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Left Coast Events (pt ii) - Victoria & Islands - Oct 1 07 PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 01 October 2007 22:59
Left Coast Events (pt ii) - Victoria & Islands - Oct 1 07

1.  Space Week Actions List Keeps Growing - October 4-13, 2007
2.  A weekend workshop with Bonnie Dalziel and Heather Ferris - Salt Spring - Nov 2-4th
3.  Glenairley Centre for Earth and Spirit
4.  Official Community Plan Focus Groups - Brentwood Bay
5.  Queenswood Centre - UPCOMING FOR OCTOBER
6.  Youth BYOB - Break Your Own Barriers
7.  Upcoming High Tide Concerts
8.  Sacred Paths..Notices from UVic Interfaith Chaplains Services
9.  Wake-UP Calls 2.0: In Defense of Allison Bodine
10.  Jon Stewart tells Bolivian president America's elections are 'rigged'
contributions, considerations, concerns:

* is anyone out there a commissioner for oaths or notary public, and willing to witness my signature on documents i'm filling out pertaining to my dad's recent passing?  if so, please send email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  thanks.

*  From: "Jane P. Brett" < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

Just say "No" to War every Wednesday at noon with the Wednesday Peace Vigil.  We are opposed to the idea that war solves anything.  We know that war kills kids.  Please come take a stand with us for any part of the hour at the Cenotaph at the Legislature some Wednesday soon (Belleville & Government).  Meeting weekly since October 2001 when Canadian forces joined in support of the "humanitarian bombing" of Afghanistan.   (Note:  We no longer meet at 7:00 pm.)  Jane Brett < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >  477-1944

*  From: "Bob Wilson" < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

Attention all community members - We have some critical issues to talk about at Community to
End All Homelesness meetings - Wednesdays at 7pm at Silver Threads/1740 Douglas St ( at Herald St).

*  From: Open Dharma < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >
 
Open Dharma weekly deep relaxation and meditation sessions resume Wednesdays at 7 pm (sharp!) at the James Bay New Horizons Senior Centre, 234 Menzies (between Simcoe and Michigan). Mats are provided, but please bring a pillow and light blanket. Admission fee $5. For more information, contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

*  Falun Dafa (meditation) at Fernwood Community Centre, 1240 Gladstone, Wednesdays, 5-7 pm.  Also, Saturdays and Sundays, 10-noon, across from Beacon Hill petting zoo - all winter.  Free, everyone welcome.  995-1494, faluninfo.net

*  From: "colleen masur" < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

Parents of Apprehended Children support group meets every Friday from 1pm to 3pm at the Blanshard Community Center.  Contact Colleen Masur at 388-7696.

*  The Victoria Folk Music Society offers live music every Sunday night at 7:30 pm, 1110 Hillside.  Info: http://victoriafolkmusic.ca/

*  Victoria's Food Not Bombs is searching for volunteers to help prepare, cook, and clean-up on Sundays.  Serve your community, and eat good food.  383-5144 extension 1940.

*  From: Michael Coates < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >
 
Comox Valley Water Watch Coalition:
October 2nd, 2007 - 10:00am, Cumberland

Greater Victoria Water Watch Coalition:
October 4th, 2007 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm, 2994 Douglas Street, Victoria
 
From: Doug Bracewell < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

Naomi Klein - Shock Doctrine -  Speaking Tour
http://www.naomiklein.org/shock-doctrine/tour
 
*  From: "Dave Shishkoff" < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

Hello Victoria Vegan subscribers, the September issue of The Victoria Vegan is now online:  http://www.TheVictoriaVegan.com.  Funnily, this is the 'Thanksgiving' issue, we hope you have a happy, vegan time with your own families and friends.

*  From: Marisa Herrera < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

The Animals We Love, The Animals We Eat
http://www.walrusmagazine.com/print/2006.10-ethics-the-animals-we-love-the-animals-we-eat/
Pets are family, but chickens are food products? A Quebec vet examines
our two-faced relationship with animals

*  vote for $1000 of vancity money to be distributed:
http://www.changeeverything.ca/changesomething_finalists
 
*  From: Susan Stroud < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

Iraq Veteran Against the War - The video is made by Iraq Veterans Against the War
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvZyMsrFY_Q&mode=related&search=
 
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1.  Space Week Actions List Keeps Growing - October 4-13, 2007

Keep Space for Peace Week
International Days of Protest to Stop the Militarization of Space

October 4-13, 2007

No Arms Race in Space
Stop Star Wars Research & Development

Stop Endless War
Convert the Military Industrial Complex
Fund Human Needs

October 4-13  Local Actions (List now in Formation):

1)      Albuquerque, New Mexico  (Oct 6 Protest at Northrop Grumman for their war profiteering and militarization of space)  Bob Anderson  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

2)      Albuquerque, New Mexico (Oct 7 Space video showing at Guild Cinema)  Bob Anderson  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

3)      Ashland, Oregon  (Oct 8 Showing of Arsenal of Hypocrisy, discussion and legislative action at Peace House, 6:00 pm with pot luck) Jill Mackie This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

4)      Asheville, North Carolina (Oct 12 Unitarian Church presents Movie Night           A SPACE 4 PEACE  at 7:00 PM.  This video depicts how our "Defense Department" plans to not just militarize space, but to weaponize space for offensive and commercial purposes.)  For more: Lew Patrie - (828) 273-2229 or 299-1242

5)      Australia  During Keep Space for Peace Week Australian WILPF is communicating with the Foreign Minister to urge him in strongest terms to support negotiations for Prevention of an Arms Race in Outer Space, and not to cooperate with the U.S. missile defense program or with its plans for space domination. The WILPF national co-coordinator is running for the Senate in the hope of positively influencing national policy on this and similar issues.  Cathy Picone     This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

6)      Bath, Maine (Oct 6 Vigil at Bath Iron Works 11:30-12:30)  Jack Bussell   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

7)      Bellevue, Nebraska (Oct 11 Protest at Northrup Grumman aerospace facility)   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

8)      Brdy, Czech Republic (Oct 20 Int'l Meeting Against Missile Defense radar in Czech Republic)  Ivona Novomestska    This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

9)      Canberra, Australia  (Details not yet provided)    Benjo Keaney This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

10)  Colorado Springs, Colorado (Oct 8  Bannering at "Camp Casey", corner of Dale St & Nevada Ave at noon)    Bill Sulzman    This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

11)  Colorado Springs, Colorado (Oct 12 vigil outside the west gate of Schriever Air Force Base from 3-4 pm)    Bill Sulzman    This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

12)  Croughton, England (Oct 6 March & Rally at U.S. Space Communications                
Base, 12:00 - 3:00 pm)  Oxfordshire Peace Campaign This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

13)   Damascus, Syria (Oct 13 Public Meeting at Damascus Center)  Ghassan Shahrour, MD      This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

14)   Darmstadt, Germany (Oct 13 Spy Base Dismantlement: bannering and speeches celebrating the announced dismantlement of the U.S. spy base in Darmstadt) Darmst
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