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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1
    Life Chains nationally today, including at many sites throughout the Northwest.  A peaceful expression of concern along local streets over the millions of lives lost to abortion in America. LifeChain.net.  Here is a list of Oregon sites, some of which had not yet been confirmed by LifeChain leaders:
    BURNS – Broadway Ave at Washington St, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.;  541-573-6059
    CLATSKANIE – Hwy 30 at Nehalem, 1 to 2 p.m.; signs at city park at 12:45; 503-728-2581
    (unconfirmed)  COOS BAY – Hwy 101 S at Anderson Ave, 2 to 3:30 p.m.;
    (unconfirmed) COQUILLE – Hwy 42 at Main St, 2 to 3:30 p.m.; 541-347-4248
    FLORENCE – Hwy 101 at 13th St, 1:30 to 3 p.m.; 541-997-2065
    (unconfirmed) GOLD BEACH – Ellensburg at the courthouse, 2 to 3 p.m.; meet at 1:30 p.m. at St Charles Catholic Church; 541-247-9503 or 541-247-2218
    HERMISTON – Hwy 395 at Hermiston Ave / Gladys Ave, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.;541-667-8537
    (unconfirmed) LANGLOIS – Hwy 101 at Langlois Community Church, 2 to 3 p.m.
    (unconfirmed) LEBANON – Academy St at Main St, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.; 541-258-5333
    LINCOLN CITY – Hwy 101 at SE 12th St, 2 to 3:30 p.m.;  360-281-3566
    MEDFORD – Biddle Rd at McAndrews Rd, 2:45 to 4:00 p.m.; 541-779-8587
    (unconfirmed) McMINNVILLE – 99W at McDonald Lane in front of office supply store, 2:30 to 4 p.m.;
    NEWPORT – US Hwy 101 at Olive St (Hwy 20), 2 to 3:30 p.m.; 541-444-2246 or 541-765-2159
    (unconfirmed) NORTH BEND – Washington St at Sherman Ave (Hwy 101), 1 to 2:30 p.m.; 541-756-0633 ext. 22 or 541-756-6901
    PENDLETON – Southgate (Hwy 395) at SW Haley Ave, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.; 541-276-9013;
    SALEM – Lancaster Drive at Center Street, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.; 503-689-0813
    (unconfirmed) SWEET HOME – 1344 Main St at 15th Ave, 1:30 to 3 p.m.; 936-522-6033
    TILLAMOOK – Main St at 3rd St, 2 to 3 p.m.; 503-815-2941.
    1 p.m., Author Metryx (Meechy) McCarty signing copies of his children’s book, Guardians of Virtue, Shiloh Fellowship Church, 10709 S.E. 10th St., Vancouver, Wash. 98664.  360-892-6020 or 360-241-7514
    4 p.m., Lutheran Choral Association in concert,  80th season, Peace Lutheran Church, 2201 N. Rosa Parks Way, Portland 97217. Offering taken.  kwd595@hotmail.com or lutheranchoral.org
    6 p.m., Autumn Gathering, Pioneer Hall on the Oregon Christian Convention conference grounds, 5605 Jubilee Drive S.E. Turner 97392. Bluegrass, folk, country and rock. Coffee and cobbler served. Free admission; freewill offering taken. 503-743-2101 or www.oregonchristianconvention.org
    6 to 8 p.m., YMCA of Columbia-Willamette’s 12th annual Christian Mission Celebration and Impact Event, Red Lion Hotel on the River, 909 N. Hayden Island Drive, Portland 97217.  Featured speaker is Terry Lyndon Johnsson, executive director of mission integration for Adventist Health in Portland. RSVP by Sept. 25 at 503-221-5335 or kstaley@ymcacw.org
MONDAY, OCTOBER 2
    Outdoor School for homeschool families, first of five consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp, 18705 Hwy. 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  Theme is “Connected to Creation: Ecological Studies of the Pacific Northwest.”  Also offered Oct. 2-5. 503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org
    Retirees Conference with John Nagle, first of four consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center,  289 N. Spruce St, Cannon Beach 97110.  Nagle has led growing church in California, Oregon and Washington.  1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
Tuesday, October 3
    7 p.m., World Vision presents the Set Free Tour with Big Daddy Weave, We Are Messengers and Micah Tyler in concert, East Hill Church, 701 N. Main Ave., Gresham. 97030.  Tickets $17 to $75.  transparentproductions.com
