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October online/virtual events calendar

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1
    Online auction sponsored by Oregon Mennonite Festival for World Relief, first of 10 consecutive days.  Deadline for advance menu orders is Sept. 30, and pick-up date for auction items and pre-ordered food is Oct. 17.  www.oregonfestivalforworldrelief.com
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2
    Shine Friends Women’s Virtual Retreat sponsored by the Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends,  first of eight consective days.  For information on viewing online, contact the Yearly Meeting office at 503-538-9419 or info@nwfriends.org
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3
    Online Coach Training for MarriageTeam, first of two consecutive Saturday-Sunday weekend sessions. Saturday sessions are 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sunday’s hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Register for the viewing 360-450-6042 or marriageteam.org/
    Oregon Right to Life Education Foundation virtual dinner and auction, Theme is “Jazz It Up for Life.” 503-463-8563 or ortlefauction.org
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6
    7 a.m., noon and 7 p.m.  Online viewings of the virtual Connect Benefit for Reid Saunders Association. Speaker is international evangelist Luis Palau. To register for viewings, go to reidsaunders.org/connect-benefit-2020
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8
    8:30 to noon, 2020 All Workers Conference sponsored by the Northwest District of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, first of two consecutive days. Continues during the same hours on Friday. An interactive Zoom event. For information on viewing:  503-288-8383 or nowlcms.org
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17
    7 p.m. Virtual Do It Yourself Gala to benefit First Image pregnancy centers in the Portland area.  Includes a live webcast “filled with stories of hope and healing.” first-image.org/events/gala/
MONDAY, OCTOBER 19
    Foundations of Faith Community Nursing course, first of six days during October and November, Viewable on Zoom. Extended Learning Classes are held on Mondays and Tuesdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day except the last day, which will end at  2 p.m. after the Dedication Ceremony. Continues on Oct. 20, Nov. 2 and 3, and Nov. 16 and 17. To register, email colea@linnbenton.edu or search for Lebanon Foundations of Faith Community Nursing Course on Eventbrite.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23
    Apologetics Conference with Josh McDowell, first of two consecutive days.  Organized by Southwest Hills Baptist Church. It is sponsored by TheAmbassadorsForum.com
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24
    “Worth and Purpose” Virtual Banquet sponsored by Vancouver, Wash.-based relief agency Forward Edge International.  forwardedge.org
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29
    6:30 p.m., “Restoring Hope” online fundraiser for Vancouver, Wash.-based MarriageTeam. “insightful interviews, videos and fast-paced presentations via Zoom and Facebook live on the value of marriage and how MarriageTeam works to strengthen marriages.  marriageteam.org/fall-fundraising-event/