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Stewardship Calendar SW Trails volunteer event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and SW trails for a morning of trailwork in SW Portland Marshall Park- SW 18th Place Project details: Join Portland Parks Recreation and SW Trails to help maintain the trails in our SW Parks and natural areas. Tools, gloves, instruction and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Meeting location: Marshall Park; trailhead on SW 18th Drive, just north of Collins Ct MAP Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoreogn.gov or 503-823-9423 2017-06-01 09:00:00.0 2017-06-01 12:00:00.0 0 20 0
Event Calendar Garden Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Garden Work Party Lents Community Garden - 5208 SE 88th Ave Join your community members and fellow plant enthusiasts for a few hours of playing in the dirt as we provide a little loving care to one of the 51 gardens run by Portland Community Gardens. Get some exercise out in the fresh air, learn a new plant fact or two and enjoy a well-earned sense of accomplishment as we work together as a group to spruce up one of the many beautiful gardens located throughout the city. Depending on which garden we're at, we may be cleaning up paths, weeding, mulching, removing invasive species, pruning, building beds, planting and more. (Green thumbs encouraged but not required.) Please dress for the weather, bring garden/work gloves if you have them, and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. It is also a good idea to bring a snack to keep you nourished, as well as a full water bottle (not all gardens have drinking water readily available on site). Please RSVP to Cristy Morales Cristy.MoralesMunoz@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6745 2017-06-01 18:00:00.0 2017-06-01 20:00:00.0 2 hours 0 0 0
Calendar Spring Dance Recital Arts/Culture/Recreation Renew your love of the arts this spring! Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol HWY, Portland, OR 97219 Free open to the public! | www.multnomahartscenter.org | 503-823-2787 2017-06-01 19:00:00.0 2017-06-01 20:30:00.0 1.5 hrs 0 0 0
Event Calendar Garden Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Garden Work Party Hazelwood Community Garden - 1017 NE 117TH AVE Join your community members and fellow plant enthusiasts for a few hours of playing in the dirt as we provide a little loving care to one of the 51 gardens run by Portland Community Gardens. Get some exercise out in the fresh air, learn a new plant fact or two and enjoy a well-earned sense of accomplishment as we work together as a group to spruce up one of the many beautiful gardens located throughout the city. Depending on which garden we're at, we may be cleaning up paths, weeding, mulching, removing invasive species, pruning, building beds, planting and more. (Green thumbs encouraged but not required.) Please dress for the weather, bring garden/work gloves if you have them, and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. It is also a good idea to bring a snack to keep you nourished, as well as a full water bottle (not all gardens have drinking water readily available on site). Please RSVP to Cristy Morales Cristy.MoralesMunoz@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6745 2017-06-02 09:30:00.0 2017-06-02 12:00:00.0 2.5 hours 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar No Ivy League 1st Saturday Work Party June Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the the community to help aid in the removal of ivy! Forest Park at Lower Macleay: 2960 NW Upshur St. Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of invasive species removal in Forest Park. Tools, gloves, instruction, coffee/tea and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, bring rain gear, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Volunteers will take a short hike (up to 1 mile) to the site and will be working on uneven ground. Register here! 2017-06-03 09:00:00.0 2017-06-03 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Tree Inventory - Team Leader Training Community Events Become a Team Leader! Learn how to guide other volunteers in collecting inventory data. Hinson Church, 1137 SE 20th Ave Join Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry for this two-part training, and sign up to help guide novice volunteers during summer tree inventory workday events. Becoming a Team Leader is an excellent opportunity to improve tree identification skills and learn more about assessing tree health. Register here! What to expect: This classroom training session will cover basic tree identification and data collection protocol, as well as new tools specific to the Parks inventory. Half of the day will be dedicated to an indoor classroom presentation, while half of the day will be outside practicing. You will practice using a clinometer to measure tree height, a DBH tape to measure trunk size, and a mobile device to collect data. Lunch provided! Hosted by Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry Questions? Contact Julie Fukuda at treeinventory@portlandoregon.gov 2017-06-03 09:00:00.0 2017-06-03 