    7 p.m., Leslie Ferris speaking at Precious Daughters event, Bethel Assembly of God Church, 7220 S.E. Duke St., Portland 97206. www.preciousdaughters.com
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5
    Women and Men of Purpose International’s Restoration in Love Gathering, first of four consecutive days, B’Nai B’rith Camp, on Northeast Devil’s Lake Road, Otis 97368. $225. 503-443-2007 or info@womenofpurpose.com
    6 p.m., Annual Fall Soiree Benefit for Options Pregnancy Centers of Albany and Corvallis, Suburban Christian Church, 2760 S.W. 53rd St., Corvallis, OR 97333.  Staff of the centers will share the vision to add a state-of-the-art mobile ultrasound clinic to the agency’s services.  541-924-0160 or optionsprcfamily.org
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6
    8 a.m. to noon, Live2Lead simulcast with John Maxwell, Roseburg location to be announced.  904-305-j2538or support@christinawooten.com. or johnmaxwell.com
    MarriageTeam coaching training, first of two consecutive Friday-Saturday weekends, U.S. Digital Outreach Center, 1400 N.E. 136th Ave.,  Vancouver, Wash. 98684   MarriageTeam.org
     Women’s conference with Ellie Lofaro,  first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center,  289 N. Spruce St, Cannon Beach 97110.  From Virginia, Lofaro is founder of Heart, Miind & Soul Ministries and an author of five books. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7
    Compassion Downtown Portland clinic, First Baptist Church of Portland, 909 S.W. 11th Ave., Portland 97205.  Local churches and Compassion Connect collaborate to offer limited free medical and dental care on a first-come, first-served basis.  downtowncompassion.org
    Sixth annual C.S. Lewis Academy Golf Classic to benefit the Newberg school, Chehalem Glenn Golf Course, 4501 E. Fernwood Road, Newberg 97132.  503-989-1890 or steve.wallo@cslewisacademy.com
    4:30 to 7 p.m., Annual German Sausage Dinner, Rivercrest Community Church,  3201 N.E. 148th Ave., Portland 97230. $12 adults, $5 ages 6 to 12, free for age 5 or younger.  503-254-4400.
    7 to 11:30 p.m., CCMfriends social dance, The Ballroom Dance Company, 9800 S.W. Commercial, Tigard 97223. Dance lessonduring first hour. The music is a mixture of pop, rock, ballroom, R&B, Country, and more. The emphasis is on singles but couples are always welcome. $9 503-319-1951 or ccmfriends.com
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8
    7 p.m., World Vision presents the Set Free Tour with Big Daddy Weave, We Are Messengers and Micah Tyler in concert, Frist Baptist Church of Eugene, 3550 Fox Meadow Road, Eugene 97408.   Tickets $20 to $75.  transparentproductions.com
MONDAY, OCTOBER 9
    The Genocide Awareness Project educational display, first of two consecutive days, Oregon State University campus, Corvallis 97331. Sponsored by the California-based Center for Bioethical Reform, this  is a mobile display that has reached millions of students on college and university campuses in the U.S. and Canada since 1998. The exhibit juxtaposes images of aborted embryos and fetuses with images of victims of historical and contemporary genocides and other injustices. Also coming to the University of Oregon in Eugene Wednesday and Thursday, Portland State University on Oct. 16 and 17, and Clark College in Vancouver, Wash. on Oct. 18. 949-206-0600 or cbrinfo.org
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10
    8 to 11 a.m., Pastors Appreciation Breakfast presented by KPDQ and KFIS “The Fish” radio, Portland Airport Embassy Suites, 7900 N.E. 82nd Ave., Portland 97220.  Free admission to pastors, associates and their spouses.  Guest speaker is Bryan Chapell of the Unlimited Grace radio ministry.  kpdq.com or thefishportland.com
