Calendar Picks of the Week!



Corvallis Kick Back and Play. Crystal Lake Fields, Corvallis. August 24th Noon – 5 p.m. Kickball and leisure games in the park. This Ninkasi-sponsored event features team kickball games as well as team and individual leisure sports. For info or to sign up, call 541-221-2392 or visit




Ukes of Hazard in Concert. Imagine Coffee Live Arts, 5460 SW Philomath Blvd., Corvallis. August 24th 7:30 p.m. Includes songs from the Motown, R&B and 70s rock/ pop era to big band favorites, all  done with three-part harmony on vocals and ukuleles (plus an occasional cello).





SAGE Garden Workparty. SAGE Garden, Bruce Starker Arts Park, 4485 SW Country Club Dr.,  Corvallis. August 27th 4 – 6 p.m. Runs Tuesdays through October. Gardening newbies and experts alike are welcome.





Edible Front Yard Garden Tour. CSC Youth House Gardens, 536 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. August 28th 6 p.m. Free guided walking tour of food-producing front yard gardens. The two-hour tour will include stops at five additional sites in the neighborhoods adjacent to SW Western Blvd. Each stop will include a brief overview of the garden. For info, visit