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Format: 2015-04-18
Friday, March 13, 2015 - 10:00am - Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 5:00pm

This exhibition will feature the many kinds of portraiture present within the SAA’s Permanent Collection. Established in the early 1960s, the Collection contains paintings, drawings, prints and other works by artists throughout Oregon.Gallery hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Monday.Free admisssion.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97302
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 10:00am - Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 5:00pm

Rebekah Rigsby is a notable mixed media artist from Salem specializing in watercolor, paper collage and acrylics. With unique colors and fiber patterns she delicately captures some of the most impressive features of the region. Gallery hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Monday. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97302
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 11:00am - Monday, April 20, 2015 - 7:00pm

Join us for our Tax Day Garage Sale. Discounts on cases, kegs and merchandise.
Rogue Farms
3590 Wigrich Rd.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-9813
www.roguefarms.com

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 7:30pm - Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 7:30pm

 

April 16-May 2. "The Country Wife" paints a frank picture of a rakish hero who will go to any length to engage in scandalous liaisons with the wives of his courtly colleagues. A true comedy of manners gem. $12 General Admission; $8 Students/Seniors.
M. Lee Pelton Theatre
Willamette University
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6221
www.wutheatre.com

 

 

BUY TICKETS: Available at the downtown Salem Travel Café (181 High St. NE) or online at AbsolutelyTix.com.

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

This free event celebrates becoming good stewards of the earth and features educational seminars, earth-friendly activities and locally sourced foods. 
Oregon Garden Resort
879 W. Main St.
Silverton, OR 97385
503-874-8100
www.oregongarden.org/events/earth-day

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00am

March 13-April 25. The 2015 Young Artist Showcase provides us with a window into the artists of the future. The imagination runs wild and there are no limits to the creativity of the youth in our community! Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Monday. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May17. Each spring, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art features the work of senior art majors at Willamette University. Characterized by a wide variety of styles and approaches, the exhibition will feature work in various media, including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and mixed media. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May 17. Alexandra Opie is an associate professor of art at Willamette University, where she teaches photography and electronic media. This exhibition features tintype photographs created by the artist during the past two years that explore early portrait photography techniques within a contemporary context. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Atrium Gallery
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

April 15-June 7. Peony and iris in bloom. Cut peony flowers and potted peony plants for sale. Stroll the fields and gardens. Over 300 varieties peonies. Massive historic iris gardens. Open daily during bloom season. 
Brooks Gardens
6219 Topaz Street NE
Brooks, OR 97305
503-393-7999
www.brooksgardens.com

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 11:00am - 1:30pm

Enjoy our spring tea with a delectable catered luncheon at this signature event. Visit with the popular bunny, listen to storytelling, sit for a photo and ride on the carousel. For reservations, call 503-540-0374. $18 per person by reservation only.
Salem's Riverfront Carousel
101 Front St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-540-0374
www.salemcarousel.org

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Join us for a celebration of the arts Saturday, April 18, from 5-8 p.m. Music, refreshments and art. A lovely spring evening. The show opens April 1 and runs through April 30. Free admission.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

So beautiful and delicious ~ we had to release these beauties early. Stop in for a refreshing flight of 2014 Divertimento rosé, 2014 Renovação Pinot gris, Paciência Coelho Estate Pinot noir and Paciência Reserva Pinot noir. Admission: $10. 
Coelho Winery
111 5th St. 
Amity, OR 97101
503-835-9305
www.coelhowinery.com

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

River City Rock Academy & Northwest Comic Fest are collaborating in live, high energy musical performances, Pop culture art exhibits and character appearances. Free admission. www.rockstaracademy.com & www.northwestcomicfest.com
Reed Opera House
189 Liberty St. NE, Ste 204
Salem, OR 97301
503-391-4481
www.reedoperahouse.com

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for at our monthly salsa lessons for wine, and of course fun. Admission cost includes dance lesson, Wine Tasting, and light snacks. $15 general admission; $10 Wine Club members. 
Cubanisimo Vineyards Wine Tasting Room
1754 Best Rd. NW
Salem, OR 97304
503-588-1763
www.cubanisimovineyards.com/order

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm

The Stayton Public Library Foundation presents 'Wonderland, A Very Important Date' at the 3rd Annual Santiam Canyon Father Daughter Ball. The event is intended for fathers and their 4 to 18-year-old daughters.
Stayton Foothills Church
975 Fern Ridge Rd.
Stayton, OR 97383
503-769-9658
https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a celebration of the arts. Music, refreshments and art. A lovely spring evening. The show opens April 1 and runs through April 30. Free admission.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 9:00am - 1:00pm

