Turtle Surveys with Portland Parks
May
4
10:00 AM10:00

Turtle Surveys with Portland Parks

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Our friends at Portland Parks are inviting us to help with the annual Turtle Survey. Enjoy the beauty of the Portland wetlands and contribute to an important scientific survey!

  • You will walk through the wetlands checking turtle traps and recording information about them for Portland Parks! This important annual survey helps Portland Parks know how our native turtle species are doing and identifies possible risks they are facing.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.


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Woodburn Event:  Dia Del Niño, Day of the Child
Apr
27
2:00 PM14:00

Woodburn Event: Dia Del Niño, Day of the Child

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

It’s your time to shine at the Woodburn’s Dia Del Niño! Part of a continuation of the Woodburn Stem Festival, you can participate in the egg drop and bridge building finals. Meet others with your same interest, and grab some free books while your there.

  • If you participate in the Bridge or Egg Contest then this 1 session will count as 2 monthly learning sessions! Simply note it on the form and send me a picture of your test results.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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OMSI Teen Night 2019
Apr
20
7:00 PM19:00

OMSI Teen Night 2019

Ages 13 to 18

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

OMSI is opening their museum just for teens aged 13-18. Hang with friends while you explore the PIXAR exhibit as well as the other exciting exhibits and at OMSI. There will be music, games, demos, and more - all FREE!

  • This is a great opportunity to explore the cool stuff at OMSI for free.

  • We believe there will be free food at this event but we are waiting to confirm this. OMSI has not yet released flyers for this years OMSI Teen Night, once they do we will update our info.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Amphibian Field Trip with Portland Parks
Apr
20
11:00 AM11:00

Amphibian Field Trip with Portland Parks

  • Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge Trailhead (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Our amazing friends at Portland Parks is inviting us to learn about Oregon’s wetland creatures in this special amphibian info session! You will learn how to identify amphibian species and then search for those species in the north meadow.

  • You will get to enter the restricted Habitat Conservation Area and see Portland Parks amphibian breeding ponds!

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Power of the Purse Gala
Apr
12
3:00 PM15:00

Power of the Purse Gala

Volunteer for the 14th Annual Power of the Purse Gala at the Hilton Downtown! We're looking for Eurekans to help out with: walking purses, greeting guests, selling raffle tickets & reading a poem on stage with Reema Zaman.

  • We will feed you tasty food!

  • There will be a green with drinks and snacks just for you!

  • Click on the picture for more details about volunteering for Power of the Purse.

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Slam Poetry Workshop at Literary Arts
Apr
11
5:30 PM17:30

Slam Poetry Workshop at Literary Arts

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Come to the beautiful Literary Arts building for a slam poetry workshop! Hang out with passionate female poets and learn how to write and deliver slam poetry. Stick around for Slamlandia where you hear other folks share their poems and you can even share your own!

  • This event has an optional second part:

    • 5:30 to 7:00 PM - Poetry Slam Workshop

      Hang out with an amazing female poet and learn how to write and deliver slam poetry with other Eurekans.

    • (Optional) 7:00 to 9:00 PM - Slamlandia at Literary Arts

      Hang out for Slamlandia and listen to other people share their poems and share your own if you want to! KEEP IN MIND: poetry is often, but not always, personal and content can often have mature themes.

  • Literary Arts will be providing pizza!!

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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EVENT FULL: A Day of Rowing with Rose City Row Club
Apr
6
1:00 PM13:00

EVENT FULL: A Day of Rowing with Rose City Row Club

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

The Rose City Rowing Club has partnered with GIrls Inc to offer an amazing afternoon of rowing! Open to those who have never rowed before and those who can’t wait to row again! Not a good swimmer? No problem! All youth will wear life jackets and learn basic boat safety. After rowing the beautiful Willamette River we will enjoy delicious food provided by RCRC. This is a great opportunity to get monthly learning session credit while learning a new sport and meeting new people!

  • The event is for youth of all ages. Life jackets are provided by Rose City Rowing Club.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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New Relic Tour & Mentoring
Mar
25
11:00 AM11:00

New Relic Tour & Mentoring

NO SCHOOL FOR THE FOLLOWING DISTRICTS:

PPS, Centennial, DD, Reynolds, Woodburn, Beaverton, Portland Christian Schools, Corbett District, Clackamas, St. Mary's

What is the event:

New Relic is an tech company based in Portland that makes app performance enhancing software. They have invited our Eurekans to take a special tour of their sleek office and met some of the awesome professional women that work there!

