Children’s Teddy Bear Picnic featuring Aaron Nigel Smith. In Front of the Gazebo, Central Park, Corvallis. June 27th 10 – 11:30 a.m. Which came first — the Teddy Bear or the Picnic? Who cares! This year’s Teddy Bear Picnic features Aaron Nigel Smith (featured on PBS television and is a winner of the Parent’s Choice Award). Aaron will offer a fun, inspired, and lively show guaranteed to get the audience off their feet. Children of all ages are invited to bring their favorite stuffed animal, a picnic and join us in front of the Gazebo at Central Park (located directly across the street of the library.) Special guest: Olivia, the Pig. Let’s hope for a bright, sunny day! Don’t forget your camera.
Wanderlust Circus: The Endless Road. The Whiteside Theatre, 361 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. June 29th 7 – 9 p.m. Portland’s proudest circus family embarks on the latest leg of their eternal voyage. Our acrobats, jugglers, dancers, and aerialists are elated to share our ways with the cities of America! Buy a ticket, see the show, join our glorious mob! Tickets available at Boxofficetickets.com
Free Improv Class at The Majestic Theatre. 115 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. July 2nd 7:30 p.m. The word improv can bring on feelings of on the spot choices and quick witted comedy, but improv is more than that. The role improvisational theatre plays in our everyday lives is extensive, though hidden, and it is something we already use. In this program we will take these every day, already known skills and hone them into a well-stocked “tool kit” essential to every actor and wonderful for communication for everyday use. From the “just thinking about it and want to watch” to the 7 year veteran, this improv program is for you.
Red White & Blue Riverfront Festival. Riverfront Park, NW Jackson Ave. & NW 1st St., Corvallis. July 4th Until 10:30 p.m. Come celebrate the nation’s birthday on July 3rd and 4th on the Downtown banks of the beautiful Willamette River! Bring your family and friends to this fun-filled, family Festival featuring live music throughout, a delightful array of food vendors, colorful crafts booths.