Category Archives: Wellness

Healthy Homes Workshop Monday, November 21, 7-8 PM

When: Monday, November 21, 7-8 PM Where: King School Facility, 4815 NE 7th Ave., entrance on 7th RSVP to katy at necoalition.org Reduce your family’s exposure to the contaminants and chemicals that can trigger asthma, allergies and other health concerns. … Continue reading

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Grand Opening of Kings Farmers Market, Sunday May 3rd

GRAND OPENING KINGS FARMERS MARKET SUNDAY May 3rd 10:00 am – 2:00 pm NE 7th & Wygant 40 Local Vendors Concordia residents will soon have a farmers market within minutes of their homes. This spring, the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods, … Continue reading

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Lead Poisoning Prevention Workshop March 12th

Learn how to protect your family from lead poisoning. This workshop is ideal for people who live in older homes with children or a pregnant woman. Qualified participants receive a free kit of safety and testing supplies. Thursday March 12th … Continue reading

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Local Group Seeks Health Insurance For Kids

“Why Not Portland?” This simple question is both the name of and driving force behind a grassroots campaign to bring low-cost health insurance to the children of Portland public schools. “It’s terrible that anybody is uninsured, and having uninsured children … Continue reading

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Enjoy Some Urban Hikes

Although Mt. Hood, the Gorge, and the Coast are always calling, we are lucky here in Portland because we can enjoy the great outdoors and stay close to home. Here are two “in-city” family-friendly hikes that let you stretch your … Continue reading

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Concordia Spring Wellness Fair, May 3

Come outside to welcome spring and wellness by joining your neighbors for a free Tai Chi class or massage in the street. This 2nd annual spring event sponsored by Concordia Neighborhood Association, Concordia Wellness Corner, and Fox Chase Businesses, will … Continue reading

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