Culture of Peace

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Paying the Price for Peace

Paying the Price for Peace

Paying the Price for Peace – A film screening and Q&A with Associate Producer Frank Dorrel – at the Ojai Library July 15, 2017 3 p.m. Ojai Library, 111 East Ojai Avenue, Ojai, CA At 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 15, 2017, the Ojai Library will host a screening of the film Paying the Price […]

July Meeting: Is Community Choice Energy Right for You?

July Meeting: Is Community Choice Energy Right for You?

 Sunday, July 2 3:00  to 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library’s Topping Room 651 E. Main St., Ventur Community Choice Energy is 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 […]

Justice for All Mixer

Justice for All Mixer

Justice for all is sponsoring a mixer for interested in peace and justice:    

June Meeting:   Students’ Dreams for Our Nation, Dreams for Our World

June Meeting: Students’ Dreams for Our Nation, Dreams for Our World

 Sunday, June 4 3:00  to 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library’s Topping Room 651 E. Main St., Ventura 8th grade students from Oxnard will present their research and the educational products they created as part of their year-long Common Core Project-Based learning. See what 13 and 14 year olds are concerned about locally and globally. Andres: […]

May Meeting:  Current Challenges in Protecting Immigrant Families

May Meeting: Current Challenges in Protecting Immigrant Families

For 10 years Ventura County Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice (CLUE-Ventura County) has been on the front lines working for policies – local, state and national – to integrate immigrant families into society.  Representatives of CLUE will discuss how the work has changed since the November election and explain how they are meeting […]