Events

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Fort Vancouver

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Fort Vancouver: A Historic Trade Post Of The Pacific Northwest


OPB-TV

Portland Noir

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Portland Noir


OPB-TV

Swahili women’s group celebrates at the community garden; courtesy African Family Holistic Health Organization

Type: Special Event, Partner Event, Dance Performance     

Our Story. Our Voice. Our Culture.

Oregonians from Bhutanese, Micronesian, and African communities introduce their cultures and share stories in an evening of fun and learning. Women will tell birth stories, offering a glimpse of experiences that carry vital lessons to be learned by health professionals and the broader Portland community. The program includes song, poetry, and dance performances from the three communities.

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Oregon State University an Oregon Experience

Type: Television Broadcast     Series: Oregon Experience

Oregon State University: 150 Years At Oregon's Land-Grant Institution


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
The Only Woman in the Room: The Norma Paulus Story

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

The Only Woman in the Room: The Norma Paulus Story


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Adults
  • Free for Members
Signing Oregon's Civil Rights Bill, 1953. OrHi 44402.

Type: Public Discussion     

Objects in Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear: Conversations on Citizenship and the Oregon Constitution


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Worthy Brown’s Daughter

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

Worthy Brown’s Daughter


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Adults
  • Free for Members
Cover of the 1857 Oregon Constitution

Type: Brown Bag Talk, Lecture     

A White Man’s Democracy: The Drafting of the Oregon State Constitution in the Era of Dred Scott


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Daughter of Oregon pioneers Katherine Kubil cuts Oregon’s 64th birthday cake, 02-26-1923, Oregonian collection, Orig 0318P485, Neg No. 009818

Type: Special Event     

Celebrity Chocolate Cake Smack-down


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Scale model of circus baggage wagon and draft horses is displayed by wood carver Ed Quigley, March 29, 1959, Oregon Journal collection, bb016183

Type: Special Event     

What’s It Worth?


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Family-friendly