Events & Opportunities

Photo of Conversation Project: In Science We Trust?

April 19, 2018

Conversation Project: In Science We Trust?

The Role of Science in a Democracy

11:00 a.m., Blue Mountain Community College, Pendleton

April 19, 2018

Conversation Project: Does Higher Education Matter?

This conversation will examine our assumptions and values around education and its impact on our lives.

6:30 p.m., Marylhurst University, Marylhurst

April 19, 2018

Conversation Project: Ritual and Ceremony in Modern Life

Holly Pruett, a life-cycle celebrant who works with individuals, families, and communities to commemorate such occasions, leads a conversation about the role of ritual and ceremony in participants’ family and cultural histories.

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

April 19, 2018

Conversation Project: Talking about Dying

This conversation provides an opportunity for participants to reflect on what stories and influences shape their thinking about death and dying and to hear perspectives and ideas from fellow community members.

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

April 20, 2018

Conversation Project: Race and Place

Racism and Resilience in Oregon's Past and Future

1:30 p.m., Mary Spilde Center LCC Downtown Center, Eugene

April 21, 2018

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

What exactly is the middle class, who does it include and exclude, and why does it get so much attention? 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.

2:00 p.m., Oregon City Public Library, Oregon City

April 22, 2018

Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

2:00 p.m., McMinnville Public Library, McMinnville

April 23, 2018

Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

5:00 p.m., Netarts Oceanside Fire Protection Hall, Netarts

April 23, 2018

Conversation Project: Beyond Invitation

How Do We Create Inclusive Communities?

6:00 p.m., Rex Theater, Vale

April 24, 2018

Conversation Project: Fish Tales

Traditions and Challenges of Seafood in Oregon

6:30 p.m., Siuslaw Public Library, Florence