Screening of 13th Thursday, May 10, 6-9 pm
, at Vermont Commons School, South Burlington. Film screening followed by a panel with representatives from Black Lives Matter Greater Burlington, Peace & Justice Center, Vermont Commons School staff, and more.FREE
Saturday, May 12, 9:30-4:30 at St. Joseph School, Burlington. Keynote by Beata Tsosie-Peña of Tewa Women United.
Cocoa Campaign Sunday, May 13, 3pm
, PJC. This event focuses on issues in the cocoa industry. Arrive at 2:30
for New Volunteer Orientation. FREE
Wednesday, May 16, 12-1pm, PJC. Ongoing monthly drop-in group specifically for white people. FREE
Thursday, May 17, 6:30-7:30pm, PJC. An evening of bonding and discussion around being a person of color in Vermont. Open to all people of color. FREE.
Saturday, May 19, 10:00-2:00
, City Hall Park, Burlington. Celebrate ethics in business with kids’ activities, vendors, Jeh Kulu West African Dance and Drumming Company, free Ben & Jerry’s, and more! FREE
Seeing and Disrupting Racism with Kids
Sunday, May 20, 2-4:00, Manchester Community Library, Manchester. Define racism and white fragility to see how it perpetuates harm and learn specific ways to disrupt that cycle. We’ll also discuss age-appropriate talking with kids about racism. Cosponsored by MoveOn Manchester. By donation.
Saturday, May 26, 12pm, PJC. This event breaks down the differences between fair trade labels to help us better understand the Fair Trade Movement. Volunteer Orientation at 11:30. FREE