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The Look Ahead
The Look Ahead
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Meet your Legislator …
Join Rep. John Lively at the Springfield Town Hall at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, at Springfield City Hall Council Chambers, 225 Fifth St., Springfield.
Join Rep. Sheri Schouten at a constituent night
at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, at Cascade Brewing, 7424 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Highway, Portland.
Join Rep. Pam Marsh at Talk About Making Laws for 2019 legislative session highlights
at 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, at Talent Maker City, 304 E Main St., Talent.
Join Rep. David Gomberg at the North Lincoln County Town Hall
at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 27, at the Driftwood Library – Community Room, 801 SW Highway 101, Ste. 201, Lincoln City.
Join Sen. Michael Dembrow for monthly constituent coffee
at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at the Hollywood Senior Center, 1820 NE 40th Ave., Portland.
Join Sen. Lew Frederick for a Saturday chat
at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at Broadway Grill, 1700 NE Broadway St., Portland.
Learn something new …
OSBA Summer Board Conference 2019
; July 19-21; Riverhouse on the Deschutes, Bend.
NSBA 2019 Summer Leadership Seminar
; Aug. 15-18; Fairmont Chicago.
NSBA 2019 Pacific Region Winter Meeting
; Oct. 18-20; Grove Hotel, Boise.
OSBA 73rd Annual Convention
; Nov. 14-17; Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront.
Get involved …
Higher Education Coordinating Commission – OAR proposed rulemaking hearing – Oregon Opportunity Grant Program report
; 10 a.m. July 18; Public Service Building, HECC Executive Conference Room (Third Floor), 255 Capitol St. NE, Salem.
Higher Education Coordinating Commission - Funding and Achievement Subcommittee
; 2 p.m. Aug. 7; Public Service Building, Conference Room H301, 255 Capitol St. NE, Salem; to listen, call 888-273-3658, access code 5934430.
State Land Board – meeting
; 10 a.m. Aug. 13; Department of State Lands, 775 Summer St. NE, Ste. 100, Salem.
Oregon Educators Benefit Board
; 1 p.m. Aug. 20; Health Licensing Office – Boardroom, 1430 Tandem Ave. NE, Ste. 180, Salem.
Capitol events …
Capitol Building closed
; July 19-22.
G. Lewis Clevenger’s “Moving On” Exhibit
; July 1-25 in the Governor’s Office.
Hoover Minthorn House Exhibit
; July 1-26 in the Galleria East.
Concert in the Park
; Salem Philharmonia Orchestra; July 27 on the Capitol Mall.
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