Events & Opportunities

Photo of Conversation Project: What Does it Mean to Be Good?

February 12, 2019

Conversation Project: What Does it Mean to Be Good?

Exploring Morality in the Midst of Structural Oppression

6:00 p.m., People's Food Coop, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: It's a Free Country

February 12, 2019

Conversation Project: It's a Free Country

Exploring the Limitations and Responsibilities of Freedom

7:00 p.m., St. Helens Public Library, St. Helens

Photo of Conversation Project: The Middle Class and Other Stories About Wealth, Status, and Power

February 16, 2019

Conversation Project: The Middle Class and Other Stories About Wealth, Status, and Power

Join Oregon Humanities Executive Director Adam Davis for a conversation that explores what we think and how we talk about class in Oregon and the nation.

1:00 p.m., Tillamook County Pioneer Museum, Tillamook

Photo of Conversation Project: The Meaning of Climate Change

February 20, 2019

Conversation Project: The Meaning of Climate Change

Portland State University instructor David Osborn leads a discussion exploring different meanings of climate change and how our understanding of meaning relates to action.

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

Photo of Conversation Project: Seeing the Forest and the Trees

February 22, 2019

Conversation Project: Seeing the Forest and the Trees

Stewarding Our Public Forests

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

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: Where Are You From?

February 26, 2019

Conversation Project: Where Are You From?

Exploring What Makes Us Oregonian

6:00 p.m., Arts Council of Lake Oswego, Lake Oswego

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

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