Comfort Inn & Suites West
13455 SW Tualatin Valley Hwy
Beaverton, OR 97005
Phone: (503) 643-9100
Fax: (503) 643-0514
Open the door to Portland's west side and wine country. Information about local activities, shopping and more are all here. The west side is home to much of Portland's commerce including such cities as Hillsboro, Beaverton and Tigard. With all of the business located out here: Nike, Intel, and Epson, to name a few, you are likely to spend some time in Washington County. If it is information you need, you will find it here.
Bilal Masjid dates back to the year 1987 when some noble-minded families decided to establish a mosque for the neighborhood's community. Today, Bilal Masjid welcomes devotees of all age groups to participate in community prayers and get actively involved in religious events. It strives to promote pluralism, moderation and peace and abides by the Quran and encourages its members to follow what is Sunnah. It also conducts several programs for outreach and interfaith. Open houses are held which serve as a platform for individuals to learn about the pillars of Islam. It also runs the Weekend Islamic School. Bilal Masjid also provides the Quran in various languages including French, English, Russian and Spanish.
Laser tag is all the rage, and you will have the time of your life at it here. Players wear vests with voice chips that update them with current scores. Perfect for parties, this arcade is great for all ages. Corporate events and family celebrations take advantage of the party room, pizza kitchen and video games. Groups of six or more should make a reservation in Laserport.
Valley Community Presbyterian Church, always strives to achieve all round growth of the community along with the spiritual awareness. It tries to reach out to the diverse groups of different ages and sexes. Camps and workshops for youngsters and teenagers are organized. The highlight is the 'Valley Academy of Performing Arts', a part of the church that introduces various forms of arts. It hosts the summer Music and Drama Camp and summer Arts Exploration Camp, which gives a hands-on-experience of theater to the participants. Truly, the constant endeavor to uplift the community is evident.
The church was established by Presbyterian Church (US). The mission and the objective is to reach out to all the members of the community and form a united and peaceful force. It incorporates modern music to involve the youngsters. Summer camps and workshops for all age groups, are frequently organized for an all round development. It was in this church in 2003, where pastors and leaders had come together to discuss the reformation of the Presbyterian Church. It will be now be a part of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church.
Established in the year 1886, Trinity Evangelical Church is Tigard's oldest church. Today, the church encourages its community members to love the Master, share His Gospel and follow His teachings. It runs several ministries including Men's Discipleship Gathering, Women's Bible Study and Parenting Class, among others. Men's ministry aims to promote God's message and encourages its members to serve as noble disciples. Women's ministry involves Bible study while Parenting Class helps parents in nurturing and raising their children. Trinity Evangelical Church also runs the Alpha course, a program that gives a chance to individuals to dig deep into the modern-day appositeness of the faith. Be a part of this ten-week course, whether to examine God's existence or to know more about life thereafter.
One of the oldest working dairies in the Oregon, this spot is a fun tour for families. There is a lot to see including cows, old cars, a pond with ducks and a museum with old toys and machines, some of which date back to the 1800s. Pony rides and games for kids are offered from June through August. A 15-minute drive from Portland, it is an interesting look at one of the area's biggest industries of yesterday. There is no admission fee.
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church aims to reach out to its community members and share the love of God and His Gospel. Ministries run by the church include Men of Purpose, Women of Faith, Kids and Youth and Family, among others. Men of Purpose ministry involves the holy scripture studies even as the members interact with others and discuss topics currently studied from the holy book. Women of Faith also involves Bible study apart from supporting each other through counseling and caring. Marriage and Families ministry offers guidance and disciples couples and at the same time, encourages parents to take forward the faith by educating their offspring. It organizes camp trips and minivan outings to ensure its members have a fun-filled, enriching experience.
Pendleton Park has a soccer and baseball field, playground and picnic area. Acquired in 1955, the park is named for the vice-president hopeful of 1864. George Pendleton lost the race to Andy Johnson, Abraham Lincoln's running mate. While drainage was the biggest issue when deciding how to appropriate improvement funds, the park also got new drinking fountains, benches and bike racks. The playground also received a significant overhaul and is now a neighborhood favorite.
With just about everything you could want or need in a park, this 90-acre Portland gem aims to please. Located in the wooded, hilly Multnomah Village area, the park has a long list of amenities: hiking trails, nature area, baseball/softball and soccer fields, tennis and basketball courts, picnic tables and facilities, a playground, rest rooms, and a community garden. If you can't find anything to do here, there's plenty of space to just lie back and stare at the sky.
Located at the Southwest Community Center, this aquatic facility is the cutting edge of water fitness and entertainment for the family. The pool house includes a six-lane lap pool, leisure pool with wading entry, water slide, splash pool and whirlpool. Swim classes are offered to all ages and levels. Passes are available for multiple visits. Call for admission.
The Ernest Haycox Estate is a country house spread over 6 acres (2.4 hectares) of land. This beautiful white house consisting of brick is a two levels home, the beauty of the Georgian Colonial style reflects in the detailed beauty. The estate also overlooks the Tualatin Valley towards the South and is a delight to watch. The house displays a beautiful view of the architecture from within and is a great tourist attraction.