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Weekly Peace Vigils - Santa Cruz County

Date:
Friday, April 20, 2007
Time:
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Event Type:
Other
Organizer/Author:
sherry
Location Details:
in Felton, Santa Cruz, Soquel, and Watsonville - see details in full announcment

Weekly Vigils in Santa Cruz County

"It's not enough to be compassionate - you must act"
His Holiness Tenzin Gyatso, the fourteenth Dalai Lama

as the toll of dead and wounded mounts daily in the Mid-East
Please join with the Peace Movement of Santa Cruz County for:
the Weekly Vigils for Peace

there are now five vigils and locations to choose from in Santa Cruz County!

in FELTON, the Felton Peace Vigil
on Wednesday, April 18th, from 5:30 to 6:30 PM
at the corner of Highway 9 and Graham Hill Road
and every Wednesday at the same time!!!!!


all other weekly vigils occur on Friday Evenings, from 5-6PM!!

on this Friday, April 20th

#1: The Family Vigil for Peace of Santa Cruz!
has moved to the corner of Ocean and Water Streets
the big intersection where the County Building sits in downtown Santa Cruz

#2 Women in Black of SC - Peace Vigil and Witness!
corner of Pacific Ave and Cooper Street, downtown Santa Cruz
in front of O"Neil's Surfshop

#3: the Vigil for Peace in Soquel Village!
on the main square, outside of the Ugly Mug

#4: the Watsonville Vigil for Peace!
on Main Street, in front of the Plaza


these vigils are hosted by: Women in Black of SC, Families Against War, the SC Peace Coalition, the Watsonville Peace Coalition, Code Pink SC, the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom of SC and of Pajaro Valley, the Buddhist Peace Fellowship of SC, Pax Christi SC, the Santa Cruz Society of Friends (Quakers), United Methodists for Peace, the Interfaith Vigil for Peace, Christian Peace Witness for Iraq, and Veteran's for Peace Corrie-Mizo Chapter 11 of SC


3300 plus Americans
650,000 plus Iraqis
How Many More?
the Bell Tolls for Us All

extra signs, flags, and banners are available, or be creative and make your own!

the World is waiting for the American People to Rise Up and Take Action!
May 2007 be the Year that our Troops Come Home, and that Peace Reigns!
Peace and Courage to Us All!


"We have assumed the name of peacemaker, but we have been, by and large, unwilling to pay any significant price. And because we want peace with half a heart and half a life and will, the war, of course, continues, because the waging of war, by its nature, is total, but the waging of peace, by our own cowardice, is partial..... We cry peace and cry peace and there is not peace. There is no peace because the making of peace is at least as costly as the making of war, at least as exigent, at least as disruptive, at least as liable to bring disgrace, prison and death in its wake."
Daniel Berrigan, No Bars to Manhood, 1970

EARTH IS THE HOMELAND - MAY ALL LIFE BE SAFE AND SECURE!

Added to the calendar on Thu, Apr 19, 2007 8:29AM
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