Walk + Bike Challenge The Walk + Bike Challenge is a friendly competition aimed at encouraging more kids and families to walk and bike to and from school and throughout their neighborhoods. The Challenge is hosted by the Bicycle Transportation Alliance (BTA) with support from the Oregon Department of Transportation […]
The public is invited to submit photos for Oregon Farm Bureau’s 2016 Oregon’s Bounty calendar celebrating Oregon...
Portland Rose Society’s 21st Annual Information & Vendor Fair Oaks Amusement Park Dance Pavilion, Monday,...
Habitat Restoration in Mt. Tabor Park By Mary Kinnick Friends of Mt. Tabor Park (FMTP) Weed Warriors (WW)...
By Midge Pierce In her intriguing debut novel, The God of Sno Cone Blue, Marcia Coffey Turnquist proves you can go home again. It’s especially true when you plumb for deep life experiences in an unpretentious corner of SE Portland where your parents are still living in your childhood home. Many […]Read more ›
The Mount Tabor Park CalendaR is a 6-year personal project of photographer Andrew Haliburton celebrating Portland’s beloved park and open water reservoirs. The 2015 calendar focuses on the reservoirs. For over 100 years, the reservoirs functioned as the heart of the City’s drinking water supply, balancing the flow and pressure in […]Read more ›
For over 100 years, the Mt Tabor reservoirs functioned as the heart of the City’s drinking water supply, balancing the flow and pressure in a network of pipes delivering pure drinking water from Bull Run to Portland. This ingeniously-engineered system was powered by a renewable resource – gravity; not bad […]Read more ›
Get ready to run The 2015 Shamrock Run is right around the corner. To be a “Super-Team”, a minimum of 75 members need to enter. The Run will donate $5 to the Winterhaven Foundation for every participant once they reach Super Team status. This year’s Shamrock Run has added […]Read more ›
Japanese Fall Festival /Aki Matsuri November 8 and 9 10 am – 4 pm Buddhist Henjyoji Temple 2634 SE 12th Ave. Buddhist Henjyoji Temple and the North American Branch of Ikebana Saga Goryu invites you to the 2014 Aki Matsuri. This is the 74th anniversary for Saga Goryu. The […]Read more ›
Master Gardener program “Lessons from the Leach Botanical Garden” is the topic of the Oct. 14 meeting of the Multnomah County Master Gardeners. The program will be presented by Carol Mayer-Reed, principal partner at Mayer/Reed. The program will be held at 6:45 pm at Mt. Tabor Presbyterian Church, 5441 SE Belmont St. (Park on […]Read more ›