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CNV Action-Washington,DC

September 8 - September 25
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission,
888 First St NE
Washington, DC 20426 United States
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SEPTEMBER FAST AT FERC FOR NO NEW PERMITS Beyond Extreme Energy has decided to organize a long-term, water-only “Fast for No New Permits” this September in front of FERC, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. We are undertaking this action in support of the call in Pope Francis’s encyclical, “Laudato Si,” for action on the climate crisis commensurate with its seriousness. As he says in the encyclical: “There is an urgent need to develop policies so that, in the next few… Find out more »

John Dear at Nazareth College

September 10 - September 11
Nazareth College,
4245 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14618 United States
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September 10th“Blessed are the peacemakers,”The William Shannon Lecture Series,Nazareth College,Rochester, New  September 11thAfternoon Dialogue with Students,Nazareth College,Rochester, New Find out more »

CNV Action:Boston,MA

September 11 @ 10:00 am - October 18 @ 5:00 pm
Boston University Art Galleries: Stone Gallery,
855 Commonwealth Ave
Boston , MA 02215 United States
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Boston University Art Galleries at the Stone Gallery presents A Call for Peace: An Exhibition of Iri and Toshi Maruki’s Hiroshima Panels & Artifacts from the Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Dates and Events: Friday, September 11 – Sunday, October 18 Opening Reception: Thursday, September 10, 6–8pm Location: Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery (855 Commonwealth Ave) Exhibition and Gallery Events are Free and Open to the Public (This exhibition has been organized in collaboration with the Maruki… Find out more »
$5 - $10

CNV Event: Film on Reconciliation

September 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Casserly Hall, St. Joseph’s Church,
371 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10014 United States
Film on Reconciliation  – In Our Son’s Name In commemoration of 9/11/01 and in honor of UN International Peace Day, Pax Christi Metro New York will be showing the film “In Our Son’s Name” about the transformation that Phyllis and Orlando Rodriguez experienced after their son Greg died in the attack on the World Trade Center in NYC. The decision to choose reconciliation instead of revenge thrusts them reluctantly into the public eye as they speak out against war in… Find out more »

Peace Day Philly 2015

September 14 - September 21
Various Philly Area Venues,
Philadelphia Area, PA United States
Peace Day Philly is the local initiative for the UN International Day of Peace, observed world wide on and around Sept. 21. PDP collaborates on and promotes diverse peace related events and activities across the Philly region.  Most events are free! Click here to find all Peace Day Philly related events here! Find out more »

CNV Event:Candlelight Vigil for Peace

September 16 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Luther House,
1805 Las Lomas Road NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106 United States
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Prayers for Peace in our World, our Community, and our Lives in preparation for the United Nations International Day of Peace on September 21st and the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Action September 20-27, 2015 Learn more here! Find out more »

CNV Action: Clinton,IA

September 17 - September 19
The Canticle,
841 13th Ave. N.
Clinton, IA 52732 United States
Stop the Hate/Show the Love Walk, followed by the movie “A Force More Powerful” and then a full day of speakers, presentations on the theme of peace and nonviolence.   Thursday, Sept. 17th – Stop the Hate/Show The Love Walk – See flyer below. Thursday, Sept. 17th – Showing”A Force More Powerful” a film about nonviolence for our monthly Social Justice Movie Series  Friday, Sept. 18th – commemorate International Day of Peace with a day-long vigil and speakers. Learn more… Find out more »

CNV Event:Pace and Justice Exhibit

September 18
Pilgrim Place,
Avery Road
Claremont , CA 91711 United States
Members of our Pilgrim Place Community will display pictures, banners, artifacts demonstrating our work in peace and justice in long lives before retirement as well as current initiatives.  As we celebrate our 100th year we will be seen as part of Pace and Bene hope for non-violence shared by John Dear who inspired us in a talk her at Pilgrim Place.  Find out more »

CNV Event:Peace Day Celebration North Texas

September 18 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Klyde Warren Park,
2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
Peace Is Possible is a grassroots movement dedicated to promoting peace and showing the world it is possible to love beyond our differences ☮ Our annual World Peace Day Celebration North Texas is an educational festival aimed at raising peace awareness through the medium of the arts and celebrating the United Nations recognized International Day of Peace. The event will feature musical acts, speakers, various performers and peace related artwork. Join us as we celebrate peace and further the cause… Find out more »

CNV Action-Nevada Test Site

September 19 - September 21
Nevada Desert Experience,
1420 West Bartlett Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89106 United States
Justice for our Desert Join The Nevada Desert Experience September 19, 20 and 21.  “Justice for our Desert” includes a liturgy at the historic Peace Camp and witnessing for peace at Creech Air Force Base (center for drone warfare) Yucca Mountain (proposed repository for high level nuclear waste) and the Nevada Test Site. SATURDAY 19 September 1:00 pm = Nonviolence Training 5:00 pm = DINNER 6:00 pm = Concert with Alzara & Brother Spellbinder SUNDAY 20 September BREAKFAST 10:00 am… Find out more »

