Culture of Peace

January Meeting:  New Year Council Circle

January Meeting: New Year Council Circle

Sunday,  January 7 3:00  to 5:00  p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room Commonly we come together to listen to and learn from experts or those with valued experience. On this day, as we start the New Year, we will come together in circle to listen to one another. We will hear from one another about […]

Ventura County Rising Rally for Community

Ventura County Rising Rally for Community

  Justice For All VC is hosting another dynamic community event. “Ventura County Rising” will bring us back together once the smoke has cleared and the ashes have settled. It will be a celebration of the first responders and community activists who have kept us safe and fed. It will be a time of healing. […]

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Congratulations to ICAN! http://www.icanw.org/ Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions is proud to be a partner organization. Photo from the recent United Nations convention for a treaty banning nuclear weapons.  Dr. Dodge on the left side in this image holding the sign in the back and Kristin is over to the right in the back row. Statement […]

December Season of Peace Meeting

December Season of Peace Meeting

Oneness – The Underlying Reality  Sunday, December 3 3-:00 5:00  p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room Craig Quick will speak on oneness, which is central to all the Baha’i teachings. This promises to be a a wonderful opportunity to learn together and celebrate our oneness. Craig Quick is a screenwriter and an international broadcast developer. […]

Amnesty International Write-a-Thon 2017

Join Amnesty International Local Group #452 in a letter-writing marathon for human rights. Saturday, December 16, 2017 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. College United Methodist Church  4300 Telegraph Road, Ventura   Corner of Baylor Avenue (across from Ventura College) Every year around International Human Rights Day on December 10, hundreds of thousands of people around […]

Earth Charter Community Summit & Awards Ceremony 2017

Saturday, October 14, 2017 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Guthrie Hall *  on Central Campus Way at Ventura College Every year Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions presents Earth Charter Awards to those community activists who best embody the Earth Charter’s core values. Our event is co-sponsored by Ventura College’s Global and International Studies Program. Please join us […]

Community Choice Energy Update

Our July meeting featured Community Choice Energy, a new way to get cleaner electricity to local homes and businesses at competitive prices and have greater local control of how electricity is produced. Three central coast counties (Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo) joined together to explore Community Choice Energy commissioning a feasibility study. The […]

September Meeting:  Ventura Food Co-op  - More than a store to buy your veggies.

September Meeting: Ventura Food Co-op – More than a store to buy your veggies.

Sunday,  september 3 3:00  to 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library’s Topping Room 651 E. Main St., Ventura   Ron Whitehurst will introduce us to the Ventura Food Co-op. Cooperative businesses are an antidote for the woes of capitalism. Here is an enterprise that values building community, improving members health, saving them money, educating about the […]

Learning from Standing Rock

Learning from Standing Rock

How can resistance movements nationwide learn from the successes and failures of the Standing Rock protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota? Join Indivisible: Conejo and SWAN for a powerful presentation by Atta Stevenson, principal advisor for Frontline Wellness United and former president of the California Inter-Tribal Council. She’ll present a brief history […]

Sadako and Peace Literacy, August 9 at Casa de Maria Retreat Center

Sadako and Peace Literacy, August 9 at Casa de Maria Retreat Center

Peace Literacy Workshop Wednesday 8/9/2017 9:30 am – 3:30 pm La Casa de Maria Explore principles of nonviolence, “waging” peace instead of war. The workshop will cover every aspect of being human, from solving national and global problems, to confronting the root causes of violence and bullying, to overcoming rage and trauma. You will learn […]