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.   


September 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


Tuesday, Sep 19, 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, Sep 20, 4 - 5pm , No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Thursday, Sep 21, 7 - 9pm , Scott Nappolos kicks off the fall Marxist School Point of View Speaker Series with a presentation on Rebellion in Patagonia, by Osvaldo Bayer, a moving and nuanced study of strikes led by the powerful labor union FORA against the despotic landowners and industrialists of Argentina’s Patagonia region in 1921–1922. Sierra 2 Center, 2791 24th St, Sacramento, CA 95818, Room 9. FMI: 916-835-4330; Info@MarxistSchool.org

Sunday, Sep 24, 4 - 5:30pm , Concert Across America to End Gun Violence with the Sacramento Children’s Chorus & Sacramento Gay Men’s Chorus. Free admission. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1300 N St., Sacramento. FMI: Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence CABrady@live.com; 916-849-2284

Monday, Sep 25, 3 - 5pm , Join Northern Calif. Activists United Against Drone Warfare at Beale AFB, Main Gate, 4675 N. Beale Rd., near Marysville, monthly 2 day protest, followed by potluck and camping at the main gate. FMI: Sacramento: 916-284-0944, bbinks@comcast.net; Nevada County: 941-320-0291.

Tuesday, Sep 26, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157; sacpeace@dcn.org

Tuesday, Sep 26, 6 - 8am , Join Northern Calif. Activists United Against Drone Warfare at Beale AFB, Main Gate, 4675 N. Beale Rd., near Marysville, followed by debriefing & breakfast in Marysville cafe. FMI: Sacramento: 916-284-0944, bbinks@comcast.net; Nevada County: 941-320-0291;

Wednesday, Sep 27, 4 - 5pm , No New Wars, No Killer Drones. Sac Veterans for Peace weekly vigil, 15th & L, Sacramento. All welcome. FMI: 916-456-4595

Wednesday, Sep 27, 6 - 8:30pm , Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) Community Meeting. Unitarian Universalist Society of Sacramento, 2425 Sierra Blvd in Sacramento. FMI: surjsacramento@gmail.com

Thursday, Sep 28, 6:30 - 9:30pm , Wild and Scenic Film Festival. 24th St Theater, Sierra 2, 2791 24th St. Sacramento. FMI: sacramentosierraclub@gmail.com

Thursday, Sep 28, 6:30pm - , Green Democrats of Sacramento County Monthly meeting. SEIU Local 1000, 1807 13th St. Sacramento but location may change. Check facebook page for updates. FMI: 916.317.2497; 916-769-2857.

Friday, Sep 29, 8:30am , Justice for Armani Lee. He Needs Court Support. Show Up! Superior Court, 720 9th St, Sacramento. FMI: 916-581-0061; sacramento@blacklivesmatter.com


October 2017 Sacramento Peace Events


Sunday, Oct 1, 4pm - 7pm , Green and Just Economy: Lessons from the Zapatistas exploring the agro-ecological, social, and economic practices that have improved the lives of people in the Zapatista communities of southern Mexico. Help at the farm 4-5pm, discussion 5-7pm, Yisrael Family Farm, 4505 Roosevelt Ave. Sacramento. FMI: joannfuller44@gmail.com

Tuesday, Oct 3, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157; sacpeace@dcn.org

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

Thursday, Oct 5, - , CodePink Fall Drone Resistance Week at Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, Nevada. Goes thru Oct 12. Carpools from the Bay Area and Sacramento. FMI: ratherbenyckeling@comcast.net, 510-215-5974.

Tuesday, Oct 10, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157; sacpeace@dcn.org

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

Saturday, Oct 14, 5:30pm , Take Back the Night to end sexual and gender-based violence. Speakers & resource fair at Sacramento Native American Health Center, 2020 J St, Sacramento. March through Midtown at 8pm. FMI: info@sactakebackthenight.org

Sunday, Oct 15, 11am - 5:30pm , 16th Annual Freethought Day Festival, a celebration of secularism, church-state separation and rational thought, combining the fun and festivity of a fair with the education and activism of a conference. North Steps, State Capitol, 11th & L Sts. Sacramento. FMI including about tabling: 209-610-0651 or chair@FreethoughtDay.org.

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

Tuesday, Oct 24, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157; sacpeace@dcn.org

Wednesday, Oct 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, Oct 31, 4:30 - 6pm , Stop U.S. militarism and wars now! Weekly Vigil. 16th & J, Sacramento. FMI: 916-448-7157; sacpeace@dcn.org