CONNECT! Sustainability Fair, March 14, 5 – 7 p.m.
Keynote address by Rob Dietz, author of Enough Is Enough: Building a Sustainable Economy in a World of Finite Resources. The event by the Sustainability Coalition at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center will be “green,” with zero waste, low energy and water use, and local food. For info, call 541-230-1237 or visit http://www.sustainablecorvallis.org.
Rhapsody in the Vineyard: A Downtown Wine Walk, March 16, 3:30 – 7 p.m.
Retailers throughout downtown Corvallis host Oregon wineries with representatives on hand to discuss their wines. Appetizers provided, along with music and artwork by local artisans. Starts at $5. For info, visit http://www.downtowncorvallis.org or Rhapsody in the Vineyard’s Facebook page.
Whiteside Theatre’s Music Video Debut with Brave Julius & Guests, March 16, 8 – 11:30 p.m.
A collaborative music video for the guitar composition of Portland’s solo artist Brave Julius was shot on location at the Whiteside Theatre. The video will make its premiere as part of a concert at the Whiteside, featuring Portland performers Brave Julius, Luke Redfield, and Kory Quinn and the Comrades. Suggested donation: $7. For info, visit http://www.whitesidetheatre.org.
Run to Get Lucky, 5k, 15k, and 1k Children’s Run, March 17, 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
This St. Patty’s 5k, 10k, and 1k children’s run and family walk starts at the Corvallis Riverfront Path, near the intersection of 1st St. and NW Monroe Ave. Bring out your St. Patty’s Day finest for the costume contest. All finishers receive a pint glass and a free beverage. An Daire Academy Irish dance performance at 2 and 2:45 p.m. For info, visit http://www.runtogetlucky.com.