23] Hastening Death – Nov. 27
24] Get on Bridge for Peace – Nov. 27
25] Documentary by Rosie Perez – Nov. 27
27] Green Forum – Nov. 27
28] Advent Prayer Series – Nov. 27
29] Red Emma's Meeting – Nov. 27
30] Pentagon Vigil – Nov. 28
31] Nuclear Test Ban Treaty at 45 – Nov. 28
32] Marc Steiner on WEAA – Nov. 28 – Dec. 1
33] Protest the death penalty – Nov. 28
34] MD CASE reception – Nov. 28
36] Pledge/Fund Our Communities meeting – Nov. 28
23] – Usually, the Baltimore Ethical Society, 306 W. Franklin St., Suite 102, Baltimore, MD 21201-4661, meets on Sundays, and generally there is a speaker and discussion from 10
The review will point out the Society became Compassion and Choices plus Final Exit Network and explore the often challenged issue regarding the morality of guiding persons who wish to die so that they are able to do it quickly, painlessly, and with a minimum loss of dignity. In his review of the moral issues and discussion of the response of many people to the challenge, Egbert will draw on his experience, including arrests by the states of
24] – Maryland Bridges for Peace welcomes you to stand for peace Sundays from noon (or thereabouts) to 1 PM on the
25] – "Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas!" (I'm Puerto Rican, Just So You Know!) will be shown as part of the Sundays @ 2 PM film series. This documentary explores the
26] – Every Sunday, 4 to 5 PM, there is a Quaker Peace Vigil at Independence Mall, N. side of Market between 5th and 6th Sts.,
27] – A BALTIMORE GREEN FORUM, a monthly environmental education and discussion forum, takes place on Sun., Nov. 27 from 4 to 6
The Green Forum is held usually on the fourth Sunday of each month. Check out http://www.baltimoregreenforum.org/.
Note a small change in format. The forum begins with a screening of a part of the movie "Gaslands." Everyone is encouraged to bring Thanksgiving leftovers to munch on. Bring your own plate and utensils for a waste-free evening. For the second hour, there will be break-out groups. In addition to the regular breakouts (such as Food, Energy, Economics), some of the other choices may include (a) watching the rest of the movie, (b) discussing the issue of hydrofracking, (c) updates on Tar Sands Oil/Keystone XL Pipeline, MD Offshore Wind Energy, Occupy Baltimore . . . either in separate groups or combined, depending on the wishes of the participants. Go to http://www.baltimoregreenforum.org. Donations to Maryland Presbyterian Church are greatly appreciated. For questions, to co-sponsor, or to RSVP, contact email@example.com or 301-345-2234.
28] – The PAX CHRISTI-BALTIMORE 2011 ADVENT PRAYER SERIES begins on Sun., Nov. 27 with the theme "The Peace That Eludes Us." Each Sunday, the event will begin at 5 PM at the
29] – Red Emma's needs volunteers. Stop in to the weekly Sunday meeting at 7 PM at
30] – 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., Nov. 28, and it is sponsored by the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker. Call 202-882-9649.
31] – On Mon., Nov. 28 from 2 to 3:30 PM, Linton Brooks, former administrator, National Nuclear Security Administration, Marvin Adams, Texas A&M, Jenifer Mackby, Center for Strategic and International Studies, and Daryl Kimball, Arms Control Association, will address "Nuclear Test Ban Treaty at 15: A Status Update." The event is sponsored by the Arms Control Association and the Heinrich Boll Stiftung North
32] – The Marc Steiner Show airs Monday through Thursday from 5 to 7 PM on WEAA 88.9 FM, The Voice of the Community, or online at www.weaa.org. The call-in number is 410-319-8888, and comments can also be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All shows are also available as podcasts at www.steinershow.org.
33] – There is usually a vigil to abolish the death penalty every Monday from 5 to 6 PM, outside the prison complex and across the street from Maryland's Super Max Prison, at the corner of Madison Ave. and Fallsway in Baltimore. Recently death row was moved out of
34] – The Third Annual MD CASE Reception will be held in
The host committee includes Clinton & Katherine Bamberger, Kirk Bloodsworth, Sen. Lisa Gladden, Stephanie Gibson, Ph.D, Delegate Sandy Rosenberg, Delegate Mary Washington and John Waters. Tickets start at $150. Email email@example.com.
35] – WPFW Town Hall Meeting is on for Mon., Nov. 28 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 9th and G
36] – The Pledge of Resistance/Fund Our Communities
To be continued.
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