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April 2011 Goings On

Saturday 9


MUSIC
Musician’s Jam. Free, 2 – 4pm at the Tillamook Library.
Barney Perrine. Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wine Bar at Sewwt Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.
Columbia Crew. Folk. No cover, 6pm at Charlie’s Chowder House in Astoria.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 7pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Kaivama Concert & Dance. Finnish-American Folk. $10 adults, $5 students. 7 – 8:30pm concert, 9 – 11pm dance w/ Scandinavian Country Band. At Soumi Hall/Finnish Brotherhood Hall in Astoria.

ART
Astoria’s Second Saturday Art Walk. 5 – 9pm downtown Astoria.
Art Opening. Patrick Carrico. Mixed media and found art works. Free, noon – 4pm at Redmen Hall in Skamokawa, WA.

FOOD & DRINK
Pancake breakfast. $5 for adults, $3 for children. 8am – 11am at the Peninsula Senior Activity Center in Klipsan Beach, WA.
Wine Tasting. Penner-Ash. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria.
Wine Tasting Special. $9 for 4 2-oz pours + complimentary appetizers. 4 – 6pm at the Wine bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING
Treasure Hunters Roadshow. Appraisers from the reality TV show Treasure Hunters Roadshow will take a look at local treasures and collectibles. Free, 9am – 4pm at the Best Western Lincoln Inn in Astoria.
Historic Preservation Fair. Columbia Pacific Preservation Guild, CCC Historic Preservation Graduates, and local vendors exhibit historic preservation projects, products, and demonstrations. 9:30am – 3pm at the Ft George Brewery Lovell Building in Astoria.
Hometown Tourism Day. Several tourist destinations in Clatsop County, OR and Pacific County, WA are offering free or reduced admission fees or special programs to encourage locals to come and see what they have to offer. FMI, go to:
nps.gov/lewi/planyourvisit/foclspecial-events.htm.
NW Challenge & Recreational Sports Expo. Vendors, exhibitions, outdoor pursuits seminars, and the X-Treme Air Dog Championship compe- tition. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for children & seniors, kids under 5 & military personnel w/ ID are free. 10am – 6pm at the Exhibition Hall at Clatsop County Fairgrounds near Astoria. clatsopfairgrounds.com/nwchallenge.htm.
Birding & Blues Festival. Guided field trips, seminars & workshops, concerts, kayak & boat tours. At various locations in and around Pacific City. For a complete schedule of events, go to: birdingandblues.com.
Annual Fish Fin Clipping Day. 9am – 3pm at Whiskey Creek Fish Hatchery near Tillamook. 503-842-6519
Lower Columbia Pug Socializing Club. Pugs and their people meet for fun and socialization. 11am at Carruthers Park in Warrenton.
Farm Aid. A benefit to help stop foreclosure at Green Angel Gardens. Music, poetry, & stories of farming. Donation at the door. 6 – 9pm at Ft George in Astoria.
Spring Fling 2011. Coastal Family Health Center presents “Spring Fling 2011” (formerly your senior prom). Come enjoy a dance, desserts and bid on a silent auction. 7 – 11pm at the Banker’s Ballroom in Astoria.    503-325-8315.

LITERARY
Author Appearance. Christine Fletcher, author of books for teens, will speak at the Tillamook Library at 11am. Free. Second Saturday Northwest Authors Series.
Fantasy writer Terry Brooks, author of the popular Shanarra series will be at the Cannon Beach Library at 2pm.

