Other Peace and Justice Events: 

Monday, April 23, 12 pm, NYS Capitol, State Street and Washington Ave., Albany, NY, Cuomo:  Walk the Talk on Climate!  March and Rally.  On April 23rd, we will march from Sheridan Hollow in Albany to the State Capitol to tell Governor Cuomo we don’t want more talk. We demand 3 bold actions to fight climate change, create good jobs, and ensure justice for all: Stop all fracking infrastructure projects, Move to 100% renewable energy, Make corporate polluters pay. The day of action will have two major components: A march on the State Capitol in Albany on April 23 and rally. An opportunity to participate in civil disobedience/direct action in the afternoon.You are welcome to join for both, or join us for the march & rally and cheer on our allies participating in direct action. Three Demands: #STOPNYINFRACKSTRUCTURE, #RENEWABKENYNOW, #MAKEPOLLUTERSPAS, More Information Link
12:00 noon: Meet & rally at 79 Sheridan Ave, Albany Located in the Sheridan Hollow neighborhood.
12:45: March from Sheridan Hollow to West Capitol Park.  Contact us if you have mobility challenges and need a ride from Sheridan Hollow to the Capitol.
1:45pm: Rally at West Capitol Park: "What do we want?"
2:10pm: Participants going through security to enter Capitol Building
3:15pm: Rally at Million Dollar Staircase: "Why are we here?"
3-4pm;:Civil disobedience action begins nearbyRalliers stand in place to cheer on our brave friends putting their bodies on the line to demand climate action.

Wednesday, May 9, 5:30 pm, St Andrew's Episcopal Church, 10 North Main Avenue, Albany, NY, (between Madison and Western), Upper Hudson Peace Action's Awards Dinner, Building the Peace Movement During the Reign of Trump.  Mark Klein Peace Award:  Michael Rice,  This is a pot luck dinner.  Please bring a dish to share.  Suggested donation:  $25.  (More if you can afford it, less if you can't),  Please RSVP 518-528-5594, info@peaceact.net

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