Things to do: Weekend events in Eugene, Springfield, Lane County for Oct. 10 … – The Register

October 10, 2015 - garden totes

This weekend

The Lane County Home Improvement Show continues from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, during Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave. How-to seminars and businessman exhibits with hundreds of ideas for a home and a garden. Free acknowledgment with canned food donations for FOOD for Lane County; eugenehomeshow.com.

The Eugene-Springfield Mossback Volkssport Club hosts a travel to see a Kalapuya Talking Stones in a Whilamut Natural Area of Alton Baker Park from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10. Choose a 5K or a 10K walk; register during willamalane.org, or call 541-726-7169.

The Fall Ladies’ Day Out during Cabela’s is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, during a Gateway store, 2800 Gateway St. in Springfield. There will be Dutch oven cooking demos and information on gearing adult for tumble hunting. A blood expostulate is during 11 a.m. Free; cabelas.com.

WildCraft Cider Works, 390 Lincoln St., hosts an Urban Orchard Harvest Party, a travel party, from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10. Features live music, locally done tough cider, drink and wine, and food from Belly Taqueria, Mame, Party Downtown, The Ciderhouse and Noisette. Admission is $25; wildcraftciderworks.com.

Enjoy a Wine Walk in Florence from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, as partial of a fifth annual Chowder Festival and Wine Walk in Historic Old Town Florence, starting during 1269 Bay St. Cost for a travel $10. Entrance price to a chowder festival is $3; florencechamber.com.

Ballet Fantastique presents “Cirque de la Lune” Saturday, Oct. 10, and Sunday, Oct. 11, during a Hult Center for a Performing Arts. Escape to a universe of a roving unit of 1930s Depression-era playground performers — and see what happens in a hour before a playground begins. Tickets are $13 to $49, with performances during 7:30 p.m. Saturday, and during 2:30 p.m. Sunday; balletfantastique.org.

Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St., hosts a initial Eugene Poetry Slam eventuality of a Performance Poetry deteriorate Saturday, Oct. 10. Open mic communication and jazz is during 6:30 p.m. with Kenny Reed Stone Cold Jazz. Sign-ups start during 7 p.m., open mic during 7:30 p.m. and featured poet, Melissa Rose, during 8 p.m. Admission is $5; Tsunami Books is on Facebook.

The ninth annual Oregon Music Hall of Fame Induction is during 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, during a Alladin Theater in Portland. Nine artists will be honored, including Pink Martini. Tickets are $25 in advance, or $30 during a door; ticketfly.com.

The annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s is from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, during Alton Baker Park, 100 Day Island Road. Register to join during group during 1 p.m.; a travel starts during 2 p.m., with dual distances — 1.2 miles or 3.4 miles; act.alz.org.

Marimba del Rio — Un Viaje performs in jubilee of Latino Heritage Month during Family Fun during 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, during a downtown Eugene Public Library, 100 W. 10th Ave.; eugene-or.gov/library.

The second annual World’s Shortest Bike Race is during 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, during Falling Sky Brewing, 1334 Oak Alley. At 13.05 feet in length, this competition is guaranteed to be over in a blink. Free T-shirts to a initial 100 people who register; 541-505-7096.

The Opal Center, 512 E. Main St. in Cottage Grove, hosts Sunday Night Movies during 7 p.m. Oct. 11, with a display of “Night of a Living Dead” Admission is $3 to $5, with giveaway popcorn; opalcentercg.org.

The annual Lincoln City Fall Kite Festival is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, and Sunday, Oct. 11, during a D-River Wayside State Park in Lincoln City. This year’s thesis is a salute to veterans; oregoncoast.org.

A full array of Saturday civic homesteading classes runs by Dec. 19 during Amazon Community Center, 2700 Hilyard St. Classes are from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sign adult for particular classes during $18 each; eugene-or.gov/rec.

