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July 2019

Fair Trade Labels Talk

Explore the differences between Fair Trade Certifications, Fair Trade Membership Organizations, and Direct Trade to help us better understand the Fair Trade Movement. Stick around after the event to learn about volunteer opportunities at PJC. FREE!

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July 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Peace & Justice Center, 60 Lake Street, Suite 1C
Burlington, VT 05401 United States
Free

Never Again Means #ShutDownICE in Vermont

Protest on Sunday, July 28, 2:30-5:00 in Williston! See details below. Children are being separated from their families at the border and imprisoned in concentration camps. ICE raids are increasing in frequency and severity, instilling fear and terror into immigrant communities. People are dying at the border as they flee for their safety. Valued members of our local community are being rounded up as they shop for groceries and send hard-earned money to their families. We refuse to wait and…

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July 28 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

August 2019

Richmond Farmer’s Market

Friday, August 2, 3-7pm Visit us at the Richmond Farmers Market. Learn about the Fair Trade Movement through interactive games and activities. We will share resources and provide tangible actions steps to create meaningful change.

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August 2 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Richmond Farmers Market, 300 Bridge St
Richmond, VT 05477 United States

Burlington 2030 SDG Games

Help create a more sustainable future!    The United Nations has identified 17 priority goals for improving the sustainability of human society by 2030. Join us in finding out what it will take to achieve these goals. Meet others interested in creating a sustainable world. Learn about local organizations working to build that world. Find ways we can contribute to achieving the goals together. And expect to leave with a sense of your own agency in creating our future world.…

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August 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Ave
Burlington, VT United States
$25

Burlington 2030 SDG Games

Help create a more sustainable future!    The United Nations has identified 17 priority goals for improving the sustainability of human society by 2030. Join us in finding out what it will take to achieve these goals. Meet others interested in creating a sustainable world. Learn about local organizations working to build that world. Find ways we can contribute to achieving the goals together. And expect to leave with a sense of your own agency in creating our future world.…

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August 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
College St Congregational Church, 265 College St
Burlington, VT United States
$25

Songs for Hope

Thursday, August 8, 7pm. Songs for Hope: vigil to remember Hiroshima and Nagasaki, in Burlington. Gather for a vigil in honor of the 74th anniversary of the US dropping atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Join us in singing folk songs and lighting candle boats at Burlington’s waterfront. FREE

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August 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Burlington Waterfront Park, 20 Lake Street
Burlington, VT 05401 United States
Free

Jay Summer Fest

Come visit our table at the annual Jay Summer Fest, where we will be vending fair trade goods from the Peace & Justice Store!

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August 10 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Downtown Jay,
Free

Toxic Whiteness Discussion Group

Tuesday, August 13, 12-1pm, Toxic Whiteness Discussion Group, PJC. This space is held specifically to process how white supremacy culture is toxic to white people. The hope is that by joining this space, white people will be better able to allow for the emotional needs of people of color to take priority in multi-racial spaces. FREE

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August 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Peace & Justice Center, 60 Lake Street, Suite 1C
Burlington, VT 05401 United States
Free

“Undeterred” Screening

Thursday, August 15, 6pm “Undeterred” screening, at the PJC. Undeterred is a documentary about community resistance in the rural border town of Arivaca, Arizona. Since NAFTA, 9/11 and the Obama and Trump administrations border residents have been on the front-lines of the humanitarian crisis caused by increased border enforcement build up. Undeterred is an intimate and unique portrait of how residents in a small rural community, caught in the cross-hairs of global geo-political forces, have mobilized to demand our rights and…

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August 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Peace & Justice Center, 60 Lake Street, Suite 1C
Burlington, VT 05401 United States
$10

Black Beauty

Facilitated by Mercedes Mack and Zymora Davinchi. This program hopes to help those of the African diaspora understand the history of black beauty, and how these beauty standards have evolved over time in the hands of colonization, slavery, and Jim Crow. More importantly, it aims to encourage them to embrace their beauty and be proud of being black. This program was designed by and for people of African descent.   Drop ins are welcome, but registration is preferred. Register in…

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August 18 @ 2:00 am - 5:00 pm
center for whole communities, 209 Battery Street
Burlington, VT 05401 United States
Free
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