Community leaders

  Community leaders can soon learn nuts-and-bolts skills about how to organize around issues such as civil rights, the environment and labor. The Western States Center's annual training program attracted over 500 people last year; the deadline for registering for this summer's conference in Portland, Ore., July 29-Aug. 1, is July 9. For details, contact Alanna Moore, Western States Center, P.O. Box 40305, Portland, OR 97240 (503/228-8866) or e-mail her at alannam@wscpdx.org.