5:30 p.m. Doors open
6:00 p.m. Dinner by reservation only ($10 per person. Call (231) 652-6020 by May 13)
6:45-8:00 p.m. Book reading and discussion
Author and community organizer Rivera Sun will read and discuss her book The Dandelion Insurrection. Participants may attend the book reading without the dinner at no charge but donations are welcomed. For more information contact email@example.com.
Ms. Sun will make three appearances in Newaygo County:
• May 21 - Evening Book Reading and Discussion at Hit The Road Joe Café, Croton
• May 22 - Workshop: Social Media for Social Change at Grant Area District Library
• May 23 - Workshop: Seeds of Change at Fremont Area District Library
For more information or to register for any of these events email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (231) 924-5292.
These events are sponsored by Newaygo County People For Peace, Group Engage, and several individuals. Help support NCPP and Rivera Sun. If you can not participate but would like to provide a scholarship or help defray the expenses of bringing Rivera to Michigan please email email@example.com.
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Ms. Sun is the co-founder of the Love-In Action Network, a nationwide set of nonviolent study and action groups and the social media director for Pace e Bene/Campaign Nonviolence.
Rivera regularly teaches workshops on strategic nonviolent actions. She is the author of three social protest novels, The Dandelion Insurrection, Billionaire Buddha, and Steam Drills, Treadmills, and Shooting Stars as well as nine theatrical plays, a book of poetry and a nonfiction study guide that accompanies the fiction work of The Dandelion Insurrection. To learn more about Rivera visit her website: www.riverasun.com.