May 7, 2016
Resource Center for Nonviolence VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION DAY Saturday May 7th, Note the NEW TIME!! 3:30 - 6PM Where: Meet at the Resource Center for Nonviolence, then we'll head to San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz, CA To celebrate our amazing volunteers and provide time to talk about what you'd like to see RCNV focus on. Lunch provided. For all Volunteers. Not a volunteer yet? Join us: You can BECOME a Resource Center volunteer! Feel free to bring a guest. Light dinner provided. PLEASE RSVP and More Info,...
May 14, 2016
We're Still Here! Santa Cruz Peace Chorale 14th Annual CONCERT & Silent Auction Saturday, May 14, 7:30PM AT: Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, 2402 Cabrillo College Dr., Soquel. $15 at the door (no one turned away). More info
May 25, 2016
The Resource Center for Nonviolence presents: Express Yourself A Free Expression Workshop Writing Workshop and Open Mic When: Wednesday, May 25th, 5pm - 7pm AT: the Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean St. Santa Cruz. Lead by Isaac Collins (Lyrical I). To engage youth/ the local community and encourage ideas, analyze what is going on in their world/life without the use of profanity. Improve reading/ writing/ public speaking and performing skills. Open to all ages. Cost: $5 suggested donation (no one turned away) . More Info 831.423.1626
May 27, 2016
A memorial for Bob Fitch will be held on Friday, May 27, 2:00PM at Peace United Church of Christ, 900 High St., Santa Cruz, CA followed by a potluck reception. To volunteer at the event, or for more information, contact RCNV: 831-423-1626. Obituary written by Bob: Santa Cruz Sentinel 5/3/16: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/santacruzsentinel/obituary.aspx?n=robert-dewitt-fitch-bob&pid=179857270&fhid=24160 New York Times Obituary: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/04/arts/bob-fitch-photojournalist-of-civil-rights-era-dies-at-76.html Santa Cruz Sentinel Story about Bob 5/3/16: http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/obituaries/20160502/bob-fitch-1937-2016-progressive-activist-chronicled-historical-movements-as-a-participant-and-observer The world lost an amazing organizer, Bob Fitch, on Friday, April 29, 2016. Bob was 76. Below is a brief...
June 1, 2016
Wed. June 1: Stephen Zunes– 2016 Elections and Foreign Policy Presidential Candidates, Issues, and the Role of the Peace Movement
On Wednesday, June 1, 7:00PM, at the Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean St., Santa Cruz, CA Stephen Zunes will speak on 2016 Elections and Foreign Policy Presidential Candidates, Issues, and the Role of the Peace Movement While domestic issues have dominated the 2016 presidential race, there are significant differences between the presidential candidates on foreign and military policy. Stephen Zunes, professor of Politics at the University of San Francisco, examines the major international issues facing the next president and the role that peace and human...
August 5, 2016
Explore Your Social Justice Community An interactive 5-day workshop designed to engage youth and young adults in the exploration of nonviolent community organizing in Santa Cruz County. Each day will feature local organizations working around a variety of social justice issues. Where: The Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean St., Santa Cruz, and other local locations When: August 5th- August 9th 2016 Aug 5: Community Organizing 101 Aug 6: Conflict Resolution and Nonviolent Communication Aug 7: Sustainable Easting Systems and...