Award-winning brunch featuring: Omelet & pasta bar, Eggs Benedict, waffles, breakfast burritos, soup, salad, biscuits and gravy, fruit, breads and cheeses. Orange juice, coffee. $14.95 per person, children 4-10 1/2 price. Seating 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Sunday.
Orchard Heights Winery
6057 Orchard Heights Rd. NW
Salem, OR 97304
503-391-7308
www.Orchardheightswinery.com

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 10:00am

March 13-April 25. The 2015 Young Artist Showcase provides us with a window into the artists of the future. The imagination runs wild and there are no limits to the creativity of the youth in our community! Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Monday. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May17. Each spring, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art features the work of senior art majors at Willamette University. Characterized by a wide variety of styles and approaches, the exhibition will feature work in various media, including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and mixed media. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May 17. Alexandra Opie is an associate professor of art at Willamette University, where she teaches photography and electronic media. This exhibition features tintype photographs created by the artist during the past two years that explore early portrait photography techniques within a contemporary context. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Atrium Gallery
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

April 15-June 7. Peony and iris in bloom. Cut peony flowers and potted peony plants for sale. Stroll the fields and gardens. Over 300 varieties peonies. Massive historic iris gardens. Open daily during bloom season. 
Brooks Gardens
6219 Topaz Street NE
Brooks, OR 97305
503-393-7999
www.brooksgardens.com

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 2:00pm

 

April 16-May 2. "The Country Wife" paints a frank picture of a rakish hero who will go to any length to engage in scandalous liaisons with the wives of his courtly colleagues. A true comedy of manners gem. $10 General Admission; $8 Student/Senior.
M. Lee Pelton Theatre
Willamette University
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6221
www.wutheatre.com

BUY TICKETS: Available at the downtown Salem Travel Café (181 High St. NE) or online at AbsolutelyTix.com.

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 4:00pm - 6:30pm

Our last event with Ty Curtis was such a hit, we're doing it again. Mark your calendars and plan on listening to Blues, sipping our wines, eating with friends and enjoying Spring with our breathtaking view. Admission: $10. There will be a cash bar for food, wine and beer.
Red Hawk Vineyard and Winery
2995 Michigan City Rd. NW
Salem, OR 97304
503-362-1596
www.redhawkwine.com

Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

April 15-June 7. Peony and iris in bloom. Cut peony flowers and potted peony plants for sale. Stroll the fields and gardens. Over 300 varieties peonies. Massive historic iris gardens. Open daily during bloom season. 
Brooks Gardens
6219 Topaz Street NE
Brooks, OR 97305
503-393-7999
www.brooksgardens.com

Monday, April 20, 2015 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm

This spring concert features the student chamber ensembles. Free admission.
Willamette University Hudson Hall
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6255

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:00am

March 13-April 25. The 2015 Young Artist Showcase provides us with a window into the artists of the future. The imagination runs wild and there are no limits to the creativity of the youth in our community! Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Monday. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May17. Each spring, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art features the work of senior art majors at Willamette University. Characterized by a wide variety of styles and approaches, the exhibition will feature work in various media, including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and mixed media. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May 17. Alexandra Opie is an associate professor of art at Willamette University, where she teaches photography and electronic media. This exhibition features tintype photographs created by the artist during the past two years that explore early portrait photography techniques within a contemporary context. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Atrium Gallery
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

April 15-June 7. Peony and iris in bloom. Cut peony flowers and potted peony plants for sale. Stroll the fields and gardens. Over 300 varieties peonies. Massive historic iris gardens. Open daily during bloom season. 
Brooks Gardens
6219 Topaz Street NE
Brooks, OR 97305
503-393-7999
www.brooksgardens.com

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Join us for a celebration of the arts Saturday, April 18, from 5-8 p.m. Music, refreshments and art. A lovely spring evening. The show opens April 1 and runs through April 30. Free admission.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 5:15pm - 8:15pm

Feb. 3-April 28, every Tuesday. RiverCity Rock Star Academy-Performance based rock music program, for ages 12 - 18, with a real band and performace at a Salem venue in May. Guitar, bass players, keyboard players, drummers and singers. Sign up today for introductory pricing. Requires application and monthly tuition. 
Reed Opera House Ballroom
189 Liberty St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-689-8372
www.rcrockstaracademy.com

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Weekly Irish & Celtic dance class. Lively forms of social dance similar to contra and square dancing. Great fun; excellent exercise; no partner or experience is necessary. Bring comfortable shoes and water. $5 per class. Tuesdays, ongoing.
FW Hall
630 Hood St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-383-9297
www.ceiliofthevalley.org