  • A tour of the sleek New Relic office, time with mentors in the tech industry, hands on activities and lunch!

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Point B Tour & Career Exploration
Mar
23
12:00 PM12:00

Point B Tour & Career Exploration

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Point B Portland works in management consulting, real estate development, digital services and investment services who has been named one of the Best Workplaces in Oregon by Oregon Business fourteen years in a row! These lovely folks have invited our Eurekans to take a tour of the Point B office, engage in some fun career exploration activities & meet the awesome professional women that work there.

  • This will be a great chance to learn more about how STEM is used in unexpected ways, having fun while exploring your career, meet cool people & eat tasty snacks!

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Book Club Part 2 - Adichie Speaks at the Schnitzer
Mar
14
7:30 PM19:30

Book Club Part 2 - Adichie Speaks at the Schnitzer

This is Part 2 of a 2 part series.

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Everybody Reads 2019 & Literary Arts brings the amazing author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to Portland and we have 9 tickets to her exciting talk! This is a chance to hear Chimamanda discuss why she wrote her book We Should All be Feminists as well as to hear about her other works.

  • This is Part 2 of a 2 part series. If you want to go to Adichies’ talk then you must first sign up for Book Club Part 1 - We Should All be Feminists. At Book Club Part 1 we will read and discuss her book as well as randomly give out 9 free tickets to she her live!

  • This event will be at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. There is some food for purchase at this event, consider eating before coming or bringing some snacks.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Woodburn Event: STEM Festival
Mar
13
5:00 PM17:00

Woodburn Event: STEM Festival

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Come to the Woodburn STEM Festival to do some excellent experiments and see the awesome showcase of projects. You are welcome to participate by bringing a science experiments to share or by planning your bridge or egg protector at the event. You can earn up to 4 monthly learning session credits at this event! Here are the ways you can earn MLS credits: showing up & checking out everyone’s science experiments, bringing a science experiment of your own to share, planning an egg protector or planning a bridge.

  • Come and enjoy the great variety of STEM based exhibits and interactive projects. This is a great chance to try your hand at designing the perfect egg drop protector or a bridge!

  • Get up to 4 monthly learning session credits in one event, simply note it on the form and send me a picture of your work. If you design and build an egg drop protector or a bridge you can test them on April 27th at Dia Del Niño!

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Ladies Lab Night at PSU
Mar
9
to Mar 10

Ladies Lab Night at PSU

  • Science Research and Teaching Center at PSU (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Ladies' Lab Night is a wonderful opportunity to meet with fabulous women doing inspiring research at PSU, explore the PSU science labs, make new connections and learn more about STEM careers.

  • The event is geared towards high school students.

  • Food will be provided!

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Portland Women's March 2019
Mar
3
12:00 PM12:00

Portland Women's March 2019

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Join Girls Inc staff for this years Portland’s Women’s March! This years march seeks to harness the political and organizational power of the diverse women of Portland & their allies with the goal of creating transformative social change. It will be a fun & empowering day for the whole family!

  • This march will be during International Women’s Day on March 8th, unlike the National Women’s March which is January 20th (there is no march in Portland on 1/20).

  • Girls Inc will be present and marching on this day! Come join us!

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Book Club Part 1 - We Should All be Feminists
Mar
2
12:00 PM12:00

Book Club Part 1 - We Should All be Feminists

  • Girls Inc of the Pacific Northwest (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This is Part 1 of a 2 Part Series.

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Join us as we explore, through a group work & guided discussion, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s book We Should All be Feminists. This is Part 1 of a 2 part series leading up to seeing the author herself speak at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in March!

  • Come to this event and have a chance to be one of the randomly selected Eurekans to go and see Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie live at Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in March.

  • Snacks will be provided by Girls Inc.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Robot Meet & Greet
Feb
24
4:30 PM16:30

Robot Meet & Greet

All girl robotics team invites us to hang with their robot!

