[CCPJ Update] CCPJ Update December 3, 2007
Sue at TellMeAboutItTours.com
Mon Dec 3 21:52:00 EST 2007
ANTI -WAR DEMONSTRATIONS
Thursday, December 06, 2007 4:30 -
5:30 pm Federal Building, corner of
Ridge and Water
ANTI-WAR DEMONSTRATIONS - EVERY THURSDAY.
We encourage a LARGE PEACE PRESENCE on the
FIRST THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH. Mark your
Come weekly if you can.
Bring your own sign or use one of ours.
CCPJ GENERAL MEETING
Sunday, January 6, 2007 7:00 - 9:00
pm Trinity Episciipal
Church, 1042 Preston Avenue
Please join us for our monthly meeting.
Find out what's going on in the area of
peace andjustice, offer your ideas and
participate in events and actions.
SAY NO TO WAR TOYS DEMONSTRATION AT WALMART
Saturday, December 08, 2007 11am-1pm
Wal-Mart on 29North
CCPJ is sponsoring a demonstration urging
not to buy war toys for children. Let's make
a strong statement
that we should not suggest with our gifts
that war is a fun or
good activity. Demonstration site: on the
street corner where
cars turn in to Wal-Mart property. Signs
will be provided (or
bring your own).
CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY
WITH A LETTER AND A CANDLE
Sunday, December 09, 2007 3:00 pm
St. Paul's Memorial Church, 1700 University
What better way to commemorate Human Rights
Day (December 10th) than by standing up for
whose rights have been denied? Amnesty
International's worldwide goal of 70,000
letters can make
all the difference to these individuals and
remind them that their struggle has not been
Not sure what the Universal Declaration of
Human Rights is, or what it means for
human dignity? Come to the candle-lit
reading at 3:00 pm.
Sponsored By: Amnesty International Group
bgc3v at virginia.edu
LIGHT IN THE DARK: FESTIVAL FOR PEACE
Dec 4 through Dec 23, 2007 Norfolk,
Join us during the darkest part of the year
to help usher in the new light. We'll
regional premiere of 12 new movies that tell
stories of both hope and terror from around
world. Cautionary tales that show how peace
is destroyed by fear, poverty, and ideology.
heroic tales of peace achieved through
conflict resolution, cross-cultural studies,
civil and human rights, and the nurturing of
a just and tolerant society.
Presented by Tidewater Peace Alliance,
a coalition of peace and social justice
Films and events l held at either Naro
Cinema or Studio for the Healing Arts,
For more information, see
http://www.narocinema.com or call 625-6275.
Friday, December 7, 2007 6:00 pm
Free Speech Wall, Downtown Mall,
Greg Gelburd invites us all to join him in
silent protest of the current
There is power and strength in silence. The
march will consist of walking on the
without placards, signs or voices, once a
week, from the free speech wall to the Omni
and back. A
ten minute walk. In silence, centering on
moving the world in the right direction.
Each week, on
Fridays at 6 PM. Please wear something
Greg Gelburd 979 4639
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