Be sure to check out Oregon MUFON's page and Facebook page for information about our Paranormal Pub presentations at McMenamin's Mission Theater in Portland, Oregon, usually on the last Sunday of each month starting at 7 PM.  You can also get on our monthly mailing list for announcements.

General Information

  • We meet at the Mt. Tabor Presbyterian Church, 5441 S.E. Belmont St., Portland, Oregon.
  • Oregon MUFON members and the UFO-interested public are invited.
  • Meetings are scheduled on the second Tuesday of the month 6 to 9 PM unless otherwise announced in our monthly email announcement.
  • Since UFOs are a sometimes sensitive subject, we expect all meeting attendees to maintain a respectful attitude toward other attendees.  You don't have to agree with what is said, but be respectful.  If you can't do this, don't show up.

Schedule and Topics

These topics are tentative and depend on whether we schedule speakers or some current UFO topic seems more compelling.

  • January 10, 2017. No program; free round table discussion or UFO DVD.
  • February 14, 2017. Keith Rowell on "Hollywood and UFOs"; history of UFOs in movies; what influences affected Hollywood's views of UFOs? Discussion afterward.
  • March 14, 2017. No program; free round table discussion or UFO DVD.
  • April 11, 2017. Take our "UFOs 101 Quiz" and see how much you know about UFOs; discussion follows.
  • May 9, 2017. No program; free round table discussion or UFO DVD.
  • June 13, 2017. Abduction researcher Mary Rodwell on DVD about F.R.E.E. research; discussion follows.
  • July 11, 2017. No program; free round table discussion or UFO DVD.
  • August 8, 2017. Keith Rowell on "Astronomy, our Upcoming Eclipse, and the UFOs of the July 11, 1991, Mexico City Eclipse."
  • September 12, 2017. We will have our annual UFO sky watch.  See your email announcement for particulars.
  • October 10, 2017. State Director Tom Bowden on "'High Strangeness': Are UFOs Paranormal?"; discussion afterward.
  • Novermber 14, 2017. Keith Rowell on "UFO Information: Where Does It Come From?"; discussion afterward.
  • December 12, 2017. No program; free round table discussion or UFO DVD.

Meeting Place

Oregon MUFON has monthly meetings in the Muir Hall meeting room inside the Mt. Tabor Presbyterian Church. Muir Hall is accessed through the front doors of the church on S.E. Belmont St. Once you are inside, go to the left down the hallway about 50 feet. Muir Hall is opposite some church offices.

You can park in the church parking lot, which is just west of the church at S.E. 54th Ave. and S.E. Belmont St.

Donation, Please

We ask for a $3 donation per meeting (or $20 per year) to help support our local Oregon chapter, which is now a not-for-profit group registered with the state of Oregon.

Get on Email List for Latest Information

To keep up to the minute on our meetings, be sure to get yourself on our email list for the latest agenda and information.


Meetings follow this general agenda:

  • Informal discussion and social interaction. About 6 to 6:30 PM.
  • Organizational business and financial report. About 6:30 to 6:40 PM; Tom.
  • General UFO information and news; on-going investigations. About 6:40 to 7:00 PM; Tom, Keith, field investigators, audience members.
  • Presentation of featured topic. About 7:00 to 8:30 PM.
  • Discussion of featured topic or general round table discussion (five minutes per person). About 8:30 to 9:00 PM.
  • Close of meeting at 9:00 PM.