Monthly Archives: July 2010

  • 6th Annual Pirate Party for Kids & Families

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      This sounds like a fun day. Aye, Matey! Yarrrr Invited! 6th Annual Pirate Party for Kids & Families Sunday, July 25 at Sellwood Park Treasure Island Carnival of Fun! 2:00-5:00pm Free Climbing Wall 3:00-5:00pm Free Capt. Bogg & Salty Concert- 6:00pm Free Movie in The Park (Just before dark) Alvin and the Chipmuncks, The Squeakquel Pirate’s Plunder Cafe- 2:00-5:30pm
    • Farmers Market by day of the week – Friday

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        Friday: (It’s the only one that I know of on a Friday)
        Bend June – Mid Oct, 3pm – 7pm 2500 E Neff Rd, St Charles Medical Center
      • Farmers Markets by day of the week – Thursday

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          NW 23rd June 3rd - September 30th, 3pm - 7pm NW 23rd & Savier, located on the SE Corner Portland Farmers Market - Thursday Buckman May 6th - September 30th, 3pm - 7pm SE 20th & Salmon between SE Belmont & Hawthorne Hinson Baptist Church parking lot Portland Farmers Market - Buckman   Fairview Farmers' & Artist Market April – October, 4pm - 8pm Fairview City Hall, 1300 Village St. 503- 407-3403
          McMinnville May 27th – October 14th, 1:30pm – 6pm Cowls St between 2nd & 3rd McMinnville Farmers Market
          Hood River July 3rd – October 7th, 4pm – 7pm Hood River Middle School Gorge Grown Food Network
        • Farmers Market by day of the week – Wednesday

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            Shemanski Park May 5th - October 27th, 10am - 2pm Shemanski Park between SW Salmon & Main Portland Farmers Market - Wednesday People's Farmers Market (Portland) Year-round market, 2pm – 7pm 3029 SE 21st Avenue, one block north of Powell Blvd. 503. 232.9051 Intersate Mid May - September, 3pm - 7pm Overlook Park at N Freemont & Interstate 971.344.0115 Moreland May 12th - September 29th, 3:30pm - 7:30pm SE Bybee & 14th 503.341.9350 Beaverton Mid June – August, 3pm – 6pm Hall Blvd., between 3rd& 5th Sts (503) 643-5345 Forest Grove & Adelante Mujeres Farmers Market Mid May - Mid October, 4pm – 8pm 21st Avenue, between College & Main 503.992.0078
          • June 2010 Market Action Report – Inventory

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            • Farmers Markets by day of the week – Tuesday

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                Hillsboro Tuesday Marketplace Mid June – August, 5pm – 8:30pm Courthouse Square Main St., 1st to 3rd Ave. 503.844.6685 Lloyd Farmers Market (Portland) June – September, 10am – 2pm NE Holladay St. Between 7th and 9th 503.730.8367 OHSU Farmers Market (Portland) Mid May - Mid October, 11:30am – 3:30pm OHSU Auditorium Courtyard (near the fountain). 503.494.8792 Taste of Tuesday (West Linn) May - Mid October, 4pm – 8pm Willamette Falls Drive between 10th & 14th St 503.449.0940 West Linn Farmers Market
              • Farmers Markets by day of the week – Monday

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                  Monday: Pioneer Courthouse Square June 21st - October 25th, 10am - 2pm SW Broadway between SW Morrison & Yamhill Portland Farmers Market - Monday
                • Farmers Market by day of week – Sunday

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                    King May 2nd - October, 10am - 2pm NE 7th & Wygant 503.241.0032 Portland Farmers Market - Sunday Montavilla June - Early October, 10am - 2pm 7600 block of SE Stark St Irvington - Sullivan’s Gulch May 23 - Nov 7, 11am – 3pm NE 16th between Broadway & Weidler Lents International Mid June - Mid October, 9am - 2pm SE 92nd & SE Foster Rd 503.621.7655 Lents Famers Market Hillsdale May - October, 10am - 2pm 1509 SW Sunset Blvd Suite 2E 503.475.6555 Milwaukie Mid May - October, 9:30am - 2pm E Main across from City Hall 503.407.0956 Clackamas Sunnyside April - October, 11:30am - 3:30pm 13100 SE Sunnyside Rd at 132nd Ave 503.241.0032 Tigard Mid May - October, 9am - 2pm 11831 SW Pacific Hwy 503.244.2479 Boring Farmer's Market June - Early September, 10am – 3pm Boring Station Trailhead Park Hwy 212 and Wally Rd. 503.293.5016 Hillsboro Farmers' Market at Orenco Station May – October, 10am – 2pm 61st & Cornell Road 503.844.6685
                  • Another Outdoor Movie Option, Flicks on the Brick

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                      Pioneer Courthouse Square is Portland's living room. So pull up a chair, lay out a blanket sit back and enjoy a free movie.
                      Pre movie music starts at 7pm and the movie begins at dusk. Here's the 2010 Summer schedule for Flicks on the Bricks. July 23rd: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off July 30th: Three Amigos August 6th: Sixteen Candles August 13th: The Muppets Take Manhattan August 20th: Jaws More information can be found:
                    • Movies in the Park

