This calendar contains only Sumner Association of Neighbors events. See the CNN calendar for all Central Northeast Neighbors (CNN) meetings and events.

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JANUARY 2012

  • Friday, January 6: Deadline to submit items for our quarterly neighborhood newsletter. Email your items to sumner.neighborhood@gmail.com.
  • NO COMMUNITY MEETING

FEBRUARY 2012

  • Monday, February 6: Deadline to sign up for the Friends of Trees tree planting in Sumner neighborhood on Saturday, March 10.
  • Tuesday, February 21: Community Meeting, 7 PM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott).
    Guest speakers: State Representative Jefferson Smith, who is a candidate for Portland Mayor; and Sarah Figliozzi of PBOT, who will talk about the Sandy Blvd sidewalk project. Social time with light refreshments: 6:30 PM
  • Saturday, February 25: Our 2nd Anniversary Sumner Pride litter patrol, 10 AM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave.

MARCH 2012

  • Saturday, March 10: Friends of Trees tree planting event, 10 AM. Location: Your yard if you sign up by February 6.
  • Tuesday, March 20: Community Meeting, 7 PM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave.
    Guest speakers: State Representative Mary Nolan and local business owner Bruce Altizer, who are candidates for Portland City Council, Position #1. Social time with light refreshments: 6:30 PM.
  • Saturday, March 31: Sumner Pride litter patrol, 10 AM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott)

APRIL 2012

  • Friday, April 6: Deadline to submit items for our quarterly neighborhood newsletter. Email your items to sumner.neighborhood@gmail.com.
  • Tuesday, April 17: Community Meeting, 7 PM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave.
    Guest speakers: Cary Watters of Friends of Gateway Green, and Sarah Coates Huggins (of PP&R) and Denver Igarta (of PBOT) about the Sullivan’s Gulch Trail project. Social time with light refreshments: 6:30 PM.
  • Saturday, April 28: Sumner Pride litter patrol, 10 AM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott)

MAY 2012

  • Tuesday, May 15: Community Meeting, 7 PM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott). Social time with light refreshments: 6:30 PM.
  • Saturday, May 19: Annual Neighborhood Cleanup, 9 AM – 3 PM, Helensview High School, 8678 NE Sumner Street (at NE 87th Ave)
  • Saturday, May 26: Sumner Pride litter patrol, 10 AM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott)

JUNE 2012

  • Saturday, June 2: Neighborhood garage sale. Location: All over Sumner. Online signup form
  • Tuesday, June 19: Community Meeting, 7 PM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott).
    Guest speakers: Mark Wells, crime prevention coordinator, and Eric Zajac, neighborhood response team, Portland Police Bureau. Social time with light refreshments: 6:30 PM.
  • Saturday, June 23: Stewardship at Johnson Lake, 10 AM. Gather at the east end of NE Colfax St in the Airport Business Park NN office (map). Join us and get a free lunch. See details here.
  • Saturday, June 30: Sumner Pride litter patrol and graffiti cleanup, 10 AM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott)

JULY 2012

  • Friday, July 6: Deadline to submit items for our quarterly neighborhood newsletter. Email your items to sumner.neighborhood@gmail.com.
  • Tuesday, July 17: Community Meeting, 7 PM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott).
    Guest speakers: We’ll hear about three nearby Neighborhood Prosperity Initiative (NPI) projects — 42nd Ave, Cully Blvd, and Parkrose — and what they could mean for Sumner neighborhood. Social time with light refreshments: 6:30 PM
  • Saturday, July 28: Sumner Pride litter patrol and graffiti cleanup, 10 AM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott)

AUGUST 2012

  • Tuesday, August 7: National Night Out (free barbecue). CNN office parking lot, 4415 NE 87th Ave. 6 PM
  • Tuesday, August 21: Community Meeting = CANCELLED. NO meeting this month.
  • Saturday, August 25: Sumner Pride litter patrol and graffiti cleanup, 10 AM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott).

SEPTEMBER 2012

  • Tuesday, September 18: Community Meeting, 7 PM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott). Social time with light refreshments: 6:30 PM
    Guest speakers: Debbie Bischoff, Senior Planner Portland Bureau of Planning & Sustainability, to talk about the Portland Comprehensive Plan Update & how Sumner can best express its priorities.
  • Friday, September 28: Deadline to submit items for our quarterly neighborhood newsletter. Email your items to sumner.neighborhood@gmail.com.
  • Saturday, September 29: Sumner Pride litter patrol, 10 AM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott)

OCTOBER 2012

  • Saturday, October 6: CANCELLED Stewardship at Johnson Lake. We will schedule something in spring 2013.
  • Tuesday, October 16: Community Meeting, 7 PM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott). Social time with light refreshments: 6:30 PM
  • Friday, October 26: Children’s Halloween Party, 6-8:30 PM. Helensview High School, 8679 NE Sumner St (at NE 87th Ave)
  • Saturday, October 27: Sumner Pride litter patrol, 10 AM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott)

NOVEMBER 2012

  • Tuesday, November 20: Community Meeting, 7 PM. CNN office, 4415 NE 87th Ave (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott). Social time with light refreshments: 6:30 PM
    Guest speakers: Marissa Dorais, Portland Parks & Recreation City River program, about Johnson Lake stewardship in 2013.

DECEMBER 2012

  • Tuesday, December 4: Community Family Night Gala Event. 6:30-8 PM at CNN office, 4415 NE 87th (side door of the fire station between NE Sandy and NE Prescott).