"Hi Portland Gardeners-
It's been a month since I first posted my interest in a plant swap - and with the cooperating weather lately, perhaps now is a better time to ask.
So, if anyone would be interested in a plant swap, I could arrange the…"
"With Spring planting season about to start, would anyone be interested in a plant swap meet?
I've got a bunch of plants that I no long want, that are healthy and that need a new home. I would love to trade for something.
"There are many, many plants you could select from that would meet your needs and thrive. Here are some old reliables I turn to again and again:
-Dicentra spectabilis 'Gold Heart', Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart
"I don't think late June is too late, but much of the certainty will reside with the weather. If it is still cool and wet, then by all means plant away. If it is cool and sunny, plant and pay close attention moisture in the…"
I'm looking for some of this plant, but have failed to locate any local nurseries who are currently carrying it (as of May 1). Of course I haven't checked with all of them, so...Anyone know of a local source? Thanks!See More
I may be really, really tired of the rain, but it has had tremendous benefit for my garden this year. Just a boon to growth. Plants that I thought I might even replace are looking good and getting much larger. Here's a photo of some:The rest of the Alameda and surrounding neighborhoods also look good. Some good spots and gardens I've seen include NE Alameda St between 26th & 28th, NE 29th & Dunckley, NE 38th & Wistaria. Here are images of a couple of those too.and...So who else…See More
"Hi Fellow Gardeners,
With a few new members recently, I thought it would be worthwhile posting this again...I'm looking for some black mondo grass that anyone would be willing to part with. I even have some things I could trade for it:…"
Rogue Pack storytelling theatre for youth at the Sellwood Playhouse will be having an Open House to introduce our lineup of spring classes, play games, and eat some food! We will be telling our stories through writing, drawing and collage. Drop in; write your six-word memoir, a tweet story. Act out your story by playing some improvisational theatre games; or draw and collage your story. There is no one way to tell your story, so you get to choose.See More
December 17, 2018 at 8:45am to December 28, 2018 at 4:15pm
Don't miss Portland Audubon's Winter Break camp! Whether campers are snowshoeing on Mt. Hood and staying overnight at our new Marmot Cabin, learning the art of candle-making, visiting a wolf sanctuary, or making nature inspired art, our educators are dedicated to helping every camper build an authentic and meaningful relationship with the natural world, all while playing games, making friends and exploring!See More
The award-winning Oregon Sinfonietta, now in its 46th season and conducted by Dr. Donald L. Appert, is a full symphony orchestra of 75+ members that draws together community musicians from the greater Portland metro area. The Sinfonietta performs four free concerts per season. On Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 3:00 pm, the orchestra presents Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No 4. in G Major. Joining the orchestra for this…See More
September 28, 2018 at 12pm to September 30, 2018 at 6pm
Come stock up on delicious wine for the holidays! Here's how it works:• 12 handpicked wines all selling for $12 a bottle• $12 to taste all 12 wines• 12% off EVERY BOTTLE on our shelves• BONUS GIFT: Two tickets to a Food & Wine Pairing Class when you buy 12+ bottlesJoin us:Friday Sept 28--12 to 10 pmSaturday Sept 29--12 to 10 pmSunday Sept 30--12-6 pmSee More
Artistic Portland, a downtown co-operative gallery of 40 local artists, will open its doors for “Art After Dark,” from 6:30 to 9:00 pm, on October 4, 2018. The evening of music, wine, food and art will give the public a chance to meet many of the artists behind the creative work at the gallery. Husband and wife duo The Sweet Peas will play from 7:00 to 9:00 pm, and everyone is welcome to the free event. This summer Artistic Portland celebrated its five-year anniversary at 318 SW Taylor Street,…See More
Homemade refreshments, holiday beverages, prizes and stress free shopping all in one location!Our designs are handcrafted with a vibrant assortment of semi-precious stones accented with Austrian Swarovski crystals, pearls and sterling silver. We design with unique gemstones to create wonderful women’s jewelry that can be worn for a special occasion or every day.Beads On a Mission are two of our jewelry lines that include bracelets in which 10% of the proceeds go to five cancer foundations and…See More
The Art Co-operative will honor the gorgeous Columbia Gorge at the First Thursday Art Walk between 4-6 p.m. on September 6, 2018. The 50-foot frontage windows will artfully play on the mighty Columbia River that helped formed the region. Many of the 40 member artists will be present to talk about their latest works and will again encourage visitors to express their own creativity for free by painting a ceramic bisque-fired bowl. The very popular Community Bowl Project is sponsored by…See More