February is the month of Love, well because I Love my clients and my city I've created a list of events that incorporate both! I hope this list gets you started on your journey to explore Eugene, have a wonderful Month!
Friday, Feb. 3 | 5:30 pm – 8:30pm | J. Scott Cellars | Free
Enjoy a delicious glass of wine in J. Scott Cellars urban warehouse winery while you listen to music from the fantastic local duo, LeMaster Abrams Food truck onsite.
Writer Sara Shepard
Saturday, Feb. 4 | 2:00pm – 3:30pm | Eugene Public Library: Downtown | Free
Live and in person: a talk by mystery writer Sara Shepard! She is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling series “Pretty Little Liars,” which inspired the blockbuster TV series of the same name. Her other popular novel series include “The Lying Game” (also a TV show), “The Heiresses,” and “The Perfectionists.” Shepard has just launched a new series, “The Amateurs.”
Sunday Learners Jam
Sunday, Feb. 5 | 2:30pm | Jazz Station| $5
Every Sunday The Jazz Station puts on the Sunday Learners' Jam, dedicated to educating beginner/advancing jazz musicians of any age in a jam session context with feedback provided by jazz educators. Whether you’re a skilled professional or new to the art form there is something for everyone
Quack Chats: How We Think About Charitable Giving
Wednesday, Feb. 8 | 3:30pm – 5:30pm | Eugene Public Library: Downtown | Free
Create a unique valentine at the Library’s Maker Hub! Find instructions, tools, and supplies to make light-up cards, pop-up cards, a machine-embroidered patch, or a 3D-printed pendant.
JAM for PEACE
Friday, Feb. 10 | 7:00pm – 10:00pm |U of O Global Scholars Hall | Free
Come out to UO PeaceJam's JAM for PEACE and enjoy music, food and drinks, a raffle and support a great cause! All proceeds will support the UO PeaceJam club's 2017 activities, initiatives and service projects. PeaceJam is an international educational organization led by 13 Nobel Peace Prize winners including the Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu.
KLCC Microbrew Festival
Friday & Saturday, Feb. 10 - 11 | 5pm – 11pm | Lane Events Center| $10 - $20
Microbrew tasting event featuring 80 breweries from the West Coast and beyond, serving over 175 craft brews and ciders. Collaboration brew, homebrew competition and a music sale with thousands of CDs and records. This event is a benefit for public radio station KLCC 89.7. Admission includes souvenir glass and two beer tastings.
A Noble Night of Passion
Saturday, Feb. 11 | 4:00pm-10:00pm | Noble Estate Vineyard and Winery | Prices Vary
You’re invited to Noble Estate’s Passion-filled Valentine’s celebration. This evening will be filled with Noble Estate's award winning wines, regional bubbles, live music, chocolate tasting, local microbrews and a few romantic surprises. Live performances from 6 - 9:30 p.m. by Llorona. This four piece Mexamericana band performs sultry songs of love and loss. Local chocolatier, Butto ma Buono, will be sampling their decadent treats from 5 - 9 p.m.
Adventure! Family Valentine Party
Sunday, Feb. 12 | 3:00pm – 5:00pm | Petersen Barn Community Center | Donation
Come one, come all to the first annual Adventure! Children's Museum Family Valentine Party. Make cookies, play games and create one-of-a-kind Valentine cards.
Family Game Night: Grovin’
Friday, Feb. 17 | 6:00pm – 8:30pm |Sheldon Community Center | Free
Get your groove ready and join us for a family dance. Food: baked potato bar. All ages, FREE! Join us for free activities that encourage active play, nutrition and quality time together. Open gym, crafts, activities and food are free. Families are also encouraged to swim at Sheldon Pool, $2 per person. Every 3rd Friday of the month with a different theme.
Oregon Asian Celebration
Saturday, Feb. 18 | 7:00 pm – 9:00pm |Lane Events Center | $10
Welcome to the 32nd annual Oregon Asian Celebration featuring exciting and colorful Asian cultural performances, music, fine art, demonstrations of Asian crafts, cooking and martial arts, a heritage exhibit, food court and more! Special guests this year include master percussionist and composer Pius Cheung and Portland Taiko.
Peter and the Starcatcher
Sunday, Feb. 19| 2:30pm | Cottage Theatre | $15 - $20
Peter and the Starcatcher provides a fantastical backstory for the century-old character of Peter Pan in this wildly theatrical adaptation of Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson’s best-selling novels.
Friday, Feb. 24 | 10:15 am – 11:45pm | Eugene Library – Downtown Branch | Free
The Library's different storytimes are designed to match each age group's needs, skills, and attention spans. Storytimes are a fun way to help children get ready to read!
Friday Night Music at Oregon Wine Lab
Saturday, Feb. 25 | 7:00pm – 9:00pm | Oregon Wine Lab | Free
Free for all ages! Enjoy live music performed by local artists every Friday night. See website for this week's musical stylings.
Family Origami at the Library
Sunday, Feb. 26 | 1:00pm – 2:00pm | Eugene Public Library: Downtown | Free
There's a new activity for kids and family every Sunday at 1:00 at the Downtown Library. This week, create easy origami with Tomo Tsurumi of the Oregon Asian Celebration