Calendar of Events


Witness for Peace: New England tour of Cuban popular educator Marcel Lueiro Reyes

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Witness for Peace invites you to join Cuban popular educator and poet Marcel Lueiro Reyes from the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Center as he tours in New England. Marcel is a specialist in the fields of popular communication, culture and the arts in Cuba. Many of his poetry collections have been published and some have even won national literary prizes. Marcel’s presentation “Grassroots Solidarity in the Age of Hostility: Building an Alternative US-Cuba Relationship” will focus on community-based experiences in the...

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Boston, MA Week-Long Festival for Cuban Novelist Leonardo Padura October 10-17

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Week-Long Festival for Cuban Novelist Leonardo Padura October 10-17 Boston MA Celebrated Cuban novelist Leonardo Padura is coming to Boston for a week-long festival of special events October 10-17 including readings, film showings, and public conversations designed to inform his achievements in contemporary Cuban culture. Events begin with a reading and book signing at the Brookline Public Library at Coolidge Corner Library on Tuesday, October 10 and conclude with a joint July26 Coalition program with Witness for Peace’s tour of Cuban poet...

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Wisconsin Coalition to Normalize Relations with Cuba Events and Hurricane Relief

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Upcoming Events 2017 Milwaukee Film Festival • “Esteban” on 09/30 & 10/12/2017 “Esteban” from Cuba, showing at Milwaukee Film Festival Our Coalition is a Community Partner with the Milwaukee Film Festival for the showing of  the inspiring Cuban film “ESTEBAN,”  with music composed by and interpreted by Chuchu Valdes.   It won the “Audience Choice Award” at the 2017 Chicago Latin Film Festival.  Two showings: Sept. 30, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at the Avalon Theater, 2473 South Kinnickinnic Avenue, and Oct. 12,...

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BERKELEY CA, October 8, Fundraiser for Cuba Hurricane Relief

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Uncategorized | 0 comments

International Committee  for Peace, Justice and Dignity Sunday October 8, 3PM, Berkeley Fundraiser for Cuba Hurricane Relief Photos: Bill Hackwell Join us for an afternoon of Solidarity with Revolutionary Cuba at this Critical Time Irma is the largest hurricane  ever to hit Cuba. The government and their mass organizations are still assessing the damage, but we know it will be great. While socialist Cuba is pulling together as a society the cruel and inhumane blockade is making it nearly impossible for them to get much needed funds. Many...

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WEBSITE UPDATE FOR FALL UN ACTIONS

Posted by on Sep 18, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Opposing the U.S. embargo and travel ban, Respecting Cuban Sovereignty | 0 comments

Dear Cuba Solidarity Activists; Below is the updated website for the UN Cuba Vote-related protest actions to bring down the US blockade. http://www.us-cubanormalization.org/viva-cuba/

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#FreedomToTravel Rally at JFK Airport, T4 Arrivals Friday August 4, 7-10pm

Posted by on Jul 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Opposing the U.S. embargo and travel ban | 0 comments

#FreedomToTravel Rally at JFK Airport, T4 Arrivals Friday August 4, 7-10pm Cuba is the only country on earth that US citizens can’ttravelto freely. The Obama administration made travelto Cuba easier, but President Trump has announced restrictions soon will be tightened again. This July, forthe 48th time, a group of US citizens is challenging these restrictions as a violation ofthe rightto travel freely. Join the Venceremos Brigade on August 4 to demand #FreedomToTravel No more self-directed people-to-people educational exchange...

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Boston: July 26 Cuba Today – a long term visitor’s perspective

Posted by on Jul 25, 2017 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

On Wednesday, July 26, Cuba’s Revolution Day holiday, the Boston area July 26th Coalition is sponsoring a program on community development in Cuba and U.S.-Cuba relations featuring Brookline’s Lee Schlenker. Lee Schlenker, who has been living in Cuba working with Witness for Peace for the past year, is a graduate in Latin American Urban Studies at Middlebury College, is a dynamic, bilingual researcher, community organizer and international solidarity activist currently based in Havana as an International Team member with Witness for Peace. He...

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NYC: SAT. JULY 29 6:00 PM Annual July 26 Celebration

Posted by on Jul 25, 2017 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

NEW YORK – NEW JERSEY ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF THE MONCADA ATTACK THE EVENT THAT LAUNCHED THE CUBAN REVOLUTION DINNER – RECEPTION 6:00 PM PROGRAM 7:00 PM REPRESENTATIVES FROM CUBA, VENEZUELA MUSICIAN JUDY GORMAN DJ VERSETI LOCATION NYSNA 131 WEST 33RD STREET, 2ND FLOOR (BETWEEN 6TH AND 7TH AVENUES IN MANHATTAN, TWO BLOCKS FROM PENN STATION) SUGGESTED DONATION: $10, NO ONE TURNED AWAY FOR LACK OF FUNDS SPONSORED BY: CUBA SI, JULY 26 COALITION, CASA DE LAS...

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NNOC Fall Meeting October 21-22, 2017 Seattle WA

Posted by on Jul 18, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Latest News, Work Within Membership | 0 comments

NNOC Fall Meeting and Conference October 21-22, 2017 Seattle WA Dear National Network On Cuba Member Organizations and Friends, The NNOC co-chairs are starting to plan for our annual meeting and conference for the Fall of 2017.  We will meet in Seattle, WA on October 21 and 22, 2017. We have assurances from our sister organization, ICAP, that they will participate in the Fall activities and also will travel to other areas of the United States. We are working with Seattle to ensure a lively, interesting, and productive meeting. Please save the...

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Gail Walker on Tavis Smiley Show , Tuesday 7/11/17

Posted by on Jul 9, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Latest News, Respecting Cuban Sovereignty, Supporting Normalized Relations | 0 comments

Gail Walker on Tavis Smiley Show , Tuesday 7/11/17 Gail Walker, IFCO Executive Director, Appearing on Tavis Smiley show Tuesday, July 11 Gail Walker, IFCO Executive Director will be a guest on the Tavis Smiley Show, talking about Cuba and our Pastors for Peace program. Be sure to tune in. Check your local listings for information about when the show airs in your area. It is scheduled to be broadcast on Tuesday, July 11th.   About the Show TAVIS SMILEY show airs weeknights on PBS. Get local listings and watch past episodes. Though...

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