    9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Pastors Only Conference, Oregon Christian Convention conference grounds, 5605 Jubilee Drive S.E., Turner, 97392.  Speakers are Joe Grana of Hope International University, Derek Voorhees of Boise (Idaho) Bible College and Terry O’Casey of Northwest Christian University. 503-743-2101 or oregonchristianconvention.org
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11
    The Genocide Awareness Project educational display, first of two consecutive days, University of Oregon campus, Eugene 97403. Sponsored by the California-based Center for Bioethical Reform, this is a mobile display that has reached millions of students on college and university campuses in the U.S. and Canada since 1998. The exhibit juxtaposes images of aborted embryos and fetuses with images of victims of historical and contemporary genocides and other injustices. Also coming to Portland State University on Oct. 16 and 17, and Clark College in Vancouver, Wash. on Oct. 18. 949-206-0600 or cbrinfo.org
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12
    (tentative) 2 to 3 p.m., Life Chain, S. Sixth St at Washburn Way, Klamath Falls. A peaceful expression of concern along local streets over the tragedy of abortion in America. LifeChain.net
    6 p.m., A Feast of Laughter event with comedian Mike Williams, to benefit Dove Medical Center of Eugene, Eugene Hilton, 66 E. Sixth Ave, Eugene 97401  dovefriends.org
    North Pacific Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists’ Children’s Leadership Conference, first of four consecutive days, Portland Airport Holiday Inn, 8439 N.E. Columbia Blvd., Porrtland 97220.  Theme is “God’s Construction Zone.”  Keynote speaker is Jose Rojas, president of Movementum. NPUC.org/clc
    7 p.m., Salem-area Christian Home School Network monthly meeting, Salem First Baptist Church, 395 Marion St., Salem 97301.  Corey Gilbert, father of homeschoolers and a psychology professor at Corban University in Salem, will speak. 503-932-1729 or www.sachsn.org
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13
    8 a.m. to 2 p.m.., Live2Lead rebroadcast, Northwest Christian University, 828 E. 11th Ave., Eugene 97401.  A showing of the nationwide simulcast that happened Oct. 6.  johnmaxwell.com
    Couples Conference, first of three consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp, 18705 Hwy. 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org
    7 p.m. Road to Emmaus Biblical Counseling Center presents a free forum on “Addictions from a Biblical Point of View,” Southwest Hills Baptist Church, 910 S.W. 135th Ave., Beaverton 97008.  The church is also location for a separate daylong workshop on addictions on Saturday (see listing below). 503-524-8686 or www.southwesthills.org/counseling
    Michael Allen Harrison piano concert to benefit Thiessen Roadhouse Ministries of Milwaukie, location to be announced.  503-719-1114 or Linda@ThiessenRoadhouse.com
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14
    7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Oregon Mennonite Festival for World Relief, Linn County Fair & Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road E., Albany 97322.  www.oregonfestivalforworldrelief.com
    9 to 11 a.m., Fall Kickoff for Columbia-Willamette Women of Vision, Lake Grove Presbyterian Church, 4040 Sunset Drive, Lake Oswego 97035.  Featured speaker is Fred Witteveen, World Vision’s national director for Bangladesh, and former national director for Pakistan.  He will share on the ministry’s ongoing work and his reflections on serving with a Christian organization in two Muslim-majority countries. cwwov.org
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Road to Emmaus Biblical Counseling Center presents a workshop on addictions with pastor and counselor Keith Palmer, Southwest Hills Baptist Church, 910 S.W. 135th Ave., Beaverton 97008.  Palmer is associate pastor at Grace Bible Church in Granbury, Texas and is on the board of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors. $50 includes all materials, snacks and lunch.  503-524-8686 or www.southwesthills.org/counseling.
