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Community Celebrates Grand Re-Opening of Couch Park

Community Celebrates Grand Re-Opening of Couch Park

Portland residents came together this past Saturday to celebrate the grand re-opening of Couch Park in Portland, Oregon. The new upgrades to the park that were highlighted during the celebration include a new inclusive playground, plaza, and Portland Loo. Park renovations were funded with support from the 2014 Parks Replacement Bond, Metro, Harper’s Playground, and MLC PTSA’s Friends […]

Community Invited to Ribbon Cutting Celebration for Couch Park

The community is invited to participate in the Couch Park Playground Ribbon Cutting on Saturday, May 4, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at Couch Park located at NW 20th Avenue and Hoyt Street in Portland, OR. On display at this event is the new Couch Park inclusive playground, plaza, and Portland Loo. Free food, cake, and […]

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Portland Parks And Recreation Presents The Third Annual Portlanders Stand with Refugees And Immigrants Celebration

Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R) presents the third annual Portlanders Stand with Refugees & Immigrants celebration on Friday, March 15, 2019 at PP&R’s Southwest Community Center. All are welcome to the vibrant, multicultural community gathering to celebrate and welcome people new to Portland and the United States. Enjoy free admission for music, dancing, and camaraderie. […]

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Free Event: Vancouver’s Old Apple Tree Festival Taking Place This Saturday

The community is invited to celebrate at the annual Old Apple Tree Festival, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Old Apple Tree Park, 112 S.E. Columbia Way, directly east of the Interstate 5 Bridge within the Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. This family-friendly, free event offers live music, tree care […]

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North by Northeast Community Health Center and Metro, the regional government for greater Portland, present Healthy Homes! Safe Homes! The kick off event for Healthy Homes! Safe Homes! takes place on Friday, September 14 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm at 714 NE Alberta Street in Portland. The community is invited to this free event that will […]

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The “Good in the Hood” music and food festival, presented by the University of Oregon, is celebrating 26 years of “keeping unity in the community” on June 22-24 at the King School Park at NE 6th Ave and NE Humboldt. The festival will include music from a variety of genres (jazz, blues, R&B, Latin, hip-hop, […]

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Vancouver’s State of the City Address Taking Place March 30

On Thursday, March 30, Vancouver Mayor Timothy D. Leavitt will present the 2017 State of the City Address at Fort Vancouver’s Artillery Barracks Building, 600 Hatheway Road, Vancouver. This free, public event will start at 5 p.m. The Mayor’s annual event will celebrate the City’s achievements, growth and progress over the past year, as well […]

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The City of Portland’s Park and Recreation department is hosting a free community event on Friday, March 17 from 6:00pm until 9:00pm at the East Portland Community Center located at 740 SE 106th Avenue in Portland, Oregon. This event will welcome and honor refugee and immigrant families to Portland and feature bollywood, african, and middle eastern […]

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Commissioner Chloe Eudaly’s Office is collaborating with the Oregon Law Center and Legal Aid Services of Oregon to host a free legal clinic on Wednesday March 15th at 6:30pm at David Douglas High School to address the recently passed tenant protection ordinance. The first half of the clinic will be a “Relocation 101” informational session, […]

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Vancouver, WA – Representatives from five substance abuse prevention coalitions will be on hand Wednesday, December 10, 4-5:30 pm at ESD 112, 2500 NE 65th Ave., Vancouver, for an overview of the coalitions and active discussion about community empowerment, proven prevention effectiveness outcomes and strategic planning. Sheriff Garry Lucas will present opening remarks and light refreshments will be […]

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