Events & Opportunities
Summer Salmon Celebration
Sun, July 10, 10am-3pm – Kelly Point Park (N. Marine Dr. at Lombard, Portland)
Join Cascade Volcanos Broadband for a Summer Salmon Celebration. The event will be on Sunday, July 10 at Kelly Point Park from 10am-3pm. There will be food, speakers, games, music, and more! You’re invited to bring potluck items to share. Reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
World Premier of Elemental
Fri, July 20 7:00PM — Hollywood Theater, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd – tickets here
Join Hollywood Theater for the World Premiere of Elemental, a film that invites you to reimagine your relationship with wildfire through the eyes of top scientists and indigenous fire managers who are leading the way toward living with this essential element. Doors open at 7PM for the red carpet celebration and screening at 7:30. Stay after the show for a lively discussion and Q&A session with the filmmakers, Oregon State Senator Jeff Golden, State Representative and firefighter Dacia Grayber, and an Indigenous fire expert. Tickets on sale now: $10. 10% of ticket sales go to fire-affected communities
Summer Teach-In Series: Lessons from the National Democratic Movement in the Philippines
Join Kalikasan Solidarity Organization for a series of educational discussions this summer! You’ll start with an orientation to our Stop the Plunder campaign, then study the movement for National Democracy in the Philippines, the principles of self-determination, and the essential role international solidarity plays in our collective liberation. Discussions on July 12th, July 19th, and Aug 2nd – register here.
Neighbors for Clean Air Summer Camp!
Summer Camp for young adults Aug 8-11 — Learn more and register here.
Neighbors for Clean Air has long been involved in supporting the efforts of youth as they use their voice to ensure that their communities are healthy, climate resilient, and based on principles of environmental justice. They continue this work through Camp AQ! Camp AQ is a 4-day summer camp, August 8th-11th 2022, for teens across the Metro region. During the camp, young adults will learn the science behind air quality data, the specific air quality crises and ongoing issues in our region, the regulatory landscape in Oregon, and how they can play a vital role in community engagement efforts to create a different future.
Throughout the week @ across the city – details here
Throughout the week @ across the city – visit the Portland Jobs with Justice page for more info (PJWJ is a coalition of over 100 labor, faith, community and student organizations and individual activists taking action for workers rights and economic justice)