Events

RJR CALENDAR

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

  


FREE MONTHLY PROGRAMS

The first Saturday morning of most months, 10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. at the First Congregational Church, 43 Silver Street, Greenfield MA. Free snacks, free childcare by reservation, free literature! Donations welcome.

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

Our monthly programs are supported in part by grants from these Local Cultural Councils: Amherst, Ashfield, Buckland, Charlemont-Hawley, Conway, Deerfield, Gill, Greenfield, Hadley, Heath, Montague, New Salem, Northfield, Orange, Pelham, Shelburne, Wendell, and Whately, local agencies which are supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.


Saturday, February 1

Join Racial Justice Rising and Dr. Amilcar Shabazz for a discussion of Reparations For Slavery

Dr. Shabazz is a professor of history and Africana Studies in the Department of Afro-American Studies, UMass, Amherst

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OTHER GROUPS’ EVENTS

2020

January-June, Springfield MA: And Still We Rise: Leadership Forum for Women of Color Leaders

Friday, January 10, Greenfield MA: Meeting to plan Reverend William Barber’s visit and talk in Greenfield

Wednesday, January 15, Amherst MA: Amherst Human Rights Commission Celebrates the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 18-19, Greenfield MA: Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Weekend of Service

Monday, January 20, Greenfield MA: Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Celebration

Monday, January 20, Northampton MA: 36th Annual MLK Day Celebration

Thursday, January 23, Haverill MA: Local Abenaki History

Friday, January 24, Greenfield MA:  Meeting to plan Reverend William Barber’s visit and talk in Greenfield

Sundays, January 26-March 16, online:  Before We Were White: Ancestral Recovery for Collective Liberation

Monday, January 27, Hadley MA: We Shall Overcome, A Free Community Sing-Along

February 3-7, national (U.S.): Black Lives Matter at School Week

Tuesday, February 4, western MA: White Identity and American Politics (location to be announced)

Wednesday, February 5, Greenfield MA: Reverend William Barber’s visit and talk 

February 28-March 1, Western MA tba: Undoing Racism Workshop with the People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond

April 1-4, Mesa AZ: White Privilege Conference

Saturday, April 4, South Hadley MA: Women of Color Trailblazers Leadership Conference

Saturday, June 20, Washington DC: Mass Poor People’s Assembly and Moral March On Washington

November 12-14, Raleigh NC: Facing Race – A National Conference

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 – people from all over view this page!