Weekend Warrior December 12-14
CHAP Holiday Bazaar and Open Art Studio in SE PDX. Everyone is welcome to enjoy unlimited art supplies and to create their own masterpiece. $5/hour/art maker. Friday 10am-6pm and throughout the weekend.
Loving Touch Infant Massage in SE PDX. Learn the history, theory and practice of infant massage while practicing on your own infant. Free. Friday 2-3:30pm.
Winter Crafts in Beaverton. Get out the glitter and enjoy some fun winter crafts. Best for grades K-3. Free. Friday 4-5pm.
Holiday Concert Series at Cafe au Play. Na Rosai plays traditional Irish and Appalachian music. $5-10 donation. Friday 7-8pm.
Tree-Mendous Second Saturday at World Forestry Center. Kids 18 and under enjoy free admission all day. In addition, from 12:30-1:30 learn about the birds in your own backyard. Saturday 10am-5pm.
Johnny Keener at Sunnyside Library. Move and groove to the music of this alt-folk-bluesy Portland favorite. Free. Saturday 10:30-11:30am.
Free Family Day at the Washington County Museum in Hillsboro. Enjoy free admission and learn about the physics behind some of your favorite toys. Free. Saturday 10am-4pm.
The (Recycled) Gift of the Trashi at the Sellwood Library. Check out KCPuppetree's new musical and interactive puppet show about friendship, sharing, and selflessness. Free. Saturday 12-1pm.
Second Saturday at the Water Center in Vancouver. Enjoy an old-fashioned holiday by making hand-crafted gifts at the Water Center. Free. Saturday 1-3pm.
Trackers Holiday Special in SE PDX. Join the Trackers for music, a variety show, face painting, crafts, free open archery and range skills, a waffle potluck, and more festivities. Free. Saturday 1-6pm.
Miller Family Free Day at the Portland Art Museum. Enjoy free admission to the museum all day. Plus from 12:30-2:30pm join Rachelle Doorley for an all-ages workshop that explores art making and creativity through process-based experiments. Free. Sunday 10am-5pm.
Gnome Day at Green Bean Books. Listen to gnome stories, craft clothespin gnome dolls and make magic mushroom wands. Free, but registration is required. Sunday 1-2pm.
Posado Milagro in SE PDX. This community celebration filled with Latin American traditions includes music and folkloric dance, arts & crafts, activities for kids, storytelling, and a piñata. Free, with tickets distributed on a first-come basis. Saturday 1-5pm.
Hope this gives you some ideas. Have fun out there! And don't forget to double-check event details by calling or checking the website of the venue, performer, or host organization