Question — do you eat food? If yes, then you’re invited to join us at La Bonita North (2710 N Killingsworththis Friday. 15% of sales will be donated to support Know Your City during the ENTIRE business day!
New tour announcement! On August 27th, Know Your City is excited to partner with the Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon on the THIRD annual Jade District Tour! Learn about the excellent work being done to promote the food, culture, and history of the Portland’s International and Immigrant community on Southeast Division. This tour will take you right to the festivities of the 8/27 Jade Night Market too. RSVP here!
We also have our inaugural Food Rights by Bike tour coming up on Saturday, August 27th. Food Rights by Bike features community advocates and organizations working on food justice and gentrification issues in North Portland. Get your tickets for the August 27th ride here, or reserve your seat for September 17th.
The deadline writer/illustrator submission for Oregon History Comics deadline is two weeks away —August 31st! Local artists are encouraged to apply through this submission form. Our second opportunity is Youth Voices, a ten part series specifically focused on the stories of youth in the region. Youth between 12 and 24 are encouraged to apply through this link!
Be engaged! Programs and Events Calendar:
August 19th, ALL DAY: La Bonita NORTH benefit fundraiser for Know Your City
August 19th, 10:00 – 12:00: People’s History of Portland
August 21st, 10:00 – 12:00: PDX 101 Tour
August 26th, 10:00 – 12:00: Pride Forever: LGBTQ History Tour
August 27th, 11:00 – 2:00: Food Rights by Bike
August 27th, 4:00 – 5:00: Jade District Tour
September 2nd, 10:00 – 12:00: PDX 101 Tour
September 3rd, 11:00 – 1:00: Hidden History of Albina
September 4th: 10:00 – 12:00: DIY Portland Tour
September 9th, 10:00 – 12:00: People’s History of Portland Tour
September 10th: 10:00 – 12:00: Urban Spaces Tour of the Halprin Sequence
September 11th: 10:00 – 12:00: PDX 101 Tour