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Anti War Protest

Anti War Protest

SATURDAY,  AUGUST 19 10 AM CORNER OF CALIFORNIA AND THOMPSON – VENTURA BRING YOUR SIGNS, BANNERS AND VOICES sponsored by The Green Party of Ventura County

September Meeting:  Ventura Food Co-op

September Meeting: Ventura Food Co-op

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. The co-op was incorporated last year and now has 55 members on the way to 1250 members, at which point we can open a grocery store. The […]

August Meeting:  The End of the Nuclear Weapons Age

August Meeting: The End of the Nuclear Weapons Age

Sunday, August 6, 2017 3-:00 – 5:00  p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room Join us on the 72nd anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima as we sit in circle, reflect on this history, and discuss the July 7, 2017 United Nations’ Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty which has now made all nuclear weapons illegal.   On […]

United Nations Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons adopted on July 7,  2017

United Nations Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons adopted on July 7, 2017

By resolution 71/258, the General Assembly decided to convene in 2017 a United Nations conference to negotiate a legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination. The Assembly encouraged all Member States to participate in the Conference,  convened in New York, under the rules of procedure of the General Assembly, with […]

Justice4All Women's Task Force

Justice4All Women’s Task Force

SAVE THE DATE: Sept 9 is the first Woman’s Task Force Event and will focus on Women at Work. Information on location and other details to follow. Women Talking Frankly: Women at Work in Ventura County With Labor Day upon us, please join the Justice For All Women’s Rights Taskforce for a quarterly discussion on […]

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 […]

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: […]