You've likely heard about TED Talks. TED (technology, entertainment, design), is a nonprofit organization ‘devoted to ideas worth spreading.’ TEDx grew out of the original TED Talks and is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. TEDxSalem is in its third year and has truly blossomed! The speakers that are featured, all from Salem or the Willamette Valley, bring fascinating, thought-provoking ideas to the TEDxSalem stage. Their next TEDxSalem event, Fearless, is October 3 at the Salem Convention Center in beautiful downtown Salem.
Why is Pringle Creek Community (PCC) taking the ...
We had a GREAT turnout at the Emergency Preparedness event last night! Over 50 people came to Painters Hall to learn about what kind of emergency one could expect in our area and region, what systems are in place, and how to be prepared for anything.
Roger Stevenson, Emergency Preparedness Manager for the City of Salem, gave us a lot of very useful and important information including checklists and a booklet describing what to expect and how to adapt when big event like the impending earthquake hits. If you'd like information, check out the City of Salem's Emergency Management page.
"What is a 'sustainable community,' anyway?" you may ask.
At Pringle Creek Community, it is a place where the three pillars of sustainability, Environment, Economy, and Community are all equally embraced and nurtured so that those living in the future will experience the same, if not better, quality of life as we experience today. What does that have to do with emergency management?
A resilient community of people is similar to a resilient 'community' in the Jefferson Wilderness. It is diverse in talent, specialization, age, and knowledge. It is also aware of the strengths and weaknesses of its neighbors so that ...
Hold your next event at Painters Hall in Pringle Creek Community!
This unique space is a gorgeous place to hold all kindsof gatherings from formal receptions, to business or board meetings, to fun, light-hearted parties.
Painters Hall, our Community Center, is also an Event Center that is open for events of all kinds - business meetings, workshops, presentations, birthday parties, wedding receptions, and much more. Painters Hall is a beautiful, spacious center located in the midst of Pringle Creek Community's Village Center near to Pringle Creek, our fir grove, and next to our glasshouses and historic buildings.
Event participants greatly enjoy ...
May flowers are blooming - on our trees, in our glasshouse, along the creek, and all around the property! We have mother-daughter yoga, neighbor movie night, salsa, and much more going on this month. Check out our latest newsletter to learn more about all the May happenings at Pringle Creek Community.