Monthly Meeting

November Meeting: The Soldiers Project

November Meeting: The Soldiers Project

In  November, the month of Veterans’ Day, the focus of our meeting will be the concerns of veterans.   Judith Broder, MD, founder of The Soldiers Project, will present Moral Injury an alternative way to understand the hidden wounds of war Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.     E.P. Foster Library’s Topping Room, […]

October Meeting:  Gasland 2

October Meeting: Gasland 2

    In this explosive follow-up to his Oscar®-nominated film GASLAND, filmmaker Josh Fox uses his trademark dark humor to take a deeper, broader look at the dangers of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the controversial method of extracting natural gas and oil, now occurring on a global level (in 32 countries worldwide). In view of […]

Monthly Meeting for September CANCELED

We will not hold a meeting on the first Sunday in September (September 1) The speaker we were trying to arrange was ultimately unable to appear at that time. Although the originally planned meeting for Sunday, September 1 has been canceled, in view of current events, some of us will meet in front of the […]

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