West Gresham

2016 Portland area Holiday Activity Guide. Fun for the entire family! Storybooklane, Train rides, Christmas ships, Colorful lights, 250+ Tuba Concert on the Square and much more. Info here!

Nadaka Nature Park & Garden Project Committee meeting: May 3, 2012 9AM-11AM

05/03/2012 - 9:00am
05/03/2012 - 11:00am
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Friends of Nadaka, Nadaka Nature Park & Garden Project Committee meeting: May 3,012 9AM-11AM. This group and community partners are working to secure funding to develop the approved Nelson Master Plan and unify this area with Nadaka Nature Park, Gresham Oregon. Info  here!
Nelson Master Plan. Click to Enlarge

Garden Project Committee

When: Thu May 3, 2012 9AM-11AM
Where: St Aidan's Episcopal Church
17405 NE Glisan St
Portland, OR
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Meeting Notice
Friends of Nadaka Nelson property working group will meet May 3, 2012 9AM-11AM at St Aidan's Episcopal Church, 174th & NE Glisan. Public welcome to attend.

Friends of Nadaka and it's community partners are working to secure funding to develop the approved Nelson Master Plan which includes a community garden area, orchard, rain garden, berry patches, naturescaping and more. When complete, the Nelson properry will join Nadaka Nature Park (adjacent directly north) as a unified neighborhood park.

Get Your Green On! Volunteers Needed, Nadaka Nature Park Clean-up: May 6, 2012 9:30AM-1PM

05/06/2012 - 9:30am
05/06/2012 - 10:30am
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Friends of Nadaka invites you to 'Get A Little Dirty'! Help us remove invasives and restore this unique urban habitat.  Clean-up schedule and info here!
Nadaka Nature Park, Gresham OR

Spring Clean-Up Event

Volunteer opportunity

When: Sun, May 6, 2012 9:30AM-1PM
Where: Nadaka Nature Park
175th & NE Pacific St
Gresham OR
Get Map!

Wilkes East Neighborhood has received a Metro Nature in Neighborhood grant for improvements in Nadaka Nature Park which requires matching volunteer hours so your support is needed and greatly appreciated. See you at the park!

Clean-up info
Be prepared to get a little dirty and to have fun by supporting and volunteering with Friends of Nadaka and Wilkes East Neighborhood Association in their efforts to restore this natural area by removing invasive underbrush and ivy from Nadaka Nature Park, part of the Columbia Slough Watershed.

Rain or Shine! Come dressed for weather and help improve Nadaka Nature Park. Bring working gloves & a water bottle if you have them. Volunteer as long as you can. Coffee, juice, water & refreshments provided by Wilkes East Neighborhood.

WENA Board Meeting: May 21, 2012 6:30PM

05/21/2012 - 6:30pm
05/21/2012 - 8:30pm
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Board Meeting, fourth Monday monthly. Wilkes East Neighborhood, PO Box 536, Fairview OR 97024. Diversity, Harmony, Community -- Together we can make a difference

Neighborhood Board Meeting

When: Mon May 21, 2012 6:30PM
Date change
Where: (Contact for location)

Board meetings are scheduled for the 4th Monday each month 6:30PM

For more information please contact: info@wilkeseastna.org

Upcoming Meetings

  • Jun 25, 2012
  • Jul 23, 2012
  • Aug 27, 2012 (Anuual Meeting)

Nadaka Nature Park & Garden Project Committee meeting: May 30, 2012 9AM-11:30AM

05/30/2012 - 9:00am
05/30/2012 - 11:30am
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Friends of Nadaka, Nadaka Nature Park & Garden Project Committee meeting: May 30, 2012 9AM-11:30AM. This group and community partners are working to secure funding to develop the approved Nelson Master Plan and unify this area with Nadaka Nature Park, Gresham Oregon. Info  here!
Nelson Master Plan. Click to Enlarge

Garden Project Committee

When: Wed May 30, 2012 9AM-11:30AM
Where: St Aidan's Episcopal Church
17405 NE Glisan St
Portland, OR
Get Map!

Please join in the collaborative effort to expand and improve access to nature in Gresham.

Meeting Notice
Friends of Nadaka Nelson property working group will meet May 30, 2012 9AM-11:30AM at St Aidan's Episcopal Church, 174th & NE Glisan. Public welcome to attend.

Friends of Nadaka and it's community partners are working to secure funding to develop the approved Nelson Master Plan which includes a community garden area, orchard, rain garden, berry patches, naturescaping and more. When complete, the Nelson properry will join Nadaka Nature Park (adjacent directly north) as a unified neighborhood park.

Free event. Audubon Society of Portland Morning Bird Walk at Nadaka Nature Park: May 31, 2012 7:30AM-8:30AM

05/31/2012 - 7:30am
05/31/2012 - 8:30am
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Greet the Morning -- and our feathered friends too! Free event: Audubon Society of Portland Morning Bird Walk at Nadaka Nature Park: May 31, 2012 7:30AM-8:30AM. Info here!

When: Thu, May 31, 2012 7:30AM-8:30AM
Where: Nadaka Nature Park
17500 NE Pacific St
Gresham, OR
Get map!
Cost: Free

Audubon Society of Portland. Building a region where people and wildlife flourish together.  Info here!

Greet the Morning
Join Jim Labbe with the Audubon Society of Portland and Lee Dayfield with Friends of Nadaka for a morning stroll through Nakada Nature Park in West Gresham on Thursday, May 31st at 7:30AM.

