Join California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) on Tuesday, April 26 in Chico for a community forum on residential electric rate reform followed by a public participation hearing on California Water Service Company’s proposed rate changes.
4/26 RESIDENTIAL ELECTRIC RATE FORUM
WHEN: April 26, 2016 @ 5:00 PM
Music from the soul for all ages Lead singer and guitar player, Maurice Huffman aka "Big Mo" and The Full Moon Band have been performing since 1999 throughout the country and in Europe to rave reviews and enthusiastic audiences. Big Mo has a wonderful big band sound rooted deeply in the blues, performing all original tunes with a powerful voice and tasty, bluesy guitar.
The Peace Center is proud to be involved with the Earth Day Celebration which takes place April 21st at Butte College from 9 am to 2 pm. Activities will be held at the Butte College main campus, 3536 Butte Campus Drive on the lower Campus Center Lawn under the solar panels. This year, the annual festival will highlight solutions to current environmental issues with a focus on energy. Students and community members are encouraged to participate in the day’s activities, workshops, arts & crafts, art installations, hands-on demonstrations, food, live music, and much more!
Join CFNB every First & Third Tuesday of the month at 6 pm in front of the Chico City Council Building, 421 Main St., to protest against the Chico City Council's enhanced Protection of Waterways and Public Spaces ordinance.
Summer is a great time to get outside and enjoy the fresh air with the whole family. Chico Peace & Justice Center Peace will be collaborating with Colleen Wofchuck, Community Garden Director & Volunteer Coordinator for GRUB Education program, to produce Peace Gardening 101, a fun and comprehensive gardening workshop for the entire family, which will take place different Saturdays throughout the summer starting May 28th from 10am-12pm.
In the spirit of Ted Talks, Butte College students and Chico community members, will be presenting short informational and inspirational Talks in the area of diversity, inclusion, and equity Wednesday, April 6, 2016, in the Blackbox Theater, 3536 Butte Campus Drive.
CNV, Chico Peace and Justic Center and Rivera Sun, author of The Dandelion Insurrection, presents Tools for Change, an engaging participatory workshop for today's activist, Monday, April 11, 7-10 p.m. at the Chico Peace and Justice Center, 526 Broadway, Chico.
*Learn how to weave protest, noncooperation, constructive action and civil disobedience into powerful campaigns for change.
Hodgkin's Peace Lecture Series in conjunction with the Peace Institute at CSU, Chico and the Chico Peace and Justice Center presents Rabbi Michael Lerner.
Learner will discuss Embracing Israel AND Palestine: A New Paradigm for ALL U.S. Foreign Policy, Tuesday, March 29, 7:30pm, in the Chico State Performing Arts Center (PAC) # 134, (Ruth Rowland-Taylor Recital Hall).
POWER RESTS IN THE MINDS OF THE INFORMED.
Tune in this FRIDAY to 90.1FM @ 11:30am -1pm to KZFR's Peace and Social Justice radio show. Be informed, Be empowered Be changed....
Listen this week to powerful and informative discussions that impact the Chico community.
Join the mass mobilization to SHUT DOWN CREECH: More Vans leaving from Sacramento, East Bay and San Francisco.
Social Work Assistance
Days - Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Time - 11am-2pm
Contact Person - Joe Huntington
A graduate student from the Social Sciences Department at California State University, Chico is available on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11am-2pm to provide information on the various services and resources available in the Chico area for people experiencing homelessness.
The upcoming free Beginning Spanish Conversation Class (BSCC) for Tuesday, March 8, has been cancelled.
However, BSCC will resume its regular scheduled meeting time on Tuesday, March 15 from 5:30-6:30pm.
Please come to either the Doolittle Gate or the Wheatland Gate on Monday afternoon, 3 to 5 PM for the rush hour, and on Tuesday morning come to the Wheatland Gate from 6 to 8 AM for the morning rush hour.
Monday at 5:15. Bruce Gagnon, Coordinator of the Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space will this month's special guest.
The Chico Palestine Action Group invites you to join them for an evening dedicated to Justice for Palestine Sunday, March 6, 5pm, at 1307 Arcadian (@ 3rd Ave).
The Chico Peace & Justice Center and the Peace Institute at CSU Chico are pleased to announce a new program, the Veteran Voices speaker series, which is aimed at educating people about what the military is actually like from veterans who lived through it.
Check out the event's Facebook page -facebook.com/events
The Chico Peace and Justice Center will be presenting its 35th annual Pancakes for Peace Fundraising Brunch Sunday, March 27, 8am-1pm, at the CARD Center, 545 Vallombrosa Ave., Chico.
There will be an egg hunt, massage chairs, silent auction, and allergen free and alternative dietary options for our vegan, vegetarian, and gluten free friends.
Attend Cultivating Our Inner Sanctuary event hosted by Dharma Teachers Terry Helbick and Alexa Singer-Telles Friday and Saturday, February 26 & 27, 2016
"At a time when busyness is our way of life and technology keeps us plugged into the suffering of the world, the need for finding sanctuary becomes essential."
Who: Slowly Ripening Sangha presents: with-Terry Helbrick & Alexa Singer-Telles
What: Cultivating Our Inner Sanctuary
The Chico Peace and Justice Center will be closed for an AVP workshop February 26-28. The Center will resume its regular business hours Monday, February 29th.
Would you like to donate your services or items to the Silent Auction for Easter’s Pancakes for Peace this year? If you plan to hand make an item this should give you some time to start on your project.
We have had some very special items from businesses and individuals in our silent auction in the past and we thank you so much for your generosity.
Participate Alternatives to Violence Project's (AVP), Building Community Bridges Workshop Friday-Sunday, February. 26-28, at the Chico Peace and Justice Center, 526 Broadway, Chico.
AVP offers opportunities to discover common ground between diverse groups and to connect deeply, be joyful, and be deeply nourished.
Attend Northern California Counties Timebank's (NCCT) Mardi Gras Party Sunday, February 21, from 4-8pm, at the Chico Women's Club, Third and Pine Street, Chico.
Chico Peace's Community Partner, NCCT, invites you to experience the wonder, the beauty, the magic of Mardi Gras. (Time Bank style).
Join the First 2016 Campaign Nonviolence (CNV) National Conference Call on February 23 at 5pm Pacific/8pm Eastern.
This year CNV is welcoming special guest speakers each month to share stories about their efforts to promote nonviolence.
The Time Bank's general meeting convenes at CPJC on the second Thursday of the month at 7-9pm.
Time Bank Vision: a community that values everyone's skills and talents equally and where assets are utilized to ensure everyone's needs are met. The Time Bank envisions an empowering and welcoming community, which is built through strong connections and relationships where all are respected.