Event

Film: Fire in the Heartland

Film: Fire in the Heartland

http://encirclefilms.org/ Don’t miss this outstanding film this Thursday, May 7 at 6 PM at the old Bijou (492 E. 13th Ave. Eugene). It tells the truth and inspires unlike the recent PBS documentary about “the end of the sixties” quoting Buchanan of all people at length and suggesting that Nixon felt terrible about the student 

Come Raise a Glass to Celebrate Community Radio!

Come Raise a Glass to Celebrate Community Radio!

Wed May 6th 2015 Eugene PeaceWorks is working to bring KEPW-LP 97.3, a real community radio station to Eugene!  Occupy Eugene sincerely supports this effort because independent media is so important in an era where we receive our news more and more based on corporate interests.  PeaceWorks just got word from the FCC that they 

Earth Day in the Park!

Invite your friends! EARTH DAY 2015 is on! Forty five years after it began, a committee of local organizers is keeping the global celebration alive in Eugene/Springfield! This year’s event, April 25th at Alton Baker Park, replaces the recently- canceled annual observance originally scheduled for April 18th at EWEB (River Place Plaza). “EARTH DAY IN 

Human Rights and the Crisis of Youth Homelessness

​HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE CRISIS OF YOUTH HOMELESSNESS 11:30am to 3pm April 25, 2015. First Christian Congregational Church 1050 E. 23rd Ave., Eugene OR A community forum and conversation on the growing numbers of children and youth who are unhoused in the Eugene/Springfield Area and what can be done toward elimination of this violation of 

Opportunity Village Eugene video is chosen for the Eugene International Film Festival!

Opportunity Village Eugene video is chosen for the Eugene International Film Festival!

Playing Saturday, November 8 @ 3 pm, Valley River Center Regal Cinemas, 500 Valley River Center, Eugene Oregon. Homes for the Houseless tells the story of how the transitional micro- housing project, Opportunity Village Eugene, is transforming lives through community. Produced by Occupy Eugene Media Group member Jana Thrift and David Zupan with Eugene Peaceworks. 

MUSIC IN THE MEADOW: Benefit for Nightingale Health Sanctuary

MUSIC IN THE MEADOW: Benefit for Nightingale Health Sanctuary

Kickoff fundraiser: Sat., Jun. 7, 11am-6pm, Madison Meadow, W. 22nd and Madison; featuring Walker T. Ryan, SugarBeets, other local musicians & talented students. 

Funds raised will support NHS and will provide amenities like port-a-potties for current homeless camps. NHS will provide safe community for un-housed people with disabilities living alongside individuals who can provide support. 

Beyond Toxics: BEE-FEST! A celebration of America’s most bee-friendly city

Beyond Toxics: BEE-FEST! A celebration of America’s most bee-friendly city

Eugene is the 1st US city to pass a resolution to ban bee-killing pesticides & make pesticide-free parks a priority! 

Live music, yo-yo demo, bubble art, face painting, field games, kid’s book give-away & poetry workshop, prizes, beekeepers, coloring books, open mic poetry reading. 

Sponsor: Smith Family Bookstore. Coconut Bliss provides “SCOOPS FOR A CAUSE.” 

Occupy Eugene / Bankbusters Benefit Movie: Jekyll Island

Occupy Eugene / Bankbusters Benefit Movie: Jekyll Island

On Wednesday August 21 Occupy Eugene and Occupy Bankbusters will present a benefit showing of the new documentary Jekyll Island: the Truth Behind the Federal Reserve, produced and directed by Bill Still, at 7 PM in the EWEB Community Room at 500 E. 4th in Eugene. 

Occupy Medical Fundraiser

Occupy Medical Fundraiser

Mark your calendars, and come support Occupy Medical. It’s taking place Sunday, June 23, 2013 from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm at Cozmic Pizza located at 8th and Charnelton. There will be live music, organic pizza, and an assortment of local beverages.  

Occupy Eugene/Occupy Bankbusters Benefit

Occupy Eugene/Occupy Bankbusters Benefit

Occupy Eugene and Occupy BankBusters will hold a fundraiser at Cozmic Pizza, Monday, April 8th, at 6 PM. Everyone is invited. Participants can get up to date on what Occupy is doing, buy raffle tickets for gift certificates from local businesses, watch the movie “The Secret of Oz” and discuss the historical events behind our current economic crisis and what some real solutions to our situation might look like. All this over beer and pizza. 

Cozmic Pizza is located at 8th and Charnelton, in downtown Eugene, and their phone number is (541)338-9333. Donations accepted at the door. Twenty per cent of lifetime Cozmic gift certificates sold at the fundraiser, for later use, goes to support the local Occupy movement.