14:30:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Garden Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Garden Work Party Crossroads Community Garden - 6948 SW Capitol Hwy Join your community members and fellow plant enthusiasts for a few hours of playing in the dirt as we provide a little loving care to one of the 51 gardens run by Portland Community Gardens. Get some exercise out in the fresh air, learn a new plant fact or two and enjoy a well-earned sense of accomplishment as we work together as a group to spruce up one of the many beautiful gardens located throughout the city. Depending on which garden we're at, we may be cleaning up paths, weeding, mulching, removing invasive species, pruning, building beds, planting and more. (Green thumbs encouraged but not required.) Please dress for the weather, bring garden/work gloves if you have them, and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. It is also a good idea to bring a snack to keep you nourished, as well as a full water bottle (not all gardens have drinking water readily available on site). Please RSVP to Cristy Morales Cristy.MoralesMunoz@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6745 2017-06-03 09:30:00.0 2017-06-03 12:00:00.0 2.5 hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Kingsley Community Garden Grand Opening Community Events Come celebrate the Grand Opening of the Kingsley Community Garden June 3 11498 NW ST HELENS RD Portland Parks Recreation, in partnership with Linnton Neighborhood Association, announce the opening of the City's 52nd Community Garden at Kingsley Park in Linnton. Come and celebrate the newest community feature in Linnton whether you have a garden plot or not! We'll have tours of the native planting and garden, and refreshments so please stop by and say hello. Where: Kingsley Park, 11498 NW ST HELENS RD When: Saturday, June 3 from 11am - noon Support for this project came from Bureau of Environmental Services' Community Watershed Stewardship Program, West Multnomah Soil Water Conservation District, and Hands on Portland. Plots are still available! To sign up for a garden plot, complete a Garden Plot Request Form at: www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/52116 to be automatically added to the list. If you do not have Internet access, call the Community Gardens office at 503-823-1612 for assistance. 2017-06-03 11:00:00.0 2017-06-03 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar The Trees of NE Going Street - One View of the Cully Neighborhood Community Events Join Bruce Nelson from the Cully Tree Team for an interesting and informative tree walk in the Cully neighborhood. Meet at Flag Pole in front of Rigler School | 5400 NE Prescott St. Join Bruce Nelson from the Cully Tree Team for an interesting and informative tree walk in the Cully neighborhood. Practice your tree ID skills and learn more about a range of trees that you might grow in your yard! Throughout the walk, we will be highlighting the benefits and beauty of trees, and also cover some history of the area. Trees provide myriad benefits, including: • Mitigating storm-water runoff• Improving air quality• Producing oxygen• Reducing heating and cooling costs• Providing habitat and food for wildlife When: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on Saturday June 3rd, 2017Location: Meet at Flag Pole in front of Rigler School | 5400 NE Prescott St. Register Here! We will have coffee and snacks waiting for you when you arrive! We will be out rain or shine! We recommend long pants and long sleeves, sturdy shoes and a rain/sunhat and bring a backpack, rain gear and water bottle. Instruction, coffee, water and snacks will be provided. Questions:Mason WordellPortland Parks Recreation | Urban ForestryMason.Wordell@PortlandOregon.govTel: 503-201-3133 __________________________________________________ Most Saturdays from January through June, Urban Forestry hosts community workshops on a wide variety of tree topics. Workshops are organized by neighborhood Tree Teams or Tree Stewards and are located throughout the city. Although they often focus on local community concerns, all workshops are open to the public. Tree lovers with all levels of knowledge are welcome to participate. We hope you can join us! View the Urban Forestry Events Calendar to see upcoming workshops and to register. Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry's mission is to manage and ensure Portland's urban forest infrastructure for current and future generations. Portland's urban forest consists of 236,000 street trees, 1.2 million park trees, and innumerable private property trees. Urban Forestry is involved in managing or regulating all of these trees to differing degrees. Urban Forestry staff issue permits for planting, pruning, and removal of all public and some private trees and are on call 24/7 to respond to tree emergencies. 