Events & Opportunities

January 27, 2018

Bridging Our Divide Community Dialogue

Bridging Our Divide community events are focused on fostering conversation and understanding across political and ideological divides. This event will feature speakers from the local community and group activities to promote dialogue and empathy. This event is made possible in part by a Public Program Grant from Oregon Humanities.

6:30 p.m., IKE Box, Salem

February 7, 2018

Conversation Project: What Does It Mean to Be American?

Given the differences of race, ethnicity, place, religion, wealth, language, education, and ideology that exist in the US, what are the things that unite us a nation?

7:00 p.m., Salem Public Library, Salem

February 21, 2018

Conversation Project: Beyond Invitation

How Do We Create Inclusive Communities?

7:00 p.m., Stayton Public Library, Stayton

February 21, 2018

Conversation Project: The World to Come

How Our Fear about the Future Affects Our Actions

7:00 p.m., Salem Public Library, Salem

February 24, 2018

Conversation Project: Stone Soup

How Recipes Can Preserve History and Nourish Community

2:30 p.m., Salem Public Library, Salem

March 15, 2018

Conversation Project: Beyond Invitation

How do you know if a space is inclusive and accessible for all, and is such a goal even possible? What do you do about the tension between people who have different needs to feel included? Join Rachel Bernstein to explore what it takes to make the shift from invitation to inclusion.

6:30 p.m., Legacy Medical Group - Woodburn Health Center, Woodburn

March 23, 2018

Conversation Project: Race and Place

Racism and Resilience in Oregon's Past and Future

6:30 p.m., Legacy Medical Group - Woodburn Health Center, Woodburn

March 30, 2018

Conversation Project: Beyond Fake News

How We Find Accurate Information about the World

6:30 p.m., Legacy Medical Group - Woodburn Health Center, Woodburn