Local museum productions: “Lost in Yonkers,” by Oct. 24 during The Very Little Theatre, 2350 Hilyard St., a vlt.com; “Jesus Christ Superstar,” by Oct. 25 during Cottage Theatre, 700 Village Drive, Cottage Grove, cottagetheatre.org.

Plan ahead

Aloha Friday facilities Eugene’s premiere hula school, Na Pua O Hawai’i Nei, and obake (ghost) stories from Hawaii by William Greene. Social hour is from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 16,with song by Makana and Peter Apo, Jr. Show runs from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. during Cozmic, 199 W. Eighth Ave. Free, though donations are welcome; Eugene Aloha Friday is on Facebook.

The Eugene Natural History Society facilities Dr. Suzanne Simard during a monthly assembly during 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16, during 100 Willamette Hall on a University of Oregon campus. Simard will be lecturing on a subject of “Talking It Through: A Story of Discovery about Tree Communication by Mycorrhizal Networks”; pages.uoregon.edu/enhs/.

Maude Kerns Art Center opens a Day of a Dead exhibit with a accepting from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 16, 1910 E. 15th Ave. The vaunt is open to a open Oct. 16 by Nov. 6 with a works from 24 artists. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday by Friday and from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday; mkartcenter.org.

The Hood River Valley Harvest Fest is Oct. 16-18 during 110 Portway Ave., in Hood River. Enjoy a cornucopia of anniversary produce, food, wine, cider and drink tastings, and internal humanities and crafts. Family-friendly activities embody live music, humanities and crafts, a pie-eating competition and more. Admission is $6 for adults, kids 12 and younger free; hoodriver.org.

The Walama Restoration Project is hosting a work jubilee from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 17 during a north side of a Knickerbocker Bridge in Alton Baker Park. Tools, gloves, instructions and refreshments will be provided. Free; walamarestoration.org.

It’s Bird of Prey Day during Science Factory, 2300 Leo Harris Parkway, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 17. Visitors will get closeup looks of hawks, owls and falcons visiting from Cascades Raptor Center. Admission is $4; sciencefactory.org.

Agrarian Ales Brewing Company hosts a Beginning Farmer and Rancher Convivium from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 17 during 31115 W. Crossroads Lane. Meet with this village of beginners seeking to training how to grow and lift food. Fee to attend is $20; for tickets farmersrising2015.brownpapertickets.com/.

The Oregon Music Teachers’ Association, Eugene District, presents a Festival of Popular Music during 2 p.m., 3 p.m. 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. Oct 17, during United Lutheran Church, 2230 Washington St. More than 80 area students will perform via a afternoon. Free; 541-510-3355.

The Hemp and Cannabis Fair is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 17 and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 18 during Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave. For 21 and older. Admission is $15; thecfair.com.

The Shelton McMurphey Johnson House, 303 Willamette St., is portion a Harvest Tea during 1 p.m. Oct. 17, including handmade treats such as scones and savories. With locally done teas. Teas are endorsed for ages 8 and older. Registration is a must. Also during a SMJ House, a Paint and Tea Party is during 1 p.m. Oct. 18. Attendees will paint a sunflower and suffer a tiny tea use with a cucumber sandwich, scone and tea. Cost is $40 to $52. Registration is a must; smjhouse.org.

The University of Oregon Museum of Natural and Cultural History, 1680 E. 15th Ave., binds a Paint, Plant and Play — Caring for a Environment event from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 17. Make your possess chalkboard, paint your possess reusable board tote, take partial in a scavenger hunt. Admission is $10 per family; natural-history.uoregon.edu.

Emerald City Roller Girls horde their second home compare of a deteriorate from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 17 during Lane Events Center auditorium; 796 W. 13th Ave. Doors open during 5 p.m. Tickets are $12 in allege and $15 during a door, with kids 5 and younger free; ecrg.com.

