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Director Park

815 SW Park Ave
Portland, OR 97205, US (map)

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  • Saturday
    Oct 7 2017
    Resistance Strikes! W/ Reverend Billy & the Stop Shopping Choir

    Director Park

    LOCATION: Director Park 815 SW Park Ave, Portland, Oregon 97205

    Join us in downtown Portland on Saturday, October 7 at 1pm where Portland's Resistance is teaming up with Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir for an exciting, street performance action!

    Resistance Strikes are peaceful demonstrations, designed to shine a light on individuals and institutions in this city who support Trump's ideology and use their business' profits to uphold discrimination and oppression. We aim to shine our light, exposing local businesses who capitalize on our city's progressive spirit and then turn around and support fascism, racism, misogyny, and militarism with our dollars!

    Here is a link about Rev. Billy's action in Trump Tower, https://youtu.be/v0tPI2EhiSM

    See Reverend Billly & the Choir in Concert at the Old Church this Friday & Saturday night! 7:30pm October 6 & 7. Tickets at www.boomarts.org.


    Direct Action Alliance
    Community Organization
    DAA organized in response to the rise of fascism in America. We are an alliance of the minority to form the majority. You are not alone, not now, not ever.

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  • Saturday
    Sep 9 2017
    Silk Road Cultural Diplomacy
    free

    Director Park

    Muslim Educational Trust is creating a night of music at Director Park. This intimate music event will feature Al-Andalus Ensemble which encompasses violin and guitar and Dawud Wharnsby a true folk music tradition. www.metpdx.org

    For more information, please contact Director Park, part of Portland Parks & Recreation, at 503.823.8087 or visit www.DirectorPark.org.

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  • Saturday
    Jul 8 2017
    Portland International Muslim Cultural Festival
    free

    Director Park

    We are pleased to announce that the preparations for the first annual Portland International Muslim Cultural Festival, "Silk Road Echoes," are well underway. This festival, the first of its kind in the Pacific Northwest, aims to highlight modern artistic expressions and present the best of Muslim Cultural tradition while promoting awareness of Muslim cultures among American Muslims and the broader American audience.

    Please join us for this celebration of the diverse cultures and traditions of Muslims, representing over 42 ethnic groups in Portland, to bridge greater understanding and dialogue.

    Festival will feature:

    • Cultural Performances and music
    • Food from around the world
    • International market experience
    • Arts, crafts, henna, and Islamic calligraphy
    • Resources and learning opportunities

    For more information, please visit our website: pdxmuslims.org

    This event is made possible with the support of Portland Parks & Recreation.

    Sponsors:

    • Office of Neighborhood Involvement
    • Multnomah County Cultural Coalition/Oregon Cultural Trust

    Muslim Educational Trust Community Center - The MET Community & Educational Center will be the first center of its kind in the metro area to provide a gathering place for the entire Muslim community.

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  • Saturday
    Jun 3 2017
    Portland Wear Orange - Art in the Park (Moms Demand Action - OR)

    Director Park

    Join us as we #WearOrange - a color that demands to be seen - to honor the 93 Americans killed daily by gun violence. We'll be gathering in beautiful Director Park to create collaborative art and music. By coming together, we can end gun violence!

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  • Monday
    Feb 20 2017
    We The People: Marching United In Resistance

    Director Park

    Since Inauguration Day, the rights of too many have been threatened, attacked, or withheld. We are all stronger when we stand together in unity. Resistance to attacks on members of our community requires a strong, steady and collective voice. Be part of that collective voice, take action and march on Presidents’ Day in Oregon to show our unified resistance to injustice.


    Desde el Día de la Inauguración (del Presidente), los derechos de muchos han sido amenazados, atacados o retenidos. Nosotros somos todos más fuertes cuando nos ponemos de pie, juntos en unidad. La Resistencia a los ataques hacia los miembros de nuestra Comunidad, requiere un voz fuerte, constante y colectiva. Sea parte de esa voz colectiva, tome acción y marche el Día de los Presidentes en Oregon para mostrar nuestra unificada resistencia a la injusticia.

    Sponsors of this event include:

    • Basic Rights Oregon
    • Causa Oregon
    • Northwest Oregon Labor Council
    • Oregon AFSCME Council 75
    • Oregon AFL-CIO
    • Oregon Education Association
    • Portland Jobs with Justice
    • Unite Oregon, formerly Center for Intercultural Organizing & Oregon Action
    • SEIU
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