Local Events in Albany, Oregon

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2014 NEC Code Change, Phoenix Inn Suites, Albany
Sat, 16 May 2015 08:00:00 +0000

2014 NEC  Code Change Course.
Get 8 hours of continuing education credits.
Course is approved in both Oregon & Washington.

2014 NEC Code Book is recommended for this class

Class will be held at the Phoenix Inn Suites, Albany, Oregon



PLEASE CALL IEC AT 503-598-7789 

When: May 16, 2015 8:00:00 AM to May 16, 2015 5:00:00 PMin Albany, Oregon
Cost: 100.00 true 2014 NEC Code Change Class 100.00

Sasquatch Chase - 5K Fun Run/Walk
Sat, 30 May 2015 09:00:00 +0000

The legendary Sasquatch (AKA Big Foot) will be migrating through the trees of Oak Creek Green Belt Trail on Saturday, May 30. Race will begin at Teloh Calapooia Park– 9:43 a.m. Park will be filled with fun for the whole family!   Sasquatch Chase benefits Albany YoungLife Summer Camp Scholarship Fund, so that every teen can experience the best week of their life!! REGISTRATION FEE is $25 per person over 5 (ages 5 & under are free). Fee will increase to $37 after May 25th. Registration will be open the day of the race, but T-shirts will be limited. Note: If you are a part of a student's team, please insert the student's last name in the "Team Name" section when registering. T-SHIRTS are $5 additional, and will come in adult or youth sizes. (HINT: a youth large fits like a woman's small.) PARKING is very limited at the park, so we will be providing a shuttle from LBCC to the park. AWARDS will be given to the top male & female in each age bracket. FAMILY FUN!! Face painting, bounce house, and sidewalk chalk for the kids! Strollers are welcome on trail, but there are some rough spots so please be cautious. Sasquatch will be lurking, but for children who may be terrified of such a chase, they will be given a red balloon to keep Sasquatch away. There will be many photo opps to capture your victory!   Note: Oak Creek Green Belt Trail may still be soggy but as long as it is safe, the run will go on in rain or shine. Notifications of cancellation will be given 24 hours prior to race. Full reimbursements will be made if cancelled.

When: May 30, 2015 9:00:00 AM in Albany, Oregon

Willamette Valley Jr Champs
Fri, 05 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0000

Division: Championships: BG(12-18 (78'Court/Yellow Ball) )sd,FRLC

Matches will be played at Albany Tennis Club and West Albany High School.

When: Jun 5, 2015 12:00:00 AM to Jun 7, 2015 12:00:00 AMin Albany, Oregon

Singing From The Heart
Thu, 04 Jun 2015 19:30:00 +0000

Join us for Director James Reddans last LBCC concert, featuring the award-winning choirs LBCC Concert Choir and Re-Choired Element Chamber Choir as well as a cappella groups Blue Light Special and The Sirens.

Online ticket sales begin May 18th (buy online). The Box Office is open week of performance 1-4pm.

(For more information, including restaurants, hotels, things to do, and events in the Corvallis and Benton County, Oregon area: VisitCorvallis.com.)

When: Jun 4, 2015 7:30:00 PM in Albany, Oregon

All In The Timing
Thu, 14 May 2015 19:30:00 +0000

Join us for an evening of student-directed one-act plays that combine wit, intellect, satire and just plain fun!

This show is PG13 and seating is limited.

Adult $10, Student/Seniors $7.

Online ticket sales begin May 1st (buy online). Box Office will be open week of performance 1-4 pm.

(For more information, including restaurants, hotels, things to do, and events in the Corvallis and Benton County, Oregon area: VisitCorvallis.com.)

When: May 14, 2015 7:30:00 PM in Albany, Oregon

Mother's Day Hanging Flower Baskets
Fri, 08 May 2015 17:00:00 +0000

Give your Mom a beautiful hanging flower basket on Mother's Day, and help teens go to Young Life Summer Camp at the same time! This is sure to make your mother feel appreciated, and proud of the kind and generous person you've become. Pick up your flower baskets on either... Friday evening, May 8 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. or Saturday, May 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Get your flower basket at Young Life Clubroom (620 Cleveland St. Albany, 97321) on both days. Please don't forgot to come grab them.    Your purchase will help students earn their way to Young Life camp this summer, so please grab one and spread the word to all your friends. About the Flowers Baskets are "New Sun" with plastic bases, and are a variety of flowers, like trailing Petunias, Calibrachoa Bidens, Bacopa, Verbena, Osteospermum, Swan River Daisy, Creeping Charlie and Ivy Geraniums. These plants perform by blooming intensely over the whole season, as well as requiring less dead-heading. We plant them in the sides and rim of the basket.  Seed-grown annuals such as Marigold, Salvia and Geraniums are also used.  Hanging Flower Baskets provided by Country Garden Nursery, McMinnville.  

