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.   


March 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


Thursday, Mar 23, 11am - 1pm , Power (to the People) Lunch Break! See March 30.

Friday, Mar 24, 10am - 3pm , California Immigrant Worker Rights & Defense Training). Sacramento Central Labor Council, 2840 El Centro Rd., Sacramento. RSVP: tamie@sacramentolabor.org

Saturday, Mar 25, 10am , 17th Annual Cesar Chavez March. Support workers right to organize, boycott & fight back! Southside Park, 6th & T, Sacramento. Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LACLA) FMI: 916-717-2010

Sunday, Mar 26, 1 - 5pm , Green Party of Sacramento County: Monthly Council Meeting, election for council vacancy, 4540 American River Dr, Rm B7, Sacramento, FMI: nmcastorsilva@gmail.com

Monday, Mar 27, 3 - 5pm , Join Northern California activist against drone warfare at Beale Air Force Base, Wheatland gate, 3960 S. Beale Rd, Marysville. Potluck and camping afterwards. Carpools from Sacramento & FMI: 916.284-0944; barry3355@gmail.com

Tuesday, Mar 28, 12 - 1pm , Resistance Tuesdays: Congressman McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville, see April 25 for details. FMI: patandbarb100@gmail.com

Tuesday, Mar 28, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

Tuesday, Mar 28, 6 - 8am , Join Northern California activist against drone warfare at Beale Air Force Base, 4675 N. Beale Rd, Marysville. Carpools from Sacramento & FMI: 916.284-0944; barry3355@gmail.com

Wednesday, Mar 29, 12 noon , Join two day action in solidarity with marginalized communities. See March 30.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 4 - 5pm , No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Mar 29, 6 - 8:30pm , Fossil Capitalism and The Crisis of the Earth System: Is climate change real? Of course! Is the system rigged? Of course! Join us for discussion of how we got here and where we can go. Suggested Readings. Colonial Heights Library, 4799 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento. FMI: DeRigTheSystem@Gmail.com

Wednesday, Mar 29, 6:30pm , Sacramento Move to Amend monthly meeting - come join the grassroots movement to end corporate rule and legalize democracy, by amending the US Constitution to make clear that corporations are not people and money is not free speech. Free, light refreshments served. 1404 Burnett Way, Sacramento. FMI: 916-318-8040; shelly@movetoamend.org

Thursday, Mar 30, 11am - 1pm , Power (to the People) Lunch Break! Join us each week as we make calls related to urgent issues both locally and nationally. We provide a hot vegan lunch, scripts & phone numbers. 1404 Burnett Way, Sacramento. FMI: 916-318-8040; shelly@movetoamend.org

Thursday, Mar 30, 12 noon - , Join action in solidarity with marginalized communities whose voices are dismissed and silenced. We stand against bigotry, racism, hatred, and discrimination. Library quad, Sac State, 6000 J St, Sacramento. FMI: info.lovenhope4all@gmail.com

Thursday, Mar 30, 5:30pm , Information Session on Immigrant Rights: your legal rights when stopped by immigration officers; ways to obtain legal status; how to protect your children and property if you face deportation. McGeorge School of Law Student Center, 3200 5th Ave. Sacramento. FMI: clsmcg@pacific.edu; 916-340-6080.

Friday, Mar 31, , Van pools forming to Protest drone warfare at Creech Air Force Base, Indian Springs, Nevada. See April 29. FMI: ratherbenyckeling@comcast.net, 510-215-5974.


April 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


Saturday, Apr 1, , April photographic exhibit Up Against the Wall. See 4-29.

Saturday, Apr 1, , ACLU of California Conference & Lobby Day. See 4/3

Sunday, Apr 2, , ACLU of California Conference & Lobby Day. See 4/3

Monday, Apr 3, , ACLU of California Conference & Lobby Day. Holiday Inn Capitol Plaza, 300 J St. Sacramento. FMI: smedeiros@aclunc.org; 415-621-2493 x386

Tuesday, Apr 4, 12 - 1pm , Resistance Tuesdays: Congressman McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville, see April 25 for details. FMI: patandbarb100@gmail.com

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

Wednesday, Apr 5, 11:30am - 1pm , Rally & March to Stop the Fees! Protect CA Students! Join faculty, students and community allies from across California to support public higher education for all California students. Rose Garden, Capitol Park, 1301 L St. Sacramento. RSVP for transportation and lunch: GRO@calfac.org

Wednesday, Apr 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, Apr 5, 6pm - , Peace & Freedom Party monthly meeting. 2860 Florin Rd. Sacramento. FMI: 916-456-4595; reigers@earthlink.net

Thursday, Apr 6, 4:30pm , Tell our university to stop partnering up with corporations that are complicit in human rights violations. #CSUSDivest. Redwood Rm, University Union, Sac State, 6000 J St. Sacramento. FMI: csussjp@gmail.com; 916-932-6603.

