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An Afternoon with Nadia McCaffrey and Friends
Date Saturday November 13
Time 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location Details
Unity of Berkeley
2075 Eunice St. (at Henry), N. Berkeley
(Take Fwy. 80 to Berkeley, exit at University Ave., go East toward Berkeley Hills, turn left (North) on Shattuck Ave.
until it becomes Henry after Vine St.
Then turn right at Eunice, three main streets (Rose, Berryman, Eunice) later. Unity is then right there to your left.
Event Type Other
Organizer/AuthorTree of Life Productions
Donation is $20.00 (Proceeds benefit Laptops
for Iraq) (No one turned away for lack of funds.)

Join us for this special program to hear Nadia
McCaffrey and other community activists speak about the latest on the war in Iraq and what's happening here at home. Representatives from Motherspeak, Veterans for Peace and other organizations give updates on how we are all affected. Opportunity for Q & A and wonderful live music by local singer/musicians Viviane Deleon Bias, Breandain & Chris Langlois of "Demons Defeated", Rob Perala and more.

Keynote speaker Nadia McCaffrey, facilitator of the International Association of Near Death Studies - San Francisco Bay Area Chapter, the founder of Angelstaff and Changing the Face of Life, is a public and vocal activist. As she will be moving from Northern to Southern California soon to continue her work, catch her here before she leaves the Bay Area and also meet friends and speakers at this important event.

Laptops for Iraq is a project that Nadia and her son,
Sgt. Patrick McCaffrey, started to help loved ones stationed in Iraq stay in touch with their families in the US. Patrick was killed in Iraq on June 22, 2004. His and Nadia's story was covered by the Associated Press, ABC, CBS, CNN, USA Today,
Los Angeles Times, The San Francisco Chronicle,
Democracy Now, Aljazeera.net, NotInOurName.org,
TruthOut.org and many other media groups across the US and around the world.

To reserve your seats, contact TreeofLifeProductions@yahoo.com to leave your
name and contact number, or call (510)482-3484 or
(510)434-9865. Purchase your tickets ahead of time. Checks can be sent to: Tree of Life Productions, 2928 Chapman St., Oakland CA 94601. Seating is limited.

(Event Co-Sponsers: Bay Area Consciousness Network, Compassion in Action, International Association of Near Death Studies - San Francisco
Chapter, International Contact Support Network,
Unity of Berkeley)
Added to the calendar on Friday Oct 29th, 2004 4:13 PM
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