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                        Movies in the park is such a great way to enjoy summer. Play in the park, pack a picnic dinner, grab a bag of popcorn and enjoy a movie.
                        Pre-movie entertainment begins at 6:30 PM - Movies begin at dark FRI July 16 Star Trek (2009) The River City Band Brentwood Park SAT July 17 Fantastic Mr. Fox The River City Band Dickinson Park SAT July 17 Transformers (2007) Rock climbing wall Ed Benedict Park SUN July 18 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Ed Benedict Park FRI July 23 Fantastic Mr. Fox The Cat Jugglers Irving Park SAT July 24 Avatar The River City Band Wilkes Park SAT July 24 Come Together Home (documentary) Lone Fir Cemetery SUN July 25 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Captain Bogg & Salty Sellwood Park THU July 29 Shrek II
                        Columbia Park
                        FRI July 30 Pretty in Pink The Sounds of Norman Colonel Summers Park SAT July 31 Guys and Dolls (1955) The Working Stiffs, rock climbing wall Laurelhurst Park SUN Aug 1 Avatar The Working Stiffs, The River City Band, Portland Teen Idols Sellwood Park TUE Aug 3 Shorts The River City Band Glenfair Park WED Aug 4 Shorts The Sounds of Norman Gilbert Heights Park THU Aug 5 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel The River City Trio, The Sounds of Rayvis (Elvis) Woodstock Park FRI Aug 6 The Princess Bride The Sounds of Norman, rock climbing wall Mt Scott Park FRI Aug 6 The Dark Knight (Batman) Multnomah Arts Center SAT Aug 7 Nim's Island The River City Band, rock climbing wall Dickinson Park SUN Aug 8 Fantastic Mr. Fox The River City Band King School Park FRI Aug 13 Deathbowl to Downtown: The Evolution of Skateboarding in New York City The Cat Jugglers, rock climbing wall Glenhaven Park FRI Aug 13 Planet 51 The River City Band St Johns Park SAT Aug 14 The Music Man (1962) Mitzi Zilka and the French Café Quartet, rock climbing wall Laurelhurst Park THU Aug 19 Alice in Wonderland (2010) The Sounds of Norman, rock climbing wall Parklane Park FRI Aug 20 The Princess and the Frog The Sounds of Rayvis (Elvis), rock climbing wall Wilkes Park FRI Aug 20 Remember the Titans The River City Band, rock climbing wall Irving Park SAT Aug 21 The Lost World (silent film) Filmusik Chamber Orchestra Sewallcrest Park SAT Aug 21 Old Dogs The Working Stiffs Lents Park TUE Aug 24 That’s Entertainment The Sounds of Rayvis (Elvis) Memory Garden (Ed Benedict Park) THU Aug 26 Alice in Wonderland (2010) The River City Trio Hazeltine Park FRI Aug 27 Avatar The River City Band, Portland Teen Idols, rock climbing wall Laurelhurst Park SAT Aug 28 The Tale of Despereaux The River City Band, rock climbing wall Montavilla Park THU Sept 2 The Princess and the Frog The River City Trio, The Sounds of Rayvis (Elvis) Argay Park FRI Sept 3 An American in Paris Director Park SAT Sept 4 Mama Mia! The Working Stiffs Washington Park FRI Sept 10 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Multnomah Arts Center Find more information at Portland Parks
                      • Farmers Market by day of week – Saturday

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                          Portland St. University March - October, 8:30am - 2pm SW Hall & SW Montgomery 503.241.0032 Portland Farmers Markets - PSU
                          St.Johns Mid July - September, 9am - 1pm St. Johns Plaza 503.970.9526
                          Hollywood Famer's Market May - November 8am - 1pm NE Hancock between 44th & 45th 503.709.7403
                          Parkrose May - October, 8am - 2pm NE 122nd St & NE Shaver St 503.890.7152
                          Cedar Mill/ Sunset End of May - Mid October, 8am - 1pm NW Cornell Rd, 1block W of Murray 503.913.7733
                          Beaverton Mid May - October, 8am - 1:30pm hall Blvd. between 3rd & 5th St 503.643.5345
                          Oregon City May - October, 9am - 2pm Clackamas County Public Service Parking Lot. 2051 Kaen Rd at Beavercreek 503.734.0192
                          Sherwood May - September, 9am - 1pm Pine St between 1st & Railroad 503.682.1604
                          Hillsboro May - December, 8am - 1:30pm Courthouse Square, 2nd & E Main 503.844.6685
                          Lake Oswego Mid May - Mid October, 8:30am - 1:30pm Millennium Park, 1st & Evergreen 503.697.6590
                          Canby Mid May - Mid October, 9am - 1pm 1st Ave at Holly St 503.263.5151
                          Troutdale Farmers' and Artists' Market April – October, 10am – 3pm 551 E.Columbia River Highway
                          Gresham May - October, 8:30am - 2pm Miller St between 2nd & 3rd 503.341.4153
                          Estacada May – October, 9pm – 3pm 3rd & Broadway St (503) 630-4490
                          Rainier Marina Market Saturdays, 9:30 - 4:00 May - Mid December 115 East "A" Street, next to Bank of America
                          Scappoose Community Farmers' Market Mid May - Mid October, 9am – 2pm 2nd & E. Columbia Ave
                        • Oregon’s Heat Smart Program – Required Removal of an Uncertified Woodstove Upon Home Sale

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                            Information from: Oregon Deparment of Environmental Quality The 2009 Oregon Legislature signedSenate Bill 102into law requiring the removal of any uncertified woodstove from a home when it is sold. This bill is part of a program to help protect Oregonians from uncontrolled wood smoke. Residential wood burning is a significant source of air pollution, including fine particulate and air toxics. Beginning August 1, 2010, if you are selling a home with an uncertified woodstove, you will be required to remove this device from the home. Residents ofDeschutes County,Jackson County, Klamath County, the town ofLakeview, and the cities ofBendandMedfordcurrently have regulations that require homeowners to remove a non-certified solid fuel heating device when a home is sold. If you are a resident of these areas, please check with your local agency to determine what requirements apply to you.