2017-06-03 13:00:00.0 2017-06-03 15:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Silver Lake 66 -Monday Soundscapes - Director Park Community Events Join us for a FREE Americana concert by Silver Lake 66! Director Park - Lower Terrace Silver Lake 66 is a soulful, Americana duo whose duet styling's combine tight harmonies, strongduets, and sharp guitar work steeped in classic country, folk and blues. https://www.silverlake66.com/ For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-05 18:00:00.0 2017-06-05 19:00:00.0 1 Hour 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar No Ivy League June Wednesday Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the the community to help aid in the removal of ivy! Forest Park at Lower Macleay: 2960 NW Upshur St. Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of invasive species removal in Forest Park. Tools, gloves, instruction, coffee/tea and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, bring rain gear, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Volunteers will take a short hike (up to 1 mile) to the site and will be working on uneven ground. Register here! 2017-06-07 09:00:00.0 2017-06-07 12:00:00.0 3 0 0 0
Event Calendar Garden Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Garden Work Party Centennial Park Communtiy Garden - 17630 SE Main St Join your community members and fellow plant enthusiasts for a few hours of playing in the dirt as we provide a little loving care to one of the 51 gardens run by Portland Community Gardens. Get some exercise out in the fresh air, learn a new plant fact or two and enjoy a well-earned sense of accomplishment as we work together as a group to spruce up one of the many beautiful gardens located throughout the city. Depending on which garden we're at, we may be cleaning up paths, weeding, mulching, removing invasive species, pruning, building beds, planting and more. (Green thumbs encouraged but not required.) Please dress for the weather, bring garden/work gloves if you have them, and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. It is also a good idea to bring a snack to keep you nourished, as well as a full water bottle (not all gardens have drinking water readily available on site). Please RSVP to Cristy Morales Cristy.MoralesMunoz@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6745 2017-06-07 17:00:00.0 2017-06-07 19:00:00.0 2 hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Garden Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Garden Work Party Furey Community Garden - SE 117th Ave & SE Reedway St Join your community members and fellow plant enthusiasts for a few hours of playing in the dirt as we provide a little loving care to one of the 51 gardens run by Portland Community Gardens. Get some exercise out in the fresh air, learn a new plant fact or two and enjoy a well-earned sense of accomplishment as we work together as a group to spruce up one of the many beautiful gardens located throughout the city. Depending on which garden we're at, we may be cleaning up paths, weeding, mulching, removing invasive species, pruning, building beds, planting and more. (Green thumbs encouraged but not required.) Please dress for the weather, bring garden/work gloves if you have them, and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. It is also a good idea to bring a snack to keep you nourished, as well as a full water bottle (not all gardens have drinking water readily available on site). Please RSVP to Cristy Morales Cristy.MoralesMunoz@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6745 2017-06-08 17:00:00.0 2017-06-08 19:00:00.0 2 hours 0 0 0
Calendar Literary Arts Reading Arts/Culture/Recreation Better than beach reads Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol HWY, Portland, OR 97219 2017-06-09 19:00:00.0 2017-06-09 21:00:00.0 2 hrs 0 0 0
Calendar Studio Theatre Performance Arts/Culture/Recreation Travel with us back to Middle Earth! Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol HWY, Portland, OR 97219 2017-06-09 19:00:00.0 2017-06-09 20:00:00.0 1 hr 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar HOP & Nature Conservancy event Community Events Join Hands on Portland and The Nature Conservancy to maintain trails and native planting areas! Powell Butte Nature Park - Ellis Street entrance at SE 145th Powell Butte Nature Park (Outer SE Portland) - trail work, native plant care Saturday, June 10, 9:00 AM-noon Join The Nature Conservancy, Hands On Portland and Portland Parks Recreation to maintain trails and care for native plantings on the Butte. Trail work helps to keep trails safe and useful for hikers, bird watchers, bikers and horseback riders. Native plants support a diversity of insects and wildlife, and provide cleaner air and water for all inhabitants of our city. Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle, rain gear and sunhat. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea and KIND Snacks provided. Trail work participants should be at least 8 years old and accompanied by an attentive adult. Younger children are welcome (also accompanied by an attentive adult) for the native plant care project. Trail work volunteers will be walking up to 5 miles during the event, so arrive before 9:00 AM to make sure you meet up with the group. All projects start at 9:00 AM. Meet at: SE Ellis SE 145th. Turn east onto Ellis from SE 136th, jog onto SE 139th and back onto Ellis. Recommended parking is on Ellis Street. Please be aware not to block neighbors' driveways. Group will likely be hiking quite a ways from the parking lot, so be on time to be sure to meet up with the group. Tri-met: Bus # 17 (SE Ellis SE 136th stop). Walk east on Ellis Street to SE 145th. Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. RSVP to Hands on Portland (for trail work): Restore Habitat and Maintain Trails at Powell Butte (age 1+) *Hands On* RSVP to The Nature Conservancy (for all other projects): http://support.nature.org/site/Calendar/?view=RSVP id=9976 For more information contact Susan: 503.823.6131 before 3:00 PM Friday before event. Text/call Susan day of event: 503.823.5937. 2017-06-10 09:00:00.0 2017-06-10 12:00:00.0 3 0 0 0
