New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

Workshop on Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning

Date

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:00pm

Location

Beacon Hill Friends House
6 Chestnut St
Boston , MA
Massachusetts

About

In this participatory workshop led by internationally known trainer George Lakey, participants will engage in a lively exploration of how to use direct action campaigns to build power toward a movement of movements.

Workshop participants who have read How We Win: A Guide to Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning will get the most out of the workshop, but it is by no means a prerequisite. Copies of the book will be available for sale and can be ordered at https://www.mhpbooks.com/books/how-we-win/ .

Bring a bag lunch and eat in community together at 12:30 p.m., or arrive by 1 p.m. for the workshop.

This event is cosponsored by Beacon Hill Friends House and the Boston Democratic Socialists of America.

Admission is on a sliding scale. Recommended range $10-$30; all donations gratefully accepted. Scholarships are available: please email [email protected]. Advance registration is required.

Advance registration is required. Please click here to register on Eventbrite.

Contact Information

Contact: 
Emily Savin
617-227-9118

New England Yearly Meeting of Friends

901 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA 01602

(508) 754-6760 - [email protected]