Events Calendar

  • October 24, 2014

    Friday, October 24: RSVP for RCNV ANNUAL DINNER & Program to feature Erica Chenoweth: Make your reservation NOW!

    You are invited to the Resource Center for Nonviolence 2014 ANNUAL DINNER & PROGRAM   "Nonviolence is Participation" featuring ERICA CHENOWETH, co-author of "Why Civil Resistance Works, The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict." RSVP by October 10 See INVITATION and Details At: First Congregational Church, 900 High St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060 NEW this year:  5:00 - 6:00p.m.: Social Hour with Wine, locally crafted Beer and Silent Auction. We invite you to come early to find easy parking, socialize, enjoy wine, locally brewed beer & other beverages, and peruse our Silent Auction, featuring local Restaurants and Businesses, Bed...

    • Venue:
      Peace United Church
    • Start:
      October 24, 2014 5:00 pm
    • End:
    • Address:
      900 High St.
      Santa Cruz, CA,
    • Cost:
      RESERVATIONS required: $40 - 100. Tables $300-1000. Program only $8.50 - 25.
  • October 23, 2014

    Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict, October 23 at 7:00

    “Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict” A 3 week conversation group to explore and prepare for the author, Erica Chenoweth, speaking at the RCNV annual dinner. Buy the book at RCNV ($22). Case studies of the Iranian Revolution, Palestinian First Intifada, Philippine People Power, and Burmese Uprising. Dates: October 9, 16, 23 and 30

    • Venue:
      The Resource Center for Nonviolence
    • Start:
      October 23, 2014 7:00 pm
    • End:
    • Address:
      612 Ocean Street
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  • October 24, 2014

    Nonviolence is Participatory, Annual Dinner with Erica Chenoweth, October 24 at 5:00

    “Nonviolence is Participatory” Annual Dinner program with Erica Chenoweth, co-author of “Why Civil Resistance Works: the Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict.” Gourmet vegetarian dinner with friends to support the work of RCNV. Reserve a ticket ($40-$100 sliding scale) or a table by calling RCNV. 5 PM meet and greet. 6 PM dinner. 7 PM program.

    • Venue:
      TBA
    • Start:
      October 24, 2014 5:00 pm
    • End:
    • Cost:
      $40-100.00 sliding scale
  • October 28, 2014

    Studying Conflict and Compassion, Course on the Middle East at Cowell College, October 28

    “Studying Conflict and Compassion” re: the Middle East. Cowell College course lectures (Hatam Bazian, Christine King, Bruce Thompson, Stephen Zunes and more), plus community conversation after each lecture. Lectures at Merrill College 105, 6-7:45 PM. Contact RCNV for conversation details. Dates: October 7, 14, 21 and 28 November 4, 11, 18

    • Venue:
      UCSC Merrill Colllege 105
    • Start:
      October 28, 2014 6:00 pm
    • End:
      October 28, 2014 7:45 pm
  • October 30, 2014

    Pumpkin Powered Poetry Open Mic, October 30 at 7:00

    “Pumpkin-Powered Poetry” Open Mic and pumpkin art workshop hosted by Project ReGeneration at RCNV, on Last Thursday, October 30 at 6 PM.  

    • Venue:
      The Resource Center for Nonviolence
    • Start:
      October 30, 2014 7:00 pm
    • End:
    • Address:
      612 Ocean Street
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  • October 30, 2014

    Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict, October 30 at 7:00

    “Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict” A 3 week conversation group to explore and prepare for the author, Erica Chenoweth, speaking at the RCNV annual dinner. Buy the book at RCNV ($22). Case studies of the Iranian Revolution, Palestinian First Intifada, Philippine People Power, and Burmese Uprising. Dates: October 9, 16, 23 and 30

    • Venue:
      The Resource Center for Nonviolence
    • Start:
      October 30, 2014 7:00 pm
    • End:
    • Address:
      612 Ocean Street
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  • November 4, 2014

    Studying Conflict and Compassion, a course on the Middle East at Cowell College, November 4

    “Studying Conflict and Compassion” re: the Middle East. Cowell College course lectures (Hatam Bazian, Christine King, Bruce Thompson, Stephen Zunes and more), plus community conversation after each lecture. Lectures at Merrill College 105, 6-7:45 PM. Contact RCNV for conversation details. Dates: October 7, 14, 21 and 28 November 4, 13, 18

    • Venue:
      UCSC Merrill Colllege 105
    • Start:
      November 4, 2014 6:00 pm
    • End:
      November 4, 2014 7:45 pm
  • November 11, 2014

    Studying Conflict and Compassion, a course on the Middle East at Cowell College, November 11

    “Studying Conflict and Compassion” re: the Middle East. Cowell College course lectures (Hatam Bazian, Christine King, Bruce Thompson, Stephen Zunes and more), plus community conversation after each lecture. Lectures at Merrill College 105, 6-7:45 PM. Contact RCNV for conversation details. Dates: October 7, 14, 21 and 28 November 4, 11, 18

    • Venue:
      UCSC Merrill Colllege 105
    • Start:
      November 11, 2014 6:00 pm
    • End:
      November 11, 2014 7:45 pm
  • November 18, 2014

    Studying Conflict and Compassion, a course on the Middle East at Cowell College, November 18

    “Studying Conflict and Compassion” re: the Middle East. Cowell College course lectures (Hatam Bazian, Christine King, Bruce Thompson, Stephen Zunes and more), plus community conversation after each lecture. Lectures at Merrill College 105, 6-7:45 PM. Contact RCNV for conversation details. Dates: October 7, 14, 21 and 28 November 4, 11, 18

    • Venue:
      UCSC Merrill Colllege 105
    • Start:
      November 18, 2014 6:00 pm
    • End:
      November 18, 2014 7:45 pm