PORTLAND July-August 2008
GARDEN GATHERING. A place for neighbors to trade produce, seeds or tools. 4 to 7 p.m. Alberta Cooperative Grocery Store. For more info call 503-287-4333.
BURGERVILLE MOVIE NIGHT. Come watch "The Princess Bride" under the stars. Movie starts at 8:30 p.m. Esther Short Park. Columbia Street between 6th and 8th in Vancouver. For more info call 360-619-1131.
A DAY OF WELLNESS FOR WOMEN OF COLOR. Learn about better health and well-being. 8 a.m. to noon. Mt. Olivet Baptist Church. 8725 N. Chautauqua Blvd. For more info call 503-335-3500.
SENIOR CITIZENS SENIOR PROM. Seniors, get out your tropical party wear and come for dancing, drawings and lots of fun. 4 to 6 p.m. Pioneer Courthouse Square. For details call 503-223-1613.
LEARN HOW TO CAPOEIRA (cap-oh-air-ah). Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian game of self-defense, disguised in dance. Class begins at 6 p.m. Omtradition Arts. 14 NE 10th Ave. For more details call 503-287-9876.
BIGGEST PARTY OF THE YEAR. National Night Out at New Columbia. With live music, fun games for all ages. Bring your picnic basket 6 to 8 p.m. McCoy Park. For more info call 503-285-0333.
PENINSULA POOL FUN DAY. A splash party for all ages. Fun starts at 1 p.m. Adults $3.50 Youth $2.00. 6400 N. Albina.
BIG SCREEN ON THE GREEN. Come enjoy "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial." Movie begins at dusk. Kenton Park N. Delaware & Kilpatrick. For more info call 503-823-5300.
A HARD RAIN FELL. Struggles for civil rights in the 1960's and their meaning today. 7 p.m. SEIU Hall 6401 SE Foster Rd. For more info call 503-581-1505 Ext 141.
GARDEN PARTY AT THE LEARNING GARDENS. The garden welcomes immigrants and those of minority ethnic backgrounds. 9 a.m. to noon. 6801 SE 60th Ave.
DOVE LEWIS 35TH BIRTHDAY PARTY. Celebrate 35 years in Portland with contest, crafts, raffles and much more 4 to 8 p.m. Pioneer Courthouse Square.