Events & Opportunities

January 23, 2018

Conversation Project: Beyond Invitation

How Do We Create Inclusive Communities?

7:00 p.m., Fern Ridge Library, Veneta

January 25, 2018

Conversation Project: Race and Place

Racism and Resilience in Oregon's Past and Future

5:30 p.m., Springfield City Hall, Springfield

January 25, 2018

Conversation Project: Talking about Dying

This conversation provides an opportunity for participants to reflect on what stories and influences shape their thinking about death and dying and to hear perspectives and ideas from fellow community members.

1:30 p.m., Lane Community College at Florence, Florence

February 22, 2018

Conversation Project: Beyond Invitation

How Do We Create Inclusive Communities?

5:30 p.m., Springfield City Hall, Springfield

March 3, 2018

Conversation Project: Talking about Dying

This conversation provides an opportunity for participants to reflect on what stories and influences shape their thinking about death and dying and to hear perspectives and ideas from fellow community members.

1:00 p.m., Siuslaw Public Library, Florence

March 10, 2018

Conversation Project: Seeing the Forest for the Trees

Stewarding Our Public Forests

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

March 22, 2018

Conversation Project: What Is Cultural Appropriation?

Issues of cultural appropriation and identity are complicated. Facilitator Surabhi Majahan will lead us in a conversation to explore cultural appropriation beyond who’s “allowed” to wear certain clothing or cook particular foods.

5:30 p.m., Springfield City Hall, Springfield

Photo of Conversation Project: What Makes Life Meaningful?

March 27, 2018

Conversation Project: What Makes Life Meaningful?

This conversation with philosophy professor Prakash Chenjeri and chaplain Fred Grewe aims to engage participants in a thoughtful and meaningful discussion about this very human question.

12:00 p.m., University of Oregon Baker Downtown Center, Eugene

April 10, 2018

Conversation Project: Talking about Dying

This conversation provides an opportunity for participants to reflect on what stories and influences shape their thinking about death and dying and to hear perspectives and ideas from fellow community members.

6:30 p.m., Fern Ridge Library, Veneta

April 20, 2018

Conversation Project: Race and Place

Racism and Resilience in Oregon's Past and Future

1:00 p.m., Regional Accelerator Innovation Network (RAIN), Eugene