Debby Sundbaum-Sommers

Saturday-Sunday: Philomath Art Tour

Art: The Philomath Open Studios Art Tour and Sale ("View From Dunluce,” by Debby Sundbaum-Sommers, is pictured) returns Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m., with more than 30 artists displaying their works at 15 studios throughout Philomath. Free. Information: philomathopenstudios.com

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Friday: Summit Halloween Dance

Music: The Halloween “BOOgie” Costume Dance, featuring live music by Corvallis’ funk band DTW, is from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. Friday at Summit Grange Hall, 19854 Summit Highway. It will have a costume parade and treats. All ages and alcohol-free. Proceeds benefit the Summit Grange. Admission: $7.

Saturday: Haunting at Majestic

Event: Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis, becomes a kid-friendly haunted house from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday. The event includes a tour of a 103-year-old haunted house, games room, activities and puzzles, photo opportunities with fantasy characters, treats and more. Entry: $3 per person. Information: majestic.org.

Saturday: Halloween Cover Show

Music: Corvallis DIY’s second annual event will feature local bands performing in tribute to their favorite bands 8 p.m. Saturday at Interzone Coffee, 1563 NW Monroe Ave. Bands will cover songs by The Pixies, Green Day, The Cure, Weezer, and Blondie. Free.

THURSDAY

VENUES

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

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Johnny and Reg, 8 p.m.

Downtown Dog — Terry Robb, 6 p.m., $10.

Imagine Coffee — Randy Williams, 7 p.m.

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Bob Dylan: Photographs by Daniel Kramer exhibit, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fairbanks Gallery, Oregon State University, 220 SW 26th St., Corvallis. The exhibit documents Dylan's metamorphosis from folk musician to rock 'n' roll icon through more than 50 photographs taken by New York-based photographer Daniel Kramer for a year and a day during 1964 and 1965. It will be on display through Nov. 30. Free. Information: 541-737-4745.

COI Guitar Group, 11 a.m. to noon, every Thursday, Community Outreach Inc. multipurpose room, 865 NW Reiman Ave., Corvallis. The guitar group is designed for anyone in the community who wants to play guitar and jam out. All skill levels welcome. Free. Information: 541-220-8685.

Introduction to Modern Dance, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. This class, for ages 6 to 8, is an introduction to and continuation of the study of dance. Tuition: $121 per term in city ($151.25 outside city). Register with Corvallis Parks and Rec, 541-766-6918 or corvallisoregon.gov or at Majestic Theatre, 541-758-7827. Information: Donna Blatt Ervin, ervin95@comcast.net or 541-752-6329.

City of Adair Village Fall Carnival, 6 to 8 p.m., City Hall, 6030 NE William R. Carr Ave. The free community event will have games with prizes, treats and more. Information: https://www.facebook.com/CityofAdairVillage.

Preservation Pub: “Whiteside Theatre: Rescue, Rehab and Renaissance,” 6 p.m., Old World Deli, 341 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. George Pearson, former chair of the Whiteside Theatre foundation, will give a presentation on how citizens saved the historical building in 2008, and the work volunteers have done in the past and the upgrades made for moving forward. Free. Information: whitesidetheatre.org.

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.

FRIDAY

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — Stockhausen Syndrome and Coronation, 9:30 p.m., $5.

Cloud & Kelly’s — Heckin’ Spooky: A Halloween Drag Show, 10 p.m., $5.

Downtown Dog — Halloween Party with the Crazed Weasels , 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Michael Wren, 7 p.m.

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Music a la Carte, noon Fridays, OSU Memorial Union Lounge, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. Combos from the OSU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Ryan Biesack will be performed. Free. Information: 541-737-4061.

Annual Children’s Community Halloween Party, 2 to 4 p.m., Corvallis Elks Lodge, 1400 NW Ninth St. Activities will include apple bobbing, a costume contest, refreshments, music and more. Information: 541-758-0222.

Teen Lock-In, 6:30 to 10 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave. Activities will include watching scary movies, playing video and party games, costume makeup practice, slime-making, virtual reality games and making yarn balloon lanterns. Teens are invited to wear costumes, but no masks or real or fake weapons. Teens must turn in a release form to participate.

Greenberry Halloween Party, 7 p.m., Greenberry Store and Tavern, 29974 Highway 99, Corvallis. The party will feature a costume contest, fun drink specials and Matt Scruggs performing country songs live. Free.

