Community Calendar, Wednesday, March 31, 2010


KBOO is open to the public! To visit the station, contact your staff person or call 503-231-8032.

Produced by: 
Air date: 
Wed, 03/31/2010 - 12:00am
Things happening, from books to prisoners to public speaking

WEDNESDAY, March 31, 2010

This is Kellyn with your COMMUNITY CALENDAR for WEDNESDAY, March 31, 2010.

EVERY Monday and Wednesday is the Books to Prisoners weekly mailing, from 5 to 8 pm, in the garage at the end of the driveway at 1112 NE Morton, between Ainsworth & Dekum. These books are sent to prisoners across the country. They are always in need of new or used dictionaries and thesauruses. Check out

EVERY Wednesday at 6pm check out a new event at the Whitefeather Peace Community on 3315 North Russet Street. A vegetarian potluck is to start. More info at, or call 503.327.8250.

Improve your public speaking skills in a fun way. Come to the Tabor Square SE Multicultural Center's Spring Open House at 4610 SE Belmont, in the basement conference room. Open to all and no experience necessary. Snacks and beverages will be provided. The event runs from 6 to 7:30pm. Call 503.708.9098 if you have questions.

Sisters of the Road, Street Roots and the Community Alliance of Tenants will be hosting a vigil on the site of the North Macadam development, block 33, to mourn the loss of the 400 units of housing that were slated to be built for low-income families. Father Bob Loughery of the Downtown Chapel will preside over the reading of the last rites. Community members and organizers will be meeting from 4:45pm until 5:30pm at the sidewalk in front of Elizabeth Caruthers Park on 3508 SW Moody. Email for more info or for other events happening through Sisters of the Road.

For more information about any of the events mentioned on this calendar, call the KBOO front desk at 503.231.8032, or check out the listings at kboo dot fm slash communitycalendar. You have just heard the KBOO Community Calendar on 90.7fm Portland, 100.7fm Corvallis and 91.9fm Columbia Gorge. Thanks for listening to independent, non-commercial, volunteer-run radio, supported by listeners like you!

Audio by Topic: