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Format: 2015-05-26
Format: 2015-05-26
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Media included - Painting, Drawing, Design, Printmaking, Ceramics, Digital Art, Photography, Glass, Sculpture and Time-Based Media Graphic Design. There will be a reception and awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 13th, 12-2 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Chemeketa Community College
Buidling 3, Rm 122
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE 
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.Chemeketa.edu/programs

Tuesday, May 26, 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, May 26, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

May 8- May 31. Tour Schreiner's Iris Gardens’ 10-acre display gardens filled with over 500 named Irises. Shop the award-winning Irises and gift shop. Fresh-cut Irises are available for purchase every day. Free admission.
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens
3625 Quinaby Rd. NE
Salem, OR 97303
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 10:00am - Friday, May 29, 2015 - 10:00am

This exhibit of children's art is free and open to the public. For more information, please call (503) 588-6071 or visit www.salemlibrary.org. For more information about this annual contest, please visit www.marionswcd.net.
Main Floor, Salem Public Library
585 Liberty St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-588-6052
www.salemlibrary.org

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

The 9th annual Cascade Print Exchange under the auspices of Oregon State University and Professor Yuji Hiratsuka, will be at the gallery through May. Opening night is set for Friday, May 8, at 5:30 p.m.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 4:00pm - 8:00pm

Get your weekly goods from the new Farmers Market! Meet local farmers and support local businesses by shopping and dining from local vendors operating booths in Woodburn’s Downtown Plaza throughout the harvest season.  
Downtown area
Woodburn, OR 97071
503-982-5239
www.ci.woodburn.or.us/?q=content/woodburn-special-events

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 4:00pm

Teens are invited to a discussion of "The Fault in Our Stars" by John Green. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call (503) 588-6083.
Teen Scene, Salem Public Library
585 Liberty St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-588-6083
www.salemlibrary.org

Tuesday, May 26, 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

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Media included - Painting, Drawing, Design, Printmaking, Ceramics, Digital Art, Photography, Glass, Sculpture and Time-Based Media Graphic Design. There will be a reception and awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 13th, 12-2 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Chemeketa Community College
Buidling 3, Rm 122
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE 
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.Chemeketa.edu/programs

Wednesday, May 27, 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, May 27, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

May 8- May 31. Tour Schreiner's Iris Gardens’ 10-acre display gardens filled with over 500 named Irises. Shop the award-winning Irises and gift shop. Fresh-cut Irises are available for purchase every day. Free admission.
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens
3625 Quinaby Rd. NE
Salem, OR 97303
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

The 9th annual Cascade Print Exchange under the auspices of Oregon State University and Professor Yuji Hiratsuka, will be at the gallery through May. Opening night is set for Friday, May 8, at 5:30 p.m.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Wednesday, May 27, 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, May 27, 2015 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Wednesday Wine Tasting-La Brasseur. St. Urban Cellars hosts complimentary local vineyards wine tasting Wednesday’s from 4-7 p.m. La Brasseur is visiting from beautiful Eagle Point, Oregon. St. Urban Cellars is located in Gayle’s Italian Market; downtown Salem.
St. Urban Cellars
102 NE Liberty St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-508-9659
www.sturbancellars.com

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Indulge in a fantastic wine tasting hosted by Chateau Bianca winery 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

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Come and enjoy complementary wine tasting at Bentley's every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. Additional specials on featured wine are available throughout the week at Bentley's Grill.   
Grand Hotel in Salem, Lobby 
291 Liberty St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-779-1660
www.bentleysgrill.com

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Media included - Painting, Drawing, Design, Printmaking, Ceramics, Digital Art, Photography, Glass, Sculpture and Time-Based Media Graphic Design. There will be a reception and awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 13th, 12-2 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Chemeketa Community College
Buidling 3, Rm 122
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE 
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.Chemeketa.edu/programs

Thursday, May 28, 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, May 28, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

May 8- May 31. Tour Schreiner's Iris Gardens’ 10-acre display gardens filled with over 500 named Irises. Shop the award-winning Irises and gift shop. Fresh-cut Irises are available for purchase every day. Free admission.
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens
3625 Quinaby Rd. NE
Salem, OR 97303
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

The 9th annual Cascade Print Exchange under the auspices of Oregon State University and Professor Yuji Hiratsuka, will be at the gallery through May. Opening night is set for Friday, May 8, at 5:30 p.m.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 11:00am - 1:00pm

