Portland News Magazine

Shambhala Office Manager featured in new Silent Movie

August 13th, 2012 by Lesa Ricci

Abbey Pleviak, Portland Shambhala’s illustrious office manager / registrar / “go to” girl helped produce and is featured in a silent film called “Love in the Age of Corruption.” It will be showing it on Friday, August 17th and Sat, August 18th at the Vagabond Theater (an outdoor space located at NE 19th Ave and Alberta St). It starts at 8:30pm and has a suggested entry price of $5-10., but no one will be turned away for lack of funds!

On Friday night, the opening acts will be physical comedian Tommy Twimble and juggler Curtis Carlyle.

On Saturday night, the opening act will be swing dance duo Russell Bruner and Sandria Dore.

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Congratulations to Happy Barnes and John Light

August 6th, 2012 by Lesa Ricci

We invite the community to join in offering warm congratulations to Happy Barnes and John Light who were married at the end of July!


New Baby Arrives to Vince Frates and Sarah Hall!

August 6th, 2012 by Lesa Ricci

We are so pleased to welcome baby Luisa Rose, born to on July 28 to sangha member Vince Frates and his wife Sarah Hall. Both mother and baby are doing quite well!

If you would like to offer help in supporting the new family please contact Doug McCanne at [email protected]