Other Peace and Justice Events: 

Wednesday, September 20, 6:00 pm, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 85 Chestnut Street, Albany, NY. Save the Pine Bush Vegetarin/Vegan Lasagna Dinner. Speaker will be Amanda Dillion, Field Ecologist from the Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission, who  will speak about wild bee species and Insects in the Pine Bush.  All you can eat vegetarian and vegan lasagna dinner with garlic bread, salad and delicious desserts.  Only $12 for adults, $6 for students, and $2 for children.  People who make reservations are served first.  For reservations, please leave a message for Rezsin Adams at 518-462-0891 or email pineush@mac.com Interested people are welcome to attend the program befinning at 7, for which there is no charge.    www.savethepinebush.org  ( people with cars can park in the lot near the door.

Sunday, September 24, 2:00 - 4:00 pm,  5th Annual North Star Interfaith Peace Walk,
This will be a multi-generational inclusive family event and we welcome your group/congregational banners and non-political signs of peace. Join other community members to reaffirm common roots and lift up our local refugee community members. 1 ½ mile loop will start and finish at the Moses Statue, Washington Park, Albany, NY  More Information.   

Thursday, September 28, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany, 405 Washington Ave, Albany, NY.  Talk by Judith Enck:The Assault on Environmental Protection and What You Can Do.
Join Judith Enck, former Regional Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and former Visiting Scholar at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University to find out what you can do about the Trump assault on Environmental Protection.  Sponsored by the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany  Facebook Link

Thursday, October 5, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, The Desmond Hotel, 660 Albany Shaker Rd., Albany, 2017 Annual Jim Perry Progressive Leadership Awards honoring leaders of grassroots social Change in the Capital District.
2017 Award recipients include Rev. McKinley B. Johnson, James Larson, Antonella Pechtel, Fazana Saleem-Ismail and members of the NY WaterProject, who have lead the fight against corporate polluters for clean, safe water for their children and community. Register online. Contact Jamaica Miles at jmiles@citizenactionny.org

Monday,October 9, 5:00 - 6:00 pm, Wolf Road & Central Avenue, Colonie,NY. Grannies for Peace will be holding an Indigenous People’s Day Vigil. Red berets, with some white or red clothing if possible. Support Native Americans-Protect Mother Earth. Save the Earth from War Violence and Hunger. Posters:  End Endless War, Dream Rise Fight, Spread Love Not Hate, Feed All The Children, Drones Kill Civilians.

Tuesday, October 10, 6:00 pm, Bethlehem Public Library, 451 Delaware Ave, Delmar. Support Public Access TV. Come to the Bethlehem Library board Trustee meeting,  and show your support for BCN-TV, your public access station.
Come to the Bethlehem Library board Trustee meeting,Our public libraries have always played a key role is providing all of us, regardless of our financial status, with access to information. Public access tv is possibly the only mass media that is not subject to commercial pressures. A decision to close the library is a decision to close an important avenue to freedom of speech. The Bethlehem Library trustees will be voting on this soon.  Sponsored by Support Bethlehem Public Access TV. Facebook link for more information.
 

For a comprehensive listing of events, go to the Capital Region Progressive Calendar