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Tuesday: PEARS

Music: The New Orleans hardcore punk band (pictured) will perform with fellow Big Easy indie group, HiGH, Go Hibiki of Missoula and Corvallis’ own Flexing beginning 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Interzone Coffee Shop, 1563 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. All ages show. Cover: $6-$10 (cash only). Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/223794015023945/.

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Thursday-Saturday: ‘Back to the 80's’

On Stage: Lebanon High School students will perform “Back to the 80's: The Totally Radical Musical” 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday in the school auditorium, 1700 S. Fifth St. Due to mature content, the show may not be suitable for young children. Tickets: $5-$7 at the door or advance: https://intouch.lblesd.k12.or.us/lebanon/lite/.

Thursday-Sunday: ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’

On Stage: The musical about one family’s magical, flying race car will have 7 p.m. performances Thursday and Friday and 2:30 p.m. matinees Saturday and Sunday at the Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Tickets: $10-$16. Tickets and information: majestic.org or box office 541-738-7469.

Saturday: Sick Town Derby Dames

Event: Corvallis’ roller derby team takes on the Adventure Coast Star Stompers 5 p.m. Saturday at the Linn County Fair & Expo, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Tickets: $10 advance, $12 at the door. Advance tickets: https://sicktownmay19.bpt.me/ or The Uprise Skate Shop, Corvallis Brewing Supply or GameTime in Albany.

THURSDAY

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — Naughty Sweethearts and Lacunas, 8 p.m. $5.

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Jesse Meade, 8 p.m.

Cellar Cat — Luc LaChapelle with Dale Tovar, 5:30 p.m.

Cloud & Kelly’s — Mutschler, Willis and Biesack Jazz Trio, 9 p.m., $5.

Downtown Dog — Studly Kitchen, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Imagine Open Mic, 7 p.m.

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Corvallis Arts Walk, 4 to 8 p.m., downtown Corvallis. Every third Thursday, Corvallis art galleries stay open late. This month’s walk includes Mike Bergen, showing paintings of “Boats and Bridges of Oregon” at Art in the Valley Gallery, the Corvallis Multicultural Literacy Center showing “Be-Longing,” a poetry, photography and zine exhibit featuring works by LBCC students, and two new destinations: the Reynolds Gallery at Reynolds Law Firm and Rhizosphere. Free. Information: facebook.com/CorvallisArtsWalk or http://www.corvallisartswalk.com.

Northwest Banjo Band, 6:30 to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, Papa’s Pizza, 1030 SW Third St., Corvallis. No cover charge. Information: 541-757-2727.

Oregon Jamboree Singer/Songwriter Series, 6:30 to 10:30 p.m., Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Country artists Darryl Worley, Bryan White and Matt Kennon will headline this concert, which also features Adam Larson and Co. and Redwood Son. Oregon BBQ will sell food and drinks. Tickets: $10-$25. Tickets and information:https://www.festivalticketing.com/boxoffice/?cref=8C71D56D-F7E1-41B2-88F7-7248A16DABDF.

“Back to the 80's: The Totally Awesome Musical,” 7 p.m., Lebanon High School Auditorium, 1700 S. Fifth St. Lebanon High School students present a musical, directed by Kevin Wong and Anneke Vander Haak, filled with 1980s music and references. Due to mature content, this production may not be suitable for young children. Tickets: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students at the door or advance: https://intouch.lblesd.k12.or.us/lebanon/lite/.

"Chitty Chitty Bang Bang,” 7 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Inventor Caractacus Potts restores an old race car with the help of his children into a vehicle that flies through the air in this musical adventure based on the 1968 film version of Ian Fleming’s children’s book. Tickets: $14-$16. $10 for kids ages 12 and under. People with SNAP cards can get up to two tickets for $5 each. Advance tickets and information: majestic.org or box office 541-738-7469.

Line and Couples Dance Lessons, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Albany Eagles, 127 Broadalbin St. SW. Hosted by Vickie’s DJ and Dance. All ages welcome. Cost: $4 per person. Information: 541-926-1159.

“Annie,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W., Albany. In 1930s New York City, the orphan Annie is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago. Tickets: $15 adults, $12 seniors and juniors. Tickets are available online at albanycivic.org or at the box office 45 minutes before curtain. Help with reserving or purchasing online is available from Sid Stevens Jewelers, 541-967-8140.

