Recommended Actions for the Week of 20180126

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Local Level Actions

 

From the Calendar

Link to the Riveters Collective Calendar

Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018 from noon – 1:30 p.m. (PST): Webinar “Centering Intersectional Feminism for the Win!”, hosted by Showing up for Racial Justice (SURJ).  Facebook event.  Webinar registration.

Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018 from 6:00-8:00p.m.: Rapid Response Training for Deportation Defense at Community To Community (C2C), 203 W. Holly St., Suite 311, Bellingham, WA 98225. This is a general interest meeting and know-your-rights training for people interested in rapid response to deportations and other anti-immigrant state violence in and around Whatcom County. (Note: the meeting is currently scheduled for the Social Forum space at C2C, but the location may change depending on the number of expected attendees.) See the RC calendar page or Facebook for more information.

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 . Support undocumented and immigrant families to live in safety and dignity in our community. Bring your friends and co-workers!

Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 from 6:00-8:00p.m.: Letter-Writing Night at The Whatcom Peace & Justice Center, 1220 Bay St., Bellingham, WA 98225. Gather with other people for an evening to write a letter to the editor or one of your legislators about current events, to promote peace and justice. The suggested theme for the evening is: “Intolerance at home lays the groundwork for war abroad.” Some computers will be available, but please bring a laptop if you have one. Visit Facebook for more details.

Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018 from 5:30-7:00p.m.: Washington Goes Solar Workshops at
RE Sources for Sustainable Communities, 2309 Meridian St., Bellingham, WA 98225. Register for a workshop and learn what it takes to have Rooftop Residential Solar installed on your home. RSVP is required here: http://www.re-sources.org/solar. Visit Facebook for more information.