Celebrate National Historic Preservation Month with 28 heritage organizations displaying historic military vehicles and engaging exhibits that tell Oregon's story and highlight local preservation projects. State Capitol tower tour at 11 a.m.
Oregon State Capitol Mall
900 Court St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-986-0678

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Media included - Painting, Drawing, Design, Printmaking, Ceramics, Digital Art, Photography, Glass, Sculpture and Time-Based Media Graphic Design. There will be a reception and awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 13th, 12-2 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Chemeketa Community College
Buidling 3, Rm 122
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE 
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.Chemeketa.edu/programs

Friday, May 29, 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, May 29, 2015 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Delve into acres of exquisite gardens on a self-guided tour throughout Salem with the 20th Annual Garden Tour. All proceeds will go towards creating a nature playscape for kids at the Gilbert House Children's Museum. $20 for adults / $5 ages 12 & under. Tickets at: Roth's Fresh Markets & Gilbert House Children's Museum.
Gardens throughout Salem
116 Marion St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-371-3631
www.acgilbert.org/garden-tour

Friday, May 29, 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, May 29, 2015 - 10:00am

May 8-June 27. A benefit sale for the Salem Art Association in memory of Debra Smith Allis. The new exhibition in the A.N. Bush Gallery  is a unique event. The Salem Art Association (SAA) will be exhibiting part of a private art collection which includes many well-respected Pacific Northwest landscape artists. 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, May 29, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

May 8- May 31. Tour Schreiner's Iris Gardens’ 10-acre display gardens filled with over 500 named Irises. Shop the award-winning Irises and gift shop. Fresh-cut Irises are available for purchase every day. Free admission.
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens
3625 Quinaby Rd. NE
Salem, OR 97303
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 10:00am

May 8 - June 27. A show of monotype prints by two of the leading printmakers in the Mid-Willamette Valley, Jonathan Bucci and Kim Hoffman. Their work shares a minimalist aesthetic which ties them together. 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, May 29, 2015 - 10:00am

May 8-June 27. Debbie Robinson is a well-known local artist whose stunning pastels have a quiet grandness to them that is emotionally soothing. Her pastel works represent contemporary impressionism at its most ethereal and evocative. 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, May 29, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

The 9th annual Cascade Print Exchange under the auspices of Oregon State University and Professor Yuji Hiratsuka, will be at the gallery through May. Opening night is set for Friday, May 8, at 5:30 p.m.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for some fun exercise-5 and 10 kilometer walks, with the last mile in the peony field. The longer route also includes visiting nearby hosta and daylily nurseries.
Adelman Peony Gardens
5690 Brooklake Rd. NE
Salem, OR 97305
503-393-6185
www.peonyparadise.com

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Media included - Painting, Drawing, Design, Printmaking, Ceramics, Digital Art, Photography, Glass, Sculpture and Time-Based Media Graphic Design. There will be a reception and awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 13th, 12-2 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Chemeketa Community College
Buidling 3, Rm 122
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE 
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.Chemeketa.edu/programs

Saturday, May 30, 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, May 30, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

May 8- May 31. Tour Schreiner's Iris Gardens’ 10-acre display gardens filled with over 500 named Irises. Shop the award-winning Irises and gift shop. Fresh-cut Irises are available for purchase every day. Free admission.
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens
3625 Quinaby Rd. NE
Salem, OR 97303
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 10:00am - Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 6:00pm

With the last weekend of the 2015 Bloom Season upon us we are holding Gift Shop Discount Days. Join us Saturday from 1-1:30 p.m. for 'How to Dig & Divide' Iris Demonstration.
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens
3625 Quinaby Rd. NE
Salem, OR 97303
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 10:00am

May 9-July 19. In 2014, Portland artists Tom Prochaska and Christy Wyckoff embarked on a journey to retrace the footsteps of Portland painter Charles Heaney (1897-1981), who often traveled to remote regions of Eastern Oregon in search of artistic inspiration. This exhibition features 30 drawings created by the artists’ during their road trip. Museum hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.; closed Mondays.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

The Elsinore Framing & Fine Art Gallery will host the Watercolor Society of Oregon's annual Aqueous Media Show for an extended showing from May 16-June 27. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. Free admission.
Elsinore Framing & Fine Art Gallery
444 Ferry St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-4642
www.elsinoregallery.com

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 10:00am

May 9-July 19. This exhibition features several of Portland artist Mel Katz's large scale drawings and small sculptures used to work out some of the complex visual problems and challenges in his final sculptures, and offers insights into the artist's creative process. Museum hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1 p.m.-5 p.m.; closed Mondays.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Study Gallery
700 State St.
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855
www.willamette.edu/arts

