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The Garthwick Neighborhood Tour
June 18, 2019
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The Garthwick Neighborhood Tour

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Garthwick? Where is that?…you might ask. Located just south of Sellwood and north of the Waverly Country Club, this hidden residential neighborhood is a great “outdoor lab” for the most popular residential styles of the 20th century. Join us in an exploration of this often overlooked, off-the-beaten path neighborhood on the edge of Southeast Portland. […]
SPROUTING A GREEN SCHOOL – Growing a Green School Discussion Series
June 18, 2019

SPROUTING A GREEN SCHOOL – Growing a Green School Discussion Series

Join the Portland Green Schools Committee for the second panel of our 2019 discussion series: GROWING A GREEN SCHOOL.   Sprouting a Green School: Planning, Designing and Constructing a Green School Green and high performance school buildings offer students and teachers healthy and productive learning spaces and deliver cost avoidance on utility expenses to put […]
InProcess: Pigeon Toe Ceramics and Architecture Building Culture
June 18, 2019
The Center for Architecture

InProcess: Pigeon Toe Ceramics and Architecture Building Culture

The Center for Architecture
InProcess is a quarterly lecture series presented by AIA Portland exploring the creative process of local architects, designers, makers, and creators. These lectures are free and open to the public. Join us June 18 at the Center for Architecture, 403 NW 11th Avenue, Portland.   PIGEON TOE CERAMICS With an aversion to the excess of […]
Tour of Marshall Elementary and McLoughlin Middle School
June 19, 2019
Skanska Trailer near 5802 Macarthur Boulevard

Tour of Marshall Elementary and McLoughlin Middle School

Skanska Trailer near 5802 Macarthur Boulevard
Learn about the complexity of joining CLT with Tilt Up Concrete Panels as well as the coordination involved with properly locating the MEP systems at Marshall Elementary and McLoughlin Middle School.   Tour Guide Larry Curran of Skanska will be leading the tour.   Who Should Attend Everyone in the AEC industry. This is for […]
Local Wood in Oregon Architecture – Then and Now
June 20, 2019
Oregon Department of Forestry

Local Wood in Oregon Architecture – Then and Now

Oregon Department of Forestry
Join us for this rare opportunity to tour the State Forester’s Office building in Salem, followed by a tour of Zena Forest Products forest, sawmill and millwork shop. This tour is exclusively for members of the architecture and design community. Transportation from Portland and lunch will be provided. Depart Portland 9:30 Tour State Forester’s Office […]
Broadway and Mid-Town Tour
June 20, 2019
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Broadway and Mid-Town Tour

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Beginning in the 1890s, the area downtown between Southwest Broadway and Ninth Avenue, underwent a dramatic change from a residential neighborhood on the edge of town to a bustling commercial and cultural district. This tour takes a look at what are today, some of the most well recognized and architecturally significant buildings in the city. […]
Creative Mornings Portland: Kim Malek
June 21, 2019
Iron Fireman Collective

Creative Mornings Portland: Kim Malek

Iron Fireman Collective
Through her own story of starting Salt & Straw Ice Cream, Kim Malek explores the ongoing wonder about the purpose of our lives and how to make our time here mean something. The ongoing creative wonder of staying true to one’s values when all the advice and the stereotypes point in other directions. And how […]
Walking Tour of Historic Laurelhurst
June 21, 2019
Petite Provence Boulangerie & Patisserie

Walking Tour of Historic Laurelhurst

Petite Provence Boulangerie & Patisserie
Laurelhurst is one of the most architecturally distinctive neighborhoods in Portland and was recently added to the National Register of Historic Places. With beginnings as a planned “streetcar neighborhood”, this area has a high concentration of early 20th century Arts and Crafts influenced residences as well as some grand Colonial Revivals. We’ll see several landmark […]
Old Town Portland Tour
June 22, 2019
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Old Town Portland Tour

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For those interested in history and architecture, no visit to a city is complete without seeing its Old Town – and Portland should be no exception. With a streetscape reminiscent of New York’s famed SoHo, Old Town contains one of the largest collections of cast-iron fronted buildings in the US, with most concentrated within the […]
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