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Active Bethel Community of Eugene, Oregon

Board Meeting Schedule

Board meetings are open to the public, and you’re encouraged to attend!

Meetings are the 3rd Wednesday of each month on ZOOM during COVID situation and at Asbury United Methodist Church, 1090 Berntzen Rd after COVID situation, unless noted otherwise. Check our calendar to make sure!

Get Involved

Have an idea for Active Bethel Community? We have time at every monthly meeting for public comment, and the schedule for those meetings is above.

You should also review the following committees we've established and decide if your idea falls under one of those categories. If it does, reach out to the committee chair for a more immediate response and one-on-one attention to your idea.

Committee Chairperson Contact Information
Communication Committee Lin Woodrich abclinwoodrich@gmail.com
Business Relations Committee and Bethel Business Alliance Lin Woodrich abclinwoodrich@gmail.com
Public Safety Committee and Emergency Preparedness Ed Farren orbbag17@gmail.com
Events Committee Lin Woodrich abclinwoodrich@gmail.com
Finance Committee Suzanne O'Shea 541-255-7420
Civic Engagement Committee and Civic Engagement - Planning Lin Woodrich abclinwoodrich@gmail.com
Beautification Committee and Herb Garden Travis Johannes johannesatc@gmail.com
Bylaws Committee Ed Farren orbbag17@gmail.com
Food Pantry Committee and Bethesda Barrels Charlie Sterling sterlingfamilyranch@gmail.com
Recycling Committee Emily Pyle emilypyle9@gmail.com
Social Equity Work Group Travis Johannes and Diane Behling johannesatc@gmail.com

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Latest Blog Posts

Building an Inclusive and Welcoming Community – Part One: “Self-education on race” on ZOOM TONIGHT August 12, from 7:00-8:30pm

August 12, 2020 |

Hello all!Here’s the link to our ZOOM meeting TONIGHT at 7pm: Topic: ABC Building an Inclusive and Welcoming Community PART ONE: “Self-education on race”Time: Aug 12, 2020 07:00 PM Pacific…

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ABC Fundraiser & Recycle Event, Saturday, August 22 from 10am-1pm at Bethesda Church, 4445 Royal Avenue, in far west parking lot.

August 5, 2020 |

Bring cans and bottles to help ABC raise funds for outreach efforts and bring your clean #2, #4 and #5 containers and lids without labels to recycle. The Food for…

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Agenda for TONIGHT’S ABC General Meeting on ZOOM

June 30, 2020 |

TONIGHT – June 30, 2020 – from 6:30-8:00pm is our ABC General Meeting on ZOOM. We hope to “see” all of you tonight! We will be announcing the winners of…

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ABC Bethel Business Alliance Scavenger Hunt participants with prizes and hours!

June 21, 2020 |

Happy Father’s Day everyone! I am posting this to show ALL the prizes being offered at the participating businesses in this FUN Scavenger Hunt! Enter at ALL the businesses by…

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ABC Bethel Business Alliance

June 13, 2020 |

JOIN NOW!All Bethel Businesses may join with NO FEE! Active Bethel Citizens Neighborhood Association (ABC), your City sponsored neighborhood group, has formed the Bethel Business Alliance to encourage the Bethel…

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Active Bethel Citizens online General Meeting 4.25.2020

April 25, 2020 |

Thank you to all the Bethel residents, State Senator Manning, State Rep. Julie Fahey, Mayor Vinis, Lane Co. Commissioner Pat Farr and City Councilors Evans, Syrett and Pryor for attending…

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ABC City Council Public Forum Speeches

April 20, 2020 |

Bethel Concerns crafted by ABC Civic Engagement Team and ABC Executive Board First City Council Public Forum speech February 10, 2020: My name is Lin Woodrich, I am the Active…

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ABC online ZOOM General Meeting – Saturday, April 25

April 18, 2020 |

Please join us next Saturday, April 25 from 6:00-8:30pm for our online ZOOM General Meeting with the topic “Be a Part of Bethel Planning!”. You should have received a YELLOW…

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Bonnie in her truck with a load of recyclables

Interview with Recycling Committee Chair Bonnie Stone

January 2, 2020 |

How long have you lived in Eugene? Bethel? I moved to the Eugene area in 1977 and have stayed here except for about 4 years living in Lincoln City.  Most…

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Volunteers Wanted for We Are Bethel!

May 23, 2019 |

We’re looking for adult volunteers to help with event set-up and serve as parking attendants for We Are Bethel at Petersen Barn on Saturday, June 1st! Shifts run 10-11:45am for…

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