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Sit down and lift off, in Manzanita
Sit down and lift off, in Manzanita

Manzanita will be the site of a star-studded movie premiere this Friday, Sept. 28, as the Hoffman Center for the Arts hosts a screening of “The Astronot.”

Filmed in and around Bend, “The Astronot” tells the story of a...

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Best fishes, from Westwind

The Westwind camp and wilderness area will honor Oregon’s most iconic fish this Sunday, Sept. 9, with “Welcome the Salmon Home,” a community event to celebrate the late summer and fall salmon run.

Located at the mouth of the...

Novel takes off in Newport
Novel takes off in Newport

Oregon Coast author Harold Titus will read from his novel exploring the culture and conflicts of Algonquian villagers this Saturday, Sept. 8, in Newport.

Titus’ novel “Alsoomse and Wanchese,” is set on Roanoke Island in...

A new local chapter

Everyone knows the last chapters of a book are when the really good stuff starts happening; so don’t be alarmed if you missed the first session of the “Memoir Writing Made Easy” course in Newport — the best is yet to...

Fresh ideas, from ISEA
Fresh ideas, from ISEA

The International Society of Experimental Artists (ISEA) will try something new this Friday, Sept. 7 — holding its 27th Annual Juried Exhibition on the Oregon Coast.

The show will open with a public reception from 5 to 7 pm on Friday at...

Two days of the condor
Two days of the condor

The flavors and rhythms of South America will fill the Newport Performing Arts Center on Wednesday and Thursday, Aug. 22 and 23, at a fund-raiser benefitting Toledo’s Ollalla Center for Children and Families.

The celebration will feature...

A life in images
A life in images

A Celebration of Life for well-known Oregon Coast photographer Scott Blackman will double as a fund-raiser for the Newport Performing Arts Center on Monday, Aug. 20.

Blackman, who died in July at the age of 80, pursued his passion for...

Fired up about clay
Fired up about clay

Portland ceramicist Maya Vivas will be the guest speaker at the Monday, Aug. 20, Mingle and Muse, held at the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology just north of Lincoln City.

Titled “Set in Stone,” Vivas’ presentation will...

Nesika and you will find
Nesika and you will find

The annual Nesika Illahee Pow-Wow will see dancers and dignitaries from many Tribal nations descend upon the Pauline Ricks Memorial Pow-Wow Grounds in Siletz from Friday, Aug. 10, to Sunday, Aug. 12.

The celebration, organized by the...

Top Marx for effort
Top Marx for effort

If all that comes to mind when you think about Karl Marx is a grouchy looking, bearded dude banging on about the means of production, then you are missing half the story.

Fortunately, The National Theatre: Live in HD is here to fill the gaps...

Tuck in to Quilts by the Sea
Tuck in to Quilts by the Sea

The Oregon Coastal Quilters Guild will present its annual show, Quilts by the Sea, this Friday and Saturday, Aug. 3 and 4, at the Newport Recreation Center.

Guests at the show will have the chance to browse some 300 entries, choose their...