Saturday, August 18 — Discussion on ways to fight Measure 105. SURJ general meeting. 12:30-2:00 pm, south co-op (First Alternative Natural Foods, 1007 SE 3rd St, Corvallis), meeting room north of store. Everyone is welcome, including children. Donation $0 to $5.
Saturday, August 25 — Decolonizing Our Activism. 1:00-7:00 pm, Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, 645 NW Monroe Ave, Corvallis. This life-changing workshop by Idle No More Washington incorporates traditional Native American teachings that are even more relevant and needed today. We will offer some suggestions on how to be a good ally and form partnerships with the traditional stewards of this land. https://www.facebook.com/events/2202687719760584/
Monday, September 10 — SURJ Membership Meeting. 7:00-8:30 pm, north co-op (First Alternative Natural Foods, 2855 NW Grant Ave, Corvallis). All members and prospective members are invited to participate in setting the direction of the chapter, assume responsibility for accountability to people of color, and volunteer on the day-to-day tasks that keep SURJ running.
Wednesday, September 19 — SURJ Book Group. 7:00-8:30pm, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2945 NW Circle Blvd, Corvallis. The group is reading Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America. We will discuss Chapters 1 to 20 at this meeting and the rest of the book in October.