World Refugee Day 2018
The Refugee Resettlement Coalition of Lane County (RRCLC) presents World Refugee Day on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 and Saturday, June 23, 2018.
This event is free and open to the public.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
5-8 PM at First United Methodist Church
1376 Olive St., Eugene
There will be a model refugee tent, “Now I Am Your Neighbor,” relief kits, A3 student projects, refugee center architectural model, traditional desserts, food carts, storytelling, and dancing!
Guest speaker: Award-winning photojournalist
Paul Jeffrey: The Face of Migration
Saturday, June 23, 2018
4-5 PM at Eugene Public Library
100 W. 10th Ave., Eugene
Guest speaker: Writer, researcher, & advocate Tod Schneider
Living in Limbo: Syrian Refugees Trapped in Greece