June Events 2017

Friday June 9, 7:00 p.m.  Dialog: “The Renewal of Religion” at Nine Star Ranch Wilsonville.  Dr. Harold Javid from Bellevue, Washington will be our speaker.  Dr. Javid’s career spans industry and academia.  In 1998, he joined Microsoft Research; as director of academic outreach, he leads collaborations between Microsoft Research and leading universities. His team is also responsible for events such as the Microsoft Research Faculty Summit.  You and your guests are warmly welcomed to a lively evening of dinner, discussion and fellowship!  For more information please call Farah & Tulsi Ramchandani at 503 925-9909.

Thursday June 15 and June 29, 7:30 p.m.  Study: “The Book of Certitude” at  Bahá’í Center, 16103 SW Lake Forest Blvd., Lake Oswego 97035.  An informal study of Hooper Dunbar’s “A Companion to the Study of the Kitab-i-Iqan, the Book of Certitude.”  The Book of Certitude, written by Bahá’u’lláh, is essential to understanding the Bahá’í Faith.  For more information, please call Rich at 503-830-4394.

Saturday June 17, 7:00 p.m.  Dialog: “The Neuroscience of  Prejudice” at Lake Oswego Heritage House, 398 10th St, Lake Oswego.  A Talk Presented by Dr. Larry Sherman, a neuroscientist at Oregon Health and Science University, who has done extensive research about racial prejudice and the effect of racism on the human brain.  All are welcome to join this inspiring and educational lecture.  This is a free program sponsored by the Baha’is of Lake Oswego.  Refreshments will be provided.
“America’s peace, prosperity, and even her standing in the international community depends on healing the wounds of racism and building a society in which people of diverse backgrounds live as members of one family…” (Bahá’í writings)
For more information, please call Jan at 503-639-8919.

Monday June 19, 7:00 p.m.  Dialog: “Social Justice” at  Bahá’í Center, 16103 SW Lake Forest Blvd., Lake Oswego 97035.  Everyone is welcome to this series of discussions of Bahá’í solutions relating to social justice issues.  For more information, please call Jan at 503-639-8919.

Friday June 23, 7:00 p.m.  Dialog and Music, Gladstone.  We invite you to join us in a monthly informal discussion about the Bahá’í teachings, featuring live music relating to spirituality.  Bring your instruments!  For more information, please call Jack and Leslie at 503-803-8796 or Mary at 503-995-8959.

There are a variety of activities every month, with several devotional gatherings weekly throughout the metro area, including every Sunday at the Portland and Beaverton Bahá’í Centers.  To see more of the many activities each week in the area, please visit the website calendar at portlandbahai.org for a listing of prayer gatherings, children’s classes, youth activities, and introductory discussion gatherings.  The website is the place to check for last-minute changes in events!

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