Weekly Lunches

Nasreen’s Story of Overcoming – May 28th

Nasreen’s Story of Overcoming – May 28th

Date/Time: Tuesday May 24th, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR From the moment of her birth in a southern Nepal border village, Nasreen was taught that her existence was unremarkable. Growing up she witnessed many atrocities against women. By age 9 or 10, her life seemed destined for the same oppressive path. She worked 15 hours per day in a Nepali sweatshop as a child laborer, receiving less than $2 per grueling shift and only if she completed the hundreds of garments demanded of her. She ate, slept and...

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Oregon’s History of Racism – June 4th

Oregon’s History of Racism – June 4th

Date/Time: Tuesday June 4th, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR R. Gregory Nokes retired in 2003 after 43 years in journalism, including 25 years with The Associated Press and 15 years with The Oregonian in Portland. While with The AP, he was stationed in New York, San Juan, Buenos Aires and Washington, D.C., where he served as both an economics and diplomatic correspondent. He traveled to more than 50 countries during his career. Nokes graduated from Willamette University and attended Harvard University as a...

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Frog Ferry – The Future of Transportation in Portlland – June 11th

Frog Ferry – The Future of Transportation in Portlland – June 11th

Date/Time: Tuesday June 11th, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Imagine living in a place that values the environment as much as the individual. A place where locals flock to the beach, mountains, water- ways, and deserts to play as they work to preserve. A place where new ideas, new ways of thinking, new ways of connecting are honored. A place where rivers harbor the secrets of the native peoples who heralded the confluence of the two rivers as the perfect place to call home, raise families, establish trade...

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Changing of the Guard – June 25th

Changing of the Guard – June 25th

Date/Time: Tuesday January 9th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Come hear about the work President Gretchen Walker has done for our club and community over the year. Then welcome in our new president, Kate Ertmann!

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