CNV Action-Fairfax,VA

September 19 - October 3
Northern Virginia Mennonite Church,
3729 Old Lee Highway
Fairfax, 22030 United States
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Heeding God’s Call to Prevent Gun Violence will be displaying its Memorial to the Lost at Northern Virginia Mennonite Church (3729 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22030) from 9/19-10/3. More information regarding specific events that will happen in regard to Memorial during this period will be forthcoming. The Memorial is a t-shirt display of the 155 people in the greater Washington DC area who have died as a result of gun violence during 2014. Find out more »

CNV Actions: Raleigh,NC

September 19 - September 26
Raleigh NC Various Locations,
Raleigh, NC United States
Raleigh Peace Week and Peace Festival Raleigh PEACE WEEK September 19-26, 2015 Building a Culture of Non-Violence 9/19 10am PEACE FESTIVAL  – Holy Trinity Lutheran Church 2723 Clark Ave. Multiple activities & Fair Trade items for sale 9/20 6:30pm Movie & Discussion – Western Blvd Presbyterian Church 4900 Kaplan Dr. “Selma” 9/21 INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE 9/21 6:30pm NC Peace Action – Highland United Methodist Church 1901 Ridge Rd. “Young Peacemaker Award Dinner” 9/24 5pm Congregations for Social Justice Tyler’s… Find out more »

CNV Actions: Arkansas Peace Week

September 19 - September 29
Various Little Rock Locations,
Little Rock, AR 72201 United States
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ARKANSAS PEACE WEEK! Full details can be found on their website here. Saturday, 9/19 – 9am: Equality Summit Arkansas. Donaghey Student Center. Although we have seen some incredible victories over the past few months, there is still a lot of work to be done! In order to ensure that all LGBT Arkansans are treated fairly, it’s vital we all work together towards electing pro-LGBT candidates, creating communities that are safe for everyone, and ensuring institutions such as hospitals, schools and places of… Find out more »

CNV Event:Blessed Are the Peacemakers

September 19 - October 3
St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral,
5th and Nutmeg
San Diego, CA 92103 United States
Blessed Are the Peacemakers Three Events Celebrating International Peace Day 1) 9/19 @ 6 pm – Showing of the Academy Award nominee film, Tangerines. An older Estonian man cares compassionately for two wounded soldiers from opposite sides of the 1990s-era war in Georgia. 2) 9/20 @ 9am forum led by Eden Steele of Interactions for Peace; workshop to follow on 10/3 at 10 am. St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral, 5th and Nutmeg, San Diego, CA. Each event is free. Learn more at  Contact: 619-298-7261 Find out more »

CNV Action:End Violence Together Rally

September 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
West Market Square,
75 Poplar Street
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
The public is invited to participate in a Bangor Rally to End Violence in West Market Square, on Saturday, September 19, at 1:00 pm. Forty local organizations are cosponsoring the event as part of a national Campaign Nonviolence. There will be drumming, speakers and music, followed by a march through downtown. The event is meant to raise awareness of how war, poverty, and environmental destruction are connected. It will also demonstrate the commitment of the forty participating organizations to work… Find out more »


September 19 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Salisbury City Park across from Ben's Red Swings
Salisbury, MD 21804 United States
Faith and community action groups will cosponsor the 7th annual, local observance of the UN International Day of Peace, Peace In The Park.  It will be held 2:00-6:00 P.M., Saturday, September 19, 2015, in Salisbury City Park, across from Ben’s Red Swings.  The theme is “Peace In Our Community.  Peace In Our World.” At 4:00 P.M., the celebration will feature the installation of a Peace Pole with a message of peace in eight languages.  It will be dedicated by Mayor… Find out more »

CNV Action-Tampa, FL

September 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
MacDill AFB Main Gate,
6801 S. Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, FL 33621 United States
Action against Drones Part of our annual Pax Christi Florida Assembly will be to do a protest against drones outside of the main gate at MacDill AFB, located at 6801 S. Dale Mabry in Tampa, FL, on Saturday, Sept 19th, from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.  MacDill is the headquarters for US Central Command and US Special Operations Command.  Kit Evans-Ford will be giving us a Nonviolence Training the same weekend at our Assembly, located at Bethany Center, 18150 Bethany Center… Find out more »

