At the Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Plant near Denver, people spent years protesting and getting arrested. In 1983 they decided to try something completely different. They surrounded Rocky Flats hand-in-hand around its 17 mile perimeter.
The Encirclement was on Saturday, Oct. 15, 1983. This was the action that lead directly to the founding of the Boulder Peace Center, later renamed Rocky Mountain Peace and Justic...
We've been receiving requests to get more involved with activism at RMPJC and we welcome the support! The RMPJC Collectives are groups who meet on a regular basis (lately by phone conference) to address different issues and take action. To get more involved please contact the coordinator listed here:
When: 2nd and 4th Wednesdays
For more information contact Carolyn at email@example.com or 720-509-3378
We held a vigil on our block of Marine street and it engaged neighbors eager to have a voice in the profound social change and lament currently growing. Several young activists started the event by talking to neighbors door to door, briefly, to announce the event, then writing and delivering a simple invitation with date, time and place, a phone number to call with questions, and a statement about honoring George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, T...
When: Saturday and Sunday, December 7th & 8th, 11am - 5pm
Reception for RMPJC: December 8th, 2 - 3pm
Where: 2830 5th St., Boulder
Nancy Sullo, local artist and Peace Center supporter, is having an art show and sale. If you mention RMPJC, Nancy will donate 50% of your sale to RMPJC. There will be watercolors available in a wide range of prices and sizes, both framed and unframed, many at reduced prices.
At RMPJC we are so grateful for our interns! Our internship programs are mutually beneficial - the intern gets an opportunity to practice and expand their skills while RMPJC gets a fresh perspective on our work and help on relevant projects.
Rafi Katz is a 27-year-old graduate student in the Resilient Leadership program at Naropa University. Rafi received his bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation Management from Fl...
Music, dancing and wonderful food await you at RMPJC's Summer Celebration. We are so fortunate to have award winning songwriter and acclaimed vocalist, Joe Jencks as our headliner. Joe 's music is brilliant and beautiful and entertains, enlightens and inspires, all at the same time!
The event will also feature music by local musicians, includi...
When: Tuesday March 5th (pubic hearing at approximately 8:30pm)
Where: Boulder Municipal Building, 1777 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302
Email Boulder City Council at: Council@bouldercolorado.gov
Boulder City Council staff's proposed ordinance 8318 does not preclude future online petitions for initiative and referendum. But it does put City time and money towards the proprietary eSign or similar system where circulators use tablets to collect el...
Where: Unitarian Universalist Church, 5001 E. Pennsylvania, Boulder
Joe Jencks, award-winning singer-songwriter and celebrated vocalist performs with Elena Klaver, well-known musician, community activist, and KGNU volunteer. Tickets for the concert are $15-$20 sliding scale, available at the door.