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Seaside author tackles the perils, legends of Terrible Tilly
Tess Ratty photo
Seaside author tackles the perils, legends of Terrible Tilly
Brian D. Ratty discusses Tillamook Rock Lighthouse at History & Hops on May 31 at Seaside Brewing Co.

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Art Accelerated Gallery seeks art celebrating Oregon Route 6
Art Accelerated Gallery seeks art celebrating Oregon Route 6
Deadline to reserve a spot in September gallery festival is June 1
All Our Exes Live in Texas play Fort George
All Our Exes Live in Texas play Fort George
No cover for May 27 show
The B Side throws benefit concert for Riverbend Players
The B Side throws benefit concert for Riverbend Players
Duo performs May 26 at NCRD’s Performing Arts Center
Palette Puddlers hold art show, sale during Memorial Day weekend
Palette Puddlers hold art show, sale during Memorial Day weekend
Artists set up gallery, do demos at Cannon Beach Visitor’s Center May 25–27
‘Godmother Death’ and other tales told at Astoria Library
‘Godmother Death’ and other tales told at Astoria Library
Storyteller Alton Takiyama-Chung performs a show featuring folktales and legends May 26
Country-folk duos sing original songs in Nehalem
Country-folk duos sing original songs in Nehalem
Trevor & Sylvie, Matty Charles & Katie Rose perform at North County Recreation District’s Performing Arts Center on May 25
Creedence Clearwater Revival tribute band rocks Longview
Creedence Clearwater Revival tribute band rocks Longview
Randy Linder’s Creedence Revelation plays the Columbia Theatre on May 25
Music calendar: May 17–24
Music calendar: May 17–24

Thursday, May 17

Sugar Thistles

5 p.m., The Bistro, 263 Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, 503-436-2661. Sugar Thistles play Americana and original tunes.

Basin Street NW

6 p.m., Bridgewater Bistro, 20 Basin St., Astoria, 503-325-6777,...

Blues Band show at Labor Temple benefits Astoria Visual Arts
Blues Band show at Labor Temple benefits Astoria Visual Arts
May 17 show features North Coast Blues Band, Richard Tomlinson and other musicians
Arts & Movement Center hosts a contra dance for all ages
Arts & Movement Center hosts a contra dance for all ages
May 18 event starts with beginner’s lesson

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Dance

Arts & Movement Center hosts a contra dance for all ages
May 18 event starts with beginner’s lesson

Film

‘Henry’s Hair’ documentary short screened at Hoffman Center
25-minute film. showing May 18, follows young man’s struggle as motherless child

Literature

Authors, readers rally for Get Lit at the Beach
Cannon Beach’s annual book fest held May 18–20; Sunday Q-and-A is free, open to public
Astoria writer Diana Kirk featured in ‘Nasty!’ essay collection
Her piece, ‘Tampon Trigger,’ was rejected by other publications for being ‘too sexual’

Music

Alt-country musician James Low plays in Long Beach
Performance takes place May 26 at Peninsula Arts Center
Solstice Wind Quintet blows through Astoria
Works for flute, horn, oboe, bassoon, clarinet performed May 25 at Liberty Theatre
All Our Exes Live in Texas play Fort George
The B Side throws benefit concert for Riverbend Players
Country-folk duos sing original songs in Nehalem

Theater

Auditions afoot for youth production of ‘Sherlock Holmes’
Try-outs held May 21 and 22 in Seaside for August shows

Visual