OTCT Beautification and Clean-up

Come and help beautify Old Town Chinatown. Join in the fun with neighbors and community members in cleaning and beautifying the tree wells and streetscapes. Activities include: Invasive Plant Removal, Litter Cleanup, Maintenance & Monitoring, and etc.  Lunch will be served.  Let us know if you will be able to join us by registering online at the SOLVE website.

Register via SOLVE today!
Please bring gardening gloves and tools if you have them.

Date: Saturday, August 2nd
Time: 9:00 – 2:00 pm
Place: Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association, 317 NW Davis St.
Contact: Helen Ying503-803-4555

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NWNW Recycling Event

Date: Sat. August 23rd
Time: 9:00 – 12:00 noon
Place: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

Bring your waste, recycling, and re-use items

Suggested donation: $10 per visit

All proceeds benefit Neighbors West-Northwest, a non-profit coalition of 12 neighborhood associations.

Contact Jen for more information.

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Lovejoy Fountain Concert series

Date: Sat. August 15th
Featuring jazz by Thara Memory and Marilyn Keller

Date: Sat. August 22nd
Featuring Cuban dance music by Caña Son

Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Place: Lovejoy Fountain, 1990 SW 4th Ave


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National Night Out

Pearl District Movies in the Park
Date: Tuesday, Aug 5th
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm, movie begins at dusk
Place: The Fields Park, NW 11th and Pettygrove
Music by The Working Stiffs
Movie The Hunger Games: Catching Fire with Free Popcorn
Movie in the Park Pic
Old Town Chinatown Summer Picnic
Date: Tuesday, August 5th
Time: 4:30 – 7:00 pm
Place: NW Davis between 3rd & 4th
Everyone living or working in OTCT is invited. Complimentary barbeque and non-alcoholic beverages. Live Music and fun with your neighbors.
Portland Downtown Party
Date: Friday, August 8th
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Place: South Park Blocks
Music, food and a free raffle!

Check our online calendar or the City of Portland, Office of Neighborhood Involvement for various events city-wide!

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Nob Hill Sidewalk Sale

Come down to the Nob Hill Business District to enjoy the sun and find great deals!

Various businesses in the Nob Hill District, including the shops on NW 23rd will be taking part in the annual sidewalk sale. 

July 11th – 13th.

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Walkabout: Heritage Trees Walking Tour

Date: Sat. July 19th
Time: 9:00 – 12:00 noon
Place: International Rose Test Garden

Join Urban Forestry staff and your neighbors to learn about Heritage trees in the Arlington Heights and Goose Hollow neighborhoods! Learn about the types of trees that call Portland home and about how we can care for them!

Learn more at www.nwnw.org/walking

 RSVP requested to: jen@nwnw.org

How to get there and where to meet: Meet at the International Rose Test Garden parking lot. Look for a meet-up sign.

 Parking is available at paid meters inside Washington Park OR  Take the MAX to the park and ride the shuttle to the International Rose Test Garden! Visit www.washingtonparkpdx.org to find out more about transportation options.

 Questions: Contact Jen at 503-823-4265 or jen@nwnw.org.

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Community Policing Coffee Klatch

Date: Weds July 16th
Time: 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Place: Hotel deLuxe, 729 SW 15th Ave

Join your peers and Central Precinct Sargent Richard Deland for coffee and conversation to learn more about Portland’s community policing efforts, share your projects ideas and connect to neighbors interested in public safety. Receive an update about Portland Police’s walking beats as part of their Summer Initiative Program. Learn how to start a volunteer led foot patrol or neighborhood watch in your community. Discover local resources to support your National Night Out block party in August. Crime Prevention Coordinator Michael Boyer from the Office of Neighborhood Involvement will also attend as an additional resource! This event is sponsored by Neighbors West-Northwest, the Office of Neighborhood Involvement’s Crime Prevention Program and the Portland Police Bureau. Thanks to the Hotel deLuxe for donating the event space.

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Hillside 4th of July Picnic and Parade

Don your red, white & blue and decorate bikes, trikes and wagons! Join the parade, 11:00 AM on Friday, July 4 at the corner of NW Powhatan & NW Cumberland Road! Wind your way down the hill behind an official city escort to the Hillside Community Center for a neighborhood picnic! Activities for kids. Bring a blanket and sunscreen and stay for awhile! Hot dogs, chips and soda provided by Hillside Neighborhood Association. Last names A-L please bring dessert, M-Z a salad. Suggested donation of $20 per family.

Date: Fri., July 4th
Time: 11:00 am
Place: NW Pohatan & NW Cumberland Rd

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NWNW Parks Sub-committee

Parks sub-committee of the board, hosting Commissioner Amanda Fritz.

Commissioner Fritz will speak about the proposed Parks Bond Measure and its application in our area. Will include Q&A.

Date: Mon., June 23rd
Time: 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Place: Legacy Good Samaritan, Building 2 Auditorium

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Linnton Sidewalk Clean-up

Date: Sat., June 28th
Time: 9:00 – 1:00 pm
Place: Linnton Creek Trailhead, St Helens Rd (Parking on 107th)

Volunteer for a more walkable neighborhood!
Tools, gloves, and refreshments provided.


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