Iowa City Area
March 19th marks 15 years since US invasion of Iraq. Veterans for Peace Chapter 161 is co-sponsoring a 1/2 hour vigil at Pentacrest, 5:30PM to 6PM. Please put in on your calendar, please attend, and speak out if inspired to do so.
April 4th marks 50 years since Martin Luther King's assassination. A public reading of Martin's words will take place in downtown Iowa City.
730 South Dubuque Street, Iowa City (near old train depot)
Cedar Rapids Area
Potluck and Movie Night
Friday, March 16th
Potluck at 7pm, 8pm movie
Paul Engle Center, 4th Ave & 16th St SE, Cedar Rapids
Movie: Midnight in Paris, directed by Woody Allen
While on a trip to Paris with his fiancée's family, a nostalgic screenwriter finds himself mysteriously going back to the 1920s everyday at midnight.
Join us for our famous potluck and enjoy an evening with some like-minded folks. Sponsored by Arts Cinema~Free Friday Night Flicks and Workers for Peace Iowa. Contact: John ( 319 ) 247-2612.
Alternative Discussion Group
Tuesday, March 20th
7:00 to 9:00 pm
We meet at the dining room at the Hy-Vee on 32nd
at the intersection of 32nd Street NE & Oakland Road NE in Cedar Rapids
The new book is This Side of Paradise by F Scott Fitzgerald, discussing chapters 3 & 4.
Mall Walking for Peace
Sunday, March 25th
Starting at 2:00 pm, and we walk for about 45 minutes.
Lindale Mall, 4444 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids
We gather at center of the Food Court
If you have our latest matching T-shirt that says, "If war is the answer, we're asking the wrong question", please wear it, but come to walk with any peace/anti-war shirt you have.
WFPI General Membership Meeting
Tuesday, March 27th
7:00 to 9:00 pm
in the Busse Library Viewing Room
Mount Mercy University, 1330 Elmhurst Dr NE, Cedar Rapids
Please plan to come and shape the future!
Those who do not learn the lessons of history are destined to repeat them.
Street Witnessing for Peace
Meeting regardless of weather!
4:30 to 5:30 pm
at 1st Ave & 1st St NE, Cedar Rapids
Across from the old Federal Building ( now City Hall ) at the Tree of Five Seasons
Bring your own sign or hold one of ours. Spread the word!
Contact Bob at (319) 360-5119 for more vigil information.