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Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Big Chess Hours & Drop-in Board Games
Hours and days are subject to change due to weather, rentals, events and staffing. 

Teachers Fountain 

April-September: 9:00am-10:00pm daily. Hours subject to change due to inclement weather and events.  

The Portland Veterans For Peace Bell Ringing for Armistice Day - Director Park

Director Park - Bosque

Sunday, November 11 2018, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM


1 hour


Gather around as the bell rings to commemorate the end of WWI for Armistice/Veterans Day.


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Gather and listen as we ring bells exactly at 11am, 11 times. We will then honor those who have died on the battlefields of all wars and remind each other that the Armistice Day of 1918 took place on the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month on November 11, 1918 and was supposed to be the end of all wars.