Peace with Justice 
    Calendar of Events 
Regularly Updated Courtesy of Gray Panthers of Metro Detroit 
Submit events for this calendar to randyblock@yahoo.com

This Calendar of events includes activities of a wide range of groups, including members of the Detroit Area Peace with Justice Network (DAPJN), a coalition of Metro-Detroit organizations formed to provide mutual support in our common dedication to peace and justice (see list below).  

To submit an event for the calendar, send information to randyblock@yahoo.com  
name of event, date/time, name of speakers (if any), URL or other contact information to join the meeting.   We do not post general meeting notices, only those with an issue focus/speaker. Gray Panthers of Metro Detroit does not claim to endorse all positions of groups with events posted on this calendar. 
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  To JOIN the DAPJN, call Peace Action at (248) 548-3920.    
PLEASE SEND GROUP UPDATES TO: randyblock@yahoo.com



1)Alliance to Halt Fermi 3:  Web:  www.athf3.org

2)Citizens for Peace: Colleen Mills, 734-425-0079, cmills0079@yahoo.com ,
Web: www.citizens4peace.com

3)Democratic Socialists of America: Lon Herman, 248-546-8180, lonherman@hotmail.com 
Web: www.metrodetroitdsa.com/

4)Detroit Catholic Worker- Day House: Tom Lumpkin, 313-963-4539, dayhouse@flash.net 
Web:  https://sites.google.com/a/dayhouse.org/www/

5)Gray Panthers of Metro Detroit: Randy Block, 248-549-5170
Web: www.graypanthersmetrodetroit.org/

6)Huntington Woods Peace, Citizenship & Education Project: Phyllis Aronson, 248-548-7370, and
Melanie Goldberg, mel4hwpeace@aol.com   Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Huntington-Woods-Peace-Citizenship-Education-Project/144083798944934

7)Michigan Alliance to Strengthen Social Security & Medicare: Bob Sisler, 313-824-0952, rsisler@csswayne.org  Web: http://detroit.activatehub.org/organizations/126

8)Michigan Coalition for Human Rights: Marge Sears, 313-579-9071, support@mchr.org
Web: http://www.mchr.org/

9)Michigan Grail: Mary Coyle, 313-821-1074, r-coyle@sbcglobal.net

10)Meta Peace Team: Kim Redigan, 313-520-7465, kim.redigan@gmail.com, or Detroit office 313-483-7527 Web: www.metapeaceteam.org/

11)Michigan Stop The Nuclear Bombs Campaign: Kim Bergier, 248-515-2380, 2MISTNBC@gmail.com

12)Palestine Cultural Office: 313-886-5922, newashh@sbcglobal.net
Web: http://michiganpeacenetwork.org/organizations/Palestine-Cultural-Office

13)Pax Christi Michigan: Pat Valeer, 517-481-5280, paxchristi.mi@gmail.com 
Web: http://www.paxchristimi.org/

14)Peace Action of Michigan: Rich Peacock, 248-321-7480, peacemichigan@gmail.com, or Helen Weber, 248-548-3920  Web: www.peaceactionmich.org

15)Pointes for Peace: Jan Scallen, 313-343-0957, pointesforpeace@yahoo.com
Web: www.pointesforpeace.org/

16)Swords Into Plowshares Peace Center and Gallery: Clara Lawrence, Director, 248-963-7575
swordsintoplowshares313@gmail.com Web: www.swordsintoplowsharesdetroit.org/

17)Veterans for Peace: Steve Saelzler, 734-675-4138, saelzler@comcast.net Web: www.vfp74.org

18)Women's International League for Peace & Freedom-Detroit: Laura Dewey, 313-882-1596, wilpfdetroit@att.net  web: http://wilpf.org/
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VIRTUAL EVENTS - 2020

​MONDAY'S: 3:45 p.m.  DEMONSTRATE FOR PEACE: 9 Mile/Woodward
                    4 p.m.      DEMONSTRATE FOR BLACK LIVES MATTER: 11 Mile/Woodward
FRIDAY'S:     3:45 p.m. WE STAND WITH OUR NEIGHBORS - IMMIGRATION VIGIL SW Detroit Clark Park, corner of Vernor and Clark
SUNDAY'S: 3 p.m.    WOMEN WALKING WOODWARD.  Every month on the last Sunday until April 25th (Location?)  


Mar 2    9 a.m. RALLY ON CAPITOL LAWN: REPUBLICANS, GIVE US THE MONEY!  Join a Michigan United rally on the Capitol lawn to demand Republicans release OUR federal COVID money for schools, vaccines, rental assistance, food and other needs.  At the end of last year, Congress passed a COVID relief bill that granted billions dollars to Michigan to address the above needs. However, Republicans in Lansing are playing political games with OUR money that has been earmarked for specific purposes to help Michiganders. 

Mar 2    2 p.m.  DAY OF EMPATHY.  This event, sponsored by Citizens for Prison  Reform and several other groups, is a day of learning, inspiration and action to create a just, compassionate and effective criminal justice system.  Register at: bit.ly/DOE2021.  

Mar 3    7 p.m. PLANNED PARENTHOOD ADVOCATES OF MICHIGAN: 2021 ACTION FORUM.  Make some noise with Planned Parenthood of Michigan and RSVP for its 2021 Action Forum. Hear Rep. Kyra Bolden (D-35th District); Nelly Fuentes, We the People of Michigan; and a pre-party kick off with DJ APPLEJUICE.   Register HERE

Mar 3    7-8:30 p.m. IMMIGRANT RIGHTS JUSTICE ASSEMBLY.  Sponsored by Michigan United and Michigan People's Campaign.  Click HERE to join this event. 

Mar 9    7 p.m. GUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION: THE POST ELECTION LANDSCAPE.  Join  Citizens for Peace to hear Christopher E. Smith,  Board Chair, Michigan Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence. Click on the link to the meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87947023387
For more information, visit www.citizens4peace.com, or call Tada Gunter at 734-355-5953.

Mar 20    10 a.m.  STRENGTHENING THE SAFETY NETWORK FOR MICHIGAN'S UNEMPLOYED WORKERS.  You are invited to hear Peter Ruark, Senior Policy Analyst for the Michigan League for Public Policy, explain plans for new legislation to protect Michigan unemployed people. After the COVID pandemic ends, there are concerns that Michigan workers who become unemployed will go back to the lowest benefit levels in the Midwest.  Learn the facts and get ready to take action.  To register for this zoom meeting, click HERE.  To join the meeting on Saturday, March 20th, click HERE.  This program is sponsored by a range of social justice organizations.