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Events

Active Transportation Division Calendar - Events listings for the Safe Routes to School, Sunday Parkways, SmartTrips, High Crash Corridor, and other programs


August 2016

Tuesday, August 2 2016

  • Bike Ride: Central City Emerging

    Cycle PDX Bike Tours, 117 NW 2nd Ave

    Tuesday, August 2 2016, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    7 miles

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    We'll check out where to ride in downtown today and where we may see improvements soon. Meet at 5:45, we ride at 6.

Wednesday, August 3 2016

Thursday, August 4 2016

  • Kelly Butte Loop walk

    Harrison Park School, 2225 SE 87th Ave

    Thursday, August 4 2016, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    3 miles

    Host

    Richard Cassidy

    Walk from the Jade District to the top of Kelly Butte and see both the remnants of the Cold War Fallout shelter and where your drinking water comes from as we stop by Portland newest reservoir.

Tuesday, August 9 2016

Wednesday, August 10 2016

Saturday, August 13 2016

  • Garthwick and the New Sellwood Bridge Loop walk

    Sellwood Middle School, SE 16th & Harney

    Saturday, August 13 2016, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Length

    3.8 miles

    Host

    Richard Cassidy

    Join a walk from Sellwood to the wonderful Portland neighborhood of Garthwick and then loop over the new Sellwood Bridge.

  • Portland Bridges Fun at the Tram

    Portland Aerial Tram, 3303 SW Bond Ave, Portland, OR 97239

    Saturday, August 13 2016, 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Venture a couple blocks south of Tilikum Crossing for an afternoon of bridge-themed family activities. Enjoy a Tram ride, take a guided walk along the Darlene Hooley Pedestrian Bridge, enjoy crafts and face-painting - all free!

Tuesday, August 16 2016

  • Bike Ride: Welcome to BIKETOWN

    Salmon Street Springs, SW Naito Pkwy & Salmon St

    Tuesday, August 16 2016, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    6 miles

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    We'll learn about Portland's new bike share system and try it out on the streets. Meet at 5:45, we ride at 6.  Preregistration required to reserve a free pass.

Wednesday, August 17 2016

  • Bike Ride: Fly the 150's

    Glendoveer Golf Course Parking Lot, NE Halsey St & 148th Ave

    Wednesday, August 17 2016, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    7 miles

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Neighbors remember the plane crash near here. A planned Neighborhood Greenway will make roads safer for non-airborne travel. Meet at 5:45, we ride at 6.

Thursday, August 18 2016

  • Jade District Loop walk

    Harrison Park School, 2225 SE 87th Ave

    Thursday, August 18 2016, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    2.6 miles

    Host

    Richard Cassidy

    Enjoy a tour of some key Asian American businesses and activity areas in the southeast Portland’s Jade District.

Tuesday, August 23 2016

  • Bike Ride: Welcome to BIKETOWN

    Dishman Community Center, 77 NE Knott St

    Tuesday, August 23 2016, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    6 miles

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    We'll learn about Portland's new bike share system and try it out on the streets. Meet at 5:45, we ride at 6.  Preregistration required to reserve a free pass.

Wednesday, August 24 2016

  • Bike Ride: The Art of Foster

    Essex Park, SE Center St & 76th Ave

    Wednesday, August 24 2016, 5:45 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    8 miles

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    View public art in the Foster Powell area, with a eye to new bikeway improvements.  Meet at 5:45, we ride at 6.

Saturday, August 27 2016

  • Living Cully Loop walk

    Rigler School, the west side of NE 55th Ave & Going St

    Saturday, August 27 2016, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Length

    3.5 miles

    Host

    Richard Cassidy

    The route will stop by 3 parks, and new developments happening in the neighborhood.

  • Bike Ride: Paseando en Cully con ABC

    Living Cully Plaza, NE Cully Blvd & Killingsworth St

    Saturday, August 27 2016, 10:15 AM to 1:00 PM

    Length

    6 miles

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Andando en Bicicletas en Cully will show off great places to ride and highlights of the neighborhood.  Meet at 10:15, we ride at 10:30.