Culture of Peace

US Conference of Mayors take stands on Nuclear Disarmament and Climate Change

US Conference of Mayors take stands on Nuclear Disarmament and Climate Change

The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM), the non-partisan association of America’s big cities, on June 23, 2014 unanimously adopted a sweeping new resolution Calling for Constructive Good Faith U.S. Participation in International Nuclear Disarmament Forums at its 82nd annual meeting in Dallas, Texas. According to USCM President Kevin Johnson, Mayor of Sacramento, California, “These resolutions, […]

People's Climate March Ventura

People’s Climate March Ventura

Sunday, September 21 11:00 AM Ventura City Hall to Ventura Pier 77 North California St Ventura, CA 93001 Sept. 21–We march and rally!  City Hall to the Ventura Pier. Rally with speakers throughout the day. Activities for the whole family. City Corps building. 77 N. California St. Ventura Sign and Banner making with a general […]

International Day of Peace observed at An Lac Mission

International Day of Peace observed at An Lac Mission

An Lac Mission is having the following activities to celebrate the International Day of Peace on Sunday September 21 from 2:30 pm to 7:30 pm. This event is open to all. An Lac Mission 901 South Saticoy Avenue (corner of Darling and Saticoy) 805-758-2028 Sunday, September 21 WORLD PEACE DAY2:15 pm –  Qi Gong & Tai […]

Paths to Just Peace:  Celebrating the International Day of Peace

Paths to Just Peace: Celebrating the International Day of Peace

Speaker Kathy Kelly is a long-time peace activist, author, and co-coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence (VCNV). Come to learn and discuss what paths we might take in using nonviolent actions to promote a just and peaceful world. Monday,  September 22, 2014            6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Cal Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks Roth Nelson Room(corner […]

Campaign Nonviolence Action following Kathy Kelly’s Visit

A public action on Tuesday, september  23 at 4:45 pm will follow at the Naval Base in Port Hueneme (Bard Road entrance) Join a nonviolent protest to end war and militarism, and to challenge America’s culture of violence.   This event is  part of nearly 130 demonstrations occurring in every state in the country sponsored […]

Ventura350 Climate Event

Ventura350 Climate Event

    When it comes to climate change, why do we do so little when we know so much?’ Through a relentless investigation to find the answer, Disruption takes an unflinching look at the devastating consequences of our inaction. Sunday, September 7 7:00 pm Topping Room Sponsored by Ventura350 Doors open for the public at […]

July Meeting:  Kids vs. Global Warming Go to Court

July Meeting: Kids vs. Global Warming Go to Court

Our July  meeting highlighted  the efforts of kids around the country working to create a meaningful response to the crisis of global climate disruption by going to court.   Sunday, July 6, 2014 3:00 to 5:00 pm Topping Room, E.P. Foster Library “We can’t vote.  We can’t afford lobbyists.  We can only trust that our […]

Got Solutions?

Got Solutions?

Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions offered a challenge to middle school and high school students. “Got solutions ? – we’ve got the cash” Challenge: Imagine you have $176 million dollars to spend on a solution to a local, regional, national or global issue that will create a better planet. In 100 words or less, students described […]

April Meeting:  Inequality for All

April Meeting: Inequality for All

“One of the best ways to help people understand the challenges we face, is with a movie that can grab an audience and move them to action. And this movie will do exactly that.”                                          — Robert Reich  Sunday, April 6, 2014 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.  E.P. Foster Library Topping Room Screening of the film Inequality […]

March Meeting: Pete Seeger Commemorative Social Action Sing Along

March Meeting: Pete Seeger Commemorative Social Action Sing Along

Local Singers and Musicians will lead us in Seeger songs!  Sunday, March 2, 2014 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.  Bell Arts Factory Community Room Join Alan Thornhill, Mark Wingland and members of his youth choir (who are focusing on social action music this term), Paul Belgum and more local musicians for inspirational singing and social action […]