Event Calendar

Jan
8
Thu
Free well water testing @ Well water testing at Thurston High School
Jan 8 @ 7:00 am – Mar 12 @ 9:00 am

The Springfield Public School’s WELL Project offers free well water testing once a month for the general public starting in January 2015. Dates of testing, locations of sample kits and more details can be obtain at www.thewellproject.education or by calling the WELL Project office @ 541.744.4140

GriefShare New Hope Eugene @ New Hope Eugene (Church)
Jan 8 @ 1:30 pm – Apr 2 @ 8:15 pm

GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who have known grief and will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. It is Christian based with a weekly video and discussion groups.
The meetings run for 13 weeks.
There is a $20.00 cost for worksbooks. Scholarships are available.
We Offer afternoon and evening sessions for the Winter Series.

Start Date & Time: January / 8 / 2015 at 1:30pm or 6:30pm

End Date & Time: April / 2 / 2015 at 3:15 pm or 8:15pm

Living Well With Chronic Conditions @ Sheldon Park Senior Living
Jan 8 @ 2:00 pm – Feb 12 @ 4:30 pm

Senior and Disabled Services presents Living Well With Chronic Conditions- Developed and licensed by Stanford University School of Medicine, it is a free 6-week workshop series designed for adults with any type of chronic health condition, and teaches skills and information related to sleep, exercise, nutrition, medication use, and much more.
Join us Thursdays 1/8/15-2/12/2015 from 2:00 to 4:30 PM At Sheldon Park Senior Living. Spots are filling up; call 541-682-4103 now to register.

Jan
14
Wed
2015 EWEB Greenpower grant proposals
Jan 14 @ 8:00 am – Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm

We are pleased to announce that the Eugene Water & Electric Board’s Greenpower program is now accepting applications for two 2015 EWEB Greenpower Grants worth up to $50,000 each. EWEB Greenpower supports local renewable energy projects including research, education and local solar energy installations.

The EWEB Greenpower Grant program is designed to reinvest the voluntary contributions of Greenpower customers back into the community by funding high-impact projects and programs that drive advancements in renewable energy for all EWEB customers. Grants are open to not-for-profit organizations, academic institutions and government and other public agencies. The grant application deadline is Friday, February 20, 2015. We appreciate your help spreading the word to your own networks and encouraging interested organizations to apply.

The grant winners will be announced at the 2015 Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the River Edge Plaza adjacent to EWEB Headquarters, 500 E. Fourth Ave, Eugene.

Jan
21
Wed
Health Insurance for Oregon Workshop @ Downtown Eugene Public Library
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 4 @ 1:00 pm
Health Insurance for Oregon
Wednesday, January 7 , 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, January 21, 12:00 p.m.
Downtown Eugene Public Library
10th & Olive
FREE
Find out about free and low-cost options at “Health Insurance for Oregon,” a workshop with specially trained staff from White Bird Clinic, at the Downtown Eugene Public Library on Wednesday, January 7, 12:00 p.m. and Wednesday, January 21, 12:00 p.m. Admission is free.
Learn the meaning of insurance terminology, the differences between public and private insurance, who qualifies for which kind of plan, what’s covered by various plans, and how to apply. The presentations will cover the Oregon Heath Authority free state health insurance as well as Qualified Health Plans available for purchase.
White Bird staff are also available for individual meetings to help people understand their options and sign up for insurance.
For more information, contact Eugene Public Library at 541-682-5450 or www.eugene-or.gov/library.
Sponsored by Eugene Public Library, Friends of Eugene Public Library,
and Eugene Public Library Foundation.
Eugene Public Library
541-682-5450
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Jan
26
Mon
Neighborhd Sustainability Stewards Class @ Grace Lutheran Church
Jan 26 @ 6:30 pm – Mar 16 @ 8:30 pm

:Make a difference in your community – join the Neighborhood Sustainability Steward Program. Attend an 8-week course to increase your knowledge of energy savings and sustainable living practices in your own home. The course meets on Monday evenings starting January 26th, 2015. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to learn how you can do your part to combat climate change. Register at: https://secure.oregonstate.edu/osuext/register/812 (closes Jan. 12).

Jan
29
Thu
Crowd funding campaign for Oregon web @ kickstarter
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm

Support local filmmaking and become a backer of “The Duel”, a ten part mystery series coming to the web in 2016.  Visit “The Duel”‘s crowd funding campaign page on Kickstarter.com to contribute and show your support.

Secret in the Wings Play
Jan 29 @ 7:30 pm – Jan 31 @ 10:00 pm
Jan
31
Sat
Best Buddy Benefit @ Claim 52 Brewing
Jan 31 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Claim 52 Brewing is hosting the 1st annual Best Buddy Benefit to celebrate the release of Angus Imperial Stout (named after their brew master’s first dog) in bottle.
A portion of every Angus bottle sold on January 31st will be donated to Homeless Pets at Greenhill Humane Society and First Avenue Shelter.

3-5:30 Tim McLaughlin & Emily Jensen from The Long Hello will perform.
5:30-6:30 Agili-Chi Chihuahua Agility Demonstration by Pebbles and Mowgli.
6:30-8pm Jeremy Pruitt, lead singer/songwriter from the band TASTE will perform.

Claim 52 Brewing is hosting the 1st annual Best Buddy Benefit to celebrate the release of Angus Imperial Stout (named after their brew master’s first dog) in bottle.
A portion of every Angus bottle sold on January 31st will be donated to Homeless Pets at Greenhill Humane Society and First Avenue Shelter.

3-5:30 Tim McLaughlin & Emily Jensen from The Long Hello will perform.
5:30-6:30 Agili-Chi Chihuahua Agility Demonstration by Pebbles and Mowgli.
6:30-8pm Jeremy Pruitt, lead singer/songwriter from the band TASTE will perform.

Winterlude at the Pub @ The Liberty Pub
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The evening offers another opportunity to be entertained by the music of Casey Bozell and Shelley Mathewson, members of the Oregon Coast Music Festival orchestra, while enjoying incredible food and libation of choice. Donations accepted on behalf of the Festival.