Cyclo-Cross National Championships Bend Oregon

Returning to Bend's Old Mill District, the five-day USA Cycling Cyclo-cross National Championships introduces a new, challenging course for 2010. Competitors, fans and family can also take part in the Cross Culture: Art+Bike Festival, featuring live music, film screenings, parties and more. Go here for more info and course maps etc.

The 37th NW Film & Video Festival Is Underway

 

Local film lovers will be in full swoon starting this weekend as it marks the beginning of the 37th Northwest Film & Video Festival.

Ancient beers can be returned to life

 

A Syrian mercenary drinking beer in the company of his Egyptian wife and child, c. 1350 BC. Photograph: Bettmann/Corbis

Recycling ocean plastic debris into vacuum cleaners

“Our oceans are filled with plastic waste. Yet on land, there is a shortage of recycled plastic for making sustainable appliances. I would like to thank everyone that has brought attention to the issue and express my deepest gratitude to our partners, for providing us with knowledge and working with us in gathering plastic from the world’s oceans”, says Hans Stråberg, President and CEO, Electrolux

Disjecta Gallery upcoming events

Disjecta's art and performance space in the Kenton district of Portland is sponsored in part by Deschutes Brewery, and this October they have a whole host of events coming up. Up next is Culture Machine. Click here for an events listing.

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