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:30pm

Eclectic Swiss and American Trio to appear at Willamette University: Leo Recording Artists Mike Nord and Georg Hofmann with Andreas Stahel. This concert is free of charge, however donations to the Music Department Gifts Fund are welcome. Suggested donation: $8/adults.
Rogers Rehearsal Hall, Mary Stuart Rogers Music Center.
Willamette University
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6255

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:00am

March 13-April 25. The 2015 Young Artist Showcase provides us with a window into the artists of the future. The imagination runs wild and there are no limits to the creativity of the youth in our community! Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Monday. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May17. Each spring, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art features the work of senior art majors at Willamette University. Characterized by a wide variety of styles and approaches, the exhibition will feature work in various media, including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and mixed media. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May 17. Alexandra Opie is an associate professor of art at Willamette University, where she teaches photography and electronic media. This exhibition features tintype photographs created by the artist during the past two years that explore early portrait photography techniques within a contemporary context. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Atrium Gallery
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

April 15-June 7. Peony and iris in bloom. Cut peony flowers and potted peony plants for sale. Stroll the fields and gardens. Over 300 varieties peonies. Massive historic iris gardens. Open daily during bloom season. 
Brooks Gardens
6219 Topaz Street NE
Brooks, OR 97305
503-393-7999
www.brooksgardens.com

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Join us for a celebration of the arts Saturday, April 18, from 5-8 p.m. Music, refreshments and art. A lovely spring evening. The show opens April 1 and runs through April 30. Free admission.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Guided tours focus on the Bush Family portraits, dating from the 1860s, on view throughout the museum. Bush House Museum is open for tours Wednesday-Sunday from March to December at 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m. admission: $3-6.
Bush House Museum
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-363-4714
www.SalemArt.org

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Indulge in a fantastic wine tasting hosted by Left Coast Cellars from 5-6 p.m. Plan to stay for dinner and pairings with seasonal Pacific Northwest cuisine.
Bentley's Grill 
201 Liberty St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-540-7800 or 877-540-7800
www.bentleysgrill.com/events

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:00am

March 13-April 25. The 2015 Young Artist Showcase provides us with a window into the artists of the future. The imagination runs wild and there are no limits to the creativity of the youth in our community! Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Monday. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May17. Each spring, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art features the work of senior art majors at Willamette University. Characterized by a wide variety of styles and approaches, the exhibition will feature work in various media, including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and mixed media. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May 17. Alexandra Opie is an associate professor of art at Willamette University, where she teaches photography and electronic media. This exhibition features tintype photographs created by the artist during the past two years that explore early portrait photography techniques within a contemporary context. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Atrium Gallery
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

April 15-June 7. Peony and iris in bloom. Cut peony flowers and potted peony plants for sale. Stroll the fields and gardens. Over 300 varieties peonies. Massive historic iris gardens. Open daily during bloom season. 
Brooks Gardens
6219 Topaz Street NE
Brooks, OR 97305
503-393-7999
www.brooksgardens.com

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Join us for a celebration of the arts Saturday, April 18, from 5-8 p.m. Music, refreshments and art. A lovely spring evening. The show opens April 1 and runs through April 30. Free admission.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

First Annual Northwest Comic Talks. These will be approximately 10 minute talks with up to 20 slides focusing on innovations/inspirations/social awareness, all within the realm of Comics and Pop-culture. Admission: $15.
Cinebarre
501 Marion St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-383-1338
www.facebook.com

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 7:30pm
"The Country Wife" paints a frank picture of a rakish hero who will go to any length to engage in scandalous liaisons with the wives of his courtly colleagues. A true comedy of manners gem. $12 General Admission; $8 Students/Seniors.
M. Lee Pelton Theatre 
Willamette University
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6221
www.wutheatre.com

BUY TICKETS: Available at the downtown Salem Travel Café (181 High St. NE) or online at AbsolutelyTix.com.

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 7:30pm

The Willamette University Chamber Orchestra and Wind Ensemble will present a joint performance in Hudson Concert Hall. Admission is free and no ticket is required.
Willamette University
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6255

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:00am

Jan.-Dec. 2015. As part of a year-long 50th Anniversary celebration, the Bush Barn Art Center will feature 50 works from the Salem Art Association Permanent Collection for 50 weeks in 2015. Gallery hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Monday. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:00am

March 13-April 25. The 2015 Young Artist Showcase provides us with a window into the artists of the future. The imagination runs wild and there are no limits to the creativity of the youth in our community! Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Monday. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May17. Each spring, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art features the work of senior art majors at Willamette University. Characterized by a wide variety of styles and approaches, the exhibition will feature work in various media, including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and mixed media. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May 17. Alexandra Opie is an associate professor of art at Willamette University, where she teaches photography and electronic media. This exhibition features tintype photographs created by the artist during the past two years that explore early portrait photography techniques within a contemporary context. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Atrium Gallery
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

