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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.


December 2016 Sacramento Area Peace Events


Saturday, Dec 10, 12noon, Join the Sacramento Mass March against Donald Trump. Meet at Southside Park, 2115 6th St, Sacramento. To endorse and more info: Sac@Answercoalition.org

Saturday, Dec 10, 2 - 5pm, Amnesty International Write for Rights event. Celebrate Human Rights Day by writing letters in support of prisoners of conscience, human rights defenders and others at risk of human rights violations. Background information and all writing materials will be provided. Luna's, 1414 16th St, Sacramento. FMI: amnestysacramento@gmail.com

Monday, Dec 12, 3 - 5pm, Join Northern Calif. Activists United Against Drone Warfare at Beale AFB Wheatland gate 3960 S. Beale Rd. @ Ostrom Rd, Marysville monthly protest, followed by potluck and camping at the main gate, 4675 N. Beale Rd. Sacramento carpools: 916-284-0944, barry3355@gmail.com. FMI: 510-215-5974, ratherbenyckeling@comcast.net

Monday, Dec 12, 5:30pm, Tell Sacramento Regional Transit to prioritize companies that are local and not involved in human rights violations for its next private security contractor. 1400 29th St, Sacramento. Visit SacRideHuman.org. SacRideHuman@gmail.com

Tuesday, Dec 13, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 6 - 8am, Join Northern Calif. Activists United Against Drone Warfare at Beale AFB Main gate, 4675 N. Beale Rd, Marysville, monthly protest. Sacramento carpools: 916-284-0944, barry3355@gmail.com. FMI: 510-215-5974, ratherbenyckeling@comcast.net

Wednesday, Dec 14, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Tuesday, Dec 20, Registration deadline for Settler Colonialism class, see Jan 16.

Tuesday, Dec 20, 4 - 5:30pm, 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, Dec 21, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Dec 21, 5:30 - 7pm, Standing with Muslims Against Islamophobia and Racism. Join Jewish Voice for Peace and the Council on American Islamic Relations in saying No to Islamophobia, No to racism and YES to Justice! West Steps, Sate Capitol, 1310 10th St. Sacramento. FMI: sacramento@jewishvoiceforpeace.org

Tuesday, Dec 27, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Dec 28, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595


January 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


Tuesday, Jan 3, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

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

Saturday, Jan 7, 10am - 1pm, Sacramento You're on Notice. Black Lives Matter Sacramento action at Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency, 801 12th St., 630 I St, Sacramento. FMI: sacramento@blacklivesmatter.com; 916-581-0061

Monday, Jan 9, 5:30pm, Tell Sacramento Regional Transit to not prohibit advertising for the dissemination, debate, and/or discussion of public issues. RT is proposing to allow alcohol ads while it restricts ads that address public issues. 1400 29th St, Sacramento.

Tuesday, Jan 10, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Jan 11, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Monday, Jan 16, 1:30 - 2:50pm, Settler Colonialism and Indigenous Resistance in a Comparative Global Context course starts. This seminar will provide a broad overview of the history of settler colonialism and indigenous movements to resist the settler state. It will be based around three case studies of settler colonialism: South Africa, Palestine/Israel, and the American West. Sacramento City College, 3835 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento. FMI: (916) 558-2351

Tuesday, Jan 17, 4 - 5:30pm, 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, Jan 18, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Jan 18, 7pm, No Child Behind Bars: Living Resistance from the US to Palestine, featuring Amanda Weatherspoon, Unitarian Universalist minister whose ministry is centered on collective liberation and 15 year old Ahed Tamimi from Nabi Saleh, Palestine. Unitarian Universalist Society , 2425 Sierra Blvd Sacramento FMI: UUJMESac@gmail.com

Saturday, Jan 21, Change Fest: a Climate Mobilization. Music, workshops, performances, speakers, dance, information, food. Event will close with a march to surround the petroleum industry. South Steps, State Capitol, 10th & N Streets, Sacramento. FMI: info@saclimate.org

Saturday, Jan 21, Women's March on Sacramento. Time & details TBA. FMI: info@sactakebackthenight.org

Saturday, Jan 21, 6 - 8pm, Black Lives Matter Sacramento Open Meeting. Wellspring Women's Center, 3414 4th Ave, Sacramento. FMI: sacramento@blacklivesmatter.com; 916-581-0061

Tuesday, Jan 24, 4:30 - 6pm, Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. 916-448-7157.

Wednesday, Jan 25, 4 - 5pm, No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

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

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)