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September 2013 Blog Posts (8)

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, September 28, 2013, RAIN?!

Welcome to our weekend Portland events blog, with a nice roundup of things to do in Portland this week!  Brave the rainy weather, or not--there is plenty to do in Portland this week:

  • SW Portland Sunday Parkways - Canceled due to rain :-(
  • SOLV Beach Cleanup at the Coast - Postponed due to storms :-(
  • Free Museum Day in…

Added by Lorri E. on September 28, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments

Comic Relief

I love comix. And now a long aside about that spelling, after which I'll start all over. C'mon, you're used to this by now.

I use the spelling “comix” when I refer to the illustrated story medium, as opposed to the terms “comics” and “comic books”. “Comics” are sweaty people standing in front of a roomful of mostly strangers and trying desperately to make them laugh. “Comic books” is a phrase often used to describe comix, but lend the idea that said books are funny. Not all…


Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on September 26, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, September 21, 2013

Hey, Portlanders!  Welcome to another weekend.  Our weekly Portland Events Blog has just been posted with some ideas of fun things to do in Portland this week.

  • Feast Portland
  • Dogtoberfest
  • Tons of Featured Portland Events
  • A Case of the Monthlies by Rob Creighton…

Added by Lorri E. on September 21, 2013 at 8:45am — No Comments

A Case of the Monthlies

A friend of ours, who has highfalutin tastes, recently visited and left a magazine on our cocktail table (that is, our coffee table, as we are not ourselves highfalutin folk and therefore do not imbibe cocktails unless we're elsewhere other than home and others are providing them). This is, as far as the species goes, a handsome magazine full of elegant and enthusiastic prose accompanied by excellent photography; fashion, home décor, dining, helpful and tasteful gardening tips, all is…


Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on September 18, 2013 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Portland Blog: The Return of Fall, Ride Yo' Bike and Months That End in 'er'

Welcome to the weekend, PDX! We have a sweet blog for you this weekend, Portland!

  • Great events like the Time Based Art Festival, brewery tours and more
  • The Portland Photo of the Week gets treated to Powells Books!
  • Welcome to the World of Portland 
  • Months That End in 'er' 
  • Save This by The Rob
  • Incredible homes, images and…

Added by Angela Higgins on September 14, 2013 at 11:11am — 1 Comment

Save This

Call me impaired in any fashion you like, but I'm looking forward to November 3rd.

What happens on November 3rd? Why, at 2am in the dark dark morning, the silly Daylight Saving Time endeth, and yeth, I'm quite happy about it.

What, you aren't? That's weird. You're weird.

Me, I think it's a pity it lasts so damned long,…


Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on September 12, 2013 at 9:14pm — No Comments

Portland Blog: The Master Gardener, Bee Keeper and Wilson

Master gardener, bee keeper, chicken keeper extraordinaire: a tale of our new neighbor kicks off our weekly Portland blog.

Plus: the Portland Photo of the Week, Caffeination, Storm und Drang, excellent events, great images and local stories to share.

Read on, friends! …


Added by Angela Higgins on September 7, 2013 at 12:36pm — No Comments

Storm und Drang

It's Thursday evening. The big news of the day (other than the bus ablaze on Sunset Highway) is the coming storm.

Oooooh. Storm. Oooohhh.

                                                Not this Storm.  Freakin' COOL…


Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on September 5, 2013 at 8:47pm — 2 Comments

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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
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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
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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
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