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May 2008 Blog Posts (8)

This Week in Portland, May 31 - June 7

This Week in Portland, May 31-June 7


Keep track of all of our current contests on our new Contests page. Come over and learn how you can win a Portland gift certificate. This week, our member Beca referred our 100th member, Josh. Beca scored a gift certificate from Portland's Pix Patisserie, and Josh will be eating his slice of Portland happiness at Hot Lips Pizza. Want to win? It's easy!…


Added by Lorri E. on May 31, 2008 at 10:43am — No Comments

Featured Portland Event- Benefit for Mercy Core - Peter Yarrow

I love our events calendar, because our own members get to add their own cool Portland events. Thanks to our member, Beth for adding this new event.


June 11, 2008 from 7pm to 10pm

at The Monkey & The Rat - fine & friendly objects from faraway places

Featuring a performance by PETER YARROW

(of… Continue

Added by Lorri E. on May 29, 2008 at 6:22am — No Comments

Healing Garden

This is something I wrote a couple of years ago (seems like another life though)

The rediscovery of gardening (in the middle of a city no less) was a great thing for my family and I

What you see here has since overtaken the rest of the space and

has drifted into what was once a front yard filled with grass

here's a list of what's coming to our table this… Continue

Added by John on May 26, 2008 at 11:09am — 3 Comments

This Week in Portland - May 24 to May 31

Our New Portland Weekend Guide is Published!

We are very pleased to announce that our first guidebook to Portland has just been published. PortlandNeighborhood's Guide to the Perfect Portland Weekend breaks Portland down into several suggested weekend itineraries - whether you're a sports nut, a romantic, love to shop, or want to do Portland on a budget, and more--we've got a chapter just for you. With a focus on many locally-owned Portland businesses and restaurants,…


Added by Lorri E. on May 24, 2008 at 10:26am — No Comments

PortlandNeighborhood.com is pleased to announce the official release of...

PortlandNeighborhood.com Announces Its First Published Volume Entitled PortlandNeighborhood’s Guide to the Perfect Portland Weekend.

(Portland, Oregon) – PortlandNeighborhood.com is pleased to announce the publication of its comprehensive guidebook to one of the most multifaceted and intriguing cities in the nation. Now available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble, PortlandNeighborhood’s Guide to the Perfect Portland Weekend reveals… Continue

Added by Angela Higgins on May 23, 2008 at 4:30pm — 1 Comment

Portland Audio Tours

Hey, Portlanders (or those just visiting ;-) Check out these cool Portland audio tours! I got an email this morning from Troy, who started this new website of Portland audio tours. This is a great idea--put the MP3 on your iPod, download and print the walking map, then head out and learn more about the city (or, give the audio tour to your visiting in-laws, hand 'em the map, and send them on their way).

Check it out at…


Added by Lorri E. on May 20, 2008 at 6:23am — 1 Comment

This Week in Portland - May 11-17, 2008

New Portland Events

There are lots of new events on the Portland events calendar this week. Here are just a few we'd like to highlight:

On Wednesday, check out "Cocktail Hour at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon" - a free event featuring a trio of singer/songwriters. Show starts at…


Added by Lorri E. on May 12, 2008 at 8:10am — No Comments

This Week in Portland

Welcome to Portland's new Social Network

Hello, Portland friends, and thanks for joining the new www.PortlandNeighborhood.net. The site is brand spankin' new, so it is great to see so many people have joined the network already. Woot! Let's get this site rockin' - don't forget to invite your friends (the more the merrier)!



Added by Lorri E. on May 3, 2008 at 8:00am — No Comments

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Elisabeth Allie posted an event

Illimat Launch Party with Keith Baker and Carson Ellis at Guardian Games

November 15, 2017 from 6pm to 9pm
Illimat is the new classic card game created by Keith Baker and presented by the Decemberists! Celebrate the release of the game with members of the Decemberists, artist Carson Ellis, and designer Keith Baker. Learn to play, get your copy of Illimat signed by the creators, and grab some exclusive Illimat items! Learn to play: 6-9 pm. Creator signings: 7-9 pm.See More
Nov 12
Marti Mendenhall posted an event

Date Night - Marti Mendenhall at the Jack London Revue at The Jack London Revue

November 17, 2017 from 9pm to 11pm
Join Marti Mendenhall in this debut performance at the renowned Jack London Revue. Experience Marti's new «Date Night/Body Talks» series at the Jack London Revue with jazz standards and originals themed around love and dating and the ups-and-downs that come along the way. Recently featured in Oregon Music News' «Coffeehouse Conversations,» Marti adds four new originals to this passionate, entertaining show. “Marti is not only a talented singer and writer, but she understands the audience is…See More
Nov 6
Marti Mendenhall posted photos
Nov 6
Erinne Goodell posted an event

2nd Annual Ecology Trivia Night at Lagunitas Community Room

December 5, 2017 from 6pm to 9pm
Our next round of Ecology Trivia is in just over a month, on December 5! Teams of 5 will face off for glory and prizes. There's a round of kids trivia, too. Buy your tix online & get a free drink:…See More
Nov 6
Willamette Women Democrats posted an event

Oregon’s Economic Temperature, PERS, and the Budget at Lakewood Center Community Room

November 9, 2017 from 4pm to 6pm
    Mark McMullen, State Economist and Director of the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis, will discuss Oregon's economic challenges. His office provides objective forecasts of the state's economy, tax revenue and population to advance the goals of the Governor, Legislature, state agencies, and the public.  Oregon experienced faster economic growth than most other states coming out of the 2007 recession, but significant challenges lay ahead. The budget pressures on the state continue to grow as…See More
Oct 25
Elisabeth Allie posted events
Oct 22
da Vinci Arts Middle School updated an event

13th Annual da Vinci Arts Fair at da Vinci Arts Middle School

December 2, 2017 from 10am to 4pm
This treasured community event is one of the more popular arts fairs in Portland, promoting and celebrating local and student artists and raising money for a beloved Portland school -- da Vinci Arts Middle School.Shop for holiday gifts from fine artists and makers of art, crafts, ceramics, clothing, sculptures, paintings, pottery, photos, soaps and more. Admission is free. There will also be live music, a cafe and student artwork for sale.See More
Oct 10
Connor Laubenstein posted an event

Duniway Holiday Home Tour & Boutique at Duniway Elementary School

December 1, 2017 from 9am to 9pm
A selection of graciously decorated neighborhood homes will be on display during the Duniway Holiday Home Tour & Boutique on Friday, December 1, 2017. From historic stunners to modern creations, tour goers will enjoy their visit to impressive homes while supporting Duniway Elementary School. Attendees can also enjoy neighborhood trolley rides and live music. The Home Tour and Holiday Boutique are important fundraisers for Duniway’s PTA. All tour proceeds go directly to Duniway Elementary…See More
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