APC Booth at Renewable Energy Fair Sunday 8/18, 10am-5pm, Chena Hot Springs

2019 Renewable Energy Fair.  Check out the presentations and booths, including the Alaska Peace Center booth!  Free.  Chena Hot Springs, 56 mile Chena Hot Springs Rd.Renewable Energy Fair APC booth 2018

Community News and Opportunities for Action

apc news week of August 11, 2019

apc news week of August 4, 2019

For older posts see the “community news and opportunities” tab.

Come see us at the Fair!

Come Visit Our Booth in the Borealis Pavilion!

We’re in one of the center aisles near the east end, not far from the League of Women Voters. The Borealis Pavilion is the large blue building on the left as one enters through the Blue Gate at the east end of the Fairgrounds. The Fair is open from noon to 10 pm, Friday, August 2 through Sunday, August 11.

APC 2018 TV Fair Booth

Suzanne and Carrie at the Alaska Peace Center booth at the 2018 Fair

Discussions, Peace Peas, Peace Is A Lifesaver, Bumper Stickers, Buttons, War Is A Racket, KWRK-LP swag, and more!

If you are interested in volunteering for a shift at the booth (which gets you a free day pass), contact info@alaskapeace.org.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Thursday, June 6, Alaska Peace Center mtg 5:30pm

Come help plan activities that promote peace, justice, and sustainabiltiy, including           our annual booth at the Tanana Valley State Fair Aug. 2-11,                                               September’s International Day of Peace event, and more! 

We meet in the APC office, 3535 College Rd, suite 203, upstairs from Fuji restaurant.

Please note that we will take a hiatus from monthly meetings during July & August.

For more information contact info@alaskapeace.org.

7th Annual Peace Feast Saturday, June 1, 2019

7th Annual Peace Feast

Saturday, June 1, 2019, Noon – 2 pm

Square Dance Pavilion, Pioneer Park

Celebrating Peacemakers in our Community!

Come Help us Celebrate!

APC Peace Feast, June 2, 2018

Free famous barbeque! Please bring a dish to share and eating utensils if possible. This will be an opportunity to relax in the summer sun and share ideas and interests. We encourage those with a passion for peace to get involved at the personal level to make a difference in our own community. We’ll be featuring short presentations of work toward peace, justice, and sustainability being done in our community. The Square Dance Pavilion is between the Dance Hall and the the Pioneer Air Museum.

 

The Alaska Peace Center works for peace, justice and sustainability – individually, in our community and globally – with a commitment to nonviolent conflict resolution. For more information, contact info@alaskapeace.org.

A Documentary — Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom

University Community Presbyterian Church, 3510 College Rd. 

Friday, May 31, 2019                               6pm potluck, 6:45pm presentation 

This film witnesses the formation of a new civil rights movement in Ukraine in 2013 and 2014.  It captures the remarkable mobilization of nearly a million citizens from across the country.

Rev. Neill McKay recently traveled to the Ukraine, participating in a Peacemaking Travel Study Seminar. He will address information in the movie and speak about his experiences there.

Free admission, everyone welcome.
Co-sponsored by UCPC and the Alaska Peace Center.
For more information call 479-6728 or email  info@alaskapeace.org.

May 20 Arbor Day Tree Planting

Today, Arbor Day in Alaska, Alaska Peace Center and Fairbanks Arbor Day Committee plant a tree to honor the late Chris White, 7:30pm at Laborers’ Hall on Davis Road.

Chris was a member of Alaska Peace Center board of directors, as well as of Fairbanks Open Radio KWRK-LP 90.9FM, and International Workers of the World – IWW- who have joined to co-sponsor this event.

Please join us for tree planting, memorial, and song.