MEETING NOTES FOR PEOPLE FOR PEACE, JUSTICE, AND HEALING
People for Peace, Justice, and Healing met on January 14, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. at the Antique Sandwich Company. Present were Sallie, Colleen, Rob, Mark, Sheila, and Karen K.
1. OCCUPY THE COURTS (Sallie)
Preparations continue January 20, 2012, will be a day for demonstrations, education, and street theater in Tacoma, starting at 2:30 p.m. and ending around 6:30 p.m. "It would be so nice if it didn't rain." More information here.
POINT OF INFORMATION
1. JESSICA WILLIAMS (Sallie and Colleen)
This week Salile and Colleen went to a concert in Seattle featuring Jessica Williams, who has been called "one of the top jazz pianists of today." — A video of Jessica Williams playing can be seen here.
1. ACLU day of lobbying in Olympia (Colleen)
January 25, 2012, will be ACLU's "End the Death Penalty Lobby Day." — A bus will leave Tacoma for Olympia at 8:30 a.m. If you can't go, the most important person to write to is Rep. Steve Kirby (D-29th, Tacoma) of the Judiciary Committee: 437B Legislative Building, P.O. Box 40600, Olympia, WA 98504. Phone: (360) 786-7996. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. FYI, here's a map of his district.