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