Show Me Democracy: Panel and Discussion
August 18, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm 129 Woods Mill Rd, Manchester, MO 63011, USA
Join us as we host filmmaker Dan Parris and a panel of Ferguson residents and organizers as we learn how the events in Ferguson changed students and residents alike. We will also have a chance to listen to residents share what has and hasn't changed in Ferguson over the last 5 years.
WE CAN #Black Lives Matter Vigil
August 24, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm 15829 Fountain Plaza Dr, Ellisville, MO 63011, USA
West County Community Action Network (WE CAN) does a #Black Lives Matter Vigil every Saturday, the location changes depending what Saturday of the month it is. Clayton Rd. and Clarkson Rd. (NE Corner) 4th Saturday of every month at this location
WE CAN Policing Team
August 28, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm St. Louis Bread Company, Plaza Frontenac, South Lindbergh Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, United States
West County Community Action Network's (WE CAN) Policing Team, co-led by Jim M. & Jack S., will meet the 4th Wednesday of each month at 5:30pm at the St. Louis Bread Company at Plaza Frontenac. All are encouraged to come who have an interest in addressing systemic racism in our municipal police departments.
Pursing Racial Justice Committee Meeting
September 1, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Christ Church Cathedral, Locust Street, St. Louis, MO, United States (Davis Room)
Formed after the shooting of Michael Brown, the Pursuing Racial Justice committee is the largest of Christ Church Cathedral’s lay committees. As a mixed group of ages, races, and backgrounds, we are dedicated to addressing the question, “How can we be an inclusive and justice-oriented church?”
Some of our activities have included lobbying at the Missouri State Capitol, becoming a vendor for the St. Louis American, and starting a Witnessing Whiteness discussion group in conjunction with the YWCA.
The Pursing Racial Justice Committee is open to all, and meets after the 10:00 AM service on the first Sunday of every month in the Davis Room.
Race for Reconciliation
September 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am Tower Grove Park, 4256 Magnolia Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA
Details to come.
WE CAN STL #Black Lives Matter Vigil
September 7, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm 17300 Chesterfield Airport Rd, Chesterfield, MO 63005, USA
West County Community Action Network (WE CAN) does a #Black Lives Matter Vigil every Saturday, the location changes depending what Saturday of the month it is. Boone's Crossing and Chesterfield Airport Road (SW Corner) 1st Saturday of every month at this location
Racial Justice Book Club
September 12, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm THE HEIGHTS, 8001 Dale Ave, St. Louis, MO 63117, USA
Every other month, a high quality, carefully vetted book focusing on racial justice issues will be selected for participants to read and discuss.
The selection for April 2017 is The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
Women's Voices Raised for Social Justice Monthly Program
September 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm THE HEIGHTS, 8001 Dale Ave, St. Louis, MO 63117, USA
Their programs are free and open to the public. Come at 6:30 pm for coffee and conversation. Programs begin at 7 pm.
WE CAN #Black Lives Matter Vigil
September 14, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Manchester & 141 (under the bridge)
West County Community Action Network (WE CAN) does a #Black Lives Matter Vigil every Saturday, the location changes depending what Saturday of the month it is. Manchester Rd. and 141 (Under the bridge, south side) 2nd Saturday of every month at this location