Recommended Actions for the Week of 20171127

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Local Level Actions

National Action Items / Other

From the Calendar

Link to the Riveters Collective Calendar

Every Monday: Attend a vigil hosted by Racial Justice Coalition and Keep Bellingham Families Working. A vigil will be held from 11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. in front of the Whatcom County Courthouse 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. Bring your friends and co-workers!

Monday, Nov. 27, 2017 from 11:00a.m.-1:00p.m.: Protest the Trump Tax Scam making its way through Congress. Join us at the Henry M. Jackson Federal Building, 915 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104 to bring the NOISE to defeat this further assault on healthcare, Medicare, Medicaid and our entire economy. Letters are being collected from those that can’t attend in person, and sister events are occurring across Washington. Visit Facebook or the RC calendar for more information.

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.: Jail improvement project “design charrette”.  Hear from Design2LAST about phase 1B findings.  Whatcom County Courthouse Room 513.

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 from 8:00-9:00a.m.: Join the Ask Me Anything with Michael Shepard and Pinky Vargas to learn more about the waterfront planning. Visit Facebook to submit your questions.

Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 from 5:30-7:00p.m.: Attend the Washington Goes Solar Workshops in partnership with Ecotech Solar and Itek. RSVP is required here: www.re-sources.org/solar. The event will be held at RE Sources for Sustainable Communities, 2309 Meridian St, Bellingham, WA 98225. Visit Facebook or the RC calendar page for more details.

Friday-Saturday, Dec. 1-3, 2017: Join the Raise Awareness Sleepout to help stop the homeless camp sweeps. This event is hosted by HomesNow. Not Later. The camp out will be held at Bellingham City Hall, 210 Lottie St, Bellingham, WA 98225. Lots of volunteers are needed to help with a hot meal at least once a day. Learn more on Facebook.