Calendar Picks of the Week

WWIIPlaneEventThursday, June 5
Turntable Enabler and Gums a Rapper at Bomb’s Away Café. 2527 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. 9 p.m. Your favorite local DJ the Turntable Enabler will spin and scratch records, sharing the stage with Northwest hip-hop artists Gums a Rapper and antitune. $3.

Friday, June 6
12th Annual Model Train Show. Corvallis Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. The Oregon Electric O-Gaugers Train Club of Albany, Oregon returns to the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library for its annual model train show! Bring the whole family to enjoy this interactive exhibit during which the Main Meeting Room will be transformed into a miniature world complete with multiple tracks, replicas of cool (and noisy!) trains, and much more. Donations of canned or boxed goods will be accepted and donated to the Linn-Benton Food Share.

Saturday, June 7
Albany Civic Theater “Measure for Measure.” 111 First Ave. SW, Albany. 7:30 p.m.
The best Shakespeare play you haven’t seen… yet! This Shakespearean classic melds comedy and tragedy in a unique blend of philosophy and humor. And of course, Shakespeare throws in some fast-talking bawds, bumbling constables, and philosophical executioners that provide comedic interludes amidst the drama, making this work a welcome experience to any fan of the Bard or the theater. Admission $12. For more info visit

Wednesday, June 11
WWII Aircraft Tour. The Corvallis Airport, 5695 SW Airport Ave., Corvallis. 3 – 5 p.m. The Wings of Freedom tour will visit the Corvallis airport on June 11 – 13. The WWII heavy bombers, the B 24 and the B 17 and a P 51C Mustang fighter will display. Walk-through tours will be available during the days and flights in the aircraft will be available in the mornings and evenings. Adults are admitted for $12 and children for $6. Bomber flights require a $425 donation. Flights in the P 51C Mustang fighter can also be arranged by calling 800-568-8924.