Third Thursday Potluck: Featuring a talk on Adventure, Home, & Family in Alaska

Our regular Third Thursday program this month will feature a presentation from a family’s adventures in Alaska:

After walking thousands of miles through harsh and beautiful wilderness, Erin and Hig now must adjust to the short legs of a toddler and the weight of a newborn baby while exploring the farthest reaches of Alaska. The family of four visits remote Arctic villages, and lives for two months atop one of the world’s largest glaciers, witnessing the dramatic impacts of climate change.

Whether facing down a curious grizzly, weathering a storm, or catching fish for the freezer, their unconventional life allows them to experience--and share--the intersection of commerce, wilderness, and community in America's wildest state.

WHAT? Columbia Group's Third Thursday Program and Potluck!

WHY? Learn about this family’s adventures in Alaska. Enjoy food and drinks, make new friends and reconnect with old ones. Pizza and beverages will be provided. Please bring a dish to share if you are able.


WHEN? Thursday, November 21st
6:30 p.m. - Refreshments
7:00 p.m. - Program


WHERE? Sierra Club Office
1821 SE Ankeny Street, Portland
(map)

For more information, please contact Hilary Shohoney at[masked] x300 or [masked].

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