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Friday May 17, 2019
Start: 6:00 am
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Fri, May 17, 2019 6PM-10PM
Where: H.B. Lee Middle School
1121 NE 172nd Ave.
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Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Friday nights at H.B. Lee Middle School, 1121 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 6:00 - 8:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Start: 4:13 pm
End: 6:00 pm

Free, Drop-in Soccer Program

When: Fri, May 17, 2019 4PM-6PM
Where: Eastside Timbers and Thorns Soccer Complex
4710 SE 174th Ave.
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The City offers a free, drop-in soccer program for youth on Fridays from 4:00-6:00 pm at the Eastside Timbers and Thorns Soccer Complex.Details

  • Open to all individuals in grades 6-12 and participants over the age of 18
  • Meet new friends, play soccer and showcase your skills
  • Participants must bring a signed waiver to play
  • Games are played in turf fields
  • Must have appropriate shoes to play
  • No metal cleats allowed
  • Adult supervision provided by City of Gresham

This event is sponsored by the City of Gresham.Read more about community Friday night soccer.For more information, contact Ricki Ruiz at 503-583-0771 or Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov.

Saturday May 18, 2019
Start: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, May 18, 2019 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Arts Plaza
NE 3rd Street and NE Hood Avenue
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The Gresham Farmers Market is a community gathering place where you can stroll, shop and listen to live music. The market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, fresh food and live music. Dont forget to bring your bag or basket from home.Enjoy a picnic on the grass and a splash in the Children's Fountain splash pads on the Arts Plaza.For more information about the Gresham Farmers' Market contact us at 971-303-2248 or manager@greshamfarmersmarket.com, or visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 11:30 am

Garden Anywhere!

When: Sat, May 18, 2019 9AM-11:30 am
Where: St. Aidan's Episcopal Church
17405 NE Glisan St.
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This free workshop gives insight and tools for thoughtfully incorporating edible plants into your landscape from annual veggies and herbs to perennial berries and fruit trees.This workshop will include:

  • Design tips
  • Building fertile soil
  • Water conservation
  • Native plants
  • Edible fruits and nuts
  • Beneficial insects

Youll walk away ready to assess your site and make a plan for a beautiful and delicious landscape.Register in advance. For more information about this event, contact Brandi Boersma at 503-935-5364 or brandi@emswcd.org.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 12:00 pm

Wetland Planting Event

When: Sat, May 18, 2019 9AM-12PM
Where: Wisteria Lane
Springwater Trail
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Join the City of Gresham and the Johnson Creek Watershed Council for a fun day of planting at Wisteria Lane. We will plant native species in the wetland area. These plants are vital for water filtration and habitat for some of nature's most vulnerable animals and wildlife. The Wisteria Lane project site is located along the Springwater Trail just north of Dowsett Lane. To get to the site, park on SE Roberts Avenue, before it intersects with Dowsett Lane. Follow Dowsett Lane to the Springwater Trail. Please RSVP for this eventFor more information visit Johnson Creek Watershed Council or contact Courtney Beckel at 503-652-7477 or courtney@jcwc.org " title="Courtney@jcwc.org ">Courtney@jcwc.org

Start: 9:00 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, May 18, 2019 9AM-3PM
Where: Mt. Hood Community College
Parking Lot W
26000 SE Stark St.
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The Gresham Saturday Market is a farmer's market that includes in-season farm-fresh produce, fruits and berries, crafts, artisans, fresh flowers, plants, services, and unique offerings, plus great food and live entertainment. Ample on-site parking is available next to the market.For more information, call 503-912-4122 or visit the Gresham Saturday Market website.

Start: 12:00 pm
End: 4:00 pm

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Come See The Gardens

When: Sat May 18, 2019 Noon-4PM
Where: Zimmerman Park
17111 NE Sandy Blvd
Gresham, OR
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A lasting vestige of East Multnomah County's agricultural roots --->
A delightful 1874 Victorian farmhouse
Take a step back into history at the Zimmerman House, a Victorian era farmhouse, built in 1874 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This beautiful farmhouse is a perfect reflection of typical Columbia River dairy farm life in the late 1800s. The Zimmerman Heritage Farm is a unique cultural education and recreational resource that is being created for the benefit of the public on a 5.98-acre historic site in Gresham, Oregon.

