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SW Events

October 2017

Monday, October 2 2017

  • Hayhurst

    Vermont Hills United Methodist Church, 6053 SW 55th Dr

    Monday, October 2 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Hayhurst Neighborhood Association Land Use Committee meeting to discuss SW 48th development.

Tuesday, October 3 2017

  • Multnomah Board

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy., Portland, OR 97219

    Tuesday, October 3 2017, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Multnomah Neighborhood Association Board meets on the first Tuesday. Contact President: Martie Sucec, martie.sucec@gmail.com

  • Maplewood

    Maplewood Coffee & Tea, 5206 SW Custer St, Portland

    Tuesday, October 3 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Maplewood Neighborhood Association meets on the 1st Tuesday. Website: http://swni.org/maplewood

  • Homestead

    OHSU Child Development and Rehabilitation Center, 707 SW Gaines, SW 6th Ave Dr. & Gaines St.), 3rd floor

    Tuesday, October 3 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Homestead Neighborhood Association meets the first Tuesday of each month. Contact by emailing homestead@swni.org

Wednesday, October 4 2017

  • Safe Routes to Schools Resilience Plan

    Wednesday, October 4 2017, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    International Walk + Roll to School Day. Schools can register for this free event on The Street Trust’s website at walknbike.org.

  • Hilladale

    Location varies, St. Barnabas Church on Vermont St. or the Watershed at Capitol hwy/Bertha Ct.

    Wednesday, October 4 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Hillsdale Neighborhood Association meets on the first Wednesday. https://hna-pdx.com/

  • Collins View

    Riverdale High School9727 SW Terwilliger Blvd, Portland, OR 97219, United States

    Wednesday, October 4 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Collins View Neighborhood Association meets on the 1st Wednesday during the school year. No meeting in July or August. Website: http://www.collinsview.org/

  • Bridlemile Board

    Bridlemile Elementary School 4300 SW 47th Dr.

    Wednesday, October 4 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Bridlemile Neighborhood Association board meets the 1st Wednesday during the school year. No meeting in July or August.

  • South Portland

    Radeltt Hall, Northwest College of Natural Medicine, 2719 SW Kelly Street

    Wednesday, October 4 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    South Portland Neighborhood Association meets at 7:00 pm on the first Wednesday of the month. Website: www.southportlandna.org

Thursday, October 5 2017

  • SWTrails Work Party

    Location varies see website: https://swtrails.org/

    Thursday, October 5 2017, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    https://swtrails.org/

  • SWNI Public Safety Committee

    Multnomah Arts Center, Room 29 7688 SW Capitol Hwy., Room 29

    Thursday, October 5 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The SWNI Public Safety Committee (PSC) meets on the first Thursday of the month. Contact Chair Carol Porto, public-safety-chair@swni.org. Website: http://swni.org/public_safety

  • SWNI Parks and Community Centers

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219

    Thursday, October 5 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Parks and Community Centers Committee meets the first Thursday of the month. Contact: Steve Mullinax, parks-chair@swni.org website: http://swni.org/parks

Saturday, October 7 2017

  • Eco Crew – Trail Day

    Tryon Creek State Natural Area, Portland

    Saturday, October 7 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    http://www.tryonfriends.org/

Monday, October 9 2017

  • Tryon Creek Watershed Council

    Tryon Creek State Natural Area, Portland, OR 97219, USA

    Monday, October 9 2017, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Tryon Creek Watershed Council meets on the second Monday. Contact coordinator@tryoncreek.org

  • Ashcreek

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219, United States, Room 30

    Monday, October 9 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Ashcreek Neighborhood Association meets on the 2nd Monday at 7:00pm, Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy., Room 30 Website: http://swni.org/ashcreek

Tuesday, October 10 2017

  • Arnold Creek

    Stephenson Elementary School, Room #168, 2627 SW Stephenson St.

    Tuesday, October 10 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Arnold Creek Neighborhood Association meets on the 2nd Tuesday at 7:00pm, Website: www.arnoldcreek.org

  • Multnomah

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Highway, Portland, OR

    Tuesday, October 10 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Multnomah Neighborhood Association meets on the 2nd Tuesday. Website: http://swni.org/multnomah, Martie Sucec, martie.sucec@gmail.com

Wednesday, October 11 2017

  • Friends of Marquam Work Party

    See website for location: http://fmnp.org/events.php

    Wednesday, October 11 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Monthly Second Wednesday and Last Saturday Work Parties When: From 9 am until noon, the second Wednesday and last Saturday of each month. Check website for updates and weather cancellations. Call 971-599-FMNP with questions.

  • Bridlemile

    Bridlemile School faculty lounge, 4300 SW 47th Dr.

