25] Remember Oscar Romero – Mar. 30
26] Protest AHAVA – Mar. 30
27] Complete greed demo – Mar. 30
28] Women in
30] Pre-Earth Day – Mar. 30
31] Poverty discussion – Mar. 30
33] Toni Morrison at Meyerhoff – Mar. 30
34] Climate Chaos conference call – Mar. 30
35] Demo at Trader Joe's – Mar. 30
36] Obama's nuclear policy – Mar. 30
37] Palestine/Israel Roundtable – Mar. 31
38] Proliferation – Mar. 31
39] Food justice – Mar. 31
41] Peace in Israel/Palestine – Mar. 31
25] – On Wed., Mar. 30 at 11 AM, celebrate the Archbishop Oscar Romero 31st Anniversary of his Martyrdom. He was assassinated by death squads for his social justice work and for denouncing military repression during the Salvadoran Civil War. Sponsored by the Office of the University Chaplain, this event will take place in the
26] – Sabeel DC Metro & Code Pink are calling a Stolen Beauty AHAVA BDS Action and Demonstration on Wed., Mar. 30 from noon to 2 PM at Beauty 360, 1350 Connecticut Ave. NW & Tschiffely Pharmacy, 1330 Connecticut Ave. NW. Use the Dupont Metro Station.
27] – Take A Stand Against Corporate Greed demonstration on Wed., Mar. 30 from 2 to 5 PM at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, 400 New Jersey Ave., NW. Join Teamsters, members of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 400, shoppers and community activists in a demonstration to protest Giant Foods' plan to eliminate hundreds of family-supporting jobs. Grocery executives from around the country, including Giant, will be meeting to plan additional attacks on working families. Go to www.justiceatgiant.org or contact Roger Newell at 202.624.8968.
28] – An International Women's Month Panel
29] – Each Wednesday from 4
30] – There will be, from 7 to 8 PM, a "Pre-Earth Day" event on Wed., Mar. 30 at
in Burtonsville. It will feature a presentation on the Resurrection Church offshore wind project. (The pending bill in the Legislature will be decided by April 4.) This presentation will be part of the Bread/Soup and Justice Lenten program beginning at 6 Maryland :30 PM in the parish's Amadeo Room. The evening starts with a light meal followed by the wind power presentation and discussion from Margo Duesterhaus of the Climate Change Initiative of . RSVP to Sister Howard County Rita Ricker at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 301-236-5200, ext.22. Resurrection Church is at 3315 Greencastle Rd., Burtonsville, MD 20866 (Hy. 29 to Greencastle Rd., left at the signal if going north. Church is 1/4 mile on the left.)
31] – On Wed., Mar. 30 from 7 to 9 PM, Pax Christi Metro DC-Baltimore will host a panel discussion Poverty, the Gospel, and Budget Priorities by Msgr. Ralph Keuhner – Victory Housing, Chuck Short – special assistant to Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett, Arthur Simon – founder and president emeritus of Bread for the World, and
Jean Athey, Fund Our Communities Coalition founding member. The panel will be in the lower level of St. Francis of , Assisi Church 6701 Muncaster Mill Road, Derwood, MD 20855. Contact Charles McCarthy at email@example.com.
32] – Each Wednesday, the Northwest Greens hold a peace vigil from 7 to 8 PM outside the Borders Book Store, Germantown Ave. at Bethlehem Pike in
33] – On Wed., Mar. 30 at 8 PM at the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, the Univ. of Baltimore School of Law presents an evening with Toni Morrison. Go to www.ubalt.edu/news.
34] -- Consider being on a National Campaign for Nonviolent Resistance conference call on Wed., Mar. 30 at 9 PM EST to continue to plan a climate chaos action of nonviolent civil resistance at the Pentagon on Apr. 8, calling for an end to the wars and for an end to policies that make the Pentagon the biggest polluter of our earth. Call Max at 410-366-1637 or email him at mobuszewski at verizon.net to get the call-in number and access code.
35] – There is a BDS (Boycott, Divestment, Sanction) Action on Wed., Mar. 30 from 8 to 9
:30 PM at Potter House, 1658 Columbia Road NW. Come out and support the action at a local Trader Joe's. Inform Trader Joe's customers how their purchasing choices can contribute to world peace by simply refusing to buy products made in illegal Israel settlements thereby making the Israel occupation less profitable and the Israeli siege unsustainable! Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Gaza
36] – On Thurs., Mar. 31, from 12
37] – The WEEKLY ROUNDTABLE SEEKING A JUST PEACE IN PALESTINE/ISRAEL takes place from 12
38] – On Thurs., Mar. 31 from 12
WDC. RSVP at email@example.com.
39] – On Thurs., Mar. 31 at 6 PM at Busboys and Poets, 14th & V St. NW, Accokeek Foundation in partnership with the Rural Coalition and National Immigrant Farming Initiative invites you to a 2011 Food Justice Series. Gather to honor Cesar Chavez Day and explore the struggle that faces farmworkers across the globe. Tirso Moreno, leader of the Farmworker Association of Florida and board member of the National Immigrant Farming Initiative will speak, and delegates from the Rural Coalition and National Immigrant Farming Initiative will report on Via Campesina's Global Forum for Life, Environment, and Social Justice. A representative from the National Family Farm Coalition will discuss food sovereignty and grassroots policy advocacy. The suggested donation is from $5 to $10. Contact Molly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
40] – On Thurs., Mar. 31, from 6
41] – Mark Braverman will discuss The Role of the Church in Bringing Peace to Israel/Palestine on Thurs., Mar. 31 from 7 to 9 PM at The Nave of St. Columba's Church, 4201 Albermale NW, WDC. Use the Tenley Metro Station. Email email@example.com.
To be continued.