09 26 2016
  12:03 pm  
     •     
read latest

breaking news

4

ART OF SURVIVING EXHIBIT features a body of artwork created by those who have been affected by domestic violence and sexual assault. 6-8 p.m., at the YWCA of Greater Portland on S.W. 10th Avenue.

5

CASCADE FESTIVAL OF AFRICAN films. "Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela."  Meet the director Thomas Allen Harris and see excerpts from his new work-in-progress, "Reflections in Black."  7:30 p.m., Moriarty Arts & Humanities Building 104, 705 N. Killingsworth (@ Albina). 503-244-6111 ext. 3630,
6

ARCHAEOLOGY DIGS at Fort Vancouver. Kids get a hands-on "excavating" for artifacts. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. free for children 15 years and under, $3/adult, $5/family. For more info visit  www.nps.gov/fova or call 360-816-6230

7

USED LIBRARY BOOK SALE with books, CDs, DVDs, audio & videotapes, maps & sheet music. Great Prices! Oct. 6: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Oct 7: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Oct 8: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (75% discount day). 3016 S.E. Division (former Wild Oats store).

8

KNITTING FOR BEGINNERS. Learn to knit or crochet or get help on a current project. Ages 8-adult. 4-5 p.m. Belmont Library, 1038 S.E. 39th Ave.

9

CELEBRATE SEN. MARGARET CARTER at PCC Cascade to recognize the Skill Center program in her honor. Music, food with keynote speaker U.S. Sen. Gordon Smith. 2 p.m. in the Technology Education Building, 705 N. Killingsworth St. at N. Kerby Ave.

10

POETRY READING with Michael Ryan and Doreen Gildroy, PSU, 1825 SW Broadway, Smith Memorial Hall, room 333, 7 p.m.. Coffee, tea and books for sale. For more info call 503-725-5666 or visit www.litac.groups.pdx.edu.

11

NEW LIBRARY SITING in North Portland. Discuss the new library coming to North Portland. 6-8 p.m., North Portland Library, 512 N. Killingsworth. For more info call, 503-988-3644 or visit www.commissionercogen.com

12

OCTOBER HARVEST celebration with Pumpkins-Hayrides-Animal Barn-Straw maze & Pyramid.  Penny's Puppet shows at 11 am and 1 pm.  Open Mon-Sat, 9 am – 6 pm,15318 NW Sauvie Island Road.  For more info, call 503-621-3988 or visit www.sauvieislandfarms.com

13

24th ANNUAL SALMON FESTIVAL at Metro's Oxbow Regional Park, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Live music, engaging activities for children, information about salmon and clean water. Entry fee: $8 per vehicle. For more details call, 503-797-1850 or visit www.metro-region.org/salmonfestival.
14

21ST ANNUAL CASCADE AIDS WALK. Join us and show your support for the fight against AIDS with the goal of raising $300,000 for HIV/AIDS services, education, and outreach 8:30 a.m.-noon, Pioneer Courthouse Square. For more info call 503-223-5907 or visit www.cascade aids.com

Recently Published by The Skanner News

  • Default
  • Title
  • Date
  • Random
load morehold SHIFT key to load allload all
Oregon Lottery
Carpentry Professionals
Calendar

PHOTO GALLERY

Pacific Power Supplier Diversity
Little Shop of Horrors at The Armory

August Wilson's How I learned what i learned