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SW Events

September 2016

Thursday, September 1 2016

  • Markham

    Jackson Middle School, 10625 SW 35th Ave

    Thursday, September 1 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Markham Neighborhood Association usually meets the second Tuesday of the month. Contact Donna Herron, president@markhamneighborhood.com.  Website: http://markhamneighborhood.com/

Saturday, September 3 2016

  • Friends of Tryon Creek Work Party

    Tryon Creek State Park, 11321 SW Terwilliger Blvd.

    Saturday, September 3 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Every Saturday. View website for more details: http://www.tryonfriends.org

Tuesday, September 6 2016

  • SPNA Trans/Parking

    Ross Island Grocery, 3502 SW Corbett Contact: Bill Danneman, (503) 228-9868

    Tuesday, September 6 2016, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    South Portland Neighborhood Association Transportation/Parking Permit Committee meets the Tuesday before the South Portland board meeting (first Wednesday of the month).  No meeting in July or August. http://swni.org/southportland

  • Maplewood

    Maplewood Coffee and Tea, 5206 SW Custer Street

    Tuesday, September 6 2016, 6:45 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Maplewood Neighborhood Association meets on the first Tuesday of the month. Arrive at 6:45pm. Meeting starts promptly at 7pm. Contact: maplewood@swni.org  Website:  swni.org/maplewood

  • Homestead

    OHSU CDRC, 707 SW Gaines, (SW 6th Ave Dr & Gaines St) 3rd Floor

    Tuesday, September 6 2016, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Wednesday, September 7 2016

  • Bridlemile Board

    Bridlemile School staff room, 4300 SW 47th Drive

    Wednesday, September 7 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Bridlemile Neighborhood Association board meets on the first Wednesday of every month during the school year.  Contact: David Stein, bridlemilenaboard@swni.org, Website: http://swni.org/bridlemile

Thursday, September 8 2016

  • South Portland NA Communications/Equity/Parks

    Ross Island Grocery, 3502 SW Corbett

    Thursday, September 8 2016, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Repeats every 2nd Thursday. More information at http://swni.org/southportland

  • South Burlingame

    Capitol Hill School, (Room #111) 8401 SW 17th Ave

    Thursday, September 8 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    South Burlingame Neighborhood Association meets the second Thursday of every month. Contact:  Sam Pearson, sfpjr@gmail.com  Website:  http://swni.org/sburlingame

  • West Portland Park

    Jackson Middle School, (Library) 10625 SW 35th Street

    Thursday, September 8 2016, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    West Portland Park Neighborhood Association meets the second Thursday of the month. Mike McNamara, mike@mcnamaraconsulting.net  Website: http://swni.org/w_portland_park

Saturday, September 10 2016

  • SW Urban Trails Walk

    Park and meet in the parking area of Wilson High School; at the west entrance, just east of the SW Capitol and Sunset intersection.

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

    SW Urban Trails walks are held on the second Saturday of the month. Park and meet in the parking area of Wilson High School; at the west entrance, just east of the SW Capitol and Sunset intersection.  More about the walks at http://swtrails.org/events/

Monday, September 12 2016

  • Tryon Creek Watershed Council

    Tryon Creek State Park Nature Center, 11321 SW Terwilliger Blvd.

    Monday, September 12 2016, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Tryon Creek Watershed Council meets the 2nd Monday of every other month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Contact coordinator@tryoncreek.org

  • Hayhurst

    Hayhurst School, 5037 SW Iowa (When the school is open, in the library). When meetings conflict with school openings, meetings are held at Cedar Sanai Park, 6125 SW Boundary St.

    Monday, September 12 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Hayhurst Neighborhood Association meets on the second Monday of every other month (Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov).  Contact: Janet Hawkins, (503) 244-7703, janetchawkins@msn.com  Website: http://swni.org/hayhurst

Tuesday, September 13 2016

  • Markham

    Jackson Middle School, 10625 SW 35th Ave.

    Tuesday, September 13 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Markham Neighborhood Association meets on the second Tuesday of every month during the school year. Donna Herron, (503) 452-0000, president@markhamneighborhood.com, www.markhamneighborhood.com.

  • Arnold Creek

    Stephenson Elementary School, 2627 SW Stephenson St.

