25] Film ON ONE FIELD – Feb. 17
26] Anti Wal-Mart film – Feb. 17
27] Film LIVE IN PEACE – Feb. 17
28] White House vigil – Feb. 18
30] WIB Roland Park vigil – Feb. 18
31] Justice for Palestine/Israel vigil – Feb. 18
32] Silent Vigil at
33] Walter Reed vigil – Feb. 18
34] Ballroom dancing – Feb. 18
35] Sowing organic seeds – Feb. 18
36] Farmers Market – Feb. 19
37] Wind energy petition drive – Feb. 19
38] Progressive Working Group discussion – Feb. 19
40] Olney vigil to end the war – Feb. 19
41] Peace vigil in
42] Protest products from Israeli settlements – Feb. 19
43] Peace vigil at Capitol – Feb. 19
44] Shout! Youth Summit 2011 – Feb. 19
45] African Burial Ground lecture – Feb. 19
46] Dealing ethically with human remains – Feb. 19
47] Gimme Shelter – Feb. 19
48] Autism book lecture – Feb. 20
49] Support African victims of trauma – Feb. 20
50] Get on the bridge for peace – Feb. 20
51] Teaching Peace conference – Feb. 20
53] Red Emma's Meeting – Feb. 20
54] Protest at the Pentagon – Feb. 21
55] Mass Movements tour – Feb. 21
56] Marc Steiner on WEAA – Feb. 21 – Feb. 24
57] Protest the death penalty – Feb. 21
58] Film "What's the Economy for, Anyway?"
59] Pledge of Resistance meeting – Feb. 21
60] – CPHA seeks bus riders
61] Get the CD Silence Is For Suckers
62] Buy Francis Boyle's book on Zionism
63] Fund Our Communities campaign
64] Submit articles to Indypendent Reader
65] Buy a copy of
66] Skippy and Jordy need homes
67] Donate books, videos, DVDs and records
69] Buy a red maple tree
70] Join Global Zero campaign
71] War Is Not the Answer signs for sale
72] Publish your peace article
73] Click on The Hunger Site
74] Fire & Faith
25] – On Fri., Feb. 4 at 8 PM there will be a screening of ON ONE FIELD, a documentary directed by Mauricio Osorio about the immigrants and refugees that get together and play soccer in Baltimore's Patterson Park. After the movie there will be a Q & A and a musical performance by Burundian singer and Baltimore refugee Didi B. Get over to the Creative
26] – There's a screening of "Wal-Mart the High Cost of Low Price" on Fri., Feb. 18 at 7 PM at the Plymouth Congregational Church, 5301 North Capitol St. NE, WDC. The documentary features the deeply personal stories and everyday lives of families and communities struggling to survive in a Wal-Mart world. Light refreshments will be provided, and a discussion about the impact Wal-Mart will have on the
27] – "Just to Live in Peace--Christians in the Holy Land" will be screened with a discussion to follow on Thurs., Feb. 17 from 7
28] – A peace vigil takes place every Friday from noon to 1 PM at
29] – Every Friday from noon to 1 PM, Women in Black, Baltimore, host a vigil at Pratt and Light Sts. in the
30] – There is also a noon vigil, weather permitting, on Fri., Feb. 18 at Roland Park Place at 830 W. 40th St. Call 410-467-9114.
31] – A vigil for Justice in Palestine/Israel (now in its 8th year) takes place every Friday from noon to 1 PM at 19th &
JFK Blvd., (across from Israeli Consulate. It is sponsored by Bubbies & Zaydes (Grandparents) for Peace in the Philadelphia Middle East. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Go to http://phillyjewishpeace.org/.
