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Thursday, June 1, 2017  5:30 - 7 PM
Letter to the Editor Writing Party

Write a letter to the editor of your favorite newspaper in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Our suggested topic this month will be Livermore Lab' Site 300 contamination and cleanup. Or, you may choose to write on a different topic. We welcome beginners and experienced letter writers. Snacks and refreshments will be served.

Location: Tri-Valley CAREs Office, 4049 First St. Suite 139A, Livermore
More Info: (925) 443-7148


Friday, June 9, 2017  3:00 - 4 PM
Peace Vigil at Livermore Lab

Members of the Catholic Worker movement conduct a monthly peace vigil at Livermore Lab under the leadership of Chelsea and Marcus Page. All are welcome. The June vigil will be held at the West Gate, corner of Vasco Road and Westgate Drive, Livermore.

Location: Livermore Lab West Gate
More Info: (505) 379-6942


Thursday, June 15, 2017  7:30 - 8:30 PM
Tri-Valley CAREs Meeting

Tri-Valley CAREs monthly meeting this month will be held at the our new office! We welcome new and long-time members alike. Our monthly meetings are a place to get acquainted, get informed, and get motivated.

Location: 4049 First St., 1st floor Conference Room, Livermore, CA
More Info: (925) 443-7148


Saturday, June 17, 2017  Noon - 4 PM
Women’s March to Ban the Bomb, NYC

The march supports UN negotiations that will resume June 15 and run until July 7 on a “legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons leading towards their total elimination,” known informally as the “ban treaty.” We can do this!

Location: NYC, Gathers at Bryant Park, march to Dag Hammarskjold Plaza (near UN Headquarters) for a rally.
More Info: www.womenbanthebomb.org


Saturday, June 17, 2017  Noon
Women’s March to Ban the Bomb, sister march in San Francisco

This sister march to Ban the Bomb supports the negotiations at UN Headquarters in New York to achieve a “legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons leading towards their total elimination,” known informally as the “ban treaty.”

Location: San Francisco, Gather at UN Plaza-Civic Center, near the Civic Center BART station
More Info: (925) 443-7148


Monday, June 19, 2017   6:30 - 7:30 PM
Tracy Advisory Committee Meeting

Community meeting of the Tracy Advisory Committee on the Cleanup of Toxic & Radioactive Contaminants at the Livermore Lab’s “Site 300” nuclear weapons facility on Corral Hollow Road. Interested Tracy area residents are welcome. Light refreshments.

Location: Safeway Store Community Meeting Room, 1801 W. 11th St., Tracy. Enter Safeway and turn left to go into the meeting room.
More Info: The Advisory Committee is open to all Tracy area residents. Tracy based board members and community members of the non-profit Tri-Valley CAREs (Communities Against a Radioactive Environment) founded the committee in 2015. The group meets regularly to inform and involve Tracy residents in decisions regarding the Superfund cleanup of soil and water at “Site 300” and to investigate waste management questions and potential airborne releases stemming from high-explosives tests at the site.


Tuesday, June 27, 2017  3:00 - 7:30 PM
Mailing Party & August Action Planning Meeting

Tri-Valley CAREs, Livermore Conversion Project and others will gather at AFSC from 3 PM to 6 PM for a mailing party to get the word out about the upcoming August 9 action at Livermore Lab. Then, from 6 PM to 7:30 PM, will be a planning meeting. Everyone is welcome for one or both. The more hands – and action planners – the merrier. Snacks provided.

Location: American Friends Service Committee, 65 9th St, SF (BART accessible)
More Info: (925) 443-7148


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Wednesday, August 9, 2017   8 AM
August Action: March for Nuclear Abolition & Global Survival

Commemorate the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki at the place where new US nuclear weapons are still being developed today; Change the future! 8am rally with speakers and musicians. 9am march to the gates of Livermore Lab, where those who choose will peaceably risk arrest. RSVP for Peace Camp the night before at Lake Del Valle. All ages are welcome!

Location: Livermore Lab, corner of Vasco & Patterson Pass Roads, Livermore, CA
More Info: (925) 443-7148