CNV Action: Rochester,NY

September 20
Rochester, NY 14604 United States
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Trees for Wangari: A Concert and Festival for Seed Sovereignty Organized by: Gandhi Earth Keepers InternationalLocation: Rochester, NYEvent Date: September 20, 2015 Wangari Maathai, 2004 Nobel Peace Prize winner and founder of the Green Belt Movement, strived to reforest her country by paying women to plant trees. She was a true environmentalist, feminist, politician, professor, and a human rights activist. On Sunday, September 20 we will host a concert and festival that celebrates the remarkable legacy of Wangari Maathai, raises awareness… Find out more »

CNV Actions:Planting Peace-Chicago Area

September 20 - September 27
Various Chicago Area Locations,
Chicago, IL United States
Campaign Nonviolence…Plant Peace Ongoing events have been planned starting from our August trip to Los Alamos and Santa Fe. Planned events on August 24 (Roosevelt University, Chicago), August 25 (Restorative Justice Hub, Posen), August 26 (Aurora) with the Peace Alliance to build a “Constituency for Peace Building” capable of shifting policy towards reducing violence and TEACHING PEACE IN SCHOOLS. Donating PEACE POLES and planning dedications at St. Liborius Church in Steger and Elizabeth Seton in Orland Park, the South Suburban… Find out more »

CNV Action:Drone Protest-Little Falls,MN

September 20 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Camp Ripley,
15000 hwy 115
Little Falls, MN 54345 United States
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Camp Ripley open house/drone protest front gate Camp Ripley (established 1856) near Little Falls, Minnesota, is the largest military training base in the Midwest. Soldiers are trained at Camp Ripley to operate Shadow Drones, which are weaponized and, according to Camp Ripley Range Regulations, currently are used for bombing. Official time set by the Brainerd Area Coalition for Peace is 11am-2pm for a peaceful protest and vigil at the front main gate at Camp Ripley on September 20, 2015, with a… Find out more »

☮ccupy the Beach

September 20 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Wall,
14th St. and Hampton Beach
Hampton, NH 03842 United States
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Sunday, September 20, 2015 (11:00 am ~ 5:00 pm, and beyond?) 14th Street & Ocean Blvd. in Hampton Beach, NH * PEACE ☮N THE BEACH * On Sunday, September 20th, 2015, at 14th Street & Ocean Blvd. in Hampton Beach, NH. We hope you will join us, in a local peaceful alternative action, for just one afternoon on the sandy ocean breeze swept shores of New Hampshire, as we stand in solidarity with our brothers and sisters from sea to shining sea to ride that continuous WaveOfAction in front of the Cinnamon Rainbows Surf… Find out more »

CNV Event: Camden,NJ

September 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Peace Monument Park,
Broadway & Ferry
Camden, NJ United States
Peace, Social Justice and the Environment: Interconnections Sponsored by the Peace Community of Sacred Heart and The Center for Environmental Transformation; Gathering at the peace monument with speakers and music to welcome Pope Francis to our area, discuss the connections among the peace, social justice and environmental movements and how Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment might help to further the work we do. Find out more »

CNV and Peace Day Philly Event: Interfaith Celebration

September 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Ethical Humanist Society of Philadelphia,
1906 S. Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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An Interfaith Peace Celebration & Dialogue: Nurturing the Activist Within & Relationships Beyond Sunday, September 20 2:00pm – 4:30pmEthical Humanist Society of Philadelphia1906 S. Rittenhouse SquarePhiladelphia, PA An Interfaith Peace Celebration & Dialogue: Nurturing the Activist Within & Relationships BeyondCome build the community, networking, and inspiration necessary to grow peace in our hearts, our city and the world! Learn about other peace groups in Philadelphia! Come for music, poetry, personal stories, refreshments, and dialogue to nurture the activist within! Learn… Find out more »

CNV Action-Wilmington,DE

September 20 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Cool Spring Park,
10th & VanBuren Streets
Wilmington, DE 19806 United States
2nd Annual March for a Culture of Peace The March will begin at Cool Spring Park in Wilmington with a short service, and then march into West Center City where gun violence is prevalent in the neighborhood.  The March will end back at Cool Spring Park for a rally. Learn more here! Find out more »

CNV Event: La Mesa,CA

September 20 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Aztec Park,
Aztec Dr & Morocco Dr.
La Mesa, CA 91942 United States
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CNV Action-Fargo,ND

September 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ed Clapp Senior Center,
2801 32nd Avenue S
Fargo, ND 58103 United States
International Day of Peace Celebration A MULTIFAITH CELEBRATION OF PEACE IN SONG, MUSIC, AND NARRATIVE Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world. The General Assembly of the United Nations has declared Sept. 21st as an annual day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples. Part of National Welcoming Week in our community, September 12-20, 2015. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by FM Baha’i Community, the Presentation Sisters, the… Find out more »

