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Every fourth Thursday of the month*, Oregon WAND explores a compelling topic in depth with special features, guest speakers, and presentations.¬†All Oregon WAND programs¬†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)


April 2017


April 27, 2017

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s Budget X 1,375 — Oregon WAND Monthly Program

Oregon WAND budget banner
Oregon WAND Budget Banner. Red section represents the Pentagon budget. Photo: KEZI News

If you multiply the budget for Public Broadcasting by 1,375 what do you get? You get the Defense budget. Which one would single moms rather support with their tax money?

Meals on Wheels Eugene and KLCC will be impacted by the White House’s proposed budget cuts. What can we do to save them?

Date: Thursday, April 27
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St., Eugene
Cost: Free and open to the public

 

April 29, 2017

Rally for a Climate of Safety

Rally for Climate Safety Eugene poster
Join 350.org Eugene and hundreds of other 350.org chapters across the country for the Rally for a Climate of Safety.

Mark it on your calendar now and plan to bring your family to resist, build, and rise together to prevent the poisoning of the political climate and to protect Earth’s climate.
 
Date: Saturday, April 29
Time: 1:00 – 2:30 pm
Location: Wayne Morse Federal Courthouse, 405 E. 8th Ave., Eugene
Cost: Free and open to the public