Events for November 2015
“Bomb Trains” Presentation
November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This presentation is geared to explain the safety issues associated with the crude oil shipments traveling by railcar through our community. There will be a space for people to ask questions and discuss the issue after a short video clip. We feel that this is an important issue that members of the community need to be aware of, and we will be encouraging folks to join us in doing something about the issue.
Good Food Bad Food: Agriculture, Ethics & Personal Choice
November 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Why do you eat what you eat? Does “voting with your dollars” significantly shape our agricultural systems?
La Grande Oil Transport Safety Outreach Day
November 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Join us as we inform people to the dangers of oil trains travelling through our town with a potential to explode. Thanks to the work of our members, our Oil Transportation Safety exploratory campaign in La Grande has received substantial media attention following our recent public event and outreach activities. Community members and public officials are discussing this […]