0

11/30 Community Calendar

Community Calendar is a listing of upcoming events taking place in Polk County that are open to the public. To submit an event for calendar consideration, please send it at least two weeks before the actual event date to the

Itemizer-Observer

via fax (503-623-2395) or e-mail (ionews@polkio.com).

--

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30

*

Helping Hands Emergency Food Bank

-- 10 a.m. to noon, Monmouth Christian Church, 959 Church St. W., Monmouth. For eligible community members; available every Wednesday. 541-404-6517.

*

Free Blood Pressure Check Clinic

-- 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pedee Women's Clubhouse, 12491 Kings Valley Highway, Pedee. Available on the last Wednesday of every month.

503-838-4722.

*

Monmouth Farm and Craft Market

-- Noon to 6 p.m., Old Fire Hall Building, 152 Warren St. N., Monmouth. 503-787-3561.

*

Willamette Valley Food Assistance Program Food Bank

-- 1:30 to 5 p.m., 888 Monmouth Cutoff Road, Building E, Dallas. Weekly distribution for eligible community members. 503-831-5634.

*

Brasil Combo, "Choro do Pixinguinha"

-- 7:30 p.m., Rice Auditorium, Western Oregon University, 345 N. Monmouth Ave., Monmouth. Roots music by one of Brazil's most beloved and celebrated composers. Free. 503-838-8275.

THURSDAY, DEC. 1

*

Dallas Lions Club

-- 11:30 a.m., Hong Kong Restaurant and Lounge, 325 Main St., Dallas. 503-931-9860.

*

Monmouth-Independence Rotary Club

-- Noon, First Baptist Church, Fellowship Hall, 1505 Monmouth St., Independence. Guest speaker: TBA. Guests welcome. 503-838-4884.

*

Willamette Valley Food Assistance Program Food Bank

-- 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., 888 Monmouth Cutoff Road, Building E, Dallas. Weekly distribution for eligible community members. 503-831-5634.

*

Polk County Democrats

-- 7 p.m., Polk County Courthouse, 850 Main St., Dallas (use Jefferson Street entrance). Social gathering at 6:30 p.m. 503-838-2500.

*

Western Oregon Winds Concert

-- 7:30 p.m., Rice Auditorium, Western Oregon University, 345 N. Monmouth Ave., Monmouth. An exciting and colorful musical program depicting an overnight train ride through Eastern Europe. Admission: general, $3; students and seniors, $1; WOU students, free. 503-838-8275.

FRIDAY, DEC. 2

*

Ballroom Dance Lessons

-- 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3154 Eola Drive NW, West Salem. Free; RSVP requested. 503-302-4515.

*

Guthrie Park Acoustic Music Jam Session

-- 7 to 10 p.m., Guthrie Park Community Center, 4320 Kings Valley Highway, Dallas. Free (donations accepted). 503-623-0874.

*

Martha Reeves -- WOU Smith Fine Arts Series

-- 7:30 p.m., Rice Auditorium, Western Oregon University, 345 N. Monmouth Ave., Monmouth. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame performer brings her Motown sounds to WOU backed by the Western Hemisphere Orchestra. Admission: $25 in advance, $28 at the door; $11 WOU students; limited student rush tickets $5. 503-838-8333.

SATURDAY, DEC. 3

*

Monmouth Senior Center All-You-Can-Eat Community Breakfast

-- 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Monmouth Senior Center, 180 S. Warren St., Monmouth. Cost: $5, adults; $3, children under 12. 503-838-5678.

SUNDAY, DEC. 4

*

Polk Flea Market

-- 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Polk County Fairgrounds and Event Center, 520 S. Pacific Highway (99W), Rickreall. Admission: $1; children 12 and under, free. Early admission from 6 to 9 a.m. is $5. 503-428-8224.

MONDAY, DEC. 5

*

Western Oregon University Emeritus Societ

y -- 1:30 p.m., Monmouth Public Library, 168 S. Ecols St., Monmouth. Guest speaker: WOU psychology professor Rob Winningham; subject: "Train Your Brain: How to Maintain and Improve Your Memory." Visitors welcome; refreshments. Free. 503-838-1630.

*

Helping Hands Emergency Food Bank

-- 5 to 7 p.m., Monmouth Christian Church, 959 Church St. W., Monmouth. For eligible community members; available every Monday. 541-404-6517.

*

Dallas High School Booster Club

-- 7 p.m., Dallas High School library, 1250 SE Holman Ave., Dallas. dhsboosters2010@gmail.com.

TUESDAY, DEC. 6

*

James2 Community Kitchen Meal

-- 4:30 to 6 p.m., St. Philip Catholic Church, 825 SW Mill St., Dallas. Free; everyone welcome. 503-623-8429.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7

*

Helping Hands Emergency Food Bank

-- 10 a.m. to noon, Monmouth Christian Church, 959 Church St. W., Monmouth. For eligible community members; available every Wednesday. 541-404-6517.

*

Monmouth Farm and Craft Market

-- Noon to 6 p.m., Old Fire Hall Building, 152 Warren St. N., Monmouth. 503-787-3561.

*

Willamette Valley Food Assistance Program Food Bank

-- 1:30 to 5 p.m., 888 Monmouth Cutoff Road, Building E, Dallas. Weekly distribution for eligible community members. 503-831-5634.

*

David Friesen and Friends in Concert

-- 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Hall, Room 121, Western Oregon University, 345 N. Monmouth Ave., Monmouth. Master musician brings a group of Oregon's finest jazz musicians to perform holiday favorites. Admission: general, $8; students and seniors, $5; WOU students, free. 503-838-8275.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment

CLOSE X

Information from the Itemizer-Observer and our advertisers (Want to add your business to this to this feed?)