Social Action Calendar of Events, Madison WI, from SAC of Prairie Unitarian Universalist Society
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Social Action Calendar of Events
posted by the Social Action Committee of Prairie Unitarian Universalist Society
WedJuly 55:30 - 6:30 pmNo to TrumpCare: a community mobilization! on Labor Temple Lawn, 602 S Park St. [details]
ThurJuly 6noon - 2 pmRally: Get Your Hands Off Our Healthcare at Capitol Square. [details]
WedAug. 96 pmLanterns for Peace at Tenney Park (1414 E. Johnson). This family-friendly event is organized around the world in remembrance of the devastating humanitarian effects of the nuclear bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan during World War II. This year’s speaker is Caren Stelson, author of Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor’s Story, the 2017 National Book Award Longlist title and 2017 Bank Street College Best Children’s Books of the Year list awardee. Her book retells the true story of six-year-old Sachiko Yasui’s survival of the Nagasaki atomic bomb and the lifelong aftermath.
SunAug. 1312:30 - 1:30 pmHome is a Human Right: A Series on Immigration at Prairie UU Society Annex, 2006 Whenona Dr. in southwest Madison. The Humanist Union of Madison will view and discuss three short films that examine issues related to immigration in the U.S. that impact undocumented and refugee communities: Pursuing the Dream, Nowhere to Go: Shutting Out Syrians, and The Call to Sanctuary. Come at 11:45 am to join our potluck lunch.
See John Peck's Madison Activist Calendar for more.
For peace and justice events around Wisconsin, see the Calendar posted by the
Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice at http://www.wnpj.org/calendar
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