Annual Election of Board Members
It's that time of year again... it's election season! Are you curious about your neighborhood association -- who they are, what they do, and why? Join us on Thursday, October 18th for our annual election of the board. It's a great time to check us out and see what we're all about. If you live in the Arbor Lodge Neighborhood you can cast your vote at the meeting.
See you there!
Hey Arbor Lodge Neighbors: Dig into Fall - Attend a Sustainable Gardening Workshop!
Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Association is hosting three FREE Workshops so you can learn how-to create low-maintenance, low cost landscapes that conserve water, prevent pollution and create healthy habitat for local birds & wildlife.
These workshops are free! Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Register online at http://www.emswcd.org/workshops-events/register-for-a-workshop.
Presented by the East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District
**All workshops take place at the Historic Kenton Firehouse, 8105 N Brandon Ave., Portland, OR 97217**
Design your landscape to conserve water, prevent pollution and create healthy habitat for local birds & wildlife. You’ll find out how gardening with Native plants can save you time, money and energy! Includes field trip to local Naturescaped garden.
Sunday, October 7th, 1 – 5pm
Naturescaping - Site Planning
An extension of Naturescaping Basics, this workshop covers how to prepare a site plan utilizing naturescaping techniques. Participants must have attended the Basic Workshop first.
· Sunday, October 21st, 1 – 5pm
Rain Gardens 101
Learn how to create a sunken garden bed that captures rainfall and allows it to soak back into the ground naturally. This workshop provides step-by-step details on how to plan, design and build your own rain garden. Includes field trip to local rain garden.
Saturday, November 4th, 1 – 5pm
Join us this Friday for Happy Hour!
Ukiyoe restaurant and sushi bar
6516 N. Denver Avenue
(newly remodeled, at the corner of Denver and Rosa Parks)
(Ukiyoe's happy hour is from 5-6, though "neighbors" may linger later ...)
annual election for the Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Association Board
Thursday, October 18th, General Membership Board Meeting
elections for new officers and at-large Board members will be held at the Oct 18th meeting
the following candidates have declared for these offices:
Chair: Chris Duffy, Katy Asher
Vice-Chair: Ginger Edwards
Treasurer: Jeff Lane
at-large Board: Janet Arenz, AlexSandra, Katie Chastain, Bob Meehan, Sharon Parker, Brian Edelschick
Neighborhood Association, September Board Meeting
click this link to access the AGENDA for the 9/20 Board Meeting.
6:30 pm @ the Kenton Firehouse