Events For Activists – 3/4-3/8

4 03 2009

Today, March 4th

Marriage Equality New York

Weekly meeting at the LGBT Center 208 W. 13th at 6:30pm.

MENY Website (the group is also on Facebook).

Eve Of Justice 

Candlelight Vigil in Support of Californians the day before proposition 8 arguments begin in California’s Supreme Court.

LGBT Center 208 W. 13th NY, NY at 7:15pm

Join the Impact/Civil Rights Front 

The gay rights groups will meet tonight at the LGBT Center (same as above) and will announce new changes in the group and will be joined by Yetta Kurland who is running for City Council in the 3rd District. The group will also continue the ongoing discussion about marriage equality.

Join the Impact NYC Website

Civil Rights Front Website  (both groups are also on Facebook).

Time: 7:30pm

Thursday March 5th

Pre-Rally Meet Up – United For Peace & Justice 

Rally for New York to protect us from budget cuts and oppose war spending. Great introduction into this movement which is going to be very active in the coming months. You can meet with group members and then head to the main rally on Wal-Street. 

3:45 – 4:00 PM
Walker Street, west of Broadway [between Broadway and Church, NOT at West Broadway! 

General Rally

RALLY AT CITY HALL

On Thursday March 5, 2009

Starting at 4:15pm

National Action Network‘s weekly Fireside Chat Series continues with this week’s topic: “Tired of Waiting To Exhale,” how to find and keep your soulmate. Each week the Network features different special panel guests. 

106 West 145th Street 7-9pm. You can also tune in and watch live on the website.

World Can’t Wait Meeting

Organizational meeting to prepare for an April rally and to organize on behalf of conscientous objectors and others whose civil liberty is in jeapordy. Elaine Brower, president of the organization, will attend.

March 5th, 6:30 to 8:30 PM
Community Church, 40 East 35th Street 

Worldcantwait.org

Saturday March 7th

NORML Meeting

The marijuana law reform activist group will hold a meeting at Don Hill’s (Spring & Greenwich St) at 2pm. Please RSVP if you’d like to attend:  NewYorkNORML@aol.com

New York NORML Website

Sunday March 8th 

Bloomingdales Fur Protest

Lexington Ave & 59th St
New York, NY 10003 

When: 1pm Call if you need more information: 917-596-2147

 

Mayoral candidate Reverend Billy & The Church of Life After Shopping will grace the Highline Ballroom to talk about immigration rights & the prison system

Tickets & Info – Rev Billy @ The Highline Ballroom, 431 W 16th St. 2pm

Times Up! Space Opening Celebration

Sunday, March 8th, 5 p.m.
East River Bar
97 South 6th Street (Adjacent to Time’s Up! Brooklyn)

The group has also launch a series of free workshops. Check the site for more information.

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6 03 2009
Home Foreclosure Protest Sunday, March 8th « Keep Left NYC: Progressive News From the Big Apple

[…] Foreclosure Protest Sunday, March 8th In addition to other events for activists going on through Sunday there will be a protest of a mortgage foreclosure auction at the Javitz Center on Sunday March 8th […]

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