August 2017

FOREST PARK HIKE – Members and Volunteers Only

  • August 29, 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • Wildwood trailhead information sign and map

Join us on the Wildwood Trail – Leif Erikson Loop in Forest Park.  Our hike is at the northern end of Forest Park, an easy 4.1 mile round trip.  There are no picnic tables on the trail, but bring a lunch and we will find a spot to eat after the hike. 

GARDEN PARTY – Members and Volunteers Only

  • August 30, 2017
  • 4:00 PM
  • Janet and Kehrnan’s home

The Village is trying something new – a social gathering at the home of one of our members.  The hope is that many of us can get together in a quiet, relaxed atmosphere to socialize and build community. 

September 2017

MEN’S COOKING I and II – Members Only

  • September 8, 2017
  • 6:00 PM
  • John Braunger’s home

Join with other men in the Northeast Village in an activity where we can learn from each other. The theme of this session is Apples.

INTRODUCTION TO NE VILLAGE PDX

  • September 10, 2017
  • 1:30 PM
  • Hollywood Library

Anyone interested in learning about the Village movement in general, and the Northeast Village PDX in particular, is invited to attend.

NEIGHBORHOOD WALK: South Portland to South Waterfront Park – Open to All

  • September 11, 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • Meet at the corner of SW Kelly Avenue and SW Curry Street

This 3.25-mile walk begins and ends in the South Portland Historic District. The southern half of the walk offers blocks of restored nineteenth-century homes; the northern half, historic fountains, great city views, and a beautiful stroll along South Waterfront Park, one of the city’s newest parks.

ANNUAL MEETING AND POTLUCK – Members Only

  • September 13, 2017
  • 6:00 PM
  • Rose City Park United Methodist Church

Join us for the NEV Annual Meeting and a Potluck Supper. Elections will be held at this meeting and the NEV Governing Council is preparing a slate of nominees for presentation.

PRESENTATION: AGE-PROOF GARDENING AT HOME – members & volunteers

  • September 15, 2017
  • 2:00 PM
  • McMenamin’s Kennedy School

Patty Cassidy, author of The Age-Proof Garden and The Illustrated Practical Guide to Gardening for Seniors, will speak to novice and experienced gardeners who wish to continue gardening as they age, on topics such as garden design and plant choices, and rethinking and adapting tools.

SINGING GROUP – members only

  • September 27, 2017
  • 1:30 PM
  • Hosted by Helen Richardson at her home

Come sing with us – no experience necessary. From old standards to folk and Broadway tunes to rock and beyond, we will decide together what songs we sing.