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Wednesday, September 17

kids-dancing

Mommy (Daddy) & Me: Movement + Playtime

when: Sep 17 at 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

where: Tigard, The Ballroom Dance Company, 8900 SW Commercial St., Portland, OR

cost: $10/parent:child combo or Bring a Friend $15/2 parent:child combos per class

ages: 4 months to 3 years

the scoop:

This fun, hands-on creative movement and play class for parents and kids focuses on gentle… read more
Northbrook Earth and Arbor Day Bash

Honeybee Hikes

when: every Wednesday at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

where: SE, Leach Botanical Garden, 6704 SE 122nd Ave., Portland, Or

cost: $3/child (non-walkers free)

ages: 2 - 6

the scoop:

Every Wednesday join other preschoolers for a fun nature walk. Look for wildlife, discover what’s… read more
We rode the roller coster at Oaks Park

Chipper’s Preschool Rides

when: Sep 17 at 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

where: SE, Oaks Amusement Park, 7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland, Or

cost: $7.50/child, Adults free

ages: 6 and under

the scoop:

Bumpy boats 14 times in a row?  Sure!  Littlest ones can enjoy kiddie rides to… read more
Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all abilities. Our program focuses on healthy brain development, deepening bonds and the magic of creative self expression through music, movement and creative play explorations. Chirp! Offers research-based age-specific groups called nestings which include a variety of engaging and sensory rich experiences all specially selected to support the developmental needs of each child from birth to five years. Instead of a rigid curriculum, our nestings are designed with your child’s growth in mind. Each and every session is individually crafted and offered by Board-Certified Music Therapists with early childhood training and extensive experience with infants, young children and those with special needs. Registration is required - www.ChirpMusicTherapy.com/registration Come see what all the Chirping is about!

Chirp! Early Childhood Music Groups

when: Sep 17 - Oct 27 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: SE, Be Space, 211 SE 11th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $200 for 8 week series

ages: 5 and under

the scoop:

Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all… read more
The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere. Students develop strength, balance, flexibility, and their imaginations while working with others to explore the intersection of ensemble physical theater and circus arts.BabyCircus_023_20100210 We offer classes and camps in trapeze, aerial dance, acrobatics, partnering, creative movement, physical theater, and circus skills for ages 1 – 100, including a full range of aerial and acrobatics classes for youth, teens, adults and Baby Circus!

Do Jump Fall Classes

when: Sep 17 - Dec 14 at various

where: Hawthorne and Multnomah Village, Echo Theater and Multnomah Arts Center, 1515 SE 37th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $208-$260

ages: 1.5 and up

the scoop:

The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere.… read more

Thursday, September 18

Books have such a great way of bringing people together! Join us every Tuesday morning at 11am for wonderful stories!

Story Time at Green Bean Books

when: every Thursday at 3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Alberta, Green Bean Books, 1600 NE Alberta St., Portland, OR

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Make it a habit to join Green Bean Books for their free, weekly story times,… read more
Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all abilities. Our program focuses on healthy brain development, deepening bonds and the magic of creative self expression through music, movement and creative play explorations. Chirp! Offers research-based age-specific groups called nestings which include a variety of engaging and sensory rich experiences all specially selected to support the developmental needs of each child from birth to five years. Instead of a rigid curriculum, our nestings are designed with your child’s growth in mind. Each and every session is individually crafted and offered by Board-Certified Music Therapists with early childhood training and extensive experience with infants, young children and those with special needs. Registration is required - www.ChirpMusicTherapy.com/registration Come see what all the Chirping is about!

Chirp! Early Childhood Music Groups

when: Sep 18 - Oct 27 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: SE, Be Space, 211 SE 11th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $200 for 8 week series

ages: 5 and under

the scoop:

Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all… read more
The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere. Students develop strength, balance, flexibility, and their imaginations while working with others to explore the intersection of ensemble physical theater and circus arts.BabyCircus_023_20100210 We offer classes and camps in trapeze, aerial dance, acrobatics, partnering, creative movement, physical theater, and circus skills for ages 1 – 100, including a full range of aerial and acrobatics classes for youth, teens, adults and Baby Circus!

