Join us for our monthly meeting on Tuesday, December 4, from 6:30 – 8:30 pm in the den at the Mosaic Coffee House, 4401 2nd Ave NE. First half hour is letter writing and socializing. Meeting starts at 7 pm.
We’ll have report backs from members who attended AIUSA’s Western Regional Conference in San Francisco in November and updates on December events including:
Sun. Dec. 9, 2-4 pm at the Chaco Canyon Cafe in the U District – our annual write-a-thon. Join us to Write #4Rights around the world. See previous post for event details: http://amnestyseattle.org/?p=646 and http://www.amnestyusa.org/writeathon for specifics on cases.
Thurs. Dec. 16, 6:30 – 8 pm – We are co-sponsoring Seattle Human Rights Day at the Seattle City Hall. Keynote speaker – Van Jones, New York Times best selling author, Green Jobs adviser to President Obama, founder of Color of Change. Emcee – Magdeleno Rose-Avila, Director Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs. RSVP: Felicia.Yearwood@seattle.gov Flyer at: http://www.seattle.gov/humanrights/documents/SeattleHumanRightsDay121312.pdf
Sun. Dec. 16, 10 am – 1 pm, Theatrical Protest for Pussy Riot at the Lenin Statue in Fremont, 600 N 36th St., Seattle. Post coming soon here, for details see Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/events/262881753837663/
The Mosaic Coffee House is a nonprofit coffee house located in Seattle First Church (behind the Dick’s Drive In on 45th Street in the Wallingford Neighborhood). Check for directions, free parking and bus line information at:http://www.mosaiccoffeehouse.org/directions.htm