News Archive

May 8, 2017

Confluence Severs Ties with Wells Fargo

Confluence will sever its financial relationship with Wells Fargo in response to the financial service provider’s continued economic interest in the Dakota Access Pipeline.  The Confluence Board of Directors has...   more >

May 2, 2017

Upcoming Confluence Events

Screening of Broken Treaties May 25, 2017 Confluence and OPB invite you to a screening of Oregon Experience's "Broken Treaties" followed by a discussion on how regional Tribes are using their treaties...   more >

April 21, 2017

Upcoming Events at Confluence

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...   more >

April 19, 2017

Education Fund Honors Lillian Pitt and Her Legacy

Artist Lillian Pitt doesn't like to be called the "founder" of Confluence in the Classroom. Instead, she prefers the term "auntie." The education program she helped create is a simple...   more >

Upcoming Confluence Events

May 2, 2017

Screening of Broken Treaties

May 25, 2017

Confluence and OPB invite you to a screening of Oregon Experience's "Broken Treaties" followed by a discussion on how regional Tribes are using their treaties to grow and strengthen their independence today.

Ecotrust, 721 NW 9th Ave, Ste 200, Portland, Oregon 97209

6:30 pm - Doors open

7:00 pm - "Broken Treaties" screening

8:00 pm - Tribal sovereignty today discussion

Honored Guest Speakers:

  • Cheryle Kennedy- Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde Vice Chair
  • Davis Washines- Yakama Nation General Council Chairman
  • Chuck Sams- Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation Interim Deputy Executive Director

Free and open to the public. Thank you Oregon Community Foundation for your support!

 

Cape Disappointment National Trails Day

June 3, 2017

Confluence will join WA State Parks and Keepers of the North Head Lighthouse in celebrating National Trails Day and the season opening of the historic lighthouse. It is also a WA State Parks Free Day!

11:00 am - 4:00 pm  Guided walk at 3:00 pm

 

Get Outdoors Day at Fort Vancouver

June 10, 2017

10 am to 3 pm  

In Collaboration with the National Park Service, Confluence will keep a table outside our Vancouver Headquarters. Enthnobotonical Tour with Greg Archuleta 11 am- 1 pm

 

Old Appletree Festival - Vancouver

October 7, 2017

Enthnobotonical Tour with Greg Archuleta.

Time 12- 2 pm

 

Confluence Story Gathering - Clarkston, Chief Timothy Park

October 8, 2017 

Story-driven discussions that elevate indigenous voices in our understanding of the Columbia River system.

 

Make a Difference Day at the Sandy River Delta

October 28, 2017

With support from the National Forest Foundation, Confluence, U.S. Forest Service and the Friends of the Sandy River Delta join together to reconstruct the Confluence Trail at the Sandy River Delta. 

 

Confluence Story Gathering - Vancouver

Story-driven discussions that elevate indigenous voices in our understanding of the Columbia River system.

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site Visitor Center 

November 4, 2017

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm