Calendar Picks of the Week

make_logo_rgbFilm & Panel Discussion
Friday, April 18th
The Darkside Cinema, 215 SW 4th St., Corvallis. 6 – 7:30 p.m.

“Enough is Enough: Building a Sustainable Economy in a World of Finite Resources.” The 18 minute screening will be followed by a panel discussion with local author, Rob Dietz, Q & A and audience discussion. Admission is free, but donations at the door to help pay for theater rental will be welcome.

Travis Good Talk
Monday, April 21st
Construction & Engineering Hall at La Sells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St. 5:00 p.m.

Contributing editor at MAKE Magazine will give a talk on the DIY scene, and its place in the community. Basically he’s MacGyver, and he’s here to teach you how to think about making a ______ out of a ______ and a ______. Call (541) 737-2402 for info and tickets.

Speciesism: The Movie
Tuesday, April 22nd
Milam Hall Auditorium, 228 Milam Hill at 7:00 p.m.

Documentary that sets out to explore “factory farming,” and discovers a whole other movement regarding animal rights. Features interviews with Temple Grandin, Richard Dawkins and other notables. There will be an interactive talk after the screening as well as a free raffle. Admission to the screening is free, though a small donation is appreciated.

“Climate and the Economy.”
Thursday, April 24th
Westminster House, 101 NW 23rd St., Corvallis. 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

The Corvallis chapter of will present a free public presentation and discussion. Speakers at the event, including Rob Dietz, author of the book “Enough is Enough” and editor of The Daly News, will address the question, “Is our current consumption-based economy at the heart of the climate crisis, and what are the alternatives?”