In addition to searching for compatible housemates on this site, how else can Let's Share Housing assist you in finding a great match? Meet and Mingle! Each month we offer opportunities to meet potential housemates face to face in a format that will allow you to learn first hand who you might be interested in considering as a future housemate. You will find out what each person is looking for, see if their lifestyle preferences are compatible with yours and then attend and optional no host Happy Hour to get to know those you think might be the right fit for you. Upcoming Events Portland Meet and Mingles Learn about Let's Share Housing and the shared housing movement, then meet potential housemates over coffee after! Westside Saturday, May 6 at 10:15 am Multnomah Arts Center, Room 29 7688 SW Capitol Highway EastsideSaturday, May 13 at 9:15 amTaborSpace, Room 45441 SE Belmont St. Cost: $5 per person If you have questions about the Meet and Mingles, contact Michele at email@example.com or at (503) 680-8649 Let's Share Housing Workshop Series A free, five-workshop series that will guide you through the first steps of sharing housing. Part One: Know Thyself took place on April 8. Part Two: Proactive Conflict Management This workshop will focus on the social aspects of shared housing, including setting boundaries, conflict resolution, and how to identify your communication style. It will be led by Mark Duhrkoop of Genesis Meditation. Saturday, June 3, 10 AM-12 PM 7307 SW Beveland St., Suite 200, Tigard OR Part Three: Downsizing and Organizing This workshop will explore tools and tips for making space for your new housemate. Saturday, August 5, 10 AM-12 PM Location TBA Part Four: How Do I Protect Myself?This workshop explores the legal protections available to both owners and renters, including fair housing and discrimination laws, the eviction process, and running criminal background checks. Saturday, October 7, 10 AM-12 PM Location TBA Part Five: Home Modification This final workshop is specifically designed for homeowners, and will explore modifications you can make to your home in preparation for sharing it. Saturday, November 4, 10 AM-12 PM Location TBA Renters Rights Workshop: Multnomah County Library The Community Alliance of Tenants presents a series of workshops outlining the rights and responsibilities of renters at all stages of the rental process. Click here for times and locations.