Other Peace and Justice Events: 

Friday, October 12, 7:30 pm, First Unitarian Society, 405 Washington Ave, Albany, NY, Concert for Vieques: Benefit concert with Taina Asili & Mundo Nuevo. 100% of proceeds from the concert will go to Resilient Vieques, a Project of Centro Civico to convert this 19th century Spanish fort into a 21st century solar powered hurricane refuge with a large scale solar array & water purification system, refrigeration for medications, satellite phones, and more (details available upon request to NYCapRegionforVieques@gmail.com) (Centro Civico is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization serving NY’s Capital Region for over 30 years).  Tickets in advance are $10.  at the door $15.  Hosted by Albany-Cuba Solidarity. Tickets by Eventbrite on Facebook link. .  Facebook Link

Saturday, October 20, 10 am – 4 pm, Doane Stuart School, 199 Washington Avenue, Rensselaer, NY. 2018 RENEWABLE ENERGY & SUSTAINABLE LIVING FAIR. This is a one- stop shopping event for information and products about renewable energy and living a more sustainable life. This is our third annual Fair. Last year, we had more than 45 different organizations and vendors tabling and presenting workshops on topics from solar energy to composting- and expect the same this year! There will be food and children’s activities in addition to displays and information on renewable energy and sustainable living. This event is free and open to the public with free parking. It is on the CDTA bus route, bus #214. Sponsored by NY RENEWS. Facebook Link

Wednesday, November 14, from 6-9 pm. at St. Andrews Church, corner of Madison and North Lake, Albany. 
 The Solidarity Committee of the Capital District will have a 35th Anniversary Celebration.  There will be entertainment, a video about the last 35 years, a discussion of some of the highlights and dinner. There is room for about 125 folks, a stage and a kitchen. Save The date.  More information soon.  

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