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December 2011 Blog Posts (6)

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 31, 2011 - Happy New Year 2012!

Happy New Year, Portlanders!  Our weekly Portland blog is posted:  This Week in Portland


  • Portland New Year's Eve Parties, old and new
  • Featured Portland Events
  • Portland Photo of the Week and 2011 Photographers of the Year
  • Richmond Neighborhood Report
  • Portland Top Ten…

Added by Lorri E. on December 31, 2011 at 6:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 23 - December 31

Hey Portland! An early edition of the PortlandNeighborhood weekly blog is out!  Read the blog to learn:



  • Who gets treated to Coava Coffee for submitting the best Portland Photo this week
  • What the best places to go see Christmas lights and other holiday events
  • Portlandia Season 2!
  • Winter Solstice and the shortening of the night
  • Ross…

Added by Angela Higgins on December 23, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 17 - December 25

The countdown to 2012 has begun and one of the last Portland blogs of 2011 is online and ready! 

This week, we cover:

  • Recycling and Composting
  • The Portland Photo of the Week
  • The Woodlawn Neighborhood Real Estate Report
  • Awesome Portland events such as: Ghost Ships, Zoo Lights, Tannenbaum Madness and more!
  • Portland…

Added by Angela Higgins on December 17, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

Home for The Holidays has Special Meaning for The Cats at The Oregon Cat Project

The cats and kittens at The Oregon Cat Project disagree with the old adage that every time a bell rings an angel gets their wings.  For them, every time a bell rings, one of them potentially gets a new home.  The bell would be the one on The Oregon Cat’s adoption center door.  Hundreds of kittens have gone home this year, but the job is not done yet, as over 100 more wait and their only holiday wish is for a home, their forever home.…


Added by The Oregon Cat on December 14, 2011 at 8:52am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 10 - December 17

Welcome to another weekend and another edition of the Portland Blog! This week, we cover:

  • Christmas! Where to go and what to see from the Zoo Lights, to Christmas Ships, Peacock Lane and more! 
  • The Portland Photo of the Week wins a trip to Coava Coffee Roasters
  • Caring for your backyard birds
  • December 2011 Portland Oregon Real Estate Market…

Added by Angela Higgins on December 10, 2011 at 10:31am — 1 Comment

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 3 - December 10

The weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful...



Another edition of our weekly Portland blog is up and ready for you to feast your eyes on! This week we cover:


  • The great outdoors & great books on the topic - enter to win a Portland book giveaway!
  • Tons of great Portland events - holiday and more!
  • The…

Added by Angela Higgins on December 2, 2011 at 6:30pm — 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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