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Saturday September 24, 2016
Start: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Sep 24, 2016 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Downtown Gresham on Northwest Miller Avenue between 2nd and 3rd Streets
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The Gresham Farmers Market takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday from May to October. Held in downtown Gresham at NW 3rd Street and NW Miller Avenue, the market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, great food and live music. For more information visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website or Facebook page.

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

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Sep 24, 2016 9AM-3PM
Where: Mt. Hood Community College
26000 SE Stark Street
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The Gresham Saturday Market aims to provide a vibrant marketplace offering a rich mix of regional, farm-grown goods, handcrafted products, fine art, unique gifts, fresh food and live music to enhance the community. For more information call 503-912-4122 or visit the Gresham Saturday Market website.

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

Get Your Green On!

When: Sat, Sep 24, 2016 9AM-12PM
Where: Nadaka Nature Park
17615 NE Glisan Street
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Join Friends of Nadaka to restore a healthy habitat at Nadaka Nature Park Saturday, Sept. 24 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. We will remove invasive species such as English Ivy from the 10-acre forested portion of the park. The event will start with a brief lesson on native and invasive plant species.Tools, gloves, and light refreshments will be provided. Dress to work in natural areas: long pants and closed-toe sturdy shoes. Please bring a water bottle and a friend. Activities include: invasive plant removal, litter cleanup, garden weeding/cleanup. Register to volunteer at this event. Meet at the picnic structure on the NE Glisan Street side of the park.There are two locations for parking:

  1. St. Aidans Episcopal Church parking lot next to Nadaka Nature Park, located at 17405 NE Glisan Street in Gresham
  2. Nadaka Nature Parks north entrance is at NE Pacific Street and 176th. You may park in the neighborhood and follow the path through the forest to get to the picnic structure.
Start: 10:00 am
End: 12:00 pm

Let's Have a Parade

When: Sat, Sep 24, 2016 10AM-12PM
Where: Downtown Gresham

The 34th annual Teddy Bear parade returns to Gresham with fun for all ages in downtown Gresham. All participants and spectators are encouraged to bring their teddy bears in this celebration of children in our community. For more information about this event, visit the Soroptimist International of Gresham website.

Sunday September 25, 2016
Start: 11:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

Sunday's thru October

When: Sun, Sep 25, 2016 11AM-3PM
Where: Next to Plaza del Sol
SE 187th Street
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The Rockwood Farmers Market is a community-focused market featuring fresh produce from local farms in a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere. Purchase local fruits and produce, jams and jellies, enjoy hot food vendors, music, a weekly activity for kids and more.The outdoor market is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays next to the Plaza del Sol, SE 187th Avenue, between East Burnside and SE Stark Street. The market runs on Sundays until October 16. WIC, SNAP and Farm Direct coupons are accepted. Take the MAX: The market is conveniently located right off of the Rockwood/E 188th Ave MAX stop. There is parking available and the market is accessible for bikes as well.The Market is a collaboration of Ecumenical Ministries of Oregons Interfaith Food & Farms Partnership and the Rockwood Co-op.Be a sponsor, volunteer or vendor at the market. For more information call 503-221-1054, ext. 215 or email rockwoodfarmersmarket@gmail.com.Visit the Rockwood Farmers Market website.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 1:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, Sep 25, 2016 11AM-1PM
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
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Free! Drop-in futsal games for boys and girls in grades 3-6, from 11 am to 1 pm Sundays in the Friends of the Children gym. Rain or shine. Supervised play is provided by Active Children Portland volunteers. This activity is sponsored by the City of Gresham. A signed waiver is required to participate.Read more about the Sunday Afternoon Futsal program and print the waiver. For more information, contact Jared Hoffman, 541-921-0686.

Monday September 26, 2016
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Mon, Sep 26, 2016 6:30PM-9PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Council Chambers
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Planning Commission advises City Council on long-range, comprehensive planning and land use issues within the city.For more information about this event contact Tammy Richardson, Planning Technician at 503-618-2401 or Tammy.Richardson@GreshamOregon.gov.