Event Calendar Tree Inventory - Team Leader Training Community Events Become a Team Leader! Learn how to guide other volunteers in collecting inventory data. Grant Park Church, 2728 NE 34th Ave Join Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry for this two-part training, and sign up to help guide novice volunteers during summer tree inventory workday events. Becoming a Team Leader is an excellent opportunity to improve tree identification skills and learn more about assessing tree health. Register here! What to expect: This classroom training session will cover basic tree identification and data collection protocol, as well as new tools specific to the Parks inventory. Half of the day will be dedicated to an indoor classroom presentation, while half of the day will be outside practicing. You will practice using a clinometer to measure tree height, a DBH tape to measure trunk size, and a mobile device to collect data. Lunch provided! Hosted by Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry Questions? Contact Julie Fukuda at treeinventory@portlandoregon.gov 2017-06-10 09:00:00.0 2017-06-10 14:30:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Gabriel Park volunteer event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Help us install new split fence to protect our pollinator meadow. Meet by the community garden located off SW Canby St. Project details: Join Portland Parks Recreation, Friends of Gabriel Park and SOLVE to help construct split rail fence to protect pollinator meadow. Volunteers will construction and installing split rail cedar fencing and removing invasive plant species. Tools, gloves, instruction and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Meeting location: Parking is available in the parking lot along SW Canby Street. Volunteers will meet by the winter dog park entrance to the natural area. Please view the map link for specific meeting and parking locations. Google Map link Registration coming Soon! Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoreogn.gov or 503-823-9423 2017-06-10 09:00:00.0 2017-06-10 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Garden Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Garden Work Party Portsmouth Community Garden - N Hunt St & Courtenay Ave Join your community members and fellow plant enthusiasts for a few hours of playing in the dirt as we provide a little loving care to one of the 51 gardens run by Portland Community Gardens. Get some exercise out in the fresh air, learn a new plant fact or two and enjoy a well-earned sense of accomplishment as we work together as a group to spruce up one of the many beautiful gardens located throughout the city. Depending on which garden we're at, we may be cleaning up paths, weeding, mulching, removing invasive species, pruning, building beds, planting and more. (Green thumbs encouraged but not required.) Please dress for the weather, bring garden/work gloves if you have them, and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. It is also a good idea to bring a snack to keep you nourished, as well as a full water bottle (not all gardens have drinking water readily available on site). Please RSVP to Cristy Morales Cristy.MoralesMunoz@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6745 2017-06-10 09:30:00.0 2017-06-10 12:00:00.0 2.5 hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Garden Work Party and Potluck Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Garden Work Party and Potluck Senn's Community Garden - NE 112th Ave & Prescott St Join your community members and fellow plant enthusiasts for a few hours of playing in the dirt as we provide a little loving care to one of the 51 gardens run by Portland Community Gardens. Get some exercise out in the fresh air, learn a new plant fact or two and enjoy a well-earned sense of accomplishment as we work together as a group to spruce up one of the many beautiful gardens located throughout the city. Depending on which garden we're at, we may be cleaning up paths, weeding, mulching, removing invasive species, pruning, building beds, planting and more. (Green thumbs encouraged but not required.) Please dress for the weather, bring garden/work gloves if you have them, and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. It is also a good idea to bring a snack to keep you nourished, as well as a full water bottle (not all gardens have drinking water readily available on site). We will have a potluck after the work party and you are welcome to bring a dish or snack to share. Please RSVP to Cristy Morales