Jul
3
to Dec 4

St. Johns Yarn Connection

Whether you interest is knitting or crocheting, come join the fun as we learn together. Meet your neighbors, relax, and have fun! All experience levels welcome. Please bring your own supplies. 

1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 6:30-7:30 pm at the St. Johns Library branch

  • July 3rd and 17th
  • August 9th and 21st
  • September 4th and 18th
  • October 2nd and 16th
  • November 6th and 20th
  • December 4th
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St. Johns Clothing Closet
Jul
19
to Dec 20

St. Johns Clothing Closet

  • St. Johns Center for Opportunity (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The St. Johns Center for Opportunity hosts a the monthly free clothing closet for North Portland community members in need at their offices (8250 N. Lombard St). The closet is open the 3rd Thursday of each month from 2 pm-7 pm.

The next dates that the closet are open are:

July 18th, August 16th, September 20th, October 18th, November 15th and December 20th

The community clothing closet has clothing in a range of sizes for infants to adults, as well as shoes, coats, purses and some accessories available for all genders. Any community member in need is welcome to shop at the clothing closet. Each visitor gets to pick any 15 items (limit one coat and 2 pairs of shoes per person). This amount may change based on donations received in the previous month. 

The #4, #16 and #75 Trimet bus lines serve the downtown St. Johns area within easy walking distance of the SJCO offices, which is across from Signal Pizza. You do not need to RSVP to attend this event. Dogs are not allowed in the clothing closet unless they are registered service animals. Children must be supervised by an adult at all times during the clothing closet.

If you are interested in volunteering, please visit the SJCO website here .

Thank you to the Port of Portland for being a Presenting Sponsor of the community clothing closet and Guerrilla Development for being a sponsor! We appreciate you!

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More Bridges Open Houses
Aug
25
to Sep 29

More Bridges Open Houses

Find out about the options for a 3rd bridge crossing into Washington to relieve I-5 congestion. Open house sessions led by and paid for by the Economic Transportation Alliance/Third Bridge Now, a 501c3 organization.

Open Houses are being held at the follow locations and times in fall of 2018:

August 25th 10 AM - 7 PM
Clark Public Utilities 1200 Fort Vancouver Way Vancouver, WA 98663


Sept 8th 10 AM – 11:30 AM
Cascade Park Library 600 NE 136th Ave Vancouver, WA 98684


Sept 15th 10 AM – 7 PM
Clark Public Utilities 1200 Fort Vancouver Way Vancouver, WA 98663


Sept 22nd 10 AM – 11:30 AM
Vancouver Community Library 901 C. St. Vancouver, WA 98660


Sept 29th 10 AM – 7 PM
Woodland Community Center 782 Park Street Woodland, WA 98674

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Sep
8
to Nov 13

Wayfinding Academy Labs

 Living life on purpose means not staying stagnant--it’s about stretching your edges, learning new skills, and building on existing knowledge. Wayfinding Labs help you do just that. These 12-hour courses are where our community and college meet to nurture your constant growth. 

There are no anonymous lecture halls here. Instead, expert Lab faculty teach in the “Wayfinding Way”: small group settings designed for lots of discussion and interaction. Learners of all ages join our full-time students for a rich mix of perspectives.

Labs are 12 hour non-credit courses offered at Wayfinding Academy for only $30. Times and dates vary for each class. This term, they are offering the following Labs: 

  • Smart(Phone) StoryTelling with Jason de Parrie-Turner
  • Views of the River: Understanding Pacific Northwest Rivers & Streams with Hearts and Minds with Jim Evans 
  • Conflict Resolution Skills with Jessie Laird  
  • Gender & Sexuality in Black Popular Music with d.a. Carter    

Here is the website with information about dates, times and registration (the first class begins September 8th). 

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Business After Hours Mixer
Sep
20
5:30 PM17:30

Business After Hours Mixer

Attend this after hours mixer to help kickoff the St. Johns Business Boosters holiday tree lighting fundraiser, learn more about Boosters upcoming events and network with other businesses at Stormbreaker Brewing from 5:30-7:30 pm!

Members and non-members alike are encouraged to attend.

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St. Johns Art Walk
Sep
21
5:00 PM17:00

St. Johns Art Walk

Friday, September 21st in Downtown St. Johns
5-8 pm

20+ local artists paired with local businesses for a night of art and community in Downtown St. Johns during 3rd Friday events! Live music and art performances in the plaza throughout the event. This event is free and kid friendly!

