Events & Opportunities

November 14, 2018

Conversation Project: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

How Relationships Affect the Places We Live

6:00 p.m., West Slope Community Library, Portland

November 15, 2018

Conversation Project: Sentenced for a Season, Punished for Life

What does it mean to our society that 8 percent of our overall US population—and 33 percent of African American men—who have felony convictions run into these barriers after they serve time in prison? Join facilitator Pamela Slaughter in a conversation about how this reality affects our communities and what alternatives might look like.

6:00 p.m., Springfield City Hall, Springfield

November 16, 2018

Conversation Project: Race and Place

Racism and Resilience in Oregon's Past and Future

5:30 p.m., Port Orford Public Library, Port Orford

Photo of Conversation Project: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

November 18, 2018

Conversation Project: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

How Relationships Affect the Places We Live

2:00 p.m., Estacada Public Library, Estacada

Photo of Conversation Project: Ecology of Creative Space

November 25, 2018

Conversation Project: Ecology of Creative Space

Gathering Inspiration from the Natural World

4:00 p.m., The Suttle Lodge & Boathouse, Sisters

Photo of Conversation Project: Is Technology Outpacing Our Humanity?

November 28, 2018

Conversation Project: Is Technology Outpacing Our Humanity?

Facilitator Manuel Padilla will lead this conversation to explore how technology shapes our moral reasoning and our perceptions of, and relationships with, one another.

10:00 a.m., Portland State University, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

November 29, 2018

Conversation Project: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

How Relationships Affect the Places We Live

6:30 p.m., Columbia Grange #267, Corbett

Photo of Conversation Project: Beyond Invitation

December 3, 2018

Conversation Project: Beyond Invitation

How Do We Create Inclusive Communities?

6:00 p.m., Concordia University - Hagen Center, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

December 4, 2018

Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

7:00 p.m., Multnomah Arts Center, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Fish Tales

December 10, 2018

Conversation Project: Fish Tales

Traditions and Challenges of Seafood in Oregon

2:00 p.m., Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Oregon, Eugene