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August 2011 Blog Posts (5)

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, Aug 27-Sept 4, 2011, Portland Events & More

Welcome to another weekend edition of This Week in Portland, our Portland events blog.  This week features:

  • The Hawthorne Street Fair
  • SE Sunday Parkways
  • Portland Proper Festival in Kenton
  • Festa Italiana
  • Dahlia Festival
  • The Oregon State…

Added by Lorri E. on August 27, 2011 at 7:18am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland August 20 - 27

Welcome to what feels like the first day of summer! SUN, HEAT and blue skies, baby!  In the latest edition of our weekly blog we cover:


The Portland Photo the Week scores twenty bones to local fave Powells

The Vaux's Swifts 

Tons of Portland events

The Sellwood neighborhood

Member selected photos 

A rundown of the best food in PDX 



Added by Angela Higgins on August 20, 2011 at 10:32am — No Comments

Imagine-ish (Un-Lennon-y)

I know a lot of Portlanders will disagree, but I don't mind this kind of summer at all. Overcast and cool in the morning and sun breaks in the late afternoon suits me just fine. We haven't hit 90 degrees yet, while seemingly the rest of the nation suffers under The Magnifying Glass O' The Godz. As I type this it's 63 degrees at 10 a.m. and a high of 82 or so expected for the entire week. Nice. The weird thing is that under overcast skies the greenery is more radiant than in sunlight. I'm sure… Continue

Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on August 14, 2011 at 12:35pm — 2 Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland August 13 - 20 2011

Welcome to another weekend and another edition of the Portland bog!  This weekend we cover:


  • Getting outside -for free- in and around Portland
  • The August real estate report
  • The Portland photo of the week gets treated to Powells Books - is it you?
  • A dozen Portland events to choose from
  • Food cart guides
  • Transportation…

Added by Angela Higgins on August 12, 2011 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland August 6 - August 13 2011


Welcome to the latest edition of your Portland Blog...this weekend promises to be music to your ears, Portland!  This week we cover:


  • The Fremont Fest
  • The 3 Musical Faces of PDX: Folk, Hiphop and metal! Which'll you choose?
  • Lunch on the bridge
  • The Portland Photo of the Week  
  • Woodlawn's Real Estate Report
  • Seafood-- Portland…

Added by Angela Higgins on August 5, 2011 at 11:21pm — 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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