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June 2017

Statewide NAACP lobby Day!

June 12 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
State legislature. Salem, Oregon

NAACP STATEWIDE LOBBY DAY Register Here! MONDAY JUNE 12TH 2017 Bill of interest to HB2135- Clean Energy Jobs Bill HB 2355- Data Collection Bill HB 2927- National Popular Vote HB2845- Ethnic Studies Bill SB 496- Grand Jury recording Bill   Oregon State Capitol 900 Court St NE, Salem Oregon 97301 Room 350   10:00 AM                    Press Conference:  Capitol Press Room 43                                     NAACP National Environmental Justice Report release                                     Eric Richardson, NAACP Eugene/Springfield   12:00 PM                    Gathering and Meet…

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The league of Women Voters of Lane County present “Eleanor Roosevelt: Across a Barrier of Fear”, A One-Woman Play

June 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wildish Theater, 630 Main
Springfield, OR 97477 United States
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The League of Women Voters of Lane County is pleased to sponsor “Eleanor Roosevelt:  Across a Barrier of Fear", a one-woman play in which acclaimed actress Jane VanBoskirk portrays Eleanor Roosevelt. This is a great opportunity to get to know Eleanor Roosevelt! The play deals with Roosevelt's influential and controversial place in American history, from her troubled childhood; her desire as a young woman to alleviate social problems; her marriage to four-term President Franklin Roosevelt; and her widowhood, which included an illustrious career…

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50th Anniversary of the Supreme Court Decision- Loving -vs- Virginia

June 18 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Alton Baker Park, 2700 MLK Blvd
Eugene, OR 97405 United States
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Join the HONEY Organization as they celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Loving Decision! This Father's Day Honey will host a Day in the Alton Baker Park! Bobby Blair blues Band! Spoken Word Performance! Inspirational Sounds gospel Choir!

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Having Our Say! A Modern Play.

June 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Downtown LCC campus, 101 west 10th
Eugene, OR 97405 United States
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$5 - $50

Bessie and Sadie Delany "Having Our Say" the Delany Sisters' First Hundred Years The Delany Sisters have given us a glimpse of the mother wit and spirit of their unique African American Experience. Their memoir  is a reflection of the experiences growing up together through the 20th century, is a true story of two sisters who tell the story of their lives from post civil war, through reconstruction, the civil right era, right into the recent times. Both the sisters…

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July 2017

Remembering Oregon Senator Wayne Morse, Civil Rights Champion: 2-5PM Sunday, July 30th

July 30 @ 2:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mims House, 330 High Street
Eugene, OR 97401 United States
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This Sunday beginning at 2pm, with comments from Johnny Earl, President of the Wayne Morse Historical Park Corporation, and others, come help the Eugene/Springfield NAACP celebrate the progressive legacy of Wayne Morse. Join us for a dedication ceremony at the Mims House commemorating Senator Morse's historic contributions to civil rights. Walk with us in the Eugene Parade starting at 9 am on Sunday, July 30th at Monroe Park (Broadway and Monroe)! We'll join forces with 350 Eugene and others to support a green economy…

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August 2017

Genealogy Road Show Host Kenyatta Berry in our Region!

August 20 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S Massachusetts St, Seattle, WA 98144
Seattle, WA 98144 United States
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Reception for Kenyatta Berry, host of PBS', Genealogy Roadshow August 20, 2017 // 3:00 pm—6:00 pm Northwest African American Museum Join us for a reception, talk and Q&A with PBS Genealogy Roadshow host Kenyatta Berry! In her talk, Kenyatta Berry will speak to her experiences as a genealogist and host as well as give advice on where to begin researching your family’s history. Attendees will get the opportunity to meet Kenyatta Berry and mingle with other fans of the show and genealogy…

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October 2017

Fundraiser for West African Cultural Institute!

October 19 @ 8:00 am - November 4 @ 5:00 pm

Find out about WACI Below! Support the West Africa Cultural institute!

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NAACP Act-So and Youth Council Fundraiser with Cherry Blossom Musical Arts!

October 21 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tsunami Bookstore, 2585 Willamette
Eugene, OR United States
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An Evening of Electric Music featuring Paul Safar, Nancy Woods and  Ben Ferrell See More Here 

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Alex Hargraves of the Turtle Island Quartet visit with the Player Amici!

October 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Alex Hargreaves of the Turtle Island String Quartet http://www.alexhargreaves.net/about/ is going to be incredible.  At 14 Alex won an international fiddle competition, but he never forget his violin teacher, Jessica Lambert, our Artistic Director.  So Alex is flying in from his European tour to raise the roof of the Wildish Theater with us at 3:00 pm Sun Oct 22 and 7:30 Monday Oct 23.   You can get tickets at541. 953.9204, and students K-12 to Ph. D. can get in for only…

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November 2017

Dinner Conversation and Art at the Mims House!

November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us this Fall as we host a series of conversation and audiences with local artists and activist of African Descent! "Love you Madly" Dinner, Art and Conversation at the Historic Mims House Weekly events at the historic Mims House Register Here 330 High St | 330 High Street | Eugene, OR 97401 Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 7:00 PM - Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 10:00 PM (PST)

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