Suzanne's Around Town
ACMA Dance, Cinderella, and Sen. Warren!

Hi! Everyone-

Hopefully the weather will hold for Memorial Day BBQs!

Happy Long Weekend!

Suzanne




May 26th

2014 Multnomah County Fair@ Oaks Park (7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland) from 12-7PM.Free Admission! Free Parking!!! Bumper cars, kiddie&thrill rides, pony rides along with barnyard fun, petting zoo,robotics demos, and a magic show by Professor Bamboozle!!!! Go to www.multnomahcountyfair.org or phone 503/233-5777 for complete schedule!
Memorial Day Weekend@ Wine Country through today! Savor the region's acclaimed Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and other wines at any of more than 100 Oregon wineries which will open their doors to tours, picnics, and live music. Go to this site for more info:www.willamettewines.com

May 27th

Read to the Dogs@ Garden Home Library from 6-7PM.Kids who can read on their own can improve their skills by reading aloud to a therapy dog. Registration required by phoning the library at 503/245-9932 or stop in to sign up for a time slot.

Book Babies @Garden Home Library at 10:30AM.

Kid's Club Event@ Cedar Hills Crossing from 5-6:30PM. Join in for cool crafts for Father's Day gifts. Design a baseball cap, coffee mug, and a #1 Dad Key Chain. Go to www.cedarhillscrossing.com for more info.


May 28th

Senator Elizabeth Warren@Powell's at Cedar Hills Crossing at 7PM.In A Fighting Chance (Metropolitan), a passionate, funny, rabble-rousing book, Senator Elizabeth Warren shows why she has chosen to fight tooth and nail for the middle class and why she has become a hero to all those who believe that government can and must do better for working families. Senator Warren tells the inspiring story of the two-decade journey that taught her how Washington really works and really doesn't. This event is sponsored by the World Affairs Council of Oregon. Go to www.powells.com and click on "stores and events" for more info.
Preschool Storytime@ Garden Home Library at 11:45AM.

May 29th

All Ages Storytime@ Garden Home Library from 11:45AM-12:15PM.Something for everyone!

ACMA's Dance Recital@ ACMA Performing Arts Center (11375 SW Center Street, Beaverton) at 7PM. See Friday for details.


May 30th

ACMA's Dance Recital@ ACMA Performing Arts Center (11375 SW Center Street, Beaverton) at 7PM.The Arts&Communication Magnet Academy's Annual Dance Recital will showcase dynamic, diverse, and inspiring dance performances. Tickets are available online at www.dancewestcompany.com or at the door (cash or check). $12 per adult and $8 per student.

Storytime&Craft @The Craft Factory (7832 S.W. Capitol Highway, Suite B-Multnomah Village) from 10:30AM-11AM. Friday Storytime is followed by a simple $5 craft. For more info on regular hours and events, go to: www.craftfactorypdx.com.

Mini-Masters Class@ My Masterpiece Art Studio (7905 SW Cirrus Drive-Parkside Business Center) from 10:30AM-11:10AM. New project each week inspired by a famous artist.$10 per kid -ages 2 to 5 years, you must phone ahead to reserve a spot at 503/453-3700. Go to www.mymasterpieceartstudio.com  for calendar and more info!

Cinderella@ Valley Catholic High School (4275 SW 148th Ave., Beaverton) at 7PM. See Sunday for details. 


May 31st

Star Wars Yoga Storytime@ Beaverton City Library from 1-1:45PM.Kids from 4 to 9 years can enjoy a special story time with movement. Registration required at 503/350-3600.

Beaverton Farmer's Market@ SW Hall Blvd (across from Beaverton Library) from 8AM to 1:30PM! Go to www.beavertonfarmersmarket.com for more info.

ACMA's Dance Recital@ ACMA Performing Arts Center (11375 SW Center Street, Beaverton) at 2PM &7PM. See Thursday for details.

Cinderella@ Valley Catholic High School (4275 SW 148th Ave., Beaverton) at 7PM.See Sunday for details. 


Jun 1st

Cinderella@ Valley Catholic High School (4275 SW 148th Ave., Beaverton) at 2PM.

Journey Theater Arts Group presents a new spin on Cinderella!Cinderella dreams of attending the ball thrown by Prince Andrew, a young prince whos not ready to be King. With the help of dear friends (Fairy Godmother and Sir Mikhail) the two embark on a journey to find each other and true love. From a vivid Masquerade Ball to the comical Knights, this show is super fun! Go to http://www.journeytheater.org/shows/cinderella/ for ticket info.

$2 Sunday@ OMSI from 9:30AM-5:30PM. The first Sunday of every month is just $2 admission. Go to www.omsi.edu for complete info.

Free "Infuse, Muddle, Blend " Technique Class@ Williams-Sonoma (Wash. Sq.) at 10AM. Learn how to infuse syrups, muddle like a master and blend frosty drinks to perfection. Phone the store to register at 503/684-2784. Demo class so arrive early to snag a seat!

Chicamarimba@ Tigard Library from 1-2:30PM. Sign up for the Adult Summer Reading Program and start it off on a high note. Fan favorites Chicamarimba will brighten your weekend with its upbeat world music that blends African and Latin American rhythms.