THEATER
Frogtown. Musical stage show. 4 – 6pm at the Don Whitney Auditorium. After party will be held at 8pm at the Second St Public Market in Tillamook with live music by Radio Cowboy. 503-842-8432 for ticket info.
The Fantasticks. Musical. 7pm at the Peninsula Players River City Theater in Ilwaco, WA.
Southern Hospitality. Comedy. Tickets available at 503-842-7940 or at the door. 7 – 9pm at TAPA Community Playhouse in Tillamook.
Rough Crossing. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Sunday 10


MUSIC
All That Jazz. Jazz. No cover (donations accepted). 2pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.
The Diamond Experience. A Neil Diamond tribute band, $12 at the door, 2pm at the Raymond Theater in Raymond, WA.
David Carlson & Susie Godsey. “Great American Songbook” Concert. Americana. $10 suggested donation. 3 – 5pm at St Catherine of Alexandria Episcopal Church in Nehalem.
Vinca String Quartet. Chamber Music. 503-965- 6499 for info/tickets. 3pm at the Camp Winema Chapel in Neskowin.
Swingcats. Swing/Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.
Worth Trio. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

HAPPENING
NW Challenge & Recreational Sports Expo. Vendors, exhibitions, outdoor pursuits seminars, and the X-Treme Air Dog Championship compe- tition. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for children & seniors, kids under 5 & military personnal w/ ID are free. 11am – 5pm at the Exhibition Hall at Clatsop County Fairgrounds near Astoria. clatsopfairgrounds.com/nwchallenge.htm.
Birding & Blues Festival. Guided field trips, seminars & workshops, concerts, kayak & boat tours. At various locations in and around Pacific City. For a complete schedule of events, go to: birdingandblues.com.

LITERARY
Poetry Reading. Clemens Starck, author of “China Basin” and “Studying Russian on Company Time” will be at the Driftwood Public Library in Lincoln City at 3pm.

THEATER
The Fantasticks. Musical. 2pm at the Peninsula Players River City Theater in Ilwaco, WA.
Southern Hospitality. Comedy. Tickets avail- able at 503-842-7940 or at the door. 7 – 9pm at TAPA Community Playhouse in Tillamook.
Rough Crossing. Comedy. $8 – $20, 3pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Monday 11


MUSIC
Burgers & Jam. Burger night with a live music jam session. No cover, burgers are $6. 6pm at the American Legion Hall in Cannon Beach.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. No cover, 6:30 at A Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.

Tuesday 12


MUSIC
Brian O’Connor. Acoustic & Jazz guitar. No cover, 6pm at the Shelburne Pub in Seaview, WA
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 6:30pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6:30pm at the Harbor Bite in Seaside.

FOOD & DRINK
Kiwanis Pancake Feed. Tickets available at the door. 5pm – 7pm at the Seaside Civic & Convention Center.

LECTURE
Life in Iraq Series. Joel Preston Smith – “Night of a Thousand Stars: A Portrait of Life in Iraq.” A discussion/conversation with slides. Free, 6:30pm at the Driftwood Public Library in Lincoln City.
Adventure in History Lecture Series III. “The Astor Party & the Founding of Astoria” with Storyteller Rex Ziak. Plus dessert buffet, no-host bar, & music by the Brownsmead Flats. $15 for adults, $13 for S/S & Military. 7pm at the McTavish Room of the Liberty Theater in Astoria.

Wednesday 13


MUSIC
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at the Rio Café in Astoria.
Open Mic Night. 7 – 9pm at Lush Wine Bar in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.
North Coast Job & Career Fair. Open to job seekers and students seeking career information. This annual event showcases over 60 employment recruiters, colleges, and educational organizations. 12:30 – 4pm at the Seaside Civic & Convention Center.
Team Trivia Tournament. Answer the most questions correctly & win prizes & bragging rights. 6pm at the Seaside Public Library.
Ecstatic Dance. Spirit-filled, freestyle, yogic trance dance. $5 – $7, 6:30 – 7:45pm, at Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita

LECTURE
Scandinavian Immigration to the Northwest. Author Lars Nordstrom will be discussing his new book Ten New Lives: Swedes in the Pacific Northwest, a collection of oral histories of post-Vietnam War Swedish immigrants to the Pacific Northwest. 7:30pm at the Cannon Beach History Center.

LITERARY
Open Mic Poetry Reading. Free, 7pm in the Reading Room at the Driftwood Public Library in Lincoln City.

Thursday 14


MUSIC
Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.
Jim Wilkins. 7pm at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 6:30pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Jam Session. No cover, 7pm at the Triangle Tavern in Astoria.
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 9pm at Sam’s Seaside Café in Seaside.