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Neighborhood Assn Board Meeting
When: Mon Oct 03, 2016 6:30PM-8PM
(date change)
Where: Simmons' Foster Care
17104 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR
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Board meetings are scheduled for the 4th Monday each month 6:30PM
For more information please contact: info@wilkeseastna.org
Upcoming Meetings

  • Oct 24, 2016
  • Nov 28, 2016
  • Dec 2016 (no meeting)

BOARD MEMBERS NEEDED
Are you motivated, passionate, creative?

Help shape our neighborhood. Join the Board. Become a Member-at-Large. 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
PO Box 536
Fairview, OR 97024

Tuesday September 27, 2016
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

When: Tue, Sep 27, 2016 6PM-8PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Oregon Trail Rm
1333 NW Eastman Pky.
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The Public Safety Committee advises Council on matters related to public safety, including police, fire and life safety, with a goal for Gresham to become one of the safest cities in the state. For more information about this event contact Rebecca Danner at 503-618-2313 or Rebecca.Danner@GreshamOregon.gov.

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:30 pm

When: Tue, Sep 27, 2016 6:30PM-8:30PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Conference Center
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Gresham Task Force on Homelessness will examine the scope of the growing homelessness problem in Gresham, identify potential solutions and help define how the City can play a role in addressing this complex societal issue. The group will meet on the following dates:

  • June 14
  • June 28
  • July 12
  • July 26
  • Aug. 16
  • Aug. 30
  • Sept. 13
  • Sept. 27

For more information about this event contact Joe Walsh at 503-618-2372 or Joe.Walsh@GreshamOregon.gov.

Friday September 30, 2016
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Fri, Sep 30, 2016 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:

  • 6-8 p.m. for grades 6-8
  • 8-10 p.m. for grades 9-12

Registration formFor more information, contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Saturday October 1, 2016
Start: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Oct 01, 2016 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Downtown Gresham on Northwest Miller Avenue between 2nd and 3rd Streets
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The Gresham Farmers Market takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday from May to October. Held in downtown Gresham at NW 3rd Street and NW Miller Avenue, the market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, great food and live music. For more information visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website or Facebook page.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 2:00 pm

When: Sat, Oct 01, 2016 11AM-2PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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How the City works for YOU
how YOU can work for the CityJoin us for a festival of fun at City Hall. Police motorcycles, a K9 dog, helicopter tours, photo opps for the kiddos, as well as free popcorn and other goodies. Unleash your inner CSI sleuth, check out our big rigs (dump trucks, fire trucks, water rescue rig), and learn about the paths you can take to meaningful work at the City of Gresham. Not in the market for a new career? No problem. You bring the kids (or your inner child), and well bring the free, hands-on, family-friendly fun. For more information, contact Ashley Graff, 503-618-2297 or Ashley.Graff@GreshamOregon.gov.Check out our CityFest video.

Sunday October 2, 2016
Start: 11:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sun, Oct 2, 2016 11AM-3PM
Where: Next to Plaza del Sol
SE 187th Street
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The Rockwood Farmers Market is a community-focused market featuring fresh produce from local farms in a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere. Purchase local fruits and produce, jams and jellies, enjoy hot food vendors, music, a weekly activity for kids and more.The outdoor market is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays next to the Plaza del Sol, SE 187th Avenue, between East Burnside and SE Stark Street. The market runs on Sundays until October 16. WIC, SNAP and Farm Direct coupons are accepted. Take the MAX: The market is conveniently located right off of the Rockwood/E 188th Ave MAX stop. There is parking available and the market is accessible for bikes as well.The Market is a collaboration of Ecumenical Ministries of Oregons Interfaith Food & Farms Partnership and the Rockwood Co-op.Be a sponsor, volunteer or vendor at the market. For more information call 503-221-1054, ext. 215 or email rockwoodfarmersmarket@gmail.com.Visit the Rockwood Farmers Market website.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, Oct 02, 2016 11AM-1PM
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
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Free! Drop-in futsal games for boys and girls in grades 3-6, from 11 am to 1 pm Sundays in the Friends of the Children gym. Rain or shine. Supervised play is provided by Active Children Portland volunteers. This activity is sponsored by the City of Gresham. A signed waiver is required to participate.Read more about the Sunday Afternoon Futsal program and print the waiver. For more information, contact Jared Hoffman, 541-921-0686.

