Upcoming Events

KATU Upcoming Entertainment Events

Submit your upcoming entertainment event (All entries subject to editorial approval)

September 01

The Slush and Slice Tournament

The Resort at The Mountain, located at the base of Mount Hood in Welches, Ore., will co-host The Slush and Slice Tournament with Timberline to raise money for the Troops Triumph organization. Fundraising for The Slush and Slice Tournament will help Troops Triumph increase their programs to provide equipment and support for disabled veterans to enjoy snow sports throughout the Mt. Hood recreation area. Slush and Slice aspires to expand their fundraising efforts across the nation and improve the availability of adaptive snow sport equipment for not only disabled veterans but for all disable persons. The tournament will include: skiing and snowboard events on Palmer Snowfield at Timberline Lodge and golfing The Resort at The Mountain golf course. To sign-up for the Slush and Slice Tournament, contact the golf shop at The Resort by phone (503) 622-3151 or via email at golfshop@theresort.com. For more information about Troops Triumph visit www.troopstriumph.org. For more information about The Resort at the Mountain or the Slush and Slice Tournament, visit www.TheResort.com or call 503-622-3101.

September 04

Anti-Bully Workshop

It’s Time to get Your Kid 100% Immune to BULLIES! On the first Thursday of every month, TNT Martial Arts in Hillsboro hosts a Free Anti-Bully Workshop for families with children ages 6-11 years old. The event is from 430pm to 6pm and also includes one of our Community-Safe topics. Parents MUST attend with their child. The kids will learn the TNT anti-bully system “Get AATTMM” which will show them (and their parents) how to most effectively deal with bullies and schools that are reluctant to help. This system is not the standard hug-a-bully type program found elsewhere that makes everyone but the victim feel good---Parents who are tired of their child being repeatedly victimized will LOVE this workshop! TNT’s Community-Safe topics include: Tricks & Traps of Child Predators, Good Stranger/Bad Stranger, No Secrets/No Shame & The Internet Has a Dark Side… The classes are FREE if you register prior to your attendance. Class size is limited and fills up quickly so parents are encouraged to get their families signed up right away. Parents can call (503) 640-8400 or sign-up online at www.martialartshillsboro.com TEACH YOUR CHILD TO BE A VICTOR, NOT A VICTIM

September 12

Hillsboro Plein Air Plus

Artists from across the region will converge to capture the sights and scenes of Hillsboro at the 8th Annual Hillsboro Plein Air Plus event on September 12th and 13th. This annual outdoor art competition hosted by the Hillsboro Arts & Culture Council brings artists of all mediums, styles and levels to our community, and highlights the wonderful landscapes, city scenes and people of Hillsboro. You don’t need to be an artist to enjoy this event! Spectators are encouraged to come out and watch the artists at work, or come out to Saturday’s Reception to see the completed artwork, meet the artists, and vote for the People’s Choice Award. For more information, including rules, schedule and prizes, visit www.hillsboroarts.org.

September 13

Strut Your Mutt

A leisurely fundraising dog walk, or a timed 5K run with (or without) your pooch, followed by a doggie-themed festival that includes pet contests, photos, doggie goodies, fun activities for the whole family, including food, refreshments and more to raise money for your favorite local animal welfare group (any of Best Friends’ local No More Homeless Pets Network partners) or for Best Friends Animal Society, and to help Save Them All®

September 19

Third Friday Baby Boomers Social Club

Couples and Singles, Boomers come out to have fun with their peers. Ron Cowen DJ will be playing our favorites and taking requests. Gateway Elks has lots of free parking, good dance floor, good food and prices. If you want to have dinner they requests you make reservations, dinner served 5:30 - 8 PM, 503-255-6535 bar food 8:30 to 11PM

October 02

8th Annual Women's Leadership Luncheon

Over the last 11 years, 15,000 leaders have been supported through the Center for Women’s Leadership’s mentorship, service programs and educational resources. Please join us this year as we celebrate! At last year’s annual Leadership Luncheon, we announced we were changing our name to the Center for Women’s Leadership to re-affirm our commitment to supporting the leadership goals of women and girls across sectors. We believe that all women and girls should be thinking about their own leadership early and often, so that it’s second nature for them to raise their voice to make change and raise their hand to lead, no matter the leadership path they choose. In 2014, we invite you to join us at our event to honor 4 incredible women who have made a difference in Oregon through their leadership in the arts, politics, law, and business. This year, we honor Multnomah County Judge Adrienne Nelson, Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber Executive Director Gale Castillo, PICA Executive Director Victoria Frey, and Congresswoman Darlene Hooley. Proceeds go to support our life-changing high school girls and college women's programs! To support the leadership potential of women and girls across sectors, communities and careers, you can make a difference through your sponsorship! Individual tickets - $100 Please contact our Executive Director, Sunny Petit at 503.725.2895 or at cwlinfo@pdx.edu for more information about sponsorship levels.

