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Planned Parenthood

to present music, poetry

To mark the 32nd anniversary of the Roe vs. Wade Supreme Court decision, Planned Parenthood will host a party Saturday at the WOW Hall, 291 W. Eighth Ave.

The evening will feature music and poetry by local artists. Also, local personalities such as Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy will discuss the issues surrounding reproductive rights.

Poets Marietta Bonaventure and Jorah La Fleur will read their works, while musicians Halie Smith and Laura Kemp will perform.

The event begins at 6:30 p.m., and the admission is a suggested donation of $5.

UO animal welfare group plans fashion fund-raiser

Talk about the cat's meow.

Puptent, an animal welfare group organized by University of Oregon students, will host a fashion show Monday to benefit Lane County Animal Regulation Authority.

Fashion Fo'paws will feature four dance performances. There will also be music by the Ovulators and SoundProof, and a runway show featuring local models and clothing donated by area retailers.

The event begins at 7 p.m. in the Erb Memorial Union ballroom, 1222 E. 13th Ave. Admission is $10 for the public and $8 for students; tickets are available through the EMU box office.

Time to tango Saturday in downtown Eugene

Downtown will sway to the rhythm of tango on Saturday when one Seattle and two Argentine tango musicians team up for the night.

Claudio Mendez, piano, and Daniel Gomez, guitar, are the Argentines. Bertram Levy is the Seattlite, and he plays the bandoneon, a square-headed accordion.

They'll take the stage at 7 p.m. at the Tango Center, 194 W. Broadway.

A dance lesson begins at 8 p.m., followed by more tango dancing at 9 p.m. Tickets are $10.

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Title Annotation:Entertainment; MUSIC SIDESHOW
Publication:The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Date:Jan 21, 2005
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