Tuesday October 4, 2016
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

When: Tue, Oct 04, 2016 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: 8:15 pm

See the Night Sky

When: Tue, Oct 04, 2016 6PM-8:15PM
Where: MHCC Planetarium Sky Theater
26000 SE Stark Street
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Two shows: at 6:00 pm and 7:15 pmAdmission 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. Read more about this event.

Wednesday October 5, 2016
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Wed, Oct 05, 2016 6:30PM-8PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Oregon Trail Rm
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Design Commission is the primary advising subcommittee to the City Council on design excellence for the built environment of the city.For more information about this event contact Jamie Thomes at 503-618-2842 or Jamie.Thomes@GreshamOregon.gov.

Thursday October 6, 2016
Start: 3:00 pm
End: 5:00 pm

Senior Assistance

When: Thu, Oct 06, 2016 3PM-5PM
Where: Gresham City Hall Conference Center
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The East County Caring Community is a consortium of agencies and organizations working together to coordinate policy, programs and systems. This group meets the first Thursday of every month.For more information about this event contact Rebecca Stavenjord at 503-314-4025 or rebecca.stavenjord@multco.us.

Friday October 7, 2016
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Fri, Oct 07, 2016 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:

  • 6-8 p.m. for grades 6-8
  • 8-10 p.m. for grades 9-12

Registration formFor more information, contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Saturday October 8, 2016
Start: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Oct 08, 2016 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Downtown Gresham on Northwest Miller Avenue between 2nd and 3rd Streets
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The Gresham Farmers Market takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday from May to October. Held in downtown Gresham at NW 3rd Street and NW Miller Avenue, the market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, great food and live music. For more information visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website or Facebook page.

Start: 1:00 pm
End: 3:30 pm

Let's Fix It!

When: Sat, Oct 08, 2016 1PM-3:30PM
Where: Gresham Library
385 NW Miller Ave
Gresham
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Don't junk it, repair it. Bring your broken household items to be repaired for free by skilled volunteers. The City and Coalition of Gresham Neighborhood Associations sponsor a Gresham Repair Café three times a year.Types of household items repaired:

  • Broken bicycles, chains and tires
  • Torn clothing, missing buttons and other fabric repairs
  • Broken clocks, fans and small kitchen appliances
  • Electronics (calculators, Gameboys, remote controls, desktop and laptop computers)
  • Small furniture

Televisions, microwaves and small engines are not repairable at this event.For more information or to volunteer, contact us at repaircafegresham@gmail.com or 503-618-2694 or visit the Repair Cafe Facebook page.Repair Cafe websiteRepair Cafe poster

Sunday October 9, 2016
Start: 11:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sun, Oct 09, 2016 11AM-3PM
Where: Next to Plaza del Sol
SE 187th Street
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The Rockwood Farmers Market is a community-focused market featuring fresh produce from local farms in a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere. Purchase local fruits and produce, jams and jellies, enjoy hot food vendors, music, a weekly activity for kids and more.The outdoor market is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays next to the Plaza del Sol, SE 187th Avenue, between East Burnside and SE Stark Street. The market runs on Sundays until October 16. WIC, SNAP and Farm Direct coupons are accepted. Take the MAX: The market is conveniently located right off of the Rockwood/E 188th Ave MAX stop. There is parking available and the market is accessible for bikes as well.The Market is a collaboration of Ecumenical Ministries of Oregons Interfaith Food & Farms Partnership and the Rockwood Co-op.Be a sponsor, volunteer or vendor at the market. For more information call 503-221-1054, ext. 215 or email rockwoodfarmersmarket@gmail.com.Visit the Rockwood Farmers Market website.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, Oct 9, 2016 11AM-1PM
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
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Free! Drop-in futsal games for boys and girls in grades 3-6, from 11 am to 1 pm Sundays in the Friends of the Children gym. Rain or shine. Supervised play is provided by Active Children Portland volunteers. This activity is sponsored by the City of Gresham. A signed waiver is required to participate.Read more about the Sunday Afternoon Futsal program and print the waiver. For more information, contact Jared Hoffman, 541-921-0686.

