Our central registration and info place will be the Commons, outside the Gallery of Founders Hall. All events will either be in Founders Hall, King Hall or outside, with shows both nights at the Grapevine Cafe 8pm to midnight. For directions, please check out the logistics page.
Registration & Breakfast
Sunday, April 4th, 2004 - 6:00pm
Thursday, April 8th, 2004 - 7:00pm
is fast approaching and we are all getting super excited at how well things
are falling into place. In preparation for the gathering, folks at Guilford
College will be holding an open community discussion in The Underground
of Founders Hall on Thurs @ 7pm. This will be a safe space for anyone
in the community to voice any questions, joys, or concerns about anarchism
in general or about the conference itself. It
(As an added incentive, we'll also be showing a video of PBS's NOW, with Bill Moyers, as well as some amazing first hand footage from Miami, complete with discussion on the current US atmosphere towards dissent.)
This list was compiled by some Chattanooga activists. They have produced a nifty little zine that contains this calendar and more, "Rising Sun: a field guide to the eastern uprisings - a collection of happenings and places in eastern North America, 2004." Its intended as an easy to use guide to lots of the groovy happenings and places in the east this year. If you would like a copy, please drop an email to johnjEF@bledsoe.net or send a dollar or two to PO Box 281 Chattanooga, TN 37401 They would like help with photocopying and postage costs. You can photocopy the zine and share it around. You can also add or delete things if you would like to. If you would like a version of it as an attachment in MS Publisher, please send an email to magnolia at firstname.lastname@example.org. you will have to add yer own graphics on that one.
April 9-11 - Positive Action's Fourth Annual DIY/T (Do It Yourself/Do It Together) Fest and gathering in Athens, Ohio. The festival has been created to promote skill sharing within our communities and encourage autonomous living. If you're interested please email email@example.com for more info.
April 9-11 - SEANET (southeast anarchist network) convergence Greensboro, NC email: firstname.lastname@example.org
April 12 - Miso making worshop at Wildroots near Hot Springs, NC.
April 13-18 - Wild Foods Walkabout in western NC to wherever we decide. (866) 460-2945 / email@example.com /
April 16-30 - Invisible Network Convergence - Chicago, IL. Gathering of filmmakers, activists, artists, musicians, programmers, designers, and other cultural creatives. Workshops, Skillshares, Networking and Creativity.
April 17-18 - Nuclear Weapons - Who Profits? Who Pays? - Gathering and protest at the Y12 Nuclear Weapons Facility in Oak Ridge, TN. For information, please contact Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance at 865-483-8202, firstname.lastname@example.org
21-25 - Washington, DC - Anti-globalization/Anti-capitalist protests during
the IMF/World Bank Spring meetings. http://www.abolishthebank.org
25 - March for Freedom of Choice
- Washington, D.C.
RADICAL PRO-CHOICE CALL TO ACTION April 25, 2004: Washington, DC-feminists, radical cheerleaders, anti-authoritarians, anarchists and all those concerned with women's autonomy: join us for a highly festive mobile cheer bloc! To get involved contact: The Radical Cheerleaders of DC: RCDC@mutualaid.org or Corie at 202-246-1822 or email@example.com or Michael at 202-213-3365 or firstname.lastname@example.org
April 28-May 2 - Rivercane Rendezvous - a primitive skills gathering with workshops and skillshares. Call 828-389-9336
May Day - you know what to do!