Start: 8:00 pm
End: 11:59 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Sat, May 18, 2019 8PM-12 am
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
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Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Saturday nights at Friends of the Children at 424 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 10:00 pm - 12:00 am for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Sunday May 19, 2019
Start: 5:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, May 19, 2019 5PM-7PM
Where: Friends of the Children gym
424 NE 172nd Ave.
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Indoor Sunday Futsal youth recreation is open to all students in grades 6-12 on Sunday from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Friends of the Children gym.

  • Free. Open to boys and girls.
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play futsal.
  • Participants must bring a signed waiver to play.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by Active Children Portland volunteers.
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

For more information, email Ricki Ruiz at Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov or call 503-583-0771.Read more about Sunday Futsal and print the waiver.

Monday May 20, 2019
Start: 4:30 pm
End: 6:30 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Mon, May 20, 2019 4:30PM-6:30PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Conference Rm 1A
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Urban Forestry Subcommittee advises the City Council and staff about tree preservation, tree species and for the City's street tree list and trees to be designated to the City's significant tree list.For more information about this event, contact Tina Osterink, Natural Resources Planner at 503-618-2392 or Tina.Osterink@GreshamOregon.gov.

Tuesday May 21, 2019
Start: 3:00 pm
End: 5:00 pm

When: Tue, May 21, 2019 3PM-5PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Council Chambers
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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Regular Council meetings allow necessary City business to be dealt with, such as citizen recognition, citizen advisory committee reports, bid awards, resolutions, ordinances, public hearings, etc. Regular Council meetings are streamed live on the City's website at GreshamOregon.gov/Videos.For more information contact the City Recorder at 503-618-2697. Read more about Council meetings.

Start: 3:30 pm
End: 6:00 pm

Switch to the Hop Fastpass
When: Tue May 21, 2019 3:30PM-6:00PM
Where: Troutdale Library
2451 SW Cherry Park Rd
Troutdale, OR
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The regional transit agency is ending paper and mobile tickets.Source: The Gresham Outlook, May 01, 2019
TriMet is phasing out paper and mobile tickets but giving riders several opportunities to exchange the ones in their possessions for equal value on a Hop Fastpass card.
The regional transit agency is hosting a series of events in its service district where exchanges can be made. The next one is Tuesday, May 14, from 3:30PM to 6:00PM at the Troutdale Library, 2451 SW Cherry Park Rd, Troutdale.
Unvalidated, foil-stamped tickets and passes can be exchanged in person In person at the TriMet Ticket Office located in Pioneer Courthouse Square, 701 SW 6th Ave, Portland, Monday through Friday, 8:30AM to 5:30PM.
Unvalidated mobile tickets are also accepted.
The deadline for exchanges is Dec 31, 2019. You can learn more at https://trimet.org/fares/ticketexchange.htm

Start: 4:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Tue, May 21, 2019 4PM-6PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Council Chambers
1331 NW Eastman Pky
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The Gresham Redevelopment Commission (GRDC) meets as needed on the third Tuesday of the month immediately following adjournment of the 3:00 pm Gresham City Council meeting.Meeting start time varies.GRDC meetings allow necessary Rockwood-West Gresham Urban Renewal business to be dealt with, such as approval of projects, budget adoption, committee appointments, public hearings, resolutions, etc.For more information, please contact Cecille Turley, Urban Renewal Program Technician, at 503-618-2545 or Cecille.Turley@GreshamOregon.gov.

Friday May 24, 2019
Start: 4:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

Free, Drop-in Soccer Program

When: Fri, May 24, 2019 4PM-6PM
Where: Eastside Timbers and Thorns Soccer Complex
4710 SE 174th Ave.
Get Map!

The City offers a free, drop-in soccer program for youth on Fridays from 4:00-6:00 pm at the Eastside Timbers and Thorns Soccer Complex.Details

  • Open to all individuals in grades 6-12 and participants over the age of 18
  • Meet new friends, play soccer and showcase your skills
  • Participants must bring a signed waiver to play
  • Games are played in turf fields
  • Must have appropriate shoes to play
  • No metal cleats allowed
  • Adult supervision provided by City of Gresham

This event is sponsored by the City of Gresham.Read more about community Friday night soccer.For more information, contact Ricki Ruiz at 503-583-0771 or Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov.

