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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.


March 2017 Sacramento Area Peace Events


Tuesday, Mar 28, 12 - 1pm, Resistance Tuesdays: Congressman McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville, see April 25 for details. FMI: patandbarb100@gmail.com

Tuesday, Mar 28, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, Mar 28, 5 pm, Rally in support of SB 54: California Values Act and against ICE's Director Thomas Homan's visit to Sacramento. Homan was invited by Sheriff Jones, to lobby against SB 54. 4000 Branch Center Road, Sacramento. FMI: 916-389-2961

Tuesday, Mar 28, 6 - 8am, Join Northern California activist against drone warfare at Beale Air Force Base, 4675 N. Beale Rd, Marysville. Carpools from Sacramento & FMI: 916.284-0944; barry3355@gmail.com

Wednesday, Mar 29, 12 noon, Join two day action in solidarity with marginalized communities. See March 30.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Mar 29, 6 - 8:30pm, Fossil Capitalism and The Crisis of the Earth System: Is climate change real? Of course! Is the system rigged? Of course! Join us for discussion of how we got here and where we can go. Suggested Readings. Colonial Heights Library, 4799 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento. FMI: DeRigTheSystem@Gmail.com

Wednesday, Mar 29, 6:30pm, Sacramento Move to Amend monthly meeting - come join the grassroots movement to end corporate rule and legalize democracy, by amending the US Constitution to make clear that corporations are not people and money is not free speech. Free, light refreshments served. 1404 Burnett Way, Sacramento. FMI: 916-318-8040; shelly@movetoamend.org

Thursday, Mar 30, 11am - 1pm, Power (to the People) Lunch Break! Join us each week as we make calls related to urgent issues both locally and nationally. We provide a hot vegan lunch, scripts & phone numbers. 1404 Burnett Way, Sacramento. FMI: 916-318-8040; shelly@movetoamend.org

Thursday, Mar 30, 12 noon, Join action in solidarity with marginalized communities whose voices are dismissed and silenced. We stand against bigotry, racism, hatred, and discrimination. Library quad, Sac State, 6000 J St, Sacramento. FMI: info.lovenhope4all@gmail.com

Thursday, Mar 30, 5:30pm, Information Session on Immigrant Rights: your legal rights when stopped by immigration officers; ways to obtain legal status; how to protect your children and property if you face deportation. McGeorge School of Law Student Center, 3200 5th Ave. Sacramento. FMI: clsmcg@pacific.edu; 916-340-6080.

Friday, Mar 31, Van pools forming to Protest drone warfare at Creech Air Force Base, Indian Springs, Nevada. See April 29. FMI: ratherbenyckeling@comcast.net, 510-215-5974.


April 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


Saturday, Apr 1, ACLU of California Conference & Lobby Day. See 4/3

Saturday, Apr 1, Safe Ground Stake Down. Art! Music! Earth! Action! Camp out to highlight the need for housing , safe ground, and an end to anti-homeless laws. National Day of Action. 12th & C Streets, Sacramento. FMI: 916-442-2156

Saturday, Apr 1, 2 - 5pm, Opening reception, Up Against the Wall with artist/photographer Flo Razowsky. Sac State Library Gallery. See April 29 for more details.


Monday, Apr 3, ACLU of California Conference & Lobby Day. Holiday Inn Capitol Plaza, 300 J St. Sacramento. FMI: smedeiros@aclunc.org; 415-621-2493 x386

Tuesday, Apr 4, 12 - 1pm, Resistance Tuesdays: Congressman McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville, see April 25 for details. FMI: patandbarb100@gmail.com

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

Wednesday, Apr 5, 11:30am - 1pm, Rally & March to Stop the Fees! Protect CA Students! Join faculty, students and community allies from across California to support public higher education for all California students. Rose Garden, Capitol Park, 1301 L St. Sacramento. RSVP for transportation and lunch: GRO@calfac.org

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

Wednesday, Apr 5, 6pm, Peace & Freedom Party monthly meeting. 2860 Florin Rd. Sacramento. FMI: 916-456-4595; reigers@earthlink.net

Thursday, Apr 6, 4:30pm, Tell our university to stop partnering up with corporations that are complicit in human rights violations. #CSUSDivest. Redwood Rm, University Union, Sac State, 6000 J St. Sacramento. FMI: csussjp@gmail.com; 916-932-6603.

Saturday, Apr 8, April photographic exhibit Up Against the Wall. See 4-29.

Saturday, Apr 8, 9:45am - 12noon, Citizen's Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting. National Speaker/National Actions. Discussion. Refreshments. Local Action. If you can't join us in person, you can call in from anywhere: 866-642-1665 passcode 440699. 1824 Tribute Road, Sacramento. FMI:707-845-1216; joincclsac@gmail.com.

Tuesday, Apr 11, 12 - 1pm, Resistance Tuesdays: Congressman McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville, see April 25 for details. FMI: patandbarb100@gmail.com

Tuesday, Apr 11, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Apr 12, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Friday, Apr 14, Break up with your Megabank Day. Davis activists are calling on individuals and businessess throughout the region to collectively close bank accounts on April 14th with the Wall Street Banks that are funding the Dakota Access Pipeline and other pipelines. Pledge form and resources sheet. FMI: nicholasbuxton@gmail.com

Saturday, Apr 15, April photographic exhibit Up Against the Wall. See 4-29.

