Civic Saturdays Resume!
Saturday, September 9, 10 – 11:30am, Roslindale Community Center
Boston-based historian and educator Kevin M. Levin discusses: “Understanding Confederate Monuments in the Wake of Charlottesville.” Read more.
Children’s Immigration Story Hour
Saturday, September 16, 11am, Roslindale Public Library Branch
Join us for a fun morning with story hour and art projects centered on our own and others’ stories of coming to America. Great for children ages 4 to 12 but all families welcome!
RISE Leadership and Structure Meeting
Monday, September 25, 6:30pm, Roslindale House, 120 Poplar Street
Join us to discuss RISE’s newly-forming Leadership Team and overall structure. We recognize that individuals are able to contribute in different ways at different times, and we hope to provide a structure that can maximize the contributions and gifts of everyone while providing a firm and lasting foundation for RISE.
TUESDAY OCTOBER 3, 2017 CRIMINAL JUSTICE FORUM PLANNING MEETING
Please join our newly formed Criminal Justice Group (a sub-group of our Racial Justice Working Group) on Tuesday October 3, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at Roslindale House 120 Poplar Street. We are in process of planning a Criminal Justice Forum for early to mid-November. Come add your ideas and see how you can be part of the planning process. If you have wanted to get involved but haven’t found your spot yet, or if you are already involved, or if you were involved but took a step back and are ready to step back in …you are what we are looking for! We will have shmooze time from 6:30 to 6:45 and begin the meeting promptly at 6:45.
Discussion with MA Senator Mike Rush about the Safe Communities Act
October, Exact Date and Location TBD
At this follow-up meeting with Senator Rush we will discuss progress on the Safe Communities Act, a bill that would protect the civil rights and safety of all MA residents.
Art Show Featuring Roslindale ESOL Students
November, Exact Date and Location TBD
This fall RISE will be kicking off an art project with students at the ABCD English-language program. The sessions will explore themes of identity, country, and family. There will be a small public viewing in November.
Por Venir: Eventos de RISE del otoño
Hora de Cuentos inmigratorios para Niños
Junta de Liderazgo y estructura de RISE
Discusión con el Senador de MA Mike Rush sobre el Acta de Comunidades Seguras
Obras de Arte Presentadas por Estudiantes de Ingles de Roslindale