Teen video competition accepting entries
High school students are invited to submit short videos to the Youth Visions 2004 competition and festival.
Entries can be up to five minutes long and must address one of two topics: "Obsessions" or "Choices." Videos can use any format - for instance, animation, documentary or comedy.
All videos will be reviewed by a panel of professionals, educators and community members. Selected videos will be shown at the annual Youth Visions Festival on May 14 at Churchill High School.
Creators of the top videos will win a Sony digital camcorder, animation master software by HASH Inc., Final Cut Pro software and Final Cut Pro software workshop.
For information, call 344-7057 or e-mail youthvisions@ comcast.net. Youth Visions is a Eugene-based nonprofit dedicated to bringing the insights of youth to the public through video.
The Decemberists, Corrina Repp, Mine Thirty-Seven - Rock, 8:30 p.m. today, WOW Hall, 291 W. Eighth Ave. $7. (687-2746)
Sibhain - Acoustic, 8:30 p.m., Cozmic Pizza, 199 W. Eighth Ave. $3. (338-9333)
The Klezmatics - Klezmer, 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, WOW Hall. $16, $14 advance. (687-2746)
Eugene Symphonic Band - Works by Giuseppe Verdi, Morton Gould and George Gershwin, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Beall Concert Hall, 961 E. 18th Ave. $5. (346-5678)
The Lawrence Arms, 2 Bucks Short, the Ghost, Cap Gun Suicide - Punk rock, 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, WOW Hall. $6. (687-2746)
University of Oregon Chamber Choir - Ensemble directed by Sharon Paul, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Beall Concert Hall, 961 E. 18th Ave. $5. (346-5678)
Diane Monroe, Oregon String Quartet - 8 p.m. Thursday, Beall Concert Hall. $9. (346-5678)
"An Evening of Dance and Drama" - Choreography by student Katie Beudert and one-act play, "Class Action," written by Brad Slaight and directed by Meri Schwieger, 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Sheldon High School auditorium, 2455 Willakenzie Road. $5. (687-3381)
"Hamlet" - William Shakespeare's tale of murder and violence, revenge and intrigue, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Jan. 28-30, South Eugene High School, 400 E. 19th Ave. $7. (334-4882)
Taarka - Seismic Gypsy hypno-jazz, 9 p.m. Friday, Cozmic Pizza (Eighth Avenue). $10, $8 advance. (338-9333)
Northwest Royale, Dismantled, Daughter - Hard rock, 8:30 p.m. Friday, WOW Hall. $5. (687-2746)
David Helfand and Friends - CD release, 7 p.m. Saturday, Cozmic Pizza (Eighth Avenue). $7. (338-9333)
The Raventones - 8 p.m. Saturday, The Art of Everything, 513 Main St., Cottage Grove. $5. (942-6174)
Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration - A tribute to King's contributions, 6 p.m. today, Hult Center, Seventh Avenue and Willamette Street. Free. (682-5000)
Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration - Theme: "Martin Luther King Jr.: An African American Hero for Everyone," a reception for student art and essays, Eugene Peace Choir, University of Oregon Gospel Choir and keynote talk by Lyllye Parker, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. today, Springfield Middle School, 1084 G St., Springfield. Free. (485-1755)
"Community Drum Circles: Rhythm for Life" - Group drumming led by Jill Sager, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 West C St., Springfield. $4, preregistration recommended. (736-4444)
Expression! - A series of teen art workshops; this month's topic is "lift art," sponsored by Eugene Public Library, 6:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Tuesday, Eugene Public Library, 100 W. 10th Ave. Free. (682-8480, 682-8315)
Teen game night - Teens ages 12-18 welcome, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sheldon Branch, Eugene Public Library, 1566 Coburg Road. Free. (682-5778)
Winter Folk Festival - "Re-Discover Trails West" features historical displays, arts, crafts, music, cookery contests, storytelling, food booths and a concert by the Trail Band, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St., Florence. $3, $15 for 7 p.m. concert. (541-997-1994)
Oregon Festival Choirs - Seeks boys and girls ages 7 to 18 to sing and perform throughout the Northwest and to participate in the 2004 International Children's Choir Festival in England in July. Auditions by appointment through January. (www .oregonfestivalchoirs.org)
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