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Sacramento Area Peace Events
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Sacramento area events that address peace, justice, and sustainability issues are included in this calendar. Not all events are sponsored by Sacramento Area Peace Action; use contact numbers and emails to obtain more information. See www.davispeace.org for the Davis Peace Coalition. Scroll to bottom for links to ongoing area vigils.


September 2015 Sacramento Area Peace Events


Wednesday, Sep 2, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Sep 2, 6;30pm, SacPeace Board meets, 909 12th St, Sacramento. Members welcome.

Wednesday, Sep 2, 9am, march in support of AB 953, legislation to track racial and identity profiling, starting at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, 1701 L St, Sac, to the state Capitol south lawn for a rally from 10-11:30am. Sponsored by a coalition including PICO California (People Improving Communities by Organizing) (http://www.picocalifornia.org). Info: email Ben@picocalifornia.org

Monday, Sep 7, 7 - 10pm, Celebrated author Don Paul will perform poems and songs and discuss 'New Tools to Make the Future Our Own' recent technology (3D printing) and ways of organizing (Cooperative Housing) that we, the people, can use to reclaim power and possibilities. Proceeds will benefit stickingupforchildren.com and the FEPE orphanage in Haiti. This event is FREE. Dennyís conference room, 1235 Harbor Blvd., West Sacramento FMI: 916-372-8433

Tuesday, Sep 8, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Sep 9, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Saturday, Sep 12, 6:30 - 8pm, Sac Veterans for Peace 2nd Saturday vigil, No New Wars, No Killer Drones!, 20th & J, Sacramento. All welcome, FMI: 916-456-4595

Sunday, Sep 13, 12:30pm, Are you in the Blast Zone? Ashley Pierson and Jo Ann Fuller discuss Union Pacific plans to ship highly flammable crude oil by rail through downtown Sacramento. Free. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1300 N Street, Sacramento. FMI: 916-444-7783.

Monday, Sep 14, 6 - 8pm, Sacramento 9/11 Truth monthly meeting. Denny's conference room, 1235 Harbor Blvd., West Sacramento. FMI: 916-372-8433

Tuesday, Sep 15, 4 - 6pm, Vigil for Palestinian rights. End U.S. aid to Israel. & Boycott companies aiding Israel's abuses. Sign petitions for Palestinian rights. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Sep 16, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Thursday, Sep 17, 6:30pm, Film: Genetic Roulette - The Gamble of Our Lives. Never-Before-Seen-Evidence points to genetically engineered foods as a major contributor to rising disease rates in the US population, especially among children. Free. California Grange, 3830 U St, Sacramento. FMI: barbaraleary@comcast.net

Thursday, Sep 17, 7pm, A Century of Imperialism & War: How the World Has Changed, What Remains the Same? Richard Becker, co-founder ANSWER Coalition , will address why understanding these changes so important for activists and all those interested in world events followed by questions and discussion. 909 12th St. Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, Sep 22, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, Sep 22, 7pm, After years of the public being obstructed and chased away, in July of this year the Carbon Beach West coastal access way opened-a 10-foot-wide concrete walkway that cuts between two exclusive Malibu homes so the public can more easily access "Billionaire's Beach" in Malibu. Join us at the 4th Tuesday Film: Coastal Clash, a 2005 film that documents the battle over California's coastline. Development is swallowing up miles of coastline; access to beaches is being cut off; and seawalls may be causing beaches to disappear. A battle is raging around the fundamental question: Whose coast is it, anyway? 909 12th St. Sac. Info: 916-448-7157, sacpeace@dcn.org

Wednesday, Sep 23, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Monday, Sep 28, 3 - 5pm, Join Northern Calif. Activists United Against Drone Warfare at Beale AFB Main Gate, 4675 N. Beale Rd, Marysville monthly protest, followed by potluck and camping at the main gate, 4675 N. Beale Rd. FMI: Sacramento: 916-284-0944, bbinks@comcast.net; Nevada County: 941-320-0291. Note: If the main gate is closed Monday afternoon we will meet at the Wheatland gate.

Tuesday, Sep 29, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, Sep 29, 6 - 8am, Join Northern Calif. Activists United Against Drone Warfare at Beale AFB Wheatland Gate 3960 S. Beale Rd. @ Ostrom Rd, Marysville monthly protest. FMI: Sacramento: 916-284-0944, bbinks@comcast.net; Nevada County: 941-320-0291.

