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The City of Portland, Oregon

Nick Fish (In Memoriam)

City of Portland Commissioner

phone: 503-823-3589


1221 S.W. 4th, Room 240, Portland, OR 97204

Happy Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 18, 2019

In observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, our office will be closed Monday, January 21st. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 22nd at 8 a.m.

In honor of Dr. King’s service, Portlanders will be pitching in to make our community a better place. Please consider participating in a community service event!

PP&R Volunteer Opportunities


Friday, January 18th
9:00am Albina Coop Gardening and Farming Day (age 8+)
9:00am Product Prep at the Habitat for Humanity Warehouse (age 16+)
9:00am Meals on Wheels People: Food Production and Assembly (age 8+)

9:30am Celebrate Dr. King through Children's Literacy (age 6+)
10:30am Fashion Sorting Party with Dress For Success (age 18+)
1:00pm Growing Gardens Seed Sorting and Winter Tool Prep (age 12+)
 Help Organize Latino Network Offices (age 18+)​
1:00pm Wisdom of the Elders Office & Garden Cleanup (age 5+)

6:15pm Games, Snacks, & Friendship (age 18+)


Saturday, January 19th
9:00am Get Out and Winter Garden (age 5+) 
9:00am Restore Terwilliger Blvd Forest (age 12+)
9:00am Nurture Nature at NE Park (age 10+)

10:00am Spruce Up Dog Walking Paths at OHS (age 12+)
3:00pm Intercambio Training (age 18+)

6:15pm Games, Snacks, & Friendship (age 18+)


Sunday, January 20th

12:00pm Dismantle – Build – Liberate” Reed College Day of Engagement


Monday, January 21st
Skanner Foundation 33rd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr Breakfast (individual tickets are $95)

10:00am Garden Clean Up Day at Gilbert Park (age 12+)​

11:00am Highland UCC 34th Anniversary Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute

1:00pm Rigler School MLK Day Community Celebration