RSVP on Facebook here!

For the full list of participating artists and businesses, visit www.stjohnsopportunity.org.

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Sep
22
9:00 AM09:00

Naturescaping Workshop

  • BES Water Pollution Control Lab (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Learn how to create a low-maintenance landscape that conserves water, prevents pollution, and saves you time and money! Explore how native plants can make your outdoor space a vibrant, healthy place for people, pets, and wildlife. You'll dig up fresh ideas, tips & resources to bring back to your yard.

Register online at: www.emswcd.org/workshops or call 503-222-7645.

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Sep
22
4:00 PM16:00

End of Summer Dance Party

The first day of fall is September 22nd! Consign Couture is going to finally have a legit dance party in the backyard of the store with a ton of clothing items for $5. 

4-8p
Drinks provided
DJ: Russell!

We're planning a secondhand outfit contest -- so come in your favorite consignment scores.

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Oct
6
8:00 AM08:00

Benefit Breakfast for the ALS Association

Our mission: Leading the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig’s Diseas and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.

Join Mike Verbout and friends for a benefit breakfast in memory of Doris Verbout at the North Portland Eagles Hall on Saturday, October 6th, 2018.

Donation of $8/person. Eggs cooked to order!

Download the event flyer here

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Oct
6
9:00 AM09:00

Free Yard Trees for North Portland residents!

Thanks to a grant from PPR’s Urban Forestry mission in cooperation with your local Tree Teams, we want to give you a free medium or large tree. We’re talking Douglas firs, scarlet oaks, giant sequoias, western red cedar, Pacific ponderosa pines, and purple beeches among others. Come get yours on Oct. 6 at Cathedral Park.

Check out this link (https://goo.gl/ptyzUz) for details, and if you have any questions, write us at freetrees@portlandoregon.gov. Sometimes, simple changes to our environment can be just the thing we need to help our community live longer and healthier. Trees are one such change. Get yours now.

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Oct
8
7:00 PM19:00

St. Johns Neighborhood Association Board Elections!

SJNA elections are the 8th of October, 7PM, at the St. Johns Community Center.

To run: Nominations will be accepted at the start of the 10/8 meeting. Each candidate will be given equal time to speak about their position. Once done, voting will begin by write in ballot, and tallied by guests from a near-by North Portland neighborhood.

To vote: Voters must be a member of SJNA. Members either live*, work, or own a business in St. Johns or Cathedral Park (*whether you are a renter, homeowner, or houseless; if you reside here, you're apart of SJNA). Voters must also attend either the August or September general meetings.

Mark your calendar for our next meeting, September 10th, 7PM, at the St. Johns Community Center to learn more about SJNA, our voting process, and to be eligible to have your October vote count!

Click here to download the election resource flyer!

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2nd Annual Gala: Raise the Barre
Oct
13
6:00 PM18:00

2nd Annual Gala: Raise the Barre

SAVE THE DATE! The Aspire Project is excited to announce Raising The Barre, their 2nd annual gala, will be on October 13th at the Village Ballroom. Last year, over 130 people gathered to support The Aspire Project programs and share in an evening of live music, dance performances, dinner, refreshments and auctions. This year is going to be even better. Mark your calendars! They'd love to have you there.

The Aspire Project is currently looking for sponsors and volunteers to join the Silent Auction Team. Email katiej@theaspireproject.org if you are interested.

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Sep
19
6:00 PM18:00

North Portland Transportation Summit

North Portland Transportation Kick Off

September 19th at 6:00PM

Kaiser Town Hall

A coalition of North Portland neighborhoods have been hard at work for over a year to create a platform to express growing concerns about transportation, safety, accessibility, and mobility in North Portland.

Are you frustrated by traffic issues? Do you wish that the Fessenden / St. Louis project would get started already (more on that below)*? Do you want safer, more accessible travel options in your community?

Then be here and tell your city and government leaders what you need. Already on the guest list are keynote speaker OR Speaker of the House, Tina Kotek, and City Commissioner, Chloe Eudaly.

To get involved and make the summit a success, email mary@npnscommunity.org.

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Sep
12
to Sep 13

Shades of Green Conference

On September 12-13, the Shades of Green conference will bring together a diverse group of professionals for a candid discussion about the state of diversity within the energy industry, as well as a facilitated workshop around diversity best practices, strategies and actions.

Check out the fantastic line up of speakers and sessions, including a keynote from Van Jones.

