Calendar Picks of the Week!

recycle please


Sustainable Living Clinic: What to do about household waste? Benton County Sunset Building Lobby, 4077 SW Research Way, Corvallis. July 25th 12 – 4 p.m. This clinic, sponsored by the Benton County Sustainability and OSU’s Extension Benton County, will discuss ways to recycle, compost, and reuse household waste.



clc civics socialCLC’s* Civics Social. Central Park, Corvallis. July 25th 6 – 8 p.m. Concerned about changes in your neighborhood, your town? Want to speak up for change but not sure how? Need a pep talk to jump back in the game of civic involvement? Learn how to present effective testimony to the right city organization at the CLC’s* Civics Social in Central Park. We will cover basic city organization, how to deliver effective testimony, and how to organize your neighborhood in a lively, interactive presentation. Homemade cookies and handouts will be provided. RSVP: or


bald hillBald Hill Farm: ‘Symphony on the Land’. Bald Hill Farm, Corvallis. July 27th 6 – 8 p.m. Greenbelt Land Trust and the Willamette Valley Symphony are collaborating for a truly special evening with a ‘Symphony on the Land.’ The event will be set amid the beautiful backdrop of Bald Hill Farm, a 587 acre property recently protected by the land trust. Guests will be able to purchase wine from Tyee Wine Cellars, local microwbrew from Sky High Brewing Company, and delicious savory and sweet crepes from Creperie du Lys. $20/General Admission, $15/GLT Members, Free/16+Under. Purchase tickets and more information:


benton county fair and rodeo


100th Annual Benton County Fair & Rodeo 2013. Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd St., Corvallis. July 31st All Day. This year celebrates 100 years of ribbons, rides and rodeos! This year’s main stage acts include Gloriana, Thompson Square, Blue Oyster Cult, the Trail Band, and Johnny Limbo and the Lugnuts. Visit the Benton County Fair website for detailed information.