Saturday, November 11, 2017
[SDCPJ] Fwd: NEWS ADVISORY: San Diego Veterans For Peace to set up "Hometown Arlington West" on Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11th, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On Saturday, November 11th, 2017 (Veterans Day), the San Diego Veterans For Peace will be setting up its respected "Hometown Arlington West Memorial" on the front lawn of the USS Midway Museum, 910 N. Harbor Drive, near the corner of Broadway, in downtown San Diego. Chapter veterans from all five services will be honoring our 300+ fallen brothers and sisters from Southern California who have died in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, with special memorial markers. The public is asked to stop by, read their names, honor the ultimate sacrifice made by these local fallen veterans, and to reflect on the overall costs of these two ongoing wars.
Chapter members and friends of the San Diego Veterans For Peace, the local San Diego chapter of the national Veterans For Peace organization, an international 501-C-3 veterans educational organization.
Lawn in front of the USS Midway Museum, 910 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
Veterans Day, November 11th, 2017 from 8 AM to 5 PM
Chapter members of all five military services will be staffing the Hometown Arlington West Memorial on this Veterans Day, and encourage the public to stop by and honor our fallen brothers and sisters from Southern California, as we continue to reflect on the overall costs of war.
CONTACT: For information or interviewsDavid BarrowsEvent SpokespersonSan Diego Veterans For PeaceThis NEWS ADVISORY published by:San Diego Veterans For PeaceGilbert E. FieldDirector for Communications858-342-1964
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Join us on November 5!
Trump and Mother Nature have been hard at work building our movement. Now it's time to do our part!Gather for live music and a rally at the San Diego Civic Center at 11 a.m., then march to the Federal Building and demand a safe climate for all.Full Details:
- When: Sunday November 5 at 11 a.m.
- Rally: San Diego Civic Center Plaza at 3rd and "C" streets. There will be music by the Shaketown String Band and speakers will include retired Superior Court Judge Robert C. Coates, San Diego Sierra Club chair Ruben Arizmendi and other local climate leaders.
- March: From the Plaza to the Federal Building to post the pledge to mobilize and advise our elected officials of what is necessary: WWII-scale mobilization.
- RSVP on Facebook and invite others!Don't hesitate to get in touch, and don't forget to bring your family and friends!We are the ones we've been waiting for. See you on the streets!
Derek & Nancy Casady & TCM San Diego
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Google Calendar: http://bit.ly/sd350gcal
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On 30 November we will be treating veterans to a dinner in the Staples Center VIP ROOM!
Friday, November 3, 2017
Thursday, November 2, 2017
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Subject: November Events from the Ocean Beach Green Center
November Events at the Ocean Beach Green Center
Ocean Beach Green Center, 4843 B Voltaire Street, Ocean Beach 92107 email@example.com 619.225.1083
November 9th Thursday, 7:00 p.m. Film Night "Awake, A Dream from Standing Rock"
The Water Protectors at Standing Rock, North Dakota captured world attention through their peaceful resistance. This documentary captures the story of Native-led defiance that forever changed how we fight for clean water, our environment and the future of our planet. This 2017 film is a collaboration between Indigenous filmmakers, Director Myron Dewey, Executive Producer Doug Good Feather and environmental Oscar Nominated filmmakers Josh Fox and James Spione. Free Trailer at: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/awake-a-dream-standing-rock-trailer-tribeca-film-festival-2017-995592
November 18th Saturday 10:00 a.m. Shade Tree Brigade Join Save Peninsula Trees help green Ocean Beach and contribute to the city's goal of meeting our Climate Action Plan. We start at the Ocean Beach Green Center for coffee and bagels and a short briefing, then go out into our neighborhoods with information and materials to give to our neighbors about the good news that they can get free trees and free plantings from the city, just by agreeing to water them until they are established. Info: 619-225-1083, firstname.lastname@example.org.
