PEACE, NOT WAR
SOCIAL JUSTICE, NOT INEQUALITY
WE ARE A CATALYST FOR CHANGE

Events sponsored by MPJC and/or happening at the Peace and Justice Center

Open Wednesdays and Saturdays
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM

 

 

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ARMISTICE DAY 100TH ANNIVERSARY:  LET’S CELEBRATE PEACE

Sunday, November 11, 11am-2pm

Veterans For Peace Chapter 46 Monterey invites the public to stand up for peace this Armistice Day by gathering on the Colton Hall Lawn in Monterey to honor the fallen of World War I.  At 12 noon, a presentation in Monterey Museum of Modern Art (across the street) will feature a multimedia display, “Art of the Great War”, that will include readings from poems, novels, and histories by combat veterans from VFP Chapter 46.

Colton Hall Lawn
570 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA

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Christian Picciolini:  Life After Hate: Stories from a Former White Supremacist.

60-min “Talks at Google” Video & Discussion.
Tuesday, November 13, 7 pm – 9 pm

Monterey Peace and Justice Center
1364 Fremont Blvd.
Seaside, CA
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MPJC Art Gallery: Stories from Salinas On display October 19 through Mid-November, Wednesdays, and Saturdays, 1 pm – 5:30 pm and during public events.  
Visit MPJC to see photos by Jay Dunn capturing the work of fourteen Salinas youth programs and non-profits helping to grow the next generation of leaders. 

Monterey Peace and Justice Center
1364 Fremont Blvd.

Seaside, CA

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Experience the joy of community singing!  In singing together, our voices are stronger, our spirits are uplifted and, to quote Pete Seeger, “A good song reminds us what we’re fighting for.”  Links to the songs shared at the March 31st, 2018 “Power of Song” community singing are now available.

POWER OF SONG Songbook Offerings – Click Here for Song Links and Songbook!

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Our deepest appreciation to you, our supporters, for your financial gifts throughout the year. The 2017 Monterey County Gives! campaign was our best year yet.  Your support helps us fulfill our mission and keep this vital community resource flourishing.

Many thanks to the major sponsors of the Monterey County Gives! 2017 campaign for their generosity and for inspiring philanthropy in others:  Monterey County WeeklyCommunity Foundation for Monterey CountyMonterey Peninsula FoundationNeumeier Poma Investment CounselCannery Row Company, and David and Lucile Packard Foundation.

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POHP banner2Now Available:
VOICES OF CHANGE
People’s Oral History Project

The People’s Oral History project, led by Gary Karnes, Karen Araujo and Juan Martinez, interviewed 63 local activists about their struggles and activism around war, education, labor, and discrimination. This self-published work chronicles Monterey County activism spanning eight decades
Click here to get your copy of Voices for Changedove divider

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The Monterey Peace and Justice Center
1364 Fremont Boulevard in Seaside, CA 93955
(831) 899-7322

 

 

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