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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

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

Rosewood Initiative

About the ProgramRosewood Logo

Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R) is starting a private lesson pilot program at Rosewood Initiative (SE 162nd & Stark in Portland, OR), beginning in October, 2016.  The program, funded by a grant from the City of Portland, provides up to a year of full-scholarship for instrumental instruction to school-age youth in East Portland, with preference to students in school programs in the districts of Centennial, David Douglas, Reynolds, and Parkrose.  It is supported by the Community Music Center, Inc.

Add your name to the interest list, or check back after August 30 for instruction on applying for lessons through this program.

About the Rosewood Initiative

Now Hiring Instructors

Qualified instrumental instructors are sought for most instruments, with the application deadline of Friday, August 26, 2016.  Please see the Portland Parks & Recreation seasonal hiring page for more details.