Girls Rock! DC 10th Anniversary Camper Showcase

Date: 
Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 10:30am to 2:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

Doors - 10:30am
Show - 11:00 am

Tix: $12 at the door
Kids 8 and under FREE!

It's the BEST SHOW OF THE YEAR!

Our birthday wish is to continue creating the safest space possible for our all of our campers to feel included, accepted, seen and heard. For them to create change through music, RISE UP and ROCK OUT.

All week, Girls Rock! DC campers (ages 8-18) are going to be learning instruments, forming bands, writing songs, and gearing up for THIS SHOW. And it's going to be truly amazing.

~Raffle prizes to win!~

Anacostia Coordinating Council 2017 Annual Meeting

Date: 
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by Anacostia Coordinating Council
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Join the Anacostia Coordinating Council for our 2017 Annual Meeting, featuring a Community Conversation with Antwan Wilson, Chancellor of DC Public Schools. The conversation will be moderated by Ward 8 Representative on the DC State Board of Education, Markus Batchelor.

This annual evening meeting is an opportunity to elect our new board of directors and honor our outgoing President, The Honorable Arrington Dixon.

Third Annual Fundraiser Celebrating School Justice Project

Date: 
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by the School Justice Project
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Featuring an open bar (beer & wine), heavy hors d'oeuvres, silent auction and raffles, and fantastic company, the Third Annual Fundraiser will celebrate the D.C.-based legal non-profit School Justice Project.

No Justice No Pride - DC Day Of Action

VOICE action: Building Power in We the People

Date: 
Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
State/Region: 
Virginia

Hosted by VOICE
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Join VOICE Leaders from 25+ Fairfax Congregations & School to hold Fairfax Officials accountable to our specific issues around schools, affordable housing, and public safety.

Todos Unidos: A Benefit Concert for Youth in Central America

Date: 
Friday, May 19, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

Join OYE and EcoViva on Friday, May 19, for a special evening with musician Michael Romero.

Austin-based Michael Romero (www.michaelromeromusic.com) is an accomplished singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist driven by a desire for social change. Romero will play songs by the late Honduran folk singer Guillermo Anderson.

A Rally to Save Net Neutrality

Date: 
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by Free Press
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FCC Chairman Pai is moving ahead with his plan to gut Net Neutrality. At a meeting on May 18 he will officially release his awful proposal — and Free Press will be there to represent millions of people who need Net Neutrality and will fight for it.

Wells Fargo Rally: DC ReInvest In the People

Date: 
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by DC ReInvest
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INVITE YOUR FRIENDS!! Help continue to generate awareness of the DC ReInvest Coalition's campaign to get DC to sever its ties from Wells Fargo.

The resolution was introduced on 3/21/17 by CM Grosso with 5 co-sponsors.

ASL Queer Night

Date: 
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by Biergarten Haus
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Come out and celebrate LGBTQ+ Graduates!

Biergarten Haus has great Premium German imported beer, Rail Liquor, and Wine. Have a shotski with three other friends if you dare! Folks will be taking pictures throughout the night to capture memorable moments!

Biergarten Haus is accessible by DC Street Car if you get off at 13th Street. For any questions email, aslqueernight@gmail.com.aus

Circle of Love and Support (COLAS)

Date: 
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by COLAS
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A grief support group – healing space for survivors (moms, dads and persons in general) who has lost a child or loved one to police brutality and/or gun violence and anyone who is dealing with the emotional pain associated with grief over the loss of a loved one.

Labor History Bike Tour

Date: 
Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by DC Jobs With Justice
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Pump up your bike tires and get ready to learn about DC's labor history!

A rollicking ride by bike through DC's history of working-class struggle, the tour will highlight sites and stories of resistance from the distant past to recent events, some memorialized in stone, others paved over and nearly forgotten. Tour pamphlets provided, as well as a commemorative spoke card for all participants.

Rally to Increase DC Education Funding

Date: 
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by DC Education Coalition for Change -DECC
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Want to make a difference to students in DC?

If you care about education in DC, then you need to come out on May 10th.

