Quarterly Program Meeting
Sep
10
10:00 AM10:00

Quarterly Program Meeting

  • Northwest African American Museum (map)
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PRESENTING LOCAL ACTIVISTS FOR GUN SAFETY

MARCH FOR OUR LIVES STUDENT LEADERS Nara Kim, Thomas Kohnlein, and Ayana Muwwakklil who became activists after the Parkland tragedy

SEATTLE COUNCILMEMBER M. LORENA GONZÁLEZ who advocates for gun safety as chair of the committee for Gender Equity, Safe Communities, New Americans & Education

Hear about GAGV 2019 achievements and a review of gun safety legislative successes. Learn how you can be more involved in our efforts, such as Lobby Day participation, rallies, contacting legislators, rapid response, etc.

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Soul Box Project Exhibit
Jul
29
to Aug 8

Soul Box Project Exhibit

  • School of Visual Concepts (map)
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See 3,000 Soul Boxes in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood. Through August 8

10 am – 7 pm Monday - Thursday 

10 am – 4 pm Fridays

10 am – 1 pm Saturdays 

School of Visual Concepts

2300 7th Ave., Seattle, WA

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Jul
23
6:30 PM18:30

Movie Night & Social - North Seattle Moms Demand Action

Featuring the film Charm City – ‘a candid portrait of citizens, police, community advocates and government officials on the frontlines during three years of unparalleled, escalating violence in Baltimore” All GVP Groups are invited for a 6:30-7:00 social/7:00 movie followed by discussion.

More details to come, STAY TUNED!

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Fold Soul Boxes with GAGV
Jul
17
1:00 PM13:00

Fold Soul Boxes with GAGV

  • Montlake Branch - Seattle Public Library (map)
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Join Grandmothers Against Gun Violence (GAGV) for a Soul Box folding session to commemorate victims of gun violence. GAGV members are invited to this crafting session to learn how to make Soul Boxes for The Soul Box Project. Please join us to make a few Boxes and learn about this national nonpartisan art project to honor victims and heighten awareness of the nation’s gunfire epidemic. The Project has collected over 51,000 Soul Boxes and is on its way to collecting 200,000 to display in 2020 and beyond. Free. All materials provided. If you have 8.5" square paper or other art supplies, you are welcome to bring them. All welcome. Drop in any time during 1 - 3pm. Please come and bring a friend!

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2019 Wear Orange Day
Jun
9
10:00 AM10:00

2019 Wear Orange Day

Join us for this event to honor those affected by gun violence. We will share our dedication to saving lives, reducing gun violence, enhancing public safety, and advancing a culture of responsible gun ownership in our communities. We will rally near the Urban Peace Circle sculpture in Sam Smith Park at 10am and then walk across the I-90 bridge to Aubrey Davis Park on Mercer Island.. There will be volunteer opportunities for GAGV members, day of the event. For more information about this event and similar events taking place in the Seattle area during Wear Orange weekend please visit, https://act.everytown.org/event/wear-orange-2019/search/

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