“2015 Sky Preview”, Tuesday, January 13, 6PM, 7:15PM, and 8:30PM, Mt. Hood Community College Planetarium, 2600 SE Stark St., Gresham. $2. Campus map on their website: http://www.mhcc.edu/planetarium/ “All shows are presented under a realistic representation of the night sky, featuring the latest galactic, stellar and planetary images.”
"Commemoration of Martin Luther King, Jr.", Sunday, January 18, 2PM, Lake Oswego Library. "Baha'is of Lake Oswego will present a program at Lake Oswego Public Library to honor Martin Luther King Jr. with quotes from Dr. King, music and refreshments. Music will be performed by Lake Oswego Baha'i Children's Chorus, Laila Murphy, Cheryll Simmermann and Beth Yazhari."
"Oregon Truffle Marketplace", Sunday, January 18, 11AM-4PM, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg. $15 general admission; $22 with wine tasting and commemorative wine glass. "Truffle tastings, artisan foods, fresh truffles, a truffle dog demonstration, and truffle cooking demonstrations and tastings." http://www.oregontrufflefestival.com/event/fresh-truffle-marketplace/ Truffle Marketplace Eugene January 25: https://kiosk.eztix.co/kiosk-optimised/tag/32553/eugene
"North American Truffle Dog Championship", Wednesday, January 21, 11AM, Oregon Horse Center, 90751 Prairie Rd., Eugene. $15. "This 2 day inaugural event will begin in Eugene, Oregon on January 21st, 2015 with a series of qualifying events at the Oregon Horse Center’s indoor Silverado Arena where spectators can cheer-on the teams as they race to search for hidden truffle-scented targets. Ten finalists from Day 1 events will advance on January 22nd to the Joriad Field Trial." (Field event for competitors and judges only.) https://kiosk.eztix.co/kiosk-optimised-event/32553/39653