25] Say NO to Republican Cuts – Feb. 24
26] Desegregation in
27] Family Tree hosts Happy Hour – Feb. 24
28] MICA-Nicaragua collaboration – Feb. 24
29] White House vigil – Feb. 25
31] WIB Roland Park vigil – Feb. 25
32] Justice for Palestine/Israel vigil – Feb. 25
33] Webinar on the budget – Feb. 25
34] Silent vigil at
35] Vigil to End the Wars – Feb. 25
36] Imam to lecture on Islam – Feb. 25
37] Walter Reed vigil – Feb. 25
38] Ballroom dancing – Feb. 25
39] Farmers Market – Feb. 26
40] Olney vigil to end the war – Feb. 26
41] Peace vigil in
42] Peace vigil at Capitol – Feb. 26
44] Spiritualism – Feb. 27
45] Get on the bridge for peace – Feb. 27
46] UnblockAID Gaza! – Feb. 27
48] Imam discusses Islam – Feb. 27
50] Green Forum – Feb. 27
51] UW Human Rights Dinner – Feb. 27
52] Gimme Shelter feeds the hungry – Feb. 27
53] Red Emma's Meeting – Feb. 27
54] Protest at the Pentagon – Feb. 29
25] – Say no to Republican budget cuts on Thurs., Feb. 24 at noon outside Sen. Benjamin Cardin's District Office, 100 S. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21201. In dozens of state legislatures and in Congress, Republicans are proposing massive cuts to education, police, emergency responders, and vital human services, instead of asking big corporations and millionaires to pay their fair share. This is a moment for national action, so Move On is holding Invest in America speak-outs on Thursday and will follow them up with rallies in all 50 state capitals on Sat., Feb. 26.
To sign up for this event go to the following link
26] – Howell Baum, architecture professor, lectures on race and desegregation Baltimore history at 4 PM on Thurs., Feb. 24 in the Albin O. Kuhn Gallery, UMBC, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Catonsville. Call 410-455-3827. Go to www.aok.lib.umbc.edu/gallery.
27] – The Family Tree, a child abuse prevention organization, presents a Happy Hour for people who might be interested in volunteering with the group and doing outreach. Be there on Thurs., Feb. 24 from 5
28] – A Nicaraguan poet Lloyd Brooks will perform, and five short films made by a collaboration between MICA and Estelí, Nicaragua will be shown starting at 7 PM at Bohemian Coffee Shop, 1821 N. Charles St. Call 410-400-0022.
29] – A peace vigil takes place every Friday from noon to 1 PM at
30] – Every Friday from noon to 1 PM, Women in Black, Baltimore, host a vigil at Pratt and Light Sts. in the
31] – There is also a noon vigil, weather permitting, on Fri., Feb. 25 at Roland Park Place at 830 W. 40th St. Call 410-467-9114.
32] – 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 email@example.com. Go to http://phillyjewishpeace.org/.
33] – Learn more about 2011 and 2012 budget proposals. The Coalition on Human Needs is hosting a webinar on "A Better Budget for All
34] – There is a silent vigil on Fri., Feb. 25 from 5 to 6 PM outside of Homewood Friends Meeting, 3107 N. Charles St., in opposition to war in
35] Vigil to End the Wars – Feb. 25
35] – On the last Friday of the month, join a vigil, Feb. 25, from 5 to 6 PM at Broad & Arch Sts.,
36] – THE MALAYSIA-AMERICA SOCIETY and others invite you to attend "Islam in a Multicultural World Experiences from Malaysia and the United States" on Fri., Feb. 25 from 6
There is free parking at
37] – SHED LIGHT ON US WAR CASUALTIES
38] – 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
39] – 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.
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] – There will be a peace vigil on the West Lawn of the Capitol at noon on Feb. 26. Look for the blue banner with the message, "Seek Peace and Pursue It.--Psalms 34
43] – The
44] – On Sun., Feb. 27 at 10
45] – Maryland Bridges for Peace welcomes you to stand for peace Sundays from noon (or thereabouts) to 1 PM on the
46] – On Sun., Feb. 27 at 1 PM, join the Committee for Palestinian Rights for a discussion UnblockAID Gaza! with activists who sailed aboard the Jewish boat to
A similar event will take place from 4 to 6 PM on Feb. 27 at Busboys and Poets,
47] – Consider attending a book-reading, signing, and
48] – On Sun., Feb. 27 from 4 to 5
49] – 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.
50] Green Forum – Feb. 27
50] – A BALTIMORE GREEN FORUM, a monthly environmental education and discussion forum, takes place on Sun., Feb. 27 from 4 to 6
Dannielle Lipinski, Maryland League of Conservation Voters, will talk about the environmental community legislative priorities for the 2011 session, including the Budget, Offshore Wind, Hydrofracking for natural gas in Maryland and also the Bag Bill. Kim Huynh, Food and Water Watch, will speak on the Arsenic in Chicken Feed bill which is the banning of using arsenic in chicken feed in
The Green Forum is held usually on the fourth Sunday of each month. Donations to
51] – Singer Pam Parker will be performing on Sun., Feb. 27 at the United Workers Annual Human Rights Dinner, along with guitar virtuoso, Richard Miller. Parker performs Blues, Swing, Jazz, Folk, and R & B. Miller will do classical guitar music and Brazilian and Latin-American music. On Sun., Feb. 27 at 5 PM at the Presbytery of Baltimore, 5400 Loch Raven Blvd., Baltimore 21239, the Dinner will be a special evening to take pride and joy in movement building through culture, food, and community. Enjoy a delicious gourmet dinner prepared by Generations for Peace & Democracy, wonderful music, and presentations by United Workers leaders! Tickets are $20. To reserve a spot and pay at the door, email email@example.com or call 410-230-1998. Buy your tickets online at http://humanrightsdinner.eventbrite.com. Go to http://unitedworkers.org.
52] – GIMME SHELTER members will be feeding the hungry at GOVANS PRESBYTERYAN CHURCH, 5828 York Road, Baltimore 21212 on Sun., Feb. 27 at 5
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. 28, and it is sponsored by the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker. Call 202-882-9649.
To be continued.