July 8-14: 
South Waterfront Community E-Current
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Volunteer to Maintain Elizabeth Caruthers Park

Elizabeth Caruthers Park is a lovely oasis in our South Waterfront Community that requires constant care and attention. The lone City horticulturalist responsible for it's maintenance is looking for volunteers to help keep the park beautiful. With his supervision, volunteers will periodically meet to remove invasive weeds and debris. To learn more about the project, please contact


Save the Date for Opera a la Cart!

Opera a la Cart is back! The Portland Opera will be performing on Sunday, August 11th at 6:30 pm at the end of SW Pennoyer abutting the Greenway between the Atwater and Meriwether. We encourage all to save the date for this special summertime performance of the arts. Bring your neighbor, a lawn chair, and a refreshing drink. There will also be a live wine auction at the event to continue to support this program in the future. The 2019 Opera a la Cart performance is brought to you by South Waterfront Community Relations, Zidell Inc., Sean Z Becker Real Estate, the Meriwether and the Atwater condominiums. 

SPNA Transportation Committee Meeting

This committee meets on the second Tuesday of each month to problem solve transportation challenges in South Portland.

Tuesday, July 9th, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
SWCR Office:
3715 SW River Pkwy. Map It

South Portland Neighborhood Association 

The SPNA meets monthly to discuss and learn about issues relating to our neighborhood, which includes the South Waterfront. 

Wednesday, July 10th, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
PBS Conference Center:
4343 SW Corbett Ave. Map It


Summer Arts at the Portland Aerial Tram

Bring your budding Picasso and enjoy some family time at the Portland Aerial Tram. There will be arts and crafts for the kids and inspiring vistas to spur your creativity. For more information, see the Facebook event or contact Timo Forsberg at

Saturday, July 13th, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Portland Aerial Tram:
3303 SW Moody Ave. Map It.

All events are free and open to the public unless stated otherwise. 

Front Porch Lecture Series: Fact-based Journalism and Regional News

Join Steve Bass, president and CEO of OPB, as he discusses the importance of high-quality fact-based journalism, the changes in the news media in our region, and how OPB is responding to better serve our communities. The entire South Waterfront community is invited to this lecture.

Monday, July 15th, 7:30 pm
Mirabella-Willamette Hall:
3550 SW Bond Ave. Map It.

SWCR'S Summer SOLVE Cleanup

Volunteer to keep our green spaces clean spaces at SWCR’s Summer SOLVE Cleanup. Trash bags, safety vests, and gloves provided. All volunteers receive free coffee and doughnuts. For more information, contact Community Relations Coordinator Natasha Tandler at

Saturday, July 27th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
SWCR Office:
3715 SW River Pkwy. Map It

All events are free and open to the public unless stated otherwise. 

Condo Curious? 

Join Sean Z Becker Real Estate's team of condo experts for a tour of homes for sale in the South Waterfront.
To learn more, call 503-444-7400 or email

Brought to you by Sean Z Becker Real Estate. 

The Bachelorette Watch Party at The Growler Guys

Hannah B(east) is on her journey to find love. Watch every moment of it on Mondays at The Growler Guys!

Mondays, 7:00 pm
The Growler Guys:
3739 SW Bond Ave. Map It


Running Group

Looking for a running group? Join one of these informal groups and the miles will fly by. All paces are welcome, distances vary. Visit or call 503-418-6272 for more information.

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 6:00 am - 7:00 am
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
march wellness & fitness center:
3303 SW Bond Ave. Map It


Portland Bridge Club

The Bridge Club meets on Mondays at the Mirabella and Saturdays at Lloyd Center for fun and friendly bridge games. The Portland Bridge Club is open to players of all levels. Click here for a complete calendar. For more information, contact Director Amy Casanova at

Mondays, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mirabella: 3550 SW Bond Ave. Map It.
$5 for Mirabella residents, $10 for public

Saturdays, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm 
Lloyd Center:  2201 Lloyd Center Map It
$10 for public


Tuesday Trivia Night at The Growler Guys

Test your knowledge and join in on a fun night of Trivia every Tuesday at The Growler Guys. Team sizes range from 1 person to 6 people, so come by yourself or bring a team!

Tuesdays, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Growler Guys:
3739 SW Bond Ave. Map It


Yammertime Toastmaster Club

Join this fun and engaging group looking to develop speaking, interview, and leadership skills. The club meets every Wednesday at 7:15 am. 

Each meeting allows members and guests to practice and hone their public speaking and leadership skills in a safe and supportive environment. Many of use this platform to help practice for upcoming talks and presentations in the real world. Coffee and snacks provided.

Questions? Contact Michele Gunness at:

Wednesdays, 7:15 am - 8:15 am
Collaborative Life Sciences Building:
Room 1S019. Map It


Feud Time at The Growler Guys

Join The Growler Guys for a fun night of Feud Time, every Wednesday. Based on the amazing show, Family Feud, this is a game you won't want to miss being a part of! Team sizes range from 1 person to 6 people, so come by yourself or bring a team!

Wednesdays, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Growler Guys:
3739 SW Bond Ave. Map It


South Waterfront Farmers Market

Get your farm fresh fix at the South Waterfront Farmers Market, every Thursday, Jun - Oct. 

Thursdays, June - October, 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Elizabeth Caruthers Park:
3508 SW Bond Ave. Map It


Spanish Conversation

Meet up with your friends and neighbors every Saturday to practice your Spanish conversation skills over coffee or tea at River Parkway Bistro. Contact Hugh Rayburn, 503-758-8780 for information.

Saturdays, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
River Parkway Bistro: 
3580 SW River Pkwy. Map It


All events are free and open to the public unless stated otherwise. 


South Waterfront Eye Care

Our philosophy is simple: provide premiere quality eyecare services, promote healthy and sustainable lifestyles, and contribute to our community – all with style.

We use the safest new tools and technology to provide you the best quality vision and satisfy all of your eye care needs.

Yes, we want you to have good eye health, but we want you to do that in style, with unique and sophisticated frames that express your personality.

South Waterfront Eye Care 
3615 SW River Pkwy. Map It

Best Friends Veterinary   

              Medical Center

Summer brings a lot of activity…time outdoors, camping trips and vacations……taking your best friend along?  Lucky friend! 

Remember to check your travel arrangements…many airlines require a health certificate to travel…or a Rabies vaccine certificate to cross state or country lines.  It is always good to be prepared.  At Best Friends Vet Med Center, we are accredited to prepare your travel documents, whether it’s across state lines or overseas.  We are here and ready to help you!

Best Friends Veterinary Medical Center 
0123 SW Hamilton St. Map It.



South Waterfront Real Estate


South Waterfront 
Real Estate Spotlight
Currently, there are:
:: 26 Active Listings
:: 4 Pending Listings
:: 36 Sold Homes (year to date)
:: $724,721 Average Sale Price
Featured Home | For Sale
John Ross 301 | Pristine 2 Bedroom Home in the John Ross
:: 2 Bedroom | 2 Bath | 2 Parking
:: 1479 Square Feet
:: Offered at $699,000
 To learn more, reach us at:
Brought to you by:
Sean Z Becker Real Estate



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