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Free Class Offer at Industrial Barre
1911 NE Broadway, 971-407-3411 or www.industrialbarre.com
Industrial Barre offers complimentary classes for first time visits. Sign up online! Visit our website to learn more about the studio and what to expect from your first class!

Moda Studios Hair Salon, new customer discount offer
3543 NE Broadway, 503-956-8415 or www.modastudiosportland.com
Come check out our new salon and receive 25% off your first visit. Check out our website at modastudiosportland.com. 'Like' us on Facebook for drawings, promotions or even FREE stuff!!!!

Ongoing Special: Phagan's School of Hair Design, Local Business Discount
1542 NE Weidler, 503-239-0838 or www.phagans.com
If you're a local business, please come in and get your employee discount card and receive 20% off any service and 15% off any retail. Not valid with any other promotions.

Ongoing Special: Phagan's School of Hair Design, Early Bird Special
1542 NE Weidler, 503-239-0838 or www.phagans.com
Receive 30% off clinic floor services from 4 to 7 pm on Tuesdays through Thursdays.  Cannot be used with any other promotion and appointments must be booked from 4 pm onwards.

 

Entertainment

Dancing

Every Monday, 9:30pm, Hot Salsa Mondays
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Hosted by Son Latino Dance Company Leo & Rosita, $5, lessons @ 9:30, 21 & over. 

Every Wedneday, 9:30pm, Bachateame Wednesdays
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Hosted by Dance To My Mambo, lessons @ 9:30. $5, 21 & over.

 Every Saturday, 9:00pm, Pa'Gozar Salsa Saturdays
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Translation "To Have FUN Salsa Saturdays" Featuring Portland's #1 Salsa DJ, DJ Armando, making you dance the night away to the absolute best Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha Cha, Bachata and more all night long! $5, 21 & over. Salsa/Bachata lessons at @9:30.

Every First Friday, 9:30pm, One Night in Cuba
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
A night of pure Timba and Reggaeton, $5, lessons start at 9:30. Every first Friday of the month.

Every Second Friday, 9:30pm, Bachata Con Sabor
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Bachata lovers unite! Bachata lessons @ 9:45 followed at 10 by a night of the best Bachata music and dance. Hosted by Sabor Latino and DJ Armando, $5, 21 & over. Every second Friday of the month.

Every Third Friday, 9:30pm,  Los Peques Salsa Night
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Los Peques Salsa Night - Class by Line Dance Studio, DJ Armando, $5, 21& over Every third Friday of the month

Every Last Friday, 9:30 pm, Colombian Night
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Colombian Night is every last Friday of the month - Colombian food, music, and dance from DJ Andres. $5 cover, 21&over, no lessons.

Music

Every last Wednesday of the month, 6:30pm pm,  Delphinium Quartet at McMenamins Classical Pub Series
McMenamins on Broadway, 1504 NE Broadway, www.mcmenamins.com
McMenamins welcomes the high arts to the public house, bringing monthly sonic explorations of classical music into cozy and informal settings! The Delphinium Quartet, made up of four members of the Portland Opera Orchestra, is a new project with a focus on bringing classical music to smaller venues. Free.

Schedule varies for DJ and music events (check Facebook link below)
Swift Lounge, 1932 NE Broadway, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Swift-Lounge/206084052402

 

Food & Drink

Special Dinners             

Paella Dinners,  Petisco, 1411 NE Broadway, 503-360-1048, www.petiscopdx.com. $45 per person for 5 courses. Credit Card required for reservations
Call us to find out the next dinner dates and reserve a table. We look forward to celebrating with you!

Wine Tastings              

Saturday April 18, 2-5pm - A Beaujolais Primer with exporter Aurélien Fiardet  Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com. Imported directly into Portland, these wines offer tremendous quality for the money. Aurélien will pour a variety of Cru Beaujolais and Mâconnais whites. FREE.

Friday April 24, 5-7:30pm - New Red Burgundy   Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com. We'll check out some under the radar Red Burgundy producers. $20

Saturday April 25, 2-5pm - Teutonic Wine Co. with Barnaby and Olga Tuttle   Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com. Time to go down the rabbit hole as Barnaby and Olga pour their offbeat local wines. Wild white blends, a rare Pinot Noir clone, Rosé, etc. Six exciting well-made wines, two really fun people. FREE.

Saturday May 2, 2-5pm - Cor Cellars  Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com. Located in Lyle, WA, Cor Cellars is one of a handful of producers making that small town a wine destination. Winemaker/owner Luke Bradford will pour Petit Verdot Malbec, Momentum Red and more. FREE

 

Events

Art

Through April, 10a-5p Mon-Sat,  Gallery Artists - Painting and Woodcut
Brian Marki Fine Art, 2236 NE Broadway, www.brianmarki.com or 503-249-5659
During our 20th year we are showing some of our gallery's best artists. For April, our walls feature favorite plein air painters Scott Gellatly and Anton Pavlenko; abstract artist Miroslav Lovric; and woodcut artist Kirsten Francis. We also have first tastes of watercolor artist Steve Klier and painter J.M. Brodrick.

Book Readings    

Tuesday April. 21, 7:00-8:00pm, Brian Doyle: Martin Marten
Broadway Books, 1714 NE Broadway, www.broadwaybooks.net or 503-284-1726

Perennial Portland favorite Brian Doyle will read from his new novel. An intertwined coming of age story of two energetic, sinewy, muddled, brilliant, creative animals, one human and one a pine marten. Dave is fourteen years old, eager, and headstrong. Martin is a pine marten, a small, muscled hunter of the deep woods. Both of these wild animals are setting off on adventures on their native Mount Hood in Oregon, and their lives, paths, and trails will cross, weave, and blend. Brian Doyle is the editor of Portland Magazine at the University of Portland and the author of seventeen books of essays, fiction, poems, and nonfiction, among them the novels Mink River, a finalist for the Oregon Book Award, and The Plover. Honors for his work include the American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature.

Classes

Every Sunday, 3:00-5:00pm, Knitting Studio
Twisted, 2310 NE Broadway, www.twistedpdx.com or 503.922.1150
Pick your own project and get help with whatever you need or whatever strikes your fancy.
Beginner level and up – people in this class should already know the basics of knitting and how to read a pattern.  Give us a call to check availability and sign up. $25/class    


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