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December 2019

Kathy and Boryana represented us at Methuen's Festival of Trees.

November 2019

Brian attended the VFP Armistice Day march.

Bonnie Caracciolo and others, from a counter recruitment program in Chelsea, spoke at our Stone Soup Supper.

October 2019

We dedicated our Oct 11 Raytheon vigil to Keeping Space for Peace.

September 2019

At the Bread and Roses Festival our table was busy and we enjoyed the Bread and Puppet Theater again.

Many attended a vigil in Newburport commemorating Niki Rosen.

August 2019

Our Hiroshima vigil was solemn.

Barbara attended the immigrants rights event at Strafford County Department of Corrections, Dover, NH.

July 2019

Protests about ICE, imigrant rights

Our tabel at the Lowell Folk Festival: Other groups crowded the free speech space, and some passers by felt generous to us for putting up with one person's loud preaching. A Palestinian calligrapher gave away art at our table.

June 2019

annual meeting June 7

May 2019

VFP Memorial Day commemoration.

April 2019

Reading Good Friday vigil against the death penalty
March 2019

Some of us went to the house of Peace to get insider's views on the Ukraine and Crimea.

We saw Dr. Elaine Scarry introduce a film by Noam Chomsky.

The Peace Monks' Walk for a New Spring went through Ipswich.

Sunny Robinson and Sister Linda Bessom showed us slides from their trip with the School of the Americas Watch to the Mexican border "Crisis."

February 2019

Jonathan King updated us on local efforts to resist nuclear war and nuclear power

January 2019

January Potluck, and planned for speakers at next two meetings.


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Merrimack Valley People for Peace meets monthly, on the fourth Tuesday,
at 7:30 pm,
at North Parish Church, North Andover.

Contact Merrimack Valley People for Peace       (978) 685-1389
            P.O. Box 573
            North Andover, MA 01845

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