For the complete calendar of metro-area events, click HERE. Dialog: "Bahá’í Houses of Worship," Thursday, Dec. 7, 7:00 pm, Bahá’í Center, 8720 N Ivanhoe St, Portland, OR 97203. Please join us for an evening with the activities office director of the Bahá’í House of Worship for North America. Christopher Vodden will be sharing reflections on [...]
A recent Lake Oswego Review included two articles featuring young Bahá’ís of the area. "Powerful lessons" introduces the Ash Street Virtues Class and its founders and teachers seventh-grader Jada Badiyan and eighth-grader Julia Yazhari, who "teach classes that are inspired by faith but open to children of all faiths, and they focus on developing good [...]
The Oregon Badasht Bahá'í School took place August 10-15, 2010 with more than 140 in attendance from all ages (2 to 77). The school's goals included "building spiritual community" and "creating an atmosphere conducive to the power of unity."
Registration is now open for the Oregon Badasht Bahá'í Summer School, August 10-15, 2010. All are welcome to attend. The theme for the conference is "Choose For Yourself a Noble Goal." This year's Badasht Bahá'í Summer School promises to be a truly distinctive experience. There will be workshops for all age groups and the schedule is designed to foster the "building of spiritual community."
He was ready to call it a night when the wheels started turning. Bobby Picker Jr. jumped out of bed, grabbed some graph paper, and began to draw. "It was very linear when I first started, but now it’s a beautiful piece of artwork,” he said about his creation. It's called Gems of Virtues, a [...]
Several young professionals in Chicago have started C-YA ("See ya"), the Chicago Youth Animator program to reach out to middle school students in the South Chicago Hyde Park neighborhood.
The young are reaching the younger - youth, college students and young adults are starting junior youth groups where middle-schoolers are learning to voice their concerns, make suggestions for improvement in their communities and take powerful action.