Calendar Picks of the Week

Mother'sDayTeaFriday, May 9
Between the Cracks. LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. 7 – 9 p.m. Featuring DJ Spooky. The Arts Center and the OSU Music Department are partnering again this year to offer a ‘Between the Cracks’ schedule of 5 performances. The series will investigate many different aspects of music and technology and offer opportunities for dialogue with musicians, artists and writers. Free to students with ID, $15 adults, $10 Arts Center Members.

Sunday, May 11
Gypsy. Majestic Theatre, 115 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. 2:30 p.m. Gypsy is the ultimate story about show business and an aggressive stage mother. Join Mama Rose, June and Louise in their trip across the United States during the 1920′s, when vaudeville was dying and burlesque was born. Tickets $25. Mom’s Free (with paying patron).

Sunday, May 11
Mother’s Day Tea. New Morning Bakery, 219 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. 3 p.m. New Morning Bakery hosts its annual Mother’s Day Tea on Sunday, May 11th at 3pm! Treat Mom to a fancy tea-time with assorted savories & petite desserts. Reservations required. $25.

Tuesday, May 13
“The Road to Legal Marijuana in America.” LaSells Stewart Center, 875 S.W. 26th St., Corvallis. 7 p.m. Mason Tvert will share insights on the past, present and future of marijuana policy in the United States. As director of communications, Tvert oversees the Marijuana Policy Project’s media strategy and online outreach efforts out of the organization’s Denver office. Before joining the lobbying organization, he co-directed the successful campaign in support of Amendment 64, the 2012 ballot initiative to regulate marijuana like alcohol in Colorado. Free Admission.