Do Jump Fall Classes

when: Sep 18 - Dec 14 at various

where: Hawthorne and Multnomah Village, Echo Theater and Multnomah Arts Center, 1515 SE 37th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $208-$260

ages: 1.5 and up

the scoop:

The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere.… read more

Friday, September 19

Just Between Friends is the Peninsula's largest baby, children's and maternity consignment sale! Held twice a year at the San Mateo Event Center, shoppers can find over 35,000 items including baby gear, clothing, shoes, toys, furniture and more at 50-90% off of retail prices. Sunday is our half-price sale when many items go 50% off! Sellers earn 60% automatically or 65% if they help at the sale and they get to shop the sale early, before it's open to the public! All unsold, donated items benefit InnVision Shelter Network which serves over 1,700 homeless children on the Peninsula. Join us March 28-30! Hours: Friday: 12-9pm; Saturday: 9am-5pm, Sunday: 9am-2pm. Visit http://www.sanmateo.jbfsale.com to print off a free admission pass!

Score Bargains at the Just Between Friends Sale

when: Sep 19 - Sep 21 at Fri. 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun. 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

where: North Portland, Portland Expo Center, 2060 N Marine Dr., Portland, OR

cost: $10/adult Friday; Free Saturday and Sunday

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Just Between Friends  is having their humongous consignment event where thousands of new and gently… read more
Kids Crafts Fingerpainting

Storytime + Craft Activity

when: every Friday at 10:30 am to 11:00 am

where: Multnomah Village, The Craft Factory, 7832 SW Capitol Hwy, Suite B, Portland, Or

cost: Free storytime, $5 craft

ages: All ages, but geared toward toddlers and pre-schoolers

the scoop:

Please join us every Friday morning at 10:30 a.m. for a storytime and craft. The… read more
Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all abilities. Our program focuses on healthy brain development, deepening bonds and the magic of creative self expression through music, movement and creative play explorations. Chirp! Offers research-based age-specific groups called nestings which include a variety of engaging and sensory rich experiences all specially selected to support the developmental needs of each child from birth to five years. Instead of a rigid curriculum, our nestings are designed with your child’s growth in mind. Each and every session is individually crafted and offered by Board-Certified Music Therapists with early childhood training and extensive experience with infants, young children and those with special needs. Registration is required - www.ChirpMusicTherapy.com/registration Come see what all the Chirping is about!

Chirp! Early Childhood Music Groups

when: Sep 19 - Oct 27 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: SE, Be Space, 211 SE 11th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $200 for 8 week series

ages: 5 and under

the scoop:

Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all… read more
The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere. Students develop strength, balance, flexibility, and their imaginations while working with others to explore the intersection of ensemble physical theater and circus arts.BabyCircus_023_20100210 We offer classes and camps in trapeze, aerial dance, acrobatics, partnering, creative movement, physical theater, and circus skills for ages 1 – 100, including a full range of aerial and acrobatics classes for youth, teens, adults and Baby Circus!

Do Jump Fall Classes

when: Sep 19 - Dec 14 at various

where: Hawthorne and Multnomah Village, Echo Theater and Multnomah Arts Center, 1515 SE 37th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $208-$260

ages: 1.5 and up

the scoop:

The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere.… read more
kids-dancing

Mommy (Daddy) & Me: Movement + Playtime

when: Sep 19 at 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

where: Tigard, The Ballroom Dance Company, 8900 SW Commercial St., Portland, OR

cost: $10/parent:child combo or Bring a Friend $15/2 parent:child combos per class

ages: 4 months to 3 years

the scoop:

This fun, hands-on creative movement and play class for parents and kids focuses on gentle… read more
Please Enter Kids Room Tours

