May Clackamas Community College (CCC) calendar of events

April 26 – May 1 International Celebration at CCC This year’s theme is “Celebrating Peace Corps Volunteers.” The opening celebration is Saturday, April 26, and begins at 10 a.m. in the Niemeyer Center, room 119. The opening celebration runs in conjunction with the gallery exhibit titled “The Peace Corps: 50 Years of Service.” International Celebration [...]

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Clackamas Repertory Theatre’s staged play reading continues

Clackamas Repertory Theatre continues its fifth annual staged play-reading series, “Sundays at Three,” on April 13th with a production of “One Slight Hitch,” a zany farce by comedian Lewis Black, best known for his appearances on “The Daily Show” with Jon Stewart. It is 1981 Cincinnati, and Courtney Coleman is about to be married in [...]

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Clackamas County Board to hold second hearing on medical marijuana moratorium

The Clackamas County Board of Commissioners is moving forward to adopt an ordinance to set a moratorium at least until May 1, 2015 on the operation of medical marijuana dispensaries in unincorporated Clackamas County. The first public hearing on the proposed ordinance was held April 3.  The second hearing will be held during the Board [...]

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CCC hosts ‘Stand Up 2014’ resource fair for veterans and families

Military personnel, veterans and their families from across the metro region are invited to participate in “Stand Up 2014: Because You Serve Too!” a housing, health and resource fair at Clackamas Community College’s (CCC) Oregon City campus on Saturday, April 5th, from 10:00am to 3:00pm in the Gregory Forum. The fair will bring together service [...]

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Clackamas County Veterans Service Office moves to new location

March 31-April 3 office closed during move The Clackamas County Veterans Service Office (CVSO) is moving into a new location to better serve the veterans of Clackamas County. The move is scheduled to take place Monday, March 31 and conclude Thursday, April 3. During that time the Veteran's office will be closed. Any veteran in [...]

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Clackamas County residents invited to comment to Metro about regional planning issues

Metro is seeking feedback from people throughout the Portland Metropolitan Area on how they live, work and get around the region today and what changes they would like to see in the future. To participate, visit www.makeagreatplace.org by Monday, May 5 to take a short survey and provide more detailed feedback on the following plans [...]

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Towncenter Xpress Shuttle service updated for spring term

Clackamas Community College (CCC) will continue to offer free weekday shuttle bus service during peak hours from MAX Green Line at Clackamas Town Center to the Oregon City and Harmony Community campuses during spring term. Due to increased student demand and riders’ feedback, CCC has adjusted the two shuttles’ schedules to better meet the needs [...]

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‘Peace Corps: 50 Years of Service’ opened March 31 in CCC’s Alexander Gallery

An informative exhibit titled “Peace Corps: 50 Years of Service” opened March 31st in Clackamas Community College’s (CCC) Alexander Gallery and runs through May 8th. The exhibit is courtesy of the Committee for a Museum of the Peace Corps Experience, and is featured in connection with the college’s annual International Celebration. “Peace Corps: 50 Years [...]

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The Right Brain Initiative and Gresham-Barlow School District bring the arts to all elementary students

 Public reception and student art opening on April 14 will honor partnership   This spring, The Right Brain Initiative celebrates a milestone in its quest for equitable arts education: the Gresham-Barlow School District has become the first to bring the arts program to all elementary students in its district.   A public celebration and exhibition of [...]

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Clackamas County Public Health celebrates National Public Health Week with student photography

National Health Week is an opportunity for communities across the country take the time to recognize the positive contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation’s health. National Public Health Week is April 7-13. The Clackamas County Public Health Division is honoring public health week through an engaging photography [...]

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