CNV Action:Edmonton,Canada

September 21 - October 2
Various Edmonton Locations,
Edmonton, Alberta Canada
Edmonton Peace Festival
Edmonton Peace Festival This fall, Edmontonians of all backgrounds will come together to reflect on and celebrate peace during our city’s first ever YEG Peace Fest. With the aim of fostering a city-wide promotion of peace, unity, and human rights, the festival will run from September 21st to October 2nd, commemorating the International Day of Peace, Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday and the International Day of Non-Violence. YEG Peace Fest is an opportunity for energizing peace – it is an opportunity to… Find out more »

CNV Action:Edmonton,Canada

September 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Edmonton City Hall,
1 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, Alberta Canada
United Nations International Day of Peace Celebration On September 21st, 2015 the United Nations International Day of Peace will be celebrated worldwide by millions of individuals, communities, nations and governments by highlighting their efforts to end conflict and promote peace. In Edmonton, Alberta there will be a Peace Day Celebration at Edmonton’s City Hall. Learn more here. Find out more »

CNV Event:Pinwheels for Peace at DePaul Univ.

September 21 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
DePaul University,
Lincoln Park Campus
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
Pinwheels for Peace at DePaul University On the World’s International Day of Peace, September 21st, the DePaul community will be participating in promoting peace and non-violence by creating Pinwheels for Peace. We hope to create our very own pinwheels decorated with drawings, writings, inspirational quotes–pinwheels with words of peace and harmony on them. Once created, we intend to plant them all over the Lincoln Park campus, to create a public statement about peace. To have tangible reminders spinning in the wind that encourage “whirled” peace.… Find out more »

CNV Action-Madison,WI

September 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Marting Luther King Blvd. and Doty St.,
Martin Luther King Blvd. and Doty St.
Madison, WI 53703 United States
Monday Noon Vigil Join the Monday Noon Peace Vigil at the Corner of Doty St. and Martin Luther King Blvd. in downtown Madison, WI.  This vigil has been running for more than 30 years.  On Sept. 21 as part of Campaign Nonviolence week of actions, vigilers will focus on victims of drone warfare by reading the names. Find out more »

CNV Action-Madison,WI

September 21 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Every day until 09.25.15
Wisconsin State Capitol Rotunda,
2 E Main St
Madison, WI 53703 United States
Exhibition of Drones Quilt Project Campaign Nonviolence – Wisconsin group will be exhibiting the Drones Quilt Project in the Capitol Rotunda in Madison, WI during the week of Sept. 21-25.  On Friday, there will be a public reading of names of victims of drone warfare. Find out more »

CNV Event: Albuquerque,NM

September 21 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice,
202 Harvard Dr SE, ,
Albuquerque, NM 87106 United States
Celebrate The International Day of Peace at the Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice Forum on Nonviolence and The Struggle for Justice Poetry Frito Pie from the Peace Cafe Candlelight vigil with music Find out more information visit the Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice website: Or contact other organizers for this event: Albuquerque Chapter United Nations Association USA University of New Mexico Peace and Justice Studies Program Find out more »

CNV Event: Peace Day Ice Cream Social!

September 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Rivoli Park Labyrinth,
943 N Kealing Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46201 United States
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International Day of Peace Ice Cream Social This will be a free gathering of neighbors meeting neighbors to promote community.  We will gather at 5 pm on Monday, September 21st, 2015 at the Rivoli Park Labyrinth (943 N Kealing Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46201) for ice cream sandwiches and to walk the labyrinth for peace. Learn more here: Find out more »

CNV Event-San Antonio,TX

September 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Whitley Theological Center, Oblate School of Theology,
285 Oblate Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78216 United States
Peace Laureate Conversation on Race Back again by demand — another Living Room Conversation with the San Antonio Peace Laureates! This couldn’t come on a better date or at a more crucial moment in time. You will not want to miss this extraordinary event. Check out the last Laureate Conversation on Prejudice at NOWCastSA. No reservations required to attend. Free and open to the Public. Simply come and consider coming early to find a seat and so as not to… Find out more »

CNV Event:Peace Prayer-Solana Beach,CA

September 21 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
St. James Church,
625 S. Nardo Avenue
Solana Beach, CA 92075 United States
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Please join us in Promoting Peace & Harmony! September 21st has been designated as International Peace Day by the United Nations. Monday September 21st: Peace Prayer Vigil at 6:30PM St. James Church Parish Conference Room 625 S. Nardo Avenue, Solana Beach, CA Also join us on September 23rd for Equinox Day for an Interfaith Peace Prayer. Learn more here! We welcome people from all faiths to join us for this event. Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP to Christy at [email protected]  This event is sponsored by… Find out more »

CNV Action-Stirling,NJ

September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Shrine of St. Joseph,
1050 Long Hill Road
Stirling, NJ 07980 United States
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Peace Site Dedication In observance of the International Day of Peace the Peace Center at the Shrine of St. Joseph will officially dedicate the grounds of the Shrine as a peace site through New Jersey Peace Action. Find out more »

