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|From: Charles Underwood (peacecalendarvisi.com)|
|Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2008 00:02:14 -0800 (PST)|
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My calendar and Dave Shove's Progressive Calendar are archived at http://lists.justcomm.org/pipermail/mn-prog-events/ Peace Calendar for November 21, 2008 now to 12/12, Mon-Fri from 8 to noon and 1 to 4, Family Social Science of the U of M sponsors Iraqi Art Project exhibit from the city of Karbala, Iraq, 290 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Ave, St Paul. 612-625-6202. 11/14 to 11/27, film "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas" about an unlikely friendship between a Jewish boy imprisoned in a concentration camp and the son of the Nazi commandant, Edina Cinema, 3911 W 50th St, Edina. http://www.landmarktheaters.com (Ed has seen and highly recommends.) 11/21 to 11/23, Alternatives to Violence Project advanced workshop, Stillwater Prison. http://www.fnvw.org 11/21 to 11/23, Alternatives to Violence Project basic workshop, Faribault Medium Custody Prison. http://www.fnvw.org Friday, 11/21, 3 pm, anti-war protest and petitions from veterans and youth in front of Norm Coleman's office, 2550 University Ave W (just west of highway 280), St Paul. Protest will include artwork; notify lyork [at] macalester.edu Friday, 11/21, 4:15 to 5:30 pm, vigil to end US military/political support of the Israeli occupation of Palestine, corner Summit and Snelling, St Paul. Friday, 11/21, 4:30 to 5:30 pm, Iraq Moratorium picket, Pennel Park, corner Central Entrance and Arlington Ave, Duluth. http://www.northlandantiwar.blogspot.com/ Friday, 11/21, 5:30 to 9 pm, fundraiser for Friends for a Nonviolent World, home of Gail Danekeer and Ian Keith, 1791 Dayton (between Marshall and Selby, between Fairview and Wheeler), St Paul. http://www.fnvw.org 11/22 to 11/23, 5 pm, former priest James Carroll's documentary "Constantine's Sword," tracing the Catholic Church's transformation of cross into sword during emperor Constantine, the Crusades, through anti-Semitism under Pius Xii during the Holocaust, Oak St Cinema, 309 Oak St SE, Mpls. http://www.mnfilmarts.org Saturday, 11/22, 2 pm, Economic Crisis Action Group sponsors people's economist Karen Redleaf giving a "Crash Course on the Crash," wherein she explains deregulation and complex financial dealings have led to the downfall of financial institutions and massive foreclosures, Walker Community Church, 3104 - 16th Ave S, Mpls. eric-angell [at] riseup.net or 651-644-1173. (Refreshments served and childcare provided.) Sunday, 11/23, 12:30 to 2 pm, the Twin Cities Peace with Justice Forum series presents a program on youth speaking for peace, Central Lutheran Church, 3rd Ave and 12th St (next to Mpls Convention Center), Mpls. Info from dhilden [at] comcast.net or 612-825-1481. (Lunch available for $7. Validated parking available in the Central lot/ramp on the south side of the church.) Monday, 11/24, 7 to 9 pm, last of 5 Monday evenings in series "My Truth and Your Truth: Absolutes and Openness in Our Religious Traditions" with Dar Al-Hajrah Civic Center director Imam Abdisalam Adam (Muslim), Mount Zion Temple Rabbi Adam Spilker (Jewish) and St Thomas prof Roxanne Mesler (Christian) at St Pascal Baylon Catholic Church, 1757 Conway St, St Paul. FFI see http://www.spacc.org/spin or mblakesley [at] spacc.org or 651-789-3840 or register at http://www.interfaithings.org Tuesday, 11/25, 5 to 8 pm, shopping night at fair-trade retailer Ten Thousand Villages to benefit (20% of proceeds) WAMM, 867 Grand Ave, St Paul. http://www.worldwidewamm.org Wednesday, 11/26, 9 to 11:30 am, court support for RNC protesters, Ramsey County Courthouse, St Paul. FFI contact rnccourtwatch [at] gmail.com For specific information on the RNC 8, go to http://rnc8.org Friday, 11/28, 4:15 to 5:30 pm, vigil to end US military/political