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Sunday, January 8, 2017 3-:00 to 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room Rosaline Costa will speak on justice, peace and conflict resolution issues which have been her main work in Bangladesh for 30 years. Early on, she was attracted to work on behalf of women and child garment workers. She helped form the first […]
https://www.facebook.com/justiceforallventura/ You are invited to join a positive and peaceful demonstration of an inclusive America that reflects our diversity, values and constitutional equal rights. On Saturday, January 21, the march will start at Plaza Park Ventura at 10AM, followed by a gathering with speakers, local groups and non-profit showcase, entertainment and more! Let’s march […]
A Common Word: Facing the Future Together Sunday, Decembr 4, 2016 3-:00 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room Join Marianne Farina, CSC, Phd, in an exploration of communication for collaboration, including a listening exercise adapted from Tich Nath Hahn’s deep listening practices. She will focus on Islam and Christian projects for peace and […]
Join Amnesty International Local Group #452 in a letter-writing marathon for human rights. Saturday, December 10, 2016 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 […]
Sunday, Novembr 6, 2016 3-:00 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room Take a break from all the electoral anxiety. Join us for a “chair and standing” restorative yoga program with instructor Lindy DeRouen. Wear comfortable clothing for a 45 minute session.
Saturday, October 8, 2016 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 on […]
The Earth Charter is a declaration of fundamental principles for building a just, sustainable and peaceful global society in the 21st century. Various UN agencies and visionary thinkers developed the Earth Charter over a ten-year period. The final version was approved at UNESCO headquarters in Paris in the year 2000. The Charter has been endorsed […]
Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions will not hold a meeting on Sunday, September 4. Enjoy your holiday weekend and join us again in October for our Earth Charter celebrations!
Sunday, August 7, 2016 3-:00 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room 71 years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the world remains threatened every moment of every day with nuclear catastrophe. Dr. Robert Dodge will review the current state of nuclear weapons abolition and disarmament and the great hope that lies therein. A walk to Plaza […]