Brown Bags is coming up, Friday, July 14. Everyone needs to eat, right? Everyone. No questions, no judgement – just food. Come lend a hand on Brown Bag Day. We make 100-150 nourishing lunches so anyone we meet who's hungry has a good meal that day. Simple.
[Please note that this program is sold out. If you would like to be added to a waiting list In the event of cancellations, please contact email@example.com.]
We are honored to host Joanna Macy's workshop in Portland, Taking Heart in Troubled Times, Saturday August 26, 9 am to 5 pm.
Joanna Macy, PhD, is an eco-philosopher, Buddhist scholar, and a visionary leader in the movements for healing our planet, reclaiming our full, vibrant humanity, and creating a survivable future for the generations who will follow us. Her work encourages cultivation of a visceral sense of oneness with the earth and all species, and embodies engaged spirituality on behalf of all beings. In 2014, Joanna was honored by Bioneers with a Life Achievement Award.
The author and coauthor of more than a dozen books, Joanna Macy has led workshops around the world her book Despair and Power in the Nuclear Age was published in the early 1980s. World as Lover, World as Self and her memoir, Widening Circles, are powerful expressions her brilliant mind and passionate heart. Coming Back to Life presents the core processes and practices she has developed in her experiential workshops. With her colleague Anita Barrows, Joanna has produced translations of Rainer Maria Rilke's work. Some of her books will be available at the workshop.
A community potluck to connect with friends and new folks over great potluck meal. After supper we'll reflect on the painful events that have rattled our hearts and our city in recent weeks. Please bring a veg/vegan dish to share and join us. All are welcome.
Open Heart, Open Door meditation, a simple space for morning presence and practice, 8:30-9:30 am.
Join us for a veg/vegan 2nd Sunday Potluck. The food is great, folks are friendly, conversations are thoughtful and lively, and it's a great chance to connect. Bring a dish or beverage to share and join us.
Joanna Macy. August 26 in Portland. Save the date! Details and Registration will be posted on June 1.
Morning Meditation at Living Earth, 8:30-9:30 am. All are welcome.
Racial Ecology: Creativity, Curiosity, and Community. Join us for a veg/vegan 2nd Sunday Potluck! The food is wonderful, folks are friendly, the conversations are thoughtful and lively, and it's a great chance to connect. Bring a veg or vegan dish or beverage and join us.
2nd Sunday Potluck at 6:00 pm, followed by the film "13th" at 7:00. All are welcome. By donation. Click above for more info about this program.
Everyone needs to eat, right? Everyone. No questions, no judgement – just food.
Come lend a hand on Brown Bag Day. We make 100-150 nourishing lunches (with hot homemade soup in cold weather) so that anyone we meet who is hungry has a good meal that day. Simple.
At the end of a high-spirited and unpredictable weekend, let's share food and conversations that begin the long project of understanding the chasm that divides our country, open to honesty, confusion, compassion, and possibility.
March in love and solidarity for women's and girls' and everyone's rights. Meet Living Earth at 11:00 am at corner of NE 13 & Multnomah (Holladay Park), then Max across the river at 11:30 to join the march downtown.