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Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 8:00am

People of all ages who desire peace and the true security of a world without nuclear weapons will gather to raise our voices for the global abolition of nuclear weapons.

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Thursday, August 6, 5:30—8pm
New England College, Concord Campus
62 N. Main St, Concord, NH

Join community members to learn and discuss the nuclear threat today and the movement toward nuclear abolition.

5:30pm – Light Potluck
6pm – Panel Discussion
7pm – Remembrance Walk and Ceremony

If you can, please bring finger-food to share and flowers for the ceremony.

For information, contact Gray Fitzgerald, (603) 369-2908

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Gather to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and to call for the abolition of all nuclear weapons.  We will gather in the small park where the two rivers join in downtown Providence.  The park is accessed from the Steeple Street Bridge.   We will light luminaria, read the words of Japanese Hibakusha, sing and share silence. 

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 7:30pm

The Annual Hiroshima/Nagasaki Observance will be held at the Japanese Bell, on the Capitol Grounds  in Des Moines on Thursday, August 6th, at 7:30 PM.  This year marks the 70th Anniversary of the USA atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.  The theme for the program is, “Hiroshima/Nagasaki: 70 Years Later: The Fate of the Earth.”  Bring flowers to lay at the Bell, and for your comfort, a lawn chair.  Rain site is Wesley UMC, 800 E. 12th Street.

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 12:45pm - 4:00pm

Come to an immigrant youth forum set for August 8, 2015 in Des Moines.

Friday, August 28, 2015 - 10:00am - Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 3:00pm

In November 2014 groups came together to host a Summit on Race in Appalachia.  Since then there have been mini-summits, trainings, film screenings, and informal lunch gatherings to continue building a base of people who understand systemic racism and how it perpetutates vast inqualities.

Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 5:30pm - Tuesday, October 24, 3015 - 9:30pm

Join us on Saturday, October 24, 2015 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the AFSC NH Program.  More detals coming soon.

Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

 MFSA’s Fall Statewide Gathering- Sat., October 31:  “ISIS and Waging Peace”

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