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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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August 2019

Thursday, August 1 2019

  • Arbor Lodge Pop-Up Arboretum

    Arbor Lodge Park

    Thursday, August 1 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Arbor Lodge Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

Friday, August 2 2019

Saturday, August 3 2019

  • Arbor Lodge Pop-Up Arboretum

    Arbor Lodge Park

    Saturday, August 3 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Arbor Lodge Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • Hillsdale Park Tree Inventory

    Hillsdale Park; SW Dosch Road and Flower Terrace, Portland OR 97239

    Saturday, August 3 2019, 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Volunteer tree inventory at Hillsdale Park

  • No Ivy League Volunteer Event

    Holman Lane trail head at NW Raleigh St and NW Aspen Ave

    Saturday, August 3 2019, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Join the PP&R's No Ivy League in restoring Forest Park!

  • Polaris Dance Theatre presents Galaxy Dance Festival

    Director Park

    Saturday, August 3 2019, 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM

    Length

    8 Hours

    Festival celebrating dance with free performances, classes and demonstrations.

  • Breakdancing Workshop - Gateway Discovery Park

    Gateway Discovery Park - PL

    Saturday, August 3 2019, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    2 Hours

    Join us for a performance and workshop at Gateway!

  • Moana (2016) PG at Spring Garden Park

    3332 SW Spring Garden Street

    Saturday, August 3 2019, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM

    Summer Free For All events are FREE and everyone is welcome.

Sunday, August 4 2019

  • Arbor Lodge Pop-Up Arboretum

    Arbor Lodge Park

    Sunday, August 4 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Arbor Lodge Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • 5k Series Fun Run at Laurelhurst Park

    Laurelhurst Park, SE Cesar E Chavez Blvd and Stark Street

    Sunday, August 4 2019, 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

    RUN FOR THE FUN OF IT! Join us each month as we celebrate fitness and family fun at our 5k Series Fun Run series.

Monday, August 5 2019

  • Arbor Lodge Pop-Up Arboretum

    Arbor Lodge Park

    Monday, August 5 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Arbor Lodge Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • Portland Guitar Society Monthly Meeting

    Community Music Center, 3350 SE Francis Street, Portland

    Monday, August 5 2019, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Concert, open mic, and membership meeting

Tuesday, August 6 2019

Wednesday, August 7 2019

Thursday, August 8 2019

  • Beaver survey training!

    All-Saints Episcopal Church, Parish Hall, 4033 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR 97202

    Thursday, August 8 2019, 5:45 PM to 9:00 PM

    Join PP&R partner JCWC to learn how to look for beaver in PP&R-managed properties and other sites!

  • Concert at Wellington Park - Chervona

    NE 66th Avenue and Skidmore Street

    Thursday, August 8 2019, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Summer Free For All events are FREE and everyone is welcome.

  • Coco (2017) PG at Woodlawn Park

    NE 11th Avenue and Oneonta Street

    Thursday, August 8 2019, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM

    Summer Free For All events are FREE and everyone is welcome.

Friday, August 9 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Friday, August 9 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • Ladybug Walk at Cathedral Park

    At the restrooms near the boat launch (one block from N Baltimore Ave & N Crawford St)

    Friday, August 9 2019, 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM

    Length

    About an hour

    Fee

    $3-8

    Weekly nature walks for toddlers and preschoolers in a Portland Park

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) PG-13 at Ventura Park

    460 SE 113th

    Friday, August 9 2019, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM

    Summer Free For All events are FREE and everyone is welcome.

  • Once on This Island, Jr.

    7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Friday, August 9 2019, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    MAC's summer musical theatre production of Once on This Island, Jr.

Saturday, August 10 2019

Sunday, August 11 2019

Monday, August 12 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Monday, August 12 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

Tuesday, August 13 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Tuesday, August 13 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

Wednesday, August 14 2019

Thursday, August 15 2019

Friday, August 16 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Friday, August 16 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • Ladybug Walk at Berkeley Park

    Near the tennis courts along SE Cesar Chavez, between SE Bybee and Evergreen

    Friday, August 16 2019, 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM

    Length

    About an hour

    Weekly nature walks for toddlers and preschoolers in a Portland park.

  • Captain Marvel (2019) PG-13 at Dawson Park

    2926 N Williams Avenue

    Friday, August 16 2019, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM

    Summer Free For All events are FREE and everyone is welcome.

Saturday, August 17 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Saturday, August 17 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • Mt. Scott Park Tree Inventory

    Mt. Scott Park; SE 72nd Avenue and Harold Street, Portland OR 97206

    Saturday, August 17 2019, 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Volunteer tree inventory at Mt Scott Park

  • Summer Arts & Crafts Sale

    7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Saturday, August 17 2019, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    MACA's annual Summer Arts & Crafts Sale will take place on MAC's front lawn. All proceeds go towards supporting arts education.

