[mgj-discuss] UPDATE: Trainings for Counter-Inaugural
catherinebenedict at earthlink.net
Mon Jan 10 23:22:18 PST 2005
Please forward widely!
The Mobilization for Global Justice is organizing a series of trainings in
preparation for the Counter-Inaugural Protest on January 20, 2005 in
Washington DC. Come join us in learning valuable skills and connecting
with fellow activists. Whether you are a new comer or a seasoned activist;
trainings are great for improving or creating your "activist tool box."
Trainings are also important for your and others' safety. We will need to
know how many people are coming to each training. PLEASE SIGN UP FOR THE
TRAININGS YOU WISH TO ATTEND (see below). This is a list of confirmed
trainings, but there will be more added. DIRECTIONS, update and sign-up
information are listed at the bottom.
Wednesday, January 12, 7-9pm, American Friends Service Committee
FACILITATION: Tools & Skills for Facilitating Meetings
Saturday, January 15, Time and Location TBA
COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY AND LOGISTICS FOR ACTIONS
Saturday, January 15, 1-4pm, Convergence Space
SONIC PRESENCE: DRUMMING, CHANTS, RHYTHM AND MORE!
Sunday, January 16, 1-4pm, American Friends Service Committee
NON-VIOLENT DIRECT ACTION STREET TACTICS
THERE WILL BE LOTS MORE TRAININGS AT THE CONVERGENCE CENTER DURING THE WEEK
See Update section below to find out how you can learn about new trainings
or come to the Convergence Center for the schedule.
SIGN-UP INFORMATION: We need everyone to sign up for the trainings that you
want to attend. They may fill up quickly, so be sure to sign up as soon as
possible. To sign up, e-mail us at mgj at riseup.net. And if you do sign up,
please do go to the workshop - if you don't show up you may be taking the
space from someone else who could have attended. If you find out you can't
go, send an email to mgj at riseup.net to let us know.
UPDATE INFORMATION: Look for updates of additional workshops at
www.globalizethis.org or send an email to mgj at riseup.net and ask to have
updates sent to you.
DIRECTIONS (all locations are in Washington DC):
American Friends Service Committee DC
2211 14th Street NW (at W Street)
Nearest metro: U Street (green line)
Arthur Flemming Center
9th and P Streets NW (upstairs from the DC Infoshop)
Nearest metro: Mt. Vernon Square/Convention Center (green/yellow lines) or
Shaw/Howard University (green line)
39 New York Ave. NE (enter through the blue door)
Nearest metro: New York Ave. (red line)
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