Yearly Archives: 2013

A Message from your Woodstock Library

Your Woodstock Library has 5 poster sized family portraits from our Portland community art on display until the end of the month. Come in and take a look! You can see more about the project here: We Are Portland.:http://mystoryworkshops.org/View-Programs/71/0/20/

Woodstock Community Mural Completed!

After two years of hard work, the Woodstock Community Mural is finished! Please join us for a dedication ceremony to celebrate this awesome addition to our main street on Saturday, December 14th from 1:00 to 4:00 pm at Red Fox Vintage. Enjoy ’80s DJ music, and complementary refreshments including a… Read More»

Severe Weather Notice

From the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management:Severe Weather Notice: The National Weather Service forecasts overnight lows (with wind chill) to be as low as 15° to 22° for the evenings of Tuesday, December 3, 2013 and Wednesday, December 4, 2013. Anyone seeking shelter should contact 211info, reached by dialing 2-1-1.… Read More»

Thank You All for a Happy Harvest Halloween!

Thanks to everyone who contributed to the Harvest Halloween festivities at the Woodstock Community Center last Thursday evening just by showing up! Lots of Woodstockians were joined by folks from Mt. Scott-Arleta, Brentwood-Darlington, and other nearby neighborhoods. There were a lot of fun and fantastic costumes, and as far as… Read More»

Thank You, Harvest Halloween Sponsors!

BIG THANKS to the following organizations and businesses for providing financial and/or in-kind sponsorship of WNA’s 2013 Harvest Halloween celebration, coming up October 31st: MICHAEL GARY PHOTOGRAPHYWoodstock-based photographer Michael Gary is excited to be partnering with Woodstock Neighborhood Association for this event. Michael’s time and talent and WNA’s sponsorship of… Read More»

Trick-or-Treat Here on Halloween

We’re compiling a list of all Woodstock Community businesses that welcome visits from kids in costume on Halloween afternoon/early evening, listed below, in alphabetical order. And don’t forget to come over to the Woodstock Community Center between 5 and 8pm for the neighborhood Harvest Halloween party, hosted by WNA with… Read More»

October Meeting Highlights

Thanks to all who turned out to WNA’s October meeting on Wednesday the 2nd. Terry Griffiths (filling in for WNA Secretary Elizabeth Ussher-Groff) has submitted the draft meeting minutes. Here are some highlights: Woodstock Librarian Carol Uhte reminded us that Halloween festivities will kick off with a reading of “Not… Read More»

Good-bye September, Hello October!

I don’t know about you, but Fall kind of took me by surprise this year. Still reveling in the warmth of what many were calling Portland’s “best summer ever,” temperatures suddenly veered toward cold and then the rain set up permanent residence. My garden doesn’t mind at all, but personally,… Read More»

Land Use Committee Meets Wed., Sept. 18

The next Woodstock Land Use Committee Meeting is this coming Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Woodstock Community Center (5905 SE 43rd Ave. at Knight). Developer Vic Remmers will be on hand to give a progress report on his company’s subdivision of the “gateway block” located at… Read More»