BRIEFLY COMMUNITY.Byline: The Register-Guard
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coun hold session in west Eugene
Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy "Kitty" Piercy is the current mayor of Eugene, Oregon, sworn in January of 2005.
The press dubbed Piercy's election part of a "shift to the left" for the Eugene City Council. will meet with west Eugene residents Tuesday at Albertsons, 4740 Royal Ave. Piercy and Ward 6 City Councilor Jennifer Solomon will be available for one hour, starting at 5 p.m.
The sessions are an opportunity for any resident to speak individually with the mayor on any topic of concern. Piercy holds the meeting in a different neighborhood each month.
For more information, call the city manager's office, 682-5010.
Class on overcoming negative thinking
A new class will begin Monday at The Center for Community Counseling Community counseling is a generic term for any kind of professional counseling that occurs outside a hospital setting. in Eugene on ways to manage difficult emotions and negative thinking.
The eight-week course will teach participants how to use mindfulness and problem-solving skills to prevent and overcome depression and anxiety. It will also examine where suffering comes from, and how to move past it.
The classes will meet every Monday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Center, 1465 Coburg Road. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale of $1 to $5 per session. Child care facilities will be provided by St. Thomas Church Thomas Church can refer to:
Labyrinth walk planned at RiverBend
The first evening labyrinth walk will be 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Sacred Heart Medical Center Sacred Heart Medical Center may refer to:
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This walk will be held in the chapel and is open to the public, staff, and patients.
The labyrinth is a 26-foot canvas labyrinth patterned after the Chartres Cathedral Chartres Cathedral
Cathedral of Notre-Dame at Chartres, one of the most influential examples of High Gothic architecture. The main part of this great cathedral was built between 1194 and 1220. in France.
Anne Gordon, Sacred Heart Labyrinth facilitator, will be available to answer questions. Phone 913.3185 for more information. Admission is free.
Eugene parks official plans public meeting
An informational evening with Johnny Medlin, head of Eugene parks and open space, will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Eugene City Brewery, 844 Olive St. The event is sponsored by the Many Rivers Group Sierra Club Sierra Club, national organization in the United States dedicated to the preservation and expansion of the world's parks, wildlife, and wilderness areas. Founded (1892) in California by a group led by the Scottish-American conservationist John Muir, the Sierra Club .