Community Lunch
Jul
26
12:30 PM12:30

Community Lunch

Great things happen around the table. Even better when the food is free.

The last Thursday of every month, Weller Members enjoy a free lunch and community hangout time.

Community Lunch is open to all levels of Weller Membership.

 

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16 Personalities | Professional Development Training
Jul
31
10:00 AM10:00

16 Personalities | Professional Development Training

Sparked by member interest, Weller is offering members a FREE professional development training session on July 31st in the Riverstreet Conference Room from 10am -12pm.

This group coaching will be facilitated by Ashlee Sikorski, a certified and professional coach, housed at Weller. Ashlee will be using Myers-Briggs assessment and theory to help members learn about how your personality type shows up at work and in your personal life.

RSVP to reserve your spot today!

*This event will only be open to members who sign-up by July 25th, as there is light pre-work.
$50 for nonmembers
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DOERS Council Meet-up | Collaborations Part 2
Jul
31
7:00 PM19:00

DOERS Council Meet-up | Collaborations Part 2

We all learn by making mistakes. But what if we don't have to make the mistakes ourselves to learn? What if we could compress all the wisdom and experience from the people around us into knowledge that we can use to overcome and avoid pitfalls? What if we had a community of supportive doers to walk beside us on our journey?

Welcome to DOERS.

Doers is a series of monthly meet-ups hosted by The Weller Society where small business owners, creatives, and entrepreneurs hang out and share their ideas, experiences, and insights into a variety of topics. 

For this month's session, we will be following-up on our conversation about collaborations: Knowing when to say no and when to say yes! What is your mission? Where do you need to set boundaries?

Join us every Last Tuesday for drinks and conversation.

Free for Weller Members   |   $20 Public.   |   Tickets include drinks + snacks.

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Branding | Taylor Garber | Thursday Lunch Talks
Aug
2
12:30 PM12:30

Branding | Taylor Garber | Thursday Lunch Talks

Every Thursday, Weller Members gather to share lunch and listen to an idea share led by one of our Members.

Come hear from Branding guru and owner of Deux North Studio, Taylor Garber on branding best practices.

Thursday Lunch Talks are open to all levels of Weller Membership.

If you're not a member and would like to attend, please send an email to concierge@thewellersociety.com. 

 

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LIFE HEALTH | AMANDA FEAVER | THURSDAY LUNCH TALKS
Jul
12
12:30 PM12:30

LIFE HEALTH | AMANDA FEAVER | THURSDAY LUNCH TALKS

Every Thursday, Weller Members gather to share lunch and listen to an idea share led by one of our Members.

This week: Amanda Feaver, therapist and counselor, will be leading a discussion on Life Health. 

Thursday Lunch Talks are open to all levels of Weller Membership.

If you're not a member and would like to attend, please send an email to concierge@thewellersociety.com

 

From Amanda: "With a background in theology, human development and mindful somatic therapies I cultivate a practice of mindfulness in my own life and help clients do the same.  After years of experience working with trauma, both domestically and internationally, I found that my nervous system was always on edge and that the practice of paying attention to the present moment had the profound ability to decrease my experience of stress and anxiety and increase my capacity for peace.  Since starting my private practice I have focused my work on helping clients move through suffering towards a place of peace in their own lives."

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Mental Health: Suicide
Jul
10
7:00 PM19:00

Mental Health: Suicide

We've lost some beloved celebrities recently, and many of us have also lost friends and family. Join us for a meaningful conversation about the difficult and heavy topic of suicide.  

Questions we often hear from people about suicide range from: 
> can this happen to me too one day? 
> how and why did this happen? 
> could I have done something?
> were there signs that I missed? 
> what does it mean that they're gone because of suicide?  
> how do I cope with this loss? 
> what do I with the mixed feelings of anger, judgment, 
disappointment, and sorrow?

The discussion will be led by Cheri Anderson, an incredible member of our community who has dealt with the loss of close family members to suicide and will be sharing her journey through the pain and questions to a place of compassion and care.

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Clothing Swap! | Style Opal
Jul
8
1:00 PM13:00

Clothing Swap! | Style Opal

Style Opal + friends are excited to announce a Pop-Up Clothing Swap at Weller on Sunday, July 8th from 1-4pm!