    10 a.m. to noon, Kickoff event for Operation Christmas Child for Portland and northwest Oregon, Rock Creek Christian Center, 21450 N.W. Rock Creek Blvd., Portland 97229.  Hosted by Ed and Mary Zachary and Jim and LeAnn Kinnee.  Operation Christmas Child, sponsored by Samaritan’s Purse, provides shoeboxes full of gifts and practical items for needy children worldwide at Christmastime.  Local goal is to see 29,000 shoeboxes packed and sent. 503-538-9190 or jellump@gmail.com
    5 p.m., The Colllingsworth Family in Southern Gospel concert, Vancouver Chuch (of God), 3300 N.E. 78th St., Vancouver, Wash. 98665.  Advance tickets $20 regular seats or $25 Artist Circle, $25 at the door.  1-800-965-9324 or www.imcconcerts.com
    6 p.m, Portland-based international evangelist Luis Palau speaking at Voice of Christ Media Ministries Vision Dinner, Cascade Crest Ballroom at the Oregon Zoo, 4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland 97221.  Reserve tickets no later than Oct. 5 by calling 503-259-9422 or at https://voiceofchristmedia.org/pdxdinner
    Word in Motion Ministries women’s conference, first of two consecutive days, Shilo Inn Portland Airport. 117017 N.E. Airport Way, Portland 97220.  Theme is “Divine Encounters.”  info@wimministries.org
    7 to 9 p.m., Hope Teams International’s auction event, Celebrate Catering Conference Center, 15555 Bangy Road, No, 100, Lake Oswego, OR 97035. Theme is “Footsteps to a Future.” hopeteams.org
MONDAY, OCTOBER 16
    The Genocide Awareness Project educational display, first of two consecutive days, Portland State University campus, Portland 97207. Sponsored by the California-based Center for Bioethical Reform, this mobile display has reached millions of students on college and university campuses in the U.S. and Canada since 1998. The exhibit juxtaposes images of aborted embryos and fetuses with images of victims of historical and contemporary genocides and other injustices. Also coming to Clark College in Vancouver, Wash. Wednesday. 949-206-0600 or cbrinfo.org
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17
    6:30 to 9 p.m., Dannah Gresh’s SecretKeeper Girl – Purpose Party Tour for “tween” girls, First Baptist Church of Salem, 395 Marion St. N.E., Salem 97301.  This event assault the lie that a girl’s most valuable asset is her beauty, but strongly asserts that each girl is a “masterpiece created by God.” According to organizers, this event “refuels moms with conviction to train their daughters to embrace modesty and true beauty.”  http://secretkeepergirl.com/events/
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18
    The Genocide Awareness Project educational display, first of two consecutive days, Clark College campus, Vancouver, Wash. 98663. Sponsored by the California-based Center for Bioethical Reform, this  is a mobile display that has reached millions of students on college and university campuses in the US and Canada since 1998. The exhibit juxtaposes images of aborted embryos and fetuses with images of victims of historical and contemporary genocides and other injustices. 949-206-0600 or cbrinfo.org
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19
    Society of Adventist Communicators convention, first of three consecutive days, Embassy Suites Portland – Washington Square,  9000 S.W. Washington Square Road, Tigard 97223  Theme is “Building Bridges.”  301-680-1657 or adventistcommunicator.com
    Eugene-area Inspirational Fall Dinner for MarriageTeam, Shadow Hills Country Club, 92512 River Road, Junction City 97448.  Theme is “The Power of 3.” 360-816-1462 or marriageteam.org
    Evening, Fundaising dinner for Camp White Branch, the Church of God camp for Oregon and southwest Washington, Lynchwood Church of God, 3818 S.E. 174th St. Portland  97236. 1-800-873-7729 or www.campwhitebranch.org
    5:30 p.m. Adventist Health Foundation’s fifth annual Heroes of the Heart Gala with featured speaker Shannon Miller, Olympic gymnastics gold medalist and cancer survivor, Mark Building at Portland Art Museum, 1119 S.W. Park Ave., Portland 97205.  www.adventisthealth.org
    7 p.m., Faith and Culture Writers Connection quarterly meeting, Oak Hills Presbyterian Church, 5101 S.E. Thiessen Road, Milwaukie 97267.  Featured speaker is Paul Pastor, author of Face of The Deep and The Listening Day. 2315 sanderson@gmail.com
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20
    7 p.m. Gold City Quartet in southern Gospel concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beaver Creek 97004.  Free admission; freewill offering taken. www.southerngos-pelpdx.com
    31st Oregon Christian Women’s Retreat sponsored by the Oregon Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, first of three consecutive days, Eagle Crest Resort,  1522 S.W. Cline Falls Road, Redmond 97756.  Featured speaker is Jennifer Ogden of the Walla Walla (Wash.) University Adventist Church pastoral staff. 503-850-3555 or orgcwomen.netadvent.org