Start: 5:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Fri, May 24, 2019 6PM-10PM
Where: H.B. Lee Middle School
1121 NE 172nd Ave.
Get Map!

Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Friday nights at H.B. Lee Middle School, 1121 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 6:00 - 8:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Saturday May 25, 2019
Start: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, May 25, 2019 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Arts Plaza
NE 3rd Street and NE Hood Avenue
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The Gresham Farmers Market is a community gathering place where you can stroll, shop and listen to live music. The market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, fresh food and live music. Dont forget to bring your bag or basket from home.Enjoy a picnic on the grass and a splash in the Children's Fountain splash pads on the Arts Plaza.For more information about the Gresham Farmers' Market contact us at 971-303-2248 or manager@greshamfarmersmarket.com, or visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, May 25, 2019 9AM-3PM
Where: Mt. Hood Community College
Parking Lot W
26000 SE Stark St.
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The Gresham Saturday Market is a farmer's market that includes in-season farm-fresh produce, fruits and berries, crafts, artisans, fresh flowers, plants, services, and unique offerings, plus great food and live entertainment. Ample on-site parking is available next to the market.For more information, call 503-912-4122 or visit the Gresham Saturday Market website.

Start: 8:00 pm
End: 11:59 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Sat, May 25, 2019 8PM-12 am
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
Get Map!

Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Saturday nights at Friends of the Children at 424 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 10:00 pm - 12:00 am for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Sunday May 26, 2019
Start: 3:30 pm
End: 5:00 pm

Sounds of Spring

When: Sun, May 26, 2019 3:30PM-5PM
Where: Mt. Hood Community College Theater
26000 SE Stark Street
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Mt. Hood Pops Orchestra presents Celebrating Spring, with guest conductor Ian Kerr. This concert will feature:

  • Hebrides Overture, by Mendelssohn
  • A Trumpeter's Lullaby, by Anderson
  • Symphony No. 104, movement 3, by Haydn
  • St. Louis Blues, by William C. Handy
  • Duke Ellington medley, arr. by Custer
  • Stars and Stripes Forever, by Sousa
  • Plus, performances by the winners of orchestra's student concerto competition

For more information, visit the Mt. Hood Pops Facebook page or contact the orchestra at 503-669-1937 or mhpotickets@gmail.com.

Start: 5:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, May 26, 2019 5PM-7PM
Where: Friends of the Children gym
424 NE 172nd Ave.
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Indoor Sunday Futsal youth recreation is open to all students in grades 6-12 on Sunday from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Friends of the Children gym.

  • Free. Open to boys and girls.
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play futsal.
  • Participants must bring a signed waiver to play.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by Active Children Portland volunteers.
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

For more information, email Ricki Ruiz at Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov or call 503-583-0771.Read more about Sunday Futsal and print the waiver.

Tuesday May 28, 2019
Start: 9:00 am
End: 5:00 pm

Let's Go Walking!

When: Tue, May 28, 2019 9AM-5PM
Where: Meet at Gresham City Hall
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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  • Round-trip travel: 26 miles
  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Elevation gain: 250 feet
  • Suggested donation per rider: $3
  • Trail condition: City sidewalks and gravel walks in the park

This is a 4.3-mile loop walk that will take us through North Portlands lovely and racially diverse Concord neighborhood, home to Fernhill Park, Ainsworth Linear Arboretum and Concordia University, and on into the adjoining Vernon neighborhood with its classic Alberta Park and 100-year-old homes. The walk starts and ends at the decommissioned Kennedy School built in 1915 and remodeled into a McMenamin Brothers' restaurant in 1997, with its reproductions of 15th century Florentine art. We will have lunch and tour the Kennedy School after eating. Bring water and snacks and wear comfortable walking or hiking shoes.For more information about this hike please contact Judy or Howard Berg at 503-665-8008 or bergate@frontier.com.Senior Healthy Hikers asks that participants be 50 or older. A couple wishing to hike is welcome if one member of the couple is 50 or better.Pets are not permitted on our hikes or walks.Senior Healthy Hikers member guidelines

Thursday May 30, 2019
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:30 pm

Join Us! Share Your Concerns
When: Thu May 30, 2019 6:30PM-8:30PM
Where: Boys and Girls Club
454 SE 165 Ave
Portland, OR
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The Gresham Police Department would like to cover topics that most interest you. Let us know what topics you would like to hear about and discuss by responding to our Facebook page @GreshamPolice, Twitter @GreshamPD, call 503.618.2320, or stop by the Police Dept.
Topics

  • New Oregon laws for 2019
  • Vacant and run-down structures, crimes in neighborhood, community watches
  • How to file a police report
  • Law enforcement use of drones
  • Neighborhood issues
  • Neighborhood gang issues
  • Officer use of force statistics for the Gresham Police Department

See you there!

