Today/Tonight’s Schedule for our OCCUPY THE NEW YEAR BRIGHT NIGHT FESTIVITIES! All are welcomed and encouraged to join!
10AM-5PM: Park Clean Up, Sign & Banner Making, Re-Occupy the Fence
7PM: People’s Soapbox
8PM: Musical Guests
9PM: Occupy Bright Night Dinner
10:30-1AM: OP Bright Night Music & New Year’s Party
11:45PM: Mic Check “Big Scream” portion of Bright Night in KP
12:00AM: HAPPY OCCUPY THE NEW YEAR!
PLEASE BRING BANNERS, SIGNS, TENTS, AND GOOD MOODS!
A benefit show for Occupy Providence will be taking place at AS220 on Thursday, December 21 at 7:30pm! There is a suggested donation of $4-$7 dollars, with all proceeds going to OP’s winter fund.
FEATURING: Prayers For Atheists, Wachumchik Warrior Society (RI Native American / inter-tribal movement), Occupy AS220 Poetry Showcase w/ Franny Choi & Laura Brown-Lavoie, DJ Magee (Occupy Providence’s legitimate “Resident” DJ), Diane O’Connor (radical violin), Occupy Prov working group report backs / speakers, community action tables, and bands TBA!
click here to download a high resolution flyer to print & distribute!
State House, Our House!
March, Rally, Occupy!
Saturday, December 10th
A day of action for housing justice in Rhode Island!
Join Occupy Providence, the Rhode Island Housing Advocacy Project, and the Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless as we occupy the state house lawn, calling on our elected officials to take action to end homelessness and protect Rhode Islanders’ right to safe and affordable housing. Activities all day and all night, including:
- 12PM: Community lunch at Burnside Park, followed by a march through the city to the State House!
- 2 PM: Rally at the State House lawn
- Followed by an afternoon of activities at the State House, including a rally, teach-in, General Assembly, music, and vigil. Continue reading
Here is the current G.A. schedule! Note:Emergency meetings can always be called if needed.