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Occupy Eugene Media Group Office Grand Opening!

Occupy Eugene Media Group Office Grand Opening!

Tuesday, Nov. 27, 7pm at the Growers Market Round Table, 454 Willamette St. 

OEMG has a new office at the Growers Market! To celebrate, we will be having a Grand Opening at 7pm, November 27. Come watch Occupy Eugene Media with us, share food, drink and conversation. Let’s celebrate our accomplishments! As Occupiers, we have had a great year and came a long way! 

Buy Nothing Day

Buy Nothing Day

Occupy Eugene activists are staging a protest Friday 10:30 – 11:30 AM at the Eugene West 11th Walmart to bring attention to 1% media blitz targeting the 99% to buy buy buy on Black Friday. Unfettered consumerism leads to debt and time away from the family while at the same time large corporations reap record profits. 

Press Release: Occupier Scales Chain Link Fence to Protest City's Lack of Action on Homelessness

Press Release: Occupier Scales Chain Link Fence to Protest City’s Lack of Action on Homelessness

On Saturday, November 17, Occupy Eugene activist Gwendolyn Iris climbed a $70,000 chain link fence that bars access to Eugene’s old City Hall near 8th and High and chained herself to it in protest of the City’s lack of action for the unhoused. 

ACT AGAINST APATHY ON N17!

ACT AGAINST APATHY ON N17!

A day of action in the defense of the unhoused!
Starting at 12 Noon at Free Speech Plaza.  

Come help raise awareness around the issue of homelessness in Lane County. We are headed into another winter and once more the unhoused community faces the elements with no option of a safe place to sleep.  

There will be a rally, march, poetry, street theatre, free food and free medical care, as well as direct action to raise community awareness. 

Volunteer for a shift at the Outpost!

Volunteer for a shift at the Outpost!

The Occupation at 1191 Lawrence St., Eugene, OR needs volunteers for occupying the space in 3 hr. shifts and overnights. It is a great way to connect with our community to share the reasons for which we Occupy. Sign up for a shift at the site or by emailing Jana at greenfuelsinfo@yahoo.com after looking at the following schedule: 

http://bit.ly/1191Calendar 

OEV Vacation Work Party!

OEV Vacation Work Party!

OEV VACATION
(as in, we’re vacating the premises) 

Work Party Part 2: Saturday, October 27th, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at OEV, 7th & Polk 

We are very close to being done. Come express your appreciation for Helen’s generosity by making the building empty, clean, and beautiful.  

OPPORTUNITY VILLAGE EUGENE FUNDRAISER AT NINKASI

OPPORTUNITY VILLAGE EUGENE FUNDRAISER AT NINKASI

October 29th 5-9pm Wear a costume. Beer, face painting, activities, food… 

Come have a good time raising money for Opportunity Village at Ninkasi Brewing, 272 Van Buren Street. 

FAMILY RALLY TO SAVE POSTAL SERVICE AT GATEWAY MAIL PROCESSING CENTER

FAMILY RALLY TO SAVE POSTAL SERVICE AT GATEWAY MAIL PROCESSING CENTER

Picketing Sat., Nov. 3rd 11:30 to 12:00  

Meet at the sign at 3248 Gateway Street, Springfield. 

Then Move to the Noon Rally at Gateway Mail Processing Center loading dock on Postal Way. 

You will not be able to park in the postal service parking lot. 

Goals:
-Save the Gateway Mail Processing Center.
-Save local rural post offices.
-Save the U.S. Postal Service 

OCCUPY EUGENE'S FIRST YEAR VIDEO!

OCCUPY EUGENE’S FIRST YEAR VIDEO!

Watch it on a big screen during the evenings festivities at Occupy Eugene’s
First Year Anniversary Party! 

A day of Action. An evening of Celebration.
Monday Oct. 15 from 10am to 10pm@The Park Blocks/8th & Oak. 

Click the link below to enjoy this video produced by the Occupy Eugene Media Group and collectively created by the many videographers who participated in Occupy Eugene this past year.  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJqt1PBo4A4 

OCTOBER 15 OCCUPY EUGENE ANNIVERSARY!

OCTOBER 15 OCCUPY EUGENE ANNIVERSARY!

SAVE THE DATE!
MARK YOUR CALENDARS! 

A DAY OF ACTION AND EVENING OF CELEBRATION!!!  

Join us at Occupy Eugene’s birthplace, the Park Blocks on 8th & Oak! Our committees are planning various actions throughout the day. There will be an evening of music, food, speeches, skits, and a large screen showing pics and videos of Occupy Eugene’s fabulous year. If you want to plug in to help plan, take a shift at the info booth, or set up your group’s nonpartisan table, email OEAnniversaryCelebrationTeam@gmail.com or call 541- 525-0130. 

Join Us – We’re Not Leaving!