City News & Announcements
Help save a life! Donate blood.
Join us for a blood drive on Friday, October 6, at City Hall, 380 A Ave. The blood drive runs between 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Schedule your appointment at www.redcrossblood.org or by downloading the Red Cross Blood Donor App (Text BLOODAPP to 90999) - use sponsor code LOCityHall.
For more information or assistance with scheduling, call 1-800-RED-CROSS.
On Wednesday, October 11, join Friends of Springbrook Park for a fun and interactive guided nature walk. We'll sing a song and find a tree to hug as we learn about trees and nature! Exploration buckets will be provided for hands-on exploring! This event will take place rain or shine at beautiful Springbrook Park from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m.
This event is free and no registration is necessary.
Diwali, known as the festival of lights, is popularly celebrated in many Indian communities. For many Indians, Diwali symbolizes the spiritual victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance.
The Lake Oswego Public Library, in partnership with LO for LOve, invite you to join in the celebration by participating in the following activities for learning and enjoyment:
- Classical Indian Dance Performance - Saturday, October 28, 2-3 p.m.
- Art Bar and book displays at the Library - October 1-31
- Diwali Celebration at Lakeridge High School - Sunday, October 29, 2-4 p.m.
The 2023 Photo Contest was a huge success! After evaluating all eligible entries based on overall quality, creativity and how well the photograph portrayed Lake Oswego, the judges selected finalists for each category.
Now it’s your turn to vote for your favorites!
Voting closes at 5 p.m. on Sunday, October 15.
Lake Oswego works with volunteer Friends Groups to help keep our parks and open spaces healthy and beautiful. Join us to protect and restore natural areas in our community!
- Springbrook Park - Saturday, October 14, 9-11 a.m.
- Southwood Park - Saturday, October 28, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
- Freepons Park - Sunday, November 5, 1-3 p.m.
Thank you for helping in our natural areas!
On Saturday, October 28, the City will be holding a one-day-only drug take-back event to help community members properly dispose of unwanted or expired prescription and over-the-counter medicines.
This collection event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mary's Woods (Gallagher Building, 17550 Provost Street, Lake Oswego). This event will be a drive-thru collection - please stay in your vehicles.
Read more about acceptable/non-acceptable items and how to prepare.
The City invites you to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 to October 15. Read more about this federally recognized holiday and community events! Plus, check out a number of informative resources.
The Library Rover is back! We're popping up all over Lake Oswego. Join us at Luscher Farm on Saturday, September 16 and Saturday, October 14 from 10am-1pm.