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End Violence Together March & Rally, Sept. 19, 1 pm

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End Violence Together March & Rally
Part of the national Campaign Nonviolence
Sept 19, 2015, 1pm
West Market Square, Bangor
Rain location: Columbia Street Project, 45 Columbia St.

Schedule:
1:00 pm – Tabling, drumming, and children’s activities
1:30 pm – Speakers and music
2:00 pm – March to Penobscot Bridge and back
3:00 pm – Closing ceremony

Program info:
Groups who wish to table need to bring their own tables and chairs. We will have someone stay with the tables during the march.
Children’s activities, including mask-making, will be led by the Maine Discovery Museum.
There will be four short speeches that will make the connections between all forms of violence.
Music will be provided and led by Voices for Peace.
The March route will be from West Market Square, up State Street to Exchange Street, then to Oak Street and the Penobscot Bridge, then back to West Market Square.

Parking: Free throughout downtown Bangor on Saturdays.

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Next planning meeting: Tuesday, September 8, 12:30 to 1:30 pm, at the P&J Center, 96 Harlow St, Suite 100, Bangor. Please join us!

Further info: We will send an email just before the event with final details.

Donations welcome! If you can contribute something toward printing costs, please send a check made out to the P&J Center, to 96 Harlow St, Suite 100, Bangor, ME 04401.

Creating a culture of peace and nonviolence ensures a sustainable future for all people. Let us combine our efforts to create a world that will support people, our planet and the common good!

Local contacts:
Mary Ellen Quinn, Pax Christi Maine – 207 223-4992, memquinn@peoplepc.com
Ilze Petersons, Peace & Justice Center of Eastern Maine – 207 942-9343, info@peacectr.org
National info: Campaign Nonviolence www.campaignnonviolence.org
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