Retiree Network Events – October, 2016

Wednesday, October 12th: October Happy Lunch And a Movie!: The group decided to change things up a bit with this month’s lunch and tie it with plans to see the new movie based on the novel we read last year for the Pinot & Prose Book Club: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children  We’ll gather at 11:30 a.m. for an early lunch at Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery (206 SW Morrison), then walk up two blocks to the Regal Pioneer Place theater (340 SW Morrison – inside Pioneer Place Mall) for the matinee showing at 1:00 p.m.  Parking is available within a block of both the restaurant and theater using the Smart Park Garage located between SW Alder and SW Morrison, with entry from either SW 3rd or SW 4th.  We will need RSVP’s by 5 p.m. Monday, October 10th to make a table reservation.  Use the ‘comment’ field below this message or send a reply email to the monthly Retiree Network – Calendar of Events message if you are on our mailing list.

Thursday, October 20th: October Art & Conversation, Portland Art Museum: This month, Mary Weaver Chapin, Ph. D., Curator of Prints and Drawings, will discuss the playful and powerful work in the exhibition Corita Kent: Spiritual Pop, which features approximately 50 prints spanning the artist’s career, drawn from the Museum’s own collection as well as works on loan from the Corita Art Center in Los Angeles.  Coffee at 9:15 a.m.; lecture at 10:15am. This series is free for adults 62 and over.

Friday, October 21st, 4:00 p.m. Annual Scholarship Reception.  Due to the renovations under way at the Performing Arts Center, this year’s reception will be held at Sylvania Campus, HT Building Gymnasium.  The Foundation could use the assistance of some retiree volunteers to welcome donors and families to this event.  If you would like to help, please contact Misty Bouse at 971-722-4421. 

Wednesday, October 26th, 11:30 a.m.: October Book Club discussion: Our October selection is “The Three Year Swim Club” by Julie Checkoway.  Pinot & Prose meets monthly at Walter Mitty’s Restaurant.

Wednesday, October 26th, 1:00 p.m.:  October Retiree Network Business Meeting at Walter Mitty’s Restaurant.

Coming events…

Leaving a Legacy – Lunch ‘n Learn: Tuesday, November 8th, 10:00 a.m. – noon, Rock Creek Campus, Event Center, Building 9, Room A.  See details by clicking here.

Upcoming Foundation events: 

Annual Scholarship Reception, Friday, October 21st, 4:00 p.m. Sylvania Campus, HT Building Gymnasium.

PCC Day at the Capitol, Monday, February 27th, 2017.

PCC Gala, Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 5:30 p.m. PureSpace, 1315 NE Overton St., Portland.

Due to the regular meeting date for November falling on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, we will move our November Pinot & Prose Book Club and monthly business meeting to Wednesday, November 30th.

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