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Martha Washington building, c.1917, OrHi54381 bb016434

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

The Martha Washington Hotel: Portland’s Early Affordable Housing Endeavor


McMenamins Kennedy School
5736 NE 33rd Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97211

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Churchill Style: The Art of Being Winston Churchill

Type: Book Talk     

Churchill Style: The Art of Being Winston Churchill


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Meier and Frank 1976 Christmas display. CN 023668 bb006591

Type: Special Event     

Holiday Cheer


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
Red, White & Black: An Oregon Wine Story

Type: Film Showing, Panel Discussion     Series: Second Sunday

Red, White & Black: An Oregon Wine Story


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Adults
Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush

Type: Book Talk     Series: History Book Club

Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush


University Club
1225 SW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97204

  • RSVP Required
  • Members Only
  • Adults
Black United Front leader, Ron Herndon, stands on a desk at a School Board protest against the closure of Harriet Tubman Middle School, March 30, 1982. Steve Nehl, Oregon Journal. OrHi 95005 ba018353

Type: Exhibit Opening     

Members Opening Reception—Racing to Change: Oregon’s Civil Rights Years


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • RSVP Required
  • Free for Members
  • Members Only
  • Family-friendly
Oregon Spectator front page, July 22, 1851

Type: Lecture     Series: Second Sunday

Beyond Fake News: How We Find Accurate Information about the World


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Taylor Branch. Photo by J. Brough Schamp

Type: Lecture, Special Event     Series: Hatfield Historians Forum

Taylor Branch


First Congregational United Church of Christ
1126 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
Frank Branch Riley Collection, Box 12, No. 4

Type: Special Event     

Estate Planning 101


Oregon Historical Society, Hatfield Room
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • RSVP Required
Bob Woodward

Type: Lecture, Special Event     Series: Hatfield Historians Forum

Bob Woodward


First Congregational United Church of Christ
1126 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers