Finding Common Ground Speaker Series: High Desert Partnership

April 2, 2024 | 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. | Harney County Library

80 West D Street, Burns OR 97720

Learn about the many ways the High Desert Partnership in Harney County supports a community of diverse perspectives to collaboratively solve the complex challenges facing rural America. Speakers include Brenda Smith, executive director of HDP; Mara Polenz, communications director; Josh Hanson, forest and range ecological coordinator; Kaylee Littlefield, community involvement and monitoring coordinator; Melissa Petschauer, Harney Basin ecological coordinator; Camille Torres, collaborative project coordinator; and Denise Rose, Harney internship coordinator.

This event is supported by a Mini Grant for Rural Libraries from Oregon Humanities.

Note: This event was initially scheduled for March 5. It was rescheduled for April 2 due to weather.

Event Sponsors

Harney County Library Foundation




Isabelle Fleuraud,