Friendly House

Welcome to Friendly House, a non-profit neighborhood center and social service agency in Portland, Oregon.


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Back again this year–Spring Break Camp for 1st–5th graders!

Trains, spaceships, and pirates will abound at Friendly House Spring Break Camp in a few short weeks! Join us for one day or all, with daily themes, exciting activities, and field trips for kindergarten through fifth graders. Open 7am-6pm 3/27. Sliding scale fees to fit your budget, starting at $35/day. View themes here and then sign up!

What's New

Family Jamboree April 8

Live Music, Games, and Crafts

Featuring Red Yarn
“Dynamic family performer who weaves folk songs and puppetry into engaging shows for all ages.”
Advance tickets (click here)
$6/person | $20/family*
Tickets at the Door
$8/person | $25/family
(Family is up to 6 people, babes in arms free)

Summer Camp Registration Now Open!


Don’t miss our fun, engaging camps for 1st–6th graders with new themes each week and hands-on projects with guest instructors and field trips. Join our talented staff in our welcoming, kid-friendly neighborhood center in NW Portland and all around the city.
Come for one week or stay all summer!
Camp Dates: June 19–August 18, 2017
Camp Times: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Before Care: 7–9 a.m. | After Care: 4–6 p.m.

Read about the weekly themes, activities, and field trips here.
4th–6th-grade campers have extra fun with 4th–6th Grade Extended Experiences (E.E.’s), like additional field trips and advanced activities.
Easy, secure online registration & payment. Sign up by March 13th to receive a $10/session early bird discount! To register, click here!
Full and partial scholarships available for qualifying families! Apply for a scholarship online when you sign up. Registration & scholarship applications are also available at the Friendly House front desk.