Membership Information

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Hello Friends,

Our fitness room will reopen Saturday, 6/15.  We will still need to do repairs to the floor and ceiling and will schedule that with advance notice.  Many thanks for your patience.

Join Us!

Friendly House adds to the livability and quality of life in Northwest Portland as a place for neighbors to meet, work, learn and play together. We create opportunities for people to get involved with their community by providing activities for a wide variety of interests, ranging from fitness to enrichment, that are accessible to people of all ages, incomes, and abilities. We offer an Internet Center; a Fitness Room stocked with weight machines, free weights and aerobic equipment; a book exchange; a full-court basketball gym; meeting spaces; and a piano.

wide-view-of-senior-yoga-seated-in-chairsParticipating in classes, attending workshops or using the Internet Center do not require membership.

However, many people become members in order to:

1) Receive significant discounts on classes

2) Access the gym and fitness room

3) Support Friendly House’s mission.

How to Join

Call 503-228-4391 or stop by Friendly House.

Membership Benefits
  • Full-court Basketball
    • Women’s Play
    • Over-40 group
    • Open Court
  • Dodgeball
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Fully Equipped Exercise Room Including
    • Weightlifting Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Aerobic Exercise Equipment
    • Senior Friendly Strengthening Equipment
  • Free Book Exchange
  • SAGE Metro Portland Reading Well
  • Scholarships for membership available
  • Free Community Nights
  • Quarterly Schedule of Classes Including:
    • Martial Arts
    • Yoga
    • Internet Tutoring
    • Stress Reduction
    • PCC Satellite Classes
    • Fitness Room Orientations
  • Internet Center
  • Discounts on Room Rentals
  • Discounts on Class Fees
  • Senior Activities
    • VIEWS, Gay & Gray VIEWS
    • Osteoporosis Class
    • Yoga, Tai Chi, Easy Exercise
  • Use of Piano (when available)

Membership Fees

Type Rate
Dual (2 people at same address) $350.00
Individual $250.00
Student (With current ID) $140.00
Senior (60+ yrs) $140.00
Scholarship* $35.00
Youth (ages 12–17) $125.00
One Month /3 Month $35.00 / $90.00
Youth 3-Month Pass $25.00
Daily Drop-In Rate $7.00
Youth Drop-In $3
6-Visit Punch Card $35

Each membership is good for one year from date of purchase unless otherwise noted. Youth ages 12–15 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian when using the fitness room.
*Income verification required (i.e. SNAP card, copy of SSI/SSD or letter from Case Manager). Scholarship application required

Questions? Please call 503-228-4391 x 121.


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