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.
Knitting/Spinning Group. 3 – 5pm at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy.
Poetry Open Mike. No cover, 8:30pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

LITERARY
Author Event. Jack de Yonge, author of “Boom Town Boy” will be at the Seaside Library at 7pm.

THEATER
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.
Rough Crossing. Comedy. $8 – $20, 7:30pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Friday 15


MUSIC
Bill Hayes. Rock/Folk/Bluegrass. No cover, 5 – 8pm at the Cannon Beach Cookie Company.
Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6– 9pm at Clemente’s in Astoria.
Asleep at the Switch. Blues, Country, 40’s, & 50’s. Free (donations accepted), 6 – 8pm at the City Hall in Garibaldi.
Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 7pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Paleface. Folk/Indie/Rock. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.
Smile Brigade. Big Beat/Psychedelic/Show Tunes. No cover, 8pm at Hazel’s Tavern in Astoria.
Kathryn Claire CD Release Concert. With Chris Hayes. $5, 8:30pm at the VooDoo Room in Astoria.

ART
Tolovana Arts Colony Art Show. 10am – 4pm at Tolovana Hall in Cannon Beach.

CINEMA
A Night to Remember. $5, 7pm at the Liberty Theater in Astoria.

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.

LECTURE
“Into the Depths of the Cape Falcon Marine Reserve”. With Nadia Gardner. 7 – 9pm at the Cannon Beach Chamber of Commerce.

THEATER
Southern Hospitality. Comedy. Tickets avail- able at 503-842-7940 or at the door. 7 – 9pm at TAPA Community Playhouse in Tillamook.
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.
Rough Crossing. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Saturday 16


MUSIC
Musician’s Jam. Free, 2 – 4pm at the Tillamook Library.
Mary Flower. Ragtime/Blues/Folk. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.
Kathryn Claire CD Release Concert. $5, 7pm at the Old Long Beach Train Depot in Long Beach, WA
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 7pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Zugh. $5 cover, 9pm at the San Dune Pub in Manzanita.

ART
Tokeland/Northcove Studio Tour. Showcasing the diverse talents of fifteen artists, working in a variety of media. Free, 10am – 5pm. Pick up a map of locations at the Tokeland Hotel in Tokeland, WA.
Artist Trunk Show. Featuring local artists to meet and greet. Drawings, painting, jewelry, and more. 10am – 5pm at Long Beach Coffee Roasters in Long Beach, WA 360-642-2334.
Tolovana Arts Colony Art Show. 10am – 4pm at Tolovana Hall in Cannon Beach.

FOOD & DRINK
The Moose is Loose Chili Cook-Off. $5 includes chili sampling. 12:30 – 3pm at the Moose Lodge in Astoria.
Celebrity Spaghetti Cook-Off. Adults $12, children $6, 5pm at Swiss Hall in Tillamook. 503- 842-2539, ext 13
Wine Tasting. Oregon Pinot Noir. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria.
Wine Tasting Special. $9 for 4 2-oz pours + complimentary appetizers. 4 – 6pm at the Wine bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.
Shred-It Event. Dispose of documents at the SHRED-IT truck. Suggested $5 donation per “banker box” or large trash bag of documents. 10am – 1pm outside of the Astoria branch of Clatsop Community Bank.
United Paws/TAS Adoptathon. Cats and dogs are available for adoption from noon – 3pm at the 4-H Dorm at the Tillamook County Fairgrounds in Tillamook. To adopt anytime, call 503-842-5663 or unitedpaws.org.

LECTURE
Coastal Gardening Seminar. With Clatsop County Master Gardeners. At the Clatsop County Fairgrounds, Astoria. FMI, call 503-325-8573

LITERARY
Presentation. Photojournalist and environmental activist Gary Braasch, author of “Earth Under Fire: How Global Warming is Changing the World” will speak at 7pm at the Cannon Beach Chamber of Commerce Hall.
Manzanita Writer’s Series. Author Jane Kirkpatrick will read from her latest novel “A Daughter’s Walk. Q&A and Open Mic follows. $5, 7pm at the Hoffman Center in Manzanita.

