Community Centers

Margaret Carter Neighborhood Network Center
626 NE Brazee St., (503) 281-1778 or

Mon. 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Tue. 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wed. 9:00 am – 3:00 pm*
Thu. 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Fri. 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

* NOTE: The center is closed the first Wednesday of each month.

The Margaret Carter Neighborhood Network Center has several programs available to PCRI residents. A Resident Services Coordinator is on-site to meet the needs of residents by providing one-on-one assistance combined with information and referrals to PCRI’s community partners. PCRI residents have full use of the on-site computer lab for personal use and job search. On site services include:

  • Employment search assistance
  • One-on-one resume and cover letter assistance
  • Interview preparation coaching
  • Job seekers groups
  • Basic computer training
  • Community gardens
  • After school homework help (Tuesday, Thursday 3:30 – 5:30 pm)
  • English language learners club (Tuesday 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. and Thursday 2:00 – 3:30 pm)



Maya Angelou Community Center
4012 N Borthwick Ave., (503) 287-4009 or

Mon. 1:00pm – 7:00pm
Tue. 1:00pm – 7:00pm
Wed. 1:00pm – 7:00pm
Thu. 1:00pm – 7:00pm

Maya Angelou Community Center has a computer resource lab available to residents for personal use, job search and homework. The Resident Services Coordinator on site is available to assist residents with resource and referral information, basic job search skills and computer skills training. Several youth academic enrichment and after school programs are offered:

  • Multimedia art classes
  • Music and production lessons
  • Garden education
  • Fitness classes
  • Financial education
  • Library Books 2 U program
  • Bilingual reading and homework assistance
  • Summer Art Camp
  • Summer Healthy Eating and Living (HEAL) Camp



Park Terrace Community Center
315 N Alberta St., (503) 282-1359 or

Mon. 3:30pm – 7:00pm
Tue. 3:30pm – 7:00pm
Wed. 3:30pm – 7:00pm
Thu. 3:30pm – 7:00pm

This community center formally re-opened after renovations in August 2009 and is staffed Monday-Friday by our Resident Services Coordinator. Residents are invited to drop in, schedule appointments, participate in weekly activities or simply enjoy the center. Park Terrace Community Center services include:

  • Book clubs
  • Fitness classes
  • Arts and games activities
  • Community garden
  • Computer lab and training
  • Health and safety workshops
  • Transportation assistance