support of the Israeli occupation of Palestine, corner Summit and Snelling, St Paul. Tuesday, 12/2, 10:30 am to 2 pm, Students for Justice and Peace hold Winter Fair Trade Sale at U of St Thomas, including vendors like Coat of Many Colors, Alsadu, Ten Thousand Villages and more, basement of Murray-Herrick (the bldg with the clock on the front), St Paul. ajalden [at] stthomas.edu Thursday, 12/4, 6 pm, film "Meeting Resistance," about reactions and actions Iraqis have taken to occupation, Mayday Bookstore, 301 Cedar Ave, Mpls. http://twincities.indymedia.org/event/ Thursday, 12/4, 7 pm, panel discussion "U.S. Cuban Relations: Will Obama Make a Difference?" with U of Havana prof Soraya Castro, St John/St Benedict prof Gary Prevost and moderated by U of M prof August Nimtz, Benjamin Lippincott Room, Social Science Tower room 1314, 267 - 19th Ave S, Mpls. 12/5 (6 pm) to 12/7 (5 pm), basic level Alternatives to Violence Workshop, Hennepin County Women's Workhouse, 1355 Shenandoah Lane, Plymouth. avperika [at] gmail.com or http://www.fnvw.blogspot.com Saturday, 12/6, 10 am, DC-based Voices on the Border director Roddy Hughes discusses "The 2009 Legislative and Presidential Elections in El Salvador and the Role of International Observers," Resource Center of the Americas, 3019 Minnehaha Ave, Suite 20, Mpls. http://www.americas.org Saturday, 12/6, 9:30 refreshments, 10 am program, Middle East Peace Now hosts Florence Steichen reporting on the Sabeel Conference in her talk "The Nakba: Memory, Reality and Beyond," Southdale Library, 7001 York Ave S, Edina. 651-596-1642. Saturday, 12/6, 10 to 11:30 am, meeting Homeless Veterans for Peace, Peacehouse, 510 E Franklin, Mpls. Bob Heberle 612-789-9020. Monday, 12/8, 5:30 pm, potluck with Women's International League for Peace and Freedom co-presidents Nancy Munger and Laura Roskos, to talk about future work for peace and justice. FFI (including directions) contact marqu001 [at] umn.edu or 651-645-6992. Wednesday, 12/10, 4:30 to 5:30 pm, special emphasis to commemorate Human Rights Day, Marshall/Lake bridge over the Mississippi, Mpls/St Paul. Wednesday, 12/10, 5 to 7 pm, Macalester College sociology prof Khaldoun Samman speaks on "The Colonizer's Time Machine and the Remaking of the Middles East," examining the influences of Turkish Kemalism, Israeli Zionism, Arab nationalism and Islamism, Social Science Building room 710, 267 - 19th Ave S, Mpls. seif0056 [at] umn.edu or http://igs.cla.umn.edu Wednesday, 12/10, 7 pm, Polly Mann's script adapted from Virginia Woolf's book "Three Guineas," performed by Erica Bouza, with Ed Felien as director and featuring Eskit, St Joan of Arc Church, 4537 - 3rd Ave S, Mpls. Sliding scale $10 to $25. http://www.worldwidewamm.org Thursday, 12/11, noon to 1:30, Macalester College sociology prof Khaldoun Samman speaks on "Why Jewish and Arabic History Books are Stacked in Two Different Sections of the Library Stacks," Nicholson Hall, room 135, 216 Pillsbury Dr SE, Mpls. mediter [at] umn.edu or http://igs.cla.umn.edu 12/12 to 12/14, Alternatives to Violence Project training for facilators, Stillwater Prison. http://www.fnvw.org 12/12, 12/13 and 12/14, 8 pm, Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus presents "Peace," Ted Mann Concert Hall, 2128 S 4th St, West Bank, Mpls. http://www.tcfmc.org or 612-339-7664. Saturday, 12/13, 2 pm, Anti-War Committee sponsors Human Rights Day protest, meeting at Walker Church, a quick outdoor rally, a march through the Powderhorn neighborhood and end with an indoor rally, Walker Church, 3104 - 16th Ave S, Mpls. http://www.antiwarcommittee.org Sunday, 12/14, 6 to 8:30 pm, monthly meeting of Veterans for Peace chapter 27, St Stephens school basement, 2123 Clinton Ave S, Mpls. John Varone 952-448-2665. ******************************* VIGILS Every Sunday, noon to 1 pm, peace vigil at Summit and Snelling, St Paul. 651-699-8655. Every Sunday, 1 to 2 pm, St Crook Valley Peacemakers sponsors peace vigil at the Stillwater bridge, Stillwater. www.stcroixvalleypeacemakers.com or 651-275-0247. Every Monday, 4:15 to 5:15 pm, Vigil in downtown White Bear Lake at intersection of Highway 61 and 4th Street. FFI: www.worldwidewamm.org Every Tuesday, 4 to 5 pm, Peace walk, carrying signs in both directions from the corner of Hwy 241 and Co Rd 19 (across from St. Michael's Church), St. Michael. FFI: regofam [at] earthlink.net Every Tuesday, 4:30 to 5:30 pm, Peace vigil at 98th St. and Lyndale, Bloomington. 