There is an Organizing and Picket Sign Making Party TONIGHT, 6:30 pm, at the Bread & Roses Center, located 819 N. Killingsworth Street in Portland. Help Radical Women get ready for the Gay Pride march and rally coming up this weekend. There will be a light buffet with a vegan option available at 6:15pm for a donation. Childcare will be available and all genders are welcome. For more information call 503-240-4462.
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Can society exist without prisons? Come to this free presentation to learn more: Prison Abolition: Current Organizing and Crucial Conversations, 7:00 pm TONIGHT, at the RED&BLACK, 400 SE 12th Avenue in Portland. More information at 503-231-3899
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City Repair and Recode are collaborating to offer community empowerment training-- the "Nurturing Leadership Workshop Series" starting TONIGHT at 6:30 pm. All trainings will be held at 1131 SE Oak Street, in the St. Francis Church block, in Portland. As a place for dialogue and skill building, the workshops will include Types of Leadership, Power Dynamics, Decision Making Options, and more! Trainings will occur the second, third, and fourth Thursdays of each month from 6:30-9:00 pm, with all-day training one Saturday a month. Sliding scale fees. For more information, and to register, email [email protected]
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Portland’s Bureau of Planning and Sustainability will present an Implementation Strategy for the Eastside MAX Station Communities project at an open house: TONIGHT starting at 6:30 pm at the East Portland Community Center, located at 740 SE 106th Avenue in Portland. Come anytime between 6:30 and 8:30 pm tonight to discuss the implementation actions proposed for the community surrounding your station area, and provide feedback and comments for the next steps in the planning process. More information at www.portlandonline.com/