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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Drop-in activities including big chess, giant Connect Four, and board games will be available for park users to enjoy when staff are on-site. *Drop-in activities will not be available during rentals, inclement weather or when staff are not on-site.

Big Chess Hours
12:00pm-4:00pm, hours and days are subject to change due to weather and events

Teachers Fountain - Currently Closed for the season
Summer Hours: 8:00am-10:00pm, daily, hours subject to change due to weather and events

The Portland Veterans For Peace Bell Ringing for Armistice Day - Director Park

Director Park - Bosque

Sunday, November 11 2018, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM


1 hour


Gather around as the bell rings to commemorate the end of WWI for Armistice/Veterans Day.


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Gather and listen as we ring bells exactly at 11am, 11 times. We will then honor those who have died on the battlefields of all wars and remind each other that the Armistice Day of 1918 took place on the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month on November 11, 1918 and was supposed to be the end of all wars.