Rain Garden Workshop
May
7
1:00 pm13:00

Rain Garden Workshop

  • Bridgeport United Church of Christ

Rain Garden Workshop

Learn how to build a rain garden! A rain garden is a sunken garden bed that captures stormwater, and allows it to soak into the ground naturally. You will learn step-by-step details on how to plan, design and build your own rain garden. 

Register online at: www.emswcd.org/workshops

Information: 503-222-7645 

Brought to you by East Multnomah Soil and Conservation District

Hosted by Bridgeport United Church of Christ


Soraya Dean - Listen To Her Voice: women’s wisdom in a time of turmoil
Mar
27
7:00 pm19:00

Soraya Dean - Listen To Her Voice: women’s wisdom in a time of turmoil

  • Bridgeport United Church of Christ

Come hear Soraya Deen, founder of the Muslim Women Speakers Movement and co-founder of Peacemoms (Promoting Christian/Muslim Dialogue). She is a spiritual activist, lawyer, certified Nonviolent Parent Educator and author of Peace Matters - Raising Peace Conscious Children. Her vision is to create 10,000 voices of hope. She encourages Muslim women and women of all faiths to promote interfaith dialogue, and engage in social change.
This event is hosted by Congregation Shir Tikvah, Bridgeport United Church of Christ, and Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

White Privilege
Mar
2
Apr 6

White Privilege

In response to the nomination of white supremacists to the cabinet of the president, the practice of anti-racism becomes even more critical in our physical and spiritual communities. Utilizing the tools and resources created by the national UCC, work to learn and personally understand the following, chapter by chapter:

- The Spiritual Autobiography Told Through the Lens of Race
- Whiteness as the Norm: Five Loci of Insights on the Binary of Light/Dark and Black/White
- The Cash Value of Whiteness or Whiteness as a Tax-Exempt Status
- On Becoming an Ally

Facilitated by Molli Mitchell, MSSW
Questions: molli.mitchell@gmail.com

Note: This study meets weekly, every Thursday, from 3/2 to 4/6. Attend all or one, but please RSVP at https://goo.gl/forms/GkPezc7VlrnpT9JC3 to attend.