CNV Action-Washington,DC

September 22
The White House,
1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20500 United States
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SOWING THE SEEDS OF HOPE: From Congress to the White House For our planet, the war-ravaged, and the poor we will sow the seeds of hope for peace.  Guided by conscience, reason, and deeply held convictions, we call upon people of good will to come to Washington, DC on Tuesday September 22, 2015 to actively participate in a witness of nonviolent civil resistance calling on Congress and the White House to take meaningful action as we confront the climate crisis, the unending wars,… Find out more »

CNV Actions and Events:Boise, ID

September 22 - September 26
Various Boise Locations,
Boise, ID 83725 United States
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Taking Action for a Culture of Peace Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions 2015 Organized by the Idaho Peace Coalition and friends Events Hosted by Idaho Peace Coalition and Idaho Campaign Nonviolence Silent Walking Meditation to Abolish the Idaho Death Penalty – The walk is an appeal to Idaho citizens, the Governor and the Idaho Legislature to end the Idaho death penalty. This walk also celebrates the United Nations International Day of Peace. Members from several faith and peace traditions will… Find out more »

Nonviolent Communication Training

September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
William Penn House,
515 E Capitol St SE
Washington DC, DC 20003 United States
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We will offer a 4 hour introductory training on Nonviolent Communication to 30 young adults gathering in DC for the visit of Pope Francis. They will be invited to also become peacekeepers at the large gathering occurring on Nov. 24th near the Capitol. Visit the DC Peace Team Website here. Find out more »

CNV Action-Volk Field Air Base,WI

September 22 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Volk Field,
Camp Douglas, WI 54618 United States
Vigil Against Drones Join the monthly vigil outside the gates of Volk Field, an Air National Guard Base, where pilots are trained to operate Shadow Drones.   Find out more »

CNV Action:Occupella in Bay Area Bart Stations!

September 22 @ 4:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Various BART Stations,
2-3 locations TBD
San Francisco Bay Area, CA 94610 United States
Campaign Nonviolence, Occupella, and other Musicians Sing for Peace in Bay Area BART Stations! Campaign Nonviolence partners with OCCUPELLA (   for CNV Week 2015!  WE HOPE TO BE SINGING IN TWO TO THREE BART STATIONS–one in Berkeley (probably Downtown Berkeley), one in SAN FRANCISCO (probably Montgomery Street), and hopefully a third (probably Millbrae).  PLEASE HOLD THE DATE, and STAY TUNED AS WE FINALIZE THE LOCATIONS. Occupella organizes informal public singing at Bay Area marches and at BART stations. We sing to… Find out more »

Activism 101: A Two Part Workshop

September 22 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Every 2 days until 09.24.15
Peace and Justice Center,
60 Lake Street, 1C
Burlington, VT United States
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Do you have a passion for changing the world for the better? Join this two part workshop as part of the Peace & Justice Center’s programming for Campaign Nonviolence’s Week of Actions 2015. Many activists advocate for a particular cause or on behalf of a specific oppressed group. Examples include activism towards rights of indigenous people, racial justice, women’s rights, economic justice, animal rights, and environmental justice. Working individually or in groups, they employ a wide variety of strategies, including… Find out more »

CNV Event:Interfaith Vigil-Beverly,MA

September 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Beverly Common,
Peace Pole - Beverly Common
Beverly, MA 01915 United States
Interfaith Candlelight Vigil to Promote Campaign Nonviolence On September 22, 2015, Tuesday, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Peace Pole on Beverly Common, Pax Christi USA – Beverly MA is sponsoring an Interfaith Candlelight Vigil to Promote Campaign Nonviolence. Faith Leaders will share sacred texts, prayers, or statements on the theme of nonviolence.  Local community activists will connect the dots on the structural violence of poverty, racism, homelessness, and war inviting us to action and taking a stand against all… Find out more »

CNV Action:Beaverton,OR

September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Stand for Peace,
Hall Blvd. & 5th St.
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
Caring for Our Common Home Peace Vigil Parishes and Congregations around Beaverton Oregon will gather at the Washington County Peace Vigil Stand for Peace on Wednesday September 23 at 6 pm.  Our theme “Caring for Our Common Home” will be proclaimed to our city as we hold a Candlelight Vigil and March to our local Peace Pole, in solidarity with Pope Francis, who will be addressing Congress on the environment the next day. We hope to inspire others to consider how they… Find out more »

