artPICKSWTEXT2The Silverton Fine Arts festival is family and pet-friendly. More than 80 juried artists are participating with hand-made work, including  photography, jewelry, glass, pottery, garden and art sculptures, fiber and wood. A children’s activity area will provide creative outlets for kid’s energy. Demonstrations include portrait drawing, calligraphy, soap carving and pottery. There is also a selection of food, beverages, including craft beers, and music. A complimentary shuttle service is available from 3 locations: Roth’s Fresh Market at 918 N First St.; the former American Family Video location at 333 Westfield St; and Robert Frost Elementary School at 201 Westfield St. Saturday 10-6; Sunday 10-5 For information, call 503-873-2480 or go to

Coolidge-McClaine Park

303 Coolidge St., Silverton