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Some 2011 calendar items, local Green Party history
2011

January

Saturday, January First
Happy New Year! Let's make it a good one.
Monday, January 3
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
Rescheduled
Wednesday, January 5
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens WAS our default meeting place, but we met elsewhere; stay tuned.
Wednesday, January 12

GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Topic: Radio Pacifica in Houston (KPFT) - Watch online on Vimeo

Monday, January 17 [official MLK day]

The Original Martin Luther King Day Parade
Many affiliated organizations will participate;
Begins at 10 AM near the Baseball Stadium,
Texas Avenue and Crawford more or less.

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

TOPICS: Elections, other issues. Be there.

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
NEW MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Wednesday, January 19
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
Friday, January 21
Rally opposing Corporate Personhood
Federal Building near Tranquility Park
[Rusk and Smith]
Wednesday, January 26
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Topic: Peace and Justice in Palestine - Watch online on Vimeo
February
Wednesday, February 2
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
Monday, February 7
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
Wednesday, February 9
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Topic: Texas Legislature, current session - Watch online on Vimeo
Wednesday, February 16
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
Monday, February 21

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Steering Committee election

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Wednesday, February 23
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Topic: Historically Black Colleges and Universities - Watch online on Vimeo
Friday, February 25
Green Party Benefit Concert
8:00 PM @ Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone Road

(South Lockwood & Telephone in Houston)
with Wild Rabbit Salad, Dr. Rick and the Burners, Tom Loud - yer friendly neigbhorhood folksinger
and
Cathy Courtney - report/discussion on healthcare and politics in the USA
Monday, February 28
"Talking Green"
7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019

Get together with fellow Greens to break bread, talk politics and strategize.
March
Wednesday, March 2
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
Monday, March 7
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
Wednesday, March 9
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Topic: Police Brutality in Houston - Watch online on Vimeo
Monday, March 14
"Talking Green"
7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019

Get together with fellow Greens to break bread, talk politics and strategize.

[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Tuesday, March 15
Rally "Day of Outrage"
4:30-6:30 PM, Houston City Hall
Wednesday, March 16
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
Monday, March 21

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Local Elections

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Wednesday, March 23
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Topic: Women Helping & Empowering Women - Watch online on Vimeo
Monday, March 28
"Talking Green"
7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019

Get together with fellow Greens to break bread, talk politics and strategize.

[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, March 30
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
Thursday, March 31
Green Party Benefit Concert
8:00 PM @ Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone Road

(South Lockwood & Telephone in Houston)
April
Monday, April 4
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
Wednesday, April 6
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, April 11
"Talking Green"
7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens to break bread, talk politics and strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, April 13
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
Monday, April 18

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Local Elections

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Wednesday, April 20
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, April 25
"Talking Green"
7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019

Get together with fellow Greens to break bread, talk politics and strategize.

[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, April 27
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
May
Sunday, May 1
2 PM
Stand Up For Justice

March and Rally with Houston immigration rights community
start at Bellaire and Renwick, end at Burnet Bayland Park
Sunday, May 1
2 PM
Stand Up For Justice

March and Rally with Houston immigration rights community
start at Bellaire and Renwick, end at Burnet Bayland Park
Monday, May 2
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
Wednesday, May 4
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Thursday, May 5

8:00 PM @ Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone Road
(South Lockwood & Telephone in Houston)
Musical performances by
More Cowbell, TX * Vociferous Vortex
Tom Loud (Tom the Folksinger) * Gary Yokie
political speeches, serious standup, discussion,
PLUS: The mystery of CINCO de MAYO explained!

Monday, May 9
"Talking Green"
7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019

Get together with fellow Greens to break bread, talk politics and strategize.

[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, May 11
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
Monday, May 16

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Local Elections
; Black Justice Coalition
Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Wednesday, May 18
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Sunday, May 22
Art Car Parade
We were iin it, and elicited comments!
links to come
Monday, May 23
"Talking Green"
7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019

Get together with fellow Greens to break bread, talk politics and strategize.

[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, May 25
GreenWatch planning meeting, 7:00-9:00 PM
Field of Greens is our default meeting place, but we sometimes meet to plan at different places; stay tuned.
June
Wednesday, June 1
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, June 6
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
Monday, June 13
"Green Party 101"
7-9 PM at
Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond
A "class" to interactively "inform" people who may not have heard of the Green Party what we're all about.
[preempts usual 2nd and 4th Mondays "G3" meetings at West Gray Cafe]
Wednesday, June 15
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, June 20

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Movie, "The Power of Community" about Cuba and post-oil economy; M. C. Swearingen talked about living more lightly on the earth in Houston.

