Our community has witnessed more than its fair share of change this year — homes have turned into offices, kitchen tables into learning desks and our regular behaviors and activities are taking many different or altered pathsRead More Mayor’s Message
Tualatin Valley Creates, the City of Hillsboro Cultural Arts Division and the City of Beaverton Arts Program have again partnered to produce the Creative Impact Workshops, a series of professional development opportunities for Washington County artists and cultural organizations.Read More Creative Community Invited to Take Part in Free Virtual Professional Development
In Beaverton, the arts are a part of our identity. The Beaverton Arts Program contributes by funding arts and cultural events and programs that celebrate our community values and help connect residents to their artistic and cultural heritage. This year, the Arts Program provided 29 grants and more than $100,000 in funding to local arts organizations. In addition to ongoing grant programs, Arts Program staff recognized the need […]Read More Artists, Arts Organizations Receive Relief Grant Funding
Celebration to take place across the city due to fountain work at City ParkRead More Celebrate the Changing of the Seasons With Beaverton Winter Lights
This year, the sixth annual Beaverton Welcoming Week was celebrated under the theme of “Creating Home Together.”Read More The Spirit of Welcoming Lives on Through Sixth Annual Beaverton Welcoming Week
The latest annual report on implementation of the city’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan (DEI Plan) will soon be available to the public. The report is a comprehensive summary of the city’s equity work over the past year and documents progress on the plan’s 129 indicators.Read More City’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Plan Update Scheduled
Ever wondered, “What can I do to make a difference or maybe just a dent?” The Beaverton Climate Challenge was designed to help answer that question! It provides a range of options to reduce household emissions by examining everyday actions and choices.Read More Climate Challenge Gives You a Chance to Change the World!
With winter coming, the weather could be life-threatening to people without housing. In collaboration with Just Compassion of East Washington County and Washington County, the city will be opening the Beaverton Severe Weather Shelter (BSWS) in a more robust way than before.Read More Beaverton Severe Weather Shelter Expands for the Winter Season
Registration is open for the Center for Mediation and Dialogue’s 32-hour Basic Mediation online training. This training will introduce participants to the themes, practices and skills of becoming a mediator.Read More Become a Mediator! Training Starts in January
Last winter was mild, but are you ready for what this winter might have in store?Read More Winter is Near — Are You Ready?