Gerry O’Connor with Richard Mandel in concert, 7:30 p.m., Martha Room, First United Methodist Church, 1165 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Irish fiddler O’Connor has toured and recorded with many groups, including Planxty, Bothy Band and others. His solo album, “Journeyman,” was cited by the Irish Times as one of the top albums of 2004. Mandel, a guitar, tenor banjo and bouzouki player, has toured with O’Connor, Paddy Keenan, Jimmy Keane and many others. Tickets: $15 advance, $17 at the door, $2 discount for Corvallis Folklore Society members. Advance tickets at Grass Roots Books and Music in Corvallis.

“Proof,” 7:30 p.m., Russell Tripp Performance Center, Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. LBCC Performing Arts presents the 2001 Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning drama by David Auburn. Directed by Ken Long, "Proof" tells the story of Catherine, the daughter of a recently deceased mathematical genius, and her own struggles. Tickets: $12 general, $9 students and seniors. Advance tickets: https://bit.ly/2AfMHVO.

FRIDAY

VENUES

Barsideous Brewing — Radio, 8 p.m.

Bombs Away Cafe — Familiars and Plattenbau, 10 p.m., $5.

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Grateful Dead Tribute, 8 p.m.

Cloud & Kelly’s — Lost Ox and Out West, 10 p.m., $5.

Downtown Dog — DC Blues, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Caveman Dave, 7 p.m.

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Benton Center Acoustic Showcase: Cooper Hollow, noon, student lounge, Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave., Corvallis. Cooper Hollow, a string band, performs a mix of bluegrass, old-time fiddle tunes, folk, traditional country, blues and rags. Free. Information, Benton Center 541-757-8944.

Conversation from Corrine Woodman Gallery, noon, The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Lingo, winner of the Student Award for Excellence in 2017, will discuss her exhibit. Her exhibit, which features figurative drawing and painting, is on view through June 2. Artist Karen Miller, who features ancient Japanese stencil technique on fabric works in the Corrine Woodman Gallery II, will participate in the talk. Free. Information: theartscenter.net.

Music a la Carte, noon Fridays, OSU Memorial Union Lounge, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. The OSU Chamber Strings, under the direction of Dr. Marlan Carlson. Free. Information: 541-737-4061.

OSU's Annual Salmon Bake, noon to 2:30 p.m., Native American Longhouse, Eena Haws, 311 SW 26th St., Corvallis. OSU's 20th Annual Salmon Bake, featuring special guest Lyla June, honors the salmon culture of the Pacific Northwest. Sponsored in part by the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians and the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians. Free. Accommodations for disabilities can be made by contacting Luhui Whitebear, luhui.whitebear@oregonstate.edu or 541-737-9036.

Author Event: Marilyn Callahan and Tim Buckley, 7 p.m., The Book Bin, 215 SW Fourth St., Corvallis. Callahan and Buckley will discuss their new book, "SO: The New Scarlet Letters," which makes the case for a treatment protocol for convicted sex offenders. Callahan, an award-winning social worker and Buckley, a freelance writer, have decades of experience working with inmates and ex-offenders. Free. Information: https://www.facebook.com/BookBinCorvallis/.

“Back to the 80's: The Totally Awesome Musical,” 7 p.m., Lebanon High School Auditorium, 1700 S. Fifth St. Tickets: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students at the door or advance: https://intouch.lblesd.k12.or.us/lebanon/lite/.

“Chitty Chitty Bang Bang,” 7 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Tickets: $14-$16. $10 for kids ages 12 and under. People with SNAP cards can get up to two tickets for $5 each. Advance tickets and information: majestic.org or box office 541-738-7469.

LBCC English faculty presents "Spring Light," 7 p.m., Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave., Corvallis. The event, a benefit for the English Endowment Fund at Linn-Benton Community College, includes short readings and performances by LBCC English department faculty, students and guests. A no-host beverage and snack bar will be available. Suggested donation: $10, or $5 for students.

Albany Timber Twirlers Square Dance, 7:30 to 10 p.m., first and third Fridays, 738 SE Fifth St., Albany. Caller: Bruce Lowther. Cuer: Sandy Harris. Admission: $5 donation. Information, contact Bev Swearingen, 541-619-2848.