Haunted House, 7 to 11 p.m., Morningstar Grange, 38794 Morningstar Road NE, Albany. Proceeds benefit the Jefferson Fire Department Christmas Food Basket Program, the Albany Gleaners and the grange. Admission: $5 or five cans of food. Tickets are available for pre-purchase.

The Magic Barrel: A Reading to Fight Hunger, 7 p.m., Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. The 24th annual fundraising event will feature nine Oregon authors reading, with some accompanied by music, introduced by this year’s emcee Karelia Stetz-Waters, chair of the English Dept. at Linn-Benton Community College, and a contemporary lesbian romance writer. Authors set to appear are Portland storyteller and musician Nick Jaina, Oregon Book Award-winning nonfiction writer John Daniel, award-winning poet Clemens Starck, Eugene memoirist Michael Copperman, fiction writer and OSU professor Susan Jackson Rodgers, former OSU philosophy professor and fiction writer Kathleen Dean Moore, Portland poet Cindy Williams Gutierrez, Corvallis poet Bonnie Arning and playwright David Turkel. Tickets: $12 advance, $15 at the door. All proceeds will go to Linn Benton Food Share. Advance tickets and information: magicbarrel.org.

Best Cellar Concert, 7:30 p.m., cellar of First United Methodist Church, 1165 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Performing at this once-a-month evening of acoustic music is local folk singer and multi-instrumentalist Rita Brown at 7:30 p.m. followed by Dinna Fash. The trio uses cellos and fiddles to play traditional and modern Celtic tunes. Admission: $2-$10, your choice. Kids are free. Cookies, gluten-free cookies, coffee, tea, and water are provided. Information: Mark Weiss at mjweiss@cmug.com.

“No Body Like Jimmy,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W., Albany. On the evening of Ralph and Eloise Vanlandingham's political fundraising dinner, Ralph's best friend from college, Harold, shows up with a problem: He has a dead body in the back of his van and he needs a place to stash Jimmy. Tickets: $13 adults, $10 juniors and seniors, available online at albanycivic.org. Help with reserving or purchasing online is available from Sid Stevens Jewelers, 541-967-8140.

The Emerald City Jazz Kings: “Keep Your Sunny Side Up," 7:30 p.m., Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. The Emerald City Jazz Kings open their 2017-2018 season with this program, featuring works from 1925 to 1930 by three songwriters: B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown and Ray Henderson. Tickets: $25 general, free for students. Advance tickets: www.theshedd.org or 541-434-7000. Information: http://bit.ly/2zQ5IvI.

Summit's Spooktacular Funk Halloween Dance, 8:30 to 11:30 p.m., Summit Grange Hall, 19854 Summit Highway. Summit's Halloween "BOOgie" Costume Dance gets funky with Despite the Whiteness, a 10-piece horn and percussion band playing groove music. Costume parade and treats. All ages, alcohol-free. All dance proceeds benefit the Summit Grange, in celebration of the 150th anniversary of National Granges. Admission: $7.

VIP Ghost Hunt Experience, 10:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., Monteith House Museum, 518 SW Second Ave., Albany. Limited to 10 people. VIPs will be joined by experienced paranormal investigators and learn how to use ghost-hunting equipment. VIPs will then get to help conduct a paranormal investigation of Monteith House. Cost: $50 per person. Reservations: Albany Visitors Association, 110 SE Third Ave., 541-928-0911.

SATURDAY

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — DTW Halloween Spectacular, 10 p.m., $5.

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Scratchdog Stringband, 8 p.m.

Downtown Dog — J. Mac and Steve, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Pete Kozak, 7 p.m.

Interzone Coffee — Corvallis DIY Cover Show, 8 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.

Community Digital Storytelling Workshop, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., LBCC Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave., Corvallis. The Resilience Project presents its digital storytelling workshop. Participants come with an idea for story and are taught how to turn that story into a digital video. Fee: $75 on a sliding scale; people can pay what they can afford. Registration required. Registration and information: wearetheresilienceproject.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.

Downtown Trick or Treat and Costume Contest, 10 a.m., Albany Eagles, 127 NW Broadalbin St. Celebrate Halloween in downtown Albany with safe and friendly trick-or-treating and a costume contest. Magician Jeff McMahon will perform before the contest starts. For the costume contest, age groups are 0-3 years, 4-6 years, 7-9 years and 10-12 years. One girl and one boy will be selected in each category. Trick-or-treating starts at 11 a.m. throughout downtown Albany. Dental care treat bags from Pediatric Dental Associates will be available at the Albany Downtown Association, 126 Ferry Street SW. Information: 541-928-2469 or debi@albanydowntown.com.

