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Upcoming Events at Confluence
April 21, 2017
Earth Day Work Party at the Confluence Land Bridge
Volunteer this Earth Day to tend to landscaping needs (mulching!) on the Confluence Land Bridge with hosts Confluence and the City of Vancouver. Designed by internationally recognized architect Johnpaul Jones of Seattle, the site was dedicated in 2008. The Land Bridge is an earth-covered pedestrian bridge, arcing over Hwy 14, reconnecting historic Fort Vancouver with the Columbia River.
Saturday, April 22nd, from 9 a.m. to noon.
Meet at Old Apple Tree Park, 112 Columbia Way. Tools, gloves, and training will be provided. Stay for the BBQ lunch at noon.
RSVP to Courtney Yilk, Confluence Program Manager, 360-693-0123.
Confluence Story Gathering
Story-driven discussions that elevate indigenous voices in our understanding of the Columbia River system.
May 6, 2017, 2-4 pm
Columbia Gorge Discover Center in The Dallesmore >
March 9, 2017
Celilo Falls Home Movie Surfaces
We Need Your Help Identifying the People in This Video This newly unearthed home movie of Celilo Falls has never been seen publicly until now. David Briggs' parents moved from the Midwest... more >
January 3, 2017
Together, We're Creating a Legacy
Legacy Maker Dinner Presented byThe Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE FoundationArlene Schnitzer & Jordan Schnitzer Dear Friend of Confluence, We are sad to report that we have postponed our dinner. The weather is... more >
November 21, 2016
Before The End Of The Year, Help Connect Students Kids To Columbia River Cultures
Dear Friend of Confluence, #ConfluenceConnects students to place through art and education by introducing them to native artists and tradition keepers who share what it means to be from the river,... more >
October 14, 2016
Confluence Story Gatherings Honor Indigenous Voices
Confluence is currently organizing a series of public forums that are intended to elevate indigenous voices in our understanding of the Columbia River system. Confluence Story Gatherings are story-driven discussions,... more >
July 28, 2016
Introducing Tributaries: A Confluence History Blog
Stories are like tributaries. They shape the landscape as they confluence with other waters flowing toward the ocean. The history of the Columbia River system is filled with countless tales... more >
June 23, 2016
Tremendous School Year at Confluence
With the 2015-16 school year ended, we’re excited to report thousands of students at 11 schools across nine districts on both sides of the Columbia River worked with native artists... more >
April 25, 2016
April News From Confluence
Confluence Students Get Outdoors One of the key features of Confluence in the Classroom is actually getting students out of the classroom. Field trips to culturally significant places connect kids more... more >
April 18, 2016
Summer Internship At Confluence
Confluence is looking for an intern this summer for 12 weeks for Confluence Online. We're building a digital interpretive experience that documents and provides access to significant stories about the... more >