Category Archives: Food

Maternity, Baby Clothing and Gear Swap, SE Portland, May 25th

Have a lot of clothes, toys, baby gear, and maternity wear? Come swap your stuff with other People and their babies at the Alma Baby Clothing Swap Party!

When:  May 25th from 10am-2pm!

Where: Alma Education and Movement Space 1233 SE Stark, Portland OR 97214 (map)

Who: People and their babies, Pregnant persons, too!

Here are the details:
Bring gently-used items, maternity and in sizes newborn up to 5T. Items include:

  • clothing
  • socks and tights
  • shoes
  • coats, hats, sunglasses and other accessories
  • cloth diapers and diaper covers
  • maternity clothing, nursing bras, clothing, and accessories
  • baby gear (blankets, strollers, carriers, slings, baby care items, legal car seats and furniture, etc.)
  • gear (nursing pillows, pumps, etc.)
  • toys
  • books (both for baby and parenting books)
  • games

It helps to sort your clothing beforehand (so you have more time to dig through and find new awesome stuff!) in these seven categories:
newborn to 3 months
3-6 months
6-12 months
12-24 months
2T/3T
4T/5T
maternity

There are no limits to how much to bring or take, we just ask that you take what you need. Please bring something to carry home all of your new-to-you finds! Any leftover items will be donated to Insights Teen Parent Program.
Bring a potluck dish or beverage if you have the time and energy.

Pregnant Persons are welcome!

Any questions please feel free to call Jami Pedersen 503-867-3920

 

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NEW Potluck and Variety Show, NE Portland, March 16

UPDATE 03/15/18 Hello Everyone!-The Whatever Variety Show has been POSTPONED, New Date TBD – dates being considered are April 20th or 21st, among others. If you have a preference, please respond or contact Bert Fitzgerald! Thanks- Janie Paige.

“Whatever” the Variety Show and Potluck, at Yonder House in NE Portland, March 16th!

Shake off hibernation with an evening of low-key performance and potlucking at Yonder House. We’ll take in each other’s poetry, music, movies, comedy, skits, musings, etc., and just eat drink and hang out.

March 16th at Yonder House,  5311 NE 15th Ave, Portland, OR

Potluck starts at 7pm, Variety Show starts at 8pm

Don’t have something to present? Yes you do. Just lower your standards. Respond via facebook here, or Call Bert at 574-213-5468 to get on the list (but you don’t have to).

Try to bring some drinks or snacks to share potluck style. We’ll have some stuff.

MC Bertrand will be presenting the commercial sponsorships for our acts, hopefully with live musical accompaniment. Contact Bert at 574-213-5468 for further information.

March 2018 Free Swaps

Here’s the free swaps we know about so far for March 2018.  If you have a free swap that isn’t listed that fits our criteria, please email your information to Swappositive.info@gmail.com so we can include it here FREE!

03/03/18    Women’s and Teens All Size Clothing and Stuff 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. Also includes small stuff items. Takes place the first Saturday of the month September through June (No swaps July and August).  Please RSVP to Dorothy at  clarkcountyclothingswap@gmail.com

03/03/18 Community Potluck/Brunch at Yonder House in NE Portland, (usually 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.

03/10/18 Women’s Size 6-12 Clothing Swap in NE Portland at the Evergreen Community Church.  For what to expect see details here.  Usually second Saturday of the month.

03/16/18   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

NEW! 03/16/18  “Whatever, the Variety Show, and Potluck”, at Yonder House. NE Portland, 7pm potluck, variety show starts at 8pm. Shake off hibernation with an evening of low-key performance and potlucking at Yonder House. We’ll take in each other’s poetry, music, movies, comedy, skits, musings, etc., and just eat drink and hang out. Don’t have something to present? Yes you do. Just lower your standards. Call Bert at 574-213-5468 to get on the list (but you don’t have to). Try to bring some drinks or snacks to share potluck style. We’ll have some stuff.  MC Bertrand will be presenting the commercial sponsorships for our acts, hopefully with live musical accompaniment. Contact Bert at 574-213-5468 for further information.

03/30/18 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.  Bring all sizes of women’s clothes, shoes, and accessories …plus any other small 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 

Potluck/Brunch, NE Portland, February 17th

Join Yonder House Saturday for potluck/brunch!

If you want to keep track of brunches, in case they get cancelled due to weather, check out our page Yonder House

Come hang out with your favorite people at Yonder House to beat the winter blues! Our doors will be open (figuratively, it’s cold outside) Saturday from 11am-2pm Bring some food for a potluck brunch if you have anything and come chat, play games or Continue reading

February 2018 Free Swaps

Here’s the Free Swaps we know about so far for February!  If you have a free swap that fits our criteria, let me know and I’ll add your swap to our list! If you want to start a free swap in your size, area of town, or area of interest, here’s how.

02/03/18  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

*02/13/18 UPDATE Community Potluck brunch returns February 17th! due to some residents moving in/out this weekend, the Community Potluck/Brunch at Yonder House has been postponed. Check facebook for details on when moving is completed and brunches start up again.   Community Potluck/Brunch at Yonder House in NE Portland, (usually first and third Saturdays, sometimes other 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.

02/10/18 Women’s size 6-12 Medium Clothing Swap in NE Portland at the Evergreen Community Church. For what to expect see details here.

02/11/18 Family All Size Clothing Swap (Beaverton) 7pm @ Adapt Continue reading

Community Potluck and Brunch, NE Portland, January 20th 2018

Join Yonder House on Saturdays in January for potluck/brunch between 11-2 for food and fun. Bring some food with you if you can, and if you have a favorite game, bring that too. Mostly we want to see you!

If you want to keep track of brunches, in case they get cancelled due to weather, check out our page Yonder House

Come hang out with your favorite people at Yonder House to beat the winter blues! Our doors will be open (figuratively, it’s cold outside) every Saturday in January. Bring some food for a potluck brunch if you have anything and come chat, play games or Continue reading

Community Potluck/Brunch, NE Portland, January 13th

Join Yonder House on Saturdays in January for potluck/Brunch between 11-2 for food and fun. Bring some food with you if you can, and if you have a favorite game, bring that too. Mostly we want to see you!

If you want to keep track of brunches, in case they get cancelled due to weather, check out our page Yonder House

Come hang out with your favorite people at Yonder House to beat the winter blues! Our doors will be open (figuratively, it’s cold outside) every Saturday in January. Bring some food for a potluck brunch if you have anything and come chat, play games or do whatever we’re in the mood for. Times are flexible so come by whenever you can between 11am -2pm.

When:  Saturday January 13th, starting at 11am, ends around Continue reading