Calendar Picks of the Week

exit electricFriday, February 14
Transformation without Apocalypse: How to Live Well on an Altered Planet. LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. All Day. This symposium will engage the essential experiment, testing a different sets of ideas about how to live on Earth. It will include an environmental and social activists’ fair so people can immediately begin channeling the inspiration of the event into new alliances. All events will be free and open to the public.

Friday, February 14
Valentine’s Day with Deborah Allen. The Majestic Theatre, 115 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. 7:30 p.m. An extraordinarily talented singer, songwriter, producer and performer. Tickets are $20 in advanced and $25 at the door. For students/seniors/veterans/majestic members the price will stay $20 at the door. Also available are CAFA discounts for community members with an Oregon Trail card. Seating is limited. Tickets and packages available by calling 541-738-7469 or online at

Saturday, February 15
“How I Learned to Drive” by Paula Vogel. Withycombe Hall, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. 7:30 p.m. Directed by Charlotte Headrick, Vogel’s 1998 Pulitzer Prize winning play is a poignant coming of age story of L’il Bit, a young girl growing up in rural Maryland. This powerful story of abuse, misogyny, and control is a chilling contemporary masterpiece. $10 General Admission/$8 Seniors/$8 Students/$5 OSU Students.

Wednesday, February 19
Exit Electric at Cloud & Kelly’s Public House. 126 SW 1st St., Corvallis. 7 p.m. One of the best rock bands in the city, don’t this miss opportunity to check them out in a venue of equal caliber. If you’ve ever complained about the lack of a music scene, there’s no excuse to miss this show. No cover.