Cascadia NW Festival
Jul
25
to Jul 28

Cascadia NW Festival

  • Masonic Family Campground (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In true NW style, we create our festival together and are seeking diverse participation from our region and beyond. Three days of camping with music, art, workshops, performances & artisan vending at the beautiful Masonic Family Campgrounds in Granite Falls Washington! One hour NE of Seattle.

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2019 Cascadia Convergence
Jul
5
to Jul 7

2019 Cascadia Convergence

The annual Cascadia Convergence is a space for Cascadians to come together to share, learn, connect, and celebrate, and the rest is up to you! What do you have to share with your fellow Cascadians, how can we build a stronger, more just bioregion together? Why is learning about bioregionalism important? How can we best connect with each other and our beautiful space on this planet? What are the best ways to celebrate our love of Cascadia?

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Seattle Pride Parade
Jun
30
10:00 AM10:00

Seattle Pride Parade

2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots; the spark that ignited a global upraising for LGBTQI+ rights that continues today. This special year, the Department of Bioregion’s Seattle PRIDE Parade contingent will commemorate the activists and leaders of that storied event: Marsha P. Johnson & Sylvia Rivera.

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Cascadia Regional Diplomat Orientation (Online)
May
28
6:30 PM18:30

Cascadia Regional Diplomat Orientation (Online)

This orientation is a shortened version of our weekend training. It will cover the basics of the Department of Bioregion, our theory of change, and what it means to be a Diplomat. After the orientation, each diplomat will be invited to join our Thursday parties (remotely or in person), and we reach one on one for additional on boarding.

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Cascadia V Chagos Island
May
25
3:00 PM15:00

Cascadia V Chagos Island

The Cascadia Football Federation is delighted to announce that they have arranged their first ever international friendly on the 26th May against the Chagos Islands. The game will take place in the U.K. at Beckenham Town FC who we would like to thank for their cooperation in creating this fixture.

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Cascadia Day BBQ & Flag Making
May
18
2:00 PM14:00

Cascadia Day BBQ & Flag Making

Join us this year as we celebrate this bioregional holiday.

What we’ve got:

  • Potluck picnic with a hot grill provided

  • Flag making station with craft supplies and poles

  • Sewing assistant - bring your own fabric and we’ll help you get a hand made flag put together

  • Fire Pit for evening songs and stories

  • DJ for movin’ and groovin’

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Cascadia Day
May
18
12:01 AM00:01

Cascadia Day

Cascadia Day is a day chosen to join together to help celebrate and raise awareness of Cascadia, meet our neighbors, and discuss and plan how we are going to positively create change here in the Pacific Northwest. Raise your flag, wear your patch, and join fellow Cascadians, building Cascadia as a positive force for change.

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Defining Cascadia: May 17 Panel Discussion
May
17
6:30 PM18:30

Defining Cascadia: May 17 Panel Discussion

For Cascadia Culture Week, and on the eve of Cascadia Day, Cascadia Magazine and UpZones Podcast present a public panel discussion about thinking beyond borders in Cascadia—the bioregion that stretches from northern California to southeast Alaska. Join us for a lively conversation about how the concept of Cascadia can help us better understand a variety of issues across the region, whether it’s saving endangered orcas, fighting climate change, creating a regional high-speed rail corridor, or fostering dialogue between creative artists across the Pacific Northwest.

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Cascadia Poetry Festival
May
9
to May 12

Cascadia Poetry Festival

The Cascadia Poetry Festival returns May 9-12, 2019, in Anacortes, Washington! All events except workshops will happen at the Croatian Cultural Center, 801 5th Street in Anacortes. In addition to a tribute to Sam Hamill, there will be the launch of two anthologies, one a festschrift for Sam and one, a bilingual poetry anthology in Spanish and English, Make It True meets Medusario. 

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Cascadia Open Education Summit
Apr
17
to Apr 19

Cascadia Open Education Summit

Join BCCampus for the 2019 Cascadia Open Education Summit (replacing the BC Open Textbook Summit in 2019), in beautiful Vancouver, B.C. on April 17 & 18, 2019. This event is co-hosted with our regional colleagues: Lumen Learning, Open Oregon Educational Resources, and the Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges (SBCTC).

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Cascadia International Women's Film Festival
Apr
11
to Apr 14

Cascadia International Women's Film Festival

Every year Bellingham, the “City of Subdued Excitement”, hosts the Cascadia International Women’s Film Festival, an event dedicated to showcasing the exceptional work of women directors from around the world, as well as promote Bellingham, Whatcom County and Cascadia as a destination for filmmakers and film enthusiasts. The festival, starting April 11 and running through the weekend,  is screening approximately 25 films over the course of the 3 1/2-day festival, and also provides educational opportunities relating to the viewing, making, and distribution of films.

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PNCA: Grab a Bioregional Beer at The Oregon Public House
Apr
6
3:30 PM15:30

PNCA: Grab a Bioregional Beer at The Oregon Public House

Join Brian Holmes, Howard Silverman, and Mack McFarland for a bioregional beer at The Oregon Public House, 700 NE Dekum St, on Saturday April 6th, at 3:30pm. They’ll discuss the online atlas Learning from Cascadia, as well as the futures of bioregionalism in the Anthropocene and a new interactive mapping tool that we will be launching. All are welcome, the first 15 folks to show up will get a free beer.

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Chataqua Cascadia 2019
Mar
15
to Mar 17

Chataqua Cascadia 2019

  • French Beach Provincial Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Chautauqua - A celebration of our bioregional and homegrown cultures on this tantalizing corner on Earth. Join the Elemental Fellowship for a magical weekend of inspirational spoken word, live performances, work and playshops, fam jams, healing medicines, culinary magic, and adventure by the rolling seas! Discover some of the people, plants, creatures and magic of our beloved home and how together we sing the Love Song of this place.

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OpenCon Cascadia
Feb
1
to Feb 2

OpenCon Cascadia

  • OHSU Robertson Life Sciences Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Are you involved in a project with a goal of improving research, academic culture, or public access to scholarly work? Are you pushing for open research at your institution or organization? Are you involved in a project that seeks to make research more accessible through citizen science or DIY science?

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