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Sunday: Island Music

Music: The Barker Gypsies (Brian Poucher and Catherine Ellis, pictured) perform and will have an arts station available from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, across from the Crystal Lake Boat Launch in Corvallis. Free. Information: www.islandmusic.co. 

Thursday: Beatles tribute

Music: The Fab Four plays Thursday 7 p.m. at River Rhythms, Monteith Riverpark, 489 Water Ave. N.W., Albany. Free, but donations appreciated. Information: riverrhythms.org.

Saturday: Craft beer picnic

Event: Mid-valley breweries gather noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at Cornelius Orchard and Farm, 3375 S.W. 53rd St., Corvallis, to offer beer, food, music, kids' activities, and more. Admission: $20. Advance tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/craft-beer-picnic-2016-tickets-24910454841.

Sunday: Potter book party

Event: Grassroots Books and Music, 227 S.W. Second St., Corvallis, celebrates the release of the new play script, “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two,” 11 a.m. Sunday, July 31. Event includes freebies and activities. Information: grassrootsbookstore.com or 541-754-7668. 

THURSDAY

VENUES

Bombs Away Cafe — Curtis Monette, 8:30 p.m.

Downtown Dog — Lisa Mann, 6 p.m., $10.

Imagine Coffee — Open Mic, 7 p.m.

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Conversation from the Corrine Woodman Gallery: Kurt Fisk and Jill Baker, noon, The Arts Center, 700 S.W. Madison Ave., Corvallis. Illustrator Fisk and interdisciplinary artist and educator Baker will share their artwork and techniques. Free. Information: theartscenter.net.

Summer Picnic and Games for All in the Park, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Central Park, 650 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Bring a picnic or buy a healthy dinner from Parks and Recreation's new food truck, "Your Lunch Box." Free games and activities like hula hoop races, bubbles and more. Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/160987457600743.

Albany Writers, 7 p.m., fourth Thursdays, Albany Fire Department Station No. 13, 1980 Three Lakes Road S.E., Albany. This is a no-cost amateur writers group. Information: 541-704-4116.

Line and Couples Dance Lessons, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Albany Eagles Lodge, 127 Broadalbin St. N.W., Albany. Open dancing until 10:30 p.m. Music by Vickie’s DJ and Dance. Admission: $4. All ages welcome. Information: 541-926-1159.

Disney’s Jungle Book Kids Camp Performance, 7 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. The kids' camp performance of “The Jungle Book” is directed by Cherie Gullerud and Chuck Skinner. Admission: $10-$12. Information and tickets: majestic.org or box office 541-738-7469.

River Rhythms: The Fab Four, 7 p.m., Monteith River Park, 489 Water Ave. N.W., Albany. Beatles tribute band will perform. Free, but donations appreciated. Arrive early to get a good seat. Blanket area near stage opens at 5:30 p.m. Information: http://riverrhythms.org.

“The Odd Couple,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. S.W., Albany. Neil Simon’s comedy. Admission: $12 general, $9 seniors and juniors. Advance tickets can be purchased at Sid Stevens Jewelers, 140 S.W. First Ave., Albany or at the box office or 45 minutes before curtain time. Information: albanycivic.org.

Tribal Belly Dance, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Odd Fellows Hall, 223 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Tribal style belly dance is open to women, teenage girls, moms and daughters. $10 per class. Information: contact Antigone at 541-740-4632.

Movies at the Mill: “Charade,” 9 p.m., Scroggins Mill, 280 W. Sherman St., near the Santiam Travel Station, Lebanon. The 1963 film stars Audrey Hepburn and Cary Grant.

FRIDAY

VENUES

Downtown Dog — Jobe Woosley, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Mango Django, 7 p.m.

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Oregon Jamboree, 3 p.m. (gates open at 1 p.m.), behind Sweet Home High School, off 18th St, Sweet Home. The country music festival includes performances by McKenna Faith, Cort Carpenter, Chase Bryant and Carrie Underwood (9:15 p.m.). Admission: three-day general $150, three-day child general $35. Friday general $100, Saturday general $100 and Sunday general $100, and one-day child general admission $20. Information and tickets: oregonjamboree.com.

Marys Peak Alliance presentation, 6 to 8 p.m., Old World Deli, 349 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Presenters, Ken McCall, a retired Forest Service employee, Dick Mossey, a retired Marys Peak District Forest employee and Dick Powell, a retired Starker Forests forester, will discuss “The 1962 Columbus Day Big Blow, Its Aftermath and Plant Succession on Marys Peak.” Free. Information: http://afrana.org.

Disney’s Jungle Book Kids Camp Performance, 7 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Admission: $10-$12. Information and tickets: majestic.org or box office 541-738-7469.

