RENEWING YOUR GARDEN SOIL'S HEALTH. Learn how & where to test your soil and compost .7-8:30pm.600 NE Grand Ave. For more info call 503-234-3000.
GENTRIFICATION. Are you confused, concerned, or curious? Lecture is from 6-8 pm. At the First AME Zion Church. For more details call 503-823-4112
FUN-O-RAMA. Gateway Parade and Community fair. Noon to 3 p.m. NE Halsey and 111th ave. For more info call 503-256-3910.
ART HOP ON ALBERTA. Join the ninth annual celebration with the theme, "Synergy." 11 a.m-6 p.m. Parade starts at 2:30 p.m. For more info call 503-432-8643.
GIFTS FROM THE GARDEN. Celebrate spring with a new twist. The Museum of Contemporary Craft. 724 NW Davis. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more details call 503-223-2654
TAKE CARE health tour brings free screening services and teaches health awareness. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Walgreens 2829 N. Lombard. For more info call. 866-484-8687.
CAMP DARFUR. Interactive awareness and education event. PCC Cascade SC Cafeteria 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more info call 503978.5371.
CATHEDRAL PARK MASTER PLAN open house. View displays about park activities. 6:30-8:30 p.m. 6543 N. Burlington. For more info call 503-823-6152.
ROOTS FESTIVAL. The third annual festival is an annual celebration of diversity. PSU park blocks from 11am-8pm. For more info call 503-341-1117.
DISCOVER THE NINA. A replica of Columbus' favorite ship will open in Portland. Madison Street dock on the Eastbank Esplanade. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Small admission fee.
BUTTON MAKING PARTY. Bring your own design or doodle something special. 7-8:30 p.m. Blackrose Collective Books, 4038 N. Mississippi. Small donation if possible, but no one will be turned away.
REBEL RABBIT Craft Fair. Featuring hand made goods by local designers and artist. Noon-5 p.m. Hipbone Studio, 1847 E. Burnside. For more info call 503-231-3994.