Improve Beaver Habitat at Errol Heights Park

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Errol Heights Natural Area (Inner SE Portland)

Saturday, October 21, 9:00 AM-noon

Join Portland Parks & Recreation and the Friends of Errol Heights to complete important ecological enhancement projects at this little gem of a Park. Keep your eye out for beaver, ducks and other wildlife as you volunteer alongside other community members! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle, rain gear and sunhat. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea and snacks provided. Children welcome, and must be accompanied by an attentive adult.

Meet at: SE 52nd & SE Tenino Dr.  From Woodstock St., drive south on SE 52nd to SE Tenino Dr. (watch for a dirt road on your right, which is Tenino Dr.) Park along SE 52nd. Please be aware not to block neighbor’s driveways. From Johnson Creek Blvd., drive north on SE 45th Place, which turns into Harney Drive. Turn left onto SE 52nd and park near the next turnoff to Tenino Dr.

Tri-met bus: #75 will drop you off at SE 45th & Tenino Dr. Walk about 200 feet south on SE 45th and walk the trail through the natural area to the SE 52nd St. entrance (~ ½ mile).

Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. Exit trail at the SE 45th St. entrance and then ride a short distance north and up the slight hill on Harney Drive. Turn left onto SE 52nd and left again onto SE Tenino Dr., which is a dirt road.

For more information contact Susan at: susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6131 by 3:00pm on Friday, October 20. Day of event call Paul: 503-348-7681 or text/call Susan: 503-823-5937.

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Learning Garden Labs Harvest Festival 2017

It’s that time of year for the Annual Harvest Festival at the Learning Gardens Lab. Bring the whole family for a celebration of autumn with us 🍁🍃🎃! They will also be hosting a donation drive for Puerto Rico.

Check out the farm stand, pumpkin patch and get a garden tour from their wonderful staff and volunteer members!  There will be kids activities and crafts such as posie making and pumpkin painting. Rain or shine they will be out there! Don’t forget to stop by the BDNA table and say, “Hi!”

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Spooktacular 2017!

Spread the word to ghosts and goblins far and wide that the Brentwood-Darlington Neighborhood Association is haunting the Brentwood-Darlington Community Center on October 22nd, 2017, 4:00-7:00PM.  Bring your costumes to wear and some to share for the costume exchange.  Fun, games, food (bring some to share, if you can!), and a Trunk-or-Treat make this FREE family-friendly event a must!  Everyone is welcome, regardless of neighborhood!  RSVP to our event on Facebook!

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National Night Out 2017

Join us for our annual National Night Out community party July 30th, 4:00-8:00PM.  Food and fun – FREE FOR EVERYONE!  The BDNA will be providing light refreshments and neighbors are encouraged to contribute to the pot luck dinner.  Please come, even if you don’t have a dish to share.  Tell your friends and neighbors and join us for a fun party!

4:30-6:30PM – Face painting by Green Tulip Peace and Nature School

6:00-8:00PM – Interactive story time and balloon animals with Olive and Dingo

Thank you to Woodstock New Season, Grocery Outlet, and Fat Cupcake for donating food to this event!

Moose Lodge 2nd Annual Kids Halloween Night Event

October 31st, 5-9pm
Moose Lodge #291, 7414 SE 52nd Ave

Join your neighbors for some safe and spooky fun at the 2nd Annual Kids Halloween Night Event, hosted by the Women of the Moose and the Loyal Order of the Moose. With face painting, goodies, a maze, and more, this non-alcoholic, family-friendly event is sure to have more treats than tricks! Event will be held at Moose Lodge #291 on October 31st from 5-9pm.

For more information, view their flyer here or call 503-771-6028.