Can't make it to the conference? You can still catch Van Jones speaking at 7pm on September 12.

Register to attend this event by clicking here!

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Roosevelt High School Alumni Veterans Ceremony
Sep
10
4:00 PM16:00

Roosevelt High School Alumni Veterans Ceremony

WHO:  The Roosevelt High School Alumni Association (RHSAA)

WHAT: A Celebration of our Alums who served in the Military

WHERE:  In the Community Garden at Roosevelt High School (6941 N. Central Street, Portland, Oregon 97203)  Program to be on North Ida Avenue

WHEN:  Monday, September 10th, 2018   4 P.M. in the Community Garden

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Art Constitutional at the St. Johns Farmers Market
Sep
8
9:00 AM09:00

Art Constitutional at the St. Johns Farmers Market

Enjoy an expanded St. Johns Farmers Market with the Art Constitutional on Saturday, September 8th in the US Bank Parking Lot. Featuring 18 local craft vendors and artists, live music and more! Items for sale include jewelry, paintings, rugs, pottery, photography, illustrations & comics and children’s toys.

Stay tuned for the full vendor list and event details here!

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Multnomah County Health Clinic Open House!
Aug
31
2:00 PM14:00

Multnomah County Health Clinic Open House!

  • Multnomah County Health Clinic North Portland (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Our North Portland Multnomah County Health Center is celebrating a major renovation that expand services for St. Johns residents. The space now allows for 8 additional exam rooms, an additional care team and room to add a dental clinic in the future. 

Folks will gather to hear from some Health Department leaders, enjoy some food, games, Tai Chi demonstration and tabling from local community groups. The event is free and family friendly!

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Cakeluck 5 year Anniversary!
Aug
26
2:00 PM14:00

Cakeluck 5 year Anniversary!

**Celebrating (almost) 5 years of Cakeluck!**

WHAT: A pot luck for cake. An informal meet up of neighbors who like to bake and eat. We set up tables, you bring the cake (or baked goods of your choice) and your plate & utensils. Eat, chat, enjoy!
WHERE: In St. Johns Plaza, near the clock
WHO: St. Johns neighbors & friends, organized by Liz Smith and Sylvia Allen (who are continuing the tradition started by Babs and Néna).

If you have never been to one, they are a real treat. If you have, you know how fun they are. This is a completely volunteer-run event that is unique to our neighborhood! We welcome volunteers who would like to help set up and/or clean up.

RSVP on Facebook here
 

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Aug
25
10:00 AM10:00

Facilitating for Justice: Centering Anti-Oppression in Our Facilitation

AORTA (The Anti-Oppression Resource and Training Alliance) is hosting a workshop in Portland, OR in August.

Facilitating for Justice: Centering Anti-Oppression in Our Facilitation can be a powerful skills-building workshop for you and your community, and a wonderful opportunity to engage with other local folks with their minds on creating intentional spaces for increased participation and inclusion.

Apply to attend here, or share with your networks: http://bit.ly/FacilitateForJusticePDX

Facilitation by Marc Mascarenhas-Swan, Anisha Desai, and Peter Dakota Spencer-McElhatton

 

August 25th, 2018

10 am- 5pm

Location TBA

Suggested cost: $200, Sliding scale

 

Why are we hosting this workshop?

Even groups with great meeting process inadvertently perpetuate barriers to full member participation and access to democratic process. This happens through group dynamics of power, privilege, and oppression that often marginalize women, people of color, queer, trans, and gender non-conforming folks, people with disabilities, and those with limited access to the cultural cues that come with class privilege. The good news is there are many ways we can disrupt those dynamics. This day long workshop will help us build tools and confidence in facilitating for justice.

What will we cover?

-Learn advanced skills to address systemic power when it arises in groups

-Gain a greater understanding on how our own identities impact our facilitation style

-Practice skills that lead to justice including group decision making, supporting groups in conflict, and naming, intervening, and addressing systemic power when it arises.

-Learn strategies for working with multiracial and multicultural groups that allow for full participation.

 

How can I find out more?

Check out this FB event and our registration page.

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River Gathering with Laura Feldman
Aug
24
6:30 PM18:30

River Gathering with Laura Feldman

Come celebrate the Willamette and meet others deeply inspired by the River.

