PORTLAND November 2008
THE PRIVATE PRESS MOVEMENT. Come see the handcrafted books of the 19th century, produced at a time when industrialization threatened quality. Collins Gallery, Central Library.
TREE ARRIVAL AT PIONEER COURTHOUSE SQUARE. Welcome Portland's 75-foot Douglas fir to Portland's living room. Noon at Pioneer Courthouse Square.
WINTER WORKSHOP BAZAAR. Handcrafted original items, concessions, music, and raffles. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Ft. Vancouver High School, 5700 E. 18th St. For more details call 360-696-3633.
HOPE FOR THE HOLIDAYS BAZAAR. To benefit the American Cancer Society. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Red Lion Jantzen Beach, 909 N. Hayden Island Dr.
FALL INSTRUMENTAL CONCERT. Concordia wind ensemble, brass quartet and string ensemble will present their fall concert. 7 p.m. Concordia Campus. St. Michael's Lutheran Church, 6700 NE 29th Ave. For info call 503-280-8550.
STUDENTS OF COLOR LUNCHEON. Bridging cultures and communities. This is a weeklong celebration. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Clark College, Penguin Union, Building Rm 161, 1933 FT Vancouver Way. For more details call 360-992-2390.
VEHICLE LAW CLASS FOR BICYCLISTS. Oregon's vehicle laws from a bicyclist's perspective. With bike lawyer Ray Thomas. 6-7 p.m. Bicycle Transp. Alliance, 233 NW 5th Ave. Please call to pre-register. 503-226-0676.
GAIL STRAUB, AUTHOR OF 'RETURNING TO MY MOTHER'S HOUSE.' Will give a talk and also signing copies of her book. 7 p.m. In Other Words Women's Books, 8 NE Killingsworth St. For more info call 503-232-6003.
PRETTY GIRL HOLIDAY SALE. This will be the 10th year of featuring local artists and designers. Opening reception 6 p.m. The Egg 534 SE Oak St.
HOLIDAY BAZAAR. Big Basket Raffle, hand crafted items. Lunch available and provided by Loaves and Fishes. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. East Portland Comm. Center, 740 SE 106th. Behind Floyd Light Middle School.
WILD ARTS FESTIVAL. Portland Audubon Society's holiday art and book event. Admission is $5. 16 and under free. 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Montgomery Park, 2701 NW Vaughn. For more info call 503-292-6855.