“Annie,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W., Albany. Tickets: $15 adults, $12 seniors and juniors. Tickets are available online at albanycivic.org or at the box office 45 minutes before curtain. Help with reserving or purchasing online is available from Sid Stevens Jewelers, 541-967-8140.

Author Event: Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich, 7:30 p.m., Valley Library Rotunda, 201 S.W. Waldo Place, Corvallis. Marzano-Lesnevich is the author of “The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir,” a hybrid of the true crime and memoir genres published in 2017. A question-and-answer session and book signing will follow. Free. 

Cool Shoes "Swingin' Out," 7:30 p.m., Corvallis High School, 1400 NW Buchanan Ave. The show will feature a variety of ballroom styles, including American swing dance, country-western and traditional ballroom. It is the last show from director Cathy Dark, who is retiring after more than 20 years of leading the group. Tickets: $10 general, $8 students and seniors at the door or advance in Langton Hall Room No. 123 on OSU campus or from any company member. Information: contact Dark, 541-737-5929.

OSU Theatre: “1984,” 7:30 p.m., Withycombe Hall main stage theater, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. An adaptation of George Orwell’s novel, by Robert Owens, Wilton E. Hall Jr. and William A. Miles Jr. Tickets: $12 general, $10 seniors, $8 youth and students and $5 for OSU students. Tickets at OSU Theatre Box Office at 541-737-2784 or online: http://bit.ly/1wgmTkJ.

“Proof,” 7:30 p.m., Russell Tripp Performance Center, Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. Tickets: $12 general, $9 students and seniors. Advance tickets: https://bit.ly/2AfMHVO.

Friday Swing Dance, 8 to 11 p.m., OSU Women's Building, 160 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Beginner six-count swing dance lesson taught by Becca and Lisa at 8 p.m. followed by dancing to swing music. All ages. Individuals and partners welcome. Volunteer opportunities available. Cover: $5. Information: corvallisswing.com.

SATURDAY

VENUES

Barsideous Brewing — Wolves at War, DreadLight and The Toads, 8 p.m.

Bombs Away Cafe — That Coyote, Sun Blood Stories, Dolphin Midwives, 10 p.m., $7.

Cloud & Kelly’s — The Incompatibles, 8 p.m.

Downtown Dog — Arlene, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — TriplePlay Band, 7 p.m.

Interzone Coffee — Free Jazz Show, 6 p.m.

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Albany Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays through Nov. 22, Fourth Avenue and Ellsworth Street. Locally grown products direct from farmers, plus live music and educational events. Information: 541-740-1542 or www.locallygrown.org.

Corvallis Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., First Street and Jackson Avenue Locally grown products direct from farmers, plus live music and educational events. Information: 541-740-1542 or www.locallygrown.org.

Corvallis Tweed Ride, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 500 SW Second St., Corvallis. Gather outside the Downtown Beanery. The fourth annual tweed ride will be a Tour de Southtown, where bicyclists will explore the streets, hidden paths, and trails in their well-pressed best. Along the way, people will stop for tea and a picnic in Willamette Park, then end at Block 15 South. Free. Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/302385320296225/.

Emme Storytime, 10 a.m., Saturdays, Imagine Coffee, 5460 S.W. Philomath Blvd., Corvallis. Information: 541-286-4340.

Head to Toe Women’s Expo, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. The expo features vendors specializing in home goods, beauty treatments, clothing, jewelry, health and wellness, and more. Door prizes. Free gift bags to the first 300 attendees. Free admission and parking. Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/2064726053807075/.

Family Music Fun, 11 a.m. third Saturdays, Storytime Room, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave. Family participation music and movement program for all ages. Information: 541-766-6793.

OSU’s 42nd Annual Klatowa Eena Pow-Wow, noon to 9 p.m., McAlexander Fieldhouse, 1800 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. The annual Native American cultural celebration will include dancers, singers, food and vendors. Family-friendly. Free. Information: https://www.facebook.com/NALatOSU/.

Misinformation and Propaganda Workshop, 12:30 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave. Educator Donna Cohen will teach attendees how to identify and combat misinformation and propaganda, and be their own fact-checkers. Free. Light refreshments will be provided. Attendees can bring their own lunches. Information: 541-766-6793.

“Proof,” 2 p.m., Russell Tripp Performance Center, Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. Tickets: $12 general, $9 students and seniors. Advance tickets: https://bit.ly/2AfMHVO.

