Monthly Meeting

August Meeting:  Nuclear Weapons Abolition Update

August Meeting: Nuclear Weapons Abolition Update

      Dr. Dodge will inform us about current efforts to abolish nuclear weapons. Sunday, August 4, 2013 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library Topping Room Join Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions in a vigil on Friday, August 9, in remembrance of the use of nuclear weapons against the city of Nagasaki and the […]

June Meeting:  Fracking:  What You Need to Know and Who Can't Tell You

June Meeting: Fracking: What You Need to Know and Who Can’t Tell You

Sunday, June 2                    3:00 – 5:00 pm E.P.  Foster Library   Topping Room,        651 E. Main St. Angela Johnson Meszaros, General Counsel at Physicians for  Social Responsibility-Los Angeles, will speak on current fracking activity in California, what we know and what is happening in Sacramento. This meeting […]

May Meeting:  Educating Girls -- Saving the World

May Meeting: Educating Girls — Saving the World

Over six hundred Afghan girls are learning to read and write in two primary schools in a refugee camp in northwest Pakistan, near the Afghan border.  The schools were established eleven years ago — after 9/11 — and are supported and directed by a small group of volunteers from California.  Three Ventura County members of […]

April Meeting:  The Food Commons

April Meeting: The Food Commons

  “The Food Commons model is a new economic paradigm and whole system for regional food.” Larry Yee, Co-founder, and Coordinating Committee Member of The Food Commons (TFC) will present and discuss TFC at Citizens for Peaceful Resolution’s monthly general public meeting on Sunday, April 7th.  The Food Commons is a nonprofit organization that has […]

February Meeting

Awakening the Dreamer, Changing the Dream   Mini-Symposium Inspired by the Achuar’s people’s request to “change the dream of the modern world”,  the Pachamama Alliance developed Awakening the Dreamer workshops.  Thought-provoking, challenging, and deeply moving, the workshops employ a dynamic multimedia presentation drawing on some of the most respected social and scientific experts of our […]

March Meeting

Shift Change SHIFT CHANGE is a documentary film by veteran award-winning filmmakers Melissa Young and Mark Dworkin. It tells the little known stories of employee owned businesses that  compete successfully in today’s economy while providing secure, dignified jobs in democratic workplaces. Photo courtesy of Ohio Solar Cooperative Missed the Meeting?  CPR is co-sponsoring another screening […]

January Meeting

As we often do at the beginning of the year, we invite you to please join us in a council circle to assess and articulate our course for the coming year.   Sunday, January 6, 2013 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Foster Library’s Topping Room, 651 E. Main St., Ventura

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October Meeting: The Line in the Sand

One Act Play & Important Dialogue about Economic Justice Performed by the Drama Department of St. Bonaventure High School and co-sponsored by Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice of Ventura County  and The Ray Bradbury Theater & Film Foundation. The Line in the Sand: Stories from the US/Mexican Border by Jared Delaney, Gina Pisasale, […]

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August Meeting: From Hiroshima to Fukushima: A Nuclear Legacy

Join us for a talk by CPR Co-chair Dr. Robert Dodge, followed at 4:30 by CPR’s annual vigil for peace and nuclear weapons abolition, commemorating the 67th anniversary of the bombings.  The vigil will be held in Plaza Park at the Peace Garden. Sunday, August 5, 2012 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Foster Library’s Topping […]