Preschool Science, 10 a.m., Corvallis Benton County Public, Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave. This program that links literacy to science and math concepts. A special themed storytime will be followed by hands-on activities designed for preschool-age children and their families. Free.

Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit: “Things Come Apart,” 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Benton County Historical Museum, 1101 Main St., Philomath. The exhibition features the works of creative photographer and tinkerer Todd McLellan, who looks inside the evolution of the smartphone and dozens of other everyday technologies. Through more than 40 photographs, videos and objects encased in acrylic, “Things Come Apart” displays the complex parts that have spurred revolutions in product design and functionality across multiple industries and the staying power of classic designs. It also has STEM activities for kids. Free. Information: http://www.bentoncountymuseum.org.

Philomath Open Studios Tour and Art Sale, noon to 5 p.m. (Oct. 28-29), Philomath. For the 15th annual event, more than 30 artists will display and sell their artwork at 15 studios throughout Philomath. Free. Tour maps and information: philomathopenstudios.com.

The Haunting at the Majestic, 1 to 5 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. The theater will be transformed into a kid-friendly haunted house experience featuring a guided tour of the  103-year-old haunted theater, a games room with activities and puzzles, treats, and an opportunity for parents to take photos of the kids with some of their favorite cartoon, movie, and fantasy characters including Ariel from “The Little Mermaid.” Entry: $3 per person, including adults. Information: majestic.org.

The Owyhee River Journals: A presentation by Bonnie J. Olin, 1 p.m., Monroe Community Library, 380 N. Fifth St. Author Olin explores one of the most remote areas in the lower 48 states, the Owyhee Canyonlands, by way of talk, slideshow and movie. Free. Information: 541-847-5174.

Plot Planning Party, 2 p.m., Corvallis Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave. This event is for National Novel Writing Month, which begins in November. There will be games, refreshments, and a raffle for prizes for participants before they start frantically writing next month. Free.

Melody Pie Trio, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Bullfrog Music, 310 SW Second St., Corvallis. Bullfrog Music’s Fall Concert Series continues with this neo-traditional chamber folk trio. Melody Pie is fiddler Kevin Craven, cellist Beth Brown and singer-songwriter Ralph Penunuri. No cover. Information: 541-752-1253.

Pull Together Fundraiser, 5 p.m., Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW Second St., Corvallis. A family-friendly evening of visual art and music, and poetry, this is a fundraiser for the organization Pull Together, which is working to help the Tsleil-Watauth Nation's legal challenge to a proposed tar sands pipeline through their land. Local artists have donated their work, which will be sold in silent auction. Featured artists and speakers include Trish Weber, Kjersten Hallin aka Magic Mama, Luhui Whitebear, Cassandra Robertson, and the Raging Grannies. Earth Rising will provide food. Suggested donation: $10 at the door.

Sick Town Derby Dames Home Bout: Sick or Treat, 5 to 7 p.m., Santiam Building, Linn County Fair and Expo, 3700 Knox Butte Road SE, Albany. Sick Town Derby Dames return from construction hiatus with their first home bout in more than three years with live derby action vs. the Air Raid Roller Girls. Sick Town is working to repair its 97-year-old roller rink practice space north of Corvallis. This family-friendly event is all ages and will have food vendors, a beer garden, a Sick Town merchandise table, a halftime costume contest and more. Tickets: $10 advance, $12 at the door and kids 5 and under free. Military personnel and veterans will get the advance ticket price at the door. Advance tickets and information: http://bit.ly/2i6SWk2 or www.sicktownderbydames.com.

A Night of Poetry in Corvallis, 6 p.m., 126 SW Fourth St., Corvallis. A Night of Poetry in Corvallis is hosted by local author and poet Tanis Justice and Rebecca Fromherz from the Heart Singing School. It is an open mic for local poets and writers of all ages and backgrounds. Free. Registration required: https://www.madisonplazacorvallis.com/poetry-registration.

Arioso Chamber Players concert, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church Chapel, 1115 28th Ave. SW, Albany. The performers are Jaclyn LaRue, oboe, Sean Paul Mills, cello, and Lauren Servais, piano. The program includes “Gigue” by J.S. Bach, Haydn’s Trio No. 39 and more. Tickets: $12 adults, $10 seniors and students, youth (0-17) free at the door. Information: www.ariosonw.org or 541-510-5614.

