It’s a wonderful thing when a community comes together in the face of adversity. And that is happening now in Douglas County, Oregon, in the midst of calamity and invisible disease all around.
Thank you to Oregon Serigraphics owner Stephanie LaFleur, and League of Women Voters member, who is providing a link between the community and the medical community. She has arranged to provide mask materials to sewists — like the Umpqua Sewing Warriors — to produce much needed medical masks for our warriors on the frontlines — doctors, nurses and everyone else working in healthcare to help those in need. Read about this endeavor in The News-Review account published on 3/25/20.
We thank all those who are tackling the coronavirus outbreak daily to help our county, state and nation to get through this. As for the rest of us — STAY HOME — if at all possible! And Sew!
Please sign up with the Oregon Health Authority to get daily updates.
You are invited to an educational forum about Redistricting, AKA Gerrymandering.
If you would like to know more about this important subject that affects every election, please attend.
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019
1:30 to 3:30 PM
Roseburg Public Library
1409 Diamond Lake Blvd, Roseburg, OR
South Umpqua Room
Here’s a link to a PDF that will fill you in about how/why it’s done in Oregon.
Link to why we do redistricting all over the country. It’s all about the national census that will take place in 2020, making the next census critical to redistricting done in the following year, 2021.
Here’s a great link to the Brennan Center information on the subject.
Please plan on attending this interesting meeting. The state League of Women Voters of Oregon will present a compelling case. Let’s hear from you, too!
This meeting is open and free to the public. Refreshments will be served.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call   .
Please attend the League of Women Voters of Umpqua Valley’s Candidate Fair on —
Tuesday, Oct. 16
7PM to 8:30PM
Holiday Inn Express
375 W Harvard in Roseburg, OR
State legislative candidates Cedric Hayden, Christy Inskip, Megan Salter and Shannon Souza are all invited to this Candidate Fair.
The public is invited to attend, hear the candidates’ ideas for improving our state, and ask pertinent questions in a casual setting.
The meeting is free and open to the public.
For more Information call 541-672-1914 or 541-672-6982.
Our Children’s Trust will give us an update on their lawsuit
Please attend “Climate Change: David vs. Goliath — Our Children’s Journey”
- Wed., January 10, 2018
- Holiday Inn Express
- 375 W Harvard, Roseburg
The Umpqua Community College will present a Memorial Concert tomorrow Friday night, October 23rd at 7pm.
UCC Fine and Performing Arts Department and Harvard Glee Club Foundation present The UCC Memorial Concert at Jacoby Auditorium.
Roseburg Concert Chorale
UCC Chamber Choir
Umpqua Chamber Orchestra
ADMISSION IS FREE
For more information call (541) 440-4693 or email and visit the UCC website here.