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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

Office Hours & School Dates

Community Music CenterNote: be sure to 'refresh' this screen to view the latest updates


Office Hours during July - August

Note: some activities may occur outside these hours

Mondays - Fridays

9:00 AM  - 8:00 PM


 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

School Calendar 2015-16

Download the new year-at-a-glance calendar (PDF)

 dates are subject to change

School Year Catalog in Mailboxes mailed to students from prior 12 months

early August

School Year Pre-registration begins for Private Lessons

August 10, 2015


Fall Term Registration begins for group classes, ensembles & activities

Note: continuing/ returning students need to re-register in order to continue; there is not automatic enrollment for Fall.

Monday, August 17, 2015

Instrument Rental Fitting Day (for those on instrument waitlist)

Saturday, September 19

SCHOOL YEAR BEGINS for Private Lessons

Monday, September 21

FALL TERM BEGINS for Group Classes

Monday, September 28

Veterans Day - CMC OPEN; Grout CLOSED

Wednesday, November 11

Thanksgiving Week - no classes EXCEPT private lessons on Monday & Tuesday

Monday, November 23 - Saturday, November 28

ALL TERM ENDS for group classes (makeups December 14-19 if applicable)

Saturday, December 12

Winter Break for private lessons

December 20 - January 3

Winter Term Starts

Monday, January 4, 2016

Martin Luther King Jr. Day - CMC, Grout  CLOSED

Monday, January 18

Presidents' Day - CMC, Grout CLOSED

Monday, February 15

WINTER TERM ENDS for Group classes (makeups March 15-19 if applicable)

Monday, March 14

Spring Break for private lessons - CMC CLOSED for maintenance

March 21 - 27

SPRING TERM BEGINS for all lessons and classes

Monday, March 28

 Memorial Day - CMC, Grout CLOSED

Monday, May 30

SPRING TERM/SCHOOL YEAR ENDS for all lessons & classes

Monday, June 6, 2016