THEATER
Southern Hospitality. Comedy. Tickets avail- able at 503-842-7940 or at the door. 7 – 9pm at TAPA Community Playhouse in Tillamook.
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.
Rough Crossing. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Sunday 17


MUSIC
All That Jazz. Jazz. No cover (donations ac- cepted). 2pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.
Swingcats. Swing/Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.
The Quick & Easy Boys. Funk/Psychedelic Rock/ Garage Soul. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

ART
Artist Trunk Show. Featuring local artists to meet and greet. Drawings, painting, jewelry, and more. 10am – 5pm at Long Beach Coffee Roasters in Long Beach, WA 360-642-2334.

FOOD & DRINK
Pancake Breakfast. All-you-can-eat for $5, 8am – noon at the Bay City Arts Center.
Cannon Beach American Legion breakfast. $7 adults, $3 children under 6. 9 – 11:30am at the American Legion Hall in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING
Astoria’s Downtown Proud Clean-up Event. In downtown Astoria. 503-791-7940.
Spring Community Clean-up. Residential trash will be accepted at no charge (certain restrictions apply) at the Astoria Transfer Station. Participants must reside within the Astoria city limits and be WOW customers. 8am – 4pm.
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.

LECTURE
In Their Footsteps Lecture Series. “The Daughter’s Walk: A Northwest Story of 1896 and Beyond” with Jane Kirkpatrick. Park fees apply, 1pm at the Netul room in the Visitor’s Center at Fort Clatsop.

THEATER
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 2pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Monday 18


MUSIC
Burgers & Jam. Burger night with a live music jam session. No cover, burgers are $6. 6pm at the American Legion Hall in Cannon Beach.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. No cover, 6:30 at A Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.

FOOD & DRINK
Ice Cream Social. The public is invited for cake & ice cream + birthday celebration. $1 sug- gested donation, free if it’s your birthday month. 2pm at the Peninsula Senior Activity Center in Klipsan Beach, WA

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.

Tuesday 19


MUSIC
Brian O’Connor. Acoustic & Jazz guitar. No cover, 6pm at the Shelburne Pub in Seaview, WA
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 6:30pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6:30pm at the Harbor Bite in Seaside.

Wednesday 20


MUSIC
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at the Rio Café in Astoria.
Open Mic Night. All acts welcome. 5 – 7pm at the Three Cups Coffee House in Astoria.
Open Mic Night. Hosted by Ann Tierney. All levels welcome. 5 – 7pm at Wheelhouse Coffee Company in Astoria.
Open Mic Night. 7 – 9pm at Lush Wine Bar in Cannon Beach.

CINEMA
Politics of Sand. A documentary chronicling the efforts to keep Oregon’s beaches public. 7pm at the Cannon Beach Chamber of Commerce Hall.

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.
Ecstatic Dance. Spirit-filled, freestyle, yogic trance dance. $5 – $7, 6:30 – 7:45pm, at Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita.

LITERARY
Cannon Beach Reads. This month’s book is “Their Eyes Were Watching God” by Zora Neale Hurston. The discussion is free and open to the public. 7pm at the Cannon Beach Library.

Thursday 21


MUSIC
Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 6:30pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Jam Session. No cover, 7pm at the Triangle Tavern in Astoria.
Jim Wilkins. 7pm at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 9pm at Sam’s Seaside Café in Seaside.

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.
Knitting/Spinning Group. 3 – 5pm at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy.

LITERARY
Oregon Poet Laureate. Poet Laureate Paulann Petersen will present a poetry reading & discussion. Free, 7pm at the Seaside Library.
Poetry Open Mike. No cover, 8:30pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

THEATER
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Friday 22


MUSIC
Bill Hayes. Rock/Folk/Bluegrass. No cover, 5 – 8pm at the Cannon Beach Cookie Company.
Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Clemente’s in Astoria.
Asleep at the Switch. Blues, Country, 40’s, & 50’s. Free (donations accepted), 6 – 8pm at the City Hall in Garibaldi.
Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.
Billy D & The Hoodoos. Blues-based Rock. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.
Country Music Jam. Free, 7 – 9pm at the Wickiup Senior Center in Svensen.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, Bossa nova. 7pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.

