44] Run for a cause – Mar. 26
46] Olney vigil to end the war – Mar. 26
47] Peace vigil in
48] Peace vigil at Capitol – Mar. 26
49] Monday Night Masters – Mar. 26
50] Sweet Honey in the Rock – Mar. 26
51] Poetic Journey – Mar. 27
52] Get on the bridge for peace – Mar. 27
53] A FILM UNFINISHED – Mar. 27
55] Green Forum – Mar. 27
56] Understanding Political Talk -- Mar. 27
57] Red Emma's Meeting – Mar. 27
58] Pentagon Vigil -– Mar. 28
44] – Advocates for Survivors of Torture and Trauma (ASTT, www.astt.org) is a "Run for a Cause" partner in the National
Marathon in D.C. It is also a local organization that provides counseling and other services (including expert testimony) for people who are seeking asylum in the after having suffered torture in their home countries. ASTT's running teams will include the range of runners - from world-class Ethiopian marathoners to the weekend warriors on relay teams. RUNNERS ARE NEEDED at 7 AM on Sat., Mar. 26 at the D.C. Armory. The fundraising goal for each runner is only $250, and you will get help to fundraise. Go to www.astt.org/TeamofStrength.html. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 410-464-9006. U.S.
45] – Join the Baltimore Food and Faith Project for a tour of three congregation and religious school vegetable gardens, followed by an instructional workshop about how to create a garden with your own faith community. This event includes lunch and transport. Meet at 10 AM on Sat., Mar. 26 at Govans Presbyterian Church,
5828 York Road. Call 410-502-5069.
46] – Friends House, 17715 Meeting House Rd., Sandy Spring, MD 20860, hosts a peace vigil every Saturday, 10
47] – 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 email@example.com.
48] – There will be a peace vigil on the West Lawn of the Capitol at noon on Mar. 26. Look for the blue banner with the message, "Seek Peace and Pursue It.--Psalms 34
49] – There will be an artists' reception on Sat., March 26 from 3 to 6 PM at Viva House,
50] – Sweet Honey in the Rock will perform on Sat., March 26 at 8 PM at the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Call 410-783-8000 or go to www.bsomusic.org. This a cappella ensemble creates music out of the rich textures of African-American legacy and traditions.
51] – On Sun., Mar. 27 at 10
52] – Maryland Bridges for Peace welcomes you to stand for peace Sundays from noon (or thereabouts) to 1 PM on the
53] – The Frederick Film Festival will showcase A FILM UNFINISHED on Sun., Mar. 27 at 2
54] – 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.
55] – A BALTIMORE GREEN FORUM, a monthly environmental education and discussion forum, takes place on Sun., Mar. 27 from 4 to 6
Mark Fisher, director, HARVEST CHAPEL MISSION, INC, is a structural engineer who has developed appropriate technologies for those in need around the world. Mark will explain, with some demonstration, technologies such as a simple hand "grinder" to the more complex "Empower-train", a prototype diesel/electric hybrid drive farm vehicle that runs on vegetable oil made right on the farm. A prototype vehicle was transported as checked baggage and re-assembled in
The Green Forum is held usually on the fourth Sunday of each month. Donations to
56] – On Sun., Mar. 27 at 6 PM, be at Protecting our Democracy
57] – Red Emma's needs volunteers. Stop in to the weekly Sunday meeting at 7 PM at
58] – 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., Mar. 28, and it is sponsored by the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker. Call 202-882-9649.
To be continued.