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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King:  A Filmed Record, Montgomery to Memphis – Part I
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

plain dividerPlease join in solidarity!  On Monday, January 21, 2019, the Peace Coalition of Monterey County will again participate in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Parade, jointly organized by the Pan Hellenic Council, the City of Seaside, and the NAACP Monterey County Branch.  Signs will be provided.

11:00 am    March assembles at the Dept. of Social Services parking lot, (1281 Broadway at Noche Buena)
12:00 pm    March begins promptly at noon, down Broadway and up Fremont.
1:00 pm      March ends at Oldemeyer Center, 986 Hilby, Seaside.    Program of guest speakers begins.

Martin Luther King Jr. March and Program in Seaside is a free event. plain divider

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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Thank you for supporting the Monterey Peace and Justice Center in 2018

Your continued support helps MPJC maintain a strong presence in the community.  Now, more than ever, the struggle for peace, social justice, and environmental protection means staying informed about local, state, national, and global issues.  By providing educational programs and community resources, we are the tie that binds local grassroots organizations as a community.  
Many thanks to the major sponsors of the Monterey County Gives! 2019 campaign for their generosity and for inspiring philanthropy in others:  Monterey County WeeklyCommunity Foundation for Monterey CountyMonterey Peninsula FoundationNeumeier Poma Investment CounselColburn and Alana Jones FoundationCannery 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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