CAN CHICO ACT TO RESIST NUCLEAR WEAPONS? Our rural city of Chico now (barely) supports a population of over 100,000. Like so many cities, Chico is struggling with insufficient affordable housing which has led to a sizeable homeless problem, with the constant threat of disastrous wildfires, and for the last six months with no … Continue reading Can Chico act to resist nuclear weapons?
The board of directors for the Chico Peace & Justice Center has made the difficult decision to close our office at 526 Broadway Street in Chico effective Aug , 2020. Due to the effect of the corona virus on the day to day operation of the center it is no longer financially practical to continue … Continue reading Office Closing
The Earth Day Film Festival is an international film festival based here in Chico with the mission to have us fall back in love with the Earth. Films will be playing at the Pageant Theater March 12-19, 2020. You can learn more at www.earthdayfilmfest.org Click here to see the Earth Day screening schedule! Get your … Continue reading Earth Day Film Festival!
The 39th Annual Pancakes for Peace has been canceled due to the Corona Virus pandemic. More info to come.
On March 31st, Chico High School will be having ASVAP testing (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) to recruit youth into the military. Come leaflet on March 4th for some anti-militarism activism by handing out informational pamphlets to students and parents at Chico High School to inform them of the truths about military recruitment of youth … Continue reading Anti-Militarism Volunteer Opportunity!
Saturday Feb. 8th at 5:30pm at Trinity Methodist Church Dinner is 20$ and benefits the Freedom Flotilla, CHAT and Shalom Free Clinic. The Meet and Greet is whatever you can afford donation.
Free Family Event - Sunday, January 19, 2020 2:30 - Rally at Chico City Plaza* & March to Trinity United Methodist Church 4:00 - Inspirational Program in Church & Community Meal Thank You: MLK Unity Group, Trinity United Methodist Church, Second Baptist Church, Bethel AME Church *In case of rain, rally will be held in … Continue reading Event- Annual Commemoration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Chico Women's Club Presents Benefit for CHAT Bioneers, Revolution From the Heart of Nature -------------------------------------------------------- Poster text: CHICO WOMEN’S CLUB PRESENTS BENEFIT FOR C.H.A.T. CONFERENCE ON DVD LIVE LOCAL SPEAKERS THURSDAY, JANUARY 23rd “NEWS FROM THE FRONT LINES” BILL MCKIBBEN CO-FOUNDER OF 350.ORG MONIKA BAUERLEIN CEO MOTHER JONES VALARIE KAUR FILM MAKER, CIVIL RIGHTS LAWYER … Continue reading Event- CHAT Benefit
The African American Family & Cultural Center will be hosting their 8th annual Kwanzaa Celebration beginning December 26th 2019 and continuing until January 1st 2020. So join us each evening for a night of education through keynote speakers, songs, open expression, raffles and more. Everyone is welcome.
Dear Chico Peace & Justice Center Community, The story of our town’s work for justice and peace continues to unfold as we approach our 6th decade! We are pleased to announce that we have ended the summer temporary suspension of operations, and effective immediately the doors of the Chico Peace & Justice Center are again … Continue reading Re-Opening the Peace Center!