Saturday, Apr 15, 11:30am, Tax March & Rally. Tell politicians to release their tax returns for a reason: Returns tell us how politicians make money, whether they owe money or favors to corporations or foreign governments and whether they pay taxes at all. Southside Park, 7th & T, Sacramento. FMI: thelolachase@gmail.com

Tuesday, Apr 18, 12 - 1pm, Resistance Tuesdays: Congressman McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville, see April 25 for details. FMI: patandbarb100@gmail.com

Tuesday, Apr 18, 4 - 6pm, Monthly 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.

Thursday, Apr 20, 7pm, Cynthia Kaufman discusses her book: Ideas for Action: Relevant Theory for Radical Change, 2nd Ed. Sierra 2, Rm. 12, 2791 24th St, Sacramento. FMI: 916-835-4330; info@marxistschool.org

Saturday, Apr 22, April photographic exhibit Up Against the Wall. See 4-29.

Saturday, Apr 22, 10am - 12pm, March for Science-Sacramento to support and safeguard the scientific community, including open, inclusive, and accessible science and affirming scientific research as an essential part of a working democracy. Rally at South Side Park, 7th & T followed by march to Capitol with program and speakers. FMI: fundraising@marchforsciencesacramento.com.

Saturday, Apr 22, 6pm, Pastors for Peace speaker Manolo de los Santos on Cuba. Potluck and program, $10 suggested donation. Southside Park CoHousing, Common House, 434 T St., Sacramento. FMI: sala@zsc.org.

Sunday, Apr 23, 3rd annual Shut Down Creech. 4/23-29; see 4/29.

Sunday, Apr 23, 11am - 4pm, Sacramento Earth Day, Southside Park, 7th & T Sts. Sacramento. FMI: 916-444-0022; office@ecosacramento.net.

Tuesday, Apr 25, 12 - 1pm, Resistance Tuesdays during the 1st 100 days of Trump. Peaceful gathering outside Congressman Tom McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville to protest McClintock’s support of Trump administration and unconstitutional edicts. (Please do not park in private lot at 2200 Douglas; park on street behind or in another lot.) Contact: patandbarb100@gmail.com

Tuesday, Apr 25, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Apr 26, 7:15pm, Film: Awake, A Dream From Standing Rock portrays the story from the words and reflections of Indigenous Leaders and their allies, who traveled from around the globe to fight fossil fuel infrastructure and to stand in solidarity at Standing Rock. 1640 9th Ave, Sacramento. FMI: Sac Action for Latin America joan.kelly@att.net

Saturday, Apr 29, Shut down Creek AFB. April 23-29. Indian Springs, Nevada. For van pool info: ratherbenyckeling@comcast.net; 510-215-5974

Saturday, Apr 29, Up Against the Wall: A photographic installation by artist and photographer, Flo Razowsky, that visually explores "separation walls" and border structures and their effects on people and land. The exhibit also about making community connections and it becomes a canvas for collaboration across our various social movement work. Library Gallery, Sac State, 6000 J St., Sacramento. Click for hours. FMI: SabeelSacramento@gmail.com

Saturday, Apr 29, 10am - 3pm, Sacramento joins the nationwide People’s Climate Mobilization. West Steps State Capitol, 1315 10th St., Sacramento. Music, information booths, performance, speakers. Contact: info@saclimate.org


May 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


Tuesday, May 2, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, May 3, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, May 3, 6pm, Peace & Freedom Party monthly meeting. 2860 Florin Rd. Sacramento. FMI: 916-456-4595; reigers@earthlink.net

Tuesday, May 9, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, May 10, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Saturday, May 13, 9:30am - 12noon, Citizen's Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting. National Speaker/National Actions. Discussion. Refreshments. Local Action. If you can't join us in person, you can call in from anywhere: 866-642-1665 passcode 440699. 1824 Tribute Road, Sacramento. FMI:707-845-1216; joincclsac@gmail.com.

Tuesday, May 16, 4 - 6pm, Monthly 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, May 17, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, May 17, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Thursday, May 18, 7pm, Forum on water issues – drought, tunnels, pollution. Sierra 2, Rm 9, 2791 24th St, Sacramento. FMI: 916-835-4330; info@marxistschool.org

Tuesday, May 23, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, May 24, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

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

Wednesday, May 31, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595


June 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


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

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

Saturday, Jun 10, 9:45am - 12noon, Citizen's Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting. National Speaker/National Actions. Discussion. Refreshments. Local Action. If you can't join us in person, you can call in from anywhere: 866-642-1665 passcode 440699. 1824 Tribute Road, Sacramento. FMI:707-845-1216; joincclsac@gmail.com.

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

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

Tuesday, Jun 20, 4 - 6pm, Monthly 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, Jun 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, Jun 27, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Jun 28, 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)