November Events NOT at the Ocean Beach Green Center
Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. Nov 4th, Nov 11th, Nov 18th, Nov 25th Climate Mobilization Coalition Meeting Ocean Beach People's Cooperative Community Room, 4765 Voltaire Street - Second Floor. Come help plan for the upcoming Climate Action November 5th. Contact: email@example.com
November 3rd Friday 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Women Occupy host "Homelessness is to San Diego as Unsafe Water is to Flint MI" 1122 Broadway, downtown. Please Join Us in front of the San Diego Housing Commission, and if able, go inside for the meeting with us to speak on this Agenda Item, or cede your time to one of our designated Speakers. https://www.facebook.com/Women-Occupy-San-Diego-186573081428143/
November 4th Saturday 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Be the Change in a Messed up World: Talk w/ Rob Greenfield Trilogy Sancturary, 7650 Girard Ave. Ste 400, La Jolla, 92037. World renowned environmentalist, creator of Food Waste Fiasco and author of Dude Making a Difference, Rob will share how we can also BE THE CHANGE, leading the way to a more sustainable and just world! https://www.facebook.com/RobGreenfield/
November 4th Saturday 12:00 p.m. 1st Saturdays - Help the Homeless 339 W A St., 92101 https://www.facebook.com/HelpTheHomeless/
November 4th Saturday 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Border Angels Anniversary Dinner Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation, 404 Euclid Ave, 92114. Border Angels is hosting our annual awards dinner dedicated to showcasing the work that we have done over the past year. An inspiring evening featuring honorees Michael Pancer, Esq., Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, and Mexican Ambassador Geronimo Gutierrez. https://www.facebook.com/BorderAngels
November 5th Sunday 11:00 a.m. Abolish Fossil Fuels Rally City Hall Plaza 1200 Third Ave, downtown. Join the San Diego Climate Mobilization Coalition for Music and Speakers! We all know, CO2 is disrupting the climate and threatening humans with extinction. The answer is to construct a new American Energy System based on Wind, Water and Solar Energy to replace our present Fossil Fuel (coal, oil and gas) energy system. More info. facebook.com/SDClimateMobilization
November 7th 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Panel and Discussion: How Community Planning Groups can support the Climate Action Plan The Alexandria at Torrey Pines, 92121. Join Circulate San Diego and our partners discuss the important role Community Planning Groups have in San Diego's land use and transportation decisions. Panelists will speak on the ways that current and potential members of Community Planning Groups can contribute to climate change mitigation. http://www.circulatesd.org/cpgs_support_cap
November 9th Thursday 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. SURJ SD Presents: The Criminal Justice System: A Panel Discussion Conference Rooms E & F of the Joan B Kroc School for Peace Studies at USD5998 Alcala Park, 92110. Showing Up For Racial Justice San Diego presents a Panel Discussion with Geneviéve Jones-Wright and Marc Kohnen."
November 10th Friday 6:30 p.m. Sierra Club's film night "From The Ashes" 8304 Clairmont Mesa Boulevard #101, 92111. This powerful documentary explores the experiences of Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry, and what its future should be. From Appalachia and the horrors of mountain-top removal to strip mines and polluted lands in the Powder River Basin, the film goes beyond the rhetoric of the "war on coal" to present compelling and often heartbreaking stories about what is at stake for our economy, our climate, and the health of our people. More info: Jean Costa 619-463-0721 or firstname.lastname@example.org
November 12th Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Little Free Garden Day in Ocean Beach Join us for planting a handful of Little Free Gardens. You've all probably seen a Little Free Library, well Little Free Gardens are the same concept, except for growing food, instead of reading books. A Little Free Garden is a garden that anyone can harvest food from. They are placed with easy access to the public such as in a front yard next to the sidewalk, or on the media between the sidewalk and street. https://www.facebook.com/RobGreenfield/
November 15th Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. From San Diego to Tatooine -The Future of Water Technology SDG&E Energy Innovation Center, 4760 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, 92117. http://energycenter.org/events
November 18th Saturday 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. All Day Soil Shindig Wildwillow Farm, located in the Tijuana Estuary just 15 minutes south of downtown. You're invited to a day of learning, discovering, creating, connecting, and experiencing the key role soils play in our daily lives. Explore two unique soil-supporting operations -- a community garden and an educational farm http://www.sandiegoroots.org/farm/events.php#shindig
November 18th 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. South Bay Sustainability Fair , This free public event will host non-profits, government agencies, vendors, and related organizations promoting programs, products, and services that support sustainability. https://www.facebook.com/events/212137802579278/
November 30th Thursday 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Smart Cities Council Chambers, 276 Fourth Ave, Chula Vista, 91910. Cities have to address multiple challenges such as population growth and climate change, while staying competitive and providing opportunities for economic growth and healthy places to live for its citizens. The City of Chula Vista is aiming to make the most of opportunities ahead by connecting the needs of its citizen with technologic solutions available. This is why the City of Chula Vista has recently adopted a new Smart cities plan. But what does that mean for its residents, business owners and visitors? Join us for a lunch conversation with experts from Chula Vista, San Francisco, and Vancouver to discuss how locally, regionally and globally Cities: Freehttp://www.usgbc-sd.org/event-2709213
Many more events going on in the Resistance movement. You can sign up to get the Progressive Weekly Calendar through San Diego Free Press More info: http://sandiegofreepress.org/
New events are always happening....please check www.oceanbeachgreencenter.org for updates to the event list
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
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