Monday October 10, 2016
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Mon, Oct 10, 2016 6:30PM-9PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Springwater Trail Rm
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Planning Commission advises City Council on long-range, comprehensive planning and land use issues within the city.For more information about this event contact Tammy Richardson, Planning Technician at 503-618-2401 or Tammy.Richardson@GreshamOregon.gov.

Tuesday October 11, 2016
Start: 3:00 pm
End: 5:00 pm

When: Tue, Oct 11, 2016 3PM-5PM
Where: Gresham City Hall Conference Center
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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Policy Development meetings are informal sessions to review programs, receive progress reports on programs or projects, or to receive other information from staff. The Council periodically holds policy development meetings jointly with citizen advisory committees to discuss policy issues. For more information contact the City Recorder's Office at 503-618-2697. Read more about Council meetings.

Start: 5:30 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Pretty As A Picture

When: Tue, Oct 11, 2016 5:30PM-7PM
Where: Gresham Visual Arts Gallery
1331 NW Eastman Pky
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We are pleased to announce our newest exhibit, the "Through The Door" show. This exhibit runs from Oct. 10-Dec. 1, 2016 and features many local area artists. We hope you can join us for the artists' reception, which includes live music and light refreshments on Tuesday, Oct. 11 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm. Stop by and visit with the artists and find out more about their work.The Gresham Visual Arts Gallery is located in the Public Safety and Schools Building at 1331 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030 (adjacent to Gresham City Hall). The gallery is open for viewing weekdays 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, excluding holidays.Artwork on display in the gallery is for sale unless marked not for sale (NFS).

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 8:30 pm

Public Welcome. Get Involved!

When: Tue, Oct 11, 2016 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 jlctr@juno.com.

Wednesday October 12, 2016
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 7:30 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Wed, Oct 12, 2016 6:30PM-7:30PM
CANCELED
Where: Gresham City Hall
Oregon Trail Rm
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The Gresham Redevelopment Commission Advisory Committee (GRDCAC) meets as needed on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m.The GRDCAC advises the Gresham Redevelopment Commission (GRDC) on the implementation of Rockwood-West Gresham Urban Renewal plans.For more information, please contact Cecille Turley, Urban Renewal Program Technician, at 503-618-2545 or Cecille.Turley@GreshamOregon.gov.

Friday October 14, 2016
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Fri, Oct 14, 2016 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:

  • 6-8 p.m. for grades 6-8
  • 8-10 p.m. for grades 9-12

Registration formFor more information, contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Genealogy Help Hour
When: Every-other Friday 7-8PM
(First session Oct 14, 2016)
Where: Gresham Historical Society
410 N Main Ave
Gresham, OR
Get map!
(503)661-0347

Are you starting a family tree but don't know where to begin? Having a particular researching issue with an ancestor? Just want to talk genealogy shop? Come on down to the museum every other Friday 7-8PM. Our first geneaology help session begins 10/14. Admission is Free!

Saturday October 15, 2016
Start: 12:24 am
End: 4:00 pm

1874 Zimmerman House. Click to Enlarge

Happy Halloween!

