(Artwork above: Big Horn Ram by an Inmate of the Oregon Correctional Institute) Art in the Atrium, Franklin Crossing, First Friday, December 7, 5-8pm exhibits artwork by inmates of Oregon correctional institutions with sales benefiting the Ugandan orphan children of Otino Waa Children’s Village. The exhibit continues through December 28. In 2002, Carol and Bob Higgins,…

(Photo above courtesy of Tower Theatre) This December the Tower Theatre Foundation and Bend Radio Group invite you to Christmas Movie Nights! Join us for holiday laughs, costume contests, seasonal sentiments, a toy drive, and—of course— classic Christmas films. On Friday, December 7 watch nine interwoven holiday stories examine the one emotion that connects us…

(Photo above: Dan Faehnle | courtesy of Jazz at the Oxford) Three guitar legends—Dan Balmer, Dan Faehnle and John Stowell—join forces for a series of unforgettable performances at BendBroadband’s Jazz at the Oxford. “These three innovative guitarists are individually known and respected for their work, so we’re especially thrilled to offer audiences the opportunity to see…

(Photo courtesy of Sunriver Music Festival) Over the past 15 years, Sunriver Music Festival has consistently maintained its commitment to music education at Sunriver’s Three Rivers School. Now, through the support of Bennington Properties, the Festival is expanding its support again with a new scholarship program for motivated students. “Robert Bennington recently established a $5,000…

(Artwork above by Brent & Luke Lawrence) Sunriver Resort Lodge Betty Gray Gallery presents paintings by Courtney Holton and metal sculpture by Brent Lawrence and Luke Lawrence. The three artists’ work will appear in the upper and lower galleries during Thanksgiving weekend through November 25. Painter Courtney Holton exhibits the mixed media, abstract art Construction…

This version of Chaucer’s Literary Masterpiece has a large dose of Monty Python styled humor to create a raucous yet educational comedy. You’ll see many of the 14th Century Pilgrims who ventured to Canterbury to visit the shrine of St. Thomas Becket. These pilgrims drift across many centuries, so, among them you’ll meet The Miller,…