Community members are invited to attend Peacestock 23 this weekend in Red Wing.
The free Gathering for Peace event is Sunday at Central Park from 1 pm – 7 pm. The topic is “Is Militarism Providing the Security We Seek" and deals with raising awareness about the growing danger of nuclear war, arms proliferation, human rights, and justice issues.
Host Bill Habedank from Red Wing says event will feature; several speakers, including former FBI agent and whistleblower Colleen Rowley, and Professor of Peace Studies at St. Thomas University, Jack Nelson-Palmeyer, and the poetry and music of the Buffalo Weavers.
There will also be food trucks during the event and an open mic at 5:15 pm for 30 minutes for public comment. You need to preregister to speak.
Peacestock 23 is sponsored by Veteran’s for Peace Chapers 115 & 27.