Though hearings on the plan to change City Code 3.96 has been paused, neighborhood associations continue to seek more details and make suggestions about the City’s official relationship with community groups.
Brentwood-Darlington Neighborhood Association hosted several staff from Office of Community and Civic Life at their monthly meeting. You can hear audio from the event here, including a Q&A with its director, Suk Rhee.
APANO arts fest:
It’s the third annual East Portland Arts & Literary Festival! This year in APANO‘s new building that opened this summer and Fubonn Shopping Center.
All kinds of music, storytelling, poetry, dance, and crafting will be on will be there to enjoy. The schedule is here.
Orchards of 82nd, 8188 SE Division St, & Fubonn Shopping Center (2850 SE 82nd Ave * Fri evening & Sat * $5 suggested
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4TH
Karaoke at Eagle Eye:
The fine art of karaoke is on tonight at The Eagle Eye Tavern.
5836 SE 92nd Ave * 9 pm – close
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5TH
Once Upon a Time Family Theatre:
“Once Upon a Time Family Theatre is a magical mix of theatrical simplicity and grand storytelling for kids and their families. There’s always a slight twist to the traditional story that keeps these productions fresh. Though simply produced, these delightful and engaging productions will soon have everyone fully absorbed in the interaction of live theatre.”
This month’s production: “The Princess who Never Smiled”
Portland Metro Arts, 9003 SE Stark St * 11:30 am * children $1, $2 adults $2
Water Spirit: A Tribute to Jim Pepper (event):
“Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble (PJCE) honors the music and creative process of Oregon-born saxophonist Jim Pepper (Kaw/Creek) with a concert of new music.”
Midland Library, 805 SE 122nd Ave * 4 pm
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6TH
Beekeeping work party:
“Beekeepers from PUB will be onsite working on the hives in the Zenger Farm apiary. This is a great opportunity to learn about beekeeping from some of the local experts. Appropriate for all levels of experience.”
Every first and third Sunday with Portland Urban Keepers.
Zenger Farms, 11741 SE Foster Rd * 10 am – noon * donations accepted
Salmon welcome party:
“Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R) and the Portland Bureau of Environmental Services (BES) invite all to a free, public celebration for the restoration of Crystal Springs Creek. The Salmon Celebration will celebrate the significance of the creek restoration work that has brought wild salmon back to the city.”
Johnson Creek Park, SE 21st Ave & Clatsop St * 11 am – 4 pm