Corvallis Squares Square Dance, 7 to 10 p.m. second and fourth Saturdays, First Congregational Church, 4515 SW West Hills Road, Corvallis. Caller: Jim Voll. Cuer: Sandra Pinion. Admission: $5. Information: 541-745-7121, 503-569-2504 or corvallissquares.com.

Fall Drag Show: Redefining Drag, 7 p.m., Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. Rainbow Continuum once again hosts its annual fall drag show. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets: Free, available at Student Experience Center front desk. Information: http://lasells.oregonstate.edu/events.

Haunted House, 7 to 11 p.m., Morningstar Grange, 38794 Morningstar Road NE, Albany. Proceeds benefit the Jefferson Fire Department Christmas Food Basket Program, the Albany Gleaners and the grange. Admission: $5 or five cans of food. Tickets are available for pre-purchase.

High Steppin’ Country Dance, 7 to midnight, Albany American Legion, 1215 Pacific Blvd. SE, Albany. The dance includes line and couples dance lessons. Admission: $5 general for nonmembers; $4 for students, military and Dance Club members, and $2 for people under 18. Information, highsteppincountry.com or call 541-491-3606.

“No Body Like Jimmy,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W., Albany. Tickets: $13 adults, $10 juniors and seniors, available online at albanycivic.org. Help with reserving or purchasing online is available from Sid Stevens Jewelers, 541-967-8140.

Halloweird Block Party, 8 p.m., Cloud and Kelly’s Public House, 126 SW First St., Corvallis. Halloweird presents the 2Clowns Spiderhouse block party, which will include an outdoor tent with DJ music by DJ Althouse and Boss Rockhart and music at the inside pub with DJ Name Your Price and DJ Coupon Code. Cover: $5. Information: http://cloudandkellys.com/music_and_nightlife.

Halloween Party with Big Outside, 9 p.m., Squirrel’s Tavern, 100 SW Second St., Corvallis. Squirrel’s annual Halloween costume party will have prizes and live music from local reggae-ska band Big Outside. Cover: $5.

SUNDAY

VENUES

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

Cellar Cat — Lucas Hein with Cassio Vianna, 5:30 p.m.

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Philomath Open Studios Tour and Art Sale, noon to 5 p.m., Philomath. Free. Tour maps and information: philomathopenstudios.com.

“No Body Like Jimmy,” 2:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W., Albany. Tickets: $13 adults, $10 juniors and seniors, available online at albanycivic.org. Help with reserving or purchasing online is available from Sid Stevens Jewelers, 541-967-8140.

Arioso Chamber Players concert, 3 p.m., First Christian Church, 602 SW Madison, Corvallis. The performers are Jaclyn LaRue, oboe, Sean Paul Mills, cello, and Lauren Servais, piano. The program includes “Gigue” by J.S. Bach, Haydn’s Trio No. 39 and more. Tickets: $12 adults, $10 seniors and students, youth (0-17) free at the door. Information: www.ariosonw.org or 541-510-5614.

Portland Youth Philharmonic concert, 3 p.m., Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. The Corvallis-OSU Symphony presents the season-opening concert by the youth philharmonic. The program includes Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5, Antonin Dvorak’s “Hussite Overture,” and more. Free, but seating is reserved and tickets are required. Information and seat reservations: http://cosusymphony.org. For accommodations relating to disability call 541-286-5580.

"Songs from the Meadow," Oregon Flora Project benefit concert, 3 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2945 NW Circle Blvd., Corvallis. The concert will feature performances by the Meadowlark Trio, who will be playing works by Teleman, Schickhardt and Boisdeffre. The trio consists of Michael Molk, oboe, Julia Lont, cello, and Maureen Beezhold, harpsichord and piano. The event also includes a silent auction, complimentary hors d'oeuvres, and wine available for purchase. Admission is by donation to the Oregon Flora Project. Information: maureentns@peak.org or call 541-752-3517.

Sundays @ 3, Good Samaritan Episcopal Church, 333 NW 35th St., Corvallis. Eugene-based woodwind ensemble Terra Nova Trio will perform. Donations accepted and appreciated.

