Occupy Eugene (OE) is welcoming spring with a new print and online newsletter and more public events. An open house and volunteer fair will be from 2 to 4 pm Saturday, March 24, at OE’s headquarters, Occupy Eugene V (OEV) 1274 W. 7th.
“We are excited to welcome the community to come and meet us and find out what we are up to and where we are headed,” says Larry Leverone of OE. “A dozen or more of our committees and working groups will be on hand with literature and newsletters.”
Table space will be also be available for groups allied with OE. “We embrace the opportunity to share our common interests and struggles. The better we know each other, the better we can support each other,” he says.
Leverone says the newsletter is being distributed as 300 hard copies; it’s available at www.occupyeugenemedia.org under the “media” link, and it can be emailed as a pdf by contacting email@example.com
The newsletter has stories on OE’s free medical care, an update on the city’s task force on homelessness, photos and stories from past events, and information on upcoming events and the inner workings of OE.