     Women’s conference with RoseAnne Coleman,  first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center,  289 N. Spruce St, Cannon Beach 97110.  From Tennessee, Coleman is a former public and Christian school teacher who holds a doctorate in English, Coleman has for more than 30 years shared stories that highlight spiritual truths from the Bible. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    7 p.m., The Answer Tour with Jeremy Camp and Royce Lovett in concert, Rolling Hills Community Church, 3550 S.W. Borland Road, Tualatin 97062.  855-443-8499 or LMGconcerts.com
     7:30 p.m., Corban University Concert Band, Concert Choir and Chamber Choir in concert, Psalm Performing Arts Center on the university campus, 5000 Deer Park Drive S.E., Salem 97317.  The student musicians will perform a variety of music from their fall repertoire, featuring classical and contemporary music from renowned composers.  The band will present various American works, while the choirs will bring various works from throughout the Americas.  503-375-7027 or corban.edu
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21
    Oregon Christian Writers’ Fall One-Day Conference, Rolling Hills Community Church, 3550 S.W. Borland Road, Tualatin 97062.   Keynote speaker is Jeff Gerke.  www.OregonChristianWriters.org
    8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Compassion Vancouver West clinic, Discovery Middle School, 800 E. 40th St., Vancouver, Wash., 9663. Local churches and Compassion Connect collaborate to offer limited free medical and dental care on a first-come, first-served basis.  Compassionvancouverwest.com
    Annual benefit auction for Columbia Christian School, at the campus, 413 N.E. 91st Ave., Portland 97220. 503-252-8577 or columbiachristian.com
     4 p.m., Benefit piano concert,First Presbyterian Church of Salem, 770 Chemeketa St. N.E., Salem 97301.  Ruthie LaFreniere will perform classical, jazz and hymn arrangements for one-handed piano.  All proceeds will go toward purchasing a new grand piano for Corban University.  Admission is $15; additional donations also accepted.  Admission for Corban students is free, with student ID.  Tickets can be purchased at the door or online at inside.corban.edu/music/events
    5:30 p.m., Friends of the Carpenter annual auction and dinner, Warehouse 23, 100 Columbia St #102, Vancouver, Wash. 98660. Theme is “All Aboard the Friendship Express.” $75.  360-750-4752 or friendsofthecarpenter.org
    5:30 p.m, Forward Edge International’s Live Your Mission Banquet,  Red Lion Hotel on the River, 909 N. Hayden Island Drive, Portland. Forwardedge.org
    6 p.m., Freedom House Ministries’ 2017 auction and dinner, Luepke Center, 1009 E. McLoughlin, Vancouver, Wash. 98663.  $35, 503-347-9966 or www.FreedomHouseMinistries.net
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22
    Ministry Care retreat for pastors and other ministry leaders, first of six consecutive days, Brookside Inn,  8243 N.E. Abbey Rd, Carlton 97111  Led by licensed counselor Ryan Connor and life coach Calvin Habig.  503-857-7501 or 503-970-8449 or Caringforthecalled@gmail.com
    4 to 5:30 p.m., Reformation 500 concert, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 147 N.W. 19th Ave., Portland 97209. In celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, two choirs, big horn brass, handbells, and organists will present a concert that will honor the legacy that Martin Luther started. Portland’s own Bach Cantata Choir and Lutheran Choral Association will contribute, while Bruce Neswick and Paul Klemme will play the cathedral’s Rosales organ. Poetry and other readings will also be featured.  A brand new hymn is being commissioned for the event. A reception will follow. Concert sponsors include Thrivent Financial and the Portland Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. All concert proceeds benefit Lutheran Community Services, reformation500pdx.com/
MONDAY, OCTOBER 23
    Senior Adult Retreat sponsored by the Northwest Baptist Convention, first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.   Featured speakers are Pastor Stanley Hughes of Richland (Wash.) Baptist Church and Pastor Brand Smith of LifeChange Christian Fellowship in Tillamook. 360-882-2102 or marshag@nwbaptist.org
    7 p.m. The Down East Boys in southern Gospel concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beaver Creek 97004.  Free admission; freewill offering taken. www.southerngospelpdx.com
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25
    6:45 a.m,. Hillsboro Prayer Breakfast, Tuality Education Center, 334 S.E. Eighth Ave., Hillsboro, 97123.  Speaker is retired Washington County Judge Tom Kohl.  Also special recognition of the outreach of Capitol Ministries.  503-330-4688.