This is the opening for a four-week Working Library residency inviting Portland residents, especially St. Johns and North Portland neighborhoods, to a physical and visible space for conversation and collaboration, where the community can pool its wisdom, share stories, hold meetings, reflect, plant projects, play music, stage events, share meals, create ritual, draw, write and explore our complex and vital relationship with the Willamette River.

This is a family-friendly event.  The space is ADA Accessible.  Refreshments provided.

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Aug
21
6:30 PM18:30

Circle Talks at the Working Library

vLet the Artists Die
A Performance-Lecture by Triple Candie
August 21, 2018, 6:30-8 pm

Triple Candie will present a performance-lecture that focuses on its art-less exhibitions. The performance will explore a range of topics, from artist obituaries and artistic agency, to the “Death of the Artist” and the “Author Function” late ‘60s French theory, as well as the ethics of posthumous artistic creation. A brief history of Triple Candie’s programs are interwoven throughout -- David Hammons: The Unauthorized Retrospective, Cady Noland Approximately, James Lee Byars: I Cancel My Works at Death, Maurizio Cattelan is Dead: Life and Work, If Michael Asher, etc. The title “Let the Artists Die” is borrowed from a 1985 play by the Polish artist-playwright Tadeusz Kantor about art under authoritarian regimes. 

ABOUT TRIPLE CANDIE
Triple Candie is a phantom-like institution run by internationally noted art historians Shelly Bancroft and Peter Nesbett. Founded in Harlem in 2001, Triple Candie produces exhibitions about art but largely devoid of it. Its primary purpose since late 2005 has been to explore the possibilities of exhibition-making as a truly alternative, critical practice. The New York Times once characterized Triple Candie as “Manhattan’s only truly alternative alternative space,” and Domus described it as “one of the most mysterious and creative institutions on the contemporary scene.” When Triple Candie left Harlem in 2011, it began guest-producing exhibitions for museums in the United States and Europe. Its most recent project, If Michael Asher, is currently on view at the Grazer Kunstverein in Austria. Triple Candie works out of a townhouse in Washington, D.C.

ABOUT CIRCLE TALKS
Throughout summer 2018 we are inviting artists, curators, and arts administrators to lead conversations about the evolution of socially engaged artworks and how they expand the public discourse around what art can be and how it is valued.

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Walk with Immigrants and Refugees
Aug
19
11:00 AM11:00

Walk with Immigrants and Refugees

A walk to inspire a more compassionate, generous, and welcoming Portland! Parks for New Portlanders, in partnership with Portland Sunday Parkways, nonprofits, and refugee and immigrant organizations, invites you to walk with Refugees and Immigrants. Join community members and elected leaders as they gather at Gateway Discovery Park for in a one-mile walk to Knott Park, alongside our refugee and immigrant neighbors in a show of support.

This event recognizes the unique experiences of new Portlanders, of all ages and backgrounds. - Hear refugee and immigrant stories - Enjoy diverse music, food, and other family activities We welcome all neighbors, faith-based organizations, local businesses, neighborhood associations, and nonprofits to join us on this walk to inspire a more compassionate, generous, and welcoming Portland!

For more information, contact Som Subedi at som.subedi@portlandoregon.gov or call 503-260-2487. www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/walk

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/325176198023284/

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Community Cares Day at George Middle School
Aug
18
9:00 AM09:00

Community Cares Day at George Middle School

Project Community Care Day is an annual tradition and a wonderful opportunity to help beautify our school grounds in preparation for the first day of school.  Volunteers assist with outdoor projects, such as weeding and spreading mulch.  Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own tools, including gardening gloves and tools, but they are not required.  No volunteer registration is needed and all ages are welcome.

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Our Town: The People's Guide to St. Johns
Aug
17
5:00 PM17:00

Our Town: The People's Guide to St. Johns

Please join Lauren Everett for the opening night of her exhibition at Cathedral Park Place, featuring selected images and text from her participatory research about sense of place in St. Johns. These photographs were taken by St. Johns residents this past winter, using single use 35 mm film cameras. The prompt was to think about why they love living in St. Johns, and choose twelve things to photograph that illustrate those aspects. The images are accompanied by captions explaining the significance of each selection to the individual's place attachment. 

The exhibition will be held in the second floor atrium, which is accessible by ascending the stairs in the lobby on Baltimore, proceeding straight down the hallway, and making a right.