The Tannahill Weavers concert, 7 p.m., Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. The award-winning band is one of Scotland’s premier traditional groups. The Weavers released their debut album in 1976, and were among the first bands to incorporate the sound of the Great Highland bagpipe in an ensemble setting. In 2011, the trio was inducted into the Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame. Tickets: $30 reserve, $20 general. Advance tickets: https://tannahill-weavers.brownpapertickets.com, Grass Roots Books and Music and Corvallis Brewing Supply. Information: corvallisfolklore.org.

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.

Tap Dance Adult/Teen Beginner, 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, this week through Dec. 13, Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Tuition: $198 for two classes a week; drop-in rate, $13 a class. Information: Nancy, 541-928-2382 or pacifictapdance.com.

Author Event: Andrew Fisher, 7 p.m., Grass Roots Books and Music, 227 SW Second St., Corvallis. Fisher will read and sign his book “Big Hunger: The Unholy Alliance Between Corporate America and Anti-Hunger groups.” Free. Information: 541-754-7668.

Haunted House, 7 to 10 p.m., Morningstar Grange, 38794 Morningstar Road NE, Albany. Proceeds benefit the Jefferson Fire Department Christmas Food Basket Program, the Albany Gleaners and the grange. Admission: $5 or five cans of food. Tickets are available for pre-purchase.

Modern Square Dance Lessons, hosted by Corvallis Square Dancers, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Gatton Hall, First Congregational Church, 4515 SW West Hills Road, Corvallis. Fall term runs 13 weeks. Learn and dance the mainstream calls of modern square dance. No partner necessary. Casual attire. Cost: First lesson is free! $75 per person for remainder of fall term. Information: corvallissquares.com.

OSU Festival of Voices Gala Concert, 7 p.m., Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. OSU Choirs and guest performers from high schools throughout the region join forces in a performance culminating the 2017 OSU Festival of Voices. Free. Information: http://lasells.oregonstate.edu/events.

TUESDAY

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — Wups and If This, These, 9:30 p.m., $5.

Imagine Coffee — Celtic Jam, 7 p.m.

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Downtown Trick or Treat, 1 to 5 p.m., Corvallis.

Modern Dance IV/V, 4:15 to 5:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays (4-5:30 p.m.), Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW Second St., Corvallis. Classes, for ages 12 and older, are for dancers with previous training. It focuses on Graham, Horton and Limon techniques, and a variety of contemporary dance training methods. Tuition: $84 per month. To register contact Donna Blatt Ervin: ervin95@comcast.net or 541-752-6329. Information: moderndancetechnique.com.

Corvallis Community Choir Fall Term Rehearsals, Oct. 10-Dec. 19, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis, 2945 NW Circle Blvd., Corvallis. This a nonaudition choir dedicated to spreading joy through singing together. Music for the term will be a mixture of new selections and pieces carried over from prior terms. Director: James Morsund. Accompanist: Bryson Skaar. Cost: $50 per term, $15 for students or $5 per week. Information: contact Nan Chaney 541-740-6068 or email nonandjay1@gmail.com or see http://corvalliscommunitychoir.us.

Haunted House, 7 to 10 p.m., Morningstar Grange, 38794 Morningstar Road NE, Albany. Proceeds benefit the Jefferson Fire Department Christmas Food Basket Program, the Albany Gleaners and the grange. Admission: $5 or five cans of food. Tickets are available for pre-purchase.

WEDNESDAY

VENUES

Calapooia Brewing — Open Mic, 7:30 p.m.

Old World Deli — Gumbo, 7 p.m.

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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.

Comfort Crafting Circle, 1 to 2 p.m. first and third Wednesdays, meeting room, Benton Hospice, 2350 NW Professional Drive, Corvallis. Make items for hospice patients and families. Knitters, crocheters and crafters from the community are welcome. No experience necessary. Information: 800-898-9616 or 541-757-9616.

Tap Dance, Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Ages 5 to 7, 3:15 to 4 p.m.; ages 8 to 12, 4 to 4:45 p.m., this week through Nov. 1. Tuition: $54 for one class a week. Information: Nancy, 541-928-2382 or pacifictapdance.com.

Modern Dance I/II, 4:15 to 5:30 p.m. through Dec. 13, Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Classes, for beginning or intermediate dancers ages 9 to 12, include floor work, placement and technique, jumps, leaps and choreography. Tuition: $126.50 per term in city ($158 outside city). Register with Corvallis Parks and Rec, 541-766-6918 or corvallisoregon.gov or at Majestic Theatre, 541-758-7827. Information: Donna Blatt Ervin, ervin95@comcast.net or 541-752-6329.

