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The time is NOW
The time is NOW

The 2017 Oregon Legislature passed a landmark Equal Pay Act, putting Oregon at the forefront towards equalizing pay between women and men. Trish Garner, Public Policy Chair of the American Association of University Women of Oregon, will lead a...

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A porpoiseful campaign
A porpoiseful campaign

Newport’s marine ecology community is coming together in support of the vaquita, a small species of porpoise that is on the brink of extinction.

The Oregon Coast Aquarium and the Hatfield Marine Science Center will both participate in...

Get a bit fitter

Good news for anyone aiming to get a bit fitter, a new Fitbit Fitness Class starts at the Newport 60+ Activity Center on Monday, July 16.

When it comes to reaching fitness goals, steps are just the beginning. Fitbits can track every part of...

A class that clicks

A new digital photography class starts at the Newport 60+ Senior Activity Center on Thursday, July 12, with a focus on the basics.

Beginning Digital Photography, led by Paul Calkins, is aimed at people who own a digital camera or are thinking...

(Water)color us happy
(Water)color us happy

Well-known Oregon watercolorist Ruth Armitage will be the guest speaker at the Thursday, July 5, lunch meeting of the Coastal Arts Guild in Newport.

“Seas the Day” at Oregon Coast Aquarium
“Seas the Day” at Oregon Coast Aquarium

There has been lots of talk in the past few years about reducing plastic waste, especially here at the coast where it ends up on our beaches and in our marine life. On World Oceans Day, Saturday, June 30, the Oregon Coast Aquarium is eliciting the...

Take the mystery out of writing
Take the mystery out of writing

Ron Lovell isn’t afraid of a little competition. The author, who has penned 14 murder mystery novels since retiring from a career in academia, is offering a sequel to his successful first writing workshop aimed at helping current and aspiring...

A day of intents reflection
A day of intents reflection

“Living with Intention” is the theme of the 2018 Women’s Symposium hosted by the Lincoln City Chamber of Commerce this Saturday, June 23.

The daylong event will present a slate of speakers who will challenge guests to...

Jump to it
Jump to it

An upcoming dance camp from the Newport School of Artistic Movement will offer action-packed, fun-filled classes for students aged 10 to adult starting on Monday, June 18.

Running through Friday, June 29, the Summer Dance Intensive will offer...

Explore the roots of Oregon’s public forests
Explore the roots of Oregon’s public forests

Oregon’s forests will be on the agenda this Saturday, June 16, in Tillamook when Mariah Acton leads an Oregon Humanities Conversation program called “Seeing the Forest for the Trees; Stewarding Our Public Forests.”...

Sounds appropriate...

The complicated issue of cultural appropriation will take center stage at the Lincoln City Cultural Center in a Sunday, June 10, conversation hosted by the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology.

Facilitator Surabhi Majahan will lead a conversation...