Go Green Portland

[ October 6, 2015; ]

GoGreen Portland kicks off in one week on October 6. Go Green Portland brings together business leaders and pioneering thinkers from the private, public, education and nonprofit sectors, to share strategies for improving collaborative processes, measurable results and innovative approaches around sustainability. Register  with code GLJ15 and take a 30% discount on your tickets.

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Local Research on Natural Therapies

National College of Natural Medicine’s Helfgott Research Institute is a professional independent, non-profit research institute located in SW Portland, whose mission is to conduct rigorous, high quality, research on the art and science of healing, specifically working to understand natural forms of medicine.  At Helfgott, scientists from the fields of naturopathic medicine, Chinese medicine, immunology, and nutrition … Read More.

Garden Delights Fall Herb Farm Classes

[ September 26, 2015; 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. November 15, 2016; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] Herbs and Their Uses

Wondering what do you do with all those herbs in your garden? Aren’t herbs just for cooking? Join the gals from Garden Delights Herb Farm to learn how to use them in a variety of ways.
Saturday September 26, 2015 1:30 to 3:30 pm
$25 per person


Herbal Holiday Gifts

Create lovely handcrafted gifts from your … Read More.

Straw Bale: A Love Story

Editor’s note:  This article originally ran in the Summer 2012 issue of the Green Living Journal. Recently Ruth and Bill have consolidated into one household and have decided to sell Bill’s Straw Bale Solar Home in Wenatchee, WA. For more information: (509 area code) 679.6165
A storm moved over the campground. He offered me his coat. … Read More.

6th Annual Pets-tival

[ October 3, 2015; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

Saturday, October 3rd 10am 

4420 NE Hancock St

Help the Oregon Humane shelter acquire pet food and monetary donations  to  help “End Petlessness.”

The Oregon Humane Society,  shelters and attends to abandoned animals, fights cruelty and neglect, and works to build a caring, compassionate community in Oregon. This organization is not affiliated with any other local or national … Read More.