    Wednesday, October 11 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Bridlemile Neighborhood Association meets on the 2nd Wednesday during the school year. No meetings in July or August

Thursday, October 12 2017

  • Marshall Park

    Capitol Hill Elementary School, 8401 SW 17th Ave, Portland, OR 97219, USA

    Thursday, October 12 2017, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Marshall Park Neighborhood Association meets on the 2nd Thursday. Website: http://swni.org/marshallpark

  • South Burlingame

    Capitol Hill Elementary School, 8401 SW 17th Ave, Portland, OR 97219, United States

    Thursday, October 12 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    South Burlingame Neighborhood Association meets on the 2nd Thursday. Website: http://swni.org/sburlingame

  • West Portland Park

    Jackson Middle School, 10625 SW 35th Ave, Portland, OR 97219, USA

    Thursday, October 12 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    West Portland Park Neighborhood Association meets on the second Thursday of the month. Contact WPPNA Chair, Mike McNamara, mike@mcnamaraconsulting.net Website: http://swni.org/w_portland_park

Saturday, October 14 2017

  • SW Urban Trails Walk

    Location varies, see website: https://swtrails.org/

    Saturday, October 14 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    SW Trails Walk occurs on the 2nd Saturday of every month. Location varies, see website: https://swtrails.org/

  • Eco Crew – Invasive Plant Removal

    Tryon Creek State Natural Area, Portland

    Saturday, October 14 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Join Eco Crew the 1st & 2nd Saturdays of the month from 9am-12pm. http://www.tryonfriends.org/

  • Affordable Housing in the SW Corridor

    Markham School, 10531 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219

    Saturday, October 14 2017, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    Please RSVP at: tinyurl.com/ycwvr3h5 or visit: portlandoregon. gov/bps/equitablehousing

Monday, October 16 2017

  • SWNI Transportation

    Multnomah Arts Center, Room 29, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Monday, October 16 2017, 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Transportation Committee usually meets the third Monday of the month. Contact: David Martin, transportation@swni.org

Tuesday, October 17 2017

  • SWNI Land Use

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

    Tuesday, October 17 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Land Use Committee usually meets the third Tuesday of the month.  Contact: John Tappero, john@swni.org, (503) 823-4592

Wednesday, October 18 2017

  • Friends of Gabriel Park

    SW Community Center, 6820 SW 45th Ave

    Wednesday, October 18 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    https://friendsofgabrielpark.com/  Meetings held 3rd Wednesday of the month.

  • SW Hills Residential League Board

    Ascension Episcopal Chapel, 1823 SW Spring Street, unless otherwise noted

    Wednesday, October 18 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Southwest Hills Residential League board meets 8 times each year, on the 3rd Wednesday of February, March, April, June, July, September, November and December. Website: www.swhrl.org

  • SWNI Executive

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219

    Wednesday, October 18 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Executive Committee meets third Wednesday. Contact Sylvia Bogert, sylvia@swni.org

  • Social Security Seminar

    West Portland United Methodist Church, 4729 SW Taylors Ferry Rd

    Wednesday, October 18 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Workshop explaining social security and financial guidance

Thursday, October 19 2017

  • SWNI Schools

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy., Portland, OR 97219

    Thursday, October 19 2017, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Schools Committee meets on the third Thursday. Chair Maripat Hensel schools@swni.org swni.org/schools

  • SWNI Watershed

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219, USA, Room 30

    Thursday, October 19 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. Watershed Committee usually meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month.

Saturday, October 21 2017

  • Community Recycling

    Greater Portland Bible Church

    Saturday, October 21 2017, 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM

    Contact portlandcommunityrecycling@gmail.com

  • Friends of Terwilliger Work Party

    Location varies. See website: http://terwilligerfriends.org/

    Saturday, October 21 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Tuesday, October 24 2017

  • Far Southwest

    Comfort Suites Southwest, 11340 SW 60th Ave, Portland, OR 97219

    Tuesday, October 24 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Far Southwest Neighborhood Association meets three times a year, on the fourth Tuesday of January, May  and October. Contact Teddy Okonokhua, teddy@farswpdx.org

  • Maplewood Board

    Maplewood Coffee & Tea, 5206 SW Custer St, Portland

    Tuesday, October 24 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Meets every 4th Tuesday. Contact: maplewood@swni.org, http://swni.org/maplewood

Wednesday, October 25 2017

  • SWNI Board

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland

    Wednesday, October 25 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    The Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. board usually meets on the 4th Wednesday of every month. November and December meetings are held one week earlier, on the 3rd Wednesday. Sylvia Bogert, Executive Director sylvia@swni.org

Thursday, October 26 2017

  • Community Policing Reception

    Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy., Portland, OR 97219

    Thursday, October 26 2017, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    More at: http://swni.org/article/community-policing-appreciation-night

Saturday, October 28 2017

  • Friends of Marquam Work Party

    See website for location: http://fmnp.org/events.php

    Saturday, October 28 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    See website (www.fmnp.org) for work party information and location. Robin Jensen, fmnp@comcast.net, 503-799-8435 https://www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/article/618099

  • Friends of Woods Park Work Party

    Saturday, October 28 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Contact Jesse johnston, Jesse@teamjohnston.net https://www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/article/622525

Monday, October 30 2017

  • SWNI Equity and Inclusion

    Multnomah Arts Center, Room 4, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Monday, October 30 2017, 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

    The SWNI Equity and Inclusion Committee usually meets on the last Monday of every month. Contact chair Glenn Bridger, gbridger@teleport.com