Archive for November, 2013

APC Meeting 12 December 2013

Next APC Meeting at 7:00 pm on 12 December at the Peace Center Office

Our next meeting will be on Thursday, December 12th starting at 7:00 pm at the Peace Center Office, 3535 College Rd. (upstairs in the College Mall, stairs are at the west end next to the restaurant).

All are welcome!

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Potluck & Movie Friday, 29 Nov 2013, 6:30 at APC office

Alaska Peace Center Potluck & Movie Friday, Nov 29, 2013, 6:30 at APC office

Hello All Good Folks working to make more peaceful tomorrows!

The Peace Center is renewing its tradition of monthly potlucks.

Please join us this Friday, (last Friday of the month), November 29th, at 6:30 pm for a potluck gathering to share with other peaceful souls.

We will also show the short documentary “The Internationale” which shows the inspiring history, incredible international appeal and translation, controversy, and updated lyrics surrounding this song that spread like warm rays of the sun around the globe within a few short years, to be sung simultaneously and jointly in numerous languages.

This month we will share pot luck at our office in suite 203 of the College Mall, 3535 College Rd; upstairs from Fuji restaurant. If we are numerous enough to merit it, we may use a larger place in the future.

Peace, Heather Koponen, co-chair

Nonviolent Communication Group to Start

Nonviolent Communication Practice Group Begins Meetings November 21

The first practice group meeting for nonviolent communication has been rescheduled for Thursday, November 21st at 6:30 pm at the Alaska Peace Center’s office.  The location is 3535 College Road, upstairs in the building that houses College Pizzeria.  Go up the stairs on the far right and the APC room is Suite 203. We welcome all interested people. You can find out more about what NVC is and how it is used at the NVC website. You can also contact me!

Hope to see you there.

Carrie Farr   750-1049

Armistice Day Bell-Ringing

Celebrate Peace on Armistice Day 11:00 AM on Monday, November 11, 2013 at Veterans Memorial Park (downtown Fairbanks at 7th and Cushman)

On the 11th day, of the 11th month in 1918 bells were rung worldwide to celebrate and recognize the ending of WW I, “The war to end all wars. ”

Writer Kurt Vonnegut, a WWII Prisoner of war wrote:
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Meeting 7 November 2013

Meeting on Thursday, 7 Nov at 7 pm at Peace Center Office

We are having our next meeting on Thurs., Nov. 7th starting at 7 PM at the Peace Center Office, 3535 College Rd. (upstairs in the College Mall, stairs are at the west end next to the restaurant).

All are welcome!

We will be discussing among other things new officers, upcoming events and focuses (such as drones and nonviolent communication), whether to have an office or not, and scheduling a potluck event in the near future.  We would love to have everyone’s input!

Hope to see you there!