Great news! Our 100th Anniversary Celebration in-person event venue and date have been confirmed for Saturday March 18th at the Monarch Hotel and Conference Center Address: 12566 SE 93rd Ave, Clackamas, OR 97015 Phone: (503) 652-1515. Planning an all day event with doors opening around 11am, lunch served around 1pm, Dinner around 6pm, wrapping up around 9pm. This event is “KBPS Family Only.” We are asking for a $20-$40 suggested donation for entry. No KBPS alum will be turned away. We will hold a free public open house at KBPS during the 100th Tech Show on April 20th and 21st.
Out of town guests will have to book guest rooms at nearby hotels, as of this writing The Monarch is sold out of guest rooms on March 18th. They will let us know immediately if that changes. (Since we are spending “school money” we are not allowed to purchase or provide alcohol or lodging for this event.) The Monarch Hotel has a separate Speakeasy Bar available in the building (voted one of the best in the nation.)
Here are some nearby hotel options and information:
1. Courtyard by Marriott Portland Southeast/Clackamas
Address: 9300 SE Sunnybrook Blvd, Clackamas, OR 97015
Phone: (503) 652-2900
(Slightly closer to event location, advertised starting at $127.)
2. Sunnyside Inn and Suites
Address: 12855 SE 97th Avenue, Clackamas, OR 97015
Phone: (503) 652-1500
( Around the corner and across the freeway I-205 from the location, advertised starting at $94.)
3. Residence Inn by Marriott Portland Clackamas
Address: 9191 SE SUNNYSIDE ROAD, CLACKAMAS, OR 97015
Phone: (503) 557-3566
(Furthest from event about 0.5 miles away, newer building and hotel, advertised starting at $169.)
Please let us know if you have any questions or have any special requests. Please help us by spreading the word to our KBPS family! Thank you!