Archived Community Events

2006 20 Nov
3:30pm

Int'l Protest against Mexican Human Rights Abuses in Oaxaca

The recently formed Oaxaca Solidarity Ottawa invites you to a rally - Monday, November 20th, 4:30pm Outside the Mexican Embassy: World Exchange Plaza, Metcalfe entrance

2006 19 Nov
6:00pm

War and Resistance , talk by British MP George Galloway

Public Lecture by British Member of Parliament George Galloway WHERE: Place: Alumni Theatre, Carleton University , Ottawa , Ontario, Canada WHEN: Date and time: Sunday, November 19, 2006, at 7:00PM. Ample free parking available. George Galloway is a Member of Parliament in the British House of Commons and a leading figure in the international anti-war movement. A well renowned speaker and orator, Galloway has campaigned around the world for an end to the occupations of Iraq and Palestine .

2006 18 Nov
9:00am - 3:00pm

Ottawa Fair Trade Network second annual Christmas fair

Saturday, November 18, 2006
10 am to 4 pm
St. Matthew’s Church Hall, 217 First Avenue
(a few steps west of Bank Street)

Join fair traders and supporters at our 2nd annual Fair Trade Christmas Fair,
The Ottawa Fair Trade Network is hosting its second annual Christmas
fair in the Glebe, at St Matthew’s Church on November 18, 2006.

More Fair Trade vendors and guests are offering a wide selection of products
and hundreds of gift ideas for your Christmas shopping. Fair Trade is mutual
respect, not exploitation. It ensures producers in developing countries are
paid a living wage for their work so they can live in dignity.

2006 15 Nov
6:00pm

Octopus Book Launch - Ignatieff's World: A Liberal Leader for the 21st Century?

Octopus Books and James Lorimer Publishing invite you to the launch of
Ignatieff's World: A liberal Leader for the 21st Century
with author Dennis Smith

Wednesday November 15th, 7:00pm
Octopus Books
116 Third Ave
613-233-2589

2006 13 Nov
6:00pm

Greenpeace Meet-Up in Ottawa

Please email Angela to let her know if you're interested in showing up for either event! Greenpeace Meet-Up in Ottawa Date: Monday November 13th at 7:00pm Location: Arts Court, 2 Daly Ave (corner of Nelson, beside the Rideau Centre)

2006 11 Nov
12:00pm

Close Guantanamo North - Abolish Security Certificates

**************************************************************************** CLOSE GUANTANAMO NORTH - ABOLISH SECURITY CERTIFICATES ****************************************************************************

2006 10 Nov
1:52pm

Resisting War: Solidarity Across Movements: 2006 Convention of the Canadian Peace Alliance

2006 Convention of the Canadian Peace Alliance

2006 10 Nov
8:00am

FREEDOM OF REPRESSION? A PUBLIC DISCUSSION OF RIGHTS OF SPEECH AND ASSOCIATION

FREEDOM OF REPRESSION? A PUBLIC DISCUSSION OF RIGHTS OF SPEECH AND ASSOCIATION FOR DIVERSE COMMUNITIES IN CANADA AFTER 9/11 Friday November 10, 2006 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., (registration starts at 8:30 a.m.)

2006 04 Nov
12:00pm

Day of Climate Action @ Parliament Hill

Nov 4th Day of Climate Action
1PM Protest @ Parliament Hill.

Organized by the Canadian Youth Climate Coalition - Ottawa

For more information and poster/flyer:
http://actfortheearth.org/climatechaos

2006 28 Oct
12:00am

Canadian Troops Out of Afghanistan

Call for action on October 28, 2006End Canada's occupation of Afghanistan

2006 27 Oct
7:30pm

A Solidarity Event with Irma Gonzalez: Daughter of Cuban 5 Prisoner René Gonzalez

A Solidarity Event with Irma Gonzolez
Daughter of Cuban 5 Prisoner René Gonzalez
Free the Cuban 5 Prisones held in US Jails.

Irma will be in Ottawa on Friday, October 27
An evening of dialogue, music and refreshments

2006 26 Oct
5:30pm

SalvAide's 9th Annual Fundraising Dinner and Auction

Shopping, dancing, eating, and doing good: what more could you ask for in
a night out?
SalvAide's 9th Annual Fundraising Dinner and Auction
Thursday, October 26th, 2006

Viewing and Cocktails: 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Dinner: 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Live & Silent Auctions from 8:00pm

2006 23 Oct
7:30pm

Confronting a World of Free Markets, Inequality and Body Bags: Socialist Politics in an Imperial Age

with special guests Leo Panitch & Sam GindinMonday October 23rd

2006 20 Oct
5:30pm

WIAM One World Film Festival - Fri, Oct 20th - Reconciliation: A Long Walk Home

Please distribute widely to your friends, contacts and network. Many thanks in advance

2006 19 Oct
11:30am

JOIN the RALLY for FEDERAL HOMELESSNESS FUNDING

Only 170 days left before the end of federal homelessness funding,
including the Supportive Community Partnership Initiative (SCPI)
program, a disaster for many who are homeless or at risk of it and

2006 18 Oct
5:30pm

WIAM One World Film Festival - Wed, Oct 18th - New World Disorder

Please distribute widely to your friends, contacts and network. Many thanks in advance

2006 18 Oct
12:00pm

Join the RALLY against CLIMATE CHANGE!

Tell the government we think their response to
the climate crisis is wholly inadequate - we need
action NOW not more legislation and time wasting!

Wednesday, October 18th, 12:00pm
Parliament Hill, Ottawa

2006 16 Oct
6:00pm

BOLIVIA RISING: A Meeting of Bolivian and Canadian Social Movement Organizations

Join us for a social evening to welcome six Bolivian union and social movement delegates on their tour of Canada:Basilia Catari - Organizing Secretary, Bolivian Domestic Workers' Union

2006 14 Oct
1:00pm - 9:00pm

Conference: War, Occupation and Global Resistance

IS Carleton is hosting a one-day conference on Oct.14entitled War, Occupation and Global Resistance with an

2006 13 Oct
5:30pm

WIAM One World Film Festival - Fri, Oct 13th - Community Voices and Rhythms

Please distribute widely to your friends, contacts and network. Many thanks in advance

2006 12 Oct
8:30pm

SPHR video showing: Avenge But One of My Two Eyes

Avenge But One of My Two Eyes < Cannes Documentary Film Selection 2005 >

2006 12 Oct
7:00pm

Octopus Book Launch - Into The Hurricane: Attacking Socialism and the CCF (with author John Boyko)

Octopus Books & Gordon Shillingford Publishing invite you to the launch of:

2006 12 Oct
6:00pm

Alert to Anti-war High School Students: Organizing Meeting for October 28 Action

Calling All Students Against the War in Afghanistan!

2006 11 Oct
5:30pm

WIAM One World Film Festival - Wed, Oct 11th - Clash of Convictions

Please distribute widely to your friends, contacts and network. Many thanks in advance

2006 28 Sep
6:30pm

Take Back The Night March 2006

Presented by Women's Events Network

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