The Wholism of Our Times: Peace, Climate Change and Sustainable Development Goals featuring Dr. Jeffrey David Sachs. 2 to 5 p.m. at Our Lady of the Lake, Parish Hall (in the sanctuary building ground floor), 650 A St., Lake Oswego. Dr. Sachs is economic advisor to Ban Ki Moon of the United Nations and chair of the Earth Institute at Columbia University and New York Times bestselling author of “The Price of Civilization.” He will present and then interact with two panels covering the following topics: Why Achieving Peace Is Possible, the Paris Climate Change Agreement, and Oregon Leadership; and the UN Millennium Development Goals: What’s next. Ethical and faith perspectives on the topics will be shared by leaders from diverse faith traditions. Sponsored by the Wholistic Peace Institute and EMO‘s Oregon Interfaith Power & Light. Suggested donation of $25 general, and $15 for students and seniors. Register securley online now or call (503) 221-1054, ext. 211. Public transit accessible; from Portland, take Bus 35 Oregon City TC to Lake Oswego TC.
Save the Date: November 3
The 2016 Collins Lecture on Race, Justice and Reconciliation with the Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III. More information coming soon!