Every fourth Thursday of the month*, Oregon WAND explores a compelling topic in depth with special features, guest speakers, and presentations. All Oregon WAND events are free and open to the public. Below you’ll find the Monthly Programs marked next to the event date. Oregon WAND Members & Allies: If you know of or are involved in an event that is aligned with the mission of WAND, please send us information about it for consideration in the Upcoming Events. *January-May, September, October, and November (third Thursday due to Thanksgiving; no program in December)
June 28, 2016
Free Webinar: The Iran Nuclear Deal After One Year
Hear from two Middle East policy experts, Barbara Slavin of the Atlantic Council and Kate Gould of Friends Committee on National Legislation, on the successes and challenges of implementing the Iran Deal.
This free online webinar will cover what has happened since July 14, 2015 – the day the deal was signed – and potential challenges to further implementation, including geopolitics, compliance issues, and Congressional obstruction.
Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
July 24 – August 9, 2016
2016 Pacific Northwest Interfaith Peace Walk
The annual Pacific Northwest Interfaith Peace Walk begins in Salem, Oregon, and culminates at the Ground Zero Center in Bangor, Washington. Sponsored by Nipponzan Myohoji Buddhist Order, Catholic Worker of Tacoma, Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action for Peace and many others, this miles long walk focus on hope and prayer for peace and a nuclear-free world. It offers participants an opportunity to learn more about the wisdom of Buddha, Jesus, and the spirits of our ancestors.
Date: Sunday, July 24 through Tuesday August 9, 2016
About the Walk: 2016 Pacific Northwest Interfaith Peace Walk – Schedule and Route