Cristy.MoralesMunoz@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6745 2017-06-10 11:00:00.0 2017-06-10 14:00:00.0 3 hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Worldwide Knit in Public Day Community Events Come knit with us at Director Park! Director Park - Lower Terrace Knitting is an act of creation and focus, often exercised at home in solitude.On June 10th join thousands of knitters around the globe as we bring our knitting into public spaces for 'Worldwide Knit in Public Day' to celebrate and share our passion. Please join the folks from Knit Purl at Director Park to join the fun! www.knit-purl.com For more information about Director Park,part of Portland Parks Recreation,please contact 503.823.8087 or www.directorpark.org 2017-06-10 11:00:00.0 2017-06-10 14:00:00.0 3 Hours 0 0 0
Calendar Studio Theatre Performance Arts/Culture/Recreation Travel with us back to Middle Earth! Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol HWY, Portland, OR 97219 2017-06-10 19:00:00.0 2017-06-10 20:00:00.0 1 hr 0 0 0
Calendar Studio Theatre Performance Arts/Culture/Recreation Travel with us back to Middle Earth! Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol HWY, Portland, OR 97219 2017-06-11 15:00:00.0 2017-06-11 16:00:00.0 1 hr 0 0 0
Event Calendar AnnaPaul and the Bearded Lady - Monday Soundscapes - Director Park Community Events Join us for a FREE Vintage Swing concert by AnnaPaul and the Bearded Lady at Director Park! Director Park - Lower Terrace Anna Paul and the Bearded Lady deliver vintage jazz and big band vibes! This act speaks of the good ol' 1920s and deserves your undivided attention. http://www.annapaulandthebeardedlady.com/ For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-12 18:00:00.0 2017-06-12 19:00:00.0 1 Hour 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Marquam Nature Park and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Friends of Marquam Nature Park to restore this natural area! Marquam Park at the Sherwood Trail Join PP R, the Friends of Marquam Nature Park, and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership in removing English ivy and other invasive species from the park. Trail maintenance and plantings are done on a seasonal basis. Gloves and tools are supplied or you may bring your own. Please bring a water bottle if you have one, and wear long pants and closed-toe shoes. Work parties occur the second Wednesday and last Saturday of the month, 9:00 AM-noon. Sign up here. Contact the Stewardship Coordinator Mary Verrilli for questions at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-9423. 2017-06-14 09:00:00.0 2017-06-14 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Dancing in the Streets - Director Park Community Events Join us at Director Park for a Song and Dance Variety Show! Director Park - Lower Terrace This amazing production includes music from the Beatles, Broadway, Americana, 50's-60's and much more! This production is designed for audiences of all ages. For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-14 12:00:00.0 2017-06-14 13:00:00.0 1 Hour 0 0 0
Calendar Info meeting on the new Wildwood Trail footbridge over Burnside Community Events Free and open to all - The Portland Parks Foundation invites you to come and learn more about plans for the new Footbridge Over Burnside. World Forestry Center, Cheatham Hall, 4033 SW Canyon Road The Portland Parks Foundation invites you to come and learn more about plans for the new footbridge over Burnside! Learn about the community fundraising campaign and construction plans for an elegantly designed pedestrian bridge to create a safe passage over the busy road along the Wildwood Trail between Washington Park and Forest Park. The Portland Parks Foundation, Portland Parks Recreation's valued fundraising partner, is spearheading efforts to raise funds for this public amenity. Informational meeting on the new footbridge over BurnsideThursday, June 15, 2017, 6:30-8:00PMWorld Forestry Center, Cheatham Hall, 4033 SW Canyon Road To avoid traffic congestion, consider taking Tri-Met's MAX light rail (Red or Blue Line) or Tri-Met Bus Line 63 to the Washington Park MAX Station. For more information, call The Portland Parks Foundation at 503-445-0994 or email info@portlandpf.org. 2017-06-15 18:30:00.0 2017-06-15 20:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Friday Night Groove Community Events Come dance with us! Director Park - Lower Terrace Check out our free Friday night music featuring DJ George at Director Park! For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-16 18:30:00.0 2017-06-16 20:00:00.0 1.5 Hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Tree Inventory - Team Leader Training Field Session Community Events Practice tree inventory protocol and tree ID skills during this field training session for Team Leaders. Lents Park, SW corner of park near SE Steele and SE 88th Ave Join Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry for this two-part training, and sign up to help guide novice volunteers during summer tree inventory workday events. Becoming a Team Leader is an excellent opportunity to improve tree identification skills and learn more about assessing tree health. Register