LITERARY
Oregon Poet Laureate. Poet Laureate Paulann Petersen will present a poetry reading & discussion. Free, 7pm at the Astoria Library.

THEATER
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.
Rough Crossing. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Saturday 23


MUSIC
Troll Radio Revue. Americana. Free for children, $2 for adults. At the PAC in Astoria.
Musician’s Jam. Free, 2 – 4pm at the Tillamook Library.
David Mullaney. Acoustic Blues. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 7pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.

FOOD & DRINK
Wine Tasting. Wines for Easter. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria.
Wine Tasting Special. $9 for 4 2-oz pours + complimentary appetizers. 4 – 6pm at the Wine bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.
Easter Egg Hunt. At Rockaway City Park, call 503-355-2291 for time.
Easter Egg Hunt. 10 – 11am at Nestucca Union High School field in Rockaway Beach. 503-965-6000
Easter Egg Hunt. For children preschool through 4th grade. 10am at Nestucca Valley High School in Cloverdale.
Easter Bonnet Contest & Easter Egg Hunt. 10:30 &11am at Underhill Plaza in Manzanita.
Elks Easter Egg Hunt. Noon at the Tillamook Elks Picnic Grounds in Tillamook. 503-842-6623.
Fire Mountain School Raffle Party. Raffle (prizes include a trip for 2 to Jamacia), live music by Ma Barley, and Jamacian Cuisine. $40 raffle ticket includes admission for 2, $10 per person for party only. 6pm at the Nehalem Fire Hall.

LECTURE
Guest Speaker Series. With author Bonnie Henderson. 1pm at the Tillamook County Pioneer Museum in Tillamook. 503-842-4553.

LITERARY
Writers on the Edge. Oregon’s Poet Laureate, Paulann Petersen will read from her recent books, which include “The Voluptuary” and “Kindle. ” Q&A and open mic sessions follow. $6, 7pm at the Newport Visual Arts Center in Newport.

OUTSIDE
Beach Clean-Up. Help clean up the 28 miles of beach on the Long Beach Peninsula. 9:30am – 12:30pm at any major beach approach on the Long Beach Peninsula, WA.

THEATER
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.
Rough Crossing. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Sunday 24


MUSIC
Country-Folk Music Jam. Americana. Bring your instruments and take part. 1pm at the Tillamook Forest Center, on Hwy 6, east of Tillamook.
All That Jazz. Jazz. No cover (donations accepted). 2pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.
Swingcats. Swing/Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.
Class M Planets. Experimental/Folk/Pop. With guests The Envelope Peasant. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

HAPPENING
The Twelve Days of Earth Day. A series of environmentally-themed events held in Cannon Beach. Schedule at: cannonbeach.org, under What To Do and Events.
PNPW Pro Wrestling. $10, 5pm at the Astoria Event Center.

Monday 25


MUSIC
Burgers & Jam. Burger night with a live music jam session. No cover, burgers are $6. 6pm at the American Legion Hall in Cannon Beach.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. No cover, 6:30 at A Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.

Tuesday 26


MUSIC
Brian O’Connor. Acoustic & Jazz guitar. No cover, 6pm at the Shelburne Pub in Seaview, WA.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 6:30pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6:30pm at the Harbor Bite in Seaside.

Wednesday 27


MUSIC
Open Mic. All Acts are welcome. No cover, 5 – 7pm at the Three Cups Coffeehouse in Astoria.
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6 pm at the Rio Café in Astoria.
Open Mic. No cover, 7 – 9pm at Lush Wine Bar in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING
Soup Bowl Event. Benefit for the Astoria Women’s Resource Center. $30 for soup in handmade bowl, $15 for no bowl. 6 – 8pm at the Seaside Civic & Convention Center.
Tsunami Awareness Town Hall Meeting. The program will include two short films and a panel of speakers. 6 – 10pm at the Liberty Theater in Astoria.
Ecstatic Dance. Spirit-filled, freestyle, yogic trance dance. $5 – $7, 6:30 – 7:45pm, at Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita.

