Category Archives: Events

Reducing Portland’s Carbon Footprint – March 13

February 16, 2018 / Margaret Noel / Events

Reducing Portland’s Carbon Footprint Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30), Multnomah County Board Room, 501 SE Hawthorne, Portland, OR Free and open to the public. How can our city, county and residents reduce carbon emissions and limit our impact on climate change? Did you know that the City of Portland […]

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Day at the Legislature! February 23

February 13, 2018 / Margaret Noel / Events, LWV in Action

The League of Women Voters of Oregon invites you to a program about what’s happening in the current Oregon Legislative Session and what outcomes will affect you. Friday, Feb. 23, 9:30 am-2 pm Oregon State Library, Rooms 102 and 103 250 Winter St. NE, Salem, OR 97301 Advance registration is required on or before Friday, […]

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Portland’s Pressing Problems

February 10, 2018 / Margaret Noel / Events

Israel Bayer, recent “Street Roots” executive director, and Anna Griffin, Oregon Public Broadcasting news director discussed “Portland’s Pressing Problems,” at the Portland League’s annual Media Luncheon on Jan. 16. League member James Ofsink moderated the discussion. Problems Bayer and Griffin identified included losing our young “brain trust,” the lack of a long-term vision with one-term […]

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February 14 Program: What’s Happening at Hanford?

February 1, 2018 / Margaret Noel / Events

Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2-4 pm LWV of Clackamas Program Oswego Heritage House, 398 10th Street, Lake Oswego Free and open to the public Ken Niles, Assistant Director for Nuclear Safety of the Oregon Department of Energy, will speak about the history and ongoing cleanup of stockpiled radioactive waste at the Hanford Nuclear Site — currently […]

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Learn More about Homelessness

January 24, 2018 / Margaret Noel / Events, Resources

Our February 13th Voices of the Homeless event is a panel discussion by people who have experienced houselessness at some point in their lives. They will share their perspectives on how they responded and what civic strategies have been helpful in getting people back on their feet. If you have time to do some reading […]

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