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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.


January 2018 Sacramento Area Peace Events


Saturday, Jan 20, 10am - 3pm, Women’s March Sacramento 2018 to uplift women, support gender equity and all human rights, and stand against voter suppression. Gather at Southside Park, 5th and T Sts, and march to the West Steps of the Capitol, 10th and L, Sacramento. Register. FMI: info@womensmarchsac.com

Sunday, Jan 21, 1 - 3pm, 9th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. Accepting unworn winter clothing (hats, gloves, scarves, sweat shirts, socks) and blankets, to be distributed through homeless shelters. Black United Fund, 4104 44th St, Sac FMI: 916 484-3750.

Monday, Jan 22, 11:30am - 1:30pm, Roe v. Wade Anniversary Event. State Capitol, 1315 10th St, Sacramento. FMI: 916-446-5247

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

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

Tuesday, Jan 23, 6:15pm, Tell Rep. Ami Bera to stop supporting the U.S. war machine at his Town Hall. Rio Americano HS , 4540 American River Dr, Sacramento. RSVP and more info. FMI: 916-448-7157; sacpeace@dcn.org

Tuesday, Jan 23, 6pm, Environmental Council of Sacramento (ECOS) Board Meeting. Location TBA. FMI: office@ecosacramento.net

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

Wednesday, Jan 24, 6 - 8pm, Showing up for Racial Justice (SURJ) Quarterly Community Meeting. Unitarian Universalist, 2425 Sierra Blvd, Sacramento. FMI: surjsacramento@gmail.com

Wednesday, Jan 24, 6pm, Carbon Zero Team launch. Learn how you can be part of the historic effort to speed up the equitable transition to carbon zero in the Sacramento region. 350 Sac Office, 909 12th St. Sacramento. FMI: info@350sacramento.org

Friday, Jan 26, 7pm, Fight for Net Neutrality! Arden-Dimick Library, 891 Watt Ave, Sacramento, California. FMI: 916-572-9680.

Saturday, Jan 27, 6 - 9pm, Downwinders Day observance, light supper at 6pm, movie at 7: The Downwinders, about people exposed to atom bomb testing and the government cover-up; discussion to follow. 890 57th St, Sac. Info: 916-381-7616.

Monday, Jan 29, 6 - 7:30pm, Colonization and Decolonization (Part 2). discussing the second part of the text, Colonization and Decolonization - A Manual for Indigenous Liberation in the 21st Century, written and illustrated by Gord Hill (Kwakwaka’wakw nation), who frequently writes under the pseudonym Zig Zag.Washington Neighborhood Center 400 16th St, Sacramento. FMI: (916) 893-3468

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

Wednesday, Jan 31, 4 - 5, Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595


February 2018 Sacramento Peace Events


Saturday, Feb 3, 4 - 6pm, Small Farmers Cool the Planet: speakers from Nicaragua's Asociacion de Trabajadores del Campo (ATC) Rural Workers Assoc.), which includes several hundred labor unions and agricultural cooperatives. Free. Southside Park Cohousing, Common House, 434 T St. (directly behind 440 T St.), Sacramento. FMI: sala@zsc.org.

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

Wednesday, Feb 7, 4 - 5pm, Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Thursday, Feb 8, 2 - 7pm, Protest Against Offshore Drilling at Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Public Hearing. Location TBA. Sacramento. FMI: 916-557-1100

Saturday, Feb 10, 9:45am - 12noon, Citizen's Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting. National Speaker/National Actions. Discussion. Refreshments. Local Action. Free. 1824 Tribute Road, Sacramento. FMI: 707-845-1216; joincclsac@gmail.com.

Sunday, Feb 11, 2:30 - 5pm, Sacramento Darwin Day 2018. Keynote speaker: Dr. Erica Bree Rosenblum, Associate Professor of Global Change Biology at UC Berkeley, "Shaping the Tree of Life: Extinction on a Changing Planet". Mission Oaks Community Center, 4701 Gibbons Drive, Carmichael. Tickets. FMI: president@hagsa.org; 916-514-9974

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

Wednesday, Feb 14, 3 - 5:30pm, Roundtable: Border Protests and Transnational Solidarities This roundtable will bring together activists and scholars from around the world to explore how are borders conceived of in different sites of struggles against racialized border violence, militarization, occupation, displacement, partition, and colonization. UC Davis Shrem Museum, Davis. FMI: sunainamaira@gmail.com

Wednesday, Feb 14, 4 - 5pm, Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Feb 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, Feb 21, 4 - 5pm, Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Feb 27, 4:30 - 6, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157; sacpeace@dcn.org

Wednesday, Feb 28, 4 - 5pm, Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595


March 2018 Sacramento Peace Events


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

Wednesday, Mar 7, 4 - 5pm, Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

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

Wednesday, Mar 14, 4 - 5pm, Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Mar 20, 4:30 - 6, 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, Mar 21, 4 - 5pm, Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Mar 27, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157; sacpeace@dcn.org

Wednesday, Mar 28, 4 - 5pm, Peace at Home, Peace Abroad. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Saturday, Mar 31, 10am - 6pm, 18th Annual Cesar Chavez March and Rally. Location TBA. FMI: 916-712-4251; lclaasacramentochapter@gmail.com

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)