    Tuesday, September 13 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Arnold Creek Neighborhood Association meets on the second Tuesday of the month during the school year. Website: www.arnoldcreek.org

  • Multnomah

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Highway

    Tuesday, September 13 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Multnomah Neighborhood Association membership meetings are held on the second Tuesday of every month. http://swni.org/multnomah

Wednesday, September 14 2016

  • Friends of Marquam Nature Park Work Party

    Wednesday, September 14 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Friends of Marquam Nature Park work parties are held the 2nd Wednesday and last Saturday of the month. Also check FMNP website for guided hike schedule.  Contact: Robin Jensen, fmnp@comcast.net, 503-799-8435 Website: http://www.fmnp.org.

  • Bridlemile

    Bridlemile School staff room, 4300 SW 47th Drive

    Wednesday, September 14 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Bridlemile Neighborhood Association meets on the second Wednesday of every month during the school year. Contact David Stein, bridlemilenaboard@swni.org  Website: http://swni.org/bridlemile

Thursday, September 15 2016

  • SWNI Watershed

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Thursday, September 15 2016, 7:00 AM to 8:30 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Watershed Committee usually meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month. Contact Jill Gaddis, Chair at watershedcommittee@swni.org Website: http://swni.org/watershed_committee

  • SWNI Schools

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Thursday, September 15 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Schools Committee meets the third Thursday of odd months (January, March, May, September, November). No meeting in July. Maripat Hensel, schools@swni.org, http://swni.org/schools

Sunday, September 18 2016

  • Stormwater Stars Workshops

    PCC Sylvania ST 100 (12000 SW 49th Ave, Portland, OR or take Trimet bus 44)

    Sunday, September 18 2016, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    A FREE program to reduce stormwater runoff from your property. Learn to build a landscape that uses soil, native plants, walkways, and other methods to improve water quality.

  • Shomrei Teva at Neveh Shalom Work Party

    Wooded area next to lower parking lot of Congregation Neveh Shalom, off of SW Dosch just north of Beverton-Hillsdale Highway

    Sunday, September 18 2016, 9:45 AM to 12:00 PM

    Monthly work party is held the 3rd Sunday of every month.  Jordan Epstein, (503) 246-6580 or yaakovm@comcast.net

Monday, September 19 2016

  • SWNI Transportation

    Multnomah Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy. Room 29

    Monday, September 19 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. (SWNI) Transportation Committee meets the 3rd Monday of every month. Contact: Chair, Roger Averbeck, 503-679-1447, transportation@swni.org Website: swni.org/transportation

Tuesday, September 20 2016

  • SPNA Land Use

    Ross Island Grocery, 3502 SW Corbett

    Tuesday, September 20 2016, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    The South Portland Neighborhood Association Land Use Committee meets the third Tuesday of the month. Contact: Jim Gardner, (503) 227-2096

  • SW Hills Residential League

    Ainsworth School, 2425 SW Vista Ave.(May, Jan, Oct), Ascension Episcopal Church, 1823 SW Spring St. (Feb, Mar, Apr, Jun, Sep)

    Tuesday, September 20 2016, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    SW Hills Residential League neighborhood association meets the third Wednesday of every month. No meeting Jul, Aug, Dec. Picnic in August.

  • SWNI Land Use

    Multnomah Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy. Room 4

    Tuesday, September 20 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Meetings are held the third Tuesday of the month. Website: http://swni.org/land_use

Wednesday, September 21 2016

  • Friends of Gabriel Park

    Southwest Community Center, 6820 SW 45th Ave

    Wednesday, September 21 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Friends of Gabriel Park meets the third Wednesday of the month at 7pm.

Saturday, September 24 2016

  • Friends of Woods Park Work Party

    Saturday, September 24 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Friends of Woods Park holds work parties the 4th Saturday of every month.     Contact: Jesse Johnston, jesse@teamjohnston.net

  • Friends of Marquam Nature Park Work Party

    Saturday, September 24 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Friends of Marquam Nature Park work parties are held the 2nd Wednesday and last Saturday of the month. Also check FMNP website for guided hike schedule.  Contact: Robin Jensen, fmnp@comcast.net, 503-799-8435 Website: http://www.fmnp.org.

Monday, September 26 2016

  • SWNI Equity and Inclusion

    Multnomah Arts Center, Room 4, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Monday, September 26 2016, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

    http://swni.org/equity

Tuesday, September 27 2016

  • Maplewood Board

    Maplewood Coffee and Tea, 5206 SW Custer St.

    Tuesday, September 27 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Meets every 4th Tuesday. Contact: maplewood@swni.org Website: http://swni.org/maplewood

Wednesday, September 28 2016

  • SWNI Board

    Multnomah Arts Center 7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Wednesday, September 28 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Website: http://swni.org/board