Berkeley Activist's Calendar, August 5-August 12

Kelly Hammargren, Sustainable Berkeley Coalition
Saturday August 04, 2018 - 11:09:00 AM

Worth Noting:

White supremacists announced plans to rally in downtown Berkeley on Sunday, August 5. There is a broadly sponsored counter rally Sweep Out the Fascists: A Festival of Resilience. 3 links for more information are given below.

August 10 is the deadline for submitting ballot initiatives and the watch is on as to whether Mayor Arreguin will call the special Council meeting this week to vote on the Police Commission Charter amendment. The final version co-authored by Arreguin was built on endless hours of community work.

Wednesday evening Traffic Circles are on the Parks and Waterfront Commission agenda. 

Sunday, August 5, 2018 

Sweep Out the Fascists: A Festival of Resilience, Sun, Aug 5, 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Civic Center Park, Ohlone Playground and Greenway to MLK Park, Festival of Resilience is counter rally to announced rally by white supremacists, white nationalists, Trump supporters in downtown Berkeley at Civic Center Park,  




Monday, August 6 2018 

Ad Hoc subcommittee on Small Business, Mon, Aug, 6, 10:00 – 12:30 pm, 1947 Center St, 3rd Floor, Magnolia Room, Agenda: Presentation Sustainable Economies Law Center on Worker Cooperatives, Succession Planning, Mitigating impacts during contruction 


Public Works Commission T1 Subcommittee with Parks and Waterfront Commission Subcommittee Capital Projects, Mon, Aug, 6, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm, 1901 Hearst, North Berkeley Senior Center, Agenda: Phase 1 and Phase 2 updates 


Tax the Rich rally – Mon, Aug 6, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm top of Solano in front of closed Oaks Theater,  

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 

Stop the Violence Block Party - Berkeley National Night Out, Tue, Aug 7, 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm, McGee @ Stuart, https://www.cityofberkeley.info/CalendarEventMain.aspx?calendarEventID=15522 

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 

Parks and Waterfront Commission, Wed, Aug 8, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, 2800 Park St, Frances Albrier Community Center, Agenda: Traffic Circles, Ferry Service, Marina Plan, Capital Projects https://www.cityofberkeley.info/Clerk/Commissions/Commissions__Parks_and_Waterfront_Commission.aspx 

Thursday, August 9, 2018 

No City meetings scheduled 

Friday, August 10, 2018 

Movies in the Park – Paddington 2, Fri, Aug 10, 8:15 pm – 10:00 pm, 1201 Euclid Ave @ Eunice, Codornices Park 

Saturday, August 11 2018 

Music in the Park – Jazz + R&B, Sat, Aug 11, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Ohlone Park, Hearst @ Grant/McGee 

Music in the Park | Family Concerts, Sat, Aug 11, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Ohlone Park, Hearst @ Grant/McGee 


Sunday, August 12, 2018 

No City events listed 



The meeting list is posted in the Berkeley Daily Planet under Berkeley Activist’s Calendar 



The meeting list is also posted on the Sustainable Berkeley Coalition website. 


When notices of meetings are found that are posted after Friday 5:00 pm they are added to the website schedule https://www.sustainableberkeleycoalition.com/whats-ahead.html and preceded by LATE ENTRY 

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