Silent Protest at Fairfax School Board meeting

Date: 
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
State/Region: 
Virginia

Hosted by FCPS Pride
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Protest anti-trans speakers at the Fairfax County School Board. Bring pink 8 1/2 x 11 signs that clearly say "LGBTQ", "Trans" or "Transgender" students. Protestors are holding up signs and wearing supportive buttons and stickers in protest to the amazingly anti-Trans speakers who have been coming to the board meetings.

Grassroots Workshop on the Comprehensive Plan

Date: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

BROUGHT TO YOU BY:
Empower DC · Fair Budget Coalition · Committee of 100 on the Federal City * DC Federation of Citizens Association · DC 4 Reasonable Development * ONE DC · Washington Lawyers Committee on Civil Rights · Faith Strategies

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SATURDAY, MAY 6TH 12-4PM
Christ United Methodist Church
900 4th St SW

What is the COMPREHENSIVE PLAN? ----->
DC'S "FRAMEWORK" FOR HOW DEVELOPMENT HAPPENS

Killer Cops and Capitalism

Date: 
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by Pan African Community Action
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They own the banks, the prisons, schools and jobs. 

You're invited to the Pan-African Community Action session exploring American capitalism and the police state.
Examine how police and capitalism are different sides of the same coin. See how they keep African peoples oppressed in the interests of big profits.

Survivors live in the crosshairs of killer cops and capitalism.

Teach-In: Intersectionality 101

Date: 
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by Impact Hub
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Intersectionality. Feminism. Womanism. After this year's Women's March, these terms are gaining traction in everyday conversations, but what do they mean exactly? If you're passionate about ensuring equality for everyone, regardless of gender, you will not want to miss this teach-in which will explore the importance of keeping feminism intersectional.

Vegan Potluck Picnic with FARM

Date: 
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by FARM
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Join staffers from FARM for a vegan picnic in the park. This is a fun opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals and try new vegan recipes and old vegan favorites. If you can, please bring a non-vegan friend to introduce them to animal-free fare!

Positive Force DC Organizing Meeting

Date: 
Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by Positive Force

Support and protect our communities and the marginalized people within them against the rising tide of hatred--plan and strategize! As always, bring your friends and ideas!

Snacks will be provided.  RSPV on Eventbrite here.

Fairfax County Public Schools Funding--Budged Roundtable

Date: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 9:30am to 11:30am
State/Region: 
Virginia

Hosted by school board representative Dalia Palchik


Come for an interactive roundtable
to discuss the budget and how you can
be an advocate for Fairfax students,
teachers, and schools!

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Activism with Kids

Date: 
Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
State/Region: 
DC

This workshop will be a space to talk about activism, dissent, and speaking out as families. They will share resources, talk about concerns, trade ideas, and build community. Kids of all ages are welcome, and they will have additional child care support on hand in case parents and caregivers need a little break to talk.

Women's March DC's Power in Unity Conference

Date: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

Women's March and Women’s March DC are excited to host the Power in Unity conference on May 6, 2017 at Trinity Washington University, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017. Registration is required.

It Takes Roots Action: Mother Earth's RED LINE

Date: 
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by It Takes Roots

Join It Takes Roots on April 28th in Washington DC as they unite as Mother Earth’s RED LINE to take direct action against the corporations and politicians driving the extractive economy.

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Will you hold Mother Earth’s Red Line with Indigenous, Black, Brown and Frontline communities on April 28th?
Contact Jaron (jaron@ggjalliance.org) to get involved!

Mass Volunteer Meeting: Peoples Climate March

Date: 
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
State/Region: 
DC

Hosted by the People's Climate Movement
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On April 29th, tens of thousands of people will come to Washington DC for the Peoples Climate March to surround the White House and stand up to Trump's climate-denying agenda.

Justice Tuesdays: Protest against desecration of Bethesda African Cemetery

Date: 
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
State/Region: 
Maryland

Hosted by: Macedonia Baptist Church and SURJ MoCo (Showing Up for Racial Justice Montgomery County)

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