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Tuesday, November 5, 2013 from noon-1pm
This Nov. 5th we are calling for a worldwide march on your city hall, capitol, courthouse or anywhere else corruption exists! But we’re not limiting our efforts to just one day, and neither should you! If you are ready, willing and able to march before and/or after November 5th, what are you waiting for? And don’t just march offline, get online and share like you care! We are gathering infographics, memes and other educational content exposing corruption for everyone to share freely everyday at our Official March Against Corruption page: www.facebook.com/MarchAgainstCorruption Remember, Facebook is suppressing political/activist speech and those who cannot afford to pay to share. Our only way of overcoming this is with your help TAGGING, LIKING, COMMENTING and SHARING! Be sure to RSVP at out Official March Against Corruption Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/413904625374273/ Join Our Organizer Group: www.facebook.com/groups/MarchAgainstCorruption City-Specific March Against Corruption Event Pages (so far): Arizona: https://www.facebook.com/events/472805826130894/ Atlanta, Georgia: https://www.facebook.com/events/510960398958390 Dallas, Texas: https://www.facebook.com/events/534726619918777/ Miami, Florida: https://www.facebook.com/events/165923740249037/ Orlando, Florida: https://www.facebook.com/events/418220634943728/ São Paulo, Brazil https://www.facebook.com/events/169378066567895/ Don’t see an event near you? Feel free to create your own event page for your local march and let us know so we can add it to our growing list. For more information or if you are interested in organizing a march in your city email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact one of our hosts. ALSO: Click Here to Add Your Name in Support of the American Anti-Corruption Act: http://act.unitedrepublic.org/event/cosponsor/3717
Sunday, September 29, 2013 from 11am-4pm
Portland Sunday Parkways promotes healthy active living through a series of free events opening the city’s largest public space – its streets – to walk, bike, roll, and discover active transportation while fostering civic pride, stimulating economic development, and represents the community, business, and government investments in Portland’s vitality, livability, and diversity. For a list of all the Sunday Parkways happening this summer click here.
Saturday, September 14, 2013 from noon-7pm
Get ready for this year’s Belmont District Street Fair! A full day of fun from noon to 7 p.m. for the whole family with live music, art, entertainment, shopping and good food & drink! The Street Fair is supported by businesses on Belmont, Morrison and Stark Streets and a collaboration of BABA and the Sunnyside Neighborhood Association.
Saturday, August 10, 2013 from 10am-6pm
The 16th Annual Alberta Street Fair presented by Alberta Eye Care and Healthy Pets NW and hosted by Alberta Main Street, returns to celebrate community with a toast to summer on Saturday, August 10, 2013. The Alberta Street Fair, one of Portland’s most beloved neighborhood street festivals, features a day of eclectic activities celebrating the diversity and uniqueness that is Only on Alberta.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 from 8:45-9:45am
At this point in history, we have the unique opportunity to reclaim our food supply from biotech juggernauts like Monsanto. We have the ability to remove the mutated GMO garbage from our dinner tables, and demand that activism turn into anti-Monsanto legislation. This is the goal of the Monsanto Video Revolution. The March Against Monsanto that occurred in May of this year was a major success, but the fight does not end with an activist march. In an effort to generate even more awareness across the globe, the largest players in the natural health field are coming together to push this Monsanto Video Revolt into hyper space. Together, they are joining forces and asking YOU to help even further on July 24th, 2013, in the Monsanto Video Revolt. Learn more at www.monsantovideorevolt.com
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at midnight through Saturday, August 3, 2013 at midnight
midnight through Saturday, August 3 at midnight
This event runs from Thursday, July 25, 2013 at midnight through Saturday, August 3, 2013 at midnight. Description: This event runs from Friday, July 26, 2013 at midnight through Saturday, August 3, 2013 at midnight. Description: This event runs from Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 8am through Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 5pm. Description: A unique and inspiring leadership summer camp for youth 12-17 who care about community service, activism and social justice. (http://www.portlandoregon.gov/?c=26000&a=439246) Imported from: http://portland.activatehub.org/events/11 Imported from: http://portland.activatehub.org/events/1174 Imported from: http://portland.activatehub.org/events/1212
Sunday, July 14, 2013 from 3-4pm
@Greenpeace Portland HQ
The 350 PDX Summer Heat NW / Columbia River Climate Action on July 27th still needs people to be part of a I-5 Bridge action to complement the action in the river. A meeting to plan the action has been set for Sunday, July 14th at 3pm. It will be held at 812 SW Washington St, Suite 1050. This is on the tenth floor of the office building next to Finnegan’s Toy Store. If the street level doors are locked, call Bonnie McKinlay at (503) 705-1943. Also: We highly recommend trekking out to the bridge in advance, and walk to it from Vancouver Landing, if possible.
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Saturday, July 13, 2013 from 10am-9pm
The Mississippi Ave. Street Fair is an annual celebration of the history that makes N. Mississippi unique. The communitybuilding event honors residents, businesses and organizations from N. Fremont to N. Skidmore on Mississippi Ave. On July 13th the Mississippi Street Fair will feature 200+ vendors and crafts, 40+ bands, an exclusive craft brew and wine garden, a bevy of food carts, the famous Grandfather’s RibOff Competition, and more. The music schedule features local favorites Sun Angle, Holiday Friends, Grandparents, 1939 Ensemble, Ryan Sollee (of Builders and Butchers), Philly’s Phunkestra, Norman Sylvester Band, and more. Check out the full music lineup at mississippiave.com The Mississippi Street Fair is brought to you by the Historic Mississippi Ave Business Association (HMBA) & the Boise Neighborhood Association (BNA). A portion of the fair proceeds is donated to the BoiseEliot Elementary School, the Boise Business Youth Unity Project, and Self Enhancement, Inc. For more information contact email@example.com
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 from 5:30-8pm
@Oregon Convention Center
Ambre Energy is proposing a train-to-barge coal export facility that would be located in Boardman, OR. This facility would transfer coal off of trains from the powder river basin and onto barges that would be sent through the Columbia River Gorge. The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is holding a hearing on their permits (air, water). Join us and help show your opposition to this dirty and destructive proposal. Testimony goes all day but the rally is from 5:30pm – 8:00pm. Sign up to testify here: (There are two hearing locations, one here in Portland and another in Hermiston, make sure you sign up for the right slot).http://www.eventbrite.com/event/6904025125/efbnen Information about the DEQ Hearing can be found at http://columbiariverkeeper.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/2013.6.14-FINAL-Tell-DEQ-to-Deny-Coal-Export.pdf If you would like info about speaking at the alternate People’s Hearing to express your concerns about the proposed coal exports, call Bonnie @ 503-705-1943. Join the Flashmob!