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Power to The People: Black Panther Party Legacy Tour of Albina
Jul
27
1:00 PM13:00

Power to The People: Black Panther Party Legacy Tour of Albina

NECN — 4815 NE 7th Ave

Join Kent Ford, founder of Portland's chapter of the '60s-era black empowerment organization, for a walking tour in NE Portland. Listen to his personal memories of revolutionary activism and community service, and be inspired for today’s fight for change.

Start: Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
End: Matt Dishman Center

Tickets are $10 — RSVP Recommended

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May
28
1:00 PM13:00

Power to The People: Black Panther Party Legacy Tour of Albina

NECN — 4815 NE 7th Ave

Join Kent Ford, founder of Portland's chapter of the '60s-era black empowerment organization, for a walking tour in NE Portland. Listen to his personal memories of revolutionary activism and community service, and be inspired for today’s fight for change.

Start: Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
End: Matt Dishman Center

Tickets are $10 — RSVP Recommended

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May
27
10:45 AM10:45

Welcome Home to Vanport: Guided Walking Tour of Historic Vanport

EXPO Center Hall A — 2060 N Marine Dr

Join Susan Barthel for a 3 mile guided walk around the heart of historic Vanport. The tour will include Force Lake, the Columbia Slough levee, the Theatre foundation, Cottonwood Ave., Mud and Bayou Sloughs, the administrative center, and Vanport area public art. Wear walking shoes, bring water and your imaginations. Ms. Barthel has been teaching Vanport history and conducting tours of historic Vanport for 23 years.

Tickets are $7 or $10 day of event — RSVP includes Spirit of Vanport Pass
Tour runs about  2 hrs 15 min.

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May
27
10:30 AM10:30

The Miracle City: Narrated Bus Tours of Historic Vanport

EXPO Center Hall A — 2060 N Marine Dr

Join us for narrated bus tours of the original Vanport site. Seldom open to the public, this route will include sites of the historic city’s most important civic functions, residential areas and natural resources. Learn about the Miracle City before, during and after the flood, and the legacy that we have today. Docents include: James Harrison, Heather McAfee, Georgia Wier, Ed Washindton.

Tickets are $7 or $10 day of event — RSVP includes Vanport Spirit Pass
Tour runs about  1 hr 15 min. Check In/tickets at building A.

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May
21
7:30 AM07:30

Fasten Your Seat Belts… It’s Been a Bumpy Ride!

Cerimon House — 5131 NE 23rd Ave

The tour explores Portland’s hidden history of housing discrimination, including the ghosts of lost ethnic communities, Klan rallies, and locations where Japanese Oregonians were interned during World War II. It features on-site presentations by local experts who lived through these tragic parts of history. Lunch discussion following the tour from noon-2pm.

This Event is $10. Limited seating — RSVP required.
Thanks to a partnership between Fair Housing Council of Oregon and Vanport Mosaic.

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