CNV Event:Interfaith Peace Ritual

September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bohan Residence,
Encinitas, CA 92024 United States
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September 23rd is Equinox Day. For thousands of years planetary pilgrims have welcomed this sacred rite of passage; Autumn Equinox, with fire, song, and celebration. Daytime and nighttime are equal. Light balances darkness. Our ritual of passage is a celebration of peaceful balance, equality, oneness in diversity, and mutual openness to others. Wednesday September 23rd: Autumn Equinox Interfaith Peace Ritual 6:00PM – 8:00PM Home of Sean & Christy Bohan Details of location will be provided at the time of RSVP.… Find out more »

CNV: Action for Climate Justice in DC

September 24
National Mall,
Between 4th St NW & 7th Streets NW
Washington, DC 20565 United States
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“Pope Francis, We Heard Your Call for a Conversation, Let’s Talk Climate Justice” Join Us – Thursday, September 24, 2015 On the National Mall Washington, DC On this historic day, as Pope Francis addresses a joint session of Congress, we will gather in support of his call for urgent action to address the climate crisis and create a new future of economic equality, social justice, and environmental equity. It is America’s Moral Duty toTake Action for Climate Justice, Now! Read more… Find out more »

CNV Event:Santa Clara, CA

September 24 @ 11:50 am - 12:50 pm
Univ. of Santa Clara – in front of Mission Chapel,
500 El Camino Real, CA 95050
Santa Clara, CA 95050 United States
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Nonviolent vigil in front of Mission Santa Clara Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA). We hope to begin a conversation about their gospel based school, training students for war through ROTC. Can a Christian institution be following Christ and have a military school on it’s campus? Organized by Catholic Workers and the Pacific Life Community. Contact person –  Andrew Lanier: [email protected] or contact Susan Crane: [email protected] Find out more »

CNV Action:Albuquerque,NM

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
the abq center for peace & justice,
202 harvard
albuquerque, NM 87106 United States
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Peace Cafe (universal desire) Violence seems to be a reaction of exclusion.We at the Peace Cafe want to invite everyone, this means you too can have coffee with us and yes break bread with us as well. On September 24, 2015 we will be serving a special meal to welcome all people of all walks of life. Our aim is to unite people with one common desire; to be included. Hoping to bring together all who are in need with… Find out more »

CNV Action:Lockheed Martin Vigil-Sunnyvale,CA

September 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lockheed Martin,
corner of Java and Mathilda
Sunnyvale, CA United States
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Friday, September 25, 2015Noon – 1:00 pm Lockheed Martin corner of Java and Mathilda, Sunnyvale, CA Campaign Nonviolence is a movement to build a culture of peace and justice by educating about nonviolence and working to nonviolently end war, poverty, and to reverse climate change. From September 20-27th, people in more than 100 cities around the US, in Afghanistan and other countries will be gathering to take action in ways that show the connections between war, poverty and the climate crisis.  As… Find out more »

CNV Action-Hilo,HI

September 25 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Hilo Federal Building,
Hilo, HI United States
Hilo Peace Vigil This vigil will be held outside the Federal Building in Hilo on Hawaii Island on Friday, September 25, from 3:30 to 5:00 PM. This vigil is has been a weekly event since the US attack on Afghanistan. The Friday vigil during Campaign Nonviolence Week 2015 will mark the 731st consecutive week. Learn more here Find out more »

CNV Action:Silent Prayer Vigil at Kirkland AFB

September 25 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Entrance of Kirkland Air Force Base:,
1451 W 4th St,
Albuquerque, NM United States
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Silent Prayer Vigil at Entrance to Kirkland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, NM Please join us as we sit in silence and pray for peace at the entrance to Kirkland Air Force Base.  On the website for Kirkland Air Force base it states:  “The mission of the 377th Air Base Wing is to execute nuclear, readiness, and support operations for American air power.”  In February 1970 Dorothy Day wrote: “I am convinced that prayer and austerity, prayer and self sacrifice,… Find out more »

Shifting into Peace Gear Training

September 26
First Congregational Church,
700 Marion St. NE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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Purpose: Making a broad change from domination to cooperation in all areas is what humanity needs to survive. Such a change amounts to nothing less than an evolutionary step forward for the human race – probably the first such step that has ever been taken voluntarily. Few people have considered the personal and societal implications of such a shift, but if there is no vision, a goal cannot be achieved. Thus, the purpose of this training is to offer participants… Find out more »

CNV:Culture of Peace Festival-Springfield,OH

September 26
City Hall Plaza,
76 E High St
Springfield, OH 45502 United States
A number of local organizations will highlight Campaign Nonviolence at the Springfield Culture of Peace Festival. We expect to be able to speak about peace and nonviolence on stage at the event.  Several groups will sponsor Bystander Training during the week for different neighborhoods.  Not sure yet if we’ll have a march or vigil earlier in the week.  Find out more »

