Multnomah Arts Center

Location

7688 SW Capitol Hwy.
Portland
,
OR
97214
,
US

Website

Description

###Multnomah Arts Center, a program of Portland Parks & Recreation that provides high quality instruction and participation in the visual and performing arts to all interested persons. The Multnomah Arts Center provides excellent arts education in the visual and performing arts at an affordable cost to all! Programs run year-round and scholarships are available. Visual art resource, camps, classes, music lessons, printmaking, photography, textiles, jewelry, metalsmithing, dance, theatre, painting, drawing, clay, parties, and rental space available.

Future Events

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Past Events

Saturday
Jul
15
2017
with
Depave
Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 9:30am-noon
9:30am-noon
Laundry to landscape greywater systems are simple, affordable, and easy to maintain. With your own L2L system you can irrigate your landscape each time you do laundry, saving you water, time, and resources. Experienced instructors will lead you step-by-step through the design process, tailoring a system to fit your home. Learn: How to design a system for your home and landscape How to build a system- you’ll create a “mock-up” of a real system with real greywater parts What parts you’ll need for your home How much greywater you produce and how many plants you can water What soaps and detergents are “greywater friendly” Bring: Photographs of your laundry room and landscape. Site plan of your yard. For more information on an L2L system watch a video of an installation of this system on Ask This Old House: https://www.thisoldhouse.com/how-to/how-to-install-graywater-irrigation-system Please pre-register for this event using the link above. This event is part of a summer-long series on greywater. To learn more about the series, see https://greywateraction.org/greening-portland-greywater/
Thursday
Jun
15
2017
with
Depave
Thursday, June 15, 2017 from 7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Learn the basics of home-scale greywater reuse in this free workshop, including: Why greywater makes sense in the rainy Northwest Dispel common greywater myths and misconceptions Plants and products Codes and regulations Common and popular greywater systems Costs and complexity of common systems types Please pre-register for this event at the website listed above. This workshop is part of a summer-long series on greywater reuse. For more information, see https://greywateraction.org/greening-portland-greywater/
Wednesday
Oct
26
2016
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Cascadia Earthquakes: Live with It! What will a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake likely do, and how will it affect you and those you care about? What should you do before, during and after? Wednesdays || October 5th-26th || 7:00-9:00 pm Multnomah Arts Center || 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.* Four weeks, $129 || Space limited to 28 students. What will a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake likely do, and how will it affect you and those you care about? What should you do before, during and after? We will discuss all this and more, including self-protection, the most important items to have in an emergency kit, tips for communicating with loved ones after an earthquake and suggestions for making your home safer. * Thinking a carpool from the east side would be nice? Let us know--we'll connect you with other interested students. Week 1: The Science of Earthquakes + What It Means to You Understanding earthquakes, from the general to Oregon/Pacific NW specifics. What are the short- and long-term impacts? How can we mitigate damage? How does this relate to individuals, families and neighborhoods? Week 2: The Human Side of Disasters Assessing vulnerabilities at home and at work and how you + your family can equip yourselves. What are the myths + realities about how people respond to disasters? Week 3: Walking through an Earthquake An in-class activity Week 4: Tool Time See examples of emergency kits + supplies. Share your earthquake preparedness plan and the steps you've taken. Jeff Rubin is the Emergency Manager for Tualatin Valley Fire + Rescue and former Vice Chair of the Oregon Resilience Task Force. Jeff has a BS in Geology + Geophysics from Yale University and an MA and PhD in Geological Sciences from University of Texas at Austin.
Wednesday
Oct
19
2016
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Cascadia Earthquakes: Live with It! What will a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake likely do, and how will it affect you and those you care about? What should you do before, during and after? Wednesdays || October 5th-26th || 7:00-9:00 pm Multnomah Arts Center || 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.* Four weeks, $129 || Space limited to 28 students. What will a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake likely do, and how will it affect you and those you care about? What should you do before, during and after? We will discuss all this and more, including self-protection, the most important items to have in an emergency kit, tips for communicating with loved ones after an earthquake and suggestions for making your home safer. * Thinking a carpool from the east side would be nice? Let us know--we'll connect you with other interested students. Week 1: The Science of Earthquakes + What It Means to You Understanding earthquakes, from the general to Oregon/Pacific NW specifics. What are the short- and long-term impacts? How can we mitigate damage? How does this relate to individuals, families and neighborhoods? Week 2: The Human Side of Disasters Assessing vulnerabilities at home and at work and how you + your family can equip yourselves. What are the myths + realities about how people respond to disasters? Week 3: Walking through an Earthquake An in-class activity Week 4: Tool Time See examples of emergency kits + supplies. Share your earthquake preparedness plan and the steps you've taken. Jeff Rubin is the Emergency Manager for Tualatin Valley Fire + Rescue and former Vice Chair of the Oregon Resilience Task Force. Jeff has a BS in Geology + Geophysics from Yale University and an MA and PhD in Geological Sciences from University of Texas at Austin.
