Chimney/Pier Park Communications

Friends of Pier Park is looking for a Chimney Park liaison to the FoPP board. The bridge is coming … let’s keep communication channels open! Please email us at

Parke Diem at Pier Park

Join your neighbors, Portland Parks and Friends of Pier Park on Saturday, October 12th for first annual Parke Diem. Park Diem is a volunteer-driven, nonprofit-powered initiative for park-loving people and organizations to unite, achieve, and raise awareness of our park systems’ needs. Click this link to register Activities at this event will include: Disc golf… Continue reading Parke Diem at Pier Park

Mulch the Sequoia Grove

Mulch in the Sequoia Grove – Sept. 14th Join us on Saturday, September 14th from 10am – 1pm to spread mulch throughout the Sequoia Grove. In order to prevent damage to the tender Sequoia roots during the upcoming Chimney/Pier bridge construction, volunteers will spread mulch delivered by Portland Parks. Bring your own work gloves. If… Continue reading Mulch the Sequoia Grove

Free swim lessons at Pier Pool

Learn to swim FREE June 18 – 21 at any Portland Parks pool … including Pier Park! This session requires walk-in registration tomorrow, Sat, June 15, from 8:00-11:30 AM. Pier Pool is located at 9341 N. St Johns Ave.

May meeting follow-up

The following was submitted by Elizabeth Kennedy-Wong as a Parks summation of the May meeting and trail alignment plan. Hello Friends of Pier Park et al – Please share this information. –         Based on the conversation at the Friends of Pier Park meeting, Here are the responses to the comments/requests and the recommendation to move… Continue reading May meeting follow-up

May meeting agenda

Come to the May Friends of Pier Park meeting on Tuesday the 21st at 6:30 pm at the St. Johns Community Center. Agenda items: Accessible bike path and bridge configuration report Sequoia memorial report and discussion Website report and discussion. All are welcome!