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September 2018

Noah Strycker: Birder at Large Book Presentation & Signing

September 19 • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shelton McMurphey Johnson House, 303 Willamette Street
Eugene, 97401
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When my dad forced me to wake up early for a birding class, I figured it’d be like Pokémon — without catching or battling them, sadly. I was wrong, and I never went birding again. If you want to hear some far more compelling and interesting stories about birding, Noah Strycker will have a presentation about his yearlong birding trip and book signing (his latest is Nat Geo’s Birds of the Photo Ark). At 32, Strycker has accomplished quite a bit…

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Meditation class – How to Transform Your Life

September 19 • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 14, 2019

In depth study of Buddhist topics starting with the text How to Transform Your Life by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Guided meditations are part of the class. A free ebook is available for download at: How to Transform Your Life.  Previous experience is not necessary and drop ins are welcome. You will gain the most from this class if you make it a regular part of your weekly schedule.

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IMPORTANCE OF LONG-TERM CARE PLANNING

September 19 • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on September 19, 2018 at 6:00pm

oregon electric station, 27 E. 5th Ave.
Eugene, 97401
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SELCO Investment and Retirement Services will be hosting two free seminars on Wednesday, Sept. 19, on the importance of building long-term care plans. The seminars will be held at the Oregon Electric Station at noon and 6 p.m., and each includes a free meal. The featured speakers will be David Kopij, Long-Term Care Regional Director for Pacific Life Insurance Co., and Tyler Proffitt, Field Vice President for Pacific Life. The presentation will include information on the importance of planning ahead…

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It Must Have Been Something I Ate

September 20 • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Willamalane Adult Activity Ctr., 215 W C St
Springfield, United States
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Ages 18+. Many people get sick each year from the food they eat. They often think they have the flu, but the real problem is foodborne illness caused by bacteria in the food or viruses transmitted to food eaten a few hours or several days ago. Approximately 1 in 6 Americans get sick, are hospitalized, or die of foodborne diseases every year. The information presented in the this lecture will serve as a guide providing steps to take to ensure…

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Lunch & Learn: Bohemia Mining Days

September 21 • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Willamalane Adult Activity Ctr., 215 W C St
Springfield, United States
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From feuds to floods to filming — and everything in between. Discover the unique and colorful history of “the Grove” (Cottage Grove) through the lens of the 59-year-old Bohemia Mining Days festival. This presentation features interesting stories about feuds, gold mining, logging and lumber, electricity, covered bridges, floods, timber barons, train robberies, shoot-outs, movie-making, and even Jerry Lewis. A vegetarian lunch option is available. Space is limited; register in advance. For more information, call 541-736-4444.

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Intro to Brain Games

September 21 • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Willamalane Adult Activity Ctr., 215 W C St
Springfield, United States
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Enjoy this introduction to Brain Games… FREE! Extensive research shows that stimulating your brain can protect against dementia. A combination of split second decision- making and physical motion can help us learn new things, and avoid the same tired brain patterns. It is never too early to start aging well and brain health is a key to success. Facilitator: Jean Bonifas.

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Symphony Yoga

September 21 • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
wild light yoga center, 820 Charnelton St
Eugene, 97401
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Grab your yoga mat and join the Eugene Symphony and Wild Light Yoga Center for this new classical music-themed yoga class, featuring music selected from upcoming Eugene Symphony performances. This class is a slow, gentle yoga class suitable for all body types and all levels of experience. Beginners are welcome, and no yoga or music experience is necessary! This is a non-heated yoga class, and is first come, first serve. Like other styles of yoga, gentle yoga can relieve stress,…

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Friday Night Sound Healing at Pura Vida Glamping Getaway

September 21 • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Friday, repeating until October 26, 2018

Pura Vida Glamping Getaway, 45560 South Gate Creek Road
Vida, 97488
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Enjoy healing crystal bowls tuned to the powerful frequencies of our bodies in a gorgeous natural setting at Pura Vida Glamping Getaway. Bring a yoga mat or cushion to lay on for a 30 minute blissfully relaxing and transformative experience by the Mckenzie River.

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Argentine Tango Dance Classes

September 21 • 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Celebration Belly dance & Yoga Studio, 1840 Willamette St. suite 208B
Eugene, 97405
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Join us on Friday nights to learn or improve on dancing the Argentine tango. All levels and beginners are welcome for the 7-8pm class. Intermediate class 815-915pm.  Bring leather- or suede-soled shoes, or socks to dance in. No partner needed. $10. All proceeds benefit a local organization, Oregon Cancer Foundation. Check out our Facebook group page for more information: Dance For A Cause.

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Run with a Researcher

September 22 • 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 3, 2018 at 8:00am

Erb Memorial Union, 1395 University St
Eugene, OR 97403 United States
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Join University of Oregon researchers for Run with a Researcher. Meet at the “O” desk at the Erb Memorial Union and tour campus. No sign-up is required. All paces are welcomed. Participants will head past libraries and research labs before enjoying Pre’s Trail, inspired by the late, great Steve Prefontaine. Best of all, each run and walk will be led by one of our leading researchers.

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TNC’s Willamette Confluence Preserve Tour

September 22 • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Native Plant Nursery at Buford Park, 34639 Frank Parrish Road
Eugene, OR 97405 United States
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Join The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and Friends of Buford Park on a walking tour of the Willamette Confluence. The Willamette Confluence features extensive habitats that are endangered in the Willamette Valley and includes six miles of river corridor, floodplain forest, wetlands, upland oak woodlands and native prairie. The Conservancy is working with partners to reconnect the river to its historic floodplain across 20 ponds in this former gravel mining site. During this 4 mile mostly flat walking tour, volunteer docents…

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Lane County Master Gardener Fall Festival

September 22 • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Emerald Park, 1400 Lake Dr.
Eugene, OR 97401 United States
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Lane County Master Gardeners invite ALL to celebrate a day full of harvest fun for the whole family, including kids' activities. Sample free, fresh-pressed apple cider; taste multiple varieties of tomatoes and apples; attend free gardening workshops; browse among many items for sale, including gardening books, hand made goods, garlic, bulbs, fruit trees and other plants, and more. Fall is also planting time in the Willamette Valley!

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