Week on the Cheap: Monday, April 11th – Thursday, April 14th

Article of the Week:
– “11 Ways to Save Money on Golf,” by Tom Barlow from Forbes.com.

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Monday, April 11th:

– The Volunteers of Portland Center for the Performing Arts presents “PCPA Noontime Showcase: Gerardo Calderon,” beginning at 12:00pm in the rotunda lobby. From web site: “Gerardo Calderón is an accomplished musician who performs traditional folk music of Mexico and South America. He plays a variety of Latin American string instruments as well as turtle shells, zampoñas (pan flutes), and water drums. His music ranges from haunting and ethereal to high-spirited. This performance will energize you and stay with you.”

Tuesday, April 12th:

Oregon Zoo Second Tuesday: visit the zoo for the discounted price of $4 per person! Ride the MAX, show proof of fare and receive an additional $1.50 off per rider.
Ben and Jerry’s Free Cone Day during regular store hours at five Portland area locations—now’s the time to try out that new flavor you’ve always wanted!
Spoken Word Hearing Voices Storytelling Festival with storyteller Kelly Hoffman, 7:00pm at Hillsboro’s Walters Cultural Arts Center, free.

Wednesday, April 13th:

– Helium Comedy Club’s monthly free Trivia & Comedy Night beginning at 8:00pm with ShanRock’s Trivia. There is a two-menu item minimum (food or drink); space is limited – call 888-643-8669 to make your reservation.

Thursday, April 14th:

– “Srsly Big Deal: Living and Breathing Comics in PDX,” a free lecture to learn about the cultural and economic significance of comics, 4:00pm – 5:45pm at the Multnomah County Central library.
Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams will speak at Concordia University’s Hagen Center tonight at 7:00pm, free.

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