Iowa City Area
730 South Dubuque Street, Iowa City (near old train depot)
Cedar Rapids Area
James Zogby to Speak
Undoing the Damage We Have Done Across the Middle East
Thursday, March 14th
Cedar Rapids Public Library
450 Fifth Avenue SE, downtown Cedar Rapids
Dr. Jim Zogby, of the Arab American Institute, will discuss the current situation in the Middle East and what we can do about it.
Potluck and Movie Night
Friday, March 15th
Potluck at 7pm, 8pm movie
Paul Engle Center, 4th Ave & 16th St SE, Cedar Rapids
Movie: Oliver Stone's The Untold History of the United States
Chapter 2: Roosevelt, Truman & Wallace — Chapter 3: The Bomb
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 19th
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
We are currently reading Eight Years We Were in Power by Ta-Nehisi Coates, discussing Chapter 5 on March 19th.
Mall Walking for Peace
Sunday, March 24th
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 26th
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Mount Mercy University
Mercy Drive NE, Cedar Rapids
Note new venue for these meetings: Campus Ministry lounge space in the Busse Building
Enter opposite the doors for the library side of the building.
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.