Coverage of the August 8th vigil in the Livingston County News

Dear GVCP member, Even though they couldn’t send a reporter, the Livingston County News has an excellent article about our August 8th Hiroshima/Nagasaki vigil.  It’s on page A6 of the August 24th issue of LCN. If you don’t live close enough to buy the newspaper, you can see the coverage on line: <http://www.thelcn.com/lcn01/citizens-for-peace-host-annual-anti-nuke-vigil-20170817> The one… Continue Reading

[GVCP] *Meeting SUNDAY August 20th*

Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace Founded 1972  “Human Race Not Arms Race” PO Box 363  Geneseo, NY 14454 <www.gvcp.org>  585-624-3673 August 9, 2017 Dear GVCP Member: The next regular GVCP Meeting is Sunday, August 20th, 1:00 PM (Lunch), 1:30 PM (Meeting) at Mae’s (formerly Omega) Restaurant, 4182 Lakeville Road, Geneseo. Save the date: International Day… Continue Reading

[GVCP] C27 Geneseo 8/23 vigil/rally DETAILS

Dear GVCP Member, I’m happy to pass along information about this rally, called for by INDIVISIBLE/C27. All of the information about the rally is intact.  I deleted some partisan political information. Peace, Arnie Matlin for GVCP —— Forwarded Message From: Jill Gruber <jillian5757@yahoo.com> Date: Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:47:24 -0400 To: Jill Gruber <jillian5757@yahoo.com> Subject:… Continue Reading

[GVCP] H/N vigil on August 8th

[GVCP] H/N vigil on August 8th

Dear GVCP Member, Here’s a photo by Judi Salzburg Taylor or Antonia Taylor that captures both the excitement and the solemnity of our 42nd consecutive Annual Hiroshima/Nagasaki Vigil.  Many people said it was the best vigil ever.  Certainly, the weather was perfect, but, more important, the number of peace activists was about 55, which is… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Newsletter 08-09-17

Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace Founded 1972  “Human Race Not Arms Race” PO Box 363  Geneseo, NY 14454 <www.gvcp.org>  585-624-3673 August 9, 2017 Dear GVCP Member: The next regular GVCP Meeting is Sunday, August 20th, 1:00 PM (Lunch), 1:30 PM (Meeting) at Mae’s (formerly Omega) Restaurant, 4182 Lakeville Road Geneseo. Save the date: International Day… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Thank Senator Gillibrand!

Dear GVCP Member, The letter below is from our Genesee Valley Peacemaker Kate Alexander.  Senator Gillibrand no longer is co-sponsoring the truly terrible Israel Anti-Boycott Act.  No matter what your thoughts are about Israel, boycotting—or calling for a boycott—of Israel should not be a crime.  Everyone has a right to boycott.  As Kate said, it’s… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Western NY Mini Peace Camp

Western New York Mini Peace Camp Where: Greece Baptist Church – 1230 Long Pond Rd., Rochester, NY 14626 When: Friday 9/8 (Registration 5-6:00 PM) until Saturday 9/9 (approx. 4:00 PM) What: Inspirational music, plus featured speakers: Dr. Marvin McMickle, President of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School (Fri 7:00 PM) LeDayne McLeese Polaski, Executive Director of… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Link to Sign Nuclear Ban Treaty Online

Hi GVCP members! At our upcoming Hiroshima/Nagasaki Vigil on Tuesday, August 8, you will have the opportunity to sign a petition urging our leaders to ban nuclear weapons. If you would like to learn more about this petition and/or sign the petition online, please use the link below. https://www.change.org/p/join-the-hibakusha-appeal-for-a-nuclear-ban-treaty Yours in Peace,Suzanne Blackburn Hope to… Continue Reading