Paulaner Oktoberfest

when: Sep 19 - Sep 21 at 3 p.m.-midnight Fri; 11 a.m.-midnight Sat.; 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Sun.

where: Sellwood, Oaks Amusement Park, 7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland, OR

cost: $2-$5/person

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Enjoy German culture with this festive annual celebration at Oaks Park, featuring live oompa and… read more

Saturday, September 20

Greenhouse Tour & Planting in the Silverton Market Garden

Play in the Dirt with the Jr. Gardener’s Club

when: Sep 20 at see listing for start times

where: Silverton, Oregon Garden, 879 W. Main St., Silverton, Or

cost: $3/child in advance (includes one adult); $5/child and adult day of; free for Oregon Garden members (Rose level and above)

ages: 5-10 with an adult

the scoop:

Little green thumbs can join The Oregon Garden’s Jr. Gardener’s Club this summer for a… read more
Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all abilities. Our program focuses on healthy brain development, deepening bonds and the magic of creative self expression through music, movement and creative play explorations. Chirp! Offers research-based age-specific groups called nestings which include a variety of engaging and sensory rich experiences all specially selected to support the developmental needs of each child from birth to five years. Instead of a rigid curriculum, our nestings are designed with your child’s growth in mind. Each and every session is individually crafted and offered by Board-Certified Music Therapists with early childhood training and extensive experience with infants, young children and those with special needs. Registration is required - www.ChirpMusicTherapy.com/registration Come see what all the Chirping is about!

Chirp! Early Childhood Music Groups

when: Sep 20 - Oct 27 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: SE, Be Space, 211 SE 11th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $200 for 8 week series

ages: 5 and under

the scoop:

Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all… read more
The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere. Students develop strength, balance, flexibility, and their imaginations while working with others to explore the intersection of ensemble physical theater and circus arts.BabyCircus_023_20100210 We offer classes and camps in trapeze, aerial dance, acrobatics, partnering, creative movement, physical theater, and circus skills for ages 1 – 100, including a full range of aerial and acrobatics classes for youth, teens, adults and Baby Circus!

Do Jump Fall Classes

when: Sep 20 - Dec 14 at various

where: Hawthorne and Multnomah Village, Echo Theater and Multnomah Arts Center, 1515 SE 37th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $208-$260

ages: 1.5 and up

the scoop:

The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere.… read more
Please Enter Kids Room Tours

Paulaner Oktoberfest

when: Sep 20 - Sep 21 at 3 p.m.-midnight Fri; 11 a.m.-midnight Sat.; 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Sun.

where: Sellwood, Oaks Amusement Park, 7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland, OR

cost: $2-$5/person

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Enjoy German culture with this festive annual celebration at Oaks Park, featuring live oompa and… read more
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Slabtown Parade and Festival

when: Sep 20 at 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

where: Slabtown, Northwest Library Parking Lot, 801 NW 23rd Ave., Portland, OR

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

The eighth annual Slabtown Festival will kick things off with a parade, led by the… read more
Red Rocks

Something’s Fishy at the Sturgeon Festival

when: Sep 20 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: Vancouver, Water Resources Education Center, 4600 SE Columbia Way, Vancouver, WA

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Learn about the animals that live in and around the Columbia River with a Birds… read more
Just Between Friends is the Peninsula's largest baby, children's and maternity consignment sale! Held twice a year at the San Mateo Event Center, shoppers can find over 35,000 items including baby gear, clothing, shoes, toys, furniture and more at 50-90% off of retail prices. Sunday is our half-price sale when many items go 50% off! Sellers earn 60% automatically or 65% if they help at the sale and they get to shop the sale early, before it's open to the public! All unsold, donated items benefit InnVision Shelter Network which serves over 1,700 homeless children on the Peninsula. Join us March 28-30! Hours: Friday: 12-9pm; Saturday: 9am-5pm, Sunday: 9am-2pm. Visit http://www.sanmateo.jbfsale.com to print off a free admission pass!

