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Progressive Cheverly Weekly Newsletter

November 7, 2018

Progressive Cheverly Monthly Forums

Thursday, December 6 -- Jolene Ivey, County Council representative for District 5 will discuss her plans and priorities for the upcoming Council session. Meeting attendees will have the opportunity to comment on and ask questions concerning issues facing Prince George's County residents.

All are welcome. Light refreshments will be served.

 7:00 pm, Hoyer Education Center (cafeteria), 2300 Belleview Ave. (Parking Available), Cheverly

Upcoming Community Events

 Sunday, November 11, 2018 -- Celebrate Peace -- March to Reclaim Armistice Day on Armistice’s Day 100 anniversary.  

Schedule:

9:00 am – Gather in the grassy area near the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Look for the Veterans for Peace white flags.

9:30 am – March begins. March route will include the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial, Women’s Memorial, World War II Memorial and it will arrive at the World War I Memorial at 11:am.  All are welcome, you do not have to be a Veteran or Military Family Member to attend and are encouraged to walk behind the Vets. Respectfully, please remember, this is a solemn march, while you do not have to remain silent, it is requested to hold the noise level down. Signage, Banners, and Flags are encouraged. To honor all victims of wars, civilians, and resistors. White poppy wreaths will be left at each site. Taps will be blown by fellow Veteran and Sapper, Watermelon Slim.

For more information about the march, about Veteran’s encampments in DC on 11/9 - 11/11, and a Peace Congress on 11/10 see https://ips-dc.org/events/peace-congress-end-u-s-wars-at-home-and-abroad/

Monday, November 12 -- Women’s Club meeting.

7:00 pm, Community Center, Cheverly


Saturday, November 17 --  Conference Organized by Prevent Nuclear War-Maryland: Two Minutes to Midnight:  What We Can Do to Prevent Nuclear War

Full program with speakers and registration: https://www.preventnuclearwarmd.org/

10:00 am -- 4:00 pm, Goucher College, Kelley Auditorium, Dulvaney Valley Road, Towson

Monday, November 19 -- Save the Date: 60th Birthday Bash and Farewell Celebration for Rushern L. Baker III,  County Executive, Prince George’s County. Proceeds will benefit the Christa Beverly Foundation, a foundation supporting Alzheimers organizations and other community non-profits.  More information to follow. If you are interested in sponsoring the event, please call Stephanie at 410-727-0501. 6:30 pm, Camelot, 13901 Central Avenue, Upper Marlboro

Monday, December 10 -- Women’s Club meeting.

7:00 pm, Community Center, Cheverly

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The next Progressive Cheverly Bulletin will be posted on Wednesday, November 14. Please submit all notices and announcements no later than noon on Monday, November 12.  Contact Kurt Stand at klstand2002@gmail.com

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