32] – There is a silent vigil on Fri., Feb. 18 from 5 to 6 PM outside of Homewood Friends Meeting, 3107 N. Charles St., in opposition to war in
33] – SHED LIGHT ON US WAR CASUALTIES
34] – There is an opportunity to participate in ballroom dancing, usually every Friday of the month, in the JHU ROTC Bldg. at 8 PM. Turn south on
35] – On Fri., Feb. 18 from 8 to 9
36] – Go to the West Baltimore Farmer's Market for fresh fruits, vegetables, breads and other treats every Saturday from 8 to noon. CPHA has worked with the West Baltimore Marc TOD and Transit Inc. (WBMTTI) to establish a Farmer's Market at the West Baltimore Marc Train stop at Smallwood Road at Franklin and Mulberry Sts. Since opening in June, over 300 people buy fresh groceries there every Saturday morning. WBMTTI will continue to include the community in the transit-oriented developments on the west side and continue to improve the area around "the highway to nowhere" until it becomes the highway to somewhere. Go to www.cphabaltimore.org.
37] – The
38] – Delegate Liz Bobo will join the Progressive Working Group in a discussion on legislation in Annapolis on Sat., Feb. 19 from 3 to 5 PM at the Oakland Mills Interfaith Center in the "The Quad" (Rooms 22 through 25), 5885 Robert Oliver Place, Columbia, Maryland. Also on the agenda will be the Progressive
39] – The DMV Peace Circle is sponsoring a Youth Summit on Sat., Feb. 19 from 10 AM to 4 PM at the Mary & Daniel Loughran Center, intersection of 14th St. and Clifton St. NW, WDC. The summit is one of four national Congresses sponsored by the Lideres program of NCLR and will focus on youth-led strategies for violence prevention. Youth, parents, and community members are welcome. Workshops will be followed by youth entertainment. Lunch will be provided to all registered participants. Contact Karla Acevedo at 339-224-7285 or email@example.com.
40] – Friends House, 17715 Meeting House Rd., Sandy Spring, MD 20860, hosts a peace vigil every Saturday, 10
41] – Each Saturday, 11 AM – 1 PM, Chester County Peace Movement holds a peace vigil in West Chester in front of the Chester County Courthouse, High & Market Sts. Go to www.ccpeace.org. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
42] – On Sat., Feb. 19 from 11 AM to 2 PM, help Build Peace by telling Trader Joe's Customers to avoid buying products made in illegal Israeli settlements. Support a BDS (Boycott, Divestment, Sanction) action at a local D.C. Trader Joe's at 25th & L
43] – There will be a peace vigil on the West Lawn of the Capitol at noon on Feb. 19. Look for the blue banner with the message, "Seek Peace and Pursue It.--Psalms 34
44] – Shout! Youth Summit 2011 is happening at the
45] – On Sat., Feb. 19 from 2 to 3 PM, writer and photographer Karen Juanita Carillo will talk about the importance of preserving Manhattan's African Burial Ground at the Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St. Go to www.walters.org. Call 410-547-9000.
46] – On Sat., Feb. 19 from 3
47] – Gimme Shelter Productions continues its efforts of doing consciousness/fundraising events for the homeless and the shelters. Join the group on Sat., Feb. 19 at 7
48] – On Sun., Feb. 20 at 10
"Listening to Autism" delivered by Mark Osteen, PhD. Prof.,
49] – On Sun., Feb. 20 from 11
50] – Maryland Bridges for Peace welcomes you to stand for peace Sundays from noon (or thereabouts) to 1 PM on the
51] – On Sun., Feb. 20 from 2 to 5 PM, you're invited to a community-wide conference on TEACHING PEACE at Friends Meeting School, 3232 Green Valley Road, Ijamsville, MD 21774. The school is about 20 miles north of
52] – Every Sunday, 4 to 5 PM, there is a Quaker Peace Vigil at Independence Mall, N. side of Market between 5th and 6th Sts., Philadelphia. Call 215-421-5811.
53] – Red Emma's needs volunteers. Stop in to the weekly Sunday meeting at 7 PM at
54] – There is a weekly Pentagon Peace Vigil from 7 to 8 AM on Mondays, since 1987, outside the Pentagon Metro stop. The next vigil is Mon., Feb. 21, and it is sponsored by the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker. Call 202-882-9649.
