Atlanta WAND December 2005 Events
ATLANA WAND DECEMBER 2005
(THE WAND OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED DEC. 23rd – JAN. 2nd)
(EXCEPT WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 28)
CIRCLE OF SCRIBES
Great talk and good food
Atlanta Life Building-1st floor restaurant
100 Auburn Ave. NE, Atlanta 30303
Free parking in adjacent lot
Come any time and/or sign up
for the E-Circle to keep current.
(AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE HOLIDAYS)
FRIDAY STAND FOR PEACE – END THE IRAQ WAR
Colony Square (corner of 14th & Peachtree Sts.)
Bring signs for peaceful vigil in Midtown
Dialogue with your community. Newcomers welcome!
Contact: Atlanta WAND 404-524-5999
THURS., DECEMBER 1 to SAT., DECEMBER 3
INTERNATIONAL ACTION CENTER/ATLANTA
THREE DAYS OF ACTION TO END THE IRAQ WAR
(culminating with Saturday, December 3 Street Action – see details below)
For additional info/volunteer info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 770-989-2536
THURS., DECEMBER 1
CELEBRATE THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF ROSA PARK’S COURAGEOUS ACT
IN MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA
Call Georgia senators to support resolutions to bring the troops home now.
Sen. Saxby Chambliss: 770-763-9090 • Sen. Johnny Isakson: 770-661-0999
“The only thing that bothered me was that we waited so long to make this protest.” Rosa Parks
SAT., DECEMBER 3
11:30 AM – 1:00PM
STREET DEMONSTRATION AT LENOX & PEACHTREE STS.
DENOUNCING POVERTY, RACISM, AND WAR
Bring signs seeking: justice for Katrina victims, jobs at a living wage, military recruiters out of our schools,
de-funding the war – not healthcare, housing, and education. (770) 989-2536
SAT., DECEMBER 3
ORGANIZING MEETING FOR APRIL 1ST SOUTHERN REGIONAL SOLIDARITY MARCH
Peace in Iraq/Justice at Home
First Iconium Baptist Church, Room 102; 542 Moreland Avenue, SE, Atlanta.
Sponsored By: Georgia Peace and Justice Coalition/Atlanta with Concerned Black Clergy,
Every Church A Peace Church, Georgia Coalition for the People’s Agenda, International Action
Center/Atlanta, Atlanta Jobs with Justice, Georgia Military Families Speak Out, Operation LEAD,
Peace Network at UUCA (Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta), & Atlanta WAND.
Please RSVP: 404-522-4500
TUES., DECEMBER 13
7 – 9 PM
ATLANTA WAND MEMBERS HOLIDAY POTLUCK!
Atlanta WAND members and their special guests are cordially invited
to attend the annual holiday pot luck party at the home of Kent and Bob Leslie in Decatur
on Tuesday evening; December 13th from 6:30 to 9pm.
WAND will provide turkey, ham and a vegan entrée. We ask that each member household bring a side dish or dessert
or special beverage to share. We will sing songs, receive our traditional halos, toast those who have worked
so hard this year, and celebrate new members in our midst. Of course there will be action opportunities for all!
Please come and celebrate your membership and involvement in WAND
as we continue to live out our mission to work for peace, justice and a safe and nuclear free world.
Please RSVP to Jennifer at (404) 524-5999. See you on December 13th!