  • Multnomah Days Kids Zone

    7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Saturday, August 17 2019, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Kids Zone is a family friendly place for children and adults to create and play through free educational hands on arts demos!

  • Summer Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

    East Delta Park Orchard

    Saturday, August 17 2019, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Learn how fruit tree pruning differs from traditional tree pruning.

  • Errol Heights - Friends of

    Errol Heights Park: SE 52nd Ave & SE Tenino Dr. entrance

    Saturday, August 17 2019, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Remove pesky and habitat-altering Clematis, as you check out this cool wetland site with other volunteers!

  • No Ivy League Volunteer Event

    Holman Lane trail head at NW Raleigh St and NW Aspen Ave

    Saturday, August 17 2019, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Join the PP&R's No Ivy League in restoring Forest Park!

  • Tonga Day at Gateway Discovery Park

    Gateway Discovery Park, 10520 NE Halsey Street

    Saturday, August 17 2019, 12:00 PM to 11:00 PM

    The 3rd annual Tonga Day celebration showcases the proud culture of Portland's Tongan community

Sunday, August 18 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Sunday, August 18 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • Midland Park Tree Walk

    Midland Park

    Sunday, August 18 2019, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Join us for a guided walk at Midland Park to learn about the trees there.

  • Incredibles 2 (2018) PG at Hamilton Park

    SW 47th Drive and 44th Avenue

    Sunday, August 18 2019, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM

    Summer Free For All events are FREE and everyone is welcome.

Monday, August 19 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Monday, August 19 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

Tuesday, August 20 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Tuesday, August 20 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • Fall Registration

    7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Tuesday, August 20 2019, 12:30 PM to 9:00 PM

    Fall registration for PP&R's Arts & Culture programs open up at 12:30pm in person, online, or by phone at (503) 823-ARTS.

  • Women's Chorus Concert

    7688 SW Capitol Hwy

    Tuesday, August 20 2019, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    MAC's Women's Chorus will be performing their quarterly concert on the MAC mainstage.

Wednesday, August 21 2019

Thursday, August 22 2019

Friday, August 23 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Friday, August 23 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • SOLVE Springwater Clean-Up!

    Springwater Corridor trail entrance at SE Harney (near SE 82nd)

    Friday, August 23 2019, 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM

    Join SOLVE to beautify the Springwater Corridor trail and keep trash out of nearby Johnson Creek!

  • Ladybug Walk at Irving Park - Tennis Courts

    Near the tennis courts along NE 7th Ave (near intersection of NE Fargo St & 7th)

    Friday, August 23 2019, 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM

    Length

    About an hour

    Fee

    $3-8

    Weekly nature walks for toddlers and preschoolers in a Portland Park

  • Chess for Success - Gateway Discovery Park

    Gateway Discovery Park - Plaza

    Friday, August 23 2019, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Length

    4 Hours

    Drop-in and play chess with Chess for Success - all ages welcome!

  • Mary Poppins Returns (2018) PG at Luuwit View Park

    NE 127th Avenue and Fremont Street

    Friday, August 23 2019, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM

    Summer Free For All events are FREE and everyone is welcome.

Saturday, August 24 2019

Sunday, August 25 2019

Monday, August 26 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Monday, August 26 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

Tuesday, August 27 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Tuesday, August 27 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

Wednesday, August 28 2019

Thursday, August 29 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Thursday, August 29 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

Friday, August 30 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Friday, August 30 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • Ladybug Walk at Willamette Park

    Meet at southern end of the park: Enter off SW Nebraska, turn right, and drive past the boat launch parking lot and the tennis courts to the farthest lot.

    Friday, August 30 2019, 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM

    Length

    About an hour

    Fee

    $3-8

    Weekly nature walks for toddlers and preschoolers in a Portland Park

  • Dumbo (2019) PG at Montavilla Park

    8219 NE Glisan Street

    Friday, August 30 2019, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM

    Summer Free For All events are FREE and everyone is welcome.

Saturday, August 31 2019

  • Midland Park Pop-Up Arboretum

    Midland Park

    Saturday, August 31 2019, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Take a stroll through Midland Park this month and learn about the trees around you.

  • Marquam Nature Park Volunteer Event

    Saturday, August 31 2019, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Join PP&R and the Friends of Marquam to help restore Marquam Nature Park.

  • Moana (2016) PG at Overlook Park

    N Interstate Avenue and Fremont Street

    Saturday, August 31 2019, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM

    Summer Free For All events are FREE and everyone is welcome.