Friday May 31, 2019
Start: 4:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

Free, Drop-in Soccer Program

When: Fri, May 31, 2019 4PM-6PM
Where: Eastside Timbers and Thorns Soccer Complex
4710 SE 174th Ave.
Get Map!

The City offers a free, drop-in soccer program for youth on Fridays from 4:00-6:00 pm at the Eastside Timbers and Thorns Soccer Complex.Details

  • Open to all individuals in grades 6-12 and participants over the age of 18
  • Meet new friends, play soccer and showcase your skills
  • Participants must bring a signed waiver to play
  • Games are played in turf fields
  • Must have appropriate shoes to play
  • No metal cleats allowed
  • Adult supervision provided by City of Gresham

This event is sponsored by the City of Gresham.Read more about community Friday night soccer.For more information, contact Ricki Ruiz at 503-583-0771 or Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Fri, May 31, 2019 6PM-10PM
Where: H.B. Lee Middle School
1121 NE 172nd Ave.
Get Map!

Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Friday nights at H.B. Lee Middle School, 1121 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 6:00 - 8:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Saturday June 1, 2019
Start: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Jun 01, 2019 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Arts Plaza
NE 3rd Street and NE Hood Avenue
Get Map!

The Gresham Farmers Market is a community gathering place where you can stroll, shop and listen to live music. The market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, fresh food and live music. Dont forget to bring your bag or basket from home.Enjoy a picnic on the grass and a splash in the Children's Fountain splash pads on the Arts Plaza.For more information about the Gresham Farmers' Market contact us at 971-303-2248 or manager@greshamfarmersmarket.com, or visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Jun 01, 2019 9AM-3PM
Where: Mt. Hood Community College
Parking Lot W
26000 SE Stark St.
Get Map!

The Gresham Saturday Market is a farmer's market that includes in-season farm-fresh produce, fruits and berries, crafts, artisans, fresh flowers, plants, services, and unique offerings, plus great food and live entertainment. Ample on-site parking is available next to the market.For more information, call 503-912-4122 or visit the Gresham Saturday Market website.

Start: 8:00 pm
End: 11:59 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Sat, Jun 01, 2019 8PM-12 am
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
Get Map!

Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Saturday nights at Friends of the Children at 424 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 10:00 pm - 12:00 am for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Sunday June 2, 2019
Start: 5:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, Jun 02, 2019 5PM-7PM
Where: Friends of the Children gym
424 NE 172nd Ave.
Get Map!

Indoor Sunday Futsal youth recreation is open to all students in grades 6-12 on Sunday from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Friends of the Children gym.

  • Free. Open to boys and girls.
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play futsal.
  • Participants must bring a signed waiver to play.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by Active Children Portland volunteers.
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

For more information, email Ricki Ruiz at Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov or call 503-583-0771.Read more about Sunday Futsal and print the waiver.

Monday June 3, 2019
Start: 3:30 pm
End: 6:30 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Wed, Jun 19, 2019 3:30PM-6:30PM
Where: Vance Park
1300 SE 182nd Ave.
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The Rockwood Futsal Skills Challenge will take place on Wednesday, June 19 at Vance Park, starting at 3:30 pm. The skills challenge consists of:

  • Two-on-two half-court games: up to 16 teams of two players
  • Freestyle challenge with special guest judges
  • Skills obstacle challenge: top three fastest finishers

This event is completely free and is open to participants ages 14 - 21.Please bring appropriate athletic tennis shoes, water bottle and a signed waiver if under the age of 18.For more information about this event, contact Ricki Ruiz at 503-618-2213 or Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov.

