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SW Events

October 2014

Wednesday, October 1 2014

  • South Portland Neighborhood Association meeting

    NCNM Annex, 2719 SW Kelly St.

    Wednesday, October 1 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    South Portland Neighborhood Association meets the first Wednesday of every month, except July.

  • Collins View Neighborhood Association Meeting

    Riverdale High School, 9727 SW Terwilliger

    Wednesday, October 1 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Collins View Neighborhood Association meets the first Wednesday of the month (except July/August). Contact: Samantha Walker, CVNAmail@gmail.com Website: collinsview.org

  • Hillsdale Neighborhood Association meeting

    Meeting locations vary: See http://swni.org/event/2012/jan/5245

    Wednesday, October 1 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Hillsdale Neighborhood Association meets monthly, on the first Wednesday. No meeting in August. The Board Meets quarterly from 6:30-7:00pm at the same location. Contact:  Mikal Apenes, 503-705-9777, mikal@windemere.com

Thursday, October 2 2014

  • SWNI Parks and Community Centers Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Room 4

    Thursday, October 2 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Parks and Community Centers Committee meets the first Thursday of every month. Contact:  Chair, Kirky Doblie, 503-246-7970, kdobseven@gmail

  • SWNI Public Safety Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Room 3333

    Thursday, October 2 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. (SWNI) Public Safety Committee meets the first Thursday of every month.

Friday, October 3 2014

  • First Friday in Multnomah Village

    Multnomah Village in southwest Portland

    Friday, October 3 2014, 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Multnomah Village, the village in the heart of the city. More at: http://swni.org/node/5760

Saturday, October 4 2014

  • Bertha Ct. Terrace Planting

    Rieke Elementary along SW Bertha Ct.

    Saturday, October 4 2014, 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

    Neighborhood planting. Volunteer(s) with truck also needed to help pickup and deliver plants prior to the work party. http://solveoregon.org/get-involved/events/bertha-ct-planting-day

Monday, October 6 2014

  • Hayhurst Neighborhood Association Special Meeting

    Vermont Hills United Methodist Church, 6053 SW 55th Ave. and Vermont.

    Monday, October 6 2014, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    Increased signage and new traffic monitoring measures with Washington County and City of Portland traffic planners. http://swni.org/node/5762

  • Multnomah NA Land Use Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Monday, October 6 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Multnomah NA Land Use Committee meets the first and last Monday of every month. Contact James Peterson, MNALandUse@swni.org

Tuesday, October 7 2014

  • Maplewood Neighborhood Association Board Meeting

    Maplewood Coffee & Tea, 5206 SW Custer St.

    Tuesday, October 7 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Maplewood Board meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month at 7pm.  Contact: maplewood@swni.org.  Maplewood Neighborhood Association general membership meetings are held the second Wednesday of every month.

  • Homestead Neighborhood Association meeting

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

    Tuesday, October 7 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Homestead Neighborhood Association meets on the first Tuesday of every month at 7pm. Contact: Ed Fischer, HomesteadNA@gmail.com Website: HomesteadNA.org

Wednesday, October 8 2014

  • Maplewood Neighborhood Association Meeting

    Maplewood School, 7452 SW 52nd Ave.

    Wednesday, October 8 2014, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    The Maplewood Neighborhood Association meets on the second Wednesday of every month, except August. Arrive at 6:45 for some social time with neighbors. Meeting starts promptly at 7.

  • Bridlemile Neighborhood Association meeting

    Bridlemile School staff room, 4300 SW 47th Drive

    Wednesday, October 8 2014, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Bridlemile Neighborhood Association meets on the second Wednesday of every month. Contact: Steve Mullinax, (503) 768-9065, steve.mullinax@comcast.net Website: http://swni.org/bridlemile

Thursday, October 9 2014

  • Marshall Park Neighborhood Association meeting

    Capitol Hill School, 8401 SW 17th Ave.

    Thursday, October 9 2014, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Marshall Park Neighborhood Association meets the second Thursday of every month, except August when a National Night Out event takes place.

  • South Burlingame Neighborhood Association meeting

    Capitol Hill School, 8401 SW 17th Ave.

    Thursday, October 9 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    South Burlingame Neighborhood Association meets the second Thursday of every month except August when our National Night Out event is held.

Saturday, October 11 2014

  • Community Recycling

    St. Luke Lutheran Church, 6835 SW 46th Ave

    Saturday, October 11 2014, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Recycling event for non-curbside items. Enter across from Gabriel Park on SW 45th.  http://www.community-recycling.org

  • Parke Diem: Marquam Nature Park

    Marquam Shelter- SW Marquam St and SW Sam Jackson Park Rd

    Saturday, October 11 2014, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Join Portland Parks & Recreation and Friends of Marquam Nature Park to help restore this beautiful natural area. We will focus on removing English ivy from the trees to create a healthier ecosystem.  http://www.parklandia.org/parkediem/marquamnaturepark

  • Parke Diem: George Himes Park

    SW Nebraska Street & SW Terwilliger Blvd

    Saturday, October 11 2014, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Please join Portland Parks & Recreation and Friends of Terwilliger for a morning of restoration work at George Himes Park, removing English ivy to help restore this park to its natural ecosystem. http://www.parklandia.org/parkediem/georgehimespark

Monday, October 13 2014

  • Tryon Creek Watershed Council meeting

    Tryon Creek State Park Nature Center, 11321 SW Terwilliger Blvd

    Monday, October 13 2014, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Tryon Creek Watershed Council meets the 2nd Monday of every other month. Contact:  Corrina Chase, TCWC Coordinator, tcwc@tryonfriends.org, (503) 636-4398 x121, http://tcwc.tryonfriends.org

  • Ashcreek Neighborhood Association meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Monday, October 13 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Ashcreek Neighborhood Association meets on the second Monday of every month. Contact:  Dean Smith, Ashcreek Neighborhood Association Chair (503) 351-0521, smithd1111@comcast.net Website:  http://swni.org/ashcreek

Tuesday, October 14 2014

  • Multnomah Neighborhood Association meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Tuesday, October 14 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Multnomah Neighborhood Association meets the second Tuesday of every month, at 7 PM. Contact: Moses Ross, mnachair@gmail.com Website: http://swni.org/multnomah

  • Arnold Creek Neighborhood Association meeting

    Stephenson Elementary, 2627 SW Stephenson St.

    Tuesday, October 14 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Arnold Creek Neighborhood Association meets on the second Tuesday of every month. Contact:  Hugh McGavick, acna.hugh@gmail.com, (503) 246-2094, Website: http://swni.org/arnold_creek

  • Markham Neighborhood Association meeting

    Rahmani's Care Facility, 9015 SW 19th

    Tuesday, October 14 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Markham Neighborhood Association meets quarterly on the second Tuesday of the month (Jan Apr, Jul, Oct). Contact:  Phil Richman, (503) 522-8025, philrichman@colorado.alum.org Website: http://swni.org/markham

Wednesday, October 15 2014

Thursday, October 16 2014

  • Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. (SWNI) Grant Workshop

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Thursday, October 16 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Join the workshop to learn about current funding priorities and tips for a successful grant proposal for the City of Portland’s Neighborhood Small Grants Program. RSVP required: http://swni.org/node/5767

Monday, October 20 2014

Tuesday, October 21 2014

Wednesday, October 22 2014

  • SWNI Board meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Wednesday, October 22 2014, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. (SWNI) board meets the 4th Wednesday of every month. Contact:  SWNI Executive Director, Sylvia Bogert, (503) 823-4592, sylvia@swni.org Website:  http://swni.org/board

Monday, October 27 2014

  • Multnomah NA Land Use Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Monday, October 27 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Multnomah NA Land Use Committee meets the first and last Monday of every month. Contact James Peterson, MNALandUse@swni.org

Tuesday, October 28 2014

  • 2014 Community Policing Reception

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy., Auditorium

    Tuesday, October 28 2014, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    An event honoring and saying thanks to the Portland Police Bureau officers who serve and protect in southwest Portland.  More: http://swni.org/node/5746

Friday, October 31 2014

  • Multnomah Village Trick-or-Treat

    Multnomah Village in southwest Portland

    Friday, October 31 2014, 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM

    Rain or shine. A safe, fun, community event in Multnomah Village, the village in the heart of the city. More: http://swni.org/node/5770