RSVP and spread the word on the Facebook invite 

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Pan African Festival of Oregon
Aug
11
12:00 PM12:00

Pan African Festival of Oregon

Oregon’s second annual Pan African Festival (PAF) will take place on Saturday, August 11 at Pioneer Courthouse Square in downtown Portland from12:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. PAF is a celebration of the resilience, strength and influence of Pan Africans (Africans, Caribbean and African Americans) in Oregon. 

The festival is a cultural vehicle to galvanize, mobilize and empower Diaspora Africans in Oregon. It is a springboard to community building, increasing understanding within and between communities, and creating a dialogue that will bring awareness and sensitivity. This vision is captured in PAF’s 2018 Theme: Experience The Culture.

 

Second Annual Pan African Festival of Oregon

Experience The Culture

WHEN: Saturday, August 11, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

WHERE: Pioneer Courthouse Square (701 SW 6th Ave., Portland, Oregon 97205)

ADMISSION: Admission is free. Everyone is invited to attend.

WEBSITE: http://www.panafricanfestivalor.org/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/915840078585856/



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Party in the Plaza!
Aug
7
6:00 PM18:00

Party in the Plaza!

Save the date for a free, family friendly dance party in the St. Johns plaza to celebrate our great neighborhood as part of National Night Out! Join the St. Johns Center for Opportunity, DJ Dirtynick, and community safety and livability groups for a fun evening of merriment and education! 

Learn from neighborhood safety groups, dance in a cloud of bubbles, meet our local firefighters and enjoy food from some of your favorite St. Johns Farmers Market vendors and, most importantly, get to know your neighbors!

RSVP on Facebook and get all the event details by clicking here!

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Aug
4
4:00 PM16:00

Screening + Discussion: Errata

Science fiction film viewing/feeling/smelling followed by open discussion.   There are 2 screenings on August 2nd and August 11th from 4-8 pm. 

 HTTP:// SCI-FI COLLECTIVE invites the community to engage in conversations, critiques, screenings, and readings centered around science fiction media. We hope you will join us for these events, taking place at Working Library located at 8836 N Lombard St. in the St. Johns neighborhood. All events are FREE and open to the public. 

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Aug
4
10:30 AM10:30

2nd Annual Vanport Jazz Festival

Discover the Legacy. Experience the Revival at the 2nd Annual Vanport Jazz Festival at Portland Meadows. The Vanport Jazz Festival honors the city of Vanport and the voices who formed our jazz community. 

On the site of the historic flood, we intend to transform the Portland Meadows into a cultural revival, welcoming nationally renowned artists and breathing new life into Portland jazz. 

To purchase tickets and see the full lineup, click here 

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Aug
2
2:30 PM14:30

The Tempest by Shakespeare

Oregon Adventure Theatre presents Shakespeare's The Tempest, directed by William Steele. This free performance will be presented in North Portland at the following locations:

August 3, 4, 5 at 7:30 pm at the Peninsula Oddfellows Lodge (4834 N Lombard St.) 

August 10, 11, 12 at 7:30 pm in the backyard of Devin & Jess Martin (8648 NW Ogden St.)

The event is free. Raffles at intermission and donations accepted. 

To find out more information, visit oregonadventuretheatre.com 

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Jul
28
4:00 PM16:00

World Building Workshop: What is Sci-Fi?

HTTP:// SCI-FI COLLECTIVE invites the community to engage in conversations, critiques, screenings, and readings centered around science fiction media. We hope you will join us for these events, taking place at Working Library located at 8836 N Lombard St. in the St. Johns neighborhood. All events are FREE and open to the public. 

This event is a collaborative workshop for generating sci-fi! 

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July Biz Mob!
Jul
26
6:00 PM18:00

July Biz Mob!

In July, we'll celebrate Dub's St Johns, The Man's Shop and 45th Parallel Wines at the St. Johns Biz Mob! Come visit your local business owners, enjoy snacks and drinks, special deals and live music from 5-8 pm! 

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Cathedral Park Jazz Festival
Jul
20
to Jul 22

Cathedral Park Jazz Festival

The Jazz Society of Oregon ™ proudly presents
The 38th Annual - Friday, July 20th to Sunday, July 22nd, 2018

The Jazz Society’s Cathedral Park Jazz Festival is a FREE concert open to the public and held over three days in mid-July at Cathedral Park at the base of the St. Johns bridge in the Cathedral Park neighborhood of Portland. Now in its 38th year, the festival is the longest running jazz and blues festival west of the Mississippi River. The Festival is a major musical event in the heart of summer for the Portland Metro area, and features the region’s best local jazz and blues musicians. It also fosters cooperation and pride in the north Portland neighborhoods of Cathedral Park and St. Johns, and recognizes and promotes the community’s local businesses.

