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January 2018

Dinner & Conversation: Citizenship in Times of Crisis

January 30 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Taborspace, 5441 SE Belmont Street
Portland, OR 97215 United States
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We will discuss recent disturbing trends, such as political disengagement, disinformation and distrust of major institutions and the media. Together, we’ll distill what can make us feel defeated, and what can carry us beyond that. Guests will also share their own concerns about today’s social challenges, leading to a conversation in search of new perspectives and paths forward individually and collectively. This event is designed to engage guests of different ages and backgrounds who can share their lived experience, and…

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March 2018

SAGE Dinner & Celebration: Generations Working Together

March 13 @ 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
The University Club of Portland, 1225 SW 6th Avenue
Portland, OR 97204 United States
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Join SAGE for an inspirational evening to discover the many ways generations can work together to solve our most pressing challenges. Featuring remarks from Mayor Ted Wheeler, stories from young adults working across generations, and inspiring music from the Intergenerational Choir and the Chibishibishi Marimba Band. SAGE inspires people over fifty to give forward with their time, money and voices to enable younger and future generations to thrive. Event proceeds fund scholarships to support Legacy Fellows in leading community benefit…

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Effective Citizenship in Times of Crisis

March 22 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Rosewood Initiative, 16126 SE Stark Street
Portland, Oregon 97233 United States
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Together, we’ll share concerns about today’s social challenges with a focus on recent trends that impact our democracy, such as political disengagement, disinformation and distrust of major institutions and the media. Guests will share their own strategies to advance civic engagement and leadership, leading to a conversation in search of new perspectives and paths forward individually and collectively. This event is designed to engage guests of different ages and backgrounds who can share their experience, and help us boost civic…

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April 2018

Intergenerational Collaboration and Leadership

April 6 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Center for Philanthropy, 221 NW 2nd Ave, Second Floor
Portland, OR 97209
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Free

An engaging conversation about the challenges facing young adults in our community, and to explore solutions to those challenges, including opportunities to work across generations.

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DINNER & CONVERSATION: CITIZENSHIP IN TIMES OF CRISIS

April 18 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hamlin Middle School, 326 Centennial Blvd
Springfield, OR 97477 United States
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Free

Please join us for our conversation on effective citizenship in times of crisis. The event will be led by Dr. Christopher Nichols, the Director of the OSU Center for the Humanities, and a  specialist in the history of the United States and its relationship to rest of the world. Nichols will share a brief assessment of current trends, and past patterns related to the practice of "citizenship," including exploration of political engagement, disinformation and distrust of institutions and the media.…

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