RRCO October 2009 News Letter

October General Meeting
Monday, October 19th, 7-9 PM
River Road Annex, 1055 River Road

Creating More Resilient Neighborhoods
Join us for a panel discussion featuring Margaret Mazzotta of the Eugene Police Department to discuss Neighborhood Watch; Geoff Simmons MD of Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) to discuss Emergency Preparedness, and Jan Spencer, Advocate of Suburban Permaculture and RRCO Board member to disĀ¬cuss Permaculture. This discussion will explore how all of these topics and activities are related and contribute to Community Resilience. Learn more about how we can make our neighborhoods safer, reduce our ecological footprints and be better preĀ¬pared for disasters and emergencies – both natural and human caused.
Childcare Provided! If you need a ride please contactjolenesiemsen@gmail.com
For more info, call 686-6761 or email spencerj@efh.org

Mark Your Calendars
Annual Holiday Dessert Potluck
Monday, December 21 st, 7-9 PM
Share a sweet or savory treat and tell us what is on your mind!
Share your dreams for the future of our neighborhood.

What’s New?
* We now have childcare available at every RRCO meeting, provided by a student volunteer from North Eugene High School.
* Volunteers needed for business outreach, newsletter editing and design, and planning for our River Road Celebration. Please join us and help strengthen your community. A few hours of your time can make a big difference.
* A new revised draft of the RRCO charter is now available on our website.

Remember, RRCO meets the THIRD Monday of every month, 7-9 PM at the River Road : Annex, 1055 River Road. Join us for lively conversation and to learn more about I your neighborhood.

Visit our website at riverroadco.org for more neighborhood information and for volunteer opportunities.
For comments or questions or to sign up for our E-Newsletter, please contact RRCO Chair: i Jolene Siemsen, Jolenesiemsen@gmail.com

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