Tuesday June 4, 2019
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

When: Tue, Jun 04, 2019 6PM-8PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Council Chambers
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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Regular Council meetings allow necessary City business to be dealt with, such as citizen recognition, citizen advisory committee reports, bid awards, resolutions, ordinances, public hearings, etc. Regular Council meetings are streamed live on the City's website at GreshamOregon.gov/Videos.For more information contact the City Recorder at 503-618-2697. Read more about Council meetings.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

To Be Announced (Last show til Oct 2019)

When: Tue Jun 04, 2019 6PM & 7:15PM
Where: MHCC Planetarium Sky Theater
26000 SE Stark Street
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Shows are at 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m.
Admission is only $5.
MHCC students (with valid ID) and children 17 and under are $2.
All shows are presented under a realistic representation of the night sky, featuring the latest galactic, stellar and planetary images.
The Sky Theater is wheelchair accessible.
2018-2019 MHCC Planetarium Sky Theater Schedule:

Date
Topic

October 2, 5
Autumn Sky Wonders

November 6, 9
Space Oddities; Stars That are Stranger Than Fiction

December 4, 7
Treasures of Orion and his Neighbors

January 8, 11
2019: A Snapshot of Upcoming Astronomical Events

February 5, 8
Seeing the Invisible Universe

March 5, 8
What did NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft Find Beyond Pluto?

April 2, 5
Auroras, Cosmic Rays, Shooting Stars, and Other Space Invaders

May 7, 10
Current Spacecraft Exploration by NASA/JPL and By Other Countries

June 4, 7
To be Announced

All planetarium shows are at 6 and 7:15 pm. All of the above dates represent the first Tuesday of each month that the school is open followed by the Friday of that same week.
More Info
For more info visit: http://www.mhcc.edu/Planetarium

Thursday June 6, 2019
Start: 9:00 am
End: 5:00 pm

Let's Go Walking!

When: Thu, Jun 06, 2019 9AM-5PM
Where: Meet at Gresham City Hall
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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  • Round-trip travel: 74 miles
  • Distance: 5 miles
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Elevation gain: 385 feet (elevation gain concentrated going up and over Cooks Butte)
  • Suggested donation per rider: $7
  • Trail condition: Includes paved trail, dirt trail and some sidewalks

This hike encompasses greenspaces and forests, as well as suburban streets, to make the loop. Well visit the gardens at Luscher Farms,which includes Rogerson Clematis Garden and the Organic Demonstration Garden, with many colorful blooms, especially dahlias, zinnias and sunflowers, as well as the whimsical scarecrows exhibiting a variety of sartorial tastes posed throughout. From there, well walk through a meadow and then head up the slopes of Cooks Buttea Boring volcano. Then we will complete the loop by descending the Butte on neighborhood streets. After the hike, we will have lunch at the Cask and Keg Public House in West Linn. Bring a snack and water. Sturdy hiking shoes and trekking poles, if you use them, are recommended.For more information about this hike please contact Doug or Dana Duval at 907-230-6543 or danakol24@aol.com.Senior Healthy Hikers asks that participants be 50 or older. A couple wishing to hike is welcome if one member of the couple is 50 or better.Pets are not permitted on our hikes or walks.Senior Healthy Hikers member guidelines

Friday June 7, 2019
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Fri, Jun 07, 2019 6PM-10PM
Where: H.B. Lee Middle School
1121 NE 172nd Ave.
Get Map!

Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Friday nights at H.B. Lee Middle School, 1121 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 6:00 - 8:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

To Be Announced (Last show til Oct 2019)

When: Fri, Jun 07, 2019 6PM & 7:15PM
Where: MHCC Planetarium Sky Theater
26000 SE Stark Street
Get Map!

Shows are at 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m.
Admission is only $5.
MHCC students (with valid ID) and children 17 and under are $2.
All shows are presented under a realistic representation of the night sky, featuring the latest galactic, stellar and planetary images.
The Sky Theater is wheelchair accessible.
2018-2019 MHCC Planetarium Sky Theater Schedule:

Date
Topic

October 2, 5
Autumn Sky Wonders

November 6, 9
Space Oddities; Stars That are Stranger Than Fiction

December 4, 7
Treasures of Orion and his Neighbors

January 8, 11
2019: A Snapshot of Upcoming Astronomical Events

February 5, 8
Seeing the Invisible Universe

March 5, 8
What did NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft Find Beyond Pluto?