This pop-up event will have free summer snacks and yummy drinks, with drinks for purchase provided by The Weller Society. In addition to the FREE clothing swap, we are also featuring a few boss entrepreneurs who will be selling their fashion products or services.

This is a great opportunity to shed some old feathers, meet and mingle with like-minded creatives, eat some snacks while wiggling your butt to some good music among friends.

It’s simple, bring your not-so-favorite men’s or women’s:

- clothing
- jewelry
- shoes
- and/or accessories

And you will trade your used items for new-to-you pieces!

Bring a friend or two or three…because we are welcoming everyone! Be sure to RSVP below so we can plan accordingly.

The left-over items will be donated to a local charity.

*Be sure to wash and clean all items (no one likes old B/O!)

RSVP below!

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DOERS Council Meet-up | Collaborations
Jun
26
7:00 PM19:00

DOERS Council Meet-up | Collaborations

We all learn by making mistakes. But what if we don't have to make the mistakes ourselves to learn? What if we could compress all the wisdom and experience from the people around us into knowledge that we can use to overcome and avoid pitfalls? What if we had a community of supportive doers to walk beside us on our journey?

Welcome to DOERS.

Doers is a series of monthly meet-ups hosted by The Weller Society where small business owners, creatives, and entrepreneurs hang out and share their ideas, experiences, and insights into a variety of topics. 

For this month's session, we will be talking about collaborations: Knowing when to say no and when to say yes! What is your mission? Where do you need to set boundaries?

Join us every Last Tuesday for drinks and conversation.

Free for Weller Members   |   $20 Public.   |   Tickets include drinks + snacks.

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Jun
21
12:30 PM12:30

Why Clean Crafted Wine? | Kaitlyn Nordby | Thursday Lunch Talks

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Did you know the average bottle of wine contains the same amount of sugar as a Krispy Crème Donut?! 

Every Thursday, Weller Members gather to share lunch and listen to an idea share led by one of our Members.

Scout & Cellar is a clean-crafted wine company that works with small, family owned vineyards to delivery wine straight to your door. All of the wines are natural, meaning no added chemicals or sugar = no headache the next day and sustainably grown!

Bring your own lunch and come listen!

Thursday Lunch Talks are open to all levels of Weller Membership.

If you're not a member and would like to attend, please send an email to concierge@thewellersociety.com.

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Work + Life Balance | Allison Gross | Thursday Lunch Talks
Jun
14
12:30 PM12:30

Work + Life Balance | Allison Gross | Thursday Lunch Talks

Every Thursday, Weller Members gather to share lunch and listen to an idea share led by one of our Members.

This week: Allison Gross, the owner of Neat Method Portland, is leading a conversation about work/life balance.

Thursday Lunch Talks are open to all levels of Weller Membership.

If you're not a member and would like to attend, please send an email to concierge@thewellersociety.com

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Jun
11
10:30 AM10:30

Picture Day

Get your nice shirt ready, practice your smile and check those braces! IT'S PICTURE DAY!

Just like back in school, except this time the photographer is friendly. 

Weller Members, come have natural light photographer, Bekah Dreisbach, take your photo! Her style is light, bright, and airy. 

Come to the Weller House between 10am-3:30pm to receive 1-2 professional headshots. Bekah will be delivering them through a digital gallery for easy download.

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Jun
7
12:30 PM12:30

Designing a School for Deaf Children | Thursday Lunch Talks | Caroline Smith |

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Every Thursday, Weller Members gather to share lunch and listen to an idea share led by one of our Members.

Come hear from Landscape Designer, Caroline Smith, and how she went about designing "The School For Deaf Children"!

With both challenges and exciting opportunities, she will take us on her journey of designing this boarding school in Les Cayes, Haiti.

Thursday Lunch Talks are open to all levels of Weller Membership.

If you're not a member and would like to attend, please send an email to concierge@thewellersociety.com.Member Chats are open to all levels of Weller Membership.

 

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First Friday Happy Hour | June
Jun
1
4:30 PM16:30

First Friday Happy Hour | June

Every First Friday, we have a free happy hour for Weller Members and their guests. 


