Calendar of Sacramento Peace Events

Local events that address peace, justice & 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 Davis events & www.ucdavispeace.org for UCD student events. All events in Sacramento & more info at 916 448-7157 unless noted.   


May 2016 Sacramento Peace Events


Wednesday, May 25, 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 25, 6:30pm , Film: Merchants of Doubt. Lifts the curtain on a secretive group of highly charismatic, silver-tongued pundits-for-hire who present themselves in the media as scientific authorities - yet have the contrary aim of spreading maximum confusion about well-studied public threats ranging from toxic chemicals to pharmaceuticals to climate change. Grange, 3830 U St. Sacramento. Free. FMI SacramentoSierraClub@gmail.com

Thursday, May 26, , Take Action to Protect free speech and our right to boycott. Call today and tell the CA Assembly Appropriations Committee you oppose AB 2844. Click for details.

Thursday, May 26, 7 - 8:30pm , Community Meeting: Families United to Transform Sacramento’s Criminal Justice System. Respect for Human Dignity Action. Our Lady Of Guadalupe, 711 T St. Sacramento. FMI: 916-955-6264; gabby@sacact.org

Sunday, May 29, 1 - 2:30pm , Sykes-Picot’s Century of Imperialist Blowback: How WWI’s Secret Treaty Still Haunts Us Today. Talk by CSUS Associate Professor of History Michael G. Vann. Central Library, 828 I St., Sacramento. FMI: 916-264-2920

Tuesday, May 31, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, May 31, 7pm - , North America Nakba Tour: The Exiled Palestinians. Stateless Palestinians from the Camps in Lebanon tell their stories. 909 12th St. Sacramento. FMI: 916-873-6619


June 2016 Sacramento Peace Events


Wednesday, Jun 1, 4 - 5pm , No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Friday, Jun 3, 6:30pm , Ecuador Earthquake Relief fundraiser. Beans and rice dinner, and live music with an Ecuadoran musician. Southside Cohousing Common House, 434 T St, behind 440 T, Sacramento. More info and to volunteer: sala@zsc.org.

Saturday, Jun 4, 9:30am , Free Chelsea Manning Contingent at the Sacramento Pride Parade. Free Chelsea Manning now! Full equality for all LGBTQ people! Protect whistle blowers and end war! Meet at Crocker Park, 3rd and N Sts, Sacramento. FMI: 916-572-9680 Sac@PSLweb.org. facebook

Tuesday, Jun 7, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Jun 8, 4 - 6pm , Vigil to support a true investigation of Israel's 1967 attack on the USS Liberty . Federal building 501 I St. Sacramento. FMI: 916-424-2350 or j_colbe@yahoo.com.

Wednesday, Jun 8, 4 - 5pm , No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Jun 8, 6:30pm , SacPeace Board meets, 909 12th St, Sac. Members welcome. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Saturday, Jun 11, 9:45am - 12noon , Citizen's Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting. 5265 H Street, Sacramento. FMI: 707-845-1216; joincclsac@gmail.com.

Tuesday, Jun 14, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

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

Wednesday, Jun 15, 7:15pm , Film: Fractured Land. An inspiring young indigenous lawyer, Caleb Behn, confronts the divisions in his community, and takes on the Big Oil and Gas Companies, to protect his peoples' land, water and culture. Sac Action for Latin America, 1640 9th Ave. FMI: joan.kelly@att.net

Tuesday, Jun 21, 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, Jun 22, 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 28, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

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