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Piece of Pi is an all-girls team comprising 11 enthusiastic and STEM oriented middle schoolers who can be heard singing as they build & program their robot. Safety glasses are their fashion statement, as they arm themselves with tools and make the garage their second home. They would love to share who they are and what they do as well as introduce their robot to the Eurekans!

  • We are lucky enough to be invited out to their awesome garage to meet their robot and speak to the cool girls who built it.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Engineers Weeks: Invent Amazing
Feb
23
2:00 PM14:00

Engineers Weeks: Invent Amazing

For ages 10 - 15

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

The Pearson Field Education Center is hosting an amazing day of engineering activities! Come out to this funn event which includes: a film screening of “Dream Big,” a chance to chat with local to engineers over refreshments & an engineering challenge based on real world needs. This is a great opportunity to get monthly learning session credit while networking and developing your engineering skills!

  • The event is geared towards youth ages 10 - 15. All supplies needed for the engineering challenge will be provided.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Dream it! Be it! PART 3
Feb
23
10:00 AM10:00

Dream it! Be it! PART 3

  • PCC Cascade Campus - Terrel Hall 201 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

PART 3 - REQUIRED 3rd YEAR

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

The Dream It, Be It: Career Support for Girls class empowers girls to break down damaging cycles by giving them the tools, self-confidence and knowledge they need to achieve success in their future careers and personal lives.

  • This is Part 3: Turning Failure into Success, Balancing your Stress & Putting Dreams into Action.

  • You will be taken through a interactive and hands on day that will allow you to better understand yourself and how to learn from failure in order to put your dreams into action.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Movie Screening: Angst
Feb
12
7:00 PM19:00

Movie Screening: Angst

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

Come out to see the movie Angst: raising awareness around anxiety. The Angst project is raising awareness around anxiety, with an emphasis on youth and families with the goal is to help people identify and understand the symptoms of anxiety and encourage them to reach out for help.

  • This will be a thoughtful evening of not only a screening of the movie but also a interview with the director & discussion.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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AWS Elemental Tour + Coding Activity
Jan
21
10:00 AM10:00

AWS Elemental Tour + Coding Activity

NO SCHOOL FOR THE FOLLOWING DISTRICTS:

PPS, Centennial, David D, Reynolds, Woodburn, Beaverton, St. Mary's, Central Catholic, Corbett District, Washington County, Clackamas, Portland Christian Schools

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

AWS Elemental is an tech company based in Portland OR that specializes in multiscreen video coding and management. They have invited our Eurekans to take a special tour of their cool office and participate in an awesome coding activity, what an amazing opportunity!

  • AWS Elemental will be providing lunch after the tour and coding activity so do let us know if you have an food allergies in the form.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Dream it! Be it! PART 2
Jan
19
10:00 AM10:00

Dream it! Be it! PART 2

  • PCC Cascade Campus - Terrel Hall 201 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

PART 2 - REQUIRED 3rd YEAR

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

The Dream It, Be It: Career Support for Girls class empowers girls to break down damaging cycles by giving them the tools, self-confidence and knowledge they need to achieve success in their future careers and personal lives.

  • This is Part 2: Creating Achievable Goals & Rising Above Obstacles

  • You will be taken through a interactive and hands on day that will allow you to better understand yourself and how to identify your goals & obstacles.

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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Youth Environmental Job Fair
Jan
12
12:00 PM12:00

Youth Environmental Job Fair

  • Native American Youth & Family Center (NAYA) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

The Youth Mentoring Collaborative is hosting their 4th Annual Environmental Job Fair. Employers will be recruiting youth for more than 900 jobs in conservation and related fields. This is a great opportunity to get monthly learning session credit while at the same time building experience for the future!

  • The event is geared towards youth ages 14 - 25. Computers will be available to fill out electronic applications.

  • Hot lunch will be provided by the organizers! There will be a live band, Speaker Minds, as well as DJ and break dancing workshop!

  • Find out more about this event by clicking the event picture to the left.

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 Dream it! Be it! Career Support for Girls
Dec
15
10:00 AM10:00

Dream it! Be it! Career Support for Girls

  • PCC Cascade Terrell Hall (TH) Room # 112 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

PART 1 - REQUIRED 3rd YEAR

WHAT IS THE EVENT:

The Dream It, Be It: Career Support for Girls class empowers girls to break down damaging cycles by giving them the tools, self-confidence and knowledge they need to achieve success in their future careers and personal lives.

