Bard in the Quad Presents Comedy of Errors. Memorial Union, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. August 15-18th7:30 p.m. A witty and physical comedy. Tickets: $15 ($10 for students and seniors, $5 for OSU students). Outdoor performance; no seating provided. Bring a picnic dinner and warm clothing or blankets. For info or tickets, call 541-737-2784 or visit http://oregonstate.edu/dept/theatre.
Walk for Water: Ethiopia. Benton County Fairgrounds and Midge Cramer Bike Path. August 17th 8:30 a.m. The Corvallis-Gondar Sister Cities Association sponsors its annual Walk for Water to raise funds to build wells in Gondar, Ethiopia. Activities through 1 p.m. consist of a “Market Village” featuring Ethiopian food, coffee, music, vendors, educational booths, and children’s activities. Experience what life is like for people in another culture; there is an opportunity to carry five gallons of water “home from the well.” Cost: $10. For info or to register, visit www.ethiopiawater.org.
Meatbomb at Bomb’s Away Café. 2527 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. August 17th 9 p.m. It’s meat. It’s a bomb. Get out, have some delicious food and enjoy Bombs Away regulars playing in a jam band at one of the best venues for live music in town.
Three-Day OSUsed Store Clearance. 644 SW 13th St., Corvallis. August 22-24 Noon – 4 p.m. Mmmm, wonderful, creamy cheap stuff! One day of the OSUsed Store is ripe for the picking, and will be open for extended hours. Items marked 25 to 75% off. Items include computers and computer accessories, furniture, vehicles, sporting goods, household items, bicycles, and more. For info, visit http://surplus.oregonstate.edu.