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Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Calendar


April 2016

Friday, April 1 2016

Saturday, April 2 2016

Sunday, April 3 2016

  • Portland Purple Light Event - Director Park

    Director Park Lower Terrace

    Sunday, April 3 2016, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    A gathering of survivors, family and friends affected by pancreatic cancer.

  • 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

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)!

Saturday, April 9 2016

  • 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

  • El Taller de la Primavera

    NE 72nd Ave Community Garden 5800 NE 72nd Ave

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

    Length

    2 hours

  • Pier Community Garden Outreach Event

    Pier Community Garden, 10198 N Iris Way

    Saturday, April 9 2016, 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

    Length

    2 hours

Tuesday, April 12 2016

Wednesday, April 13 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

Sunday, April 17 2016

  • Gateway Green Earth Day Cleanup

    Gateway Green Confluence of two interstate freeways (I-84 and I-205), just east of Rocky Butte

    Sunday, April 17 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Our goal is to clean up the future site of the Gateway Green and to allow the public to see and explore the site. Activities include: Illegal Dumpsite Cleanup, Invasive Plant Removal, Litter Pickup.

  • 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

Friday, April 22 2016

  • 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

  • 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

  • CSWC, SOLVE, and PP&R Stewardship Saturday (Earth Day!)

    Wilkes Creek Headwaters - NE 154th Avenue and Fremont Street

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Length

    3 Hours

    EARTH DAY! Come help restore this unique park! We will be planting, mulching, and removing invasive species.

  • Earth Day at Woods Park

    SW Woods Parkway

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Join PP&R and Friends of Woods to construct split rail fence

  • Earth Day event at Gabriel Park

    Meet at the parking lot by the tennis courts off of SW 45th

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Join PP&R and Friends of Gabriel Park in a mulching project

  • Earth Day event with the No Ivy League

    Lower Macleay Field House, 2960 NW Upshur Forest Park

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Join the No Ivy League in the removal of English ivy from Forest Park!

  • Friends of Baltimore Woods

    N Decatur st. and N Baltimore ave.

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

  • Earth Day event with the No Ivy League

    Lower Macleay Field House, 2960 NW Upshur Forest Park

    Saturday, April 23 2016, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Length

    3

    Join volunteers in removing English ivy from Forest Park

Monday, April 25 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)!

Saturday, April 30 2016

  • 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.

  • Marquam Nature park Volunteer Event

    Marquam Nature Park (SW 12th St. & SW Gaines St.)

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

    Join Friends of Marquam Nature Park to restore this natural area!

  • 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

  • Garden Work Party

    Berrydale Community Garden 9004 SE Taylor

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

  • 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!