March 2016 Newsletter is out

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Issue 12                                                                                March 2016

In This Issue:

Overview of Events, Past and Future

Fairbanks Open Radio on the Air!

Fairbanks Peace Choir

APC Partners with Love INC

Alternatives to Violence Program/Alaska

Global Days of Action on Military Spending

Federal Constitutional Climate Case

Dear Friends of Peace, Justice, & Sustainability

Thank you to all who have supported our efforts with energy, time, funds, and/or encouragement!

Here is a brief update on events we have organized or collaborated on in the past year.   In peace, Heather K.

 Open hours every Thursday 5-7pm.

Potluck & Presentation each last Friday (except a few)

Monthly board meetings first Thursdays, 7pm.

Annual Peace Feast

Ongoing: Monitor encroaching militarism.

Bookmarks, Bumper stickers, literature, movies, buttons, fair labor-made caps available!

Calls to Action: Testimony on F-35 Draft EIS

Testimony regarding Military Noise Overlays

Support for Fairbanks Four

Peace is the Way advertisement

 KWRK-LP 90.9FM /APC – On Air!

Alternatives to Violence Program, 2 workshops **

Arbor Day-2nd Peace Tree planted, Veterans’ Mem.Park

Alaska Peace Center Booth at Tanana Valley Fair

Ring In Peace on Armistice Day

Meet Needs collaboration with LOVE Inc.***

* With North Star Veterans for Peace, ** With Chena Ridge Friends Meeting, *** With LOVE Inc.

 Presentations: Introduction to Interpersonal Peacemaking

Poor, uneducated amid violence in El Salvador

Viet Nam Friendship Village

Two Experiences of Cuba

Drones Protest at Creech AFB & trial report

Interior Alaskans advancing peace, justice, and sustainability: UAF Program of Dispute Resolution, Peace Building, and Restorative Practices.

Sustainable & educational programs of Calypso Farm and Ecology Center.

JP Jones Community Development Center programs.

Richard Fineberg, local oil industry research.

Rob Mulford: Protesting military drones, Creech AFB

Fairbanks Peace Choir Spring & Winter Concerts

Movies: “A Force More Powerful”, “Citizen Four”, “The Wisdom to Survive: Climate Change, Capitalism & Community”, “The People and the Olive”, ” Sophie Scholl: The Final Days”, “Consumerism & the Limits to Imagination”, “War on Whistleblowers”

 Upcoming in 2016:

March 4-6 Basic Alternatives to Violence Project ** 

April 16-18 Global Day of Action on Military Spending

April 30 – Peace Choir Concert at UUFF

May 28- 4th Annual Peace Feast – All Welcome!

August 5-14- APC booth at Tanana Valley State Fair

And lots more…To Be Decided –

What activities and events would YOU like to see Alaska Peace Center sponsor?

We hope you find these activities worthy of your continued support.

Please consider sending a donation and/or indicating how you would like to volunteer,by mailing back the donation form on the last page [of the pdf version].

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