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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.


November 2014 Sacramento Area Peace Events


Friday, Nov 28, 3pm, Protest to Demand Justice for Michael Brown. Boycott Black Friday, end police brutality! Arden Mall entrance @ Arden & Heritage, Sacramento. FMI: 916-572-9680 Sac@ANSWERcoalition.com

Saturday, Nov 29, 11am - 2pm, Rally for International Day in Solidarity with the Palestinian People. Demand an end to Israelís war crimes, occupation, ethnic cleansing of Jerusalem, siege on & blockade of Gaza, illegal settlements, home demolitions, collective punishment, detaining, killing & torturing of Palestinians, & all its other violations of international law and human rights. Arden & Heritage. Sacramento. FMI: SacramentoBDS@gmail.com


December 2014 Sacramento Peace Events


Tuesday, Dec 2, 4:30 - 6pm, Weekly Vigil: End the Occupations and U.S. Wars NOW! 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Dec 3, 4 - 5pm, No Drone Wars! Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sac. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Thursday, Dec 4, Join the Fast Food Workers Strike! We are winning across the country but the Fight for $15 and a union must continue! We need your support! 8am: Dollar Tree, 3308 Arden Way. 11:45: Del Taco, 3027 K St. Sacramento. FMI: 916-572-9680, Sac@ANSWERcoalition.org

Saturday, Dec 6, 11am - 1pm, Boycott SodaStream & other Israeli products. Join weekly bannering & leafleting at local stores. For location: SacramentoBDS@gmail.com

Saturday, Dec 6, 6:30 - 7:30PM, Nicaraguan pottery sale benefit, see 12-14. Our Lady of Assumption, 5057 Cottage Way, Carmichael FMI: 916-451-9593

Saturday, Dec 6, 7pm, Friends of the Homeless in Sacramento Concert to benefit the community dinner at City Hall (see Dec. 9), Luna's Cafe', 1414 16th St., Sac. Hosts: Jenn Rogar and Dan Cioper. Sliding scale $7-10. Pls bring new and gently used hats, scarves, coats, gloves, socks to donate to homeless. FMI: 916-856-6305.

Tuesday, Dec 9, 4:30 - 6pm, 32d annual Candlelight Vigil for Peace and Justice, commemorating the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 16th & J Sts, Sacramento. Join us afterwards at Lunaís Cafe, 1414 16th St, Sac. FMI: sacpeace@dcn.org, 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, Dec 9, 4:30 - 6pm, Weekly Vigil: End the Occupations and U.S. Wars NOW! 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, Dec 9, 4:30pm, Community Dinner to call attention to the inhumane treatment of the homeless by city officials. Following the dinner, participants will propose changes in policing the homeless at the City Council meeting. new City Hall, behind 915 I St. Sac. FMI: rsaund3980@aol.com

Tuesday, Dec 9, 7 - 9pm, David Harvey Presents Capital on video, Class 9, Part 2 (Vol 2, Chapters 15-17). SMUD Cust Service Cntr, 6301 S St, Sacramento. FMI: marxistschool@gmail.com

Wednesday, Dec 10, 4 - 5pm, No Drone Wars! Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sac. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Dec 10, 6:30 - 8:30pm, Write for Rights is a worldwide event to mark Human Rights Day. Amnesty International members and friends gather to write letters on behalf of prisoners of conscience, human rights defenders, torture survivors and communities at risk. All materials are provided. Coffee Garden, 2904 Franklin Blvd, Sacramento. FMI: 916-213-8470; contact@amnestyinternational.org

Wednesday, Dec 10, 7pm, Film: Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal. Through prison interviews, archival footage, dramatic readings, as well as a potent chorus of historic voices, this riveting film explores Mumiaís life before, during and after Death Row. Speakers will talk about Mumia and other political prisoners. Free! Sol Collective, 2574 21st St, Sacramento. FMI: sacprisonersupport@riseup.net

Thursday, Dec 11, 6:30pm, SacPeace Board meets, 909 12th St, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-757; sacpeace@dcn.org

Saturday, Dec 13, 11am - 1pm, Boycott SodaStream & other Israeli products. Join weekly bannering & leafleting at local stores. For location: SacramentoBDS@gmail.com

Saturday, Dec 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.

Sunday, Dec 14, 8:30am - 1:30pm, Friends of San Juan de Oriente, Nicaraguan pottery sale. Proceeds for Nicaraguan student scholarships.Trinity Episcopal.2630 Capital Ave. Sacramento. FMI: 916-451-9593

Monday, Dec 15, 3 - 5pm, Join N. Calif. Activists United Against Drone Warfare and Global militarization at Beale AFB monthly protest. Wheatland gate, 3960 S. Beale Rd. @ Ostrom Rd, followed by potluck and camping at Main gate. FMI: Nevada County: 941-320-0291; Sacramento: 916-284-0944, bbinks@comcast.net

Monday, Dec 15, 6 - 8pm, Sacramento 9/11 Truth monthly meeting. Conf Rm, Perko's, 925 3rd St. Sac. FMI: 916-372-8433

Monday, Dec 15, 7pm, Fire the Cops! Fire the Cops! A Collection of Articles on Policing. Kristian Williams will read from his new collection and discuss police violence and the possibilities for resistance. Free. Time Tested Books, 1114 21st St, Sacramento. FMI: sacprisonersupport@]riseup.net

Tuesday, Dec 16, 4 - 6pm, Protest U.S. Support for Israel's human rights abuses. End the blockade of Gaza. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157; sacpeace@dcn.org

Tuesday, Dec 16, 6 - 8am, Join N. Calif. Activists United Against Drone Warfare and Global militarization at Beale AFB monthly protest. Main gate, 4875 N. Beale Rd, Marysville. FMI: Nevada County: 941-320-0291; Sacramento: 916-284-0944, bbinks@comcast.net.

Wednesday, Dec 17, 4 - 5pm, No Drone Wars! Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sac. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Thursday, Dec 18, 7 - 9pm, Point of View Lecture: David Hartsough, author of Waging Peace. Sierra 2, Rm 9, 2791 24th St, Sacramento. FMI: 916-835-4330; info@marxistschool.org

Saturday, Dec 20, 11am - 1pm, Boycott SodaStream & other Israeli products. Join weekly bannering & leafleting at local stores. For location: SacramentoBDS@gmail.com

Tuesday, Dec 23, 4:30 - 6pm, Weekly Vigil: End the Occupations and U.S. Wars NOW! 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Dec 24, 4 - 5, No Drone Wars! Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sac. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Dec 30, 4:30 - 6pm, Weekly Vigil: End the Occupations and U.S. Wars NOW! 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, Dec 30, 7pm, SacPeace Film Night and New Year gathering (moved to 5th Tuesday). American Empire: An Act of Collective Madness, discusses some of the most critical issues we face resulting from the various corporate cartels (money, agriculture, oil, water, etc.) that run and profit from the American Empire. Post film discussion on opportunities to educate and act on these issues. 909 12th St. Sacramento. Info: 916-448-7157, sacpeace@dcn.org

Wednesday, Dec 31, 4 - 5pm, No Drone Wars! Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sac. 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)