This is Part 1: Discovering your Dreams & Exploring Careers

You will be taken through a interactive and hands on day that will allow you to better understand yourself and how to identify your dreams.

WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • This is PART 1 of 3 in a three part workshop that offers life & career readiness training.

  • Fill out the form below to be registered for the event.

  • There will be two Girls Inc staff present to assist and monitor. When the event is a week away you will receive an email with names of the Girls Inc staff as well as any other important event info.

  • There will be snacks provided by Girls Inc. but no formal lunch. If you are at all concerned about food, please bring some extra snacks so you can relax and enjoy yourself.

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO:

  • Fill out the Eureka! Monthly Learning Session form below.

  • There will be food and snacks provided by both Girls Inc and by PSU. The food will not be allergy conscious. If you are at all concerned about food, please bring some extra snacks so you can relax and enjoy yourself.

WHAT PARENTS/GUARDIANS NEED TO KNOW:

  • This is a youth focused event. Expect to drop off your youth and come back to pick them up when the event is done.

  • The event is at PCC in northeast Portland. Parking will be free & ample in the surrounding neighborhoods. There are many fun things to do nearby if you want to make a day of it

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION NEAR THIS EVENT :

  • Bus: 4, 44, 72

  • MAX: Yellow Line

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 Empowering Youth in STEM Conference
Dec
8
9:00 AM09:00

Empowering Youth in STEM Conference

  • Portland State University: Science Building 1 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Required for 5th Years

What is the event?

This is Part 2 of 2 in this series. All Eurekans are welcome to come 5th year Eurekans are required to come.

Here’s the topic that will be covered based on what happened in the first session:

  • How to gain financial stability during college.

  • The importance of mentors, advisers and sponsors.

  • The art of effective communication.

  • Networking strategies.

  • Negotiation tactics and how to deal with difficult people.

  • Time management.

WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Fill out BOTH the forms below to be registered for the event.

  • There will be two Girls Inc staff present to assist and monitor. When the event is a week away you will receive an email with names of the Girls Inc staff as well as any other important event info.

  • There will be food and snacks provided by both Girls Inc and by PSU. The food will not be allergy conscious. If you are at all concerned about food, please bring some extra snacks so you can relax and enjoy yourself.

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO:

  • Fill out the Eureka! Monthly Learning Session form below.

  • Fill out the ADDITIONAL eventbrite form at the bottom of the page. Since this is a PSU event there is a separate PSU registration form.

WHAT PARENTS/GUARDIANS NEED TO KNOW:

  • This is a youth focused event. Expect to drop off your youth and come back to pick them up when the event is done.

  • The event is at PSU in downtown Portland. Parking will be ample but will cost money. There are many fun things to do nearby if you want to make a day of it.

  • There will be food and snacks provided by both Girls Inc and by PSU. The food will not be allergy conscious. If you have allergies & are at all concerned about food, please bring some extra snacks so you can relax and enjoy yourself.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION NEAR THIS EVENT:

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EVENT FULL! Boxing 101
Dec
1
12:30 PM12:30

EVENT FULL! Boxing 101

WELCOME TO ALL SKILL LEVELS

WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Learn basic boxing skills, have a great workout, laugh, build confidence and enjoy snacks!

  • There will be two Girls Inc staff present to assist and monitor. When the event is a week away you will receive an email with names of the Girls Inc staff as well as any other important event info.

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO:

  • Fill out the form below to be registered for the event.

  • Dress for working out, loose fitting clothes that allow for full range of motion, and bring a water bottle to stay hydrated.

  • You will be receiving a boxing lesson, because of this there will be a personal injury waiver to sign before the event.

WHAT DO PARENTS/GUARDIANS NEED TO KNOW:

  • This is a youth focused event. Expect to drop off your youth and come back to pick them up when the event is done.