Wednesday, Sep 30, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595


October 2015 Sacramento Peace Events


Tuesday, Oct 6, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Oct 7, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Oct 7, 6:30pm, SacPeace Board meets, 909 12th St, Sacramento. Members welcome

Saturday, Oct 10, 5 - 8pm, 36th Annual Sacramento Women Take Back the Night! The 2015 Rally and March will be an evening of remembrance, celebration, and action to stand against all forms of violence against women and children. Sacramento Native American Health Center, 2020 J St, Sacramento. FMI: info@sactakebackthenight.org; 916-825-1943; Facebook

Saturday, Oct 10, 6 - 7:30pm, Sac Veterans for Peace 2nd Saturday vigil, No New Wars, No Killer Drones!, 20th & J, Sacramento. All welcome, FMI: 916-456-4595

Monday, Oct 12, 6 - 8pm, Sacramento 9/11 Truth monthly meeting. Denny's conference room, 1235 Harbor Blvd., West Sacramento. FMI: 916-372-8433

Tuesday, Oct 13, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Oct 14, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Thursday, Oct 15, 6:30pm, Film: The Russian River, All Rivers - The Value of An American Watershed This film explores the diverse forces which have come to shape one of California's iconic rivers ó forces which impact rivers and watersheds throughout the world. Free. California Grange, 3830 U St, Sacramento. FMI: barbaraleary@comcast.net

Tuesday, Oct 20, 4 - 6, Vigil for Palestinian rights. End U.S. aid to Israel. & Boycott companies aiding Israel's abuses. Sign petitions for Palestinian rights. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Oct 21, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Oct 27, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Oct 28, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595


November 2015 Sacramento Peace Events


Tuesday, Nov 3, 4:30 - 6, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Nov 4, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Nov 4, 6:30pm, SacPeace Board meets, 909 12th St, Sacramento. Members welcome

Tuesday, Nov 10, 4:30 - 6pm, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Nov 11, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Saturday, Nov 14, 5 - 7pm, Poets for Peace Reading. The region's most outspoken and articulate activist poets will be featured to read their work in support of human rights and social justice. Free & open to the public; donations to SacPeace welcome. 909 12th St, Sacramento. FMI: frankdixongraham@aol.com

Saturday, Nov 14, 6 - 7:30pm, Sac Veterans for Peace 2nd Saturday vigil, No New Wars, No Killer Drones!, 20th & J, Sacramento. All welcome, FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Nov 17, 4 - 6pm, Vigil for Palestinian rights. End U.S. aid to Israel. & Boycott companies aiding Israel's abuses. Sign petitions for Palestinian rights. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Nov 18, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Nov 24, 4:30 - 6pm, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Nov 25, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595


December 2015 Sacramento Peace Events


Tuesday, Dec 1, 4:30 - 6pm, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Dec 2, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Dec 8, 4:30 - 6pm, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Dec 9, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Saturday, Dec 12, 6 - 7:30pm, Sac Veterans for Peace 2nd Saturday vigil, No New Wars, No Killer Drones!, 20th & J, Sacramento. All welcome, FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Dec 15, 4 - 6, Vigil for Palestinian rights. End U.S. aid to Israel. & Boycott companies aiding Israel's abuses. Sign petitions for Palestinian rights. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Dec 16, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Dec 22, 4:30 - 6, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Dec 23, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Dec 29, 4:30 - 6, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Dec 30, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Ongoing Vigils in Valley & Foothill Communities

Davis Peace Coalition: Silent Peace Vigil, every Saturday, 11am-12noon, G Street Plaza (between 2nd and 3rd Streets) Davis, 530-758-8575, www.davispeace.org  (Updated 11-2006)

Sacramento Area Peace Action: Tuesdays, 4-6pm, 16th   J Streets ; Saturdays 11:30am-1:30pm: 1 st Sat. Arden at Heritage; 3 rd Sat. Fulton   Marconi, Sacramento , 916-448-7157, sypeaceact@jps.net  (Updated 11-2006)

Solano County Peace and Justice Coalition, Thursdays, 5 to 6 pm, First and Military street in Benicia, www.solanopeaceandjustice.com  (Updated 11-2006)

Woodland: Monthly Peace Vigil in Woodland gathers every fourth Saturday 11am -12 noon in front of the Yolo County Court House, 725 Court St. Woodland. 530 662-0387; doehene@charter.net  ( Updated 11-2006)