November 2023

Holiday News November 2023

• Cedar Mill Tree Lighting Celebration
• Hillsboro Holly Days Celebration
• Snow Much Fun event and Orenco Tree Lighting!
• Bethany Village Tree Lighting and Holiday Market
• Bazaars
• Concerts
• OIBA’s “Spectacular” Nutcracker Delivers Magic

Smashing Barriers, one serve at a time

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Two local high schoolers, Rohan Shah (Junior at Sunset High School) and Jiya Mehta (Sophomore at Catlin Gabel High School), have been changing the game of tennis for the last few years. Earlier this year, they founded their youth-led non-profit organization Smashing Barriers, to redistribute new and gently used tennis equipment and host free tennis instruction in underserved areas.

Nature & Garden News November 2023

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• WCMGA presents: This IS Kalapuyan Land
• Tualatin SWCD Fall Workshops
• Leave Your Leaves or Leave ’em With Us!
• Treekeepers of Washington County
• Cornell Farm’s 2023 Wreath Workshops

Business News November 2023

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• Cedar Mill Vet now owned by PetVet
• Leo’s Lair replaces Pizza Schmizza
• Guard your wallet and identity when shopping online
• Holiday Open House at Anthology
• Village Gallery of Arts November news
• Should you sell your home in the winter?

School News: Beaverton High Rebuld

The Beaverton School District (BSD) is updating the community with new renderings of what Beaverton High School (BHS) could look like one day.

Legislative News November 2023

• US Representative Suzanne Bonamici Town Halls
• State Representative Lisa Reynolds Town Hall

Road News November 2023

The Walker Road and Murray Boulevard Intersection project took a step forward, thanks to a Conditional Letter of Map Revision (CLOMR) from FEMA, required for the realignment of a portion of North Johnson Creek where it meets Cedar Mill Creek.

Arts & Entertainment November 2023

• Trimet call for artists
• A sampling of November events at the Reser
• Come and enjoy The SpongeBob Musical
• BSO Fall Concert!
• Network with TVC

CPO News November 2023

• No November Meeting
• Neighborhood Meetings
• Development applications
• Future of the CPO/CCI system: BCC to hear latest OEICE proposal
• CPO 1 October Meeting Notes

Park News November 2023


• THPRD Events & Volunteer opportunities
• Winter Registration is coming soon!
• Budget Update
• Annual Holiday Gift Card Drive
• Climate Action Plan
• Future Park at SW Pointer Rd in West Slope Area
• NEW Dog Run Coming to Ridgewood Park
• FREE Fall Fitness in the Park is Happening!
• Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Events

Library News November 2023

• Writers’ Mill: NaNoWriMo
• Library Events and Programs
• Monthly Groups for Adults

Community News November 2023

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• Adopt a Rabbit
• Register for Sunset Youth Lacrosse
• “Tribal Histories of the Willamette Valley” book launch
• Planting party at Leedy Grange
• TVWD Fluoridation Pausing for Construction: December 2023 – Early April 2024
• Viva Village November news and events
• Green Light for Vets
• Free Preschool with Community Action’s Head Start
• Weatherization help
• Apartment Landlord Fire Training