here! What to expect: This field training session is a chance to practice and perfect your identification and data collection skills before leading novice volunteers during workdays. Staff will be on-hand to assist with data collection and answer tree identification questions. Please dress comfortably for the outdoors, as the outdoor practice session will be held rain or shine. We recommend a hat, sunglasses, layers, a water bottle, and a tote bag to carry inventory materials. Hosted by Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry Questions? Contact Julie Fukuda at treeinventory@portlandoregon.gov 2017-06-17 08:30:00.0 2017-06-17 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar No Ivy League 3rd Saturday Work Party June Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the the community to help aid in the removal of ivy! Forest Park at Lower Macleay: 2960 NW Upshur St. Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of invasive species removal in Forest Park. Tools, gloves, instruction, coffee/tea and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, bring rain gear, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Volunteers will take a short hike (up to 1 mile) to the site and will be working on uneven ground. Register here! 2017-06-17 09:00:00.0 2017-06-17 12:00:00.0 3 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Terwilliger Restoration Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Friends of Terwilliger Park to restore this natural area! SW Terwilliger Blvd and SW Nebraska Join PP R, the Friends of Terwilliger, and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership in removing invasive non-native species, including english ivy, Himalayan blackberry, and clematis. Work parties occur every third Saturday of the month, 9:00 AM-noon (except July Aug). Check out PP R's Stewardship Calendar for meeting locations and cancelations. For more info, contact Mary at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-9423. Register on Hands On Portland. 2017-06-17 09:00:00.0 2017-06-17 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Garden Work Party and Potluck Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Garden Work Party and Potluck NE 72nd Ave Community Garden - 5800 NE 72nd AVE Join your community members and fellow plant enthusiasts for a few hours of playing in the dirt as we provide a little loving care to one of the 51 gardens run by Portland Community Gardens. Get some exercise out in the fresh air, learn a new plant fact or two and enjoy a well-earned sense of accomplishment as we work together as a group to spruce up one of the many beautiful gardens located throughout the city. Depending on which garden we're at, we may be cleaning up paths, weeding, mulching, removing invasive species, pruning, building beds, planting and more. (Green thumbs encouraged but not required.) Please dress for the weather, bring garden/work gloves if you have them, and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. It is also a good idea to bring a snack to keep you nourished, as well as a full water bottle (not all gardens have drinking water readily available on site). We will have a potluck after the work party and you are welcome to bring a snack or dish to share! Please RSVP to Cristy Morales Cristy.MoralesMunoz@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6745 2017-06-17 09:30:00.0 2017-06-17 13:30:00.0 4 hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Family Game Day - Director Park Community Events Let’s play some games, swing by and enjoy an afternoon of fun! Director Park - Bosque Play with our " Giant Game Sets" including Big Chess, Connect Four Tic Tac Toe. Add to the fun and bring your swimsuit to play in Teachers Fountain! . For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-19 13:30:00.0 2017-06-19 15:30:00.0 2 Hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Ronnie Carrier - Monday Soundscapes - Director Park Community Events Join us for a FREE concert by Singer/Songwriter Ronnie Carrier at Director Park! Director Park - Lower Terrace Ronnie Carrier's music is 'organic,' 'foot stompin' music filled with literary depths' and a 'cross between Nirvana and Sarah McLachlan.' https://www.ronniecarrier.com/ For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-19 18:00:00.0 2017-06-19 19:00:00.0 1 Hour 0 0 0
Event Calendar Make Music Now PDX - Director Park Community Events A free celebration of music! Director Park - Lower Terrace Make Music is a free celebration of music around the world on the Summer Solstice. Every kind of musician of every musical persuasion is invited to participate! For more information go to www.makemusicdaypdx.org For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-21 12:00:00.0 2017-06-21 20:00:00.0 8 Hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Tree Inventory - Team Leader Training Field Session Community Events Practice tree inventory protocol and tree ID skills during this field training session for Team Leaders. Unthank Park, N Failing St & N Kirby Ave Join Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry for this two-part training, and sign up to help guide novice volunteers during summer tree