All events are free, except for the April 19th event which is sold out.

April 2

City of Corvallis Fair Housing Month Proclamation

6:00 pm
Mayor Traber of Corvallis will proclaim April as Fair Housing Month
400 NW Harrison Blvd.
Corvallis, Oregon 97330

April 3

Fair Housing Story Time in Anne and Goldie’s Children's Corner

11:00 am
Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
724 NW Davis Street
Portland, Oregon 97209

April 5

Ghosts From Our Past: A Portrait of Discrimination in Southern Oregon

7:00 - 9:00 pm
RCC-SOU Higher Education Center, 101 South Bartlett, Room 132, Medford 
A panel presentation exploring discrimination, past and present, in Southern Oregon. Presenters include, Louise Dix, Fair Housing Council of Oregon; Jeff LaLande, Southern Oregon Historical Society; Chelsea Rose, Southern Oregon University Laboratory of Archaeology, and Alma Rosa-Alvarez, Racial Equity Coalition.

April 8

Housing Segregation and Resistance in Portland, Oregon: Notes from New Research

Presented by Greta Smith, Melissa Lang, and Dr. Leanne Serbulo
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

Find more information at the OHS site

April 9

Family Story Time

7:00 pm
Corvallis-Benton Public Library
645 NW Monroe Avenue
A Corvallis Police Officer will be reading several books about neighborliness and inclusion in celebration of Fair Housing Month and the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act.

Find more information on the City of Corvallis calendar 

April 11

Fair Housing : Past, Present and Future

7:00 pm
OSU, Memorial Union, Journey Room

Diane Hess, FHCO's education and outreach director, will present an overview of the history and legacy of the fair housing movement in the United States and Oregon.

Find more information on the Corvallis city calendar

City of Portland Fair Housing Act 50th Anniversary Commemoration
8:00 - 9:30 am
Join Portland in recognizing the history and importance of the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act.
Portland City Hall, Atrium
1221 SW 4th Ave

City of Portland Fair Housing Act 50th Anniversary Proclamation
2:00 - 4:00 pm
The Portland City Council will proclaim April as Fair Housing Month. Fair housing advocates will provide testimony about the role of fair housing in Portland.
Portland City Hall, City Council Chambers
1221 SW 4th Ave

April 19


The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America

Presented by Richard Rothstein 7:00 – 9:00 pm

April 24th

Pajama Story Time with Mayor Lucy Vinis

6:30 pm
Main Library, 100 West 10th Ave
Eugene, Oregon 97401

Mayor Vinis will be reading Windows by Julia Denos, and Around our Way on Neighbors’ Day by Tameka Fryer Brown

April 28

Family Story Time with Jaimie Fender
2:00 pm
Jaimie Fender, City Councilperson for the City of King City, reads A Pig is Moving In by Claudia Fries.
Tigard Public Library
13500 SW Hall Blvd, Tigard, OR 97223

April 30

Making Home and Community Before and After the Fair Housing Act

Panel discussion moderated by Dr. Carmen Thompson with Black Portlanders who were living in N/NE Portland when the Fair Housing Act was passed.
7:00 – 8:30 pm, doors open at 6 pm
McMenamins Kennedy School
5736 NE 33rd Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97211