The Rockwood Center

Where Spirituality, the Arts, Education, Opportunity, Cultures and Community Come Together


is to live the gospel of Jesus Christ in the Rockwood area through partnering with our community, providing opportunities to create art, express music and foster learning environments, while engaging the ever-changing needs of our neighbors.

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All Are Welcome

The Rockwood Center is part of the Rockwood community.  We welcome all people regardless of religion, nationality, ethnicity, immigration status, or gender.

The Rockwood Center supports and stands with our community against racial injustice and the mistreatment of persons of color.  Black live matter in our society and our community. All human beings are created in the image of God and are sacred by divine design.   Any illusion of the superiority of white people and culture has no foundation in Scripture nor in the teachings of Jesus Christ.  Racism is a sin that has for too long found a home in religious communities, churches and organizations. 

The Rockwood Center is a place where the grace of God is expressed to all. 

The Rockwood Center has been part of the community for the last three years, providing space for community events and family gatherings.  Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we have been unable to open the space and insure the safety of the community.  As we move through this ever-changing landscape of the Covid-19 virus, The Rockwood Center will follow the state and county guidelines for reopening.  Please review the state website for detailed information.


When the Rockwood Center reopens for space rentals, groups must comply with the current state and county guidelines.  For your safety, all guidelines must be followed: including contact tracing, wearing masks, and social distancing.  


The Rockwood Center is not responsible for the health of your party.  Nor can we guaranty a virus free zone.  Rental agreements are made “at Your Own Risk” during the covid-19 pandemic.


The Rockwood Center follows CDC guidelines for cleaning the facilities.  We will do all we can to maintain a safe atmosphere for gatherings. 

OUR Programs
Comic Book & Super Hero Camp
Sun, Sep 13
The Rockwood Center
Sep 13, 9:00 AM – Oct 04, 12:00 PM
The Rockwood Center, 17805 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97233, USA
Learn to create stories and characters in comic book form. Local artist, Mario DeLeon will be our guest artist. Class size is limited to 20 participants, ages 9-15 years.
Sat, Sep 05
The Rockwood Center
Sep 05, 9:20 AM
The Rockwood Center, 17805 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97233, USA
Held the First Saturday of the Month. Beginners Class starts at 10:00am, Intermediate Class starts at 12:00
Fall Music Program
Sat, Sep 05
The Rockwood Center
Sep 05, 9:00 AM
The Rockwood Center, 17805 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97233, USA
The Rockwood Center plans to restart the music program in September. Stay tune for specific dates and times.


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17805 S.E. Stark St.

Portland, Oregon

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