Creativity & Mad Pride: Free Opal Network Public Event, This Tues. 10/29/2019
Free Opal Network Public Event
Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/414424775938010/
Creativity & Mental Wellness
Art for Empowerment & Mad Pride in Mental Health
You are invited to a free, special gathering with workshops & performances!
Where : Trauma Healing Project
1100 Charnelton St., Eugene, OR
When : This Tues., 29 October 2019
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Live music with guitarist David Rogers!
Guests via web video on a screen, including standup comic psychiatric survivor Jim Flannery in Massachusetts.
Hosts: Christina Peirsol & David W. Oaks
Free Art Workshop by Scott Parker:
Explore your creativity! Enjoy an easy drop-in class. All ages welcome. All materials provided. No experience needed.
Wheelchair accessible. Sign language if 72 hours notice.
Ask about joining via live web video from anywhere on Earth: OpalNetwork@protonmail.com
Questions about the event: 541-914-1469.
All are welcome!
We especially invite mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors to attend & speak out!
Free, yummy New Day snacks. Beverages. Celebrate the Halloween holiday! Make banners & signs for mental wellness. Supplies provided.
[Bring your signs, banners, costumes to Halloween, Thurs. 31 Oct. 2019, 5-6:30pm Kesey Square. All ages welcome! Theme: RIP Normality!]
Opal Network: A Lane County coalition to support the self-determination, voice and empowerment of clients of mental health services.
Thank you to Opal Network Sponsors:
• Aciu Institute • Center for Family Development • Direction Service • Eugene Office of Human Rights • Lane County Mental Health Consumer/Survivor Advisory Council • Lane Independent Living Alliance • Laurel Hill Center • MindFreedom Oregon • NAMI Lane County • Oregon Consumer/Survivor Coalition • Oregon Family Support Network • PeaceHealth Counseling Services • Sexual Assault Support Services • ShelterCare • Trauma Healing Project • White Bird/CAHOOTS