Events

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Monday, February 16, 2009
Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Big Brass Bravo! New Orleans Hustlers Brass Band Meets Mariachi MECA
7:00pm, Monday, February 16, 2009
Houston Institute for Culture
708-B Telephone Road @ Lockwood
Houston, Texas 77023
Free

Event Sponsor:
Houston Institute for Culture & MECA

Event Website:
www.houstonculture.org


Thursday, February 19, 2009
Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Come to the February monthly meeting of the Progressive Action Alliance (a week later than usual). This month, we're continuing our discussion about priorities and strategizing for the future. We're inviting representatives from other progressive organizations to come and help us plan events that will help us all network with each other and develop a more effective force for change. Come early (about 6:45PM) to visit; meeting is from 7-9 p.m. Bring something non-messy to eat or drink and share if you wish. If you are reading this on the PAA home page, click on the event title for more info.


Sunday, February 22, 2009
Start: 7:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Event Description:

Please join us for the film "Mardi Gras: Made in China" on Sunday night. There will also be a short presentation about future plans for Houston Institute for Culture. Here are the details:

Mardi Gras: Made in China
7:00pm, Sunday, February 22, 2009
Houston Institute for Culture
708-B Telephone Road
Houston, Texas 77023
Free

Event Sponsor:
Houston Institute for Culture

Event Website:
www.houstonculture.org


Monday, February 23, 2009
Start: 4:00 pm
End: 5:00 pm

Event Description:

Students for a Democratic Society at UH is having a workshop on immigration detention centers in the US. The workshop will be 2 short films and a presentation. Free pizza and soda.

2 days:
Monday, February 23 from 4-5 pm at the UH university center (UC) Pacific room. The room is downstairs.

Event Sponsor:
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS)

Event Website:
http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#/event.php?eid=51192314755&ref=ts


Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

As part of its monthly film series, Houston Indymedia will screen 'Pirate Radio USA’ at 7:00pm, Wednesday, February 25th at Rice Cinema.

Pirate Radio USA is a documentary about the underground world of illegal radio in America, where people play what they want and say what they want–unless the FCC catches them…

Event Website:
www.himc.org


Friday, February 27, 2009
Start: 5:00 pm
Start: Feb 27 2009 - 5:00pm
End: Mar 1 2009 - 7:00pm

Event Description:

Keynote Speaker: Amy Goodman
Register now at http://www.dsausa.org/yds/Feb2009/confreg.html.

President-elect Barack Obama has yet to sit in the Oval Office, but the nation’s political and social scenes are already changing. The questions to ask are “what kind of change” and “what can we do?” To answer them, Young Democratic Socialists (YDS) is hosting, “Beyond the Ballot: Making the Movement Matter,” a national three-day conference that will bring together progressive youth and movement veterans to discuss strategies for the new terrain on which we struggle.

Event Sponsor:
Young Democratic Socialists

Event Website:
www.ydsusa.org/news/beyond-the-ballot-2009


Saturday, February 28, 2009
(all day)
Start: Feb 27 2009 - 5:00pm
End: Mar 1 2009 - 7:00pm

Event Description:

Keynote Speaker: Amy Goodman
Register now at http://www.dsausa.org/yds/Feb2009/confreg.html.

President-elect Barack Obama has yet to sit in the Oval Office, but the nation’s political and social scenes are already changing. The questions to ask are “what kind of change” and “what can we do?” To answer them, Young Democratic Socialists (YDS) is hosting, “Beyond the Ballot: Making the Movement Matter,” a national three-day conference that will bring together progressive youth and movement veterans to discuss strategies for the new terrain on which we struggle.

Event Sponsor:
Young Democratic Socialists

Event Website:
www.ydsusa.org/news/beyond-the-ballot-2009


Sunday, March 1, 2009
End: 7:00 pm
Start: Feb 27 2009 - 5:00pm
End: Mar 1 2009 - 7:00pm

Event Description:

Keynote Speaker: Amy Goodman
Register now at http://www.dsausa.org/yds/Feb2009/confreg.html.

