Category Archives: Parks

Annual Spring Egg Hunt at Fernhill Park

Saturday, April 7th The Hunt begins at 10:00 AM SHARP Rain or Shine! (Near the Playground along NE 37th Avenue) Please Join Us for Free Family-Friendly Fun! Sponsored by The Concordia Neighborhood Association & American Legion Post 134 We will be Accepting Donations … Continue reading

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Enjoy the Ainsworth Arboretum by Bike, Sunday Parkways, Sunday 9/25

by kpkaye Join Jim Gersbach, local tree steward, member of the Concordia Tree Team and creator of the Ainsworth Linear Arboretum for a bicycle tour of the Ainsworth Arboretum. The tour will be held during NE Sunday Parkways on September 25, … Continue reading

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ECOPALOOZA Saturday August 7th in Fernhill Park

Join us for ECOPALOOZA www.econw.org

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2010 Concerts in Fernhill Park

Fernhill Park – NE 37 Ave, north of Ainsworth, 6:30-8:30 PM July 9: Stephanie Schneiderman Band (alt rock) July 16: Quick & Easy Boys (funky tonk) July 23: Jon Koonce & One More Mile (blues) Concordia Neighborhood Association presents National … Continue reading

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2010 Egg Hunt attracts Hundreds

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Arbor Week Photography Show, Friday, April 9th, 6 pm to 8:30 pm

I love trees because… “Of their determination to live, grow, produce and harbor life” – Matthew Scoggins “They make me feel peaceful and happy” -Betsy Valle “Like people, they feel, grow, change with the seasons, develop their own roots, and … Continue reading

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Nuts About Nature! Outdoor Preschool Program

A new preschool program is being offered by Portland Parks and Recreation. Nuts About Nature will take place at Whitaker Ponds a gem of a place to work with young children: there’s birds galore, owls, raccoons, nutria, beavers, ponds, forests, … Continue reading

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Join us for the Ainsworth Linear Arboretum Tree Walk Sunday, October 11th

Portland Parks & Recreation started the Ainsworth Linear Arboretum four years ago with the idea of showcasing unique varieties of trees in an urban setting. This is a great way to learn about our neighborhood and decide on what tree … Continue reading

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A Multigenerational Evening

Bernice Morrow who recently celebrated her 100th birthday enjoyed listening to Tony Furtado in concert at Fernhill Park. Also in attendance was Dan and Maggie O’Leary with their son John and ten day old Brigid. Seated L to R: Bernice … Continue reading

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Dig Out Those Old T-Shirts and Support Fernhill Park Concerts

by Jennifer Warberg Bring life to your old hoodie or the t-shirt your kid spilled ketchup on last month and show your love for Fernhill Park! At the concert on July 10th, refurbish your garments or favorite tote bag by … Continue reading

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