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Scrabble Tournament - Registration is open for those wishing to take part in a Scrabble tournament from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at Wesley United Methodist Church, corner of Cal Young and Oakway roads, as a fundraiser for Willamette Family Treatment Centers. $20 to enter. Lunch is included. Prizes will be awarded. 541-343-1036 to reserve a seat.

Valentine Pet Adoption - Save the Pets of Eugene will hold a "My Furry Valentine" pet adoption event from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at PetSmart, 2847 Chad Drive.

Eugene Friends of Jung - Linda Sherman will give a lecture entitled "A Creative Madness: The Experience of Liminality" from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday on the second floor of the HEDCO building on the University of Oregon campus; $15 admission, $10 for members and students; lyman.elisabeth@gmail.com.

KLCC Microbrew Festival - 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday at Lane Events Center, 796 W 13th Ave.; proceeds benefit public radio station KLCC; admission is $10 in advance and $12 at the door; advance tickets available at www.klcc.org and include three beer tastings and souvenir glass; additional tastings are $1 each; guests must be 21 and older 57 breweries represented; live music.

Love, Lust & Longing: An Operatic Valentine's Day - 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Beall Concert Hall, 961 E. 18th Ave. on UO campus; admission is $5, free for students; UO Opera students perform selections from works presenting different facets of love.

Friday Night Live in the Barn - 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at Saginaw Vineyard, 80247 Delight Valley School Road in Cottage Grove; bring dinner basket and enjoy music with Mike McLaren; 541-942-1364 or www.saginawvineyard.com.

Big O Roller Derby Tournament - 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Willamalane Center for Sports & Recreation, 250 S. 32nd St., Springfield; Emerald City Roller Girls are teaming up with Derby Deeds podcast; www.thebigotournament.com.

Bridal Gown Exhibit Reception - Reception to celebrate the Springfield Museum's February exhibit, "Grandmother's Dress," will be held from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the museum, 590 Main St.; bridal historian Carol Houde will be on hand to autograph copies of her book, "The Pleasure of Your Company."

Radio Redux Players - "The Philadelphia Story" runs at Wildish Community Theater, 630 Main St. in Springfield, at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; presented by Willamalane Park and Recreation District, and staged in the manner of a 1940s radio broadcast; tickets are $13 for adults and $10 for students/seniors; 541-736-4544.

Valentine Horror Stories - Valentine's Day meets Halloween as storytellers share horror stories about their worst dates during "It's Not Me, It's You: Stories from the Dark Side of Dating" on Friday at Cozmic Pizza, 199 W. Eighth Ave.; doors open at 8 p.m., show is from 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.; proceeds benefit Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon; tickets are $15 at the door or $13 in advance from CozmicPizza.com or Cozmic Pizza box office.

Human Heart Exhibit - Oregon Heart & Vascular Institute at Sacred Heart Medical Center will host a 27-foot-wide inflatable human heart exhibit Friday and Saturday at Valley River Center at Center Court as part of institute's 11th annual Heart Fair; the giant heart is a walk-through, inflatable replica of human heart that educates visitors on its features.

City Club of Eugene - 11:50 a.m. Friday at Sousa/Joplin Room at Hilton Eugene; Jim Steiner of AFSCME and Jeff Lozar of Americans for Prosperity will discuss "Lane County Nurses' Union and Public Employee Benefits."

Chi Rho Lectures - The 42th annual lecture series will feature Dr. Steve Delamarter, professor of Old Testament at George Fox Evangelical Seminary; Delamarter will explore the relationship between religious communities and their sacred manuscripts; dates and times for lectures are Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Central Lutheran Church, Saturday at 9 a.m. at Northwest Christian University Library, Room 203; Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Central Lutheran and Sunday at 9:30 a.m. at Central Lutheran; Saturday morning's lecture will include activities for children; Delamarter also will preach at the 8:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. worship services Sunday at Central Lutheran.

Rosie the Riveters - The group will meet at 12:30 p.m. Friday at the Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 315 West C St. in Springfield; 541-744-8122.
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