January 2013 Calendar

Saturday, January 5 at 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Center for Nonviolence Board meeting and Retreat at Angela Price’s house. If anyone would like to join us at the retreat which starts at 1 p.m. (after a potluck meal at 12 noon), please call the Center for more information at 559-237-3223

Mon-Fri 11-3.

Wednesday, January 9 on KFCF 88.1 FM – 3 to 3:30 p.m. We begin the New Year with host Angela Price and her guest Iara Lee, director of this month’s video “The Suffering Grasses”.  Call ins are welcome at 559-266-8888.  For more information call . . . → Read More: January 2013 Calendar

Rent Event Holiday Gala

Sunday, December 9  in the afternoon at 3:30 p.m. A return engagement of the Rent Event Holiday Gala will be held at The Voice Shop, 1296 N. Wishon in the Tower District. The afternoon program will showcase well-known local performers Bryan Medina (the outstanding performance poet and creator of Inner Ear Open Mic Poetry Jams); Kristie Francis (singer/songwriter and well-received Rogue entertainer); Avigdar Adams (whose varied song repertoire has been displayed at the Rogue and other venues); and Cory Zamora (the Valley’s premier Middle Eastern dancer). Also featured will be excerpts from Richard Stone’s new work “Tales from the . . . → Read More: Rent Event Holiday Gala

Commemoration of Human Rights Day

Saturday, December 8 in the afternoon 3 – 5 p.m. Our Center for Nonviolence is joining many other organizations and local churches in celebrating the 64th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights at the College Community Congregational Church, 5550 Fresno St. Speaker Professor  Marjorie Cohn will talk on “Government Sanctioned Torture and Human Rights:  What’s really going on and what can we do about it. “ She is a former president of the National Lawyers Guild and a professor at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, where she teaches criminal law and procedure, evidence, and international human . . . → Read More: Commemoration of Human Rights Day