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Indybay FeatureRelated Categories: Iraq | California | Santa Cruz Indymedia | Anti-War | Arts + Action View other events for the week of 4/ 4/2009
CSUMB quad --Divarty Street near new Library, Seaside
Run: Immediately--April 6 March 14, 2009
MEDIA CONTACT: MacGregor Eddy (831) 206-5043 youthrightssal [at] gmail.com
“Eyes Wide Open: The Human Cost of War Exhibit Comes to CSUMB in April”
“Eyes Wide Open: The Human Cost of War”, a deeply moving memorial exhibit commemorating the 444 California soldiers killed thus far in Iraq and the 65 killed in Afghanistan, will take place on April 4, 5, and 6, beginning noon Saturday and Sunday, at CSU-Monterey Bay Central Quad (Divarty Street near new Library) . This memorial to the human cost of the war in Iraq is displayed as rows of combat boots, identified with names of the military from California who have been killed in that war. A candlelight vigil will be held Saturday, 6 – 7 PM. The public is invited. Parking is available near the Central Quad, Admission is free.
PRESENTED BY: CSUMB Service Learning students and Youth Rights: Alternatives to Military Service, Monterey County youthrightssal [at] gmail.com
SPONSORED BY Monterey and Santa Cruz County peace and social justice
groups including Veterans for Peace # 46, Watsonville and Monterey County
WILPF branches and Monterey County Society of Friends (Quakers) meetings.