Events

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BRAVO Youth Orchestra. Courtesy Sharon Eldridge, BRAVO Operations Manager. Portland Taiko. Courtesy Rick Iwasaki. Esther Stutzman, Kalapuya/Coos storyteller. Courtesy Esther Stutzman. The Prairie Blossoms. Courtesy Karen Kitchen.

Type: Special Event     Series: Experience Oregon

Family Day: Experience Oregon Grand Opening Celebration


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
Warren Bracken (piano), Johny “Lightning” Cleveland (drums), Long Goodie (bass), George Lawson (sax), and Lloyd Allen (guitar), courtesy Lorna Bracken Baxter

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Jazz Town An Oregon Experience


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Midwife Sybil Harber of Lakeview, Oregon, ca. 1895, OrHi 23608

Type: Film Showing, Special Event, Panel Discussion     Series: Oregon Experience

Oregon’s Black Pioneers—Premiere Screening


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Fred Meyer publicity photo, 1947. Fred Meyer Collection, Box 7

Type: Lecture     Series: History Pub

My-Te Fine Merchant: Fred Meyer’s Retail Revolution


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Searching for York

Type: Television Broadcast, Online Video     Series: Oregon Experience

Searching for York


OPB-TV

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
A2004-002.638 : Flooded scene on SW 1st between Stark and Oak, 12/31/1894. City of Portland,  City Auditor, Archives & Records Management

Type: Lecture, Partner Event     Series: History Pub

The Sea Also Rises: History and Climate Change in the Pacific Northwest


McMenamins Old St. Francis School
700 N.W. Bond Street
Bend, Oregon 97703

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
Mitch Landrieu

Type: Lecture     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Mitch Landrieu


Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway 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
H.W. Brands

Type: Lecture     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

H.W. Brands


Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Family-friendly
  • Teachers
Flora Thompson reading a book with her granddaughter. OHS Research Library, bb017601

Type: Lecture, Book Talk     Series: History Pub

Crisis on the Columbia: Making a Difference at Mid-Century


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

  • Free
  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers