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SW Events

September 2015

Tuesday, September 1 2015

  • Friends of Marquam Nature Park Work Party

    Meet at Marquam Shelter, SW Marquam St near Sam Jackson Park Rd.

    Tuesday, September 1 2015, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Friends of Marquam Nature Park work parties are held 2nd Tuesdays and last Saturdays. Check website for guided hikes.  Contact Robin Jensen, fmnp@comcast.net, 503-799-8435, Website: http://www.fmnp.org. Help protect wildlife habitat and water quality.

  • Maplewood Neighborhood Association meeting

    Maplewood Coffee and Tea, 5206 SW Custer Street

    Tuesday, September 1 2015, 6:45 PM to 8:30 PM

    The MNA meets on the second Wednesday of the month. Arrive at 6:45 for some social time with neighbors. Meeting starts promptly at 7. Contact: maplewood@swni.org  Website:  swni.org/maplewood

Wednesday, September 2 2015

  • Bridlemile Neighborhood Association Board meeting

    Bridlemile School staff room, 4300 SW 47th Drive

    Wednesday, September 2 2015, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    The BNA Board meets the first Wednesday of the month.  Contact Steve Mullinax, (503) 768-9065, steve.mullinax@comcast.net, More: http://swni.org/node/5853

  • Hillsdale Neighborhood Association meeting

    The Watershed at Hillsdale, 6388 SW Capitol Hwy. (Bertha Court & Capitol

    Wednesday, September 2 2015, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Hillsdale Neighborhood Association meets monthly, on the first Wednesday. Contact:  Duane Hunting, duane.hunting@zgf.com     Website:  www.hna-pdx.com

Thursday, September 3 2015

  • SWNI Public Safety Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Center in the Hamilton room, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Thursday, September 3 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The SWNI Public Safety Committee meets the first Thursday of every month. Contact:  James Nobles, 503-936-3065 james@vacantfuture.com  Website:  http://swni.org/public_safety

  • SWNI Parks and Community Centers Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Room 4

    Thursday, September 3 2015, 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.com  Website:  http://swni.org/parks_committee

Tuesday, September 8 2015

  • Markham Neighborhood Association Meeting

    Jackson Middle School, 10625 SW 35th Ave.

    Tuesday, September 8 2015, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    Markham NA meets on the second Tuesday of every month at Jackson Middle School, 10625 SW 35th Ave. Contact:  Donna Herron, (503) 452-0000, Markham.President@gmail.com  Website:  http://swni.org/markham

  • Friends of Marquam Nature Park Work Party

    Tuesday, September 8 2015, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Friends of Marquam Nature Park work party is held 2nd Tuesdays and last Saturdays. Also check FMNP website for guided hike schedule. Contact: Robin Jensen, fmnp@comcast.net, 503-799-8435 Website: http://www.fmnp.org.

  • Arnold Creek Neighborhood Association Bylaws Committee meeting

    Stephenson Elementary School, staff lounge, 2627 SW Stephenson St.

    Tuesday, September 8 2015, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    The ACNA Bylaws Committee is working on a draft Revised Bylaws document.  Meeting is open to the public.  Contact Debbie Griffin, griffindeb@comcast.net

  • Multnomah Neighborhood Association meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Tuesday, September 8 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Multnomah Neighborhood Association meets the second Tuesday of every month, Contact: Carol McCarthy, mnachair@gmail.com  Website: http://swni.org/multnomah

Wednesday, September 9 2015

  • Friends of Marquam Nature Park Work Party

    Marquam Nature Park in southwest Portland

    Wednesday, September 9 2015, 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.

Thursday, September 10 2015

  • South Portland Neighborhood Association Comm/Equity/Pks

    Ross Island Grocery, 3502 SW Corbett

    Thursday, September 10 2015, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    The South Portland Neighborhood Association Communications/Equity/Parks Committees meet the second Thursday of the month. Contact: Lee Buhler (503) 227-0160, More: http://swni.org/event/2012/mar/5290

  • West Portland Park Neighborhood Association meeting

    Jackson Middle School, 10625 SW 35th Street

    Thursday, September 10 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    WPPNA meets the second Thursday of the month, during the school year from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Contact: Mike McNamara, mike@mcnamaraconsulting.net  Website: http://swni.org/w_portland_park

Saturday, September 12 2015

  • 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 12 2015, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    SW Urban Trails walks are held on the second Saturday of the month. Read more about the walks at http://swtrails.org/events/

Monday, September 14 2015

  • Multnomah Historical Association

    2929 SW Multnomah Blvd.

    Monday, September 14 2015, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    The Multnomah Historical Association meets the first Monday of the month.  September meeting is on 2nd Monday.  2929 SW Multnomah Blvd., Contact: Patti Waitman-Ingebretsen, 503-893-5549 Website: www.multnomahhistorical.com

  • Ashcreek Neighborhood Association meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Highway, Room 30

    Monday, September 14 2015, 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

  • Hayhurst Neighborhood Association meeting

    Hayhurst School, 5037 SW Iowa (in the library)

    Monday, September 14 2015, 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 15 2015

  • South Portland Neighborhood Association Land Use meeting

    Ross Island Grocery, 3502 SW Corbett

    Tuesday, September 15 2015, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    The SPNA Land Use Committee meets the second Tuesday of the month. Contact: Jim Gardner, (503) 227-2096

  • SWNI Land Use Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Tuesday, September 15 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. (SWNI) Land Use Committee meets the third Tuesday of every month. Contact:   John Gibbon, 503-708-6708, jtgorygun@aol.com Website:  http://swni.org/land_use_committee

Wednesday, September 16 2015

  • SWNI Finance Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Room 5

    Wednesday, September 16 2015, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Finance Committee meets Wednesday of the week before the SWNI Board meeting every month. The board meeting is usually the 4th Wednesday but will be rescheduled to accommodate holidays. No meeting in July.

  • Friends of Gabriel Park meeting

    Southwest Community Center, 6820 SW 45th Ave

    Wednesday, September 16 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Friends of Gabriel Park meets the third Wednesday of every month.  contact: Gary Miniszewski, garyminiszewski@gmail.com

  • SWNI Executive Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Wednesday, September 16 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods Inc. (SWNI) Executive Committee meets Wednesday of the week before the SWNI Board meeting every month.  Contact: Sylvia Bogert, (503) 823-4592, sylvia@swni.org

Saturday, September 19 2015

Sunday, September 20 2015

  • Shomrei Teva at Neveh Shalom Work PartyPrimary tabs

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

    Sunday, September 20 2015, 9:45 AM to 12:00 PM

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

Wednesday, September 23 2015

  • SWNI Board Meeting

    Multnomah Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Wednesday, September 23 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:30 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

Saturday, September 26 2015

  • Friends of Woods Park Work Party

    Woods Park in southwest Portland

    Saturday, September 26 2015, 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