PORTLAND AUGUST 2008
WELCOME TO MEDICARE. Learn about Medicare basics. 7 to 9 p.m. at Mt. Hood Community College, Bruning Center, 1484 NW Civic Dr. For more info call 503-491-7572.
FLICKS ON THE BRICKS. Final movie of the season will be National Lampoon's "Vacation." Show begins at dusk. Pioneer Courthouse Square. For more info call 503-223-1613.
CUSTOMER APPRECIATION BBQ. Food, games, prizes and music. Music Millennium's 16th annual BBQ in the parking lot 3158 E. Burnside 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more details call 503-231-8943.
LENT'S FOUNDER'S DAY CELEBRATION. Parade starts at noon. The parade kicks off the day of festivities. Lent's Park 92nd & Holgate. For more details call 503-788-8052 ext 105.
LUNCH BAG GIVEAWAY. Oregon Society of CPA's will be handing out reusable lunch bags. Noon to 1:30 p.m. Pioneer Courthouse Square.
OREGON 1859, A snapshot in time. Essential Oregon guide for time travelers of all ages. 7:30 p.m. Powell's Books 1005 W. Burnside For more info call 800-878-7323.
DIVE IN MOVIE. "The Bee Movie" will be showing. The water will be extra warm. 8 p.m. Montavilla Pool. 8219 NE Glisan. Adults $5. Youth $3
VENTURA PARK SUMMER CONCERT. Gordon Neal Herman Trio (Jazz) and Fred Sanchez (Classical Piano) performs. Ventura Park SE 117th & Stark.
FESTA ITALIANA 2008. An array of local and international entertainment. Several events for kids. 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Pioneer Courthouse Square.
ELECTRONICS RECYCLING EVENT. Recycle your old electronics for free. 9 a.m.to 3 p.m. Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center. For more info call 503-294-9120.
BONSAI. Bonsai with Steve Mulvaney. Come learn about Japanese miniature tree-growing techniques. 10 a.m. Portland Nursery 5050 SE Stark St. For more info call 503-231-7123.