LITERARY
Local Author Showcase. Writers and friends are invited to come share and listen to original works being read by local authors. Free, 6 – 8pm at Olde Towne Trading Post in Ilwaco, WA.

THEATER
The Sound of Music. Musical. The daytime performance is preceeded by a fundraising luncheon at 10:15, call ahead to reserve a seat: 503-392-3194 x 511. $8 for performance only, s/s $6. 11am at Nestucca High School in Cloverdale.

Thursday 28


MUSIC
Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 6:30pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Jam Session. No cover, 7pm at the Triangle Tavern in Astoria.
Jim Wilkins. 7pm at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 9pm at Sam’s Seaside Café in Seaside.

FOOD & DRINK
Fundraising Dinner. $7 for adults and $5 for children includes. 5 – 6:30pm at the Peninsula Senior Activity Center in Klipsan Beach, WA. (3rd Thurs)

HAPPENING
Knitting/Spinning Group. 3 – 5pm at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy.
Poetry Open Mike. No cover, 8:30pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

OUTSIDE
Sand Trap Golf Tourney. 4 person shamble, shotgun start, 21 and over. $180 per team, $240 per team with carts. Reservations
required at: www.mcmenamins.com/events/87463-Sand-Trap-Golf-Tourney or call 503-717-8150. Check in starts at noon, tourney starts at 1pm. At McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

THEATER
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Friday 29


MUSIC
Bill Hayes. Rock/Folk/Bluegrass. No cover, 5 – 8pm at the Cannon Beach Cookie Company.
Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Clemente’s in Astoria.
Asleep at the Switch. Blues, Country, 40’s, & 50’s. Free (donations accepted), 6 – 8pm at the City Hall in Garibaldi.
Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 7pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Eric John Kaiser. Acoustic/Classic Rock/Pop. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

ART
Spring Unveiling Art Festival. All day events: demonstrations, featured artists, and more. At various locations in Cannon Beach. For schedule, go to: cbgallerygroup.com/old-docs/mainspring2011.htm.

HAPPENING
Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival. Coastal cuisine, arts & crafts, wine tasting, live music, and more. $8 admission, 4 – 9pm at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds near Astoria. For schedule, go to: www.oldoregon.com/events/entry/astoriawarrenton-crab-seafood-wine-festival/.

THEATER
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Saturday 30


MUSIC
Troll Radio Revue. Americana. $2 for adults, free for children. 11am – noon at the PAC in Astoria.
Musician’s Jam. Free, 2 – 4pm at the Tillamook Library.
Thomasian Trio. Many music styles from the 20’s to the 80’s. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wine bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 7pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Stump Town Winds. “Woodwind Quintet Concert.” 7:30pm at the PAC in Astoria.

ART
Spring Unveiling Art Festival. All day events: demonstrations, featured artists, and more. At various locations in Cannon Beach. For schedule, go to: cbgallerygroup.com/old-docs/mainspring2011.htm.

FOOD & DRINK
Wine Tasting. Crab Festival Surprise. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria.
Wine Tasting Special. $9 for 4 2-oz pours + complimentary appetizers. 4 – 6pm at the Wine bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.
Winemaker’s Dinner. Troon. Reservations required, 503-325-6600. 6pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria.
Fish Taco Cookoff. Chefs from throughout Oregon will compete to take home the title: Best Fish Taco. Free admission at the door with small tacos available for $1 each. FMI 541-996-1274. 11am – 2pm at the Culinary Center in Lincoln City.

