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Calendar of Sacramento Peace Events
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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.   Scroll to bottom for a list of and links to ongoing area vigils and event
s.


May 2015 Sacramento Peace Events


Wednesday, May 27, 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 27, 6:30pm , Wrap-Up meeting of Forums on City Ethics & Transparency Reforms to obtain ideas, opinions and feedback on meaningful and effective reforms of Sacramento city government. Cluney Community Center, 601 Alhambra, Sacramento. FMI: 916-447-8683, advocacy@lwvsacramento.org; contact@eyeonsacramento.org

Wednesday, May 27, 7pm , Public Forum: Black and LGBTQ Liberation. Discussion on peoples liberation movements in solidarity with the people of Baltimore and in honor of the upcoming Pride celebrations. Sol Collective, 2574 21st St. Sacramento. Contact FMI: 916-572-9680

Saturday, May 30, , Don't buy products or invest in companies that profit from Israel's war crimes, occupation, apartheid or other human rights violations. Join weekly bannering & leafleting at local stores. For location: SacramentoBDS@gmail.com Sign petitions for Palestinian rights.


June 2015 Sacramento Peace Events


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

Tuesday, Jun 2, 7pm , Marxist School discussion of article on Vietnam in May issue of Monthly Review. Free. Community Room, Colonial Heights Library, 4799 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento. FMI: 916-835-4330, info@marxistschool.org.

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

Thursday, Jun 4, 5:30 - 8:30pm , Sacramento Housing Alliance Awards Dinner: Unlocking the Door of Opportunity for Over 25 Years! Join us as we honor community leaders in the fight for affordable housing and healthy communities within the Greater Sacramento region. The Firehouse Restaurant. 1112 2nd St, Sacramento. FMI: 916-455-4900. darryl@sachousingalliance.org.

Monday, Jun 8, 4 - 6pm , Vigil to protest Israel's attack on the U.S.S. Liberty that killed 34 Americans and injured 174. The attack occurred on June 8, 1967 and the survivors are still awaiting justice. Federal Building 501 I St. Sacramento. FMI: 916-424-2350; j_colbe@yahoo.com

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

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

Thursday, Jun 11, 8am - 4pm , Informational picket challenging Israel water workshop. The workshop is hosted by Ashkelon Sister City, an Israeli lobby surrogate. Among missing topics from the workshop agenda: Israelís stealing water from Palestinians; 90% of the water for Gazaís 1.9 million people is not potable, and Israelís draining the Gaza and other aquifers and the Jordan River, and the Dead Sea. New City Hall, 915 I St, Sacramento. FMI: SacramentoBDS@gmail.com

Saturday, Jun 13, 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, Jun 15, 6 - 8pm , Sacramento 9/11 Truth monthly meeting. Perko's conference room, 925 3rd St. Sac. Info: 916-372-8433

Tuesday, Jun 16, 4 - 6pm , Protest to demand an end to U.S. aid to Israel & boycott companies aiding Israel's abuses. Sign petitions for Palestinian rights. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

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

Monday, Jun 22, 7 - 8:30pm , Marylia Kelley, Executive Director of Tri-Valley CAREs, a Livermore nuclear lab watchdog group, will speak on Nuclear Pork and Proliferation, at the UN Association meeting. She will have just returned from the UN 5-year review of the Non-Proliferation Treaty. SMUD Bldg, 6301 S St, Sacramento. Info: 916-481-6122.

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

Tuesday, Jun 23, 7pm , 4th Tuesday Films: The FBI War on Tupac Shakur and Black Leaders U.S. Intelligence's Murderous Targeting of Tupac, MLK, Malcolm, Panthers, Hendrix, Marley, Rappers and Linked Ethnic Leftists, a DVD of the book. contains a wealth of names, dates and events detailing the use of COINTELPRO style tactics by the FBI against a generation of leftist political leaders and leftist musicians. Based on 12 years of research and includes over 1,000 endnotes. Sources include over 100 interviews, FOIA-released CIA and FBI documents, court transcripts, and many mainstream media outlets.

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


July 2015 Sacramento Peace Events


Thursday, Jul 23, 7 - 9pm , Another Side to Charlie Hedbo Story. Dr. Kevin Barrett presents the findings of 21 leading public intellectuals who argue against the mainstream media version of the Paris shootings at Charlie Hebdo. Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento. FMI: pbean010947@comcast.net



Ongoing Vigils & Peace Events in Valley & Foothill Communities

Amador Citizens for Peace: www.amadorpeace.org  Second Fridays, 4 - 6pm on the Highway 49 bridge in Sutter Creek.  Bring a sign, though some will be available at the protest.  Info: keith@amadorpeace.org.  Website has many general antiwar items, not just local info.

Calaveras Citizens for Peace: asw@goldrush.com

Chico Peace Center: www.chico-peace.org

Davis Peace Coalition: www.davispeace.org; Saturdays, 11:00am-12noon G Street Plaza (between Second and Third Streets), Davis; 530-758-8575; ctmp@aol.com   Also see www.ucdavispeace.org for student peace activities.

El Dorado Peace & Justice Community: www.edpjc.org   Last Monday, 6-7pm, Courthouse, Main & Bedford Streets, Placerville (530) 644-3733.

Fresno Center for Non-Violence & Peace Fresno www.fresnoalliance.com

Mariposa Peace Group - (209)966-4894, (209)742-7891

Nevada County, Peace Center of: www.ncpeace.org  Thursdays, 5-6:30pm, Broad Street in Calanan Park, Nevada City; 530-470-9797

Placer County Peacemakers: scottandellen@onemain.com
Every Saturday 3pm, Peace Vigil, Highway 49 at Elm St., Auburn, 530-878-1332

Sacramento Area Peace Action: www.sacpeace.org
Tuesdays, 4-6pm, 16th & J Streets;  Saturdays, see calendar; 1st & 3rd
Mondays, 4:30-5:30pm, Silent Vigil against the war on Iraq,  Federal Building 5th & I Sts

Reno Anti-War Coalition: stewartreno@yahoo.com

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. judy.tischer@sbcglobal.net