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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.


April 2017 Sacramento Area Peace Events


Wednesday, Apr 26, 11am - 6pm, Rally & Senate Health Committee Hearing on SB 562, Healthy CA Act (single payer / healthcare for all), Sacramento Convention Center, 1400 J St, Sacramento, FMI: phillipkim@gmail.com

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

Wednesday, Apr 26, 7:15pm, Film: Awake, A Dream From Standing Rock portrays the story from the words and reflections of Indigenous Leaders and their allies, who traveled from around the globe to fight fossil fuel infrastructure and to stand in solidarity at Standing Rock. 1640 9th Ave, Sacramento. FMI: Sac Action for Latin America joan.kelly@att.net

Thursday, Apr 27, 3:30pm, From Palestine to Mexico all the walls have got to go! Richard Becker, director ANSWER Coalition, addresses the struggle to free Palestine, stopping U.S. Imperialism, and War in the Middle East. Sac State Alumni and immigrant rights activist, Yeimi Lopez, addresses May 1st mobilization and the struggle to fight racism. Library Gallery Annex, Sacramento State University, 6000 J St. FMI: Sac@ANSWERcoalition.org; 916.572.9680

Thursday, Apr 27, 6 - 8pm, Documentary Film & Panel Discussion: We are not strangers to this land: Untold stories of Dreamers. Maple Neighborhood Center.3301 37th Ave. Sacramento. FMI advocacy@lwvsacramento.org

Thursday, Apr 27, 6:30pm, Green Dems monthly meeting. SEIU, 1325 S St. Sacramento. FMI: 916-769-2857

Thursday, Apr 27, 6:45pm, Film: Years of Living Dangerously, episode 2 and "End of the Woods". Episode 1 will be available for a second showing for those who missed it! Food & drink are available for purchase. Free. Public House Theater, 5440 14th Ave, Sacramento. FMI: sacramentosierraclub@gmail.com.

Friday, Apr 28, 9am, Speak up about Delta Tunnels at Delta Stewardship Council meeting. Park Tower Plaza, 2nd Floor Conference Rm, 980 Ninth St. Sacramento, FMI: barbara@Restorethedelta.org, 209-479-2053

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 is also about making community connections and it becomes a canvas for collaboration across our various social movement work. Library Gallery, Sac State, 6000 J St., Sacramento. Click for hours. FMI: SabeelSacramento@gmail.com

Saturday, Apr 29, 1 - 3pm, Sac Transit Riders Union weekly meeting. 1714 Broadway, Sacramento. FMI: 916-572-7423

Saturday, Apr 29, 11am - 3pm, Sacramento joins the nationwide People’s Climate Mobilization. East Steps (back entrance) State Capitol, south of 12th & L., Sacramento. Music, information booths, performance, speakers. Contact: info@sacclimate.org

Saturday, Apr 29, 2 - 5pm, Green Party of Sacramento County: Monthly Council Meeting, 4540 American River Dr, Rm B7, Sacramento. FMI: nmcastorsilva@gmail.com

Sunday, Apr 30, 1 - 5:30pm, Canvassing for Single Payer Healthcare, SB 562, McClatchy Park, 3500 5th Ave, Sacramento, FMI: phillipkim@gmail.com


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

Wednesday, May 3, 8am - 5pm, California Rivers Day. Lobby day for rivers. FMI: 916.442.3155; tobybriggs@friendsoftheriver.org

Saturday, May 6, 1 - 3pm, Sac Transit Riders Union weekly meeting. 1714 Broadway, Sacramento. FMI: 916-572-7423

Sunday, May 7, 12:30pm Protest Celebrate [Apartheid] Israel event being held this year at the Scottish Rite, 6151 H St. (north of Sac State). There is nothing to celebrate about Israel's brutal occupation, abuse of Palestinian political prisoners, shoot-to-kill policies, violent repression of non-violent activism, and other abuses of human rights and international law. Meet at H St. & Carlson Dr., Sacramento. FMI: SacReg4PalestinanRights@gmail.com; 916-448-7157

Sunday, May 7, 4 - 6pm, SacPeace Annual Member Meeting. Potluck, speaker on Plan Merida, and discussion of Trump's initiatives. Please bring a dish to share, and your own plate, mug, and utensils; dessert and beverages drinks provided. 909 12th St, Sacramento. FMI: sacpeace@dcn.org, 916-448-7157.

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

Thursday, May 11, 6:30pm, SacPeace Board meeting, 909 12th St, Sac. Members welcome. FMI: 916-448-7157 sacpeace@dcn.org

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.

Saturday, May 13, 9am - 3pm, Community Forum: Leading the Way to Carbon Zero with keynote Alex Steffen, author of Carbon Zero: Imagining Cities that can Save the Planet. McGeorge Law School, 3200 5th Ave., Sacramento. FMI: info@350sacramento.org

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

Thursday, May 25, 6:30pm, Green Dems monthly meeting. SEIU, 1325 S St. Sacramento. FMI: 916-769-2857

Monday, May 29, 1 - 4pm, Guatemala Friends Scholarship Program Handicraft Sale. Men’s 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


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

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

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

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

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)