Category Archives: Food

Community Potluck/Brunch, NE Portland, June 17th

Yonder House is holding a Community Potluck Brunch Saturday June 17th.  Hang out and eat good food! Bring something to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people.

(Free clothing and stuff swaps are a ‘potluck of things’…Yonder House hosts a twice a month ‘potluck of food’!)

When: Saturday June 17, 11:00 am

Where:  5311 NE 15th Ave, Continue reading

Community Potluck/Brunch, NE Portland, June 3rd

Yonder House is holding a Community Potluck Brunch Saturday June 3rd.  Hang out and eat good food! Bring something to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people.

(Free clothing and stuff swaps are a ‘potluck of things’…Yonder House hosts a twice a month ‘potluck of food’!)

When: Saturday June 3rd, 11:00 am

Where:  5311 NE 15th Ave, Continue reading

June 2017 Free Swaps!

Happy June!  We’ve got a NEW family swap in LONGVIEW WASHINGTON this month -welcome swap hostess Elaine Brown to the team!  Enjoy these start-of-the-summer swaps now (as some go on vacation during July and August) by bringing the summer clothes in good shape you no longer need/use/love/have outgrown…and pick up some new-to-you goodies this month for you and your whole family! Here’s the Free Swaps we know about so far for June- please let me know if you have any changes/additions to this list:

06/03/17  Women’s and Teens All Size Clothing Swap 6pm at the Rushing Water Yoga Studio in Downtown Camas WA.  Please pre-sort your clothes so they can be separated into piles small, medium, large, plus, and accessories. Takes place the first Saturday of the month September through June (No swaps July and August).  Please RSVP to Dorothy at  clarkcountyclothingswap@gmail.com

06/03/17 Community Potluck/Brunch at Yonder House in NE Portland, first and third Saturdays starting at 11:00am. Bring food to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people!  Contact Bert Fitzgerald 574-213-5468 for more information. Check out the Yonder House facebook page at facebook/yonderhouseon15th for details.

06/04/17 Family All Size Clothing Swap (Beaverton) 7pm @ Adapt Training at 9923 SW Arctic Dr Beaverton, OR 97005. Bring your whole family!   Our swap is FREE, with no admission charge, no strings attached, and all remainders will be given away for free or to organizations that will not sell them but will give them away. For further details contact Kirsten at kirsten@adapttraining.com  Carla or Juleea at arellanofour@gmail.com or check the facebook page.  Meets every other month (usually on the first Sunday February, April, June, August, October, December 2017)

06/10/17 Women’s Size 6-12 Clothing Swap in NE Portland at the Evergreen Community Church (formerly Presbyterian Church of Laurelhurst building).  For what to expect see details here.  Usually second Saturday of the month.

06/14/17  Women’s All Size Clothing swap (Tualatin),   Sizes small through plus, including maternity clothes. Usually held quarterly in the evening from 7-8pm  (arrive 10 minutes before 7pm)   Where: Tualatin Heritage Center,  8700 SW Sweek Dr., Tualatin, OR 97062. Call or text Cassidy Wright at 503-880-7822.   Sizes small through plus, including maternity clothes.  RSVP’s required.

06/16/17   Women’s Size Petite to Medium (approx 0-8)  Clothing Swap at People’s Food Co-op in SE Portland at 7pm.  Everyone who attends, please bring an extra bag for remainder donation.  Monthly on the third Friday.  If you’ve got other sizes, please take them to the correct swap for those sizes.  If they are torn/ripped, please offer them on freecycle.org. If you would like to receive notifications via facebook, go to: http://www.facebook.com/groups/267181703349196/ and request to join the group.

06/17/17 NEW SWAP! Family All Size Swap in Cowlitz County! (Longview Washington) 11am at the Longview Public Library in the MJO Room 1600 Louisiana St Longview WA 98632. First swap is Saturday June 17th 11am-1pm, and is open to kind men, women, and children of all sizes – learn more about free swaps here https://swappositive.wordpress.com/about/ or contact swap hostess Elaine Brown thequeenbee.45@gmail.com.

06/17/17 Community Potluck/Brunch at Yonder House in NE Portland, first and third Saturdays starting at 11:00am. Bring food to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people!  Contact Bert Fitzgerald 574-213-5468 for more information. Check out the Yonder House facebook page at facebook/yonderhouseon15th for details.

06/25/17  Family Clothing and Footwear Swap (N Portland), Quarterly on Sunday, 2-4pm at the Kenton Church 2115 N Lombard street Portland OR 97217, in the basement. Everyone is welcome. All sizes of Men’s, Women’s, and Children’s clothing will be exchanged. No donation is required in order to receive clothing. Frequently asked questions about this swap http://freeclothingexchange.org/faq  This quarterly swap usually takes place March, June, September, December. Contact Ginny for more information at pdxfreeclothingexchange@gmail.com

06/30/17 Women’s All Size Clothing and Stuff Swap in Happy Valley, 7pm at New Seasons market on Sunnyside in the yoga studio/conference room. The last Friday of the month.  You can bring not only clothes but shoes and accessories and any other goodies that you want to pass on (such as books, jewelry, lotions, makeup, pens, arts and crafts and etc). If you know of a good organization that can use the leftover clothes or if you can take it with you please let me know. To RSVP (reserve your spot) contact Tanya at  Happyswap@hotmail.com 

Community Potluck/Brunch, NE Portland, May 20th

Yonder House is holding a Community Potluck Brunch Saturday May 20th.  Hang out and eat good food! Bring something to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people.

(Free clothing and stuff swaps are a ‘potluck of things’…Yonder House hosts a twice a month ‘potluck of food’!)

When: Saturday May 20th, 11:00 am

Where:  5311 NE 15th Ave, Continue reading

Community Potluck/Brunch NE Portland

Yonder House is holding a Community Potluck Brunch Saturday May 6th.  Hang out and eat good food! Bring something to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people.

(Free clothing and stuff swaps are a ‘potluck of things’…Yonder House hosts a twice a month ‘potluck of food’!)

When: Saturday May 6th, 11:00 am

Where:  5311 NE 15th Ave, Continue reading

May 2017 Free Swaps

Welcome to May!  Here’s the free swaps we know about so far for May 2017.  If you have any additions/changes, or are a new host and want to be included here, please let me know .

05/06/17    Women’s and Teens All Size Clothing Swap 6pm at the Rushing Water Yoga Studio in Downtown Camas WA.  This is now an All Size swap, so please pre-sort your clothes so they can be separated into piles small, medium, large, plus, and accessories. Takes place the first Saturday of the month September through June (No swaps July and August).  Please RSVP to Dorothy at  clarkcountyclothingswap@gmail.com

05/06/17 Community Potluck/Brunch at Yonder House in NE Portland, first and third Saturdays starting at 11:00am. Bring food to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people!  Contact Bert Fitzgerald 574-213-5468 for more information. Check out the Yonder House facebook page at facebook/yonderhouseon15th for Continue reading

Community Potluck/Brunch, NE Portland, April 15th

Yonder House is holding a Community Potluck Brunch Saturday April 15th!  Hang out and eat good food! Bring something to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people!

(Free clothing and stuff swaps are a ‘potluck of things’…Yonder House hosts a twice a month ‘potluck of food’!)

When: Saturday April 15th, 11:00 am

Where:  5311 NE 15th Ave, Continue reading