ARTICLE OF THE WEEK
“Dumbest Things You Do With Your Money,” by Kathy Kristof and provided by CBS Moneywatch. Offers up nine common, emotionally driven money mistakes and things we can do instead.
WEEK ON THE CHEAP
Monday, June 14th:
– It’s Flag Day and Wilsonville’s Rotary Club presents the 1st Marine Division Band for a free 6:30pm concert at Town Center Park near the Korean War Memorial.
– 31st annual Drammy Awards, 7:00pm at McMenamin’s Crystal Ballroom. Come join hundreds of theater actors, supporting stage crew and fans for Portland’s Drama Awards that celebrates outstanding achievement in Portland theater. Free.
Tuesday, June 15th:
– “Health Chat â€“ Eating Right when Money Is Tight,” 6:00pm at Tuality Health Education Center in Hillsboro. During this 90-minute presentation you will learn how to access local resources to help you and your family plan and eat healthy, affordable meals. Free.
Wednesday, June 16th:
– Rose Festival’s “Festival of Flowers” at Pioneer Courthouse Square go on sale starting at $1.00 each and up; choose from plants including salvia, impatiens, lobelia, pansies, begonias, vegetables, grasses and many more. Click here for a list of plant prices. Sale starts at 8:00am.
– Submission: The Portland Community Wind Band invites you to its free Spring Concert, 7:00pm at Hinson Church (1137 SE 20th Avenue in Portland). PCWB will perform a variety of band literature including marches, spirituals, and classical music. Donations are graciously accepted.
Thursday, June 17th:
– Submission: Third Third Thursday, “A celebration of art in my home-turned-gallery-for-an-evening, ” 5:00pm – dusk. SE Portland, free.