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Family Play Date at Mt. Tabor


Join other Brown families for a morning at the park.

Bring a picnic along if you’d like to stay for lunch!

Location: Playground in Mt. Tabor Park
Date: Sunday, July 13th
Time: 10:30am
Directions: From the SE 60th Ave, head east on Salmon St to the park entrance. Continue up the hill to a large parking area on the left. (map showing location of parking area).
We’ll meet at the playground, which is a short walk uphill from the parking area. If you’re up for a short hike, leave the car at home, and take TriMet Bus #15/Belmont to SE 60th & Belmont.
Please RSVP to Joshua
- Joshua Cohen ‘93 + Felix (age 3)
- 503.349-2404

Bi-Annual Dinner: TYPHOON Restaurant


Join the Brown Club of Oregon at its bi-annual dinner for some of the best Thai food in the city and an opportunity to meet and connect with old and new friends alike. We hope to see you all there!

  • When: Thursday, February 21, 2008 at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: TYPHOON, 410 SW Broadway, Portland (map)
  • RSVP by February 15, 2008 to Leslie Jordan

Annual Holiday Party


Join the Brown Club of Oregon as we celebrate the holidays and usher in the New Year in the warmth of the magnificent Matarazzo family home!

In addition to good food, good cheer and good conversation, we’ll hear from alumni Martin Jacobs, ‘50 and Adam Hurst ‘97 about their passions and expertise!

  • What: Brown Club of Oregon Holiday Party
  • When: Saturday, January 5, 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Harris Matarazzo’s home (Address to be provided upon RSVP)
    RSVP by December 29th to Sage Cohen ‘91

We look forward to celebrating with you!

Zoolights! Family Night


See the zoo transformed into a winter wonderland, aglow with nearly a million lights. More than 200 animated animals swing through trees, jump across lawns, hide in bushes and appear in places where they’re least expected. Displays include swinging monkeys, leaping frogs, flying bats, diving penguins and a perfect-for-photos light sculpture featuring a dozen animals.

This will be a wonderful evening for adults and kids alike. Join the Brown Club for some socializing and a quick bite to eat at the Zoo’s cafe before heading out to explore the lights.

  • Date: Tuesday, December 11
  • Time: Gates open at 5:00pm, meet inside the “Africafe” at 5:30
  • Location: Oregon Zoo (directions)
  • Zoo Admission: $6.75 - $9.75 / children under 3 are free
  • Washington Park Railway tickets: $2.00 - $2.50 extra
  • For complete details see: Oregon Zoolights

Sage Cohen’s book launch celebration!


Distinguished local poet, Sage Cohen, will be celebrating the launch of her new book Like the Heart, the World with a reading and book signing at the Barnes & Noble in Vancouver, WA. This collection of Ms. Cohen’s poetry “accompanies the reader through the blighted streets of New York losses, the oceanic melancholies of San Francisco and Portland’s orchestral embrace of the ripening, welcomed self.

Please join us for the debut of a glorious work that “documents the courtship dance of a self taking shape.”

  • Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2007
  • Time: 7pm
  • Location: Barnes & Noble - Vancouver, WA (map)