Community Calendar, Monday, April 19, 2010

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Mon, 04/19/2010

MONDAY, April 19, 2010

This is Kellyn with your COMMUNITY CALENDAR for MONDAY, April 19, 2010.

A Portland State University Master of Fine Arts Lecture Series offers free public art lectures almost every Monday night of the school year. Tonight at 7:30pm, see Portland-based artist Akihiko Miyoshi's exploration of the intersection between art and technology--particularly with issues surrounding photographic representation. Miyoshi teaches photography and digital media at Reed College. Go to the PSU Shattuck Hall Annex, 1914 Southwest Park Avenue, Room 198. Contact for more information.

EVERY 3rd Monday of the month, learn basic war tax resistance and redirection. This is tonight at a new location, In Other Words Books on 8 Northeast Killingsworth from 7 to 8pm. The informal workshop is sponsored by the War Resisters League, which will provide materials. Call 503.238.0605 for the low-down.


Portland Community College's Cascade Campus is having a food drive for Migrant Camps, while PCC's Rock Creek Campus will be collecting children's picture books, hygiene items, laundry and cleaning supplies, bath towels and men's clothing for migrant workers in our area. This Migrant Collection Drive will occur all day. The event contact is Loretta at 503.614.7379.


Peter Lumsdaine will be speaking at the Multnomah Friends Meetinghouse from 7 to 9pm challenging robotic warfare and social control. Lumsdaine is the founder of Alliance to Resist Robotic Warfare Society and an expert on robotic surveillance and warfare. He writes and lectures addressing peace and international security. The meetinghouse is at 4312 Southeast Stark Street. Call 503.232.1322 for questions.

For more information about any of the events mentioned on this calendar, call the KBOO front desk at 503.231.8032, or check out the listings at kboo dot fm forward slash communitycalendar. You have just heard the KBOO Community Calendar on 90.7fm Portland, 100.7fm Corvallis and 91.9fm Columbia Gorge. Thanks for listening to independent, non-commercial, volunteer-run radio, supported by listeners like you!


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