Byline: The Register-Guard
Mental Health Awareness Month - A viewing of "Happy," an Academy Award-nominated documentary that explores happiness through interviews with people from 14 different countries, will be shown from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at South Lane Mental Health, 1345 Birch Ave., in Cottage Grove; 541-942-3939 or 541-767-4091.
Mayor's One-on-One - Join Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy and Ward 2 City Councilor Betty Taylor between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday at Haggen, 3075 Hilyard St.; 541-682-8340.
Oregonians for Industrial Hemp - 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Growers' Market, 454 Willamette St.; topic is organizing with farmers to grow hemp in Lane County; 541-342-8461 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oregon WAND - 7 p.m. Thursday in Room 19 at First United Methodist Church, 1376 Olive St.; Ginger Gouveia, a Waldport resident who spent six weeks in Israel and Palestine in 2011 on a "Prospects for Peace" tour, will discuss "What I Saw, What I Heard"; free; www.oregonwand.org/upcoming-events.
Valley Calligraphy Guild - 7 p.m. Thursday at Emmaus Lutheran Church, 1250 W. 18th Ave.; drop off art for Barnes and Noble exhibit; learn techniques for writing on black paper; 541-302-0866.
Rubicon Society - Brian Whiteside, CEO and owner of VDOS Global LLC in Corvallis, will speak at the noon Rubicon Society luncheon on Thursday at Kowloon Restaurant and Lounge, 2222 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; Whiteside's presentation will include the history of drone technology along with future business applications and changing federal regulations.