May 2017 Update

The April CPJC highlight was Pancakes for Peace, which drew about 500 children and adults for a great, all-you-can breakfast plus the annual Easter Egg and Golfball Treasure Hunt, silent auction, massage, and excellent community conversation and socializing. Thanks once again to the planning team, myriad volunteers, and contributors to the silent auction. During the … Continue reading May 2017 Update

Alternatives to Violence Project

The Alternatives to Violence Project California, through a California state grant, is expanding and establishing a community presence of workshops and volunteer facilitators within Butte County to support local community and High Desert Prison workshops. AVP's experiential workshops focus on community building, communication skills, and conflict resolution for community members and inmates in an effort … Continue reading Alternatives to Violence Project

Occupy Beale Air Force Base

CPJC activists have led anti-militarization demonstrations at the site of Beale Air Force Base for many years, including protests against the Iraq war and military escalation in southwest Asia and around the world. Currently, monthly demonstrations focus upon the U.S. military use of drones to attack overseas and US-born peoples. For more information and upcoming direct actions: OccupyBealeAirForceBase … Continue reading Occupy Beale Air Force Base

Peace Gardening 101

Family, Education, Fun! Peace Gardening 101 is a comprehensive gardening workshop where you can learn: Organic Gardening Learning to build a healthy compost pile Seed Care and Seed Saving Herb Gardening Tea Mixing And More! For more information, contact Colleen at or (239) 272-9661. Space is limited!  

Voice of the Veteran Speaker Series

Voice of the Veteran is an ongoing speaker series featuring veterans sharing their experience in the military with no media slant, recruiter advertising, or entertainment industry glorification of violence.  Hear from primary sources about war and learn about what it is actually like to be in the military. We have had Army veteran Major John … Continue reading Voice of the Veteran Speaker Series