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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

Director Park Calendar

Events are free unless otherwise noted and are subject to change on short notice due to weather or unforeseen situations. For more event information, please contact Director Park at 503.823.8087 or email

Drop-in Big Chess December Hours:

  • Daily: Noon-5pm (Big Chess will not be out on windy or very cold days)

Chanuka Menora Celebration - Director Park

Director Park

Wednesday, November 27 2013, 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM


First night of Chanuka celebration


Event Types > Community Events


Chabad of Oregon, Jewish Family & Child Services, and the Oregon Food Bank are partnering together for the 30th Annual Menorah Lighting and Canorah drive. On the first night, children's activities will be held beginning at 4:30pm and the lighting of the Menora will be done at 5:30pm with dancing and food afterwards.   For more information, please contact Rabbi Motti Wilhelm at 503.977.9947 or visit

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