"Hello St. John's! The Sitton PTA is holding our annual Spring Carnival on June 5th 1-4pm. We are in need to volunteers to help this community event go smoothly. Let me know if you would like to help out! Thanks!"
"Angela is right on about this but as an alternate - and I've done this - if you DO drive you can park in OMSI's parking lot and walk along the Eastbank Esplanade to find a spot (it gets crowded fairly early). The key is to get the hell out…"
I would take the train (or ride your bike) down to the Tom McCall waterfront and saddle up to watch the fireworks at the blues festival where the admission is canned food and a few dollars-- all of which goes to the Oregon Food Bank.…"
This is our first year in Portland and was wondering if someone could give me advice on where to go watch fireworks for the 4th of July. I don't really feel like paying to watch. We live in St. John's. Is Pier Park way too far away to see anything? How is it taking the train downtown to watch? When should we leave to go downtown if that's where we need to go?
"My husband and I moved up here in January from Las Vegas. We check craigslist a couple of times a day. There's new postings everyday. Right when we thought we found the perfect home the next we check on it it would be rented out already. But…"
Looking for fun things to do with the kids? Let’s share information about Portland area baby/toddler/kid friendly places, activities, events, music, and restaurants. Maybe even meet for an occasional walk with the strollers for us new parents!See More
Governor Brown is running for her first election as governor after assuming the governorship in February 2015 following the resignation of Governor John Kitzhaber. As governor she prioritizes making the government more accountable, improving public education, building strong and safe communities, fostering a climate for business growth and innovation, and standing up for working families. Come hear her lay out what she has accomplished since she became governor and what her vision is for the…See More
Sophisticated Beads will be hosting a jewelry show Saturday, November 19th from 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Monarch Hotel in Clackamas, Oregon. The hotel, 12566 SE 93rd Ave, is located off I-205 and Sunnyside Road, near Clackamas Town Center. 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…See More
I'm a self-employed artist, and will be moving to Portland in the Fall. I'd like to live in a neighborhood where there are other creative folks, doing their thing. Other factors that are important to me in a neighborhood are a sense of community, proximity to parks and bike paths, and easy access to public transportation; someplace that has plenty of social gathering spots, such as cafes, pubs, little restaurants, etc. and activities available like yoga, dance, open-mike and music jams. Any…See More
Artistic Portland will be hosting a First Thursday September 1st event from 4pm to 6 pm with a Back-To-School theme featuring fashions in jewelry, scarves and other fiber arts. The 50-member artists’ co-operative will be hosting Bull Run Distilling Company - crafting their spirits from the local Bull Run watershed. The public is invited for tastings. Many of the Co-op’s artists will attend to answer questions about their art and share some of their creative processes.In addition to finished…See More
"Hi Faliscia, I too will be moving to Portland this year, but not until the Fall. Since you're a bit ahead of me, I'm wondering if you might have any advice? Did you find what you were looking for? And, if so, what resources did you…"