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

The Center will be closed between December 16 and January 1, 2019, and will reopen Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019

 

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Annual Miniatures Art Show & Holiday Bazaar

Sunday, Dec 9, 12 noon – 4 pm
Raffle drawing for artworks at 3 pm

Monterey Peace and Justice Center
1364 Fremont Blvd.
Seaside, CA
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2018 Annual Miniatures Art Exhibit
Wednesdays and Saturdays, 1 pm – 5:30 pm and during public events.  Drawing for artwork is Sunday, December 9, 3:00 pm.   The public is invited to our open house from 12 noon to 4:00 pm.  Join us for refreshments and a holiday bazaar with unique handcrafted items, jewelry, note cards, and textiles for sale. Take a chance and perhaps go home with an original artwork. 

Some of our local community’s most talented artists have generously donated original artwork in support of the Monterey Peace and Justice Center (MPJC).  A diverse selection of paintings, photographs, prints, pottery, and mixed media works will be on display and for raffle on Sunday, December 9th at 3:00 pm.

Visitors have the opportunity to win their favorite pieces by purchasing raffle tickets. Miniatures raffle tickets are $5 each, or $20 for five.   Tickets will be available Wednesdays and Saturdays during the Center’s open hours – 1:00 pm until 5:30 pm — until December 9 at 3:00 pm.  Winners need not be present to win.

MPJC is grateful to all the artists participating in Miniatures Art Show for helping to raise funds, enabling the Peace and Justice Center to continue to present timely and relevant programming.

The featured artwork is “Cypress and Sand Dunes” by Peggy Olsen.

Monterey Peace and Justice Center
1364 Fremont Blvd.

Seaside, CA

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King:  A Filmed Record, Montgomery to Memphis
Documentary Screening and Presentation

Tuesday, January 15, 7pm-9pm
Sponsored by the Peace Coalition of Monterey County (PCMC), Monterey Peace and Justice Center, and Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom.

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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