Melbourne Peace Events Coming Up

7am Sun 20th March – 10am Mon 21st March (Melb times)
Afghan New Year
Global Day of Listening
(Time for Australians to talk is 12midday Sun )
International Phone Link up
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Monday 21st March, 5-7pm (+8-9.30pm)
Solidarity Vigil with Afghanistan Action
On the 21st March, the Afghan Youth Peace Volunteers, with international supporters, will be planting trees and holding a candlelight vigil in Kabul, Afghanistan.  They have asked people around the world to also hold vigils in support.
Venue: outside St Paul’s Cathedral, Cnr Flinders and Swanston Sts
Please bring your own candles

After this public vigil, people are invited to come to Coburg to continue the vigil into evening, to hear about Jessica’s recent trip to Afghanistan and link with the international delegation in Afghanistan (8-9.30pm).
Contact: Jessica 0431 519 577
For more about Afghanistan vigil:

Sunday 17 April, 12.30-1.30pm
Palm Sunday Silent Vigil for Peace
State Library
Please bring any banners for a silent vigil then walk down to Peace Forum
Contact: Jessica 0431 519 577

Sunday 17 April, 2-4pm
Palm Sunday Peace Forum
Wesley Uniting Church, Lonsdale St, City
Speakers: Mariko Ishii (Peace Boat); Bill Williams (Medical Association for Prevention of War);
Jessica Morrison (recent visitor to Afghanistan and Palestine);
Michael Hamel-Green (Nuclear Disarmament academic)
Contact: Kaz 0413 849 984

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