Portland February 2008
PROVIDENCE HEART AND VASCULAR INSTITUTE – Dr. E. Charles Douville offers life saving info on vascular disease. 6:30-7:30 p.m., Providence Medical Center, 4805 N.E. Glisan, HCC#1. For more info call 503-216-7138.
HOUSING OPPORTUNITY CANDIDATE FORUM reviews candidates to replace Erik Sten. Noon-1:30 pm, First Unitarian Church, 1011 SW 12th. For more info call 503-335-9884.
"THE NARROW PATH" (Nigeria) Cascade Festival of African Films, 7:30 p.m. PCC Cascade, Moriarty Bldg, 104.
TREE PLANTINGS scheduled for Woodlawn, Alameda, Concordia, Vernon and Beaumont-Wilshire neighborhoods. Staging area is Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5431 NE 20th Ave., 9 a.m.-1 p.m., followed by community potluck. For more info call Friends of Trees at 503-282-8846.
ESTATE PLANNING MADE EASY 10:30 am-Noon, University Park Community Center, Rm 103, 9009 N. Foss. To register call Portland Parks at 503-823-3631. Course#256785.
WINTER PADDLE at Smith and Bybee Natural Area in N. Portland. Bring your own kayak, canoe or personal flotation device. Noon-4 p.m. To register, call Troy Clark at 503-249-0482.
SOLAR MAKES SENSE IN PORTLAND workshop, 9-10 a.m., Portland Mennonite Church, 1312 SE 35th Ave. For more info call Solar Oregon at 503-231-5662.
EATING DISORDER AWARENESS WEEK at WSU Vancouver. 11am – 1 pm, free and anonymous eating disorder screenings will be held in the Administration Building gallery. For more info call Dawn McWatters at 360-546-9446.
LOVE-HATE, a new play by Anya Pearson is a searing look at racism. Followed by a panel discussion. The Someday Lounge, 125 NW 5th Ave. Donations accepted. For more info call Hannah at 971.544.0464.
STEWARDSHIP GRANTS available from Portland's Environmental Services. Grant information workshop, 6-7:30 p.m., Historic Kenton Firehouse, 8105 N. Brandon Ave. For more info call 503-823-7917 or visit www.portlandonline.com/bes/stewardship
KINDERGARTEN AND PRE-KINDERGARTEN ROUNDUP at King School, 1:30 pm in the school library. For more info call Marlys at 503-287-6069.
THE GENTLE REVOLUTION collaborative art exhibit by Remedios Rapoport & Jacquelyn Bond as part of National Women's History Month. 11 a.m.-6 p.m., IFCC. 5340 N Interstate Ave. For more info call 503-823-4322.
PSYCHOSOCIAL CONSEQUENCES OF THE WAR lecture/discussion with Dr. Baher Butti, Iraqi psychiatrist (OHSU). 8 p.m., St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church, 120 NE Knott St. Donations for Dr. Butti accepted.
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"THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES" The Center for Self Enhancement, 3920 N. Kerby. 7 p.m., doors open at 6 p.m. 4 cans of food or new toiletries for women in transition.
54 FREE PARENTING CLASSES offered by the Parent Institute of North Clackamas School District. 8 am-3 pm at Alder Creek Middle School, 13801 SE Webster Rd, Milwaukie. To register & for a complete event schedule call 503-353-6018.
PORTLAND TILLAMOOK CO-OP SCHOOL will be holding an open house, 10 am- 1 pm at 935 NE 33rd Ave. for ages 2 ¾ to 5 years. For more info call Jill at 503-233-6075 or visit www.tillamookpreschool.org. Financial aid is available.
PORTLAND SATURDAY MARKET (beneath Burnside Bridge) opens its 35th season. Cirque du Soleil Action Angels will be giving away free tickets to "Corteo."
U of P's BOOK FAIR, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Chiles Center. Theme: "Paws, Claws, Scales and Tales" for pre-school – grade 5. Puppets, arts & crafts and more. Each child gets a free book. For more info call 503-943-1212.
BACH CANTATA CHOIR gives free Lenten concert, 2 p.m. at Rose City Park Presbyterian Church, 1907 NE 45th Ave.