

Join the Lincoln County Historical Society for an informative presentation, featuring good company, food and beverages. 5:30-7:30 pm. Tickets, $75, available by calling 541-265-7509.

 

Be Jeweled

Center for Health Education • Newport

Find vintage, designer, fine and costume jewelry alongside watches, rings, beads and craft grab bags at this recycled jewelry sale benefiting Food Share of Lincoln County. 9 am to 3 pm, closed from noon to 1 pm. Half-price sale from 1-3 pm. 740 SW 9th Street.

 

Sicilian Street Food Class

Culinary Center in Lincoln City

Sit back, relax, and enjoy this two-hour demonstration where you will be treated to wonderful Sicilian street food and wine. 11 am-1 pm. $45. FMI, call 541-557-1125.

 

“Moonglow”

Barn Community Playhouse • Tillamook

A heartwarming comedy about a pair of nursing home seniors whose hazy memories overlap and an affair that rejuvenates and fulfills them both. 7 pm at 12th and Ivy. Tickets, $15 per person, available by calling Diamond Art Jewelers at 503-842-7940.

 

Fun in the Park

Regatta Park • Lincoln City

A gathering aimed at young adults with autism. Bring your own sack lunch. Water provided. Noon-2 pm, NW 14th Street. RSVP by calling 503-443-0492.

 

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 music, humor, travel and maps throughout May. 10 am to 2 pm, second floor, 801 SW Hwy. 101. FMI, call 541-557-9400.

 

Siletz Indian Fair

Siletz Tribal Community Center • Siletz

See a wide array of items created by Native artists and craftspeople, including regalia, baskets and other art forms, both historic and contemporary. 10 am-4 pm. Continues Sunday. FMI, call 541-444-8304.

 

Boat Oregon Course

Port of Newport Marina

8 am-5 pm, 2120 SE Marine Science Drive. $15 per person, includes lunch and materials. To register, call Cheryl at 541-985-8500 or email dreamweezer@gmail.com.

 

“The Wizard in Oz”

Newport Performing Arts Center

Pacific Dance Ensemble presents an original adaptation of L. Frank Baum's timeless story, "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.” $15 for adults or $10 for students and seniors. 7 pm, 777 W Olive Street.

 

Newport Farmers Market

Hwy 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.

 

Plant sale

Lincoln County Commons • Newport

Fins more than 4,000 plants of all kinds at this Lincoln County Master Gardeners fund-raiser, alongside gardening supplies and educational booths. 9 am to 2 pm, 633 NE 3rd Street.

 

Oregon Humanities talk

Newport Public Library

Life-cycle celebrant and home funeral guide Holly Pruett explores how to attach meaning to life’s milestones in this free conversation. 2 pm, 35 NW Nye Street. FMI, call 541-265-2153 or go to www.newportlibrary.org.

 

The Canterbury Forum

Waldport Community Center

The ecumenical, progressive Central Coast faith project continues with “Christian Responses to Mental Illness,” presented by the Reverend Judith Jones, Ph.D. professor emerita of Religion at Wartburg College. 1-2:30 pm, 265 NW Hemlock Street

 

Family fishing

Eckman Lake • Waldport

9 am to 2 pm for kids aged 17 and younger.  Each participant will be able to catch two rainbow trout from a fish enclosure stocked with more than 2,000 rainbow trout, including 50 “trophy” fish. Anglers 11 years old and younger do not need a fishing license but 12-17 year olds will need a youth license, which can be purchased for $10 at any ODFW license agent, ODFW office or on-line at ODFW’s website (www.odfw.com).

 

Sunday, May 20

Claude Bourbon

Lincoln City Cultural Center

Settle down for an evening of Medieval and Spanish blues from this traveling guitarist. 7 pm, 540 NE Hwy. 101. FMI, call 541-994-9994.

 

“The Wizard in Oz”

Newport Performing Arts Center

Pacific Dance Ensemble presents an original adaptation of L. Frank Baum's timeless story, "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.” $15 for adults or $10 for students and seniors. 2 pm, 777 W Olive Street.

 

Art on the Edge studio tour

Central Oregon Coast

Tour 25 working studios along the Central Coast and see local artists, demonstrate their creative processes. 10 am-5 pm. Buy your map for $10 at the Lincoln City Cultural Center, 540 NE Hwy. 101. FMI, go toArtStudioTourLCCC.com.

 

“Wild Things”

Driftwood Public Library • Lincoln City

Jennifer “Library Girl” LaGarde explores the benefits and pleasures of revisiting children’s literature as an adult at this first event in the Lincoln City Reads celebration of “A Wrinkle in Time.” 3 pm, 801 SW Hwy. 101.

