Category Archives: History

NECN Community Economic Development Council Speaker Series

Where: Curious Comedy 5225 NE MLK Blvd Portland, OR 97211 Tues, Nov 1, 2011 6-8PM “The Supreme purpose of history is a better world” – Herbert Hoover A panel discussion and Q&A for those interested in Learning more about grassroots … Continue reading

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United Villages Hosts Free Community History Storytelling Saturday, January 29th

Community Outreach of Our United Villages is hosting a free Community History Storytelling focusing on the stories of Northeast Portland history as told by the people who have lived and worked within them. Below is a calendar announcement. RSVP required. … Continue reading

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“On Lifes Term: The Middle Passage” Premiers at Miracles Club

Writer, Poet Nabeeh Mustafa and Producer/Director Floyd Cruse will reproduce their 2005 production of On Life’s Term: The Middle Passage at The Miracles Club with four performances, March 27-March 28 and April 3-April 4. This dramatic play parallels slavery and … Continue reading

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Celebrate Black History Month at Concordia University

Concordia University will be hosting a series of inspirational religious leader for Black History Month events this February. All events are free and open to the public. For more information download the program of events, or visit Concordia University for … Continue reading

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CARNIVAL at Newspace Center for Photography, February 5th through 28th

CARNIVAL February 5th through 28th Newspace Center for Photography 1632 SE 10th Ave. Portland, OR 97214 503.963.1935 phone www.newspacephoto.org Opening Reception Friday, February 5th, 6-9pm FEATURING: Jessica Acevedo, Marah Anderson, Michelle Bates, Meg Birnbaum, Adam Blackman, Craig Blankenhorn, Calvin Chen, … Continue reading

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Podcast: Environmentalism in Oregon

A discussion of the history of Environmentalism in Oregon. Originally aired on Oregon 150 radio, on May 7th, 2009. The guests include William G. Robinson, Concordia’s Don Francis, and Steve Pedery.

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