Movies at Monteith: “Goldfinger,” 7 p.m., Monteith Riverpark, 489 Water Ave. N.W., Albany. The James Bond movie begins at dusk (around 9:15 p.m.). Free. Event includes concessions available for purchase. No dogs, please. Information: https://www.facebook.com/MoviesAtMonteith/?fref=ts.

Oregon State University School of Arts and Communication Academy Choir Camp Concert, 7 p.m., Construction and Engineering Hall, LaSells Stewart Center, 875 S.W. 26th St., Corvallis. Under the direction of Dr. Steven Zielke and Dr. Sandra Babb, the ensemble of students (ages 13–18) will perform choral works by Mozart, Handel and more. Free. For accommodation relating to disability call 541-737-4671.

“The Odd Couple,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. S.W., Albany. Admission: $12 general, $9 seniors and juniors. Advance tickets can be purchased at Sid Stevens Jewelers, 140 S.W. First Ave., Albany or at the box office or 45 minutes before curtain time. Information: albanycivic.org.

Solo classical guitar concert: Jaxon Williams, 8 p.m., Troubadour Music Center, 521 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Presented by the Corvallis Guitar Society. The Ashland native has won several classical guitar competitions, and has studied both classical and flamenco guitar. Admission: $15 general advance or at door. Advance tickets at Grass Roots Books and Music, 227 S.W. Second St., Corvallis or online jaxon.brownpapertickets.com.

SATURDAY

VENUES

Calapooia Brewing Co. — Hillary Scott, 8 p.m.

Downtown Dog — Loki’s Labyrinth, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Michael Wren, 7 p.m.

Interzone Coffee — Free Noise Show, 5:30 p.m.

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Albany Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 23, Fourth Avenue and Ellsworth Street (City Hall parking lot and adjacent courthouse block), Albany. Locally grown produce, flowers, nursery plants, honey, eggs, cheese, meats and baked goods. Also, live music, entertainment and information booths. Information: 541-740-1542 or locallygrown.org.

Corvallis Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 23, First Street and Jackson Avenue, Corvallis. Locally grown produce, flowers, nursery plants, honey, eggs, cheese, meats, restaurant food and baked goods. Also, live music, entertainment and information booths. Information: 541-740-1542 or locallygrown.org.

Jen Reed story time, 10 a.m., most Saturdays, Imagine Coffee, 5460 S.W. Philomath Blvd., Corvallis. Information: 541-286-4340.

Craft Beer Picnic, noon to 8 p.m., Cornelius Orchard and Farm, 3375 S.W. 53rd St., Corvallis. Ten Corvallis and Albany breweries feature their beers in event, which includes food vendors, live music by The Crescendo Show, lawn games, children’s activities and more. Admission: $20. Advance tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/craft-beer-picnic-2016-tickets-24910454841.

Oregon Jamboree, 12:30 p.m. (gates open at 10 a.m.), behind Sweet Home High School, off 18th Street, Sweet Home. The second day of the country music festival includes performances by Dylan Jacobsen, Josh Gracin, Home Free, Ben and Noel Haggard with The Strangers, Neal McCoy and Aaron Lewis. Admission: three-day general $150, three-day child general $35. Friday general $100, Saturday general $100 and Sunday general $100, and one-day child general admission $20. Information and tickets: oregonjamboree.com.

Disney’s Jungle Book Kids Camp Performance, 1 p.m., Majestic Theatre, 115 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Admission: $10-$12. Information and tickets: majestic.org or box office 541-738-7469.

Philomath Uncorked, 3:30 to 7 p.m., downtown Philomath. The sixth annual Wine Walk features 21 different beverage vendors at downtown businesses, plus places along the route to enter raffles. Cost is $15 and includes a Philomath Uncorked wine glass, event wristband, wine bottle tote bag and five additional tasting tickets. Extra tickets available for purchase at $1 each. Outlets are Marys Peak True Value, The Wine Vault and Spindrift Cellars. Corvallis Pedicab will be offering complimentary rides. Information: http://www.philomathchamber.org/uncorked.

Carrie Clark and the Lonesome Lovers, 6 p.m. (doors open at noon, music begins at 5 p.m.), Tyee Winery and Buchanan Family Century Farm, 26335 Greenberry Road, Corvallis. Carrie Clark and the Lonesome Lovers will perform their music, inspired by folk, country and jazz, at the third annual family event. Wine and food also included in festivities. Admission: $10 advance, $12 at door (cash only), which includes free wine tasting for those 21 and over. Kids 12 and under free. No dogs. Advance tickets and information: http://tyeewine.com/carrieclark.

Corvallis Community Drum Circle, 7 p.m. first Saturdays, Corvallis Riverfront Park, First St. and Madison Ave. Bring your own instruments. Instruments will be provided for those without. All ages and skill levels welcome. Free. Information: Michelle Lovrich at drumcircleconnection@gmail.com.