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About First Fridays: 

"Community" isn't just a buzz word -- it's a powerful force of personal and societal transformation. It allows us to feel known, to belong, to be stretched and inspired, to be challenged and encouraged, to be our best selves. We are committed to supporting each other in real ways. And part of community is being able to get together and have a good time. So that's what we do.
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Community Lunch
May
31
12:30 PM12:30

Community Lunch

Great things happen around the table. Even better when the food is free.

The last Thursday of every month, Weller Members enjoy a free lunch and community hangout time.

Community Lunch is open to all levels of Weller Membership.

 

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DOERS Council Meet-up | Finding Freedom in Managing Your Time.
May
29
7:00 PM19:00

DOERS Council Meet-up | Finding Freedom in Managing Your Time.

We all learn by making mistakes. But what if we don't have to make the mistakes ourselves to learn? What if we could compress all the wisdom and experience from the people around us into knowledge that we can use to overcome and avoid pitfalls? What if we had a community of supportive doers to walk beside us on our journey?

Welcome to DOERS.

Doers is a series of monthly meet-ups hosted by The Weller Society where small business owners, creatives, and entrepreneurs hang out and share their ideas, experiences, and insights into a variety of topics. 

For this month's session, we will be talking about your most valuable resource: your time; how you can manage it, how you can organize it better, and ultimately, how you can find freedom to have the kind of life you want to have.

Join us every Last Tuesday for drinks and conversation.

Free for Weller Members   |   $20 Public.   |   Tickets include drinks + snacks.

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Weller Brunch | Building a Visual Identity | Bitter Housewife's Genevieve Brazelton
May
26
10:00 AM10:00

Weller Brunch | Building a Visual Identity | Bitter Housewife's Genevieve Brazelton

Weller Brunch: Share ideas, enjoy drinks and snacks, meet great people, and join in a brief conversation meant to educate and inspire you.

Genevieve Brazelton, founder and creative mind behind The Bitter Housewife and RAFT will be leading a discussion on building a visual identity for brands from a marketing perspective rather than graphic design.

After starting a brand from the ground up, she purchased another brand that was 3 years old and well established and merged the two into a cohesive portfolio.

She will be discussing all things visual branding: product packaging, social image, website, collateral, event presence... how do you decide what it all should look like?!

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May
24
12:30 PM12:30

Game Time with Ashlee Sikorski

Every Thursday, Weller Members gather to share lunch and listen to an idea share led by one of our Members.

This week, we're bucking that trend to play some games together.

Game Time is open to all levels of Weller Membership.

If you're not a member and would like to attend, please send an email to concierge@thewellersociety.com. 

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May
17
12:30 PM12:30

Social Media Burnout Begone | Thursday Lunch Talks | Jyss Yelas

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Every Thursday, Weller Members gather to share lunch and listen to an idea share led by one of our Members.

This week: Jyss Yelas, the owner of Style Opal, is leading a conversation about marketing and social media: how to spend less time on Instagram for your business, and see better results.

Bring your own lunch and come listen!

Thursday Lunch Talks are open to all levels of Weller Membership.

If you're not a member and would like to attend, please send an email to concierge@thewellersociety.com.

 

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May
8
9:00 AM09:00

How to Outsmart the Hustle | Michael Knouse

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Michael Knouse has spent the past several years studying, interviewing, and working with self-funded $1m+ entrepreneurs. And now he's here to share his findings with us!

What does it take to outsmart the hustle and go from being a business operator to a business owner? 

Free for Collective Members    |    $25 for Public

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May
4
4:30 PM16:30

First Friday Happy Hour | Ft. Alexandria Oesch

Every First Friday, we have a free happy hour for Weller Members and their guests. 

This month, join us for a Cinco de Mayo kick off complete with margaritas, small bites, and a special appearance from Alexandria Oesch, the artistic genius behind the famous art in the Weller House bar.

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**Alexandria's large artwork will be available to purchase for 50% off -- you don't want to miss out on this!**


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"Community" isn't just a buzz word -- it's a powerful force of personal and societal transformation. It allows us to feel known, to belong, to be stretched and inspired, to be challenged and encouraged, to be our best selves. We are committed to supporting each other in real ways. And part of community is being able to get together and have a good time. So that's what we do.
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Apr
30
7:00 PM19:00

Weller Cocktail Series | Mezcal

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THE WELLER SOCIETY INVITES YOU TO THE
SPRING INSTALLMENT OF OUR COCKTAIL SERIES.

