Family Calendar

Published Apr 26, 2013 at 05:00AM

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“HOW DID WE GET HERE?” LECTURE SERIES: Melissa Cheyney talks about “Call the Midwife: Evolutionary Perspectives on Normal Physiological Childbirth”; $10, $50 for series; 6:30 p.m.; Central Oregon Community College, Hitchcock Auditorium, 2600 N.W. College Way, Bend; 541-383-7257.

“O. HENRY .. A COLLECTION OF JOOKALORUM”: Sunriver Stars Community Theater presents a collection of O. Henry stories; $5; 7 p.m.; Sunriver Homeowners Aquatic & Recreation Center, 57250 Overlook Road; dramama@comcast.net or www.sunriverstars.com.

“PIRATES OF PENZANCE JR.”: Bend Experimental Art Theatre presents the Gilbert & Sullivan classic musical about pirates and young lovers; $15, $10 students and ages younger than 18; 7 p.m.; Central Oregon Community College, Pinckney Center for the Arts, 2600 N.W. College Way, Bend; 541-419-5558 or www.beattickets.org.

JOHNSMITH: The Wisconsin folk musician performs; $10; 7 p.m., doors open 6:30 p.m.; Meadow Lakes Golf Course, 300 S.W. Meadow Lakes Drive, Prineville; 541-447-6815 or bettyroppe@bendbroadband.com.

“LINCOLN”: A screening of the PG-rated 2012 film; free; 7:30 p.m.; Jefferson County Library, Rodriguez Annex, 134 S.E. E St., Madras; 541-475-3351 or www.jcld.org.

SATURDAY

“THE METROPOLITAN OPERA, GIULIO CESARE”: Starring Natalie Dessay, Alice Coote and David Daniels in a presentation of Handel’s masterpiece; opera performance transmitted live in high definition; $24, $22 seniors, $18 children; 9 a.m.; Regal Old Mill Stadium 16 & IMAX, 680 S.W. Powerhouse Drive, Bend; 541-382-6347.

MARCH FOR BABIES: 5K walk with live music, face painting, crafts, kid’s activities and food; All proceeds go to the March of Dimes; 10 a.m., registration at 9 a.m.; Riverbend Park, Southwest Columbia Street and Southwest Shevlin Hixon Drive, Bend; 541-225-5023 or www.marchforbabies.org.

SENSATIONAL SATURDAY: Learn about John Muir’s conservation philosophy and create artwork inspired by nature; included in the price of admission; $12 adults, $10 ages 65 and older, $7 ages 5-12, free ages 4 and younger; 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; High Desert Museum, 59800 S. U.S. Highway 97, Bend; 541-382-4754 or www.highdesertmuseum.org.

JAPANESE FESTIVAL AND SILENT AUCTION: Enjoy traditional Japanese arts and crafts, and benefit orphans affected by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami; free, donations accepted; 4 p.m., in Commons; Summit High School commons, 2855 N.W. Clearwater Drive, Bend; 541-355-4053.

KNOW VOLUNTEERING: Visit with community organizations looking for individuals to make a positive impact; free; noon-3 p.m.; Redmond Public Library, 827 S.W. Deschutes Ave.; 541-617-7089 or jenniferp@deschuteslibrary.org.

“PIRATES OF PENZANCE JR.”: Bend Experimental Art Theatre presents the Gilbert & Sullivan classic musical about pirates and young lovers; $15, $10 students and ages younger than 18; 2 p.m.; Central Oregon Community College, Pinckney Center for the Arts, 2600 N.W. College Way, Bend; 541-419-5558 or www.beattickets.org.

BBQ DINNER FUNDRAISER: La Pine Community kitchen offers a meal of barbecue chicken or ribs, with side dishes; with an equine clinic and workshop; proceeds benefit the community kitchen; $10; 2-6 p.m.; High Lakes Feed, 51420 Highway 97, La Pine; 541-536-1312.

CENTRAL OREGON FILM FESTIVAL: A screening of one- to 15-minute films made by Central Oregonians, with an awards ceremony; free; 6 p.m.; Jefferson County Library, Rodriguez Annex, 134 S.E. E St., Madras; 541-475-3351 or www.centraloregonshowcase.com.

LAST SATURDAY: Event includes art exhibit openings, live music, food and drinks and a patio and fire pit; free; 6-10 p.m.; Old Ironworks Arts District, 50 Scott St., Bend; www.tinyurl.com/ironwurk.

