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RJR CALENDAR

Highlighted days on calendar have scheduled events. Click on day for event information.

 

 VIGIL FOR RACIAL JUSTICE, EVERY SATURDAY

Join us at our Vigil For Racial Justice, co-sponsored by the Visioning B.E.A.R. Circle Intertribal Coalition — every Saturday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Greenfield Town Common.

 

  


FREE MONTHLY PROGRAMS

One Saturday morning most months at the First Congregational Church, 43 Silver Street, Greenfield MA 01301. Free childcare, light snacks, everyone welcome.

Cancellations due to weather will be announced on WHAI, 98.3 FM and  http://whai.com/closings/http://whai.com/

 

FOLLOW UP FROM IMMIGRATION AND TRUMP: FRANKLIN COUNTY’S RESPONSE on 2/3/18
Click here to see info and resources from panel

Saturday, March 3, 10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

STEP UP! Bystander Training
Bypass your fear and be an engaged bystander in your community!
With Strong Oak
FREE, donations very welcome
This interactive workshop has an intersectional, antiracist approach to oppression. In it, we will:
– Explore what keeps us from addressing harm
– Use scenarios to highlight how to intervene in a safe way
– Try out interventions and receive feedback about what is  effective and what is not

For more info or to reserve childcare: email@racialjusticerising.org

  

 

 

OTHER GROUPS’ EVENTS

Saturday, February 17, S. Hadley MA:  Vigil for Racial Justice

Saturday, February 17, western MA, location tba:Open House for UNtraining White Liberal Racism 

Saturday, February 24, NYC:  Addressing Disparities in Discipline for Black Children

Thursday, March 8, Amherst MA: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism, videos with Ian Hanley Lopez, with discussion

Saturday, March 10, Easthampton MA:  Transforming Education for Social Justice Conference

Wednesday, March 28, Bronx NY:Audre Lorde/Women’s History Month

April 4-7, 2018, Grand Rapids MI:  WPC 19, the 2018 annual White Privilege Conference

Thursday, April 19, North Adams MA:  True Conviction, film and discussion.  More about the film

April 19-21, Springfield MA: Undoing Racism Workshop for Youth and  Adults Working with Youth

Saturday May 6, Greenfield MA:  All Souls Unitarian Church’s annual Antiracism Film Festival

May 9-12, Ryerson, ON, CAWhite Privilege Conference – Global

November 8-10, Detroit MI: Facing Race, A National Conference, from ColorLines

Email us your announcements of racial justice-related events and we will include in our listings if possible. Events from across the country and beyond are welcome!