Master Gardener, margin ecologist, and healthy resources planner Bruce Newhouse will plead internal and invasive plants during 7 p.m. Oct. 20 during a Oregon State University Extension Office, 996 Jefferson St. No registration required. Free, though donations are welcome; 541-344-5859.

Little Free Library, during East Main Street and South Seventh St. in Cottage Grove, binds a grand opening jubilee from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Oct 23. The mini library is open on a “take a book, leave a book” respect system. There will be food, drinks and music. Free; 541-543-5735

The Cascade Mycological Society hosts speaker Eugenia Bone from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 23 during Unitarian Universalist Church, 1685 W. 13th Ave. This fun 60-minute illustrated speak shares stories about fungus gatherings; cascademyco.org.

Three internal artists — Anna Mueller, Indra Stern and Roka Walsh — are holding an open studio uncover and sale from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 23 and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 24 during 420 Broadway St. in Springfield. Mueller is a sculptor, Stern works with churned media and Walsh with churned media and photography. Free admission; 541-232-5544.

The Eugene section of a Oregon Glass Guild is holding a Fuse-A-Thon fundraising event from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 24 during Eugene Glass School, 784 S. Bertelsen Road. Attendees might flashy a tile for free, that will be fused into a image to be donated to FOOD for Lane County’s “Empty Bowls” sale. Or attendees might make an 8-inch block plate to keep for $15. All deduction from a eventuality advantage FOOD for Lane County. Cash or checks only; oregonglassguild.org.

Springfield Public Library, 225 N Fifth St., in Springfield, hosts a Springfield Day of a Dead Celebration from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 24. Celebration will embody elements from many opposite countries including folkloric song and dance achieved by Grupo Sol de los Andes. Also family accessible crafts and light refreshments. Free; wheremindsgrow.org.

Domaine Meriwether Winery, 88234 Vineyard Lane, is a venue for Cabela’s annual Hunting for Hope, Fishing for Families Bags of Love advantage dinner from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 24, with a Harvest in a Vineyard theme. Highlights embody cooking from Hop Valley Brewing, a wordless and live auction. Tickets are $30; cabelas.com.

The annual Mushroom Festival is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 25 during Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Road; mountpisgaharboretum.com.

There will be a Mammals and More Nature Tour during Coyote Spencer Wetlands, partial of a McKenzie River Trust, from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 17. Register during mckenzieriver.org.

The annual Ski Swap is Oct. 22-Oct. 25 with hours from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 22-23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 24 and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 25 during a Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave. Admission is $2; eugeneskiswap.org.

Wildish Community Theater, 630 Main St. in Springfield, presents “Divas during a Wildish,” a fundraiser for a theater, during 7:30 p.m. Oct. 23, with a accepting during 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 for opening and $35 for opening and reception; wildishtheater.com.

Noble Estate Urban, 560 Commercial St., is hosting a Stained Noble Glass Ornament category from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 24. Glass alloy artists, Linda Knox, will assistance we to emanate a stained potion ornament, such as a pumpkin, that will be dismissed by Dragonfly Studio. Tickets are $25 and embody one potion ornament, stained-glass materials and a potion of wine; get tickets during shop.nobleestatewinery.com.

The Eugene Ballet Company presents “Sleeping Beauty” during 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24 and during 2 p.m. Oct. 25 during Silva Concert Hall during a Hult Center for a Performing Arts, 1 Eugene Center. Tickets are $29 to $59; eugeneballet.org.

Radio Redux presents “The Thin Man” during 7:30 p.m. Oct. 23 and during 2 p.m. Oct. 25 during Soreng Theater during a Hult Center for a Performing Arts. Tickets are $21; radioreduxusa.com.

Mark your calendar

The Eugene Opera presents “The Turn of a Screw” during 7:30 p.m. Oct. 30 and during 2:30 p.m. Nov. 1 during a Hult Center for a Performing Arts. Tickets are $34-$54; hultcenter.org.

