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Calendars, Meetings & Events

August 2014

Friday, August 1 2014

  • Ladybug Walk

    Kenilworth Park

    Friday, August 1 2014, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

    Adults: Take a nature walk with your child (ages 2-5)!

Saturday, August 2 2014

  • St John's Waterfront Ten Toes Walk

    N Philadelphia and Lombard, Town Clock

    Saturday, August 2 2014, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Length

    4.5 miles

    Host

    Richard Cassidy

    Enjoy a challenging and very scenic route through downtown St. Johns, Cathedral Park and Willamette Cove.

Sunday, August 3 2014

Monday, August 4 2014

  • All-Star Community Day Soccer Clinic

    Montavilla Park & Community Center

    Monday, August 4 2014, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Length

    5 Hours

    Join us for our Grand Opening of our new Futsol Field PLUS a day of soccer clinics!

Tuesday, August 5 2014

  • Aquatics Fun Day

    Pier Pool

    Tuesday, August 5 2014, 1:30 PM to 3:45 PM

    A Splash Party for Everyone!

  • PHAC Mtg.

    PHB, 421 S.W. Sixth Ave., Fifth Floor

    Tuesday, August 5 2014, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Portland Housing Advisory Commission

  • National Night Out (many locations)

    (many locations)

    Tuesday, August 5 2014, 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM

    A day when people hold parties to strengthen community cohesiveness and crime resistance, and get to know their neighbors and their local public safety officials.

  • Public Involvement Advisory Council

    City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Ave

    Tuesday, August 5 2014, 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

  • National Night Out

    Peninsula Park

    Tuesday, August 5 2014, 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Length

    3 Hours

    Connect with neighbors, family and friends while promoting safety and neighboring unity!

  • Heritage Trees Today and Tomorrow

    Holgate Library, 7905 SE Holgate Blvd

    Tuesday, August 5 2014, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Ride through the trees of today and glimpse the urban forest of tomorrow.

  • CRC Race Talks Forum

    Jefferson High School

    Tuesday, August 5 2014, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Length

    2 Hours

    Community Forum for feedback on Portland Police services

Wednesday, August 6 2014

Thursday, August 7 2014

  • Aquatics Fun Day

    Mt. Scott Community Center Pool

    Thursday, August 7 2014, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    A Splash Party for Everyone!

  • Sapporo Sister City: Board Meeting

    Rose Room, City Hall

    Thursday, August 7 2014, 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Sapporo board meeting

  • Historic Sellwood -- Ten Toes Walk

    Pioneer Church, 455 SE Spokane

    Thursday, August 7 2014, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    2.5 mi

    Enjoy a walk led by the Architectural Heritage Center as we hear about the history and see the sights in the Sellwood Neighborhood of SE Portland.

Friday, August 8 2014

  • Ladybug Walk

    Columbia Park

    Friday, August 8 2014, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

    Adults: Take a nature walk with your child (ages 2-5)!

Saturday, August 9 2014

  • Itty Bitty Beach Party

    Mt. Scott Community Center Pool

    Saturday, August 9 2014, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    A Splash Party for ages 6 months to 6 years!

Sunday, August 10 2014

Monday, August 11 2014

  • ONI Bureau/Budget Advisory Committee

    City Hall, Lovejoy Room, 1221 SW 4th Ave.

    Monday, August 11 2014, 5:30 AM to 7:30 PM

    Host

    Brian G Hoop

    Monthly meeting of ONI community stakeholders, grantee organizations,  labor, and management to discuss budget, program and policy issues related to the Office of Neighborhood Involvement. All are welcome. Additional meetings occur during budget season.

Tuesday, August 12 2014

  • Planning and Sustainability Commission Meeting

    1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 2500A

    Tuesday, August 12 2014, 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM

    Comprehensive Plan: Maps — briefing; Central City 2035 West Quadrant Plan — briefing; Mixed Use Zones Project — briefing

  • All Sister City Meeting

    Pettygrove, City Hall

    Tuesday, August 12 2014, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    All sister city meeting; everyone is welcome to attend

  • Stormwater Gardens, and Swales, Oh My!

    Kenton Park, N Kilpatrick St and Delaware Ave

    Tuesday, August 12 2014, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    A tour of innovative street designs that make our city green and keep our rivers clean.

  • CRC Race Talks Forum

    McMenamins Kennedy School

    Tuesday, August 12 2014, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Community Forum for feedback on Portland Police services

Wednesday, August 13 2014

Thursday, August 14 2014

Friday, August 15 2014

  • Ladybug Walk

    Elk Rock Island

    Friday, August 15 2014, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

    Adults: Take a nature walk with your child (ages 2-5)!

  • Subs on the Slough

    Columbia Slough Trailhead

    Friday, August 15 2014, 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

    Free lunch and a tour of Columbia Slough Watershed and solar array.

Saturday, August 16 2014

  • Multnomah Days

    SW Portland

    Saturday, August 16 2014, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Celebrating Multnomah Village with Fun, Food, Music and events for everyone!

  • Wallace Park to Macleay Park

    Wallace Park, NW 25th Ave and Raleigh St

    Saturday, August 16 2014, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

    Length

    3 mi

    Host

    Richard Cassidy

    Hike the Lower Macleay and Wildwood Trails, finishing at Wallace Park.

