Every three minutes, someone in the US is diagnosed with a blood cancer like leukemia. It can happen to anyone at any time—but so can a cure – a marrow transplant. Most of us won’t have a matching marrow donor in our family. For more information go to Be The Match.
Back to School Fair Supporting Teachers
Honor the local teachers who inspire our students on Thursday September 3rd from 5-8pm! Trudy's Living Room is thrilled to showcase the teachers' beautiful works of art! Let's celebrate our teachers as everyone heads back to school at this FUN monthly Art Show! Enjoy the "back to school" fair provided by Country Grains at Fir Point Farm!
The 11th annual Widmer Brothers Brewing Oktoberfest is just around the corner! Gates open at 3pm- until 11pm on Sept 12th at the brewery 929 N Russell. Tickets are $10, and are avilable for presale at brownpapertickets.com. Featured bands are Tango Alpha Tango, Water Tower, Garcia Birthday Band. Get ready for German food and tasty beer! MUST BE 21 OR OLDER. For more details visit Windmerbrothers.com.
Dennis' 7 Dees is committed to supporting Human Solutions' efforts to provide emergency shelter and services to hundreds of homeless families in the greater Portland area. Join us for a fun-filled day - great golf, games and prizes. Your entry fee includes: 18-holes, continental breakfast, lunch, cart and much more! Join us on September 17th, 2015 at 7:30am at Langdon Farms, 24377 NE Airport Road, Aurora OR. Click here to register!
The 11th Annual Walk, Roll & Run for United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon and Southwest Washington takes off on Saturday September 19th! Choose the 2.5 mile stroll and roll around the Eastbank Esplanade, or the 5k or 8K run on the Springwater Corridor—both raise much-needed funds for UCP’s ongoing mission to ensure a life without limits for those with disabilities. There’s also food, music, booths and Rojo the Llama to enjoy after the event! Register today at www.walkrollnrun.org. When you do, make sure and enter the promo code “BEWELLNW” and get $5 off your registration fee!
Help support the YMCA Child Care Division with an evening of Lights, Camera, Auction! Proceeds from this event benefit the YMCA's 2015 Annual Campaign to provide financial assistance for familes and youth development programs. The benefit dinner and silent auction will be held at the Multnomah Athletic Club on Saturday, September 19th and will go from 5:30pm to 10pm. To purchase tickets and learn more, click here.
The FIRST all-celeb based horror convention is coming to Portland, OR, and will give fans of all genres of horror and all forms (from film to art and music to literature) the perfect mix of everything they love all rolled into one gore-filled weekend. Top celebrities including Ari Lehman (Friday the 13th), Adrienne King (Friday the 13th), Dana Ashbrook (Twin Peaks), live bands, horror burlesque, oddities, nonstop film screenings, celebrity led workshops, personalized VIP parties, and panels from authors, actors, directors and makeup artists. Join the fun this November at the Oregon Convention Center. Buy your tickets here.