“O. HENRY .. A COLLECTION OF JOOKALORUM”: Sunriver Stars Community Theater presents a collection of O. Henry stories; $5, $25 for dinner show; 7 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m.; Sunriver Homeowners Aquatic & Recreation Center, 57250 Overlook Road; dramama@comcast.net or www.sunriverstars.com.

“PIRATES OF PENZANCE JR.”: Bend Experimental Art Theatre presents the Gilbert & Sullivan classic musical about pirates and young lovers; $15, $10 students and ages younger than 18; 7 p.m.; Central Oregon Community College, Pinckney Center for the Arts, 2600 N.W. College Way, Bend; 541-419-5558 or www.beattickets.org.

“STAR TREK, THE NEXT GENERATION — THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS”: A screening of the third season finale and the fourth season premiere as a remastered full-length feature; $12.50; 7 p.m.; Regal Old Mill Stadium 16 & IMAX, 680 S.W. Powerhouse Drive, Bend; 541-382-6347 or www.fathomevents.com.

CHRISTOPHER OF THE WOLVES: The multi-instrumentalist performs, followed by a sound healing experience; bring pillows and blankets; $10-$15 suggested donation; 7-9 p.m.; Hawthorn Healing Arts Center, 39 N.W. Louisiana Ave., Bend; 541-330-0334 or www.hawthorncenter.com.

SUNDAY

“O. HENRY .. A COLLECTION OF JOOKALORUM”: Sunriver Stars Community Theater presents a collection of O. Henry stories; $5; 2 p.m.; Sunriver Homeowners Aquatic & Recreation Center, 57250 Overlook Road; dramama@comcast.net or www.sunriverstars.com.

“PIRATES OF PENZANCE JR.”: Bend Experimental Art Theatre presents the Gilbert & Sullivan classic musical about pirates and young lovers; $15, $10 students and ages younger than 18; 2 p.m.; Central Oregon Community College, Pinckney Center for the Arts, 2600 N.W. College Way, Bend; 541-419-5558 or www.beattickets.org.

MONDAY

No Family event listings.

TUESDAY

“ROLL ON, COLUMBIA, WOODY GUTHRIE AND THE COLUMBIA RIVER SONGS”: A screening of the documentary film by Michael O’Rourke and presentation by Bill Murlin; free; 7 p.m.; McMenamins Old St. Francis School, 700 N.W. Bond St., Bend; 541-382-5174 or www.mcmenamins.com.

WEDNESDAY

“IT’S IN THE BAG” LECTURE SERIES: Michael Giamellaro presents the lecture “Science: Out of the Classroom and Into the Real World”; free; noon-1 p.m.; OSU-Cascades Campus, Cascades Hall, 2600 N.W. College Way, Bend; 541-322-3100, info@osucasades.edu or www.osucascades.edu/lunchtime-lectures.

“BRIDGING CULTURES, MUSLIM JOURNEYS”: Kick-off reception with presentation by Kambiz Ghanea Bassiri on “Muslim Journeys and the Making of American History”; free; 3:30-5:30 p.m., presentation at 4:30 p.m.; Central Oregon Community College, Wille Hall, 2600 N.W. College Way, Bend; 541-383-7412.

THURSDAY

CINCO DE MAYO CELEBRATION: With a Mexican buffet, silent auction, live music and entertainment and raffle; sponsored by Sisters Hispanic Coalition; $20, $10 ages 12 and under; 6-9 p.m.; FivePine Lodge & Conference Center, 1021 Desperado Trail, Sisters; 541-549-2091 or www.sistersrecreation.com.

THE UGLY DUCKLING: An adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s tale about a homely bird born deaf, signed and spoken simultaneously; recommended for ages 5-10; $12, $8 children 12 and younger, plus fees; 6 p.m.; Tower Theatre, 835 N.W. Wall St., Bend; 541-317-0700 or www.towertheatre.org.

“WAIT WAIT .. DON’T TELL ME! LIVE”: A live screening of the National Public Radio news quiz hosted by Peter Sagal, with scorekeeper Carl Kasell; $22; 8 p.m.; Regal Old Mill Stadium 16 & IMAX, 680 S.W. Powerhouse Drive, Bend; 541-382-6347 or www.fathomevents.com.

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