Events

Friday, January 10th, 2020: The Reedley Peace Center welcomes Dr. Joshua Shurley as the first invited speaker of the new year. Joshua is a national board member of Veterans For Peace, president of VFP chapter 180 in Fresno, and is an area educator and activist.

6:30pm-8:00pm at the Reedley Peace Center
On ‘L’ street between 12th and 13th streets 
Reedley, California 93654

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Friday, January 24th, 2020: Join us in welcoming featured speaker, activist, and author Tim Keenan from Northern Michigan’s VFP chapter for an invited talk and screening of his documentary film, Naneek.

6:30-8:00pm at the Fresno Center for Nonviolence
1584 N. Van Ness Ave in Fresno, 93728

Tim’s 2016 book The Good Hike chronicles his journey on the Appalachian trail, weaving in the beautiful towns and mountains off the trail with the jungle and battle zones in Vietnam, and how he ultimately came to peace with himself. The 2015 documentary film, Naneek chronicles Tim’s return to Vietnam over four decades later, as he met with former enemies, revisited old battlegrounds, and confronted the past.