Calendar of Events


Boston: Cuba Revolution 60th Anniversary Celebration Monday, July 29

Posted by on Jul 13, 2019 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

The July 26th Coalition, july26.org, presents   The Cuba Revolution Day 60th Anniversary Celebration Monday, July 29th, 6:30-9:00 Fenway Community Center 1282 Boylston St. at Jersey St., a block south of Fenway Park, handicap accessible   Nalda Vigezzi and Wally Sillanpoa at recent July26th Coalition meeting; Mavis Anderson; Jessica Borges.   Program Introduction by Margaret Witham   “On the Meaning of July 26th” Nalda Vigezzi, July 26th Coalition and co-chair, National Network on Cuba, nnoc.info   “Living and Working...

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SATURDAY, JULY 27 IN NEW YORK, ANNUAL CELEBRATION of Cuban revolution

Posted by on Jul 12, 2019 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Dear Cuba Solidarity Activists and All Friends of Cuba: Please join with the New York-New Jersey Cuba Si Coalition on Saturday, July 27 for our annual celebration of the July 26, 1953 assault on the Moncada Barracks that was the spark that led to the triumph of the Cuban Revolution 60 years ago. This year’s event will be a Celebration with friends, family, and comrades-in-the-struggle with lots of food, drink, and the great music of BombaYo, but also a chance to learn about and protest the latest and deepening US attacks and sanctions against...

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NNOC Fall Meeting: Save the Date 10/18/19-10/22/19

Posted by on Jun 11, 2019 in Calendar of Events, Latest News, Work Within Membership | 0 comments

As discussed in our members conference call of June, 2019, the Fall, 2019 meeting of the National Network On Cuba will take place in Washington, DC during the weekend of October 18, 2019. We anticipate a Friday evening reception on October 18 with the business meeting to follow on Saturday and Sunday, October 19 and 20.  We are also planning 2 additional days of Congressional visits and advocacy on Monday and Tuesday October 21 and 22 for those interested in meeting with elected representative and staff. We will send more information as the...

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NNOC/ICAP Meeting in Havana Monday, April 29, 2019 3:30 PM

Posted by on Apr 15, 2019 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

NNOC/ICAP Meeting in Havana Monday April 29, 2019, 3:30PM The U.S. division of ICAP has planned a special afternoon meeting for those of us traveling to Cuba for May Day including participants in the May Day Brigade. National Network On Cuba members and friends in the U.S. solidarity community are especially invited. The meeting will take place in Havana on Monday, April 29, 2019 at 3:30 PM at Casa de la Amistad,  Calle Paseo, No. 406, entre 17 y 19, Vedado. We hope that many of you will be able to travel to Cuba and participate in this and...

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Chicago 4/7/19: Cuba today, race and identity 60 years after the revolution

Posted by on Apr 4, 2019 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Please join the Chicago Cuba Coalition on Sunday April 7th, when we welcome and sponsor a discussion with two of Cuba’s foremost scholars on the issues of race and identity in Cuba and politics of Cuba today.  Tomas Robaina and Gisela Arandia will participate in the Chicago SNCC history project, The global sixties; social movements for civil rights, decolonization and human rights, April 4-7th. (Refer to snccchicago.org website for more information) The CCC is honored to host a discussion, following the SNCC conference, at the SEIU...

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FMC-led CUBAN DELEGATION IN NEW YORK, SATURDAY, MARCH 16:

Posted by on Mar 8, 2019 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

  Hear Leaders of the Cuban Women’s Federation! The NY-NJ Cuba Si Coalition invites you to hear: • Teresa Amarelle, FMC general secretary, member of Cuba’s Council of State, deputy in National Assembly of People’s Power. • Yanira Kúper, FMC international relations director. • Alicia Campos, Women’s International Democratic Federation, coordinator for Latin America. • Gretel Marante, FMC national office. CUBA SPEAKS FOR ITSELF Today the Donald Trump White House has stepped up its bellicose threats against Cuba, including US restrictions...

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Minnesota Cuba Committee Film Festival Continues 2/28/19

Posted by on Feb 26, 2019 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Los Buenos Demonios (“The Good Demons”) 7:00 pm, Thursday, February 28 St. Anthony Main Theatre 115 SE Main Street, Minneapolis This darkly ironic offering from long-time Cuban director Gerardo Chijona probes “the world of values and ethics of three generations of Cubans where no one is judged.” Taxi driver Tito, with the face of an angel, leads a double life, unsuspected by those who benefit from his misdeeds. Film festival continues each Thursday through March 28 Poster with list of sponsors Facebook event page,...

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Upcoming anti-war, anti-NATO and anti-foreign military bases activities in Washington, DC March 30 to April 7th, 2019

Posted by on Feb 26, 2019 in Calendar of Events, Latest News, Opposing the U.S. embargo and travel ban, Respecting Cuban Sovereignty | 0 comments

Dear National Network On Cuba Members, Friends and Member Organizations; Greetings of Solidarity and Struggle: As Cuba solidarity activists, the struggle for peace. environmental protection and the elimination of foreign military bases is a crucial component to of our solidarity work. It becomes even more significant when we understand that in 1903, the U.S. flag was raised over a 117.6 square km to the east of Guantanamo Bay. This United States occupation of Cuba and presence on Cuban soil was the first and set the precedence and model for...

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Chicago: In celebration International Women’s Day, film showing Mar 10.

Posted by on Feb 25, 2019 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

In celebration of International Women’s Day, you are invited to a screening of the documentary film, With Our Memory on the Future, produced by the Federation of Cuban Women.   Velma Espin; founder of Federation of Cuban Women Women volunteers were backbone of the 1961 literacy campaign. Date:  Sunday March 10, 2019 Time: 4 PM movie screening, presentation and discussion to follow movie Place:   2229 S Halsted St, Chicago. (parking available in the back) With Our Memory on the Future This documentary was produced in 2005 by the...

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MN Film Festival Opens Thursday, 2/21/19

Posted by on Feb 19, 2019 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Film Festival opening: The Forbidden Shore 7:00 pm, Thursday, February 21 St. Anthony Main Theatre 115 SE Main Street, Minneapolis “The amazing diversity of contemporary Cuban music is gorgeously explored in Ron Chapman’s third documentary feature. . . . With this ambitious new film, Chapman captures the full gamut of what’s happening now in Cuba, both the most exciting artists and the distinct musical scenes they move in, from classic son and salsa, to trova, nueva trova, reggaton, rock, jazz, metal, rap, electronic, classical, choral,...

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