We’ll explore the natural and human history of this unique neighborhood nature park and learn about efforts afoot to expand the park, improve access and environmental interpretation, and enhance its wildlife habitat. We’ll also begin the documenting of bird species inhabiting the park and discuss the value of urban natural areas to avian biodiversity.

SOLVE-IT Earth Day 2011 Nadaka Nature Park Cleanup: Apr 21, 2011 9AM-1PM, CANCELLED

04/21/2012 - 9:00am
04/21/2012 - 11:00pm
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SOLVE-IT Earth Day 2011 Nadaka Nature Park Cleanup: Apr 21, 2011 9AM-1PM, Info here!
Nadaka Nature Park

Join Us For
Earth Day 2012

CANCELLED
When: Sat, Apr 21, 2011 9AM-1PM
Where: Nadaka Nature Park
NE 175th Av & NE Pacific St
Gresham, OR
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SOLVE, It's our nature to volunteer. Oregonians volunteering to improve the environment and build a legacy of stewardship

Wilkes East Neighborhood has received a Metro Nature in Neighborhood grant for improvements in Nadaka Nature Park which requires matching volunteer hours so your support is needed and greatly appreciated. See you at the park!
Click here for a list of Metro Nature in Neighborhoods capital grants projects.

Directions

From I-84: Take the 181st exit, travel south, turn right on NE Pacific St.
From Glisan (eastbound): Turn left on NE 172nd Av, turn right on NE Pacific St.

Click here for SOLVE's e-Update March newsletter

Earth Day at Nadaka

Join other volunteers as we clear invasive plants & beautify Nadaka Nature Park, a 10-acre natural area with a dense forest and inviting meadow.

Be prepared to get a little dirty and have fun by supporting and volunteering with SOLVE, Friends of Nadaka and the Wilkes East Neighborhood Association in their efforts to restore this natural area.

Rain or Shine! Come dressed for weather. Bring working gloves & a water bottle if you have them. Volunteer as long as you can.

Coffee, juice, water & refreshments provided by Wilkes East Neighborhood.

Click here to register with SOLVE for this event!

For more information contact Brett Lyon, SOLVE Coordinator 503-844-9571 x332, or email brett@solv.org.

Zimmerman Heritage Farm Tours: Apr 21, 2012 10AM-3PM

04/21/2012 - 10:00am
04/21/2012 - 3:00pm
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Zimmerman Heritage Farm. A delightful Victorian era farmhouse built in 1874. A lasting vestige of East Multnomah County's agricultural roots. Gresham OR. Fairview-Rockwood-Wilkes Historical Society. Info here!
1874 Zimmerman House. Click to Enlarge

Earth Day Everyday

When: Sat Apr 21, 2012 10AM-3PM
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.

WENA Board Meeting: Apr 23, 2012 6:30PM

04/23/2012 - 6:30pm
04/23/2012 - 8:00pm
Etc/GMT-8
Board Meeting, fourth Monday monthly. Wilkes East Neighborhood, PO Box 536, Fairview OR 97024. Diversity, Harmony, Community -- Together we can make a difference

Neighborhood Board Meeting

When: Mon Apr 23, 2012 6:30PM
Where: (Contact for location)

Board meetings are scheduled for the 4th Monday each month 6:30PM

For more information please contact: info@wilkeseastna.org

Upcoming Meetings

  • May 28, 2012
  • Jun 25, 2012
  • Jul 23, 2012

Wilkes East Meeting: new Rockwood Public Safety Facility presentation, Q & A: Mon Apr 23, 2012 7PM: RESCHEDULED

04/23/2012 - 7:00pm
04/23/2012 - 8:30pm
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Wilkes East Neighborhood General Meeting, April 23, 2012 7PM. Join your Neighbors. Get involved. Make a difference! St Aidan's Episcopol Church, Murdock Hall, 174th & NE Glisan. Info here!

When: Mon Apr 23, 2012 7PM
RESCHEDULED: Aug 27, 2012 7PM
Where: St Aidan's Episcopal Church
Murdock Hall
17405 NE Glisan St
Gresham, OR
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Site acquisition for Rockwood public safety facility approved. New facility will improve police presence and services in Rockwood / West Gresham area.

You're Invited
Join us Monday April 23 Aug 27, 7PM at St Aidan's Church for a presentation by Michael Parkhurst, Senior Urban Renewal Project Coordinator, Gresham Redevelopment Commission about the new Rockwood Public Safety Facility to be built at the former Kasch's Garden Center on NE 181st. Learn all about this project. Bring your questions.

MedCure Whole Body Donation Program Invites the Public to Tour New Building and Surgical Training Center: Apr 25, 2012 4-7PM

04/25/2012 - 4:00pm
04/25/2012 - 7:00pm
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MedCure Whole Body Donation Program Invites the Public to Tour New Building and Surgical Training Center: Apr 25, 2012 4-7PM. Info here!

New Headquarter Open House

When: Wed Apr 25, 2012 4-7PM
Where: Medcure, Inc
18111 NE Sandy Blvd
Gresham, O
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You're Invited
MedCure invites the public to tour our new surgical training facility, Wednesday April 25th! Visit us at anytime between the hours of 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. and take a self-guided tour. MedCure representatives will be available to answer questions and provide more information on whole body donation and how donors contribute to the advancement of medical science.

About MedCure
Founded in 2005, MedCure is a leading non-transplant tissue bank devoted to compassionate, ethical services that connect whole-body donors to medical research and education while providing innovation and opportunity for scientific medical advancements.

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