inventory workday events. Becoming a Team Leader is an excellent opportunity to improve tree identification skills and learn more about assessing tree health. Register here! What to expect: This field training session is a chance to practice and perfect your identification and data collection skills before leading novice volunteers during workdays. Staff will be on-hand to assist with data collection and answer tree identification questions. Please dress comfortably for the outdoors, as the outdoor practice session will be held rain or shine. We recommend a hat, sunglasses, layers, a water bottle, and a tote bag to carry inventory materials. Questions? Contact Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry at 503-823-4484 or treeinventory@portlandoregon.gov. More information is available on the project website at http://portlandoregon.gov/parks/treeinventory. 2017-06-21 16:30:00.0 2017-06-21 20:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar A-WOL Open Air Series - Director Park Community Events Free dance and acrobatics show! Director Park - Lower Terrace A-Wol adult and youth aerial training programs bring their annual Open Air series to Director Park. Visual storytelling through aerial, acrobatics and contemporary dance movement. For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-23 19:00:00.0 2017-06-23 22:00:00.0 3 Hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Brentwood Park Inventory Workday Community Events Inventory trees in your neighborhood park with PP&R Urban Forestry! Brentwood Park, SE 60th Ave & Duke St Join your neighborhood Tree Team and Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry to identify, measure, and map all of the trees in Brentwood Park! Register at https://tinyurl.com/BWPworkday What to Expect: Registration opens at 8:00 am. The work day begins promptly at 8:30 am and ends at noon. Volunteers will be sent out in small groups to collect Parks tree inventory data. Novice volunteers will be paired with experienced Team Leaders. Duties include identifying, measuring, and mapping trees. To Prepare: Please dress comfortably for the outdoors, as the work day will be held rain or shine. We recommend a hat, sunglasses, layers, a water bottle, and a tote bag or backpack to carry inventory materials. Bring a cell phone if you have one. Questions? Contact Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry at 503-823-4484 or treeinventory@portlandoregon.gov. More information is available on the project website at http://portlandoregon.gov/parks/treeinventory. 2017-06-24 08:30:00.0 2017-06-24 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Woods Memorial Park Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Restore Woods Park! SW Woods Parkway Join Portland Parks Rec, SOLVE, and the Friends of Woods and SOLVE in a trail maintenance event to provide safe trails for park visitors. Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Bring a backpack, water bottle, rain gear and sunhat. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea and KIND granola bars provided. Must be at least 8 years old to attend event. No experience necessary. Register today with SOLVE. For more info, contact Mary at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-9423. 2017-06-24 09:00:00.0 2017-06-24 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Garden Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Garden Work Party McCoy Community Garden - N Newman Ave & Fessenden St Join your community members and fellow plant enthusiasts for a few hours of playing in the dirt as we provide a little loving care to one of the 51 gardens run by Portland Community Gardens. Get some exercise out in the fresh air, learn a new plant fact or two and enjoy a well-earned sense of accomplishment as we work together as a group to spruce up one of the many beautiful gardens located throughout the city. Depending on which garden we're at, we may be cleaning up paths, weeding, mulching, removing invasive species, pruning, building beds, planting and more. (Green thumbs encouraged but not required.) Please dress for the weather, bring garden/work gloves if you have them, and wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. It is also a good idea to bring a snack to keep you nourished, as well as a full water bottle (not all gardens have drinking water readily available on site). Please RSVP to Cristy Morales Cristy.MoralesMunoz@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6745 2017-06-24 09:00:00.0 2017-06-24 12:00:00.0 3 hours 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Marquam Nature Park and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Friends of Marquam Nature Park to restore this natural area! Marquam Park at the Sherwood Trail Join PP R, the Friends of Marquam Nature Park, and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership in removing English ivy and other invasive species from the park. Trail maintenance and plantings are done on a seasonal basis. Gloves and tools are supplied or you may bring your own. Please bring a water bottle if you have one, and wear long pants and closed-toe shoes. Work parties occur the last Saturday of the month, 9:00 AM-noon. Sign up here. Contact the Stewardship Coordinator Mary Verrilli for questions at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-9423. 