Spring Concert with Dan Ryker, 2 p.m., Sprindrift Cellars Winery, 810 Applegate St., Philomath. Ryker, who teaches private music lessons and plays acoustic pop around Corvallis, will perform. Tickets: $5 proceeds go to artist. Wine sold by the glass or bottle. Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1774725362571116/ or 541-929-6555.

“Chitty Chitty Bang Bang,” 2:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Tickets: $14-$16. $10 for kids ages 12 and under. People with SNAP cards can get up to two tickets for $5 each. Advance tickets and information: majestic.org or box office 541-738-7469.

Sick Town Roller Derby Bout, 5 to 8 p.m., Linn County Fair & Expo, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany. Sick Town Derby Dames take on the Adventure Coast Star Stompers in the first home bout of 2018. Sick Town is continuing repairs on its 95-year-old roller rink practice space north of Corvallis and is working toward a new roof for the facility. Tickets: $10 advance, $12 at the door. Advance tickets online: https://sicktownmay19.bpt.me/ or The Uprise Skate Shop, Corvallis Brewing Supply or GameTime in Albany.

Spring Drag Show, 6 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. The show starts at 7 p.m. The Spring Drag Show, hosted by Oregon State University's Rainbow Continuum. Free, but tickets required. Tickets available at the front desk of the Student Experience Center.

Arioso Chamber Players concert, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church Sanctuary, 1115 28th Ave. SW, Albany. The Arioso Chamber Players' core musicians, Jaclyn LaRue, oboe and oboe d'amore, Sean Paul Mills, cello, and Joy Ueng, piano, will perform with guest artists the Rainy Day String Quartet. The program will include a "one-of-a-kind" work by Haydn, a premiere, and Mills playing a Vivaldi concerto and Mendelssohn's Trio No. 1. Tickets: $12 adults, $10 seniors (65 or older), and free for youth (0-12). Information: www.ariosonw.org.

“Back to the 80’s: The Totally Awesome Musical,” 7 p.m., Lebanon High School Auditorium, 1700 S. Fifth St. Tickets: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students at the door or advance: https://intouch.lblesd.k12.or.us/lebanon/lite/.

Corvallis Belly Dance Performance Guild presents A Belly Dance Showcase, 7 p.m., third Saturdays, Old World Deli, 341 SW Second Street, Corvallis. Donations appreciated. Information: www.corvallisbellydance.org.

High Steppin’ Country Dance, 7 to 11:30 p.m., Albany American Legion, 1215 Pacific Blvd. SE. High Steppin’ Country celebrates its 29th birthday with cake. The dance includes line and couples dance lessons. Admission: $5 general; $4 for students, military and Dance Club members, $2 for dancers under 18. Information: call 541-619-7381 or see the High Steppin’ Facebook page.

Sheepskin Revue theater group: "Read All About It! The Colorful History of Scio's newspapers," 7 p.m., ZCBJ Hall, 38704 N. Main St., Scio. Attractions include an interview with Paul Toews, music by Ken Cartwright and the Hearthside Singers, and a short play, "Newsworthy," written by Olivia Dykast of West Albany High School and directed by comedian Joel Stoddard. The play is based on stories reported in Scio's early newspapers. Admission: suggested donation $5 adults, $3 children or $10 for immediate family. Proceeds cover expenses and maintenance of the ZCBJ Hall.

“Annie,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W., Albany. Tickets: $15 adults, $12 seniors and juniors. Tickets are available online at albanycivic.org or at the box office 45 minutes before curtain. Help with reserving or purchasing online is available from Sid Stevens Jewelers, 541-967-8140.

Contra Dance: The Nettles with Michael Karcher, 7:30 to 11 p.m., first and third Saturdays, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 4515 SW West Hills Road, Corvallis. Admission: $8-$10, discount of $2 offered to Corvallis Folklore Society members, students or those who bike or walk. Free for people 18 and under. Information: 541-250-0856 or corvallisfolklore.org.

Cool Shoes "Swingin' Out," 7:30 p.m., Corvallis High School, 1400 NW Buchanan Ave. Tickets: $10 general, $8 students and seniors at the door or advance in Langton Hall Room No. 123 on OSU campus or from any company member. Information: contact director Cathy Dark, 541-737-5929.