When: Sat Oct 15, 2016 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: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Oct 15, 2016 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Downtown Gresham on Northwest Miller Avenue between 2nd and 3rd Streets
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The Gresham Farmers Market takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday from May to October. Held in downtown Gresham at NW 3rd Street and NW Miller Avenue, the market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, great food and live music. For more information visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website or Facebook page.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 10:00 am

Golden crowned Kinglet

Let's Go Bird Watching!
When: Sat Oct 15, 2016 9AM-10AM
Where: Nadaka Nature Park & Gardens
175th & NE Glisan
Gresham OR
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Cost: Free!

Join Friends of Nadaka and Audubon for a guided nature walk through Nadaka Nature Park. This is a family friendly event for beginner & advance bird watchers/ naturalists. Bring your own binoculars & field guides if possible. (Binoculars will be provided for those who do not own binoculars)

Start: 10:00 am
End: 2:00 pm

Safer Walking & Biking

When: Sat, Oct 15, 2016 10AM-2PM
Where: Gresham Civic Center
1333 NW Eastman Pky
Rockwood Rising Catalyst Site
18535 SE Stark Street
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Walk and TalkThe City wants to understand how getting around town can help you stay active, fit and healthy. Join us for a 2.2-mile walk from Gresham's Civic Center on Eastman Parkway to the new Rockwood Rising site on 187th and Stark Street. Along the walk, we want to hear from you about what street improvements would make walking and biking easier, safer and more enjoyable in Gresham. Slip on your walking shoes and join us.Families, strollers and mobile chairs are welcome.Language translation other than English available upon request; call 971-231-7426 to schedule. 12:00 - 2:00 pm: EatAt the Rockwood Rising site, come out to see what plans the Gresham Redevelopment Commission has been cooking up for a new Rockwood town center. Sample free foods from many different cultural cuisines from local entrepreneurs and food vendors. Learn what types of programs and services could be located there, and how you and your family can give input about what you'd like to see there.For more information about this event, contact Emily Bower at 503-618-2416 or Emily.Bower@GreshamOregon.gov.

Sunday October 16, 2016
Start: 11:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sun, Oct 16, 2016 11AM-3PM
Where: Next to Plaza del Sol
SE 187th Street
Get Map!

The Rockwood Farmers Market is a community-focused market featuring fresh produce from local farms in a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere. Purchase local fruits and produce, jams and jellies, enjoy hot food vendors, music, a weekly activity for kids and more.The outdoor market is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays next to the Plaza del Sol, SE 187th Avenue, between East Burnside and SE Stark Street. The market runs on Sundays until October 16. WIC, SNAP and Farm Direct coupons are accepted. Take the MAX: The market is conveniently located right off of the Rockwood/E 188th Ave MAX stop. There is parking available and the market is accessible for bikes as well.The Market is a collaboration of Ecumenical Ministries of Oregons Interfaith Food & Farms Partnership and the Rockwood Co-op.Be a sponsor, volunteer or vendor at the market. For more information call 503-221-1054, ext. 215 or email rockwoodfarmersmarket@gmail.com.Visit the Rockwood Farmers Market website.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, Oct 16, 2016 11AM-1PM
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
Get Map!

Free! Drop-in futsal games for boys and girls in grades 3-6, from 11 am to 1 pm Sundays in the Friends of the Children gym. Rain or shine. Supervised play is provided by Active Children Portland volunteers. This activity is sponsored by the City of Gresham. A signed waiver is required to participate.Read more about the Sunday Afternoon Futsal program and print the waiver. For more information, contact Jared Hoffman, 541-921-0686.

Monday October 17, 2016
Start: 4:30 pm
End: 6:30 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Mon, Oct 17, 2016 4:30PM-6:30PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Springwater Trail Rm
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Urban Forestry Subcommittee advises the City Council and staff about tree preservation, tree species for the Citys street tree list and trees to be designated to the Citys 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 October 18, 2016
Start: 4:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Tue, Oct 18, 2016 4PM-6PM
CANCELED
Where: Gresham City Hall
Council Chambers
1333 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 p.m. Gresham City Council meeting.Meeting start time varies.GRDC meetings allow necessary Rockwood-West Gresham Urban Renewal business to be dealt with, such as budget adoption, grant awards, public hearings, resolutions, etc.For more information, please contact Cecille Turley, Urban Renewal Program Technician, at 503-618-2545 or Cecille.Turley@GreshamOregon.gov.