Mid-Valley Belly Dance Collective Show, 7 p.m. first Saturdays, Old World Deli, 341 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. $5 suggested donation at the door. Information: 541-752-8549.

“The Odd Couple,” 7:30 p.m., Albany Civic Theater, 111 First Ave. S.W., Albany. Admission: $12 general, $9 seniors and juniors. Advance tickets can be purchased at Sid Stevens Jewelers, 140 S.W. First Ave., Albany or at the box office or 45 minutes before curtain time. Information: albanycivic.org.

SUNDAY

VENUES

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

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

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Old Car, Motorcycle Show and BBQ, 8 a.m. to noon, Lebanon First Assembly of God Church, 726 W. Oak St. Show includes various awards for best truck and more. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Food and beverages available for purchase. Free entry. 

Harry Potter New Book Release Party, 11 a.m. to noon, Grass Roots Books and Music, 227 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. People are encouraged to come in costume for a party and activities related to the release of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two." First 15 people in line receive a box of Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Jelly Beans. Free. Information: grassrootsbookstore.com or 541-754-7668.

Oregon Jamboree, noon (gates open at 10 a.m.), behind Sweet Home High School, off 18th Street, Sweet Home. Final day of the country music festival includes performances by Lonesome Valley Rounders, Trevor Tagle, Old Dominion, Randy Houser and Toby Keith. Admission: Admission: three-day general $150, three-day child general $35. Friday general $100, Saturday general $100 and Sunday general $100, and one-day child general admission $20. Information and tickets: oregonjamboree.com.

Island Music: The Barker Gypsies, 1 to 4:30 p.m., island just upriver from Crystal Lake/Willamette Boat Landing, Crystal Lake Drive, Corvallis. Island Music is a concert series and community art project called "A People’s Map of Corvallis.’ Attendees are encouraged to float out to the island and draw, but can also listen and watch at the multiuse trail heading at the Crystal Lake parking lot. Free. Art supplies provided. Information: www.islandmusic.co.

Majestic Reader’s Theatre: “Rapture, Blister, Burn,” 3 and 7 p.m. performances, Majestic Lab Theatre, 115 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. After grad school, Catherine and Gwen chose polar opposite paths. Decades later, each woman covets the other's life. Admission: $12 adults, $10 seniors and students. People with SNAP cards can get up to two tickets for $5 each. Information and tickets: majestic.org or box office 541-738-7469.

MONDAY

VENUES

Imagine Coffee — Bryson Skaar, 7:30 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 N.W. 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. S.W., Albany. Instructor Ernie Briggs leads a dance lesson at 7 p.m. Admission: $4 per person. Information: 541-974-0470.

Summer Sounds: The Essentials, 7 p.m., Monteith Riverpark, 489 Water Ave. N.W., Albany. The nine-piece funk-soul band will perform. Free, but donations appreciated. Food and drinks available for purchase. Information: http://www.albanysummersounds.org.

West African Dance, 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. Mondays, Odd Fellows Hall, 223 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Cost: $15 general, $10 students. Information: 541-754-0521.

TUESDAY

VENUES

Downtown Dog — Cowboy Pete, 6 p.m.

Imagine Coffee — Celtic Jam, 7 p.m.

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Graphic Novel Book Club for Adults discusses “Black Science, Vol. 1: How to Fall Forever” by Rick Remender, 6:30 p.m. first Tuesdays, New Morning Bakery, 219 S.W. Second St., Corvallis. Anyone aged 18 and older is welcome to participate in informal discussions of popular and contemporary preselected graphic-novel titles. Copies of the titles to be discussed each month will be made available for checkout from the second-floor reference desk at the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. Moderated by Bonnie Brzozowsi. Information: 541-766-6793.

Sounds of Summer Concert: Perry Gerber Band, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., 245 First St., Harrisburg. Lincoln City blues band will perform. Guests can bring lawn chairs, blankets, and picnics. Free. Information: http://www.ci.harrisburg.or.us/community/page/summer-sounds-concerts.

Corvallis Community Choir Summer Term Rehearsals, June 28-Aug. 30, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis, 2945 N.W. 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. Director: James Morsund. Accompanist: Bryson Skaar. Cost: $50 per term. Information: Barbara Melton at 541-231-7838 or email barbarajmelton@msn.com or see http://corvalliscommunitychoir.us.

Community Movie Night: with Ygal Kaufman “The Great Flamarion,” (1945), 7 p.m., Darkside Cinema, 215 S.W. Fourth St., Corvallis. The film will be preceded by newsreels, commercials, cartoons and other goodies from the year the features were released. Free; donations appreciated. Information: https://cmnyk.wordpress.com.

Drink ‘N Draw, 7 p.m. first Tuesdays, Cloud & Kelly’s, 126 S.W. First St., Corvallis. What to expect: drinking and drawing. Information: 541-753-9900.

