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Calendars, Meetings & Events

April 2016

Friday, April 1 2016

  • Sustainable Lodging Workshop

    Double Tree Hotel 1000 NE Multnomah

    Friday, April 1 2016, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Event showing how hospitality venues are developing successful sustainability programs.

  • Ladybug Walk

    Friday, April 1 2016, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Ladybug Walk

    Laurelhurst Park

    Friday, April 1 2016, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

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

  • MAC Trayle Print Studio: Past & Present Instructor & Student Print Show

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol HWY, Portland OR 97219

    Friday, April 1 2016, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Length

    2 hours

    Opening reception April 1st; exhibit runs April 1st – May 3rd!

Saturday, April 2 2016

  • Hollywood Farmers Market

    NE Hancock between 44th and 45th

    Saturday, April 2 2016, 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Hollywood Farmers Market

  • Woodstock Street Tree Pruning

    Woodstock Park (SE 47th Ave and SE Steele St)

    Saturday, April 2 2016, 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Small group pruning led by ISA Certified Arborists

Sunday, April 3 2016

  • Qing Ming

    NW Davis between 3rd - 4th

    Sunday, April 3 2016, 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

    Old Town Chinatown Community Association sponsors Qing Ming: A Spring Celebratin

  • CMC Faculty Showcase Concert

    Community Music Center - 3350 SE Francis Street 97202

    Sunday, April 3 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Length

    1.5

    Benefit event for music scholarships

Tuesday, April 5 2016

  • Portland Utility Board Meeting

    Portland Building, Second Floor, Room C (1120 SW 5th Avenue, Portland, OR)

    Tuesday, April 5 2016, 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM

    Length

    3 hours

    Regular meeting of the Portland Utility Board.

  • PHAC Meeting (Time Change)

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

    Tuesday, April 5 2016, 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

    Portland Housing Advisory Commission

  • Consolidated Plan Hearing

    Portland Housing Bureau, 421 SW 6th Ave., Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204

    Tuesday, April 5 2016, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

    Length

    1.5 Hours

    Directly following the PHAC meeting, a light dinner will be served and the hearing will begin at 6:00 PM.

  • BIKETOWN Open House

    Metropolitan Learning Center, 2033 NW Glisan, Portland, OR

    Tuesday, April 5 2016, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Drop in at any five open houses to learn about Portland's new bike share program and tell us your favorite station locations.

  • Community Budget Forum - Southwest

    Wilson High School - Cafeteria, 1151 SW Vermont St., 97219

    Tuesday, April 5 2016, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Length

    2 hours

    Learn about the development of Portland's FY 2016-17 Budget and share your opinions with the Mayor and City Council.

Wednesday, April 6 2016

Thursday, April 7 2016

Friday, April 8 2016

  • Ladybug Walk

    Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge

    Friday, April 8 2016, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

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

  • TEDx Portland

    SW 3rd between Clay - Market

    Friday, April 8 2016, 7:00 PM – Sunday, April 10 2016 to 9:00 AM

    TEDx Portland

Saturday, April 9 2016

  • Hollywood Farmers Market

    NE Hancock between 44th and 45th

    Saturday, April 9 2016, 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Hollywood Farmers Market

  • St. Johns Tree History

    Pioneer Methodist Church - Clark Hall (7528 N Charleston Ave)

    Saturday, April 9 2016, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Length

    2 Hours

    Presentation

  • Twenty Four 7 Annual Chili Cook off

    NE 9th between Glisan - Flanders

    Saturday, April 9 2016, 10:00 AM to 11:59 PM

    Twenty Four 7 Annual Chili Cook off to benefit Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Sunday, April 10 2016

  • Bridge to Brews

    Starts at Waterfront Park

    Sunday, April 10 2016, 7:30 AM to 11:00 AM

    8K & 10K Running Event

Tuesday, April 12 2016

  • Planning and Sustainability Commission Meeting

    1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 2500A

    Tuesday, April 12 2016, 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM

    Length

    4 hours

    RW #8070, SW Florida St west of SW 45th - hearing/recommendation; Task 5: Transportation System Plan - work session/recommendation; Task 5: Residential & Open Space Zoning Map - hearing

  • CANCELED: FHAC Consolidated Plan Hearing

    Portland Housing Bureau, 5th Floor, 421 SW 6th Ave., Portland, OR 97204

    Tuesday, April 12 2016, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Length

    2 Hours

    This meeting has been canceled.

  • Community Budget Forum - East Portland

    Alice Ott Middle School - Auditorium, 12500 SE Ramona St., 97236

    Tuesday, April 12 2016, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Length

    2 hours

    Learn about the development of Portland's FY 2016-17 Budget and share your opinions with the Mayor and City Council.

  • Argay Park Tennis Courts Repair Meeting

    Portland Fire & Rescue Training Center, 4800 NE 122nd Ave

    Tuesday, April 12 2016, 6:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Wednesday, April 13 2016

  • City Council Meeting AM

    Wednesday, April 13 2016, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Water Managers Advisory Board

    Rockwood Water People’s Utility District, 19601 NE Halsey St, Gresham, Oregon

    Wednesday, April 13 2016, 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Monthly meeting of water utility managers

Thursday, April 14 2016

Friday, April 15 2016

  • Ladybug Walk

    Hoyt Arboretum

    Friday, April 15 2016, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

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

Saturday, April 16 2016

  • Hollywood Farmers Market

    NE Hancock between 44th and 45th

    Saturday, April 16 2016, 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Hollywood Farmers Market

  • King-Sabin Tree History

    Whole Foods Market (3535 NE 15th Ave, Portland, OR 97212)

    Saturday, April 16 2016, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Length

