Naturescaping Garden Tours – Three Locations in Kenton!!

Wondering what an urban wildlife sanctuary looks like or need some inspiration?  East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District and Backyard Habitat have teamed up to sponsor the Naturescaping Yard Tour:  Enjoy behind the scenes access to a variety of Certified Backyard Habitats where you can tour the yard, chat with our garden hosts and […]

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Kenton SOLV Clean-up

Kenton SOLV Clean-up – this Saturday, April 24th,  10 AM  –  1 PM Meet at the Historic Kenton Firehouse, 8105 N Brandon Link out: Click here Water and snacks will be provided, but bring your own as well if you have a drink or snack of choice! Also remember to dress for the weather (rain gear […]


Kenton’s Sunday Parkways Planning Session

Kenton’s Sunday Parkways Planning Session, Saturday April 17th Location: Kenton Library Meeting Room, 8226 N Denver, 10:30 am to noon. Portland’s next signature summer event, Sunday Parkways, is set for another great season of opening streets for bicycling, walking, hanging out with your neighbors, and staying active.  Come be part of Kenton’s planning for our part […]


First Annual Peninsula School K-8 Black and White Ball and Silent Auction

First Annual Peninsula School K-8 Black and White Ball and Silent Auction, Saturday, April 3rd, 6:00pm at the Oaks Park Dance Pavillion.   Peninsula School K-8 is our Kenton neighborhood public school.  Considering the overall school funding picture, there is a lack of funding for enrichment programs, field trips, sports equipment, laminators, etc.  These days it’s […]


Clean Energy Works Portland – new pilot program

Kenton Neighbors please consider applying for this newly  sponsored pilot program the City has developed to help homeowners save energy and improve the comfort of their home: Clean Energy Works Portland: Clean Energy Works Portland is a financing program designed to make upgrades to your home easy, with no upfront costs. Follow these four simple […]


Kenton Community Art Program

The Kenton Community Art Program is a 6 week long summer day camp located at the Portland Village School in North Portland. Our mission is to provide a variety of opportunities to create art in the community and in the classroom. Children also participate in recreational activities and games at our site and at area […]


Kenton Library Grand Opening Celebration!!

For the joy of the our neighborhood the new Kenton Library is opening!!  Come join your community for the celebration event, Saturday, March 13th, events from 10 am to 5 pm: Jazz & Coffee   10 – noon Dedication Ceremony !!   2 pm Cupcakes & Lemonade   2:30 pm Dr Seuss Celebration   2:30 pm & 3:15 pm Truffula trees […]


Kenton Lodge Annual “Nawlins-Style” Dinner

Kenton Lodge Annual “Nawlins-Style” Dinner Kenton Masonic Lodge This is a free Dinner for the community – Friend to Friend Progam, with free-will donation to benefit Denver St Celebration – Kenton Streetfair, PLEASE RSVP or 503-285-7513 Start Time:  6:00 pm Date: Saturday February 27th


Denver Streetscape Latest News

As many of you have become aware, there is a change of plans for the next stages of completion on the Denver Streetscape with the repaving of N Denver Ave being completed in Fall 2010.  This is somewhat of a disappointment for the neighborhood, but we must be insistant that the project is fully completed […]


KNA General Meeting/Open House

COME ONE COME ALL!! The KNA Board is actively focusing on creating a stronger “livability” quotient for our Kenton neighborhood.  This is the theme of the upcoming KNA General Meeting, February 10, 2010 at the Kenton Masonic Lodge.   An Open House from 5:30 – 6:50 pm will showcase the KNA’s Committee activities and upcoming volunteer […]

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