An activist gathering and people's forum
supporting and empowering each other
to raise our voices in critical resistance
featuring engaging speakers, impassioned activists and YOU!
Focused on social environmental economic justice
speaking truth to power,
celebrating our solidarity and having fun all at the same time!
FEATURED RANTERS FOR THE EVENING INCLUDE:
Sonia Furstenau, CVRD Director
Shawnigan Lake: The Continuing Struggle to Save Our Water
Tamara Lorincz, Canadian Voice of Women for Peace
Our Money; Our Values? Understanding the Federal Budget
What Comes After civilization?
Ted Woynillowicz, Council of Canadians Co-chair (Victoria)
Behind the Curtains of Free Trade Agreements
Is Canada Ready for a Basic Income to Address Poverty?
Laura Weileby, March Against Monsanto
Local Resistance to GMOs, Frankenfood and Political Corruption
MORE FEATURED RANTERS TO BE ANNOUNCED
The evening includes a soap box open mic to get you up there,
audience participation activities to get you involved,
and flyer tables to get you informed,
spreading the word, being heard!
This is our forum! All power to the people!
Bring your favourite radical poem and songs to share with us
Obviously, hate speeches of any kind will not be tolerated
Loose theme for the evening: POWER
Wanna be a featured speaker?
Know someone else who should be?
Let us know!
Doors open 6 pm
Show starts 6:30 pm sharp
THIS IS A 19+ EVENT
Sponsored by the Social Environmental Alliance
and the free radical bulletin board
Admission: $5 or pay what you can
(no one turned away due to lack of funds)
All proceeds will go to worthy causes
We acknowledge this event is taking place
on traditional Lekwungen territory
Whether you’re a top pro looking to score the coveted Cascadia Champion Flag or a weekend warrior coming for the ultimate race experience you don’t want to miss this event.
On September 17th at 1pm at Centurylink Field in Seattle, the Vancouver Whitecaps and Seattle Sounders will square off for their final Cascadia Cup match! The Cascadia Cup was created in 2004 by supporters of the Portland Timbers, Vancouver Whitecaps and Seattle Sounders, and has since grown into the fiercest soccer rivalry of the MLS and in North America.
On Sunday, October 2nd at 5pm at BC Place in Vancouver, British Columbia, the Seattle Sounders and Vancouver Whitecaps will face off for their second Cascadia Cup match The Cascadia Cup was created in 2004 by supporters of the Portland Timbers, Vancouver Whitecaps and Seattle Sounders, and has since grown into the fiercest soccer rivalry of the MLS and in North America.
Cascadia Center For Arts and Crafts is please to host Corina Tettinger for a bead making retreat! Corina is the author of “Passing The Flame: A Beadmaker’s Guide to Detail and Design." The retreat will be held at the Raven Studio.
Join folks from around Coos County to rally at a meeting in Salem with Governor Brown and the State Land Board to tell them that the Elliott State Forest should stay in public ownership.
A historic gathering of leaders, churches, scholars, and institutions from Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia to explore the cultural questions, challenges, and opportunities for the church in this region.
On Sunday, October 23rd at 1pm at BC Place in Vancouver, British Columbia, the Portland Timbers and Vancouver Whitecaps face off for their last Cascadia Cup match of the year! The Cascadia Cup was created in 2004 by supporters of the Portland Timbers, Vancouver Whitecaps and Seattle Sounders, and has since grown into the fiercest soccer rivalry of the MLS and in North America.
Joy Beckerman, Principal at Hemp Ace International is very pleased to present a free presentation on "Industrial Hemp Farming Basics" along with an update on Washington’s new hemp law and the current creation of Washington’s hemp program by the State Department of Agriculture. Joy will also introduce regenerative, nature-mimicking agronomic practices that will promote the brightest future for farmers and our precious soil (e.g. soil ecology, cover cropping, IPM, function stacking) and be joined remotely for a Q&A session by renowned industrial hemp agrologist Jeff Kostiuk, B.Gs, T.Ag, CCA, from Canada. Jeff, who is the Director of Operations for Hemp Production Services & Hemp Genetics International, has served agriculture via the Government of Manitoba for over a quarter of a century, and became a Diversification Technician in 1999 as Canada began to reintroduce the industrial hemp crop into its agricultural systems.
The 4th Cascadia Poetry Festival, November 3-6, 2016 in Seattle at the Spring Street Center. Daphne Marlatt, Brenda Hillman, Sam Hamill, Marilyn Stablein, Judith Roche, Janie Miller and Peter Munro are among the confirmed performers. Michael Pilarski will lead a wildcrafting workshop on Sunday morning November 6th.
xplore diversity and design with artists, theologians, pastors, and conversation partners who believe in the power of intentional design and the vision of multi-ethnic worship in Cascadia and beyond.