Campaign Nonviolence, Take Action, September 21-27


September 21
12:30 – 5:00 pm
Interfaith Celebration of International Day of Peace
Holy Spirit Retreat Center
4316 Lanai Road, Encino, CAKeynote address by Kathy Kelly followed by an Interfaith Panel:
Salam Al-Marayati, President of Muslim Affairs Council;
Rabbi Susan Goldberg, Wilshire Boulevard Temple, Los Angeles;
Rev. Chris Ponnet, Pastor, Chaplain St. Camillus Center.
Facilitated by Rt. Rev. Alexei Smith, Ecumenical and Interreligious Officer for the Los Angeles Archdiocese.
The event is envisioned by the “Muslim and Catholic Women in Conversation.”
September 21
4:00 pm
Interfaith Public Peace Gathering
Aztec Park, La Mesa, CA (San Diego area)
Words of Peace will be proclaimed from 6-7 interfaith traditions, music will be provided by three children’s choirs, all gathered will witness to peace as one.
Contact: LaVern Olberding,
September 21
4:30 – 6:00 pm
6th Annual Interfaith Walk and Rally for Peace
“Many Faiths, One Future”

Sponsored by the Claremont Interfaith Working Group for Mideast Peace
An Event to Promote Friendship and Understanding Among Faiths in the Pomona Valley
Contact: or 909-542-8150
September 22
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Kathy Kelly at Cal Lutheran University
60 W Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks, CA.(Los Angeles area)
Contact: Jake Donaldson,
September 23
4:30 pm
Public Action at Port Hueneme Naval Facility
Bard Road and Ventura Road
Contact: John Jerpe,
September 23
5:00 – 6:30 pm
Peace Vigil at Orange Circle
Orange, CA (Range County area)
with Orange County Peace Coalition
September 23
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Kathy Kelly at St. Joseph Center
480 S. Batavia, Orange, CA
Contact: 714-633-8121 x7716,
September 24
7:00 – 8:30 pm
“Conversations with Dorothy Day,” a one woman play performed by Sharon Halsey-Hoover
St. Columban Catholic Church
10801 Stanford Ave., Garden Grove, CA
September 24
5:00 – 6:30 pm
Senior Patriots Peace Demonstration
Leisure World, Seal Beach, CA
in collaboration with Military Families Speak Out and Orange County Peace Coalition.
September 24
6:00 pm
Kathy Kelly at Los Angeles Catholic Worker
632 N. Brittania, Los Angeles, CA
Contact: 323-627-8789
September 25 Kathy Kelly in San Diego
Contact: LaVern Olberding,
September 26 Overnight fast Bishop Alemany High School, 8:00 pm – 8:00 am
Contact: Donald Levan,
September 27
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Take a Spot On Harbor Blvd
Orange County area
Public Actions at 10 Stations to Connect the Dots for a Just Peace
Contact: Alice Soto, 714-465-9361
Monday – Friday
12:00 pm
Roman Catholic Liturgy with a special emphasis on nonviolence each day
St. Camillus Center for Spiritual Care
1911 Zonal, Los Angeles, CA
September 21-27 Week of fasting Fr. Chris Ponnet will lead a rotating liquid only fast beginning Sunday, September 21.
Contact: 714-420-6771
September 14
10:00 am
Blaise Bonpane will interview Kathy Kelly on KPFK 90.7fm
Contact: 714-420-6771
September 14 Peace Concert and More
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church
Lakeside, CA (San Diego County area)
For the next year the San Diego area will gather on the first Saturday of the month, beginning on September 6, for a First Saturday 24 Hour Fast and Pray Synergy. All involved are intentionally fasting from/curbing the urge to judge, threaten, yell, point a finger, argue, burst into anger, think negatively, etc.
September 28
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Peace Witness at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels
555 W. Temple, Los Angeles, CA

Contact:, 714-420-6771

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