Events in and around our area.
Nationwide 988 crisis line available
988 Crisis Assistance Phone Line is available nationwide. The 988 number is for concerns involving mental health, substance use, and/or suicide. 988 helps people quickly connect with trained crisis counselors at any time, no matter where they live. More information is available here.
OHA Mental Health Resources for Students and Families
To help students stay healthy and to support educational staff, the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and the Oregon Department of Education (ODE) are introducing several cooperative programs. One initiative is called the Care and Connection campaign, which offers tools and resources for back-to-school transitions. Resources for students: ODE has a variety of mental health and well-being resources for students, […]
Tutors and Sponsors needed for NAACP Academic SupportEugene Eugene, Oregon, United States
For more information on how to support BIPOC students, contact Education Coordinator - Lawrence Hunter at 541-484-1119
Volunteer at Sponsors
The nonprofit "Sponsors" offers re-entry opportunities for people with conviction histories, including housing, employment support, and counseling. Sponsors is now seeking community members to volunteer for the events planning and development committees. Bike mechanics are needed to volunteer with the Sponsors Bicycle rental program and to train program participants. Persons with conviction histories are strongly encouraged […]
Lane Arts Council Roundtables through 6/15Midtown Arts Center 174 E 16th Ave, Eugene, OR, United States
The Lane Arts Council is hosting 3 roundtable discussions in June on building meaningful community collaboration. This three-part series explores fostering equitable, inclusive, and respectful cross-cultural collaboration within our community. Educational Roundtable (June 5th) – Join local community advocate and educator Eric Richardson, as he calls on participants to reflect on their roles and perspectives […]
Eugene Peace Run 6/17Alton Baker Park 100 Day Island Rd., Eugene, OR
Join the Palmo Center for Peace and Education on Saturday, June 17th, for the 10th annual Eugene Peace Run/Walk/Roll/and Stroll at Alton Baker Park. All are invited to celebrate peace by running, walking, or sitting. During the Peace Run free activities include making prayer flags to take home or helping to create a giant community […]
Junction City Run and Walk 6/17Junction City Junction City, OR, United States
Junction City Local Aid has a 2-mile Run/Walk benefit for all ages on Saturday, June 17th, starting at 9 am. The start and finish point is their office at 210 E. 6th Avenue in Junction City. Registration is $20 per person. Online registration closes on June 15th; on-site registration is available the day of the […]
Neurodiversity Festival 6/23Farmers Market Pavillion 85 E 8th Ave, Eugene, OR, United States
The Arc of Lane County presents the "Strength in Neuro-diversity" Festival on Friday, June 23, from 5 pm to 8 pm at the Farmer's Market Pavilion on 8th Avenue in Eugene. Admission is Free. There will be food, games, activities, and entertainment for all. More information HERE.
Over the Edge 6/24
CASA of Lane County is presenting the third annual "over the edge" fundraiser on June 24th. Participants can rappel off of the Hyatt Place in Oakway Center with rock climbing equipment, raising money to provide court-appointed advocates for vulnerable children. More information HERE.
Arboretum Summer Activitiesmt. pisgah 34639 Frank Parrish Road, Eugene, OR, United States
Mt. Pisgah Arboretum announces the Summer Club for kids ages five to eleven years, from 10 am to 1 pm on Tuesdays or Wednesdays from June 27th to August 23rd. Pre-registration is required for each class. Register HERE. There are also workshops and walks for groups or families available all summer; more information HERE. More information […]
Asian Celebration 7/29Alton Baker Park 100 Day Island Rd., Eugene, OR
The Eugene Asian Celebration is happening in Alton Baker Park on Saturday, July 29th, from 10 am to 9 pm. Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit with food, crafts, exhibits, entertainment, and martial arts performances. More information HERE.
Zimfest 8/3 – 8/6Oregon State University Corvallis, OR, United States
The Annual Zimbabwean Nonprofit Music Festival, "Zimfest," will be held at Oregon State University in Corvallis on August 3rd through the 6th. This four-day event includes concerts, workshops, community conversations, and a marketplace. For 25 years Zimfest has been the largest annual gathering in North America of students, teachers, performers, and fans of Zimbabwean music. […]
Eugene Pride 8/12Alton Baker Park 100 Day Island Rd., Eugene, OR
The Eugene "Pride in the Park Festival” is Saturday, August 12, 2023, 10 am to 7 pm in Alton Baker Park. This event is a celebration of our diverse community, and features live entertainment, food and drinks, local vendors, family activities, and information from community partners. There is a one-mile march to the festival that begins […]
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