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By Kevin Ahern
Classical Dilemma That Bach musician talked of woe Hoping it would provoke A donation of a bit of dough Because he was baroque Boogie Man A snowman in the grocery store To the carrot section goes And makes a scene each time because It’s where he picks his nose
— Tuesday, May 17, 2022
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Philomath in Photos
SAVE THE DATE
• May 30: Philomath Block Party & Concert (13th Street), 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
• June 3: PYAC Community Kids Carnival (Clemens Field), 5:30-8:30 p.m.
• June 5-Oct. 16: Philomath Farmers’ Market (library parking lot), 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
• June 26: Philomath Day at Corvallis Knight baseball (Goss Stadium, Corvallis), 1:05 p.m.
• July 7-9: Philomath Frolic & Rodeo (Skirvin Park and other sites around Philomath)
• July 21-23: Philomath Lions Club Book Sale (Skirvin Park)
• July 23: Philomath Sip & Stroll (downtown), 3-7 p.m.
• July 30: Philomath Schools Old-Timers Picnic (Philomath City Park)
• Sept. 11: Benton County Public Safety Chili Cook-Off (Skirvin Park)