President-elect Barack Obama has yet to sit in the Oval Office, but the nation’s political and social scenes are already changing. The questions to ask are “what kind of change” and “what can we do?” To answer them, Young Democratic Socialists (YDS) is hosting, “Beyond the Ballot: Making the Movement Matter,” a national three-day conference that will bring together progressive youth and movement veterans to discuss strategies for the new terrain on which we struggle.

Event Sponsor:
Young Democratic Socialists

Event Website:
www.ydsusa.org/news/beyond-the-ballot-2009


Saturday, March 7, 2009
Start: 7:30 am
End: 6:00 pm

Event Description:

Students for a Democratic Society at UH is sponsoring a protest at the T. Don Hutto immigrant detention center in Taylor, TX. This particular facility detains children, which is morally reprehensible. As a part of the 100 actions in 100 days to end family detention, we are calling on people and organizations from throughout Texas to join us on March 7th in Taylor Texas at 11am at the T. Don Hutto Residential Facility.

Event Sponsor:
Students for a Democratic Society at UH

Event Website:
http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/event.php?eid=52349472334


Thursday, March 12, 2009
Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Please join KPFT 90.1, Veterans for Peace Chapter 12, and Iraq Veterans Against the War for the release of Aaron Glantz's latest book "The War Comes Home: Washington's Battle against America's Veterans".

Event Sponsor:
KPFT, VFP, IVAW

Event Website:
kpft.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=274&Itemid=101


Saturday, March 14, 2009
Start: 9:30 am
Start: Mar 14 2009 - 9:30am
End: Apr 11 2009 - 12:00pm

Event Description:

The Workshop series by Greener Living in Houston in collaboration with the City of Houston gives the homeowner the opportunity to learn how to conserve energy and save money. You will learn what changes to make to your home and your habits to reduce your energy use and your energy bill. We will cover electricity, natural gas, gasoline, water and recycling.

Event Sponsor:
Greener Living In Houston and the City of Houston

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Sunday, March 15, 2009
(all day)
Start: Mar 14 2009 - 9:30am
End: Apr 11 2009 - 12:00pm

Event Description:

The Workshop series by Greener Living in Houston in collaboration with the City of Houston gives the homeowner the opportunity to learn how to conserve energy and save money. You will learn what changes to make to your home and your habits to reduce your energy use and your energy bill. We will cover electricity, natural gas, gasoline, water and recycling.

Event Sponsor:
Greener Living In Houston and the City of Houston

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Monday, March 16, 2009
(all day)
Start: Mar 14 2009 - 9:30am
End: Apr 11 2009 - 12:00pm

Event Description:

The Workshop series by Greener Living in Houston in collaboration with the City of Houston gives the homeowner the opportunity to learn how to conserve energy and save money. You will learn what changes to make to your home and your habits to reduce your energy use and your energy bill. We will cover electricity, natural gas, gasoline, water and recycling.

Event Sponsor:
Greener Living In Houston and the City of Houston

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Tuesday, March 17, 2009
(all day)
Start: Mar 14 2009 - 9:30am
End: Apr 11 2009 - 12:00pm

Event Description:

The Workshop series by Greener Living in Houston in collaboration with the City of Houston gives the homeowner the opportunity to learn how to conserve energy and save money. You will learn what changes to make to your home and your habits to reduce your energy use and your energy bill. We will cover electricity, natural gas, gasoline, water and recycling.

Event Sponsor:
Greener Living In Houston and the City of Houston

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Wednesday, March 18, 2009
(all day)
Start: Mar 14 2009 - 9:30am
End: Apr 11 2009 - 12:00pm

Event Description:

The Workshop series by Greener Living in Houston in collaboration with the City of Houston gives the homeowner the opportunity to learn how to conserve energy and save money. You will learn what changes to make to your home and your habits to reduce your energy use and your energy bill. We will cover electricity, natural gas, gasoline, water and recycling.

Event Sponsor:
Greener Living In Houston and the City of Houston

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


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