St. Matthew’s Episcopal re-dedication Saturday

by on Sep 20, 2013 | 0 comments

Spruced up and renovated this summer, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 11229 N.E. Prescott St., plans a rededication service Saturday, Sept. 21 at 4 p.m. Following the brief liturgy of dedication and renewal will be a barbecue with hot dogs, hamburgers, salads and desserts. The Parkrose community is cordially invited.
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Board of Education candidates forum

by on Apr 29, 2013 | 0 comments

The Mid-county Memo presents a Parkrose School Board Candidates Forum Monday, May 13 at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 11229 N. E. Prescott St. Come prepared with questions for candidates vying for the board of education. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the forum starts at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Tim Curran at...
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Secrets of iconography class

by on Feb 18, 2013 | 0 comments

If you are curious about icons or have ever wondered how they were created and what the symbolism is all about, master iconographer Sherry Lynch is offering a 12 week icon painting class at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 11229 N.E. Prescott St. beginning, Saturday, Feb. 23 at 11 a.m. Lynch trained in Turkey and was acknowledged as an iconographer by His All Holiness Patriarch Athenagoras, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople from 1948...
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Plastic foam recycling event Saturday

by on Aug 9, 2012 | 0 comments

Many of the items we purchase come packaged in plastic foam. When discarded, plastic foam doesn’t break down well in landfills and it’s hard to recycle as well. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church and Recology, Inc. will host a plastic foam recycling event Saturday, Aug. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Bring your large pieces of plastic foam, plastic foam peanuts, and plastic foam ice chests to St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church parking lot, 11229 N.E....
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Seniors learn to let go of things

by on May 17, 2012 | 0 comments

Letting go of belongings can be difficult, even if we have no need or use for them. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 11229 N.E. Prescott St. in east Portland, is hosting a follow up to a Conversation for Seniors held last October that explored the challenges of getting rid of stuff. The meeting on Friday, May 18 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. will be a chance for some to examine how they have progressed and for others to begin the process. Join the...
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