To RSVP online, click here

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Jul
19
6:00 PM18:00

July 19: N/NE Neighborhood Housing Strategy Oversight Committee

Topics for discussion: (1) Overview of Tax Increment Financing; 2) Discussion on maximizing the indebtedness of the Interstate Urban Renewal Area. 

Oversight committee meetings are open to the public and public testimony is invited. For more information, visit https://www.portlandoregon.gov/phb/74485

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Jul
17
2:30 PM14:30

Rental Services Commission

Topics for discussion: (1) Screening Criteria; (2) Security Deposits; and (3) program and policy updates
 

The Rental Services Commission (RSC) serves as the primary public forum for discussion of rental housing law and regulation, and renter-owner programs and services in the City of Portland. RSC meetings are open to the public and public testimony is invited. Agendas and meeting materials will be posted online here. For more information, visit www.portlandoregon.gov/phb/RSC. Click here to sign up for the Rental Services Commission email list to receive meeting notices and related updates. 

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Berry Cobbler Showdown
Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

Berry Cobbler Showdown

Show us your best baking skills by entering the 2018 Berry Cobbler Showdown at the St. Johns Farmers Market on July 14th! 

Use at least 1 ingredient purchased at the St. Johns Farmers Market, bring your fresh cobbler to the market, have the market attendees taste test and vote for their favorites. You could be the next Berry Cobbler Showdown Winner! The winner will receive a $50 St. Johns Farmers Market gift card to spend at the market.

To read the full details and sign up, visit: http://www.stjohnsopportunity.org/berry-cobbler-showdown

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Movie in the Park
Jul
12
6:30 PM18:30

Movie in the Park

Join your neighbors for the Portland Parks and Rec "Summer Free for All" Movie in the Park at George Park in St. Johns. They'll be showing "The Sandlot" (1993, rated PG) in English with Spanish subtitles. The pre-movie entertainment will be Colectivo de Son Jarocho de Portland. Check them out on Facebook here! The movie begins at dusk. The event is free!

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Bike2Groceries event at New Seasons University Park
Jun
30
10:00 AM10:00

Bike2Groceries event at New Seasons University Park

Join Block Bikes at New Seasons University Park this Saturday to learn more about safe bike routes to groceries and how to get groceries from the grocery store to your house on your bicycle! They will have racks and information and there will be representatives from local organizations with free information, handouts and more! 

Help them build your bike love as they show you how to to use your bike in even more exciting ways. 

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Jun
27
6:30 PM18:30

Circle Talks at c3:initiative

Part of our summer Circle Talks series that celebrates the acquisition of Working Library, a dialogic art project by Laura O’Quin and Rory Sparks. Over the next several months we will invite artists, curators, and arts administrators to lead conversations about the evolution of socially engaged artworks and how they expand the public discourse around what art can be and how it is valued.

ABOUT THE EVENT
Join us for a conversation with Libby Werbel, Stephanie Syjuco, Stephanie Parrish and Works Progress Agency, as we discuss how social practice artworks fit into the larger arts ecosystem. Using Stephanie Syjuco’s notMoMA project as a touchstone, participants will share their experiences around creating, acquiring, and activating a social practice artwork. How can this type of work broaden the ways we think about art and how can institutions support artistic authorship that prioritizes social engagement? There will be dedicated time for audience questions, an opportunity to view our notMoMA Satellite Exhibition in partnership with Portland Art Museum, as well as light refreshments.

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Sunday Parkways North Portland
Jun
24
11:00 AM11:00

Sunday Parkways North Portland

North Portland Sunday Parkways rolls through town from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 24. Join us for a 9.5 mile traffic-free, family-friendly bike route that takes you on a tour to Willamette Boulevard and over to Peninsula Rose Garden, Columbia Annex, Arbor Lodge, Kenton and McCoy Parks to grab a bite to eat, listen to tunes, and join some activities. 

Be sure to play the Kaiser Permanente Sticker Hunt: Collect all the stickers from the Kaiser Permanente parks on the route, and for every completed sitcker card you'll earn the collectible North Portland decal shown here, and Kaiser Permanente will make a donation in support of mental health organizations in our community. 

Spend a lovely summer day walking, strolling, and rolling around our North Portland route. See the map:
https://www.portlandoregon.gov/transportation/67622

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