952-831-4276. Every Tuesday, 4:30 to 5:30 pm, peace vigil outside John Kline's office at intersection of Burnsville Parkway and Nicollet, Burnsville. family4peace [at] msn.com Every Tuesday, 5 to 6 pm (all year), east end of Franklin bridge over the Mississippi River, Mpls. carolynbelle [at] pressenter.com Every Tuesday, 5 to 6 pm (back to summer hours), Penn Ave just north of 394, Bryn Mawr neighborhood of Mpls. bnlberry [at] netscape.net Every Wednesday, 7 to 8 a.m., Vigil at Alliant Tech, 7430 Flying Cloud Dr,Eden Prairie. FFI: http://alliantaction.org Every Wednesday, noon to 1, peace vigil across from the post office, Mankato. richard.wintersteen [at] mnsu.edu Every Wednesday, 4:30 to 5:30 pm (winter hours), Grandmothers for Peace vigil, 50th and Halifax, Edina (just west of France). www.worldwidewamm.org Every Wednesday, 4:30 to 5:30 pm (back to winter hours), Vigil to end the occupation of Iraq, Lake/Marshall bridge over the Mississippi. www.worldwidewamm.org Every Wednesday, 4:30-5:30 pm, Peace vigil over footbridge at 85th Ave N and Hwy 252, Brooklyn Park FFI 763-566-8255 Every Wednesday, 6 pm, peace vigil at signal light on Hwy 169, Belle Plaine. JoAnne, 952-873-3315 Every Thursday, 4:45 to 5:45 p.m., Vigil in front of Lockheed Martin, NW corner of Pilot Knob Road and Yankee Doodle Road in Eagan. FFI: family4peace [at] msn.com Every Thursday, 4:30 to 6, vigil at 42nd (County Rd 9) and Winnetka Ave N, New Hope. carydberg [at] comcast.net (Vigil canceled after 10/30/08.) Every Thursday, 5 to 6 pm, Chisago City gathering for peace, Moberg Park on Hwy 8, Chisago City. AARONWOODJW [at] aol.com (VIGIL DISCONTINUED.) Every Thursday, 5 to 6 pm, Peace vigil at intersection of Bridge and Fountain Streets, Albert Lea. sjmoore [at] smig.net Every Friday, noon to 1 pm, Anti-Recruitment vigil ³Our Children Are Not Cannon Fodder,² off Oak St and Washington Ave, East Bank of U, Minneapolis, 612-379-4716. Every Friday, 4:15 to 5:30 p.m., Vigil to end the occupation of Palestine, Snelling and Summit, St. Paul. steichenfm [at] usfamily.net Every Friday, 4:30, Red Wing Alliance for Peace sponsors a vigil at John Rick park, Red Wing, followed by potluck and discussion on alternate weeks. tuvecino [at] redwing.net Every Friday, 5 to 6 pm, peace vigil at Lagoon and Hennepin, Uptown Mpls. FFI: WAMM. Every Saturday, 9 am, Peace walk, Fern and Hwy. 95, Cambridge. (8 block walk) ytpsund [at] yahoo.com Every Saturday, 11 am to noon, peace vigil at corner of Bridge and River St, Chippewa Falls, WI. FFI: lagoclam [at] aol.com or 715-726-0365. Every Saturday, 11 to noon, Minnetonka weekly peace demonstration, at Hwy 7 and 101. Park in Target Greatland lot; meet near entrance fountain. carydberg [at] comcast.net Every Saturday, noon to 12:15, Vigil at Bridge Square (Division and 4th), Northfield. billmcgrath52 [at] gmail.com Every Saturday, 1:30 to 2:30 pm, Northwest Neighbors for Peace hoswt weekly vigil on pedestrian bridge over Highway 55, just west of Winnetka, Golden Valley. carydberg [at] comcast.net Every Saturday, 2 to 3 pm, Mounds View peace vigil, SE corner of Hwy 10 and University Ave NE in Blaine. vanka485 [at] aol.com or 763-717-9168. Every Saturday, 2 to 3 pm, Peace vigil at NE corner Co Hwy 10 & Univ Ave NE, Blaine. vanka485 [at] aol.com (More vigils are listed at http://www.worldwidewamm.org/takeaction/vigil/statevigils.html )
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