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Published: 30 January 2008

PORTLAND: January -February 2008


EARNED INCOME TAX AWARENESS DAY for low wage workers.  Point West Credit Union, 718 NE 12th Ave. (across from Benson High School). Refreshments & Parking available.  For more info call 503-988-3707l.

VALENTANGO 21 artists have works of art with the theme of tango. Show opens, 6-9 p.m. Dancers, Music, Refreshments included. Onda Gallery, 2215 N.E. Alberta St.


HISTORY IMAGE Gallery will feature civil rights and African American photography dating back to the 1800s. Open house with drinks, snacks, 6-9 p.m. 1730 S.E. Holgate Blvd.


MEAN VS. MAD conflict & problem solving workshop for girls. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Girls, Inc., 1233 S.E. Stark. For more info call 503-230-0054.

SUPER REFUND SATURDAY: free tax prep for low to moderate income taxpayers, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at CASH Oregon, Lloyd Center Office, Suite 2010, 3rd floor. First come, first serve. What to bring? Call Sarah Beal at 503-248-9468.  


12TH ANNUAL AFRICAN AMERICAN READ-IN at North Portland Library , 512 N. Killingsworth St., 2-4 p.m. For more info call 503-988-5394.


"A KILLER BARGAIN" Multicultural Film Festival, Jefferson High School, 5210 N. Kerby Ave., 6 pm-8:30 pm, Rm C-39. Dr. Steven Bailey will lead a discussion.

NEWS CONFERENCE to discuss community attitudes and issues on Art on Alberta  survey results. Talisman Gallery, 1476 N.E. Alberta, 10 a.m.


PORTLAND PUNK PARENTS PLAYDATE every Tuesday in February, 2-4p.m., parents with kids, ages 2 – 5. Milagros, 5433 N.E. 30th Ave. For more info call 503-493-4141.


PCC CASCADE BLOOD DRIVE Sign up to donate blood and save 3 lives! 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For appointment call Beth at 503-978-5193 or email: elizabeht.flynn@pcc.edu.

SWORDLESS SAMURAI: Bushido in today's Japan talk. 5 pm-7 pm, PSU, Smith Center, Room 236.


10 WEEK DISCUSSION CIRCLE: "Explore how fascism arises and how people have successfully fought against it." 7 p.m. at the Bread & Roses Center, 819 N. Killingsworth St. Free. Everyone welcome.

WORKSPACE EXERCISES to tone, stretch. 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Baltazar Ortiz Community Center, 6736 NE Killingsworth. For more info call 503-988-5236.


EMPLOYMENT MARKETPLACE every Friday at PCC Metro, 5600 NE 42nd, 8:30-10 a.m. Employers are looking to hire PCC students. Open to the public. 


AFRICAN AMERICAN Alliance for Homeownership to offer free homebuying class at Emanuel Hospital, Conference Room MOB West, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Material fee, $10. To register call 503-595-3517. 


A SAMPLING OF PORTLAND THEATRE "Scotland Road" by Integrity Productions, 1 p.m., Central Library Central, U.S. Bank Room. 

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