AN EVENING OF LEARNING, DRINKING, AND SOCIALIZING. 
ENJOY A TASTING EDUCATION THROUGH THE WORLD OF MEZCAL WITH COCKTAIL LEGENDS. SMALL BITES INCLUDED.

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Apr
28
9:00 AM09:00

Yellow Co Tour

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Yellow Co is going on Tour!

(Weller Members, we have a handful of free tickets for you!)

We will be hosting their Portland event -- come join us April 21st, from 9am-2pm for a day of amazing speakers, networking, great panels, good food, and fun as the women of Portland come together!

Tickets are only $27 each, and not only do our Yellow Collective members attend for free*-- they get to bring a friend for free as well!

Sign up for a $33 per month Yellow Collective membership to not only attend our Portland Tour Stop for free with a friend, but to join a community of supportive and creative women who are influencing the world around them as agents of good!

Use the link above to sign up for Yellow Collective Membership to be entered into a drawing to win a free 2018 Yellow Conference Ticket!

*Yellow Collective members will receive a code on the member platform to use for free entry and a plus one. Email kacy@yellowco.co with questions/problems. Must be a member at the time of the event for free ticket to apply

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Apr
24
7:00 PM19:00

DOERS Council Meet-up | Know your WHY

We all learn by making mistakes. But what if we don't have to make the mistakes ourselves to learn? What if we could compress all the wisdom and experience from the people around us into knowledge that we can use to overcome and avoid pitfalls? What if we had a community of supportive doers to walk beside us on our journey?

Welcome to DOERS.

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Doers is a series of monthly meet-ups hosted by The Weller Society where small business owners, creatives, and entrepreneurs hang out and share their ideas, experiences, and insights into a variety of topics. 

For this month's session, we will be talking about knowing your WHY - how to communicate it to the world and your team, how to maintain it during growth.

Join us every Last Tuesday for drinks and conversation.

Free for Weller Members   |   $20 Public.   |   Tickets include drinks + snacks.

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Apr
22
1:00 PM13:00

Earth Day Clothing Swap | Save the planet, swap some clothes!

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It's Earth Day! 
If you haven't seen the documentary "The True Cost" you might not realize just how important it is to be mindful of what and from where you're buying. Fast fashion is contributing to really bad effects environmentally, economically, and socially.

Let's save the planet one garment at a time! Instead of sending your old clothes to a landfill and buying more, join us for a clothing swap! Weller has some pretty stylish ladies, so you don't wanna miss this event. 

 

 

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Apr
20
to Apr 21

The Life Changing Power of Knowing | Enneagram Workshop

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Have you ever wished you had a cheat code to understanding yourself and other people?

Welcome to the Enneagram.

Originally an oral tradition, come learn about the Enneagram the way it was meant to be learned--through discussion with others. In recent decades, the Enneagram has gained popularity in the West. But this is an ancient personality typing system that has been used for centuries as a tool of self-awareness and self-discovery, describing 9 core types. Life Coach Ashlee Sikorski will be our guide through the Enneagram during this 2 day workshop. She is a Professional Coach here in Portland, OR and had been studying this tool for 6 years.


Friday Evening | 6-8pm | During this portion of the event, we will discuss each type and participate in activities which elicit greater awareness, all while enjoying drinks on tap.

Saturday Morning | 8:30am-12pm | Continuation of discussion from Friday, dive deeper into each type and its characteristics, hear unique perspectives on each type from those who identify with the number. We will end our time with a light seasonal meal catered by Rikki Wynn of the Chatty Hen.

We invite you to dive deeper into understanding how you interact with the world. Join us at The Weller Society and discover how the Enneagram can help you connect more others and your truest self.

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Apr
19
12:30 PM12:30

Edible Landscaping | Weller Lunch Chat | Kevin Gouy

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Every Thursday, Weller Members gather to share lunch and listen to an idea share led by one of our Members.

This week, resident gardener and business development entrepreneur, Kevin Gouy, will share his expertise in edible landscaping and why biodiversity is both fun and important. This time will be a quick look into the how anyone can grow their own food.

Open to all Weller Members.

 

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