Bloody Thursdays

Bloody Thursdays happen five times per year in September, November, January, March, and May. Meetings open with a reception at 7:00pm, with the presentation at 7:30pm. Every meeting is free and open to the public.

The 2015-2016 Bloody Thursday Season is underway. Guests so far have featured Johnny Shaw and Steven Saylor.

2016 Events

January 28
Chelsea Cain

March 24
Dr. Karen Gunson
Oregon State Medical Examiner

May 26
David Osborne

Beginning in January 2016, Bloody Thursday will take place at The Old Church, located at 1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97201. Click here for directions and parking info.

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Bloody Thursdays

Join us for the 2017-2018 Bloody Thursday season.

  • September 28, 2017: Robert Dugoni, Spotted Owl Award winner
  • November 16, 2017: Finn JD John, Off-Beat Oregon
  • January 25, 2018: Local Women of Mystery Panel with Kate Dyer-Seely, Cindy Brown, and Angela Sanders, moderated by Bill Cameron
  • March 22, 2018: Lou Berney
  • May 24, 2018: Local Men of Mystery Panel with Baron Birtcher, Warren Easley, and Grant Bywaters moderated by Kelly Garrett

For our new season, we will be moving to TaborSpace at 5441 SE Belmont St. Portland, OR 97215. Details to come!