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The Hemp and Cannabis Foundation --Portland Clinic

September 8: HempStalk is Back On Folks!

From the Willamette (Weak): Smoke 'em if you got 'em, because Hempstalk is back on! The third annual event, organized by The Hemp and Cannabis Foundation (THC…right on!), was canceled last May when Portland Parks and Recreation decided against allowing public parks to be used by pot-smoking partyers.. But after a meeting Aug. 6 between [...]

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August 19: There's Just Too Much To Do and It's All Free!

This is taken from Around The Sun. Amy has constant information on free things happening in the Portland over there. Here is a video from the last year's India Festival and here is another. It's happening in Pioneer Square right now! Sunday, August 19: Pioneer Courthouse Square will host the India Festival. A full day [...]

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August 16 Daily Stank Image Bank #2: "Do Not Disturb Tree"

From Portland Online: City gets aggressive in fight against illegal tree cutting in Portland's parks and natural areas Citing the extensive economic and environmental damage caused by illegal cutting of trees in the city's parks, natural areas and streetscapes, Portland Parks Commissioner Dan Saltzman has directed Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R) to take an aggressive [...]

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August 11: Free Events in Portland

I wrote about Around the Sun earlier this week (Ideas For Saving Money in Portland and Beyond). Here are the Saturday events provided by Amy. Keep checking Around the Sun for more free action in Portland. Saturday, August 11: Lincoln Crockett will be performing at Edgefield at 7 pm. 21 and over. For more information, [...]

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I Love the SS…no, not that ONE! I'm Talking Sundae Sunday!

Cami, over at Metblogger, has the low-down on the best thing I've heard in a while: This Sunday is the 27th annual Sellwood Sundae in the Park. If you've never heard of it or you've never been this might be the time to check it out. I've gone every year since I moved back to [...]

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Mayor Tom Potter Continues to Drink on The Job!

As reported a couple weeks ago (Mayor Tom Potter gets to drink on the job—how sweet!), an important function of a Portland Mayor is to drink beer.  It looks like he's doing it again tomorrow. From his calender: 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM LEAD/WALK: Oregon Brewers Festival Parade loc: (Rogue Brewery to Waterfront) Wow, I really [...]

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Movies in the Park This Weekend- Harry Potter, Grease, Casablanca

I saw this at Livejournal…I'm assuming these all start at dusk. Friday, July 27: Casablanca @Esther Short Park Grease @ Pioneer Square Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire @ Sellwood Park Saturday, July 28: Jurassic Park 3 @ Westmoreland Park

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July 25 Daily Stank Image Bank 1 – Kickball in the Park & Ace Hotel Picnic

I dropped by the kickball at Col. Summers Park last Sunday. Here are some pics I took. Sorry, that I don't have a good pic of Hot Audrey in torn shorts. Click on Thumbs for larger sizes: Oh yeah, Ace Hotel was having a party/picnic also…

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Mt Tabor Park

Mt Tabor Concert Tonight: Norman Sylvester with Gretchen Mitchell – (original R&B)

From About.com:When: 6:30 p.m. Where: SE 69th & Taylor What: Laid-back shows. Everyone is welcome. Bring a blanket, a picnic, and plenty of friends and/or family. Dogs are ok, too but they should be kept on a leash. July 24 – Norman Sylvester with Gretchen Mitchell – (original R&B) July 31 Rhythm Culture (reggae)

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"Summer Concerts in the Parks"–Twenty free concerts July 12-20

(Portland, OR) — Portland Parks & Recreation has announced the schedule of dates and artists for the 2007 Summer Concerts in the Parks, free performances held in neighborhood parks throughout the city. During July, August and September, the public can enjoy music al fresco in parks from Rose City in Northeast Portland to Willamette Park [...]

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Reminder–Mt Tabor Tuesday Night Concert Series starts shortly!

INFO is here from earlier post. See you there! -j.c.

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Mt. Tabor Tuesday Night Concert Series starts July 10

From About.com: When: 6:30 p.m. Where: SE 69th & Taylor What: Laid-back shows. Everyone is welcome. Bring a blanket, a picnic, and plenty of friends and/or family. Dogs are ok, too but they should be kept on a leash. Schedule: July 10 – Bodacious (gumbo Americano) July 17 – Donna Jose & the Side Effects(country [...]

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"Summer Concerts in the Parks" begins tonight with the Ward Stroud Band in Fernhill Park

Description: (Portland, OR) — Portland Parks & Recreation has announced the schedule of dates and artists for the 2007 Summer Concerts in the Parks, free performances held in neighborhood parks throughout the city. During July, August and September, the public can enjoy music al fresco in parks from Rose City in Northeast Portland to Willamette [...]

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Salmon for the Sandy art project and kickoff concert in Jamison Square

Thursday, July 5, 2007 5:00 PM Jamison Square Park 810 NW 11th Ave Portland, Oregon 97209 (Yahoo! Maps, Google Maps) Info: The Salmon Sculptures Fish ArtA group of 52-inch-long salmon will be placed at sponsored locations throughout the Portland metropolitan area from July through October 2007. Each fish will be molded out of fiberglass, mounted [...]

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Celebrate Canada today?

Info: Yes Folks, It is that time of year again, when we can come together to celebrate Canada. Yes, that’s right: July 1st. Its right around the corner! If you are interested in appreciating all things Canadian please join us! When: Sunday July 1, 6pm What: Potluck/picnic where Canadians and Canadian allies can appreciate all [...]

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June 26–Daily Stank Image Bank – Thirsty Pigeon

Photo by: rynsoft

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Saturday, June 23 – Roller Derby, Naked Bike Ride, Bike Fair

Here are some Saturday events for you: Roller Derby is on: If you haven't been, it is one of those events you should see during your lifetime–Expo Center, 6PM Naked Bike Ride – Yep, there is another naked bike ride, and this one should be warmer than the first. It starts at Free geek at [...]

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