[mgj-discuss] [Fwd: RALLY This Thursday 9/7 Anacostia Library]
catherinebenedict at earthlink.net
Tue Sep 5 19:18:33 PDT 2006
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Subject: RALLY This Thursday 9/7 Anacostia Library
Date: 5 Sep 2006 19:56:41 -0000
From: chrisotten2 at yahoo.com
Reply-To: chrisotten2 at yahoo.com
To: catherinebenedict at earthlink.net
This Thursday we will finally rally at the Anacostia Library rain or
shine. Your help in outreach is important. Please send the announcement
to your friends and any contacts you may have at community based
Below please find the electronic announcement.
for the PDF flyer.
[[ please forward far and wide ]]
Rally at the Anancostia Public Library
Thursday, September 7, 2006
5:00pm to 7:30pm
We were rained out last week, but we won't be deterred by the weather
this week so we can standup and demand that Anacostia Library be
Anacostia Library History >>
As long as it is closed, City leadership should realize the educational
outcomes of our young citizens will be jeopardized and the opportunity
for our adults to get accessible GED, literacy training, and career
empowerment is dramatically limited.
TWO YEARS IS TOO LONG!!
Come on out to rally for the immediate reopening of Anacostia Library
and bring your friends and children...
* Keynote speakers
* Children's activities and reading-time
* Food and beverages will be served
* Open mic for ALL - step up to the podium and speak!
Anacostia Public Library
1800 Good Hope Road, SE (18th & Good Hope)
(the 92 bus stops directly in front of the library)
Thursday, August, 31, 5:00 to 7:30pm
We are looking for organizing assistance as well. Can you help spread
the word by email, flyer? Can you help read books to kids or do you have
a car? Contact >> Robin Diener, 202-387-8030, rdiener at savedclibraries.org
FOR MORE INFO
Robin Diener, 202-387-8030, rdiener at savedclibraries.org
Joy Pinkney, 202-889-7581, joy at joynet1.com
Parisa Norouzi, 202-234-9119, parisa at empowerdc.org
We are looking for organizations to endorse this event. Please feel free
to invite groups you may know to be inclined to do so. They can contact
>> Chris Otten, 202-234-7075, chrisotten2 at yahoo.com
Community Empowerment Operations
Parkland Community Center
DC Library Renaissance Project
Pleasant Plains Civic Association
DC Anti-War Network
DC Poets Against The War
Residents Association of Marbury Plaza
Critical Resistance DC
Save Our Schools Coalition
Bread for the City
Youth Education Alliance
Parent Watch Inc.
Youth Action Research Group
Can you help drive supplies to the Rally?
Can you help breakdown when the rally is over at 7:30pm?
Please let me know. Looking forward to hearing from you.
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