Anti-Bully Workshop

It’s Time to get Your Kid 100% Immune to BULLIES! On the first Thursday of every month, TNT Martial Arts in Hillsboro hosts a Free Anti-Bully Workshop for families with children ages 6-11 years old. The event is from 430pm to 6pm and also includes one of our Community-Safe topics. Parents MUST attend with their child. The kids will learn the TNT anti-bully system “Get AATTMM” which will show them (and their parents) how to most effectively deal with bullies and schools that are reluctant to help. This system is not the standard hug-a-bully type program found elsewhere that makes everyone but the victim feel good---Parents who are tired of their child being repeatedly victimized will LOVE this workshop! TNT’s Community-Safe topics include: Tricks & Traps of Child Predators, Good Stranger/Bad Stranger, No Secrets/No Shame & The Internet Has a Dark Side… The classes are FREE if you register prior to your attendance. Class size is limited and fills up quickly so parents are encouraged to get their families signed up right away. Parents can call (503) 640-8400 or sign-up online at www.martialartshillsboro.com TEACH YOUR CHILD TO BE A VICTOR, NOT A VICTIM

October 09

Portland, OR The Problem Student Problem-Solver Workshop

Got Problem Kids? Here's your Problem Student Problem-Solver Conference. You name the problems and this workshop delivers hundreds of immediate, problem-stopping answers. You will leave with innovative, more effective strategies for school failure, truancy, dropping out, work refusal, violence, delinquency, bad attitudes, depression and more. College credit and clock hours available. Free sample interventions, and free monthly Problem Student Problem-Solver magazine available at our web site, youthchg.com, or via email (dwells@youthchg.com), or call toll-free to 1-800-545-5736. Work-study financial aid available for all classes. Call for details. Coming to many cities around the US. Also available as distance learning. Call 1-800-545-5736 for information and a workshop flyer. College credit and clock hours for many disciplines offered for both live and recorded classes. On-site workshops can also be scheduled for your school, agency or conference. This class also makes a terrific fund raiser if you host the event and invite area professionals to attend. Call us at 1-800-545-5736 or visit our web site at youthchg.com for more details. If you have problem kids, we can help.

October 10

Portland, OR The Problem Student Problem-Solver Workshop

Got Problem Kids? Here's your Problem Student Problem-Solver Conference. You name the problems and this workshop delivers hundreds of immediate, problem-stopping answers. You will leave with innovative, more effective strategies for school failure, truancy, dropping out, work refusal, violence, delinquency, bad attitudes, depression and more. College credit and clock hours available. Free sample interventions, and free monthly Problem Student Problem-Solver magazine available at our web site, youthchg.com, or via email (dwells@youthchg.com), or call toll-free to 1-800-545-5736. Work-study financial aid available for all classes. Call for details. Coming to many cities around the US. Also available as distance learning. Call 1-800-545-5736 for information and a workshop flyer. College credit and clock hours for many disciplines offered for both live and recorded classes. On-site workshops can also be scheduled for your school, agency or conference. This class also makes a terrific fund raiser if you host the event and invite area professionals to attend. Call us at 1-800-545-5736 or visit our web site at youthchg.com for more details. If you have problem kids, we can help.

October 17

Third Friday Baby Boomers Social Club

Couples and Singles, Boomers come out to have fun with their peers. Ron Cowen DJ will be playing our favorites and taking requests. Gateway Elks has lots of free parking, good dance floor, good food and prices. If you want to have dinner they requests you make reservations, dinner served 5:30 - 8 PM, 503-255-6535 bar food 8:30 to 11PM

November 06

Anti-Bully Workshop

It’s Time to get Your Kid 100% Immune to BULLIES! On the first Thursday of every month, TNT Martial Arts in Hillsboro hosts a Free Anti-Bully Workshop for families with children ages 6-11 years old. The event is from 430pm to 6pm and also includes one of our Community-Safe topics. Parents MUST attend with their child. The kids will learn the TNT anti-bully system “Get AATTMM” which will show them (and their parents) how to most effectively deal with bullies and schools that are reluctant to help. This system is not the standard hug-a-bully type program found elsewhere that makes everyone but the victim feel good---Parents who are tired of their child being repeatedly victimized will LOVE this workshop! TNT’s Community-Safe topics include: Tricks & Traps of Child Predators, Good Stranger/Bad Stranger, No Secrets/No Shame & The Internet Has a Dark Side… The classes are FREE if you register prior to your attendance. Class size is limited and fills up quickly so parents are encouraged to get their families signed up right away. Parents can call (503) 640-8400 or sign-up online at www.martialartshillsboro.com TEACH YOUR CHILD TO BE A VICTOR, NOT A VICTIM

Ferguson response

Do you believe the Obama administration is doing too much or too little to calm unrest in Ferguson?

  • Doing too much
  • Doing too little
  • Not sure