TO MARKET, TO MARKET
Saturday Market's Holiday Market - with handcrafted gifts, food and entertainment - opens its seasonal run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, indoors at the Lane Events Center.
Eugene's Cai Emmons and Springfield's Elizabeth Lyon are among 12 Oregon authors, men and women, who shed their clothes in a 2010 fundraising calendar for the Oregon Writers Colony. Emmons (December) is draped by strategically placed manuscript pages while Lyon (September) reclines behind several stacks of books. For more information, visit colonyhouseaccesscampaign .org.
The OSU Seed Laboratory celebrates 100 years of service to Oregon agriculture with an open house from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at 3291 S.W. Campus Way, Corvallis. Visitors can see demonstrations and gawk at tropical seeds from around the world including the largest seed on the planet (double coconut). For information, visit seedlab.oregonstate.edu.