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SW Events

May 2015

Friday, May 1 2015

  • Friends of Marquam Nature Park Work Party

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

    Friday, May 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 School, 7452 SW 52nd Ave.

    Friday, May 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

Saturday, May 2 2015

  • Friends of Tryon Creek Work Party

    Tryon Creek State Park, 11321 SW Terwilliger Blvd

    Saturday, May 2 2015, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Friends of Tryon Creek hold work parties every Saturday, 9am-noon. Contact:  Sarah Kreisman, sarah@tryonfriends.org, (503) 636-4398 or http://tryonfriends.org

Sunday, May 3 2015

  • Hillsdale Farmers' Market

    Wilson High School/Rieke Elementary School parking lot (Park and enter from SW Vermont St near13th Ave or from SW Capitol Hwy near Sunset Blvd)

    Sunday, May 3 2015, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

    The Hillsdale Farmers' Market is a year-round market.  Market Hours Sunday 10am-1pm, twice monthly (January - April) Sunday 10am-2pm, every week (May - November)  Website: http://www.hillsdalefarmersmarket.com

Monday, May 4 2015

  • Multnomah Historical Association

    2929 SW Multnomah Blvd.

    Monday, May 4 2015, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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

  • Hayhurst Neighborhood Association meeting

    Hayhurst School, 5037 SW Iowa.

    Monday, May 4 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

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

Tuesday, May 5 2015

  • Maplewood Neighborhood Association Board Meeting

    Maplewood Coffee & Tea, 5206 SW Custer St.

    Tuesday, May 5 2015, 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, May 5 2015, 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, May 6 2015

  • Bridlemile Neighborhood Association Board meeting

    Bridlemile School staff room, 4300 SW 47th Drive

    Wednesday, May 6 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

  • South Portland Neighborhood Association meeting

    NCNM Annex, 2719 SW Kelly St.

    Wednesday, May 6 2015, 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, May 6 2015, 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, May 6 2015, 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

Saturday, May 9 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, May 9 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, May 11 2015

  • Ashcreek Neighborhood Association meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Monday, May 11 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

Tuesday, May 12 2015

  • Markham Neighborhood Association Meeting

    Jackson Middle School, 10625 SW 35th Ave.

    Tuesday, May 12 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

    Marquam Nature Park in southwest Portland

    Tuesday, May 12 2015, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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

  • South Portland Riverbank Meeting

    DEQ building, 811 SW 6th Avenue, Room 5

    Tuesday, May 12 2015, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    South Portland Riverbank holds meetings the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Work parties are held the 3rd Saturday of the month 9am-noon at Willamette Park. Contact Marissa Dorais, marissa.dorais@portlandoregon.gov or (503) 823-7016

  • Multnomah Neighborhood Association meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Tuesday, May 12 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Multnomah Neighborhood Association meets the second Tuesday of the month, 7 pm.  Contact: Carol McCarthy, mnachair@gmail.com  Website: http://swni.org/multnomah

Wednesday, May 13 2015

  • Bridlemile Neighborhood Association meeting

    Bridlemile School staff room, 4300 SW 47th Drive

    Wednesday, May 13 2015, 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

  • Maplewood Neighborhood Association meeting

    Maplewood Coffee & Tea, 5206 SW Custer St.

    Wednesday, May 13 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Maplewood Neighborhood Association is having a special meeting to meet & greet PPS board candidates at Maplewood Coffee & Tea, 5206 SW Custer St. MORE: http://swni.org/maplewood

Thursday, May 14 2015

  • South Portland Neighborhood Association Comm/Fin/Pks

    Ross Island Grocery, 3502 SW Corbett

    Thursday, May 14 2015, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    The South Portland Neighborhood Association Communications/Finance/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, May 14 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, May 16 2015

Sunday, May 17 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, May 17 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

  • Hillsdale Farmers' Market

    Wilson High School/Rieke Elementary School parking lot (Park and enter from SW Vermont St near13th Ave or from SW Capitol Hwy near Sunset Blvd)

    Sunday, May 17 2015, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

    The Hillsdale Farmers' Market is a year-round market.  Market Hours Sunday 10am-1pm, twice monthly (January - April) Sunday 10am-2pm, every week (May - November)  Website: http://www.hillsdalefarmersmarket.com

Monday, May 18 2015

Tuesday, May 19 2015

Wednesday, May 20 2015

  • Friends of Gabriel Park meeting

    Southwest Community Center, Poolside Room, 6820 SW 45th Ave

    Wednesday, May 20 2015, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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

Thursday, May 21 2015

  • SWNI Schools Committee Meeting

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Thursday, May 21 2015, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Schools Committee meets the third Thursday of odd months. Contact:  Chair Will Fuller, 503-764-5501, schools@swni.org Website:  http://swni.org/schools

Saturday, May 23 2015

  • Friends of Woods Park Work Party

    Woods Park in southwest Portland

    Saturday, May 23 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

Wednesday, May 27 2015