Upcoming Occupy Denver Events

January 14, 2012 in Event

Here is a list of upcoming Occupy Denver events and teach-ins. Please come out to show your support and get involved! We also maintain a Facebook Events Calendar that contains a fuller list of our committee meetings (open to anyone). If you want to get involved in the movement, now is the time!

Tuesday, February 14:
5:30pm – Teach-In – Community Activism: An Allied Resistance
A teach-in series led by communities that have been actively resisting the same powers that Occupy faces for hundreds of years. Jordan Garcia will be speaking on immigration this week.

7:00pm – General Assembly
Our weekly indoor general assembly, the voting body of the movement. Everyone is welcome.

Saturday, February 18:
10:30am – Teach-In: Making Effective Signs
A demonstration and discussion of cheap and effective sign-making techniques at the Greek Amphitheater in Civic Center Park. Improve the image of Occupy!

3:00pm – General Assembly
Our weekly outdoor general assembly located in Civic Center Park.

Sunday, February 19:
2:00pm – Non-hierarchical Discussion Group
As a result of low attendance the past two weeks, the non-hierarchical discussion group is moving inside to the Denver Public Library until the weather warms up. The topic will once again be Class/Classism and how it relates to the Occupy movement. Meet in the lobby and RSVP on Facebook.

Monday, February 20
6:30pm – National Occupy Day in Support of Prisoners
Join Occupy Denver, in solidarity with Occupy Oakland, for a night time direct action in support of prisoners’ rights. Meet at 30th and Peoria and bring noisemakers, signs, candles, and your friends and family.

Saturday, February 25
5:00pm – IWW General Strike Coordinating Committee Consulta
Occupy Denver will join in solidarity with many groups locally and nationwide to call for a general strike on May 1, 2012. Please come join Occupy Denver, IWW and other local organizations to start the planning for these actions. The meeting is in El Centro Humanitario at 2260 California St.

Friday, March 30
multi-day – National Occupation of Washington, D.C.
Starting on March 30, 2012, gather for an American Spring in Washington, D.C., an event endorsed by Occupy Denver.