Score Bargains at the Just Between Friends Sale

when: Sep 20 - Sep 21 at Fri. 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun. 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

where: North Portland, Portland Expo Center, 2060 N Marine Dr., Portland, OR

cost: $10/adult Friday; Free Saturday and Sunday

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Just Between Friends  is having their humongous consignment event where thousands of new and gently… read more

Sunday, September 21

Please Enter Kids Room Tours

Paulaner Oktoberfest

when: Sep 21 - Sep 21 at 3 p.m.-midnight Fri; 11 a.m.-midnight Sat.; 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Sun.

where: Sellwood, Oaks Amusement Park, 7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland, OR

cost: $2-$5/person

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Enjoy German culture with this festive annual celebration at Oaks Park, featuring live oompa and… read more
Kids Weekend Events 10

Last Chance Luau

when: Sep 21 at 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

where: Sellwood, Salvador Molly's Roadhouse and Tiki Garden, 4729 SE Milwaukie Ave., Portland, OR

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Put a little bit of the island feeling into your weekend and join Salvador Molly’s… read more
Watch the kids rock through a set of Black Sabbath tunes at the historic Star Theater! Doors 2pm. Show 3pm. Normally $12 adv, $15 at door. However if you mention this event you can get in for FREE!!!

School of Rock Lake Oswego Presents: Black Sabbath

when: Sep 21 at 2 p.m. (doors); 3 p.m. (show) to 5 p.m.

where: Downtown , Star Theater, 13 NW 6th, Portland, OR

cost: Free (if you mention Red Tricycle!)

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Watch the kids rock through a set of Black Sabbath tunes at the historic Star… read more
Just Between Friends is the Peninsula's largest baby, children's and maternity consignment sale! Held twice a year at the San Mateo Event Center, shoppers can find over 35,000 items including baby gear, clothing, shoes, toys, furniture and more at 50-90% off of retail prices. Sunday is our half-price sale when many items go 50% off! Sellers earn 60% automatically or 65% if they help at the sale and they get to shop the sale early, before it's open to the public! All unsold, donated items benefit InnVision Shelter Network which serves over 1,700 homeless children on the Peninsula. Join us March 28-30! Hours: Friday: 12-9pm; Saturday: 9am-5pm, Sunday: 9am-2pm. Visit http://www.sanmateo.jbfsale.com to print off a free admission pass!

Score Bargains at the Just Between Friends Sale

when: Sep 21 - Sep 21 at Fri. 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun. 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

where: North Portland, Portland Expo Center, 2060 N Marine Dr., Portland, OR

cost: $10/adult Friday; Free Saturday and Sunday

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Just Between Friends  is having their humongous consignment event where thousands of new and gently… read more
Bella Organics Holding Strawberries

Rosh Hashanah On the Farm

when: Sep 21 at 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

where: Sauvie Island, Bella Organic, 16205 NW Gillihan Rd., Portland, OR

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Celebrate Rosh Hashanah with apples, honey, crafts and stories, along with discounted prices on the… read more
THPRD

Sunday Trailways – Westside

when: Sep 21 at 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

where: SW, Hart Meadows Park - Westside Regional Trail, Between Hart Rd. and Rigert Rd. along SW 160th, Beaverton, OR

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Join Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation  for Sunday Trailways, featuring fun, fitness and activities along… read more
Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all abilities. Our program focuses on healthy brain development, deepening bonds and the magic of creative self expression through music, movement and creative play explorations. Chirp! Offers research-based age-specific groups called nestings which include a variety of engaging and sensory rich experiences all specially selected to support the developmental needs of each child from birth to five years. Instead of a rigid curriculum, our nestings are designed with your child’s growth in mind. Each and every session is individually crafted and offered by Board-Certified Music Therapists with early childhood training and extensive experience with infants, young children and those with special needs. Registration is required - www.ChirpMusicTherapy.com/registration Come see what all the Chirping is about!

