Family Movie Night. Wilson Elementary School, 2701 NW Satinwood Ave., Corvallis. April 26, 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Comes on out for a screening of Wreck It Ralph. It’ll includes 25-cent popcorn and 10-cent licorice! All children must be accompanied by an adult, and there’s a suggested donation: $3 ($10 per family). All proceeds will go to benefit the school playground fund.
Community Poetry Night. Grass Roots Books & Music, 227 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. April 30, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
National Poetry Month is celebrated at Grass Roots with an open mic event. Local poets and poetry fans are invited to read their own work or a favorite poem by another author. Participants are asked to sign up before the event, but everyone is welcome to read (time permitting!). To register, call 541-754-7668 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Social drawing at its finest every first Wednesday of the month. Art supplies provided by The Drawing Board, or bring your own. Cheap drinks and snacks. Flesh out that Rhinocroclionotopus that you’ve always dreamed of! Or get flirty and render your love interest in high-definition crayola.
Nude versus Naked — A Historical Overview. The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. May 2, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
In conjunction with Making a Mark, Clint Brown, OSU Professor of Art Emeritus and artist, discusses the figure in art with images from art history. Suggested donation: $5 at the door.