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

The 9th annual Cascade Print Exchange under the auspices of Oregon State University and Professor Yuji Hiratsuka, will be at the gallery through May. Opening night is set for Friday, May 8, at 5:30 p.m.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 11:00am - 7:00pm

Celebrate Oregon Wine Month with complimentary vineyard tours on our classic 1950 Chevy flatbed truck, a fun look at our 350 acre estate. Open daily from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays until 7 p.m. Tasting fees are $5-10.
Left Coast Cellars' Tasting Room
4225 N Pacific Hwy 99W
Rickreall, OR 97371
503-831-4916
www.leftcoastcellars.com

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 12:00pm

Doc Fleetwood will be playing some jazz for us the afternoon of May 30th. Come enjoy his music on the last Saturday of Oregon Wine Month.
Coria Estates Tasting Room
8252 Redstone Ave. SE
Salem, OR 97306
503-363-0525
www.coriaestates.com

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 1:30pm

Children are encouraged to come read to trained service animals. Sign-ups not required. For more information, call 503-588-6088 or visit www.salemlibrary.org.
Children's Room, Salem Public Library
585 Liberty St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-588-6052
www.salemlibrary.org

Sunday, May 31, 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, May 31, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Media included - Painting, Drawing, Design, Printmaking, Ceramics, Digital Art, Photography, Glass, Sculpture and Time-Based Media Graphic Design. There will be a reception and awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 13th, 12-2 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Chemeketa Community College
Buidling 3, Rm 122
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE 
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.Chemeketa.edu/programs

Sunday, May 31, 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, May 31, 2015 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

May 8- May 31. Tour Schreiner's Iris Gardens’ 10-acre display gardens filled with over 500 named Irises. Shop the award-winning Irises and gift shop. Fresh-cut Irises are available for purchase every day. Free admission.
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens
3625 Quinaby Rd. NE
Salem, OR 97303
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com

Monday, June 1, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Media included - Painting, Drawing, Design, Printmaking, Ceramics, Digital Art, Photography, Glass, Sculpture and Time-Based Media Graphic Design. There will be a reception and awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 13th, 12-2 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Chemeketa Community College
Buidling 3, Rm 122
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE 
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.Chemeketa.edu/programs

Monday, June 1, 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, June 1, 2015 - 2:00pm - 6:00pm

June 1-26. Exhibit creations reflecting “issue of climate change due to global warming… and will combine studio and exhibit space in developing pieces within the cultural context of sustainability that critically and emotionally engage the viewer.” Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri. 2-6 p.m. Free admission.
Project Space
156 Front St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Monday, June 1, 2015 - 2:00pm - Friday, June 19, 2015 - 6:00pm

Artist Rachel Wolfson Smith will be showing a body of work that will, “merge concepts of motion, time, and the Icarus complex." Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri. 2-6 p.m. Free admission.
Project Space
156 Front St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Media included - Painting, Drawing, Design, Printmaking, Ceramics, Digital Art, Photography, Glass, Sculpture and Time-Based Media Graphic Design. There will be a reception and awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 13th, 12-2 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Chemeketa Community College
Buidling 3, Rm 122
4000 Lancaster Dr. NE 
Salem, OR 97309
503-399-2533
www.Chemeketa.edu/programs

Tuesday, June 2, 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, June 2, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

The 9th annual Cascade Print Exchange under the auspices of Oregon State University and Professor Yuji Hiratsuka, will be at the gallery through May. Opening night is set for Friday, May 8, at 5:30 p.m.
River Gallery
184 S Main St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 12:00pm

Jonathan Bucci, artist and Collection Curator at The HFMA, will discuss the exhibit “Mono x Two: Prints by Jonathan Bucci & Kim Hoffman” featuring monotype prints by both artists that share a minimalist aesthetic. 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, June 2, 2015 - 2:00pm - 6:00pm

June 1-26. Exhibit creations reflecting “issue of climate change due to global warming… and will combine studio and exhibit space in developing pieces within the cultural context of sustainability that critically and emotionally engage the viewer.” Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri. 2-6 p.m. Free admission.
Project Space
156 Front St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 4:00pm - 8:00pm

Get your weekly goods from the new Farmers Market! Meet local farmers and support local businesses by shopping and dining from local vendors operating booths in Woodburn’s Downtown Plaza throughout the harvest season.  
Downtown area
Woodburn, OR 97071
503-982-5239
www.ci.woodburn.or.us/?q=content/woodburn-special-events