Get ready for history, community, cider, and fun at the 11th annual Cedar Mill Cider Festival on Sunday, Sept. 16, from 1 to 4 pm on the grounds of the historic John Quincy Adams Young House at 12050 NW Cornell Road.
The free neighborhood event, sponsored by the Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District, will feature fresh cider created on antique presses by members of Boy Scout Troop 208. Cider samples are free. Lunch from Retrolicious will be available for purchase.
Entertainment will be provided by Lauren Sheehan and her band. There will be a Country Store tent filled with a variety of items from local vendors. The History Tent will present information about the JQAY House and restoration efforts. A portion of proceeds from the Country Store sales will go to the restoration fund.
THPRD’s Rec Mobile will provide games and activities for kids.
Free parking will be available at Cedar Mill Bible Church (12208 NW Cornell Road) after 1 pm. The grounds are unpaved but wheelchair-accessible. Commuters can access the festival from TriMet lines #62 and #48.
Formed in 1955, THPRD is the largest special park district in Oregon, spanning 50 square miles and serving about 250,000 residents in the greater Beaverton area. The district provides year-round recreational opportunities for people of all ages and abilities. Offerings include thousands of widely diverse classes, 95 park sites with active recreational amenities, nearly 70 miles of trails, eight swim centers, six recreation centers, and about 1,500 acres of natural areas. For more information, visit www.thprd.org or call 503-645-6433.
Keith Watson, CPRP
Community Programs Manager
|Date: September 11, 2018
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