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2/5 COMMUNITY CALENDAR

February 04, 2014

To submit your items to the Community Calendar, email the Itemizer-Observer newsroom at ionews@polkio.com, send via fax to 503-623-2395, or deliver them in person to 147 SECourt St., Dallas. All events should be submitted two weeks in advance of the date of the event.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 5

• 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.

• Willamette Valley Food Assistance Program Food Bank — 1:30 to 6:30 p.m., 888 Monmouth Cutoff Road, Building E, Dallas. Weekly distribution for eligible community members. 503-831-5634.

• Yarning for Others — 3 to 5 p.m., St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 1486 SW Levens St., Dallas. Knitters and crocheters gather to make clothing and accessories for those in need. 503-689-7222.

• Trauma Survivors Support Group — 7 p.m., New Phoenix Counseling Office, 211 E. Ellendale Ave., Suite No. 4, Dallas. Free. 503-623-3593.

THURSDAY, FEB. 6

• Dallas Lions Club — 11:30 a.m., Hong Kong Restaurant, 325 Main St., Dallas. Everyone welcome. 503-931-9860.

• "Mom and Me" Breastfeeding Support Group — 1 to 2:30 p.m., West Valley Hospital (Quiet Room, entrance through Emergency Department on Clay Street), 525 SE Washington St., Dallas. Free. 503-623-7323.

• James2 Community Kitchen Meal — 4:30 to 6 p.m., Dallas United Methodist Church, 565 SE LaCreole Drive, Dallas. Free; everyone welcome. 503-623-8429.

• "Spike Heels" — 7 p.m., Rice Auditorium, Room 113, Western Oregon University, 345 N. Monmouth Ave., Monmouth. WOU Theater and Dance Department theater studio show. Admission: general, $12; seniors, $10; students, $7. 503-838-8462.

• "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" — 7 p.m., Central High School auditorium, 1530 Monmouth St., Independence. Central High winter drama production. Admission: adults, $8.50; children and students, $5.50. 503-838-0480.

FRIDAY, FEB. 7

• Dallas Senior Center Bingo — 6:30 p.m., Dallas Senior Center, 955 SE Jefferson St., Dallas. Bingo cards $1 each or six for $5; 18 and older only. 503-623-8554.

• Ken and Doug, Mandolin and Guitar — 6 to 9 p.m., Courtyard Coffee House, 156 SE Mill St., Dallas. 503-623-9686.

• Guthrie Park Acoustic Music Jam Session — 7 to 10 p.m., Guthrie Park Community Center, 4320 Kings Valley Highway, Dallas. Free (donations accepted). 503-623-0809.

• "Spike Heels" — 7 p.m., Rice Auditorium, Room 113, Western Oregon University, 345 N. Monmouth Ave., Monmouth. WOU Theater and Dance Department theater studio show. Admission: general, $12; seniors, $10; students, $7. 503-838-8462.

• "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" — 7 p.m., Central High School auditorium, 1530 Monmouth St., Independence. Central High winter drama production. Admission: adults, $8.50; children and students, $5.50. 503-838-0480.

SATURDAY, FEB. 8

• "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" — 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., Central High School auditorium, 1530 Monmouth St., Independence. Central High winter drama production. Admission: adults, $8.50; children and students, $5.50. 503-838-0480.

• Ken and Doug, Mandolin and Guitar — 6 to 9 p.m., Courtyard Coffee House, 156 SE Mill St., Dallas. 503-623-9686.

• Guthrie Park Country Square Dance — 7 to 10 p.m., Guthrie Park Community Center, 4320 Kings Valley Highway, Dallas. Admission: $5 per person; $15 immediate family rate; children 12 and under free. 503-623-0809.

• "Spike Heels" — 7 p.m., Rice Auditorium, Room 113, Western Oregon University, 345 N. Monmouth Ave., Monmouth. WOU Theater and Dance Department theater studio show. Admission: general, $12; seniors, $10; students, $7. 503-838-8462.

• Bret Michaels in concert — 8 p.m., Spirit Mountain Casino Event Center, 27100 SW Salmon River Highway (Highway 18), Grand Ronde. Rock singer performs as part of his "Life Rocks 2014 Tour." Tickets: $25-$35; 21 and over. 503-879-2350.

SUNDAY, FEB. 9

• Buell Grange Second Sunday Breakfast — 8 to 11 a.m., Buell Grange Hall, 5970 Mill Creek Road, Sheridan. Cost: $6. 503-623-8462.

MONDAY, FEB. 10

• Central Lions Club — Noon, Independence Elks Lodge 1950 Dining Room, 289 S. Main St., Independence. 503-606-2150.

TUESDAY, FEB. 11

• Caregivers Support Group — 2 to 3:30 p.m., West Valley Hospital (Quiet Room, entrance through Emergency Department on Clay Street), 525 SE Washington St., Dallas. Meets on the second Tuesday of the month. Free. 503-831-5593.

• 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.

• Independence Elks Lodge No. 1950 — 7 p.m., 289 S. Main St., Independence. 503-838-1950.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 12

• 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.

• Polk County Republican Women — 11:30 a.m., Oak Knoll Golf Course, 6335 Highway 22, Independence. No-host lunch available. 503-623-5759.

• Monmouth-Independence Chamber of Commerce Forum — Noon to 1:30 p.m., Independence Cinema, 450 S. Second St., Independence. Annual State of the Cities Address for Monmouth and Independence. 503-838-4268.

• Willamette Valley Food Assistance Program Food Bank — 1:30 to 6:30 p.m., 888 Monmouth Cutoff Road, Building E, Dallas. Weekly distribution for eligible community members. 503-831-5634.

• Free Blood Pressure Check Clinic — 2 to 3 p.m., West Valley Hospital (surgery admitting area), 525 SE Washington St., Dallas. 503-623-7323.

• Monmouth Senior Center Music Jam — 6:30 p.m., Monmouth Senior Center, 180 S. Warren St., Monmouth. Open to the public; musicians of all types welcome. 503-838-5678.

• Dallas American Legion Post No. 20 — 7 p.m., Academy Building, Room 108, 182 SW Academy St., Dallas. 503-623-2591.

• Trauma Survivors Support Group — 7 p.m., New Phoenix Counseling Office, 211 E. Ellendale Ave., Suite No. 4, Dallas. Free. 503-623-3593.

• "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" — 7 p.m., Central High School auditorium, 1530 Monmouth St., Independence. Central High winter drama production. Admission: adults, $8.50; children and students, $5.50. 503-838-0480.

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