Recommended Actions for the Week of 20171016

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From the Calendar

Link to the Riveters Collective Calendar

Every Monday: Attend a vigil hosted by C2C and Keep Bellingham Families Working. A vigil will be held from 11:30a.m.-12:30p.m. in front of City Hall or from 5:00-6:00p.m. at the WTA downtown bus station. Support undocumented and immigrant families to live in safety and dignity in our community. Come together and join in building power in people!

Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 from 5:30-7p.m.: Attend fundraising party for Barry Wenger for Port Commissioner.  At the home of Lee First, 1814 W North St, Bellingham, WA 98225-2232.

Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 from 6:00-8:00p.m.: Attend a fundraising party for Rebecca Boonstra’s campaign for a seat on the Whatcom County Council to represent District 3 at 221 Prospect St., Bellingham, WA 98225-4403. Light refreshments will be provided. Visit Facebook for more details.

Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 from 6:30-8:30p.m.: Attend the League of Women Voters Candidate Forum at Bellingham City Hall, 210 Lottie St., Bellingham, WA.

Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 from 8:00-9:00p.m.: Join the Ask Me Anything with City Council candidate Michael Lilliquist on the Riveters Collective Facebook group.

Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 from 7:00-9:00p.m.: Attend the Seattle Event-Faith Over Fear: Standing with our Muslim Neighbors Roadshow at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 111 NE 80th St., Seattle, WA 98115. Join Aneelah Afzali (MAPS-AMEN) and Pastor Terry Kyllo (Neighbors in Faith) for an overview of the Islamophobia industry, the threat it poses to our nation and civil liberties, and what we can do about it together. This event will include time for Q & A and interaction with faith, political and education leaders in your area. Please visit the RC calendar page for Facebook for more information.

Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 from 7:30-8:30p.m.: Join the Ask Me Anything with School Board candidate Jenn Mason on the Riveters Collective Facebook group.

Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 from 5:30-7:30p.m.: Attend a fundraiser for Barry Buchanan at 130 S. Forest St., Bellingham, WA 98225-5810. The suggested contribution is $100. Click here to donate. Please visit Facebook to learn more about the event and electbarry.com to learn more about the candidate.

Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017 from 9:00a.m.-4:00p.m.: Unpacking Cultural Racism Through Our Stories will critically examine how everyday actions are centered on whiteness and uphold privilege and power within our society. The event will be held at the Technology Development Center (downstairs classroom), 1000 F Street Bellingham, WA 98225.