Alternative Discussion Group
Tuesday, July 17th
7:00 to 9:00 pm
We meet at the dining room at the Hy-Vee on 32nd
at the intersection of 32nd Street NE & Oakland Road NE in Cedar Rapids
We are currently reading The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers. Next time we will be discussing chapters 8 through 12 of Part Two.
Potluck and Movie Night
Friday, July 20th
Potluck at 7pm, 8pm movie
Paul Engle Center, 4th Ave & 16th St SE, Cedar Rapids
Movie: The Book Thief
Director: Brian Percival
Writers: based on the novel by Markus Zusak, screenplay by Michael Petroni
Stars: Sophie Nélisse, Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson
A little girl, Liesel, is separated from her parents and is forced to live with her adoptive parents, Rosa and Hans, during WW2 in Germany. Hans and Rosa have been hiding a Jew named Max in their basement. When Max is very sick, Lisa reads him a book every day and resorts to stealing books to read to him, only to return them back on completion.
—Keith Francis at www.imdb.com
Join us for our famous potluck and enjoy an evening with some like-minded folks. Sponsored by Arts Cinema~Free Friday Night Flicks and Workers for Peace Iowa. Contact: John ( 319 ) 247-2612.
WFPI General Membership Meeting
Tuesday, July 24th
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Mount Mercy University, University Center 110 (This month only)
Mercy Drive NE, Cedar Rapids
Please plan to come and shape the future!
Those who do not learn the lessons of history are destined to repeat them.
Mall Walking for Peace
Sunday, July 29th
Starting at 2:00 pm, and we walk for about 45 minutes.
Lindale Mall, 4444 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids
We gather at center of the Food Court
If you have our latest matching T-shirt that says, "If war is the answer, we're asking the wrong question", please wear it, but come to walk with any peace/anti-war shirt you have.
Street Witnessing for Peace
Meeting regardless of weather!
4:30 to 5:30 pm
at 1st Ave & 1st St NE, Cedar Rapids
Across from the old Federal Building ( now City Hall ) at the Tree of Five Seasons
Bring your own sign or hold one of ours. Spread the word!
Contact Bob at (319) 360-5119 for more vigil information.