July 11, 2006
In attendance: Judy, Terri,
Emma, Anwar, Ralph, Anwar, Gloria, Lu, Mohammed, Rob, Mike (Chair).
Update on APJC meeting.
- A planning committee will need to organize meetings.
- Sept. 21, Int’l Day of Peace. A planning committee will have more
info on this soon.
Planning Committee Representative. Mike self-nominated and was elected to
represent the APJ.
at market. We now have about two cases of coffee to sell. Gloria has pottery that has been donated by the
Pottery Center for our benefit. Gloria will write a thank you note to the
Pottery Center for their generous donation. [334-319-1351 cell (Gloria)].
Terri has materials to make
cloth grocery bags. She will also look up www.bringyourbag.com to see about
getting bags professionally made.
banner. Thank you Lu for a
support at Fort Benning. Lt. Watada is being court martialed for
conscientious objection to the war. This will probably occur in
APJ mailbox. We are keeping the post box at a cost of $40 per year. The
box number is 2654. Lu will
check the box once a month.
No PO Box address will go on the bumpersticker. Jim can submit our order at his earliest
on and official endorsement of “Living the Dream: A March to Redeem the
Soul of America”, Nov. 12-19. A committee has formed for this event. A
non-violence training course is scheduled before the march. The march is
from Montgomery to Columbus, connecting with the Selma to Montgomery
march. In mid-August there will be a decision as to whether or not this
march will go forward. The march connects with the SOA Watch in Columbus.
APJ has unanimously voted to endorse this march.
tri-fold brochure. Mohammed and Javed have provided a tri-fold template.
Mohammed will update the
brochure. Email the listserv any events that you would like to be
included in this brochure. Deadline: July 20. Also, Emma will come up with an APJ logo. Email emma
with ideas for logos. Mohammed will send a pdf to the listserv.
on Levin’s presenting Sept. 11. There is no new info on this yet.
Newsletter. We have permission to use parts of the Peace and National Priorities
Center newsletter. We could have a small newsletter to distribute around
the campus, Dayspring, etc. We should consider this for the future.
- Rob will help with the website. Mike will send him the username and password.
- Nonviolence Education Seminar, Selma July 15-17–Register by July
- Nov. 17-19 is the SOA watch.
- Sept. 21, Int’l Day of Peace.
- Kroger has cloth grocery bags for 99 cents. www.bringyourbag.com We may be
able to use the supplier to design our own bags!
(30 min) “Soldiers Speak Out” DVD.
- Can we put APJ on our checking account?
- Possible future film to show “Sir! No Sir!”