Explore the Hollywood neighborhood on Saturday, March 29 from 4-6 p.m. Get to know your neighbors who own and work at some of your favorite local businesses on Northeast 42nd Avenue. The evening’s highlights include free computer training at MacPCX, a tour of Fly Dragon Spa, Kona beer samples courtesy of Popina Swimwear, and an after-party with live music at Velo Cult Bike Shop, 1969 N.E. 42nd Ave. Participating establishments include Aunt Tillie’s Deli, The Moon and Sixpence, Escapade Salon, Nectar Café and US West Coast Taekwondo. For more information: http://hollywoodpdx.com/blockparty.
On Saturday, March 29 from 6-8 p.m., the Hollywood Boosters are hosting a neighborhood business seminar called Hollywood ReBoot. The public is welcome to attend the event sponsored by the Boosters, the non-profit Venture Portland and the Hollywood-based technology company MacPCX.
For $20, attendees will hear speakers, including Sky Boyer, owner of Velo Cult Bike Shop; and Angela McKenzie-Tucker, president of the Hollywood Boosters. Other activities include training and education on using WordPress and social media marketing and the opportunity to network with business owners and leaders. Dinner is included as part of the entrance fee. The event will be held at Velo Cult Bike Shop, 1969 N.E. 42nd Ave. For more information or to RSVP, visit http://hollywoodpdx.com/reboot.