Fri, Jan 5. 8:00- 10:00 am. The Harbor House on the waterfront in Olympia.
Contact Mike Coday, firstname.lastname@example.org
New Skills for Liberation and Ending Oppression
Fri-Sat, Jan 5-6, 9 am -5 pm. Workshop presented by Backbone Campaign,
Sliding scale $155-$500. On Vashon Island – location info upon registration. Register at www.backbonecampaign.org/leticianieto.
2018 Climate Resilience Summit
Sat Jan 6, 8 am – 6 pm. Seattle University, 901 12th Ave, Seattle
Health benefits of climate change mitigation. Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility (WPSR)
“Social Ecology and the Syrian Revolution”
Sun, Jan 7, 4 pm, Burial Grounds Coffee House, 5th Ave, Oly.
Monthly Reading Group. Two short pieces on ecology and municipal socialism.
Climate Countdown Day 1
Mon., Jan 8, 10 am – 1:30 pm. State Capitol, 416 Sid Snyder Ave SW.
Major mobilization of climate change activists: jumpstart climate legislation with Democrats in control of the state legislature.
“The Doomsday Machine”
Tues, Jan 9. 7pm University Temple Church, 1415 Northeast 43rd St, Seattle.
Book discussion & steps to dismantle the nuclear doomsday machine. Sponsored by Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility (WPSR)
CCC Volunteer Basic
Training Day 1
Thurs, Jan 11, Noon – 4 pm, First United Methodist Church 1224 Legion Way SE. Day 2, Sat, Jan 13, Noon- 4 pm, Providence Community Care Center, 225 State Ave NE.
Learn volunteering for the Community Care Center in downtown Olympia. SideWalk/InterFaith Works. Sign up at http://walkthurston.org/volunteer
Fri, Jan 12, 7:30 pm. Traditions café – 300 5th Ave SW
Focusing on interactions with immigrants. In collaboration with CIELO.
Meditative Walk for Peace
Sun, Jan 14, noon-1:30 pm
Honoring Dr Martin Luther King Jr. At Capital Lake. South Sound Buddhist Peace Fellowship.
Lobby Day for NARAL
Pro-Choice WA and WA
Community Action Network, Thurs, Jan 18, 11 am – 4pm.
Focus on reproductive freedom. Rotunda at the Legislative Building. Sign up at https://act1.myngp.com/Forms/-7266276523785584640.
Women’s March Anniversary Rally & Walk for Women
Sat, Jan 20, 11 am – 1 pm, State Capitol, 416 Sid Snyder Ave SW.
Honoring sisters who have died at the hands of others; showing that domestic and other forms of violence against women still happens. Oly Embrace.
Workshop in Nonviolent Communication (NVC)
Mon, Jan 22, 6:45 – 9:00 pm. Cafeteria at Lincoln Elementary School, 213 21st Ave SE.
Presenting Marshall Rosenberg’s radical process for healing relationships and resolving conflict.
360-357-4503 or email@example.com
Climate Lobby Day
Mon, Jan 22, 8:30 am – 4 pm. Start at St John’s Episcopal Church, 114 2th Ave SE; proceed to the Capital
$10 includes lunch. Sign up at https://100forclimate.brownpapertickets.com/ Ben Silesky, 425-830-5753
Protecting Our Public Lands
Tues, Jan 23, 7 pm. George Wuerthner at the Olympia Center, 222 Columbia St NW.
A defense strategy we can employ against the federal onslaught. Sponsored by Sierra Club South Sound.
MLK Peace and Justice Rally
Noon – 4 pm. Legislative Building, State Capitol, Rotunda
WA State Commission on African American Affairs.
Restoring Health to Healthcare
Fri, Jan 26, 5:30 pm to Sat, Jan 27, 4:30 pm. UW South Campus Center, Seattle.
Workshop facilitated by the estraordinary Dr Stephen Bezruchka, limited to 30 participants. To register ($25 for all) or to pay tuition (sliding scale), https://paypal.me/unitedweprosper. Sponsored by Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility (WPSR)
Democracy Lobby Day
Fri, Jan 26. 9 am – 4 pm.
Legislative focus on election and voting rights issues. Venue TBD.
Learn more and register at http://www.lwvthurston.org/democracy_lobby_day. League of Women Voters of Thurston County.
For other events, check www.thurstontalk.com.
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