Submitting a PSA?

Non profit events and fundraiser can be submitted by email to angiefoster@bicoastal.media. We will not air events for free that are paying for advertising on any other media outlet (newspaper, radio, television, etc.) PSA’s are posted on this page, and given random live mentions on one or more of our 5 Albany radio stations. We cannot guarantee when or if your event will be mentioned, as it is subject to time availability and on-air host discretion. PSA’s should be submitted no less than 2 weeks prior to an event. Please do not send only a flier or simply a link to a page where we can “find” the information for your event. Submit a short paragraph describing the Who, What, When, Why, How much, and most importantly, what the profits will benefit

Albany Museum seeking local artists

Each month as part of 1st Friday Downtown the Albany Regional Museum, incooperation with the Albany Arts Commission, plans to host local artists in our
Community Room. The Museum is now accepting inquiries to be a featured artist
for our 1st Friday Pop-up Art Gallery for August-December of 2019.The goal is to raise awareness of, and encourage the art produced in the Albany, OR
area. The number of artists to be displayed and amount of work is dependent on
interest and size of the artwork. Artists are encouraged to visit the Museum to view
the space before participating. Work displayed will be up for viewing between 4-
8pm on the assigned 1st Friday, and the artist or their representative must be on site.No fees are associated with this opportunity, artists are welcome to sell their work
but are not required to. All sales are to be processed by the artist.Artists interested in being featured please send an email with your name, a sample
photo or description of your work, and your availability to Keith Lohse at
klohse@armuseum.com or call 541-967-7122 for more information.

Noon at the Plaza–Lebanon

The Lebanon Arts Commission is pleased to announced Noon at the Plaza – a noontime summer performance arts series at Strawberry Plaza.  Thank you to our program sponsor: COMCAST  Beginning at noon, each Friday from July 5 and August 16, the community is invited to come to downtown, grab lunch and step into the Plaza to be entertained by various performing artists.

July 19 – Crossing Delancey, Comedy Reader’s Theatre
July 26 – Grand Jazz & Swing Band
August 2 – Scramble James, Circus Arts Extraordinaire
August 9 – Gideon Freudmann, Cellobop
August 16 – Great Quirky Turkey Pageant Award Ceremony + Lisa James & Chelsea Sue Duo

Bike MS Willamette Valley, August 3, 4-Monmouth

Test your endurance and take a ride for the battle against MS! Join the National MS Society August 3-4 in Monmouth as 500 cyclists set out to ride up to 160 miles and raise more than $600,000 in the annual Bike MS: Willamette Valley to make a difference in the lives of nearly 1 million people living with multiple sclerosis. The route will depart from Western Oregon University on August 3, loop through golden wheat fields and Willamette Valley vineyards, and conclude back at Western Oregon University on August 4 and features the most picturesque sites the Valley has to offer.

Sweet Home Volunteer Firefighters breakfast-August 3, 4

Breakfast is served from 8-11
Cost is $6/person
Location is the Sweet Home Fire station on Long St
Breakfast is all-you-can-eat: buttermilk pancakes, sausage, ham, scrambled eggs, coffee, and juice
Funds raised will go towards the 2020 Sportsman’s Holiday Fireworks

Eat, Drink, and Be Patriotic for Honor Flight-August 10th–Corvallis

Third Annual Eat Drink and Be Patriotic dinner/auction will be held on Saturday, August 10th at 4 Spirits Distillery in Corvallis.  Proceeds allow us to take Veterans who served our country between 12/7/41 and 5/7/75 to Washington DC to see their memorials and receive the thanks and appreciation from the American public that most did not receive when they came home.  Tickets for the dinner/auction are $50 per person or sponsor a table of 8 for $500.  Tickets are available at www.swvhonorflight.org click on Event Tickets.  Questions should be sent toswvhonorflight@comcast.net  or by calling 541-979-3485.

Aumsville Volunteer Fighters Breakfast-August 17th

from 7 am to 11 am held at Aumsville Fire Station, 490 Church Street, Aumsville, Oregon.  Pancakes, ham, sausage, eggs, coffee, juice and milk.   Children 5 and under free, 6 to 12 years $5.50, 13 and older $6.50, Seniors 60 and over $5.00 and military and first responders $5.00.  Sponsored by Aumsville Volunteer Firefighters Association.  Money raised will benefit volunteer firefighters activities, provide equipment and supplies and support the education scholarship program.  For further information please call 503-749-2894.

September 8th – Golf Classic
5th Annual Patriot Classic to Benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.  September 8th, at Spring Hill Golf Club.  8:30am Shotgun with lunch & awards at 1:30pm.  Individuals are $125 per person and includes lunch, drinks, green fees, cart, range balls and prizes.  Teams of 4 are $500.  Registration Deadline is August 23rd.  CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM.

Out of the Darkness Walk–September 28th -Ralston Park in Lebanon 

Suicide Prevention starts with everyday heroes like you. Join us on September 28th 2019 at Ralston Park in Lebanon at 9am as we walk to fight suicide and raise awareness about mental health. Be a part of the movement turning hope into action and create a culture that’s smart about mental health. Funds raised at the walk will benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Register for the event or submit a donation at www.afsp.org/Lebanon. For more information or how to get involved contact Dave Butler at dbutler451@aol.com.