(Brubeck Brothers Quartet | Photo courtesy of the Oxford Hotel) The Oxford Hotel Bend welcomes the Brubeck Brothers Quartet for the tenth annual Jazz at the Oxford series. Comprised of two sons of ‘cool jazz’ curator, Dave Brubeck, the Quartet showcases the talents of Dan Brubeck on drums, Chris Brubeck on trombone, Mike Demicco on…

(Photo | Courtesy of Deschutes Public Library) Season and individual event tickets are now on sale for the 2020 Author! Author! Literary Series. The line-up of bestselling authors includes Barry Lopez (Arctic Dreams), Susan Orlean (The Library Book), and Michael Pollan (The Omnivore’s Dilemma). Series tickets are $75 for general admission, or $210 for premiere…

(Photo courtesy of Buddy Mays) Among the most beautiful and mysterious creatures in nature, butterflies are fascinating to watch, gorgeous to look at and certainly stimulating to learn about. Central Oregon is a butterfly haven and The Butterflies of Bend & Central Oregon, a recently released identification guide by author/photographer/biologist Buddy Mays, describes in words…

(Artwork by Leah Wilson) At Liberty will host an interdisciplinary panel discussion in conjunction with the Time and Place: Ecological Work by Leah Wilson exhibition. The panel, moderated by exhibition curator Andries Fourie, will consist of artist Leah Wilson, Dr. Steve Wondzell (research ecologist with Pacific Northwest Research Station, U.S.D.A Forest Service), Dr. Michael Nelson (a philosopher…