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CANNON BEACH — Cannon Beach Library will host former regional reporter Lori Tobias at 2 p.m. Saturday at facebook.com/cannonbeachlibrary and on Zoom (visit cannonbeachlibrary.org for login information). Read more

SEAVIEW — The Sou’wester Lodge’s Art Trail Gallery is featuring work by Dirk Sweringen until July 18. The art is viewable from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily at the gallery, 3728 J. Place. Read more

SEAVIEW — The Sou’wester Historic Lodge will host Portland rock musician Ezza Rose for a concert from 8 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday at the lodge, 3728 J Pl. Read more

Even life in a tropical paradise has its ups and downs. Author Nicki Chen, of Edmonds, Washington, addresses pain and sunshine in her new novel, “When in Vanuatu.” Read more

MANZANITA — Hoffman Center for the Arts will accept writing and art submissions for its annual publication, The North Coast Squid, from Saturday to May 31 at hoffmanarts.org/events/submit-to-the-squid/ Read more

Ilwaco Timberland Regional Library and the Peninsula Players will host a virtual show at 7 p.m. Thursday via Zoom. Register online at events.trl.org for the Zoom link. Read more

Jan Bono, author of "Fisher Girl, Fisher Wife, Fisher Poet," participated in a live interview for Coast Weekend's March 2021 book club discussion. Read more

Brian Ratty, author of "Call of the Columbia: River of Redemption," participated in a live interview for Coast Weekend's February 2021 book club discussion. Read more

ASTORIA — Astoria Art Loft is featuring four regional artists for an April gallery show, available to view from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily at the art loft, 106 3rd St. Read more

CANNON BEACH — Cannon Beach Library will host mystery author J.A. Jance at 2 p.m. Saturday at facebook.com/cannonbeachlibrary and on Zoom (visit cannonbeachlibrary.org for login information). Read more