Wednesday October 19, 2016
Start: 6:30 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Wed, Oct 19, 2016 6:30PM-8PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Oregon Trail Rm
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Design Commission is the primary advising subcommittee to the City Council on design excellence for the built environment of the city.For more information about this event contact Jamie Thomes at 503-618-2842 or Jamie.Thomes@GreshamOregon.gov.

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

When: Wed, Oct 19, 2016 7PM-9PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Conference Rm 3A
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Finance Committee advises Council on City financial matters. Finance Committee meetings take place on the third Wednesday of the month in conference room 3A from 7 - 9 p.m. at Gresham City Hall. For more information about the Finance Committee or about this meeting, contact Sharron Monohon at 503-618-2890 or Sharron.Monohon@GreshamOregon.gov.

Thursday October 20, 2016
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:00 pm

When: Thu, Oct 20, 2016 6:30PM-8PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Springwater Trail Conference Rm
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Community Development and Housing Subcommittee advises the City Council on community development and housing goals, policies and budgets.For more information about this event contact Laurie Wells, Program Analyst at 503-618-2404 or Laurie.Wells@GreshamOregon.gov.

Friday October 21, 2016
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Let's Hoop It Up!

When: Fri, Oct 21, 2016 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:

  • 6-8 p.m. for grades 6-8
  • 8-10 p.m. for grades 9-12

Registration formFor more information, contact Coach Michael Magnum at 503-975-2929.

Saturday October 22, 2016
Start: 8:30 am
End: 2:00 pm

Saturday's thru October

When: Sat, Oct 22, 2016 8:30AM-2PM
Where: Downtown Gresham on Northwest Miller Avenue between 2nd and 3rd Streets
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The Gresham Farmers Market takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday from May to October. Held in downtown Gresham at NW 3rd Street and NW Miller Avenue, the market offers shoppers fresh, local produce, meats, cheeses, flowers, crafts, great food and live music. For more information visit the Gresham Farmers' Market website or Facebook page.

Sunday October 23, 2016
Start: 11:00 am
End: 1:00 pm

Let's Kick Ball!

When: Sun, Oct 23, 2016 11AM-1PM
Where: Friends of the Children
424 NE 172nd Ave.
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Free! Drop-in futsal games for boys and girls in grades 3-6, from 11 am to 1 pm Sundays in the Friends of the Children gym. Rain or shine. Supervised play is provided by Active Children Portland volunteers. This activity is sponsored by the City of Gresham. A signed waiver is required to participate.Read more about the Sunday Afternoon Futsal program and print the waiver. For more information, contact Jared Hoffman, 541-921-0686.

Monday October 24, 2016
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Get involved, Make a difference

When: Mon, Oct 24, 2016 6:30PM-9PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Springwater Trail Rm
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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The Planning Commission advises City Council on long-range, comprehensive planning and land use issues within the city.For more information about this event contact Tammy Richardson, Planning Technician at 503-618-2401 or Tammy.Richardson@GreshamOregon.gov.

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Neighborhood Assn Board Meeting
When: Mon Oct 24, 2016 6:30PM-8PM
Where: Simmons' Foster Care
17104 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR
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Board meetings are scheduled for the 4th Monday each month 6:30PM
For more information please contact: info@wilkeseastna.org
Upcoming Meetings

  • Nov 28, 2016
  • Dec 2016 (no meeting)
  • Jan 23, 2017

BOARD MEMBERS NEEDED
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Help shape our neighborhood. Join the Board. Become a Member-at-Large. 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
PO Box 536
Fairview, OR 97024

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