29] Ecumenical Advocacy Days – Mar. 25
30] Strategies for Transforming Conflicts – Mar. 25
31] White House vigil – Mar. 25
33] WIB Roland Park vigil – Mar. 25
34] Justice for Palestine/Israel vigil – Mar. 25
35] Silent vigil at
36] Vigil to End the Wars – Mar. 25
37] Terrorism against
38] Hiroshima/Nagasaki meeting – Mar. 25
39] Torture – Mar. 25
40] Walter Reed vigil – Mar. 25
41] Ballroom dancing – Mar. 25
42] Environmental film – Mar. 25
43] Farmers Market – Mar. 26
29] – From Fri., Mar. 25 through Mon., Mar. 28, catch Ecumenical Advocacy Days in Washington, DC, a high impact weekend sponsored by national Christian denominations and organizations working ecumenically. It is grounded in the shared traditions of justice, peace and integrity of creation. The goal is to mobilize for advocacy on a wide variety of
30] – Strategies for Transforming Conflicts - Middle East, Palestine/Israel will be introduced on Fri., Mar. 25 at 9
:30 AM at Search for Common Ground, 4th floor, 1601 Connecticut Ave., NW, Dupont Metro North Exit, WDC. The JOHAN GALTUNG WORKSHOPS & LECTURE/RECEPTION with Diane Perlman has the theme Outside the Box Strategies for Transforming Seemingly Intractable Conflicts. There are several workshops with a lecture/reception from 4 :15 to 5 :30 PM. The cost is $60.
Dr. Johan Galtung is a pioneer in peace research and conflict transformation, founder and co-director of Transcend, originator of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in
Europe. Diane Perlman, PhD is a clinical and political psychologist, Visiting Scholar Institute of Conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason U., a member of Transcend, Mediators Beyond Borders, and Psychologists for Social Responsibility, and Abolition 2000. To reserve a space, email EnduringSecurity@gmail.com or call 202 775 0777.
32] – Every Friday from noon to 1 PM, Women in Black, Baltimore, host a vigil at Pratt and Light Sts. in the
34] – 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/.
35] – There is a silent vigil on Fri., Mar. 25 from 5 to 6 PM outside of Homewood Friends Meeting, 3107 N. Charles St., in opposition to war in
36] – On the last Friday of the month, join a vigil, Mar. 25, from 5 to 6 PM at Broad & Arch Sts.,
37] – On Fri., Mar, 25 at 7 PM, the Cuban Interests Section in Washington, DC and the Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela presents Voices from the Other Side
38] – The initial meeting of the Hiroshima/Nagasaki Peace Committee will be held on Fri., Mar. 25 at Peace House,
39] – On Fri., Mar. 25, 7 to 9 PM, Torture
Ray McGovern is a former Army infantry/intelligence officer and then a CIA analyst for a total of 30 years, Ray has been showing how our government lost its very soul when it blessed torture. Such abuse is one of the "accumulated evils" which the post-WWII
40] – The Walter Reed Vigil continues on Fridays from 7 to 9 PM at the Hospital,
41] – 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
42] – The 2011 Environmental Film Festival in the Nation's Capital will show the movie "We Still Live Here
43] – 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.
To be continued.