April 2, 5
Auroras, Cosmic Rays, Shooting Stars, and Other Space Invaders

May 7, 10
Current Spacecraft Exploration by NASA/JPL and By Other Countries

June 4, 7
To be Announced

All planetarium shows are at 6 and 7:15 pm. All of the above dates represent the first Tuesday of each month that the school is open followed by the Friday of that same week.
More Info
For more info visit: http://www.mhcc.edu/Planetarium

Saturday June 8, 2019
Start: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Jun 08, 2019 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Arts Plaza
NE 3rd Street and NE Hood Avenue
Get Map!

The Gresham Farmers Market is a community gathering place where you can stroll, shop and listen to live music. The market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, fresh food and live music. Dont forget to bring your bag or basket from home.Enjoy a picnic on the grass and a splash in the Children's Fountain splash pads on the Arts Plaza.For more information about the Gresham Farmers' Market contact us at 971-303-2248 or manager@greshamfarmersmarket.com, or visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 11:00 am

Historic Kerns
When: Sat, Jun 8, 2019 9AM-11AM
Meet: Oregon ParkNE Corner at NE 30th and Oregon
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Cost: Free!

Historic Kerns
Saturday, June 8 – 9 AM
Thursday, September 5 – 6 PM 
Meet:  Oregon Park, NE Corner at NE 30th and Oregon
2.0 hours
3.5 miles or 7,000 steps
Take a historic tour of the former Jantzen Swimwear   manufacturing hub and see many of the new uses and buildings in the Kerns neighborhood.
Note: Relatively flat and paved sidewalks

Let's Go Walking!
Join us on another great Ten Toe Express walk throughout inner-city Portland sponsored by the Portland Bureau of Transportation. The Ten Toe Express program is a series of guided walks held Thursdays @ 6PM and Saturdays @ 9AM from May 2nd through September 14th 2019.
Each easy and informal Ten Toe Express walk explores the area neighborhood, architecture and unique history. Walk takes about 2 hours, cover 3.5 - 4.5 miles and are open to all ages and skill levels. Did we mention it's free!
Take TriMet!
For your convenience, all walks begin and end along TriMet routes. Use TriMet’s Trip Planner (click here) or call 503-238-RIDE (7433) for help in finding the right bus, train, or streetcar for you.
For more details, contact Rich Cassidy: rich.cassidy@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6051.
For even more guided walks, check out NeighborWalks. NeighborWalks is a collaborative community walking program brought to you by AARP Oregon, City of Portland Bureau of Transportation and Oregon Walks. See the full schedule here.
(2019 Ten Toe Express schedule below this break)

Start: 9:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Jun 08, 2019 9AM-3PM
Where: Mt. Hood Community College
Parking Lot W
26000 SE Stark St.
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The Gresham Saturday Market is a farmer's market that includes in-season farm-fresh produce, fruits and berries, crafts, artisans, fresh flowers, plants, services, and unique offerings, plus great food and live entertainment. Ample on-site parking is available next to the market.For more information, call 503-912-4122 or visit the Gresham Saturday Market website.

Start: 12:00 pm
End: 3:00 pm

Let's Us Help Fix it!

When: Sat, Jun 08, 2019 12PM-3PM
Where: Mt. Hood Community College
Yoshida Event Center
26000 SE Stark Street
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Mt. Hood Community College and the City of Gresham are teaming up with the Coalition of Gresham Neighborhood Associations, to bring you the second annual Mt. Hood Community Conservation Fair and Repair Cafe!Join us for a free day of money saving workshops, information, resources, giveaways, raffle prizes, snacks and a Repair Café.

  • Bring your broken stuff to have our volunteers fix. Accepted items include small appliances, electronics, clothing and bikes. Bike repairs provided by Bikes for Humanity PDX.
  • Learn how making simple changes related to water conservation, energy conservation, backyard habitat, recycling and food waste prevention can save you money and resources.
  • Kids activities, snacks, prizes and more.