May 8 - Visions in Feminism conference at University of Maryland, College Park. 703-276-9768 or email email@example.com
May 15-16 - Montreal 5th Annual Anarchist Bookfair and Gathering 2515, rue Delisle (near metro Lionel-Groulx) MONTREAL, QUEBEC The Montreal Anarchist Bookfair is the largest anarchist cultural gathering in northeastern North America. firstname.lastname@example.org telephone: 514-859-9090 post: Montreal Anarchist Bookfair 2033, boulevard St-Laurent Montreal, Quebec H2X 2T3 CANADUH
May 28-31 - 14th Heartwood Forest Council, Middleburg, Virginia (45 minutes west of Washington D.C.) Forest protection gathering with workshops, great music, amazing food, bonfires, dancing & rejuvenation! For more info: (812) 337-8898 - email@example.com
28 - 30 - Activist Summit
and Communities Conference at The Farm near Summertown, TN. Contact:
Village Media, PO Box 259, Summertown, TN 38483. firstname.lastname@example.org
931-964-3574 or 931-964-2590 email: Thomas@villagemedia.com or
June 4-6 - Up Against the Wal-Mart! Protest the shareholders meeting in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Email: email@example.com
June 8-10 - Global Days of Action Against Empire! Take decentralized and autonomous action against the Empire! Also - The G8 is meeting at Sea Island, Georgia - there will be Anti-G8 globalization protests near Savannah, GA. www.freesavannah.com/g8/ or www.g8carnival.org or firstname.lastname@example.org
10-14 - Maryland Area Primitive Skills
June 13-21 - Eastern Forest Justice League Third Annual Forest Defense Training camp and skillshare in beautiful Southern Appalachia. contact: 423-949-5922, email@example.com
June 18-20 - Allied Media Conference. Bowling Green, Ohio. Radical "become the media" networking and skillshare event. info: firstname.lastname@example.org Become the Media/Clamor Magazine PO Box 20128 Toledo, OH 43610
June 18 - 20 - Reclaiming Economics: Local Strategies For Promoting Community, Ecology, and Self-Reliance. Near Black Mountain, Western North Carolina. This conference will feature workshops about strategies that communities can use to strengthen their local economies and counter the negative effects of globalization and corporate financial institutions.
June 18-27 - Natural Building Workshop at the Sequatchie Valley Institute at Moonshadow, near Chattanooga, TN. Intensive 10 day workshop covering a variety of natural building methods, including cob and timber framing. SVI/Moonshadow - Route One, Box 304 Whitwell, TN 37397, email@example.com, 423-949-5922.
June 28-July 5 - Earth First! Round River Rendezvous - annual gathering of the Earth First! Movement. maineEF@yahoo.com
30-July 3 - We Are Resisting!
2-11 - Natural Building Intensive.
Includes: Building With
8-11 - 6th Annual Food For Life Workshops
and Gathering at the Sequatchie Valley Institute at Moonshadow, near
Chattanooga, TN. . Join us for a variety of hands on workshops and discussions
about Food. From the practical to the political to the philosophical,
we try to cover it
July 26-29 - Democratic National Convention counter protests, Boston, MA. contact the Bl(A)ck Tea Society at firstname.lastname@example.org
July 23-31 - Permaculture Fundamentals: Principles & Practices. Permaculture is about designing & living in a regenerative human culture. Learn & Practice the principles , strategies, and techniques for reinhabiting your world. email@example.com or
5-8 - Eleventh
Annual Southeast Summer Permaculture Gathering at Earthaven. Network
with permaculturists, organic growers, natural builders, and others. Workshops,
projects, bonfires, music, drumming and
August 12-15 - North American Anarchist Convergence (NAAC) in Athens, Ohio. or firstname.lastname@example.org
August 25-27 - International Food Not Bombs Gathering in NYC.
August 27-29 - 21st Annual Womens Gathering - Twin Oaks Community, VA. Contact: Twin Oaks Womens Gathering c/o 138 Twin Oaks Road, Louisa, Virginia 23093. phone: 540-894-5126 email@example.com or see
August 29 - The World Says No to Bush - Worldwide Day of Action and protests in NYC preceding the Republican National Convention, firstname.lastname@example.org
September 3-5 - Twin Oaks Communities Conference - This conference is a networking and learning opportunity for anyone interested or involved in co-operative or communal lifestyles.call 540-894-5126 or email email@example.com or see
September 17-19 - Love Your Body: An Initiation into Women's Mysteries. Earthaven Ecovillage in western North Carolina. In a safe and sacred context, we will embrace the power of our female bodies. By honoring those aspects of ourselves, we will reclaim the love for our body which is essential for personal and planetary healing. Women only. or firstname.lastname@example.org
September 20-26 - Idapalooza Fruit Jam - A Queer Music Festival in the hills of Tennessee! email@example.com
September 24-26 - Common Ground Country Fair, Unity Maine. One of the countries premier organic country fairs!