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.   


April 2019 Sacramento Peace Events


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

Wednesday, Apr 24, 4 - 5pm , Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Thursday, Apr 25, 6 - 7:30pm , Amnesty International Sacramento sponsors The Future of Turkey’s Children starting with Turkish food and tea, a Turkish art exhibit, then a look into Turkey’s cruel family detention and the impact on the children. Free. RSVP please. FMI: amnestysacramento@gmail.com

Friday, Apr 26, 7:45pm , Talk by Kristian Davis Bailey about his extensive work building Black-Palestinian solidarity including as co-founder of Black for Palestine. His talk will come after a liberation seder and potluck. Unitarian Universalists, 2425 Sierra Blvd, Sacramento. RSVP & FMI: sacramento@jvp.org

Sunday, Apr 28, 11am - 4pm , Sacramento Earth Day. Southside Park, 700 T St. Sacramento. FMI: office@ecosacramento.net, 916-444-0022

Monday, Apr 29, 7pm , Anti Zionism Week Rebecca Pierce from Jewish Voices for Peace speaks on Jews of color standing in solidarity with Palestinians. Chem 179, UC Davis Campus, Davis. There will also be informational tabling at the quad during the day. FMI: sjpatucd@gmail.com

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

Tuesday, Apr 30, 7pm - , Anti Zionism Week Hatem Bazian will speak on his experience condemning Zionism and why it is so important. Art 217, UC Davis Campus, Davis. Info activities on quad during the day. FMI: sjpatucd@gmail.com


May 2019 Sacramento Peace Events


Wednesday, May 1, , Anti Zionism Week 2-4pm Palestinian and Sikh Solidarity, CCC Peace Lounge. 6-9pm Chris Gazaleh & Art Exhibit Student Recruitment and Retention Center (SRRC), UC Davis Campus, Davis. Info activities on quad during the day. FMI: sjpatucd@gmail.com

Wednesday, May 1, 4 - 5pm , Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595.

Thursday, May 2, 7pm - , Anti Zionism Week. Miko Peled speaks, wrapping up the week. Wellman 2. Also activities during the day on the quad and 3-4:30pm Organizing for Power/Palestinian Solidarity, Cross Cultural Center (CCC) Peace Lounge. UC Davis Campus, Davis. FMI: sjpatucd@gmail.com

Saturday, May 4, 1 - 2:30pm , March for Science Sacramento, begins with program at River Walk Park in West Sacramento, followed by march over Tower Bridge to Old Sacramento for a surprise happening FMI: info@marchforsciencesacramento.com

Sunday, May 5, 10:30am - , Protest the annual Celebrating Apartheid Israel event. There is nothing to celebrate about Israel’s apartheid or its violations of human rights. Sidewalk in front of 2300 Sierra Blvd., Sacramento. FMI: SacReg4PalestinianRights@gmail.com

Sunday, May 5, 2pm - , Film: The Long Ride: the historic 2003 Immigrant Workers Freedom Ride that sparked the birth of the new Civil Rights Movement for immigrant workers. Free, donations welcome. Unitarian Universalist, 2425 Sierra Blvd., Sacramento. FMI: pportill@temple.edu

Sunday, May 5, 5pm , 2019 PSR/Sacramento High School Scholarship Essay Contest Finals Dinner. $40/$20-students. Reservations. Hilton Arden West, 2200 Harvard St., Sacramento. FMI: info@sacpsr.org

Wednesday, May 8, 4 - 5pm , Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595.

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

Wednesday, May 15, 4 - 5pm , Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595.

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

Sunday, May 19, 2:30pm , Sacramento Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom monthly meeting. For location & more info: 916-456-1282.

Wednesday, May 22, 4 - 6pm , Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595.

Thursday, May 23, 4 - 6pm , Monthly Vigil for Palestinian rights. 16th & J, Sacramento. End the Siege on Gaza. End U.S. aid to Israel. & Boycott companies aiding Israel's abuses. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Thursday, May 23, 7pm - , Creating Green and Resilient Homes and Neighborhoods. Presentation by Jan Spencer. Free. Ooley Theater, 2007 28th St. Sacramento. FMI: GRASacramento@gmail.com

Wednesday, May 29, 4 - 5pm , Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595.

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

Friday, May 31, - , through June 1. Sacramento Black Book Fair, Women's Civil Improvement Club, 3555 3rd Ave, Sacramento. FMI 916-484-3749