Read more about this eventFor more information contact Shaunna Sutcliffe at 503-618-2694 or Shaunna.Sutcliffe@greshamoregon.gov

Start: 8:00 pm
End: 11:59 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Sat, Jun 08, 2019 8PM-12 am
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
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Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Saturday nights at Friends of the Children at 424 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 10:00 pm - 12:00 am for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Sunday June 9, 2019
Start: 5:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, Jun 09, 2019 5PM-7PM
Where: Friends of the Children gym
424 NE 172nd Ave.
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Indoor Sunday Futsal youth recreation is open to all students in grades 6-12 on Sunday from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Friends of the Children gym.

  • Free. Open to boys and girls.
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play futsal.
  • Participants must bring a signed waiver to play.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by Active Children Portland volunteers.
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

For more information, email Ricki Ruiz at Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov or call 503-583-0771.Read more about Sunday Futsal and print the waiver.

Monday June 10, 2019
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Neighborhood Board Meeting
When: Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:30PM-8PM
CANCELED
Where: 17104 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR
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Where: 559 NE 167th Pl
Portland, OR
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Board meetings are now scheduled for the 2nd Monday each month 6:30PM
For more information please contact: info@wilkeseastna.org
Upcoming Meetings

  • Jun 10, 2019
  • Jul 08, 2019
  • Aug 12, 2019 *
  • Sep 09, 2019
  • Oct 14, 2019
  • Nov 11, 2019 *
  • Dec 09, 2019* Public Meetings

SEEKING BOARD MEMBERS
Are you motivated, passionate, creative?  Join the Board!

Help shape our neighborhood. Become a Member-at-Large at anytime. No experience required -- just the desire to make our neighborhood a better place. Click here for details!  "Together WE can make a difference!"

Wilkes East Neighborhood
17104 NE Oregon St
Portland OR 97230

Tuesday June 11, 2019
Start: 7:00 pm
End: 8:30 pm

Public Welcome. Get Involved!

When: Tue, Jun 11, 2019 7PM-8:30PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Oregon Trail Rm
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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For more information about the Coalition of Gresham Neighborhood Associations, contact Carol Rulla, Coalition President, at 503-663-1466 or crullaor@gmail.com.

Thursday June 13, 2019
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Reed Canyon to Reedway
When: Thu, Jun 13, 2019 6PM-8PM
Meet: Reed College Place & SE Tolman
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Cost: Free!

Reed Canyon to Reedway
Saturday July 13  – 9 AM
Thursday June 13  – 6 PM
Meet:  Reed College Place and SE Tolman
2.0 hours
3.5 miles or 7,000 steps
Discover a hidden natural habitat area on our way to touring one of the Portland’s largest group of mid-century modern homes.
Note: Hills and unimproved trails

Let's Go Walking!
Join us on another great Ten Toe Express walk throughout inner-city Portland sponsored by the Portland Bureau of Transportation. The Ten Toe Express program is a series of guided walks held Thursdays @ 6PM and Saturdays @ 9AM from May 2nd through September 14th 2019.
Each easy and informal Ten Toe Express walk explores the area neighborhood, architecture and unique history. Walk takes about 2 hours, cover 3.5 - 4.5 miles and are open to all ages and skill levels. Did we mention it's free!
Take TriMet!
For your convenience, all walks begin and end along TriMet routes. Use TriMet’s Trip Planner (click here) or call 503-238-RIDE (7433) for help in finding the right bus, train, or streetcar for you.
For more details, contact Rich Cassidy: rich.cassidy@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6051.
For even more guided walks, check out NeighborWalks. NeighborWalks is a collaborative community walking program brought to you by AARP Oregon, City of Portland Bureau of Transportation and Oregon Walks. See the full schedule here.
(2019 Ten Toe Express schedule below this break)

Friday June 14, 2019
Start: 4:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

Free, Drop-in Soccer Program

When: Fri, Jun 14, 2019 4PM-6PM
Where: Eastside Timbers and Thorns Soccer Complex
4710 SE 174th Ave.
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The City offers a free, drop-in soccer program for youth on Fridays from 4:00-6:00 pm at the Eastside Timbers and Thorns Soccer Complex.Details

  • Open to all individuals in grades 6-12 and participants over the age of 18
  • Meet new friends, play soccer and showcase your skills
  • Participants must bring a signed waiver to play
  • Games are played in turf fields
  • Must have appropriate shoes to play
  • No metal cleats allowed
  • Adult supervision provided by City of Gresham

