Events & Opportunities

December 13, 2018

Conversation Project: Bias and Kids

How Do Our Prejudices Affect Our Children?

6:00 p.m., Hillsboro Shute Park Library, Hillsboro

Photo of Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

January 23, 2019

Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

1:00 p.m., PCC Rock Creek Campus, Portland

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February 28, 2019

Conversation Project: Why DIY?

Self-sufficiency and American Life

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

Photo of Conversation Project: How Do We Create Equitable Spaces Within Our Public Lands?

March 5, 2019

Conversation Project: How Do We Create Equitable Spaces Within Our Public Lands?

Educator Gabe Sheoships leads a discussion about what a relationship with nature means, how we can provide inclusive and equitable spaces within our public lands and natural areas, and how we can begin to work toward healing relationships with our land.

1:00 p.m., Tualatin Historical Society, Tualatin

Photo of Conversation Project: What Is Cultural Appropriation?

April 16, 2019

Conversation Project: What Is Cultural Appropriation?

Facilitator Surabhi Mahajan will lead us in a conversation to explore cultural appropriation beyond who’s “allowed” to wear certain clothing or cook particular foods.

7:00 p.m., Walters Cultural Arts Center, Hillsboro

Photo of Conversation Project: What Does It Mean to Be American?

April 17, 2019

Conversation Project: What Does It Mean to Be American?

Join this conversation led by facilitator Ellen Knutson to share your ideas about what it means to be American and hear others’ ideas, to identify differences and points of connection that may lead us toward the ideal stated in our nation’s motto: E pluribus unum, out of many, one.

1:00 p.m., PCC Rock Creek Campus, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: White Allyship in Close-knit Communities

April 22, 2019

Conversation Project: White Allyship in Close-knit Communities

In this conversation led by facilitator Alexis James, participants will have the chance to explore their identities, learn how to acknowledge different lived experiences without alienating friends and neighbors, and move toward action in their own communities.

6:30 p.m., Beaverton City Library, Beaverton

Photo of Conversation Project: Why DIY?

April 30, 2019

Conversation Project: Why DIY?

Self-sufficiency and American Life

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

Photo of Conversation Project: Beyond Fake News

May 1, 2019

Conversation Project: Beyond Fake News

How We Find Accurate Information about the World

1:00 p.m., Tualatin Historical Society, Tualatin