Tom McCall Legacy Gala

2012 Tom McCall Legacy Gala

Friday, March 23, 6:00pm-8:00pm
The Governor Hotel, 614 Southwest 11th Avenue, Portland

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/23/2012 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Oregon Humanities Conservation Project--Your Land, My Land: Using and Preserving Oregon’s Natural Resources

Oregon Humanities Conversation Project

Your Land, My Land: Using and Preserving Oregon’s Natural Resources

Guest Speaker: Veronica Dujon, Professor of Sociology at Portland State University

This event is part of the Oregon Humanities Conversation Project, hosted by the Tower Theatre in Bend. Although 1000 Friends is not a cosponsor, we thought it would be interesting to our Central Oregon members and supporters.

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/27/2012 - 6:00pm

1000 Friends Calls For Realistic Industrial Lands Plan in Central Oregon

On Wednesday, December 21, 1000 Friends of Oregon appealed a decision by the Deschutes County Board of Commissioners to designate up to 1,900 acres in Central Oregon for large-lot industrial expansion, along with expensive taxpayer-funded road, water and sewer line improvements. 

New Face of Farming central Oregon meeting

1000 Friends is launching an initiative called the New Face of Farming.

The initiative is focused on listening to farmers and ranchers throughout the state to identify land use policy issues that could be adapted to help producers remain viable and profitable ( We will be using your feedback to craft our 2012 legislative agenda so your voice truly matters!

Event Date: 
Tue, 10/25/2011 - 5:15pm - 7:15pm

City Club of Central Oregon presents: Local Food: Security and Culture

LOCAL FOOD: Security and Culture

Thursday, September 15th
St. Charles - 2500 NE Neff Rd
Members-$15 / Non-Members-$30
RSVP by August 12th

 Sponsored by:

st charles health system logo

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/15/2011 - 11:30am - 1:00pm

1000 Friends Trains Advocates for Central Oregon Regional Economic Development

Yesterday in Bend, 1000 Friends hosted an advocate training for Deschutes County residents, to help them prepare testimony for an upcoming Planning Commission hearing which will determine whether to adopt the tri-county region's Regional Economic Opportunity Assessment (REOA) into the Deschutes County Comprehensive Plan.

Building a Better Bend hosts a presentation by Jeff Speck, September 22, 7-9 p.m.

September 22 – 7-9 pm: “What Makes Commercial Centers Work:  Getting Planning and Transportation Right”

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/22/2011 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

REOA Advocate Training Happy Hour at The Astro Lounge in Bend

REOA Advocate Training Happy Hour
Tuesday, August 9th, 5:30-7 PM at The Astro Lounge, 939 Bond St. in Bend

Event Date: 
Tue, 08/09/2011 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Deschutes County Comprehensive Plan Public Hearing

The Deschutes County Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on THURSDAY, AUGUST 11, 2011 at 5:30 P.M. in the Barnes and Sawyer Rooms located at 1300 NW Wall Street, Bend.  The purpose of the hearing is to take testimony on a proposal that amends the Deschutes County Comprehensive Plan (DCC) Chapters 23.48, Urbanization and 23.52, Economy, to formally adopt a Regional Economic Opportunity Analysis and several economic development policies.

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/11/2011 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

McCall Society Speaker Series event in Bend


1000 Friends is pleased to invite you to the first McCall Society Speaker Series event of 2011.

Event Date: 
Thu, 07/21/2011 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
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