The Jordan Schnitzer Museum during a University of Oregon hosts a annual Day of a Dead celebration from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 29-30 and Nov. 1-2. Several components make adult a event, including artist lectures, vaunt tours, art creation activities, and normal Mexican dance and song performances in Ford Lecture Hall (note: seating is singular for these performances). Free; jsma.uoregon.edu.

Jewelry and gem dealers from all over a universe will be during Gem Faire from noon to 6 p.m. Nov. 6, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 7 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 8 during Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave. Admission is $7 and is good for a whole weekend; gemfaire.com.

The Dance Factory presents “Lucid” during 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6 during Lane Community College’s Ragozzino Theater. Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for students, online during tututix.com/EugeneDanceFactory or during a door; eugenedancefactory.com.

The Cascade Mycological Society leads a Family Mushroom Foray is from 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 7 during Amazon Community Center, 2700 Hilyard St. You’ll learn to brand tumble mushrooms in a circuitously area. Free; eugene-or.gov/rec.

The Eugene International Film Festival is Nov. 13-15 during a Regal Cinemas, 293 Valley River Center. Admission varies; eugenefilmfest.org.

The McKenzie Cider Craft Beer Festival is Nov. 13-14 during Willamalane Center, 250 S. 32nd St. Live music, food and drink and cider tastings; willamalane.org.

Mount Pisgah Arboretum’s annual Play in a Rain Day is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 14 during 34901 Frank Parrish Road. Outdoor adventures embody tree-climbing, inlet hikes, campfire cookery and grain rides. Free; mountpisgaharboretum.com

The Eugene Comic Con is from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14 and from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Nov. 15 during Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave. Admission varies. Volunteers are indispensable for a event; eugenecomiccon.com.

The Emmaus Holiday Bazaar is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 14 during a church, 1250 W 18th Ave. Highlights are a coverlet raffle, baked goods, present baskets, handmade crafts. Free admission; emmauseugene.org.

The 10th annual Northwest Women’s Comedy Festival is during 7 p.m. Nov. 20 during Wildish Community Theater. Hosted by Grace Sadie Cejas, featuring Kathleen Cremonesi, Beth Pinkerton, Virginia Jones and Leigh Anne Jasheway. Tickets are $25; wildishtheater.com.

Saturday Market’s annual Holiday Market will be underway on Saturdays and Sundays and other name days Nov. 21 by Dec. 26 during Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave.; eugenesaturdaymarket.org.

Eugene Water Electric Board’s Run to Stay Warm is Nov. 22, with a half marathon, 10K and 5K. All deduction advantage EWEB’s patron caring module to assistance income-eligible business who are carrying problem profitable their application bills. Fees are $20 to $45; eweb.org.

The annual Festival of Trees, a fundraiser for Cascade Health Foundation in support of a construction of a hospice residence is Nov. 24-29 during Valley River Inn, 1000 Valley River Way. More than 50 flashy trees, wreaths, a Candy Cane Forest and a Dickens Village. Tickets are $3 to $6; cascadehealth.org.

The Springfield Holiday Parade is during 1 p.m. Dec. 5 in downtown Springfield, with a tuba tune unison during noon. Admission is free; for a march route, revisit springfieldchristmasparade.org.

The Holiday Bazaar during River Road Park is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 5 during 1400 Lake Drive. Features a preference of handmade gifts. Admission is $20; rrpark.org.

Eugene Concert Choir presents A Dickens of a Christmas Concert during 3 p.m. Dec. 6, during a Hult Center for a Performing Arts’ Silva Concert Hall. Tickets are $41 to $47; eugeneconcertchoir.org.

The annual winter Native American Arts and Crafts Market is from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 12 during a Amazon Community Center, 2700 Hilyard St. Free; eugene-or.gov/rec.

Send arriving weekend events to christine.sherk@registerguard.com. Events should be submitted a Tuesday before Saturday announcement to be enclosed in a imitation chronicle as space allows. Otherwise, events will be posted in Be Here Now online.

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