Wednesday
Oct
12
2016
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Cascadia Earthquakes: Live with It! What will a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake likely do, and how will it affect you and those you care about? What should you do before, during and after? Wednesdays || October 5th-26th || 7:00-9:00 pm Multnomah Arts Center || 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.* Four weeks, $129 || Space limited to 28 students. What will a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake likely do, and how will it affect you and those you care about? What should you do before, during and after? We will discuss all this and more, including self-protection, the most important items to have in an emergency kit, tips for communicating with loved ones after an earthquake and suggestions for making your home safer. * Thinking a carpool from the east side would be nice? Let us know--we'll connect you with other interested students. Week 1: The Science of Earthquakes + What It Means to You Understanding earthquakes, from the general to Oregon/Pacific NW specifics. What are the short- and long-term impacts? How can we mitigate damage? How does this relate to individuals, families and neighborhoods? Week 2: The Human Side of Disasters Assessing vulnerabilities at home and at work and how you + your family can equip yourselves. What are the myths + realities about how people respond to disasters? Week 3: Walking through an Earthquake An in-class activity Week 4: Tool Time See examples of emergency kits + supplies. Share your earthquake preparedness plan and the steps you've taken. Jeff Rubin is the Emergency Manager for Tualatin Valley Fire + Rescue and former Vice Chair of the Oregon Resilience Task Force. Jeff has a BS in Geology + Geophysics from Yale University and an MA and PhD in Geological Sciences from University of Texas at Austin.
Monday
Oct
10
2016
Monday, October 10, 2016 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Westside Voters Forum Monday, October 10th 2016 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm - Meet-n-greet with candidates 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Forum Candidates for Portland City Commissioner, District No. 4 will attend: Chloe Eudaly, Steve Novick Candidates for Multnomah County Commissioner, District No. 1 will attend: Sharon Meieran, Eric Zimmerman
Wednesday
Oct
5
2016
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Cascadia Earthquakes: Live with It! What will a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake likely do, and how will it affect you and those you care about? What should you do before, during and after? Wednesdays || October 5th-26th || 7:00-9:00 pm Multnomah Arts Center || 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.* Four weeks, $129 || Space limited to 28 students. What will a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake likely do, and how will it affect you and those you care about? What should you do before, during and after? We will discuss all this and more, including self-protection, the most important items to have in an emergency kit, tips for communicating with loved ones after an earthquake and suggestions for making your home safer. * Thinking a carpool from the east side would be nice? Let us know--we'll connect you with other interested students. Week 1: The Science of Earthquakes + What It Means to You Understanding earthquakes, from the general to Oregon/Pacific NW specifics. What are the short- and long-term impacts? How can we mitigate damage? How does this relate to individuals, families and neighborhoods? Week 2: The Human Side of Disasters Assessing vulnerabilities at home and at work and how you + your family can equip yourselves. What are the myths + realities about how people respond to disasters? Week 3: Walking through an Earthquake An in-class activity Week 4: Tool Time See examples of emergency kits + supplies. Share your earthquake preparedness plan and the steps you've taken. Jeff Rubin is the Emergency Manager for Tualatin Valley Fire + Rescue and former Vice Chair of the Oregon Resilience Task Force. Jeff has a BS in Geology + Geophysics from Yale University and an MA and PhD in Geological Sciences from University of Texas at Austin.
Wednesday
Jun
15
2016
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Staff will present an overview of the project and will welcome feedback on the draft proposals. (http://www.portlandoregon.gov/?c=26000&a=579023)
Tuesday
Feb
9
2016
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 from 6-9pm
6-9pm
http://www.facebook.com/events/1684271728496606/
Tuesday
Jun
16
2015
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Staff will present Accessory Structure Code Update (http://www.portlandoregon.gov/?c=26000&a=533339)