    2 Hours

    Presentation

  • Albertina Kerr's Race for the Roses

    NE 1st between Oregon - Holladay

    Saturday, April 16 2016, 6:00 PM – Sunday, April 17 2016 to 2:00 PM

    Race for the Roses

Sunday, April 17 2016

  • Race for the Roses

    Starts from the Oregon Convention Center

    Sunday, April 17 2016, 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Multi Distance Running Event

  • I AM THALENTE Movie Screening

    Hollywood Theatre | 4155 NE Sandy BLVD

    Sunday, April 17 2016, 7:15 PM to 9:00 PM

    PP&R and UNHEARD Skateboard Distributor sponsor a screening of a new skateboarding documentary about Thalente Biyela, a 17-year-old homeless skateboard prodigy in South Africa

Tuesday, April 19 2016

  • Brown Bag Session to learn about CELs

    Portland Building, 1120 SW Fifth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Auditorium

    Tuesday, April 19 2016, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

    Length

    1.5 hours

    CELs stands for community engagement liaison services.

  • PHAC MULTE Hearing

    Portland Housing Bureau, 421 SW 6th Ave., Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204

    Tuesday, April 19 2016, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Length

    1 Hour

    Public Hearing on Tax Exemption Application for Overlook Neighborhood Condominium Project

Wednesday, April 20 2016

Thursday, April 21 2016

Friday, April 22 2016

  • Earth Day

    Everywhere

    Friday, April 22 2016, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Ladybug Walk

    Wallace Park

    Friday, April 22 2016, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

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

  • Family Friday

    Community Music Center 3350 SE Francis 97202

    Friday, April 22 2016, 7:15 PM to 8:15 PM

    Length

    1 hr

    Your neighborhood musical night out with the family

Saturday, April 23 2016

  • Hollywood Farmers Market

    NE Hancock between 44th and 45th

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Hollywood Farmers Market

  • Catholic Youth Pilgrimage Walk

    NW 17th between Couch - Davis

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    The Archdiocese of Portland hosts the Catholic Youth Pilgrimage Walk

  • Roseway Young Tree Pruning

    Glenhaven Park (NE Siskiyou St & NE 80th Ave Portland, OR 97213)

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Length

    4

    Pruning event

  • Portland Aerial Tram Prep for Mother's Day

    Lower Tram Station on SW Moody Ave at Gibbs St

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Come and create Mother's Day gifts with us at the Tram.  Crafts and more for kids.

  • Celebrate Mothers at the Portland Aerial Tram

    Portland Aerial Tram, 3303 SW Bond Ave, Portland, OR 97239

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Get the kids ready for Mother’s Day and get them out of the house to enjoy some family time at the Portland Aerial Tram. Bring home a hand-made card for Mom and take a picture at our photo-booth for a memory she will cherish.

Sunday, April 24 2016

  • Spring Classic

    NE 112th/Marine Drive

    Sunday, April 24 2016, 7:45 AM to 11:00 AM

    3 distance run and duathlon

  • Portland Flea + Food

    SE Salmon between 6th and 7th

    Sunday, April 24 2016, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    Bunk Bar presents Portland Flea + Food benefitting X-Ray FM

Monday, April 25 2016

Tuesday, April 26 2016

  • Planning and Sustainability Commission Meeting

    1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 2500A

    Tuesday, April 26 2016, 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Length

    4 hours

    Multnomah County Courthouse — hearing / recommendation; Deconstruction Code Language — briefing; Solid Waste Rates — briefing; Task 5: Residential & Open Space Zoning Map — work session

  • Citizen Review Committee Meeting

    Tuesday, April 26 2016, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Wednesday, April 27 2016

Thursday, April 28 2016

Friday, April 29 2016

  • Ladybug Walk

    Alberta Park

    Friday, April 29 2016, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Fee

    $4.00

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

  • Bike Month Kick-Off Party

    Pedal Bike Tours, 133 SW 2nd Ave

    Friday, April 29 2016, 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM

    Host

    Barbara J Plummer

    Celebrate spring and kick-off the biking season with us. There will be a free raffle for prizes and light refreshments.

Saturday, April 30 2016

  • Hollywood Farmers Market

    NE Hancock between 44th and 45th

    Saturday, April 30 2016, 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Hollywood Farmers Market

  • Arbor Day 2016

    Portland Farmers Market at South Park Blocks (Near SW Park Avenue and Montgomery Street)

    Saturday, April 30 2016, 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM

    Free! Join us for giveaways, family fun, historic tree tours, music, and stories.

  • Día del Árbol 2016

    En la feria de agricultores de Portland úbracada en los South Park Blocks (Cerca de la avenida SW Park y la calle Montegomery)

    Saturday, April 30 2016, 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM

    Gratis! Participa con nosotros árboles de obsequio, diversion en familia, tour de árboles históricos, música y cuéntos.

  • Tree Inventory Recruitment Workshop

    Urban Forestry Offices - Delta Park East, 10910 N. Denver Ave. Portland, Oregon 97217

    Saturday, April 30 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Optional volunteer recruitment workshop for Tree Teams

  • March for Babies (March of Dimes)

    Rose Quarter Commons

    Saturday, April 30 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Fundraiser for the March of Dimes - 2 distances

  • 82nd Avenue of Roses Parade

    SE 82nd Avenue

    Saturday, April 30 2016, 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Annual Community Parade

  • New Year in the Park - celebrating Cambodian, Lao, Thai, and Burmese cultures

    Glenhaven Park - NE 82nd Avenue & Siskiyou Street

    Saturday, April 30 2016, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

    Join Portland Parks & Recreation for the second annual New Year in the Park celebrating Cambodian, Lao, Thai, and Burmese cultures. Experience cultural performances, music, food vendors, traditional games, and much more!