More to See: Movies, Art and OMSI
View displays related to the 11th annual Lake Oswego Reads program through the month of February. Original art work from artists of all ages, photographs, artifacts and more! Displays will be up at Lakewood Center for the Arts, City Hall, the Lake Oswego Arts Council, Parks & Rec Building (formerly Palisades School), the Library, and local businesses.
Lake Oswego Reads Art Show
Lakewood Center for the Arts
Visit Lakewood Center for the Arts all of February and see the art created by well known artists after reading Rise of the Rocket Girls. Meet the artists on February 6 at a reception at 6:00 pm, program at 6:30 pm with dessert following.
Lakewood Center for the Arts
368 S. State St.
Stuart Adams, Bill Baily, Mary Burgess, Leslie Cheney-Parr, Susan Cowan, Lisa M Finch-Wiser, Bonnie Garlington, Susan Greenbaum, Dave Haslett, Jani Hoberg, Susan Jensen, Dyanne Locati, Vicki Mintkeski, Ann Munson, Debby Neely, Kara Pilcher, Jan Rimerman, Beth Verheyden, and Barbara Wagner.
2017 Lake Oswego Reads Art Traveling Schedule
February- Lakewood Center for the Arts
March- Lake Oswego Library
April- Silver Falls Library in Silverton.
May- Concordia University Library
June- Oregon City Library
July & August- Sandy Library
September- Stayton Library
October- Scio Library
November -Wilsonville Library
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race-
Starting January 13th in theaters nationwide
Watch for this inspiring movie at a local theater. It's the phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA at the leading edge of the feminist and civil rights movement, whose calculations helped fuel some of America's greatest achievements in space -- a powerful, revelatory story featuring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kirsten Dunst, and Kevin Costner.
Open hours and show times vary
See the world differently with OMSI. From immersive shows in the largest, most technologically advanced planetarium in the Pacific Northwest to displays that explore stargazing tools to the ever-fascinating "Science on a Sphere," there's always something interesting to learn about our universe. Learn more: http://www.omsi.edu/calendar
1945 SE Water Avenue
Starry Night Artwork -
Palisades School for the month of February
The Oak Creek Elementary School Art Literacy program is studying Van Gogh and painting Starry Night. View the cosmos through the lens of a young person's heart and talent.
Palisades School/Lake Oswego Parks and Rec
1500 Greentree Rd.
Historic Lake Oswego Photos -
Cascade Sotheby's International Realty for the month of February
Historic photos of Lake Oswego from the 1950s on loan from the Lake Oswego Library collection.
310 N State Street #102
M-F: Noon - 5 pm
Astro-photographs Display -
Lake Oswego Arts Council from February 6th - 24th
Greg Marshall and other local Rose City Astronomers astro-photographers will display their amazing photographs.
*Photo at right courtesy of nasa.gov
Arts Council of Lake Oswego
520 1st Street
Loftus, Logan and Beckett Collection -
Display Case in City Hall for month of February
Have a look at some relevant artifacts from the collections of James Loftus, Larry Logan and Dave Beckett.
*Photo at left via Doc Atomic's Attic of Astounding Artifacts
380 A Avenue