Lebanon Square Circlers Square Dances, 7:30 p.m., first and third Saturdays, Lebanon IOOF Hall, 20 E. Ash St., Lebanon. Caller: Charlotte Jeskey. Cuer: Jackie Gale. Cost: $5 or $12 per family. Information: 541-401-9780 or www.lebanonsquarecirclers.com.

OSU Theatre: “1984,” 7:30 p.m., Withycombe Hall main stage theater, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. Tickets: $12 general, $10 seniors, $8 youth and students and $5 for OSU students. Tickets at OSU Theatre Box Office at 541-737-2784 or online: http://bit.ly/1wgmTkJ.

SUNDAY

VENUES

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Blues Jam, 4 p.m.

Cellar Cat — The Nancy Hamilton Trio. 5:30 p.m.

Cloud & Kelly’s — Celtic Session, 3:30 p.m., Poetry Open Mic, 6:30 p.m.

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Corvallis Spring Roll, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Cloverland City Park, 29th Avenue and Garfield Avenue, Corvallis. The eighth annual bike and trike event for kids 12 and younger returns. The accompanying Cycle Fair is free and open to the public. Information: http://corvallisspringroll.com.

OSU Theatre: “1984,” 2 p.m., Withycombe Hall main stage theater, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. Tickets: $12 general, $10 seniors, $8 youth and students and $5 for OSU students. Tickets at OSU Theatre Box Office at 541-737-2784 or online: http://bit.ly/1wgmTkJ.

“Annie,” 2:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W., Albany. Tickets: $15 adults, $12 seniors and juniors. Tickets are available online at albanycivic.org or at the box office 45 minutes before curtain. Help with reserving or purchasing online is available from Sid Stevens Jewelers, 541-967-8140.

“Chitty Chitty Bang Bang,” 2:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Tickets: $14-$16. $10 for kids ages 12 and under. People with SNAP cards can get up to two tickets for $5 each. Advance tickets and information: majestic.org or box office 541-738-7469.

Jenna Skarphol recital, 2:30 p.m., Albany First United Methodist Church, 1115 28th Ave. SW. Skarphol, a 2012 graduate of West Albany High School and 2016 OSU graduate with a degree in vocal performance, will present a soprano voice recital. Repertoire will include classical works by Debussy, Faure and Strauss, as well as popular selections from "The Wizard of Oz" and others. Free, but donations are accepted. Information: 541-928-3505.

Arioso Chamber Players concert, 3 p.m., First Christian Church, 602 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. The Arioso Chamber Players' core musicians, Jaclyn LaRue, oboe and oboe d'amore, Sean Paul Mills, cello, and Joy Ueng, piano, will perform along with guest artists the Rainy Day String Quartet. The program will include a "one-of-a-kind" work by Haydn, a premiere, and Mills playing a Vivaldi concerto and Mendelssohn's Trio No. 1. Tickets: $12 adults, $10 seniors (65 or older), and free for youth (0-12). Information: www.ariosonw.org.

Sundays @ 3, Episcopal Church of Good Samaritan, 333 NW 35th St., Corvallis. Marek Kudlicki, pipe organist, will perform. Free, but donations accepted and appreciated.

"The Mask You Live In," 3 p.m., Kuhn Cinema, 668 S. Main St., Lebanon. The Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence and First Presbyterian Church of Lebanon present a film that follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating America’s narrow definition of masculinity. Discussion follows. Free. Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/409664686164098/.

International Folk Dance, 7 p.m. first and third Sundays, Gatton Hall, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 4515 SW West Hills Road, Corvallis. No partner required. Admission: $3 for Corvallis Folklore Society members, $4 for nonmembers. Information: 971-237-2000.

Michael Jackson Tribute Show presented by Danny Dash Andrews, 7 p.m., Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Andrews, a Michael Jackson impersonator, will perform a tribute concert to the life and music of Jackson. Tickets: $20 general, $50 VIP Meet & Greet Package. Advance tickets and information: https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/michael-jackson-tribute-concert-corvallis-tickets-43159166228.

MONDAY

VENUES

Imagine Coffee — Bryson Skaar, 7 p.m.

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Pu’uwai O Ke Kuawa (Heart of the Valley) Hula, 5:30 to 7:15 p.m. Mondays, First Baptist Church of Corvallis, 125 NW 10th St., Corvallis. Cost: $5 per class. Information: Barb Landau, 541-908-9190 or corvallishula.com.

