Events

Wednesday 11th October 7pm at the Quaker Meeting House, 7 Victoria Terrace: Faslane Peace Camp – what can we learn – organized by Edinburgh CND https://www.facebook.com/events/1928856954056199/ 

 

1. Reminder: The Peace Boat will be visiting Edinburgh on the 3rd October between 2.30 and 9.00pm
There will be Hibakusha on board, and young climate change ambassadors from Japan along with other Japanese participants when peace boat is visiting Edinburgh.
More about the young people here:
  In the early evening they will visit the Peace and Justice Centre, and the Paper Crane Project. They arrive at the Centre at 7pm so we will see them after our monthly organising meeting (6-7pm, same venue) .

 

2. The Edinburgh World Justice Festival, of which Edinburgh CND is a part, is organising or supporting a number of important meetings over the next three weeks.  We hope to see you at some of them.

Saturday 30th September: Festival Launch 6-8pm Fig Tree Cafe EH1 1SU

Sunday 1st October; Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre: Campaign Non-Viloence. Bridgend Farmhouse EH16 4TD 1-5pm AND Opening of From Hiroshima to Faslane exhibition at Methodist Church. Runs 7pm 1st Oct to 1pm on 7th

Wednesday 4th October, at 50 George Square, Room G04, Screening of Shadow World (organized by CAAT and Take One Action), Panel Discussion includes Stop the War https://www.facebook.com/events/474657216228840/ 

Thursday 5th October 7pm at the Quaker Meeting House, 7 Victoria Terrace – The Shadow World – inside the global arms trade – with author and activist Andrew Feinstein (Edinburgh Stop the War and others). NB The film can be seen the day before 4th October 7pm at 50 George Square EH8 9JU https://www.facebook.com/events/142391576367622/

Monday 9th October 7pm at the Quaker Meeting House, 7 Victoria Terrace: International Peace – Women’s Campaigns organized by SWILPF https://www.facebook.com/events/1675467595806046/?

Wednesday 11th October 7pm at the Quaker Meeting House, 7 Victoria Terrace: Faslane Peace Camp – what can we learn – organized by Edinburgh CND https://www.facebook.com/events/1928856954056199/ 

Saturday 14th October: Conference 10am to 6pm Kings Hall Community Church

Monday 16th October 7.30pm at the Quaker Meeting House, 7 Victoria Terrace: Learning from mass movements against war – organizing for the future – organized by Edinburgh Stop the War

++++for the full festival programme go to www.ewjf.org.uk

EDINBURGH CND CALENDAR FOR July-December 2017

AUGUST
 Tuesday 1st August 6pm. Monthly meeting at the Peace and Justice Centre.
Hiroshima Day Sunday 6th August-Mound Precinct/ Princes Street Time 6pm-7pm  https://www.facebook.com/events/1506560019405375/?
Leaflet/street stall second Saturday (12th) 1230pm East End of Princes Street
 Monthly peace convoy to Faslane Peace Camp-donations welcome.
SEPTEMBER
September 8th Monthly meeting 6pm Peace and Justice Centre
Stalls at Unis/Colleges?
Leaflet/street stall second Saturday (9th) 1230 East End of Princes St
Special Edinburgh CND Public Meeting:                                                                                     122 States voted to adopt the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons at the UN in New York 7 July 2017 – a landmark international agreement that outlaws, categorically, the worst weapons of mass destruction and establishes a pathway to their elimination. WHERE: Edinburgh Peace & Justice Centre, 5 Upper Bow, Edinburgh, 
EH1 2JN  (Next to Quaker Meeting House)

WHEN: Wednesday, 13th September 2017
TIME: 5 pm -7pm  
Monthly peace convoy to Faslane peace camp-donations welcome.
OCTOBER
October 3rd, Tuesday,  Monthly meeting and meet the Peace Boat
Edinburgh World Justice Festival event-Tuesday 11th-Edinburgh CND host 2 Faslane Peace Campers: Theme: Fighting Back
Organise for SCND AGM eg attendance/motions
Leaflet/street stall second Saturday (14th) 1230 East End of Princes St
Monthly peace convoy to Faslane Peace Camp-donations welcome.
   NOVEMBER
November 7th Monthly meeting 6pm Peace and Justice Centre
Scottish CND AGM, Edinburgh, Saturday (11th)
    Leaflet/street stall second Saturday (11th) 1230 East End of Princes St
White poppy selling day-11th?
Monthly peace convoy to Faslane Peace Camp-donations welcome.
    DECEMBER
December 5th Monthly meeting: AGM and Xmas social 6pm Peace and Justice Centre
Leaflet/street stall second Saturday (9th) 1230 East End of Princes Street
Monthly peace convoy to Faslane Peace Camp-donations welcome.

 

EDINBURGH CND CALENDAR FOR May-December 2017

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