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January 2016 Meeting: The Case Against 8

Screening of The Case Against 8 Sunday, January 3, 2016 3:00 to 5:00 pm E.P. Foster Library Topping Room 112 min. BATTLES ARE WON BECAUSE THEY ARE FOUGHT. A behind-the-scenes look inside the historic case to overturn California’s ban on same-sex marriage. The high-profile trial first makes headlines with the unlikely pairing of Ted Olson […]

December Meeting:  Words of Peace

December Meeting: Words of Peace

Sunday, December 6 3:00 to 5:00 pm E.P. Foster Library Topping Room In this uneasy season, join us for some reflection and fellowship.   We invite you to share writings which inspire you.  Bring passages to share and let us know about titles and authors whose writings are in keeping with the Season of Peace […]

Amnesty International Write-a-Thon 2015

Amnesty International Write-a-Thon 2015

Join Amnesty International Local Group #452 in a letter-writing marathon for human rights. Saturday, December 12, 2015 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. College United Methodist Church  4300 Telegraph Road, Ventura   Corner of Baylor Avenue (across from Ventura College) Every year around International Human Rights Day on December 10, hundreds of thousands of people around […]

November Meeting:  Land-Use in Ventura County: Should we SOAR?

November Meeting: Land-Use in Ventura County: Should we SOAR?

County Supervisor Steve Bennett, one of the co-authors of SOAR, will speak to the history, value and future of SOAR. We are seeking a knowledgeable individual to provide views that are substantially different than those of Supervisor Bennett. 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Sunday,   November 1, 2015 E.P. Foster Library Topping Room Most agree that […]

Celebration of a Victory in the Struggle to End Solitary Confinement

Celebration of a Victory in the Struggle to End Solitary Confinement

presented by The Conejo Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Community Forum Friday October 23, 2015 – 7:30 pm A live performance In Celebration of a Victory in the Struggle to End Solitary Confinement* A cast of  actors, activists and former prisoners read the voices of people experiencing the torture of long-term solitary confinement. Presented as part […]

EARTH CHARTER SUMMIT AND AWARDS PROGRAM

EARTH CHARTER SUMMIT AND AWARDS PROGRAM

Saturday, October 10 at 3:00 p.m. at Ventura College’s Guthrie Hall 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 International Studies Program. There is no charge to attend. Refreshments will be served. Please join […]

Earth Charter Film Festival

Earth Charter Film Festival

Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions presents its third Earth Charter Film Festival as a prelude to its 2015 Earth Charter Community Summit, co­sponsored by the Ventura College International Studies Program. Each film exemplifies principles of the Earth Charter. Sunday, October 4,  2015 E.P. Foster Library Topping Room Admission FREE. To exemplify the principle of Ecological Integrity: […]

International Day of Peace:  Partnerships for Peace -- Dignity for All

International Day of Peace: Partnerships for Peace — Dignity for All

Amnesty International USA Local Group #452 and Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions  present Partnerships for Peace: Dignity for All, in observance of the International Day of Peace Sunday, September 20 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Cafe on A,     438 S. “A” Street, Oxnard Admission Free Pamela Brubaker,  Professor Emerita of Religion and Ethics at Cal Lutheran […]

September Meeting:  The Peace Index, Local and Global

September Meeting: The Peace Index, Local and Global

Sunday,  September 6,  2015 3:00 to 5:00 pm Topping Room, E.P. Foster Library   Dr. Dodge will update us on the the latest threat to cleanup efforts at Santa Susana Field Lab – our local Three Mile Island . In anticipation of  September’s International Day of Peace,  he will give an overview and introduce the […]

Never Again – Hiroshima 70th Anniversary Vigil – Aug. 5

  Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki and Renewing Our Commitment to a Nuclear Weapons Free Future DATE: Wednesday, August 5 TIME: 4 pm sharp. A moment of silence will be observed at 4:15 pm, the exact time the first bomb was dropped over Hiroshima (8:15 am August 6 in Japan local time). LOCATION: Chain Reaction peace […]