by Karen Hery The words sanctuary and industrial wouldn’t come up in the same sentence in most parts of Portland. If you spend time around Mike Redmond of Creative Woodworking Northwest and his neighbors, you’ll hear all about Portland’s industrial sanctuary and what it could mean if the [...]
By Robin Corrigan “Fall for Elms,” is the fundraiser Saturday, September 20 at the Jagger House, 609 SE 16th Ave. from 4...
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Portland’s iconic Presents of Mind celebrates 25 years in business on Oct 1, 2014. In honor of...
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Portland’s iconic Presents of Mind celebrates 25 years in business on Oct 1, 2014. In honor of this momentous achievement for the family-owned business, they are celebrating by offering a 25% store-wide sale on all merchandise Oct 4th& 5th at their landmark location, 3633 SE Hawthorne Blvd. In 1989 [...]Read more ›
On Second Saturday, September 13, 11 am to 7 pm, a different kind of art show and a dozen or more artists will circle their mobile galleries at the Eastside Eagle Lodge, 4904 SE Hawthorne Blvd. launching the first one-day pop-up art fair on wheels this Rose City has ever [...]Read more ›
2014 Spirit of Portland Award nominations are open Nominations are open for the 30th annual Spirit of Portland awards. If you know an individual or group who has helped make Portland a better place to live, work, study, pray or play, nominate them for one of the 2014 [...]Read more ›
BABA President: Constance Ihrke Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Meetings: Second Thur, 9 am Historic Belmont Firehouse, 900 SE 35th www.belmontbusiness.org BELMONT STREET FAIR: Thank you to the business sponsors and vendors that make the Belmont Street Fair possible. Volunteers are still needed to help [...]Read more ›
2304 SE Belmont St. 503.239.9675 Mon. – Sat. 4 pm – 10 pm www.lacalacacomelona.com When Patricia Cabrera left Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico, she brought with her the deep traditions of her culture and cuisine to share with the people of Portland and created La Calaca Comelona. When Cabrera first came to [...]Read more ›
The fantastic visions of Portland artist Amelia Opie are featured in a collection of new work at Sidestreet Gallery throughout September. Opie’s paintings depict a reality “with an increasingly tenuous anchoring in everyday reality”. Indeed. Sidestreet Gallery is at 140 SE 28th Ave. 503 233 1204. www.sidestreetgalleryportland.com.Read more ›
Out of many Taborspace events this month, here are a few. All are held at 5441 SE Belmont St. Friday Sept. 12, LIVE IN CONCERT: THOLLEM MCDONAS, ANDRE ST. JAMES AND TIM DUROCHE, 7 pm. Improvisational and peripatetic pianist Thollem McDonas joins forces with Portland bass master Andre St. James [...]Read more ›
…painted by SE artist Jolyn Fry who teaches painting classes beginning this month at Radius Studio, 322 SE Morrison St. including Mixed Level Painting, Wednesdays, 10 am, for beginning students; Introduction to Painting Wednesdays, 6:30 pm, as well as a Painting Seminar also Wednesdays, 6:30 pm. This session runs through [...]Read more ›
Anaïs Mitchell has a voice and writer perspective like no one else’s. She’s as interested in the world around her as the one inside her and her songwriting is vivid and direct. In the last ten years she’s made five acclaimed albums; one on Waterbug, two for Ani DeFranco’s Righteous [...]Read more ›
A new book to celebrate Poet William Stafford’s centennial birth year has been released by Portland’s ACS Publishing. Everyone Out Here Knows: A Big Foot Tale, is a delightful and sumptuously-illustrated Stafford poem for children of all ages and a collaboration between two SE residents – artist Angelina Marino-Heidel and [...]Read more ›