Events & Opportunities

September 20, 2017

My Brother's Keeper: "Emmanuel's Gift"

This fall, Four Rivers Cultural Center in Ontario will present "My Brother's Keeper," a series of eight documentary film screenings exploring the lives of marginalized peoples and issues such as mental health, addiction, and mass incarceration. Each screening will be followed by a presentation and Q&A session by a local nonprofit or government agency.

6:30 p.m., Four Rivers Cultural Center, Ontario

September 21, 2017

History in the News: Whose Monuments? Whose Memory?

Join Willamette Heritage Center for a panel discussion on historical monuments, memory, and the complex history of colonialism, racism, and white supremacist imagery in American culture. This is an Oregon Humanities grant-funded event.

5:30 to 7:00 p.m., Willamette Heritage Center, Salem

September 21, 2017

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.

6:30 p.m., Friendly House, Portland

September 24, 2017

Conversation Project: Where Are Queer People Welcome?

A majority of Americans now accept gay and lesbian relationships, but the queer population is made up of a diversity of communities and experiences. Are all queer people accepted, tolerated, and embraced everywhere?

2:00 p.m., North Portland Library, Portland

September 27, 2017

My Brother's Keeper: "The Anonymous People"

This fall, Four Rivers Cultural Center in Ontario will present "My Brother's Keeper," a series of eight documentary film screenings exploring the lives of marginalized peoples and issues such as mental health, addiction, and mass incarceration. Each screening will be followed by a presentation and Q&A session by a local nonprofit or government agency.

6:30 p.m., Four Rivers Cultural Center, Ontario

September 27, 2017

Public Program Grants Webinar

Join Program Coordinator Kyle Weismann-Yee to learn about Oregon Humanities' Public Program Grants.

3:00 p.m.,

September 28, 2017

Conversation Project: Just a Number

Aging and Intergenerational Friendship

6:00 p.m., Monmouth Public Library, Monmouth

October 3, 2017

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.

6:00 p.m., Portland Community College CLIMB Center, Portland

October 4, 2017

My Brother's Keeper: "Where to Invade Next" and "Maximum Capacity"

This fall, Four Rivers Cultural Center in Ontario will present "My Brother's Keeper," a series of eight documentary film screenings exploring the lives of marginalized peoples and issues such as mental health, addiction, and mass incarceration. Each screening will be followed by a presentation and Q&A session by a local nonprofit or government agency.

6:30 p.m., Four Rivers Cultural Center, Ontario

October 5, 2017

Facilitation Training: Leading Reflective Discussions

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Friday, Oregon Humanities, Portland