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October 2011 Blog Posts (8)

Shadow and Light

Happy Halloween, kids! May your costumes be original and hand-made and your frights bedevil in only the most wholesome of ways. Cavort in your whimsical finery, or out of it, I don't judge. Occupy Your Sidewalks, hang upside-down from the trees and chant “Nine Nine Nine!” (yeah, it's stupid, Michelle Bachmann might be the only one to get it, and that's not exactly a “win”). Whatever. ENJOY, is what I'm saying.

Halloween has always been my favorite holiday. Not for trick-or-treating… Continue

Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on October 30, 2011 at 12:20pm — No Comments

Portland Blog - This Week in Portland, October 29 - November 5, 2011 - Portland Events & More

Welcome to the weekly edition of This Week in Portland, our Portland events blog with a rundown of fun things to do in Portland each week.  This week we've got:


  • Portland Halloween Events and Portland Day of the Dead Celebrations
  • Portland Top Ten List - Indoor things to do in Portland this week
  • Portland Events…

Added by Lorri E. on October 29, 2011 at 6:48am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland October 22 - October 29 2011

Another weekend rolls in bringing another edition of our Portland blog!  This weekend we cover: 


  • TONS of Portland Halloween events
  • OccupyPortland and the Nations 2nd Angriest City
  • The Portland Photo of the Week gets treated to Powells Books- is it yours?
  • The Southwest Hills Real Estate Report
  • Waldport…

Added by Angela Higgins on October 22, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland October 15 - October 22 2011

Welcome to another weekend and another edition of our Portland blog


This weekend we cover:


  • The top ten local guides in Portland
  • The Portland Photo of the Week
  • Portland Pumpkin Farm & Twilight Maze
  • The October Portland Real Estate Report
  • The Fright House
  • Crabbing on the coast
  • South Beach Fish…

Added by Angela Higgins on October 15, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments


Terrific. I have my first cold of the season.


Colds are in a way worse than influenza (to my mind) because I can't justify staying home from work just because I'm annoyed. Flu takes me down hard and I don't feel badly at all staying home bundled up in my Snuggie sipping home remedies and watching what I like to call “unemployed TV” (which back in the day featured “ChiPS” and “Love Boat”…


Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on October 9, 2011 at 11:32am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland October 8 - October 15 2011

Brrrrr! Welcome to an early PDX winter and another edition of our Portland Blog!  This week we cover:


  • The Mill Park neighborhood report
  • Portland events happening this weekend or soon thereafter
  • Best deals in Portland real estate this week
  • The history of Portland, Oregon
  • The Portland Photo of the Week
  • The top 10 in PDX this week -…

Added by Angela Higgins on October 8, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland October 1 - October 8 2011

Whoa, October-- here so fast! October 1 marks our latest edition of the Portland Blog and this week we cover:

  • Does it Rain in Fair PDX? 
  • Portland Events -- this weekend or coming up!
  • The Portland Photo of the Week gets treated to....?
  • The Best Portland Neighborhoods
  • The Top Ten: Where to take a visitor or brand new PDXer
  • The Roseway…

Added by Angela Higgins on October 1, 2011 at 9:54am — No 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
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
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