top
East Bay
East Bay
Indybay
Indybay
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Indybay
Regions
Indybay Regions North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area California United States International Americas Haiti Iraq Palestine Afghanistan
Topics
Newswire
Calendar
Features
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
View events for the week of 10/16/2020
Oakland: BLM & YES on Prop 16: Opportunity for All Rally
Date Friday October 16
Time 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Event Type Other
Organizer/AuthorYes on 16: Opportunity for All and partners
Location Details
Lake Merritt Amphitheatre, Between 12th Street and 1st Ave., Lake Merritt Blvd, Oakland, CA 94612

NOTE: Masks & social distancing required
On October 16th, we're calling for a statewide day of action. California students will be able to attend 16 events for Yes on 16, 12 in-person events and 4 entirely digital.

Come join our socially distanced rally in Oakland to learn more about Yes on Prop 16 and hear from all manner of local community leaders from students, to elected officials, faith leaders, local candidates, and more!

Note: Local Dance & Music is a high priority, thought we have not yet secured our artists. Please feel free to reach out if you might know the right people!

Please follow safety guidelines by wearing a mask. Personal protective wear will also be provided, and social distancing will be supported with marked spaces and friendly reminders between speakers.

Safety is our first goal, so please stay home if you or someone you live with is immunocompromised or you're feeling under the weather and tune into our digital events.

If you can't attend our South Bay rally or wish to join in a virtual event, check out this link: https://linktr.ee/16for16
______________________________________________________________

Protocol for Risk/Harm Reduction While Gathering for Rallies during COVID-19

To control the spread of the novel coronavirus while in person protesting, PLEASE:

--Wear cloth face coverings/masks; they protect other people if the wearer is infected, even if they’re not showing symptoms.
--Practice physical distancing, staying more than six feet away from people who are not a part of your household, if possible.
--Use hand sanitizer often.
--Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
--Avoid touching surfaces.
--Minimize contact by multiple people with commonly used surfaces like water bottles, bullhorns, handrails, and barricades
--Minimize yelling and singing. Make noise with drums, tambourines.
--If you use a megaphone, it should be thoroughly sanitized between different speakers

If you have the following symptoms, please DO NOT participate in person. Even if you test negative for COVID-19 but have these symptoms, please refrain from in-person actions:
--Fever
--Shortness of breath
--Cough
--Headache
--Loss of smell or taste

CDC: Older adults and people who have severe underlying medical conditions like heart or lung disease or diabetes seem to be at higher risk for developing serious complications from COVID-19 illness.

CDC COVID-19 link: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
_____________________________________________________________
sm_yes_on_16_oakland.jpg

Added to the calendar on Thursday Oct 15th, 2020 8:26 AM
We are 100% volunteer and depend on your participation to sustain our efforts!

Donate

donate now

$ 162.00 donated
in the past month

Get Involved

If you'd like to help with maintaining or developing the website, contact us.

Publish

Publish your stories and upcoming events on Indybay.

IMC Network