Monthly Meeting

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 […]

No Meeting Sunday, October 1

We will not have a Monthly Meeting on Sunday, October 1. Please join us at our Annual Earth Charter Community Summit & Awards Ceremony on Saturday, October 14.

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 On the 72nd anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima as we again reflect ed on this history, and discussed the July 7, 2017 United Nations’ Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty which has now made all nuclear weapons illegal.   On July 7 at […]

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 […]

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: […]

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 […]

Mothers' Day for Peace

Mothers’ Day for Peace

At our May meeting, we honor  Julia Ward Howe’s original intention for Mothers’ Day. In 1870, Julia Ward Howe took on a new issue and a new cause. Distressed by her experience of the realities of war, determined that peace was one of the two most important causes of the world (the other being equality […]

April Meeting:  Learning from Standing Rock

April Meeting: Learning from Standing Rock

Sunday, april 2 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.  E.P. Foster Library,  Topping Room 651 E. Main Street Tim Nafziger and Tomás Morales Rebecchi shared their experiences and insights from visiting the Oceti Sakowin camp, where members of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and their supporters are opposing the Dakota Access oil pipeline that threaten their water […]

March Meeting: Creating World Peace

March Meeting: Creating World Peace

Sunday, march 5 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.  E.P. Foster Library,  Topping Room   Sanderson Beck, peace activist and author, will discuss his book UNITING HUMANITY  by Spiritual Evolution & Democratic Revolution: Solutions to the Megacrisis of Climate, Poverty & War Loving people of the world unite: to abolish nuclear weapons and disarm weapons of war, […]