“Oklahoma!” by Lebanon Association for Theatre Arts, 7 p.m., Aug. 2 – 6, Lebanon High School Auditorium, 1700 S. Fifth St. The popular musical is the summer production by Lebanon Association for Theatre Arts. Admission: $10 general, $8 students and seniors at the door. Information: http://lafta.webs.com.

Concerts in the Park, 8 p.m., Central Park Gazebo, 650 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. This week the Corvallis Community Band will perform an old-time Sousa concert, featuring Ken Saul, cornet soloist. Free. Sponsored by Myrtle Band. Information: www.c-cband.org.

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. Wednesdays through Nov. 27, First Street and Jackson Avenue, Corvallis. Locally grown produce, flowers, nursery plants, honey, eggs, meats, restaurant food and baked goods. Also, live music, entertainment and information booths. Information: 541-740-1542 or locallygrown.org.

Benton County Fair, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., 110 S.W. 53rd St., Corvallis. Kids Day. Youth 16 and under free until 5 p.m. Fair activities include carnival rides, pony rides, exhibits, 4-H events, and live music performances by Carrie Cunningham and The Six Shooters (7 p.m.) and Kurt Van Meter (8:30 p.m.). Admission: $6 general adult (17 - 59), $2 general youth (age 6 - 16), $4 senior (60+). Season passes: $9-$20. Carnival ride bracelet: $25. Tickets and information: http://www.bentoncountyfair.net.

Comfort Crafting Circle, 1 to 2 p.m. first and third Wednesdays, meeting room, Benton Hospice, 2350 N.W. 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.

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

“Oklahoma!” by Lebanon Association for Theatre Arts, 7 p.m., Aug. 2 – 6, Lebanon High School Auditorium, 1700 S. Fifth St. The popular musical is the summer production by Lebanon Association for Theatre Arts. Admission: $10 general, $8 students and seniors at the door. Information: http://lafta.webs.com.

The Hilltop Big Band featuring Sherri Bird on piano, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Central Park Gazebo, 650 N.W. Monroe Ave., Corvallis. Band will perform contemporary and classic Big Band tunes. Free. Information: hilltopbigband.com.

THURSDAY

VENUES

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

Downtown Dog — Guido & Keyes, 6 p.m.

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Benton County Fair, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., 110 S.W. 53rd St., Corvallis. Senior Day. People 60 and over admitted free until 5 p.m. Fair activities include carnival rides, pony rides, a rodeo, exhibits, 4-H events, and live music performances by The Olson Bros. Band (7 p.m.), Confederate Railroad (8:30 p.m.). Admission: $6 general adult (17 - 59), $2 general youth (age 6 - 16), $4 senior (60+). Season passes: $9-$20. Carnival ride bracelet: $25. Tickets and information: http://www.bentoncountyfair.net.

SAGE Concert Series: Bury The Moon and Vandfald, 6 p.m., Bruce Starker Arts Park, 4485 S.W. Country Club Drive, Corvallis. Performances by the mid-valley’s Bury The Moon and Vandfald. Food and drinks from local vendors available for purchase. Admission: $10 suggested donation per family to benefit SAGE Garden, a community educational organic garden. Information: http://www.corvallisenvironmentalcenter.org/events/sage-summer-concert-series.

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

Line and Couples Dance Lessons, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Albany Eagles Lodge, 127 Broadalbin St. N.W., Albany. Open dancing until 10:30 p.m. Music by Vickie’s DJ and Dance. Admission: $4. All ages welcome. Information: 541-926-1159.

“Oklahoma!” by Lebanon Association for Theatre Arts, 7 p.m., Aug. 2 – 6, Lebanon High School Auditorium, 1700 S. Fifth St. The popular musical is the summer production by Lebanon Association for Theatre Arts. Admission: $10 general, $8 students and seniors at the door. Information: http://lafta.webs.com.

River Rhythms: Canaan Smith, 7 p.m., Monteith Riverpark, 489 Water Ave. N.W., Albany. Young country artist Canaan Smith will perform. Free, but donations appreciated. Arrive early to get a good seat. Blanket area near stage opens at 5:30 p.m. Information: http://riverrhythms.org.

Bard in the Quad, 7:30 p.m., Aug. 4–7 and 11–14, OSU Memorial Union Quad, 2501 S.W. Jefferson Way, Corvallis. The annual event returns for an 11th season with performances of Shakespeare’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost,” the story of King Ferdinand and his three companions who vow to dedicate their lives to study and forbid the presence of women within the court. Admission: $15 general, $10 students and seniors, $5 OSU students. Advance tickets and Information: http://oregonstate.edu/bardinthequad.

Open Source Improv, 9 p.m. first Thursdays, Cloud & Kelly's Public House, 126 S.W. First St., Corvallis. Free. Information: opensourceimprov3000@gmail.com.

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