History Pub: Stories from our Native Ancestors (27 July 2015)

Stories from Our Native Ancestors: Killing Bigfoot, The Giant Beaver, The Coast Range Goblin and How Clam Got His Eyes

Stories from Our Native Ancestors: Killing Bigfoot, The Giant Beaver, The Coast Range Goblin and How Clam Got His Eyes is the latest History Pub, on Monday, 27 July 2015 at the Kennedy School (5736 NE 33rd). Presenters Dr. Jason T. Younker, Associate Professor of Anthropology and assistant vice president and advisor to the president […]

Oregon History 101: Immigration and Ethnicity (1 December 2014)

History 101: Immigration and Ethnicity

Oregon History 101: “Looks Like a Good Beginning”: Immigration, Ethnicity, and Exclusion in Oregon, 1850-1910. will be presented by Dr. Jacqueline Peterson-Loomis at the Kennedy School (5736 NE 33rd Ave) on 1 December 2014 at 7 PM.

Science Pub Portland: Shaping Light with Folded Surfaces (18 November 2014)

OMSI

Science Pub Portland presents Shaping Light with Folded Surfaces tonight at the Empirical Theater at OMSI (1945 SE Water Ave.).

Sign Up Now: Old Timey Bars Kick Ass Bus Tour (14-November-2013)

Kick Ass Oregon History

Inspired by the recent Old Timey Bars podcast and taking a page from last summer’s Portland Bar Double Decker Bus Tour, the Old Timey Bars Kick Ass Bus Tour begins at the kick ass Jack London Bar, where after priming the Kick Ass Oregon History’s inimitable resident historian Doug Kenck-Crispin will guide us lucky ticket holders onto the Cascadia Cruiser for the tour.

Portland Weekend Amusements (June 28-30, 2013)

North American Organic Brewers Festival

The first really warm weekend of the year is upon us, so of course: beer. Portland’s summer seems to have begun a bit early this year – the 4th of July isn’t until next week!