    (tentative) 2:30 to 4 p.m., Life Chain, Hwy. 99W at S.W. Tualatin-Sherwood Road. A peaceful expression of concern along local streets over the tragedy of abortion in America. 503-453-3215 or LifeChain.net
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26
    6 p.m., Night to Remember Gala to benefit the StandUpGirl.com Foundation, Emerald Valley Golf Club, 83301 Dale Kuni Road, Creswell 97426. 503-304-1531 or ejspillman@standupgirl.com or standupgirlfoundation.org
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27
    Pacific Gospel Music Association Fall Festival, first of two consecutive days, Lebanon First Assembly of God Church, 726 W. Oak St., Lebanon 97355.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28
    9 a.m. to noon, The Power of Story, one in a series of quarterly events for women, New Hope Community Church, 11731 S.E. Stevens Road, Happy Valley 97086.  According to organizers, this event “will explore what it means to embrace our own story, relate meaningfully with the stories of others, and live the story God has for us together.”  Theme today is “Living Our Story.”  Free admission; free childcare available.  503-659-5683 or hannah.souter@newhopepdx.org or emily.ross@newhoppdx.org
    9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Creation Mysteries of the (Columbia River) Gorge sponsored by Creation Encounter, meeting at Starbucks near the Hood River Bridge.  A car caravan driving only about 20 miles on the Washington side of the river.   Suggested donation of $25 per family or $15 per individual and includes field book of Gorge information from a biblical creationist perspective. creationencounter.com/tours
    5:15 p.m., Annual Gala to benefit First Image pregnancy resource centers in the Portland area, The Melody Ballroom, 615 S.E. Alder St., Portland 97214. $50.  first-image.org
    5:30 p.m., Hope Changes Everything, the 14th annual fundraising event for Open Arms International, C3Church, 17979 S.W. Stafford Road, Lake Oswego 97034.  David Gallagher, the ministry’s co-founder, will speak. $65.  503-296-9989 or openarmsinternational.org
    6 to 8 p.m., 2017 Celebration Dinner for Portland Released-time Education Program (PREP4Kids), Portland Airport Embassy Suites, 7900 N.E. 82nd Ave, Portland 97220.  Theme is “Redeeming the Time.” Speaker is Mike Arzie, pastor of students and children at Southwest Bible Church in Beaverton.  503-281-7764 or www.prep4kids.org
    Air 1 Positive Hits Tour with Skillet, Britt Nicole, Colton Dixon, Tauren Wells and Gawvi in concert, Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Portland.  Awakeningevents.com
    7 P.M., Festival of Hymns and Anthems presented by Oregon Adventist Men’s Chorus and other guest singers, Sunnyside Seventh-day Adventist Church, 10501 S.E. Market St., Portland 97216.  This event celebrates the 500-year anniversary of the Reformation.  503-252-8080.
    7 to 11 p.m., Mission Portland Singles Network’s Harvest Dance, Oaks Park Dance Pavilion, 7805 S.E. Oaks Park Way, Portland 97202. “Honky Tonk Twist” dance lesson by Joyce Mattson during the first hour. www.mpsn.org
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29
    2:30 to 4 p.m., Life Chain, 3727 N.E. Martin Luther King, Jr Blvd. at N.E. Beach Street, Portland. A peaceful expression of concern along local streets over the tragedy of abortion in America. 503-645-1529 or LifeChain.net
MONDAY, OCTOBER 30
    7 p.m., All the Feels Tour with NeedtoBreathe in concert, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom,  $35.  www.needtobreathe.com
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31
    6 to 7:30 p.m., Annual Trunk or Treat, a safe activity for children, Calvary Baptist Church, 1230 Liberty St. S.E., Salem 97302.  Decorated trunks and truck beds in the church parking lot, loads of treats and other fun activities. 503-363-9246
      6 to 8:30 p.m., Harvest Time, Camp Harlow, 3850 County Farm Road, Eugene 987408.  A free fun event for the whole family, with games, prizes, candy, train riders and more.  541-683-5416 or www.campharlow.com