OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

OSU, community group to host “Performing for PEACE”

09/23/2011

CORVALLIS, Ore. – An open-microphone event called “Performing for PEACE,” sponsored by groups from Oregon State University and the Corvallis community, will take place on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 10 a.m. to noon in downtown Corvallis.

Spoken word and performing artists are invited to showcase their talents on the theme of peace. Interested artists are invited to sign up for the event beginning at 9:30 a.m. on the site, which is the Corvallis Saturday Market, located at 1st Street and Monroe.

Sponsoring the event are the Community Alliance for Diversity and OSU’s Intercultural Student Services.

A collaborative community art project and fund-raiser also are planned.