Line Dance, Couples Dance, Dance Lesson, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, Albany Eagles Lodge, 127 Broadalbin St. SW, Albany. Instructor Ernie Briggs leads a dance lesson at 7 p.m. Admission: $4 per person. Information: 541-974-0470.

Parenting Presentation: “How to Think Like a Baby,” 6:30 to 8 p.m., Russell Tripp Performance Center, Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. Dr. Ross Thompson, a development psychology professor at the University of California, Davis and president of the board of Zero to Three, will speak. The presentation is designed for those who work with children from birth to age 5 and their families. Free. Information: contact LBCC Parenting Education, 541-917-4884.

"An Ideal Husband" Auditions, 7 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Open auditions are May 21 and 22; people should plan to attend both nights; if that's impossible, audition on Tuesday. The first day of auditions will be 5-minute slots with each actor. A monologue is encouraged, but not required. This can be a reading of a short passage from a story, a poem, or a play. Callbacks will come at 7 p.m. May 23 by appointment. Bernadette Bascom is directing. Borrow a copy of the script and pick up an audition packet­ — with some of the selected excerpts for auditions—from the Majestic office. Information: idealhusband2018@gmail.com, 805-698-2717 or http://www.majestic.org/auditions/.

TUESDAY

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — Pencils, Pens and Drinks with Friends, 8 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Celtic Jam, 7 p.m.

Interzone Coffee — PEARS, HiGH, Go Hibiki, & Flexing, 7:30 p.m.. $6-$10 cover (cash only).

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Yoga in the Gallery, 9:30 a.m., The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Cost: $5 suggested donation. Information: https://theartscenter.net/yoga-in-the-gallery/.

SAGE Volunteer Work Party, 3 to 6 p.m., Starker Arts Garden for Education, Bruce Starker Arts Park, 4485 SW Country Club Drive, Corvallis. Learn about production gardening at SAGE Garden, and help grow food for families in the community who cannot afford fresh vegetables. Show up when you can and leave when you need to. Information: http://www.corvallisenvironmentalcenter.org/.

STEAM Series: Through the Lens of an Artist, 6 p.m., The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Renee McKitterick, art faculty at Linn-Benton Community College, will give a lecture about the history and science of porcelain as a material and artistic vehicle. Free. Information: theartscenter.net.

Taste of the Valley, 6 p.m., Children's Farm Home School, 4455 NE Highway 20, Corvallis. Signature dishes and drinks while supporting Linn Benton Food Share at this event, a gathering of local businesses. Tickets: $30 advance, $35 at the door. Advance tickets and information: tasteofthevalleyor.com.

Corvallis Community Choir Spring Term Rehearsals, April 10-June 19, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis, 2945 NW Circle Blvd., Corvallis. This nonaudition choir welcomes all singers. Director: James Morsund. Accompanist: Bryson Skaar. Cost: $50 per term. Information: contact Nancy Chaney 541-740-6068 or email nonandjay1@gmail.com or see http://corvalliscommunitychoir.us.

"An Ideal Husband" auditions, 7 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. People should plan to attend auditions on Monday and Tuesday. Today's second day of auditions will feature cold readings of the script. Callbacks will come at 7 p.m. May 23 by appointment. Bernadette Bascom is directing. Borrow a copy of the script and pick up an audition packet­ — with some of the selected excerpts for auditions — from the Majestic office. Information: idealhusband2018@gmail.com, 805-698-2717 or http://www.majestic.org/auditions/.

Corvallis-OSU Symphony: “Nature and the Human Condition – Mahler Symphony No. 3,” 7:30 p.m., Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. The program, conducted by Marlan Carlson, features Gustav Mahler’s Third Symphony. The six-movement, 100-minute work draws on the combined forces of nearly 200 performers — including the Heart of the Valley Children’s Choir, soprano soloist Amy Hansen, the OSU Bella Voce women’s choir and a 100-piece orchestra. Reserved seating is $22-$32. Free general admission tickets will be given at the door one hour prior to the concert for up to three K-8 students accompanied by a ticketed adult and high school and college students with ID, subject to availability. Advance tickets: www.cosusymphony.org.

WEDNESDAY

Corvallis Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., First Street and Jackson Avenue. Locally grown products direct from farmers, plus live music and educational events. Information: 541-740-1542 or www.locallygrown.org.

