Calendar

Dec
18
Mon
Beyond Afghanistan/No Drones Project meeting Monday, December 18th 1 PM @ Albany Friends Meetinghouse
Dec 18 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Planning meeting of the Beyond Afghanistan/No Drones Project.  Some items to be discussed include lobbying work on curtailing the president’s sole nuclear strike powers by mandating congressional approval, lobbying Representative Paul Tonko about diplomacy with North Korea and ending US military support for the Saudis in Yemen {jointly with the Iran Project}.  Also under consideration are co-sponsorship of national antiwar conferences and planning for local educational speakers for 2918.

Dec
19
Tue
Iran Project Meeting, Tuesday, December 19th at 1:30 PM @ Albany Friends Meetinghouse
Dec 19 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Regular meeting of the Iran Project focusing on lobbying our representatives on stopping military support for the war on Yemen, and continuing support for the JCPOA, along with putting the brakes on the possibility that our president could unilaterally start a military war with North Korea.

Elaine at the Bernie Rally, April 11, 2016, photo by Mabel

Jan
3
Wed
Grannies for Peace Monthly vigil with Albany Friends and Peace Action, First Wednesday of the month @ Capitol Park East
Jan 3 @ 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM

First Wednesday of the month Capitol Park East vigil with Grannies for Peace, Albany Friends Meeting, Upper Hudson Peace Action. and allies will take place with signs, banners and leafleting.

Please join us!

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Jan
5
Fri
Grannies For Peace planning meeting for events in 2018, Friday, January 5th at 1:30 PM @ First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany
Jan 5 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

This will be the Grannies for Peace meeting to set times, dates and themes for our annual, 2018 vigils and other public events.  We do this at the start of each new year and choose co-leaders, dates and venues for each event.  The first upcoming event for the year will be our Valentine’s Day vigil, and the next will be the vigil at the Tulip fest in Washington Park.

photo by Michael P. Farrell, Times Union

Feb
7
Wed
Grannies for Peace Monthly vigil with Albany Friends and Peace Action, First Wednesday of the month @ Capitol Park East
Feb 7 @ 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM

First Wednesday of the month Capitol Park East vigil with Grannies for Peace, Albany Friends Meeting, Upper Hudson Peace Action. and allies will take place with signs, banners and leafleting.

Please join us!

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