Deering Center Neighborhood Association

Deering Center is a friendly, vibrant neighborhood of village stores, shops and restaurants, historic expansive greenspaces, and walkable schools from K thru 12.

DCNA works to support and cultivate our community by fostering neighbors’ relationships, exploring common goals and hopes, holding space for art and rich cultural experiences, and advocacy with our local government.



If you have any questions or would like to join our neighborhood info email list just send an email to deerincenter@gmail.com

Check out our Facebook Page for regular news and updates.

We have monthly neighborhood meetings open to the public on the 4th Thursday of the month 7:00 - 8:30 pm via Zoom


Our Annual Events include:


  •  Annual Meeting & Potluck
  • Memorial Day Procession & Commemoration
  • Porchfest
  • Halloween Jack-o-lanterns in DC village
  • Holiday Caroling
  • Winter Solstice Gathering
  • Deering Center Holiday Tree Lighting

Neighborhood Map

DCNA Map
  1. The City of Portland provides space on its website for neighborhood associations to post current events. Neighborhood Associations are created and controlled by their members, not by the City. The City does not verify and is not responsible for the accuracy or content of the information that they post on the City’s website. The City of Portland reserves the right to remove posted information at any time.