HAPPENING
Loyalty Day Events. All-day events at variouslocations on the Long Beach Peninsula, WA. http://loyaltydayslongbeach.com/saturday/.
Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival. Coastal cuisine, arts & crafts, wine tasting, live music, and more. $10 admission, 10am – 8pm at the
Clatsop County Fairgrounds near Astoria. For schedule, go to: oldoregon.com/events/entry/astoria-warrenton-crab-seafood-wine-festival/.
50’s Cruise Reunion. Car Show, games,vendors, 50’s music and more. $15 registration, $2 spectator fee. 9am – 4pm at Camp Rilea in Warrenton. beachbarons.com/html/50_s_cruise_reunion_.html.

LECTURE
Growing Edibles on the North Coast. With local organic farmer Teresa Retzlaff. Free, 1pm at the Seaside Library.

OUTSIDE
Black Lake Fishing Derby. Free. 7am registration, 10am last fish weigh-in, 10:30am awards & prizes. At Black Lake in Ilwaco, WA.

THEATER
The Real Lewis & Clark Story. Or How the Finns Discovered Astoria. Musical melodrama. $8 – $15, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.
The Sound of Music. Musical. The evening performance will feature a fundraising dinners at 5:30 hosted by the band dept. parents, call ahead to reserve a seat: 503-392-3194 x 511. $8 for performance only, s/s $6. 7:30pm, at Nestucca High School in Cloverdale.

Sunday 1


MUSIC
Bluegrass Music Jam. 1 – 3pm at the Tillamook Forest Center.
All That Jazz. Jazz. No cover (donations accepted). 2pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.
Gould Piano Trio with Robert Plane, Clarinet. Chamber music. 3 – 5pm at the Chapel at Camp Winema in Neskowin. 503-965-6499 for information/tickets.
Astoria Chamber Players. “Menu for Four Players.” 4pm at the PAC in Astoria.
Swingcats. Swing/Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.
Kathryn Claire. Acoustic/Folk/Indie. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

ART
Spring Unveiling Art Festival. All day events: demonstrations, featured artists, and more. At various locations in Cannon Beach. For schedule, go to: cbgallerygroup.com/old-docs/mainspring2011.htm.

HAPPENING
Loyalty Day Events. All-day events at various locations on the Long Beach Peninsula, WA. http://loyaltydayslongbeach.com/sunday/.
Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival. Coastal cuisine, arts & crafts, wine tasting, live music, and more. $5 admission, 11am – 4pm at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds near Astoria. For schedule, go to: oldoregon.com/events/entry/astoria-warrenton-crab-seafood-wine-festival/.
PNPW Pro Wrestling. $10, 5 – 8pm at the Astoria Event Center.

Monday 2


MUSIC
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. No cover, 6:30 at A Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.

Tuesday 3


MUSIC
Brian O’Connor. Acoustic & Jazz guitar. No cover, 6pm at the Shelburne Pub in Seaview, WA.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 6:30pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6:30pm at the Harbor Bite in Seaside.

HAPPENING
Nautical Renaissance. All day events as tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain visit Ilwaco. For schedule, go to funbeach.com and click on Calendars, then Nautical Renaissance.
Tsunami Rally. With guest speaker Geologist James Roddey. Learn about survival tools, plans, and more. 7pm at the Kiawanda Community Center in Pacific City.

Wednesday 4


MUSIC
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at the Rio Café in Astoria.
Baga’s Front Room. Join other music lovers every first Wednesday for song and conversation and maybe to sip a little wine or other beverage. Food available too. 7pm at Lush Wine Bar in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING
Ecstatic Dance. Spirit-filled, freestyle, yogic trance dance. $5 – $7, 6:30 – 7:45pm, at Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita.

Thursday 5


MUSIC
Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.
Dan Golden. Guitar: Jazz, tango, bossa nova. 6:30pm at Taste of Tuscany in Seaside.
Jam Session. No cover, 7pm at the Triangle Tavern in Astoria.
Jim Wilkins. 7pm at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.
Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 9pm at Sam’s Seaside Café in Seaside.

HAPPENING
Knitting/Spinning Group. 3 – 5pm at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy.
Poetry Open Mike. No cover, 8:30pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.