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Know Industry - How Bend Became the Center of the Lumber Industry

Wednesday, September 6

Local historian Tor Hanson takes you on a trip to 1905 Bend to explain why the city ended up becoming the center of the lumber industry and home to two of the largest pine mills in the United States in the '20s and '30s. Freelance writer and local historian Tor Hanson is passionate about history, especially Central Oregon's history. He is a board member of the Deschutes Historical Society and the... more »

Location:Downtown Bend Library
601 NW Wall, Bend
Phone: 541-312-1032
Email: lizg@deschuteslibrary.org
Web: http://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/42708

Know Industry - How Bend Became the Center of the Lumber Industry

Thursday, September 21

Local historian Tor Hanson takes you on a trip to 1905 Bend to explain why the city ended up becoming the center of the lumber industry and home to two of the largest pine mills in the United States in the '20s and '30s. Freelance writer and local historian Tor Hanson is passionate about history, especially Central Oregon's history. He is a board member of the Deschutes Historical Society and the... more »

Location:Sunriver Library
56855 Venture Loop, Sunriver
Phone: 541-312-1032
Email: lizg@deschuteslibrary.org
Web: http://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/42710

Know Industry - Romanticism and the Industrial Revolution

Friday, September 22  |  12:00pm - 1:00pm

At the dawn of the 19th Century in Europe, new technologies were dramatically changing the way people lived, produced goods, and traveled. The ideas of the Enlightenment and the advances of the Industrial Revolution had given mankind a newfound faith in the products of reason and human invention. Not everyone saw these changes as entirely positive, however. This period saw the new philosophical... more »

Location:Sisters Library
110 N. Cedar, Sisters
Phone: 541-312-1032
Email: lizg@deschuteslibrary.org
Web: http://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/43034

Know Industry - Romanticism and the Industrial Revolution

Tuesday, September 26  |  6:00pm - 7:00pm

At the dawn of the 19th Century in Europe, new technologies were dramatically changing the way people lived, produced goods, and traveled. The ideas of the Enlightenment and the advances of the Industrial Revolution had given mankind a newfound faith in the products of reason and human invention. Not everyone saw these changes as entirely positive, however. This period saw the new philosophical... more »

Location:Downtown Bend Library
601 NW Wall, Bend
Phone: 541-312-1032
Email: lizg@deschuteslibrary.org
Web: http://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/43188

What’s Brewing | BEND RISING :: Should I stay or should I go?

Tuesday, October 10  |  5:00pm - 7:00pm

What Will Bend be Like in 30 Years? It’s exciting to think about. But what if you could actually know? Well, it’s possible. Come join us for a collaborative, interactive, and fun conversation to discuss “future” Bend and begin to shape today’s decisions that affect how and where you’ll live tomorrow. The October What’s Brewing event at the Tower Theater will be like no other. This is where... more »

Location:Tower Theater
835 NW Wall St
Phone: 541-382-3221
Email: bonnie@bendchamber.org
Web: https://bendchamber.org/bend-event/whats-brewing-tbd-7/

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