Event Calendar

Format: 2015-03-06
Format: 2015-03-06
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

The faculty art show will exhibit current work by the faculties of the Art and Visual Communications programs.
The Gretchen Schuette Art Gallery at Chemeketa Community College
Building 3, Rm. 122 
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.chemeketa.edu

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Jan. 17-March 29. Tues-Sat 10 am-5 pm; Sun 1 pm-5 pm; closed Mondays. Artist Roger Shimomura’s paintings and prints address socio-political issues of Asian Americans through a style combining his childhood interest in comic books with the traditions of American Pop art and Japanese woodcut prints. The exhibition includes paintings and prints from the early 1970s to the present. General admission $6; Senior 55+ $4; Students 18+ w/ID $3; Youth 17 & under free.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Friday, March 6, 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, March 6, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

"Tick Tock" features fun, colorful clocks created by gallery and area artists. Art, wearables, jewelry, cards and gifts. Show continues through March 28. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission.
Red Raven Gallery
155 Liberty St. NE, Ste. 140
Salem, OR 97301
503-798-9973
www.RedRavenGallery.com

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Jan. 17-March 29. Tues-Sat 10 am-5 pm; Sun 1 pm-5 pm; closed Mondays. Artist Roger Shimomura’s paintings and prints address socio-political issues of Asian Americans through a style combining his childhood interest in comic books with the traditions of American Pop art and Japanese woodcut prints. The exhibition includes paintings and prints from the early 1970s to the present. General admission $6; Senior 55+ $4; Students 18+ w/ID $3; Youth 17 & under free.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:00am - 10:00pm

Our mission is to preserve and promote the cultural and ethnic traditions of the people in the Mid-Willamette Valley through folk music, dance, exhibits, arts, crafts and food. $10 per person or $5 + 5 cans of food. Children 12 and under are free. 
Polk County Fairgrounds 
520 S Pacific Highway West
Rickreall, OR97371
503-623-2564
www.polkcountyfolklife.com   

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

"Tick Tock" features fun, colorful clocks created by gallery and area artists. Art, wearables, jewelry, cards and gifts. Show continues through March 28. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission.
Red Raven Gallery
155 Liberty St. NE, Ste. 140
Salem, OR 97301
503-798-9973
www.RedRavenGallery.com

Sunday, March 8, 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

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

The faculty art show will exhibit current work by the faculties of the Art and Visual Communications programs.
The Gretchen Schuette Art Gallery at Chemeketa Community College
Building 3, Rm. 122 
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.chemeketa.edu

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

The faculty art show will exhibit current work by the faculties of the Art and Visual Communications programs.
The Gretchen Schuette Art Gallery at Chemeketa Community College
Building 3, Rm. 122 
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.chemeketa.edu

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Jan. 17-March 29. Tues-Sat 10 am-5 pm; Sun 1 pm-5 pm; closed Mondays. Artist Roger Shimomura’s paintings and prints address socio-political issues of Asian Americans through a style combining his childhood interest in comic books with the traditions of American Pop art and Japanese woodcut prints. The exhibition includes paintings and prints from the early 1970s to the present. General admission $6; Senior 55+ $4; Students 18+ w/ID $3; Youth 17 & under free.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

"Tick Tock" features fun, colorful clocks created by gallery and area artists. Art, wearables, jewelry, cards and gifts. Show continues through March 28. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission.
Red Raven Gallery
155 Liberty St. NE, Ste. 140
Salem, OR 97301
503-798-9973
www.RedRavenGallery.com

Tuesday, March 10, 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, March 10, 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, March 10, 2015 - 7:30pm

The Kandinsky Effect is a jazz power trio for the 21st century. Now based in New York City and Paris, the band makes its Cuneiform debut with Synesthesia, a roller-coaster ride of an album marked by fierce grooves, subtle electronic textures, intricate metrical shifts, and a commitment to empathic group interplay. Free admission.
Rogers Rehearsal Room, Rogers Music Building at Willamette University 
900 SE State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6255
www.willamette.edu/cla/music/performance/events/

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

The faculty art show will exhibit current work by the faculties of the Art and Visual Communications programs.
The Gretchen Schuette Art Gallery at Chemeketa Community College
Building 3, Rm. 122 
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.chemeketa.edu

