Tualatin Event Calendar | October 2017

Tualatin October Events

October is here! Summer has come and gone and Fall is officially here! With cooler weather and rain on the forecast it’s easy to want to stay home but with these fun Fall events in October you may just think twice. There is everything from the West Coast Pumpkin Regatta to morning networking events.

 

  • Robot-o-Rama
    • Thursdays, October 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th
    • 4 PM to 5:30 PM
    • Tualatin Public Library – 18878 SW Martinazzi Ave. Tualatin, OR 97062
      • Get creative with building and programming different types of robots. Free for Grades 4 & 5.

 

  • AM Networking – Best Buy
    • Friday, October 6th, 2017
    • 7:30 AM to 9 AM
    • Best Buy – 7041 SW Nyberg St. Tualatin, OR 97062
      • Please join us for great networking, a light continental breakfast, raffle prizes and more. Find out why we’ve been called the friendliest Chamber in the Metro Region. Guests are always welcome but be sure to bring lots of business cards.

 

  • Blood Pressure Clinic
    • Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
    • 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • McCann’s Pharmacy – 15685 SW 116th Tigard, OR 97224
      • Know Your Numbers & Stay Informed: High blood pressure increases your chance for getting heart disease and/or kidney disease, and for having a stroke.  It is especially dangerous because it often has no warning signs or symptoms.  Prevent high blood pressure, get tested regularly.

 

  • Knife Skills 101
    • Saturday, October 14th, 2017
    • 2 PM to 4 PM
    • Location TBD
      • Stephanie and Nathan of Shun (say,“Shoon”) Cutlery, offer simple tips for knife safety, show you how to do basic cuts that will make cooking easier, and explain how to care for a cook’s most important tool:  a knife.
      • This will be a hands-on workshop, so come prepared to slice, dice, and have fun learning. Knives will be provided for your use; please leave yours at home.

 

  • 7 Pitfalls Every Manager Should Avoid
    • Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
    • 10 AM to 11 AM
    • Online Webinar – https://www.trupphr.com/event/7-pitfalls-every-manager-avoid/
      • A key job responsibility for every manager is reducing the risks associated with having employees. To carry out this role, it is crucial to understand how a manger’s actions can add to or reduce a company’s exposure to complaints, lawsuits, and monetary penalties. This webinar focuses on 7 of the most common mistakes new (and sometimes seasoned) managers make that lead to greater risk for a company, and how to avoid them.

 

  • West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta
    • Saturday, October 21st 2017
    • 10 AM – 4 PM
    • Tualatin Lake of the Commons – 8325 SW Nyberg St. Tualatin, OR 97062
      • Over the last 13 years the award-winning West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regattahas become Oregon’s best October event.

 

  • Regatta Run 5K
    • Saturday, October 21st, 2017
    • 9 AM
    • Tualatin Community Park – 8515 SW Tualatin Rd. Tualatin, OR 97062
      • The Chamber is a proud sponsor of this annual 5K walk/run created in honor of the Corporal Matthew Lembke Memorial Scholarship fund. Proceeds support scholarships for graduating Tualatin High School Students.
    • Owl Night
      • Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
      • 7 PM
      • Tualatin Police Department – 8650 SW Tualatin Rd. Tualatin, OR 97062
        • Learn about local owls and their unique adaptations to awaking in the night. We will learn how to identify common owls then get the chance to get up close with taxidermy owls with owl enthusiast Seth Winkelhake from Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge.

 

 

  • Trazza Anniversary Party
    • Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
    • 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
    • Trazza – 19870 SW 112th Tualatin, OR 97062
      • We are celebrating our one-year anniversary at our Tualatin location with a tasting party! Come enjoy happy hour and celebrate with us!
      • You’ll get to sample the full line of Trazza’s authentic and delicious Lebanese food, plus beer from Ancestry Brewing and wine from Lachini Vineyards.
      • Every guest will also be entered into a drawing for fabulous prizes!

 

  • AM Networking – Tualatin School House Pantry
    • Friday, October 27th, 2017
    • 7:30 AM to 9 AM
    • Rolling Hills Community Church – 3550 SW Borland Rd. Tualatin, OR 97062
      • Please join us for great networking, a light continental breakfast, raffle prizes and more. Find out why we’ve been called the friendliest Chamber in the Metro Region. Guests are always welcome but be sure to bring lots of business cards.

 

  • Fall Yard Debris Drop Off
    • Saturday, October 28th, 2017
    • 9 AM to 1 PM
    • Grimm’s Fuel Company – 18850 SW Cipole Rd. Tualatin, OR 97062
      • Before you know it, those leaves will begin falling and it will be time to take advantage of the opportunity to dispose of that yard debris.  Saturday, October 28, 2017, the City of Tualatin and Grimm’s Fuel will be once again holding the Yard Debris Drop Off Event.

 

  • Halloween Dance-O-Rama
    • Tuesday, October 31st 2017
    • 10 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Tualatin Public Library – 18878 SW Martinazzi Ave. Tualatin, OR 97062
      • Bring your babies, toddlers and other little people to this Halloween hullabaloo! We’ll dance to some spooky tunes, make a craft, and trick-or-treat in the library. Ages 0 to 6.
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