Please join us this NOON, Saturday, August 2 when CodePINK Gainesville will meet for lunch and to discuss upcoming plans and ideas for peace actions. We will meet at Noon at Mother's Pub at 1007 NW University Av., next door to the Civic Media Center. (The monthly Peace Forum will meet at the CMC at 2 pm.)
On the Agenda so far:
Updates and discussion of the Denver Democratic Convention Actions (Aug 25-28) the Repub. Convention St. Paul Actions (Sep 1-4) travel and support of them. Housing and Ride Boards up at www.codepinkalert.org
Sep 13 Peace Concert in Gainesville. CodePINK needs volunteers for its tables (literature table as well as serving PINK lemonade: donate cups, ice, lemonade, etc) as well as helping display the Peace Ribbon. Your suggestions welcome! Please volunteer! 468-2101, Jacque.
Discussion of fundraising ideas; Discuss specific fundraising to help defray costs of travel to Washington DC and/or Afghanistan for local CodePINKgainesville women
The Inauguation is coming up January 2009 and CodePINKs from around the country will converge on Washington DC to paint the town a peaceful PINK! JOIN US!
CodePINK will be traveling to Afghanistan in March 2009. Go to www.globalexchange.org
to check out that trip as well as other peace trips being planned.
And...a new CodePINK Chapter here, UF CodePINK
Please join us!