Gleaning at the Community Garden

Sunday, 9/23 is glean/clean the Community Garden from 12:45-3. We will end the day with cider-pressing, so bring apples and clean jugs so you can take home some fresh cider.

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2nd Annual ORA Barn Dance!

Kick up your heels at the BARN DANCE! Saturday, August 18th, from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ~ La Grande ORA members, you and yours are cordially invited to the 2nd Annual ORA Barn Dance. Feel free to invite friends and family. If you’re not a member, join today! Saturday, August 18th, from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m join ORA members for a chili feed, dessert auction, raffle, and live entertainment. Beer from Mt Emily Ale House as well as...

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Kick Up Your Heels at a Barn Dance Fundraiser

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2011 Contact: Teresa Roark 541-975-2411 or teresa@oregonrural.org Kick Up Your Heels at a Barn Dance Fundraiser What do you get when you mix foot-stomping music and a beautiful old barn? A barn dance. No joke. On Saturday, July 16th Oregon Rural Action is hosting their inaugural summer Barn Dance. The event will feature a chili feed, live dessert auction, and three area bands. Beer from Mt Emily Ale House as well...

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Open House Inspires Folks to “Go Solar & Energy Efficient”

June 18 & 19 This Father’s Day weekend the Oregon Rural Action Energy Team invites the community to visit five Green & Solar Homes around Union County during the second Eastern Oregon Solar Fair. These homes feature solar installations and the best energy efficiency and conservation measures. On the Open House folks can see real systems in action and talk with the homeowners who use them daily.   Details on the Green &...

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Fair Will Connect Homeowners & Professionals on Solar & Green Building

Oregon Rural Action invites solar and green building professionals, vendors and organizations to participate in the 2011 Eastern Oregon Solar Fair The 2011 Eastern Oregon Solar Fair is an educational event aimed at home and business owners. It is the only such event in Northeastern Oregon. The goal is to connect solar prospects with information, working local solar systems and solar installers and contractors so that our community can “go...

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Eastern Oregon Local Foods Gathering

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2010 Contact: Teresa Roark, Community Organizer, Oregon Rural Action 541-975-2411 or teresa@oregonrural.org Joyce Walsh, Oregon Food Bank 800-777-7427 ext 202 or 503-419-416 Eastern Oregon Local Food Gathering Oregon Food Bank partnering with Oregon Rural Action to sponsor regional networking and strategy event Farmers, retailers, hunger advocates, and community members will be assembling in Cove  at the...

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