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Next Regular MTNA Meeting - April 16, 2014

Please join us for our next monthly neighborhood association meeting at 7 pm on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at the Mt. Tabor Presbyterian Church, located at SE 54th & Belmont. No meeting in December.  Click here to read the minutes of our March 19 meetiing.

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April 19 - House of Dreams Annual Plant Sale

Time: 10am - 3pm, 1923 SE 58th Ave.  -- benefiting House of Dreams, a local no-kill, non-profit, free roam, all volunteer cat shelter.

Featuring garden and indoor plants and decorative pots.

For more info,

April 26 - the MTNA's annual spring clean-up

From  9 am to 1 pm in the Mt. Tabor Middle School parking lot, SE 57th Ave and Oak, Fees: $10 - $15 for average loads, $25 for large loads, $30 for oversize loads, $10 each for tires. All proceeds benefit the neighborhood associations.

April 26 - Rummage sale to benefit Mt. Tabor Middle School PTA

9 am - 2 pm in the Mt. Tabor Middle School cafeteria, 5800 SE Ash St.. Bargains galore. Hundreds of items selling for as little as $1. Any questions about the sale or donations, please contact Shauna Johnson at

May 13 - Free concert at St. Andrews Chapel.  

Enjoy an evening of music by the 4th and 5th grade choirs from the Beverly Cleary School in Portland. Time: 7 pm to 7 30 pm  St. Andrews Chapel is at7617 SE Main Street, Portland. Phone: 503-257-7946

May 17-18  Annual  Mt. Tabor Art Walk

This juried event showcases artists who live in the Mt. Tabor neighborhood, a limited number of guest artists, and promotes high-quality visual art in a variety of media.

For details, and to complete an application, visit

August 24 - Southeast Sunday Parkways (7 miles)

Spend a warm summer day walking and rolling around the Southeast Sunday Parkways. Explore Laurelhurst, Colonel Summers and Ivon Parks where you can grab a bite to eat, listen to tunes, and join some activities.

Admisson is free at the kayak museum

At least 30 full-sized, functional replicas of Arctic hunting kayaks as well as other exotic watercraft, are displayed  in the museum at 5340 SE Lincoln St. Admission is free, but for now the only scheduled open hours are from 4 pm to 7 pm Wednesdays and from 9am-noon on Tuedays and Thursdays.. Visitors are also welcome when there is an “Open” sign in the window or by arranging an appointment by calling the building’s owner and the builder of the kayaks, Harvey Golden, at 503-234-0264 or contacting him at

More information can be obtained by visiting or The Facebook initials are for the museum’s formal name, The Lincoln Street Kayak and Canoe Museum.