Events & Opportunities

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

January 23, 2019

Think & Drink with Les Zaitz, Inara Verzemnieks, and Kimberly A.C. Wilson

An onstage conversation on journalism and justice.

7:00 p.m., Alberta Rose Theatre, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: What's the Purpose of Public Education?

January 25, 2019

Conversation Project: What's the Purpose of Public Education?

Join facilitator Aimee Craig for a conversation that explores the extent to which our various—and sometimes conflicting—ideals about the purpose of public education align with what is happening in our schools.

7:00 p.m., Friends of the Dallas Public Library, Dallas

Photo of Conversation Project: How We Grow Old

January 25, 2019

Conversation Project: How We Grow Old

Stories of Aging in Oregon and Beyond

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

Photo of Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

January 25, 2019

Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

6:00 p.m., Rockford Grange #501, Hood River

Photo of Conversation Project: How We Grow Old

January 26, 2019

Conversation Project: How We Grow Old

Stories of Aging in Oregon and Beyond

6:00 p.m., Coos Bay Public Library, Coos Bay

Photo of Conversation Project: Race and Adoption

January 27, 2019

Conversation Project: Race and Adoption

In this conversation, facilitator Astrid Castro will ask participants to explore questions such as, What role do race and racism play in your family? What are the personal experiences that inform how you talk to adopted children in your life about where they are from? Where do you need to grow to be the best resource you can be for children who are adopted?

10:00 a.m., Friendly House, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Everyone Can Be a Leader

January 28, 2019

Conversation Project: Everyone Can Be a Leader

Exploring Nontraditional Community Leadership

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

Photo of Conversation Project: Is Technology Outpacing Our Humanity?

January 30, 2019

Conversation Project: Is Technology Outpacing Our Humanity?

Facilitator Manuel Padilla will lead this conversation to explore how technology shapes our moral reasoning and our perceptions of, and relationships with, one another.

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

Photo of Conversation Project: Beyond Fake News

January 31, 2019

Conversation Project: Beyond Fake News

How We Find Accurate Information about the World

2:00 p.m., Lane Community College Library, Eugene