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Jan. 17-March 29. Tues-Sat 10 am-5 pm; Sun 1 pm-5 pm; closed Mondays. Artist Roger Shimomura’s paintings and prints address socio-political issues of Asian Americans through a style combining his childhood interest in comic books with the traditions of American Pop art and Japanese woodcut prints. The exhibition includes paintings and prints from the early 1970s to the present. General admission $6; Senior 55+ $4; Students 18+ w/ID $3; Youth 17 & under free.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

"Tick Tock" features fun, colorful clocks created by gallery and area artists. Art, wearables, jewelry, cards and gifts. Show continues through March 28. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission.
Red Raven Gallery
155 Liberty St. NE, Ste. 140
Salem, OR 97301
503-798-9973
www.RedRavenGallery.com

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Guided tours begin March 1 at 1 p.m. with a 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, March 11, 2015 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

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

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 8:00pm

The music department presents a recital by the Blue Box Ensemble. Faculty member Catherine Lee (oboe) will be joined by Sophia Tegart (flute), Casey Bozell (violin), Marissa Winship (viola) and Valdine Mishkin (cello). They will perform works by J. Nobles, J.C. Bach, B. Britten and C. Vivier. Donation Requested of $8 adult, $5 student.
Hudson Hall, Rogers Music Center at Willamette University 
900 SE State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6255
www.willamette.edu

Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

The faculty art show will exhibit current work by the faculties of the Art and Visual Communications programs.
The Gretchen Schuette Art Gallery at Chemeketa Community College
Building 3, Rm. 122 
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.chemeketa.edu

Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Jan. 17-March 29. Tues-Sat 10 am-5 pm; Sun 1 pm-5 pm; closed Mondays. Artist Roger Shimomura’s paintings and prints address socio-political issues of Asian Americans through a style combining his childhood interest in comic books with the traditions of American Pop art and Japanese woodcut prints. The exhibition includes paintings and prints from the early 1970s to the present. General admission $6; Senior 55+ $4; Students 18+ w/ID $3; Youth 17 & under free.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

"Tick Tock" features fun, colorful clocks created by gallery and area artists. Art, wearables, jewelry, cards and gifts. Show continues through March 28. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission.
Red Raven Gallery
155 Liberty St. NE, Ste. 140
Salem, OR 97301
503-798-9973
www.RedRavenGallery.com

Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 7:30pm - Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 7:30pm

 

Performances March 12-14 at 7:30 p.m. Performance March 15 at 3 p.m. This season, Willamette University’s Dramatic Vocal Arts Program, in collaboration with the Willamette University Music Department and Theatre Department, presents Gianni Schicchi, directed by Allison Swensen-Mitchell and orchestra director Hector Aguero. In this lighthearted, witty and vibrant opera, the cast dazzles and delights as they draw us into Puccini's darkly comic tale of intrigue. $10 General Admission; $5 Student.
Smith Auditorium, Willamette University
900 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6221
www.wutheatre.com 

 

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Friday, March 13, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

The faculty art show will exhibit current work by the faculties of the Art and Visual Communications programs.
The Gretchen Schuette Art Gallery at Chemeketa Community College
Building 3, Rm. 122 
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.chemeketa.edu

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

Jan. 17-March 29. Tues-Sat 10 am-5 pm; Sun 1 pm-5 pm; closed Mondays. Artist Roger Shimomura’s paintings and prints address socio-political issues of Asian Americans through a style combining his childhood interest in comic books with the traditions of American Pop art and Japanese woodcut prints. The exhibition includes paintings and prints from the early 1970s to the present. General admission $6; Senior 55+ $4; Students 18+ w/ID $3; Youth 17 & under free.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Friday, March 13, 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, March 13, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

Marion Soil and Water Conservation District's Annual Native Plant Sale. Over 80 species of trees, shrubs and flowering plants to choose from. Free admission.
Bauman Farms
12989 Howell Prairie Rd.
Gervais, OR 97026
503-391-9927
www.marionswcd.net

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

"Tick Tock" features fun, colorful clocks created by gallery and area artists. Art, wearables, jewelry, cards and gifts. Show continues through March 28. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission.
Red Raven Gallery
155 Liberty St. NE, Ste. 140
Salem, OR 97301
503-798-9973
www.RedRavenGallery.com

Friday, March 13, 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, 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

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Monthly Irish social dance with live, traditional Irish music. All dances taught prior to dancing and called as you dance. Reels, jigs, polkas and waltzes taught and danced. Family-friendly, all ages accepted. Admission: $5-10.
VFW Hall
630 Hood St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-383-9297
www.ceiliofthevalley.org