55] – Join a tour which highlights Leaders of Mass Movements for Freedom on Mon., Feb. 21 from 2 to 3 PM at the
56] – The Marc Steiner Show airs Monday through Thursday from 5 to 7 PM on WEAA 88.9 FM, The Voice of the Community, or online at www.weaa.org. The call-in number is 410-319-8888, and comments can also be sent by email to email@example.com. All shows are also available as podcasts at www.steinershow.org.
57] – There is usually a vigil to abolish the death penalty every Monday from 5 to 6 PM, outside the prison complex and across the street from Maryland's Super Max Prison, at the corner of Madison Ave. and Fallsway in
58] – On Mon., Feb, 21 at 7 PM at the New Deal Cafe, 113 Centerway (
59] – The Pledge of Resistance-Baltimore usually meets on Mondays at 7
60] – CPHA seeks bus riders
60] – Citizens Planning and Housing Association has a project
Director of Community Engagement, Bryan Alston, is still recruiting volunteers. If interested, email or call
61] Get the CD Silence Is For Suckers
61] – Ron Kipling Williams announced that his long awaited CD is out!!! Aware and Outraged - Silence is for Suckers is available for purchase at Red Emmas Bookstore & Coffeehouse, 800 St. Paul St., Baltimore 21202/410-230-0450 or go to www.redemmas.org; and Expressions Art & Custom Framing, 222 N. Paca St., Baltimore 21201/410-783-0195. You may also purchase it online at cdbaby at http://www.cdbaby.com/AlbumDetails.aspx?AlbumID=ronkiplingwilliams. Go to www.awareandoutraged.com.
62] – Clarity Press, Inc. is selling PROMOTING THE COLLAPSE OF ZIONISM
63] – Fund Our Communities campaign – is a new grass roots movement to get support from local organizations and communities to work together with their local and state elected officials to pressure Congresspersons and senators to join with Congresspersons Barney Frank and Ron Paul, who have endorsed a 25% cut to the federal military budget. Bring home the savings to state and county governments to meet the local needs which are under tremendous budget pressures. Go to www.OurFunds.org.
64] – The new Indypendent Reader is seeking articles for its web site at http://www.indyreader.org. Submit an article.
65] – Consider purchasing author Barry Clemson's book
66] – Skippy and Jordy are cats who need homes. A mother of too many cats writes "Skippy is a doll. He's a great guy and would be a good companion for someone. Jordy needs a special person who is experienced with cats and is willing to take the time to develop a bond with him. He's close to his mother, his rescuer, but no one else. He is gorgeous, with a beautiful long black silky coat. Let Max know if you might be interested in one of the cats—410-366-1637.
67] – If you would like to get rid of books, videos, DVDs or records, contact Max at 410-366-1637 or mobuszewski at verizon.net.
68] – There is a project to assist young refugees from
69] – I have one red maple tree for $5 from the Trees for
70] – Join an extraordinary global campaign for the elimination of nuclear weapons
71] – WAR IS NOT THE ANSWER signs from Friends Committee on National Legislation are again for sale at $5. To purchase a sign, call Max at 410-366-1637.
72] – Publish Your Peace Article. Daniel Frasier is soliciting peace articles for the biweekly series of commentaries Paths to Peace in the Frederick News Post Religion and Ethics section. For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
73] – The Hunger Site was initiated by Mercy Corps and Second Harvest, and is funded entirely by advertisers. You can go there every day and click the big yellow "Give Food for Free" button near the top of the page; you do not have to look at the ads. Each click generates funding for about 1.1 cups of food. So consider clicking.
74] – Go online for FIRE AND FAITH: The Catonsville Nine File. On May 17, 1968, nine people entered the Selective Service Offices in
75] – Peace Park Antinuclear Vigil takes place every day in Lafayette Park, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, 24 hours a day, since June 3, 1981. Go to http://prop1.org; call 202-682-4282.
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