News Archive

July 6, 2017

Confluence Upcoming Events

Confuence in the Community is a series of public events that fuse art, culture and heritage to engage the communities around our project sites. All are welcome! Shaken Not Stirred: A...   more >

June 28, 2017

Confluence Newsletter – June 2017

Connecting Students to Place Through Art and Education Four bold paintings by Yakama high school and middle school students will be displayed at the Yakama Cultural Center in Toppenish, Washington this...   more >

June 13, 2017

Enjoy Pink Martini and Support Confluence

This very special community-based, volunteer-driven fundraiser will benefit Confluence, the ALS Association Oregon and SW Washington Chapter, Derek Rieth Foundation, Waste Not & Lakewood Center for the Arts Rising Stars...   more >

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 >

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 Dalles

Confluence Story Gatherings are free and open to the public. To reserve your tickets, contact Courtney Yilk. Confluence Story Gatherings are sponsored by a generous grant from the Oregon Community Foundation.