Calendar Picks of the Week

mosaicThursday, April 10
Mosaics and Murals You Create! Benton County Fairgrounds 4-H exhibit building 110 SW 53rd Street. Creative people of all ages are encouraged to participate in this community art workshop, led by long time artist and teacher Kathy Jederlinich and make mosaic/mural tiles that will be on display at the fairgrounds. Donations of discarded tiles and stained glass will gladly be accepted. Free Admission. The art workshops will be on Thursday, April 10, 17, and 24 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. For more info contact Kathy by email at or phone (541) 456-2211.

Saturday, April 12
Corvallis Healthy Living & Sports Expo. Boys & Girls Club, 1112 NW Circle Blvd., Corvallis. 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. A trade show featuring exhibitors from health care-related businesses, healthy food offerings, sports equipment, local outdoor opportunities, presentations on a variety of health-related topics, health screenings, activities for kids, physical demonstrations, and more. Free Admission. For info, call 541-757-1505 or visit

Sunday, April 13
HOUR Traders 13th Annual Springtime Celebration. Old World Deli Arena, 341 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. Noon – 4 p.m. A celebration of all things local: local music, local vendors, and local money. All welcome. Free plant and seed swap; gardeners and plant lovers are encouraged to bring seeds, starts, bulbs, plants, and other items for exchange or to give away. Live music.

Tuesday, April 15
Screening and Discussion of ‘American Promise.’ Milam Hall, 2520 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. 7 p.m. The award-winning documentary “American Promise” about the struggles of two middle-class African American families as they educate and parent their sons will be shown at Oregon State University courtesy of The College of Education’s Cultural & Diversity Work Group. A question-and-answer session with filmmaker Michèle Stephenson will follow. Free Admission.