Events & Opportunities

October 17, 2017

Conversation Project: After Obama

Talking Race in America Today

7:00 p.m., Concordia University, Portland

October 18, 2017

My Brother's Keeper: "Kicked Out"

This fall, Four Rivers Cultural Center in Ontario will present "My Brother's Keeper," a series of eight documentary film screenings exploring the lives of marginalized peoples and issues such as mental health, addiction, and mass incarceration. Each screening will be followed by a presentation and Q&A session by a local nonprofit or government agency.

6:30 p.m., Four Rivers Cultural Center, Ontario

October 18, 2017

What's Brewing?

The Crook County Foundation hosts this public forum on current events and issues happening locally, regionally, and at the state level. This is an Oregon Humanities grant-funded event.

7:00 to 8:00 a.m., Meadow Lakes Restaurant, Prineville

October 19, 2017

Conversation Project: Just a Number

Aging and Intergenerational Friendship

6:30 p.m., Vernonia Public Library, Vernonia

October 19, 2017

CANCELED: History in the News

Discuss current events in historical context at a monthly roundtable with Mid-Valley historians, political scientists, and other experts. The topic of each discussion will be pulled straight from the headlines ten days in advance.

5:30 to 7:00 p.m., Willamette Heritage Center, Salem

October 20, 2017

Conversation Project: What We Risk

Creativity, Vulnerability, and Art

10:00 a.m., Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare, Portland

October 20, 2017

Think & Drink on Tourism in Tillamook County

Tillamook County Pioneer Museum and Oregon Humanities present a conversation on the challenges and benefits of tourism in Tillamook County.

7:00 to 9:00 p.m., Tillamook County Pioneer Museum, Tillamook

October 20, 2017

Conversation Project: Fish Tales

Traditions and Challenges of Seafood in Oregon

4:00 p.m., Chetco Community Public Library, Brookings

October 22, 2017

Conversation Project: Beyond Fake News

How We Find Accurate Information about the World

2:00 p.m., Klamath Falls Main Library, Klamath Falls

October 24, 2017

Growth in Portland: Whose Livability?

Adam Davis, executive director of Oregon Humanities, moderates a panel discussion on the Portland comprehensive plan.

7:00 p.m., EcoTrust Natural Capital Center, Portland