This event is sponsored by the City of Gresham.Read more about community Friday night soccer.For more information, contact Ricki Ruiz at 503-583-0771 or Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Fri, Jun 14, 2019 6PM-10PM
Where: H.B. Lee Middle School
1121 NE 172nd Ave.
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Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Friday nights at H.B. Lee Middle School, 1121 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 6:00 - 8:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Saturday June 15, 2019
Start: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Jun 15, 2019 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Arts Plaza
NE 3rd Street and NE Hood Avenue
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The Gresham Farmers Market is a community gathering place where you can stroll, shop and listen to live music. The market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, fresh food and live music. Dont forget to bring your bag or basket from home.Enjoy a picnic on the grass and a splash in the Children's Fountain splash pads on the Arts Plaza.For more information about the Gresham Farmers' Market contact us at 971-303-2248 or manager@greshamfarmersmarket.com, or visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Jun 15, 2019 9AM-3PM
Where: Mt. Hood Community College
Parking Lot W
26000 SE Stark St.
Get Map!

The Gresham Saturday Market is a farmer's market that includes in-season farm-fresh produce, fruits and berries, crafts, artisans, fresh flowers, plants, services, and unique offerings, plus great food and live entertainment. Ample on-site parking is available next to the market.For more information, call 503-912-4122 or visit the Gresham Saturday Market website.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 12:00 pm

Now that spring has sprung, the invasive plants in Nadaka’s forest are growing rapidly, making it difficult for our native plants to grow and obstructing the line of sight that discourages illicit activity from happening in the forest.

Get Your Green On!
When: Sat Jun 15, 2019 9AM-12PM
Where: Nadaka Nature Park & Garden
17615 NE Glisan
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Friends of Nadaka would love your help tackling these pesky invasives and restoring a safe and healthy park at our Nadaka Community Work Party on Saturday, June 15th from 9am-12pm! Please consider joining us to help make this beloved park a more beautiful and safe place for community members to enjoy.
Tools, gloves, coffee, and snacks will be provided!
Register online HERE!
More Info
Contact Grace Graham, Interim Nadaka Park Coordinator, Friends of Nadaka Nature Park. Office: 503-956-8558. Mobile: 907-240-3620. General Hours: Tues-Fri, 9AM-5PM

Start: 12:00 pm
End: 4:00 pm

1874 Zimmerman House. Click to Enlarge

Hello Summer!

When: Sat Jun 15, 2019 Noon-4PM
Where: Zimmerman Park
17111 NE Sandy Blvd
Gresham, OR
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A lasting vestige of East Multnomah County's agricultural roots --->
A delightful 1874 Victorian farmhouse
Take a step back into history at the Zimmerman House, a Victorian era farmhouse, built in 1874 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This beautiful farmhouse is a perfect reflection of typical Columbia River dairy farm life in the late 1800s. The Zimmerman Heritage Farm is a unique cultural education and recreational resource that is being created for the benefit of the public on a 5.98-acre historic site in Gresham, Oregon.

Start: 8:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Sat, Jun 15, 2019 8PM-12 am
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
Get Map!

Middle school and high school youth can attend free basketball practice, skill building and game play on Saturday nights at Friends of the Children at 424 NE 172nd Ave.

  • Open to boys and girls in grades 6-12
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play basketball.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by the Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC).
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

Schedule

  • 8:00 - 10:00 pm for grades 6-8
  • 10:00 pm - 12:00 am for grades 9-12

Registration form For more information, visit our basketball page or contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Sunday June 16, 2019
Start: 5:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, Jun 16, 2019 5PM-7PM
Where: Friends of the Children gym
424 NE 172nd Ave.
Get Map!

Indoor Sunday Futsal youth recreation is open to all students in grades 6-12 on Sunday from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Friends of the Children gym.

  • Free. Open to boys and girls.
  • Learn new skills, make new friends, play futsal.
  • Participants must bring a signed waiver to play.
  • Adult supervision and mentorship provided by Active Children Portland volunteers.
  • Sponsored by the City of Gresham.

For more information, email Ricki Ruiz at Ricardo.Ruiz@GreshamOregon.gov or call 503-583-0771.Read more about Sunday Futsal and print the waiver.

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