That sounds about what we would like to have close by. My husband wants close walking trails and park area to take the boys and I would like the schools close by like we have here. It sounds like a very nice neighborhood and quiet. We live right outside of Charlotte, NC and don't won't to culture shock ourselves or our boys. I will have to do some research into that area. Unfortunatley, my husband and I are kind of going into blind territory here. Are the nearby schools good schools? Also, what type of grocery shopping is nearby? Is it exspensive to live in that area? So sorry for all the questions. I appreciate you answering back :) Thanks for your time Michael! Hope to hear from you soon.
Actually, we don't know. Neither I or my husband have eer been to Portland. I have an aunt and two cousins that live in California so I've been there. Do you have any suggestions for a new family to the area with two boys who will 11 and 9 years old? Thanks for writing back!
Great pictures, hey while you are out and about now is the time to keep an eye out for ladybug hatching. Yesterday I checked out my favorite and to my surprise they are out and about. Ladybugs move slowly now, they are still getting warm but they are out! If you are interested check out this site to see some laby bug pictures. http://www.cafepress.com/PrismImagery
If you do run across a hatching please do not disturb the ares so they will come back next year. Thanks Donna Bender
The Art Co-operative will make a splash into August at the First Thursday Art Walk between 4-6 p.m. on August 2, 2018. Many of the member artists will be present to talk about their latest works and will encourage visitors to express their own creativity by painting a ceramic bisque-fired bowl. Georgie's Ceramic & Clay is sponsoring by providing the raw clay and the rest will be supplied by the Co-op. Once glazed, the bowls will be fired and available for $10 with all proceeds going to…See More
Ages 6-9 • September 15, 22, 29Saturdays • 11:15am - 12:15pm & 12:30pm - 1:30pmLEARN MORE >The Free Pre-Ballet Series introduces young dancers, ages 6-9, to the fundamentals of ballet. These free classes help children decide if ballet is right for them. We welcome all new dancers in this commitment-free, three-class series, with the goal of giving students the basic…See More
Join us for a morning filled with fun activities and giveaways. You’ll have a chance to meet your local health and wellness advocates and participate in games such as ‘Guess Your Muscle Asymmetry’ and ‘Test Your Strength’! This family-friendly activity will have multiple raffles including prizes for yoga, barre and indoor cycling from your favorite studios.See More
Led by Emmy Award-winning choreographers Jamey Hampton & Ashley Roland, BodyVox is known for its visual virtuosity, distinctive wit, and unique ability to combine dance, theater, and film. Elk Cove and our sister winery Pike Road are proud supporters of BodyVox and Elk Cove founder Joe Campbell sits on the dance company’s board of directors. This year we are bringing BodyVox into the vineyard with an outdoor performance – bring your picnic! Saturday, June 306 – 8 pmTickets: $30 …See More
Come to Pairings Portland Wine Shop & Bar June 20 for Nerd Communion, where Portland’s premier award-winning nerdy podcast, Geek in the City, will host a wine tasting and record a live episode of the podcast at 7:00 pm! Just $30 to taste nine wines--three paired to Aaron Duran—also local writer of the La Brujeria comic book series and Welcome to Grizzlydale YA novels—Kaebel Hashitani—who perfectly portrayed Sulu in Portland’s late, lamented Trek in the Park—and Denise Espinoza—an inspiring…See More