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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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Ann Singer posted an event

Rogue Pack Yoputh Theatre Open House at Sellwood Playhouse

December 1, 2018 from 10am to 4pm
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
Tara Lemezis posted an event

Winter Break Camp at Portland Audubon at Audubon Society of Portland

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
Oct 23
Karen Karger posted an event

Oregon Sinfonietta Performs Mahler Symphony No. 4 in Free Concert at Sunnyside Seventh-day Adventist Church

November 4, 2018 from 3pm to 4:30pm
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
Sep 22
Elisabeth Allie posted an event

Holiday Wine Sale: 12 for $12 at Pairings Portland Wine Shop & Bar

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
Sep 18
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Sep 13
Karin Kaufmann posted an event

Artistic Portland introduces “Art After Dark” at First Thursday Gallery Art Walk in October 2018 at Artistic Portland

October 4, 2018 from 2pm to 9pm
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
Sep 13
Lea McWhorter posted an event

Sophisticated Beads Holiday Jewelry Show at Monarch Hotel & Conference Center

November 17, 2018 from 10am to 5pm
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
Sep 7
Karin Kaufmann posted an event

Artistic Portland Celebrates the Gorgeous Gorge at First Thursday Art Walk on September 6, 2018 at Artistic Portland

September 6, 2018 from 2pm to 6pm
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
Aug 7



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