Oregon Festival of American Music

Oregon Festival of American Music

Oregon Festival of American Music 2016 (OFAM) at the The John G. Shedd Institute of the Arts is in their 25th season. Jim Ralph, co-founder, brought a few of the OFAM performers to entertain us at today’s meeting. G.I. Jive, Good Cheer From Home, 1939-45 is...
The Benefits of Kindness

The Benefits of Kindness

Professor emeritus Doug Carnine reviewed the rapidly growing body of scientific findings about kindness, which is another way to think of service over self. Extending kindness beyond volunteering and bringing it into our homes and our workplaces is a surprisingly...