  • KIDS ZONE @ Multnomah Days 2014

    Multnomah Arts Center 7688 SW Capitol Hwy Portland, OR 97219

    Saturday, August 16 2014, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Length

    7:00

    This year the Multnomah Days KIDS ZONE will feature family fun with awesome activities for all ages

  • Arts & Crafts Sale @ Multnomah Days

    Multnomah Arts Center 7688 SW Capitol Hwy Portland, OR 97219

    Saturday, August 16 2014, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Length

    7:00

    Ceramics \\\ Textiles \\\ Jewelry \\\ Prints \\\ Paintings \\\ Glass \\\ Stationery \\\ & More

Sunday, August 17 2014

  • 5k run/walk series

    Laurelhurst Park

    Sunday, August 17 2014, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    5$ 18-up  kids run for  free (17-younger) kids fun run 8-younger  Rockwall, Family Activities, Vendors Space is Limited course #421173

  • Harper's Playground Community Play Day

    Arbor Lodge Park

    Sunday, August 17 2014, 11:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Tuesday, August 19 2014

  • Portland Utility Oversight Blue Ribbon Commission Meeting #3

    Room C, 2nd Floor, Portland Building, 1120 SW Fourth Avenue; Portland, OR 97204

    Tuesday, August 19 2014, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    The 12-member Utility Oversight Blue Ribbon Commission (BRC) will analyze potential reforms of the oversight and accountability of the Portland Water Bureau and Bureau of Environmental Services

  • Bologna Sister City: Board Meeting

    Rose Room, City Hall

    Tuesday, August 19 2014, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Bologna Sister City Board Meeting

  • Green Trees, Green Streets

    Universal Cycles, SE Ankeny and 22nd Ave

    Tuesday, August 19 2014, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Portland doesn't rest on its laurels -- or its oaks. See how we're improving the urban canopy.

Wednesday, August 20 2014

  • City Council Meeting

    Wednesday, August 20 2014, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • CCEH Mtg.

    Bud Clark Commons, 650 NW Irving Street, Portland OR, 1st Floor Multi-Purpose Room.

    Wednesday, August 20 2014, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Coordinating Committee to End Homelessness

  • Southwest Mystery Ride

    Dewitt Park, across from Hillsdale Library, SW Dewitt St near Sunset Blvd

    Wednesday, August 20 2014, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Come along and see where the mystery will take us.

  • Leach Garden After Hours

    6704 SE 122 Ave

    Wednesday, August 20 2014, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Fee

    $35.00

    Art in the Garden

  • Dive-In Movie

    Montavilla Pool

    Wednesday, August 20 2014, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    Watch "The Lego Movie" from the pool!

Thursday, August 21 2014

  • Bike Lunch & Learn - Activate the Waterfront

    City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Ave, second floor - Lovejoy Room

    Thursday, August 21 2014, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    Riding the Willamette waterfront is one of Portland's signature joys. But despite longstanding ambitions, we have a ways to go towards embracing the Willamette River as the heart of the central city. Come hear what's next!

  • Waud Bluff Trail to Swan Island -- Ten Toes Walk

    Columbia Park Annex, N Willamette and Woosley

    Thursday, August 21 2014, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    3.7 mi

    Take a walk along Willamette Blvd and down the Waud Bluff trail to some interesting spots on Swan Island and the Willamette River.

  • Dive-In Movie

    Creston Pool

    Thursday, August 21 2014, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    Watch "The Lego Movie" from the pool!

Friday, August 22 2014

  • Ladybug Walk

    Alberta Park

    Friday, August 22 2014, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

    Adults: Take a nature walk with your child (ages 2-5)!

  • Teen Force End of Summer Party

    Montavilla Park - 8219 NE Glisan Street

    Friday, August 22 2014, 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    3 Hours

    A great evening of celebration and acknowledgement.  Summer is coming to an end

  • Dive-In Movie

    Wilson Pool

    Friday, August 22 2014, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    Wath "The Lego Movie" from the pool!

Saturday, August 23 2014

  • Dive-In Movie

    Sellwood Pool

    Saturday, August 23 2014, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    Watch "The Lego Movie" from the pool!

Sunday, August 24 2014

Tuesday, August 26 2014

  • Rocky Butte of a Ride

    Velo Cult Bike Shop, 1969 NE 42nd Ave

    Tuesday, August 26 2014, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    8 miles

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Enjoy magnificent views and yes, there will be climbing.

  • Planning and Sustainability Commission Meeting

    1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 2500A

    Tuesday, August 26 2014, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Winning Way / Ramsey Way Street Renaming - hearing; RICAP 7 Workplan - hearing; Climate Preparation Strategy and Climate Action Plan - briefing

Wednesday, August 27 2014

Thursday, August 28 2014

  • CakeSystems™ Software Course

    Online Course & Webinar

    Thursday, August 28 2014, 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM

    CakeSystems home energy auditing software has rapidly gained acceptance as a highly effective tool to encourage residential energy upgrades.

  • City Council Meeting

    Thursday, August 28 2014, 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

  • Portland Utility Oversight Blue Ribbon Commission Meeting #4

    TBD

    Thursday, August 28 2014, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    The 12-member Utility Oversight Blue Ribbon Commission (BRC) will analyze potential reforms of the oversight and accountability of the Portland Water Bureau and Bureau of Environmental Services.

Friday, August 29 2014

  • Ladybug Walk

    Lents Park

    Friday, August 29 2014, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

    Adults: Take a nature walk with your child (ages 2-5)!

  • Wild West Festival

    East Portland Community Center - 740 SE 106th Avenue, Portland

    Friday, August 29 2014, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Length

    3 Hours

    Come join East Portland Community Center to celebrate the end of our summer season!