Portland, Oregon — Join Hollywood and Rose City Park Neighborhood Associations for their two Family Concerts in the Park. The Saturday, July 21 concert will feature The Kooltones. The classic rock cover band includes musicians Marty McCray, Jeff Munkers and Andy Campbell and Cam Dutz. Several of the band members have been playing together for nearly 40 years –they’ve played about every 50’s and 60’s hit song and have expanded their repertoire to include 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and even some current hits. They will get everyone dancing!
The July 28 concert will feature the group Bayou Boyz – who play Louisiana Blues, Swamp Pop, Cajun and Funk styles. The band includes musicians: Steve Kerin, Mark Shark, Brian Foxworth and David Kahl. Picnickers will feel the spirit and groove to their unique sound.
The Concerts will be held at the west end of Rose City Park near Thompson and NE 62nd Avenue. Entertainment starts at 6 pm and runs until 8 pm. Pack a picnic basket or get some carryout from a local neighborhood eatery.
Come enjoy the music and meet some of your neighbors!
Saturday, June 16th, 6:30 – 10:30 PM
The German Klub invites you to come eat, drink and dance to the Big Band sound of one of Portland’s favorite bands. Since 1989 the Pranksters have been performing 100’s of dance tunes from the early swing era of Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Glenn Miller and Tommy Dorsey. A wide variety of ballroom dance and Latin dance styles may also be heard during their performance. $30 per person includes entrance, appetizers, dinner, desserts and one hosted beverage. Fabulous food for the evening will be sponsored by NoHo’s Hawaiian Café and wonderful wines by St. Josef’s winery.
Learn of Early Portlander Henry Villard and His Significant Contributions to our City
$5 admission fee
RSVP email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
With State Senator Michael Dembrow
Board Elections for 2018-19 and more:
May 22, 2018 7 to 9 PM
German American Society 5606 NE Alameda
Link to Board nominees:
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Additional 2018 information updated here
Volunteering is fun and a great way to help support the neighborhood and meet your neighbors. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch for more info.
Call Kara Mumma (503) 953-5397
Link to City of Portland website with information related to the Residential Project Infill Draft: https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bps/article/678802
Comments/Testimonies are being solicited now for the Residential Infill Project(RIP), see below. I encourage each of you to comment individually to the City of Portland as well as participate in one or both of the scheduled RCPNA discussions.
PSC(Planning and Sustainability Commission) hearings scheduled for May 8 and 15th. Their recommendation will be forwarded to the City Council for consideration in late summer.
Scheduled RCPNA Meetings on RIP:
- The RCPNA LU & TC are scheduled to discuss this item at our next meeting, Thurs. April 19th 7-9 pm at the Early Head Start Auditorium at Owen Blank School, 909 NE 52nd.
- The RCPNA Board are scheduled to review this item and the LU & TC recommendation on Tues. May 1st 7-9 pm at the German American Society, 5626 NE Alameda.
Both meeting are open to the public. Please review this material prior to these scheduled meetings to assist us in making a constructive recommendation to the City.
Tamara DeRidder, AICP