April 15-June 7. Peony and iris in bloom. Cut peony flowers and potted peony plants for sale. Stroll the fields and gardens. Over 300 varieties peonies. Massive historic iris gardens. Open daily during bloom season. 
Brooks Gardens
6219 Topaz Street NE
Brooks, OR 97305
503-393-7999
www.brooksgardens.com

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Join us for a celebration of the arts Saturday, April 18, from 5-8 p.m. Music, refreshments and art. A lovely spring evening. The show opens April 1 and runs through April 30. Free admission.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 7:00pm

Willamette Singers will host West Salem High School, South Salem High School, Sprague High School and Astoria High School for a day of clinics with Jeff Baker, director of vocal jazz at Portland State University. Suggested Donation for admission is $5 adults and $2 for students at the door. 
Willamette University Hudson Hall
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6255

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 7:30pm
"The Country Wife" paints a frank picture of a rakish hero who will go to any length to engage in scandalous liaisons with the wives of his courtly colleagues. A true comedy of manners gem. $12 General Admission; $8 Students/Seniors.
M. Lee Pelton Theatre 
Willamette University
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6221
www.wutheatre.com

BUY TICKETS: Available at the downtown Salem Travel Café (181 High St. NE) or online at AbsolutelyTix.com.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 8:30am - 5:00pm

Oregon Ag Fest is like an old-time country fair. Over 25 hands-on activities. Craft and garden fair, equipment show and petting zoo, too. Free for kids 12 and under. Free parking. Admission: 13 and older $9.
State Fairgrounds
2330 17th St. NE
Salem, OR 97601
503-508-2868
www.oragfest.com

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00am

March 13-April 25. The 2015 Young Artist Showcase provides us with a window into the artists of the future. The imagination runs wild and there are no limits to the creativity of the youth in our community! Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Monday. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May17. Each spring, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art features the work of senior art majors at Willamette University. Characterized by a wide variety of styles and approaches, the exhibition will feature work in various media, including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and mixed media. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

April 18-May 17. Alexandra Opie is an associate professor of art at Willamette University, where she teaches photography and electronic media. This exhibition features tintype photographs created by the artist during the past two years that explore early portrait photography techniques within a contemporary context. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays. General Admission $6; Senior 55+ $3; Students 18+ w/ ID $3; Youth 17 & under free; Tues. free for everyone.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Atrium Gallery
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

April 15-June 7. Peony and iris in bloom. Cut peony flowers and potted peony plants for sale. Stroll the fields and gardens. Over 300 varieties peonies. Massive historic iris gardens. Open daily during bloom season. 
Brooks Gardens
6219 Topaz Street NE
Brooks, OR 97305
503-393-7999
www.brooksgardens.com

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Join us for a celebration of the arts Saturday, April 18, from 5-8 p.m. Music, refreshments and art. A lovely spring evening. The show opens April 1 and runs through April 30. Free admission.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 11:45am - 4:00pm

All inclusive tours and tastings at 3 Salem area breweries, 11:45-4 p.m. $60.
Departs from The Grand Hotel Salem
201 Liberty St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-569-3022
www.aleways.com

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Alexandra Baldwin of Alexandra's Crafts will be here showing off her beautiful new lines of yarns. Alexandra is a Silverton fiber artist who has a wonderful way with color. Free admission.
Apples to Oranges
206 Oak St.
Silverton, OR 97381
503-874-4901
www.applestooranges.net

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join Rogue Farms for our beekeeping workshop. Learn about beehive parts and construction, beekeeping tools and equipment and take a look into an active hive. Free admission.
Rogue Farms
3590 Wigrich Rd.
503-838-9813
www.roguefarms.com

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 5:00pm

$12 Main Broadcast at 5 p.m. (21 and over only). $8 All Ages Replay at 10:15p.m. (No Alcohol Allowed).
Northern Lights Theatre Pub
3893 Commercial St.
Salem, OR 97302
503-585-4232
www.northernlightstheatrepub.com

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 6:00pm

Join us for a free all-levels yoga class with instructor Mikki Trowbridge. After class, yogis are encouraged to stay and enjoy the farm and a pint of beer. Bring your own mat.
Rogue Farms
3590 Wigrich Rd.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-9813
www.roguefarms.com

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 7:30pm
"The Country Wife" paints a frank picture of a rakish hero who will go to any length to engage in scandalous liaisons with the wives of his courtly colleagues. A true comedy of manners gem. $12 General Admission; $8 Students/Seniors.
M. Lee Pelton Theatre 
Willamette University
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6221
www.wutheatre.com

BUY TICKETS: Available at the downtown Salem Travel Café (181 High St. NE) or online at AbsolutelyTix.com.