Events & Opportunities

February 20, 2019

2019 Conversations with Funders and Partners—Portland

Oregon Humanities joins Oregon Cultural Trust Manager Aili Schreiner and other statewide partners and funders from February 12 through March 11 for “Conversations with Funders and Partners,” a seven-stop series of application workshops.

4:00 p.m., PCC Southeast Campus, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: In Good Faith

February 24, 2019

Conversation Project: In Good Faith

Exploring Religious Difference in Oregon

2:00 p.m., Cerimon House, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Can We Get Along?

February 24, 2019

Conversation Project: Can We Get Along?

Examining Our Personal Experiences of Connection and Community

3:00 p.m., Cerimon House, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Hunger in Our Communities

February 26, 2019

Conversation Project: Hunger in Our Communities

Facilitator Surabhi Mahajan will lead participants in a conversation to explore the connections between the constructed story of hunger and the current and possible solutions to end hunger.

7:00 p.m., Columbia Ecovillage, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Sharing Our Lives with Animals

February 27, 2019

Conversation Project: Sharing Our Lives with Animals

For this conversation, artist and educator Karin Bolender Hart invites us to share our own animal stories, consider how our personal experiences and beliefs about the lives of animals shape the stories we tell, and reflect on how these stories in turn affect our choices as caretakers, farmers, consumers, and companions.

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

February 27, 2019

Conversation Project: Bias and Kids

How Do Our Prejudices Affect Our Children?

6:00 p.m., Maplewood Elementary School, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: What's in a Label?

February 28, 2019

Conversation Project: What's in a Label?

Thinking about Diversity and Racial Categories

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

Photo of Conversation Project: Why DIY?

March 1, 2019

Conversation Project: Why DIY?

Self-sufficiency and American Life

6:00 p.m., Southeast Uplift Neighborhood Coalition, Portland

March 4, 2019

Conversation Project: In Good Faith

Exploring Religious Difference in Oregon

6:00 p.m., George R. White Library & Learning Center at Concordia University, Portland

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

March 6, 2019

Conversation Project: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

How Relationships Affect the Places We Live

1:00 p.m., Portland State University, Portland