In a week, Hands Off Appalachia is coming to Connecticut to confront UBS, a top funder of mountaintop removal coal mining, at their North American headquarters! Join us for a whole week of intensive trainings and action prep, or come to the Saturday training in preparation for a public demonstration on Sunday 11/24 in Stamford!
The Hands Off Appalachia! Fall Action Camp [November 19-25] will include intensive Non-Violent Direct Action trainings, a special Art in Activism track, affinity group trust building, a Resistance in Appalachia workshop, and so much more!
The camp is located at the beautiful Voluntown Peace Trust, an educational, resource, and support center dedicated to social change and sustainable living in Voluntown, CT. We will be staying in a heated lodge with plenty of beds and hold trainings at the A.J. Muste Center on the property. Food is included in the registration cost.
Can’t make it to the whole week? Join us Friday evening 11/22 at 8pm at the Peace Trust and spend Saturday with us for an intensive Non-Violent Direct Action Trainings, media and messaging workshops, affinity group trust building, and so much more! On Sunday morning, we will carpool to Stamford for a huge public demonstration against UBS’ funding of mountaintop removal.
Closer to Bridgeport? Join us Saturday 11/23 from 9am-5pm at the Bridgeport Free Skool Office located at 993 Main Street. Then meet us in Stamford on Sunday for the huge public rally!
It’s not too late to join us!
Find more information here. And register here!