RENEWABLE ENERGY DISCUSSION, The University of Portland will host a panel discussion titled "The Power of Green: The Future of Renewable Energy in the U.S." Buckley Auditorium, 5000 N. Willamette Blvd., 7-8:30 pm.
WE BEGIN HERE: POEMS FOR PALESTINE & LEBANON, A poetry reading celebrating the anthology "We Begin Here." PSU, Native American Student and Community Center, 710 SW Jackson St., Room 110, at 7 p.m. For more info call 503-725-5666 or visit www.litac.groups.pdx.edu.
THEATER FOR ALL. From the Inside Out explores issues of mental health, police and parole interactions through interactive theater at P.C.C. Cascade, 2-4 p.m., Moriarty Arts and Humanities Building Auditorium.
PRAYER FOR PEACE. The University of Portland's annual Prayer for Peace and Reflections on War will take place Nov. 10 through Nov. 13 on campus, 5000 N. Willamette Blvd. More info at 503-943-7702.
FREE ADMISSION to the Portland Japanese Garden. Donate two non-perishable food items for the Oregon Food Bank. Tours given at the top of every hour. The garden is above Washington Park, 611 SW Kingston Drive, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
"SECOND CHANCE" This film made by teenagers involved in the juvenile justice system. Filmmakers in attendance. 7 p.m., Whitsell Auditorium, Portland Art Museum, 1219 S.W. Park Ave.
"EYES WIDE OPEN" EXHIBIT A memorial to those who died in the Iraq war. P.C.C. Cascade.
GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS. Portland State's School of Fine and Performing Arts presents David Mamet's Pulitzer Prize-winning, gritty, dark comedy. Bring two cans of food or cash donation. 7:30 p.m. PSU, Lincoln Performance Hall, 1620 S.W. Park.
EDUCATION & ENRICHMENT FAIR Family magazine, Metro Parent, is helping parents decide which education program is the right one for their children. World Forestry Center's Miller and Cheatham Halls, 4033 SW Canyon Road, 3:30-8:30 p.m.
PORTLAND PARKS is holding a series of public meetings on park system development money and proposed changes to these fees that will help PPR respond to the population growth in the city. The Portland Building, Room C, 1120 SW 5th Ave., Noon-2 p.m.
FOOD AND GIFT FESTIVAL. Promote Sustainable, Eco-Friendly, Socially Responsible gifts, foods and ideas. $3 suggested donations at the door benefit The Pangaea Project. Saturday-Noon-8 p.m., Sunday-Noon-7 p.m., Doubletree Hotel - Convention Hall, 1000 NE Multnomah,
NONPROFIT NETWORKING NIGHT. Are you a non-profit looking for consultants, vendors or partners? A volunteer looking for an organization? CubeSpace, 622 SE Grand Ave., 6-8 p.m. Suggested Donation: $5 to cover food & drinks.