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Young people at the Rosewood Cafe in East Portland danced their hearts out at a spontaneous party in June. The cafe is a hub for community organizing. Next community event in East Portland is the East Portland Exposition: 11am – 7pm Sat. July 21 at Earl Boyles Park SE 112th Ave., between Holgate & Powell.
Work Party for New Community Garden at NE 52nd and Fraser
Join Portland Community Gardens and the nonprofit Depave to help create Portland’s next community garden at Frazer Park, on Northeast 52nd Avenue at Hassalo Street.
Community volunteers will transform Frazer park by removing 10,000 square feet of asphalt to make way for a huge new community garden.
What: Asphalt removal for new community garden
When: Saturday, August 20, 2011
Volunteer registration begins at 8:45 am for 9 am start.
Where: Frazer Park - NE 52nd Avenue & Hassalo Street
Depave will provide volunteers with all the necessary tools, safety gear, and water. Snacks and lunch will be provided as well. Volunteers should wear long pants and closed-toe shoes. Sign up for a garden plot at http://www.portlandonline.com/parks/index.cfm?c=39846
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