  • The youth will be receiving a boxing lesson, because of this there will be a personal injury waiver to sign before the event.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION NEAR THIS EVENT:

  • Bus: 17 (click for directions)

  • Street Car: A Loop (click for directions)

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EVENT FULL! Maximizing Career Success: Currency, Change & Becoming a Powerful Leader
Nov
27
5:00 PM17:00

EVENT FULL! Maximizing Career Success: Currency, Change & Becoming a Powerful Leader

Speaker Carla Harris, Vice Chairman of Morgan Stanley, is the author of Expect to Win and Strategize to Win, and is also a gospel recording artist. Ms. Harris will share her signature “Pearls” with participants, discussing how to position yourself to maximize your success as a leader in your workplace. She will explore the concepts of performance currency vs. relationship currency, managing through and creating change, and how to be an impactful and influential leader.

This event includes: networking and appetizers. All attendees will receive a copy of Ms. Harris’ book “expect to win”.

WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Get MLS credit for going to a free event! To get credit for this event all you need to do is go and sign the event attendance sheet. We will know if you went by checking our information with the conference registration.

  • This is an independent monthly learning session. There WILL NOT be any Girls Inc staff there.

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO:

  • Fill out the Eureka! MLS form below.

  • Go to the amazing event and make sure you sign the events attendance sheet.

WHAT PARENTS/GUARDIANS NEED TO KNOW:

  • This event is tailored to all ages (their are alcoholic beverages on site). We would advise any youth under 18 years old to be accompanied by a parent/ guardians. We will need you to mark below if any parents are attending.

  • The event is at the Sentinel Hotel in downtown Portland, there is much to do nearby but parking can be difficult.

  • This is an independent monthly learning session. It is not put on by Girls Inc but one but one of our partners. There WILL NOT be any Girls Inc. staff at the event.

Public Transportation near this Event :

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EVENT FULL!! Financial Literacy Workshop + Heritage Bank Tour
Nov
20
10:00 AM10:00

EVENT FULL!! Financial Literacy Workshop + Heritage Bank Tour

NO SCHOOL FOR THE FOLLOWING DISTRICTS: Portland Public Schools, Centennial Middle School

WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • A tour of Heritage Bank that will give you a strong idea of what working in finance looks like.

  • A financial literacy workshop which will cover: opening and managing a bank account, how to budget and managing loans.

  • There will be two Girls Inc staff present to assist and monitor. When the event is a week away you will receive an email with names of the Girls Inc staff as well as any other important event info.

  • We will bring light snacks.

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO:

  • Bring a willingness to learn new things!

  • If you think your going to be hungry be sure to eat well before coming.

WHAT DO PARENTS/GUARDIANS NEED TO KNOW:

  • This is a youth focused event. Parents are invited to hang out in the lobby of Heritage Bank or leave and come back when the event is over.

    PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION NEAR THIS EVENT:

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EVENT FULL! Planting for the New Year with Portland Parks
Nov
17
10:00 AM10:00

EVENT FULL! Planting for the New Year with Portland Parks

What to expect:

  • Exact meeting location will be at the main entrance: 10040 NE 6th DR. Portland, OR 97211

  • Help maintain the healthy ecology and lasting beauty of the Columbia Children’s Arboretum!  

  • You will be planting in the rich, dark soil during the glorious Portland fall.

  • There will be two Girls Inc staff present to assist and monitor. When the event is a week away you will receive an email with names of the Girls Inc staff as well as any other important event info.

What do you need to do:

  • Dress for the weather, it will probably be rainy and chilly so you want to wear layers and a waterproof jacket as well as waterproof shoes.

  • Portland Parks will bring all the tools and plants as well as a few extra rain boots and rain jackets for those who need them.

What do parents/guardians need to know:

  • This event is open to families! If your family and what to attend, please make sure to say so in the comments.

  • If you are participating in planting do bring the above gear with you. Alternately, you can stroll around the park while the planting is happening and meet back up when they are finished.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION NEAR THIS EVENT:

  • Bus: 11 (Click for Directions)

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EVENT FULL!! - Wind Turbine Day at Klondike Farm
Nov
12
10:00 AM10:00

EVENT FULL!! - Wind Turbine Day at Klondike Farm

NO SCHOOL DAY FOR FOLLOWING DISTRICTS: PPS, Centennial, David Douglas, Reynolds, Woodburn, Beaverton, Portland Christian Schools

What to Expect:

  • We will be heading out to the Klondike Farm in Wasco, Oregon for an amazing day of activities, mentoring, tours and free food!

  • We will be actively coordinating rides for this event. If you’ve signed up, expect a phone call or email soon about transportation.

  • You will receive an email a week before the event with the bios of the mentors as well as other important info. You are expected to have one question prepared to ask each mentor.

  • There will be two Girls Inc staff present to assist and monitor. When the event is a week away you will receive an email with names of the Girls Inc staff as well as any other important event info.

  • Itinerary

    communication. Expect to start very early.

    Site Pick Up from 6:30 to 7:30 AM

    Leave PDX with everyone at 7:30 AM

    10:00 AM Welcome & Safety Intro

    10:15 AM Tour Operation & Maintenance / Turbine Training

    10:45 AM Hands–on Activity on Wind Turbine Science

    12:15 PM Lunch

    12:45 PM Speed Mentoring Session

    1:35 PM Q&A / Wrap up

    2:00 PM Leave for Portland

    4:15 PM For some - arrive back at Girls Inc.

What you need to do:

  • Be sure to be punctual for this event.

  • Be on the look out for phone calls and emails about organizing transportation.

What do parents/guardians need to know:

  • This event is open to families! We can accommodate up to 5 parents on this trip.

  • While much of the programming will be focused on the Eurekans we encourage parents/guardians and family to come along as well.

  • Timing is important for this event so if you are planning to drive you own vehicle, you must commit to arriving at the farm at 10 AM.

  • If you are interested in participating please indicate that in the comment section of the form. If your planning to drive together as a family, please indicate that in the comments section as well.

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Consent Convergence: Youth Empowerment Summit
Nov
10
9:00 AM09:00

Consent Convergence: Youth Empowerment Summit

  • Portland State University - Smith Memorial Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Consent Convergence conference will be welcoming teenage students to participate in a FREE day of workshops, presentations, art, leadership skill-building, and opportunities to take action to promote a culture of equity and consent in their own communities.

WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Get MLS credit for going to a free conference! To get credit for this event all you need to do is go and sign the event attendance sheet. We will know if you went by checking our information with the conference registration.

  • You need to register on their website to ensure that they have enough food and supplies for all those participating.

  • This is an independent monthly learning session. There WILL NOT be any Girls Inc staff there.

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO:

  • Fill out the Eureka! MLS form below.

  • Go to the Consent Convergence website and fill out the registration form as well as have your parents sign the Consent Convergence waiver.

  • Go to the amazing event and make sure you sign the events attendance sheet.

WHAT PARENTS/GUARDIANS NEED TO KNOW:

  • This is a youth focused event. As far as I can see there is not space for parents to wait at the event itself. Check the website for more information.

  • The event is at PSU in downtown Portland, there is much to do nearby but parking can be difficult. Most parking will be free that day.

  • This is an independent monthly learning session. It is not put on by Girls Inc but one of our partners, Volunteers of America Oregon. There WILL NOT be any Girls Inc. staff at the event.

Agenda

9:15 - Arrival // BREAKFAST

10:00 - INTRODUCTIONS //WELCOMING

10:45 - WORKSHOP SLOT #1

NOON - COMMUNITY LUNCH

1:00 - WORKSHOP SLOT #2

2:15 - Activity with home group

3:00 - WORKSHOP SLOT #3

4:00 - WRAP-UP //LOOKING TO THE FUTURE

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION NEAR THIS EVENT:

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EUREKA! Family Meet & Greet
Nov
3
11:00 AM11:00

EUREKA! Family Meet & Greet

What to expect:

  • Delicious waffles (both gluten free and regular) with a variety of topping, hot coffee and cold juice, fresh fruit and cheese.

  • See people you know, meet new Eurekans and have the opportunity to spend time with to the Eureka! Program Manager, Juanes Collazo, and the Eureka! Program Coordinator, Tiffany Ganir.

  • Tiffany will host some fun icebreakers and Juanes will offer the Eureka! vision for the next year as well as answer any questions you might have.

What do you need to do:

  • Come and socialize!

  • Bring any questions or thoughts you want to discuss with the Eureka! Program Coordinator & Manager.

What do parents/guardians need to know:

  • This is a family focused event! We look forward to spending time with Guardians and youth.

  • We want all the parents & guardians present so we can meet you all and hear from you personally.

  • There is parking available at the Girls Inc building. When you arrive, there will be a sign directing you to text your name to be let in the building.

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