2017-06-24 09:00:00.0 2017-06-24 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar A-WOL Open Air Series - Director Park Community Events Enjoy free aerial, acrobatics and contemporary dance at Director Park Director Park - Lower Terrace A-Wol adult and youth aerial training programs bring their annual Open Air Series to Director Park. Visual storytelling through aerial, acrobatics and contemporary dance movement. For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-24 15:00:00.0 2017-06-24 22:00:00.0 7 Hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar A-WOL Open Air Series - Director Park Community Events Enjoy free aerial, acrobatics and contemporary dance at Director Park! Director Park - Lower Terrace A-Wol adult and youth aerial training programs bring their annual Open Air series to Director Park. Visual storytelling through aerial, acrobatics and contemporary dance movement. For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-25 15:00:00.0 2017-06-25 19:00:00.0 4 Hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Family Game Day - Director Park Community Events Let’s play some games, swing by and enjoy an afternoon of fun! Director Park - Bosque Play with our " Giant Game Sets" including Big Chess, Connect Four Tic Tac Toe. Add to the fun and bring your swimsuit to play in Teachers Fountain! For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-26 13:30:00.0 2017-06-26 15:30:00.0 2 Hours 0 0 0
Event Calendar Brian Oberlin - Monday Soundscapes - Director Park Community Events Join us for a FREE Swing and Bluegrass concert by Brian Oberlin at Director Park! Director Park - Lower Terrace Brian Oberlin plays almost exclusively as a soloist, performing swing, bluegrass, western swing, and Italian classical with vocals. http://mandoberlin.com/index.php For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-26 18:00:00.0 2017-06-26 19:00:00.0 1 Hour 0 0 0
Event Calendar Berkeley Park Inventory Workday Community Events Inventory trees in your neighborhood park with PP&R Urban Forestry! Berkeley Park, SE Cesar E Chavez Blvd & Bybee Blvd Join your neighborhood Tree Team and Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry to identify, measure, and map all of the trees in Berkeley Park! Register at https://tinyurl.com/BKPworkday What to Expect: Registration opens at 4:00 pm. The work day begins promptly at 4:30 pm and ends at 8:00 pm. Volunteers will be sent out in small groups to collect Parks tree inventory data. Novice volunteers will be paired with experienced Team Leaders. Duties include identifying, measuring, and mapping trees. A light meal will be provided. To Prepare: Please dress comfortably for the outdoors, as the work day will be held rain or shine. We recommend a hat, sunglasses, layers, a water bottle, and a tote bag or backpack to carry inventory materials. Bring a cell phone if you have one. Questions? Contact Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry at 503-823-4484 or treeinventory@portlandoregon.gov. More information is available on the project website at http://portlandoregon.gov/parks/treeinventory. 2017-06-28 16:30:00.0 2017-06-28 20:00:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Chess for Success - Director Park Community Events Join Us,everyone is welcome to play chess with us and learn new skills! Director Park - Lower Terrace Chess for Success helps youth improve their self-esteem, behavior, and academic performance through developing skills learned in chess. Staff will be on site to assist youth and help them improve their Chess game! For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-29 10:00:00.0 2017-06-29 14:00:00.0 4 Hours 0 0 0
Calendar Choreography XX - Oregon Ballet Theater at the Washington Park Rose Garden Amphitheater Community Events Join Oregon Ballet Theatre for Choreography XX, June 29 & 30 at 7:30pm Washington Park Rose Garden Amphitheater Join Oregon Ballet Theatre for Choreography XX, a celebration of dance created by women. June 29-30, 2017 at 7:30PMWashington Park Rose Garden Amphitheater Last season OBT launched a national women's choreography competition. The winners Gioconda Barbuto, Helen Simoneau, and Nicole Haskins were selected by a jury of Portland dance arts professionals and will each create a new work for OBT. These fully staged works will be performed this summer at Portland's gorgeous Rose Garden Amphitheater in Washington Park. So pack a picnic, bring some friends, and sit back for a delightful summer evening of dance! This performance is free to the public. Visit Oregon Ballet Theater website for more information. 2017-06-29 19:30:00.0 2017-06-29 20:30:00.0 0 0 0
Event Calendar Friday Night Groove - Director Park Community Events Join us for music and dancing at Director Park! Director Park - Lower Terrace Check out our FREE Friday night music featuring DJ George at Director Park! For more information on programs and events at Director Park, part of Portland Parks Recreation, please visit www.DirectorPark.org or call 503.823.8087. 2017-06-30 06:30:00.0 2017-06-30 20:30:00.0 2 Hours 0 0 0