50] DC Vote in
51] Peace vigil in
52] Celebrate museum's sixth anniversary – June 25-26
53] Peace vigil at Capitol – June 25
54] Nuclear Abolition Day -- June 25 – 26
55] Alternatives to Violence -- June 25 – July 16
56] Orioles v. Reds – June 25
57] American Ethical
58] Seeds of Peace Festival – June 26
59] Get on Bridge for peace – June 26
60] Protest at Saudi Embassy – June 26
61] Parade Prep Party – June 26
64] Red Emma's Meeting – June 26
65] Pentagon Vigil – June 27
67] Tracking Technologies – June 27
69] Feline Rescue Association
70] Support triathlete who is raising funds in fight against cancer
71] Can you host a teen from
72] Sign up with
73] Fund Our Communities campaign
74] Submit articles to Indypendent Reader
75] Donate books, videos, DVDs and records
77] Buy a red maple tree
78] Join Global Zero campaign
79] War Is Not the Answer signs for sale
80] Publish your peace article
81] Click on The Hunger Site
82] Fire & Faith
50] – Join Mayor Vincent Gray, D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, DC Vote and others on Sat., June 25 from 11 AM to 1 PM for the White House Rally for DC Democracy at
A number of people have expressed an interest in risking arrest. If interested, email Jen Matson at email@example.com.
51] – 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.
52] – The
53] – There will be a peace vigil on the West Lawn of the Capitol at noon on June 25. Look for the blue banner with the message, "Seek Peace and Pursue It.--Psalms 34
54] – Nuclear Abolition Day runs from Sat., June 25 through noon on Sun., June 26. The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) sponsors this global day of action to call for a treaty to outlaw and eliminate nuclear weapons. On June 25, leaders from the
55] – Alternatives to Violence with Colman McCarthy is happening for The 21st Annual Summer Course on Alternatives to Violence with Colman McCarthy takes place on Saturdays, and goes from June 25 through July 16, 1 PM to 3 PM in the Ibrahim El-Hibri Building, 3rd Floor, 1420 16th St. NW,
56] – On Sat., June 25, get a ticket to the 7
57] – On Sun., June 26 at 10
58] – The Seeds of Peace Festival will take place on Sun., June 26 from noon to 4 PM at One Wisdom Fellowship, 500 E. 39th St. Enjoy live music, a drumming circle, poetry readings, children's activities and more. Anyone doing community work can have a table or tent space. Call 410.584.2574 or email email@example.com.
59] – Maryland Bridges for Peace welcomes you to stand for peace Sundays from noon (or thereabouts) to 1 PM on the
60] – On Sun., June 26 at 1
61] – There will be a "Parade Preparation Party" [for the Takoma Park's 4th of July event] on Sun., June 26 from 2 - 5 PM at the Quaker meetinghouse, 2303 Metzerott Rd., Adelphi, MD. The group is signed up for the parade as Public Citizen and Peace and Justice Coalition of
62] – Attend a benefit for the Tahirih Justice Center on Sun., June 26 from 3 to 5 PM at the home of Colleen Coyle and Chris Lyons and listen to a Tahirih client share her incredibly powerful story. The address is
63] – Every Sunday, 4 to 5 PM, there is a Quaker Peace Vigil at Independence Mall, N. side of Market between 5th and 6th Sts.,
64] – Red Emma's needs volunteers. Stop in to the weekly Sunday meeting at 7 PM at
65] – 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., June 27, and it is sponsored by the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker. Call 202-882-9649.
67] – Join the Center for American Progress and Common Sense Media for a special presentation of Tracking
68] – The National Iranian American Council invites you to hear on Mon., June 27 from noon to 1 PM, Roberto Toscano, former Italian ambassador to Iran, who will address "Iran
69] – Join the Feline Rescued Association for same-day cat and kitten adoptions. All cats are locally-rescued, spayed/neutered, vaccinated, and micro chipped. This happens at the Petco Store,
70] – Susan Ingram is in training for the Iron Girl Columbia Triathlon set for Aug. 21 at Centennial Lake in Columbia. She is doing the race to help me recuperate and get back in shape after suffering a broken right arm/shoulder in January. She has registered to raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and is racing in honor of her mom and dad, Tom and Margaret Ingram. Both of my parents fought cancer. Mom survived. Dad did not. Susan is blogging at her newspaper
71] – Can you act as a Host Family for
72] – The
73] – 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.
74] – The new Indypendent Reader is seeking articles for its web site at http://www.indyreader.org. Submit an article.
75] – If you would like to get rid of books, videos, DVDs or records, contact Max at 410-366-1637 or mobuszewski at verizon.net.
76] – There is a project to assist young refugees from
77] – I have a red maple tree for sale for $5 from the Trees for
78] – Join an extraordinary global campaign for the elimination of nuclear weapons
79] – 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.
80] – 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.
81] – 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.
82] – Go online for FIRE AND FAITH: The Catonsville Nine File. On May 17, 1968, nine people entered the Selective Service Offices in
83] – 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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