Tap Dance, Teen Beginner 2/Intermediate, 5 to 6 p.m. this week through Dec. 18, Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Tuition: $121 for one class a week; drop-in rate, $13 a class. Information: Nancy, 541-928-2382 or pacifictapdance.com.

Artist’s Reception and Talk: Daniel Kramer, 6 p.m., Room 128, Learning Innovation Center, OSU, 165 SW Sackett Place, Corvallis. The talk begins at 7 p.m. Photographer Daniel Kramer will discuss his Bob Dylan photography exhibit, which is on view at Fairbanks Gallery. A question-and-answer session will follow the artist’s talk. Free.

Tap Dance Adult/Teen Beginner, 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, this week through Dec. 13, Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. Tuition: $198 for two classes a week; drop-in rate, $13 a class. Information: Nancy, 541-928-2382 or pacifictapdance.com.

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

Majestic Playwright’s Lab, 6:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. A place for playwrights to present, share, and discuss their new plays with other playwrights, actors, and interested community members. Free and open to all playwrights, whether aspiring, experienced, or curious about writing for the stage. Questions and information: cristinawhite8@yahoo.com.

Beginning Ballet Class for Tweens, Teens and Adults, 7 to 8:15 p.m., Cascade Performing Arts Center, 800 Harrison St., Lebanon. This class is for those who have never taken ballet before or who have some experience and are dancing at a beginning level. Regular class fee: $5. Information: 541-401-9780.

“Some Like It Hot,” 7 p.m., Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. The 1959 romantic comedy starring Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon and Tony Curtis will be shown. Tickets: $5-$7. Advance tickets: https://somelikeithotatwhiteside.brownpapertickets.com.

THURSDAY

VENUES

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Rusty Hinges, 7:30 p.m.

Downtown Dog — Merkel Music, 6 p.m.

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COI Guitar Group, 11 a.m. to noon, every Thursday, Community Outreach Inc. multipurpose room, 865 NW Reiman Ave., Corvallis. The guitar group is designed for anyone in the community who wants to play guitar, jam out. All skill levels welcome. Free. Information: 541-220-8685.

Introduction to Modern Dance, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 SW Second St., Corvallis. This class, for ages 6 to 8, is an introduction to and continuation of the study of dance. Creative movement exercises will allow dancers to explore many aspects of movements and to use dance for creative expression and performance. Tuition: $121 per term in city ($151.25 outside city). Register with Corvallis Parks and Rec, 541-766-6918 or corvallisoregon.gov or at Majestic Theatre, 541-758-7827. Information: Donna Blatt Ervin, ervin95@comcast.net or 541-752-6329.

The Taste of Albany, 5 to 8:30 p.m., Mid-Willamette YMCA, 3201 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany. Admission: $50 general (age 21 and above), $75 for VIP. This event benefits the Mid-Willamette Family YMCA’s Scholarship Fund.

Webster Chicago, 6 to 8 p.m., Papa’s Pizza Parlor, 1030 SW Third St., Corvallis. Every first Thursday is blues night. Information: 541-757-2727.

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.

Author Event: Christine Wallace, 7 p.m., Grass Roots Books and Music, 227 SW Second St., Corvallis. Corvallis native Wallace will discuss her new, speculative climate-fiction novel, “Sea of a Thousand Words,” with a reading by Gray Eubank, who will narrate the upcoming audiobook. Free. Information: 541-754-7668.

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.

“Robin Hood,” 7 p.m., Corvallis High School Main Stage Theater, 1400 NW Buchanan Ave. The music of Prince backs this tried-and-true tale. Tickets: $5 special opening night admission. Advance tickets and information: https://csdtheaters.com.

“No Body Like Jimmy,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. W., Albany. Tickets: $13 adults, $10 juniors and seniors, available online at albanycivic.org. Help with reserving or purchasing online is available from Sid Stevens Jewelers, 541-967-8140.

Voces 8 concert, 7:30 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. The United Kingdom’s a cappella octet is now one of the world's most popular vocal ensembles. They will perform with special guests the OSU Chamber Choir. Tickets: $45 advance, $50 at the door. Advance tickets and information: http://bit.ly/2yRUUiv.

Open Source Improv, 9 p.m. first Thursdays, Cloud and Kelly’s Public House, 126 SW First St., Corvallis. Free. Information: opensourceimprov3000@gmail.com.

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