Sprout Film Festival, 4 to 7 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Films featuring individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities will be shown with screenings at 4 and 7 p.m. Free. Information: https://www.facebook.com/homelifeinc/.

Juneteenth Celebration Block Party, 5 to 7 p.m., Lonnie B. Harris Black Cultural Center, 100 SW Memorial Place, Corvallis. Juneteenth commemorates African American freedom and emphasizes education, achievement, and community. The annual event will include music, food, and activities for everyone. Free. Information: https://www.facebook.com/bccenter/.

“Art Saves Lives" exhibit and reception, 6 p.m., The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. An exhibit focusing on mental health challenges and the use of art as expressing one's feelings and knowledge. The exhibit seeks to help ease the stigma of mental illness via the showcasing of art and the artists' stories. Hors d'oeuvres will be served during the reception. The exhibit is on view through May 26. Information: theartscenter.net.

The Albany School Strings spring concert, 6:30 p.m., Memorial Middle School, 1050 Queen Ave. SW., Albany. Students from all beginning and intermediate classes will be performing together to celebrate completing a year of orchestra with Mid-Valley Prelude Sinfonia. Free. Information: albanystrings.org.

Jefferson Jammers, 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays, Morningstar Grange, Morningstar Road, Millersburg. Classic rock and country. Information: 541-327-9882.

Albany Writers, 7 p.m. Fourth Wednesdays. All writers welcome. No critiquing unless requested. Call 541-928-8501 for location.

"The Breakfast Club," 7 p.m., Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. John Hughes' film about five high school students who find a common bond during Saturday detention. Tickets: $5-$7. Advance tickets: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3411143.

THURSDAY

VENUES

Barsideous Brewing — Karaoke, 7 p.m.

Bombs Away Cafe — Free Range Open Mic, 8:30 p.m.

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Caveman Dave, 8 p.m.

Cloud & Kelly’s — Generifus, Taylor Humfeld and Wolfgang Strutz, 9:30 p.m., $3.

Downtown Dog — Steve, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Austin Sweeney, 7 p.m.

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Understanding and Participating in the Web, first and fourth Thursdays, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave. Randy McDonald, a former academic researcher at Oregon State University and computer science teacher, will lead this session for participants ages 18 and older. The sessions build on one another, but anyone may drop in to any session. Basic computer skills are recommended. Sessions run through June 28. Free. Information: 541-766-6483.

Corvallis New Horizons Band, 6:15 p.m. Thursdays. The New Horizons Band welcomes players at all levels. Admission is a quarterly tuition fee. Information: 541-224-3428.

Line and Couples Dance Lessons, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Albany Eagles, 127 Broadalbin St. SW. Hosted by Vickie’s DJ and Dance. All ages welcome. Cost: $4 per person. Information: 541-926-1159.

Stilettos and Barefeet: An Evening with Kristina Bak and Jana Zvibleman, 7 p.m., Grass Roots Books and Music, 227 SW Second St., Corvallis. Bak, a Bend author and tango dancer, will read and discuss her novella “From Here to Argentina: a Tango Love Story,” while Zvibleman, a poet laureate formerly of Corvallis, will read from her book “The Bad Mothers.” Free. Information: 541-754-7668.

The Albany Youth Orchestra spring concert, 7 p.m., Albany First Christian Church, 432 Ferry St. SW. The Junior Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra from Mid-Valley Prelude Sinfonia will perform works by Vivaldi, Grieg, and Mozart. Free. Information: albanystrings.org.

“Annie,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W., Albany. Tickets: $15 adults, $12 seniors and juniors. Tickets are available online at albanycivic.org or at the box office 45 minutes before curtain. Help with reserving or purchasing online is available from Sid Stevens Jewelers, 541-967-8140.

SAC presents Brooklyn Rider with Kayhan Kalhor: Silent City, 7:30 p.m., Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Brooklyn Rider is a New York City-based string quartet founded in 2008 that draws heavily on influences beyond the traditional classical realm. Kalhor, a founding member of Yo Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble, is a Grammy-nominated composer and performer known as a master of traditional Iranian and Kurdish music. Tickets: $35-$45 in advance or $40-$50 at the door. Advance tickets online: liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/sacpresents, 541-737-5592 or at Fairbanks Hall 309A/B 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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