Category Archives: Events

Retiree Network – Calendar of Events, August 2017

Here’s what the PCC Retiree Network has coming up in August, 2017: August 9th, 1:00 p.m. Monthly Happy Lunch – Mother’s Bistro (212 SW Stark St, Portland, OR 97204). We will need to make reservations for the group, so we’ll … Continue reading

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Pinot & Prose Book Club selection for August, 2017

“Astoria, John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson’s Lost Pacific Empire – A Story of Wealth, Ambition and Survival” by Peter Stark. Publisher’s comments:  Astoria is the thrilling, true-adventure tale of the 1810 Astor Expedition, an epic, now forgotten, three-year journey to … Continue reading

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After Event Report: Zero Cancer Walk

Despite our announcing that the Retiree Network would not field a team for this year’s Zero Cancer Run/Walk, a number of network members both volunteered and participated in the 2nd annual Zero Cancer Run/Walk charity on June 11th. Five of … Continue reading

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Thank You to Walter Mitty’s Restaurant!

The Retiree Network Steering Committee decided at our June meeting that it was high time we got around to posting a big THANK YOU to the folks at Walter Mitty’s Restaurant. They have hosted the Retiree Network’s monthly book club sessions, … Continue reading

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The Pianist of Willesden Lane – Post event review by Gary Lesniak & Betty Kendall

An extraordinary experience was shared by fourteen of our PCC Retiree Network members recently at Portland Center Stage, in the form of a stunning narrative, accompanied by music. The Pianist of Willisden Lane is an exceptional human story of WWII … Continue reading

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Pinot & Prose Book Club Summer Reading Selection

The Pinot & Prose Book Club will take its annual ‘summer break’ through July and will next meet at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 23rd at Walter Mitty’s Restaurant to discuss our summer selection which is Astoria – John Jacob … Continue reading

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Zero Cancer Run/Walk – June 11, 2017

Sunday, June 11th, 9:00 a.m. Zero Prostate Cancer walk.  The Retiree Network will not be fielding a team this year, but we do encourage individual retirees to support and/or participate in this 1k riverfront walk from Elizabeth Caruthers Park to … Continue reading

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