CNV Action:On the Move-Erie,PA

September 26
Griswold Plaza,
Griswold Plaza
Erie, PA 16501 United States
A gathering in Griswold Plaza with participants approaching the Plaza from 4 directions. Find out more »

CNV Event: Nonviolent Chico

September 26
City Plaza,
Main St/ Broadway at 4th/5th Sts.
Chico, CA 95928 United States
Imagine Action – What Would A Nonviolent Chico Look Like? 9/26 – Display in city plaza – Peace Panel Project’s panels plus open panels for people to write thoughts on re-creating environment of nonviolence in all aspects of city life. Plus, join us at the Peace Vigils on Sept 19th and 26th from 12:30-1:30pm at 3rd & Main in downtown Chico. Stand with us to hold space for peace, bring a sign with your favorite peace-promoting slogan, or just drop… Find out more »

CNV Event:Walk in Solidarity with the Poor

September 26 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Santa Sophia Parish Grounds,
9800 San Juan St.
Spring Valley, CA 91977 United States
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CNV Action-Horsham,PA

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Horsham PA Air Guard Station,
Easton Road and County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19040 United States
Pope Francis in Philadelphia, PA.  Share his Spirit in Horsham…Say NO! to Drone War Terror and to the Drone War Command Center at Air Guard Station. September 26, Noon – 2p.m. – Share his message of justice and peace in nearby Horsham, PA Say NO! to Drone War Terror and  the Drone War Command Center at the Horsham Air Guard Station, located just outside of Philadelphia, at Route 611/Easton Road and County Line Road, in Horsham, PA 19040. See September… Find out more »

CNV Action: Birmingham, AL

September 26 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Five Points South,
1100 20th St S
Birmingham, AL United States
Vigil for peace at the fountain in Five Points South.  Bring a sign or use one of ours! Find out more »

CNV Action: Equity March and Rally-Eugene, OR

September 27
To be Determined
Eugene, OR 97401 United States
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Equity March and Rally September 27  The Eugene Peace team is actively recruiting as many people as possible who have suffered loss of income or shelter to participate in the Equity March and Rally on Sunday, September 27, along with their advocates and allies. We intend to connect the dots between war, poverty, climate change, and all forms of violence — and join forces to work for a culture of peace. Five “feeder” marches from Whiteaker, Harlow, Springfield, South Hills,… Find out more »

CNV Action: Casper,WY

September 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tate Pump House & Rea Learning Circle on the Platte River,
1775 West First Street
Casper, WY 82601 United States
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International Day of Peace on the Platte On September 27th, help build a culture of peace with Campaign Nonviolence Wyoming.  Join us on the river at the Tate Pump House and the new Bart Rea Learning Circle to celebrate International Day of Peace with a Peace Pole planting, reflection & meditation, yoga, labyrinth walking, kids activities and music. We will celebrate, in the spirit of hope, the day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and… Find out more »

CNV Action: Napa,CA Peace Vigil

September 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Soscol Avenue & Third Street,
Soscol Avenue & Third Street
Napa, CA United States
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Napa,CA Peace Vigil Napa will be participating in a Peace Vigil on Sunday, September 27, from 2-4 pm at the the corners of Third and Soscol.We’ll have peace signs and a flag and they’ll write a letter to the editor of their local newspaper. Organizer, Teresa Cahill Bravo will also be teaching classes at Juvenile Hall on Saturday Sept. 26 to discuss nonviolence. Find out more »

CNV Action-Salt Lake City,UT

September 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Liberty Park,
589 E 1300 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84105 United States
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On Sunday, September 27, 2015, at 3 PM at the Tracy Aviary amphitheater in Liberty Park, Salt Lake City, Utah, the Gandhi Alliance for Peace will hold a birthday party for Mohandas Gandhi. Anyone and everyone interested is invited to attend! The event features music and musicians, the performance of dances of India, the community planting of a tree as gift to the Aviary, and the announcement of the recipient of the annual peace award granted by the Alliance to… Find out more »

CNV Action-Minneapolis,MN

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Coldwater Spring,
5601 Minnehaha Park Dr S
Minneapolis, MN 55417 United States
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Full Moon Walk, Sunday, September 27, 2015, 7-8:15 pmat Sacred Coldwater Springsas part of the weeklong Nationwide Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actionssponsored by Pace e Bene (peace+all good) 7-8:15 pmBeing at sacred Coldwater Springs is an act of peace. Walking on sacred land is an act of prayer. Listen to the song of the spring water tumbling down the Mississippi bluff. We come together here, we are the water people on the water planet, together. Let’s anoint each other’s foreheads… Find out more »

CNV Action:Occupy Beale AFB, Calif.

