July in Lake Oswego is a fantastic time to experience the vibrant community spirit and enjoy a wide array of events and activities. Whether you’re a resident of a beautiful Renaissance Home or just visiting, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. From lively farmers’ markets and engaging storywalks to festive Independence Day celebrations and soulful summer concerts, Lake Oswego offers a rich tapestry of experiences. Join us in exploring the best this charming city has to offer, making your summer days filled with fun, learning, and community connections.

Farmers’ Market

Dates: Every Saturday (July 6, 13, 20, 27)
Time: 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Location: Millennium Plaza Park
Enjoy the best of local produce, artisanal goods, and live music at the Lake Oswego Farmers’ Market. Each week features a different array of vendors offering fresh fruits, vegetables, baked goods, flowers, and handcrafted items. It’s a perfect outing for families and food enthusiasts alike.

Storywalk: The Honeybee

Date: July 1
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Luscher Farm
A delightful outdoor reading experience where families can walk along a trail and read a story together. “The Honeybee” by Kirsten Hall is featured, encouraging children to enjoy nature and literacy simultaneously.

Independence Day Celebration: Kalimba with a Laser Light Show

Date: July 4
Time: 8:00-10:30 PM
Location: Foothills Park
Celebrate Independence Day with a dynamic performance by Kalimba, a tribute band to Earth, Wind & Fire. The evening concludes with a dazzling laser light show that will light up the night sky, making it a memorable Fourth of July celebration.

Knitting Group

Dates: Every Wednesday (July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31)
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Lake Oswego Public Library
Join fellow knitting enthusiasts for a relaxing and social knitting session. All skill levels are welcome, and it’s a great opportunity to share tips, patterns, and enjoy each other’s company.

Early Childhood Music and Movement in Mandarin Chinese

Dates: Various Mondays (July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29)
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Lake Oswego Public Library
Introduce your little ones to music and movement in Mandarin. This interactive program is designed for young children and helps with language development, coordination, and social skills.

Parks Plan 2040 Neighborhood Workshop

Dates: July 27, July 28
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Adult Community Center
Help shape the future of Lake Oswego’s parks by participating in these workshops. Share your ideas and feedback on what you would like to see in the parks system, ensuring it meets the community’s needs for years to come.

Lego Club

Dates: Every Friday (July 5, 12, 19, 26)
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Lake Oswego Public Library
Kids can let their imaginations run wild at the Lego Club. It’s a great way for children to develop creativity, engineering skills, and make new friends while building Lego creations.

Let’s Do Lunch!

Date: July 11
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Adult Community Center
Join the community for a delicious lunch and good conversation. It’s an excellent opportunity to meet new people, enjoy a nutritious meal, and participate in engaging activities.

American Mah Jongg

Dates: Various Tuesdays and Wednesdays (July 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31)
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Adult Community Center
Engage in the strategic and social game of American Mah Jongg. Whether you’re a seasoned player or new to the game, you’ll find camaraderie and fun in this weekly gathering.

The Crone Within: Awaken the Wise Woman Within

Dates: Every Friday (July 5, 12, 19, 26)
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Adult Community Center
This workshop focuses on personal growth and empowerment for women. Through guided discussions and activities, participants can explore their inner wisdom and connect with other women in a supportive environment.

Living Well Dance Featuring the Millennium Dance Band

Date: July 14
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Adult Community Center
Dance the night away with live music from the Millennium Dance Band. This event offers a fantastic opportunity for socializing, exercise, and enjoying live music in a friendly atmosphere.

Enchanting Exploration of Southern Oregon’s Theatrical Treasures

Dates: July 18-20
Time: Various times
Explore the rich theatrical history of Southern Oregon through this engaging series. Attend performances, participate in workshops, and delve into the stories and characters that make up the region’s theatrical heritage.

Life is a Cabaret: With Mark & Helena Greathouse!

Date: July 29
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Adult Community Center
Enjoy a captivating cabaret performance by Mark and Helena Greathouse. Their show combines music, storytelling, and humor for an entertaining evening that’s sure to delight audiences of all ages.

For a complete list of events and details, visit the Lake Oswego Events Calendar.