Winter 2023 Activities for Portland Parks & Recreation

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COMMUNITY MUSIC CENTER Music Programs Supervisor Gregory Dubay Music Coordinator Daniel Reyes Llinás Music Leader Kari Kjome Office Staff Steve Arts, Jonathan Cheskin Bus Line #9 SE Powell Blvd, #17 SE Holgate Blvd, #75 SE César E Chávez Blvd Call Tri-Met at 503-238-RIDE Parking Lot (limited) on East side of building; also street parking ADA Accessibility CMC’s facility is wheelchair accessible, with the exception of the basement.

3350 Southeast Francis Street Portland, Oregon 97202 503-823-3177 | Fax: 503-823-3171 cmc@portlandoregon.gov CommunityMusicCenter.org

ABOUT COMMUNITY MUSIC CENTER (CMC) In partnership with a nonprofit partner, CMC has been a popular place for music lessons and concerts in Portland since 1955. We enhance the greater Portland community by providing opportunities for all ages to learn about, make, and enjoy music. We do this through affordable music classes and lessons, free and low-cost concerts and workshops, low-cost instrument rentals, and other resources for the public.

Instrument Rentals: Current and new students visit CommunityMusicCenter. org/instruments Facility Use and Rentals: Event Rental bookings taken from January 18, 2023 NEW: Book a classroom for individual practice (see website).

Visit portland.gov/parks/register or scan the QR code to view and register for CMC classes online. Sign up beginning DECEMBER 14 for January 9–March 20 activities Sign up beginning JANUARY 18 for February 13–March 20 activities

BUILDING HOURS VARY due to staffing levels and weather and are posted on-site.

Check online or call for more information.

Building Closed January 16 February 20 Winter break office hours by appointment only December 19–January 6

WINTER 2023 PROGRAMS PRESCHOOL AGE Exploring Together* YOUTH Individual Lessons* Choir* Drum World* Group Piano Lessons* and Music Theory* Reading and Rhythm* String Orchestra and Chamber Ensemble Suzuki Group Classes Theory & Games* Xylophone Orchestra* ADULTS, INCLUDING 60 & UP (See Lifelong Recreation, pages 124–161, for more activities for 60 & up.) Group Piano Lessons* Community Choirs* Community String Orchestra Drumming*

Access Pass—With resources from the Parks Local Option Levy (Parks Levy), we can offer new payment options for City of Portland residents that allow you to choose payment levels based on your needs. Register for a free Access Pass to receive an ongoing discount of 25, 50, 75, or 90%. No proof of income is required. Learn more online: portland.gov/parks/discount Additional Need-based Discounts Available—If additional financial assistance is needed to assure someone can participate in CMC programs, including non-residents of Portland, inquire about available support from the non-profit friends of CMC by emailing cmc@portlandoregon.gov or calling 503-823-3177. Learn more about CMC and how you can support on page 32. 24

Fiddling Recorder* and Renaissance Winds Ukulele Circle* ADAPTIVE RECREATION (See Adaptive & Inclusive Music, page 31, for more details.) Drum Circle* Musical Experiences* ROSEWOOD MUSIC PROGRAM AT Y.O.U.TH Drop-in and registered programs to be announced. See page 31 *Indicates activities welcoming new beginners