A list of upcoming events (including an anti-fracking demonstration today) from the Green Party of Philadelphia (for facebook links, check out the GPOP’s facebook group).
Earth Day Demonstration Against Fracking
Date: Thursday, April 21, 2011
Time: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: Dept. of Environmental Protection, 2 Main St., Norristown, PA
Notes: Demonstration at DEP to demand a ban on gas drilling. Stop polluting our drinking water as well as our waterways.
This demonstration has been called by the Green Party of Philadelphia and endorsed by Brandywine Peace Community, BuxMont Coalition for Peace Action, Citizens for Clean Water, Green Party of Delaware County, Green Party of Montgomery County, Protecting our Waters and Saint Vincent’s Peace and Justice Ministry.
For more info: Green Party of Phila. 215-243-7103 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Green Party Of Phila. General Membership Meeting, 4/28/2011, 7:00 pm (open to public)
Date: Thursday April 28, 2011
Time: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Next reminder: The next reminder for this event will be sent in 7 days, 4 minutes.
Location: Calvary Community Center, Samaritan Room, 2nd Floor
Street: 4740 Baltimore Ave., 48th Street entrance, in West Phila
City State Zip: Phila., PA
Notes: Proposed agenda includes nomination of candidates seeking election in City Council (Districts 1 and 8) and perhaps a challenger to Mayor Nutter for Mayor. Please come out to meet potential candidates, listen to their platforms, and decide if they should run for public office.
May Day Rally & Family Celebration
Date: Saturday April 30, 2011
Time: 12:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Location: Elmwood Park Labor Monument
Street: South 71st Street and Buist Ave.
City State Zip: Phila., PA 19153
Notes: SPEAKERS **** MUSIC **** ENTERTAINMENT **** KIDS STUFF **** BBQ **** PICNIC ****
Join us to celebrate May Day, a day that is celebrated globally to honor all workers including those who were killed in the Haymarket Riot during the struggle for the 8-hour day. Sponsored by: The PA Labor History Society and PhilaPOSH.
Endorsed by: The Green Party of Phila.
One of the speakers will be Cheri Honkala, Green Party candidate for Sheriff of Phila. Admission is free!
Move to Amend with David Cobb
Thursday, May 5 · 6:30pm – 8:30pm
First Unitarian Church of Philadelphia
2125 Chestnut Street
Come here David Cobb speak about the Move to Amend campaign, which seeks to amend the Constitution to abolish corporate personhood.
Learn more at www.movetoamend.org
Cobb was the 2004 Green Party presidential candidate. Green Party Sheriff Candidate Cheri Honkala will also speak.