APANO kicks off their Mic Check! cultural event series with a Twitter town hall about arts & culture in movement building:

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Live music at O’neill Pub: “The Smut City Jellyroll Society is a wild and crazy bunch of fun loving musicians playing blues and early jazz from the 1920’s and 1930’s.”

The O’Neill Public House, 6000 NE Glisan St * 9:30 pm – 1 am * free 


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9th Annual Portland Slavic Festival is this weekend! The event’s website is here. Here’s the list of what’s happening:

“Gala Concert; workshops and educational seminars; soccer championships; unique light / musical performances; evening entertainment; local services and vendors; grand prize – New Car; playground for children; delicious food all day; clowns; lottery and prizes; fun for children and adults of all ages.”

Ventura Park, SE 115th Ave & SE Stark St * Sat & Sun, 8 am – 9 pm * free


2017 Summer Community Care Festival at Immigrant & Refugee Community Organization (FB event) :

“Multi-cultural children’s activities, arts and entertainment will share the Sokhom Tauch Community Center … with community resource tables, social services and ways to be involved in the larger community.”

IRCO, 10301 NE Glisan St * 11 am – 3 pm * free


Portland Zine Syposium is this weekend:

“The Portland Zine Symposium is an organization that hosts, among other events, a yearly free conference and zine social exploring facets of independent publishing and DIY culture. This event has been held in Portland, Oregon every summer since 2001 and hosts over 150 tablers from around the world each year, as well as many free workshops, panels, and discussions.”

APANO JAMS, 8114 SE Division St * Sat & Sun, noon – 6 pm * free 


Interrupting Oppression (FB event). Contact the church for availability @ 503-253-5457 or

“The Peace & Justice Ministry Team will discover and practice new tools / skills to meaningfully discuss social justice skills in our daily lives.”

Parkrose Community United Church of Christ, 12505 NE Halsey St * 11 am – 4 pm * free 


Chinese Story time: storytime presented in Cantonese for children ages 0-6 years with adult.

Holgate Library, 7905 SE Holgate Blvd * 2:15 pm – 3 pm * free 



Both the Montavilla and Lent Farmers Market are open Sundays!

Lents Farmers Market, SE 92nd Ave & Reedway St, between Foster and Harold * 9 am – 2 pm 

Montavilla Farmers Market, 7700 block of SE Stark St * 10 am – 2 pm