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.   


May 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


Wednesday, May 24, 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 24, 6 - 8:30pm , Showing up for Racial Justice (SURJ) Community Meeting. New member orientation and potluck start at 6; general meeting starts at 6:30pm. Unitarian Universalists, 2425 Sierra Blvd, Sacramento. FMI: surjSacramento@gmail.com

Thursday, May 25, 6:45pm , Film: This Changes Everything. Inspired by Naomi Kleinís bestseller, this documentary presents seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines, from Montanaís Powder River Basin to the Alberta Tar Sands, from the coast of South India to Beijing and beyond. Free Public House Theater, 5440 14th Ave., Sacramento. FMI: SacramentoSierraClub@gmail.com

Monday, May 29, 1 - 4pm , Guatemala Friends Scholarship Program Handicraft Sale. Menís Shirts, Blouses, Huipiles, Purses, Bamboo Scarves, Shawls, Cutting Boards, Puzzles and more. Benefiting students in Guatemala and local undocumented students. Light Refreshments. Sacramento Friends Meeting, 890 57th St.Sacramento. FMI: dforestvil@aol.com

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

Wednesday, May 31, 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 31, 6:30pm - , Free film: After Spring sponsored by the International Rescue Committee & Amnesty International. Visit the Zaatari Camp in Jordan and meet the real people impacted by the Syrian refugee crisis. Theatre, 2791 24th St, Sacramento. FMI amnestysacramento@gmail.com


June 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


Friday, Jun 2, 7pm - , Bon Voyage Party for Estevan Hernandez and BBQ fundraiser for the ANSWER Coalition. Music, food, drinks, raffle, speeches and outdoor party! 2860 Florin Road, Sacramento. FMI: Sac@ANSWERCoalition.org; (916) 572-9680

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

Wednesday, Jun 7, 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 8, 6:30pm , SacPeace Board meeting, 909 12th St, Sac. Members welcome. FMI: 916-448-7157 sacpeace@dcn.org

Friday, Jun 9, 6pm - , Dr. Alice Rothchild speaks about her new book, Condition Critical: Life and Death in Palestine that includes descriptions and analytical essays that explore everyday life in Israel, East Jerusalem, the West Bank, and Gaza up close. Avid Reader, 1925 Broadway, Sacramento. FMI: sacramento@jewishvoiceforpeace.org

Saturday, Jun 10, 5 - 9pm , 2nd Saturday Exhibit: Photography by Bethlehem students. First United Methodist Church, 2100 J St. Sacramento. FMI: SacramentoBethlehem@yahoo.com

Saturday, Jun 10, 9:30am - 12:30pm , No Hate, No Fear! We say Muslims are welcome here Fountains at Roseville 1013 Galleria Boulevard, Roseville. FMI Sac@ANSWERCoalition.org; 916-572-9680.

Saturday, Jun 10, 9:45am - 12noon , Citizen's Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting. National Speaker/National Actions. Discussion. Refreshments. Local Action. If you can't join us in person, you can call in from anywhere: 866-642-1665 passcode 440699. 1824 Tribute Road, Sacramento. FMI:707-845-1216; joincclsac@gmail.com.

Sunday, Jun 11, 2pm , Film: Awake: a Dream from Standing Rock, with discussion by local activists who joined the resistance to the North Dakota Access Pipeline, 909 12th St, Sac. Free, refreshments; if you wish, bring a snack to share. FMI: SacPeace@dcn.org; 916-448-7157.

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

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

Friday, Jun 23, 4:30 - 6pm , Al Quds Rally to support the rights of the Palestinian people. 16th & J Streets, Sacramento. FMI: k.booker313@gmail.com

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

Wednesday, Jun 28, , Save the date: Film Salt of the Sea. Free. UU 2425 Sierra Blvd. Sacramento. FMI uujmeSac@gmail.com

Wednesday, Jun 28, 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 29, 6:30pm , Green Dems monthly meeting. SEIU, 1325 S St. Sacramento. FMI: 916-769-2857


July 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


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

Wednesday, Jul 12, 4 - 5pm , No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Jul 19, 4 - 5pm , No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Jul 26, 4 - 5pm , No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595