 

Marine Surplus Sale

South Beach • Newport

This OSU surplus sale features boat trailers, hulls, buoys, foul weather gear, marine electronics and hardware, office furniture, artwork and more. 9 am-1 pm, 4584 S. Coast Hwy., next to Newport Marine.

 

Community Worship Service

Calvary Chapel • Lincoln City

The grand finale to the 50 Days of Prayer sponsored by the North Lincoln Ministerial Association. 3 pm, 4406 SE Hwy. 101.

 

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.

 

“Moonglow”

Barn Community Playhouse • Tillamook

A heartwarming comedy about a pair of nursing home seniors whose hazy memories overlap and an affair that rejuvenates and fulfills them both. 2 pm at 12th and Ivy. Tickets, $15 per person, available by calling Diamond Art Jewelers at 503-842-7940.

 

Siletz Indian Fair

Siletz Tribal Community Center • Siletz

See a wide array of items created by Native artists and craftspeople, including regalia, baskets and other art forms, both historic and contemporary. 10 am-4 pm. FMI, call 541-444-8304.

 

“The Art of Growing Oysters”

Netarts

Take a behind-the-scenes look at local oyster facilities and learn about the issues faced by the shellfish industry on this free tour from Friends of Netarts Bay. 9 am to 1 pm. Register at Netartsbaytoday.org.

 

“Prose P90X”

Newport Public Library

Turn flab into fab at this free writing workshop from Arianne “Tex” Thompson, aimed at giving authors the tools to trim and tone their manuscripts. 2 to 4 pm, 35 NW Nye Street. FMI, go to http://willamettewriters.com/coast.

 

Monday, May 21

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 music, humor, travel and maps throughout May. 10 am to 2 pm, second floor, 801 SW Hwy. 101. FMI, call 541-557-9400.

 

Book Club

Newport 60+ Activity Center

Come and find out what new book is being read and join in the discussion. 1-2:30 pm, 20 SE 2nd Street. FMI, call 541-265-9617.

 

CrafterHours

Driftwood Public library • Lincoln City

Make-and-take crafting for adults and teens. This month’s project: making sun catchers with mod podge and food coloring. 6:30 pm, second floor, 801 SW Hwy. 101

 

Fitbit Fitness Class

Newport 60+ Activities Center

The first session in a six-week course featuring SMART Goals, class discussion and guest speakers. 1-2 pm, 20 SE 2nd Street. FMI or to reserve a spot, call 541-265-9617.

 

Tuesday, May 22

Effective Citizenship Now

Oceanside Community Club • Oceanside

OSU’s Dr. Christopher Nichols leads this community conversation about trends that impact democracy, such as political disengagement, disinformation and distrust of major institutions and the media. 5:30 to 8:30 pm, 1550 Pacific Avenue. To register, call 971-717-6570.

 

Coastal Encounters

Driftwood Public Library • Lincoln City

Get tips on scouring the sands in “Beachcombing 101” from Kay Myers, co-author of “Agates of the Oregon Coast.” 6:30 pm, 801 SW Hwy. 101. FMI, call 541-996-1242.

 

Wednesday, May 23

Adult Science Night

Black Squid Beer House • Lincoln City

Lincoln City Reads continues with this free lesson in non-Newtonian fluids, inviting over 21s to make magnetic, color-changing and heat sensitive slimes. 6:30 pm, 3001 SW Hwy. 101. FMI, contact Rachel Humpert at rhumpert@lincolncity.org or 541-996-1260.

 

Drumming/prayer

Don Davis Park • Newport

Join the Baha'is of Lincoln County for this free celebration of Baha'i Holy Day, expressing love for the planet and all its diverse peoples. All welcome. 5 pm in the glass-enclosed gazebo opposite the Performing Arts Center, 777 W. Olive Street.

 

Stress management workshop

Lincoln City Cultural Center

Discover the single most important thing you must do to say goodbye to stress and gain more energy in this class from Camille Kea. Admission $30 in advance at www.paypal.me/camillekeacoaching or $35 at the door. 6-9 pm, 540 NE Hwy. 101, FMI, call Camille at 541-614-0276.

 

“Being with the Dying”

Hoffman Center for the Arts • Manzanita

Holly Pruett, founder of Death Talk Project, leads a panel discussion on the practicalities of being involved with a dying individual and their family. $5. 3-5 pm, 594 Laneda Avenue.

 

Medicare 101

Oregon Coast Community College • Lincoln City

This Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance class is aimed at anyone who wants a better understanding of their Medicare benefits and options for changes. Spouses and other relatives are also welcome to attend. 10:30 am-12:30 pm, 3788 High School Drive. Free. To book a seat, call 541-574-2684.

 



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