When: May 8, 2015 5:00:00 PM in Albany, Oregon

The Dirty Dash Mud Run Oregon
Sat, 25 Jul 2015 09:00:00 +0000

The Dirty Dash is out to show the world that anyone can play dirty!

Packet pickup, parking, and other info will be posted two weeks before the event.

When: Jul 25, 2015 9:00:00 AM to Jul 25, 2015 12:00:00 PMin Albany, Oregon
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing.

Generations in the Workplace, Part II
Thu, 04 Jun 2015 09:00:00 +0000

Explore the four generations in the workplace today and how to manage each of them.


Part II will focus on the management, motivation and retention of the generations along with providing hints and tips on managing. We will cover:

  • Accommodating Employee Differences
  • Creating Workplace Choices
  • Operating in a Sophisticated Management Style
  • Respecting Competence and Initiative
  • Nourishing Retention


Not only will we explore successful organizations and managers, we will explore the seven characteristics of flexibility in your leadership role.


If you missed him the first time this year; don't make that mistake again. This is THE one session you'll want to attend this year!




Grant Axtell
Grant is learning specialist at the Oregon Employment Department, a state agency of over 1200 employees. He develops designs and delivers agency learning including leadership, career and professional development opportunities to both staff and managers. Grant holds degrees in public policy and administration and speech communication from Western Oregon University. His areas of expertise include customer service, leadership development, generational diversity and facilitation. An active member of American Society for Training and Development and International Association of Workforce, Grant has served as president, director of conference, and director of marketing on the board of the ASTD-Cascadia Chapter. He currently is serving as director of programs and serves on the board of the Oregon IAWP Chapter as president and the International Board as conference program chair.


This program has been pre-approved for three special HRCI Credits.

When: Jun 4, 2015 9:00:00 AM to Jun 4, 2015 12:00:00 PMin Albany, Oregon
Cost: 12.50 true Admission 12.50

Johnny & June
Sat, 06 Jun 2015 20:00:00 +0000

Randy Boell is the latest and greatest Johnny Cash tribute artist in the US. His vocal register so perfectly matches the "Man in Black," that he is able to take people back to when country music was country and it ROCKED! He is bringing his vegas style to Albany with his supporting co-star Kimberly Hall as she joins the tribute show as June Carter. Her vocal prowess and ability to so accurately replicate the vocal tone and nuances of Carter is unparalleled.


Hall will also pay tribute some of the "Queens of Country" to round the concert event out!

You won't want to miss this INCREDIBLE night of country music!

 Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Call NV Music Enterprise with any questions @ 503.800.0070.


The doors open at 7:00 and dinner is available at the Albany Eagles Lodge for purchase.

When: Jun 6, 2015 8:00:00 PM to Jun 6, 2015 10:00:00 PMin Albany, Oregon

Mother Earth News Fair in Albany
Fri, 05 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0000

The MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR is a family-friendly sustainable living event that features 200 hands-on workshops and demonstrations from experts on real food, organic gardening, homesteading, renewable energy, green building and remodeling, DIY projects, small-scale livestock, green transportation, natural health, and related topics. Notable speakers include Joel Salatin, cheesemaker Claudia Lucero, Mountain Rose Herb's Erin McIntosh, and horticulturist Jessi Bloom.

Also on the grounds: hands-on children's projects; heritage-breed livestock; an alternative-fuel vehicle display; vendor, livestock and craft demonstrations; and local and organic food offerings.

Pre-order weekend wristband passes for $20. Passes will cost $30 at the gate. Children 17 and under get in free. The event offers a limited number of VIP lanyards. VIPs receive priority seating at workshops, catered meals and other perks.

Dates: June 6-7, 2015

Times: Saturday 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Sunday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

When: Jun 5, 2015 12:00:00 AM in Albany, Oregon
Cost: 17 & Under Free, Adults $20