Picks of the Week!

Degenerate Art Ensemble presents UNDERBELLY

October 19th and 20th, 7:30 p.m., October 21st, 2:30 p.m.

UNDERBELLY, at Corvallis’ Majestic Theatre, is a collaboration between Degenerate Art Ensemble and Olson Kundig Architects along with a team of nearly fifty artists, performers and technicians. UNDERBELLY merges elements of live music, Butoh dance, massive video portraits, stop action animation, and architectural diorama. The evening will feature a solo tour de force by 2012 Guggenheim fellow Haruko Nishimura supported by a string section of local violin, viola and cello players. Cost: $14 in advance; $16 at the door. For more information, visit http://www.majestic.org.





45th Annual Ski Swap

October 18th – 21st

Are you a ski buff (or do you want to be one) in need of new-to-you gear?  Here’s your chance at some fantastic deals for a good cause!  The Ski Swap at Benton County Fairgrounds is Sponsored by Corvallis Ski Swap, Inc. to benefit Santiam Pass Ski Patrol and Corvallis Mountain Rescue Unit. Consignments: October 18th, 12 – 5 p.m., and October 19th, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sale: October 19th, 6 – 9 p.m., and October 20th, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Pick-up: October 21st, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.corvallisskiswap.org/.

Starker Arts Garden for Education’s Giant Pumpkin Party

October 20th, 2 – 4 p.m.

The Giant Pumpkin Party, at Bruce Starker Arts Park, includes fun fall activities for the whole family, including games, crafts, a raffle, and more. This event is free, but $5 to $10 donations are encouraged to support the education programs at the garden. For more information, visit http://www.corvallisenvironmentalcenter.org/giant-pumpkin-party-at-sage/.