Chirp! Early Childhood Music Groups

when: Sep 21 - Oct 27 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: SE, Be Space, 211 SE 11th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $200 for 8 week series

ages: 5 and under

the scoop:

Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all… read more
The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere. Students develop strength, balance, flexibility, and their imaginations while working with others to explore the intersection of ensemble physical theater and circus arts.BabyCircus_023_20100210 We offer classes and camps in trapeze, aerial dance, acrobatics, partnering, creative movement, physical theater, and circus skills for ages 1 – 100, including a full range of aerial and acrobatics classes for youth, teens, adults and Baby Circus!

Do Jump Fall Classes

when: Sep 21 - Dec 14 at various

where: Hawthorne and Multnomah Village, Echo Theater and Multnomah Arts Center, 1515 SE 37th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $208-$260

ages: 1.5 and up

the scoop:

The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere.… read more

Monday, September 22

Fun, interactive musical variety for the whole family!

The David Show

when: every Monday at 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

where: SE, Cafe au Play, 5633 SE Division St., Portland, Or

cost: Free, donations welcome

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

David Rutiezer is a talented actor and musician with over 20 years of experience in… read more
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Mo Phillips for Happy Hour

when: every Monday at 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

where: N, Poa Cafe, 4025 N Williams Ave., Portland

cost: Free, donations welcome

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Kids’ entertainer and musician, Mo Phillips, will play music for the whole family while you… read more
Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all abilities. Our program focuses on healthy brain development, deepening bonds and the magic of creative self expression through music, movement and creative play explorations. Chirp! Offers research-based age-specific groups called nestings which include a variety of engaging and sensory rich experiences all specially selected to support the developmental needs of each child from birth to five years. Instead of a rigid curriculum, our nestings are designed with your child’s growth in mind. Each and every session is individually crafted and offered by Board-Certified Music Therapists with early childhood training and extensive experience with infants, young children and those with special needs. Registration is required - www.ChirpMusicTherapy.com/registration Come see what all the Chirping is about!

Chirp! Early Childhood Music Groups

when: Sep 22 - Oct 27 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: SE, Be Space, 211 SE 11th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $200 for 8 week series

ages: 5 and under

the scoop:

Chirp! Is a family-based early childhood music program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers of all… read more
The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere. Students develop strength, balance, flexibility, and their imaginations while working with others to explore the intersection of ensemble physical theater and circus arts.BabyCircus_023_20100210 We offer classes and camps in trapeze, aerial dance, acrobatics, partnering, creative movement, physical theater, and circus skills for ages 1 – 100, including a full range of aerial and acrobatics classes for youth, teens, adults and Baby Circus!

Do Jump Fall Classes

when: Sep 22 - Dec 14 at various

where: Hawthorne and Multnomah Village, Echo Theater and Multnomah Arts Center, 1515 SE 37th Ave., Portland, OR

cost: $208-$260

ages: 1.5 and up

the scoop:

The Do Jump School encourages physical confidence, freedom, and grace in a creative, non-competitive atmosphere.… read more
Kids Weekend Events 10

Dodgeball Tournament

when: Sep 22 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

where: Tigard, Sky High Sports , 11131 SW Greenburg Rd, Portland, OR

cost: $60 for a team of 6 people

ages: All ages

the scoop:

Sky High has redefined Dodgeball. One game and you’ll be hooked. Have fun with the “Air… read more
kids-dancing

Mommy (Daddy) & Me: Movement + Playtime

when: Sep 22 at 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

where: Tigard, The Ballroom Dance Company, 8900 SW Commercial St., Portland, OR

cost: $10/parent:child combo or Bring a Friend $15/2 parent:child combos per class

ages: 4 months to 3 years

the scoop:

This fun, hands-on creative movement and play class for parents and kids focuses on gentle… read more

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