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Saturday, June 25
Green Party of Texas
annual statewide meeting

Havens Center, Alabama at Woodhead, Houston
This was the off-year gathering.
Officers were elected, by-laws and platform were considered.
Houston Pride Parade
We were in it, and elicited comments
WOOT!!!
Monday, June 27
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, June 29
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
July
Tuesday, July 5
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, usually 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
[RESCHEDULED this month due to holiday]
Monday, July 11
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, July 13
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, July 18

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Local Elections

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Monday, July 25
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, July 27
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
August
Monday, August 1
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
Monday, August 8
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, August 10
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, August 15

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Local Elections

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Monday, August 22
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, August 24
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Stop the Toxic Wells
Saturday, August 27

Fundraising House Party, 1-3 PM
Come help Green Party members Amy Price and Don Cook.
They both seek At-Large Houston City Council seats.
Join us at Lee and Hardy Loe's green house,
1844 Kipling (between Woodhead and Hazard)

September
Saturday, September 3
Green Party PARTY, Benefit Concert
7-11 PM @ Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone Road

(South Lockwood & Telephone in Houston)
Musicians and Spoken Word
the theme will be Labor Day, but open to material on all 10 key values.

suggested donation $5; under/unemployed free
Tuesday, September 6
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 2224 North Blvd.
ususally 1st Monday of the month; changed due to Labor Day holiday
Wednesday, September 7
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, September 12
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Monday, September 19

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS:
Local Elections, Facebook tutorial, Keystone XL pipeline, Climate Change
Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Wednesday, September 21
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, September 26
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
October
Monday, October 3
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
Wednesday, October 5
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, October 10
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Monday, October 17

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Local Elections

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Wednesday, October 19
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, October 24
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
November
Wednesday, November 2
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Monday, November 7
Harris County Green Party Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM, 1st Monday of the month; 2224 North Blvd.
Tuesday, November 8
Saturday, November 12
HPJC Awards Dinner
Awardees include Jim Hightower, Houston Food Not Bombs,
Monday, November 14
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
Wednesday, November 16

GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:30-9:30 PM We The People TV
Our last Wednesday live show. For a while? Forever?
Who knows. HMS Rules:
New programmers seeking a series get priority.
WELCOME, New Programmers!

WE MOVE TO MONDAY
8-9 PM starting
Nov. 28

Monday, November 21

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Local Elections

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people.
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Monday, November 28
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
GreenWatch TV
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:00-9:00 PM We The People TV
THIS IS OUR FIRST TIME DOING THE SHOW ON A MONDAY.
Big Change. Change is in the Air. Accentuate it!

December
Monday, December 5
moving to 1st Wednesday of the month in January
Harris County Green Party
Steering Committee Meeting
7:00-9:00 PM; 2224 North Blvd.
Monday, December 12
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]
GreenWatch TV : this time we feature Occupy Houston
Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
Streaming LIVE! 8:00-9:00 PM We The People TV
THIS IS OUR 2nd TIME DOING THE SHOW ON A MONDAY.
Big Change. Change is in the Air. Make it happen!
Monday, December 19

Harris County GREEN PARTY General Membership Meeting
6:30-9:00 PM, 3rd Monday of every month.

MAJOR TOPICS: Politics, running for offices; meeting night change

Join members of Harris County Green Party for this regular meeting -- open to all interested people
MEETING PLACE: Leisure Learning Unlimited (LLU), 2990 Richmond, 6th floor [between Kirby & Buffalo Speedway; ample parking in front of and behind the building].
Many of us continue to discuss matters afterwards, so be sure to mingle.

Monday, December 26 (Boxing Day)
"G3" gathering
[Green Community, Green Thought, Green Action]

7 PM at West Gray Cafe, 415 W. Gray, Houston 77019
Get together with fellow Greens: break bread, talk politics, strategize.
[2nd and 4th Mondays]

MAY BE CANCELLED FOR HOLIDAYS
GreenWatch TV
HOLIDAY: Required by HMS to be a pre-recorded show
(not live, studio will be closed)

Harris County Green Party's own call in talk show on public affairs and local issues.
8:00-9:00 PM We The People TV

DETAILS ABOUT ONGOING ACTIONS ESPECIALLY RELEVANT TO HARRIS COUNTY FROM THE TOP OF THIS PAGE:

Death Penalty Vigils --Whenever Texas plans to kill someone, abolitionists gather from 5:30 - 6:20 p.m. on the day of each state execution. To learn about executions scheduled , see TDCJ and Texas Moratorium. Sponsored by Texas Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, Texas Death Penalty Abolition Movement. and Amnesty International Group 23. See also www.texasmoratorium.org and see http://www.amnestyusa.org/abolish/ NB: Nationwide link to execution alerts: www.ncadp.org/execution_alerts.html


latest update: 2012.01.03


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