|Monks welcome visitors for Saint Benedict Festival|
SAINT BENEDICT – The monks of Mount Angel Abbey will share a farm-to-fork picnic and their own craft beer at the Saint Benedict Festival set for Saturday, July 9.
|Brothers Mariano Alva-Ramirez and Benjamin Tran show Mount Angel Abbey's beer.|
The event was created to share the heart of monastic life with first-time visitors as well as longtime Abbey friends.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
|An Irish take on American quilting|
|When Philomena Durcan, 81, was a girl in County Sligo, in Ireland’s west country, her mother crocheted and made lace for sixpence a yard.|
Sunday, June 26, 2016
|Free performances Fridays at Marylhurst|
|LAKE OSWEGO — Marylhurst University’s Summer on the Green offers free performances Friday evenings on the university campus. Highlights for 2016 include the Shakespeare plays: |
• Coriolanus at 6 p.m. July 8,
• the Tempest at 6 p.m. Aug. 5 and
• Love’s Labour’s Lost at 6 p.m. Aug. 26.
In music, top nights include
• Nu Shooz on July 15,
• Quarterflash on July 29,
•Three Leg Torso on Aug. 12 and
• Aaron Meyer on Aug. 19.
Audience members are encouraged to bring picnics and blankets for lawn seating.
Saturday, June 25, 2016