September 28 @ 3:00 pm - September 29 @ 9:00 am
Beale Air Force Base,
Beale AFB, CA 95903 United States
Occupy Beale Air Force Base
2ND ANNUAL Campaign Nonviolence Protest at Beale Air Force Base, north of Sacramento, CA.  Monday, Sept. 28, 3 – 5pm.  Join  Northern Calif. Activists United Against Drone Warfare  PROBABLY at Beale AFB Main Gate(BUT CONFIRM SPECIFICS WITH ORGANIZERS BEFORE ARRIVING), 4675 N. Beale Rd, Marysville monthly protest, followed by potluck and camping at the main gate, 4675 N. Beale Rd. FMI: Sacramento: 916-284-0944,  [email protected];  Nevada County: 941-320-0291; Chico: Chris Nelson:  530-345-7590;   Bay Area: Toby; (510) 215-5974, [email protected] We may meet at the Wheatland… Find out more »

CNV Evening of Prayer for Victims of Violence

September 30 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph,
80 South Market St.
San Jose, CA 95113 United States
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To get involved with a Campaign Nonviolence Action in the San Francisco area, contact Sherri Maurin: [email protected] // (415) 250-7986 Find out more »

Interfaith Service Against the Death Penalty

October 10 @ 3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church,
1755 Clay Street
San Francisco, CA 94109 United States
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Philip Workman Interfaith Service of Worship — A Witness Against the Death Penalty” Sponsored By: Carr/Yeley/ and Associates, The Episcopal Church of St. Mary the Virgin, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, The Reverend Keenan Colton Kelsey, Kevin Frederick and Temenos Catholic Worker Saturday, October 10, 2015  3:00 p.m. – Service With the Giving of Pizza to the Homeless at Haight and Stanyan 6:00 p.m. – The Philip Workman Interfaith Service of Worship “A Witness Against the Death Penalty” St. Luke’s Episcopal… Find out more »

CNV Event: Care for Creation

October 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Stayer Center,
Marian University, 45 S. National Avenue
Fond du Lac, WI 54935 United States
Care for Creation, Our Common Home In his encyclical letter, Laudato Si’, Pope Francis urges all people everywhere to Care for Creation, our Common Home. An evening forum will focus on Pope Francis’ message. Sister Dianne Bergant, CSA will give the keynote address on the theological basis of care for creation, followed by panelists addressing the science of climate change (Dr. John Morris), transforming the economy (Dr. Kevin Quinn), a business response (Steve Borowski from the Monroe Clinic), and the Congregation of Sisters of St.… Find out more »

John Dear in Morro Bay, Calif.

October 17 - October 18
St. Timothy’s Church,
962 Piney Way
Morro Bay, CA 93442 United States
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Oct 17 & 18 Morro Bay, Cal. St. Timothy’s Church 962 Piney Way John will be presiding over the weekend Masses Find out more »

John Dear in Morro Bay, Calif

October 24 @ 8:00 am - October 25 @ 5:00 pm
St. Timothy’s Church,
962 Piney Way
Morro Bay, CA 93442 United States
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Oct 24 & 25 Morro Bay, Cal. St. Timothy’s Church 962 Piney Way John will be presiding over the weekend Masses Find out more »

Thomas Merton’s Lessons of Peace with John Dear

November 6 - November 8
CTA Conference,
Milwaukee, WI 53214 United States
“Thomas Merton’s Lessons of Peace” November 6-8, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Call to Action National Conference, Learn more here: Find out more »

The Nonviolence of Jesus, Gandhi, King & Ourselves

November 13 - November 15
Kirkridge Retreat Center,
2495 Fox Gap Road
Bangor, PA 18013 United States
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“Living the Nonviolence of Jesus, Gandhi & King: The Peacemaking Life Today,” A Campaign Nonviolence National Retreat with Rev. John Dear Nov. 13-15, 2015, East Stroudsburg, PA, at the Kirkridge Retreat Center, 2495 Fox Gap Rd., Bangor. During this weekend retreat, John will help us reflect on the call to be peacemakers, how can we can practice nonviolence like Jesus, Gandhi and Dr. King, and how we can spend the rest of our lives fulfilling our vocation to be peacemakers. There will be presentations, quiet time, small group… Find out more »


02.13.16 - 02.26.16
La Fonda de Cruz Chica,
Bartolome Jaime 805
La Cumbre, Cordoba Argentina
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A special invitation to participate in a nonviolence retreat in the Province of Cordoba, Argentina, with Veronica Pelicaric, Pace e Bene’s Director of International Programs. In collaboration with Asociacion Para El Progreso de las Ciencias Humanas. Veronica Pelicaric, a Pace e Bene nonviolence trainer and author, who also grew up in the land of Pope Francis, is organizing a nonviolence workshop/experience with local people in the small mountainous town of La Cumbre, Córdoba Province, in the center of Argentina. There… Find out more »
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