Sat. June 5: RCNV Annual Dinner

Saturday, June 5, 2010 at the First Congregational Church Social Hall, 900 High Street, Santa Cruz Featuring Israeli Peace Activist & International Peace Prize Winner, NOMIKA ZION speaking on “Raising Another Voice.” 5:30 p.m. Hors D’oeuvres & Silent Auction 6:00 p.m. Dinner – vegetarian Middle Eastern Cuisine 7:00 p.m. Program- Brief concert with First Congregational […]

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Wed. May 12: This Time We Went Too Far: Truth & Consequences of the Gaza Invasion

On Wed., May 12, speaker Norman Finkelstein is joined by Lowkey, Hip Hop artist from the U.K., and Jody McIntyre, international solidarity activist. 5:00 p.m. Fundraising reception at SOIF Wine Bar, 105 Walnut Ave. $100 includes a light dinner, wine, reserved seats at the 7:00 p.m. program and a copy of Finkelstein’s latest book, “ This Time […]

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Homecare Workers, Clients and Allies Demand Justice for Seniors and Disabled Community Members

Santurday, May 1 (International Workers Day) 10:00 a.m. at the RCNV back parking lot. This is a community meeting for in-home caregivers, along with care recipients and community allies, to strategize a defense for life-line services. The Governor has proposed cuts to in-home care which would result in over 2,000 S.C. Co. seniors and disabled […]

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Nicaragua Today: An Unfinished Revolution

Tuesday, April 27, 7:00 p.m. at the Resource Center for Nonviolence Sandino Gomez is just back from Nicaragua where he met with community leaders. He will show photos and discuss Nicaragua under the FSLN (Sandinistas) of Pres. Daniel Ortega. Successes and contradictions abound in this complicated country with a fascinating history and a warm welcoming people. […]

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$100 A Day – film and panel discussion

The Santa Cruz Chapter of the ACLU presents: $100 A Day -A Film Showing and Panel Discussion Thursday, April 22, 2010  – 7pm Santa Cruz Police Community Room 155 Center St., Santa Cruz On December 10, 1991, East Palo Alto resident Rick Walker was convicted of a murder he did not commit. Linked to the […]

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Undoing Racism workshop

Friday, Jan. 29th, 7 – 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30th, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31st, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Participants must commit to attend entire workshop. $50 deposit required, nonrefundable after Jan. 15, 2010. Sponsored by the Coalition to Overcome Racism and facilitated by the Peoples Institute for Survival and Beyond, the workshop […]

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Alternative Market

Friday, Nov. 20th, 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21st, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22nd, noon – 3 p.m. First Congregational Church, 900 High St., Santa Cruz Give gifts this holiday season that support vendors who help create a sustainable economy both locally and globally. Purchase fair trade, locally made and/or ecologically mindful products from […]

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