Calendar

NOTE: Listing in the Calendar does not necessarily imply VWC sponsorship of the event

"Let Justice Roll Down" Concert & Sing-along

Location

Guilford Community Church
38 Church Road
Guildford , VT
Vermont
March 31, 2017 - 7:30pm

A concert featuring Lea Gilmore (blues, jazz, gospel singer & activist), and Annie Patterson & Peter Blood (creators of Rise Up Singing and Rise Again songbooks), with the Guilford Church Choir and House Blend Chorus, to benefit Black Lives Matter-VT and the Root Social Justice Center.

Suggested donation: $20 adult; $5 under 18. No one turned away for financial reasons.

Advance tickets & information: www.riseupandsing.org/events

Windsor and Windham Solidarity School 2017

Location

Location TBA Brattleboro , VT
Vermont
April 1, 2017 (All day) to April 2, 2017 (All day)

9am - 5pm both days

The Vermont Workers’ Center – Jobs With Justice (VWC) offers a two-day popular education program, Solidarity School as frequently as possible, with the purpose of providing a baseline common framework, analysis, and skill set for building our movement. The program is designed for members of the Workers' Center, union members, and members of partner organizations, but has application in a wide range of grassroots and community organizing. Over the last eight years, over three hundred union and community leaders have graduated from this program.

Burlington Solidarity School 2017

Location

Vermont Workers' Center
294 N Winooski Avenue
Burlington , VT
Vermont
April 8, 2017 (All day) to April 9, 2017 (All day)

9am - 5pm both days

The Vermont Workers’ Center – Jobs With Justice (VWC) offers a two-day popular education program, Solidarity School as frequently as possible, with the purpose of providing a baseline common framework, analysis, and skill set for building our movement. The program is designed for members of the Workers' Center, union members, and members of partner organizations, but has application in a wide range of grassroots and community organizing. Over the last eight years, over three hundred union and community leaders have graduated from this program. 

Worker Co-op Seminar

Location

Vermont Community Access Media
208 Flynn Avenue
Burlington , VT
Vermont
May 3, 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

This seminar will offer an introduction to the worker co-op model and an overview of the steps and process of a sale to the employees. It will also feature a live story from Deirdre Kelley of the Brattleboro Holistic Health Center, which made the transition to a worker co-op in 2011. The seminar is free, but seats are limited, so please register as soon as possible to reserve your place!