Saturday, Apr 8, , April photographic exhibit Up Against the Wall. See 4-29.

Saturday, Apr 8, 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.

Tuesday, Apr 11, 12 - 1pm , Resistance Tuesdays: Congressman McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville, see April 25 for details. FMI: patandbarb100@gmail.com

Tuesday, Apr 11, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

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

Friday, Apr 14, , Break up with your Megabank Day. Davis activists are calling on individuals and businessess throughout the region to collectively close bank accounts on April 14th with the Wall Street Banks that are funding the Dakota Access Pipeline and other pipelines. Pledge form and resources sheet. FMI: nicholasbuxton@gmail.com

Saturday, Apr 15, , April photographic exhibit Up Against the Wall. See 4-29.

Tuesday, Apr 18, 12 - 1pm , Resistance Tuesdays: Congressman McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville, see April 25 for details. FMI: patandbarb100@gmail.com

Tuesday, Apr 18, 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.

Thursday, Apr 20, 7pm , Cynthia Kaufman discusses her book: Ideas for Action: Relevant Theory for Radical Change, 2nd Ed. Sierra 2, Rm. 12, 2791 24th St, Sacramento. FMI: 916-835-4330; info@marxistschool.org

Saturday, Apr 22, , April photographic exhibit Up Against the Wall. See 4-29.

Saturday, Apr 22, 6pm , Pastors for Peace speaker Manolo de los Santos on Cuba. Potluck and program, $10 suggested donation. Southside Park CoHousing, Common House, 434 T St., Sacramento. FMI: sala@zsc.org.

Sunday, Apr 23, - , 3rd annual Shut Down Creech. 4/23-29; see 4/29.

Sunday, Apr 23, 11am - 4pm , Sacramento Earth Day, Southside Park, 7th & T Sts. Sacramento. FMI: 916-444-0022; office@ecosacramento.net.

Tuesday, Apr 25, 12 - 1pm , Resistance Tuesdays during the 1st 100 days of Trump. Peaceful gathering outside Congressman Tom McClintock’s office, 2200 Douglas Blvd, Roseville to protest McClintock’s support of Trump administration and unconstitutional edicts. (Please do not park in private lot at 2200 Douglas; park on street behind or in another lot.) Contact: patandbarb100@gmail.com

Tuesday, Apr 25, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157.

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

Saturday, Apr 29, , Shut down Creek AFB. April 23-29. Indian Springs, Nevada. For van pool info: ratherbenyckeling@comcast.net; 510-215-5974

Saturday, Apr 29, - , Up Against the Wall: A photographic installation by artist and photographer, Flo Razowsky, that visually explores "separation walls" and border structures and their effects on people and land. The exhibit also about making community connections and it becomes a canvas for collaboration across our various social movement work. Check CSUS University Library Gallery/for times. Special events & FMI: SabeelSacramento@gmail.com

Saturday, Apr 29, 10am - 3pm , Sacramento joins the nationwide People’s Climate Mobilization. West Steps State Capitol, 1315 10th St., Sacramento. Music, information booths, performance, speakers. Contact: info@saclimate.org


May 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


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

Wednesday, May 3, 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 3, 6pm , Peace & Freedom Party monthly meeting. 2860 Florin Rd. Sacramento. FMI: 916-456-4595; reigers@earthlink.net

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

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

Saturday, May 13, 9:30am - 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.

Tuesday, May 16, 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, May 17, 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 17, 4 - 5pm , No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Thursday, May 18, 7pm , Forum on water issues – drought, tunnels, pollution. Sierra 2, Rm 9, 2791 24th St, Sacramento. FMI: 916-835-4330; info@marxistschool.org

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

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

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


June 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


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

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.

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

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