Time: April 9, 2013 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: McMenamins Kennedy School Gym
Street: 5736 NE 33rd Ave.
Website or Map: http://www.mcmenamins.com/427…
Event Type: networking, social, and, informational, gathering
Organized By: Donna Maxey, McMenamins' Tim Hills, Uniting to Understand Racism
Latest Activity: Apr 8
Dear Friends of Race Talks
Please join us for the upcoming Race Talks program at
McMenamins Kennedy School
Tuesday, April 9
7pm; Doors open at 6pm
**Come early to meet, network and eat dinner with friends.
"The Effects of Fluoride on Children of Color: The Great Debate"
Damien Fair, M.D., Professor, Oregon Health Sciences University
Frances Quaempts-Miller, Clean Water Portland Campaign
Phil Wu, M.D., YES on 26-151 Fluoridation Campaign Spokesperson
Following the presentation, the audience will break into small discussion groups to talk over the evening¹s subject matter and more general topics of race and ethnicity. These discussion groups are facilitated by trained volunteers from Uniting to Understand Racism
http://www.understandracism.org/; the City of Portland Intergroup Dialogue Program http://www.portlandonline.com/humanrelations/?c=54183; and Resolutions Northwest http://www.resolutionsnorthwest.org/
Please forward this email and poster pasted below to any group, business, school, class, and individual you feel might be interested. If you have questions or suggestions about the upcoming program (or the series in general), please contact us at the email addresses given below. And remember, Race Talks T-shirts are available for purchase at the program for $20; and there will be prizes raffled to raise funds for Race Talks.
Finally, please mark Tuesday, May 14 on your calendar for next month's Race Talks: "The Law & Racial/Ethnic Profiling"